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 29 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 37 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 348 315 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.94% 5.86% 6.37%
As % of the Vendors category 12.36% 12.17% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 311 277 331
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,675 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
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
2815 2588 2806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.09% 48.18% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2302 2159 2336
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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 -1 167 £40,000 -4.76% 20
Staffordshire +39 55 £31,500 -10.00% 13
Warwickshire -13 33 £37,500 +19.04% 4
Coventry -24 27 £35,000 -9.09% 12
Shropshire -8 18 £31,500 -10.00% 6
Herefordshire +7 16 £45,625 +7.35%
Solihull +7 14 £30,000 -29.41%
Walsall +6 6 £30,000 -11.76%
Worcestershire -9 6 £37,500 +20.00% 5
Dudley - 4 £34,500 -
Wolverhampton -8 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Halesowen - 2 £29,500 - 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 493 (71.04%) Windows
2 407 (58.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 301 (43.37%) Active Directory
4 281 (40.49%) Microsoft
5 264 (38.04%) Citrix
6 186 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 184 (26.51%) Cisco
8 182 (26.22%) MS Exchange
9 181 (26.08%) Hyper-V
10 167 (24.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 153 (22.05%) SAN
12 146 (21.04%) Linux
13 138 (19.88%) MS Excel
14 131 (18.88%) Firewall
15 119 (17.15%) SQL Server
16 118 (17.00%) NetApp
17 117 (16.86%) SQL
18 115 (16.57%) XenApp
19 104 (14.99%) ITIL
19 104 (14.99%) Microsoft Certification
20 101 (14.55%) DNS
21 100 (14.41%) Data Centre
22 96 (13.83%) Windows Server 2003
23 92 (13.26%) HP
24 89 (12.82%) TCP/IP
25 86 (12.39%) LAN
26 83 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
27 82 (11.82%) WAN
28 75 (10.81%) vSphere
29 74 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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
1 182 (26.22%) MS Exchange
2 83 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 38 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 37 (5.33%) Lync
6 34 (4.90%) IIS
7 23 (3.31%) Apache
8 22 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (2.45%) IBM Notes
10 15 (2.16%) SAS
11 14 (2.02%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2000
14 7 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.58%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.43%) JBoss
16 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 138 (19.88%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.62%) MS Office
3 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Magento
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.92%) Office 365
2 30 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.18%) SaaS
4 22 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (2.74%) IaaS
6 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.58%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.29%) Trello
8 2 (0.29%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 153 (22.05%) SAN
2 131 (18.88%) Firewall
3 101 (14.55%) DNS
4 89 (12.82%) TCP/IP
5 86 (12.39%) LAN
6 82 (11.82%) WAN
7 65 (9.37%) DHCP
8 49 (7.06%) VPN
9 46 (6.63%) VLAN
10 35 (5.04%) VoIP
11 24 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (3.31%) NetScaler
13 22 (3.17%) Wireless
14 21 (3.03%) MPLS
15 20 (2.88%) NAS
16 19 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (2.45%) Cisco Nexus
18 15 (2.16%) Internet
19 13 (1.87%) IPsec
20 12 (1.73%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (17.15%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (3.31%) MySQL
4 21 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.58%) DB2
9 3 (0.43%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.29%) Informix
11 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (1.87%) Maven
1 13 (1.87%) Git (software)
1 13 (1.87%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.86%) TeamCity
4 4 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.58%) Hudson
5 3 (0.43%) JIRA
5 3 (0.43%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.43%) FogBugz
5 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.14%) NUnit
7 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (6.20%) Finance
2 15 (2.16%) Manufacturing
3 7 (1.01%) Advertising
3 7 (1.01%) Retail
4 6 (0.86%) Games
4 6 (0.86%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.58%) Publishing
6 3 (0.43%) Legal
6 3 (0.43%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.43%) Electronics
7 2 (0.29%) Automotive
7 2 (0.29%) Marketing
7 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.14%) Local Government
8 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 92 (13.26%) Architect
1 92 (13.26%) Support Engineer
2 88 (12.68%) Analyst
3 80 (11.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 55 (7.93%) Consultant
5 53 (7.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 49 (7.06%) Administrator
7 45 (6.48%) Systems Administrator
8 38 (5.48%) Infrastructure Manager
9 37 (5.33%) Technical Architect
9 37 (5.33%) Support Analyst
10 32 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 31 (4.47%) Citrix Architect
12 28 (4.03%) Project Manager
13 25 (3.60%) Network Engineer
13 25 (3.60%) Technical Support
14 24 (3.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 24 (3.46%) IT Support
15 23 (3.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 21 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.16%) ISPF
2 14 (2.02%) HTML
3 13 (1.87%) Sensu
4 10 (1.44%) .NET
5 8 (1.15%) Web Services
6 7 (1.01%) HTML5
7 6 (0.86%) CSS
8 5 (0.72%) MSMQ
9 4 (0.58%) CGI
9 4 (0.58%) Memcached
10 3 (0.43%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (0.43%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (0.43%) jQuery
11 2 (0.29%) Ajax
11 2 (0.29%) XML
11 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.29%) COM
11 2 (0.29%) MEAP
12 1 (0.14%) Middleware
12 1 (0.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.41%) Data Centre
2 38 (5.48%) Clustering
3 29 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (2.59%) Replication
5 15 (2.16%) EqualLogic
5 15 (2.16%) Mainframe
6 12 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 9 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 8 (1.15%) HP StoreVirtual
9 7 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.01%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.86%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.72%) GIS
12 4 (0.58%) iSeries
13 3 (0.43%) FMCG
13 3 (0.43%) User Experience
13 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 493 (71.04%) Windows
2 186 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 167 (24.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 146 (21.04%) Linux
5 96 (13.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (9.80%) UNIX
6 68 (9.80%) Windows 7
7 36 (5.19%) Windows 8
8 33 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (3.60%) Windows XP
10 15 (2.16%) Ubuntu
11 13 (1.87%) CentOS
12 11 (1.59%) Windows 2000
13 8 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (1.15%) Solaris
14 7 (1.01%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.86%) HPUX
16 5 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (14.99%) ITIL
2 41 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 41 (5.91%) Incident Management
3 36 (5.19%) Project Management
4 34 (4.90%) Migration
5 31 (4.47%) Service Delivery
6 22 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (3.17%) Technical Architecture
7 21 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (2.88%) Change Management
9 19 (2.74%) Mentoring
10 18 (2.59%) Load Balancing
11 17 (2.45%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (2.45%) Server Building
11 17 (2.45%) Infrastructure Management
12 16 (2.31%) Release Management
12 16 (2.31%) PRINCE2
13 15 (2.16%) Service Management
13 15 (2.16%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (2.02%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 117 (16.86%) SQL
2 31 (4.47%) PowerShell
3 27 (3.89%) PHP
4 26 (3.75%) Perl
5 17 (2.45%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.16%) JCL
7 14 (2.02%) VB
7 14 (2.02%) Python
7 14 (2.02%) Bash Shell
8 13 (1.87%) Bourne shell
8 13 (1.87%) Groovy
8 13 (1.87%) Java
9 11 (1.59%) C#
10 9 (1.30%) VBScript
11 6 (0.86%) C
12 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.58%) Ruby
13 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 104 (14.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (10.52%) MCSE
3 72 (10.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 62 (8.93%) Security Cleared
5 57 (8.21%) Citrix Certification
6 55 (7.93%) MCSA
7 53 (7.64%) SC Cleared
7 53 (7.64%) MCITP
8 51 (7.35%) CCA
9 44 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
10 43 (6.20%) CCNA
11 24 (3.46%) CCNP
12 23 (3.31%) CCEE
12 23 (3.31%) CCIA
13 22 (3.17%) Degree
14 13 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.87%) MCP
15 8 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.72%) VCAP
16 5 (0.72%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.21%) SLA
2 23 (3.31%) QA
3 11 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 407 (58.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 301 (43.37%) Active Directory
3 181 (26.08%) Hyper-V
4 115 (16.57%) XenApp
5 75 (10.81%) vSphere
6 74 (10.66%) XenDesktop
7 44 (6.34%) VMware ESX
8 31 (4.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 30 (4.32%) Terminal Services
10 15 (2.16%) XenServer
10 15 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (2.16%) Time Sharing Option
10 15 (2.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 14 (2.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 12 (1.73%) VMware Workstation
12 12 (1.73%) vCloud
13 9 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 5 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 62 (8.93%) SCCM
2 34 (4.90%) NetBackup
3 31 (4.47%) Backup Exec
4 29 (4.18%) SCOM
5 27 (3.89%) Nagios
6 22 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (2.74%) Puppet
8 15 (2.16%) ServiceCenter
8 15 (2.16%) OpenView
9 13 (1.87%) ZABBIX
9 13 (1.87%) Ansible
9 13 (1.87%) Vagrant
10 11 (1.59%) SELinux
11 5 (0.72%) WSUS
11 5 (0.72%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.43%) MOM
13 3 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 281 (40.49%) Microsoft
2 264 (38.04%) Citrix
3 184 (26.51%) Cisco
4 118 (17.00%) NetApp
5 92 (13.26%) HP
6 56 (8.07%) Dell
6 56 (8.07%) IBM
7 51 (7.35%) Symantec
8 44 (6.34%) AppSense
9 40 (5.76%) EMC
10 27 (3.89%) Red Hat
11 26 (3.75%) SonicWALL
11 26 (3.75%) 3PAR
12 23 (3.31%) Fujitsu
12 23 (3.31%) Oracle
13 20 (2.88%) Intel
14 19 (2.74%) Veeam
15 17 (2.45%) Lotus
16 15 (2.16%) CheckPoint
16 15 (2.16%) Sophos
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Airband
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago