The first table below looks at the demand for VMFS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMFS over the 3 months to 31 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank 883 - 891
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMFS 28 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% - 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.23% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 13
Average salary £63,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 - £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 - £52,500
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12402 10768 11371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 9.92% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10291 9168 9736
Average salary £40,325 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%

VMFS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMFS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMFS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMFS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMFS within the UK.

VMFS Salary Trend in the UK

VMFS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMFS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

VMFS Salary Histogram in the UK

VMFS
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMFS within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
England - 28 £63,000 - 2
Liverpool - 18 £57,500 -
Merseyside - 18 £57,500 -
North West - 18 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £63,000 - 2
East of England - 6 £63,000 - 2
Bedford - 4 £63,000 - 1
Exeter - 3 £63,000 -
Devon - 3 £63,000 -
South West - 3 £63,000 -
Luton - 2 - - 1
London - 1 - -

VMFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMFS 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 VMFS.

1 29 (100.00%) HP
1 29 (100.00%) SAN
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 29 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 28 (96.55%) VMware ESXi
2 28 (96.55%) VMware ESX
2 28 (96.55%) NetApp
3 26 (89.66%) EMC
3 26 (89.66%) vCloud
3 26 (89.66%) Capacity Management
4 25 (86.21%) Capacity Planning
4 25 (86.21%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (86.21%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (86.21%) Client/Server
5 23 (79.31%) SLA
5 23 (79.31%) e-Health
5 23 (79.31%) CA
5 23 (79.31%) Change Management
5 23 (79.31%) VMware Server
6 18 (62.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (62.07%) Degree
7 15 (51.72%) DMZ
8 13 (44.83%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.79%) vSphere
11 3 (10.34%) SaaS
11 3 (10.34%) HP SIM
11 3 (10.34%) VCP5
11 3 (10.34%) iSCSI

VMFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMFS 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 VMFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 25 (86.21%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (51.72%) DMZ
3 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
3 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Technical Specialist
1 15 (51.72%) VMware Specialist
2 11 (37.93%) Consultant
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (86.21%) Client/Server
2 23 (79.31%) e-Health
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Capacity Management
2 25 (86.21%) Capacity Planning
2 25 (86.21%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (79.31%) Change Management
4 13 (44.83%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 18 (62.07%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (79.31%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (96.55%) VMware ESXi
2 28 (96.55%) VMware ESX
3 26 (89.66%) vCloud
4 23 (79.31%) VMware Server
5 4 (13.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) HP
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (96.55%) NetApp
3 26 (89.66%) EMC
4 23 (79.31%) CA
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) Dell
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