Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 45 30
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 300 193 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.06% 5.26% 7.16%
As % of the System Software category 52.45% 43.27% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 203 148 197
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,838 £25,900
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,375 £68,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%

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 572 446 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.27% 12.16% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 372 340 356
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,375 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -4.11%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 300 (100.00%) VMware
2 179 (59.67%) Data Centre
3 170 (56.67%) Hyper-V
4 163 (54.33%) Windows
4 163 (54.33%) Active Directory
5 160 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 126 (42.00%) ITIL
7 121 (40.33%) Cisco
8 118 (39.33%) Citrix
9 108 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 103 (34.33%) HP
11 99 (33.00%) NetApp
12 89 (29.67%) Windows Server
13 87 (29.00%) Self-Motivation
14 85 (28.33%) Firewall
14 85 (28.33%) SCCM
15 79 (26.33%) Presales
16 76 (25.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 76 (25.33%) Amazon AWS
17 73 (24.33%) Project Management
18 71 (23.67%) Dell
19 69 (23.00%) SQL
20 67 (22.33%) DHCP
20 67 (22.33%) DNS
21 62 (20.67%) Technical Architecture
22 60 (20.00%) GDPR
23 58 (19.33%) Data Protection
24 57 (19.00%) Office 365
25 56 (18.67%) Service Delivery
26 55 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003

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 53 (17.67%) MS Exchange
2 41 (13.67%) SharePoint
3 32 (10.67%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.00%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.00%) Confluence
8 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 108 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (25.33%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (19.00%) Office 365
4 26 (8.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 26 (8.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 25 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 24 (8.00%) IaaS
7 23 (7.67%) Amazon S3
7 23 (7.67%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (7.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 19 (6.33%) PaaS
9 7 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (1.00%) Datadog
10 3 (1.00%) SaaS
11 2 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (28.33%) Firewall
2 67 (22.33%) DHCP
2 67 (22.33%) DNS
3 43 (14.33%) WAN
4 41 (13.67%) SAN
5 29 (9.67%) LAN
6 24 (8.00%) Wireless
7 22 (7.33%) VLAN
8 16 (5.33%) IPsec
8 16 (5.33%) Remote Desktop
9 14 (4.67%) VoIP
10 12 (4.00%) BGP
10 12 (4.00%) OSPF
10 12 (4.00%) VPN
11 10 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
12 9 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (3.00%) RIP
12 9 (3.00%) Skype
13 7 (2.33%) Intelligent Network
13 7 (2.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 23 (7.67%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (7.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (3.00%) MySQL
4 7 (2.33%) DB2
5 6 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.00%) JIRA
2 3 (1.00%) Travis CI
2 3 (1.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.33%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.33%) jMock
4 1 (0.33%) JUnit
4 1 (0.33%) Maven
4 1 (0.33%) Mockito
4 1 (0.33%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (5.33%) Publishing
2 15 (5.00%) Finance
3 8 (2.67%) Retail
4 3 (1.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (30.00%) Architect
2 64 (21.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 43 (14.33%) Solutions Architect
3 43 (14.33%) Technical Architect
4 34 (11.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (9.00%) Technical Leader
6 26 (8.67%) Cloud Architect
7 24 (8.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 17 (5.67%) Analyst
8 17 (5.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 17 (5.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 15 (5.00%) IT Engineer
10 14 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.33%) Consultant
12 9 (3.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.00%) Implementation Engineer
12 9 (3.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 9 (3.00%) Network Systems Engineer
12 9 (3.00%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.67%) Web Services
2 7 (2.33%) .NET
2 7 (2.33%) SOAP
2 7 (2.33%) XML
3 6 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.00%) JSON
3 6 (2.00%) Kafka
3 6 (2.00%) Middleware
3 6 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (2.00%) REST
4 3 (1.00%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.00%) Apache NiFi
4 3 (1.00%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.67%) WSH
6 1 (0.33%) COM
6 1 (0.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.33%) J2EE
6 1 (0.33%) JPA
6 1 (0.33%) LDAP
6 1 (0.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 179 (59.67%) Data Centre
2 87 (29.00%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (11.00%) Private Cloud
4 25 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 21 (7.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 19 (6.33%) CMDB
6 19 (6.33%) Management Information System
7 17 (5.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 13 (4.33%) HP StoreVirtual
9 9 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.67%) Clustering
11 7 (2.33%) Driving Licence
11 7 (2.33%) Fat Client
11 7 (2.33%) Thin Client
12 6 (2.00%) AS400
13 4 (1.33%) Replication
14 3 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.67%) iPhone
15 2 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 163 (54.33%) Windows
2 89 (29.67%) Windows Server
3 55 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (13.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (12.67%) Linux
7 30 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 28 (9.33%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.67%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.33%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.33%) Unix
11 6 (2.00%) CentOS
12 5 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.33%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.33%) SUSE
14 3 (1.00%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.67%) Android
16 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (42.00%) ITIL
2 79 (26.33%) Presales
3 76 (25.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 73 (24.33%) Project Management
5 62 (20.67%) Technical Architecture
6 58 (19.33%) Data Protection
7 56 (18.67%) Service Delivery
8 55 (18.33%) Line Management
9 52 (17.33%) ITIL V3
9 52 (17.33%) Service Management
10 51 (17.00%) PRINCE2
11 44 (14.67%) Load Balancing
12 43 (14.33%) Kalman Filter
13 41 (13.67%) TOGAF
14 40 (13.33%) Patch Management
14 40 (13.33%) Web Filtering
15 28 (9.33%) Due Diligence
15 28 (9.33%) Migration
16 27 (9.00%) DevOps
17 26 (8.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (23.00%) SQL
2 15 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.67%) Python
5 3 (1.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.67%) VBScript
7 1 (0.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (14.33%) ITIL Certification
2 41 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (13.00%) MCSE
4 26 (8.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (6.67%) Degree
6 19 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (6.00%) CCNP
8 17 (5.67%) ISEB
8 17 (5.67%) MCITP
8 17 (5.67%) MCSA
8 17 (5.67%) Security Cleared
9 16 (5.33%) CEH
9 16 (5.33%) CISSP
9 16 (5.33%) CompTIA Security+
9 16 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 16 (5.33%) PMI Certification
9 16 (5.33%) PMP
10 14 (4.67%) SC Cleared
11 7 (2.33%) RHCA
11 7 (2.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (20.00%) GDPR
2 22 (7.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (5.33%) GPG13
4 11 (3.67%) SLA
5 10 (3.33%) QA
6 5 (1.67%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 170 (56.67%) Hyper-V
2 163 (54.33%) Active Directory
3 34 (11.33%) Virtual Machines
4 33 (11.00%) XenDesktop
5 29 (9.67%) XenApp
6 24 (8.00%) vSphere
7 13 (4.33%) Forefront TMG
8 12 (4.00%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.67%) VMware NSX
10 7 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.33%) XenServer
11 6 (2.00%) Docker
12 4 (1.33%) Firmware
13 3 (1.00%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 85 (28.33%) SCCM
2 44 (14.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 24 (8.00%) WSUS
4 20 (6.67%) SCOM
5 13 (4.33%) SCVMM
6 7 (2.33%) XenMobile
7 6 (2.00%) Linux-HA
8 5 (1.67%) Ansible
8 5 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.67%) Puppet
9 4 (1.33%) vMotion
10 3 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.00%) Packer
10 3 (1.00%) Terraform
11 2 (0.67%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.67%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 300 (100.00%) VMware
2 160 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 121 (40.33%) Cisco
4 118 (39.33%) Citrix
5 103 (34.33%) HP
6 99 (33.00%) NetApp
7 71 (23.67%) Dell
8 46 (15.33%) CheckPoint
9 45 (15.00%) Symantec
10 41 (13.67%) IBM
11 40 (13.33%) Forcepoint
11 40 (13.33%) McAfee
12 25 (8.33%) EMC
13 18 (6.00%) 3PAR
14 17 (5.67%) Juniper
14 17 (5.67%) Nimble Storage
15 16 (5.33%) EqualLogic
16 14 (4.67%) F5
16 14 (4.67%) SonicWALL
17 13 (4.33%) Fortinet