The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 43 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.98% 1.88% -
As % of the System Software category 8.33% 20.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +6.87%
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 Solihull region.

System Software Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
60 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 23.72% 9.09% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 17
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £18,500 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 23 September 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (100.00%) vSphere
2 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 11 (68.75%) DHCP
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) CCNA
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (31.25%) Software Packaging
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) NAS
4 5 (31.25%) Change Control
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (31.25%) SCDPM
4 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (31.25%) SCCM
4 5 (31.25%) SCOM

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (31.25%) Lync
3 5 (31.25%) IIS
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) LAN
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
1 11 (68.75%) DHCP
1 11 (68.75%) DNS
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
3 5 (31.25%) IP Telephony
3 5 (31.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Network Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Network Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 5 (31.25%) Team Leader
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Change Control
1 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CCNA
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) vSphere
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
1 5 (31.25%) SCOM
1 5 (31.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix