Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 48 54
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 248 189 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.54% 4.96% 4.49%
As % of the System Software category 44.93% 50.00% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 170 131 163
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £68,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%

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 552 378 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.56% 9.92% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 370 275 402
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,200 £23,025
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £64,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +15.38%

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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 248 (100.00%) VMware
2 144 (58.06%) Windows
3 141 (56.85%) Microsoft
4 121 (48.79%) ITIL
5 116 (46.77%) Hyper-V
6 110 (44.35%) Citrix
7 109 (43.95%) Data Centre
8 107 (43.15%) Windows Server
9 78 (31.45%) Service Delivery
10 74 (29.84%) Firewall
10 74 (29.84%) Active Directory
11 72 (29.03%) SCVMM
12 71 (28.63%) Presales
13 70 (28.23%) Self-Motivation
14 68 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
15 65 (26.21%) MS Exchange
16 60 (24.19%) WAN
17 59 (23.79%) Continuous Improvement
18 58 (23.39%) Computer Science Degree
18 58 (23.39%) Computer Science
18 58 (23.39%) Software Engineering
18 58 (23.39%) Degree
19 57 (22.98%) VMware ESXi
20 54 (21.77%) SAN
21 52 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
21 52 (20.97%) XenApp
21 52 (20.97%) Office 365
22 46 (18.55%) PRINCE2
23 45 (18.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 44 (17.74%) SLA

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 65 (26.21%) MS Exchange
2 37 (14.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (9.68%) Skype for Business
4 8 (3.23%) Apache
5 7 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.02%) nginx
6 5 (2.02%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.61%) IIS
8 3 (1.21%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 68 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (20.97%) Office 365
3 24 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (5.65%) IaaS
5 13 (5.24%) PaaS
6 6 (2.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.21%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.40%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 74 (29.84%) Firewall
2 60 (24.19%) WAN
3 54 (21.77%) SAN
4 38 (15.32%) LAN
5 28 (11.29%) SSL
6 27 (10.89%) TCP/IP
6 27 (10.89%) VLAN
6 27 (10.89%) VoIP
7 26 (10.48%) NetScaler
8 25 (10.08%) IPsec
9 24 (9.68%) DNS
10 21 (8.47%) Wireless
11 15 (6.05%) DHCP
12 13 (5.24%) VPN
13 12 (4.84%) Cisco ISE
13 12 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (4.84%) Network Security
14 8 (3.23%) MPLS
14 8 (3.23%) OSPF
14 8 (3.23%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.42%) MySQL
3 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.40%) DB2
5 1 (0.40%) OLAP
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.63%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.40%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (14.11%) Finance
2 11 (4.44%) Publishing
3 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.21%) Banking
5 2 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (22.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (16.53%) Consultant
2 41 (16.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 40 (16.13%) Technical Specialist
4 34 (13.71%) Architect
5 29 (11.69%) Analyst
6 26 (10.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (10.08%) Support Analyst
8 22 (8.87%) Network Architect
9 20 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (7.66%) Network Support
11 18 (7.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 18 (7.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
12 17 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
12 17 (6.85%) Citrix Specialist
12 17 (6.85%) Citrix Technical Specialist
12 17 (6.85%) Network Analyst
12 17 (6.85%) Network Support Analyst
12 17 (6.85%) Technical Support
13 13 (5.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.42%) WSH
2 4 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (1.21%) Kafka
4 1 (0.40%) .NET
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.40%) COM
4 1 (0.40%) LAMP
4 1 (0.40%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.40%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 109 (43.95%) Data Centre
2 70 (28.23%) Self-Motivation
3 58 (23.39%) Computer Science
4 34 (13.71%) CMDB
5 33 (13.31%) Public Cloud
6 23 (9.27%) Driving Licence
7 12 (4.84%) FlexPod
8 7 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.42%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.42%) Clustering
9 6 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.42%) User Experience
10 4 (1.61%) PKI
11 3 (1.21%) Fintech
11 3 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.21%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.81%) Tandem
13 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.40%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 144 (58.06%) Windows
2 107 (43.15%) Windows Server
3 42 (16.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (13.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (10.08%) Linux
5 25 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (4.03%) Ubuntu
6 10 (4.03%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.42%) CentOS
8 4 (1.61%) Debian
8 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.21%) VMS
10 2 (0.81%) Unix
11 1 (0.40%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.40%) HPUX
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (48.79%) ITIL
2 78 (31.45%) Service Delivery
3 71 (28.63%) Presales
4 59 (23.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 58 (23.39%) Software Engineering
6 46 (18.55%) PRINCE2
7 44 (17.74%) Line Management
8 42 (16.94%) Project Management
9 34 (13.71%) IT Strategy
9 34 (13.71%) ITIL V3
9 34 (13.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 32 (12.90%) Load Balancing
11 27 (10.89%) Root Cause Analysis
12 25 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (9.27%) Proactive Management
14 22 (8.87%) Business Continuity
14 22 (8.87%) Service Management
15 20 (8.06%) Network Design
15 20 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (8.06%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.31%) SQL
2 22 (8.87%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.82%) VBScript
4 5 (2.02%) Python
5 4 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.21%) Go
7 2 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (23.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 58 (23.39%) Degree
2 45 (18.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 36 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (13.31%) MCP
5 32 (12.90%) MCSE
5 32 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (12.10%) CCNP
7 27 (10.89%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (6.85%) CCA
8 17 (6.85%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (4.84%) CCDP
9 12 (4.84%) CCIE
9 12 (4.84%) CCNA
10 11 (4.44%) ISEB
10 11 (4.44%) PMI Certification
10 11 (4.44%) PMP
11 8 (3.23%) MCITP
12 7 (2.82%) DBS Check
13 6 (2.42%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (17.74%) SLA
2 34 (13.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (8.06%) COBIT
4 12 (4.84%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (2.42%) GPG13
6 4 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 116 (46.77%) Hyper-V
2 74 (29.84%) Active Directory
3 57 (22.98%) VMware ESXi
4 52 (20.97%) XenApp
5 37 (14.92%) vSphere
6 35 (14.11%) XenDesktop
7 32 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 31 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
9 26 (10.48%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (4.84%) VMware NSX
11 9 (3.63%) Docker
12 6 (2.42%) BitLocker
12 6 (2.42%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (2.02%) KVM
14 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (1.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 3 (1.21%) Firmware
15 3 (1.21%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 72 (29.03%) SCVMM
2 32 (12.90%) vCenter Server
2 32 (12.90%) vMotion
3 18 (7.26%) SCCM
4 12 (4.84%) CASB
4 12 (4.84%) Cisco Prime
5 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (3.63%) Puppet
5 9 (3.63%) SCOM
6 8 (3.23%) Nagios
6 8 (3.23%) QRadar
6 8 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
6 8 (3.23%) WSUS
7 7 (2.82%) Backup Exec
7 7 (2.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 7 (2.82%) SCDPM
8 6 (2.42%) AirWatch
8 6 (2.42%) SCOrch
8 6 (2.42%) SCSM
9 4 (1.61%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 248 (100.00%) VMware
2 141 (56.85%) Microsoft
3 110 (44.35%) Citrix
4 43 (17.34%) NetApp
5 42 (16.94%) HP
6 41 (16.53%) Cisco
7 35 (14.11%) EMC
8 34 (13.71%) BMC
9 32 (12.90%) CheckPoint
9 32 (12.90%) F5
10 24 (9.68%) Fortinet
10 24 (9.68%) Ivanti
10 24 (9.68%) Juniper
10 24 (9.68%) SolarWinds
10 24 (9.68%) Sophos
11 23 (9.27%) 3PAR
12 20 (8.06%) Meraki
13 13 (5.24%) IBM
14 12 (4.84%) Infoblox
14 12 (4.84%) Riverbed