The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 27 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.24% 1.94% -
As % of the System Software category 42.86% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £23,750 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 5.22% 8.74% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware Infrastructure
Lancashire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Preston

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Preston

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Preston region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Preston

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) VTSP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) VTSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCSP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp