Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 74 54 27
Rank change year-on-year -20 -27 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 42 100 296
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.03% 3.86% 9.12%
As % of the System Software category 17.21% 24.94% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 99 213
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.09% -2.15% +16.25%
10th Percentile £32,375 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £61,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year - -7.51% +12.34%

VMware Infrastructure 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 244 401 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.58% 15.48% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 207 349 370
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -3.23% +16.25%
10th Percentile £27,650 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £74,850 £72,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (78.57%) Windows
3 32 (76.19%) Azure
4 30 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 21 (50.00%) Linux
7 18 (42.86%) Hyper-V
8 16 (38.10%) Office 365
9 12 (28.57%) Citrix
10 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (23.81%) Firewall
11 10 (23.81%) MCSE
11 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
11 10 (23.81%) AWS
11 10 (23.81%) Ansible
11 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (21.43%) Puppet
12 9 (21.43%) SCCM
12 9 (21.43%) ITIL
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 9 (21.43%) NetApp
13 8 (19.05%) SAN
13 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (19.05%) SQL
13 8 (19.05%) MCSA
13 8 (19.05%) EMC
13 8 (19.05%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 32 (76.19%) Azure
2 16 (38.10%) Office 365
3 10 (23.81%) AWS
4 5 (11.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (11.90%) GitHub
4 5 (11.90%) IaaS
5 4 (9.52%) PaaS
6 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) NAS
2 8 (19.05%) SAN
3 4 (9.52%) BIG-IP
3 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (9.52%) IPv4
4 3 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.76%) BGP
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.76%) DMVPN
5 2 (4.76%) EIGRP
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) OSPF
5 2 (4.76%) VLAN
5 2 (4.76%) VoIP
5 2 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Artifactory
1 5 (11.90%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (11.90%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.52%) Military
1 4 (9.52%) Police
1 4 (9.52%) Public Sector
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Storage Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Support
7 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) LPAR
3 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 21 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.90%) Unix
7 4 (9.52%) CentOS
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (2.38%) AIX
9 1 (2.38%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (2.38%) Solaris
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Change Control
4 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps
4 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.90%) DevSecOps
5 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.90%) Kanban
5 5 (11.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (11.90%) Scrum
5 5 (11.90%) SDLC
5 5 (11.90%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.81%) MCSE
3 8 (19.05%) MCSA
3 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) VCP5
6 3 (7.14%) VCP6
7 2 (4.76%) CCDA
7 2 (4.76%) CCIE
7 2 (4.76%) CCNA
7 2 (4.76%) CCNP
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.76%) MCITP
8 1 (2.38%) CCA
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.38%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 9 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (14.29%) Docker
6 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (7.14%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Ansible
2 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (21.43%) Puppet
2 9 (21.43%) SCCM
3 7 (16.67%) SCOM
3 7 (16.67%) WSUS
4 5 (11.90%) Backup Exec
4 5 (11.90%) Rancher
4 5 (11.90%) Terraform
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Citrix
4 9 (21.43%) NetApp
5 8 (19.05%) Cisco
5 8 (19.05%) EMC
5 8 (19.05%) Veeam
6 7 (16.67%) Dell
7 6 (14.29%) Ivanti
7 6 (14.29%) Remedy
7 6 (14.29%) ServiceNow
8 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
9 4 (9.52%) CommVault
9 4 (9.52%) DataCore
9 4 (9.52%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (9.52%) F5
9 4 (9.52%) Isilon
9 4 (9.52%) NEC
9 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
10 3 (7.14%) McAfee