The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 59 49 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 958 1042 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.22% 4.70% 3.72%
As % of the System Software category 33.92% 37.84% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 773 896 747
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2824 2754 2291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.44% 12.44% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2352 1984
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
Berkshire -2 291 £37,500 -11.76% 22
Surrey -16 226 £40,000 -11.11% 19
Hampshire -8 203 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Buckinghamshire +14 103 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oxfordshire -14 68 £32,000 -20.00% 14
Kent +12 49 £43,890 +17.04% 4
West Sussex -8 42 £37,250 +24.16% 6
Middlesex +14 30 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East Sussex -36 15 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Sussex +1 2 £52,500 +75.00%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1860 (100.00%) VMware
2 1335 (71.77%) Windows
3 1004 (53.98%) Microsoft
4 714 (38.39%) Active Directory
5 651 (35.00%) Citrix
6 634 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 561 (30.16%) SAN
8 525 (28.23%) Hyper-V
9 510 (27.42%) Cisco
10 503 (27.04%) MS Excel
11 486 (26.13%) ITIL
12 476 (25.59%) Linux
13 433 (23.28%) Firewall
14 415 (22.31%) MS Exchange
15 413 (22.20%) DNS
16 374 (20.11%) HP
17 370 (19.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 359 (19.30%) SQL
19 351 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
20 331 (17.80%) SQL Server
21 295 (15.86%) vSphere
22 285 (15.32%) TCP/IP
23 281 (15.11%) Exchange Server 2010
23 281 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
24 263 (14.14%) XenApp
24 263 (14.14%) Security Cleared
25 254 (13.66%) DHCP
26 248 (13.33%) MCSE
27 232 (12.47%) EMC
28 227 (12.20%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 415 (22.31%) MS Exchange
2 281 (15.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 227 (12.20%) IIS
4 215 (11.56%) SharePoint
5 182 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 108 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 105 (5.65%) Apache
8 96 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 72 (3.87%) Lync
10 68 (3.66%) Tomcat
11 34 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 28 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 22 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2000
13 22 (1.18%) SAS
14 18 (0.97%) WebLogic
15 15 (0.81%) OpenStack
15 15 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (0.81%) WebSphere
16 11 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
16 11 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 503 (27.04%) MS Excel
2 117 (6.29%) MS Office
3 9 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.43%) PowerPivot
5 7 (0.38%) SPSS
5 7 (0.38%) FastStats
6 6 (0.32%) MS Project
7 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (0.48%) Summit
2 8 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.38%) Sage 200
4 6 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.054%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 65 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (3.06%) IaaS
3 56 (3.01%) SaaS
4 48 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (2.31%) PaaS
6 40 (2.15%) Office 365
7 28 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.22%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.16%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.054%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 561 (30.16%) SAN
2 433 (23.28%) Firewall
3 413 (22.20%) DNS
4 285 (15.32%) TCP/IP
5 254 (13.66%) DHCP
6 198 (10.65%) WAN
7 185 (9.95%) LAN
8 177 (9.52%) VPN
9 125 (6.72%) NAS
10 118 (6.34%) Wireless
11 98 (5.27%) Internet
12 87 (4.68%) Network Security
13 85 (4.57%) SSL
14 80 (4.30%) VLAN
15 73 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
16 72 (3.87%) VoIP
17 50 (2.69%) iSCSI
18 46 (2.47%) HTTP
19 42 (2.26%) SMTP
20 35 (1.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.30%) MySQL
3 57 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (2.26%) Oracle Database
5 34 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 22 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 19 (1.02%) EDRMS
9 19 (1.02%) IDOL
10 18 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
11 15 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.43%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.43%) DB2
14 8 (0.43%) Big Data
15 6 (0.32%) OLTP
16 5 (0.27%) Informix
Development Applications
1 28 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 18 (0.97%) Subversion
2 18 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (0.91%) WebLOAD
4 16 (0.86%) Visual Studio
4 16 (0.86%) AQtime
5 15 (0.81%) MSI
6 11 (0.59%) Git (software)
7 10 (0.54%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.48%) TestComplete
8 9 (0.48%) SilkTest
8 9 (0.48%) ClearCase
8 9 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (0.27%) Gradle
10 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.22%) Ant
10 4 (0.22%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.16%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.16%) Maven
General
1 192 (10.32%) Finance
2 74 (3.98%) Telecoms
3 56 (3.01%) Retail
4 33 (1.77%) Legal
5 31 (1.67%) Marketing
6 29 (1.56%) French Language
7 25 (1.34%) Electronics
8 21 (1.13%) German Language
9 19 (1.02%) Military
10 15 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.75%) Banking
12 13 (0.70%) Back Office
13 8 (0.43%) Front Office
13 8 (0.43%) Publishing
14 7 (0.38%) Advertising
14 7 (0.38%) Billing
15 6 (0.32%) Games
16 5 (0.27%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.27%) Law
17 4 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 279 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 198 (10.65%) Analyst
3 192 (10.32%) Architect
4 189 (10.16%) Consultant
5 171 (9.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 160 (8.60%) Administrator
7 116 (6.24%) Systems Administrator
8 106 (5.70%) 3rd Line Support
9 95 (5.11%) Technical Support
10 80 (4.30%) Support Analyst
11 79 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
12 74 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support
12 74 (3.98%) IT Support
13 65 (3.49%) Server Engineer
14 58 (3.12%) Solutions Architect
15 57 (3.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 56 (3.01%) Network Engineer
17 53 (2.85%) Technical Engineer
18 50 (2.69%) Technical Architect
19 48 (2.58%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (2.80%) .NET
2 34 (1.83%) Web Services
3 24 (1.29%) HTML
4 19 (1.02%) Flash
5 18 (0.97%) COM
5 18 (0.97%) Application Packaging
6 17 (0.91%) Middleware
6 17 (0.91%) J2EE
7 16 (0.86%) MAPI
7 16 (0.86%) XML
8 14 (0.75%) LAMP
9 13 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (0.54%) CSS
11 9 (0.48%) ODBC
11 9 (0.48%) Software Packaging
12 7 (0.38%) Spring
12 7 (0.38%) Hibernate
12 7 (0.38%) SOAP
12 7 (0.38%) YAML
13 6 (0.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (4.73%) Clustering
1 88 (4.73%) Replication
2 58 (3.12%) Blackberry
2 58 (3.12%) Computer Science
3 51 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 49 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 49 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 31 (1.67%) EqualLogic
5 31 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 30 (1.61%) Statistics
7 26 (1.40%) Open Source
8 23 (1.24%) FlexPod
9 22 (1.18%) Celerra
9 22 (1.18%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (0.91%) Firmware
12 15 (0.81%) CLARiiON
13 12 (0.65%) PKI
13 12 (0.65%) Kindle
13 12 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1335 (71.77%) Windows
2 634 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 476 (25.59%) Linux
4 351 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 281 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 213 (11.45%) Windows 7
7 170 (9.14%) UNIX
8 120 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 115 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 79 (4.25%) Windows 8
11 65 (3.49%) Solaris
12 64 (3.44%) Windows Vista
13 42 (2.26%) CentOS
14 36 (1.94%) AIX
15 30 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
16 26 (1.40%) Debian
17 25 (1.34%) Ubuntu
18 20 (1.08%) Windows 2000
19 18 (0.97%) SUSE
20 16 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (26.13%) ITIL
2 165 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 127 (6.83%) Project Management
4 89 (4.78%) Migration
5 87 (4.68%) Service Management
6 80 (4.30%) Service Delivery
7 76 (4.09%) Change Management
8 72 (3.87%) Load Balancing
9 71 (3.82%) PRINCE2
10 64 (3.44%) Problem Management
11 59 (3.17%) Time Management
12 57 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
13 52 (2.80%) Configuration Management
14 47 (2.53%) Change Control
15 46 (2.47%) Business Continuity
16 45 (2.42%) TOGAF
17 42 (2.26%) Incident Management
18 40 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
18 40 (2.15%) Root Cause Analysis
19 38 (2.04%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 359 (19.30%) SQL
2 155 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 74 (3.98%) Perl
4 59 (3.17%) Java
4 59 (3.17%) Python
5 48 (2.58%) PHP
6 47 (2.53%) Ruby
7 41 (2.20%) VBScript
8 40 (2.15%) VB
8 40 (2.15%) C++
9 37 (1.99%) Shell Script
10 32 (1.72%) C#
11 31 (1.67%) Bash Shell
12 29 (1.56%) JavaScript
13 26 (1.40%) C
14 16 (0.86%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.22%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.16%) C-shell
17 2 (0.11%) R
17 2 (0.11%) VC++
Qualifications
1 370 (19.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 263 (14.14%) Security Cleared
3 248 (13.33%) MCSE
4 223 (11.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 191 (10.27%) Degree
6 183 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
7 182 (9.78%) SC Cleared
8 173 (9.30%) MCITP
9 141 (7.58%) CCNA
10 121 (6.51%) MCSA
11 96 (5.16%) MCTS
12 85 (4.57%) CCNP
13 79 (4.25%) Citrix Certification
14 74 (3.98%) DV Cleared
15 72 (3.87%) MCP
16 63 (3.39%) CCA
17 43 (2.31%) VCAP
18 38 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
19 36 (1.94%) NCDA
20 35 (1.88%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.56%) SLA
2 51 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.15%) QA
4 25 (1.34%) ISO 9001
5 24 (1.29%) COBIT
6 10 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.32%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.11%) HL7
9 1 (0.054%) DICOM
9 1 (0.054%) JSP 440
System Software
1 714 (38.39%) Active Directory
2 525 (28.23%) Hyper-V
3 295 (15.86%) vSphere
4 263 (14.14%) XenApp
5 194 (10.43%) VMware ESX
6 173 (9.30%) XenDesktop
7 121 (6.51%) VMware ESXi
8 85 (4.57%) vCloud
9 74 (3.98%) XenServer
10 53 (2.85%) Terminal Services
10 53 (2.85%) Xen
11 52 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
12 41 (2.20%) KVM
13 39 (2.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 36 (1.94%) ISA Server
15 25 (1.34%) NFS
16 20 (1.08%) UAG
17 18 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
17 18 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
18 17 (0.91%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 181 (9.73%) SCCM
2 123 (6.61%) Backup Exec
3 107 (5.75%) SCOM
4 89 (4.78%) NetBackup
5 60 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 56 (3.01%) WSUS
7 41 (2.20%) Puppet
8 33 (1.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 28 (1.51%) Legato
9 28 (1.51%) ARCserve
10 27 (1.45%) SCVMM
11 25 (1.34%) EMC NetWorker
12 23 (1.24%) Tivoli
13 22 (1.18%) Nagios
14 20 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 16 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
16 14 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 13 (0.70%) Cobbler
18 12 (0.65%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1860 (100.00%) VMware
2 1004 (53.98%) Microsoft
3 651 (35.00%) Citrix
4 510 (27.42%) Cisco
5 374 (20.11%) HP
6 232 (12.47%) EMC
7 206 (11.08%) NetApp
8 169 (9.09%) Symantec
9 146 (7.85%) Oracle
10 143 (7.69%) Red Hat
11 129 (6.94%) Juniper
12 116 (6.24%) Veeam
13 104 (5.59%) Dell
14 103 (5.54%) IBM
15 87 (4.68%) Apple
16 73 (3.92%) Veritas
17 42 (2.26%) 3PAR
17 42 (2.26%) Meru Networks
18 40 (2.15%) F5
19 39 (2.10%) CA
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Overtime + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Capita
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30k - £36k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Extensive Package.
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday