The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 54 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.18% 0.86% -
As % of the System Software category 1.33% 4.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -  

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

System Software Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 75 82 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.66% 17.71% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 57 37
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £23,168
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Merseyside

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) HP

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Server Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP