The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 61 49 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -30
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.34% 2.74% 13.04%
As % of the System Software category 18.48% 11.70% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 44
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
92 94 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.47% 23.44% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 88 83 94
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (78.79%) Windows
3 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
4 20 (60.61%) Citrix
5 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 15 (45.45%) ITIL
6 14 (42.42%) HP
7 13 (39.39%) Cisco
7 13 (39.39%) Windows XP
8 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
8 12 (36.36%) XenApp
9 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
10 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
11 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
12 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (24.24%) Windows Vista
12 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
12 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
12 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (24.24%) Linux
12 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
13 7 (21.21%) UNIX
13 7 (21.21%) Perl
13 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
13 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
14 6 (18.18%) Open Source

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) VoIP
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) NAS
4 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (12.12%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) Desktop Support
4 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Server Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Derivative
1 6 (18.18%) Open Source
2 4 (12.12%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows XP
3 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Vista
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.21%) UNIX
4 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (18.18%) CentOS
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.06%) Solaris
6 2 (6.06%) VMS
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.18%) Security Management
3 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
4 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.12%) High Availability
5 4 (12.12%) Workflow
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL V2
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Service Management
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) Network Design
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Release Management
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Perl
2 6 (18.18%) Python
2 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) RHCE
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.09%) VCDX
4 3 (9.09%) VCAP
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) CCIE
6 1 (3.03%) CCNP
6 1 (3.03%) CCNA
6 1 (3.03%) CCDA
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) XenApp
3 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.12%) vSphere
4 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
3 20 (60.61%) Citrix
4 14 (42.42%) HP
5 13 (39.39%) Cisco
6 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
7 6 (18.18%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) NetApp
9 2 (6.06%) Veritas
9 2 (6.06%) IBM
10 1 (3.03%) EMC
10 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint