Period
to 25 January 2021

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 25 January 2021 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
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 64 34 15
Rank change year-on-year -30 -19 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware 53 153 374
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.78% 5.99% 11.28%
As % of the Vendors category 8.26% 13.25% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 145 261
Median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,625 £27,500 £30,375
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%

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 642 1,155 1,640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.76% 45.21% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 486 991 1,118
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +8.13%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Birmingham

VMware
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for VMware in Birmingham

VMware
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 42 (79.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (73.58%) Azure
3 38 (71.70%) Windows
4 34 (64.15%) Windows Server
5 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
6 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
7 25 (47.17%) Office 365
8 23 (43.40%) Linux
9 20 (37.74%) Hyper-V
10 16 (30.19%) Citrix
11 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (22.64%) Cisco
12 11 (20.75%) PowerShell
12 11 (20.75%) DNS
12 11 (20.75%) MCSE
12 11 (20.75%) NetApp
12 11 (20.75%) Veeam
13 10 (18.87%) AWS
13 10 (18.87%) Ansible
13 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
13 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (18.87%) ITIL
13 10 (18.87%) SCCM
13 10 (18.87%) Firewall
14 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
14 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (16.98%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (16.98%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (16.98%) Puppet
15 8 (15.09%) SQL

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 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 39 (73.58%) Azure
2 25 (47.17%) Office 365
3 10 (18.87%) AWS
4 7 (13.21%) IaaS
5 6 (11.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (9.43%) GitHub
6 5 (9.43%) PaaS
7 4 (7.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) DNS
2 10 (18.87%) Firewall
3 8 (15.09%) NAS
3 8 (15.09%) SAN
4 7 (13.21%) DHCP
5 5 (9.43%) NetScaler
6 4 (7.55%) BIG-IP
6 4 (7.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (7.55%) IPv4
6 4 (7.55%) LAN
6 4 (7.55%) WAN
7 3 (5.66%) VoIP
8 2 (3.77%) BGP
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.77%) EIGRP
8 2 (3.77%) Internet
8 2 (3.77%) OSPF
8 2 (3.77%) VLAN
8 2 (3.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Artifactory
1 5 (9.43%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (9.43%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.32%) Public Sector
2 4 (7.55%) Military
2 4 (7.55%) Police
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Storage Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) IT Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) LPAR
3 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) Windows Server
3 23 (43.40%) Linux
4 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.43%) Unix
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (7.55%) CentOS
9 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (3.77%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.89%) AIX
11 1 (1.89%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) Change Control
3 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.32%) DevOps
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) Service Management
4 6 (11.32%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (9.43%) AIOps
5 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.43%) DevSecOps
5 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.43%) Kanban
5 5 (9.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (9.43%) Scrum
5 5 (9.43%) SDLC
5 5 (9.43%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.09%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.75%) MCSE
3 8 (15.09%) MCSA
3 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
4 7 (13.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (11.32%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) CCNA
6 4 (7.55%) CCNP
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) VCP5
6 4 (7.55%) VCP6
7 2 (3.77%) CCDA
7 2 (3.77%) CCIE
7 2 (3.77%) Degree
7 2 (3.77%) MCITP
8 1 (1.89%) CCA
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (79.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
3 20 (37.74%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.98%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (11.32%) Docker
7 3 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (5.66%) vSphere
8 1 (1.89%) NFS
8 1 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Ansible
1 10 (18.87%) SCCM
2 9 (16.98%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (16.98%) Puppet
3 8 (15.09%) SCOM
3 8 (15.09%) WSUS
4 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
4 5 (9.43%) Rancher
4 5 (9.43%) Terraform
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) Citrix
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco
4 11 (20.75%) NetApp
4 11 (20.75%) Veeam
5 8 (15.09%) EMC
6 7 (13.21%) Dell
7 6 (11.32%) Ivanti
7 6 (11.32%) Remedy
7 6 (11.32%) ServiceNow
7 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.55%) CommVault
8 4 (7.55%) DataCore
8 4 (7.55%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (7.55%) F5
8 4 (7.55%) Isilon
8 4 (7.55%) McAfee
8 4 (7.55%) NEC
8 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.77%) HP