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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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 237 175 180
Rank change year-on-year -62 +5 +51
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 22 48 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 1.07% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 2.23% 5.46% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 20
10th Percentile £33,000 £39,500 £19,000
25th Percentile £38,125 - £29,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.00% +25.00% +50.94%
75th Percentile £48,438 £57,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £58,125
North West median annual salary £41,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.00% +5.26% +46.15%

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 986 879 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.31% 19.58% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 721 716 469
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,375 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £47,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.53% -5.00% +17.65%

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 28 June 2022.

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 28 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Salford - 2 £41,000 - 2
Stockport - 1 £27,500 -
VMware ESXi
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
1 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
2 16 (72.73%) Remote Desktop
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft 365
2 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 15 (68.18%) DHCP
3 15 (68.18%) DNS
3 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 15 (68.18%) WSUS
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (54.55%) Citrix
5 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (45.45%) SAN
6 10 (45.45%) Azure
7 9 (40.91%) Capacity Management
7 9 (40.91%) Patch Management
7 9 (40.91%) Server Patching
7 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (40.91%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (40.91%) Server Management
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (40.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 9 (40.91%) Dell
7 9 (40.91%) EMC
7 9 (40.91%) SAML
7 9 (40.91%) FTP

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 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (40.91%) IIS
3 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (45.45%) Azure
3 6 (27.27%) AWS
4 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Remote Desktop
2 15 (68.18%) DHCP
2 15 (68.18%) DNS
3 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (45.45%) SAN
5 9 (40.91%) FTP
5 9 (40.91%) SNMP
6 8 (36.36%) WAN
7 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 7 (31.82%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) VLAN
7 7 (31.82%) VPN
8 6 (27.27%) MPLS
8 6 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (31.82%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) IT Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) IT Systems Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Clustering
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
1 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Capacity Management
1 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
1 9 (40.91%) Patch Management
1 9 (40.91%) Server Management
1 9 (40.91%) Server Patching
2 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) Agile
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCA
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.64%) Docker
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) WSUS
2 9 (40.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (40.91%) SCOM
2 9 (40.91%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (13.64%) Ansible
3 3 (13.64%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) Cisco
4 12 (54.55%) Citrix
5 9 (40.91%) Dell
5 9 (40.91%) EMC
6 6 (27.27%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (4.55%) Draytek
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) N-able
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam