Period
to 22 October 2018

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 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 91 98
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.35% 0.10% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 1.89% 0.78% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Merseyside median annual salary £50,750 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.92% +52.94% +102.38%
10th Percentile £49,375 £62,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £52,125 £67,500 £43,750
North West median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% -23.53% -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 159 128 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 18.60% 13.05% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 116 91 142
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% -1.91% +15.44%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,625
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

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

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Liverpool +15 3 £50,750 -21.92% 5
VMware ESXi
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) BGP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds