Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 84 73 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 -36 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 102 21 150
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.13% 2.30% 5.65%
As % of the System Software category 18.68% 13.04% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 62 17 142
10th Percentile £29,500 £19,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,563 £32,750 £29,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £37,039 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +28.24% -7.40% -
75th Percentile £58,438 £43,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £48,750 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 546 161 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.74% 17.63% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 466 135 392
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £36,045 £28,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,500 £40,250
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% +18.01% +0.63%
75th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

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 16 October 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 59 (57.84%) Azure
4 48 (47.06%) Windows
5 42 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 39 (38.24%) Microsoft 365
7 34 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (30.39%) Data Centre
9 29 (28.43%) Security Cleared
10 28 (27.45%) SC Cleared
11 25 (24.51%) SQL Server
11 25 (24.51%) Windows Server
11 25 (24.51%) Server Management
12 24 (23.53%) vSphere
12 24 (23.53%) Public Cloud
13 23 (22.55%) DNS
13 23 (22.55%) Management Information System
14 22 (21.57%) Citrix
14 22 (21.57%) MCP
14 22 (21.57%) MCSE
14 22 (21.57%) MCSA
14 22 (21.57%) DV Cleared
14 22 (21.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 22 (21.57%) Legacy Systems
15 21 (20.59%) Hyper-V
15 21 (20.59%) AWS
15 21 (20.59%) DevOps
16 19 (18.63%) DHCP
16 19 (18.63%) Social Skills

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 10 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.92%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.96%) Apache
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 59 (57.84%) Azure
2 39 (38.24%) Microsoft 365
3 21 (20.59%) AWS
4 11 (10.78%) Serverless
5 4 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (2.94%) Power Platform
6 3 (2.94%) SaaS
7 2 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.96%) Azure Stack
7 2 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) Cloudflare
8 1 (0.98%) Cohesity
8 1 (0.98%) GCP
8 1 (0.98%) GitHub
8 1 (0.98%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.55%) DNS
2 19 (18.63%) DHCP
3 11 (10.78%) Firewall
4 10 (9.80%) LAN
4 10 (9.80%) SAN
5 9 (8.82%) WAN
6 8 (7.84%) Wireless
7 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.88%) VPN
8 3 (2.94%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.94%) NAS
8 3 (2.94%) VLAN
8 3 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.96%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.96%) Internet
9 2 (1.96%) MPLS
9 2 (1.96%) Network Security
9 2 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.84%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.90%) Data Lake
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.94%) Power BI
4 3 (2.94%) Power Query
5 2 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Artifactory
1 1 (0.98%) GitLab
1 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (18.63%) Social Skills
2 3 (2.94%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (32.35%) Architect
2 22 (21.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 22 (21.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 22 (21.57%) Technical Architect
2 22 (21.57%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 21 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (13.73%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Azure Architect
5 11 (10.78%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (9.80%) IT Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) IT Support
8 7 (6.86%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.86%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.90%) DBA
10 5 (4.90%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (0.98%) ARM Templates
2 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.39%) Data Centre
2 24 (23.53%) Public Cloud
3 23 (22.55%) Management Information System
4 22 (21.57%) Legacy Systems
5 9 (8.82%) Replication
6 7 (6.86%) Clustering
7 4 (3.92%) HP Storage
8 3 (2.94%) PKI
9 2 (1.96%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.98%) FMCG
10 1 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.98%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 48 (47.06%) Windows
2 25 (24.51%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.82%) Linux
5 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (3.92%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.94%) Unix
8 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.51%) Server Management
2 22 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (20.59%) DevOps
4 15 (14.71%) Software Licensing
5 14 (13.73%) Analytics
5 14 (13.73%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (13.73%) ITIL
6 12 (11.76%) Presales
6 12 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (11.76%) Time Management
7 11 (10.78%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (7.84%) ETL
9 5 (4.90%) Database Optimisation
9 5 (4.90%) Project Delivery
10 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.92%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.92%) Network Design
10 4 (3.92%) Network Management
10 4 (3.92%) Proactive Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.75%) SQL
3 8 (7.84%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.92%) Python
5 3 (2.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.96%) VBScript
7 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (28.43%) Security Cleared
3 28 (27.45%) SC Cleared
4 22 (21.57%) DV Cleared
4 22 (21.57%) MCP
4 22 (21.57%) MCSA
4 22 (21.57%) MCSE
4 22 (21.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.94%) CCNA
7 2 (1.96%) CCNP
8 1 (0.98%) CCDP
8 1 (0.98%) CCIE
8 1 (0.98%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (0.98%) Degree
8 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.98%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 24 (23.53%) vSphere
3 21 (20.59%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.94%) KVM
6 1 (0.98%) Docker
6 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.98%) NFS
6 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Ansible
2 6 (5.88%) SCCM
3 5 (4.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 4 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.92%) Puppet
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (2.94%) Salt
5 3 (2.94%) WSUS
6 2 (1.96%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.96%) Terraform
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.98%) Rancher
7 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 22 (21.57%) Citrix
4 10 (9.80%) Dell
5 9 (8.82%) Cisco
6 5 (4.90%) Aruba
6 5 (4.90%) HP
7 3 (2.94%) EMC
7 3 (2.94%) Isilon
7 3 (2.94%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.94%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.94%) Veeam
8 2 (1.96%) CommVault
8 2 (1.96%) DataCore
8 2 (1.96%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (1.96%) F5
9 1 (0.98%) Google
9 1 (0.98%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.98%) Splunk
9 1 (0.98%) WatchGuard