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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 19 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.92% 1.82% 12.15%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 11.76% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 13
Average salary £22,500 £26,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% -30.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
20 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 19.80% 15.45% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 22
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -40.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £45,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Wakefield

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) NetApp
6 11 (52.38%) Sophos
7 10 (47.62%) WatchGuard
7 10 (47.62%) SonicWALL
7 10 (47.62%) Wireless
7 10 (47.62%) HP
7 10 (47.62%) Cisco
8 8 (38.10%) Windows
8 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 5 (23.81%) VoIP
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
10 3 (14.29%) Citrix
10 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
11 2 (9.52%) Retail
11 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (9.52%) Office 365
11 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (9.52%) NetVault Backup
11 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (9.52%) ARCserve
11 2 (9.52%) Firewall
11 2 (9.52%) WAN
11 2 (9.52%) SLA

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Wireless
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) PBX
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) IT Support
5 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Solaris Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.76%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) NetVault Backup
2 2 (9.52%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) NetApp
4 11 (52.38%) Sophos
5 10 (47.62%) WatchGuard
5 10 (47.62%) SonicWALL
5 10 (47.62%) HP
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec