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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 92 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 24 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.33% 0.80% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 10.86% 6.63% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 7
Average salary £30,500 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.47% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,550 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £54,250 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
221 181 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.22% 12.14% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 191 158 198
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 2 March 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 43 (100.00%) VMware
1 43 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 41 (95.35%) Microsoft
3 34 (79.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
5 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (58.14%) Citrix
7 21 (48.84%) MCSE
7 21 (48.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (37.21%) MS Exchange
8 16 (37.21%) vSphere
8 16 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (32.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (30.23%) MCP
10 13 (30.23%) MCSA
10 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2000
10 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
11 12 (27.91%) Cisco
12 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
12 11 (25.58%) Clustering
12 11 (25.58%) Terminal Services
12 11 (25.58%) XenApp
12 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (25.58%) MCITP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 16 (37.21%) MS Exchange
1 16 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2003
1 16 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2000
3 8 (18.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (9.30%) Apache
4 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.30%) GlassFish
5 3 (6.98%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) DNS
2 6 (13.95%) DHCP
3 5 (11.63%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) LAN
5 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Wintel Support
2 7 (16.28%) Architect
2 7 (16.28%) Support Technician
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (13.95%) Wintel Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Designer
5 4 (9.30%) Data Centre Technician
5 4 (9.30%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Support
6 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Server Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Server Support
6 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Clustering
2 8 (18.60%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (18.60%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.95%) Change Control
4 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.30%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) Perl
2 4 (9.30%) PHP
3 3 (6.98%) VBScript
3 3 (6.98%) VB
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (79.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (48.84%) MCSE
2 21 (48.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (30.23%) MCP
3 13 (30.23%) MCSA
4 11 (25.58%) MCITP
5 10 (23.26%) CCNA
5 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (23.26%) VCP4
6 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
6 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 16 (37.21%) vSphere
4 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
5 11 (25.58%) XenApp
5 11 (25.58%) Terminal Services
5 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) MOM
1 9 (20.93%) Backup Exec
1 9 (20.93%) WSUS
1 9 (20.93%) SCOM
2 8 (18.60%) NetBackup
3 5 (11.63%) ARCserve
3 5 (11.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.65%) Opsview
4 2 (4.65%) Nagios
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (95.35%) Microsoft
3 25 (58.14%) Citrix
4 12 (27.91%) Cisco
5 8 (18.60%) Symantec
6 5 (11.63%) IBM
6 5 (11.63%) CommVault
7 3 (6.98%) HP
7 3 (6.98%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) Veeam
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