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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 238 169 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.90% 3.25% 2.89%
As % of the System Software category 38.14% 39.39% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 201 150 133
Average salary £33,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,107 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
624 429 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.24% 8.26% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 529 363 619
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
Bristol +21 78 £37,500 - 11
Wiltshire -8 45 £32,500 -27.77% 7
Dorset +11 39 £30,000 - 3
Somerset +9 37 £27,000 -16.92% 20
Gloucestershire -3 27 £35,000 +6.87% 5
Devon -18 5 £52,750 +80.34% 3
Cornwall - 1 £19,250 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 502 (100.00%) VMware
2 377 (75.10%) Windows
3 208 (41.43%) Microsoft
4 197 (39.24%) Active Directory
5 175 (34.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 158 (31.47%) MS Exchange
7 145 (28.88%) SQL Server
8 142 (28.29%) SAN
8 142 (28.29%) Firewall
9 140 (27.89%) MS Excel
10 129 (25.70%) Linux
11 128 (25.50%) Citrix
12 120 (23.90%) SQL
13 103 (20.52%) Cisco
14 102 (20.32%) DNS
15 100 (19.92%) Windows Server 2003
16 99 (19.72%) Degree
17 93 (18.53%) TCP/IP
18 91 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 91 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2010
19 81 (16.14%) HP
20 79 (15.74%) ITIL
20 79 (15.74%) MCSE
21 76 (15.14%) IIS
21 76 (15.14%) Hyper-V
22 75 (14.94%) Security Cleared
23 74 (14.74%) DHCP
24 71 (14.14%) Finance
25 70 (13.94%) VMware ESX
26 64 (12.75%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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
1 158 (31.47%) MS Exchange
2 91 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (15.14%) IIS
4 43 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 34 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 33 (6.57%) WebSphere
6 33 (6.57%) WebLogic
7 32 (6.37%) Apache
8 30 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 29 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 22 (4.38%) Apache ServiceMix
11 20 (3.98%) Lync
12 17 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2000
13 16 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.20%) nginx
15 1 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 140 (27.89%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.77%) MS Office
3 7 (1.39%) MS Project
4 5 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.80%) AWD
2 3 (0.60%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.40%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.99%) Office 365
2 8 (1.59%) SaaS
3 7 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (28.29%) SAN
1 142 (28.29%) Firewall
2 102 (20.32%) DNS
3 93 (18.53%) TCP/IP
4 74 (14.74%) DHCP
5 64 (12.75%) LAN
6 57 (11.35%) VPN
7 50 (9.96%) WAN
8 46 (9.16%) NAS
9 28 (5.58%) SMTP
10 26 (5.18%) VLAN
11 24 (4.78%) LDAP
12 23 (4.58%) VoIP
12 23 (4.58%) HTTP
13 22 (4.38%) Internet
14 21 (4.18%) IPsec
15 20 (3.98%) iSCSI
16 16 (3.19%) Fibre Channel
16 16 (3.19%) SSL
17 15 (2.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (28.88%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.36%) Relational Database
3 41 (8.17%) MySQL
4 37 (7.37%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.59%) Big Data
7 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.40%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.20%) DB2
11 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (6.57%) Eclipse
1 33 (6.57%) Ant
1 33 (6.57%) JUnit
1 33 (6.57%) Eclipse RCP
2 13 (2.59%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.39%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.19%) Maven
5 2 (0.40%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.40%) Hudson
5 2 (0.40%) GDB
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.20%) JIRA
6 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.20%) MSI
6 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.20%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 71 (14.14%) Finance
2 35 (6.97%) Banking
3 33 (6.57%) French Language
4 17 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.79%) Back Office
6 12 (2.39%) Marketing
7 7 (1.39%) Electronics
8 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.00%) Military
10 4 (0.80%) Law
11 3 (0.60%) Legal
11 3 (0.60%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.40%) Advertising
12 2 (0.40%) Games
12 2 (0.40%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (15.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 72 (14.34%) Support Engineer
3 60 (11.95%) Consultant
4 56 (11.16%) Analyst
5 36 (7.17%) Administrator
6 34 (6.77%) Architect
7 31 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
8 30 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
9 28 (5.58%) IT Support
10 27 (5.38%) Support Analyst
10 27 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support
11 25 (4.98%) Team Leader
12 24 (4.78%) Support Technician
12 24 (4.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 24 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (4.18%) Technical Engineer
14 20 (3.98%) Systems Engineer
15 19 (3.78%) Software Engineer
16 18 (3.59%) Java Software Engineer
17 17 (3.39%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (11.16%) XML
2 35 (6.97%) HTML
3 34 (6.77%) J2EE
3 34 (6.77%) JSP
4 33 (6.57%) Servlets
4 33 (6.57%) XSLT
4 33 (6.57%) JMS
4 33 (6.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 33 (6.57%) Spring
4 33 (6.57%) GWT
5 22 (4.38%) OSGi
6 10 (1.99%) LAMP
6 10 (1.99%) Web Services
7 6 (1.20%) Application Packaging
8 4 (0.80%) .NET
9 3 (0.60%) CSS
9 3 (0.60%) Flash
10 2 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.40%) COM
11 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.15%) Computer Science
2 53 (10.56%) Client/Server
3 35 (6.97%) N-Tier
4 34 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (6.57%) Inversion of Control
5 33 (6.57%) SWIFT
6 22 (4.38%) Fat Client
6 22 (4.38%) Thin Client
7 21 (4.18%) Blackberry
8 15 (2.99%) Firmware
9 13 (2.59%) Clustering
10 11 (2.19%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.19%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.99%) Open Source
12 9 (1.79%) PKI
13 7 (1.39%) Statistics
14 6 (1.20%) Replication
14 6 (1.20%) Digital Media
15 5 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
16 4 (0.80%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 377 (75.10%) Windows
2 175 (34.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 129 (25.70%) Linux
4 100 (19.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (11.95%) Windows XP
7 58 (11.55%) Windows 7
8 54 (10.76%) UNIX
9 38 (7.57%) Windows Vista
10 36 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (6.18%) CentOS
12 28 (5.58%) Windows 8
13 16 (3.19%) Solaris
14 12 (2.39%) Mac OS X
14 12 (2.39%) Windows 2000
15 11 (2.19%) AIX
16 6 (1.20%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (1.20%) Debian
17 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (15.74%) ITIL
2 41 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 35 (6.97%) Service Delivery
5 33 (6.57%) UML
5 33 (6.57%) Software Engineering
5 33 (6.57%) Unit Testing
6 31 (6.18%) Configuration Management
6 31 (6.18%) Capacity Planning
7 29 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (4.98%) Problem Management
8 25 (4.98%) Service Management
9 23 (4.58%) Scrum
10 22 (4.38%) TDD
10 22 (4.38%) Performance Monitoring
11 21 (4.18%) Network Monitoring
11 21 (4.18%) Identity Management
12 19 (3.78%) Project Management
12 19 (3.78%) Kalman Filter
13 17 (3.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 120 (23.90%) SQL
2 63 (12.55%) Java
3 39 (7.77%) PowerShell
4 32 (6.37%) Perl
5 31 (6.18%) Python
6 27 (5.38%) C
6 27 (5.38%) Bash Shell
7 19 (3.78%) VB
8 13 (2.59%) Ruby
9 12 (2.39%) C++
10 7 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.39%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.20%) VBScript
12 4 (0.80%) C#
13 3 (0.60%) PHP
13 3 (0.60%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.20%) PHP5
15 1 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 99 (19.72%) Degree
2 91 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 79 (15.74%) MCSE
4 75 (14.94%) Security Cleared
5 55 (10.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 37 (7.37%) MCP
7 32 (6.37%) MCITP
7 32 (6.37%) SC Cleared
8 29 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (5.38%) MCSA
10 22 (4.38%) CCA
10 22 (4.38%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (3.39%) CCNP
11 17 (3.39%) CCNA
12 10 (1.99%) MCTS
13 9 (1.79%) CEH
13 9 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (1.39%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.20%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.18%) SLA
2 12 (2.39%) QA
3 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 197 (39.24%) Active Directory
2 76 (15.14%) Hyper-V
3 70 (13.94%) VMware ESX
4 64 (12.75%) vSphere
5 40 (7.97%) Terminal Services
6 38 (7.57%) XenApp
7 23 (4.58%) Xen
8 21 (4.18%) XenDesktop
9 19 (3.78%) NFS
10 18 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (2.39%) vCloud
12 11 (2.19%) Samba
13 9 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (1.59%) GPFS
15 7 (1.39%) ISA Server
16 6 (1.20%) KVM
16 6 (1.20%) RHEV
17 5 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
17 5 (1.00%) Squid
17 5 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (7.17%) SCCM
2 32 (6.37%) Backup Exec
3 28 (5.58%) WSUS
4 27 (5.38%) Nagios
5 16 (3.19%) OpenView
5 16 (3.19%) OPNET
6 13 (2.59%) NetBackup
6 13 (2.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (2.59%) McAfee ePO
7 11 (2.19%) CA Spectrum
7 11 (2.19%) SolarWinds Orion
8 10 (1.99%) ARCserve
9 9 (1.79%) SCOM
10 8 (1.59%) Bcfg2
10 8 (1.59%) logstash
11 7 (1.39%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.20%) Netcool
12 6 (1.20%) ZABBIX
13 5 (1.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 5 (1.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 502 (100.00%) VMware
2 208 (41.43%) Microsoft
3 128 (25.50%) Citrix
4 103 (20.52%) Cisco
5 81 (16.14%) HP
6 58 (11.55%) IBM
7 54 (10.76%) Oracle
8 41 (8.17%) Dell
9 38 (7.57%) Juniper
9 38 (7.57%) Red Hat
10 37 (7.37%) JBoss
11 33 (6.57%) EMC
11 33 (6.57%) Google
12 32 (6.37%) NetApp
13 26 (5.18%) Symantec
13 26 (5.18%) SolarWinds
14 20 (3.98%) F5
15 17 (3.39%) DataCore
16 16 (3.19%) McAfee
17 15 (2.99%) CA
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £33000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k basic plus OTE 65k, Pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago