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

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 60 42
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 235 174 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.21% 4.47% 5.51%
As % of the System Software category 41.81% 40.37% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 164 125 153
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £31,075 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,525 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -3.33%

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 562 431 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.86% 11.07% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 386 352 419
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £22,625 £25,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £62,500
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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 235 (100.00%) VMware
2 130 (55.32%) Windows
3 117 (49.79%) Data Centre
4 114 (48.51%) ITIL
5 108 (45.96%) Active Directory
6 107 (45.53%) Microsoft
7 106 (45.11%) Windows Server
8 97 (41.28%) Firewall
9 95 (40.43%) Hyper-V
10 92 (39.15%) Citrix
11 83 (35.32%) Cisco
12 78 (33.19%) MS Exchange
13 75 (31.91%) NetApp
14 73 (31.06%) HP
15 69 (29.36%) Presales
16 66 (28.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 66 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
17 64 (27.23%) Project Management
18 60 (25.53%) Self-Motivation
19 57 (24.26%) CheckPoint
20 56 (23.83%) SAN
20 56 (23.83%) Service Delivery
21 55 (23.40%) WAN
22 54 (22.98%) SQL
23 51 (21.70%) PRINCE2
24 48 (20.43%) SQL Server
24 48 (20.43%) Office 365
25 47 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
25 47 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 43 (18.30%) Amazon AWS

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 78 (33.19%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (4.68%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.55%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.28%) IIS
8 2 (0.85%) Confluence
8 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (7.66%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (20.43%) Office 365
3 43 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (10.21%) IaaS
5 22 (9.36%) PaaS
6 7 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (2.13%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.85%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.43%) Datadog
10 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (41.28%) Firewall
2 56 (23.83%) SAN
3 55 (23.40%) WAN
4 37 (15.74%) LAN
5 34 (14.47%) IPsec
6 27 (11.49%) DNS
7 25 (10.64%) Wireless
8 24 (10.21%) DHCP
8 24 (10.21%) VLAN
9 23 (9.79%) Remote Desktop
10 20 (8.51%) SSL
11 18 (7.66%) VoIP
12 15 (6.38%) NetScaler
13 14 (5.96%) OSPF
13 14 (5.96%) VPN
14 12 (5.11%) Network Security
15 11 (4.68%) Cisco Firepower
15 11 (4.68%) Cisco Wireless
15 11 (4.68%) MPLS
15 11 (4.68%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.55%) DB2
4 5 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.70%) MySQL
5 4 (1.70%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.85%) JIRA
2 2 (0.85%) Travis CI
2 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (15.74%) Finance
2 19 (8.09%) Publishing
3 3 (1.28%) Retail
4 2 (0.85%) Banking
4 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (23.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (22.55%) Architect
3 35 (14.89%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (11.49%) Analyst
5 26 (11.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (10.64%) Consultant
7 18 (7.66%) Support Analyst
8 16 (6.81%) Security Architect
8 16 (6.81%) Security Solutions Architect
8 16 (6.81%) Technical Architect
9 15 (6.38%) Presales Consultant
10 14 (5.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 13 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (5.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 13 (5.53%) Technical Consultant
11 13 (5.53%) Technical Specialist
12 12 (5.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (5.11%) Citrix Specialist
12 12 (5.11%) Citrix Technical Specialist
12 12 (5.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.26%) Web Services
2 6 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (2.13%) COM
4 4 (1.70%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (1.70%) JSON
4 4 (1.70%) Kafka
4 4 (1.70%) Middleware
4 4 (1.70%) REST
4 4 (1.70%) SOAP
4 4 (1.70%) XML
5 2 (0.85%) .NET
6 1 (0.43%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.43%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 117 (49.79%) Data Centre
2 60 (25.53%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (14.47%) Computer Science
4 22 (9.36%) Management Information System
5 20 (8.51%) CMDB
5 20 (8.51%) Public Cloud
6 17 (7.23%) HP StoreVirtual
7 12 (5.11%) Driving Licence
8 9 (3.83%) FlexPod
9 8 (3.40%) Fat Client
9 8 (3.40%) Private Cloud
9 8 (3.40%) Thin Client
10 5 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.85%) AS400
12 2 (0.85%) Clustering
12 2 (0.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 130 (55.32%) Windows
2 106 (45.11%) Windows Server
3 47 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (16.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (11.91%) Linux
7 25 (10.64%) Windows 8
8 21 (8.94%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.40%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.98%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.13%) CentOS
11 5 (2.13%) Unix
12 4 (1.70%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.70%) SUSE
13 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.28%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.85%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.43%) Debian
15 1 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (48.51%) ITIL
2 69 (29.36%) Presales
3 66 (28.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 64 (27.23%) Project Management
5 56 (23.83%) Service Delivery
6 51 (21.70%) PRINCE2
7 42 (17.87%) ITIL V3
8 39 (16.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (15.32%) Load Balancing
9 36 (15.32%) Service Management
10 34 (14.47%) IT Strategy
10 34 (14.47%) Line Management
10 34 (14.47%) Software Engineering
10 34 (14.47%) Technical Architecture
11 29 (12.34%) SIEM
12 28 (11.91%) Due Diligence
13 27 (11.49%) TOGAF
14 26 (11.06%) CRM
15 23 (9.79%) Capacity Planning
16 21 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.98%) SQL
2 25 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 15 (6.38%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.13%) VB
5 4 (1.70%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.70%) Python
5 4 (1.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) PHP
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
6 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (16.17%) Degree
2 35 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (14.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (12.77%) CCNP
5 28 (11.91%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (9.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (8.94%) MCSE
8 20 (8.51%) ISEB
9 19 (8.09%) CEH
9 19 (8.09%) CISSP
9 19 (8.09%) CompTIA Security+
9 19 (8.09%) PMI Certification
9 19 (8.09%) PMP
10 15 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (5.11%) CCNA
12 11 (4.68%) MCITP
13 10 (4.26%) CCDP
13 10 (4.26%) CCIE
13 10 (4.26%) MCSA
14 3 (1.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (15.32%) SLA
3 19 (8.09%) GPG13
4 17 (7.23%) GDPR
5 15 (6.38%) COBIT
6 11 (4.68%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 108 (45.96%) Active Directory
2 95 (40.43%) Hyper-V
3 36 (15.32%) VMware ESXi
4 33 (14.04%) XenDesktop
5 31 (13.19%) vSphere
6 29 (12.34%) XenApp
7 18 (7.66%) VMware NSX
8 17 (7.23%) Forefront TMG
9 16 (6.81%) Terminal Services
10 15 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (5.11%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.70%) Docker
13 3 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.85%) Firmware
14 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (16.17%) SCCM
2 25 (10.64%) SCVMM
3 16 (6.81%) WSUS
4 14 (5.96%) vCenter Server
4 14 (5.96%) vMotion
5 11 (4.68%) QRadar
5 11 (4.68%) SCOM
5 11 (4.68%) WhatsUp Gold
6 10 (4.26%) CASB
6 10 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
7 9 (3.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.13%) Ansible
8 5 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.13%) Puppet
9 4 (1.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 235 (100.00%) VMware
2 107 (45.53%) Microsoft
3 92 (39.15%) Citrix
4 83 (35.32%) Cisco
5 75 (31.91%) NetApp
6 73 (31.06%) HP
7 57 (24.26%) CheckPoint
8 30 (12.77%) F5
9 28 (11.91%) Dell
10 26 (11.06%) EMC
11 25 (10.64%) SolarWinds
12 21 (8.94%) Juniper
12 21 (8.94%) Meraki
13 20 (8.51%) Fortinet
13 20 (8.51%) SonicWALL
14 17 (7.23%) McAfee
15 14 (5.96%) Ivanti
16 11 (4.68%) Aruba
16 11 (4.68%) Sophos
16 11 (4.68%) Tripwire