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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 43 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.17% 2.77% 9.22%
As % of the System Software category 61.54% 19.05% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 24
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 Solihull region.

System Software Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.16% 14.53% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 41
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £39,250 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Solihull

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (84.44%) Citrix
3 35 (77.78%) XenApp
4 31 (68.89%) XenDesktop
4 31 (68.89%) Windows 7
4 31 (68.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 31 (68.89%) AppSense
4 31 (68.89%) SC Cleared
4 31 (68.89%) Security Cleared
5 24 (53.33%) CCA
5 24 (53.33%) Citrix Certification
6 23 (51.11%) Fujitsu
6 23 (51.11%) CCEE
6 23 (51.11%) CCIA
7 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
11 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
12 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.11%) NetApp
12 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (8.89%) Internet
13 4 (8.89%) IBM
13 4 (8.89%) DNS
13 4 (8.89%) Apache
13 4 (8.89%) HTML
13 4 (8.89%) PHP
13 4 (8.89%) SQL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.89%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) VLAN
3 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.44%) DHCP
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Architect
1 31 (68.89%) Citrix Architect
2 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
1 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Windows 7
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.89%) Web Development
1 4 (8.89%) ITIL
2 2 (4.44%) Project Management
2 2 (4.44%) Migration
2 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
2 2 (4.44%) Server Patching
3 1 (2.22%) Release Management
3 1 (2.22%) Change Control
3 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PHP
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
1 4 (8.89%) VB
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) SC Cleared
1 31 (68.89%) Security Cleared
2 24 (53.33%) CCA
2 24 (53.33%) Citrix Certification
3 23 (51.11%) CCEE
3 23 (51.11%) CCIA
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.44%) CCNP
4 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 35 (77.78%) XenApp
2 31 (68.89%) XenDesktop
2 31 (68.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (84.44%) Citrix
3 31 (68.89%) AppSense
4 23 (51.11%) Fujitsu
5 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.11%) NetApp
7 4 (8.89%) IBM
8 3 (6.67%) Dell
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco
9 2 (4.44%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.44%) Symantec