The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 48 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.72% 2.79% 8.77%
As % of the System Software category 24.00% 23.53% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 24
Average salary £25,000 £20,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -43.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
VMware Infrastructure
Suffolk

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

System Software Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 34 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.18% 11.85% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 56
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,000 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 2 March 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) Citrix
5 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (60.00%) SAN
6 12 (60.00%) LAN
6 12 (60.00%) WAN
6 12 (60.00%) Firewall
7 11 (55.00%) IIS
7 11 (55.00%) Finance
8 10 (50.00%) NAS
9 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
9 9 (45.00%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
9 9 (45.00%) SIEM
9 9 (45.00%) Identity Management
9 9 (45.00%) Clustering
9 9 (45.00%) Middleware
9 9 (45.00%) Benchmarking
10 7 (35.00%) ITIL
10 7 (35.00%) Linux
10 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
11 5 (25.00%) DHCP
11 5 (25.00%) DNS
12 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 3 (15.00%) PaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) LAN
1 12 (60.00%) WAN
1 12 (60.00%) SAN
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) NAS
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) SNMP
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) ADSL
6 1 (5.00%) ISDN
6 1 (5.00%) IPv4
6 1 (5.00%) IPv6
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
1 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (45.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Benchmarking
1 9 (45.00%) Identity Management
1 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (45.00%) SIEM
1 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (45.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
1 1 (5.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (5.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco