The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 115 139 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.94% 6.50% 5.09%
As % of the System Software category 52.27% 49.82% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 89 126 68
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
220 279 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.45% 13.06% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 179 257 137
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 214 (100.00%) VMware
2 137 (64.02%) Microsoft
3 134 (62.62%) Windows
4 124 (57.94%) Citrix
5 112 (52.34%) Active Directory
6 93 (43.46%) Hyper-V
7 90 (42.06%) Cisco
8 85 (39.72%) MS Exchange
9 75 (35.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 75 (35.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 74 (34.58%) NetApp
11 66 (30.84%) XenDesktop
12 64 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 61 (28.50%) MCSE
14 54 (25.23%) Exchange Server 2003
15 53 (24.77%) vSphere
16 52 (24.30%) XenApp
16 52 (24.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 52 (24.30%) SAN
17 49 (22.90%) MCITP
18 45 (21.03%) Citrix Certification
18 45 (21.03%) Windows Server 2012
19 44 (20.56%) MS Excel
20 42 (19.63%) HP
21 40 (18.69%) CCA
21 40 (18.69%) Windows Server 2003
22 37 (17.29%) EMC
23 36 (16.82%) MCTS
23 36 (16.82%) Exchange Server 2013
23 36 (16.82%) VTSP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 85 (39.72%) MS Exchange
2 54 (25.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 52 (24.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (16.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (15.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (10.28%) Lync
7 17 (7.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (7.94%) IIS
8 15 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2000
9 12 (5.61%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (3.27%) SharePoint
11 6 (2.80%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.40%) Apache
14 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 44 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.94%) Office 365
2 3 (1.40%) IaaS
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (24.30%) SAN
2 33 (15.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 32 (14.95%) Firewall
4 29 (13.55%) DNS
5 24 (11.21%) TCP/IP
6 20 (9.35%) WAAS
7 19 (8.88%) WAN
7 19 (8.88%) VPN
7 19 (8.88%) DHCP
8 18 (8.41%) NetScaler
9 15 (7.01%) NAS
10 14 (6.54%) Unified Communications
11 13 (6.07%) LAN
12 11 (5.14%) Internet
13 10 (4.67%) IPsec
14 8 (3.74%) ADSL
14 8 (3.74%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (2.80%) Wireless
15 6 (2.80%) Ethernet
16 5 (2.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.34%) DB2
5 3 (1.40%) MySQL
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (7.94%) Finance
2 6 (2.80%) Legal
3 3 (1.40%) Law
4 2 (0.93%) Back Office
4 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.93%) Local Government
4 2 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (37.85%) Consultant
2 63 (29.44%) Architect
3 26 (12.15%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 22 (10.28%) Microsoft Consultant
4 22 (10.28%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (7.94%) Technical Architect
6 16 (7.48%) Analyst
6 16 (7.48%) FlexPod Consultant
7 14 (6.54%) Virtualisation Architect
8 13 (6.07%) Support Analyst
9 12 (5.61%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.61%) Exchange Consultant
10 11 (5.14%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.14%) Storage Architect
10 11 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (5.14%) Sales Consultant
11 10 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (4.67%) Server Engineer
12 9 (4.21%) Technology Consultant
12 9 (4.21%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.87%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.93%) Middleware
3 1 (0.47%) .NET
3 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.68%) FlexPod
2 19 (8.88%) Blackberry
2 19 (8.88%) Clustering
3 11 (5.14%) CLARiiON
3 11 (5.14%) Replication
3 11 (5.14%) Celerra
4 7 (3.27%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.87%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.87%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.93%) iPhone
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.47%) PDA
9 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 134 (62.62%) Windows
2 64 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (21.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (18.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (14.02%) Windows 7
6 18 (8.41%) Linux
7 15 (7.01%) Windows XP
8 14 (6.54%) Windows 8
9 12 (5.61%) UNIX
10 10 (4.67%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (2.34%) Debian
11 5 (2.34%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.34%) AIX
11 5 (2.34%) Solaris
12 4 (1.87%) SUSE
12 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.40%) Android
13 3 (1.40%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.02%) Project Management
2 22 (10.28%) ITIL
3 21 (9.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (8.88%) Migration
5 18 (8.41%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (7.01%) Change Control
7 13 (6.07%) Business Development
8 12 (5.61%) Technical Analysis
9 8 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (3.27%) Line Management
10 7 (3.27%) Time Management
11 6 (2.80%) Data Protection
11 6 (2.80%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.80%) Asset Management
12 5 (2.34%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.34%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (2.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.34%) Load Balancing
13 4 (1.87%) Service Management
13 4 (1.87%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.02%) SQL
2 10 (4.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.34%) Python
3 5 (2.34%) VB
4 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.40%) VBScript
4 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.93%) C#
5 2 (0.93%) C++
5 2 (0.93%) Java
5 2 (0.93%) Perl
5 2 (0.93%) PHP
5 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (35.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 75 (35.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 61 (28.50%) MCSE
3 49 (22.90%) MCITP
4 45 (21.03%) Citrix Certification
5 40 (18.69%) CCA
6 36 (16.82%) MCTS
6 36 (16.82%) VTSP
7 30 (14.02%) CCEE
8 28 (13.08%) NCDA
8 28 (13.08%) NCIE
9 26 (12.15%) MCP
10 25 (11.68%) MCSA
10 25 (11.68%) VCAP
11 22 (10.28%) Degree
12 16 (7.48%) Security Cleared
13 15 (7.01%) CCIA
13 15 (7.01%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (7.01%) CCEA
14 14 (6.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.74%) SLA
2 5 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 112 (52.34%) Active Directory
2 93 (43.46%) Hyper-V
3 66 (30.84%) XenDesktop
4 53 (24.77%) vSphere
5 52 (24.30%) XenApp
6 25 (11.68%) VMware ESX
7 24 (11.21%) vCloud
8 18 (8.41%) Terminal Services
9 13 (6.07%) XenServer
10 11 (5.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (3.27%) VMware Server
12 6 (2.80%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (1.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.47%) SRDF
15 1 (0.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 1 (0.47%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 23 (10.75%) SCCM
2 17 (7.94%) XenMobile
3 12 (5.61%) NetBackup
4 9 (4.21%) Backup Exec
4 9 (4.21%) SCOM
4 9 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (3.74%) SCOrch
6 7 (3.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (2.80%) Legato
8 5 (2.34%) WSUS
8 5 (2.34%) ARCserve
9 3 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.93%) MOM
10 2 (0.93%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.93%) SCSM
10 2 (0.93%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 214 (100.00%) VMware
2 137 (64.02%) Microsoft
3 124 (57.94%) Citrix
4 90 (42.06%) Cisco
5 74 (34.58%) NetApp
6 42 (19.63%) HP
7 37 (17.29%) EMC
8 32 (14.95%) Symantec
9 17 (7.94%) IBM
10 13 (6.07%) SonicWALL
11 11 (5.14%) 3PAR
12 10 (4.67%) Oracle
13 8 (3.74%) CommVault
13 8 (3.74%) SolarWinds
14 7 (3.27%) AppSense
14 7 (3.27%) Intel
14 7 (3.27%) CheckPoint
15 6 (2.80%) Juniper
15 6 (2.80%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.80%) Dell
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago