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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 24 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.32% 15.38% 4.88%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 45.71% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 2
Average salary - £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
20 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.30% 33.65% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 21
Average salary £20,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 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
Telford -12 8 - -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 13 (54.17%) Hyper-V
5 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
6 10 (41.67%) ITIL
7 8 (33.33%) VoIP
7 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (25.00%) Office 365
8 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) Citrix
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
10 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (16.67%) KVM
10 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
10 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (16.67%) XenApp
10 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
10 4 (16.67%) MCSE
10 4 (16.67%) MCSA
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (16.67%) VPN
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) VoIP
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) VPN
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) DNS
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (12.50%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) NAS
5 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (8.33%) IPsec
5 2 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Service Management
2 4 (16.67%) Change Management
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) IT Governance
4 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
1 4 (16.67%) MCSA
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCDST
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) CCENT
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (16.67%) Xen
3 4 (16.67%) KVM
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) 3PAR