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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 3 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 44.00% 8.70% 28.57%
As % of the System Software category 91.67% 40.00% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
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
12 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 48.00% 21.74% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) NetApp
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) MCSE
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) Service Management
6 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) Dell
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (7.69%) C
8 1 (7.69%) VoIP
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (7.69%) Process Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Support
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) NetApp
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco