The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.54% 0.77% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 37.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £19,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.18% -39.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.72% 2.05% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,800 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware Infrastructure
Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Chester

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Chester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Chester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Chester

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) NCIE
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Xen
4 1 (25.00%) Celerra
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) HP AIS
4 1 (25.00%) HP MASE
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Celerra
1 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (25.00%) MOF
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) NCIE
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) HP AIS
2 1 (25.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VCDX
2 1 (25.00%) NCDA
2 1 (25.00%) VCAP
2 1 (25.00%) CCEE
2 1 (25.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR