Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 45 29
Rank change year-on-year +20 -16 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 306 196 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.23% 5.33% 7.00%
As % of the System Software category 52.67% 43.46% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 203 152 192
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,763 £25,900
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,875 £68,625
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -10.26%

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 581 451 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.52% 12.26% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 372 342 352
Birmingham median annual salary £45,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £23,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -5.41%

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 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 306 (100.00%) VMware
2 183 (59.80%) Data Centre
3 175 (57.19%) Hyper-V
4 167 (54.58%) Active Directory
5 163 (53.27%) Microsoft
5 163 (53.27%) Windows
6 130 (42.48%) ITIL
7 122 (39.87%) Cisco
7 122 (39.87%) Citrix
8 110 (35.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 104 (33.99%) HP
10 100 (32.68%) NetApp
11 91 (29.74%) Self-Motivation
12 88 (28.76%) Windows Server
13 87 (28.43%) Firewall
14 85 (27.78%) SCCM
15 83 (27.12%) Presales
16 79 (25.82%) Amazon AWS
17 77 (25.16%) Project Management
18 76 (24.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 72 (23.53%) Dell
20 68 (22.22%) SQL
21 67 (21.90%) DHCP
21 67 (21.90%) DNS
22 64 (20.92%) Technical Architecture
22 64 (20.92%) GDPR
23 62 (20.26%) Data Protection
24 59 (19.28%) Service Delivery
24 59 (19.28%) Line Management
25 57 (18.63%) Office 365

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 54 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 41 (13.40%) SharePoint
3 32 (10.46%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.94%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.98%) Confluence
8 3 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (9.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 110 (35.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (25.82%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (18.63%) Office 365
4 27 (8.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 27 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 26 (8.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 25 (8.17%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (7.84%) Amazon S3
7 24 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (7.84%) IaaS
7 24 (7.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 19 (6.21%) PaaS
9 7 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.98%) Datadog
10 3 (0.98%) SaaS
11 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (28.43%) Firewall
2 67 (21.90%) DHCP
2 67 (21.90%) DNS
3 46 (15.03%) WAN
4 40 (13.07%) SAN
5 30 (9.80%) LAN
6 25 (8.17%) Wireless
7 21 (6.86%) VLAN
8 15 (4.90%) Remote Desktop
9 14 (4.58%) IPsec
9 14 (4.58%) VoIP
10 12 (3.92%) BGP
10 12 (3.92%) OSPF
10 12 (3.92%) VPN
11 9 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (2.94%) RIP
11 9 (2.94%) Skype
11 9 (2.94%) Spanning Tree
12 8 (2.61%) NetScaler
13 7 (2.29%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 24 (7.84%) Amazon RDS
2 24 (7.84%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (2.94%) MySQL
4 7 (2.29%) DB2
5 6 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.98%) JIRA
2 3 (0.98%) Travis CI
2 3 (0.98%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.33%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.33%) jMock
4 1 (0.33%) JUnit
4 1 (0.33%) Maven
4 1 (0.33%) Mockito
4 1 (0.33%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (5.56%) Publishing
2 14 (4.58%) Finance
3 8 (2.61%) Retail
4 3 (0.98%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 94 (30.72%) Architect
2 63 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (14.71%) Technical Architect
4 44 (14.38%) Solutions Architect
5 34 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (9.15%) Cloud Architect
7 27 (8.82%) Technical Leader
8 25 (8.17%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 18 (5.88%) Analyst
9 18 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 18 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 16 (5.23%) IT Engineer
11 14 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (3.92%) Consultant
13 10 (3.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 9 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
14 9 (2.94%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (2.94%) Network Systems Engineer
14 9 (2.94%) Support Analyst
14 9 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.80%) Web Services
2 7 (2.29%) .NET
2 7 (2.29%) SOAP
2 7 (2.29%) XML
3 6 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (1.96%) JSON
3 6 (1.96%) Kafka
3 6 (1.96%) Middleware
3 6 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (1.96%) REST
4 3 (0.98%) 802.1X
4 3 (0.98%) Apache NiFi
4 3 (0.98%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.65%) WSH
6 1 (0.33%) COM
6 1 (0.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.33%) J2EE
6 1 (0.33%) JPA
6 1 (0.33%) LDAP
6 1 (0.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 183 (59.80%) Data Centre
2 91 (29.74%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (11.11%) Private Cloud
4 26 (8.50%) Public Cloud
5 22 (7.19%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (6.54%) CMDB
6 20 (6.54%) Management Information System
7 18 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (3.59%) HP StoreVirtual
9 9 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.61%) Clustering
11 7 (2.29%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.96%) AS400
12 6 (1.96%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.96%) Thin Client
13 4 (1.31%) Replication
14 3 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.65%) iPhone
15 2 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 163 (53.27%) Windows
2 88 (28.76%) Windows Server
3 53 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (16.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (13.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (12.09%) Linux
7 29 (9.48%) Windows 7
8 27 (8.82%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.61%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.29%) Unix
11 6 (1.96%) CentOS
11 6 (1.96%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.98%) DC/OS
13 3 (0.98%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.98%) SUSE
14 2 (0.65%) Android
15 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (42.48%) ITIL
2 83 (27.12%) Presales
3 77 (25.16%) Project Management
4 76 (24.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 64 (20.92%) Technical Architecture
6 62 (20.26%) Data Protection
7 59 (19.28%) Line Management
7 59 (19.28%) Service Delivery
8 56 (18.30%) ITIL V3
8 56 (18.30%) Service Management
9 55 (17.97%) PRINCE2
10 46 (15.03%) Load Balancing
11 43 (14.05%) Kalman Filter
12 42 (13.73%) TOGAF
13 40 (13.07%) Patch Management
13 40 (13.07%) Web Filtering
14 31 (10.13%) Due Diligence
15 29 (9.48%) Migration
16 27 (8.82%) DevOps
17 26 (8.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (22.22%) SQL
2 15 (4.90%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.59%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.63%) Python
5 3 (0.98%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.65%) VBScript
7 1 (0.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (14.05%) ITIL Certification
2 41 (13.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (12.75%) MCSE
4 27 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (6.86%) Degree
6 20 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (6.21%) CCNP
7 19 (6.21%) Security Cleared
8 17 (5.56%) CEH
8 17 (5.56%) CISSP
8 17 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
8 17 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (5.56%) ISEB
8 17 (5.56%) MCITP
8 17 (5.56%) MCSA
8 17 (5.56%) PMI Certification
8 17 (5.56%) PMP
9 16 (5.23%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.61%) CCA
10 8 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (20.92%) GDPR
2 23 (7.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (5.56%) GPG13
4 12 (3.92%) SLA
5 11 (3.59%) QA
6 5 (1.63%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 175 (57.19%) Hyper-V
2 167 (54.58%) Active Directory
3 34 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 34 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 29 (9.48%) XenApp
5 25 (8.17%) vSphere
6 11 (3.59%) Forefront TMG
7 10 (3.27%) Terminal Services
8 8 (2.61%) VMware NSX
8 8 (2.61%) XenServer
9 7 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.96%) Docker
11 4 (1.31%) Firmware
12 3 (0.98%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 85 (27.78%) SCCM
2 44 (14.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 23 (7.52%) WSUS
4 21 (6.86%) SCOM
5 14 (4.58%) SCVMM
6 8 (2.61%) XenMobile
7 6 (1.96%) Linux-HA
8 5 (1.63%) Ansible
8 5 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.63%) Puppet
9 4 (1.31%) vMotion
10 3 (0.98%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.98%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.98%) Packer
10 3 (0.98%) Terraform
11 2 (0.65%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.65%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 306 (100.00%) VMware
2 163 (53.27%) Microsoft
3 122 (39.87%) Cisco
3 122 (39.87%) Citrix
4 104 (33.99%) HP
5 100 (32.68%) NetApp
6 72 (23.53%) Dell
7 46 (15.03%) CheckPoint
8 45 (14.71%) Symantec
9 41 (13.40%) IBM
10 40 (13.07%) Forcepoint
10 40 (13.07%) McAfee
11 25 (8.17%) EMC
12 19 (6.21%) 3PAR
13 18 (5.88%) Juniper
14 17 (5.56%) EqualLogic
14 17 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
15 15 (4.90%) F5
16 14 (4.58%) BMC
16 14 (4.58%) Fortinet