The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 189 181 189
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 11 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.32% 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 2.25% 2.54% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 4
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -22.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
488 629 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.90% 12.55% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 427 529 299
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESXi
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 7 £29,000 -19.44% 1
Warwickshire +6 2 £35,000 +48.93%
Staffordshire -12 1 £45,000 +80.00%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
5 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco
5 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 10 (55.56%) SAN
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (44.44%) vSphere
8 7 (38.89%) VPN
8 7 (38.89%) NetApp
8 7 (38.89%) Citrix
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (33.33%) Linux
10 5 (27.78%) MCSA
10 5 (27.78%) CCNA
10 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
10 5 (27.78%) LAN
10 5 (27.78%) WAN
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (27.78%) XenApp
10 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
10 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) SAN
3 7 (38.89%) VPN
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 5 (27.78%) VLAN
4 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
5 3 (16.67%) MPLS
5 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 3 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) SSL
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) PBX
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support
4 1 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) CCTV
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) SUSE
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) BCP
4 1 (5.56%) CAD
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCSA
2 5 (27.78%) CCNA
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (11.11%) CCA
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CCEA
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.11%) NCDA
4 2 (11.11%) NCIE
4 2 (11.11%) CCEE
4 2 (11.11%) CCIA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) vSphere
4 5 (27.78%) XenApp
4 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
5 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 3 (16.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 7 (38.89%) NetApp
5 6 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) WatchGuard
6 4 (22.22%) Acronis
7 3 (16.67%) Kaspersky
7 3 (16.67%) Symantec
7 3 (16.67%) Dell
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 2 (11.11%) Juniper
8 2 (11.11%) Remedy
9 1 (5.56%) Sophos
9 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
9 1 (5.56%) Brocade
9 1 (5.56%) EMC
9 1 (5.56%) Panasonic
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum up to a 22.5% bonus + pension + heal
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago