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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 133 116
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 13 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.66% 0.50% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 6.07% 3.88% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 16
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 214 309 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 10.89% 12.88% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 176 244 217
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Birmingham

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Birmingham

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) IIS
7 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
7 5 (35.71%) SaaS
7 5 (35.71%) Puppet
7 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (35.71%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (35.71%) DevOps
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (21.43%) CCNP
9 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 3 (21.43%) HP
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) Office 365
10 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) G Suite
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) BGP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) OSPF
2 2 (14.29%) RIP
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) SSH
2 2 (14.29%) TACACS
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (14.29%) MCSE
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
5 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 2 (14.29%) Brocade
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Radware
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (7.14%) NEC
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension & Health
Posted: 5 days ago