The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.71% 3.72% 7.77%
As % of the System Software category 15.32% 20.00% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 22
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
111 80 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.24% 18.60% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 108 69 56
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) Citrix
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) Windows XP
4 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco
6 10 (40.00%) ITIL
7 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (32.00%) XenApp
8 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (28.00%) LAN
8 7 (28.00%) WAN
9 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (24.00%) NetApp
9 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
9 6 (24.00%) ITIL V2
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (20.00%) Fat Client
10 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) Degree
10 5 (20.00%) Windows Vista
10 5 (20.00%) Thin Client

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) VoIP
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) SSH
4 2 (8.00%) SMTP
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.00%) SUSE
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) VMS
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL V2
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) DNA
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VBScript
1 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) VCAP
3 3 (12.00%) VCDX
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) XenApp
3 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
6 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) Citrix
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) NetApp
5 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) Veritas