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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 55 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 232 171 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.65% 3.96% 3.48%
As % of the System Software category 37.54% 38.95% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 211 143 118
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,800 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
618 439 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.39% 10.16% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 559 348 443
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +1 116 £35,000 -30.00% 18
Coventry +1 29 £39,000 -25.71% 3
Staffordshire +6 17 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Wolverhampton -1 16 £33,750 -19.84%
Dudley +6 14 £27,500 -26.66%
Solihull +4 10 £38,250 -10.00% 1
Shropshire -2 9 £29,000 +16.00% 3
Warwickshire -5 9 £36,500 -43.84% 3
Walsall 0 4 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Herefordshire -1 2 £22,000 -11.99% 1
Worcestershire -5 2 £32,500 +1.56% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £31,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 460 (100.00%) VMware
2 352 (76.52%) Windows
3 309 (67.17%) Microsoft
4 248 (53.91%) Active Directory
5 211 (45.87%) Citrix
6 186 (40.43%) Hyper-V
7 179 (38.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 176 (38.26%) MS Exchange
9 133 (28.91%) Cisco
10 131 (28.48%) MS Excel
11 126 (27.39%) SQL Server
12 120 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 119 (25.87%) NetApp
14 118 (25.65%) vSphere
15 109 (23.70%) SAN
16 105 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
17 97 (21.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 96 (20.87%) Windows Server 2003
19 92 (20.00%) MCSE
20 90 (19.57%) ITIL
21 89 (19.35%) HP
22 87 (18.91%) LAN
22 87 (18.91%) Firewall
23 85 (18.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 84 (18.26%) XenApp
25 76 (16.52%) WAN
25 76 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2007
26 74 (16.09%) DNS
27 71 (15.43%) Linux
27 71 (15.43%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 176 (38.26%) MS Exchange
2 97 (21.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 68 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 57 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 41 (8.91%) SharePoint
7 28 (6.09%) IIS
8 18 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2000
9 13 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (2.83%) Lync
10 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.87%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.65%) CMS
11 3 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
Applications
1 131 (28.48%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.39%) Office 365
2 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.87%) Trello
4 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.43%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (23.70%) SAN
2 87 (18.91%) LAN
2 87 (18.91%) Firewall
3 76 (16.52%) WAN
4 74 (16.09%) DNS
5 60 (13.04%) DHCP
6 37 (8.04%) TCP/IP
7 26 (5.65%) VPN
8 25 (5.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (5.22%) NAS
10 22 (4.78%) NetScaler
11 18 (3.91%) Wireless
12 16 (3.48%) VLAN
13 14 (3.04%) WAAS
13 14 (3.04%) Internet
13 14 (3.04%) VoIP
14 13 (2.83%) Network Security
15 12 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (1.96%) SSH
17 6 (1.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (27.39%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.30%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.43%) NUnit
General
1 37 (8.04%) Finance
2 12 (2.61%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.39%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.30%) Retail
5 4 (0.87%) Legal
6 3 (0.65%) Automotive
7 1 (0.22%) Banking
7 1 (0.22%) Marketing
7 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 79 (17.17%) Support Engineer
2 74 (16.09%) Analyst
3 64 (13.91%) 3rd Line Support
4 60 (13.04%) Architect
5 47 (10.22%) Consultant
6 42 (9.13%) Support Analyst
7 38 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 33 (7.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 30 (6.52%) Administrator
10 29 (6.30%) IT Support
11 26 (5.65%) Senior Support Engineer
12 24 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
12 24 (5.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 19 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (4.13%) Support Manager
14 18 (3.91%) Support Technician
15 16 (3.48%) Server Engineer
16 14 (3.04%) Storage Engineer
16 14 (3.04%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.83%) .NET
2 12 (2.61%) CSS
3 11 (2.39%) HTML
4 6 (1.30%) jQuery
4 6 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (1.30%) Razor View Engine
4 6 (1.30%) XML
5 5 (1.09%) Middleware
6 4 (0.87%) HTML5
6 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.87%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.43%) Ajax
7 2 (0.43%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (0.43%) CSS3
8 1 (0.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.70%) Clustering
2 16 (3.48%) Blackberry
3 14 (3.04%) FlexPod
4 12 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.74%) Celerra
5 8 (1.74%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (1.30%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.09%) Replication
9 4 (0.87%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.87%) User Experience
9 4 (0.87%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.43%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.43%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.22%) Handset
11 1 (0.22%) NHS
11 1 (0.22%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 352 (76.52%) Windows
2 179 (38.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 120 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 96 (20.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 71 (15.43%) Linux
6 30 (6.52%) Windows 7
7 26 (5.65%) UNIX
8 22 (4.78%) Windows 8
9 18 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (3.91%) Windows XP
10 15 (3.26%) Android
11 14 (3.04%) Windows Vista
12 8 (1.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 7 (1.52%) Solaris
13 7 (1.52%) CentOS
14 6 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.43%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (19.57%) ITIL
2 59 (12.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 22 (4.78%) Network Monitoring
5 18 (3.91%) Incident Management
6 15 (3.26%) Business Continuity
6 15 (3.26%) Project Management
6 15 (3.26%) Change Control
7 13 (2.83%) Migration
7 13 (2.83%) Load Balancing
8 12 (2.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (2.61%) Time Management
9 11 (2.39%) Workflow
9 11 (2.39%) Service Management
9 11 (2.39%) Change Management
9 11 (2.39%) E-Commerce
9 11 (2.39%) ERP
9 11 (2.39%) Mentoring
9 11 (2.39%) Network Management
10 9 (1.96%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 71 (15.43%) SQL
2 31 (6.74%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.74%) C#
5 7 (1.52%) C
5 7 (1.52%) VBScript
6 5 (1.09%) VB
7 4 (0.87%) Java
8 3 (0.65%) PHP
9 2 (0.43%) C++
10 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 105 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (20.00%) MCSE
3 85 (18.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 46 (10.00%) MCITP
5 40 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
6 37 (8.04%) MCSA
7 35 (7.61%) CCA
7 35 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (6.74%) Security Cleared
9 29 (6.30%) CCNA
10 27 (5.87%) VTSP
11 24 (5.22%) SC Cleared
12 23 (5.00%) CCEE
13 22 (4.78%) MCP
14 18 (3.91%) CCIA
14 18 (3.91%) NCDA
15 17 (3.70%) NCIE
16 16 (3.48%) VCAP
17 15 (3.26%) CCNP
18 14 (3.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.30%) SLA
2 5 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.65%) QA
5 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 248 (53.91%) Active Directory
2 186 (40.43%) Hyper-V
3 118 (25.65%) vSphere
4 84 (18.26%) XenApp
5 56 (12.17%) VMware ESX
6 53 (11.52%) XenDesktop
7 24 (5.22%) vCloud
8 23 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 22 (4.78%) Terminal Services
10 18 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (2.61%) XenServer
12 7 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.87%) RHEV
14 3 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.65%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.22%) Firmware
15 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.22%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 27 (5.87%) Backup Exec
2 21 (4.57%) SCOM
3 20 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 18 (3.91%) SCCM
5 16 (3.48%) Nagios
6 15 (3.26%) XenMobile
7 13 (2.83%) WSUS
8 10 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (2.17%) MOM
9 8 (1.74%) SCDPM
10 7 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (1.52%) SCOrch
11 6 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (1.30%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.87%) Foglight
13 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.43%) Legato
14 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 1 (0.22%) Plesk
14 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 460 (100.00%) VMware
2 309 (67.17%) Microsoft
3 211 (45.87%) Citrix
4 133 (28.91%) Cisco
5 119 (25.87%) NetApp
6 89 (19.35%) HP
7 67 (14.57%) EMC
8 40 (8.70%) Symantec
9 36 (7.83%) Dell
10 28 (6.09%) IBM
11 15 (3.26%) 3PAR
12 13 (2.83%) Avaya
13 12 (2.61%) Red Hat
14 11 (2.39%) Apple
14 11 (2.39%) CommVault
15 10 (2.17%) SonicWALL
16 9 (1.96%) AppSense
16 9 (1.96%) CheckPoint
17 8 (1.74%) SolarWinds
18 7 (1.52%) Oracle
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