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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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > North East
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 108 88 91
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 7 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.40% 0.62% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.27% 2.94% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
10th Percentile £25,375 £23,500 -
25th Percentile £26,313 £26,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +32.73% -26.67% +15.38%
75th Percentile £63,750 £32,500 £44,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £36,250 -
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year +3.33% -0.55% +2.84%

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 264 238 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.51% 20.97% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 245 207 129
10th Percentile £24,200 £24,250 £22,125
25th Percentile £33,750 £30,750 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £44,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -3 6 £36,500 +32.73%
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 3 (50.00%) vCenter Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware NSX
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) vCloud

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) PLM
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (16.67%) vCloud
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (16.67%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Zerto