The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 57 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.59% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 13.70% 2.94% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -8.72%
System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 102 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.61% 14.78% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 67 86 40
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESXi
West Midlands

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Coventry

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (90.91%) XenApp
2 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 10 (90.91%) vSphere
2 10 (90.91%) NetScaler
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (72.73%) Mitel
4 8 (72.73%) iSCSI
4 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) EMC
4 8 (72.73%) NetApp
4 8 (72.73%) Siemens
4 8 (72.73%) IBM
4 8 (72.73%) CCNA
4 8 (72.73%) CCA

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) NetScaler
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) iSCSI
3 8 (72.73%) NAS
3 8 (72.73%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Support Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) IT Support Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Support Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) IT Support
2 8 (72.73%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (72.73%) CCNA
2 8 (72.73%) CCA
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) NCDA
4 2 (18.18%) MCTS
4 2 (18.18%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) XenApp
1 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
1 10 (90.91%) vSphere
2 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) IBM
4 8 (72.73%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) EMC
4 8 (72.73%) Mitel
4 8 (72.73%) NetApp
4 8 (72.73%) Siemens
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Dell KACE
5 1 (9.09%) Meraki
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) CA
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault