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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 311 401 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.52% 7.92% 6.19%
As % of the Vendors category 12.54% 17.23% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 255 360 225
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -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
2481 2328 2120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.01% 45.96% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 2043 1684
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 0 153 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Warwickshire +3 41 £27,500 -24.65% 3
Staffordshire -4 33 £38,000 +8.57% 9
Coventry -17 27 £40,000 +1.26% 9
Worcestershire +2 22 £33,000 +4.76% 5
Wolverhampton +1 15 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Solihull +3 11 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Walsall -6 9 £32,500 +20.37%
Dudley -9 9 £40,000 +45.45%
Shropshire -18 6 £32,000 +3.22% 5
Herefordshire +5 2 £26,750 +21.59% 1
Halesowen +1 1 £30,000 -10.44%
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 416 (68.65%) Windows
2 345 (56.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 318 (52.48%) Windows Server
4 302 (49.83%) Microsoft
5 282 (46.53%) Active Directory
6 200 (33.00%) Citrix
6 200 (33.00%) Cisco
7 172 (28.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 161 (26.57%) Hyper-V
9 140 (23.10%) MS Exchange
10 139 (22.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 135 (22.28%) Firewall
12 132 (21.78%) Data Centre
13 127 (20.96%) MS Excel
14 126 (20.79%) NetApp
15 111 (18.32%) SAN
15 111 (18.32%) Linux
16 110 (18.15%) SQL Server
17 108 (17.82%) LAN
17 108 (17.82%) WAN
18 107 (17.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 105 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
20 95 (15.68%) HP
21 93 (15.35%) SQL
22 88 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
23 86 (14.19%) ITIL
23 86 (14.19%) MCSE
24 70 (11.55%) DNS
24 70 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2010
25 67 (11.06%) CCNA

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 140 (23.10%) MS Exchange
2 70 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 57 (9.41%) SharePoint
5 34 (5.61%) IIS
6 30 (4.95%) Skype for Business
7 29 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 20 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (2.15%) Moodle
11 10 (1.65%) Site Server
12 8 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.99%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.99%) WordPress
14 5 (0.83%) Apache
15 4 (0.66%) IBM Notes
16 3 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.50%) JBoss
17 2 (0.33%) GroupWise
17 2 (0.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 127 (20.96%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.15%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.33%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.17%) assyst
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.76%) Office 365
2 38 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.49%) IaaS
4 8 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.16%) SaaS
6 5 (0.83%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.66%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) GitHub
8 1 (0.17%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 135 (22.28%) Firewall
2 111 (18.32%) SAN
3 108 (17.82%) LAN
3 108 (17.82%) WAN
4 70 (11.55%) DNS
5 51 (8.42%) TCP/IP
6 50 (8.25%) DHCP
7 49 (8.09%) VoIP
8 47 (7.76%) VLAN
9 38 (6.27%) Wireless
10 36 (5.94%) VPN
11 33 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (5.28%) Network Security
13 17 (2.81%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (2.31%) NetScaler
14 14 (2.31%) Unified Communications
15 12 (1.98%) ADSL
15 12 (1.98%) MPLS
16 11 (1.82%) IPv4
17 10 (1.65%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.81%) MySQL
3 14 (2.31%) Big Data
4 12 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.50%) SSDT
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.50%) Selenium
2 3 (0.50%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.33%) Hudson
4 1 (0.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 50 (8.25%) Finance
2 31 (5.12%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.96%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.31%) Retail
5 6 (0.99%) Banking
6 5 (0.83%) Marketing
7 4 (0.66%) Automotive
7 4 (0.66%) Electronics
7 4 (0.66%) Legal
8 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.33%) Law
9 2 (0.33%) Local Government
9 2 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Advertising
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.17%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 108 (17.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 95 (15.68%) Support Engineer
3 70 (11.55%) Analyst
4 54 (8.91%) Network Engineer
5 45 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support
6 40 (6.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 39 (6.44%) IT Support
8 38 (6.27%) IT Engineer
9 36 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
10 35 (5.78%) Support Analyst
10 35 (5.78%) VMware Engineer
11 33 (5.45%) Administrator
11 33 (5.45%) Infrastructure Manager
12 31 (5.12%) Consultant
12 31 (5.12%) Server Support
13 29 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 28 (4.62%) Architect
14 28 (4.62%) IT Manager
14 28 (4.62%) Senior IT Support
14 28 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.64%) .NET
2 6 (0.99%) Web Services
3 5 (0.83%) LAMP
4 3 (0.50%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.33%) COM
6 1 (0.17%) ISPF
6 1 (0.17%) J2EE
6 1 (0.17%) MEAP
6 1 (0.17%) Spring
6 1 (0.17%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 132 (21.78%) Data Centre
2 42 (6.93%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.94%) Clustering
4 21 (3.47%) Driving Licence
5 19 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.14%) Replication
6 12 (1.98%) HP StoreVirtual
7 9 (1.49%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.32%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.32%) Statistics
8 8 (1.32%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (0.99%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.99%) EqualLogic
10 6 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.83%) EPoS
12 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.50%) EMC VNX
13 3 (0.50%) EMC VNXe
13 3 (0.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 416 (68.65%) Windows
2 318 (52.48%) Windows Server
3 172 (28.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 139 (22.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (18.32%) Linux
6 105 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 58 (9.57%) Windows 8
8 55 (9.08%) Windows 7
9 33 (5.45%) Windows XP
10 18 (2.97%) Unix
11 16 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (2.48%) Windows 10
13 12 (1.98%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.49%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.99%) AIX
15 6 (0.99%) CentOS
15 6 (0.99%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.66%) HPUX
16 4 (0.66%) Solaris
17 3 (0.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (14.19%) ITIL
2 37 (6.11%) Project Management
3 30 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (4.46%) Presales
5 26 (4.29%) Load Balancing
5 26 (4.29%) Migration
6 24 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (3.63%) Change Management
8 21 (3.47%) PRINCE2
9 20 (3.30%) Network Design
10 17 (2.81%) Incident Management
11 16 (2.64%) Configuration Management
11 16 (2.64%) Patch Management
11 16 (2.64%) Service Delivery
12 15 (2.48%) High Availability
12 15 (2.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (2.31%) Analytics
13 14 (2.31%) Information Security
13 14 (2.31%) Network Management
13 14 (2.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (15.35%) SQL
2 23 (3.80%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
4 6 (0.99%) Bash Shell
4 6 (0.99%) C#
5 4 (0.66%) C
5 4 (0.66%) Java
5 4 (0.66%) Perl
6 3 (0.50%) Ruby
7 2 (0.33%) PHP
7 2 (0.33%) VBScript
8 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.17%) JCL
8 1 (0.17%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (0.17%) Python
8 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 107 (17.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
3 86 (14.19%) MCSE
4 67 (11.06%) CCNA
5 60 (9.90%) CCNP
6 48 (7.92%) MCSA
7 44 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (5.78%) MCITP
9 25 (4.13%) Security Cleared
10 23 (3.80%) Degree
11 15 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
11 15 (2.48%) SC Cleared
12 13 (2.15%) CCA
12 13 (2.15%) CCDA
12 13 (2.15%) CCDP
13 12 (1.98%) MCP
14 11 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.65%) MCTS
16 8 (1.32%) MCDST
17 6 (0.99%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.60%) SLA
2 22 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.99%) QA
4 5 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 345 (56.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 282 (46.53%) Active Directory
3 161 (26.57%) Hyper-V
4 66 (10.89%) vSphere
5 56 (9.24%) XenApp
6 23 (3.80%) VMware ESX
7 17 (2.81%) XenDesktop
8 14 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (2.31%) Terminal Services
9 13 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
10 11 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (1.49%) Firmware
12 8 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.99%) Xen
15 5 (0.83%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.83%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.66%) KVM
16 4 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (7.10%) SCCM
2 30 (4.95%) Backup Exec
3 24 (3.96%) WSUS
4 20 (3.30%) SCOM
5 17 (2.81%) NetBackup
6 14 (2.31%) McAfee ePO
7 13 (2.15%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (0.99%) SELinux
9 5 (0.83%) EdgeSight
9 5 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.66%) Sysprep
10 4 (0.66%) WMI
11 3 (0.50%) Nagios
11 3 (0.50%) Puppet
11 3 (0.50%) QRadar
11 3 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
11 3 (0.50%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.50%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (0.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 302 (49.83%) Microsoft
2 200 (33.00%) Cisco
2 200 (33.00%) Citrix
3 126 (20.79%) NetApp
4 95 (15.68%) HP
5 53 (8.75%) IBM
6 39 (6.44%) Juniper
7 35 (5.78%) EMC
7 35 (5.78%) Veeam
8 29 (4.79%) Symantec
9 25 (4.13%) Dell
10 24 (3.96%) Intel Security
11 23 (3.80%) 3PAR
12 20 (3.30%) Meraki
13 19 (3.14%) Palo Alto
14 16 (2.64%) Avaya
14 16 (2.64%) Oracle
14 16 (2.64%) SolarWinds
15 15 (2.48%) Red Hat
15 15 (2.48%) SAP
Worcestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ludlow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Fuel Card
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum plus Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Stoke-on-Trent,...
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Stoke-on-Trent,...
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Stoke-on-Trent,...
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago