The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 18 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.26% 4.39% 5.04%
As % of the System Software category 23.81% 31.25% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £43,750 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,350 - £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
West 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 Shropshire region.

System Software Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 22.11% 14.04% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 21
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Shropshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
Telford -2 2 £45,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 18 (75.00%) Citrix
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
5 16 (66.67%) DNS
6 15 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (45.83%) vSphere
9 10 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (41.67%) XenApp
9 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (41.67%) DHCP
10 9 (37.50%) HP
11 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (29.17%) Firewall
12 7 (29.17%) Cisco
12 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (25.00%) Migration
13 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (25.00%) SAN
14 5 (20.83%) NetApp
14 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
14 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
14 5 (20.83%) XenServer
15 4 (16.67%) 3PAR

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
2 15 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) WordPress
6 1 (4.17%) Moodle
6 1 (4.17%) IIS
6 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (4.17%) Apache
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) DNS
2 10 (41.67%) DHCP
3 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (29.17%) Firewall
5 6 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) DDNS
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) SSH
7 1 (4.17%) VLAN
7 1 (4.17%) NAS
7 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) SSL
7 1 (4.17%) HTTP
7 1 (4.17%) LAN
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Server Support
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.33%) Windows NT
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (4.17%) Content Management
2 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.17%) Time Management
2 1 (4.17%) Change Control
2 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCVP
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CCDP
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) vSphere
3 10 (41.67%) XenApp
3 10 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (20.83%) XenServer
5 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) Shibboleth
6 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Citrix
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) HP
5 7 (29.17%) Cisco
6 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
6 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
7 4 (16.67%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.17%) Lotus
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Altiris