The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Dell, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 195 159 161
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +2
Permanent jobs citing Dell 18 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.84% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 1.66% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 28
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,900 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2696 2824 2467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.99% 50.72% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2229 2351 2075
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,930 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Dell
England

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Dell across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Dell
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Dell across the West Midlands region.

Dell Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Dell
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Dell across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Dell Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Dell
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 10 £31,500 -
Coventry +2 4 £35,000 -
Solihull -7 3 £42,500 +10.38%
Birmingham -16 3 £35,000 -
Shropshire -2 1 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton -5 1 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -8 1 £35,000 - 2
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Dell 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 Dell.

1 45 (71.43%) Windows
2 43 (68.25%) VMware
3 39 (61.90%) Cisco
4 37 (58.73%) Microsoft
5 32 (50.79%) SAN
6 31 (49.21%) MS Exchange
7 29 (46.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (44.44%) Active Directory
9 27 (42.86%) MS Excel
10 26 (41.27%) SQL Server
11 24 (38.10%) HP
11 24 (38.10%) Load Balancing
12 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (33.33%) NetApp
13 21 (33.33%) Linux
14 20 (31.75%) MCSE
14 20 (31.75%) DNS
15 19 (30.16%) TCP/IP
15 19 (30.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (28.57%) MCSA
16 18 (28.57%) SQL
17 17 (26.98%) Firewall
17 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2007
18 16 (25.40%) vSphere
18 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (25.40%) IIS
19 15 (23.81%) MCITP
20 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
20 14 (22.22%) Windows 7

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Dell 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 Dell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (49.21%) MS Exchange
2 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (25.40%) IIS
4 10 (15.87%) Apache
5 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 5 (7.94%) WordPress
6 5 (7.94%) Moodle
7 4 (6.35%) Lync
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.52%) MS Office
2 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Exchequer
1 1 (1.59%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.79%) SAN
2 20 (31.75%) DNS
3 19 (30.16%) TCP/IP
4 17 (26.98%) Firewall
5 13 (20.63%) VPN
5 13 (20.63%) DHCP
6 11 (17.46%) HTTP
7 10 (15.87%) NAS
8 9 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (11.11%) SSL
9 7 (11.11%) VLAN
10 6 (9.52%) SSH
11 5 (7.94%) FTP
11 5 (7.94%) LAN
11 5 (7.94%) VoIP
11 5 (7.94%) WAN
11 5 (7.94%) iSCSI
12 4 (6.35%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (6.35%) Wireless
13 3 (4.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.94%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MSI
2 1 (1.59%) FogBugz
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Publishing
3 2 (3.17%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Administrator
2 17 (26.98%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (22.22%) Consultant
4 13 (20.63%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Storage Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) IT Administrator
8 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) LAMP
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.59%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Clustering
2 7 (11.11%) Open Source
3 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.35%) CMDB
5 3 (4.76%) EqualLogic
6 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.59%) Replication
7 1 (1.59%) Celerra
7 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.59%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 45 (71.43%) Windows
2 29 (46.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (33.33%) Linux
4 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.94%) SUSE
8 5 (7.94%) Android
9 4 (6.35%) BlackBerry OS
9 4 (6.35%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Load Balancing
2 14 (22.22%) ITIL
3 10 (15.87%) Change Control
4 7 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 6 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.94%) Time Management
6 5 (7.94%) Content Management
7 4 (6.35%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.76%) Data Management
9 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.17%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.17%) Project Management
9 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.59%) Change Management
10 1 (1.59%) Password Management
10 1 (1.59%) ERP
10 1 (1.59%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
3 7 (11.11%) Perl
3 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (31.75%) MCSE
3 19 (30.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (28.57%) MCSA
5 15 (23.81%) MCITP
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (11.11%) NCDA
8 6 (9.52%) NCIE
8 6 (9.52%) CCNA
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (4.76%) MCP
9 3 (4.76%) Degree
9 3 (4.76%) CCEE
10 2 (3.17%) CCAA
10 2 (3.17%) VCAP
10 2 (3.17%) SNIA Certification
10 2 (3.17%) SCSE
10 2 (3.17%) MCTS
11 1 (1.59%) CCDA
11 1 (1.59%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 28 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.40%) vSphere
3 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (7.94%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.35%) Shibboleth
6 4 (6.35%) XenApp
6 4 (6.35%) XenServer
7 3 (4.76%) ISA Server
7 3 (4.76%) NFS
7 3 (4.76%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.59%) Xen
8 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Backup Exec
2 6 (9.52%) WSUS
3 4 (6.35%) SCCM
4 3 (4.76%) SCOM
4 3 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.17%) HP SIM
5 2 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.17%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.59%) Nagios
6 1 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) VMware
2 39 (61.90%) Cisco
3 37 (58.73%) Microsoft
4 24 (38.10%) HP
5 21 (33.33%) NetApp
6 14 (22.22%) Citrix
6 14 (22.22%) IBM
7 11 (17.46%) EMC
8 7 (11.11%) Altiris
9 5 (7.94%) WatchGuard
9 5 (7.94%) Acronis
10 4 (6.35%) Sun
10 4 (6.35%) Juniper
10 4 (6.35%) Toshiba
11 3 (4.76%) Hitachi
11 3 (4.76%) Brocade
12 2 (3.17%) Fujitsu
12 2 (3.17%) BMC
13 1 (1.59%) Symantec
13 1 (1.59%) Sophos