The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.23% 3.64% 2.83%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 36.36% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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 Solihull region.

System Software Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 33 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 8.06% 10.00% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 26
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,248 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Solihull

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) NetApp
3 10 (41.67%) IBM
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) EqualLogic
6 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.83%) Dell
6 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Big Data
7 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (8.33%) DHCP
9 2 (8.33%) VPN
9 2 (8.33%) DNS
9 2 (8.33%) Linux
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.17%) FTP
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) RIP
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) NetApp Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (20.83%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Analytics
1 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) Logistics
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCITP
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) NetApp
3 10 (41.67%) IBM
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.83%) Citrix
6 5 (20.83%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) Google
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle