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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 55 41 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 63 65 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.79% 5.62% 1.90%
As % of the System Software category 42.28% 38.69% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 19
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £33,850 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £59,100 £53,500
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
149 168 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.32% 14.52% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 134 149 69
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 £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 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 18 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 -6 25 £35,000 -4.76% 3
Luton +1 22 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Dunstable -7 4 £37,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 70 (49.30%) Firewall
5 67 (47.18%) SQL Server
6 64 (45.07%) MS Exchange
7 58 (40.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (38.73%) Cisco
9 54 (38.03%) MS Excel
10 53 (37.32%) DNS
11 52 (36.62%) Active Directory
12 47 (33.10%) Citrix
13 46 (32.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 41 (28.87%) Exchange Server 2010
15 37 (26.06%) VPN
16 36 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
16 36 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 35 (24.65%) SharePoint
17 35 (24.65%) MCSE
18 34 (23.94%) Windows 7
18 34 (23.94%) Exchange Server 2007
19 33 (23.24%) SharePoint Server
19 33 (23.24%) TCP/IP
20 32 (22.54%) SAN
20 32 (22.54%) IIS
21 30 (21.13%) ITIL
21 30 (21.13%) Network Security
22 29 (20.42%) VLAN
23 28 (19.72%) Windows Vista
23 28 (19.72%) Windows XP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 64 (45.07%) MS Exchange
2 41 (28.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (24.65%) SharePoint
4 34 (23.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 33 (23.24%) SharePoint Server
6 32 (22.54%) IIS
7 10 (7.04%) Lync
8 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.11%) Apache
9 2 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 54 (38.03%) MS Excel
2 21 (14.79%) MS Office
3 4 (2.82%) PaintShop Pro
3 4 (2.82%) Acrobat
3 4 (2.82%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (49.30%) Firewall
2 53 (37.32%) DNS
3 37 (26.06%) VPN
4 33 (23.24%) TCP/IP
5 32 (22.54%) SAN
6 30 (21.13%) Network Security
7 29 (20.42%) VLAN
8 28 (19.72%) Internet
9 24 (16.90%) SSL
10 23 (16.20%) HTTP
11 19 (13.38%) HTTPS
12 14 (9.86%) DHCP
13 11 (7.75%) VRRP
14 8 (5.63%) LAN
15 7 (4.93%) WAN
16 6 (4.23%) iSCSI
17 5 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (3.52%) DMVPN
17 5 (3.52%) Kerberos
17 5 (3.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (47.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.41%) MySQL
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.70%) RavenDB
General
1 13 (9.15%) Finance
2 3 (2.11%) Advertising
3 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (15.49%) Wintel Engineer
2 19 (13.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (11.27%) Analyst
4 11 (7.75%) VMware Engineer
5 10 (7.04%) Consultant
6 9 (6.34%) Architect
7 8 (5.63%) Server Support
7 8 (5.63%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.93%) Python Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Network Analyst
8 7 (4.93%) Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Technical Design Authority
10 5 (3.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.52%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.82%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.93%) Django
2 6 (4.23%) .NET
3 4 (2.82%) HTML
3 4 (2.82%) CSS
4 2 (1.41%) Middleware
4 2 (1.41%) XMPP
5 1 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Replication
2 9 (6.34%) Firmware
3 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.52%) PKI
5 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.11%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 107 (75.35%) Windows
2 58 (40.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (25.35%) 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 30 (21.13%) ITIL
2 21 (14.79%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.97%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (9.15%) Change Control
5 12 (8.45%) Requirements Analysis
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
7 4 (2.82%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (2.11%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.11%) Asset Management
9 2 (1.41%) ITSM
9 2 (1.41%) Service Management
9 2 (1.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (1.41%) Business Development
9 2 (1.41%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.20%) SQL
2 13 (9.15%) Python
3 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.41%) AWK
5 2 (1.41%) Perl
5 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (32.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (24.65%) MCSE
4 27 (19.01%) CCNA
4 27 (19.01%) CCNP
5 24 (16.90%) CCSP
5 24 (16.90%) MCP
6 23 (16.20%) MCSA
6 23 (16.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (14.79%) CCIP
8 8 (5.63%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (4.93%) VCP5
9 7 (4.93%) MCITP
9 7 (4.93%) CCA
10 5 (3.52%) NCDA
10 5 (3.52%) CCEE
11 4 (2.82%) CCDA
11 4 (2.82%) Degree
11 4 (2.82%) NCIE
12 3 (2.11%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (36.62%) Active Directory
2 27 (19.01%) Terminal Services
3 26 (18.31%) Hyper-V
4 22 (15.49%) ISA Server
5 19 (13.38%) Forefront TMG
5 19 (13.38%) UAG
6 14 (9.86%) VMware ESX
7 13 (9.15%) XenServer
8 10 (7.04%) vSphere
9 8 (5.63%) XenApp
10 7 (4.93%) XenDesktop
10 7 (4.93%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (3.52%) KVM
11 5 (3.52%) VMware Server
11 5 (3.52%) NFS
12 4 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (2.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (1.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) WSUS
2 7 (4.93%) HP SIM
3 4 (2.82%) 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 55 (38.73%) Cisco
4 47 (33.10%) Citrix
5 22 (15.49%) HP
6 18 (12.68%) NetApp
7 13 (9.15%) EMC
8 11 (7.75%) Dell
9 9 (6.34%) LANDesk
10 7 (4.93%) IBM
11 5 (3.52%) Oracle
12 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (2.82%) CA
12 4 (2.82%) Veeam
13 2 (1.41%) Websense
13 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.41%) Adobe
13 2 (1.41%) Altiris
14 1 (0.70%) Trend Micro
14 1 (0.70%) Meraki
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