The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 108 117 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.058% 0.069%
As % of the System Software category 3.68% 0.38% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £29,000 £36,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
190 260 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.47% 14.95% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 179 211 115
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +29.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESXi
West Midlands

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Birmingham region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Birmingham

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
4 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) VPN
4 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) vSphere
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) SAN
6 5 (45.45%) NetApp
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 5 (45.45%) WAN
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) XenApp
6 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
6 5 (45.45%) VLAN
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (45.45%) NetScaler
7 4 (36.36%) Replication
7 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
8 3 (27.27%) Kaspersky
8 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (27.27%) Law

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) VLAN
3 5 (45.45%) NetScaler
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Network Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) NCDA
1 2 (18.18%) NCIE
1 2 (18.18%) CCEE
1 2 (18.18%) CCIA
1 2 (18.18%) CCA
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CCEA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (63.64%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
2 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
1 3 (27.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) NetApp
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Kaspersky
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec
6 2 (18.18%) Remedy
6 2 (18.18%) Juniper
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