Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 76 81
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 -30
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.45% 2.33% 2.44%
As % of the System Software category 24.49% 30.00% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 28
Staffordshire median annual salary £25,000 £29,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.25% -12.59% +5.47%
10th Percentile £21,400 £21,125 £24,000
90th Percentile £43,100 £37,500 £38,550
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

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 49 80 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.94% 7.78% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 46 71 84
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £28,812
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% +0.65% -3.96%
10th Percentile £21,625 £19,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,125 £54,750 £40,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% 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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 -5 5 £22,500 -23.08%
Stafford +17 1 £41,500 +36.07%
Burton-upon-Trent -13 1 £25,000 -16.67%
Tamworth - 1 £37,500 - 2
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) Office 365
4 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Kaspersky
6 3 (25.00%) Service Management
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP

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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) SMS
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) VSAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Go
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) HNC
2 2 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (8.33%) VCP6
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (16.67%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Kaspersky
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
6 1 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (8.33%) Genesys
6 1 (8.33%) Ivanti
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) SAP