The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 71 69
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.29% 1.01% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.94% 7.23% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £25,200
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% +78.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +1.87%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 83 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.03% 13.95% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 78 54
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.42% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,525 £22,340
10% offered a salary of more than £44,695 £35,000 £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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 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
Sunderland - 1 £27,500 -
VMware ESXi
North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) vCenter Server
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) DMZ
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Dell
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) DMZ
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 5 (71.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (71.43%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) vCenter Server
2 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) Dell
3 5 (71.43%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Google