The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England / North East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 79 76
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.18% 0.75% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 1.37% 6.52% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% -  

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 73 92 83
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 13.01% 11.46% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 68 86 80
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,775 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £37,500 £46,000
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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in the North East

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +15 1 £27,500 -38.88%
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 7 (87.50%) vCenter Server
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) Symantec
4 5 (62.50%) Sophos
4 5 (62.50%) Clustering
4 5 (62.50%) Dell
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) DMZ
4 5 (62.50%) SMTP
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) DMZ
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) SMTP
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 5 (62.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (62.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) vCenter Server
2 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) Dell
4 5 (62.50%) Extreme Networks
4 5 (62.50%) Sophos
4 5 (62.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless