The table below looks at the statistics for VMFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMFS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank - - 263
Permanent jobs citing VMFS 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.18%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000
VMFS
England

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

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
919 817 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.70% 11.91% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 736 637 851
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VMFS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMFS
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMFS across the East of England region.

VMFS Salary Trend in the East of England

VMFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing VMFS 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 VMFS.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (60.00%) DMZ
3 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) vCloud
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (40.00%) VCP5
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL

VMFS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing VMFS 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 VMFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DMZ
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CA