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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 217 189 198
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 8 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.50% 5.03% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £43,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +26.47%
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
533 517 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.10% 9.57% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 467 454 530
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Shropshire -10 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Birmingham -8 1 £18,000 -34.54% 1
Warwickshire -17 1 £41,000 +17.14%
Halesowen - 1 £29,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (53.33%) XenApp
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (46.67%) MCSE
7 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (33.33%) vSphere
8 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 5 (33.33%) DHCP
8 5 (33.33%) NetApp
9 4 (26.67%) Firewall
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco
9 4 (26.67%) CCA
9 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (26.67%) MS Office
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (26.67%) XenServer
9 4 (26.67%) MCITP
10 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Lync
5 1 (6.67%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Intranet
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) NetWare
6 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Server Building
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Document Management
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) MCSE
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (26.67%) MCITP
4 4 (26.67%) CCA
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (20.00%) MCSA
6 2 (13.33%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (6.67%) HNC
7 1 (6.67%) CCDP
7 1 (6.67%) CCNP
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) XenApp
4 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (26.67%) XenServer
7 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (6.67%) Novell eDirectory
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) NetApp
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
7 1 (6.67%) M86 Security
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Novell
7 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) McAfee
7 1 (6.67%) Brocade
7 1 (6.67%) Infor
7 1 (6.67%) Kaspersky
7 1 (6.67%) Veeam
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago