Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 96 107
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 15 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.25% 1.03% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 9.20% 11.57% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 1
Coventry median annual salary £33,500 £34,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.90% -5.48% +1.39%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,000 £35,250
90th Percentile £35,000 £35,738 £37,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +21.67% -11.76%

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 Coventry with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 163 121 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.61% 8.92% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 128 99 122
Coventry median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -11.24% +20.71%
10th Percentile £22,425 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,000 £53,975
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Coventry

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (93.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (86.67%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (86.67%) SLA
4 12 (80.00%) Project Management
5 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) Windows
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) Tech Ops
9 2 (13.33%) Server Management

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 14 (93.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (86.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (80.00%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Tech Ops
6 2 (13.33%) Server Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft