Period
to 20 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 210 241
Rank change year-on-year -38 +31 -37
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 66 120 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.66% 1.13% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 5.54% 9.12% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 52 93 108
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £27,650 £22,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £59,750 £63,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

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 1,191 1,316 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.89% 12.36% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,041 1,153 1,259
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 February 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 February 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 -15 52 £40,000 -5.88% 5
North Yorkshire +15 10 £52,500 +144.19% 1
South Yorkshire +3 3 £19,000 -36.13% 1
East Yorkshire -18 1 £25,000 -3.85%
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (92.42%) Active Directory
3 60 (90.91%) Microsoft
4 57 (86.36%) VMware
5 52 (78.79%) Windows Server
6 41 (62.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (48.48%) SCCM
8 32 (48.48%) SCOM
9 30 (45.45%) ITIL
10 27 (40.91%) vSphere
11 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (37.88%) SAN
12 23 (34.85%) Hitachi
13 22 (33.33%) vCenter Server
14 20 (30.30%) Windows 7
14 20 (30.30%) HP
15 19 (28.79%) Cisco
15 19 (28.79%) SQL
15 19 (28.79%) SCDPM
16 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
16 17 (25.76%) NetApp
17 16 (24.24%) Firewall
17 16 (24.24%) Finance
18 15 (22.73%) Citrix
18 15 (22.73%) Linux
18 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (21.21%) Release Management
19 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
19 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development

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 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.03%) IBM Domino
5 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (21.21%) Office 365
3 9 (13.64%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.88%) SAN
2 16 (24.24%) Firewall
3 13 (19.70%) DNS
4 10 (15.15%) NetScaler
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
6 6 (9.09%) LAN
7 5 (7.58%) DHCP
8 4 (6.06%) MPLS
9 2 (3.03%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.03%) NAS
9 2 (3.03%) VLAN
9 2 (3.03%) VoIP
10 1 (1.52%) H.323
10 1 (1.52%) Network Security
10 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) RavenDB
3 4 (6.06%) Redis
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.06%) JIRA
3 4 (6.06%) Subversion
3 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Advertising
3 2 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) French Language
4 1 (1.52%) German Language
4 1 (1.52%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 21 (31.82%) Team Leader
2 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Support
3 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) Server Support
5 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 13 (19.70%) Support Team Leader
5 13 (19.70%) Windows Server Support
6 10 (15.15%) Citrix Specialist
6 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 9 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (13.64%) Senior Citrix Specialist
7 9 (13.64%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 9 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 8 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (10.61%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Clustering
4 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (78.79%) Windows Server
3 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (30.30%) Windows 7
6 15 (22.73%) Linux
7 9 (13.64%) Windows 10
8 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.21%) Release Management
3 13 (19.70%) Coaching
4 12 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 8 (12.12%) Performance Management
6 7 (10.61%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.09%) People Management
8 5 (7.58%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.06%) DevOps
9 4 (6.06%) Scrum
9 4 (6.06%) SDLC
9 4 (6.06%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.03%) Case Management
10 2 (3.03%) Change Management
10 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.03%) Service Management
11 1 (1.52%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) SQL
2 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (13.64%) MCSE
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.06%) Degree
5 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (92.42%) Active Directory
2 41 (62.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (40.91%) vSphere
4 13 (19.70%) XenApp
5 10 (15.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (15.15%) XenServer
6 9 (13.64%) XenDesktop
7 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (48.48%) SCCM
1 32 (48.48%) SCOM
2 22 (33.33%) vCenter Server
3 19 (28.79%) SCDPM
4 11 (16.67%) WSUS
5 9 (13.64%) XenMobile
6 4 (6.06%) Ansible
6 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
7 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 60 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 57 (86.36%) VMware
3 23 (34.85%) Hitachi
4 20 (30.30%) HP
5 19 (28.79%) Cisco
6 17 (25.76%) NetApp
7 15 (22.73%) Citrix
8 11 (16.67%) Symantec
9 10 (15.15%) Dell
10 9 (13.64%) Altiris
10 9 (13.64%) McAfee
10 9 (13.64%) Wyse
11 6 (9.09%) F5
12 5 (7.58%) Palo Alto
13 4 (6.06%) Avaya
14 2 (3.03%) Lotus
14 2 (3.03%) Veeam
15 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
15 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
15 1 (1.52%) SAP