Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 30 36
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 571 742 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.61% 6.42% 5.84%
As % of the Vendors category 12.14% 13.92% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 476 550 574
West Midlands median annual salary £36,875 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.43% -4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,186 £24,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £62,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4702 5330 5123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.22% 46.09% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3655 3918 4259
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Birmingham -14 261 £38,750 +3.33% 8
Warwickshire +7 49 £34,500 +7.81% 5
Coventry 0 48 £36,000 -15.29% 6
Staffordshire -2 44 £32,000 -8.57% 6
Worcestershire +17 42 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Solihull 0 38 £29,500 +1.72% 5
Shropshire +23 37 £35,000 +11.11% 5
Halesowen -28 12 - - 1
Herefordshire -10 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Wolverhampton +1 4 £33,000 -1.49%
Walsall -3 4 £34,750 +12.10%
West Bromwich -4 3 £22,500 -47.06%
Wednesbury - 3 £36,000 -
Sutton Coldfield +9 1 £42,500 +14.86%
Dudley -7 1 £42,500 +60.38%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 429 (75.13%) Windows
2 380 (66.55%) Microsoft
3 367 (64.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 323 (56.57%) Active Directory
5 233 (40.81%) Windows Server
6 207 (36.25%) Citrix
7 192 (33.63%) Hyper-V
8 156 (27.32%) Firewall
9 152 (26.62%) ITIL
10 148 (25.92%) MS Exchange
11 142 (24.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 140 (24.52%) Data Centre
13 131 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
14 129 (22.59%) Microsoft Azure
15 128 (22.42%) SAN
16 120 (21.02%) Microsoft Certification
17 118 (20.67%) Office 365
18 109 (19.09%) Cisco
19 93 (16.29%) SQL
19 93 (16.29%) PowerShell
20 92 (16.11%) SCCM
20 92 (16.11%) Linux
20 92 (16.11%) MCSE
21 90 (15.76%) NetApp
22 89 (15.59%) DNS
23 72 (12.61%) Windows 10
24 71 (12.43%) WAN
25 70 (12.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 68 (11.91%) Microsoft Office
26 68 (11.91%) vSphere

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
1 148 (25.92%) MS Exchange
2 59 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (7.71%) SharePoint
4 41 (7.18%) IIS
5 39 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (5.78%) Skype for Business
7 23 (4.03%) Apache
8 11 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.70%) CMS
11 4 (0.70%) nginx
12 3 (0.53%) WordPress
13 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.35%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.18%) Drupal
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (11.91%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.70%) Acrobat
3 4 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.70%) RoboHelp
3 4 (0.70%) Snagit
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.35%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.35%) CATIA
5 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.35%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 129 (22.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (20.67%) Office 365
3 59 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (3.50%) IaaS
5 14 (2.45%) PaaS
6 13 (2.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.40%) G Suite
8 7 (1.23%) SaaS
9 4 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.70%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.35%) Datadog
10 2 (0.35%) Yammer
11 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.18%) Slack
11 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 156 (27.32%) Firewall
2 128 (22.42%) SAN
3 89 (15.59%) DNS
4 71 (12.43%) WAN
5 67 (11.73%) TCP/IP
6 65 (11.38%) LAN
7 59 (10.33%) DHCP
8 37 (6.48%) VPN
9 31 (5.43%) NAS
9 31 (5.43%) VoIP
10 23 (4.03%) VLAN
11 18 (3.15%) Skype
12 17 (2.98%) Remote Desktop
13 16 (2.80%) Wireless
14 15 (2.63%) MPLS
15 14 (2.45%) DDNS
15 14 (2.45%) SSL
16 13 (2.28%) Fibre Channel
17 12 (2.10%) Network Security
18 9 (1.58%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.55%) MySQL
3 13 (2.28%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (0.70%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.53%) DB2
7 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.18%) MS Access
9 1 (0.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (2.63%) InstallShield
1 15 (2.63%) MSI
2 9 (1.58%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.53%) JIRA
5 3 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.35%) AccuRev
6 2 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.35%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.35%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.18%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.18%) jMock
7 1 (0.18%) JUnit
7 1 (0.18%) Maven
7 1 (0.18%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.18%) Subversion
7 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (5.78%) Finance
2 22 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 13 (2.28%) Legal
3 13 (2.28%) Retail
4 12 (2.10%) Games
4 12 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.93%) Advertising
5 11 (1.93%) Publishing
6 8 (1.40%) Marketing
7 7 (1.23%) Law
8 5 (0.88%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.35%) Back Office
9 2 (0.35%) Banking
9 2 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (20.84%) Analyst
2 98 (17.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 66 (11.56%) Support Engineer
4 56 (9.81%) Support Analyst
5 47 (8.23%) IT Support
6 43 (7.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 34 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 34 (5.95%) IT Engineer
8 33 (5.78%) Consultant
9 30 (5.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 30 (5.25%) Server Support
10 29 (5.08%) Technical Support
11 26 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
11 26 (4.55%) Architect
12 25 (4.38%) Technical Analyst
13 24 (4.20%) Infrastructure Support
14 20 (3.50%) IT Manager
14 20 (3.50%) Server Engineer
15 19 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
15 19 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.33%) .NET
2 17 (2.98%) HTML
3 12 (2.10%) HTML5
4 11 (1.93%) Apache Flex
4 11 (1.93%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 9 (1.58%) WAP
6 7 (1.23%) COM
7 6 (1.05%) CSS
7 6 (1.05%) Web Services
8 5 (0.88%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.53%) SOAP
10 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.35%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (0.35%) Middleware
10 2 (0.35%) REST
10 2 (0.35%) WSH
10 2 (0.35%) XML
11 1 (0.18%) Laravel
11 1 (0.18%) PowerMock
11 1 (0.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 140 (24.52%) Data Centre
2 44 (7.71%) Management Information System
3 39 (6.83%) Driving Licence
4 34 (5.95%) Enterprise Storage
5 32 (5.60%) Clustering
6 23 (4.03%) Public Cloud
7 16 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.80%) Private Cloud
8 15 (2.63%) CMDB
9 11 (1.93%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.93%) Mobile Games
9 11 (1.93%) Replication
10 9 (1.58%) Handset
11 8 (1.40%) BBC
12 7 (1.23%) EPoS
12 7 (1.23%) PKI
12 7 (1.23%) RSA SecurID
13 6 (1.05%) Blackberry
13 6 (1.05%) iPad
13 6 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 429 (75.13%) Windows
2 233 (40.81%) Windows Server
3 142 (24.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 131 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 92 (16.11%) Linux
6 72 (12.61%) Windows 10
7 62 (10.86%) Windows 7
8 53 (9.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (4.90%) Windows 8
10 26 (4.55%) Unix
11 17 (2.98%) Android
12 16 (2.80%) Apple iOS
13 14 (2.45%) CentOS
14 9 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.40%) Windows Vista
15 8 (1.40%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.70%) Fedora
16 4 (0.70%) HPUX
16 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (26.62%) ITIL
2 52 (9.11%) Project Management
3 47 (8.23%) Service Delivery
4 43 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (7.53%) Line Management
5 39 (6.83%) Presales
6 38 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 35 (6.13%) Service Management
9 33 (5.78%) Problem Management
10 32 (5.60%) Configuration Management
11 30 (5.25%) Incident Management
12 29 (5.08%) Change Management
13 27 (4.73%) Root Cause Analysis
14 26 (4.55%) PRINCE2
15 24 (4.20%) Business Continuity
16 23 (4.03%) Information Security
17 22 (3.85%) IT Strategy
18 21 (3.68%) Application Packaging
18 21 (3.68%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 93 (16.29%) PowerShell
1 93 (16.29%) SQL
2 41 (7.18%) VBScript
3 25 (4.38%) Bash Shell
4 22 (3.85%) Java
4 22 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 21 (3.68%) Python
6 18 (3.15%) PHP
7 17 (2.98%) C#
8 16 (2.80%) C++
9 14 (2.45%) Perl
10 13 (2.28%) Ruby
11 11 (1.93%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.93%) VB
12 9 (1.58%) C
13 4 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.35%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.18%) JCL
16 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 120 (21.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (16.11%) MCSE
3 70 (12.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 61 (10.68%) MCSA
5 51 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (7.71%) CCNA
7 39 (6.83%) Degree
8 36 (6.30%) MCITP
9 27 (4.73%) Security Cleared
10 23 (4.03%) CCNP
11 22 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
11 22 (3.85%) MCP
12 21 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
13 13 (2.28%) Master's Degree
14 11 (1.93%) SC Cleared
15 10 (1.75%) CCA
16 9 (1.58%) CISSP
16 9 (1.58%) ISEB
16 9 (1.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.13%) SLA
2 28 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.93%) COBIT
4 9 (1.58%) GPG13
5 4 (0.70%) BS25999
5 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 367 (64.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 323 (56.57%) Active Directory
3 192 (33.63%) Hyper-V
4 68 (11.91%) vSphere
5 44 (7.71%) XenApp
6 43 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (3.85%) XenDesktop
8 20 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (3.50%) Virtual Servers
8 20 (3.50%) VMware Workstation
9 19 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (2.98%) Docker
11 12 (2.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (1.58%) UAG
13 7 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
13 7 (1.23%) VMware Server
14 6 (1.05%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.70%) Postfix
16 3 (0.53%) BitLocker
16 3 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 92 (16.11%) SCCM
2 44 (7.71%) SCOM
3 37 (6.48%) Backup Exec
4 29 (5.08%) WSUS
5 22 (3.85%) SCVMM
6 18 (3.15%) vCenter Server
7 17 (2.98%) Ansible
7 17 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 15 (2.63%) Puppet
9 12 (2.10%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (1.93%) Salt
11 10 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (1.05%) AirWatch
12 6 (1.05%) SCOrch
13 5 (0.88%) MOM
13 5 (0.88%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.88%) QRadar
14 4 (0.70%) Nagios
14 4 (0.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 380 (66.55%) Microsoft
2 207 (36.25%) Citrix
3 109 (19.09%) Cisco
4 90 (15.76%) NetApp
5 64 (11.21%) Veeam
6 59 (10.33%) HP
7 54 (9.46%) Dell
8 44 (7.71%) EMC
9 38 (6.65%) EqualLogic
10 28 (4.90%) BMC
11 26 (4.55%) Juniper
12 25 (4.38%) SolarWinds
13 23 (4.03%) Red Hat
13 23 (4.03%) Sophos
14 21 (3.68%) CheckPoint
15 20 (3.50%) 3PAR
16 18 (3.15%) F5
16 18 (3.15%) Oracle
17 17 (2.98%) IBM
18 16 (2.80%) Symantec