The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 24 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.42% 4.11% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 15.15% 37.50% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
VMware Infrastructure
Essex

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

System Software Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
33 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.60% 10.96% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 9
Average salary £33,750 £46,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.02% +49.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,300 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Colchester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Colchester

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (33.33%) Network Design
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Law
6 3 (25.00%) SCOM
6 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) vSphere
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Websense
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) EMC