The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 224 237
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 22 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.36% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 3.48% 1.70% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 11
Median salary £36,500 £31,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.96% -18.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,750 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  

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 West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 632 647 688
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.27% 11.22% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 504 538 535
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in the North West

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in the North West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in the North West

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Manchester -13 17 £36,500 +17.74% 4
Cheshire +8 4 £31,250 -3.84% 1
Merseyside -4 2 £47,500 -
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (73.33%) DNS
3 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
4 27 (60.00%) Windows
5 22 (48.89%) Windows Server
6 21 (46.67%) DHCP
7 20 (44.44%) Data Centre
8 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
8 16 (35.56%) Citrix
8 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (33.33%) Firewall
9 15 (33.33%) SQL
10 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
11 13 (28.89%) Migration
11 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
11 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (24.44%) VMware Server
12 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
13 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 9 (20.00%) WSUS
15 8 (17.78%) LAN
15 8 (17.78%) WAN
15 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
15 8 (17.78%) SAN
16 7 (15.56%) Cisco
16 7 (15.56%) Linux
16 7 (15.56%) VoIP
16 7 (15.56%) VLAN
16 7 (15.56%) NAS

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) GroupWise
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon S3
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 33 (73.33%) DNS
2 21 (46.67%) DHCP
3 15 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (17.78%) LAN
4 8 (17.78%) SAN
4 8 (17.78%) WAN
5 7 (15.56%) NAS
5 7 (15.56%) VLAN
5 7 (15.56%) VoIP
6 6 (13.33%) Internet
7 5 (11.11%) VPN
8 3 (6.67%) Network Security
8 3 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (4.44%) DMVPN
9 2 (4.44%) IPsec
9 2 (4.44%) ISDN
9 2 (4.44%) PSTN
9 2 (4.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.22%) Retail
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior Server Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Server Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Administrator
6 6 (13.33%) DBA
6 6 (13.33%) Senior DBA
6 6 (13.33%) Senior SQL DBA
6 6 (13.33%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) AWS Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Cloud Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Server Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Storage Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.22%) IPTV
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Windows Server
3 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) Linux
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.44%) CentOS
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Solaris
7 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.44%) Unix
7 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Migration
2 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (13.33%) Data Architecture
2 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
2 6 (13.33%) DevOps
2 6 (13.33%) Scrum
2 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.67%) Document Management
3 3 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.67%) Supplier Management
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.44%) Information Security
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL
4 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) CCNA
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.33%) MCSA
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) MCITP
4 3 (6.67%) NCDA
4 3 (6.67%) NCIE
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) VCAP
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) HNC
5 1 (2.22%) HND
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (4.44%) QA
4 2 (4.44%) SLA
5 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (24.44%) VMware Server
4 7 (15.56%) VMware ESX
5 6 (13.33%) Terminal Services
5 6 (13.33%) vSphere
6 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.67%) XenApp
7 2 (4.44%) NDS
7 2 (4.44%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (4.44%) pfSense
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) WSUS
2 6 (13.33%) SCOM
3 5 (11.11%) Nagios
4 2 (4.44%) SCCM
5 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.22%) Cacti
5 1 (2.22%) Graylog
5 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.22%) Puppet
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.22%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (35.56%) Citrix
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Cisco
4 6 (13.33%) NetApp
5 5 (11.11%) Meraki
6 3 (6.67%) Avaya
6 3 (6.67%) Forcepoint
6 3 (6.67%) HP
6 3 (6.67%) Veeam
7 2 (4.44%) Symantec
8 1 (2.22%) arcserve
8 1 (2.22%) Brocade
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (2.22%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.22%) Sophos
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago