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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 182 185 182
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 26 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 4.46% 1.44% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 11
Average salary £30,500 £52,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.90% +123.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £36,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
583 417 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.41% 10.14% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 512 337 485
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -4 14 £32,500 -45.83%
Worcestershire - 6 £21,500 -
Shropshire - 4 £30,750 -
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
Dudley - 1 £27,000 -
Walsall - 1 £27,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £27,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 36 (92.31%) VMware
3 33 (84.62%) vSphere
4 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
5 21 (53.85%) Linux
5 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
7 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (43.59%) Citrix
9 16 (41.03%) Firewall
10 13 (33.33%) Cisco
11 12 (30.77%) SAN
11 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
12 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
12 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
13 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
14 9 (23.08%) Perl
14 9 (23.08%) PHP
14 9 (23.08%) VBScript
14 9 (23.08%) DHCP
14 9 (23.08%) DNS
14 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (20.51%) WAN
15 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (20.51%) Python
15 8 (20.51%) JBoss
15 8 (20.51%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 8 (20.51%) JBoss
4 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.13%) Apache
8 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) Firewall
2 12 (30.77%) SAN
3 9 (23.08%) DHCP
3 9 (23.08%) DNS
4 8 (20.51%) BIG-IP
4 8 (20.51%) WAN
5 7 (17.95%) LAN
6 3 (7.69%) SSH
7 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.13%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) OSPF
7 2 (5.13%) BGP
7 2 (5.13%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.56%) TACACS
8 1 (2.56%) MPLS
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless
8 1 (2.56%) IPsec
8 1 (2.56%) SSL
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Ant
1 8 (20.51%) CruiseControl
1 8 (20.51%) Maven
1 8 (20.51%) Mercurial
1 8 (20.51%) Hudson
1 8 (20.51%) Artifactory
1 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
1 8 (20.51%) Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Junior
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Support Technician
4 4 (10.26%) Data Centre Technician
4 4 (10.26%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.69%) IT Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Handset
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (20.51%) CentOS
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.56%) SUSE
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.56%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) DevOps
2 6 (15.38%) Migration
3 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
3 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.82%) Software Deployment
4 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.56%) Data Virtualisation
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Use Case
7 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.08%) Perl
2 9 (23.08%) PHP
2 9 (23.08%) VBScript
3 8 (20.51%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 6 (15.38%) C#
6 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.69%) C++
8 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (17.95%) CCNA
3 7 (17.95%) Degree
4 6 (15.38%) MCSE
4 6 (15.38%) MCSA
5 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.13%) MCTS
6 2 (5.13%) MCITP
6 2 (5.13%) CCNP
7 1 (2.56%) RHCE
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) vSphere
2 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
3 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (17.95%) XenApp
5 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
7 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.56%) SRDF
8 1 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.56%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) VMware
2 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) Citrix
4 13 (33.33%) Cisco
5 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
6 7 (17.95%) Juniper
7 6 (15.38%) NetApp
7 6 (15.38%) HP
7 6 (15.38%) 3PAR
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle
9 2 (5.13%) Avaya
9 2 (5.13%) Symantec
9 2 (5.13%) Brocade
9 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.56%) Dell
10 1 (2.56%) EMC
10 1 (2.56%) F5
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