The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn 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 Blackburn region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 8.77% - -
As % of the System Software category 35.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £31,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 24.56% 18.33% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 1
Average salary £32,500 £21,000 £17,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% +23.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware Infrastructure
Lancashire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Blackburn

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Blackburn

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (37.50%) MCITP
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) NCIE
6 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) CCEE
6 2 (25.00%) CCIA
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) XenServer
6 2 (25.00%) MCTS
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) CCNP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Celerra
2 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) MOF
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) NCIE
2 2 (25.00%) CCEE
2 2 (25.00%) CCIA
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCEA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCSP
3 1 (12.50%) HP AIS
3 1 (12.50%) HP MASE
3 1 (12.50%) CCAA
3 1 (12.50%) VCAP
3 1 (12.50%) VTSP
3 1 (12.50%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
1 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) CommVault
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) 3PAR