Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 233 267
Rank change year-on-year +40 +34 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 28 35 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.55% 0.56% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.10% 3.25% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 14
Median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +22.03% -26.25%
10th Percentile £19,000 £24,250 £23,650
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £47,275
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -10.00%

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 903 1,078 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.70% 17.09% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 721 907 788
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +9.59%

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 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 2020. 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 +22 4 £20,000 -
Salford +13 4 £50,000 +38.89%
VMware ESXi
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) VMware
3 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 19 (67.86%) Office 365
5 16 (57.14%) Linux
6 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 14 (50.00%) Firewall
6 14 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 12 (42.86%) Azure
8 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (39.29%) SAN
9 10 (35.71%) LAN
9 10 (35.71%) WAN
9 10 (35.71%) vSphere
9 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
10 9 (32.14%) XenApp
10 9 (32.14%) NetScaler
10 9 (32.14%) DNS
10 9 (32.14%) Citrix
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco
11 8 (28.57%) NetApp
11 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (28.57%) Docker
11 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
11 8 (28.57%) VMware NSX
12 7 (25.00%) SCCM

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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (14.29%) Apache
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 19 (67.86%) Office 365
2 12 (42.86%) Azure
3 7 (25.00%) AWS
4 5 (17.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (10.71%) AWS CodeBuild
5 3 (10.71%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) SAN
3 10 (35.71%) LAN
3 10 (35.71%) WAN
4 9 (32.14%) DNS
4 9 (32.14%) NetScaler
5 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (21.43%) VoIP
7 5 (17.86%) VSAN
8 4 (14.29%) SMTP
8 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
9 3 (10.71%) Multicast
9 3 (10.71%) Network Security
9 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (10.71%) Wireless
10 2 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (7.14%) Skype
11 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) MariaDB
4 3 (10.71%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
1 3 (10.71%) Public Sector
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Service Desk Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Data Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) LAMP
1 4 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Replication
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (21.43%) Unix
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.71%) CentOS
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) High Availability
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Data Privacy
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.29%) Data Science
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (14.29%) Server Building
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (3.57%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure as Code
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 4 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (35.71%) vSphere
5 9 (32.14%) XenApp
5 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
6 8 (28.57%) Docker
6 8 (28.57%) VMware NSX
7 5 (17.86%) vCloud
8 4 (14.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 4 (14.29%) Firmware
8 4 (14.29%) NFS
8 4 (14.29%) Samba
8 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) Puppet
3 4 (14.29%) Cacti
3 4 (14.29%) Galera Cluster
3 4 (14.29%) HAProxy
3 4 (14.29%) Nagios
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (10.71%) SCOM
4 3 (10.71%) vCenter Server
4 3 (10.71%) vRealize
5 2 (7.14%) XenMobile
6 1 (3.57%) Ansible
6 1 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) VMware
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) NetApp
5 5 (17.86%) EMC
5 5 (17.86%) Veeam
6 4 (14.29%) SAP
7 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.14%) Dell
8 2 (7.14%) Zerto
9 1 (3.57%) Apple