Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 - 152
Rank change year-on-year - +152 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 0 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.18% - 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.08% - 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
10th Percentile £25,250 " £32,750
25th Percentile £34,313 " "
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 - £35,000
75th Percentile £58,750 " £38,750
90th Percentile £63,125 " £44,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £31,688 £37,500
% change year-on-year +26.23% -15.50% +7.14%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 558 202 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.68% 17.77% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 478 176 366
10th Percentile £31,000 £25,625 £25,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £28,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% +13.10% -6.67%
75th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Birmingham

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Birmingham

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware ESXi in Birmingham over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Social Skills
4 3 (50.00%) AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Isilon
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Project Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) Isilon
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless