Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 - 186
Rank change year-on-year - +186 +13
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% - 0.027%
As % of the System Software category 1.77% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Birmingham median annual salary £37,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £22,500 - £41,250
90th Percentile £56,750 - £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 - £60,000

Virtual Desktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 451 581 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.80% 12.51% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 367 388 357
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -5.19% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,850 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +1.43%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in Birmingham

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in Birmingham

Virtual Desktop
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop in Birmingham over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtual Desktop in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Virtual Desktop.

1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
1 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) Unified Communications
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Wyse
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (37.50%) Java

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Unified Communications
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Skype
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Operations Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
2 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (25.00%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Runbook
3 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
1 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) BitLocker
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
3 1 (12.50%) SCSM
3 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Wyse
4 3 (37.50%) Acronis
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
5 2 (25.00%) Becrypt
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) Capita
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy