The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 202 202 190
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 12 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% 2.29% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 8
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,100 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
VMware ESXi
England

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
637 568 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.25% 10.72% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 544 495 419
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 4 £37,500 -7.40% 2
Warwickshire - 3 £27,850 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £32,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
1 39 (95.12%) VMware
2 36 (87.80%) vSphere
3 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
4 29 (70.73%) Citrix
5 28 (68.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (58.54%) XenApp
7 21 (51.22%) Active Directory
8 17 (41.46%) NetApp
8 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
8 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (39.02%) HP
10 15 (36.59%) DHCP
10 15 (36.59%) DNS
11 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (34.15%) XenDesktop
11 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2013
12 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (31.71%) ITIL
13 12 (29.27%) MCSE
13 12 (29.27%) Cisco
13 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (26.83%) SAN
14 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
14 11 (26.83%) Linux
14 11 (26.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (26.83%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
1 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (17.07%) JBoss
4 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
5 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) DHCP
1 15 (36.59%) DNS
2 11 (26.83%) SAN
2 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
2 11 (26.83%) Firewall
2 11 (26.83%) NetScaler
3 10 (24.39%) iSCSI
4 9 (21.95%) NAS
4 9 (21.95%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (17.07%) WAN
5 7 (17.07%) BIG-IP
5 7 (17.07%) LAN
6 4 (9.76%) VoIP
7 3 (7.32%) IP Telephony
7 3 (7.32%) SSH
8 2 (4.88%) SCCP
8 2 (4.88%) H.323
8 2 (4.88%) MGCP
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) CruiseControl
1 7 (17.07%) Maven
1 7 (17.07%) Hudson
1 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.63%) Ant
2 6 (14.63%) Artifactory
2 6 (14.63%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Support Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) IT Support
3 9 (21.95%) Senior IT Support
3 9 (21.95%) IT Support Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) IT Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Communications Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.88%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Handset
1 2 (4.88%) Replication
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (26.83%) Linux
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) SUSE
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
3 7 (17.07%) Software Deployment
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps
4 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.44%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) VBScript
2 7 (17.07%) Python
2 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.07%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) Perl
2 7 (17.07%) PHP
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (29.27%) MCSE
2 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (26.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (24.39%) CCNA
5 9 (21.95%) CCA
5 9 (21.95%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (14.63%) NCDA
7 3 (7.32%) CCNP
8 2 (4.88%) MCTS
8 2 (4.88%) MCITP
8 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 36 (87.80%) vSphere
2 28 (68.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (58.54%) XenApp
4 21 (51.22%) Active Directory
5 14 (34.15%) XenDesktop
6 11 (26.83%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.44%) SRDF
8 1 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Backup Exec
2 7 (17.07%) Puppet
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) VMware
2 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
3 29 (70.73%) Citrix
4 17 (41.46%) NetApp
5 16 (39.02%) HP
6 12 (29.27%) Cisco
7 10 (24.39%) EMC
8 9 (21.95%) IBM
8 9 (21.95%) Siemens
8 9 (21.95%) Mitel
9 7 (17.07%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
10 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.88%) Symantec
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle
10 2 (4.88%) Avaya
11 1 (2.44%) Dell
11 1 (2.44%) Brocade
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TCNS
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago