The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 15 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.76% 10.43% 17.53%
As % of the System Software category 55.17% 42.86% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 23
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.32% 24.35% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 37
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £36,250
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 Wakefield

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Wakefield

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Wakefield

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (60.61%) Windows
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 16 (48.48%) Citrix
5 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
6 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
6 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (36.36%) NetApp
7 12 (36.36%) WatchGuard
8 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (30.30%) WAN
8 10 (30.30%) Cisco
9 9 (27.27%) LAN
9 9 (27.27%) MCSA
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 8 (24.24%) VoIP
10 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
11 7 (21.21%) Sophos
11 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (18.18%) SonicWALL
12 6 (18.18%) WSUS
12 6 (18.18%) VPN
12 6 (18.18%) HP
12 6 (18.18%) HTML
12 6 (18.18%) Wireless
13 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (15.15%) MCSE
13 5 (15.15%) SLA

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) WAN
2 9 (27.27%) LAN
3 8 (24.24%) VoIP
4 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.18%) VPN
5 6 (18.18%) Wireless
6 3 (9.09%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) Firewall
7 2 (6.06%) MPLS
7 2 (6.06%) DHCP
8 1 (3.03%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
1 8 (24.24%) Technical Support
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) IT Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Server Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.03%) Informatics
2 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (27.27%) MCSA
3 5 (15.15%) MCSE
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.09%) MCITP
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.03%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) WSUS
2 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.06%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 16 (48.48%) Citrix
4 12 (36.36%) NetApp
4 12 (36.36%) WatchGuard
5 10 (30.30%) Cisco
6 7 (21.21%) Sophos
7 6 (18.18%) SonicWALL
7 6 (18.18%) HP
8 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle
9 1 (3.03%) Symantec