Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware 295 399 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.03% 9.60% 7.29%
As % of the Vendors category 15.91% 20.48% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 213 264 274
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £28,875 £25,900 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £68,750 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -4.61% +1.33%

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 1,854 1,948 1,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.46% 46.86% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,246 1,359 1,530
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 218 (73.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 189 (64.07%) Microsoft
3 186 (63.05%) Windows
4 128 (43.39%) Hyper-V
5 120 (40.68%) Windows Server
6 111 (37.63%) Active Directory
7 109 (36.95%) Data Centre
8 108 (36.61%) Citrix
9 104 (35.25%) ITIL
10 98 (33.22%) Firewall
11 76 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 67 (22.71%) Degree
13 65 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 65 (22.03%) MS Exchange
13 65 (22.03%) Presales
14 64 (21.69%) SAN
14 64 (21.69%) VMware ESXi
15 60 (20.34%) SCVMM
16 58 (19.66%) Office 365
16 58 (19.66%) Service Delivery
17 57 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
18 54 (18.31%) Project Management
19 53 (17.97%) MCSE
19 53 (17.97%) Computer Science
20 52 (17.63%) Software Engineering
20 52 (17.63%) Computer Science Degree
21 51 (17.29%) Amazon AWS
21 51 (17.29%) XenApp
21 51 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
22 50 (16.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 65 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 29 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (9.83%) Skype for Business
3 14 (4.75%) Apache
4 8 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (2.71%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.03%) IIS
6 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.02%) nginx
7 3 (1.02%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) Drupal
8 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.34%) JBoss
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (9.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (19.66%) Office 365
3 51 (17.29%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (9.15%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (5.08%) IaaS
6 13 (4.41%) PaaS
7 10 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.36%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.68%) Datadog
10 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.34%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (33.22%) Firewall
2 64 (21.69%) SAN
3 50 (16.95%) WAN
4 39 (13.22%) LAN
5 29 (9.83%) NetScaler
6 27 (9.15%) TCP/IP
7 26 (8.81%) VoIP
8 24 (8.14%) DNS
9 21 (7.12%) SSL
10 20 (6.78%) VLAN
11 18 (6.10%) IPsec
12 12 (4.07%) DHCP
13 11 (3.73%) VPN
14 9 (3.05%) Wireless
15 7 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (2.37%) Network Security
16 5 (1.69%) MPLS
16 5 (1.69%) NAS
17 4 (1.36%) OSPF
17 4 (1.36%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.37%) MySQL
5 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.02%) DB2
7 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.34%) DTS
9 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.34%) OLAP
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (4.07%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.36%) InstallShield
3 4 (1.36%) MSI
4 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.68%) Travis CI
4 2 (0.68%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.34%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.34%) jMock
5 1 (0.34%) JUnit
5 1 (0.34%) Maven
5 1 (0.34%) Mockito
5 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (10.51%) Finance
2 11 (3.73%) Publishing
3 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.02%) Banking
4 3 (1.02%) Law
4 3 (1.02%) Legal
4 3 (1.02%) Marketing
5 2 (0.68%) Back Office
5 2 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Automotive
6 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (21.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (15.59%) Analyst
3 41 (13.90%) Architect
4 38 (12.88%) Consultant
5 29 (9.83%) Technical Specialist
6 27 (9.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 26 (8.81%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (7.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (6.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 19 (6.44%) Support Analyst
10 19 (6.44%) Technical Support
11 17 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
12 14 (4.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 13 (4.41%) Network Architect
13 13 (4.41%) Network Support
14 12 (4.07%) Network Analyst
14 12 (4.07%) Virtualisation Specialist
15 11 (3.73%) Network Support Analyst
16 10 (3.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 10 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.05%) .NET
2 4 (1.36%) Middleware
3 3 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (1.02%) WSH
4 2 (0.68%) JSON
4 2 (0.68%) LAMP
5 1 (0.34%) Ajax
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.34%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.34%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (0.34%) jQuery
5 1 (0.34%) Kafka
5 1 (0.34%) Laravel
5 1 (0.34%) LESS
5 1 (0.34%) MDX
5 1 (0.34%) PowerMock
5 1 (0.34%) RESTful
5 1 (0.34%) Symfony
5 1 (0.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 109 (36.95%) Data Centre
2 53 (17.97%) Computer Science
3 31 (10.51%) Public Cloud
4 26 (8.81%) CMDB
5 22 (7.46%) Driving Licence
6 19 (6.44%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.05%) Clustering
8 8 (2.71%) PKI
9 7 (2.37%) Handset
10 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (2.03%) Replication
11 5 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.69%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.36%) Cyberattack
12 4 (1.36%) FlexPod
13 3 (1.02%) AS400
13 3 (1.02%) User Experience
14 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 186 (63.05%) Windows
2 120 (40.68%) Windows Server
3 65 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (15.93%) Linux
6 32 (10.85%) Windows 10
7 21 (7.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.42%) Windows 7
9 13 (4.41%) CentOS
10 10 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (3.05%) Ubuntu
11 9 (3.05%) Unix
12 4 (1.36%) Debian
13 3 (1.02%) HPUX
14 2 (0.68%) DC/OS
14 2 (0.68%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.34%) AIX
15 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (35.25%) ITIL
2 65 (22.03%) Presales
3 58 (19.66%) Service Delivery
4 54 (18.31%) Project Management
5 52 (17.63%) Software Engineering
6 49 (16.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 47 (15.93%) Line Management
8 40 (13.56%) PRINCE2
9 31 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (10.51%) Root Cause Analysis
10 28 (9.49%) IT Strategy
11 27 (9.15%) Business Continuity
11 27 (9.15%) Requirements Analysis
12 23 (7.80%) ITIL V3
13 22 (7.46%) Service Management
14 21 (7.12%) Business Development
15 20 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (6.44%) Time Management
17 18 (6.10%) Network Design
17 18 (6.10%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.92%) SQL
2 34 (11.53%) PowerShell
3 24 (8.14%) VBScript
4 13 (4.41%) Java
5 11 (3.73%) Python
6 10 (3.39%) Bash Shell
7 8 (2.71%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.71%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.37%) Perl
8 7 (2.37%) Ruby
9 5 (1.69%) C
10 4 (1.36%) PHP
11 3 (1.02%) C#
11 3 (1.02%) C++
11 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.68%) VB
13 1 (0.34%) Go
13 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (22.71%) Degree
2 57 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (17.97%) MCSE
4 52 (17.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 50 (16.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 36 (12.20%) MCP
7 31 (10.51%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (6.44%) MCSA
9 18 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (5.76%) CCA
10 17 (5.76%) CCNA
10 17 (5.76%) Citrix Certification
11 16 (5.42%) CCNP
12 15 (5.08%) Security Cleared
13 11 (3.73%) ISEB
14 10 (3.39%) CISSP
14 10 (3.39%) PMI Certification
14 10 (3.39%) PMP
15 9 (3.05%) MCITP
16 7 (2.37%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.53%) SLA
2 31 (10.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (6.78%) COBIT
4 11 (3.73%) GPG13
5 4 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.68%) QA
8 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 218 (73.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (43.39%) Hyper-V
3 111 (37.63%) Active Directory
4 64 (21.69%) VMware ESXi
5 51 (17.29%) XenApp
6 42 (14.24%) vSphere
7 35 (11.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 34 (11.53%) XenDesktop
9 30 (10.17%) Virtual Machines
10 27 (9.15%) VMware Workstation
11 14 (4.75%) Docker
12 6 (2.03%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (1.36%) VMware NSX
14 3 (1.02%) KVM
15 2 (0.68%) BitLocker
15 2 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
15 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
16 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 60 (20.34%) SCVMM
2 32 (10.85%) vCenter Server
3 26 (8.81%) SCCM
4 24 (8.14%) vMotion
5 15 (5.08%) Puppet
6 14 (4.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 13 (4.41%) Microsoft Intune
7 13 (4.41%) SCOrch
8 11 (3.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 11 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (3.73%) SCOM
9 10 (3.39%) Ansible
9 10 (3.39%) WSUS
10 7 (2.37%) Backup Exec
10 7 (2.37%) Salt
11 5 (1.69%) Nagios
12 4 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (1.36%) Kubernetes
12 4 (1.36%) QRadar
12 4 (1.36%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 189 (64.07%) Microsoft
2 108 (36.61%) Citrix
3 46 (15.59%) NetApp
4 38 (12.88%) EMC
5 35 (11.86%) Cisco
5 35 (11.86%) HP
6 34 (11.53%) BMC
7 24 (8.14%) 3PAR
8 23 (7.80%) Juniper
9 22 (7.46%) CheckPoint
10 21 (7.12%) F5
11 20 (6.78%) Ivanti
11 20 (6.78%) Sophos
12 18 (6.10%) Fortinet
12 18 (6.10%) SolarWinds
13 16 (5.42%) Red Hat
14 14 (4.75%) IBM
14 14 (4.75%) Veeam
15 13 (4.41%) Brocade
15 13 (4.41%) Dell