The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 35 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 364 346 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.83% 6.49% 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 12.70% 13.73% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 275 288 252
Average salary £39,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.85% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
VMware
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2866 2520 2318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.89% 47.24% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2177 2078 1910
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMware
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VMware
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VMware Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VMware
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 +15 186 £41,250 +10.00% 20
Warwickshire -5 38 £36,000 +9.09% 6
Coventry +9 31 £40,500 +10.95% 5
Staffordshire -12 25 £35,000 -1.40% 6
Worcestershire +5 16 £30,000 -11.76% 2
Walsall +5 15 £31,000 -13.88% 2
Shropshire -31 15 £31,500 -14.86% 2
Solihull -6 14 £40,000 +18.51% 5
Dudley -1 10 £40,000 +45.45%
Wolverhampton -4 10 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Herefordshire -7 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Halesowen - 1 £30,000 - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £60,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VMware 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.

1 420 (63.16%) Windows
2 383 (57.59%) Microsoft
3 360 (54.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 339 (50.98%) Active Directory
5 321 (48.27%) Windows Server
6 245 (36.84%) Citrix
7 226 (33.98%) Cisco
8 192 (28.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 169 (25.41%) MS Exchange
10 152 (22.86%) MS Excel
11 151 (22.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 147 (22.11%) Data Centre
13 141 (21.20%) LAN
13 141 (21.20%) NetApp
14 137 (20.60%) WAN
14 137 (20.60%) Firewall
15 135 (20.30%) Hyper-V
16 122 (18.35%) SQL Server
17 114 (17.14%) SAN
17 114 (17.14%) HP
18 109 (16.39%) ITIL
19 107 (16.09%) Linux
20 105 (15.79%) DNS
21 102 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification
22 97 (14.59%) SQL
23 95 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
24 93 (13.98%) IBM
25 91 (13.68%) vSphere
26 88 (13.23%) Cisco Certification
27 83 (12.48%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 169 (25.41%) MS Exchange
2 74 (11.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 67 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 65 (9.77%) SharePoint
5 53 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 42 (6.32%) IIS
7 37 (5.56%) Skype for Business
8 14 (2.11%) WordPress
9 13 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (1.50%) Site Server
11 10 (1.50%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.75%) Apache
13 5 (0.75%) JBoss
13 5 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.60%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.60%) Moodle
Applications
1 152 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.95%) assyst
2 9 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 61 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (5.26%) Office 365
3 32 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (3.31%) IaaS
5 18 (2.71%) Mimecast
6 17 (2.56%) PaaS
7 13 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (1.50%) SaaS
9 4 (0.60%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 141 (21.20%) LAN
2 137 (20.60%) Firewall
2 137 (20.60%) WAN
3 114 (17.14%) SAN
4 105 (15.79%) DNS
5 72 (10.83%) TCP/IP
6 67 (10.08%) DHCP
7 53 (7.97%) VPN
8 51 (7.67%) VLAN
9 46 (6.92%) VoIP
10 33 (4.96%) Wireless
11 28 (4.21%) Network Security
12 25 (3.76%) NetScaler
13 23 (3.46%) Wi-Fi
14 22 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (2.41%) Remote Desktop
16 13 (1.95%) NAS
17 12 (1.80%) IPv4
18 11 (1.65%) Fibre Channel
18 11 (1.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.46%) MySQL
3 14 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (1.80%) DB2
5 10 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.35%) Big Data
7 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.60%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.60%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.45%) SSDT
11 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.45%) Selenium
2 3 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (6.47%) Finance
2 33 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 13 (1.95%) Publishing
4 12 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.65%) Banking
5 11 (1.65%) Retail
6 9 (1.35%) Legal
7 5 (0.75%) Marketing
8 4 (0.60%) Law
9 3 (0.45%) Automotive
9 3 (0.45%) Electronics
9 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.30%) Advertising
10 2 (0.30%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (18.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 95 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 79 (11.88%) Analyst
4 70 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 69 (10.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 61 (9.17%) Architect
7 52 (7.82%) Support Analyst
8 50 (7.52%) Network Engineer
9 44 (6.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 39 (5.86%) VMware Engineer
11 34 (5.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 34 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
12 33 (4.96%) Infrastructure Support
13 32 (4.81%) Server Engineer
14 31 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support
14 31 (4.66%) Consultant
14 31 (4.66%) Exchange Engineer
15 29 (4.36%) Infrastructure Manager
15 29 (4.36%) IT Support
15 29 (4.36%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.26%) .NET
2 8 (1.20%) Web Services
3 6 (0.90%) LAMP
4 5 (0.75%) HTML
4 5 (0.75%) XML
5 3 (0.45%) COM
6 2 (0.30%) FuelPHP
6 2 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.30%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.15%) ISPF
7 1 (0.15%) J2EE
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (0.15%) Spring
7 1 (0.15%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 147 (22.11%) Data Centre
2 32 (4.81%) Clustering
3 23 (3.46%) Replication
4 22 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 15 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.95%) CMDB
8 13 (1.95%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.50%) HP StoreVirtual
9 10 (1.50%) Statistics
10 8 (1.20%) Fat Client
10 8 (1.20%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.05%) Tandem
12 5 (0.75%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (0.60%) EPoS
13 4 (0.60%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.60%) Fintech
14 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 420 (63.16%) Windows
2 321 (48.27%) Windows Server
3 192 (28.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 151 (22.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (16.09%) Linux
6 95 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 56 (8.42%) Windows 7
8 51 (7.67%) Windows 8
9 32 (4.81%) Windows XP
10 28 (4.21%) Unix
11 26 (3.91%) Windows 10
12 12 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (1.20%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.90%) Solaris
15 6 (0.90%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.60%) CentOS
17 3 (0.45%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.45%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (16.39%) ITIL
2 42 (6.32%) Presales
3 38 (5.71%) Service Management
4 37 (5.56%) Project Management
5 33 (4.96%) Service Delivery
6 28 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (4.06%) Network Design
7 27 (4.06%) PRINCE2
8 26 (3.91%) TOGAF
9 25 (3.76%) Incident Management
9 25 (3.76%) Line Management
10 23 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (3.46%) ITIL V3
11 22 (3.31%) CRM
11 22 (3.31%) Mentoring
11 22 (3.31%) Migration
12 21 (3.16%) Patch Management
13 20 (3.01%) Capacity Planning
13 20 (3.01%) Load Balancing
13 20 (3.01%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 97 (14.59%) SQL
2 24 (3.61%) PowerShell
3 23 (3.46%) C
4 13 (1.95%) Java
5 9 (1.35%) JavaScript
6 6 (0.90%) Bash Shell
6 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.45%) VB
8 2 (0.30%) C#
8 2 (0.30%) Perl
8 2 (0.30%) PHP
8 2 (0.30%) Ruby
9 1 (0.15%) JCL
9 1 (0.15%) Korn
9 1 (0.15%) Python
9 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.15%) VBA
9 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 102 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (13.23%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (12.48%) MCSE
4 70 (10.53%) CCNA
5 58 (8.72%) MCSA
6 54 (8.12%) Security Cleared
7 52 (7.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 51 (7.67%) CCNP
9 44 (6.62%) MCITP
9 44 (6.62%) SC Cleared
10 41 (6.17%) Degree
11 17 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (2.26%) CCA
12 15 (2.26%) CCDA
13 14 (2.11%) CCDP
14 13 (1.95%) ISEB
14 13 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.80%) MCTS
15 12 (1.80%) PMI Certification
15 12 (1.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (11.43%) SLA
2 15 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.80%) QA
4 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.30%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 360 (54.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 339 (50.98%) Active Directory
3 135 (20.30%) Hyper-V
4 91 (13.68%) vSphere
5 73 (10.98%) XenApp
6 26 (3.91%) XenDesktop
7 24 (3.61%) VMware ESX
7 24 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
9 16 (2.41%) Terminal Services
10 11 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 10 (1.50%) VMware Server
12 9 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (1.35%) XenServer
13 8 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.90%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.75%) Firmware
15 5 (0.75%) KVM
15 5 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (6.32%) Backup Exec
2 40 (6.02%) SCCM
3 32 (4.81%) SCOM
4 25 (3.76%) WSUS
5 24 (3.61%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (2.56%) NetBackup
7 13 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
7 13 (1.95%) SCVMM
8 5 (0.75%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.75%) EdgeSight
8 5 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.60%) MAILsweeper
9 4 (0.60%) Nagios
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (0.45%) vRealize
11 2 (0.30%) Simpana
11 2 (0.30%) vMotion
Vendors
1 383 (57.59%) Microsoft
2 245 (36.84%) Citrix
3 226 (33.98%) Cisco
4 141 (21.20%) NetApp
5 114 (17.14%) HP
6 93 (13.98%) IBM
7 80 (12.03%) Symantec
8 63 (9.47%) EMC
9 62 (9.32%) Juniper
10 53 (7.97%) Veeam
11 35 (5.26%) 3PAR
12 33 (4.96%) Oracle
13 26 (3.91%) SonicWALL
14 25 (3.76%) CheckPoint
15 23 (3.46%) Dell
16 20 (3.01%) SolarWinds
17 16 (2.41%) Meraki
18 14 (2.11%) Intel Security
19 13 (1.95%) Avaya
19 13 (1.95%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum plus car allowance plus bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Expenses, Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Expenses, Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £31000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus up to 13%
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Walsall Housing Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, training etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Salary: £25 Per Hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car + Phone + Laptop
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago