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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 59 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -43
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 7 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.92% 1.27% 9.69%
As % of the System Software category 20.69% 23.33% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 61
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
58 30 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.11% 5.44% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 92
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +7 10 £55,000 +46.66%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £37,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
5 16 (53.33%) Firewall
6 15 (50.00%) SAN
7 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
8 11 (36.67%) NAS
9 10 (33.33%) Linux
9 10 (33.33%) WAN
9 10 (33.33%) DNS
9 10 (33.33%) IIS
9 10 (33.33%) Citrix
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) LAN
10 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
10 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (26.67%) Finance
11 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
12 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
12 7 (23.33%) Middleware
12 7 (23.33%) Benchmarking
12 7 (23.33%) Identity Management
12 7 (23.33%) Clustering
12 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
12 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (23.33%) SIEM
13 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) IIS
3 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.67%) nginx
7 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) SAN
3 11 (36.67%) NAS
4 10 (33.33%) WAN
4 10 (33.33%) DNS
5 9 (30.00%) LAN
6 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (13.33%) SMTP
9 3 (10.00%) HTTP
10 2 (6.67%) tcpdump
10 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
10 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
10 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (6.67%) VPN
10 2 (6.67%) VoIP
11 1 (3.33%) RIP
11 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Architect
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Middleware
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) WSH
4 1 (3.33%) COM
4 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (13.33%) Debian
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) VMS
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX
7 1 (3.33%) AIX
7 1 (3.33%) Solaris
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Benchmarking
3 7 (23.33%) Identity Management
3 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
3 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (23.33%) SIEM
4 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) BCP
8 1 (3.33%) Network Design
8 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.67%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) NFS
3 3 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) Xen
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
1 2 (6.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) New Relic
7 1 (3.33%) Percona
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds