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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 22 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 26 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.56% 5.84% 2.91%
As % of the System Software category 52.00% 33.33% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 8
Average salary £45,250 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.28% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £58,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
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
50 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.38% 17.52% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 27
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (80.00%) Citrix
3 39 (78.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
5 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 24 (48.00%) Windows
6 24 (48.00%) MS Exchange
7 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
7 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (46.00%) vSphere
8 22 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (42.00%) XenApp
9 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (42.00%) MCSE
9 21 (42.00%) VMware ESX
9 21 (42.00%) Intel
10 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (38.00%) MCSA
11 19 (38.00%) ITIL
12 18 (36.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (36.00%) Incident Management
12 18 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
12 18 (36.00%) VCP5
13 17 (34.00%) MCP
14 15 (30.00%) Server Building
15 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
15 10 (20.00%) Network Security

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 24 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
3 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Network Security
2 7 (14.00%) WAN
3 5 (10.00%) LAN
4 3 (6.00%) SAN
5 2 (4.00%) Internet
5 2 (4.00%) MPLS
5 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) VLAN
5 2 (4.00%) SMTP
5 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Consultant
2 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Server Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 9 (18.00%) Server Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Architect
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Server Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Technician
8 1 (2.00%) Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) J2EE
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
1 2 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) ITIL
2 18 (36.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (36.00%) Incident Management
2 18 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (30.00%) Server Building
4 9 (18.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 7 (14.00%) Time Management
6 7 (14.00%) High Availability
7 5 (10.00%) Line Management
7 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (78.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (42.00%) MCSE
3 19 (38.00%) MCSA
4 18 (36.00%) VCP5
5 17 (34.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) VCP4
7 1 (2.00%) MCTS
7 1 (2.00%) CCDE
7 1 (2.00%) CCIE
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (46.00%) vSphere
3 21 (42.00%) XenApp
3 21 (42.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (80.00%) Citrix
3 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.00%) Intel
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) CommVault
6 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.00%) FalconStor