The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 71 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.04% 4.09% 2.64%
As % of the System Software category 8.79% 46.03% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £28,797
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
91 63 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.79% 8.89% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86 57 58
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £42,500 £60,000
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 Northamptonshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -12 7 £36,250 +9.84% 1
Kettering -3 1 £30,500 -53.07%
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 24 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 19 (59.38%) Hyper-V
5 16 (50.00%) MCSE
5 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (46.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
8 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
9 12 (37.50%) CCA
9 12 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (31.25%) CCNA
10 10 (31.25%) Cisco
10 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
10 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (28.13%) HP
11 9 (28.13%) NetApp
11 9 (28.13%) Windows
12 8 (25.00%) ITIL
12 8 (25.00%) Citrix
13 7 (21.88%) IBM
14 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 5 (15.63%) Linux
14 5 (15.63%) vSphere
14 5 (15.63%) NetScaler
14 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (15.63%) XenMobile

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) NetScaler
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) VLAN
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Sales Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Solutions Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) FlexPod Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) FlexPod
1 2 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.13%) Change Management
3 1 (3.13%) Security Management
3 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.13%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) MCSE
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (46.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (37.50%) CCA
3 12 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (31.25%) CCNA
5 5 (15.63%) MCITP
6 3 (9.38%) MCTS
6 3 (9.38%) VTSP
7 2 (6.25%) CCEE
7 2 (6.25%) MCP
7 2 (6.25%) CCNP
7 2 (6.25%) CCDP
8 1 (3.13%) MCSA
8 1 (3.13%) VCDX
8 1 (3.13%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) VCAP
8 1 (3.13%) NCDA
8 1 (3.13%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Hyper-V
2 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 5 (15.63%) XenApp
3 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.25%) Cronacle
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) XenMobile
2 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
3 2 (6.25%) WSUS
4 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
4 9 (28.13%) HP
4 9 (28.13%) NetApp
5 8 (25.00%) Citrix
6 7 (21.88%) IBM
7 3 (9.38%) EMC
8 2 (6.25%) AppSense
8 2 (6.25%) Veeam
8 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.13%) Remedy
9 1 (3.13%) Dell
9 1 (3.13%) Mitel