The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 62 76 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 214 144 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.03% 2.93% 4.48%
As % of the System Software category 44.49% 29.69% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 163 134 176
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
481 485 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.05% 9.87% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 386 427 566
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
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 VMware Infrastructure within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Birmingham -10 78 £38,000 -24.00% 15
Solihull +27 37 £34,000 +7.93% 3
Staffordshire +10 18 £32,250 -26.28% 4
Shropshire +5 16 £36,500 +8.14% 3
Coventry -30 16 £36,500 -25.12% 1
Dudley - 16 £27,500 -
Warwickshire -12 12 £28,160 -10.60%
Wolverhampton - 10 £36,000 -
Herefordshire +16 8 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Walsall +1 3 £30,500 +52.50%
Worcestershire -1 2 £37,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 452 (100.00%) VMware
2 346 (76.55%) Windows
3 256 (56.64%) Microsoft
4 235 (51.99%) Active Directory
5 214 (47.35%) Citrix
6 152 (33.63%) MS Exchange
6 152 (33.63%) Hyper-V
7 146 (32.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 115 (25.44%) NetApp
9 114 (25.22%) SQL Server
10 111 (24.56%) Cisco
11 107 (23.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 102 (22.57%) MS Excel
13 90 (19.91%) SAN
14 89 (19.69%) XenApp
15 86 (19.03%) Firewall
16 84 (18.58%) Linux
17 81 (17.92%) vSphere
18 80 (17.70%) Exchange Server 2010
19 76 (16.81%) ITIL
20 68 (15.04%) Windows Server 2003
21 67 (14.82%) Microsoft Certification
22 66 (14.60%) SQL
22 66 (14.60%) DNS
23 65 (14.38%) LAN
24 64 (14.16%) HP
25 63 (13.94%) XenDesktop
26 61 (13.50%) Security Cleared
27 60 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2013
27 60 (13.27%) WAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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
1 152 (33.63%) MS Exchange
2 80 (17.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 42 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (7.74%) SharePoint
6 33 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (4.42%) IIS
8 17 (3.76%) Lync
9 9 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.77%) Apache
11 6 (1.33%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.33%) NServiceBus
12 5 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.88%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.66%) CMS
15 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
Applications
1 102 (22.57%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.44%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.07%) Office 365
2 8 (1.77%) SaaS
3 6 (1.33%) Trello
4 4 (0.88%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.22%) Symantec.cloud
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 90 (19.91%) SAN
2 86 (19.03%) Firewall
3 66 (14.60%) DNS
4 65 (14.38%) LAN
5 60 (13.27%) WAN
6 56 (12.39%) DHCP
7 39 (8.63%) TCP/IP
8 28 (6.19%) VLAN
9 19 (4.20%) VoIP
10 18 (3.98%) VPN
11 15 (3.32%) NAS
11 15 (3.32%) Wireless
12 14 (3.10%) NetScaler
13 12 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (1.77%) IPsec
15 7 (1.55%) Network Security
15 7 (1.55%) HTTP
16 6 (1.33%) MPLS
17 5 (1.11%) Internet
18 4 (0.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.77%) RavenDB
6 4 (0.88%) MySQL
7 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.33%) Visual Studio
1 6 (1.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.44%) NUnit
General
1 31 (6.86%) Finance
2 11 (2.43%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.21%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.33%) Retail
5 4 (0.88%) Advertising
6 3 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Local Government
7 1 (0.22%) Games
7 1 (0.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (17.04%) Architect
2 76 (16.81%) Analyst
3 71 (15.71%) Support Engineer
4 62 (13.72%) 3rd Line Support
5 44 (9.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (7.74%) Citrix Architect
7 34 (7.52%) Support Analyst
7 34 (7.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 29 (6.42%) Administrator
9 24 (5.31%) Support Technician
9 24 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (5.09%) Technical Architect
10 23 (5.09%) Consultant
11 21 (4.65%) IT Support
12 19 (4.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 18 (3.98%) Support Manager
13 18 (3.98%) Operations Analyst
14 15 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
15 14 (3.10%) Senior Support Engineer
15 14 (3.10%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.76%) HTML
1 17 (3.76%) CSS
2 13 (2.88%) .NET
3 8 (1.77%) jQuery
3 8 (1.77%) HTML5
3 8 (1.77%) Razor View Engine
3 8 (1.77%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (1.33%) MSMQ
5 5 (1.11%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.88%) CGI
6 4 (0.88%) XML
6 4 (0.88%) Ajax
7 3 (0.66%) CSS3
8 1 (0.22%) Memcached
8 1 (0.22%) Middleware
8 1 (0.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.64%) Clustering
2 11 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (1.99%) Blackberry
3 9 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.55%) EqualLogic
4 7 (1.55%) User Experience
5 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.11%) Replication
7 4 (0.88%) Thin Client
7 4 (0.88%) GIS
7 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.88%) Fat Client
7 4 (0.88%) Smartphone
7 4 (0.88%) iSeries
7 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.44%) Statistics
8 2 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.44%) Handset
9 1 (0.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 346 (76.55%) Windows
2 146 (32.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (23.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 84 (18.58%) Linux
5 68 (15.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (12.17%) Windows 7
7 23 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (5.09%) Windows 8
8 22 (4.87%) UNIX
9 17 (3.76%) Windows XP
10 14 (3.10%) Android
11 10 (2.21%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.55%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.33%) HPUX
13 6 (1.33%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.11%) CentOS
15 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.44%) VMS
16 1 (0.22%) Solaris
16 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (16.81%) ITIL
2 27 (5.97%) Service Delivery
3 26 (5.75%) Incident Management
4 24 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (4.20%) Migration
5 19 (4.20%) Service Management
6 16 (3.54%) Technical Architecture
7 15 (3.32%) Mentoring
8 14 (3.10%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (3.10%) Project Management
9 13 (2.88%) E-Commerce
9 13 (2.88%) Workflow
10 12 (2.65%) PRINCE2
10 12 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (2.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (2.43%) Change Management
11 11 (2.43%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (1.99%) Business Continuity
12 9 (1.99%) ERP
12 9 (1.99%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (14.60%) SQL
2 17 (3.76%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.54%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.43%) C
5 10 (2.21%) Java
6 9 (1.99%) C#
7 8 (1.77%) VBScript
8 7 (1.55%) PHP
9 6 (1.33%) VB
10 5 (1.11%) Perl
11 2 (0.44%) C++
12 1 (0.22%) Python
12 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 67 (14.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (13.50%) Security Cleared
3 57 (12.61%) MCSE
4 48 (10.62%) SC Cleared
4 48 (10.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 39 (8.63%) CCA
5 39 (8.63%) Citrix Certification
6 27 (5.97%) CCEE
6 27 (5.97%) CCIA
7 25 (5.53%) MCSA
8 23 (5.09%) CCNA
8 23 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (4.87%) MCITP
10 20 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (3.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (2.65%) MCP
13 7 (1.55%) CCNP
13 7 (1.55%) Degree
14 4 (0.88%) CCENT
14 4 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.29%) SLA
2 5 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.88%) QA
3 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 235 (51.99%) Active Directory
2 152 (33.63%) Hyper-V
3 89 (19.69%) XenApp
4 81 (17.92%) vSphere
5 63 (13.94%) XenDesktop
6 46 (10.18%) VMware ESX
7 35 (7.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 27 (5.97%) Terminal Services
9 20 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (3.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 10 (2.21%) vCloud
12 6 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.66%) XenServer
16 2 (0.44%) DFS Replication
17 1 (0.22%) Varnish
17 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
17 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (7.08%) SCCM
2 19 (4.20%) SCOM
2 19 (4.20%) NetBackup
2 19 (4.20%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (2.43%) Nagios
5 8 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (1.77%) WSUS
6 7 (1.55%) SCDPM
7 6 (1.33%) Puppet
7 6 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.88%) Foglight
8 4 (0.88%) MOM
8 4 (0.88%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.44%) Opsview
10 1 (0.22%) SCSM
10 1 (0.22%) SELinux
10 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 452 (100.00%) VMware
2 256 (56.64%) Microsoft
3 214 (47.35%) Citrix
4 115 (25.44%) NetApp
5 111 (24.56%) Cisco
6 64 (14.16%) HP
7 49 (10.84%) Dell
8 42 (9.29%) EMC
9 41 (9.07%) AppSense
10 33 (7.30%) Symantec
11 27 (5.97%) Fujitsu
12 16 (3.54%) 3PAR
13 15 (3.32%) SonicWALL
14 14 (3.10%) IBM
15 12 (2.65%) Red Hat
16 10 (2.21%) Sophos
16 10 (2.21%) Oracle
17 8 (1.77%) Avaya
17 8 (1.77%) Apple
17 8 (1.77%) CommVault
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands
Lorien
Salary: Negotiable + car + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
ATR Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60k - £70k basic salary + £120k uncapped OTE,car or car allowance and
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Allpay
Posted: 11 days ago