The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 36 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.74% 6.43% 5.43%
As % of the System Software category 36.00% 44.94% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 29
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,450 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
VMware Infrastructure
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
100 89 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 15.95% 14.31% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 80 69
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Slough

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Slough

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Slough

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 65 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (64.62%) Linux
3 35 (53.85%) Windows
4 26 (40.00%) vSphere
5 20 (30.77%) ITIL
5 20 (30.77%) HP
6 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
7 17 (26.15%) IIS
8 16 (24.62%) UNIX
8 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
9 15 (23.08%) MySQL
9 15 (23.08%) Oracle
9 15 (23.08%) Apache
9 15 (23.08%) Plesk
9 15 (23.08%) cPanel
9 15 (23.08%) Webmin
10 14 (21.54%) nginx
10 14 (21.54%) Change Management
10 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
11 12 (18.46%) HP Data Protector
11 12 (18.46%) Mathematics
11 12 (18.46%) Firewall
11 12 (18.46%) Cisco
11 12 (18.46%) SAN
11 12 (18.46%) VMS
12 11 (16.92%) Hyper-V
13 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 10 (15.38%) SCCM
14 9 (13.85%) LAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (26.15%) IIS
2 15 (23.08%) Apache
3 14 (21.54%) nginx
4 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.69%) Lync
6 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.54%) Drupal
7 1 (1.54%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.54%) WordPress
7 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) SAN
1 12 (18.46%) Firewall
2 9 (13.85%) VPN
2 9 (13.85%) DNS
2 9 (13.85%) LAN
2 9 (13.85%) WAN
3 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.69%) MPLS
4 5 (7.69%) OSPF
4 5 (7.69%) BGP
4 5 (7.69%) IPsec
4 5 (7.69%) SSL
4 5 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (7.69%) Multicast
5 4 (6.15%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (6.15%) DHCP
5 4 (6.15%) Ethernet
5 4 (6.15%) SNMP
5 4 (6.15%) VLAN
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) MySQL
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 13 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) IT Support
8 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Senior NOC Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Server Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Windows Server Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
1 1 (1.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (7.69%) Replication
2 5 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) HACMP
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) AS400
3 1 (1.54%) LPAR
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (64.62%) Linux
2 35 (53.85%) Windows
3 16 (24.62%) UNIX
4 12 (18.46%) VMS
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.23%) Ubuntu
6 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.23%) CentOS
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.54%) AIX
10 1 (1.54%) Solaris
10 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) ITIL
2 14 (21.54%) Change Management
3 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (7.69%) Migration
4 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.62%) Time Management
5 3 (4.62%) Database Tuning
5 3 (4.62%) Service Management
6 2 (3.08%) Content Management
6 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.08%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.54%) Network Management
7 1 (1.54%) Security Management
7 1 (1.54%) Workflow
7 1 (1.54%) Document Management
7 1 (1.54%) System Testing
7 1 (1.54%) Process Management
7 1 (1.54%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) PHP
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) Python
2 7 (10.77%) Perl
3 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) CCNA
1 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) MCSE
4 4 (6.15%) MCSA
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.54%) MCTS
6 1 (1.54%) MCITP
6 1 (1.54%) RHCE
6 1 (1.54%) MCP
6 1 (1.54%) VCP4
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.54%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
2 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (40.00%) vSphere
2 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
3 11 (16.92%) Hyper-V
4 9 (13.85%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (13.85%) KVM
5 6 (9.23%) Terminal Server
5 6 (9.23%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.15%) Samba
6 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.62%) XenApp
8 1 (1.54%) Xen
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Plesk
1 15 (23.08%) cPanel
1 15 (23.08%) Webmin
2 12 (18.46%) HP Data Protector
3 10 (15.38%) SCCM
4 6 (9.23%) SCOM
4 6 (9.23%) SCVMM
5 3 (4.62%) Puppet
5 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.54%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.54%) Nagios
6 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (30.77%) HP
3 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.08%) Oracle
5 12 (18.46%) Cisco
6 9 (13.85%) Citrix
7 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.69%) Brocade
8 5 (7.69%) Polycom
9 4 (6.15%) ProCurve
9 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds
9 4 (6.15%) 3PAR
10 3 (4.62%) BT
11 1 (1.54%) Kofax
11 1 (1.54%) NetApp
11 1 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) Sun