The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 231 193
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -38
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.085% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 1.35% 0.79% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 26
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £42,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
518 630 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.02% 10.69% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 423 499 568
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VMware ESX
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +31 4 £33,500 -27.17%
Coventry - 2 £33,875 -
Staffordshire - 1 £26,000 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (50.00%) DHCP
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
7 6 (37.50%) Server Building
7 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 6 (37.50%) Retail
7 6 (37.50%) SLA
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
8 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
8 5 (31.25%) Veeam
8 5 (31.25%) Change Control
8 5 (31.25%) Office 365
8 5 (31.25%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco
10 3 (18.75%) SQL
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DHCP
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
5 1 (6.25%) FTP
5 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ICT Support
5 1 (6.25%) ICT Technician
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
1 6 (37.50%) Server Building
2 5 (31.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) HND
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Veeam
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Riverbed