Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 161 192 236
Rank change year-on-year +31 +44 +36
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 31 27 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.84% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 4.43% 3.13% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 22
10th Percentile " £19,000 £24,250
25th Percentile £36,500 £24,250 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £50,000 £30,750
Median % change year-on-year +14.00% +62.60% +8.85%
75th Percentile " £57,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £57,200 £63,750 £48,025
North West median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £37,750
% change year-on-year +18.92% +22.52% +7.86%

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 700 864 1,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.86% 17.61% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 606 684 895
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £23,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £33,399 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in Manchester.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware ESXi in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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
Altrincham 0 1 £55,000 +175.00%
VMware ESXi
North West

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (96.77%) Azure
3 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) Public Cloud
4 18 (58.06%) DevOps
4 18 (58.06%) Linux
4 18 (58.06%) Firewall
4 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (51.61%) Migration
6 15 (48.39%) NetApp
6 15 (48.39%) EMC
6 15 (48.39%) Enterprise Storage
6 15 (48.39%) VMware NSX
7 14 (45.16%) Cyber Intelligence
7 14 (45.16%) SDLC
7 14 (45.16%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 14 (45.16%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 14 (45.16%) Data Science
7 14 (45.16%) DevSecOps
7 14 (45.16%) Infrastructure as Code
7 14 (45.16%) Task Automation
7 14 (45.16%) Machine Learning
7 14 (45.16%) Ansible
7 14 (45.16%) Docker
7 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
7 14 (45.16%) Confluence
7 14 (45.16%) Puppet
7 14 (45.16%) AWS
7 14 (45.16%) Git (software)

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 14 (45.16%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 30 (96.77%) Azure
2 14 (45.16%) AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
2 14 (45.16%) IPv4
2 14 (45.16%) OSPF
2 14 (45.16%) VLAN
2 14 (45.16%) VPN
3 11 (35.48%) VSAN
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
1 14 (45.16%) JIRA
1 14 (45.16%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Lead Systems Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) Linux Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) Senior Consultant
3 9 (29.03%) VMware Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Storage Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior VMware Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Storage Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) VMware Specialist
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Public Cloud
2 15 (48.39%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (12.90%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) DevOps
2 16 (51.61%) Migration
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
3 14 (45.16%) Cyber Intelligence
3 14 (45.16%) Data Science
3 14 (45.16%) DevSecOps
3 14 (45.16%) Infrastructure as Code
3 14 (45.16%) ITIL
3 14 (45.16%) Machine Learning
3 14 (45.16%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) SDLC
3 14 (45.16%) Service Management
3 14 (45.16%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 14 (45.16%) Software Testing
3 14 (45.16%) Task Automation
4 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (12.90%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
2 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
2 14 (45.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) GIAC
1 14 (45.16%) RHCE
2 11 (35.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (48.39%) VMware NSX
3 14 (45.16%) Docker
4 12 (38.71%) vSphere
5 11 (35.48%) vCloud
6 4 (12.90%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Ansible
1 14 (45.16%) Puppet
2 11 (35.48%) vRealize
3 4 (12.90%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (12.90%) SCCM
4 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) EMC
3 15 (48.39%) NetApp
4 14 (45.16%) Oracle
4 14 (45.16%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam