Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 256 238
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 18 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.56% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.94% 4.94% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 45 19
Manchester median annual salary £29,000 £36,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.55% +17.74% -22.50%
10th Percentile £19,000 £29,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £38,000 £48,750 £43,750
North West median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year -4.11% +14.96% -34.87%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 928 871 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.52% 11.39% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 773 746 559
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +9.59% +10.61%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,875 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Manchester.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford 0 2 £31,500 -10.00% 1
VMware ESXi
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) SLA
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco
7 6 (33.33%) Citrix
7 6 (33.33%) Office 365
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
8 5 (27.78%) DNS
8 5 (27.78%) SCCM
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) SAN
10 3 (16.67%) Dell
10 3 (16.67%) EMC
10 3 (16.67%) DHCP
10 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (16.67%) Management Information System

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Server Patching
2 3 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 2 (11.11%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
4 2 (11.11%) MCP
4 2 (11.11%) MCSA
4 2 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) CCA
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) NCDA
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (16.67%) COSHH
2 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Xen
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) EMC
4 3 (16.67%) Isilon
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp