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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank - 20 26
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 0 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 7.55% 2.56%
As % of the System Software category - 27.27% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
24 44 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.19% 27.67% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 11
Average salary £32,000 £46,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.18% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) SCOM
4 3 (30.00%) Law
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Websense
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Internet

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Websense
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp