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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 202 188 192
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 11 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 2.13% 2.08% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 13
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,800 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.30% +10.00%
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
517 433 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.95% 9.53% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 436 368 536
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 31 March 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 March 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 -8 5 £30,500 +5.17%
Worcestershire - 3 £21,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £30,750 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 35 (94.59%) VMware
3 31 (83.78%) vSphere
4 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
5 21 (56.76%) MS Exchange
6 20 (54.05%) Linux
6 20 (54.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
7 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (43.24%) Firewall
9 16 (43.24%) Citrix
10 13 (35.14%) Cisco
11 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
12 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (29.73%) SAN
13 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
13 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
13 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
14 9 (24.32%) Perl
14 9 (24.32%) PHP
14 9 (24.32%) VBScript
14 9 (24.32%) DHCP
14 9 (24.32%) DNS
15 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (21.62%) Python
15 8 (21.62%) JBoss
15 8 (21.62%) Java
15 8 (21.62%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (56.76%) MS Exchange
2 20 (54.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
4 8 (21.62%) JBoss
4 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.41%) Apache
8 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) SAN
3 9 (24.32%) DHCP
3 9 (24.32%) DNS
4 8 (21.62%) BIG-IP
5 7 (18.92%) WAN
6 6 (16.22%) LAN
7 3 (8.11%) SSH
8 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.41%) VPN
8 2 (5.41%) OSPF
8 2 (5.41%) BGP
8 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.70%) TACACS
9 1 (2.70%) MPLS
9 1 (2.70%) Wireless
9 1 (2.70%) IPsec
9 1 (2.70%) SSL
9 1 (2.70%) VoIP
9 1 (2.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Ant
1 8 (21.62%) CruiseControl
1 8 (21.62%) Maven
1 8 (21.62%) Mercurial
1 8 (21.62%) Hudson
1 8 (21.62%) Artifactory
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Junior
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Support Technician
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Technician
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Handset
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Linux
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.62%) CentOS
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) DevOps
2 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) Software Deployment
4 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Use Case
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 9 (24.32%) Perl
2 9 (24.32%) PHP
2 9 (24.32%) VBScript
3 8 (21.62%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) Python
4 7 (18.92%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) C#
6 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
8 3 (8.11%) C++
8 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (18.92%) CCNA
3 7 (18.92%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) MCSE
4 6 (16.22%) MCSA
5 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.41%) MCTS
6 2 (5.41%) MCITP
6 2 (5.41%) CCNP
7 1 (2.70%) RHCE
7 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (83.78%) vSphere
2 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (18.92%) XenApp
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
6 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Cacti
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) VMware
2 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) Citrix
4 13 (35.14%) Cisco
5 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
6 7 (18.92%) Juniper
7 6 (16.22%) HP
7 6 (16.22%) 3PAR
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle
8 5 (13.51%) NetApp
9 2 (5.41%) Brocade
9 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.70%) F5
10 1 (2.70%) Symantec
10 1 (2.70%) Avaya
10 1 (2.70%) Dell
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