Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 36 20
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 298 247 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.19% 6.50% 8.72%
As % of the Vendors category 17.11% 14.22% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 201 200 272
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.96% -4.38%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,225 £26,325
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £66,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -

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 1,742 1,737 2,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.86% 45.70% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,214 1,306 1,522
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,364
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 239 (80.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 187 (62.75%) Windows
3 156 (52.35%) Microsoft
4 151 (50.67%) Data Centre
5 149 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 127 (42.62%) ITIL
7 124 (41.61%) Windows Server
8 116 (38.93%) Hyper-V
9 101 (33.89%) Firewall
10 98 (32.89%) Cisco
11 94 (31.54%) Citrix
12 87 (29.19%) Self-Motivation
13 86 (28.86%) HP
14 83 (27.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 83 (27.85%) Microsoft Azure
15 81 (27.18%) MS Exchange
16 79 (26.51%) NetApp
17 74 (24.83%) SQL
18 73 (24.50%) Presales
19 72 (24.16%) Project Management
20 71 (23.83%) SCCM
21 62 (20.81%) SAN
21 62 (20.81%) Office 365
22 58 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
23 57 (19.13%) Service Delivery
23 57 (19.13%) Degree
24 56 (18.79%) MCSE
24 56 (18.79%) Amazon AWS
25 54 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
26 53 (17.79%) Windows 7

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 81 (27.18%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 23 (7.72%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (4.03%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.34%) Apache
7 3 (1.01%) Confluence
7 3 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.01%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (15.44%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (27.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (20.81%) Office 365
3 56 (18.79%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (8.72%) IaaS
5 21 (7.05%) PaaS
6 12 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (3.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (3.69%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (3.36%) Amazon S3
8 10 (3.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (3.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.67%) SaaS
10 1 (0.34%) Datadog
10 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 101 (33.89%) Firewall
2 62 (20.81%) SAN
3 47 (15.77%) WAN
4 42 (14.09%) DNS
5 39 (13.09%) DHCP
6 34 (11.41%) LAN
7 29 (9.73%) IPsec
8 22 (7.38%) Remote Desktop
8 22 (7.38%) VLAN
9 20 (6.71%) Wireless
10 17 (5.70%) VoIP
11 13 (4.36%) OSPF
11 13 (4.36%) SSL
11 13 (4.36%) VPN
12 10 (3.36%) Cisco Firepower
12 10 (3.36%) Cisco Wireless
12 10 (3.36%) MPLS
12 10 (3.36%) NetScaler
12 10 (3.36%) TACACS
13 8 (2.68%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.03%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (3.36%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (3.36%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (2.68%) DB2
6 7 (2.35%) MySQL
7 5 (1.68%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (1.01%) JIRA
3 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.67%) Travis CI
3 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (10.74%) Finance
2 18 (6.04%) Publishing
3 10 (3.36%) Retail
4 2 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.34%) Automotive
5 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (22.15%) Architect
1 66 (22.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (12.08%) Solutions Architect
3 29 (9.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (9.73%) Technical Architect
4 27 (9.06%) Analyst
5 24 (8.05%) Consultant
6 21 (7.05%) SCCM Engineer
7 18 (6.04%) Senior SCCM Engineer
7 18 (6.04%) Support Analyst
8 16 (5.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (5.37%) Implementation Engineer
9 15 (5.03%) Presales Consultant
10 14 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.70%) Senior Implementation Engineer
10 14 (4.70%) Technical Leader
11 13 (4.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.36%) Cloud Architect
11 13 (4.36%) Technical Consultant
11 13 (4.36%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.03%) Web Services
2 8 (2.68%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (2.01%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.01%) JSON
3 6 (2.01%) Kafka
3 6 (2.01%) Middleware
3 6 (2.01%) REST
3 6 (2.01%) SOAP
3 6 (2.01%) XML
4 5 (1.68%) COM
5 4 (1.34%) .NET
5 4 (1.34%) Spring
6 1 (0.34%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.34%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 151 (50.67%) Data Centre
2 87 (29.19%) Self-Motivation
3 48 (16.11%) Computer Science
4 22 (7.38%) Management Information System
4 22 (7.38%) Public Cloud
5 18 (6.04%) CMDB
6 17 (5.70%) HP StoreVirtual
6 17 (5.70%) Private Cloud
7 11 (3.69%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.68%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.68%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.68%) Replication
12 4 (1.34%) FlexPod
13 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.67%) AS400
14 2 (0.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 187 (62.75%) Windows
2 124 (41.61%) Windows Server
3 54 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (17.79%) Windows 7
4 53 (17.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (13.42%) Windows 10
6 39 (13.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (11.41%) Linux
8 28 (9.40%) Windows 8
9 9 (3.02%) CentOS
10 7 (2.35%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.01%) Unix
12 4 (1.34%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.34%) SUSE
13 2 (0.67%) DC/OS
13 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.34%) Debian
14 1 (0.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (42.62%) ITIL
2 83 (27.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 73 (24.50%) Presales
4 72 (24.16%) Project Management
5 57 (19.13%) Service Delivery
6 50 (16.78%) PRINCE2
7 48 (16.11%) Software Engineering
8 45 (15.10%) Root Cause Analysis
9 42 (14.09%) Service Management
10 41 (13.76%) ITIL V3
10 41 (13.76%) Line Management
11 40 (13.42%) Technical Architecture
12 37 (12.42%) Load Balancing
13 33 (11.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (10.40%) Data Protection
14 31 (10.40%) TOGAF
15 30 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (9.40%) IT Strategy
17 27 (9.06%) CRM
18 26 (8.72%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 74 (24.83%) SQL
2 42 (14.09%) PowerShell
3 21 (7.05%) VBScript
4 15 (5.03%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.68%) VB
6 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.34%) Python
6 4 (1.34%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.34%) Perl
7 1 (0.34%) PHP
7 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (19.13%) Degree
3 56 (18.79%) MCSE
4 48 (16.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 36 (12.08%) ITIL Certification
6 33 (11.07%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (9.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (8.05%) CCNP
9 22 (7.38%) CISSP
9 22 (7.38%) MCP
10 19 (6.38%) ISEB
11 18 (6.04%) CEH
11 18 (6.04%) CompTIA Security+
11 18 (6.04%) PMI Certification
11 18 (6.04%) PMP
12 15 (5.03%) CCNA
12 15 (5.03%) MCSA
13 11 (3.69%) MCITP
14 5 (1.68%) CCDP
14 5 (1.68%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (10.74%) GDPR
3 28 (9.40%) SLA
4 18 (6.04%) GPG13
5 10 (3.36%) COBIT
6 6 (2.01%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.34%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 239 (80.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 149 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 116 (38.93%) Hyper-V
4 33 (11.07%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (10.74%) vSphere
5 32 (10.74%) XenDesktop
6 29 (9.73%) XenApp
7 17 (5.70%) Forefront TMG
7 17 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (5.37%) Terminal Services
9 13 (4.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (4.36%) VMware NSX
10 5 (1.68%) Docker
11 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 71 (23.83%) SCCM
2 30 (10.07%) WSUS
3 21 (7.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 18 (6.04%) SCVMM
5 10 (3.36%) QRadar
5 10 (3.36%) SCOM
5 10 (3.36%) vCenter Server
5 10 (3.36%) WhatsUp Gold
6 9 (3.02%) vMotion
7 5 (1.68%) Ansible
7 5 (1.68%) CASB
7 5 (1.68%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.68%) Puppet
8 4 (1.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (1.34%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 156 (52.35%) Microsoft
2 98 (32.89%) Cisco
3 94 (31.54%) Citrix
4 86 (28.86%) HP
5 79 (26.51%) NetApp
6 51 (17.11%) CheckPoint
7 48 (16.11%) Dell
8 24 (8.05%) EMC
8 24 (8.05%) F5
8 24 (8.05%) McAfee
9 22 (7.38%) Symantec
10 21 (7.05%) IBM
11 20 (6.71%) Forcepoint
11 20 (6.71%) SolarWinds
12 19 (6.38%) SonicWALL
13 16 (5.37%) Juniper
13 16 (5.37%) Meraki
14 15 (5.03%) Fortinet
15 13 (4.36%) Ivanti
16 10 (3.36%) Tripwire