The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.10% 4.38% 4.38%
As % of the System Software category 35.71% 41.94% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 21
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £47,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
VMware Infrastructure
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 31 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.88% 10.44% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 54
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £54,300
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 Luton

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
4 8 (50.00%) SAN
5 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (37.50%) VCP5
7 5 (31.25%) SaaS
7 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Lumesse
9 3 (18.75%) vSphere
9 3 (18.75%) NAS
9 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
9 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
9 3 (18.75%) SCCM
9 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (18.75%) Internet

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
4 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
5 3 (18.75%) NAS
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) MPLS
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.25%) ADSL
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (12.50%) Database Security
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (37.50%) VCP5
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
3 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) XenServer
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) HP SIM
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Lumesse
5 3 (18.75%) Dell
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp