Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 81 58
Rank change year-on-year +11 -23 +35
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 28 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.35% 2.56% 4.06%
As % of the System Software category 32.56% 30.48% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 47
Staffordshire median annual salary £29,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.71% +13.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £21,125 £21,600 £23,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £41,800 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -10.71%

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 86 105 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.23% 8.41% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 79 94 82
Staffordshire median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,050 £21,250 £22,025
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,000 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.71% -0.70%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +14 9 £30,500 -12.86% 2
Cannock +5 7 £22,250 -31.54%
Burton-upon-Trent +11 3 £35,000 -4.76%
Lichfield - 3 £25,000 -
Stafford - 1 £28,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 16 (57.14%) Windows
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
7 9 (32.14%) Citrix
7 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
8 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) LAN
9 7 (25.00%) VoIP
9 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 6 (21.43%) vSphere
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (17.86%) Cisco
11 5 (17.86%) Veeam
11 5 (17.86%) WAN
12 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
12 4 (14.29%) HP
12 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (14.29%) ITIL
12 4 (14.29%) Firewall

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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.00%) LAN
2 7 (25.00%) VoIP
3 5 (17.86%) WAN
4 4 (14.29%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) MPLS
5 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
5 3 (10.71%) SAN
5 3 (10.71%) Skype
5 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
5 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.57%) DHCP
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.57%) LDAP
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.57%) SNMP
6 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Network Support
2 6 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Voice Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (10.71%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) Go
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSA
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) CCENT
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CITP
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) vSphere
4 4 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) Firmware
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) Veeam
5 4 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Apple
6 3 (10.71%) Meraki
6 3 (10.71%) Mitel
6 3 (10.71%) Virgin Media
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat