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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 55 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.92% 3.39% 2.30%
As % of the System Software category 28.57% 27.40% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 14
Average salary £38,500 £31,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,400 £42,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
42 73 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.71% 12.37% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 94
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £23,075 £24,075
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £55,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Ipswich -5 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Newmarket - 5 £38,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 27 (61.36%) Windows
4 23 (52.27%) Hyper-V
5 19 (43.18%) Citrix
5 19 (43.18%) SAN
6 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
7 16 (36.36%) LAN
8 15 (34.09%) WAN
8 15 (34.09%) DNS
8 15 (34.09%) HP
8 15 (34.09%) Firewall
9 14 (31.82%) DHCP
10 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
11 11 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
12 10 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (22.73%) Brocade
12 10 (22.73%) Network Security
13 9 (20.45%) Juniper
13 9 (20.45%) Veeam
14 8 (18.18%) HP ASE
14 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
14 8 (18.18%) Linux
14 8 (18.18%) ITIL
14 8 (18.18%) FTP
14 8 (18.18%) SMTP
14 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
15 7 (15.91%) Finance

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) IIS
3 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.36%) Lync
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (9.09%) SaaS
2 4 (9.09%) Office 365
3 3 (6.82%) IaaS
3 3 (6.82%) PaaS
4 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) SAN
2 16 (36.36%) LAN
3 15 (34.09%) WAN
3 15 (34.09%) DNS
3 15 (34.09%) Firewall
4 14 (31.82%) DHCP
5 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
6 10 (22.73%) Network Security
7 8 (18.18%) FTP
7 8 (18.18%) SMTP
8 7 (15.91%) NAS
9 5 (11.36%) iSCSI
10 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (6.82%) MPLS
10 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
10 3 (6.82%) VPN
11 2 (4.55%) BGP
11 2 (4.55%) EIGRP
11 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (4.55%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) MS Access
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Consultant
2 8 (18.18%) Network Consultant
2 8 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Security Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (9.09%) IT Support
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) J2EE
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Replication
1 5 (11.36%) Clustering
2 4 (9.09%) BYOD
3 3 (6.82%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
5 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) SIEM
3 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
3 5 (11.36%) Benchmarking
3 5 (11.36%) Identity Management
3 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
3 5 (11.36%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.55%) Security Architecture
5 2 (4.55%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.27%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (18.18%) HP ASE
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.64%) MCSE
4 4 (9.09%) MCP
5 2 (4.55%) CCNP
5 2 (4.55%) CISSP
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Hyper-V
2 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.64%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) KVM
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) WSUS
2 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 19 (43.18%) Citrix
4 15 (34.09%) HP
5 10 (22.73%) Brocade
6 9 (20.45%) Veeam
6 9 (20.45%) Juniper
7 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 7 (15.91%) 3PAR
9 5 (11.36%) Symantec
9 5 (11.36%) NetApp
9 5 (11.36%) EMC
10 4 (9.09%) Cisco
11 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
12 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
13 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard
13 1 (2.27%) NETGEAR
13 1 (2.27%) Dell
13 1 (2.27%) Red Hat