The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 53 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 41 61 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.72% 5.15% 6.15%
As % of the System Software category 40.20% 44.20% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 58 63
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
102 138 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.25% 11.66% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 80 126 142
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,150 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
Bedford +30 27 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Luton -16 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (82.95%) Citrix
3 61 (69.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 52 (59.09%) Active Directory
5 51 (57.95%) Windows
6 42 (47.73%) Microsoft
7 37 (42.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (38.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (37.50%) MS Exchange
9 33 (37.50%) vSphere
10 32 (36.36%) MCSE
10 32 (36.36%) VMware ESX
11 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
11 30 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (34.09%) XenApp
11 30 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (32.95%) ITIL
13 28 (31.82%) MCSA
13 28 (31.82%) Incident Management
13 28 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
14 27 (30.68%) Exchange Server 2003
15 24 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
16 23 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2007
17 22 (25.00%) Intel
18 21 (23.86%) MCP
19 20 (22.73%) SAN
20 18 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
20 18 (20.45%) MS Excel
20 18 (20.45%) VCP5
20 18 (20.45%) Server Building

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 33 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 27 (30.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 24 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.27%) IIS
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.64%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) MS Project
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Office 365
2 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.14%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) SAN
2 13 (14.77%) Firewall
3 12 (13.64%) WAN
3 12 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.64%) iSCSI
4 10 (11.36%) Network Security
5 9 (10.23%) DHCP
6 8 (9.09%) LAN
6 8 (9.09%) DNS
7 4 (4.55%) MPLS
7 4 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.41%) VLAN
8 3 (3.41%) SMTP
9 2 (2.27%) Internet
10 1 (1.14%) SSL
10 1 (1.14%) IPsec
10 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.14%) LDAP
10 1 (1.14%) ADSL
10 1 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.14%) Couchbase
General
1 4 (4.55%) Publishing
2 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Finance
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Analyst
2 26 (29.55%) Senior Analyst
2 26 (29.55%) Server Analyst
2 26 (29.55%) Senior Server Analyst
3 20 (22.73%) Consultant
4 13 (14.77%) Server Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Server Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.27%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.27%) AWS Consultant
8 2 (2.27%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (2.27%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (1.14%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) Web Services
2 4 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (2.27%) J2EE
3 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (57.95%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.68%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.55%) Linux
5 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.27%) UNIX
8 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) ITIL
2 28 (31.82%) Incident Management
2 28 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
3 18 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (20.45%) Server Building
4 9 (10.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.68%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.55%) Time Management
7 3 (3.41%) Project Management
7 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.41%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.27%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.27%) Line Management
8 2 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.27%) High Availability
8 2 (2.27%) Software Delivery
9 1 (1.14%) Server Patching
9 1 (1.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.27%) VBScript
4 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (69.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 34 (38.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (36.36%) MCSE
4 28 (31.82%) MCSA
5 21 (23.86%) MCP
6 18 (20.45%) VCP5
7 16 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
8 14 (15.91%) CCA
9 10 (11.36%) CCNA
9 10 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (7.95%) Degree
11 5 (5.68%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (4.55%) VCP4
13 2 (2.27%) MCTS
14 1 (1.14%) MCITP
14 1 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
14 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 33 (37.50%) vSphere
3 32 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 30 (34.09%) XenApp
5 11 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 10 (11.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (7.95%) XenDesktop
7 7 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.41%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.41%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.27%) Xen
9 2 (2.27%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.14%) XenServer
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) SCCM
2 4 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (82.95%) Citrix
3 42 (47.73%) Microsoft
4 22 (25.00%) Intel
5 16 (18.18%) Cisco
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle
6 4 (4.55%) Altiris
7 3 (3.41%) Websense
7 3 (3.41%) Juniper
7 3 (3.41%) HP
8 2 (2.27%) CommVault
8 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.27%) FalconStor
9 1 (1.14%) F5
9 1 (1.14%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.14%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.14%) NetApp
9 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.14%) Dell
9 1 (1.14%) EMC
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