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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 121 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 18 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 0.37% 1.35%
As % of the System Software category 7.29% 3.61% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 26
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
247 194 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.24% 10.23% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 220 171 243
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 £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 36 (94.74%) Microsoft
3 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (47.37%) Citrix
5 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
6 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
8 14 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (34.21%) SAN
10 11 (28.95%) Symantec
10 11 (28.95%) Cisco
10 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (28.95%) NetBackup
10 11 (28.95%) Firewall
10 11 (28.95%) vSphere
11 10 (26.32%) Backup Exec
12 9 (23.68%) MCSE
12 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
13 8 (21.05%) IBM
13 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
13 8 (21.05%) Clustering
13 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (10.53%) Apache
5 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 4 (10.53%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) SAN
2 11 (28.95%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) LAN
3 7 (18.42%) WAN
4 6 (15.79%) VLAN
5 5 (13.16%) DNS
5 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (10.53%) DHCP
6 4 (10.53%) NetScaler
7 3 (7.89%) DMZ
7 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
7 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.89%) VPN
7 3 (7.89%) Wireless
8 2 (5.26%) IPsec
8 2 (5.26%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Support Technician
2 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.89%) IT Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Support
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre Technician
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Technician
5 2 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Architect
5 2 (5.26%) IT Director
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Clustering
3 6 (15.79%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.89%) iSeries
5 2 (5.26%) LPAR
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
6 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.53%) CentOS
6 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.89%) UNIX
8 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.26%) AIX
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
2 7 (18.42%) Server Building
3 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (10.53%) Change Control
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Web Design
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.16%) VBScript
2 5 (13.16%) VB
3 4 (10.53%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) Perl
3 4 (10.53%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (23.68%) MCSE
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (18.42%) CCNA
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (13.16%) MCSA
4 5 (13.16%) MCITP
4 5 (13.16%) MCP
5 3 (7.89%) CCVP
5 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) CCNP
6 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) VCP4
7 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.95%) vSphere
4 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (18.42%) Terminal Services
6 5 (13.16%) XenApp
7 4 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) NetBackup
2 10 (26.32%) Backup Exec
3 7 (18.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (13.16%) ARCserve
5 2 (5.26%) WSUS
5 2 (5.26%) SCOM
5 2 (5.26%) Opsview
5 2 (5.26%) MOM
5 2 (5.26%) Nagios
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (94.74%) Microsoft
3 18 (47.37%) Citrix
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco
4 11 (28.95%) Symantec
5 8 (21.05%) IBM
6 7 (18.42%) HP
6 7 (18.42%) NetApp
7 4 (10.53%) SonicWALL
7 4 (10.53%) CommVault
7 4 (10.53%) EMC
8 3 (7.89%) Dell
8 3 (7.89%) Veeam
9 2 (5.26%) AVG
9 2 (5.26%) Kaspersky
9 2 (5.26%) Sophos
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle
10 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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