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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.19% 1.64% 6.22%
As % of the System Software category 42.50% 31.03% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 23
Average salary £30,750 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £34,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,050 £41,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
40 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.85% 5.29% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 50
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,160 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 30 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Leicester

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (97.30%) Windows
3 30 (81.08%) Hyper-V
4 29 (78.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
5 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
6 25 (67.57%) IIS
7 24 (64.86%) TCP/IP
7 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (62.16%) Dell
8 23 (62.16%) Linux
8 23 (62.16%) Clustering
9 22 (59.46%) Change Management
10 21 (56.76%) HP
11 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
12 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
13 15 (40.54%) SAN
13 15 (40.54%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (40.54%) Incident Management
14 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
15 13 (35.14%) SCCM
15 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (35.14%) MCSE
15 13 (35.14%) Data Protection
15 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
16 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
16 12 (32.43%) SCOM
16 12 (32.43%) Altiris
17 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 11 (29.73%) MCP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (67.57%) IIS
2 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) TCP/IP
2 15 (40.54%) SAN
3 9 (24.32%) Firewall
4 5 (13.51%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) NAS
5 2 (5.41%) HTTP
5 2 (5.41%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
6 1 (2.70%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Network Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Security Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
5 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Server Support
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 29 (78.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (62.16%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) UNIX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Change Management
2 15 (40.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (40.54%) Incident Management
3 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
4 13 (35.14%) Data Protection
5 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) MCSE
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (29.73%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) CCDP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (29.73%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (81.08%) Hyper-V
2 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) SCCM
2 12 (32.43%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (62.16%) Dell
4 21 (56.76%) HP
5 12 (32.43%) Altiris
6 10 (27.03%) Cisco
7 9 (24.32%) IBM
7 9 (24.32%) EMC
8 5 (13.51%) Citrix
9 2 (5.41%) NetApp
9 2 (5.41%) Veeam
9 2 (5.41%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.70%) SAP