The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 37 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.65% 2.40% 5.06%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 30.77% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £25,000 £41,250 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +24.06%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.52% 7.78% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 21
Average salary £19,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.29% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Manchester

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 July 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) iSeries
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) EMC
6 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) Lotus
7 1 (12.50%) Sage
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 1 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (12.50%) MOF
7 1 (12.50%) Novell
7 1 (12.50%) Pegasus

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) MOF
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCSP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) NCIE
1 1 (12.50%) VTSP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Sage
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 1 (12.50%) Novell
5 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
5 1 (12.50%) CommVault
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco