The table below looks at the statistics for VMFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMFS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VMFS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000
VMFS
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
813 569 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.12% 8.48% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 710 479 552
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VMFS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMFS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMFS across the North West region.

VMFS Salary Trend in the North West

VMFS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMFS 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 VMFS.

1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) e-Health
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) vCloud
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) DMZ
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) Degree

VMFS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMFS 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 VMFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware