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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 110 99 98
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 19 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.05% 1.00% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 11.66% 10.00% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 15
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,800 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
163 180 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.03% 9.96% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 132 170 243
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 24 April 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (100.00%) VMware
1 37 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (94.59%) Windows
3 34 (91.89%) Microsoft
4 28 (75.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (59.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
6 21 (56.76%) Citrix
7 18 (48.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (48.65%) MCSE
7 18 (48.65%) vSphere
8 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
10 12 (32.43%) Cisco
10 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
10 12 (32.43%) Firewall
11 11 (29.73%) SAN
11 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (27.03%) CCNA
13 9 (24.32%) SLA
13 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (24.32%) NetBackup
14 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
14 8 (21.62%) MCITP
14 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
14 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (21.62%) Terminal Services
14 8 (21.62%) MCSA
14 8 (21.62%) MS Excel

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (10.81%) GlassFish
6 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (10.81%) Apache
6 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) SAN
3 4 (10.81%) VLAN
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) L2TP
5 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.41%) IPsec
5 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Support Technician
3 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.81%) Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Wintel Support
3 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Technician
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Linux Support
4 3 (8.11%) Linux Technician
4 3 (8.11%) IT Director
4 3 (8.11%) Project Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) IT Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.81%) iSeries
4 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 4 (10.81%) CentOS
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
2 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
3 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) QMS
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Java
1 4 (10.81%) Perl
1 4 (10.81%) PHP
1 4 (10.81%) VBScript
1 4 (10.81%) VB
1 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (48.65%) MCSE
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (27.03%) CCNA
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (21.62%) MCSA
4 8 (21.62%) MCITP
5 4 (10.81%) MCP
5 4 (10.81%) VCP4
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
3 18 (48.65%) vSphere
4 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
5 8 (21.62%) Terminal Services
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (8.11%) XenApp
8 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) NetBackup
2 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
3 6 (16.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (10.81%) ARCserve
4 4 (10.81%) WSUS
4 4 (10.81%) SCOM
4 4 (10.81%) MOM
5 2 (5.41%) Nagios
5 2 (5.41%) Opsview
6 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (91.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (56.76%) Citrix
4 12 (32.43%) Cisco
5 7 (18.92%) IBM
6 6 (16.22%) Symantec
7 5 (13.51%) NetApp
7 5 (13.51%) HP
8 4 (10.81%) Veeam
8 4 (10.81%) SonicWALL
9 3 (8.11%) Dell
10 2 (5.41%) EMC
10 2 (5.41%) CommVault
10 2 (5.41%) Kaspersky
10 2 (5.41%) Sophos
10 2 (5.41%) AVG
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