The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.74% 5.65% 2.47%
As % of the System Software category 41.67% 46.51% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 8
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +1.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.17% 12.15% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 38
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,500 £25,998
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Leicestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Leicester

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (73.68%) SAN
5 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
6 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
7 11 (57.89%) HP
7 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
7 11 (57.89%) vSphere
8 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (52.63%) Citrix
9 9 (47.37%) Dell
9 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
9 9 (47.37%) IIS
9 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (47.37%) SCOM
9 9 (47.37%) Data Protection
9 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (42.11%) Problem Management
10 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
10 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
10 8 (42.11%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (42.11%) XenApp
10 8 (42.11%) NetScaler
10 8 (42.11%) VBScript
10 8 (42.11%) Linux
10 8 (42.11%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (47.37%) IIS
3 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Lync
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) SAN
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
3 8 (42.11%) NetScaler
3 8 (42.11%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Systems Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Data Protection
2 8 (42.11%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
2 8 (42.11%) Problem Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) MOF
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) VBScript
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) VCAP
4 2 (10.53%) CCEE
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) MCSA
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
5 1 (5.26%) CCA
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) NCDA
5 1 (5.26%) NCIE
5 1 (5.26%) CCAA
5 1 (5.26%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) vSphere
3 8 (42.11%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.26%) XenServer
5 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) SCOM
2 7 (36.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) HP
4 10 (52.63%) Citrix
5 9 (47.37%) Dell
6 8 (42.11%) Altiris
7 4 (21.05%) NetApp
8 3 (15.79%) EMC
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco
9 2 (10.53%) Hitachi
9 2 (10.53%) Veeam
10 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (5.26%) SAP