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 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 30 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware 350 277 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.51% 5.56% 6.76%
As % of the Vendors category 13.74% 11.79% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 293 262 289
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
2548 2349 2520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.36% 47.11% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2113 1937 2067
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
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 5 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 5 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 -5 124 £37,500 -15.73% 20
Staffordshire +33 49 £35,500 -5.33% 7
Shropshire +17 40 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Solihull +20 38 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Warwickshire -3 32 £33,000 +4.76% 4
Coventry -34 27 £36,500 -17.04% 4
Dudley +8 24 £27,500 -21.42%
Wolverhampton +28 16 £36,000 +2.85%
Herefordshire +16 12 £42,500 +52.36% 3
Worcestershire -5 6 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Walsall +3 4 £34,250 +71.25% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 556 (73.84%) Windows
2 444 (58.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 370 (49.14%) Microsoft
4 336 (44.62%) Active Directory
5 323 (42.90%) Citrix
6 234 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 225 (29.88%) MS Exchange
8 223 (29.61%) Cisco
9 200 (26.56%) Hyper-V
10 175 (23.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 171 (22.71%) Firewall
12 164 (21.78%) Linux
13 163 (21.65%) SAN
14 160 (21.25%) SQL Server
15 156 (20.72%) MS Excel
16 147 (19.52%) NetApp
17 139 (18.46%) SQL
18 138 (18.33%) DNS
19 130 (17.26%) ITIL
20 121 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
21 120 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
22 117 (15.54%) HP
22 117 (15.54%) vSphere
23 112 (14.87%) Windows Server 2003
24 104 (13.81%) XenApp
25 99 (13.15%) LAN
26 90 (11.95%) WAN
26 90 (11.95%) TCP/IP
27 85 (11.29%) MCSE
28 79 (10.49%) DHCP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 225 (29.88%) MS Exchange
2 121 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 49 (6.51%) SharePoint
5 40 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 39 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 38 (5.05%) IIS
8 32 (4.25%) Lync
8 32 (4.25%) Apache
9 25 (3.32%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.86%) IBM Notes
11 10 (1.33%) JBoss
11 10 (1.33%) SAS
12 9 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2000
13 7 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.80%) NServiceBus
15 5 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.53%) GlassFish
16 4 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 156 (20.72%) MS Excel
2 46 (6.11%) MS Office
3 6 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.40%) Magento
4 2 (0.27%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.77%) Office 365
2 12 (1.59%) SaaS
3 10 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.80%) Trello
6 4 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (0.53%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.53%) CloudFront
6 4 (0.53%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.27%) Symantec.cloud
8 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (22.71%) Firewall
2 163 (21.65%) SAN
3 138 (18.33%) DNS
4 99 (13.15%) LAN
5 90 (11.95%) WAN
5 90 (11.95%) TCP/IP
6 79 (10.49%) DHCP
7 55 (7.30%) VPN
8 48 (6.37%) VLAN
9 38 (5.05%) NAS
10 34 (4.52%) Wireless
11 31 (4.12%) VoIP
12 22 (2.92%) DDNS
12 22 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (2.79%) MPLS
14 20 (2.66%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (2.39%) IP Telephony
17 17 (2.26%) NetScaler
18 16 (2.12%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (2.66%) MySQL
6 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (1.06%) RavenDB
8 5 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.27%) Informix
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.13%) DB2
10 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (1.33%) Hudson
2 6 (0.80%) CruiseControl
2 6 (0.80%) Maven
2 6 (0.80%) TeamCity
2 6 (0.80%) Ant
2 6 (0.80%) Visual Studio
2 6 (0.80%) Artifactory
2 6 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.80%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.27%) NUnit
3 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (6.91%) Finance
2 14 (1.86%) Manufacturing
3 12 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.33%) Retail
5 5 (0.66%) Games
6 4 (0.53%) Advertising
7 3 (0.40%) Publishing
7 3 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.13%) Electronics
8 1 (0.13%) Back Office
8 1 (0.13%) Banking
8 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 123 (16.33%) Analyst
2 112 (14.87%) Support Engineer
3 105 (13.94%) Architect
4 91 (12.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 73 (9.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 58 (7.70%) Support Analyst
7 52 (6.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 45 (5.98%) Administrator
9 44 (5.84%) Consultant
10 37 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
10 37 (4.91%) IT Support
11 35 (4.65%) Technical Architect
11 35 (4.65%) Citrix Architect
12 34 (4.52%) Support Technician
13 30 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
14 29 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
15 27 (3.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 25 (3.32%) Technical Engineer
17 24 (3.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
18 22 (2.92%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.92%) .NET
2 21 (2.79%) HTML
3 17 (2.26%) CSS
4 11 (1.46%) HTML5
5 10 (1.33%) ISPF
6 9 (1.20%) jQuery
7 8 (1.06%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (1.06%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (0.80%) MSMQ
8 6 (0.80%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.53%) Ajax
9 4 (0.53%) CGI
9 4 (0.53%) XML
9 4 (0.53%) Memcached
10 3 (0.40%) CSS3
11 2 (0.27%) Web Services
11 2 (0.27%) COM
12 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.13%) X-Windows
12 1 (0.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.51%) Clustering
2 24 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (1.33%) Replication
3 10 (1.33%) Mainframe
3 10 (1.33%) EqualLogic
4 9 (1.20%) iSeries
5 8 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 7 (0.93%) User Experience
6 7 (0.93%) AS400
7 6 (0.80%) Statistics
7 6 (0.80%) GIS
7 6 (0.80%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.66%) Handset
9 4 (0.53%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.53%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.53%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 556 (73.84%) Windows
2 234 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 175 (23.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 164 (21.78%) Linux
5 112 (14.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (10.23%) Windows 7
7 42 (5.58%) UNIX
8 36 (4.78%) Windows 8
9 34 (4.52%) Windows XP
10 33 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (2.26%) CentOS
12 12 (1.59%) Ubuntu
13 11 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (1.33%) Android
15 9 (1.20%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.06%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.80%) HPUX
18 4 (0.53%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.40%) Solaris
20 2 (0.27%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (17.26%) ITIL
2 63 (8.37%) Service Delivery
3 37 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 36 (4.78%) Incident Management
5 30 (3.98%) Migration
6 25 (3.32%) Project Management
7 21 (2.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (2.79%) E-Commerce
8 20 (2.66%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (2.66%) Mentoring
9 19 (2.52%) Service Management
10 18 (2.39%) PRINCE2
10 18 (2.39%) Business Continuity
11 16 (2.12%) Network Design
12 15 (1.99%) Load Balancing
12 15 (1.99%) Release Management
12 15 (1.99%) Business Development
13 14 (1.86%) Software Delivery
14 13 (1.73%) Line Management
14 13 (1.73%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 139 (18.46%) SQL
2 35 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 27 (3.59%) Java
3 27 (3.59%) JavaScript
4 26 (3.45%) PHP
5 21 (2.79%) Perl
6 19 (2.52%) C#
7 18 (2.39%) VBScript
8 12 (1.59%) C
9 10 (1.33%) JCL
10 7 (0.93%) Python
11 6 (0.80%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.80%) VB
12 5 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.53%) Ruby
13 4 (0.53%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.53%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 120 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 85 (11.29%) MCSE
3 73 (9.69%) Security Cleared
4 69 (9.16%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (9.03%) Citrix Certification
6 67 (8.90%) CCNA
7 63 (8.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 58 (7.70%) CCA
8 58 (7.70%) SC Cleared
9 47 (6.24%) MCSA
10 40 (5.31%) MCITP
11 27 (3.59%) CCEE
11 27 (3.59%) CCIA
12 24 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (2.79%) Degree
13 21 (2.79%) CCNP
14 18 (2.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 13 (1.73%) MCP
16 7 (0.93%) MCTS
17 6 (0.80%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (8.76%) SLA
2 12 (1.59%) QA
3 10 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 444 (58.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 336 (44.62%) Active Directory
3 200 (26.56%) Hyper-V
4 117 (15.54%) vSphere
5 104 (13.81%) XenApp
6 70 (9.30%) XenDesktop
7 48 (6.37%) VMware ESX
8 37 (4.91%) Terminal Services
9 35 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 33 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (2.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (1.46%) XenServer
13 10 (1.33%) vCloud
14 8 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.93%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 6 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
17 5 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 4 (0.53%) Varnish
19 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 52 (6.91%) SCCM
2 27 (3.59%) Nagios
3 24 (3.19%) NetBackup
4 23 (3.05%) SCOM
5 21 (2.79%) Backup Exec
6 17 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (1.99%) Puppet
8 10 (1.33%) ServiceCenter
8 10 (1.33%) WSUS
8 10 (1.33%) OpenView
9 7 (0.93%) SCDPM
9 7 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (0.66%) ARCserve
11 5 (0.66%) Foglight
12 4 (0.53%) MOM
12 4 (0.53%) SELinux
13 3 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.40%) Ansible
13 3 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 370 (49.14%) Microsoft
2 323 (42.90%) Citrix
3 223 (29.61%) Cisco
4 147 (19.52%) NetApp
5 117 (15.54%) HP
6 60 (7.97%) Dell
7 58 (7.70%) EMC
8 49 (6.51%) IBM
9 44 (5.84%) AppSense
10 40 (5.31%) Symantec
11 27 (3.59%) Fujitsu
11 27 (3.59%) Red Hat
12 26 (3.45%) 3PAR
13 24 (3.19%) SonicWALL
14 23 (3.05%) Juniper
14 23 (3.05%) Oracle
15 21 (2.79%) Brocade
16 14 (1.86%) Sophos
16 14 (1.86%) Intel
16 14 (1.86%) Lotus
Herefordshire
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: Relocation, Bonus, Pension, oncall
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: including shift allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £25K + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £25K + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £25K + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
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
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago