Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 214 242
Rank change year-on-year +52 +28 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 16 27 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.50% 0.49% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 2.68% 3.05% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 29
Median annual salary £57,000 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.50% +50.94% -17.19%
North West median annual salary £57,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +42.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 597 884 1,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.63% 16.04% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 529 741 1,048
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £71,325 £67,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49% +18.67%

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 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) Azure
2 10 (62.50%) EMC
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) NetApp
3 9 (56.25%) Migration
3 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (56.25%) VMware NSX
4 8 (50.00%) vSphere
4 8 (50.00%) Public Cloud
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (43.75%) Firewall
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) vRealize
5 7 (43.75%) VSAN
5 7 (43.75%) vCloud
5 7 (43.75%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) Ansible
6 5 (31.25%) Docker
6 5 (31.25%) Machine Learning
6 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 5 (31.25%) Confluence
6 5 (31.25%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) AWS
6 5 (31.25%) Cyber Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) Task Automation
6 5 (31.25%) SDLC
6 5 (31.25%) DevSecOps

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 5 (31.25%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Azure
2 5 (31.25%) AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) VSAN
2 5 (31.25%) IPv4
2 5 (31.25%) OSPF
2 5 (31.25%) VLAN
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) WebEx
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 7 (43.75%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Storage Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Storage Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior VMware Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) Cyber Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) Data Science
3 5 (31.25%) DevSecOps
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Machine Learning
3 5 (31.25%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Task Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (12.50%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 5 (31.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (31.25%) GIAC
2 5 (31.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware NSX
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) vSphere
3 7 (43.75%) vCloud
4 5 (31.25%) Docker
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) vRealize
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Puppet
3 3 (18.75%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) EMC
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) NetApp
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) Splunk
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam