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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 20 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.36% 1.57% 10.71%
As % of the System Software category 31.82% 11.11% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 12
Average salary £19,000 £26,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.30% -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
22 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.00% 14.14% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 21
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -39.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,200 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Wakefield

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 13 (48.15%) WatchGuard
5 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
5 11 (40.74%) NetApp
5 11 (40.74%) VoIP
6 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
6 10 (37.04%) Citrix
7 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 9 (33.33%) Sophos
8 8 (29.63%) Wireless
8 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (29.63%) SonicWALL
8 8 (29.63%) WAN
8 8 (29.63%) LAN
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco
8 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
8 8 (29.63%) HP
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (22.22%) MCSA
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (18.52%) WSUS
11 5 (18.52%) VPN
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
12 3 (11.11%) Retail
12 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
12 3 (11.11%) Firewall
12 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) VoIP
2 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (29.63%) Wireless
3 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) LAN
4 5 (18.52%) VPN
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 6 (22.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) IT Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) IT Support
6 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Server Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Solaris Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) FMCG
2 1 (3.70%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
2 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) NetVault Backup
3 2 (7.41%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) WatchGuard
3 11 (40.74%) NetApp
4 10 (37.04%) Citrix
5 9 (33.33%) Sophos
6 8 (29.63%) SonicWALL
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco
6 8 (29.63%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle