Period
to 31 October 2020

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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 42 32
Rank change year-on-year -31 -10 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 22 137 250
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.26% 5.14% 6.82%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 31.07% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 135 185
Median annual salary £33,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.63% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £19,000 £27,500 £31,550
90th Percentile £43,750 £72,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 176 441 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.05% 16.54% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 144 372 373
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.28% -4.71% +9.68%
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
6 9 (40.91%) Azure
6 9 (40.91%) Office 365
6 9 (40.91%) Citrix
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (31.82%) Firewall
9 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (22.73%) vSphere
10 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
10 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 4 (18.18%) LAN
11 4 (18.18%) Linux
11 4 (18.18%) Military
11 4 (18.18%) NEC
11 4 (18.18%) SAN
11 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 4 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (18.18%) Police
12 3 (13.64%) WSUS

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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Azure
1 9 (40.91%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) AWS
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) SAN
4 3 (13.64%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (9.09%) DMVPN
5 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.09%) OSPF
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 2 (9.09%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Military
1 4 (18.18%) Police
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Server Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) IT Support
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Support
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Server Support
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Android
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) Cryptography
2 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (4.55%) Availability Management
3 1 (4.55%) BCP
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) High Availability
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Presales
3 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Project Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
3 1 (4.55%) Server Hardening
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CCDA
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) CCA
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) VCP5
4 1 (4.55%) VCP6
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (22.73%) vSphere
4 4 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (13.64%) XenApp
6 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (4.55%) Docker
7 1 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) NEC
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.09%) Apple
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (9.09%) Juniper
7 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 2 (9.09%) Splunk
7 2 (9.09%) Veeam
8 1 (4.55%) Asigra
8 1 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) McAfee
8 1 (4.55%) Sophos
8 1 (4.55%) Symantec