The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 31 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.55% 1.34% 4.88%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 50.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.24% -
VMware Infrastructure
Manchester

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

System Software Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.10% 2.68% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Bolton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (80.00%) WSUS
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Firmware
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Legal
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Internet

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Draytek
4 1 (20.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam