Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 190 231
Rank change year-on-year +20 +41 -85
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 86 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.26% 1.13% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 8.64% 8.67% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 64 74 80
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,309 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,125 £53,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% +8.11% -11.90%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 995 1004 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.58% 13.06% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 845 880 819
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £20,700 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Bradford +33 40 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Leeds +2 40 £45,000 +5.88%
Wakefield -9 3 £32,500 -10.96%
Pudsey - 3 £34,000 -
VMware ESXi
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 78 (90.70%) Active Directory
2 77 (89.53%) Windows
3 65 (75.58%) Windows Server
4 63 (73.26%) Microsoft
5 60 (69.77%) VMware
6 49 (56.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (54.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (53.49%) ITIL
9 42 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (41.86%) SCCM
11 35 (40.70%) SCOM
12 33 (38.37%) Cisco
13 30 (34.88%) SAN
14 29 (33.72%) Load Balancing
15 28 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
16 27 (31.40%) SCDPM
16 27 (31.40%) SQL
17 26 (30.23%) MS Exchange
18 25 (29.07%) Linux
18 25 (29.07%) Hitachi
19 24 (27.91%) DNS
19 24 (27.91%) Data Centre
20 23 (26.74%) Azure SQL Database
21 21 (24.42%) MCSE
21 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Certification
21 21 (24.42%) HP
21 21 (24.42%) vCenter Server
22 19 (22.09%) Release Management
23 18 (20.93%) Finance
24 16 (18.60%) vSphere

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 26 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (13.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.81%) IIS
4 5 (5.81%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.81%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.88%) SAN
2 24 (27.91%) DNS
3 16 (18.60%) Firewall
4 8 (9.30%) VPN
5 7 (8.14%) WAN
6 6 (6.98%) LAN
6 6 (6.98%) Network Security
6 6 (6.98%) VoIP
7 5 (5.81%) DHCP
7 5 (5.81%) NAS
8 4 (4.65%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.49%) MPLS
9 3 (3.49%) SSL
10 2 (2.33%) ISDN
10 2 (2.33%) VLAN
11 1 (1.16%) Internet
11 1 (1.16%) LDAP
11 1 (1.16%) NGN
11 1 (1.16%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Visual Studio Team System
2 13 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (20.93%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Advertising
3 3 (3.49%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Law
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (30.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (22.09%) Windows Engineer
3 17 (19.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (16.28%) IT Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 12 (13.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 11 (12.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) Azure Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) Operations Engineer
7 10 (11.63%) Analyst
7 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support
7 10 (11.63%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (10.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 7 (8.14%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Operations Support Specialist
9 7 (8.14%) Support Specialist
10 6 (6.98%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (6.98%) Server Engineer
10 6 (6.98%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Data Centre
2 13 (15.12%) Clustering
3 3 (3.49%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (89.53%) Windows
2 65 (75.58%) Windows Server
3 49 (56.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (54.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (29.07%) Linux
6 16 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (15.12%) Windows 7
8 11 (12.79%) Unix
9 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (53.49%) ITIL
2 29 (33.72%) Load Balancing
3 19 (22.09%) Release Management
4 16 (18.60%) Coaching
4 16 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (15.12%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (13.95%) High Availability
7 11 (12.79%) Service Design
8 10 (11.63%) Fault Analysis
8 10 (11.63%) Problem Management
9 9 (10.47%) ITIL V3
10 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.98%) DevOps
11 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.81%) Change Management
12 5 (5.81%) Patch Management
13 4 (4.65%) People Management
13 4 (4.65%) Performance Management
14 3 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
14 3 (3.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) SQL
2 7 (8.14%) Bash Shell
2 7 (8.14%) Perl
2 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.81%) Python
4 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) MCSE
1 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.49%) CCNP
4 3 (3.49%) MCP
5 2 (2.33%) CCNA
5 2 (2.33%) ISEB
5 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 78 (90.70%) Active Directory
2 42 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (18.60%) vSphere
4 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.81%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.33%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (41.86%) SCCM
2 35 (40.70%) SCOM
3 27 (31.40%) SCDPM
4 21 (24.42%) vCenter Server
5 16 (18.60%) WSUS
6 7 (8.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (4.65%) Puppet
8 3 (3.49%) Ansible
8 3 (3.49%) CFEngine
8 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (3.49%) Salt
9 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
9 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (2.33%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (1.16%) Nagios
10 1 (1.16%) OpenView
10 1 (1.16%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 63 (73.26%) Microsoft
2 60 (69.77%) VMware
3 33 (38.37%) Cisco
4 25 (29.07%) Hitachi
5 21 (24.42%) HP
6 15 (17.44%) Red Hat
7 12 (13.95%) Avaya
8 9 (10.47%) Citrix
9 8 (9.30%) CheckPoint
9 8 (9.30%) F5
9 8 (9.30%) NetApp
10 7 (8.14%) Symantec
11 5 (5.81%) Veeam
12 4 (4.65%) BMC
13 3 (3.49%) Google
13 3 (3.49%) Remedy
13 3 (3.49%) Riverbed
14 2 (2.33%) Huawei
14 2 (2.33%) Infoblox
14 2 (2.33%) WatchGuard