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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 38 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 9 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.83% 3.09% 12.62%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 31.03% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 36
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
33 29 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 11.50% 9.97% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 69
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £67,500
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 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 23 January 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) Citrix
4 17 (77.27%) SAN
4 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
4 17 (77.27%) LAN
4 17 (77.27%) WAN
5 16 (72.73%) IIS
5 16 (72.73%) Firewall
5 16 (72.73%) NAS
6 15 (68.18%) SIEM
6 15 (68.18%) Identity Management
6 15 (68.18%) Finance
6 15 (68.18%) Clustering
6 15 (68.18%) Asset Management
6 15 (68.18%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (68.18%) Load Balancing
6 15 (68.18%) Middleware
6 15 (68.18%) Benchmarking
7 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) ITIL
9 3 (13.64%) DHCP
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (72.73%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) SAN
1 17 (77.27%) LAN
1 17 (77.27%) WAN
2 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) NAS
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) SNMP
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) ADSL
5 1 (4.55%) ISDN
5 1 (4.55%) IPv4
5 1 (4.55%) IPv6
5 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Infrastructure Architect
1 15 (68.18%) Architect
2 14 (63.64%) Security Architect
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) SIEM
1 15 (68.18%) Identity Management
1 15 (68.18%) Asset Management
1 15 (68.18%) Penetration Testing
1 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Architecture
1 15 (68.18%) Load Balancing
1 15 (68.18%) Benchmarking
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Validation
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.55%) NETGEAR