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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware 364 244 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.29% 5.89% 6.56%
As % of the Vendors category 15.76% 11.96% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 323 211 244
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
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
2310 2040 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.24% 49.20% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 1605 1861
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +1 136 £34,000 -32.00% 17
Shropshire - 41 £31,000 - 2
Coventry -19 38 £37,500 -21.05% 7
Staffordshire +5 37 £35,000 +2.94% 10
Wolverhampton +18 29 £35,500 -15.68% 2
Solihull +12 25 £35,000 -6.66%
Dudley +2 19 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Worcestershire -1 16 £32,750 -12.66% 2
Warwickshire -2 16 £42,500 +33.85% 5
Walsall -1 6 £27,000 +8.00%
Herefordshire -3 3 £22,000 -20.00% 1
Halesowen -1 1 £33,500 -4.28%
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 593 (75.16%) Windows
2 452 (57.29%) Microsoft
3 444 (56.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 363 (46.01%) Active Directory
5 361 (45.75%) Citrix
6 278 (35.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 261 (33.08%) MS Exchange
8 243 (30.80%) Cisco
9 228 (28.90%) Hyper-V
10 210 (26.62%) SAN
11 208 (26.36%) MS Excel
12 192 (24.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 185 (23.45%) SQL Server
14 176 (22.31%) vSphere
15 171 (21.67%) Firewall
16 169 (21.42%) Linux
17 161 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
18 160 (20.28%) NetApp
19 157 (19.90%) ITIL
20 155 (19.65%) SQL
21 153 (19.39%) Exchange Server 2010
22 152 (19.26%) HP
23 151 (19.14%) DNS
24 144 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
25 138 (17.49%) LAN
26 117 (14.83%) WAN
27 109 (13.81%) MCSE
28 100 (12.67%) XenApp
29 97 (12.29%) DHCP
30 93 (11.79%) EMC

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 261 (33.08%) MS Exchange
2 153 (19.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (11.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 65 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 62 (7.86%) SharePoint
6 54 (6.84%) IIS
7 52 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 26 (3.30%) Apache
9 25 (3.17%) Tomcat
10 20 (2.53%) Lync
11 16 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2000
12 12 (1.52%) JBoss
13 11 (1.39%) IBM Notes
14 9 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (1.01%) SAS
16 7 (0.89%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.63%) CMS
17 5 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
18 4 (0.51%) NServiceBus
18 4 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 208 (26.36%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.82%) MS Office
3 12 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.25%) Magento
3 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.13%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.13%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.96%) Office 365
2 15 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.76%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.51%) Trello
6 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.38%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.38%) SaaS
6 3 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.25%) IaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 210 (26.62%) SAN
2 171 (21.67%) Firewall
3 151 (19.14%) DNS
4 138 (17.49%) LAN
5 117 (14.83%) WAN
6 97 (12.29%) DHCP
7 92 (11.66%) TCP/IP
8 59 (7.48%) VPN
9 54 (6.84%) NAS
10 32 (4.06%) Wireless
10 32 (4.06%) VLAN
11 27 (3.42%) VoIP
12 26 (3.30%) Internet
13 24 (3.04%) DDNS
14 20 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (2.53%) IP Telephony
15 17 (2.15%) Intranet
15 17 (2.15%) NetScaler
16 16 (2.03%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (23.45%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (4.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.15%) MySQL
6 9 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.76%) RavenDB
9 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.38%) DB2
10 2 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (1.39%) Hudson
2 9 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.01%) Artifactory
3 8 (1.01%) Mercurial
3 8 (1.01%) Ant
3 8 (1.01%) Maven
3 8 (1.01%) CruiseControl
4 6 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.25%) NUnit
6 1 (0.13%) JIRA
6 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (7.22%) Finance
2 19 (2.41%) Manufacturing
3 13 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.14%) Retail
5 5 (0.63%) Banking
6 4 (0.51%) Games
7 3 (0.38%) Publishing
7 3 (0.38%) Automotive
7 3 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.13%) Back Office
8 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 143 (18.12%) Analyst
2 128 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 95 (12.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 94 (11.91%) Architect
5 72 (9.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 66 (8.37%) Support Analyst
7 56 (7.10%) Consultant
8 50 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 48 (6.08%) IT Support
10 43 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 39 (4.94%) Administrator
12 36 (4.56%) Support Technician
13 34 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
14 32 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
15 29 (3.68%) Senior Support Engineer
16 25 (3.17%) Technical Engineer
17 23 (2.92%) Technical Architect
17 23 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
18 22 (2.79%) Network Engineer
19 20 (2.53%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.68%) .NET
2 17 (2.15%) HTML
3 15 (1.90%) CSS
4 13 (1.65%) XML
5 9 (1.14%) HTML5
6 8 (1.01%) ISPF
7 7 (0.89%) jQuery
7 7 (0.89%) Web Services
8 6 (0.76%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (0.76%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (0.76%) ASP.NET
8 6 (0.76%) Middleware
9 4 (0.51%) MSMQ
9 4 (0.51%) Ajax
10 3 (0.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (0.38%) X-Windows
10 3 (0.38%) COM
10 3 (0.38%) Memcached
11 2 (0.25%) CSS3
11 2 (0.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.87%) Clustering
2 18 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (1.90%) Statistics
3 15 (1.90%) Management Information System
4 13 (1.65%) Performance Metrics
5 12 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.39%) EqualLogic
7 8 (1.01%) FlexPod
7 8 (1.01%) iSeries
7 8 (1.01%) GIS
7 8 (1.01%) Mainframe
8 7 (0.89%) AS400
8 7 (0.89%) Replication
8 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.63%) Life Science
9 5 (0.63%) User Experience
10 4 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.51%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 593 (75.16%) Windows
2 278 (35.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 192 (24.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 169 (21.42%) Linux
5 161 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (6.97%) Windows 7
7 41 (5.20%) Windows 8
8 40 (5.07%) UNIX
9 33 (4.18%) Windows XP
10 29 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (2.53%) CentOS
12 16 (2.03%) Android
13 14 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (1.77%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.39%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.89%) Windows 2000
15 7 (0.89%) Solaris
16 6 (0.76%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.76%) VMS
17 5 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (19.90%) ITIL
2 74 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 63 (7.98%) Service Delivery
4 36 (4.56%) Business Continuity
5 31 (3.93%) Project Management
6 28 (3.55%) Incident Management
7 26 (3.30%) Migration
8 22 (2.79%) ERP
9 21 (2.66%) Network Monitoring
10 19 (2.41%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (2.41%) PRINCE2
10 19 (2.41%) E-Commerce
11 16 (2.03%) Service Management
12 15 (1.90%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (1.90%) Change Control
13 14 (1.77%) Line Management
13 14 (1.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (1.77%) Change Management
13 14 (1.77%) Release Management
14 13 (1.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 155 (19.65%) SQL
2 49 (6.21%) PowerShell
3 37 (4.69%) Java
4 24 (3.04%) JavaScript
4 24 (3.04%) PHP
5 22 (2.79%) VBScript
6 20 (2.53%) Perl
7 18 (2.28%) C#
8 10 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.01%) C
9 8 (1.01%) Python
9 8 (1.01%) JCL
10 6 (0.76%) VB
11 5 (0.63%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.63%) C++
12 4 (0.51%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.38%) Ruby
13 3 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 144 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 109 (13.81%) MCSE
3 88 (11.15%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (10.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 73 (9.25%) CCNA
6 65 (8.24%) Citrix Certification
7 59 (7.48%) Security Cleared
8 52 (6.59%) CCA
8 52 (6.59%) MCSA
9 45 (5.70%) SC Cleared
10 42 (5.32%) MCITP
11 40 (5.07%) Degree
12 33 (4.18%) CCNP
13 25 (3.17%) CCEE
14 24 (3.04%) VCP4
15 20 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (2.41%) CCIA
17 18 (2.28%) MCP
18 15 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 14 (1.77%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (8.87%) SLA
2 11 (1.39%) QA
3 8 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 444 (56.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 363 (46.01%) Active Directory
3 228 (28.90%) Hyper-V
4 176 (22.31%) vSphere
5 100 (12.67%) XenApp
6 57 (7.22%) VMware ESX
7 44 (5.58%) XenDesktop
8 36 (4.56%) Terminal Services
8 36 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (2.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 19 (2.41%) vCloud
11 18 (2.28%) XenServer
12 15 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (0.89%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.51%) RHEV
15 3 (0.38%) Varnish
16 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.13%) Xen
17 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 39 (4.94%) Nagios
2 28 (3.55%) SCCM
2 28 (3.55%) NetBackup
2 28 (3.55%) Backup Exec
3 22 (2.79%) SCOM
4 18 (2.28%) WSUS
5 12 (1.52%) Puppet
5 12 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (1.39%) XenMobile
7 10 (1.27%) SCDPM
8 9 (1.14%) MOM
9 8 (1.01%) OpenView
9 8 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (1.01%) ServiceCenter
10 7 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.63%) ARCserve
11 5 (0.63%) MAILsweeper
11 5 (0.63%) Foglight
11 5 (0.63%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 452 (57.29%) Microsoft
2 361 (45.75%) Citrix
3 243 (30.80%) Cisco
4 160 (20.28%) NetApp
5 152 (19.26%) HP
6 93 (11.79%) EMC
7 56 (7.10%) Dell
8 53 (6.72%) IBM
9 51 (6.46%) Symantec
10 36 (4.56%) Juniper
11 29 (3.68%) Oracle
12 24 (3.04%) Red Hat
13 23 (2.92%) Brocade
14 18 (2.28%) 3PAR
15 17 (2.15%) SonicWALL
15 17 (2.15%) CommVault
16 16 (2.03%) Avaya
17 15 (1.90%) AppSense
18 14 (1.77%) Nimsoft
18 14 (1.77%) CheckPoint
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33k - £38k per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £38,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Harris Global
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago