The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / West Midlands
Rank 80 83 71
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 146 189 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.13% 3.11% 3.77%
As % of the System Software category 31.81% 29.08% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 99 147 157
Median salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,901 £25,400 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next 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 system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 459 650 554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 9.85% 10.68% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 379 515 468
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
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 VMware Infrastructure within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 68 £41,500 +5.06% 4
Warwickshire +33 22 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Worcestershire -18 15 £39,000 +39.28%
Staffordshire +8 13 £32,250 +26.47% 3
Coventry +20 11 £42,500 - 2
Solihull -5 6 £42,500 +14.09% 1
Shropshire -3 2 - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £62,000 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £48,500 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 393 (100.00%) VMware
2 230 (58.52%) Microsoft
3 210 (53.44%) Windows
4 209 (53.18%) Active Directory
5 164 (41.73%) Citrix
6 163 (41.48%) MS Excel
7 138 (35.11%) Data Centre
8 133 (33.84%) Hyper-V
9 119 (30.28%) Windows Server
10 104 (26.46%) Cisco
11 103 (26.21%) ITIL
12 93 (23.66%) SQL
13 92 (23.41%) NetApp
14 89 (22.65%) MS Exchange
15 88 (22.39%) Linux
16 80 (20.36%) Windows Server 2012
17 67 (17.05%) HP
18 65 (16.54%) Firewall
19 64 (16.28%) DNS
20 63 (16.03%) Service Delivery
21 60 (15.27%) SAN
21 60 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
22 59 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
23 57 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
24 52 (13.23%) MCSE
25 51 (12.98%) SQL Server
25 51 (12.98%) Degree
26 50 (12.72%) Project Management
26 50 (12.72%) Presales
27 48 (12.21%) vSphere

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related 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 89 (22.65%) MS Exchange
2 31 (7.89%) IIS
3 19 (4.83%) SharePoint
4 18 (4.58%) Skype for Business
5 11 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.78%) Apache
7 7 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.78%) nginx
8 5 (1.27%) Site Server
9 3 (0.76%) SAS
10 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.51%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 163 (41.48%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 7 (1.78%) Magento
1 7 (1.78%) NetSuite
1 7 (1.78%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.25%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.25%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 60 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (10.69%) Office 365
4 34 (8.65%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (8.40%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (7.38%) IaaS
7 25 (6.36%) PaaS
8 15 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.53%) G Suite
10 5 (1.27%) Mimecast
10 5 (1.27%) SaaS
11 3 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.51%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 65 (16.54%) Firewall
2 64 (16.28%) DNS
3 60 (15.27%) SAN
4 42 (10.69%) DHCP
5 41 (10.43%) Network Security
6 38 (9.67%) LAN
7 32 (8.14%) WAN
8 24 (6.11%) VLAN
9 21 (5.34%) NAS
9 21 (5.34%) VPN
10 18 (4.58%) NetScaler
10 18 (4.58%) TCP/IP
11 15 (3.82%) iSCSI
11 15 (3.82%) Remote Desktop
11 15 (3.82%) SSL
11 15 (3.82%) VoIP
12 11 (2.80%) Wireless
13 9 (2.29%) IPv4
14 7 (1.78%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (1.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.38%) MySQL
3 25 (6.36%) DB2
4 13 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.76%) Big Data
7 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (5.60%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.07%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.82%) Vagrant
4 9 (2.29%) DbUnit
4 9 (2.29%) jMock
4 9 (2.29%) JUnit
4 9 (2.29%) Maven
4 9 (2.29%) Mockito
4 9 (2.29%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.51%) GoCD
5 2 (0.51%) JIRA
6 1 (0.25%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.25%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.25%) FogBugz
6 1 (0.25%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.25%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (9.67%) Retail
2 37 (9.41%) Finance
3 35 (8.91%) Publishing
4 12 (3.05%) Advertising
5 5 (1.27%) Back Office
5 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.02%) Marketing
7 3 (0.76%) Automotive
7 3 (0.76%) Games
8 2 (0.51%) Billing
8 2 (0.51%) French Language
8 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (13.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 50 (12.72%) Support Engineer
3 42 (10.69%) Architect
4 28 (7.12%) Technical Manager
5 27 (6.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 27 (6.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 26 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 26 (6.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 22 (5.60%) IT Engineer
8 21 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (4.83%) Analyst
9 19 (4.83%) Technical Specialist
10 18 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (4.58%) Delivery Manager
10 18 (4.58%) IT Support
10 18 (4.58%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 17 (4.33%) Developer
11 17 (4.33%) IT Manager
11 17 (4.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.91%) Web Services
2 24 (6.11%) RESTful
3 17 (4.33%) HTML
4 15 (3.82%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (3.82%) HornetQ
4 15 (3.82%) JMS
4 15 (3.82%) Kafka
4 15 (3.82%) Node.js
5 9 (2.29%) J2EE
5 9 (2.29%) PowerMock
5 9 (2.29%) REST
5 9 (2.29%) SOAP
5 9 (2.29%) Spring
6 8 (2.04%) jBPM
7 7 (1.78%) Ajax
7 7 (1.78%) COM
7 7 (1.78%) CSS
7 7 (1.78%) jQuery
7 7 (1.78%) JSON
7 7 (1.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 138 (35.11%) Data Centre
2 36 (9.16%) CMDB
3 33 (8.40%) Computer Science
4 29 (7.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 20 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.33%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.82%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.54%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.29%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.02%) NHS
10 4 (1.02%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.76%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.76%) HP StoreVirtual
11 3 (0.76%) Online Games
11 3 (0.76%) Replication
11 3 (0.76%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.51%) Fintech
12 2 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 210 (53.44%) Windows
2 119 (30.28%) Windows Server
3 88 (22.39%) Linux
4 80 (20.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (10.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (7.89%) Windows 7
8 20 (5.09%) Windows 10
9 19 (4.83%) Unix
10 15 (3.82%) CentOS
10 15 (3.82%) Ubuntu
11 14 (3.56%) Windows 8
12 12 (3.05%) Windows Vista
13 11 (2.80%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (1.27%) Android
16 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.76%) HPUX
18 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
19 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (26.21%) ITIL
2 63 (16.03%) Service Delivery
3 50 (12.72%) Presales
3 50 (12.72%) Project Management
4 45 (11.45%) Line Management
5 44 (11.20%) Software Engineering
6 39 (9.92%) IT Strategy
7 38 (9.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 37 (9.41%) PRINCE2
9 33 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (8.14%) Process Improvement
10 32 (8.14%) Service Management
11 29 (7.38%) Capacity Planning
12 28 (7.12%) TOGAF
13 27 (6.87%) ITIL V3
14 25 (6.36%) Problem Management
15 24 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (6.11%) Scrum
15 24 (6.11%) Technical Architecture
16 22 (5.60%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 93 (23.66%) SQL
2 35 (8.91%) Java
3 23 (5.85%) JavaScript
3 23 (5.85%) PowerShell
4 22 (5.60%) Bash Shell
5 19 (4.83%) Python
6 15 (3.82%) Groovy
6 15 (3.82%) Ruby
6 15 (3.82%) Scala
7 9 (2.29%) VBScript
8 8 (2.04%) PHP
8 8 (2.04%) VB
9 4 (1.02%) Jython
10 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.51%) C
11 2 (0.51%) C#
12 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (13.23%) MCSE
3 51 (12.98%) Degree
4 33 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (7.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 26 (6.62%) Security Cleared
7 23 (5.85%) CCNA
8 22 (5.60%) ISEB
9 21 (5.34%) PMI Certification
9 21 (5.34%) PMP
10 19 (4.83%) MCSA
11 15 (3.82%) BPSS Clearance
11 15 (3.82%) CCNP
11 15 (3.82%) LPIC
12 12 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (2.80%) MCITP
14 9 (2.29%) MCP
14 9 (2.29%) SC Cleared
15 6 (1.53%) APMP
15 6 (1.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.70%) SLA
2 15 (3.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.53%) QA
5 2 (0.51%) BS25999
6 1 (0.25%) GPG13
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 209 (53.18%) Active Directory
2 133 (33.84%) Hyper-V
3 48 (12.21%) vSphere
4 27 (6.87%) Virtual Machines
5 26 (6.62%) XenApp
6 19 (4.83%) Docker
6 19 (4.83%) Firmware
6 19 (4.83%) Virtual Servers
7 18 (4.58%) Terminal Services
8 17 (4.33%) VMware Workstation
9 15 (3.82%) VirtualBox
10 14 (3.56%) XenDesktop
11 13 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (2.80%) XenServer
13 9 (2.29%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (2.29%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.76%) NFS
15 2 (0.51%) vCloud
15 2 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (11.20%) SCCM
2 29 (7.38%) Backup Exec
3 27 (6.87%) SCOM
4 22 (5.60%) SCVMM
5 18 (4.58%) Nagios
5 18 (4.58%) Puppet
6 17 (4.33%) Kubernetes
7 15 (3.82%) Consul
7 15 (3.82%) Docker Swarm
7 15 (3.82%) Mesos
7 15 (3.82%) NetBackup
7 15 (3.82%) StatsD
7 15 (3.82%) Terraform
8 12 (3.05%) EdgeSight
9 7 (1.78%) Ansible
10 6 (1.53%) AirWatch
10 6 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (1.53%) ZABBIX
11 4 (1.02%) vRealize
12 3 (0.76%) Icinga
Vendors
1 393 (100.00%) VMware
2 230 (58.52%) Microsoft
3 164 (41.73%) Citrix
4 104 (26.46%) Cisco
5 92 (23.41%) NetApp
6 67 (17.05%) HP
7 47 (11.96%) EMC
8 43 (10.94%) IBM
9 37 (9.41%) CheckPoint
10 35 (8.91%) Dell
10 35 (8.91%) Oracle
11 27 (6.87%) Juniper
12 26 (6.62%) Red Hat
13 25 (6.36%) Veeam
14 22 (5.60%) New Relic
15 21 (5.34%) BMC
16 20 (5.09%) 3PAR
17 17 (4.33%) SonicWALL
18 14 (3.56%) SolarWinds
18 14 (3.56%) Symantec
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car All + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + £5000 car allowance + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £23,612 to £25,198 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
greywood
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago