The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 7 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 8.70% 10.00% 44.44%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 66.67% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 8.70% 15.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Dudley

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
3 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Dell
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 5 (41.67%) Service Management
6 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
7 4 (33.33%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) MCSE
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) SAN
8 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (16.67%) Migration
9 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (16.67%) NAS
9 2 (16.67%) XenApp
9 2 (16.67%) XenServer
9 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
9 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) Network Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) Network Operations Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) Operations Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) IT Support
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenServer
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Dell
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco