The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 46 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 8 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.98% 2.48% 12.20%
As % of the System Software category 32.14% 30.77% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 43
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 26 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.39% 8.07% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 58
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £25,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £40,650 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
VMware Infrastructure
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VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 13 (54.17%) Firewall
6 11 (45.83%) SAN
7 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 9 (37.50%) DNS
8 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 8 (33.33%) Citrix
8 8 (33.33%) NAS
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
9 7 (29.17%) IIS
10 6 (25.00%) DHCP
10 6 (25.00%) Linux
10 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (25.00%) Office 365
11 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (20.83%) LAN
11 5 (20.83%) WAN
11 5 (20.83%) SLA
11 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 5 (20.83%) HP
12 4 (16.67%) Dell
12 4 (16.67%) Middleware
12 4 (16.67%) Benchmarking
12 4 (16.67%) Identity Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) IIS
3 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) SAN
3 9 (37.50%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (33.33%) NAS
5 6 (25.00%) DHCP
6 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 5 (20.83%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) HTTP
7 3 (12.50%) SMTP
8 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (8.33%) VoIP
8 2 (8.33%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
8 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
8 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
9 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (4.17%) RIP
9 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
1 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Support
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) WSH
4 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (16.67%) Debian
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) VMS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (16.67%) SIEM
3 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
1 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) MCTS
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
3 3 (12.50%) NFS
4 1 (4.17%) XenServer
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HAProxy
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Citrix
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) Dell
7 3 (12.50%) NetApp
8 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint