The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 188 149
Rank change year-on-year +58 -39  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 58 15 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.66% 0.38% 1.31%
As % of the System Software category 11.49% 2.73% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 30
Median salary £47,500 £41,000 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% +14.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,275 £25,750 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% -  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 505 549 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 14.42% 13.89% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 408 448 393
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,400
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +48 48 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Bradford +6 7 £40,000 -3.03% 7
Wakefield - 2 £32,500 -
Pudsey - 1 £40,000 -
VMware ESXi
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 83 (96.51%) VMware
2 72 (83.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (80.23%) Active Directory
4 65 (75.58%) Windows
5 49 (56.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (55.81%) Windows Server
7 46 (53.49%) Cisco
8 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
9 39 (45.35%) ITIL
9 39 (45.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (38.37%) Load Balancing
11 32 (37.21%) Linux
11 32 (37.21%) SCCM
11 32 (37.21%) PowerShell
12 30 (34.88%) SCOM
13 29 (33.72%) Red Hat
14 27 (31.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (27.91%) High Availability
16 23 (26.74%) F5
16 23 (26.74%) MS Exchange
17 22 (25.58%) DNS
17 22 (25.58%) HP
18 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
19 20 (23.26%) SharePoint
19 20 (23.26%) vSphere
19 20 (23.26%) Office 365
20 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (22.09%) SAN
20 19 (22.09%) Clustering
21 18 (20.93%) Citrix

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 23 (26.74%) MS Exchange
2 20 (23.26%) SharePoint
3 11 (12.79%) IIS
4 8 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (6.98%) Skype for Business
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.49%) Apache
7 3 (3.49%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) Office 365
2 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) DNS
2 19 (22.09%) SAN
3 16 (18.60%) Firewall
4 15 (17.44%) VPN
5 9 (10.47%) DHCP
5 9 (10.47%) LDAP
5 9 (10.47%) Network Security
5 9 (10.47%) SSL
6 5 (5.81%) VoIP
7 4 (4.65%) LAN
7 4 (4.65%) WAN
8 3 (3.49%) Internet
8 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.49%) ISDN
8 3 (3.49%) MPLS
8 3 (3.49%) NAS
8 3 (3.49%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.33%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (10.47%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.14%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.49%) MySQL
5 3 (3.49%) Riak
6 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (18.60%) Games
2 3 (3.49%) Legal
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (33.72%) Windows Engineer
3 26 (30.23%) VMware Engineer
4 23 (26.74%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (18.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (15.12%) Analyst
6 13 (15.12%) Architect
6 13 (15.12%) Infrastructure Architect
6 13 (15.12%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (15.12%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Network Analyst
7 9 (10.47%) Network Security Analyst
7 9 (10.47%) Security Analyst
7 9 (10.47%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Server Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) SCCM Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Senior Server Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Clustering
2 18 (20.93%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.49%) PKI
3 3 (3.49%) Replication
3 3 (3.49%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.16%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 65 (75.58%) Windows
2 49 (56.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 48 (55.81%) Windows Server
4 39 (45.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (37.21%) Linux
6 27 (31.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (12.79%) Unix
8 4 (4.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) ITIL
2 33 (38.37%) Load Balancing
3 24 (27.91%) High Availability
4 17 (19.77%) E-Commerce
5 13 (15.12%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (15.12%) Server Building
6 12 (13.95%) Fault Analysis
6 12 (13.95%) ITIL V3
6 12 (13.95%) Problem Management
7 9 (10.47%) BCP
7 9 (10.47%) Patch Management
8 8 (9.30%) CRM
9 7 (8.14%) DevOps
9 7 (8.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 7 (8.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 6 (6.98%) Release Management
11 5 (5.81%) Migration
12 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 4 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (4.65%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) PowerShell
2 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
2 15 (17.44%) Perl
3 9 (10.47%) Python
4 2 (2.33%) C
5 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) ISEB
1 10 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.98%) CCNP
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.65%) CCNA
4 4 (4.65%) MCSE
5 3 (3.49%) MCP
5 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.98%) SLA
3 3 (3.49%) PMO
System Software
1 72 (83.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (80.23%) Active Directory
3 20 (23.26%) vSphere
4 10 (11.63%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (8.14%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.49%) XenApp
6 3 (3.49%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.33%) Terminal Server
7 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (37.21%) SCCM
2 30 (34.88%) SCOM
3 11 (12.79%) Puppet
4 10 (11.63%) WSUS
5 9 (10.47%) OpenView
6 4 (4.65%) vCenter Server
7 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Nagios
7 3 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.49%) PowerCLI
7 3 (3.49%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (3.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (2.33%) Ansible
8 2 (2.33%) CFEngine
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.33%) Salt
8 2 (2.33%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 83 (96.51%) VMware
2 46 (53.49%) Cisco
3 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
4 29 (33.72%) Red Hat
5 23 (26.74%) F5
6 22 (25.58%) HP
7 18 (20.93%) Citrix
8 16 (18.60%) Riverbed
9 14 (16.28%) CheckPoint
10 12 (13.95%) Infoblox
11 11 (12.79%) NetApp
12 10 (11.63%) Oracle
13 9 (10.47%) Brocade
14 6 (6.98%) BMC
15 3 (3.49%) CommVault
15 3 (3.49%) Dell
15 3 (3.49%) EMC
15 3 (3.49%) Huawei
15 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
15 3 (3.49%) Veeam
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gm
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 9 days ago