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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 183 198 178
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 27 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 5.31% 3.13% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 9
Average salary £35,500 £44,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.31% +87.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
508 575 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.44% 10.33% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 446 514 416
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
Coventry +10 10 £38,500 +10.00%
Shropshire - 9 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £35,000 -
Solihull -2 3 - -
Worcestershire +2 2 £37,500 +54.63% 2
Birmingham +11 1 £27,500 -29.03%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (80.00%) Windows
3 31 (77.50%) vSphere
4 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (65.00%) Citrix
6 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 24 (60.00%) MS Exchange
7 24 (60.00%) XenApp
8 22 (55.00%) Cisco
9 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 20 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (50.00%) Firewall
10 19 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (42.50%) MCSE
13 16 (40.00%) HP
13 16 (40.00%) SAN
13 16 (40.00%) NetApp
13 16 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (37.50%) XenDesktop
14 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (37.50%) CCNA
14 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
14 15 (37.50%) NetScaler
15 13 (32.50%) IBM
15 13 (32.50%) ITIL
15 13 (32.50%) Backup Exec
16 12 (30.00%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 24 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.00%) Apache
7 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) Firewall
2 16 (40.00%) SAN
3 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 15 (37.50%) NetScaler
4 10 (25.00%) WAN
4 10 (25.00%) LAN
4 10 (25.00%) DNS
5 9 (22.50%) DHCP
6 8 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (20.00%) NAS
6 8 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 8 (20.00%) VPN
6 8 (20.00%) VoIP
7 7 (17.50%) VLAN
8 5 (12.50%) MPLS
8 5 (12.50%) Ethernet
9 4 (10.00%) Wireless
10 3 (7.50%) MGCP
10 3 (7.50%) SCCP
10 3 (7.50%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.00%) Hudson
1 2 (5.00%) Maven
1 2 (5.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
2 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.50%) Artifactory
General
1 5 (12.50%) Law
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) IT Support
3 8 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
3 8 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Communications Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 5 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.50%) PDA
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (22.50%) Linux
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (12.50%) SUSE
8 1 (2.50%) UNIX
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (32.50%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 5 (12.50%) Network Management
5 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) VBScript
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) Perl
2 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (42.50%) MCSE
4 15 (37.50%) CCNA
5 11 (27.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (20.00%) CCA
6 8 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (17.50%) MCSA
8 5 (12.50%) NCDA
9 3 (7.50%) CCNP
9 3 (7.50%) MCTS
9 3 (7.50%) MCITP
9 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
10 2 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 31 (77.50%) vSphere
2 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (60.00%) XenApp
4 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) XenDesktop
6 9 (22.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Backup Exec
2 5 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (12.50%) XenMobile
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (5.00%) Puppet
5 1 (2.50%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (65.00%) Citrix
3 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 22 (55.00%) Cisco
5 16 (40.00%) HP
5 16 (40.00%) NetApp
6 13 (32.50%) IBM
7 8 (20.00%) Mitel
7 8 (20.00%) EMC
7 8 (20.00%) Siemens
8 6 (15.00%) Symantec
9 5 (12.50%) Dell
9 5 (12.50%) Kaspersky
9 5 (12.50%) WatchGuard
9 5 (12.50%) Acronis
10 3 (7.50%) Remedy
10 3 (7.50%) Fujitsu
10 3 (7.50%) 3PAR
11 2 (5.00%) Juniper
11 2 (5.00%) JBoss
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