The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 14 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.73% 19.87% 9.76%
As % of the System Software category 44.00% 76.92% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 7
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 22.12% 25.83% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 15
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +112.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware Infrastructure
West Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
4 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
5 11 (45.83%) SLA
6 10 (41.67%) HP
6 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (37.50%) WatchGuard
7 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 9 (37.50%) Wireless
7 9 (37.50%) SAN
8 8 (33.33%) NetApp
8 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 8 (33.33%) Sophos
8 8 (33.33%) SonicWALL
9 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
12 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
13 2 (8.33%) vSphere
13 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (8.33%) Lync
13 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (8.33%) Change Management
13 2 (8.33%) MS Office
13 2 (8.33%) Citrix
13 2 (8.33%) Lotus

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Wireless
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Celerra
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) CCA
1 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.17%) MCITP
1 1 (4.17%) VCAP
1 1 (4.17%) CCEE
1 1 (4.17%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
4 10 (41.67%) HP
5 9 (37.50%) WatchGuard
6 8 (33.33%) NetApp
6 8 (33.33%) Sophos
6 8 (33.33%) SonicWALL
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) Lotus
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) Avaya
8 1 (4.17%) EMC
8 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.17%) 3PAR