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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 64 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 188 140 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.84% 3.42% 3.83%
As % of the System Software category 35.40% 35.09% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 159 122 132
Average salary £34,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.47% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
531 399 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.85% 9.75% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 457 324 478
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -6 83 £34,000 -32.00% 11
Solihull +7 19 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Wolverhampton +13 18 £35,000 -16.87% 2
Dudley +4 16 £27,500 -26.66%
Coventry -21 16 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Staffordshire -6 10 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Warwickshire -6 7 £36,500 -25.88% 3
Shropshire - 7 £30,000 - 1
Walsall -2 4 £25,000 -9.09%
Worcestershire -14 2 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Herefordshire -5 1 £22,000 -16.18%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 444 (100.00%) VMware
2 340 (76.58%) Windows
3 292 (65.77%) Microsoft
4 235 (52.93%) Active Directory
5 199 (44.82%) Citrix
6 169 (38.06%) Hyper-V
7 162 (36.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 162 (36.49%) MS Exchange
8 128 (28.83%) MS Excel
9 124 (27.93%) Cisco
10 123 (27.70%) SQL Server
11 113 (25.45%) NetApp
12 112 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 107 (24.10%) vSphere
14 102 (22.97%) SAN
15 93 (20.95%) Exchange Server 2010
16 86 (19.37%) Windows Server 2003
17 82 (18.47%) Microsoft Certification
17 82 (18.47%) Firewall
18 77 (17.34%) LAN
18 77 (17.34%) XenApp
19 76 (17.12%) HP
20 75 (16.89%) Linux
21 74 (16.67%) ITIL
22 72 (16.22%) MCSE
23 71 (15.99%) DNS
24 70 (15.77%) SQL
25 68 (15.32%) WAN
26 67 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 65 (14.64%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 162 (36.49%) MS Exchange
2 93 (20.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (14.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 63 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 39 (8.78%) SharePoint
7 25 (5.63%) IIS
8 17 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2000
9 11 (2.48%) Lync
10 9 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.13%) Apache
11 5 (1.13%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.90%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.90%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.90%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.68%) CMS
14 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 128 (28.83%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.11%) Office 365
2 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.90%) Trello
4 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (22.97%) SAN
2 82 (18.47%) Firewall
3 77 (17.34%) LAN
4 71 (15.99%) DNS
5 68 (15.32%) WAN
6 60 (13.51%) DHCP
7 33 (7.43%) TCP/IP
8 22 (4.95%) NAS
9 20 (4.50%) VPN
10 18 (4.05%) Wireless
11 16 (3.60%) NetScaler
12 15 (3.38%) VLAN
13 14 (3.15%) VoIP
14 13 (2.93%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (2.48%) Internet
15 11 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (2.25%) Network Security
17 6 (1.35%) WAAS
17 6 (1.35%) FTP
18 5 (1.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (27.70%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.35%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.45%) MySQL
7 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.45%) NUnit
General
1 30 (6.76%) Finance
2 15 (3.38%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.35%) Retail
5 3 (0.68%) Automotive
5 3 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.23%) Advertising
6 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (17.79%) Analyst
2 77 (17.34%) Support Engineer
3 68 (15.32%) Architect
4 60 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 40 (9.01%) Support Analyst
6 36 (8.11%) Consultant
6 36 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 29 (6.53%) IT Support
9 27 (6.08%) Administrator
10 25 (5.63%) Support Technician
11 24 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 23 (5.18%) Senior Support Engineer
13 21 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
14 19 (4.28%) Support Manager
15 16 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
16 15 (3.38%) Technical Architect
16 15 (3.38%) Server Engineer
16 15 (3.38%) Storage Engineer
17 14 (3.15%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.38%) .NET
2 14 (3.15%) CSS
3 13 (2.93%) HTML
4 8 (1.80%) XML
5 6 (1.35%) jQuery
5 6 (1.35%) HTML5
5 6 (1.35%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (1.13%) Middleware
6 5 (1.13%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.90%) Ajax
7 4 (0.90%) MSMQ
8 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (0.45%) CSS3
9 2 (0.45%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.78%) Clustering
2 12 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 12 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (1.58%) FlexPod
4 6 (1.35%) Replication
5 5 (1.13%) User Experience
5 5 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.90%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.68%) EqualLogic
7 3 (0.68%) CLARiiON
7 3 (0.68%) Celerra
7 3 (0.68%) iSeries
8 2 (0.45%) Statistics
8 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.23%) NHS
9 1 (0.23%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.23%) Handset
9 1 (0.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 340 (76.58%) Windows
2 162 (36.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 86 (19.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 75 (16.89%) Linux
6 37 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 23 (5.18%) Windows 8
7 23 (5.18%) UNIX
8 18 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (3.83%) Windows XP
10 16 (3.60%) Android
11 10 (2.25%) Windows Vista
12 8 (1.80%) CentOS
13 6 (1.35%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (1.13%) Solaris
15 3 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.45%) VMS
17 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (16.67%) ITIL
2 48 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (6.31%) Service Delivery
4 20 (4.50%) Incident Management
5 18 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
6 15 (3.38%) Business Continuity
7 13 (2.93%) Migration
7 13 (2.93%) Project Management
7 13 (2.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (2.70%) Time Management
8 12 (2.70%) Service Management
9 11 (2.48%) PRINCE2
9 11 (2.48%) Change Management
9 11 (2.48%) Workflow
9 11 (2.48%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (2.48%) Network Management
10 10 (2.25%) Change Control
10 10 (2.25%) E-Commerce
10 10 (2.25%) ERP
11 9 (2.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 70 (15.77%) SQL
2 25 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.03%) Java
5 8 (1.80%) C
5 8 (1.80%) C#
6 7 (1.58%) PHP
7 6 (1.35%) VBScript
8 5 (1.13%) VB
9 4 (0.90%) Perl
10 2 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 82 (18.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (16.22%) MCSE
3 67 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 43 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 36 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
6 32 (7.21%) CCA
7 31 (6.98%) SC Cleared
8 29 (6.53%) MCITP
9 28 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (5.86%) CCEE
11 25 (5.63%) MCSA
12 24 (5.41%) CCNA
13 20 (4.50%) CCIA
14 18 (4.05%) VCP4
14 18 (4.05%) MCP
15 16 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (3.15%) VTSP
16 14 (3.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 13 (2.93%) CCNP
18 9 (2.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.43%) SLA
2 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 235 (52.93%) Active Directory
2 169 (38.06%) Hyper-V
3 107 (24.10%) vSphere
4 77 (17.34%) XenApp
5 53 (11.94%) VMware ESX
6 42 (9.46%) XenDesktop
7 24 (5.41%) Terminal Services
8 20 (4.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 18 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (3.60%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (3.38%) vCloud
12 10 (2.25%) XenServer
13 6 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.90%) RHEV
15 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.23%) SRDF
15 1 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (4.73%) Backup Exec
2 20 (4.50%) NetBackup
3 18 (4.05%) SCOM
4 15 (3.38%) SCCM
4 15 (3.38%) Nagios
5 12 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (2.70%) WSUS
6 11 (2.48%) XenMobile
7 9 (2.03%) MOM
8 8 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (1.80%) SCDPM
9 7 (1.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.13%) SCOrch
10 5 (1.13%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.90%) Foglight
12 2 (0.45%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.45%) Opsview
13 1 (0.23%) Plesk
13 1 (0.23%) SCSM
13 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 444 (100.00%) VMware
2 292 (65.77%) Microsoft
3 199 (44.82%) Citrix
4 124 (27.93%) Cisco
5 113 (25.45%) NetApp
6 76 (17.12%) HP
7 60 (13.51%) EMC
8 38 (8.56%) Dell
9 37 (8.33%) Symantec
10 27 (6.08%) IBM
11 16 (3.60%) AppSense
12 14 (3.15%) Fujitsu
13 12 (2.70%) 3PAR
14 10 (2.25%) Apple
14 10 (2.25%) CommVault
14 10 (2.25%) Avaya
15 9 (2.03%) Oracle
16 8 (1.80%) Red Hat
17 5 (1.13%) WatchGuard
17 5 (1.13%) Juniper
Warwickshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 per annum + Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35651 - £37000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £38,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £24,640 to £31,680 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Excellent Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £40k to £50k pa depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago