The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 48 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1078 915 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.03% 3.87% 4.35%
As % of the System Software category 38.83% 34.07% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 861 747 815
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2776 2686 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.95% 11.35% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2285 2206 2112
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Surrey +9 273 £37,500 -16.66% 12
Berkshire -4 268 £45,000 - 32
Hampshire +19 225 £45,000 +7.14% 35
Oxfordshire +49 93 £41,000 +15.49% 13
Buckinghamshire -35 68 £40,000 -11.11% 11
West Sussex 0 56 £42,500 +33.85% 6
East Sussex +23 49 £40,000 +16.78% 9
Kent +44 41 £31,000 -18.42% 2
Middlesex -4 6 £38,250 -19.47%
Isle of Wight - 2 £72,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2172 (100.00%) VMware
2 1489 (68.55%) Windows
3 1123 (51.70%) Microsoft
4 809 (37.25%) Active Directory
5 719 (33.10%) Citrix
6 702 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 659 (30.34%) Firewall
8 646 (29.74%) Cisco
9 605 (27.85%) Hyper-V
10 575 (26.47%) Linux
11 538 (24.77%) MS Exchange
12 500 (23.02%) MS Excel
13 480 (22.10%) ITIL
14 469 (21.59%) SAN
15 457 (21.04%) vSphere
16 452 (20.81%) HP
17 440 (20.26%) Microsoft Certification
18 439 (20.21%) DNS
19 424 (19.52%) Windows Server 2003
20 422 (19.43%) TCP/IP
21 393 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
22 380 (17.50%) WAN
23 377 (17.36%) SQL
24 373 (17.17%) SQL Server
25 365 (16.80%) MCSE
26 353 (16.25%) LAN
27 330 (15.19%) Security Cleared
28 310 (14.27%) DHCP
29 295 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
30 281 (12.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 538 (24.77%) MS Exchange
2 255 (11.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 228 (10.50%) SharePoint
4 224 (10.31%) IIS
5 161 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 113 (5.20%) Apache
7 92 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2003
8 90 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 83 (3.82%) Lync
10 74 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 36 (1.66%) Tomcat
12 31 (1.43%) WebSphere
13 29 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 25 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
15 22 (1.01%) nginx
16 19 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2000
16 19 (0.87%) JBoss
16 19 (0.87%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.78%) CMS
17 17 (0.78%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 500 (23.02%) MS Excel
2 225 (10.36%) MS Office
3 15 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.46%) MS Project
4 10 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
5 7 (0.32%) Solid Edge
6 6 (0.28%) SPSS
7 4 (0.18%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.092%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
4 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.092%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.092%) Primavera
5 2 (0.092%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.092%) Magento
5 2 (0.092%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.046%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.046%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 155 (7.14%) Office 365
2 96 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 69 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
5 60 (2.76%) IaaS
6 51 (2.35%) SaaS
7 38 (1.75%) PaaS
8 17 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.55%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.41%) GitHub
11 8 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
11 8 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.37%) Amazon Glacier
12 4 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
12 4 (0.18%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.14%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.046%) Symantec.cloud
15 1 (0.046%) Taleo
15 1 (0.046%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 659 (30.34%) Firewall
2 469 (21.59%) SAN
3 439 (20.21%) DNS
4 422 (19.43%) TCP/IP
5 380 (17.50%) WAN
6 353 (16.25%) LAN
7 310 (14.27%) DHCP
8 225 (10.36%) VPN
9 131 (6.03%) NAS
10 129 (5.94%) VLAN
11 127 (5.85%) VoIP
12 123 (5.66%) MPLS
13 116 (5.34%) BGP
14 95 (4.37%) SSL
15 94 (4.33%) Internet
15 94 (4.33%) Cisco ASA
16 87 (4.01%) Wireless
17 81 (3.73%) OSPF
18 72 (3.31%) SMTP
19 67 (3.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 101 (4.65%) MySQL
3 41 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 38 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 30 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (1.20%) DB2
8 24 (1.10%) Big Data
8 24 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (0.87%) EDRMS
10 19 (0.87%) IDOL
11 17 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 27 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 25 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 22 (1.01%) Subversion
4 17 (0.78%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.60%) Maven
6 11 (0.51%) LoadRunner
7 10 (0.46%) MSI
8 9 (0.41%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.37%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (0.32%) TestDirector
11 5 (0.23%) Ant
12 4 (0.18%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.18%) Log4j
12 4 (0.18%) NUnit
12 4 (0.18%) JIRA
12 4 (0.18%) Selenium
12 4 (0.18%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 193 (8.89%) Finance
2 88 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 60 (2.76%) Retail
4 44 (2.03%) Marketing
5 26 (1.20%) Legal
6 23 (1.06%) Publishing
7 16 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (0.74%) Advertising
8 15 (0.69%) Electronics
9 14 (0.64%) Back Office
10 12 (0.55%) Law
11 11 (0.51%) Billing
12 10 (0.46%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.37%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.37%) Military
14 7 (0.32%) Banking
14 7 (0.32%) Automotive
15 5 (0.23%) Games
15 5 (0.23%) French Language
15 5 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 364 (16.76%) Support Engineer
2 274 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 232 (10.68%) Analyst
4 212 (9.76%) Consultant
5 153 (7.04%) Administrator
6 133 (6.12%) Architect
7 130 (5.99%) Systems Administrator
8 126 (5.80%) IT Support
9 117 (5.39%) Technical Support
10 116 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support
11 112 (5.16%) Systems Engineer
12 100 (4.60%) Support Analyst
13 86 (3.96%) Technical Engineer
14 85 (3.91%) Network Engineer
15 77 (3.55%) Technical Consultant
16 73 (3.36%) Technical Support Engineer
17 70 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support
18 68 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
19 66 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
20 65 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (3.13%) .NET
2 49 (2.26%) Web Services
3 30 (1.38%) HTML
4 29 (1.34%) CSS
4 29 (1.34%) XML
5 26 (1.20%) Ajax
6 24 (1.10%) Software Packaging
7 21 (0.97%) LAMP
8 17 (0.78%) SOAP
8 17 (0.78%) J2EE
9 16 (0.74%) ASP.NET
9 16 (0.74%) MAPI
10 12 (0.55%) Middleware
11 11 (0.51%) Servlets
11 11 (0.51%) XSL
12 10 (0.46%) .NET Framework
12 10 (0.46%) RESTful
13 9 (0.41%) HTML5
13 9 (0.41%) JSON
13 9 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 133 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (5.02%) Clustering
3 103 (4.74%) Thin Client
3 103 (4.74%) Fat Client
4 96 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 91 (4.19%) Blackberry
6 86 (3.96%) Computer Science
7 61 (2.81%) Open Source
8 60 (2.76%) Private Cloud
8 60 (2.76%) Replication
9 44 (2.03%) PKI
10 39 (1.80%) Statistics
11 30 (1.38%) Client/Server
12 25 (1.15%) Public Cloud
13 24 (1.10%) BYOD
13 24 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
14 22 (1.01%) iPhone
15 21 (0.97%) iSeries
16 17 (0.78%) Derivative
16 17 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1489 (68.55%) Windows
2 702 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 575 (26.47%) Linux
4 424 (19.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 393 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 276 (12.71%) Windows 7
7 189 (8.70%) Windows XP
8 156 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 152 (7.00%) UNIX
10 118 (5.43%) Windows 8
11 116 (5.34%) Windows Vista
12 103 (4.74%) CentOS
13 58 (2.67%) Ubuntu
14 44 (2.03%) Solaris
15 31 (1.43%) Mac OS X
15 31 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
16 28 (1.29%) Debian
17 27 (1.24%) VMS
18 26 (1.20%) AIX
19 22 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (22.10%) ITIL
2 160 (7.37%) Project Management
3 151 (6.95%) Migration
4 142 (6.54%) Incident Management
5 139 (6.40%) Service Delivery
6 130 (5.99%) Service Management
7 128 (5.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 127 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
9 113 (5.20%) Mentoring
10 108 (4.97%) Load Balancing
11 93 (4.28%) Change Management
12 82 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
12 82 (3.78%) DevOps
13 80 (3.68%) Capacity Planning
13 80 (3.68%) PRINCE2
14 79 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 73 (3.36%) Time Management
16 63 (2.90%) Capacity Management
17 57 (2.62%) Configuration Management
18 55 (2.53%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 377 (17.36%) SQL
2 206 (9.48%) PowerShell
3 109 (5.02%) Python
4 108 (4.97%) Perl
5 87 (4.01%) Java
6 78 (3.59%) VBScript
7 62 (2.85%) PHP
7 62 (2.85%) Bash Shell
8 53 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 50 (2.30%) Ruby
10 46 (2.12%) VB
11 39 (1.80%) JavaScript
12 38 (1.75%) C#
13 35 (1.61%) C
14 18 (0.83%) PL/SQL
15 17 (0.78%) T-SQL
16 14 (0.64%) C++
17 4 (0.18%) XQuery
17 4 (0.18%) XPath
18 3 (0.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 440 (20.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 365 (16.80%) MCSE
3 330 (15.19%) Security Cleared
4 295 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
5 281 (12.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 254 (11.69%) SC Cleared
7 238 (10.96%) CCNA
8 188 (8.66%) Degree
9 157 (7.23%) DV Cleared
10 148 (6.81%) MCITP
11 134 (6.17%) CCNP
12 131 (6.03%) Citrix Certification
13 124 (5.71%) CCA
14 121 (5.57%) MCSA
15 118 (5.43%) MCP
16 40 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
17 37 (1.70%) RHCE
18 33 (1.52%) CCIE
19 30 (1.38%) VCP5
19 30 (1.38%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (9.76%) SLA
2 64 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.38%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.92%) QA
5 12 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.55%) COBIT
6 7 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.18%) HL7
7 4 (0.18%) DICOM
8 1 (0.046%) BS25999
8 1 (0.046%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 809 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 605 (27.85%) Hyper-V
3 457 (21.04%) vSphere
4 266 (12.25%) XenApp
5 158 (7.27%) VMware ESX
6 143 (6.58%) vCloud
7 128 (5.89%) VMware ESXi
7 128 (5.89%) XenDesktop
8 89 (4.10%) Terminal Services
9 78 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 64 (2.95%) KVM
11 60 (2.76%) XenServer
12 54 (2.49%) ISA Server
13 33 (1.52%) Terminal Server
14 31 (1.43%) Xen
15 25 (1.15%) VMware Server
16 22 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 20 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
18 18 (0.83%) UAG
19 16 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 249 (11.46%) SCCM
2 143 (6.58%) Backup Exec
3 105 (4.83%) Puppet
4 96 (4.42%) WSUS
5 80 (3.68%) SCOM
6 68 (3.13%) Nagios
7 55 (2.53%) NetBackup
8 53 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 41 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
10 40 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
10 40 (1.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 29 (1.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 27 (1.24%) Cisco LMS
12 27 (1.24%) Opsview
13 26 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 22 (1.01%) ARCserve
14 22 (1.01%) SCVMM
14 22 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
15 18 (0.83%) EdgeSight
16 15 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2172 (100.00%) VMware
2 1123 (51.70%) Microsoft
3 719 (33.10%) Citrix
4 646 (29.74%) Cisco
5 452 (20.81%) HP
6 192 (8.84%) Oracle
7 184 (8.47%) Symantec
8 162 (7.46%) Red Hat
9 160 (7.37%) NetApp
10 145 (6.68%) Juniper
11 141 (6.49%) Dell
12 109 (5.02%) IBM
13 106 (4.88%) 3PAR
14 93 (4.28%) Veeam
15 72 (3.31%) EMC
16 61 (2.81%) F5
17 60 (2.76%) Apple
18 52 (2.39%) AppSense
19 48 (2.21%) CheckPoint
20 45 (2.07%) McAfee
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TDA Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
abrs Limited
Salary: package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago