Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 65 46
Rank change year-on-year +25 -19 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 235 152 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.05% 3.95% 4.88%
As % of the System Software category 41.59% 40.21% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 142 116 161
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,925 £53,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +4.11%

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 565 378 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.54% 9.83% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 374 316 462
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £23,275
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,875 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +7.14%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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.

1 235 (100.00%) VMware
2 141 (60.00%) ITIL
3 127 (54.04%) Windows
4 118 (50.21%) Data Centre
5 106 (45.11%) Windows Server
6 102 (43.40%) Citrix
7 101 (42.98%) Firewall
8 97 (41.28%) Microsoft
9 88 (37.45%) Active Directory
10 84 (35.74%) Presales
11 80 (34.04%) Service Delivery
12 78 (33.19%) Hyper-V
13 77 (32.77%) MS Exchange
13 77 (32.77%) Self-Motivation
14 75 (31.91%) WAN
15 70 (29.79%) Cisco
16 64 (27.23%) Project Management
16 64 (27.23%) Microsoft Azure
17 63 (26.81%) PRINCE2
18 62 (26.38%) HP
18 62 (26.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 60 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 59 (25.11%) Degree
20 59 (25.11%) Computer Science
20 59 (25.11%) Software Engineering
20 59 (25.11%) Computer Science Degree
21 57 (24.26%) VMware ESXi
22 56 (23.83%) CheckPoint
23 55 (23.40%) NetApp
24 53 (22.55%) SCVMM

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 77 (32.77%) MS Exchange
2 29 (12.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (3.40%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.98%) Apache
6 5 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.70%) nginx
7 4 (1.70%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.28%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.28%) IIS
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (27.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (21.70%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (14.89%) Office 365
4 23 (9.79%) IaaS
4 23 (9.79%) PaaS
5 15 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.28%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 101 (42.98%) Firewall
2 75 (31.91%) WAN
3 52 (22.13%) SAN
4 49 (20.85%) LAN
5 38 (16.17%) IPsec
6 35 (14.89%) Wireless
7 32 (13.62%) SSL
8 31 (13.19%) VLAN
9 25 (10.64%) VoIP
10 24 (10.21%) NetScaler
11 23 (9.79%) DNS
12 18 (7.66%) Cisco Firepower
12 18 (7.66%) Cisco Wireless
12 18 (7.66%) MPLS
12 18 (7.66%) Network Security
12 18 (7.66%) OSPF
12 18 (7.66%) TACACS
12 18 (7.66%) VPN
13 17 (7.23%) TCP/IP
14 16 (6.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.55%) MySQL
2 6 (2.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.70%) DB2
3 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (3.40%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.98%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.43%) Travis CI
General
1 43 (18.30%) Finance
2 22 (9.36%) Publishing
3 5 (2.13%) Banking
3 5 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.43%) Retail
4 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (21.70%) Architect
2 47 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 35 (14.89%) Solutions Architect
4 34 (14.47%) Analyst
4 34 (14.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 33 (14.04%) Technical Specialist
6 29 (12.34%) Support Analyst
7 28 (11.91%) Consultant
8 24 (10.21%) Network Architect
9 22 (9.36%) Security Architect
9 22 (9.36%) Security Solutions Architect
10 21 (8.94%) 3rd Line Support
11 20 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 19 (8.09%) Citrix Specialist
12 19 (8.09%) Citrix Technical Specialist
12 19 (8.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (8.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
13 18 (7.66%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (7.66%) Cisco Consultant
13 18 (7.66%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.55%) COM
1 6 (2.55%) WSH
2 3 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (1.28%) Kafka
3 2 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.85%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) LAMP
4 1 (0.43%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 118 (50.21%) Data Centre
2 77 (32.77%) Self-Motivation
3 59 (25.11%) Computer Science
4 36 (15.32%) CMDB
5 30 (12.77%) Public Cloud
6 23 (9.79%) Driving Licence
7 20 (8.51%) Management Information System
8 16 (6.81%) FlexPod
9 7 (2.98%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.55%) Clustering
11 5 (2.13%) Fintech
11 5 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.70%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.70%) User Experience
13 3 (1.28%) Fat Client
13 3 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (1.28%) PKI
13 3 (1.28%) Private Cloud
13 3 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 127 (54.04%) Windows
2 106 (45.11%) Windows Server
3 40 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (12.77%) Linux
5 28 (11.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.26%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.40%) Windows 10
8 8 (3.40%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.55%) CentOS
10 4 (1.70%) Debian
11 3 (1.28%) Unix
11 3 (1.28%) VMS
11 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.28%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.43%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.43%) Fedora
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (60.00%) ITIL
2 84 (35.74%) Presales
3 80 (34.04%) Service Delivery
4 64 (27.23%) Project Management
5 63 (26.81%) PRINCE2
6 62 (26.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 59 (25.11%) Software Engineering
8 49 (20.85%) IT Strategy
9 48 (20.43%) ITIL V3
10 46 (19.57%) Due Diligence
10 46 (19.57%) Line Management
10 46 (19.57%) Load Balancing
11 36 (15.32%) Requirements Analysis
11 36 (15.32%) Service Management
12 34 (14.47%) SIEM
13 29 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 26 (11.06%) Business Continuity
15 25 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
15 25 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
16 24 (10.21%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.32%) SQL
2 30 (12.77%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.68%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.55%) VBScript
5 5 (2.13%) VB
6 4 (1.70%) Python
6 4 (1.70%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.28%) Go
8 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.43%) C
9 1 (0.43%) Perl
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (25.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 59 (25.11%) Degree
2 51 (21.70%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (18.72%) CCNP
4 30 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (9.79%) ISEB
6 22 (9.36%) PMI Certification
6 22 (9.36%) PMP
7 18 (7.66%) CCNA
7 18 (7.66%) CEH
7 18 (7.66%) CISSP
7 18 (7.66%) CompTIA Security+
8 17 (7.23%) MCP
9 16 (6.81%) CCDP
9 16 (6.81%) CCIE
10 15 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (3.83%) MCSE
13 6 (2.55%) MCITP
14 2 (0.85%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (19.57%) SLA
3 24 (10.21%) COBIT
4 18 (7.66%) GPG13
5 16 (6.81%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (2.55%) GDPR
7 4 (1.70%) QA
System Software
1 88 (37.45%) Active Directory
2 78 (33.19%) Hyper-V
3 57 (24.26%) VMware ESXi
4 38 (16.17%) XenDesktop
5 37 (15.74%) vSphere
6 35 (14.89%) XenApp
7 27 (11.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 21 (8.94%) Virtual Machines
9 19 (8.09%) VMware NSX
10 8 (3.40%) Docker
10 8 (3.40%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (2.98%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (2.55%) Terminal Services
13 4 (1.70%) BitLocker
13 4 (1.70%) KVM
13 4 (1.70%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (1.28%) Firmware
15 2 (0.85%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 53 (22.55%) SCVMM
2 24 (10.21%) vCenter Server
2 24 (10.21%) vMotion
3 18 (7.66%) QRadar
3 18 (7.66%) WhatsUp Gold
4 17 (7.23%) SCCM
5 16 (6.81%) CASB
5 16 (6.81%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (3.83%) Puppet
7 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (2.98%) Nagios
7 7 (2.98%) WSUS
8 6 (2.55%) SCOM
9 5 (2.13%) Backup Exec
9 5 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.70%) Kubernetes
10 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (1.70%) SCDPM
10 4 (1.70%) SCOrch
10 4 (1.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 235 (100.00%) VMware
2 102 (43.40%) Citrix
3 97 (41.28%) Microsoft
4 70 (29.79%) Cisco
5 62 (26.38%) HP
6 56 (23.83%) CheckPoint
7 55 (23.40%) NetApp
8 44 (18.72%) F5
9 41 (17.45%) SolarWinds
10 34 (14.47%) Meraki
11 32 (13.62%) EMC
12 29 (12.34%) Juniper
13 28 (11.91%) Fortinet
14 25 (10.64%) BMC
15 23 (9.79%) Ivanti
16 18 (7.66%) Tripwire
17 17 (7.23%) Sophos
18 16 (6.81%) Dell
18 16 (6.81%) McAfee
18 16 (6.81%) Riverbed