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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 111 124 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -31
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 13 9 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 0.41% 1.84%
As % of the System Software category 5.80% 4.43% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 39
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £45,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
224 203 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.48% 9.18% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 193 174 266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 September 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
3 28 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 20 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
6 15 (50.00%) Citrix
7 12 (40.00%) Symantec
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (33.33%) VLAN
9 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (30.00%) XenApp
11 8 (26.67%) SonicWALL
11 8 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (26.67%) Firewall
11 8 (26.67%) SAN
11 8 (26.67%) NetApp
12 7 (23.33%) LAN
12 7 (23.33%) WAN
12 7 (23.33%) NetBackup
12 7 (23.33%) Backup Exec
12 7 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 20 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (6.67%) Lync
8 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 10 (33.33%) VLAN
2 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 8 (26.67%) SAN
3 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 7 (23.33%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) VPN
4 4 (13.33%) DMZ
4 4 (13.33%) Wireless
4 4 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.67%) IPsec
5 2 (6.67%) L2TP
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Technician
5 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) LPAR
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) UNIX
7 2 (6.67%) AIX
8 1 (3.33%) Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Resource Management
3 4 (13.33%) Change Control
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Server Building
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Web Design
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Data Management
5 1 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) VBScript
2 4 (13.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (13.33%) CCNP
2 4 (13.33%) CCNA
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
2 4 (13.33%) CCVP
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) MCITP
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) VCP4
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 28 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
4 9 (30.00%) XenApp
5 4 (13.33%) Terminal Services
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (23.33%) NetBackup
2 7 (23.33%) Backup Exec
3 4 (13.33%) ARCserve
4 3 (10.00%) SCOM
5 2 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (6.67%) MOM
5 2 (6.67%) WSUS
5 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) Citrix
4 12 (40.00%) Symantec
5 8 (26.67%) SonicWALL
5 8 (26.67%) NetApp
6 6 (20.00%) HP
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (13.33%) EMC
8 3 (10.00%) IBM
9 2 (6.67%) CommVault
9 2 (6.67%) Kaspersky
9 2 (6.67%) Sophos
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle
9 2 (6.67%) AVG
10 1 (3.33%) Veeam
10 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago