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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.10% 5.11% 3.91%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 52.94% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £26,250 £22,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £46,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
5 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.50% 9.66% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 19
Average salary £26,500 £22,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% -48.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £20,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Draytek
4 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Novell
3 1 (25.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper