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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware 410 276 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.16% 6.24% 6.63%
As % of the Vendors category 17.31% 12.52% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 371 233 258
Average salary £35,000 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.94% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -1.25%
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
2369 2205 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.16% 49.86% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2108 1777 2005
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +6 170 £35,000 -28.20% 26
Coventry -1 50 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Staffordshire +15 45 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Shropshire +19 37 £31,000 +27.83% 4
Warwickshire +14 24 £30,500 +10.90% 3
Wolverhampton +7 24 £37,500 -10.93% 5
Worcestershire +1 17 £25,000 -28.57% 5
Dudley +3 15 £27,500 -26.66%
Solihull 0 15 £37,500 -10.71% 2
Walsall 0 5 £27,000 +8.00% 1
Herefordshire -5 3 £22,000 -12.00%
West Bromwich +8 2 £30,500 -
Halesowen - 2 £31,250 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 628 (76.21%) Windows
2 477 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 464 (56.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 388 (47.09%) Active Directory
5 375 (45.51%) Citrix
6 294 (35.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 287 (34.83%) MS Exchange
8 244 (29.61%) Hyper-V
9 241 (29.25%) Cisco
10 209 (25.36%) SAN
11 208 (25.24%) MS Excel
12 202 (24.51%) vSphere
13 197 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 189 (22.94%) SQL Server
15 183 (22.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 180 (21.84%) Firewall
17 175 (21.24%) Linux
18 173 (21.00%) ITIL
19 170 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
20 164 (19.90%) NetApp
20 164 (19.90%) HP
21 163 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2010
22 156 (18.93%) SQL
23 146 (17.72%) LAN
23 146 (17.72%) DNS
24 134 (16.26%) MCSE
25 126 (15.29%) WAN
26 115 (13.96%) XenApp
27 105 (12.74%) EMC
28 103 (12.50%) TCP/IP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 287 (34.83%) MS Exchange
2 163 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 94 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 80 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 75 (9.10%) SharePoint
6 73 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 56 (6.80%) IIS
8 20 (2.43%) Lync
9 19 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 19 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2000
10 15 (1.82%) Apache
10 15 (1.82%) IBM Notes
11 14 (1.70%) JBoss
12 13 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (1.33%) SAS
14 7 (0.85%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.73%) CMS
16 5 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
17 4 (0.49%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 208 (25.24%) MS Excel
2 43 (5.22%) MS Office
3 12 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.12%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.12%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.10%) Office 365
2 13 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.73%) Google Apps
4 5 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.49%) IaaS
5 4 (0.49%) Trello
6 3 (0.36%) SaaS
6 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 209 (25.36%) SAN
2 180 (21.84%) Firewall
3 146 (17.72%) LAN
3 146 (17.72%) DNS
4 126 (15.29%) WAN
5 103 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 102 (12.38%) DHCP
7 64 (7.77%) VPN
8 53 (6.43%) NAS
9 34 (4.13%) VLAN
9 34 (4.13%) Wireless
10 32 (3.88%) Internet
11 29 (3.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (3.03%) VoIP
13 22 (2.67%) NetScaler
14 21 (2.55%) IP Telephony
15 19 (2.31%) DDNS
16 18 (2.18%) HTTP
16 18 (2.18%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (2.06%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (4.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (0.97%) MySQL
6 7 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (0.73%) RavenDB
8 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.36%) DB2
10 2 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 13 (1.58%) Hudson
2 13 (1.58%) CruiseControl
2 13 (1.58%) Maven
3 12 (1.46%) JIRA
3 12 (1.46%) Ant
3 12 (1.46%) Mercurial
3 12 (1.46%) Artifactory
4 5 (0.61%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.24%) NUnit
6 1 (0.12%) ProC
6 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 68 (8.25%) Finance
2 16 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 15 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 9 (1.09%) Legal
5 7 (0.85%) Retail
6 5 (0.61%) Banking
7 4 (0.49%) Automotive
8 3 (0.36%) Law
9 2 (0.24%) Local Government
10 1 (0.12%) Marketing
10 1 (0.12%) Back Office
10 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 134 (16.26%) Analyst
2 128 (15.53%) Support Engineer
3 103 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 83 (10.07%) Architect
5 75 (9.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 65 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 62 (7.52%) Consultant
8 46 (5.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 45 (5.46%) IT Support
10 44 (5.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 41 (4.98%) Administrator
12 35 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
13 32 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
13 32 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
14 31 (3.76%) Senior Support Engineer
15 26 (3.16%) Support Technician
16 25 (3.03%) Server Engineer
17 24 (2.91%) Team Leader
17 24 (2.91%) Network Engineer
18 22 (2.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.03%) .NET
2 13 (1.58%) CSS
3 12 (1.46%) HTML
4 11 (1.33%) XML
4 11 (1.33%) ISPF
5 7 (0.85%) jQuery
5 7 (0.85%) Web Services
6 6 (0.73%) Middleware
6 6 (0.73%) Razor View Engine
6 6 (0.73%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (0.61%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.61%) Software Packaging
8 4 (0.49%) Application Packaging
8 4 (0.49%) HTML5
8 4 (0.49%) COM
8 4 (0.49%) MSMQ
9 3 (0.36%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.24%) Ajax
10 2 (0.24%) CSS3
10 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.74%) Clustering
2 16 (1.94%) Blackberry
2 16 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (1.82%) FlexPod
3 15 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.70%) EqualLogic
5 13 (1.58%) Statistics
6 12 (1.46%) Performance Metrics
6 12 (1.46%) Open Source
7 11 (1.33%) Mainframe
8 10 (1.21%) Computer Science
9 8 (0.97%) GIS
9 8 (0.97%) CLARiiON
9 8 (0.97%) Celerra
10 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (0.73%) AS400
11 6 (0.73%) Replication
12 5 (0.61%) Thin Client
12 5 (0.61%) Life Science
12 5 (0.61%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 628 (76.21%) Windows
2 294 (35.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 197 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 183 (22.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 175 (21.24%) Linux
6 52 (6.31%) Windows 7
7 42 (5.10%) UNIX
8 36 (4.37%) Windows XP
9 35 (4.25%) Windows 8
10 25 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (1.94%) CentOS
12 15 (1.82%) Android
13 14 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (1.70%) Ubuntu
13 14 (1.70%) Windows Vista
14 11 (1.33%) Solaris
15 10 (1.21%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 7 (0.85%) VMS
18 4 (0.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (21.00%) ITIL
2 90 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 54 (6.55%) Service Delivery
4 38 (4.61%) Business Continuity
5 36 (4.37%) Project Management
6 31 (3.76%) Incident Management
7 30 (3.64%) Migration
8 29 (3.52%) DevOps
9 28 (3.40%) Network Monitoring
10 24 (2.91%) Change Control
11 23 (2.79%) ERP
12 20 (2.43%) E-Commerce
13 19 (2.31%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (2.18%) PRINCE2
15 17 (2.06%) Load Balancing
15 17 (2.06%) Mentoring
16 16 (1.94%) Release Management
16 16 (1.94%) Change Management
16 16 (1.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (1.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (18.93%) SQL
2 57 (6.92%) PowerShell
3 42 (5.10%) Java
4 30 (3.64%) VBScript
5 24 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 17 (2.06%) PHP
7 16 (1.94%) Perl
7 16 (1.94%) C#
8 13 (1.58%) Python
9 11 (1.33%) JCL
10 10 (1.21%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.85%) C
12 6 (0.73%) VB
13 5 (0.61%) C++
13 5 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.49%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 170 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (16.26%) MCSE
3 101 (12.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 96 (11.65%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (9.22%) CCNA
6 65 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
7 63 (7.65%) MCSA
8 59 (7.16%) Security Cleared
9 57 (6.92%) MCITP
10 55 (6.67%) CCA
11 49 (5.95%) SC Cleared
12 48 (5.83%) Degree
13 37 (4.49%) CCNP
14 27 (3.28%) VTSP
15 24 (2.91%) MCP
16 22 (2.67%) CCEE
17 20 (2.43%) NCDA
17 20 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
18 19 (2.31%) NCIE
19 17 (2.06%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (8.50%) SLA
2 13 (1.58%) QA
3 8 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 464 (56.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 388 (47.09%) Active Directory
3 244 (29.61%) Hyper-V
4 202 (24.51%) vSphere
5 115 (13.96%) XenApp
6 65 (7.89%) VMware ESX
7 56 (6.80%) XenDesktop
8 41 (4.98%) VMware ESXi
9 31 (3.76%) Terminal Services
10 30 (3.64%) vCloud
11 23 (2.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 21 (2.55%) XenServer
13 12 (1.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (0.85%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.49%) RHEV
17 3 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
18 2 (0.24%) Terminal Server
19 1 (0.12%) Xen
19 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (4.61%) SCCM
2 36 (4.37%) Nagios
3 35 (4.25%) Backup Exec
4 32 (3.88%) NetBackup
5 30 (3.64%) SCOM
6 28 (3.40%) Puppet
7 22 (2.67%) WSUS
8 15 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (1.82%) XenMobile
9 13 (1.58%) SCDPM
10 12 (1.46%) Vagrant
11 11 (1.33%) ServiceCenter
11 11 (1.33%) OpenView
12 10 (1.21%) MOM
12 10 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 7 (0.85%) SCOrch
14 6 (0.73%) ARCserve
14 6 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 5 (0.61%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 477 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 375 (45.51%) Citrix
3 241 (29.25%) Cisco
4 164 (19.90%) HP
4 164 (19.90%) NetApp
5 105 (12.74%) EMC
6 60 (7.28%) Symantec
7 56 (6.80%) Dell
8 55 (6.67%) IBM
9 30 (3.64%) Juniper
10 26 (3.16%) Red Hat
11 25 (3.03%) Oracle
11 25 (3.03%) SonicWALL
12 19 (2.31%) 3PAR
13 18 (2.18%) Brocade
13 18 (2.18%) CheckPoint
13 18 (2.18%) CommVault
14 17 (2.06%) SolarWinds
15 16 (1.94%) Avaya
16 15 (1.82%) Lotus
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Health + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum plus 25% bonus and executive bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Good Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Britvic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Network ITR
Salary: 45k to 50k per year GBP
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Network ITR
Salary: 45k to 50k per year GBP
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago