The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 60 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.34% 0.39% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 10.67% 3.17% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Average salary £38,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +7.24%
VMware ESXi
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
75 63 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.52% 12.38% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 61
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £45,663 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Coventry

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (92.31%) XenApp
2 12 (92.31%) XenDesktop
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) vSphere
3 11 (84.62%) NetScaler
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (76.92%) VMware ESX
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (76.92%) NetApp
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco
4 10 (76.92%) ITIL
5 9 (69.23%) IBM
5 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
5 9 (69.23%) CCNA
5 9 (69.23%) HP
5 9 (69.23%) EMC
5 9 (69.23%) Siemens
5 9 (69.23%) CCA
5 9 (69.23%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (69.23%) iSCSI

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
1 11 (84.62%) NetScaler
2 9 (69.23%) iSCSI
2 9 (69.23%) NAS
2 9 (69.23%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Support Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) IT Support Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) IT Support
2 9 (69.23%) Senior IT Support
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) MCSE
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (69.23%) CCNA
2 9 (69.23%) CCA
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) NCDA
4 2 (15.38%) MCTS
4 2 (15.38%) MCITP
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) XenApp
1 12 (92.31%) XenDesktop
2 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (76.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) NetApp
4 9 (69.23%) Siemens
4 9 (69.23%) Mitel
4 9 (69.23%) IBM
4 9 (69.23%) HP
4 9 (69.23%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) CommVault
5 1 (7.69%) Dell KACE
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec