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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 56 42 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 65 62 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.99% 5.38% 2.11%
As % of the System Software category 43.05% 38.27% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 58 21
Average salary £35,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,050 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £59,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
151 162 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.59% 14.06% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 136 143 76
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -7 27 £35,000 -4.76% 2
Luton +7 22 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Dunstable -9 4 £37,500 -13.62%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 142 (100.00%) VMware
2 107 (75.35%) Windows
3 85 (59.86%) Microsoft
4 69 (48.59%) Firewall
5 65 (45.77%) SQL Server
6 62 (43.66%) MS Exchange
7 59 (41.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (38.73%) MS Excel
9 53 (37.32%) Cisco
9 53 (37.32%) DNS
10 52 (36.62%) Active Directory
11 48 (33.80%) Citrix
12 47 (33.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 41 (28.87%) Exchange Server 2010
14 38 (26.76%) VPN
15 37 (26.06%) Windows Server 2003
16 36 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
16 36 (25.35%) MCSE
17 34 (23.94%) Windows 7
17 34 (23.94%) Exchange Server 2007
18 33 (23.24%) SharePoint Server
18 33 (23.24%) SharePoint
19 32 (22.54%) TCP/IP
20 31 (21.83%) ITIL
21 30 (21.13%) IIS
21 30 (21.13%) SAN
22 29 (20.42%) VLAN
23 28 (19.72%) Windows Vista
23 28 (19.72%) Network Security
23 28 (19.72%) Windows XP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 62 (43.66%) MS Exchange
2 41 (28.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (23.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 33 (23.24%) SharePoint
4 33 (23.24%) SharePoint Server
5 30 (21.13%) IIS
6 10 (7.04%) Lync
7 3 (2.11%) Apache
7 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.41%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.41%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 55 (38.73%) MS Excel
2 21 (14.79%) MS Office
3 4 (2.82%) Acrobat
3 4 (2.82%) RoboHelp
3 4 (2.82%) PaintShop Pro
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (48.59%) Firewall
2 53 (37.32%) DNS
3 38 (26.76%) VPN
4 32 (22.54%) TCP/IP
5 30 (21.13%) SAN
6 29 (20.42%) VLAN
7 28 (19.72%) Network Security
7 28 (19.72%) Internet
8 24 (16.90%) SSL
9 21 (14.79%) HTTP
10 19 (13.38%) HTTPS
11 15 (10.56%) DHCP
12 11 (7.75%) VRRP
13 9 (6.34%) LAN
14 8 (5.63%) WAN
15 6 (4.23%) Kerberos
15 6 (4.23%) IPsec
15 6 (4.23%) iSCSI
16 5 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (3.52%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (45.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) RavenDB
General
1 14 (9.86%) Finance
2 3 (2.11%) Advertising
3 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (15.49%) Wintel Engineer
2 17 (11.97%) Analyst
2 17 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (7.75%) VMware Engineer
4 10 (7.04%) Consultant
5 9 (6.34%) Architect
5 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.63%) Server Support
7 7 (4.93%) Network Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Developer
7 7 (4.93%) Python Developer
8 6 (4.23%) Technical Design Authority
8 6 (4.23%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.52%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.93%) .NET
1 7 (4.93%) Django
2 4 (2.82%) HTML
2 4 (2.82%) CSS
3 2 (1.41%) Middleware
3 2 (1.41%) XMPP
4 1 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Replication
2 9 (6.34%) Firmware
3 6 (4.23%) PKI
3 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.11%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 107 (75.35%) Windows
2 59 (41.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (26.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (23.94%) Windows 7
5 28 (19.72%) Windows Vista
5 28 (19.72%) Windows XP
6 10 (7.04%) Linux
6 10 (7.04%) UNIX
7 7 (4.93%) Solaris
8 3 (2.11%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.41%) SUSE
9 2 (1.41%) Debian
9 2 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.83%) ITIL
2 21 (14.79%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
3 17 (11.97%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (9.15%) Change Control
5 12 (8.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (3.52%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (3.52%) TDD
6 5 (3.52%) Project Management
6 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2
7 4 (2.82%) Time Management
8 3 (2.11%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.11%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.41%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.41%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.41%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.41%) Network Management
9 2 (1.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.49%) SQL
2 13 (9.15%) Python
3 6 (4.23%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.41%) Perl
5 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.41%) AWK
6 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (33.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (25.35%) MCSE
2 36 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (19.01%) CCNP
3 27 (19.01%) CCNA
4 24 (16.90%) MCP
4 24 (16.90%) CCSP
5 23 (16.20%) MCSA
5 23 (16.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (14.79%) CCIP
7 8 (5.63%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (5.63%) MCITP
8 7 (4.93%) CCA
8 7 (4.93%) VCP5
9 5 (3.52%) NCDA
9 5 (3.52%) CCEE
10 4 (2.82%) NCIE
10 4 (2.82%) Degree
10 4 (2.82%) CCDA
11 3 (2.11%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (36.62%) Active Directory
2 27 (19.01%) Terminal Services
2 27 (19.01%) Hyper-V
3 22 (15.49%) ISA Server
4 19 (13.38%) Forefront TMG
4 19 (13.38%) UAG
5 14 (9.86%) VMware ESX
6 13 (9.15%) XenServer
7 11 (7.75%) vSphere
8 8 (5.63%) XenApp
9 7 (4.93%) XenDesktop
9 7 (4.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (4.23%) NFS
11 5 (3.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (3.52%) VMware Server
11 5 (3.52%) KVM
12 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) WSUS
2 8 (5.63%) HP SIM
3 5 (3.52%) MOM
4 2 (1.41%) SCCM
4 2 (1.41%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 142 (100.00%) VMware
2 85 (59.86%) Microsoft
3 53 (37.32%) Cisco
4 48 (33.80%) Citrix
5 23 (16.20%) HP
6 18 (12.68%) NetApp
7 13 (9.15%) EMC
8 12 (8.45%) Dell
9 9 (6.34%) LANDesk
10 8 (5.63%) IBM
11 5 (3.52%) Oracle
11 5 (3.52%) CA
12 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (2.82%) Veeam
13 2 (1.41%) Altiris
13 2 (1.41%) McAfee
13 2 (1.41%) Websense
13 2 (1.41%) Lotus
13 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.41%) Adobe
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 20% on call 1 week in 3 payment
Posted: 28 days ago