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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
England / West Midlands
Rank 195 226 199
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -27
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.22% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 1.39% 2.03% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 26
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £44,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%

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
505 640 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.90% 10.80% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 414 505 552
Median salary £36,250 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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 - 4 £33,500 -
Birmingham +9 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Solihull -5 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Coventry - 1 £30,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (42.86%) Retail
6 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (42.86%) Server Building
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
9 2 (14.29%) FTP
9 2 (14.29%) Linux
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) BGP
9 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
9 2 (14.29%) Advertising
9 2 (14.29%) Migration
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (14.29%) Office 365
10 1 (7.14%) NetScaler

VMware ESXi
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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) BGP
2 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) RIP
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) TACACS
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
8 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
8 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Server Building
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco