The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 114 119 102
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 16 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.30% 1.37%
As % of the System Software category 6.43% 3.05% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 28
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
VMware ESX
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
249 197 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.30% 9.79% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 221 169 243
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Birmingham region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Birmingham

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
3 33 (94.29%) Windows
3 33 (94.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
5 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
6 16 (45.71%) Citrix
6 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (37.14%) SAN
9 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
10 11 (31.43%) Firewall
11 10 (28.57%) NetBackup
11 10 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (28.57%) Symantec
12 9 (25.71%) Backup Exec
12 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (22.86%) vSphere
13 8 (22.86%) VLAN
13 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (22.86%) Cisco
13 8 (22.86%) IBM
13 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
13 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
14 7 (20.00%) HP
14 7 (20.00%) NetApp
14 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (11.43%) GlassFish
5 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (11.43%) Apache
5 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) SAN
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 8 (22.86%) VLAN
4 7 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (17.14%) LAN
5 6 (17.14%) WAN
6 5 (14.29%) DNS
7 4 (11.43%) NetScaler
7 4 (11.43%) DHCP
8 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
8 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.57%) VPN
8 3 (8.57%) Wireless
8 3 (8.57%) DMZ
9 2 (5.71%) L2TP
9 2 (5.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Consultant
2 4 (11.43%) Support Technician
2 4 (11.43%) Architect
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Linux Support
3 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.57%) IT Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Linux Technician
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Technician
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) Clustering
3 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.57%) iSeries
5 2 (5.71%) LPAR
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 2000
6 4 (11.43%) CentOS
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.71%) AIX
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
2 6 (17.14%) Server Building
3 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.43%) Change Control
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Web Design
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) VBScript
2 4 (11.43%) VB
2 4 (11.43%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) Perl
2 4 (11.43%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (17.14%) MCSE
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) MCITP
4 4 (11.43%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.43%) MCP
5 3 (8.57%) CCVP
5 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) MCSA
5 3 (8.57%) CCNP
6 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) VCP4
7 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (94.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 8 (22.86%) vSphere
5 7 (20.00%) XenApp
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (17.14%) Terminal Services
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 9 (25.71%) Backup Exec
3 6 (17.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (11.43%) ARCserve
5 2 (5.71%) WSUS
5 2 (5.71%) SCOM
5 2 (5.71%) Opsview
5 2 (5.71%) MOM
5 2 (5.71%) Nagios
6 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) Citrix
4 10 (28.57%) Symantec
5 8 (22.86%) Cisco
5 8 (22.86%) IBM
6 7 (20.00%) HP
6 7 (20.00%) NetApp
7 6 (17.14%) SonicWALL
8 4 (11.43%) CommVault
8 4 (11.43%) EMC
9 3 (8.57%) Dell
9 3 (8.57%) Veeam
10 2 (5.71%) AVG
10 2 (5.71%) Kaspersky
10 2 (5.71%) Sophos
10 2 (5.71%) Oracle
11 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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