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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 116 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 23 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 1.65% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 9.75% 12.55% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 11
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +72.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £50,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
236 271 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.94% 13.19% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 190 249 160
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 21 October 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
1 28 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
3 23 (82.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
5 19 (67.86%) Citrix
6 18 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (64.29%) XenApp
7 17 (60.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (53.57%) MCP
8 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2000
8 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
11 10 (35.71%) Clustering
12 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (32.14%) Blackberry
12 9 (32.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (32.14%) MCSE
12 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
12 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
12 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (32.14%) Change Control
13 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
13 8 (28.57%) MS Excel

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2000
3 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (32.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (21.43%) IIS
7 1 (3.57%) Apache
7 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DHCP
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) Multicast
3 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 2 (7.14%) NAS
3 2 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.57%) L2TP
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.57%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Wintel Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Wintel Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Wintel Support
5 5 (17.86%) Designer
6 4 (14.29%) Wintel Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Server Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Server Support
6 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Clustering
2 9 (32.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (32.14%) Change Control
3 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
2 2 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (53.57%) MCP
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (32.14%) MCSE
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (25.00%) MCSA
4 7 (25.00%) MCITP
5 6 (21.43%) VCP4
6 3 (10.71%) CCNA
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CCEE
7 2 (7.14%) CCAA
7 2 (7.14%) CCNP
7 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
3 18 (64.29%) XenApp
4 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (25.00%) Terminal Services
7 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
8 3 (10.71%) XenServer
9 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) WSUS
2 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 6 (21.43%) SCOM
2 6 (21.43%) MOM
3 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (10.71%) ARCserve
4 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) Symantec
5 5 (17.86%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 4 (14.29%) CommVault
7 3 (10.71%) NetApp
8 2 (7.14%) Dell
9 1 (3.57%) Juniper
9 1 (3.57%) Sophos
9 1 (3.57%) EMC
9 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
9 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.57%) AVG
9 1 (3.57%) Kaseya
9 1 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago