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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 22 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 432 332 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.93% 6.69% 6.51%
As % of the Vendors category 16.53% 13.10% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 384 284 269
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.99% -
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
2613 2534 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.98% 51.08% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2308 2097 2052
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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 +2 187 £35,750 -20.55% 34
Coventry -4 54 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Staffordshire +25 50 £35,500 +9.23% 7
Shropshire +12 29 £31,000 +31.91% 3
Warwickshire +8 29 £30,500 -18.66% 2
Worcestershire +3 17 £31,000 -4.61% 2
Solihull -11 16 £39,000 -6.02% 4
Dudley +2 13 £27,500 -26.66%
Wolverhampton -1 12 £37,500 +15.13% 2
Walsall - 6 £25,000 - 1
Halesowen - 5 £29,000 -
Herefordshire -2 4 £21,500 -14.00%
West Bromwich +9 2 £30,500 -32.22% 1
Sutton Coldfield -4 1 £34,500 +15.00%
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 614 (76.46%) Windows
2 484 (60.27%) Microsoft
3 469 (58.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 378 (47.07%) Active Directory
4 378 (47.07%) Citrix
5 286 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 279 (34.74%) MS Exchange
7 239 (29.76%) Cisco
8 225 (28.02%) Hyper-V
9 207 (25.78%) vSphere
10 202 (25.16%) SAN
11 198 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 195 (24.28%) MS Excel
13 188 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 181 (22.54%) Firewall
14 181 (22.54%) Microsoft Certification
15 175 (21.79%) HP
16 174 (21.67%) SQL Server
17 169 (21.05%) ITIL
18 168 (20.92%) Linux
19 161 (20.05%) NetApp
20 158 (19.68%) Exchange Server 2010
21 149 (18.56%) MCSE
22 147 (18.31%) SQL
23 144 (17.93%) DNS
24 134 (16.69%) LAN
25 130 (16.19%) XenApp
26 114 (14.20%) WAN
27 109 (13.57%) DHCP
28 107 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 279 (34.74%) MS Exchange
2 158 (19.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 96 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 82 (10.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 78 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 74 (9.22%) SharePoint
7 52 (6.48%) IIS
8 22 (2.74%) Lync
9 18 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2000
9 18 (2.24%) Tomcat
10 16 (1.99%) IBM Notes
11 13 (1.62%) Apache
12 12 (1.49%) SAS
12 12 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (1.37%) JBoss
14 5 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.62%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.37%) CMS
16 3 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 195 (24.28%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.73%) MS Office
3 12 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.62%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.12%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.60%) Office 365
2 9 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.62%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.37%) SaaS
5 3 (0.37%) IaaS
6 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 202 (25.16%) SAN
2 181 (22.54%) Firewall
3 144 (17.93%) DNS
4 134 (16.69%) LAN
5 114 (14.20%) WAN
6 109 (13.57%) DHCP
7 101 (12.58%) TCP/IP
8 59 (7.35%) VPN
9 54 (6.72%) NAS
10 35 (4.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 34 (4.23%) Wireless
12 31 (3.86%) Internet
12 31 (3.86%) VLAN
13 28 (3.49%) NetScaler
14 24 (2.99%) IP Telephony
14 24 (2.99%) iSCSI
14 24 (2.99%) VoIP
15 22 (2.74%) HTTP
16 19 (2.37%) SSL
16 19 (2.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 64 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.00%) DB2
5 8 (1.00%) MySQL
6 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.12%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (3.36%) Jenkins
2 17 (2.12%) JIRA
3 10 (1.25%) Hudson
3 10 (1.25%) CruiseControl
3 10 (1.25%) Maven
4 9 (1.12%) Ant
4 9 (1.12%) Artifactory
4 9 (1.12%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.12%) ProC
6 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 72 (8.97%) Finance
2 14 (1.74%) Telecoms
3 12 (1.49%) Legal
4 11 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 5 (0.62%) Automotive
5 5 (0.62%) Retail
6 4 (0.50%) Banking
7 3 (0.37%) Local Government
7 3 (0.37%) Law
8 2 (0.25%) Marketing
9 1 (0.12%) Games
9 1 (0.12%) Back Office
9 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 118 (14.69%) Support Engineer
2 115 (14.32%) Analyst
3 101 (12.58%) 3rd Line Support
4 80 (9.96%) Architect
5 75 (9.34%) Consultant
6 69 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 56 (6.97%) Support Analyst
8 47 (5.85%) Administrator
9 45 (5.60%) IT Support
10 44 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 39 (4.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 37 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
13 36 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
13 36 (4.48%) Senior Support Engineer
14 32 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
15 30 (3.74%) Server Engineer
16 27 (3.36%) Team Leader
17 25 (3.11%) IT Support Engineer
18 24 (2.99%) Network Engineer
19 21 (2.62%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.99%) .NET
2 12 (1.49%) ISPF
3 11 (1.37%) XML
4 10 (1.25%) Application Packaging
5 8 (1.00%) Web Services
6 7 (0.87%) Middleware
7 6 (0.75%) Software Packaging
7 6 (0.75%) CSS
8 5 (0.62%) HTML
9 4 (0.50%) COM
10 3 (0.37%) X-Windows
10 3 (0.37%) HTML5
11 2 (0.25%) Ajax
12 1 (0.12%) XMPP
12 1 (0.12%) Spring
12 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 1 (0.12%) jQuery
12 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.12%) MSMQ
12 1 (0.12%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.46%) Clustering
2 17 (2.12%) Open Source
3 16 (1.99%) FlexPod
3 16 (1.99%) Blackberry
3 16 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (1.74%) Statistics
6 12 (1.49%) CLARiiON
6 12 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 12 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
6 12 (1.49%) EqualLogic
6 12 (1.49%) Celerra
7 11 (1.37%) Replication
8 9 (1.12%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.00%) GIS
9 8 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (0.62%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.62%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.62%) Life Science
11 4 (0.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 614 (76.46%) Windows
2 286 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 198 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 188 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 168 (20.92%) Linux
6 58 (7.22%) Windows 7
7 48 (5.98%) UNIX
8 40 (4.98%) Windows 8
9 34 (4.23%) Windows XP
10 25 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (2.24%) Solaris
12 15 (1.87%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (1.74%) CentOS
13 14 (1.74%) Windows Vista
13 14 (1.74%) Android
14 13 (1.62%) Ubuntu
15 10 (1.25%) VMS
15 10 (1.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 9 (1.12%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (21.05%) ITIL
2 96 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 46 (5.73%) Service Delivery
4 45 (5.60%) Project Management
5 39 (4.86%) Migration
6 38 (4.73%) Business Continuity
7 29 (3.61%) Incident Management
8 28 (3.49%) DevOps
9 26 (3.24%) Change Control
10 25 (3.11%) Network Monitoring
10 25 (3.11%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (2.49%) ERP
12 19 (2.37%) PRINCE2
13 18 (2.24%) Security Management
14 17 (2.12%) Scrum
14 17 (2.12%) Service Management
14 17 (2.12%) Release Management
14 17 (2.12%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (2.12%) Waterfall
15 16 (1.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 147 (18.31%) SQL
2 48 (5.98%) PowerShell
3 46 (5.73%) Java
4 24 (2.99%) VBScript
5 16 (1.99%) PHP
6 15 (1.87%) Perl
7 14 (1.74%) JavaScript
8 12 (1.49%) Python
8 12 (1.49%) JCL
9 9 (1.12%) C#
9 9 (1.12%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.75%) C++
11 5 (0.62%) VB
11 5 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.62%) R
12 4 (0.50%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.25%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.12%) C
Qualifications
1 181 (22.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 149 (18.56%) MCSE
3 107 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 92 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (9.34%) Citrix Certification
6 70 (8.72%) CCNA
7 68 (8.47%) MCSA
7 68 (8.47%) MCITP
8 67 (8.34%) CCA
9 58 (7.22%) Security Cleared
10 49 (6.10%) SC Cleared
11 47 (5.85%) Degree
12 36 (4.48%) CCNP
13 32 (3.99%) VTSP
14 30 (3.74%) NCDA
15 24 (2.99%) NCIE
15 24 (2.99%) MCP
15 24 (2.99%) MCTS
16 22 (2.74%) CCEE
17 20 (2.49%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.09%) SLA
2 12 (1.49%) QA
3 10 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 469 (58.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 378 (47.07%) Active Directory
3 225 (28.02%) Hyper-V
4 207 (25.78%) vSphere
5 130 (16.19%) XenApp
6 70 (8.72%) XenDesktop
7 67 (8.34%) VMware ESX
8 42 (5.23%) VMware ESXi
9 34 (4.23%) vCloud
10 24 (2.99%) Terminal Services
11 21 (2.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 20 (2.49%) XenServer
13 12 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (0.87%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.50%) RHEV
16 4 (0.50%) Terminal Server
17 3 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
18 2 (0.25%) Xen
18 2 (0.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 48 (5.98%) SCCM
2 41 (5.11%) SCOM
3 40 (4.98%) Backup Exec
4 32 (3.99%) Nagios
5 31 (3.86%) NetBackup
6 27 (3.36%) Puppet
7 23 (2.86%) WSUS
8 18 (2.24%) XenMobile
9 17 (2.12%) Vagrant
9 17 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (1.62%) SCDPM
11 12 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
11 12 (1.49%) OpenView
12 10 (1.25%) MOM
13 9 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (0.87%) SCOrch
15 6 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 5 (0.62%) MAILsweeper
16 5 (0.62%) ARCserve
16 5 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 484 (60.27%) Microsoft
2 378 (47.07%) Citrix
3 239 (29.76%) Cisco
4 175 (21.79%) HP
5 161 (20.05%) NetApp
6 106 (13.20%) EMC
7 68 (8.47%) Symantec
8 60 (7.47%) IBM
9 51 (6.35%) Dell
10 29 (3.61%) Red Hat
11 27 (3.36%) Juniper
12 25 (3.11%) SonicWALL
13 23 (2.86%) Oracle
14 21 (2.62%) 3PAR
15 20 (2.49%) CheckPoint
16 19 (2.37%) SolarWinds
17 17 (2.12%) CommVault
18 16 (1.99%) Lotus
19 15 (1.87%) Brocade
19 15 (1.87%) Avaya
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On Call, Pension, Bonus 10%
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car £5,760, Bonus 20%, Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Uncapped OT (£20K) Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Bromford
Posted: 2 days ago