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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 339 275 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.43% 5.36% 6.46%
As % of the Vendors category 13.51% 11.47% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 286 259 286
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
2510 2398 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.58% 46.73% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 1997 2078
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £56,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 131 £37,500 -11.76% 32
Staffordshire +40 53 £35,250 -17.05% 8
Shropshire +8 33 £38,500 +28.33% 4
Warwickshire -5 33 £33,333 +5.81% 4
Solihull +11 30 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Coventry -32 24 £36,250 -8.22% 6
Dudley +12 20 £27,500 -21.42%
Herefordshire +17 16 £42,500 +54.54%
Wolverhampton +22 10 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Walsall +6 5 £32,500 +62.50% 1
Worcestershire -2 5 £36,000 +6.66% 3
Halesowen - 1 £30,000 - 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 528 (73.33%) Windows
2 424 (58.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 325 (45.14%) Microsoft
4 323 (44.86%) Active Directory
5 308 (42.78%) Citrix
6 217 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 216 (30.00%) Cisco
8 203 (28.19%) MS Exchange
9 196 (27.22%) Hyper-V
10 165 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 161 (22.36%) Firewall
12 157 (21.81%) Linux
13 149 (20.69%) SQL Server
13 149 (20.69%) SAN
14 141 (19.58%) MS Excel
15 134 (18.61%) NetApp
16 126 (17.50%) SQL
17 121 (16.81%) DNS
18 113 (15.69%) ITIL
19 112 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
20 108 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 107 (14.86%) XenApp
22 104 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
23 103 (14.31%) vSphere
24 98 (13.61%) HP
25 89 (12.36%) LAN
26 88 (12.22%) TCP/IP
27 84 (11.67%) WAN
28 78 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2013
29 76 (10.56%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 203 (28.19%) MS Exchange
2 112 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (6.53%) SharePoint
5 42 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 37 (5.14%) IIS
7 32 (4.44%) Apache
8 31 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 29 (4.03%) Lync
10 25 (3.47%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.94%) IBM Notes
12 11 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2000
12 11 (1.53%) SAS
13 10 (1.39%) JBoss
14 9 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.83%) NServiceBus
16 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.56%) CMS
17 4 (0.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 141 (19.58%) MS Excel
2 47 (6.53%) MS Office
3 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Magento
2 2 (0.28%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.67%) Office 365
2 16 (2.22%) SaaS
3 14 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.83%) Trello
6 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.56%) CloudFront
6 4 (0.56%) IaaS
6 4 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.28%) Symantec.cloud
8 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 161 (22.36%) Firewall
2 149 (20.69%) SAN
3 121 (16.81%) DNS
4 89 (12.36%) LAN
5 88 (12.22%) TCP/IP
6 84 (11.67%) WAN
7 67 (9.31%) DHCP
8 51 (7.08%) VPN
9 48 (6.67%) VLAN
10 31 (4.31%) NAS
11 30 (4.17%) Wireless
12 27 (3.75%) VoIP
13 24 (3.33%) MPLS
14 21 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (2.78%) NetScaler
16 19 (2.64%) DDNS
17 18 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
18 16 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (2.22%) IP Telephony
18 16 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (2.78%) MySQL
6 8 (1.11%) RavenDB
7 7 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.28%) Informix
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (1.39%) Hudson
2 9 (1.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.25%) Maven
3 6 (0.83%) Ant
3 6 (0.83%) CruiseControl
3 6 (0.83%) TeamCity
3 6 (0.83%) Mercurial
3 6 (0.83%) Artifactory
4 4 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.42%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.28%) NUnit
7 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (6.11%) Finance
2 11 (1.53%) Manufacturing
3 9 (1.25%) Retail
4 8 (1.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.69%) Games
6 4 (0.56%) Advertising
6 4 (0.56%) Legal
7 3 (0.42%) Publishing
8 2 (0.28%) Electronics
8 2 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.14%) Banking
9 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 116 (16.11%) Analyst
2 108 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 106 (14.72%) Architect
4 74 (10.28%) 3rd Line Support
5 70 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 56 (7.78%) Support Analyst
7 46 (6.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 45 (6.25%) Administrator
9 44 (6.11%) Consultant
10 39 (5.42%) Systems Administrator
11 36 (5.00%) Technical Architect
12 35 (4.86%) Citrix Architect
13 32 (4.44%) IT Support
14 31 (4.31%) Support Technician
14 31 (4.31%) Infrastructure Manager
15 30 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
16 25 (3.47%) Project Manager
17 24 (3.33%) Technical Support
17 24 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
18 23 (3.19%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.06%) .NET
2 19 (2.64%) HTML
3 15 (2.08%) CSS
4 11 (1.53%) ISPF
5 9 (1.25%) HTML5
5 9 (1.25%) jQuery
6 8 (1.11%) Razor View Engine
6 8 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (0.83%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.83%) MSMQ
8 4 (0.56%) CGI
8 4 (0.56%) Memcached
9 3 (0.42%) Sensu
9 3 (0.42%) CSS3
9 3 (0.42%) Web Services
10 2 (0.28%) XML
10 2 (0.28%) COM
10 2 (0.28%) Ajax
11 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.94%) Clustering
2 30 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (1.67%) Replication
4 11 (1.53%) EqualLogic
4 11 (1.53%) Mainframe
5 10 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.11%) iSeries
8 7 (0.97%) User Experience
8 7 (0.97%) AS400
9 6 (0.83%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.69%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.69%) GIS
10 5 (0.69%) Handset
10 5 (0.69%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.56%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 528 (73.33%) Windows
2 217 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 165 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 157 (21.81%) Linux
5 104 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 72 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 48 (6.67%) UNIX
8 37 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (4.31%) Windows 8
9 31 (4.31%) Windows XP
10 19 (2.64%) CentOS
11 13 (1.81%) Ubuntu
12 11 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (1.39%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.97%) Android
14 7 (0.97%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.83%) HPUX
15 6 (0.83%) Solaris
16 2 (0.28%) VMS
16 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (15.69%) ITIL
2 52 (7.22%) Service Delivery
3 33 (4.58%) Incident Management
4 32 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (4.03%) Migration
6 26 (3.61%) Project Management
7 24 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (2.92%) Technical Architecture
9 19 (2.64%) E-Commerce
9 19 (2.64%) Service Management
10 18 (2.50%) Network Design
10 18 (2.50%) PRINCE2
11 15 (2.08%) Mentoring
12 14 (1.94%) Business Development
12 14 (1.94%) Software Delivery
12 14 (1.94%) DevOps
13 13 (1.81%) Load Balancing
13 13 (1.81%) Release Management
13 13 (1.81%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (1.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 126 (17.50%) SQL
2 38 (5.28%) PowerShell
3 27 (3.75%) PHP
4 26 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.33%) Perl
6 21 (2.92%) Java
7 19 (2.64%) C#
8 17 (2.36%) VBScript
9 13 (1.81%) C
10 11 (1.53%) JCL
11 10 (1.39%) Python
12 7 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 7 (0.97%) VB
13 5 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.56%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.56%) Ruby
15 3 (0.42%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.42%) Groovy
15 3 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 108 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (10.56%) MCSE
3 74 (10.28%) Security Cleared
4 68 (9.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 66 (9.17%) Citrix Certification
6 60 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 59 (8.19%) CCNA
8 58 (8.06%) SC Cleared
9 57 (7.92%) CCA
10 43 (5.97%) MCSA
11 40 (5.56%) MCITP
12 27 (3.75%) CCEE
12 27 (3.75%) CCIA
13 19 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (2.64%) Degree
14 17 (2.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 16 (2.22%) CCNP
16 15 (2.08%) MCP
17 7 (0.97%) MCTS
18 5 (0.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (9.17%) SLA
2 14 (1.94%) QA
3 11 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 424 (58.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 323 (44.86%) Active Directory
3 196 (27.22%) Hyper-V
4 107 (14.86%) XenApp
5 103 (14.31%) vSphere
6 72 (10.00%) XenDesktop
7 49 (6.81%) VMware ESX
8 37 (5.14%) Terminal Services
9 35 (4.86%) Microsoft App-V
10 31 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 13 (1.81%) XenServer
13 10 (1.39%) vCloud
14 8 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (0.97%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 5 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 4 (0.56%) Varnish
19 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 57 (7.92%) SCCM
2 27 (3.75%) SCOM
3 25 (3.47%) Nagios
4 21 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (2.50%) Puppet
6 16 (2.22%) NetBackup
7 14 (1.94%) Backup Exec
8 11 (1.53%) ServiceCenter
8 11 (1.53%) OpenView
9 7 (0.97%) ARCserve
10 6 (0.83%) Ansible
11 5 (0.69%) WSUS
11 5 (0.69%) Foglight
12 4 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.56%) MOM
12 4 (0.56%) SELinux
13 3 (0.42%) SCDPM
13 3 (0.42%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 325 (45.14%) Microsoft
2 308 (42.78%) Citrix
3 216 (30.00%) Cisco
4 134 (18.61%) NetApp
5 98 (13.61%) HP
6 56 (7.78%) Dell
7 50 (6.94%) IBM
8 49 (6.81%) EMC
9 46 (6.39%) AppSense
10 33 (4.58%) Symantec
11 30 (4.17%) Red Hat
12 27 (3.75%) Fujitsu
13 26 (3.61%) SonicWALL
14 24 (3.33%) Oracle
15 23 (3.19%) 3PAR
16 19 (2.64%) Juniper
17 16 (2.22%) Sophos
17 16 (2.22%) Brocade
18 15 (2.08%) Intel
19 14 (1.94%) Lotus
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Bonus + Oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Shift All Bonus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipston-On-Stour, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago