The table below looks at the statistics for VMFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMFS over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank 865 - 884
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMFS 18 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% - 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.15% - 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 10
Average salary £63,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 - £52,500
VMFS
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11720 9982 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.71% 9.95% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9723 8592 9562
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

VMFS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VMFS Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMFS
Salary Trend in England

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

VMFS Salary Trend in England

VMFS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMFS across the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

VMFS Salary Histogram in England

VMFS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMFS within the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West - 10 £57,500 -
East of England - 6 £66,500 -
South West - 2 £63,000 -
VMFS
UK

VMFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 30 (100.00%) HP
1 30 (100.00%) SAN
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
1 30 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 30 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 29 (96.67%) NetApp
2 29 (96.67%) VMware ESX
2 29 (96.67%) VMware ESXi
3 27 (90.00%) EMC
3 27 (90.00%) vCloud
4 26 (86.67%) Client/Server
4 26 (86.67%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (86.67%) Capacity Planning
4 26 (86.67%) Capacity Management
4 26 (86.67%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (76.67%) SLA
5 23 (76.67%) CA
5 23 (76.67%) Change Management
5 23 (76.67%) e-Health
5 23 (76.67%) VMware Server
6 19 (63.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (63.33%) Degree
7 15 (50.00%) DMZ
8 13 (43.33%) ITIL
9 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.33%) vSphere
11 3 (10.00%) SQL
11 3 (10.00%) MySQL
11 3 (10.00%) Oracle
11 3 (10.00%) IIS

VMFS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 3 (10.00%) IIS
1 3 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 26 (86.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (50.00%) DMZ
3 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Technical Specialist
1 16 (53.33%) VMware Specialist
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Consultant
2 11 (36.67%) Consultant
3 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (86.67%) Client/Server
2 23 (76.67%) e-Health
3 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Capacity Planning
1 26 (86.67%) Capacity Management
1 26 (86.67%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (76.67%) Change Management
3 13 (43.33%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 19 (63.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (96.67%) VMware ESX
2 29 (96.67%) VMware ESXi
3 27 (90.00%) vCloud
4 23 (76.67%) VMware Server
5 4 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) HP
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (96.67%) NetApp
3 27 (90.00%) EMC
4 23 (76.67%) CA
5 3 (10.00%) Dell
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft