Period
to 26 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 35 19
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 357 233 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.40% 6.20% 7.58%
As % of the Vendors category 18.56% 13.75% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 218 175 283
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £28,875 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% -6.41% +8.33%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,924 1,694 2,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.68% 45.04% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,226 1,240 1,578
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,990 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Birmingham

VMware
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VMware in Birmingham

VMware
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Birmingham over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 245 (68.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 241 (67.51%) Windows
3 192 (53.78%) Microsoft
4 169 (47.34%) Data Centre
5 165 (46.22%) Windows Server
6 155 (43.42%) ITIL
7 143 (40.06%) Active Directory
8 130 (36.41%) Citrix
9 120 (33.61%) Hyper-V
10 117 (32.77%) Degree
11 115 (32.21%) Self-Motivation
12 110 (30.81%) Firewall
13 102 (28.57%) Computer Science
14 101 (28.29%) Software Engineering
14 101 (28.29%) Computer Science Degree
15 89 (24.93%) Service Delivery
16 88 (24.65%) MS Exchange
16 88 (24.65%) VMware ESXi
17 86 (24.09%) Presales
18 82 (22.97%) Microsoft Azure
19 78 (21.85%) WAN
20 73 (20.45%) SCVMM
21 69 (19.33%) Continuous Improvement
22 66 (18.49%) Root Cause Analysis
23 65 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
23 65 (18.21%) Project Management
24 64 (17.93%) XenApp
24 64 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
25 62 (17.37%) SLA
25 62 (17.37%) PRINCE2

VMware
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 88 (24.65%) MS Exchange
2 45 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (4.48%) Skype for Business
4 11 (3.08%) Apache
4 11 (3.08%) IIS
5 7 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.68%) Anypoint
6 6 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.68%) JBoss
7 5 (1.40%) nginx
7 5 (1.40%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.84%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 51 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (22.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (17.09%) Office 365
4 22 (6.16%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (5.60%) IaaS
5 20 (5.60%) PaaS
6 5 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.84%) IBM PureFlex
7 3 (0.84%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.84%) SaaS
8 2 (0.56%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.56%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 110 (30.81%) Firewall
2 78 (21.85%) WAN
3 56 (15.69%) SAN
4 52 (14.57%) LAN
5 41 (11.48%) NetScaler
6 32 (8.96%) SSL
6 32 (8.96%) TCP/IP
6 32 (8.96%) Wireless
7 31 (8.68%) IPsec
7 31 (8.68%) VLAN
7 31 (8.68%) VoIP
8 26 (7.28%) DNS
9 17 (4.76%) VPN
10 16 (4.48%) Cisco ISE
10 16 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (4.48%) DHCP
10 16 (4.48%) MPLS
10 16 (4.48%) Network Security
11 15 (4.20%) Cisco Wireless
11 15 (4.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (3.64%) MySQL
4 8 (2.24%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.68%) DTS
6 6 (1.68%) EDRMS
6 6 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (4.48%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (1.68%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 48 (13.45%) Finance
2 16 (4.48%) Publishing
3 6 (1.68%) Banking
3 6 (1.68%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.12%) Law
5 2 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.28%) Legal
6 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (19.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 61 (17.09%) Architect
3 46 (12.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 45 (12.61%) Technical Specialist
5 43 (12.04%) Solutions Architect
6 40 (11.20%) Analyst
7 34 (9.52%) Consultant
8 33 (9.24%) SCCM Engineer
9 31 (8.68%) Support Analyst
10 26 (7.28%) Network Architect
11 22 (6.16%) Citrix Specialist
11 22 (6.16%) Citrix Technical Specialist
11 22 (6.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (6.16%) Virtualisation Specialist
12 21 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
13 20 (5.60%) Network Analyst
13 20 (5.60%) Network Support
13 20 (5.60%) Network Support Analyst
13 20 (5.60%) Technical Support
14 19 (5.32%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.24%) .NET
2 6 (1.68%) WSH
3 3 (0.84%) COM
3 3 (0.84%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (0.84%) Kafka
3 3 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.56%) LAMP
4 2 (0.56%) Middleware
4 2 (0.56%) Node.js
4 2 (0.56%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.28%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.28%) JSON
5 1 (0.28%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 169 (47.34%) Data Centre
2 115 (32.21%) Self-Motivation
3 102 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 38 (10.64%) CMDB
4 38 (10.64%) Public Cloud
5 27 (7.56%) Driving Licence
6 24 (6.72%) Management Information System
7 16 (4.48%) FlexPod
8 12 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.24%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.96%) PKI
11 6 (1.68%) Clustering
11 6 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.40%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.40%) Fintech
12 5 (1.40%) User Experience
13 3 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.56%) Replication
14 2 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 241 (67.51%) Windows
2 165 (46.22%) Windows Server
3 64 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (15.97%) Windows 10
5 50 (14.01%) Linux
6 48 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (11.20%) Windows 7
8 34 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (3.36%) CentOS
10 10 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.80%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.68%) Unix
11 6 (1.68%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.12%) Debian
13 3 (0.84%) AIX
13 3 (0.84%) VMS
13 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (43.42%) ITIL
2 101 (28.29%) Software Engineering
3 89 (24.93%) Service Delivery
4 86 (24.09%) Presales
5 69 (19.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 66 (18.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 65 (18.21%) Project Management
8 62 (17.37%) PRINCE2
9 56 (15.69%) Line Management
10 49 (13.73%) Load Balancing
11 48 (13.45%) Due Diligence
12 43 (12.04%) IT Strategy
13 41 (11.48%) ITIL V3
14 38 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
15 33 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (9.24%) Business Continuity
16 32 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 30 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
17 30 (8.40%) SIEM
18 28 (7.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (15.97%) PowerShell
2 54 (15.13%) SQL
3 40 (11.20%) VBScript
4 9 (2.52%) Java
5 7 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.68%) Python
7 3 (0.84%) C#
7 3 (0.84%) Go
7 3 (0.84%) PHP
8 2 (0.56%) C
9 1 (0.28%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 117 (32.77%) Degree
2 101 (28.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (17.09%) MCP
4 58 (16.25%) MCSE
4 58 (16.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (13.45%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (10.92%) CCNP
7 37 (10.36%) ITIL Certification
8 33 (9.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (5.04%) CCIE
10 17 (4.76%) CCNA
11 16 (4.48%) CCDP
11 16 (4.48%) ISEB
11 16 (4.48%) PMI Certification
11 16 (4.48%) PMP
12 13 (3.64%) CISSP
12 13 (3.64%) CompTIA Security+
13 12 (3.36%) CEH
14 11 (3.08%) MCITP
15 8 (2.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (17.37%) SLA
2 53 (14.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (7.00%) COBIT
4 16 (4.48%) Cyber Essentials
5 14 (3.92%) GPG13
6 4 (1.12%) QA
7 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 245 (68.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 143 (40.06%) Active Directory
3 120 (33.61%) Hyper-V
4 88 (24.65%) VMware ESXi
5 64 (17.93%) XenApp
6 59 (16.53%) XenDesktop
7 55 (15.41%) vSphere
8 46 (12.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (8.12%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (5.04%) VMware Workstation
11 16 (4.48%) VMware NSX
12 11 (3.08%) Docker
13 5 (1.40%) BitLocker
13 5 (1.40%) KVM
13 5 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (1.12%) Firmware
15 3 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 73 (20.45%) SCVMM
2 48 (13.45%) SCCM
3 38 (10.64%) vCenter Server
3 38 (10.64%) vMotion
4 17 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 17 (4.76%) Puppet
5 16 (4.48%) CASB
5 16 (4.48%) Cisco Prime
6 15 (4.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 15 (4.20%) QRadar
6 15 (4.20%) WhatsUp Gold
6 15 (4.20%) WSUS
7 14 (3.92%) SCOrch
8 11 (3.08%) Backup Exec
9 9 (2.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 9 (2.52%) Nagios
10 6 (1.68%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.68%) SCDPM
11 5 (1.40%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 192 (53.78%) Microsoft
2 130 (36.41%) Citrix
3 60 (16.81%) Cisco
4 53 (14.85%) HP
5 49 (13.73%) NetApp
6 43 (12.04%) CheckPoint
7 42 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 41 (11.48%) F5
9 31 (8.68%) Meraki
10 30 (8.40%) BMC
10 30 (8.40%) EMC
10 30 (8.40%) Ivanti
11 29 (8.12%) Fortinet
11 29 (8.12%) Juniper
12 22 (6.16%) Sophos
13 17 (4.76%) McAfee
14 16 (4.48%) Aruba
14 16 (4.48%) Infoblox
14 16 (4.48%) Riverbed
14 16 (4.48%) Veeam