The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 24 35 25
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 4.55% 3.91% 8.63%
As % of the System Software category 27.27% 35.00% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 12
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -32.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,900 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22 20 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 16.67% 11.17% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 33
Median salary £28,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
4 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) CommVault
4 4 (30.77%) Veritas
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Office 365
5 3 (23.08%) Presales
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Operations Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Storage Manager
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Presales Solution Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
1 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Operations
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 3 (23.08%) Presales
3 2 (15.38%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) CommVault
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) Intel
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam