Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 209 202
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -28
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 105 124 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.11% 1.33%
As % of the System Software category 7.72% 8.87% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 72 102 149
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £39,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +7.43% -11.90%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £49,876 £48,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -3.41%

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 1360 1398 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.73% 12.48% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1207 1269
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £19,675 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
West Yorkshire +33 89 £41,500 -2.35%
North Yorkshire +7 11 £32,500 -7.14%
South Yorkshire +10 3 £19,000 -39.68%
East Yorkshire -9 2 £27,500 - 1
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 96 (91.43%) Windows
2 91 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 77 (73.33%) VMware
4 75 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 70 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 65 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 62 (59.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 51 (48.57%) ITIL
10 36 (34.29%) SCCM
10 36 (34.29%) SCOM
11 35 (33.33%) Cisco
12 32 (30.48%) SAN
13 31 (29.52%) Load Balancing
14 29 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
14 29 (27.62%) SQL
15 28 (26.67%) Linux
15 28 (26.67%) MS Exchange
16 27 (25.71%) SCDPM
17 26 (24.76%) Data Centre
17 26 (24.76%) DNS
18 25 (23.81%) Hitachi
18 25 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (23.81%) MCSE
19 23 (21.90%) Citrix
19 23 (21.90%) Azure SQL Database
20 22 (20.95%) Windows 7
20 22 (20.95%) HP
20 22 (20.95%) vCenter Server
21 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Office

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 28 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.71%) IIS
4 6 (5.71%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.90%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (15.24%) Office 365
3 8 (7.62%) OneDrive
4 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.48%) SAN
2 26 (24.76%) DNS
3 16 (15.24%) Firewall
4 11 (10.48%) LAN
4 11 (10.48%) VPN
4 11 (10.48%) WAN
5 9 (8.57%) NetScaler
6 8 (7.62%) VoIP
7 7 (6.67%) DHCP
8 6 (5.71%) NAS
8 6 (5.71%) Network Security
9 4 (3.81%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.86%) ISDN
10 3 (2.86%) MPLS
10 3 (2.86%) SSL
11 2 (1.90%) VLAN
11 2 (1.90%) WebEx
11 2 (1.90%) Wireless
12 1 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) Azure SQL Database
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.95%) MySQL
5 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.95%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Visual Studio Team System
2 14 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Advertising
2 4 (3.81%) Games
3 3 (2.86%) Legal
3 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (20.95%) Windows Engineer
3 20 (19.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 18 (17.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (13.33%) IT Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Analyst
7 12 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (11.43%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
7 12 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
8 11 (10.48%) Azure Engineer
8 11 (10.48%) VMware Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
10 9 (8.57%) Citrix Specialist
10 9 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (7.62%) Senior Citrix Specialist
11 8 (7.62%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 8 (7.62%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
11 8 (7.62%) Server Engineer
11 8 (7.62%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.29%) Clustering
3 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.76%) Replication
5 3 (2.86%) PKI
6 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.90%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.90%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 96 (91.43%) Windows
2 70 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 65 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (59.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (26.67%) Linux
6 22 (20.95%) Windows 7
7 18 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (12.38%) Unix
9 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (7.62%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.57%) ITIL
2 31 (29.52%) Load Balancing
3 19 (18.10%) Release Management
4 16 (15.24%) Coaching
4 16 (15.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (13.33%) High Availability
6 13 (12.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (10.48%) Service Design
8 10 (9.52%) Fault Analysis
8 10 (9.52%) Problem Management
9 9 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.57%) ITIL V3
10 7 (6.67%) DevOps
10 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.67%) Service Management
11 6 (5.71%) Patch Management
12 5 (4.76%) Change Management
13 4 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (3.81%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) SQL
2 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 9 (8.57%) Perl
4 5 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (1.90%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (23.81%) MCSE
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.71%) MCP
5 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.86%) CCNP
6 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) CCNA
7 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.90%) Degree
7 2 (1.90%) GNVQ
7 2 (1.90%) HND
7 2 (1.90%) ISEB
7 2 (1.90%) MCSA
8 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 91 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 54 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.10%) vSphere
4 12 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.43%) XenApp
5 11 (10.48%) XenDesktop
6 10 (9.52%) XenServer
7 9 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (4.76%) VMware NSX
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.90%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (34.29%) SCCM
1 36 (34.29%) SCOM
2 27 (25.71%) SCDPM
3 22 (20.95%) vCenter Server
4 17 (16.19%) WSUS
5 8 (7.62%) XenMobile
6 7 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (3.81%) Puppet
8 3 (2.86%) Ansible
8 3 (2.86%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.86%) Salt
8 3 (2.86%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.90%) DameWare
9 2 (1.90%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.95%) OpenView
10 1 (0.95%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 77 (73.33%) VMware
2 75 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 35 (33.33%) Cisco
4 25 (23.81%) Hitachi
5 23 (21.90%) Citrix
6 22 (20.95%) HP
7 17 (16.19%) Red Hat
8 15 (14.29%) Symantec
9 12 (11.43%) Avaya
9 12 (11.43%) Dell
10 9 (8.57%) F5
11 8 (7.62%) Altiris
11 8 (7.62%) CheckPoint
11 8 (7.62%) McAfee
11 8 (7.62%) NetApp
11 8 (7.62%) Wyse
12 6 (5.71%) Veeam
13 4 (3.81%) BMC
13 4 (3.81%) Riverbed
14 3 (2.86%) CommVault