Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 64 74
Rank change year-on-year +35 +10 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 42 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.79% 1.47% 2.27%
As % of the System Software category 35.90% 25.58% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 42 12 23
Staffordshire median annual salary £30,750 £25,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.00% -12.28% -15.56%
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,250 £21,125
90th Percentile £58,125 £43,050 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 117 43 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 18.90% 5.73% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 106 40 75
Staffordshire median annual salary £34,500 £37,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.76% +15.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,000 £20,600
90th Percentile £48,000 £52,500 £54,900
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 11 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +26 15 £37,500 +66.67% 8
Lichfield - 9 £21,000 -
Tamworth -7 7 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Stafford +11 4 £22,000 -46.99%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £41,250 -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (78.57%) Windows
3 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 30 (71.43%) Office 365
4 27 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 24 (57.14%) LAN
5 24 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 23 (54.76%) Microsoft Office
7 20 (47.62%) DHCP
7 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
7 20 (47.62%) DNS
8 19 (45.24%) WAN
8 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
8 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
8 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (40.48%) XenApp
10 17 (40.48%) XenDesktop
10 17 (40.48%) Symantec
10 17 (40.48%) Citrix
11 14 (33.33%) Veeam
12 13 (30.95%) Backup Exec
12 13 (30.95%) SLA
12 13 (30.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
14 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
14 8 (19.05%) Puppet
14 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
2 18 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.38%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 30 (71.43%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Azure
3 3 (7.14%) AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) LAN
2 20 (47.62%) DHCP
2 20 (47.62%) DNS
2 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 19 (45.24%) WAN
4 5 (11.90%) Wireless
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (4.76%) Intranet
6 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.76%) SAN
7 1 (2.38%) NAS
7 1 (2.38%) VLAN
7 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) IT Support
3 8 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
9 2 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
9 2 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
9 2 (4.76%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Android
7 4 (9.52%) Unix
8 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (19.05%) Change Management
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 5 (11.90%) Break/Fix
4 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.14%) People Management
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Server Management
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.76%) Decision-Making
7 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.76%) Task Automation
8 1 (2.38%) Change Control
8 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
2 8 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) MCSA
1 6 (14.29%) MCSE
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
3 17 (40.48%) XenApp
3 17 (40.48%) XenDesktop
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.76%) Firmware
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Backup Exec
2 8 (19.05%) Ansible
2 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (19.05%) Puppet
3 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
4 4 (9.52%) WSUS
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) SCCM
5 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (40.48%) Citrix
3 17 (40.48%) Symantec
4 14 (33.33%) Veeam
5 5 (11.90%) Apple
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) Dell
6 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
6 2 (4.76%) Supermicro
7 1 (2.38%) Autodesk
7 1 (2.38%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.38%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.38%) Remedy
7 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.38%) Sophos
7 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard