The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 45 61 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -44
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 6 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.03% 1.08% 11.21%
As % of the System Software category 18.84% 14.29% 71.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 72
Average salary £55,000 £34,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.58% +14.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

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

System Software Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 42 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.08% 7.59% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 60 39 99
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Ipswich +16 11 £55,000 +52.77%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £37,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) SAN
4 13 (54.17%) Firewall
5 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (45.83%) IIS
6 11 (45.83%) Citrix
6 11 (45.83%) WAN
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 10 (41.67%) Finance
7 10 (41.67%) NAS
8 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (37.50%) LAN
9 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) DNS
9 8 (33.33%) Identity Management
9 8 (33.33%) Clustering
9 8 (33.33%) Middleware
9 8 (33.33%) Benchmarking
9 8 (33.33%) SIEM
9 8 (33.33%) Asset Management
9 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
11 6 (25.00%) DHCP
11 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (45.83%) IIS
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) SAN
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) WAN
3 10 (41.67%) NAS
4 9 (37.50%) LAN
5 8 (33.33%) DNS
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
7 6 (25.00%) DHCP
8 2 (8.33%) VoIP
8 2 (8.33%) SMTP
8 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) LAMP
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) WSH
3 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 8 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 8 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 8 (33.33%) SIEM
2 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) MCTS
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
1 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.33%) Percona
5 2 (8.33%) New Relic
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint