The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.33% 1.59% 7.18%
As % of the System Software category 29.03% 23.53% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 10
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +70.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £36,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £48,500 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.48% 6.77% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 17
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £34,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Chester

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 7 (35.00%) NetApp
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) XenApp
5 7 (35.00%) vSphere
6 6 (30.00%) Fat Client
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
6 6 (30.00%) VPN
6 6 (30.00%) Thin Client
7 5 (25.00%) ADSL
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) Firewall
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (20.00%) Kaspersky
8 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 4 (20.00%) UNIX
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
9 3 (15.00%) Dell
9 3 (15.00%) EMC
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.00%) Symantec

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) VPN
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) ADSL
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (10.00%) VLAN
5 2 (10.00%) VPLS
5 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) OSPF
5 2 (10.00%) BGP
5 2 (10.00%) RIP
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 3 (15.00%) Storage Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support
3 1 (5.00%) Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (30.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Celerra
2 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) AIX
7 1 (5.00%) Solaris
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.00%) Data Management
2 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (5.00%) Business Development
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (5.00%) MOF
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) MCTS
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 2 (10.00%) NCIE
3 1 (5.00%) VCAP
3 1 (5.00%) CCEE
3 1 (5.00%) CCIA
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.00%) HP AIS
3 1 (5.00%) HP MASE
3 1 (5.00%) VCDX
3 1 (5.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) XenApp
1 7 (35.00%) vSphere
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) XenServer
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Xen
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
1 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) NetApp
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 4 (20.00%) Kaspersky
5 4 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 3 (15.00%) Dell
6 3 (15.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.00%) ProCurve
8 1 (5.00%) Juniper
8 1 (5.00%) CommVault
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