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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 45 55
Rank change year-on-year -32 +10  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 52 118 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.70% 4.79% 4.32%
As % of the System Software category 35.86% 40.27% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 77 72
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +3.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,360 £29,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 145 293 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 7.54% 11.88% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 117 220 136
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 178 (100.00%) VMware
2 110 (61.80%) Microsoft
3 98 (55.06%) Citrix
4 90 (50.56%) Active Directory
5 89 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 72 (40.45%) Windows
7 71 (39.89%) Hyper-V
8 57 (32.02%) SQL
9 56 (31.46%) ITIL
10 53 (29.78%) NetApp
11 49 (27.53%) Service Delivery
12 42 (23.60%) EMC
13 40 (22.47%) Cisco
13 40 (22.47%) IBM
13 40 (22.47%) Linux
14 36 (20.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 34 (19.10%) HP
15 34 (19.10%) Line Management
16 33 (18.54%) Presales
16 33 (18.54%) IT Strategy
17 31 (17.42%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (17.42%) MS Exchange
17 31 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
17 31 (17.42%) CMDB
17 31 (17.42%) Network Security
18 30 (16.85%) Finance
18 30 (16.85%) Publishing
19 29 (16.29%) MCSE
19 29 (16.29%) Cloud Computing
20 28 (15.73%) Retail

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 31 (17.42%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.87%) IIS
2 14 (7.87%) Skype for Business
3 7 (3.93%) Apache
3 7 (3.93%) nginx
4 5 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.25%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.93%) Magento
1 7 (3.93%) NetSuite
2 6 (3.37%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.56%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 36 (20.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (16.29%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (12.92%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (10.11%) IaaS
6 17 (9.55%) PaaS
7 15 (8.43%) Office 365
8 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.42%) Network Security
2 26 (14.61%) SAN
3 25 (14.04%) Firewall
4 20 (11.24%) DNS
5 14 (7.87%) SSL
6 10 (5.62%) NetScaler
7 9 (5.06%) NAS
8 7 (3.93%) DHCP
8 7 (3.93%) LAN
9 6 (3.37%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (2.81%) IPv4
11 4 (2.25%) WAN
12 3 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.12%) IPsec
13 2 (1.12%) Skype
13 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
13 2 (1.12%) VoIP
13 2 (1.12%) VPN
13 2 (1.12%) Wireless
14 1 (0.56%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.04%) MySQL
2 20 (11.24%) DB2
3 19 (10.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.69%) Big Data
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.81%) DbUnit
1 5 (2.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (2.81%) jMock
1 5 (2.81%) JUnit
1 5 (2.81%) Maven
1 5 (2.81%) Mockito
1 5 (2.81%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (16.85%) Finance
1 30 (16.85%) Publishing
2 28 (15.73%) Retail
3 3 (1.69%) Games
4 2 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (16.85%) Architect
2 21 (11.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (10.11%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (9.55%) Delivery Manager
4 17 (9.55%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 17 (9.55%) Technical Manager
5 16 (8.99%) Support Engineer
6 14 (7.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (7.87%) Technical Specialist
7 12 (6.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 12 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (6.74%) Developer
8 10 (5.62%) Citrix Engineer
9 8 (4.49%) Storage Engineer
9 8 (4.49%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (3.93%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (3.93%) Operations Manager
10 7 (3.93%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.93%) Ajax
1 7 (3.93%) CSS
1 7 (3.93%) jQuery
1 7 (3.93%) JSON
1 7 (3.93%) LAMP
1 7 (3.93%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (2.81%) J2EE
2 5 (2.81%) PowerMock
2 5 (2.81%) REST
2 5 (2.81%) RESTful
2 5 (2.81%) SOAP
2 5 (2.81%) Spring
2 5 (2.81%) Web Services
3 4 (2.25%) jBPM
4 2 (1.12%) .NET
4 2 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) OAuth
5 1 (0.56%) OpenID
5 1 (0.56%) SAML
5 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 31 (17.42%) CMDB
3 25 (14.04%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (6.18%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.93%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.81%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.81%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.25%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.69%) Online Games
10 2 (1.12%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.12%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.12%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (1.12%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 72 (40.45%) Windows
2 40 (22.47%) Linux
3 27 (15.17%) Windows Server
4 23 (12.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (6.18%) Mac OS
6 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.62%) Unix
8 9 (5.06%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.93%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (31.46%) ITIL
2 49 (27.53%) Service Delivery
3 34 (19.10%) Line Management
4 33 (18.54%) IT Strategy
4 33 (18.54%) Presales
5 31 (17.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (15.17%) Process Improvement
7 25 (14.04%) Project Management
7 25 (14.04%) Software Engineering
8 23 (12.92%) TOGAF
9 22 (12.36%) PRINCE2
10 21 (11.80%) Service Management
11 20 (11.24%) Technical Architecture
12 19 (10.67%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (10.67%) ITIL V3
13 18 (10.11%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (9.55%) Business Development
14 17 (9.55%) Gantt Chart
14 17 (9.55%) IT Governance
14 17 (9.55%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.02%) SQL
2 12 (6.74%) Java
3 11 (6.18%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.06%) VBScript
5 7 (3.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.93%) PHP
6 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (16.29%) MCSE
3 28 (15.73%) Degree
4 19 (10.67%) Security Cleared
5 18 (10.11%) PMI Certification
5 18 (10.11%) PMP
6 17 (9.55%) ISEB
7 15 (8.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (7.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (7.30%) LPIC
9 11 (6.18%) MCP
10 7 (3.93%) MCSA
11 6 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.81%) RHCE
12 5 (2.81%) SC Cleared
13 4 (2.25%) RHCA
13 4 (2.25%) RHCSA
14 3 (1.69%) CCIE
14 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (1.12%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.55%) SLA
2 13 (7.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) GPG13
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (50.56%) Active Directory
2 71 (39.89%) Hyper-V
3 23 (12.92%) vSphere
4 18 (10.11%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (7.87%) VMware Workstation
6 13 (7.30%) Firmware
6 13 (7.30%) XenApp
7 9 (5.06%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (3.37%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.81%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (2.81%) Terminal Services
11 4 (2.25%) XenServer
12 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (15.17%) SCCM
2 18 (10.11%) Backup Exec
2 18 (10.11%) SCVMM
3 17 (9.55%) SCOM
4 15 (8.43%) NetBackup
5 10 (5.62%) EdgeSight
6 5 (2.81%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.69%) Icinga
8 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.69%) Puppet
8 3 (1.69%) vCenter Server
8 3 (1.69%) vRealize
8 3 (1.69%) WSUS
9 2 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 178 (100.00%) VMware
2 110 (61.80%) Microsoft
3 98 (55.06%) Citrix
4 53 (29.78%) NetApp
5 42 (23.60%) EMC
6 40 (22.47%) Cisco
6 40 (22.47%) IBM
7 34 (19.10%) HP
8 26 (14.61%) Oracle
9 25 (14.04%) CheckPoint
10 18 (10.11%) BMC
10 18 (10.11%) Juniper
11 17 (9.55%) Red Hat
12 16 (8.99%) 3PAR
13 14 (7.87%) Dell
14 12 (6.74%) Veeam
15 7 (3.93%) SonicWALL
16 6 (3.37%) SolarWinds
16 6 (3.37%) Symantec
17 5 (2.81%) ServiceNow
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