Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 34 43
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 191 304 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.96% 6.39% 4.86%
As % of the System Software category 41.43% 50.75% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 157 184 170
Birmingham median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% -23.81%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,900 £25,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -10.71%

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 461 599 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.98% 12.58% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 380 409 396
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +2.89%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.71% -0.70%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 191 (100.00%) VMware
2 137 (71.73%) Microsoft
3 126 (65.97%) Windows
4 90 (47.12%) Active Directory
5 80 (41.88%) Hyper-V
6 74 (38.74%) Data Centre
7 73 (38.22%) ITIL
8 65 (34.03%) Citrix
8 65 (34.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 60 (31.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 57 (29.84%) Firewall
11 56 (29.32%) MCSE
12 55 (28.80%) Windows Server
13 50 (26.18%) NetApp
14 48 (25.13%) SAN
14 48 (25.13%) Linux
15 47 (24.61%) PowerShell
16 46 (24.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 40 (20.94%) Amazon AWS
18 38 (19.90%) SQL
19 36 (18.85%) EMC
20 35 (18.32%) Presales
21 34 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
22 33 (17.28%) HP
22 33 (17.28%) MS Exchange
23 31 (16.23%) SCCM
23 31 (16.23%) Office 365
24 30 (15.71%) MCSA
25 29 (15.18%) Project Management
26 28 (14.66%) Cisco Certification

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 33 (17.28%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.57%) Skype for Business
3 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.81%) IIS
5 9 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.09%) Apache
7 4 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.52%) Confluence
10 1 (0.52%) Drupal
10 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (7.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 65 (34.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (20.94%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (16.23%) Office 365
4 19 (9.95%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (7.85%) IaaS
6 13 (6.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (6.28%) PaaS
8 5 (2.62%) G Suite
9 4 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.05%) Datadog
11 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.52%) SaaS
11 1 (0.52%) Slack
11 1 (0.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 57 (29.84%) Firewall
2 48 (25.13%) SAN
3 28 (14.66%) WAN
4 20 (10.47%) DNS
5 18 (9.42%) LAN
6 17 (8.90%) VPN
7 15 (7.85%) DHCP
8 14 (7.33%) SSL
9 13 (6.81%) VoIP
10 11 (5.76%) VLAN
11 9 (4.71%) IPsec
12 8 (4.19%) MPLS
12 8 (4.19%) Skype
12 8 (4.19%) TCP/IP
13 5 (2.62%) 802.11
13 5 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (2.62%) NAS
14 4 (2.09%) OSPF
14 4 (2.09%) TACACS
14 4 (2.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.57%) DB2
3 3 (1.57%) MySQL
3 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.52%) OLAP
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.05%) Travis CI
2 2 (1.05%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.52%) DbUnit
3 1 (0.52%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) jMock
3 1 (0.52%) JUnit
3 1 (0.52%) Maven
3 1 (0.52%) Mockito
3 1 (0.52%) MSI
3 1 (0.52%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (9.95%) Finance
2 11 (5.76%) Publishing
3 5 (2.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.09%) Law
5 3 (1.57%) Legal
5 3 (1.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (19.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (16.23%) Consultant
3 28 (14.66%) Analyst
4 21 (10.99%) Architect
5 18 (9.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 14 (7.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (7.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (7.33%) Support Analyst
7 13 (6.81%) Technical Support
8 12 (6.28%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 10 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.24%) Technical Leader
11 9 (4.71%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (4.71%) Technical Specialist
12 8 (4.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
14 6 (3.14%) DevOps Specialist
14 6 (3.14%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.95%) .NET
2 6 (3.14%) COM
3 5 (2.62%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.05%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.52%) Ajax
5 1 (0.52%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (0.52%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) HTML
5 1 (0.52%) J2EE
5 1 (0.52%) JSON
5 1 (0.52%) LAMP
5 1 (0.52%) MDX
5 1 (0.52%) SOAP
5 1 (0.52%) Spring
5 1 (0.52%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.52%) Symfony
5 1 (0.52%) Web Services
5 1 (0.52%) XHTML
5 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (38.74%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.09%) Driving Licence
3 16 (8.38%) Public Cloud
4 12 (6.28%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.76%) CMDB
6 10 (5.24%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.14%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.62%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.09%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.09%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.57%) Clustering
10 3 (1.57%) Handset
10 3 (1.57%) iPad
11 2 (1.05%) iPhone
11 2 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.05%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (1.05%) Tandem
11 2 (1.05%) User Experience
12 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 126 (65.97%) Windows
2 55 (28.80%) Windows Server
3 48 (25.13%) Linux
4 34 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (12.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (7.85%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.33%) Windows 10
8 13 (6.81%) Unix
9 7 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.66%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.14%) CentOS
11 5 (2.62%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.57%) Android
12 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.57%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.05%) DC/OS
13 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.22%) ITIL
2 35 (18.32%) Presales
3 29 (15.18%) Project Management
4 26 (13.61%) Line Management
4 26 (13.61%) PRINCE2
5 23 (12.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (11.52%) Service Delivery
6 22 (11.52%) Service Management
7 20 (10.47%) Incident Management
8 19 (9.95%) IT Strategy
9 17 (8.90%) Configuration Management
10 16 (8.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (8.38%) ITIL V3
11 15 (7.85%) Business Continuity
11 15 (7.85%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (6.81%) DevOps
13 12 (6.28%) Business Continuity Planning
13 12 (6.28%) Customer Engagement
13 12 (6.28%) Information Security
13 12 (6.28%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.61%) PowerShell
2 38 (19.90%) SQL
3 23 (12.04%) VBScript
4 16 (8.38%) Java
4 16 (8.38%) Python
5 14 (7.33%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.28%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.76%) Perl
7 11 (5.76%) Ruby
8 10 (5.24%) VB
9 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.57%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.05%) C
12 1 (0.52%) PHP
12 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (31.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (29.32%) MCSE
3 46 (24.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 30 (15.71%) MCSA
5 28 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (14.14%) Degree
7 22 (11.52%) CCNA
8 15 (7.85%) MCITP
9 13 (6.81%) Master's Degree
9 13 (6.81%) MCP
10 11 (5.76%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (5.24%) CCA
11 10 (5.24%) CCNP
11 10 (5.24%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (5.24%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (4.71%) ISEB
12 9 (4.71%) PMI Certification
12 9 (4.71%) PMP
13 6 (3.14%) CEH
13 6 (3.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.81%) SLA
3 9 (4.71%) COBIT
4 6 (3.14%) GPG13
5 2 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 90 (47.12%) Active Directory
2 80 (41.88%) Hyper-V
3 22 (11.52%) vSphere
4 20 (10.47%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (10.47%) XenApp
5 18 (9.42%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (8.90%) VMware Workstation
7 14 (7.33%) Docker
8 11 (5.76%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (4.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (4.19%) XenDesktop
10 6 (3.14%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (2.09%) VMware Server
12 3 (1.57%) BitLocker
13 2 (1.05%) Firmware
13 2 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.05%) VirtualBox
13 2 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (16.23%) SCCM
2 24 (12.57%) SCOM
3 22 (11.52%) SCVMM
4 19 (9.95%) Backup Exec
5 14 (7.33%) Ansible
5 14 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (7.33%) Puppet
6 11 (5.76%) Salt
6 11 (5.76%) WSUS
7 8 (4.19%) vCenter Server
8 6 (3.14%) AirWatch
8 6 (3.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.62%) MOM
10 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (2.09%) NetBackup
10 4 (2.09%) QRadar
10 4 (2.09%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (1.57%) SCDPM
12 2 (1.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 191 (100.00%) VMware
2 137 (71.73%) Microsoft
3 65 (34.03%) Citrix
4 50 (26.18%) NetApp
5 36 (18.85%) EMC
6 33 (17.28%) HP
7 27 (14.14%) Cisco
8 26 (13.61%) Veeam
9 21 (10.99%) BMC
9 21 (10.99%) Dell
10 19 (9.95%) 3PAR
11 17 (8.90%) CheckPoint
12 15 (7.85%) Juniper
13 14 (7.33%) F5
14 11 (5.76%) EqualLogic
14 11 (5.76%) IBM
15 10 (5.24%) Brocade
15 10 (5.24%) Fortinet
15 10 (5.24%) Google
15 10 (5.24%) Red Hat