The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 46 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.40% 4.53% 2.76%
As % of the System Software category 34.43% 33.68% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 18
Average salary £51,250 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.42% -28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,625 £22,750 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
VMware Infrastructure
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 95 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.89% 13.44% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 58 69 63
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £24,150 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Sheffield

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Sheffield

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (89.55%) Windows
3 39 (58.21%) vSphere
4 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
5 34 (50.75%) Linux
5 34 (50.75%) Red Hat
6 31 (46.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (44.78%) Citrix
8 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
9 25 (37.31%) Opscode Chef
10 24 (35.82%) Data Centre
11 23 (34.33%) Salt
12 22 (32.84%) F5
13 21 (31.34%) Bash Shell
13 21 (31.34%) Opsview
13 21 (31.34%) SAN
13 21 (31.34%) Perl
13 21 (31.34%) Oracle
14 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
15 19 (28.36%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (28.36%) CloudStack
15 19 (28.36%) Python
15 19 (28.36%) VMware ESX
15 19 (28.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (26.87%) Cacti
16 18 (26.87%) NAS
16 18 (26.87%) Windows Server
17 17 (25.37%) Graphite
17 17 (25.37%) Performance Tuning
17 17 (25.37%) Ruby

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 19 (28.36%) CloudStack
2 17 (25.37%) IIS
3 13 (19.40%) Apache
4 11 (16.42%) Tomcat
5 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
6 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.49%) JBoss
10 1 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (28.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.94%) Office 365
4 7 (10.45%) SaaS
5 6 (8.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) SAN
2 18 (26.87%) NAS
3 16 (23.88%) Firewall
4 9 (13.43%) DNS
4 9 (13.43%) Internet
5 3 (4.48%) LAN
5 3 (4.48%) Skype
5 3 (4.48%) WAN
5 3 (4.48%) WebEx
6 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.99%) VoIP
7 1 (1.49%) BGP
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.49%) MPLS
7 1 (1.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) Informix
1 15 (22.39%) MySQL
1 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.46%) Big Data
4 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.96%) JIRA
1 6 (8.96%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 7 (10.45%) Banking
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Law
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (23.88%) Consultant
3 15 (22.39%) Cloud Engineer
3 15 (22.39%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (17.91%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Citrix Consultant
4 12 (17.91%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Exchange Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Network Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Windows Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Wintel Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Head of Infrastructure
9 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) ActiveMQ
1 14 (20.90%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (19.40%) LAMP
3 2 (2.99%) Middleware
4 1 (1.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Data Centre
2 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (16.42%) IBM XIV
4 5 (7.46%) Clustering
4 5 (7.46%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.97%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.49%) iPad
7 1 (1.49%) iSeries
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (89.55%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Linux
3 31 (46.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (26.87%) Windows Server
5 11 (16.42%) Unix
6 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (20.90%) Network Architecture
3 13 (19.40%) High Availability
4 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (11.94%) Change Management
6 7 (10.45%) Information Security
7 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.46%) Line Management
9 4 (5.97%) Time Management
10 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (4.48%) Presales
10 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 2 (2.99%) ITIL
11 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.99%) Open Source
11 2 (2.99%) Project Management
11 2 (2.99%) TOGAF
12 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.34%) Bash Shell
1 21 (31.34%) Perl
2 19 (28.36%) Python
3 17 (25.37%) Ruby
4 13 (19.40%) PHP
5 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (16.42%) CCDE
2 11 (16.42%) CCIE
2 11 (16.42%) CCNP
2 11 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (14.93%) CCSP
4 5 (7.46%) CISSP
5 2 (2.99%) Degree
5 2 (2.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.49%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (58.21%) vSphere
2 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
3 19 (28.36%) VMware ESX
4 16 (23.88%) Terminal Services
4 16 (23.88%) vCloud
5 7 (10.45%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.99%) Docker
7 2 (2.99%) KVM
7 2 (2.99%) Xen
7 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (37.31%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (34.33%) Salt
3 21 (31.34%) Opsview
4 18 (26.87%) Cacti
5 17 (25.37%) Graphite
5 17 (25.37%) Nagios
6 16 (23.88%) Grafana
7 13 (19.40%) FortiGate
8 9 (13.43%) Puppet
9 8 (11.94%) SCCM
10 7 (10.45%) SCOM
10 7 (10.45%) SCVMM
10 7 (10.45%) vMotion
11 6 (8.96%) Ansible
12 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
12 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
3 34 (50.75%) Red Hat
4 30 (44.78%) Citrix
5 22 (32.84%) F5
6 21 (31.34%) Oracle
7 15 (22.39%) Cisco
7 15 (22.39%) Symantec
8 12 (17.91%) IBM
9 10 (14.93%) HP
9 10 (14.93%) NetApp
10 8 (11.94%) EMC
11 5 (7.46%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.48%) Avaya
13 2 (2.99%) Dell
13 2 (2.99%) Veritas
14 1 (1.49%) Apple
14 1 (1.49%) Lotus