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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 34 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 334 369 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.87% 6.74% 6.64%
As % of the Vendors category 12.45% 13.28% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 282 326 339
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
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
2683 2778 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.18% 50.75% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2311 2388
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -2 140 £40,000 -4.76% 10
Staffordshire +28 47 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Coventry -8 42 £37,500 -2.59% 10
Warwickshire -10 27 £39,500 +25.39% 2
Solihull +9 24 £31,000 -17.33% 2
Shropshire -15 13 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Herefordshire +7 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Worcestershire -7 10 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Walsall +1 5 £27,500 -1.78% 1
Wolverhampton -12 4 £40,000 +25.00%
Dudley -1 2 £40,000 +33.33%
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 460 (68.15%) Windows
2 409 (60.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 291 (43.11%) Active Directory
4 252 (37.33%) Microsoft
5 232 (34.37%) Citrix
6 192 (28.44%) Hyper-V
7 175 (25.93%) Cisco
8 165 (24.44%) MS Exchange
9 162 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 158 (23.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 139 (20.59%) SAN
12 135 (20.00%) Linux
13 125 (18.52%) MS Excel
14 117 (17.33%) SQL
15 116 (17.19%) Firewall
16 107 (15.85%) SQL Server
16 107 (15.85%) XenApp
17 105 (15.56%) NetApp
18 103 (15.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 100 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
20 99 (14.67%) ITIL
21 92 (13.63%) LAN
22 91 (13.48%) HP
23 85 (12.59%) WAN
24 81 (12.00%) DNS
25 80 (11.85%) Data Centre
26 75 (11.11%) TCP/IP
27 74 (10.96%) MCSE
28 67 (9.93%) XenDesktop
29 66 (9.78%) Windows 7

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 165 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 64 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 60 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 39 (5.78%) Lync
6 34 (5.04%) SharePoint
7 28 (4.15%) IIS
8 21 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (2.52%) IBM Notes
10 15 (2.22%) SAS
11 12 (1.78%) Apache
12 6 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (0.74%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.59%) Site Server
15 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 125 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.19%) MS Office
3 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Agresso
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.52%) Office 365
2 30 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (4.15%) SaaS
4 21 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (2.81%) IaaS
6 7 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
7 2 (0.30%) Trello
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 139 (20.59%) SAN
2 116 (17.19%) Firewall
3 92 (13.63%) LAN
4 85 (12.59%) WAN
5 81 (12.00%) DNS
6 75 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 59 (8.74%) DHCP
8 54 (8.00%) VPN
9 49 (7.26%) VLAN
10 44 (6.52%) VoIP
11 28 (4.15%) Wi-Fi
12 25 (3.70%) Wireless
12 25 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (3.26%) NetScaler
14 19 (2.81%) MPLS
15 16 (2.37%) Internet
16 15 (2.22%) IPsec
16 15 (2.22%) NAS
17 14 (2.07%) Network Security
18 12 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.52%) MySQL
4 16 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.59%) DB2
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.44%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.30%) Informix
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (1.93%) Git (software)
1 13 (1.93%) Maven
1 13 (1.93%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 6 (0.89%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.44%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.44%) JIRA
6 3 (0.44%) FogBugz
6 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.30%) MSI
7 2 (0.30%) Hudson
8 1 (0.15%) NUnit
General
1 49 (7.26%) Finance
2 17 (2.52%) Manufacturing
3 8 (1.19%) Retail
4 7 (1.04%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.89%) Advertising
6 5 (0.74%) Automotive
7 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.44%) Electronics
8 2 (0.30%) Legal
8 2 (0.30%) Games
8 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.30%) Local Government
8 2 (0.30%) Marketing
9 1 (0.15%) Banking
9 1 (0.15%) Publishing
9 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 98 (14.52%) Support Engineer
2 78 (11.56%) Analyst
3 77 (11.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 73 (10.81%) Architect
5 48 (7.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 47 (6.96%) Administrator
7 44 (6.52%) Consultant
8 40 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
9 38 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
10 35 (5.19%) Technical Architect
11 32 (4.74%) Network Engineer
11 32 (4.74%) Support Analyst
12 27 (4.00%) Project Manager
13 26 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 25 (3.70%) Technical Support
15 23 (3.41%) IT Support
16 22 (3.26%) Citrix Architect
16 22 (3.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 18 (2.67%) 2nd Line Support
17 18 (2.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.22%) ISPF
2 13 (1.93%) Web Services
2 13 (1.93%) Sensu
3 11 (1.63%) .NET
4 9 (1.33%) HTML
5 8 (1.19%) MEAP
6 5 (0.74%) RESTful
6 5 (0.74%) MSMQ
7 4 (0.59%) CGI
7 4 (0.59%) CSS
8 3 (0.44%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (0.44%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (0.44%) jQuery
9 2 (0.30%) COM
9 2 (0.30%) HTML5
10 1 (0.15%) Memcached
10 1 (0.15%) CSS3
10 1 (0.15%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 28 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.15%) Clustering
3 19 (2.81%) Replication
4 15 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 13 (1.93%) EqualLogic
6 12 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.63%) Fat Client
7 11 (1.63%) Thin Client
7 11 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.48%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.48%) HP StoreVirtual
9 8 (1.19%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.89%) Private Cloud
10 6 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.74%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.74%) GIS
12 4 (0.59%) EPoS
12 4 (0.59%) Chip and PIN
12 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 460 (68.15%) Windows
2 162 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 158 (23.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 135 (20.00%) Linux
5 100 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 66 (9.78%) Windows 7
7 65 (9.63%) UNIX
8 38 (5.63%) Windows 8
9 34 (5.04%) Windows XP
10 32 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (2.22%) Ubuntu
12 11 (1.63%) Windows 2000
12 11 (1.63%) Solaris
13 10 (1.48%) Windows Vista
14 9 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (1.19%) HPUX
16 7 (1.04%) CentOS
17 5 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
18 4 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (14.67%) ITIL
2 46 (6.81%) Project Management
3 43 (6.37%) Incident Management
4 42 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 34 (5.04%) Migration
6 30 (4.44%) Change Management
7 24 (3.56%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (3.56%) Technical Architecture
7 24 (3.56%) Load Balancing
8 23 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (2.96%) Service Delivery
9 20 (2.96%) Mentoring
10 18 (2.67%) PRINCE2
11 17 (2.52%) Infrastructure Management
12 16 (2.37%) Service Management
12 16 (2.37%) Release Management
13 14 (2.07%) DevOps
14 13 (1.93%) Server Building
14 13 (1.93%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (1.93%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 117 (17.33%) SQL
2 34 (5.04%) PowerShell
3 17 (2.52%) JavaScript
4 16 (2.37%) Perl
4 16 (2.37%) PHP
5 15 (2.22%) JCL
5 15 (2.22%) Python
5 15 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 13 (1.93%) Groovy
6 13 (1.93%) Bourne shell
7 12 (1.78%) VB
7 12 (1.78%) C#
8 8 (1.19%) VBScript
9 5 (0.74%) C
10 4 (0.59%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.30%) Java
11 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.15%) VBA
12 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 103 (15.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (10.96%) MCSE
3 61 (9.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 58 (8.59%) MCSA
5 50 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (6.96%) Security Cleared
7 46 (6.81%) MCITP
8 45 (6.67%) CCNA
9 42 (6.22%) SC Cleared
10 39 (5.78%) Citrix Certification
11 37 (5.48%) CCA
12 34 (5.04%) CCNP
13 25 (3.70%) Degree
14 14 (2.07%) CCEE
14 14 (2.07%) CCIA
15 11 (1.63%) MCP
16 9 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.04%) CCVP
18 5 (0.74%) VCDX
18 5 (0.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.74%) SLA
2 23 (3.41%) QA
3 17 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 409 (60.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 291 (43.11%) Active Directory
3 192 (28.44%) Hyper-V
4 107 (15.85%) XenApp
5 67 (9.93%) XenDesktop
6 59 (8.74%) vSphere
7 44 (6.52%) VMware ESX
8 25 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 23 (3.41%) Terminal Services
10 15 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (2.22%) Time Sharing Option
10 15 (2.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 14 (2.07%) XenServer
12 12 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
12 12 (1.78%) vCloud
12 12 (1.78%) Forefront TMG
13 11 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 5 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (8.44%) SCCM
2 34 (5.04%) NetBackup
3 32 (4.74%) Backup Exec
4 30 (4.44%) SCOM
5 20 (2.96%) Nagios
5 20 (2.96%) Puppet
6 19 (2.81%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
7 15 (2.22%) OpenView
8 13 (1.93%) ZABBIX
8 13 (1.93%) Ansible
8 13 (1.93%) Vagrant
9 10 (1.48%) SELinux
10 6 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (0.89%) WSUS
10 6 (0.89%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.59%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
12 3 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 252 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 232 (34.37%) Citrix
3 175 (25.93%) Cisco
4 105 (15.56%) NetApp
5 91 (13.48%) HP
6 51 (7.56%) Dell
6 51 (7.56%) Symantec
7 47 (6.96%) IBM
8 35 (5.19%) AppSense
9 33 (4.89%) EMC
10 31 (4.59%) Red Hat
11 30 (4.44%) SonicWALL
12 28 (4.15%) Oracle
13 20 (2.96%) 3PAR
14 19 (2.81%) Veeam
14 19 (2.81%) McAfee
15 18 (2.67%) Intel
16 17 (2.52%) Lotus
17 15 (2.22%) CheckPoint
17 15 (2.22%) Sophos
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38154 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Paragon Group of Companies
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £34,600 to £40,000 per annum Car Allowance - £5,400, Fuel Card, M
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38154 - £43941 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: circa £26,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago