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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 42 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 100 144 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.72% 6.73% 4.72%
As % of the System Software category 51.55% 49.83% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82 132 70
Average salary £42,000 £47,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +16.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,623 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
194 289 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.16% 13.51% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 165 267 132
Average salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 192 (100.00%) VMware
2 126 (65.63%) Windows
3 115 (59.90%) Microsoft
4 106 (55.21%) Citrix
5 103 (53.65%) Active Directory
6 79 (41.15%) Hyper-V
7 77 (40.10%) MS Exchange
8 76 (39.58%) Cisco
9 65 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 63 (32.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 60 (31.25%) NetApp
12 57 (29.69%) SAN
12 57 (29.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 53 (27.60%) XenDesktop
14 48 (25.00%) MCSE
15 46 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2003
16 45 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
17 43 (22.40%) vSphere
17 43 (22.40%) MCITP
17 43 (22.40%) Windows Server 2003
18 40 (20.83%) MS Excel
19 38 (19.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 36 (18.75%) Windows 7
20 36 (18.75%) HP
20 36 (18.75%) Firewall
21 35 (18.23%) XenApp
22 34 (17.71%) MCTS
22 34 (17.71%) Project Management
23 32 (16.67%) Symantec
24 31 (16.15%) Citrix Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 77 (40.10%) MS Exchange
2 46 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 45 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (11.98%) Lync
7 17 (8.85%) IIS
8 14 (7.29%) Office Communications Server
9 13 (6.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (3.65%) Tomcat
10 7 (3.65%) SharePoint
10 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (2.08%) Apache
11 4 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.94%) Office 365
2 3 (1.56%) IaaS
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (29.69%) SAN
2 36 (18.75%) Firewall
3 30 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 26 (13.54%) DNS
5 24 (12.50%) VPN
5 24 (12.50%) WAN
6 21 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (9.38%) NAS
8 17 (8.85%) Unified Communications
8 17 (8.85%) LAN
8 17 (8.85%) DHCP
9 12 (6.25%) Internet
9 12 (6.25%) WAAS
10 11 (5.73%) NetScaler
10 11 (5.73%) IPsec
10 11 (5.73%) Ethernet
11 9 (4.69%) ADSL
11 9 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (4.17%) Wireless
12 8 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.60%) DB2
5 2 (1.04%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.04%) MySQL
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (8.85%) Finance
2 5 (2.60%) Legal
3 3 (1.56%) Law
4 2 (1.04%) Back Office
4 2 (1.04%) Local Government
4 2 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (36.46%) Consultant
2 50 (26.04%) Architect
3 24 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 20 (10.42%) Technical Architect
5 18 (9.38%) Analyst
5 18 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 14 (7.29%) Exchange Consultant
8 12 (6.25%) FlexPod Consultant
8 12 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 12 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (5.21%) Server Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) Storage Consultant
11 8 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 8 (4.17%) VMware Consultant
12 7 (3.65%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.56%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.04%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) .NET
3 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.38%) FlexPod
2 15 (7.81%) Blackberry
2 15 (7.81%) Clustering
3 13 (6.77%) Replication
4 9 (4.69%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.65%) CLARiiON
5 7 (3.65%) Celerra
6 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.04%) iPhone
8 2 (1.04%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.52%) PMI
9 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.52%) PDA
9 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) CMDB
9 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 126 (65.63%) Windows
2 65 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (22.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (19.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 19 (9.90%) Windows XP
7 16 (8.33%) Linux
8 14 (7.29%) Windows 8
9 11 (5.73%) UNIX
9 11 (5.73%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.60%) AIX
10 5 (2.60%) Solaris
11 4 (2.08%) Debian
11 4 (2.08%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.56%) Android
12 3 (1.56%) FreeBSD
12 3 (1.56%) SUSE
13 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.71%) Project Management
2 23 (11.98%) Technical Architecture
3 22 (11.46%) ITIL
4 20 (10.42%) Migration
5 15 (7.81%) Business Development
6 14 (7.29%) Technical Analysis
7 12 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (4.69%) Asset Management
8 9 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (4.69%) Change Control
9 7 (3.65%) Time Management
10 6 (3.13%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.13%) Network Management
11 5 (2.60%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.60%) Data Protection
12 4 (2.08%) Release Management
12 4 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (2.08%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.08%) Change Management
13 3 (1.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.63%) SQL
2 5 (2.60%) Python
2 5 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.08%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.08%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.08%) VB
4 2 (1.04%) VBScript
4 2 (1.04%) C#
4 2 (1.04%) C++
4 2 (1.04%) Java
4 2 (1.04%) Perl
4 2 (1.04%) PHP
4 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (32.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (29.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 48 (25.00%) MCSE
4 43 (22.40%) MCITP
5 34 (17.71%) MCTS
6 31 (16.15%) Citrix Certification
7 26 (13.54%) CCA
8 24 (12.50%) Degree
9 23 (11.98%) NCDA
9 23 (11.98%) MCSA
10 22 (11.46%) NCIE
10 22 (11.46%) VTSP
11 20 (10.42%) CCEE
11 20 (10.42%) VCAP
12 19 (9.90%) MCP
13 12 (6.25%) VCDX
14 11 (5.73%) Security Cleared
14 11 (5.73%) CCIA
15 10 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (4.69%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.17%) SLA
2 5 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 103 (53.65%) Active Directory
2 79 (41.15%) Hyper-V
3 53 (27.60%) XenDesktop
4 43 (22.40%) vSphere
5 35 (18.23%) XenApp
6 16 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 15 (7.81%) XenServer
8 13 (6.77%) vCloud
8 13 (6.77%) Terminal Services
9 7 (3.65%) VMware Server
10 6 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.52%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 24 (12.50%) SCCM
2 12 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 11 (5.73%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (4.17%) SCOM
4 8 (4.17%) XenMobile
5 5 (2.60%) Legato
5 5 (2.60%) WSUS
6 4 (2.08%) ARCserve
7 3 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.04%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.04%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.04%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.04%) SCSM
9 1 (0.52%) MOM
9 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 192 (100.00%) VMware
2 115 (59.90%) Microsoft
3 106 (55.21%) Citrix
4 76 (39.58%) Cisco
5 60 (31.25%) NetApp
6 36 (18.75%) HP
7 32 (16.67%) Symantec
8 23 (11.98%) EMC
9 12 (6.25%) SonicWALL
10 9 (4.69%) Oracle
11 8 (4.17%) IBM
11 8 (4.17%) Intel
11 8 (4.17%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.65%) Kaspersky
12 7 (3.65%) Dell
12 7 (3.65%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.65%) Juniper
12 7 (3.65%) 3PAR
13 6 (3.13%) CommVault
13 6 (3.13%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago