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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 79 69
Rank change year-on-year -12 -10  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 154 186 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.98% 2.99% 3.86%
As % of the System Software category 26.97% 27.23% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 116 136 185
Median salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.41% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £55,000 £63,500
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 571 683 561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.04% 10.98% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 470 561 488
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 0 93 £37,500 -11.76% 9
Worcestershire +8 15 £31,000 -20.00% 2
Warwickshire +12 14 £40,000 +20.30% 2
Staffordshire +22 11 £29,750 -0.83% 4
Solihull -10 8 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Coventry -14 4 £36,500 -27.00% 2
Wolverhampton - 4 £33,750 -
Walsall +6 3 £36,500 +13.17%
Shropshire -2 2 £36,250 -3.33% 3
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 296 (100.00%) VMware
2 195 (65.88%) Microsoft
3 188 (63.51%) Windows
4 167 (56.42%) Active Directory
5 122 (41.22%) Hyper-V
6 116 (39.19%) Data Centre
7 109 (36.82%) Citrix
8 108 (36.49%) Windows Server
9 86 (29.05%) ITIL
10 81 (27.36%) Linux
11 80 (27.03%) SQL
12 76 (25.68%) Cisco
13 72 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 69 (23.31%) NetApp
15 66 (22.30%) MCSE
16 63 (21.28%) HP
17 61 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
17 61 (20.61%) Microsoft Azure
18 60 (20.27%) MS Exchange
19 56 (18.92%) Firewall
20 54 (18.24%) SCCM
21 52 (17.57%) DNS
21 52 (17.57%) SAN
22 50 (16.89%) Backup Exec
23 45 (15.20%) Degree
24 44 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
25 43 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
25 43 (14.53%) SharePoint
26 42 (14.19%) SQL Server
26 42 (14.19%) IIS

VMware Infrastructure
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 60 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 43 (14.53%) SharePoint
3 42 (14.19%) IIS
4 16 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (5.41%) Skype for Business
5 11 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.36%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.01%) SAS
10 2 (0.68%) Apache
10 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.68%) nginx
11 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.34%) Site Server
11 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Sentinel
2 3 (1.01%) Workfront
3 2 (0.68%) Magento
3 2 (0.68%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 61 (20.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (13.18%) Office 365
4 19 (6.42%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (6.08%) IaaS
6 15 (5.07%) PaaS
7 10 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (3.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (2.70%) SaaS
10 5 (1.69%) G Suite
11 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.68%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.34%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (18.92%) Firewall
2 52 (17.57%) DNS
2 52 (17.57%) SAN
3 37 (12.50%) LAN
4 35 (11.82%) DHCP
5 32 (10.81%) WAN
6 25 (8.45%) TCP/IP
7 24 (8.11%) VPN
8 22 (7.43%) NAS
9 20 (6.76%) Network Security
10 17 (5.74%) VLAN
11 16 (5.41%) SSL
12 15 (5.07%) iSCSI
12 15 (5.07%) WLAN
13 13 (4.39%) Wireless
14 12 (4.05%) Internet
15 11 (3.72%) VoIP
16 8 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (2.70%) NetScaler
17 6 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.74%) MySQL
3 16 (5.41%) DB2
4 15 (5.07%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.05%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.68%) Big Data
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (3.72%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.04%) Vagrant
3 7 (2.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.68%) DbUnit
4 2 (0.68%) GoCD
4 2 (0.68%) jMock
4 2 (0.68%) JUnit
4 2 (0.68%) Maven
4 2 (0.68%) Mockito
4 2 (0.68%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.34%) FogBugz
5 1 (0.34%) JIRA
5 1 (0.34%) Subversion
5 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (10.47%) Finance
2 29 (9.80%) Retail
3 26 (8.78%) Publishing
4 8 (2.70%) Back Office
4 8 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.01%) Advertising
5 3 (1.01%) Automotive
5 3 (1.01%) Games
5 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.68%) French Language
6 2 (0.68%) Law
6 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (9.80%) Analyst
3 27 (9.12%) IT Support
3 27 (9.12%) Support Engineer
4 22 (7.43%) IT Engineer
5 20 (6.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (6.42%) Architect
6 19 (6.42%) Support Analyst
7 16 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (5.41%) Technical Support
8 15 (5.07%) Administrator
8 15 (5.07%) Consultant
8 15 (5.07%) IT Analyst
8 15 (5.07%) IT Manager
8 15 (5.07%) IT Support Analyst
8 15 (5.07%) Network Engineer
9 14 (4.73%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (4.73%) Technical Analyst
9 14 (4.73%) Technical Specialist
10 13 (4.39%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.45%) Web Services
2 11 (3.72%) RESTful
3 9 (3.04%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (3.04%) HornetQ
3 9 (3.04%) HTML
3 9 (3.04%) JMS
3 9 (3.04%) Kafka
3 9 (3.04%) Node.js
4 4 (1.35%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.01%) .NET
6 2 (0.68%) COM
6 2 (0.68%) CSS
6 2 (0.68%) J2EE
6 2 (0.68%) jQuery
6 2 (0.68%) JSON
6 2 (0.68%) LAMP
6 2 (0.68%) PowerMock
6 2 (0.68%) REST
6 2 (0.68%) SOAP
6 2 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 116 (39.19%) Data Centre
2 27 (9.12%) CMDB
3 26 (8.78%) Computer Science
3 26 (8.78%) Driving Licence
4 14 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.73%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.03%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.35%) NHS
8 3 (1.01%) Online Games
9 2 (0.68%) Clustering
9 2 (0.68%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.68%) Fintech
9 2 (0.68%) Replication
10 1 (0.34%) EPoS
10 1 (0.34%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.34%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 188 (63.51%) Windows
2 108 (36.49%) Windows Server
3 81 (27.36%) Linux
4 61 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (8.45%) Windows 7
7 20 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.41%) Windows 10
8 16 (5.41%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.72%) Ubuntu
10 10 (3.38%) Unix
11 9 (3.04%) Android
11 9 (3.04%) Apple iOS
11 9 (3.04%) CentOS
11 9 (3.04%) Windows Vista
12 6 (2.03%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.03%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.35%) HPUX
15 2 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.05%) ITIL
2 41 (13.85%) Service Delivery
3 37 (12.50%) Line Management
4 36 (12.16%) Project Management
5 35 (11.82%) Presales
6 31 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (10.47%) Software Engineering
7 28 (9.46%) IT Strategy
8 26 (8.78%) Capacity Planning
8 26 (8.78%) Root Cause Analysis
9 24 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 22 (7.43%) Service Management
11 20 (6.76%) Problem Management
12 19 (6.42%) TOGAF
13 18 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (6.08%) High Availability
13 18 (6.08%) ITIL V3
14 16 (5.41%) DevOps
15 15 (5.07%) CRM
15 15 (5.07%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 80 (27.03%) SQL
2 33 (11.15%) Bash Shell
3 31 (10.47%) PowerShell
4 18 (6.08%) VBScript
5 17 (5.74%) Python
6 15 (5.07%) Java
7 12 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.04%) Groovy
8 9 (3.04%) Ruby
8 9 (3.04%) Scala
9 5 (1.69%) VB
10 4 (1.35%) Jython
10 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.01%) PHP
12 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.34%) C#
13 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (22.30%) MCSE
3 45 (15.20%) Degree
4 39 (13.18%) MCSA
4 39 (13.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 28 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (8.11%) CCNA
7 23 (7.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 20 (6.76%) MCITP
9 19 (6.42%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (5.07%) CCNP
10 15 (5.07%) Security Cleared
11 14 (4.73%) ISEB
11 14 (4.73%) MCP
11 14 (4.73%) PMI Certification
11 14 (4.73%) PMP
12 13 (4.39%) BPSS Clearance
12 13 (4.39%) LPIC
13 10 (3.38%) Master's Degree
14 6 (2.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.76%) SLA
2 14 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (2.03%) BS25999
4 6 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 167 (56.42%) Active Directory
2 122 (41.22%) Hyper-V
3 41 (13.85%) vSphere
4 23 (7.77%) Virtual Servers
5 21 (7.09%) Firmware
6 19 (6.42%) VMware Workstation
7 17 (5.74%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (4.73%) XenApp
9 11 (3.72%) Docker
9 11 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (3.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (3.04%) VirtualBox
12 8 (2.70%) XenServer
13 6 (2.03%) XenDesktop
14 4 (1.35%) NFS
15 3 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (1.01%) ISA Server
15 3 (1.01%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.68%) vCloud
16 2 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (18.24%) SCCM
2 50 (16.89%) Backup Exec
3 26 (8.78%) SCOM
4 18 (6.08%) NetBackup
5 14 (4.73%) SCVMM
6 12 (4.05%) Nagios
6 12 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (3.72%) Kubernetes
7 11 (3.72%) Puppet
8 10 (3.38%) WSUS
9 9 (3.04%) Consul
9 9 (3.04%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (3.04%) Mesos
9 9 (3.04%) StatsD
9 9 (3.04%) Terraform
10 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (2.03%) vCenter Server
10 6 (2.03%) ZABBIX
11 4 (1.35%) Ansible
11 4 (1.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 296 (100.00%) VMware
2 195 (65.88%) Microsoft
3 109 (36.82%) Citrix
4 76 (25.68%) Cisco
5 69 (23.31%) NetApp
6 63 (21.28%) HP
7 40 (13.51%) EMC
7 40 (13.51%) Veeam
8 38 (12.84%) IBM
9 37 (12.50%) Oracle
10 32 (10.81%) Dell
11 26 (8.78%) Red Hat
12 22 (7.43%) Juniper
13 20 (6.76%) 3PAR
14 16 (5.41%) CheckPoint
14 16 (5.41%) New Relic
15 14 (4.73%) BMC
15 14 (4.73%) SAP
16 12 (4.05%) McAfee
16 12 (4.05%) Symantec
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £39000 per annum + Great benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Talendrone.com
Salary: 25K - 28K GBP / Year
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Electro-comm
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Midcounties Cooperative
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Rugby Borough Council
Salary: From £27,668 to £31,601 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago