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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 61 57 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 923 995 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.84% 4.36% 3.54%
As % of the System Software category 34.99% 40.71% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 753 818 752
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2638 2444 2385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.96% 10.71% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 2042 2079
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 282 £45,000 - 29
Surrey +1 240 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Hampshire -8 175 £41,000 +2.50% 10
Buckinghamshire +27 127 £45,000 - 2
West Sussex +37 65 £31,500 -37.00% 3
Oxfordshire -38 45 £35,500 -5.33% 6
Middlesex +4 19 £47,500 - 3
Kent -46 14 £38,000 -5.00% 4
East Sussex -26 10 £34,250 -2.14%
Home Counties - 4 £45,000 -
Thames Valley -1 3 £53,750 -17.30%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1761 (100.00%) VMware
2 1205 (68.43%) Windows
3 922 (52.36%) Microsoft
4 715 (40.60%) Active Directory
5 637 (36.17%) Citrix
6 606 (34.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 515 (29.24%) Cisco
8 499 (28.34%) MS Exchange
9 448 (25.44%) Hyper-V
10 445 (25.27%) Firewall
11 438 (24.87%) SAN
12 426 (24.19%) Linux
13 421 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 413 (23.45%) MS Excel
15 410 (23.28%) ITIL
16 352 (19.99%) DNS
17 335 (19.02%) Microsoft Certification
18 330 (18.74%) HP
19 313 (17.77%) SQL
20 306 (17.38%) Exchange Server 2010
21 299 (16.98%) SQL Server
22 283 (16.07%) XenApp
23 280 (15.90%) vSphere
24 263 (14.93%) TCP/IP
25 228 (12.95%) EMC
26 215 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
27 211 (11.98%) MCSE
28 209 (11.87%) NetApp
28 209 (11.87%) Finance
29 206 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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
1 499 (28.34%) MS Exchange
2 306 (17.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 206 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 204 (11.58%) SharePoint
5 202 (11.47%) IIS
6 101 (5.74%) Apache
7 97 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2003
8 79 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 76 (4.32%) Lync
10 44 (2.50%) CMS
11 37 (2.10%) Drupal
11 37 (2.10%) Alfresco
11 37 (2.10%) WordPress
12 33 (1.87%) nginx
13 32 (1.82%) Tomcat
14 30 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
15 25 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 24 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
17 23 (1.31%) SAS
18 16 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 413 (23.45%) MS Excel
2 137 (7.78%) MS Office
3 31 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.14%) MS Project
5 14 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.57%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.45%) FrameMaker
7 8 (0.45%) FastStats
8 4 (0.23%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) SPSS
10 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.057%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.057%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.057%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.34%) Sage 200
3 5 (0.28%) Summit
4 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.057%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 53 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
2 46 (2.61%) SaaS
3 45 (2.56%) Office 365
4 37 (2.10%) IaaS
5 30 (1.70%) PaaS
6 24 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.057%) Heroku
10 1 (0.057%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 445 (25.27%) Firewall
2 438 (24.87%) SAN
3 352 (19.99%) DNS
4 263 (14.93%) TCP/IP
5 204 (11.58%) LAN
6 198 (11.24%) WAN
7 193 (10.96%) DHCP
8 136 (7.72%) VPN
9 84 (4.77%) Internet
10 77 (4.37%) NAS
11 75 (4.26%) Wireless
12 71 (4.03%) VLAN
13 56 (3.18%) VoIP
14 55 (3.12%) SSL
15 50 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
16 46 (2.61%) Network Security
17 44 (2.50%) iSCSI
18 40 (2.27%) Ethernet
19 37 (2.10%) FTP
19 37 (2.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.85%) MySQL
3 80 (4.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 73 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 20 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 15 (0.85%) Relational Database
9 10 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.40%) DB2
13 6 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.34%) Big Data
14 5 (0.28%) OLTP
15 4 (0.23%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.23%) EDRMS
15 4 (0.23%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 26 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 19 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 13 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 12 (0.68%) Subversion
6 8 (0.45%) JIRA
6 8 (0.45%) Hudson
7 7 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (0.40%) TestComplete
8 6 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (0.34%) ClearCase
8 6 (0.34%) SilkTest
9 5 (0.28%) Gradle
9 5 (0.28%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.23%) Ant
10 4 (0.23%) Selenium
11 3 (0.17%) Maven
11 3 (0.17%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.17%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.17%) Apache Ivy
General
1 209 (11.87%) Finance
2 72 (4.09%) Telecoms
3 59 (3.35%) Retail
4 44 (2.50%) Marketing
5 21 (1.19%) Back Office
6 20 (1.14%) Electronics
7 18 (1.02%) Advertising
8 14 (0.80%) Legal
8 14 (0.80%) French Language
8 14 (0.80%) Banking
9 13 (0.74%) Publishing
10 11 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.51%) German Language
12 6 (0.34%) Billing
12 6 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.34%) Front Office
13 5 (0.28%) Automotive
13 5 (0.28%) Games
13 5 (0.28%) Military
14 3 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 222 (12.61%) Consultant
2 199 (11.30%) Support Engineer
3 185 (10.51%) Architect
4 177 (10.05%) Analyst
5 154 (8.75%) Administrator
6 108 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 108 (6.13%) Systems Administrator
6 108 (6.13%) Systems Engineer
7 105 (5.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 82 (4.66%) Technical Support
9 79 (4.49%) IT Support
10 61 (3.46%) Support Analyst
11 54 (3.07%) Server Engineer
11 54 (3.07%) Linux Administrator
12 52 (2.95%) Project Manager
13 51 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 50 (2.84%) Team Leader
15 49 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
15 49 (2.78%) Technical Architect
16 45 (2.56%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.73%) Web Services
2 45 (2.56%) .NET
3 36 (2.04%) HTML
4 29 (1.65%) COM
5 19 (1.08%) Application Packaging
6 18 (1.02%) CSS
7 16 (0.91%) XML
8 12 (0.68%) SOAP
9 11 (0.62%) WCF
10 10 (0.57%) Middleware
10 10 (0.57%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.45%) J2EE
11 8 (0.45%) Flash
11 8 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (0.40%) REST
13 6 (0.34%) ADSI
13 6 (0.34%) ODBC
14 4 (0.23%) Hibernate
14 4 (0.23%) ActiveMQ
14 4 (0.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 113 (6.42%) Clustering
2 93 (5.28%) Replication
3 64 (3.63%) Thin Client
3 64 (3.63%) Fat Client
4 51 (2.90%) Blackberry
5 44 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 33 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 28 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 21 (1.19%) PKI
9 19 (1.08%) EqualLogic
10 18 (1.02%) iPhone
11 15 (0.85%) Celerra
11 15 (0.85%) Open Source
11 15 (0.85%) FlexPod
11 15 (0.85%) CLARiiON
12 14 (0.80%) Mathematics
12 14 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (0.74%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.68%) HACMP
14 12 (0.68%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1205 (68.43%) Windows
2 606 (34.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 426 (24.19%) Linux
4 421 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 215 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 178 (10.11%) Windows 7
7 171 (9.71%) UNIX
8 134 (7.61%) Windows XP
9 101 (5.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 74 (4.20%) Windows 8
11 63 (3.58%) Solaris
12 61 (3.46%) Windows Vista
13 56 (3.18%) CentOS
14 46 (2.61%) AIX
15 44 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
16 42 (2.39%) Ubuntu
17 36 (2.04%) Windows 2000
18 18 (1.02%) SUSE
18 18 (1.02%) Debian
19 16 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (23.28%) ITIL
2 169 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 168 (9.54%) Project Management
4 118 (6.70%) Migration
5 89 (5.05%) Service Delivery
6 82 (4.66%) Problem Management
7 77 (4.37%) PRINCE2
8 70 (3.98%) Load Balancing
9 66 (3.75%) Change Management
10 64 (3.63%) Service Management
11 61 (3.46%) Business Continuity
12 57 (3.24%) Capacity Planning
13 55 (3.12%) Change Control
14 47 (2.67%) Time Management
15 45 (2.56%) Budget Control
16 37 (2.10%) Configuration Management
17 35 (1.99%) Performance Tuning
18 34 (1.93%) Workflow
19 32 (1.82%) Identity Management
19 32 (1.82%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 313 (17.77%) SQL
2 133 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 98 (5.57%) Perl
4 73 (4.15%) Python
5 66 (3.75%) PHP
6 45 (2.56%) Java
7 34 (1.93%) JavaScript
7 34 (1.93%) Shell Script
8 32 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 31 (1.76%) Ruby
10 29 (1.65%) VBScript
11 24 (1.36%) C
12 20 (1.14%) C#
12 20 (1.14%) VB
13 16 (0.91%) T-SQL
14 8 (0.45%) C++
15 4 (0.23%) AWK
16 3 (0.17%) Korn
16 3 (0.17%) C-shell
17 2 (0.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 335 (19.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 211 (11.98%) MCSE
3 204 (11.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 198 (11.24%) Security Cleared
5 174 (9.88%) Degree
5 174 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
6 159 (9.03%) MCITP
7 137 (7.78%) SC Cleared
8 116 (6.59%) CCNA
9 100 (5.68%) Citrix Certification
10 81 (4.60%) CCA
11 80 (4.54%) MCSA
12 68 (3.86%) DV Cleared
13 65 (3.69%) MCP
14 63 (3.58%) CCNP
15 47 (2.67%) MCTS
16 31 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
17 29 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 29 (1.65%) CCEE
18 28 (1.59%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.85%) SLA
2 48 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (2.61%) ISO 9001
4 29 (1.65%) QA
5 14 (0.80%) COBIT
6 13 (0.74%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) HL7
10 1 (0.057%) DICOM
10 1 (0.057%) JSP 440
System Software
1 715 (40.60%) Active Directory
2 448 (25.44%) Hyper-V
3 283 (16.07%) XenApp
4 280 (15.90%) vSphere
5 176 (9.99%) XenDesktop
6 169 (9.60%) VMware ESX
7 125 (7.10%) VMware ESXi
8 76 (4.32%) Xen
9 67 (3.80%) Terminal Services
10 63 (3.58%) vCloud
11 55 (3.12%) XenServer
12 45 (2.56%) KVM
13 38 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
14 24 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 20 (1.14%) ISA Server
16 19 (1.08%) UAG
17 18 (1.02%) NFS
18 15 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 13 (0.74%) VMware Server
19 13 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 183 (10.39%) SCCM
2 110 (6.25%) SCOM
3 78 (4.43%) Backup Exec
4 76 (4.32%) NetBackup
5 74 (4.20%) WSUS
6 52 (2.95%) Puppet
7 43 (2.44%) Plesk
8 38 (2.16%) Nagios
9 36 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
10 33 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
11 32 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
12 30 (1.70%) ARCserve
13 26 (1.48%) Legato
14 19 (1.08%) SCVMM
14 19 (1.08%) Cobbler
15 15 (0.85%) YUM
15 15 (0.85%) SCOrch
16 14 (0.80%) HP SIM
17 13 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 12 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1761 (100.00%) VMware
2 922 (52.36%) Microsoft
3 637 (36.17%) Citrix
4 515 (29.24%) Cisco
5 330 (18.74%) HP
6 228 (12.95%) EMC
7 209 (11.87%) NetApp
8 167 (9.48%) Red Hat
9 128 (7.27%) Symantec
10 114 (6.47%) Dell
11 111 (6.30%) IBM
12 105 (5.96%) Oracle
13 76 (4.32%) Juniper
14 66 (3.75%) Veritas
15 64 (3.63%) Veeam
16 51 (2.90%) Apple
17 49 (2.78%) 3PAR
18 47 (2.67%) SAP
19 42 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
19 42 (2.39%) McAfee
Kent
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus+Ben
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampton, Middlesex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday