The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 22 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 44 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.46% 1.76% -
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 10.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.74% 16.90% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 34
Average salary £37,750 £35,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.33% +51.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,275 £27,600 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £39,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
West Midlands

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Solihull

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (100.00%) vSphere
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 12 (92.31%) DHCP
2 12 (92.31%) DNS
2 12 (92.31%) CCNA
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 5 (38.46%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
1 12 (92.31%) DHCP
1 12 (92.31%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Network Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Senior Network Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Change Management
1 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNA
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) vSphere
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix