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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 254 198 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.70% 4.04% 3.68%
As % of the System Software category 39.75% 36.73% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 234 159 144
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £25,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
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
639 539 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.83% 11.00% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 574 447 444
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
Birmingham -1 135 £34,750 -30.50% 21
Coventry +11 31 £42,000 -20.00% 2
Staffordshire +10 20 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Warwickshire -2 14 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Dudley +4 11 £27,500 -26.66%
Wolverhampton -1 9 £37,500 +13.63% 2
Worcestershire +3 8 £29,250 -10.00% 1
Shropshire +2 8 £33,250 +33.00% 1
Solihull -13 6 £39,000 +6.12% 3
Halesowen - 5 £29,000 -
Walsall - 3 £27,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 3 £21,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £31,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 470 (100.00%) VMware
2 360 (76.60%) Windows
3 319 (67.87%) Microsoft
4 255 (54.26%) Active Directory
5 229 (48.72%) Citrix
6 193 (41.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 180 (38.30%) MS Exchange
8 176 (37.45%) Hyper-V
9 143 (30.43%) Cisco
10 133 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 126 (26.81%) vSphere
12 123 (26.17%) MS Excel
13 120 (25.53%) NetApp
14 116 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
14 116 (24.68%) SQL Server
15 115 (24.47%) SAN
16 114 (24.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 102 (21.70%) HP
18 101 (21.49%) MCSE
19 99 (21.06%) Firewall
20 98 (20.85%) Exchange Server 2010
21 97 (20.64%) ITIL
22 95 (20.21%) XenApp
23 92 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 85 (18.09%) DNS
25 82 (17.45%) LAN
26 80 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
27 74 (15.74%) Linux
27 74 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2013
28 73 (15.53%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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
1 180 (38.30%) MS Exchange
2 98 (20.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 74 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 61 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 38 (8.09%) SharePoint
7 27 (5.74%) IIS
8 18 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2000
9 14 (2.98%) Lync
10 12 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.64%) Apache
12 3 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 123 (26.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.09%) Office 365
2 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 115 (24.47%) SAN
2 99 (21.06%) Firewall
3 85 (18.09%) DNS
4 82 (17.45%) LAN
5 72 (15.32%) WAN
6 68 (14.47%) DHCP
7 44 (9.36%) TCP/IP
8 30 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 29 (6.17%) NAS
10 27 (5.74%) NetScaler
11 26 (5.53%) VPN
12 22 (4.68%) Wireless
13 19 (4.04%) VLAN
14 17 (3.62%) WAAS
15 14 (2.98%) Network Security
15 14 (2.98%) Internet
16 12 (2.55%) iSCSI
17 11 (2.34%) SSH
17 11 (2.34%) VoIP
18 10 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (4.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.06%) DB2
6 3 (0.64%) MySQL
6 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.21%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 44 (9.36%) Finance
2 12 (2.55%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.91%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.49%) Legal
5 5 (1.06%) Retail
6 4 (0.85%) Automotive
7 2 (0.43%) Local Government
7 2 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (16.17%) Support Engineer
2 65 (13.83%) Architect
3 63 (13.40%) Analyst
4 62 (13.19%) 3rd Line Support
5 55 (11.70%) Consultant
6 38 (8.09%) Support Analyst
7 35 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 34 (7.23%) Administrator
9 33 (7.02%) IT Support
10 31 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 30 (6.38%) Senior Support Engineer
12 28 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
13 24 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
14 22 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
15 21 (4.47%) Server Engineer
16 20 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 20 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
17 15 (3.19%) Support Manager
17 15 (3.19%) Virtualisation Architect
18 14 (2.98%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.49%) .NET
2 6 (1.28%) CSS
2 6 (1.28%) XML
2 6 (1.28%) Middleware
3 5 (1.06%) HTML
4 4 (0.85%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.64%) HTML5
6 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (0.43%) Ajax
7 1 (0.21%) XMPP
7 1 (0.21%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.21%) Web Services
7 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.21%) jQuery
7 1 (0.21%) CSS3
7 1 (0.21%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.21%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.79%) Clustering
2 16 (3.40%) Blackberry
3 14 (2.98%) FlexPod
4 12 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.34%) CLARiiON
5 11 (2.34%) Celerra
6 10 (2.13%) Replication
7 8 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.06%) EqualLogic
9 4 (0.85%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.85%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.64%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.43%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.43%) Symmetrix DMX
11 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.21%) User Experience
12 1 (0.21%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.21%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 360 (76.60%) Windows
2 193 (41.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 133 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 114 (24.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 74 (15.74%) Linux
6 36 (7.66%) Windows 7
7 29 (6.17%) UNIX
8 24 (5.11%) Windows 8
9 21 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (3.62%) Windows XP
11 15 (3.19%) Solaris
11 15 (3.19%) Android
12 14 (2.98%) Windows Vista
13 10 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 7 (1.49%) CentOS
15 6 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.28%) SUSE
16 5 (1.06%) AIX
16 5 (1.06%) VMS
17 4 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (20.64%) ITIL
2 65 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (4.89%) Project Management
4 22 (4.68%) Network Monitoring
5 19 (4.04%) Service Delivery
5 19 (4.04%) Migration
6 17 (3.62%) Incident Management
7 16 (3.40%) Change Control
7 16 (3.40%) Business Continuity
8 13 (2.77%) Load Balancing
8 13 (2.77%) Mentoring
9 11 (2.34%) Service Management
10 10 (2.13%) ERP
10 10 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (2.13%) Network Management
10 10 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (2.13%) Time Management
11 9 (1.91%) Change Management
12 8 (1.70%) CRM
12 8 (1.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (14.68%) SQL
2 30 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.28%) VBScript
3 6 (1.28%) Java
4 5 (1.06%) C#
4 5 (1.06%) PHP
5 4 (0.85%) C++
5 4 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.85%) VB
6 3 (0.64%) Perl
7 2 (0.43%) Python
7 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.21%) C
8 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 116 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (21.49%) MCSE
3 92 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 56 (11.91%) MCITP
5 52 (11.06%) Citrix Certification
6 47 (10.00%) CCA
7 40 (8.51%) MCSA
8 38 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (6.60%) CCNA
10 30 (6.38%) VTSP
11 27 (5.74%) Security Cleared
12 26 (5.53%) NCDA
13 24 (5.11%) MCP
14 21 (4.47%) CCEE
15 20 (4.26%) NCIE
15 20 (4.26%) SC Cleared
15 20 (4.26%) MCTS
16 18 (3.83%) VCAP
17 17 (3.62%) CCIA
18 16 (3.40%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.89%) SLA
2 6 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 255 (54.26%) Active Directory
2 176 (37.45%) Hyper-V
3 126 (26.81%) vSphere
4 95 (20.21%) XenApp
5 65 (13.83%) XenDesktop
6 60 (12.77%) VMware ESX
7 26 (5.53%) vCloud
8 24 (5.11%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (4.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 19 (4.04%) Terminal Services
11 13 (2.77%) XenServer
12 6 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (1.28%) VMware Server
13 5 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.85%) RHEV
15 3 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.43%) Postfix
16 2 (0.43%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.21%) SRDF
17 1 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 32 (6.81%) Backup Exec
2 29 (6.17%) SCCM
3 25 (5.32%) SCOM
4 21 (4.47%) NetBackup
5 17 (3.62%) XenMobile
6 15 (3.19%) Nagios
7 14 (2.98%) WSUS
8 10 (2.13%) MOM
9 9 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.49%) SCDPM
10 7 (1.49%) SCOrch
11 6 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (1.06%) ARCserve
13 4 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.85%) Foglight
14 2 (0.43%) Legato
14 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
15 1 (0.21%) Plesk
15 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
15 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 470 (100.00%) VMware
2 319 (67.87%) Microsoft
3 229 (48.72%) Citrix
4 143 (30.43%) Cisco
5 120 (25.53%) NetApp
6 102 (21.70%) HP
7 73 (15.53%) EMC
8 44 (9.36%) Symantec
9 40 (8.51%) IBM
10 34 (7.23%) Dell
11 18 (3.83%) 3PAR
12 17 (3.62%) Red Hat
13 13 (2.77%) CheckPoint
13 13 (2.77%) SonicWALL
13 13 (2.77%) SolarWinds
14 12 (2.55%) Avaya
15 11 (2.34%) CommVault
15 11 (2.34%) Oracle
15 11 (2.34%) Apple
15 11 (2.34%) AppSense
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On Call, Pension, Bonus 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car £5,760, Bonus 20%, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 per annum dependin
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum £21k basic + pension + healthcare+ f
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k plus 5k car allowance, pe
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Canon
Salary: £27945 - £36180 per annum + £4,300-£5,300 + company car/car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Bens and package
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 10 days ago