The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 71 76 89
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.61% 0.51% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 4.30% 4.12% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £34,750 £66,250 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.54% +49.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £51,250 £43,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £81,250 £44,850
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -4.76%  

VMware ESX 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 93 97 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 14.07% 12.42% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 87 91 95
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £21,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX in South Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for VMware ESX in South Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESX in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESX in South Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sheffield +12 2 £22,000 -53.68%
Barnsley - 2 £47,500 -
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) NAS
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (57.14%) Change Control
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (57.14%) Fault Analysis

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Fault Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCDBA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
4 2 (28.57%) HP