The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.24% 3.97% 2.71%
As % of the System Software category 62.50% 28.21% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 6
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.23%
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.78% 14.08% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 20
Average salary £31,000 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.46% -25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £52,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Worcestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Worcester +5 6 £28,750 -17.85% 1
Droitwich - 3 £32,500 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £25,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) Citrix
5 10 (52.63%) Cisco
5 10 (52.63%) IIS
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
7 8 (42.11%) SAN
7 8 (42.11%) vSphere
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
9 6 (31.58%) DNS
10 5 (26.32%) WLAN
10 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (26.32%) Avaya
10 5 (26.32%) HP
10 5 (26.32%) MCSE
10 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
10 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
10 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 5 (26.32%) Wireless
10 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
10 5 (26.32%) MCITP
10 5 (26.32%) VLAN
10 5 (26.32%) Network Design
10 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (52.63%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) SAN
3 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 5 (26.32%) Wireless
5 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (26.32%) VLAN
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 5 (26.32%) WLAN
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) DHCP
7 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
8 2 (10.53%) HTTP
8 2 (10.53%) SMTP
9 1 (5.26%) VoIP
9 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
1 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
2 2 (10.53%) System Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) MCSE
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (26.32%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) vSphere
3 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) Postfix
5 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Citrix
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco
5 5 (26.32%) Avaya
5 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
5 5 (26.32%) HP