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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 222 185 179
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.089% 0.55% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 4.29% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 4
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -32.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
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
585 629 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.47% 12.73% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 466 563 348
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -19.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
Solihull - 2 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton +6 1 £32,500 +20.37%
Worcestershire -5 1 - - 2
Dudley -6 1 £32,500 +20.37%
Walsall -9 1 £32,500 +20.37%
Birmingham -22 1 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £38,000 - 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (40.00%) MS Office
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 5 (33.33%) Replication
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) VLAN
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
8 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
8 4 (26.67%) VPN
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) Symantec
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) C

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (13.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) VLAN
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.67%) FTP
6 1 (6.67%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) RIP
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) IT Support
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Software Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Replication
2 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
4 1 (6.67%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 3 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 3 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (20.00%) Sophos
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) McAfee
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) HP
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Intapeople
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
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Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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