Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 209 267
Rank change year-on-year -16 +58 -78
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 80 124 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.87% 1.20% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 6.12% 8.95% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 76 92 80
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -1.32% +6.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,225 £26,700
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,307 1,385 1,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.29% 13.44% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,133 1,152 1,228
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -25 52 £40,000 - 8
North Yorkshire +22 26 £47,500 +120.93% 2
South Yorkshire +10 2 £39,000 -17.89%
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 77 (96.25%) VMware
2 72 (90.00%) Windows
3 71 (88.75%) Active Directory
4 70 (87.50%) Microsoft
5 61 (76.25%) Windows Server
6 50 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 50 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (46.25%) vCenter Server
8 33 (41.25%) SAN
9 28 (35.00%) PowerShell
9 28 (35.00%) Office 365
10 26 (32.50%) Cisco
11 25 (31.25%) Linux
11 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (31.25%) Windows 7
12 24 (30.00%) MS Exchange
13 23 (28.75%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (28.75%) SCCM
13 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (26.25%) ITIL
15 20 (25.00%) Citrix
15 20 (25.00%) Firewall
16 19 (23.75%) DevOps
17 18 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
17 18 (22.50%) NetScaler
18 17 (21.25%) SCOM
18 17 (21.25%) XenDesktop
18 17 (21.25%) Finance

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 24 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.75%) Apache
4 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.50%) CMS
6 2 (2.50%) IIS
6 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.25%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 28 (35.00%) Office 365
2 23 (28.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (18.75%) OneDrive
4 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (41.25%) SAN
2 20 (25.00%) Firewall
3 18 (22.50%) NetScaler
4 11 (13.75%) iSCSI
4 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
5 10 (12.50%) VPN
6 9 (11.25%) DNS
7 7 (8.75%) DHCP
8 6 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (7.50%) LAN
8 6 (7.50%) WAN
9 5 (6.25%) Internet
9 5 (6.25%) MPLS
10 4 (5.00%) IPsec
10 4 (5.00%) NAS
10 4 (5.00%) Skype
11 3 (3.75%) SNMP
11 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) MySQL
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.25%) Firebird
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
1 17 (21.25%) Marketing
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 16 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 16 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 14 (17.50%) Support Engineer
5 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 13 (16.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
8 9 (11.25%) Active Directory Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
9 8 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 7 (8.75%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (10.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.50%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.25%) iPhone
5 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (90.00%) Windows
2 61 (76.25%) Windows Server
3 25 (31.25%) Linux
3 25 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 11 (13.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.25%) Android
7 1 (1.25%) Unix
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (26.25%) ITIL
3 19 (23.75%) DevOps
4 18 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (15.00%) Project Management
7 10 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 8 (10.00%) Migration
8 8 (10.00%) Proactive Management
8 8 (10.00%) Release Management
9 7 (8.75%) Commercial Awareness
9 7 (8.75%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
12 4 (5.00%) Business Transformation
12 4 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
12 4 (5.00%) Patch Management
13 3 (3.75%) Antivirus Management
13 3 (3.75%) Creative Thinking
13 3 (3.75%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
2 7 (8.75%) Perl
2 7 (8.75%) Python
2 7 (8.75%) Ruby
2 7 (8.75%) SQL
3 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (11.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.00%) MCSE
4 4 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.75%) MCP
6 2 (2.50%) CCNA
6 2 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.25%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) GDPR
3 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (88.75%) Active Directory
2 50 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (21.25%) XenDesktop
4 16 (20.00%) XenApp
5 15 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (17.50%) vSphere
7 7 (8.75%) Docker
8 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 37 (46.25%) vCenter Server
2 23 (28.75%) SCCM
3 17 (21.25%) SCOM
3 17 (21.25%) WSUS
4 16 (20.00%) XenMobile
5 9 (11.25%) SCDPM
6 8 (10.00%) vRealize
7 7 (8.75%) Kubernetes
8 3 (3.75%) WMI
9 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 77 (96.25%) VMware
2 70 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 26 (32.50%) Cisco
4 20 (25.00%) Citrix
5 16 (20.00%) Symantec
6 15 (18.75%) Altiris
6 15 (18.75%) McAfee
7 14 (17.50%) Veeam
8 10 (12.50%) HP
9 9 (11.25%) EMC
10 8 (10.00%) Hitachi
11 7 (8.75%) NetApp
11 7 (8.75%) Percona
12 3 (3.75%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.75%) Apple
12 3 (3.75%) Nimble Storage
13 2 (2.50%) EqualLogic
13 2 (2.50%) Remedy
14 1 (1.25%) Sage
14 1 (1.25%) Sophos