The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 64 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 239 185 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.97% 3.36% 3.60%
As % of the System Software category 36.27% 35.99% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 220 152 171
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
659 514 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.95% 9.33% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 600 430 476
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Wiltshire +28 59 £38,000 -10.58% 6
Dorset +13 53 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Bristol +6 51 £40,000 -5.88% 28
Gloucestershire -4 49 £36,250 +3.57% 9
Devon -2 17 £29,500 -5.22% 1
Somerset +2 10 £35,000 +7.69% 4
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 530 (100.00%) VMware
2 394 (74.34%) Windows
3 287 (54.15%) Microsoft
4 204 (38.49%) MS Exchange
5 195 (36.79%) Active Directory
6 194 (36.60%) Citrix
7 162 (30.57%) Firewall
8 158 (29.81%) Linux
9 147 (27.74%) MS Excel
9 147 (27.74%) SAN
10 142 (26.79%) Cisco
11 141 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 137 (25.85%) Hyper-V
13 129 (24.34%) ITIL
14 122 (23.02%) TCP/IP
15 114 (21.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 106 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 105 (19.81%) DNS
18 102 (19.25%) SQL
19 98 (18.49%) HP
20 88 (16.60%) MCSE
21 83 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
22 81 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
23 80 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
23 80 (15.09%) VMware ESX
24 79 (14.91%) XenApp
25 78 (14.72%) Degree
26 77 (14.53%) VPN
27 75 (14.15%) DHCP
28 73 (13.77%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 204 (38.49%) MS Exchange
2 80 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 50 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 45 (8.49%) Lync
6 44 (8.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 33 (6.23%) Apache
8 32 (6.04%) SharePoint
9 30 (5.66%) IIS
10 28 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2000
11 18 (3.40%) Tomcat
12 17 (3.21%) JBoss
12 17 (3.21%) WebSphere
13 16 (3.02%) WebLogic
14 15 (2.83%) Apache ServiceMix
15 5 (0.94%) Confluence
15 5 (0.94%) MediaWiki
15 5 (0.94%) nginx
16 4 (0.75%) MQSeries
Applications
1 147 (27.74%) MS Excel
2 50 (9.43%) MS Office
3 12 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.15%) Office 365
2 12 (2.26%) SaaS
3 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.57%) IaaS
4 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.38%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 162 (30.57%) Firewall
2 147 (27.74%) SAN
3 122 (23.02%) TCP/IP
4 105 (19.81%) DNS
5 77 (14.53%) VPN
6 75 (14.15%) DHCP
7 73 (13.77%) LAN
8 63 (11.89%) WAN
9 47 (8.87%) NAS
10 34 (6.42%) NetScaler
11 29 (5.47%) Wireless
12 28 (5.28%) SSL
13 27 (5.09%) Network Security
14 24 (4.53%) Internet
14 24 (4.53%) IPsec
15 22 (4.15%) VLAN
15 22 (4.15%) VoIP
16 20 (3.77%) HTTP
16 20 (3.77%) LDAP
17 16 (3.02%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.79%) MySQL
3 26 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.40%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.57%) Hazelcast
7 3 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (5.09%) Jenkins
2 20 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.21%) Ant
4 15 (2.83%) Eclipse RCP
4 15 (2.83%) JUnit
4 15 (2.83%) Eclipse
4 15 (2.83%) Maven
5 7 (1.32%) Subversion
5 7 (1.32%) JIRA
6 5 (0.94%) Hudson
7 4 (0.75%) GDB
7 4 (0.75%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.38%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (13.40%) Finance
2 23 (4.34%) French Language
3 22 (4.15%) Banking
4 13 (2.45%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.45%) Advertising
5 11 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 9 (1.70%) Legal
6 9 (1.70%) Back Office
7 8 (1.51%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.32%) Retail
9 6 (1.13%) Marketing
9 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.75%) Military
11 3 (0.57%) Electronics
11 3 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.38%) German Language
12 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 119 (22.45%) Consultant
2 95 (17.92%) Support Engineer
3 66 (12.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 57 (10.75%) Architect
5 54 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 36 (6.79%) Systems Engineer
7 32 (6.04%) Analyst
8 29 (5.47%) Senior Consultant
8 29 (5.47%) Administrator
9 27 (5.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 27 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support
10 25 (4.72%) Server Engineer
11 23 (4.34%) IT Support
12 20 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (3.77%) Support Technician
13 19 (3.58%) Support Analyst
13 19 (3.58%) 3rd Line Support
14 18 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 16 (3.02%) Virtualisation Engineer
15 16 (3.02%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.09%) J2EE
2 22 (4.15%) XML
3 19 (3.58%) JSP
4 15 (2.83%) OSGi
4 15 (2.83%) JMS
4 15 (2.83%) Servlets
4 15 (2.83%) XSLT
4 15 (2.83%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (2.83%) Spring
4 15 (2.83%) GWT
5 11 (2.08%) HTML
6 8 (1.51%) CSS
7 6 (1.13%) .NET
7 6 (1.13%) Web Services
8 5 (0.94%) LAMP
9 3 (0.57%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.38%) DAO
10 2 (0.38%) CGI
10 2 (0.38%) JDBC
10 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.62%) Clustering
2 44 (8.30%) Blackberry
3 43 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 32 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.72%) Client/Server
6 22 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (4.15%) Fat Client
6 22 (4.15%) Thin Client
7 17 (3.21%) N-Tier
8 15 (2.83%) SWIFT
8 15 (2.83%) Inversion of Control
8 15 (2.83%) FlexPod
9 8 (1.51%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.51%) Replication
10 7 (1.32%) Open Source
11 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.94%) Wiki
13 4 (0.75%) LPAR
14 3 (0.57%) DTV
15 2 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 394 (74.34%) Windows
2 158 (29.81%) Linux
3 141 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 81 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (8.11%) UNIX
7 42 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (5.66%) Windows 7
9 29 (5.47%) CentOS
10 28 (5.28%) Windows Vista
11 20 (3.77%) Windows XP
12 16 (3.02%) Windows 8
13 11 (2.08%) Solaris
14 10 (1.89%) HPUX
15 9 (1.70%) SUSE
15 9 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (1.13%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.94%) Debian
17 5 (0.94%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.57%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (24.34%) ITIL
2 62 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 47 (8.87%) Project Management
4 34 (6.42%) Configuration Management
5 27 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (4.53%) Problem Management
7 23 (4.34%) Service Delivery
7 23 (4.34%) Change Control
8 21 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (3.77%) Service Management
9 20 (3.77%) Cyber Security
9 20 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (3.58%) Scrum
10 19 (3.58%) Unit Testing
10 19 (3.58%) Information Security
11 18 (3.40%) Network Monitoring
12 17 (3.21%) PRINCE2
12 17 (3.21%) Change Management
13 16 (3.02%) Time Management
13 16 (3.02%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 102 (19.25%) SQL
2 60 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 47 (8.87%) Java
4 37 (6.98%) Perl
5 20 (3.77%) Python
5 20 (3.77%) Bash Shell
6 15 (2.83%) VB
6 15 (2.83%) Shell Script
7 13 (2.45%) C
8 12 (2.26%) PHP
9 10 (1.89%) Ruby
10 7 (1.32%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.13%) C#
12 5 (0.94%) VBScript
13 4 (0.75%) C++
14 3 (0.57%) PHP5
14 3 (0.57%) Groovy
15 2 (0.38%) Korn
15 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (21.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 106 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 88 (16.60%) MCSE
4 78 (14.72%) Degree
5 59 (11.13%) Citrix Certification
6 55 (10.38%) MCP
6 55 (10.38%) Security Cleared
7 52 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (9.62%) CCA
9 38 (7.17%) SC Cleared
10 36 (6.79%) MCITP
11 32 (6.04%) CCNA
12 30 (5.66%) CCEA
13 29 (5.47%) CCEE
14 25 (4.72%) CCNP
15 24 (4.53%) MCSA
16 22 (4.15%) VCP5
17 19 (3.58%) DV Cleared
18 12 (2.26%) VCP4
19 9 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.53%) SLA
2 4 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 195 (36.79%) Active Directory
2 137 (25.85%) Hyper-V
3 80 (15.09%) VMware ESX
4 79 (14.91%) XenApp
5 67 (12.64%) vSphere
6 55 (10.38%) XenDesktop
7 30 (5.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 29 (5.47%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (4.15%) XenServer
10 19 (3.58%) Terminal Services
11 16 (3.02%) vCloud
12 14 (2.64%) ISA Server
13 9 (1.70%) Samba
14 7 (1.32%) Firmware
14 7 (1.32%) NFS
15 6 (1.13%) KVM
16 5 (0.94%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.94%) Xen
16 5 (0.94%) Postfix
17 4 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (7.17%) SCCM
2 33 (6.23%) SCOM
3 30 (5.66%) Backup Exec
4 27 (5.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 25 (4.72%) NetBackup
6 14 (2.64%) Puppet
7 13 (2.45%) WSUS
8 10 (1.89%) OpenView
8 10 (1.89%) HP SIM
9 9 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (1.70%) Nagios
10 8 (1.51%) Hyperic
10 8 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (1.32%) ARCserve
12 6 (1.13%) SCVMM
12 6 (1.13%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.94%) Salt
13 5 (0.94%) Netcool
13 5 (0.94%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.75%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 530 (100.00%) VMware
2 287 (54.15%) Microsoft
3 194 (36.60%) Citrix
4 142 (26.79%) Cisco
5 98 (18.49%) HP
6 62 (11.70%) Symantec
7 60 (11.32%) EMC
8 54 (10.19%) Dell
9 45 (8.49%) Oracle
10 44 (8.30%) Red Hat
11 43 (8.11%) NetApp
12 39 (7.36%) IBM
13 35 (6.60%) Juniper
14 34 (6.42%) AppSense
15 25 (4.72%) CheckPoint
16 16 (3.02%) Veeam
16 16 (3.02%) SAP
17 15 (2.83%) F5
17 15 (2.83%) Google
18 13 (2.45%) McAfee
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + standard market benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus flexbile benfits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum Plus flexible benfits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £47,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits and training and devel
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Accudo Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago