Period
to 30 November 2021

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 6 months to 30 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > North East
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 99 71 96
Rank change year-on-year -28 +25 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 6 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.70% 0.78% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 3.59% 4.26% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £38,698
25th Percentile £29,063 £34,688 £40,496
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £40,000 £44,741
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% -10.60% +49.14%
75th Percentile £53,125 £43,625 £47,737
90th Percentile £71,500 £44,500 £48,784
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% -3.33%

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 251 141 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.43% 18.29% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 224 127 132
10th Percentile £25,575 £23,200 £21,550
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,125 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £42,500 £38,741
Median % change year-on-year +2.35% +9.70% -4.93%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.64% +10.00% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in the North East

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in the North East.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in the North East

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware ESXi in the North East over the 6 months to 30 November 2021.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 30 November 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -20 8 £43,750 +9.38% 8
Durham -13 1 - - 1
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 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 North East region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) vSphere
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) vCenter Server
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) VMware NSX
5 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Data Security
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) PKI
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management

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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (22.22%) Azure
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Security
2 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) PLM
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Management
3 1 (11.11%) Tech Ops
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) VMware NSX
4 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (11.11%) PowerCLI
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Zerto