Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 51 36
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 262 190 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.17% 4.89% 6.32%
As % of the System Software category 47.55% 41.30% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 186 152 187
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,750 £25,900
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +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 551 460 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.08% 11.83% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 376 380 430
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £23,625 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 262 (100.00%) VMware
2 147 (56.11%) Windows
3 141 (53.82%) Data Centre
4 139 (53.05%) Microsoft
5 137 (52.29%) Hyper-V
6 131 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 122 (46.56%) ITIL
8 100 (38.17%) Cisco
9 96 (36.64%) Citrix
10 94 (35.88%) HP
11 89 (33.97%) NetApp
11 89 (33.97%) Microsoft Azure
12 88 (33.59%) Firewall
13 87 (33.21%) Windows Server
14 74 (28.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 72 (27.48%) Self-Motivation
16 70 (26.72%) MS Exchange
17 69 (26.34%) Presales
18 64 (24.43%) Project Management
18 64 (24.43%) SQL
19 61 (23.28%) Amazon AWS
20 59 (22.52%) SCCM
20 59 (22.52%) Dell
21 56 (21.37%) Service Delivery
22 55 (20.99%) Windows Server 2003
23 50 (19.08%) SAN
23 50 (19.08%) Office 365
24 47 (17.94%) DNS
24 47 (17.94%) Technical Architecture
25 46 (17.56%) PRINCE2

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 70 (26.72%) MS Exchange
2 31 (11.83%) SharePoint
3 22 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (8.02%) SharePoint Server
5 16 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.05%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.15%) Confluence
8 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (9.16%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (33.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (23.28%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (19.08%) Office 365
4 24 (9.16%) IaaS
5 19 (7.25%) PaaS
6 17 (6.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (6.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 16 (6.11%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (6.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (5.73%) Amazon S3
8 15 (5.73%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (5.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.76%) SaaS
10 1 (0.38%) Datadog
10 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 88 (33.59%) Firewall
2 50 (19.08%) SAN
3 47 (17.94%) DNS
4 44 (16.79%) DHCP
5 42 (16.03%) WAN
6 31 (11.83%) LAN
7 25 (9.54%) VLAN
8 24 (9.16%) IPsec
9 22 (8.40%) Wireless
10 21 (8.02%) Remote Desktop
11 16 (6.11%) OSPF
11 16 (6.11%) VPN
12 12 (4.58%) VoIP
13 9 (3.44%) BGP
13 9 (3.44%) Spanning Tree
14 8 (3.05%) IPv6
14 8 (3.05%) RIP
14 8 (3.05%) Skype
14 8 (3.05%) SSL
14 8 (3.05%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 15 (5.73%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (5.73%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (4.20%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.44%) DB2
5 6 (2.29%) MySQL
6 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (1.15%) JIRA
3 2 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.76%) Travis CI
3 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (9.92%) Finance
2 16 (6.11%) Publishing
3 4 (1.53%) Retail
4 1 (0.38%) Banking
4 1 (0.38%) Local Government
4 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (25.95%) Architect
2 60 (22.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (14.12%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (11.45%) Technical Architect
5 26 (9.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (8.02%) Analyst
7 19 (7.25%) Consultant
7 19 (7.25%) Technical Leader
8 18 (6.87%) Cloud Architect
9 16 (6.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 14 (5.34%) Presales Consultant
11 13 (4.96%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.58%) Implementation Engineer
12 12 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (4.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 11 (4.20%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
13 11 (4.20%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (4.20%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
14 10 (3.82%) Cloud Engineer
14 10 (3.82%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.63%) Web Services
2 7 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (2.29%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.29%) JSON
3 6 (2.29%) Kafka
3 6 (2.29%) Middleware
3 6 (2.29%) REST
3 6 (2.29%) SOAP
3 6 (2.29%) XML
4 5 (1.91%) .NET
4 5 (1.91%) COM
5 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.38%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 141 (53.82%) Data Centre
2 72 (27.48%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (8.78%) Private Cloud
3 23 (8.78%) Public Cloud
4 22 (8.40%) Computer Science
5 19 (7.25%) Management Information System
6 17 (6.49%) CMDB
6 17 (6.49%) HP StoreVirtual
7 13 (4.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (4.58%) Driving Licence
8 12 (4.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (3.05%) Fat Client
9 8 (3.05%) Thin Client
9 8 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.15%) AS400
10 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.76%) Clustering
11 2 (0.76%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 147 (56.11%) Windows
2 87 (33.21%) Windows Server
3 55 (20.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (15.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (12.21%) Linux
6 31 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (9.16%) Windows 7
7 24 (9.16%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.67%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.67%) Windows 10
9 6 (2.29%) CentOS
9 6 (2.29%) Unix
10 4 (1.53%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.53%) SUSE
11 2 (0.76%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.38%) Debian
12 1 (0.38%) Fedora
12 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (46.56%) ITIL
2 74 (28.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 69 (26.34%) Presales
4 64 (24.43%) Project Management
5 56 (21.37%) Service Delivery
6 47 (17.94%) Technical Architecture
7 46 (17.56%) PRINCE2
8 42 (16.03%) ITIL V3
8 42 (16.03%) Line Management
8 42 (16.03%) Service Management
9 36 (13.74%) Load Balancing
10 34 (12.98%) TOGAF
11 33 (12.60%) Data Protection
12 30 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (11.45%) Kalman Filter
13 29 (11.07%) Patch Management
13 29 (11.07%) Web Filtering
14 28 (10.69%) Root Cause Analysis
15 26 (9.92%) CRM
16 24 (9.16%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 64 (24.43%) SQL
2 20 (7.63%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.34%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.91%) VB
5 4 (1.53%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.53%) Python
5 4 (1.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.38%) Perl
6 1 (0.38%) PHP
6 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
2 31 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (11.07%) MCSE
4 26 (9.92%) Degree
5 22 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (8.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (7.63%) CCNP
7 19 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (6.49%) ISEB
9 16 (6.11%) CEH
9 16 (6.11%) CISSP
9 16 (6.11%) CompTIA Security+
9 16 (6.11%) PMI Certification
9 16 (6.11%) PMP
10 12 (4.58%) MCSA
11 11 (4.20%) MCITP
12 6 (2.29%) CCNA
13 5 (1.91%) RHCA
13 5 (1.91%) RHCE
13 5 (1.91%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.98%) GDPR
2 33 (12.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (8.78%) SLA
4 16 (6.11%) GPG13
5 6 (2.29%) COBIT
6 4 (1.53%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 137 (52.29%) Hyper-V
2 131 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (11.07%) XenDesktop
4 27 (10.31%) XenApp
5 23 (8.78%) vSphere
6 22 (8.40%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (6.49%) Forefront TMG
9 16 (6.11%) Terminal Services
10 11 (4.20%) VMware NSX
11 6 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (1.91%) Docker
13 2 (0.76%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (22.52%) SCCM
2 32 (12.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 18 (6.87%) WSUS
4 15 (5.73%) SCVMM
5 13 (4.96%) SCOM
6 7 (2.67%) QRadar
6 7 (2.67%) vCenter Server
6 7 (2.67%) WhatsUp Gold
7 6 (2.29%) vMotion
8 5 (1.91%) Ansible
8 5 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.91%) Puppet
9 4 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (1.15%) CASB
10 3 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.76%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.76%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.76%) Linux-HA
12 1 (0.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 262 (100.00%) VMware
2 139 (53.05%) Microsoft
3 100 (38.17%) Cisco
4 96 (36.64%) Citrix
5 94 (35.88%) HP
6 89 (33.97%) NetApp
7 59 (22.52%) Dell
8 46 (17.56%) CheckPoint
9 33 (12.60%) Symantec
10 31 (11.83%) McAfee
11 30 (11.45%) IBM
12 29 (11.07%) Forcepoint
13 24 (9.16%) EMC
14 19 (7.25%) F5
14 19 (7.25%) SonicWALL
15 14 (5.34%) SolarWinds
16 13 (4.96%) Juniper
17 12 (4.58%) 3PAR
17 12 (4.58%) EqualLogic
17 12 (4.58%) Fortinet