The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 36 28
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8  
Permanent jobs citing VMware 258 352 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.37% 5.71% 6.90%
As % of the Vendors category 12.42% 12.74% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 208 277 306
Median salary £36,250 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.84% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2078 2762 2411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.26% 44.81% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 2164 2028
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the West Midlands

VMware
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for VMware in the West Midlands

VMware
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware in the West Midlands

VMware
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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 -23 97 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Warwickshire +33 48 £35,625 +0.35% 6
Shropshire +16 27 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Worcestershire -19 22 £39,250 +20.76%
Coventry +3 19 £34,500 -14.81% 3
Staffordshire -5 17 £30,250 -13.57% 3
Solihull -11 12 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Dudley -2 1 £17,500 -56.25%
Sutton Coldfield -2 1 £62,000 +3.33%
Wolverhampton -3 1 £31,000 -22.50% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £48,500 -
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 379 (59.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 369 (58.11%) Windows
3 347 (54.65%) Microsoft
4 336 (52.91%) Active Directory
5 262 (41.26%) Citrix
6 229 (36.06%) MS Excel
7 226 (35.59%) Windows Server
8 195 (30.71%) Data Centre
9 185 (29.13%) Cisco
10 175 (27.56%) MS Exchange
11 153 (24.09%) Hyper-V
12 140 (22.05%) ITIL
13 138 (21.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 132 (20.79%) Linux
15 129 (20.31%) NetApp
16 114 (17.95%) SQL
17 108 (17.01%) SAN
18 105 (16.54%) Microsoft Azure
19 102 (16.06%) Firewall
20 98 (15.43%) Service Delivery
21 97 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
22 96 (15.12%) DNS
23 87 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
24 76 (11.97%) Office 365
25 73 (11.50%) Windows 7
26 70 (11.02%) HP
27 69 (10.87%) SQL Server
27 69 (10.87%) DHCP
28 68 (10.71%) WAN
29 67 (10.55%) MCSE

VMware
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
1 175 (27.56%) MS Exchange
2 58 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (6.77%) IIS
5 24 (3.78%) SharePoint
6 22 (3.46%) Skype for Business
7 19 (2.99%) Apache
8 13 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.26%) nginx
10 5 (0.79%) Site Server
11 3 (0.47%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.47%) SAS
12 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 229 (36.06%) MS Excel
2 41 (6.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 12 (1.89%) NetSuite
2 8 (1.26%) Magento
3 6 (0.94%) Sentinel
4 5 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 105 (16.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (11.97%) Office 365
3 63 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (5.98%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (4.09%) IaaS
7 22 (3.46%) PaaS
8 15 (2.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.94%) G Suite
10 5 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.79%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.79%) SaaS
11 3 (0.47%) Intacct
12 2 (0.31%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.31%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 108 (17.01%) SAN
2 102 (16.06%) Firewall
3 96 (15.12%) DNS
4 69 (10.87%) DHCP
5 68 (10.71%) WAN
6 65 (10.24%) LAN
7 54 (8.50%) TCP/IP
8 46 (7.24%) VLAN
9 45 (7.09%) Network Security
10 44 (6.93%) VPN
11 41 (6.46%) NAS
12 25 (3.94%) Remote Desktop
12 25 (3.94%) Wireless
13 24 (3.78%) Cisco IOS
14 22 (3.46%) VoIP
15 18 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (2.83%) MPLS
15 18 (2.83%) NetScaler
16 16 (2.52%) IPv4
17 15 (2.36%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.30%) MySQL
3 27 (4.25%) DB2
4 13 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.63%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.47%) Big Data
7 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.16%) GIS
8 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (3.46%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.36%) Vagrant
4 9 (1.42%) DbUnit
4 9 (1.42%) jMock
4 9 (1.42%) JUnit
4 9 (1.42%) Maven
4 9 (1.42%) Mockito
4 9 (1.42%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.31%) GoCD
5 2 (0.31%) JIRA
6 1 (0.16%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.16%) Ant
6 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.16%) FogBugz
6 1 (0.16%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.16%) Subversion
6 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (8.03%) Finance
2 41 (6.46%) Retail
3 32 (5.04%) Publishing
4 20 (3.15%) Advertising
5 6 (0.94%) Back Office
5 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 6 (0.94%) Marketing
6 5 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.63%) Games
8 3 (0.47%) Automotive
8 3 (0.47%) Electronics
9 2 (0.31%) Billing
9 2 (0.31%) French Language
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 101 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 62 (9.76%) Support Engineer
3 56 (8.82%) Architect
4 43 (6.77%) IT Engineer
5 40 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 39 (6.14%) Analyst
7 36 (5.67%) IT Support
8 34 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 34 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
9 33 (5.20%) Network Engineer
10 32 (5.04%) VMware Engineer
11 29 (4.57%) Operations Manager
11 29 (4.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 29 (4.57%) Technical Manager
12 28 (4.41%) Storage Engineer
13 27 (4.25%) 3rd Line Support
13 27 (4.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 26 (4.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 26 (4.09%) IT Manager
15 25 (3.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.98%) Web Services
2 24 (3.78%) RESTful
3 17 (2.68%) HTML
4 15 (2.36%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (2.36%) HornetQ
4 15 (2.36%) JMS
4 15 (2.36%) Kafka
4 15 (2.36%) Node.js
5 12 (1.89%) .NET
6 9 (1.42%) J2EE
6 9 (1.42%) PowerMock
6 9 (1.42%) REST
6 9 (1.42%) SOAP
6 9 (1.42%) Spring
7 8 (1.26%) Ajax
7 8 (1.26%) CSS
7 8 (1.26%) jBPM
7 8 (1.26%) jQuery
7 8 (1.26%) JSON
7 8 (1.26%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 195 (30.71%) Data Centre
2 35 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 33 (5.20%) CMDB
5 25 (3.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 19 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.68%) Driving Licence
8 16 (2.52%) Clustering
9 14 (2.20%) Private Cloud
10 12 (1.89%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.10%) iPad
12 6 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.94%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.79%) EPoS
13 5 (0.79%) Fintech
14 4 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 4 (0.63%) iPhone
14 4 (0.63%) NHS
15 3 (0.47%) FlexPod
15 3 (0.47%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 369 (58.11%) Windows
2 226 (35.59%) Windows Server
3 138 (21.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 132 (20.79%) Linux
5 97 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (11.50%) Windows 7
7 49 (7.72%) Windows 8
8 48 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 46 (7.24%) Unix
10 42 (6.61%) Windows 10
11 17 (2.68%) CentOS
11 17 (2.68%) Ubuntu
12 12 (1.89%) Mac OS
12 12 (1.89%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.26%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.26%) SUSE
13 8 (1.26%) VyOS
14 7 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.94%) Android
16 5 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (22.05%) ITIL
2 98 (15.43%) Service Delivery
3 57 (8.98%) Project Management
4 49 (7.72%) Presales
5 42 (6.61%) Line Management
6 41 (6.46%) Software Engineering
7 37 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 37 (5.83%) PRINCE2
8 36 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (5.51%) IT Strategy
9 35 (5.51%) Service Management
10 34 (5.35%) Capacity Planning
10 34 (5.35%) Problem Management
11 31 (4.88%) Process Improvement
12 29 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 28 (4.41%) ITIL V3
14 27 (4.25%) Customer Requirements
15 26 (4.09%) Trend Analysis
16 25 (3.94%) TOGAF
17 24 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 114 (17.95%) SQL
2 43 (6.77%) Java
3 26 (4.09%) PowerShell
4 24 (3.78%) JavaScript
5 22 (3.46%) Bash Shell
6 20 (3.15%) Python
7 15 (2.36%) Groovy
7 15 (2.36%) Ruby
7 15 (2.36%) Scala
8 9 (1.42%) PHP
8 9 (1.42%) VBScript
9 7 (1.10%) VB
10 6 (0.94%) C#
11 5 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.63%) C
12 4 (0.63%) Jython
13 3 (0.47%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.16%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.16%) Perl
14 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (10.55%) MCSE
3 57 (8.98%) Degree
4 56 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (8.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 42 (6.61%) CCNA
7 37 (5.83%) Security Cleared
8 29 (4.57%) CCNP
9 21 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (3.31%) MCSA
9 21 (3.31%) SC Cleared
10 19 (2.99%) ISEB
10 19 (2.99%) MCITP
10 19 (2.99%) PMI Certification
10 19 (2.99%) PMP
11 17 (2.68%) MCP
12 14 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 14 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (2.20%) LPIC
13 11 (1.73%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.29%) SLA
2 14 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.63%) QA
6 2 (0.31%) BS25999
6 2 (0.31%) DICOM
6 2 (0.31%) HL7
7 1 (0.16%) GPG13
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) ISO22301
System Software
1 379 (59.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 336 (52.91%) Active Directory
3 153 (24.09%) Hyper-V
4 54 (8.50%) vSphere
5 33 (5.20%) XenApp
6 24 (3.78%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (2.99%) Docker
7 19 (2.99%) Firmware
7 19 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (2.83%) VMware Workstation
9 15 (2.36%) Terminal Services
9 15 (2.36%) VirtualBox
9 15 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (2.36%) XenDesktop
10 13 (2.05%) VMware ESX
11 11 (1.73%) XenServer
12 10 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.63%) vCloud
15 3 (0.47%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 58 (9.13%) SCCM
2 33 (5.20%) Nagios
2 33 (5.20%) SCOM
3 29 (4.57%) Backup Exec
4 19 (2.99%) Puppet
4 19 (2.99%) SCVMM
5 17 (2.68%) Kubernetes
6 15 (2.36%) Consul
6 15 (2.36%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (2.36%) Mesos
6 15 (2.36%) NetBackup
6 15 (2.36%) StatsD
6 15 (2.36%) Terraform
7 12 (1.89%) EdgeSight
8 7 (1.10%) Ansible
9 6 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.94%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.79%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.79%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 347 (54.65%) Microsoft
2 262 (41.26%) Citrix
3 185 (29.13%) Cisco
4 129 (20.31%) NetApp
5 70 (11.02%) HP
6 64 (10.08%) EMC
7 48 (7.56%) IBM
8 44 (6.93%) SolarWinds
9 42 (6.61%) CheckPoint
10 41 (6.46%) Oracle
11 38 (5.98%) 3PAR
12 35 (5.51%) Dell
13 31 (4.88%) Red Hat
14 26 (4.09%) Juniper
15 25 (3.94%) SonicWALL
15 25 (3.94%) Veeam
16 22 (3.46%) New Relic
17 19 (2.99%) BMC
17 19 (2.99%) Symantec
18 16 (2.52%) ProCurve
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Posted: 2 hours ago
Herefordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + MORE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BONUS + Paid for Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, 28 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Morson International
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Pensio, Heath + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke on Trent
greywood
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £23,612 to £25,198 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago