Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Team (including Distributed Team, Remote Team, Dispersed Team)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 269 251
Rank change year-on-year +40 -18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 69 62 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.62% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 1.54% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 51 61
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +13.40%
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -4.17%

Virtual Team is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,662 4,027 4,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.35% 40.26% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,610 3,233 3,399
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,600 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in the West Midlands

Virtual Team
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Team in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Virtual Team in the West Midlands

Virtual Team
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Team in the West Midlands

Virtual Team
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Shropshire +31 16 £57,500 -
Birmingham -6 14 £50,000 -10.31% 5
Coventry +15 13 £47,500 -40.63% 2
Dudley - 5 £26,000 -
Warwickshire +25 4 - - 1
Worcestershire - 4 £35,000 - 4
Staffordshire +5 2 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Virtual Team
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Team 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) Firewall
3 20 (28.99%) Cisco
4 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (26.09%) Finance
6 16 (23.19%) MS Visio
7 15 (21.74%) CCNP
7 15 (21.74%) CCDP
7 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (21.74%) Nokia
7 15 (21.74%) CheckPoint
7 15 (21.74%) ITIL
7 15 (21.74%) Network Design
7 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 15 (21.74%) F5
8 11 (15.94%) Contingency Planning
8 11 (15.94%) Virtual Team Management
8 11 (15.94%) Project Management
9 10 (14.49%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.49%) Matrix Management
10 9 (13.04%) Linux
10 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
11 8 (11.59%) Python
11 8 (11.59%) Degree
11 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
12 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (5.80%) CMS
1 4 (5.80%) WordPress
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) ThingWorx
3 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP ERP
1 2 (2.90%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) DigitalOcean
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) SaaS
3 2 (2.90%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.43%) Firewall
2 7 (10.14%) LAN
2 7 (10.14%) WAN
3 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Big Data
1 1 (1.45%) DTS
1 1 (1.45%) MySQL
1 1 (1.45%) OLAP
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.45%) ROLAP
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Grunt
1 1 (1.45%) gulp
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
1 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.45%) webpack
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) Automotive
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Project Manager
2 15 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Problem Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Incident and Problem Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Incident Manager
7 3 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Business Relationship Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Head of Infrastructure
8 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.90%) CSS
2 2 (2.90%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.45%) HTML5
3 1 (1.45%) jQuery
3 1 (1.45%) Laravel
3 1 (1.45%) MDX
3 1 (1.45%) React
3 1 (1.45%) REST
3 1 (1.45%) RESTful
3 1 (1.45%) Vue.js
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.49%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) CUDA
4 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Windows
3 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (21.74%) ITIL
3 15 (21.74%) Network Design
4 11 (15.94%) Contingency Planning
4 11 (15.94%) Project Management
4 11 (15.94%) Virtual Team Management
5 10 (14.49%) Matrix Management
6 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
8 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (7.25%) Analytics
9 5 (7.25%) ITSM
9 5 (7.25%) Service Management
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 4 (5.80%) Line Management
10 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.80%) Relationship Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) Python
2 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.25%) Java
3 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.80%) PHP
4 4 (5.80%) SQL
5 2 (2.90%) C#
5 2 (2.90%) C++
5 2 (2.90%) Perl
6 1 (1.45%) ES6
6 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) CCDP
1 15 (21.74%) CCNP
1 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) HNC
3 5 (7.25%) MCP
3 5 (7.25%) MCSA
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.90%) CPIM
4 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.45%) APMP
5 1 (1.45%) CISSP
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) PMP
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) PMO
2 5 (7.25%) QA
3 3 (4.35%) GDPR
4 2 (2.90%) SLA
5 1 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (7.25%) vSphere
1 5 (7.25%) XenApp
2 3 (4.35%) Docker
3 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) cPanel
2 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Cisco
2 15 (21.74%) CheckPoint
2 15 (21.74%) F5
2 15 (21.74%) Nokia
3 5 (7.25%) Citrix
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) NetApp
3 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.25%) ServiceNow
3 5 (7.25%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.45%) Cognos
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.45%) Zend