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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 30 55
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.50% 7.87% 2.53%
As % of the System Software category 41.18% 56.60% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
17 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.63% 13.91% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 53 48
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Leicester

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
5 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
6 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (64.71%) SAN
7 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
8 9 (52.94%) HP
8 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (47.06%) vSphere
10 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
10 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
11 6 (35.29%) IIS
11 6 (35.29%) ITIL
11 6 (35.29%) Linux
11 6 (35.29%) Dell
11 6 (35.29%) DNS
11 6 (35.29%) Citrix
11 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (35.29%) SCOM
11 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
11 6 (35.29%) XenApp
11 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
12 5 (29.41%) Problem Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (35.29%) IIS
4 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Lync
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (35.29%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) Internet
4 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
7 1 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
7 1 (5.88%) LAN
7 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.88%) NAS
7 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
1 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
2 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) MOF
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) VBScript
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (17.65%) VCAP
4 2 (11.76%) CCEE
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCSA
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) CCA
5 1 (5.88%) MCITP
5 1 (5.88%) CCAA
5 1 (5.88%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) vSphere
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.88%) XenServer
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCOM
2 5 (29.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) HP
4 6 (35.29%) Dell
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
5 5 (29.41%) Altiris
6 3 (17.65%) NetApp
7 2 (11.76%) Veeam
7 2 (11.76%) Hitachi
7 2 (11.76%) EMC
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) SAP
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco
8 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com