The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 68 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.17% - 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.15% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £38,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
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 Coventry region.

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
87 58 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 14.67% 11.55% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 80 56 63
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,663 £48,000
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 Coventry

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Coventry

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) HP
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 11 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
1 11 (100.00%) vSphere
1 11 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (81.82%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (81.82%) NetScaler
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (81.82%) NAS
2 9 (81.82%) Backup Exec
2 9 (81.82%) Mitel
2 9 (81.82%) NetApp
2 9 (81.82%) Siemens
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCA
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 11 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (81.82%) NetScaler
2 9 (81.82%) NAS
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) IT Support
1 9 (81.82%) Senior IT Support
1 9 (81.82%) IT Support Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) Support Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCA
2 9 (81.82%) CCNA
2 9 (81.82%) MCSE
3 6 (54.55%) NCDA
4 2 (18.18%) CCEE
4 2 (18.18%) CCAA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
1 11 (100.00%) vSphere
2 9 (81.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) HP
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Mitel
2 9 (81.82%) NetApp
2 9 (81.82%) Siemens
2 9 (81.82%) EMC
2 9 (81.82%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Dell