The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.72% 6.96% 2.64%
As % of the System Software category 44.74% 79.41% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £60,000 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
VMware Infrastructure
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.79% 8.76% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 33
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Citrix
2 17 (65.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
5 10 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
6 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (30.77%) MCSE
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
9 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
9 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) MCP
9 6 (23.08%) Intel
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (23.08%) XenApp
9 6 (23.08%) vSphere
10 5 (19.23%) VCP5
10 5 (19.23%) High Availability
10 5 (19.23%) MCSA
10 5 (19.23%) MS Excel

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) FTP
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Server Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Server Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
1 10 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) High Availability
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Logistics
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (30.77%) MCSE
4 6 (23.08%) MCP
5 5 (19.23%) VCP5
5 5 (19.23%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) MCTS
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) VCDX
6 1 (3.85%) NCDA
6 1 (3.85%) NCIE
6 1 (3.85%) VCAP
6 1 (3.85%) VTSP
6 1 (3.85%) CCSP
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) CCIP
6 1 (3.85%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
3 6 (23.08%) XenApp
3 6 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (7.69%) UAG
4 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Xen
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) VMFS
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) vCloud
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Citrix
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Intel
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 3 (11.54%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) Veeam
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) McAfee
8 1 (3.85%) Lotus