The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for VMware Workstation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 232 219
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 14 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.097% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 2.48% 0.88% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 10
Median salary £52,500 £63,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +2.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.95% -2.66%  

VMware Workstation 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 564 681 567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.05% 11.01% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 465 563 493
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in the West Midlands

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for VMware Workstation in the West Midlands

VMware Workstation
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Workstation in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the West Midlands

VMware Workstation
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 Workstation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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 +13 10 £52,500 -19.23%
Worcestershire - 4 £20,500 -
VMware Workstation
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
2 15 (78.95%) 3PAR
2 15 (78.95%) Skype for Business
2 15 (78.95%) EMC
2 15 (78.95%) NetApp
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM
6 1 (5.26%) SCOM
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell

VMware Workstation
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 15 (78.95%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 4 (21.05%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (21.05%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Healthcare Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) 3PAR
2 15 (78.95%) EMC
2 15 (78.95%) NetApp
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle