The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 12 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.55% - 4.44%
As % of the System Software category 55.17% - 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
West Sussex

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

System Software Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 26.36% 4.26% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 20
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +36.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,600 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Gatwick

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 18 (81.82%) Citrix
4 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (68.18%) ITIL
4 15 (68.18%) Cisco
5 13 (59.09%) Juniper
5 13 (59.09%) Fortinet
6 12 (54.55%) Supplier Management
6 12 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (36.36%) SAN
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) CCNP
7 8 (36.36%) CCNA
8 6 (27.27%) XenApp
8 6 (27.27%) vSphere
8 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (27.27%) Capacity Management
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) IIS
9 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (9.09%) VCAP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Senior Support Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Operations Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Operations Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Server Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Server Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) Supplier Management
2 12 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNP
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.09%) VCAP
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) XenApp
2 6 (27.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Citrix
3 15 (68.18%) Cisco
4 13 (59.09%) Fortinet
4 13 (59.09%) Juniper
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) LANDesk
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) Sophos