Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 198 221
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 71 115 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.84% 1.16% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 5.69% 8.36% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 68 80 99
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +5.06% +6.76%
10th Percentile £33,375 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £49,000
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 1,247 1,375 1,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.81% 13.91% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 1,156 1,197
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 14 November 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 14 November 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
North Yorkshire +20 37 £50,000 +53.85% 5
West Yorkshire -37 32 £40,000 -4.76% 12
South Yorkshire -8 2 £39,000 +105.26% 1
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 (92.96%) VMware
2 65 (91.55%) Windows
3 56 (78.87%) Microsoft
4 53 (74.65%) Active Directory
5 51 (71.83%) Windows Server
6 50 (70.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (57.75%) PowerShell
8 31 (43.66%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (43.66%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (42.25%) Office 365
9 30 (42.25%) Citrix
10 28 (39.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (39.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 27 (38.03%) NetScaler
12 26 (36.62%) XenDesktop
13 25 (35.21%) XenApp
13 25 (35.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 25 (35.21%) XenMobile
13 25 (35.21%) Citrix Certification
14 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (32.39%) Windows 7
15 23 (32.39%) Windows 10
16 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (28.17%) Symantec
18 19 (26.76%) McAfee
18 19 (26.76%) Altiris
18 19 (26.76%) Microsoft App-V
18 19 (26.76%) OneDrive
19 18 (25.35%) DevOps
19 18 (25.35%) 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 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) Apache
2 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.41%) CMS
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.25%) Office 365
2 25 (35.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (26.76%) OneDrive
4 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (8.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.03%) NetScaler
2 17 (23.94%) SAN
3 14 (19.72%) DNS
4 12 (16.90%) Firewall
5 11 (15.49%) DHCP
5 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.49%) VPN
5 11 (15.49%) WAN
6 9 (12.68%) iSCSI
7 8 (11.27%) LAN
8 5 (7.04%) MPLS
8 5 (7.04%) NAS
8 5 (7.04%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.63%) SNMP
10 3 (4.23%) Internet
10 3 (4.23%) Skype
11 2 (2.82%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (2.82%) Network Security
11 2 (2.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) Citrix Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Citrix Specialist
4 11 (15.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Citrix Specialist
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 9 (12.68%) Team Leader
6 9 (12.68%) VMware Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Active Directory Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Support
9 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (43.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.68%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (8.45%) EMC VNX
3 6 (8.45%) Fat Client
3 6 (8.45%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.23%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 65 (91.55%) Windows
2 51 (71.83%) Windows Server
3 28 (39.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (32.39%) Windows 10
5 23 (32.39%) Windows 7
6 14 (19.72%) Linux
7 6 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (39.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.35%) DevOps
5 16 (22.54%) Project Management
6 14 (19.72%) ITIL
7 9 (12.68%) Migration
8 8 (11.27%) Service Management
9 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.45%) Proactive Management
11 5 (7.04%) Patch Management
12 4 (5.63%) Antivirus Management
12 4 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (5.63%) Web Filtering
13 3 (4.23%) Creative Thinking
13 3 (4.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.23%) Information Security
13 3 (4.23%) Network Design
13 3 (4.23%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.86%) SQL
3 6 (8.45%) Bash Shell
3 6 (8.45%) Perl
3 6 (8.45%) Python
3 6 (8.45%) Ruby
4 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.04%) MCSA
3 5 (7.04%) MCSE
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.23%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) CCNP
6 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCDST
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 53 (74.65%) Active Directory
2 50 (70.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (36.62%) XenDesktop
4 25 (35.21%) XenApp
5 19 (26.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (8.45%) Docker
6 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.45%) vSphere
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (35.21%) XenMobile
2 17 (23.94%) vCenter Server
3 10 (14.08%) SCCM
4 6 (8.45%) Kubernetes
4 6 (8.45%) vRealize
5 5 (7.04%) SCOM
6 4 (5.63%) WMI
6 4 (5.63%) WSUS
7 3 (4.23%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 66 (92.96%) VMware
2 56 (78.87%) Microsoft
3 30 (42.25%) Citrix
4 20 (28.17%) Symantec
5 19 (26.76%) Altiris
5 19 (26.76%) McAfee
6 16 (22.54%) Cisco
7 13 (18.31%) Veeam
8 6 (8.45%) EMC
8 6 (8.45%) Percona
9 4 (5.63%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.63%) Apple
9 4 (5.63%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (4.23%) HP
11 2 (2.82%) EqualLogic
11 2 (2.82%) Hitachi
11 2 (2.82%) NetApp
11 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.82%) Remedy
12 1 (1.41%) Sitecore