The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 75 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.82% 4.22% 3.87%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 49.12% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 16
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.77% 8.58% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 38
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Burton-upon-Trent -15 3 £32,500 -27.77%
Stoke-on-Trent +1 2 £35,000 +48.93%
Cannock - 1 £42,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) EMC
6 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (16.67%) Brocade
7 2 (16.67%) vSphere
7 2 (16.67%) Lync
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Replication
7 2 (16.67%) Perl
7 2 (16.67%) Avaya
7 2 (16.67%) BCP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (16.67%) Lync
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) HTTP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
1 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Senior DBA
1 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Server Support
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) BCP
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (8.33%) Xen
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
6 2 (16.67%) Brocade
6 2 (16.67%) Avaya
7 1 (8.33%) Mitel
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Lotus
7 1 (8.33%) Juniper
7 1 (8.33%) Dell
7 1 (8.33%) Acronis
7 1 (8.33%) Veeam