The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 66 39
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 19 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.39% 2.01% 6.33%
As % of the System Software category 40.43% 23.08% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 23
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
Leicestershire

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

System Software Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.85% 8.70% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 41
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.53%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Leicester

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (93.18%) Windows
3 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
4 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
4 35 (79.55%) Hyper-V
5 34 (77.27%) TCP/IP
6 31 (70.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (63.64%) Clustering
8 27 (61.36%) Linux
8 27 (61.36%) IIS
9 26 (59.09%) HP
9 26 (59.09%) Dell
9 26 (59.09%) SQL Server
10 25 (56.82%) Change Management
11 24 (54.55%) MS Exchange
11 24 (54.55%) Incident Management
12 20 (45.45%) Problem Management
12 20 (45.45%) PowerShell
12 20 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (43.18%) Altiris
13 19 (43.18%) SCCM
13 19 (43.18%) SCOM
14 18 (40.91%) Data Protection
15 13 (29.55%) SAN
16 12 (27.27%) Cisco
16 12 (27.27%) PCI DSS
16 12 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 10 (22.73%) Firewall
18 9 (20.45%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 27 (61.36%) IIS
2 24 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 34 (77.27%) TCP/IP
2 13 (29.55%) SAN
3 10 (22.73%) Firewall
4 9 (20.45%) DNS
5 5 (11.36%) NAS
6 3 (6.82%) LAN
6 3 (6.82%) WAN
6 3 (6.82%) VPN
7 2 (4.55%) Internet
8 1 (2.27%) SMTP
8 1 (2.27%) Wireless
8 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 17 (38.64%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.36%) Network Team Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.55%) Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Security Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 28 (63.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 31 (70.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (61.36%) Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.55%) UNIX
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Change Management
2 24 (54.55%) Incident Management
3 20 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 20 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (40.91%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Network Management
6 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) MCSE
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) CCDP
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) PCI DSS
1 12 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
2 35 (79.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 19 (43.18%) SCCM
1 19 (43.18%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
3 26 (59.09%) HP
3 26 (59.09%) Dell
4 19 (43.18%) Altiris
5 12 (27.27%) Cisco
6 8 (18.18%) Citrix
7 6 (13.64%) IBM
7 6 (13.64%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
Leicester, Leicestershire
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