The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 60 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.24% 5.57% 5.91%
As % of the System Software category 46.88% 41.96% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 52 55 52
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,950 £61,250 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
128 143 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.18% 13.28% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 107 134 114
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 32 £36,000 +4.78% 3
Bedford -3 17 £37,000 -6.32% 5
Dunstable -5 2 £33,000 -40.00%
Shefford - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 124 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (76.61%) Windows
3 63 (50.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 53 (42.74%) Active Directory
5 53 (42.74%) SQL Server
6 51 (41.13%) MS Exchange
7 48 (38.71%) DNS
7 48 (38.71%) SAN
8 47 (37.90%) Citrix
8 47 (37.90%) MS Excel
9 45 (36.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 38 (30.65%) Firewall
10 38 (30.65%) TCP/IP
11 37 (29.84%) Cisco
11 37 (29.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 37 (29.84%) IIS
11 37 (29.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 36 (29.03%) MCSE
13 33 (26.61%) SQL
14 32 (25.81%) VPN
15 31 (25.00%) HP
15 31 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 29 (23.39%) Hyper-V
17 28 (22.58%) Windows 7
17 28 (22.58%) vSphere
18 26 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2007
19 24 (19.35%) ITIL
20 23 (18.55%) DHCP
20 23 (18.55%) Network Security

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 51 (41.13%) MS Exchange
2 37 (29.84%) IIS
3 31 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (18.55%) SharePoint Server
6 21 (16.94%) SharePoint
7 11 (8.87%) Apache
8 10 (8.06%) Lync
9 6 (4.84%) IBM Notes
9 6 (4.84%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 47 (37.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) SaaS
2 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.42%) Office 365
4 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (38.71%) DNS
1 48 (38.71%) SAN
2 38 (30.65%) Firewall
2 38 (30.65%) TCP/IP
3 32 (25.81%) VPN
4 23 (18.55%) DHCP
4 23 (18.55%) Network Security
5 21 (16.94%) Internet
6 20 (16.13%) SSL
7 18 (14.52%) HTTP
7 18 (14.52%) HTTPS
8 14 (11.29%) VLAN
9 13 (10.48%) WAN
9 13 (10.48%) LAN
9 13 (10.48%) iSCSI
10 9 (7.26%) VRRP
10 9 (7.26%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (4.84%) NAS
11 6 (4.84%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (42.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.29%) MySQL
3 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 10 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (21.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (11.29%) VMware Engineer
2 14 (11.29%) Server Support
3 13 (10.48%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (10.48%) Wintel Engineer
4 12 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 12 (9.68%) Analyst
5 9 (7.26%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (4.84%) Wintel Support
6 6 (4.84%) Network Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) Consultant
7 5 (4.03%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.03%) Administrator
8 4 (3.23%) Python Developer
8 4 (3.23%) Technical Support
8 4 (3.23%) Developer
8 4 (3.23%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) .NET
2 4 (3.23%) Django
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Replication
2 10 (8.06%) Firmware
3 6 (4.84%) PKI
4 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.42%) e-Health
6 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.61%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.81%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 95 (76.61%) Windows
2 63 (50.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (29.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (22.58%) Windows 7
5 19 (15.32%) Windows XP
5 19 (15.32%) Windows Vista
6 14 (11.29%) Linux
7 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.03%) UNIX
9 2 (1.61%) Android
9 2 (1.61%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (1.61%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.61%) Solaris
10 1 (0.81%) SUSE
10 1 (0.81%) Debian
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.35%) ITIL
2 18 (14.52%) Load Balancing
3 17 (13.71%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (7.26%) Change Control
6 8 (6.45%) Capacity Management
6 8 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.84%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.03%) Project Management
8 5 (4.03%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (4.03%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (3.23%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.23%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.23%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.42%) Change Management
10 3 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.61%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.61%) SQL
2 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.03%) Python
3 5 (4.03%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) AWK
5 1 (0.81%) Perl
5 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (36.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (29.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 36 (29.03%) MCSE
4 23 (18.55%) VCP5
5 20 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (15.32%) CCNA
6 19 (15.32%) MCP
7 16 (12.90%) MCITP
7 16 (12.90%) CCNP
8 15 (12.10%) MCSA
9 14 (11.29%) CCIP
9 14 (11.29%) CCSP
10 10 (8.06%) Degree
11 6 (4.84%) MCTS
12 5 (4.03%) NCDA
13 4 (3.23%) NCIE
13 4 (3.23%) VCAP
14 3 (2.42%) CCA
14 3 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (1.61%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (42.74%) Active Directory
2 29 (23.39%) Hyper-V
3 28 (22.58%) vSphere
4 20 (16.13%) Terminal Services
4 20 (16.13%) VMware ESX
5 17 (13.71%) ISA Server
6 16 (12.90%) VMware Server
7 15 (12.10%) Forefront TMG
7 15 (12.10%) UAG
8 13 (10.48%) XenServer
9 10 (8.06%) XenApp
9 10 (8.06%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (7.26%) NFS
11 7 (5.65%) XenDesktop
12 6 (4.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (4.84%) VMFS
12 6 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (3.23%) vCloud
14 2 (1.61%) Xen
15 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) HP SIM
2 7 (5.65%) WSUS
3 5 (4.03%) MOM
4 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 124 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 47 (37.90%) Citrix
4 37 (29.84%) Cisco
5 31 (25.00%) HP
6 21 (16.94%) NetApp
7 16 (12.90%) Dell
7 16 (12.90%) Oracle
8 8 (6.45%) EMC
8 8 (6.45%) CA
9 7 (5.65%) LANDesk
10 6 (4.84%) Lotus
10 6 (4.84%) McAfee
11 5 (4.03%) IBM
11 5 (4.03%) Veeam
12 2 (1.61%) CommVault
12 2 (1.61%) Intel
12 2 (1.61%) AppSense
13 1 (0.81%) Symantec
13 1 (0.81%) Websense
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: Market Leading + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Applitracker
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 30+ days ago