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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank - - 851
Permanent jobs citing VMFS 0 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - - 0.017%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 17
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000
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
12747 10801 11158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.14% 10.56% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10872 9019 9656
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) NetApp
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (83.33%) vCloud
2 10 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 10 (83.33%) Capacity Management
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (83.33%) EMC
2 10 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (66.67%) CA
3 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) SLA
3 8 (66.67%) e-Health
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Server
4 6 (50.00%) DMZ
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) SaaS
6 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
6 2 (16.67%) Replication
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (16.67%) iSCSI

VMFS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) DMZ
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 8 (66.67%) e-Health
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (83.33%) Capacity Management
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (83.33%) vCloud
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Server
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) NetApp
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) EMC
3 8 (66.67%) CA
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft