The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 19 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.01% 4.18% 6.97%
As % of the System Software category 47.50% 29.27% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 14
Average salary £37,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.32% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £34,650 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £47,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.76% 14.29% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 21
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Bedfordshire

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 28 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (82.22%) Windows
3 35 (77.78%) DNS
3 35 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 35 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (64.44%) VPN
5 29 (64.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (62.22%) MCSE
6 28 (62.22%) Firewall
7 26 (57.78%) TCP/IP
8 25 (55.56%) MS Exchange
9 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
10 23 (51.11%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (51.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (48.89%) SharePoint Server
11 22 (48.89%) SharePoint
12 21 (46.67%) IIS
12 21 (46.67%) SSL
12 21 (46.67%) Internet
12 21 (46.67%) Terminal Services
12 21 (46.67%) Windows 7
13 20 (44.44%) Windows Vista
13 20 (44.44%) Cisco
13 20 (44.44%) Windows XP
13 20 (44.44%) HTTP
14 19 (42.22%) HTTPS
14 19 (42.22%) Network Security
15 18 (40.00%) ITIL
15 18 (40.00%) Active Directory

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 25 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 23 (51.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (51.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (48.89%) SharePoint Server
3 22 (48.89%) SharePoint
4 21 (46.67%) IIS
5 7 (15.56%) IBM Notes
5 7 (15.56%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (77.78%) DNS
2 29 (64.44%) VPN
3 28 (62.22%) Firewall
4 26 (57.78%) TCP/IP
5 21 (46.67%) SSL
5 21 (46.67%) Internet
6 20 (44.44%) HTTP
7 19 (42.22%) HTTPS
7 19 (42.22%) Network Security
8 15 (33.33%) VLAN
9 14 (31.11%) SAN
10 9 (20.00%) VRRP
11 8 (17.78%) VoIP
11 8 (17.78%) WAN
11 8 (17.78%) DHCP
12 7 (15.56%) LAN
13 6 (13.33%) Kerberos
13 6 (13.33%) IPsec
14 5 (11.11%) LDAP
15 3 (6.67%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (15.56%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Replication
2 8 (17.78%) Firmware
3 6 (13.33%) PKI
4 3 (6.67%) e-Health
4 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (64.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (46.67%) Windows 7
5 20 (44.44%) Windows Vista
5 20 (44.44%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.67%) Android
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Change Control
3 7 (15.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.22%) Logistics
8 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.56%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (62.22%) MCSE
3 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (37.78%) MCP
4 16 (35.56%) CCNA
5 15 (33.33%) CCSP
5 15 (33.33%) CCNP
5 15 (33.33%) CCIP
6 11 (24.44%) MCSA
7 10 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (20.00%) MCITP
9 4 (8.89%) Degree
10 3 (6.67%) CCA
10 3 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (4.44%) VCP5
11 2 (4.44%) NCDA
11 2 (4.44%) NCIE
11 2 (4.44%) VCAP
11 2 (4.44%) VTSP
11 2 (4.44%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) Terminal Services
2 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (37.78%) ISA Server
4 16 (35.56%) Forefront TMG
4 16 (35.56%) UAG
5 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (13.33%) NFS
6 6 (13.33%) vSphere
6 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.67%) VMware Server
7 3 (6.67%) VMFS
7 3 (6.67%) vCloud
7 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) MOM
1 5 (11.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) Cisco
4 12 (26.67%) HP
5 9 (20.00%) Citrix
6 8 (17.78%) CA
7 7 (15.56%) Lotus
7 7 (15.56%) McAfee
8 6 (13.33%) Dell
9 5 (11.11%) IBM
9 5 (11.11%) NetApp
10 3 (6.67%) EMC
11 2 (4.44%) Intel
11 2 (4.44%) Veeam
12 1 (2.22%) Altiris
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