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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 76 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 175 229 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.10% 4.52% 3.94%
As % of the System Software category 30.33% 36.12% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 134 207 143
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
577 634 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.24% 12.52% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 458 568 350
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -13 87 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Warwickshire -8 19 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Worcestershire +11 17 £33,000 +1.53% 5
Staffordshire +3 16 £25,500 -27.14% 8
Coventry -14 16 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Solihull +6 8 £32,500 -15.03% 1
Wolverhampton -1 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Dudley -8 8 £40,000 +45.45%
Walsall -6 7 £40,000 +60.00%
Herefordshire +6 2 £26,750 +21.59%
Shropshire +3 2 £50,000 +72.41%
Halesowen - 1 £30,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 345 (100.00%) VMware
2 213 (61.74%) Windows
3 176 (51.01%) Active Directory
4 174 (50.43%) Microsoft
5 156 (45.22%) Windows Server
6 119 (34.49%) Hyper-V
7 116 (33.62%) Citrix
8 109 (31.59%) Cisco
9 90 (26.09%) NetApp
10 82 (23.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 81 (23.48%) MS Exchange
12 76 (22.03%) HP
12 76 (22.03%) Data Centre
13 74 (21.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 74 (21.45%) Firewall
14 72 (20.87%) MS Excel
15 64 (18.55%) Windows Server 2008
16 58 (16.81%) WAN
17 57 (16.52%) LAN
17 57 (16.52%) SQL Server
18 55 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
19 52 (15.07%) SAN
19 52 (15.07%) ITIL
20 49 (14.20%) DNS
21 47 (13.62%) MCSE
21 47 (13.62%) Exchange Server 2013
22 45 (13.04%) vSphere
23 43 (12.46%) SQL
23 43 (12.46%) Cisco Certification
24 41 (11.88%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 81 (23.48%) MS Exchange
2 47 (13.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 41 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (10.43%) SharePoint
5 25 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (5.80%) IIS
6 20 (5.80%) Skype for Business
7 14 (4.06%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (3.77%) Moodle
9 11 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (2.90%) Site Server
11 6 (1.74%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.45%) Apache
13 4 (1.16%) WordPress
14 3 (0.87%) JBoss
15 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.58%) GroupWise
15 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 72 (20.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (3.77%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.58%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) assyst
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.28%) Office 365
2 15 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.32%) IaaS
4 7 (2.03%) SaaS
5 5 (1.45%) Mimecast
6 4 (1.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) GitHub
7 1 (0.29%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 74 (21.45%) Firewall
2 58 (16.81%) WAN
3 57 (16.52%) LAN
4 52 (15.07%) SAN
5 49 (14.20%) DNS
6 40 (11.59%) VLAN
7 33 (9.57%) DHCP
8 30 (8.70%) VoIP
8 30 (8.70%) Wireless
9 26 (7.54%) TCP/IP
9 26 (7.54%) VPN
10 16 (4.64%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (3.48%) ADSL
12 11 (3.19%) NetScaler
13 8 (2.32%) Cisco Wireless
13 8 (2.32%) MPLS
14 7 (2.03%) Network Security
15 6 (1.74%) Remote Desktop
16 5 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.06%) Big Data
3 9 (2.61%) MySQL
3 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.87%) SSDT
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
1 3 (0.87%) Selenium
1 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
1 3 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (7.83%) Finance
2 25 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.06%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.61%) Retail
5 3 (0.87%) Automotive
5 3 (0.87%) Banking
5 3 (0.87%) Marketing
5 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.58%) Electronics
6 2 (0.58%) Publishing
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 55 (15.94%) Support Engineer
3 49 (14.20%) Analyst
4 26 (7.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 25 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 22 (6.38%) Consultant
6 22 (6.38%) IT Engineer
6 22 (6.38%) Support Analyst
7 21 (6.09%) Administrator
7 21 (6.09%) Infrastructure Manager
7 21 (6.09%) VMware Engineer
8 20 (5.80%) IT Support
8 20 (5.80%) Network Engineer
9 18 (5.22%) IT Manager
10 17 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (4.64%) Senior IT Support
11 16 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
12 15 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.90%) .NET
2 5 (1.45%) LAMP
2 5 (1.45%) Web Services
3 1 (0.29%) COM
3 1 (0.29%) MEAP
3 1 (0.29%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 76 (22.03%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.12%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.64%) Driving Licence
4 14 (4.06%) Replication
5 13 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.48%) HP StoreVirtual
7 11 (3.19%) Clustering
8 9 (2.61%) Visualisation
9 8 (2.32%) Fat Client
9 8 (2.32%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.74%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.74%) EqualLogic
10 6 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.16%) Statistics
13 3 (0.87%) EMC VNX
13 3 (0.87%) EMC VNXe
13 3 (0.87%) EPoS
13 3 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 213 (61.74%) Windows
2 156 (45.22%) Windows Server
3 82 (23.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 74 (21.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (18.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (11.88%) Linux
7 29 (8.41%) Windows 8
8 26 (7.54%) Windows 7
8 26 (7.54%) Windows XP
9 13 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.19%) Unix
11 9 (2.61%) Windows Vista
12 8 (2.32%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (1.74%) AIX
13 6 (1.74%) Windows 2000
14 5 (1.45%) CentOS
15 4 (1.16%) HPUX
15 4 (1.16%) Solaris
16 3 (0.87%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.87%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (15.07%) ITIL
2 21 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (6.09%) Load Balancing
2 21 (6.09%) Presales
3 16 (4.64%) Migration
4 15 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 14 (4.06%) Analytics
5 14 (4.06%) Project Management
6 12 (3.48%) Change Management
6 12 (3.48%) Network Design
6 12 (3.48%) Server Building
6 12 (3.48%) Service Delivery
7 10 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (2.61%) Mentoring
8 9 (2.61%) Risk Management
8 9 (2.61%) Service Management
9 8 (2.32%) Coaching
10 7 (2.03%) High Availability
10 7 (2.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.46%) SQL
2 18 (5.22%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.32%) Shell Script
4 6 (1.74%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.16%) C
5 4 (1.16%) Perl
6 3 (0.87%) C#
6 3 (0.87%) Java
6 3 (0.87%) Ruby
7 2 (0.58%) VBScript
8 1 (0.29%) PHP
8 1 (0.29%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (0.29%) Python
8 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (13.62%) MCSE
3 43 (12.46%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (11.30%) CCNP
5 30 (8.70%) CCNA
6 22 (6.38%) MCSA
7 20 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (5.22%) MCITP
9 13 (3.77%) CCDA
10 11 (3.19%) CCDP
10 11 (3.19%) Degree
11 9 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.03%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.74%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.45%) CCA
14 5 (1.45%) CCVP
15 4 (1.16%) CISMP
16 3 (0.87%) DBS Check
17 2 (0.58%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.01%) SLA
2 8 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.16%) QA
4 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 176 (51.01%) Active Directory
2 119 (34.49%) Hyper-V
3 45 (13.04%) vSphere
4 36 (10.43%) XenApp
5 20 (5.80%) VMware ESX
6 14 (4.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (4.06%) XenDesktop
7 11 (3.19%) Forefront TMG
7 11 (3.19%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (2.61%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (1.74%) Xen
12 5 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (1.16%) KVM
13 4 (1.16%) XenServer
14 3 (0.87%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.58%) Firmware
16 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 14 (4.06%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (3.77%) HP Data Protector
3 13 (3.77%) SCCM
4 9 (2.61%) SCOM
5 7 (2.03%) WSUS
6 5 (1.45%) EdgeSight
6 5 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.16%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.16%) WMI
8 3 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.87%) Puppet
8 3 (0.87%) QRadar
8 3 (0.87%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (0.87%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.58%) MOM
9 2 (0.58%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.58%) Salt
9 2 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 345 (100.00%) VMware
2 174 (50.43%) Microsoft
3 116 (33.62%) Citrix
4 109 (31.59%) Cisco
5 90 (26.09%) NetApp
6 76 (22.03%) HP
7 38 (11.01%) IBM
8 27 (7.83%) Veeam
9 26 (7.54%) EMC
10 24 (6.96%) Dell
11 20 (5.80%) Meraki
12 18 (5.22%) Intel Security
13 17 (4.93%) Juniper
14 13 (3.77%) 3PAR
14 13 (3.77%) Oracle
14 13 (3.77%) Palo Alto
14 13 (3.77%) SAP
14 13 (3.77%) SonicWALL
15 11 (3.19%) Avaya
15 11 (3.19%) Red Hat
Worcestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum plus Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Met Police
Salary: Circa £43,203 plus £3,501 location allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Travel
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM plc
Salary: £16500 - £19500 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 24 days ago