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

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 30 53
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 198 311 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.40% 7.14% 4.39%
As % of the System Software category 44.00% 56.55% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 155 196 150
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,800 £25,900 £25,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £68,125 £65,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.28% +0.67%

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 450 550 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.26% 12.63% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 345 356 370
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,500 £61,325
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 198 (100.00%) VMware
2 138 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 120 (60.61%) Windows
4 99 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 81 (40.91%) Citrix
6 76 (38.38%) Windows Server
7 72 (36.36%) Data Centre
8 71 (35.86%) ITIL
9 66 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 63 (31.82%) Firewall
11 60 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 52 (26.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 50 (25.25%) SAN
14 48 (24.24%) MCSE
14 48 (24.24%) MS Exchange
15 47 (23.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 47 (23.74%) SCVMM
16 43 (21.72%) Amazon AWS
17 40 (20.20%) VMware ESXi
17 40 (20.20%) NetApp
18 38 (19.19%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (19.19%) Office 365
18 38 (19.19%) Presales
19 37 (18.69%) Service Delivery
20 36 (18.18%) XenApp
21 32 (16.16%) Project Management
21 32 (16.16%) EMC
21 32 (16.16%) vSphere
22 31 (15.66%) Linux
22 31 (15.66%) Degree

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 48 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.63%) Skype for Business
3 21 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.53%) Apache
6 5 (2.53%) IIS
7 3 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.51%) Confluence
9 1 (0.51%) Drupal
9 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.51%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (21.72%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (19.19%) Office 365
4 24 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (7.07%) IaaS
6 13 (6.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (6.06%) PaaS
8 4 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.01%) Datadog
10 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.51%) Slack
10 1 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 63 (31.82%) Firewall
2 50 (25.25%) SAN
3 27 (13.64%) WAN
4 21 (10.61%) LAN
5 19 (9.60%) VoIP
6 15 (7.58%) SSL
6 15 (7.58%) TCP/IP
7 14 (7.07%) NetScaler
8 12 (6.06%) IPsec
8 12 (6.06%) VLAN
9 11 (5.56%) VPN
10 8 (4.04%) DNS
10 8 (4.04%) Skype
11 5 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (2.53%) NAS
12 4 (2.02%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.52%) DHCP
13 3 (1.52%) Unified Communications
14 2 (1.01%) MPLS
14 2 (1.01%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.02%) MySQL
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.52%) DB2
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.51%) OLAP
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.01%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.01%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.51%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.51%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
4 1 (0.51%) jMock
4 1 (0.51%) JUnit
4 1 (0.51%) Maven
4 1 (0.51%) Mockito
4 1 (0.51%) MSI
4 1 (0.51%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.51%) Subversion
4 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (11.62%) Finance
2 9 (4.55%) Publishing
3 3 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (0.51%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (17.68%) Consultant
3 27 (13.64%) Analyst
4 21 (10.61%) Architect
5 19 (9.60%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 19 (9.60%) Technical Specialist
5 19 (9.60%) Technical Support
6 18 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (7.07%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 14 (7.07%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (5.05%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Network Support
11 8 (4.04%) Technical Leader
11 8 (4.04%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.58%) .NET
2 2 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.51%) Ajax
3 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.51%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (0.51%) CSS
3 1 (0.51%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) HTML5
3 1 (0.51%) J2EE
3 1 (0.51%) jQuery
3 1 (0.51%) JSON
3 1 (0.51%) LAMP
3 1 (0.51%) MDX
3 1 (0.51%) RESTful
3 1 (0.51%) SOAP
3 1 (0.51%) Spring
3 1 (0.51%) Symfony
3 1 (0.51%) Web Services
3 1 (0.51%) XHTML
3 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 27 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 26 (13.13%) Public Cloud
4 20 (10.10%) Driving Licence
5 16 (8.08%) CMDB
6 12 (6.06%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.53%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.52%) Clustering
9 3 (1.52%) Handset
9 3 (1.52%) iPad
9 3 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.52%) User Experience
10 2 (1.01%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.01%) iPhone
10 2 (1.01%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (1.01%) Tandem
10 2 (1.01%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 120 (60.61%) Windows
2 76 (38.38%) Windows Server
3 31 (15.66%) Linux
4 30 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.54%) CentOS
8 5 (2.53%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.53%) Unix
9 4 (2.02%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.52%) Android
10 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.01%) DC/OS
11 2 (1.01%) Debian
11 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.51%) HPUX
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (35.86%) ITIL
2 38 (19.19%) Continuous Improvement
2 38 (19.19%) Presales
3 37 (18.69%) Service Delivery
4 32 (16.16%) Project Management
5 29 (14.65%) PRINCE2
6 27 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 26 (13.13%) Line Management
8 22 (11.11%) Service Management
9 20 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (10.10%) IT Strategy
9 20 (10.10%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (8.59%) Requirements Analysis
11 15 (7.58%) Business Continuity
11 15 (7.58%) Configuration Management
11 15 (7.58%) ITIL V3
12 14 (7.07%) DevOps
13 12 (6.06%) Business Continuity Planning
13 12 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
13 12 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.65%) SQL
2 26 (13.13%) PowerShell
3 17 (8.59%) Python
4 16 (8.08%) Java
4 16 (8.08%) VBScript
5 12 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.56%) Perl
6 11 (5.56%) Ruby
7 8 (4.04%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.53%) VB
9 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.01%) C
11 1 (0.51%) PHP
11 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (26.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (24.24%) MCSE
3 47 (23.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 31 (15.66%) Degree
5 27 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (11.11%) MCSA
7 21 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (10.61%) MCP
8 17 (8.59%) CCA
8 17 (8.59%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (7.58%) CCNA
9 15 (7.58%) MCITP
10 11 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (4.55%) ISEB
11 9 (4.55%) PMI Certification
11 9 (4.55%) PMP
12 8 (4.04%) CCNP
13 7 (3.54%) DBS Check
14 6 (3.03%) CEH
14 6 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.14%) SLA
2 20 (10.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (6.06%) COBIT
4 6 (3.03%) GPG13
System Software
1 99 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 66 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 40 (20.20%) VMware ESXi
4 36 (18.18%) XenApp
5 32 (16.16%) vSphere
6 26 (13.13%) Virtual Machines
7 22 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
8 19 (9.60%) XenDesktop
9 15 (7.58%) Docker
9 15 (7.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (3.54%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (2.53%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (2.02%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.01%) BitLocker
14 2 (1.01%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 47 (23.74%) SCVMM
2 25 (12.63%) vCenter Server
3 17 (8.59%) SCOM
3 17 (8.59%) vMotion
4 16 (8.08%) SCCM
5 15 (7.58%) Puppet
6 14 (7.07%) Ansible
6 14 (7.07%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (5.56%) Backup Exec
7 11 (5.56%) Salt
8 8 (4.04%) WSUS
9 5 (2.53%) MOM
9 5 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (2.02%) SCDPM
11 2 (1.01%) AirWatch
11 2 (1.01%) Jamf Pro
11 2 (1.01%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.01%) Packer
Vendors
1 198 (100.00%) VMware
2 138 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 81 (40.91%) Citrix
4 40 (20.20%) NetApp
5 32 (16.16%) EMC
6 28 (14.14%) BMC
7 25 (12.63%) HP
8 20 (10.10%) 3PAR
9 17 (8.59%) CheckPoint
9 17 (8.59%) Cisco
10 15 (7.58%) Juniper
10 15 (7.58%) Veeam
11 12 (6.06%) Dell
11 12 (6.06%) F5
11 12 (6.06%) Sophos
12 11 (5.56%) Ivanti
13 10 (5.05%) Brocade
13 10 (5.05%) Fortinet
14 9 (4.55%) IBM
14 9 (4.55%) Red Hat