The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 25 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.98% 4.98% 5.00%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 33.33% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

System Software Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.94% 14.94% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 44
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £23,486
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Aberdeen

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
6 4 (44.44%) Citrix
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) LAN
6 4 (44.44%) WAN
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL
6 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (33.33%) SAN
7 3 (33.33%) HP
7 3 (33.33%) EMC
7 3 (33.33%) MCITP
7 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 2 (22.22%) Advertising
8 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (22.22%) Firewall
8 2 (22.22%) DNS
8 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
8 2 (22.22%) DHCP
8 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 2 (22.22%) Linux

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) Sophos
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp