The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 35 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.52% 1.68% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 17.65% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £48,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.82% 9.50% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 58 17 19
Average salary £46,500 £62,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Essex

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 23 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Colchester

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) CCNP
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (58.33%) Thin Client
4 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (58.33%) OSPF
4 7 (58.33%) BGP
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (58.33%) Fat Client
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (41.67%) Infoblox
5 5 (41.67%) Imperva
5 5 (41.67%) Network Security
5 5 (41.67%) BIG-IP
5 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
5 5 (41.67%) CCSE
5 5 (41.67%) NetScreen
5 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) F5
5 5 (41.67%) DMVPN
5 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (58.33%) OSPF
2 7 (58.33%) BGP
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) DMVPN
3 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (41.67%) NetScreen
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) BIG-IP
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Law
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Specialist
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security Specialist
2 5 (41.67%) Security Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Thin Client
1 7 (58.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNP
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCVP
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
4 5 (41.67%) Infoblox
4 5 (41.67%) Imperva
4 5 (41.67%) F5
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
6 2 (16.67%) Juniper
6 2 (16.67%) Pegasus
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft