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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 46 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 322 243 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.33% 3.94% 3.16%
As % of the System Software category 43.45% 37.56% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 242 212 142
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,160 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
741 647 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.27% 10.49% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 580 561 381
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Bristol +14 129 £52,500 +40.00% 17
Wiltshire +14 60 £35,000 +12.00% 3
Dorset +11 52 £32,500 +8.33% 9
Gloucestershire -9 37 £30,000 -11.76% 4
Devon +17 29 £31,000 -27.05% 6
Somerset -16 15 £29,250 +8.33% 10
Cornwall -7 1 £20,000 +3.89%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 645 (100.00%) VMware
2 334 (51.78%) Windows
3 236 (36.59%) Linux
4 228 (35.35%) Microsoft
5 178 (27.60%) Firewall
6 177 (27.44%) Citrix
7 176 (27.29%) Active Directory
8 152 (23.57%) Python
9 149 (23.10%) MS Exchange
10 143 (22.17%) Cisco
11 136 (21.09%) Java
12 132 (20.47%) Hyper-V
13 131 (20.31%) Git (software)
14 130 (20.16%) Windows Server 2008
15 121 (18.76%) Oracle
16 119 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
17 116 (17.98%) ITIL
18 110 (17.05%) Security Cleared
19 104 (16.12%) vSphere
19 104 (16.12%) Windows Server 2012
20 103 (15.97%) Software Engineering
21 102 (15.81%) Jenkins
22 97 (15.04%) Data Centre
23 96 (14.88%) SAN
24 95 (14.73%) MS Excel
25 92 (14.26%) Degree
25 92 (14.26%) DevOps
26 90 (13.95%) DNS
27 87 (13.49%) Maven
28 84 (13.02%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 149 (23.10%) MS Exchange
2 79 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (8.37%) Apache
4 49 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 40 (6.20%) Lync
6 34 (5.27%) Tomcat
7 31 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 27 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
9 26 (4.03%) OpenStack
10 24 (3.72%) SharePoint
10 24 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2003
11 21 (3.26%) Node.js
12 19 (2.95%) Apache ServiceMix
12 19 (2.95%) WebSphere
12 19 (2.95%) WebLogic
12 19 (2.95%) IIS
12 19 (2.95%) JBoss
13 17 (2.64%) nginx
14 10 (1.55%) Confluence
14 10 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 95 (14.73%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) MS Project
3 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.31%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 52 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (7.60%) PaaS
3 48 (7.44%) SaaS
4 29 (4.50%) IaaS
5 27 (4.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (4.03%) Google App Engine
7 24 (3.72%) Office 365
8 20 (3.10%) HP Helion
9 16 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 178 (27.60%) Firewall
2 96 (14.88%) SAN
3 90 (13.95%) DNS
4 83 (12.87%) TCP/IP
5 79 (12.25%) VPN
6 75 (11.63%) LAN
7 70 (10.85%) WAN
8 50 (7.75%) Wireless
9 40 (6.20%) VLAN
9 40 (6.20%) DHCP
10 39 (6.05%) IPsec
11 34 (5.27%) MPLS
12 31 (4.81%) Internet
13 30 (4.65%) Network Security
14 27 (4.19%) NAS
14 27 (4.19%) VoIP
15 22 (3.41%) SSL
16 18 (2.79%) iSCSI
17 15 (2.33%) LDAP
18 13 (2.02%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 55 (8.53%) MySQL
3 50 (7.75%) Relational Database
4 39 (6.05%) RDBMS
5 23 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 20 (3.10%) MongoDB
7 19 (2.95%) Big Data
8 17 (2.64%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (2.48%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 131 (20.31%) Git (software)
2 102 (15.81%) Jenkins
3 87 (13.49%) Maven
4 64 (9.92%) Hudson
5 61 (9.46%) Ant
6 59 (9.15%) Gradle
7 53 (8.22%) Artifactory
8 20 (3.10%) Eclipse
9 19 (2.95%) JUnit
9 19 (2.95%) Eclipse RCP
10 18 (2.79%) ClearCase
10 18 (2.79%) JIRA
11 14 (2.17%) Selenium
12 11 (1.71%) Subversion
12 11 (1.71%) GDB
12 11 (1.71%) WinDbg
13 4 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.62%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.62%) NUnit
14 2 (0.31%) IntelliJ
General
1 66 (10.23%) Finance
2 55 (8.53%) Telecoms
3 37 (5.74%) Military
4 23 (3.57%) Advertising
5 20 (3.10%) Games
5 20 (3.10%) Banking
6 18 (2.79%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.48%) Marketing
8 11 (1.71%) Law
9 9 (1.40%) French Language
10 8 (1.24%) Electronics
11 7 (1.09%) Legal
11 7 (1.09%) Retail
12 6 (0.93%) Back Office
13 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 99 (15.35%) Software Engineer
2 89 (13.80%) Support Engineer
3 65 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 64 (9.92%) Analyst
5 48 (7.44%) Senior Software Engineer
6 46 (7.13%) Administrator
7 39 (6.05%) Consultant
8 38 (5.89%) Systems Administrator
9 33 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
10 32 (4.96%) Cloud Engineer
11 29 (4.50%) Principal Engineer
12 28 (4.34%) IT Support
12 28 (4.34%) Principal Software Engineer
12 28 (4.34%) Architect
13 26 (4.03%) Network Engineer
14 25 (3.88%) Support Analyst
14 25 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
15 23 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 22 (3.41%) Developer
16 22 (3.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (8.37%) Web Services
2 49 (7.60%) Middleware
3 42 (6.51%) J2EE
4 40 (6.20%) Spring
5 28 (4.34%) XML
6 25 (3.88%) HTML
7 24 (3.72%) HTML5
7 24 (3.72%) MCollective
8 23 (3.57%) CSS
9 21 (3.26%) Apache Camel
10 20 (3.10%) CSS3
10 20 (3.10%) Hibernate
11 19 (2.95%) WebSphere MQ
11 19 (2.95%) LAMP
11 19 (2.95%) GWT
11 19 (2.95%) JSP
11 19 (2.95%) Servlets
11 19 (2.95%) JMS
11 19 (2.95%) XSLT
11 19 (2.95%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.04%) Data Centre
2 66 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.89%) Clustering
4 33 (5.12%) Digital Media
5 27 (4.19%) Visualisation
6 26 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (3.10%) Public Cloud
8 19 (2.95%) SWIFT
8 19 (2.95%) Inversion of Control
8 19 (2.95%) PKI
8 19 (2.95%) Client/Server
8 19 (2.95%) N-Tier
9 15 (2.33%) Thin Client
9 15 (2.33%) Fat Client
10 14 (2.17%) Management Information System
11 13 (2.02%) Replication
12 9 (1.40%) EqualLogic
12 9 (1.40%) Wiki
13 8 (1.24%) Mathematics
13 8 (1.24%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 334 (51.78%) Windows
2 236 (36.59%) Linux
3 130 (20.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 104 (16.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 71 (11.01%) UNIX
7 56 (8.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (6.51%) Windows 7
9 31 (4.81%) CentOS
10 29 (4.50%) Windows XP
11 22 (3.41%) Ubuntu
12 21 (3.26%) Windows 8
13 18 (2.79%) Data ONTAP
13 18 (2.79%) Windows Vista
14 12 (1.86%) Debian
15 11 (1.71%) Windows 2000
16 9 (1.40%) Mac OS
17 8 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
18 6 (0.93%) Solaris
19 4 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (17.98%) ITIL
3 103 (15.97%) Software Engineering
4 92 (14.26%) DevOps
5 73 (11.32%) SDLC
6 70 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (9.46%) Configuration Management
8 49 (7.60%) Service Delivery
8 49 (7.60%) Scrum
9 41 (6.36%) Migration
10 36 (5.58%) Information Security
10 36 (5.58%) Mentoring
11 35 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (5.12%) Capacity Planning
13 32 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (4.81%) Time Management
15 29 (4.50%) Continuous Delivery
16 28 (4.34%) Disaster Recovery
17 27 (4.19%) Data Management
18 26 (4.03%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (23.57%) Python
2 136 (21.09%) Java
3 75 (11.63%) Perl
4 74 (11.47%) SQL
5 67 (10.39%) Ruby
6 59 (9.15%) C
7 52 (8.06%) PowerShell
8 49 (7.60%) C++
9 43 (6.67%) Clojure
10 41 (6.36%) Bash Shell
11 39 (6.05%) Scala
11 39 (6.05%) JavaScript
12 18 (2.79%) PHP
13 16 (2.48%) Jython
14 13 (2.02%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.09%) Groovy
15 7 (1.09%) Bourne shell
16 5 (0.78%) VBScript
17 4 (0.62%) VB
18 3 (0.47%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 110 (17.05%) Security Cleared
2 92 (14.26%) Degree
3 65 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (8.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 52 (8.06%) MCSE
6 48 (7.44%) SC Cleared
7 43 (6.67%) DV Cleared
8 28 (4.34%) Citrix Certification
9 26 (4.03%) CCA
10 18 (2.79%) MCP
11 17 (2.64%) VCP5
12 16 (2.48%) MCITP
13 15 (2.33%) NCDA
13 15 (2.33%) NCIE
13 15 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (2.02%) CCNP
15 12 (1.86%) CCNA
15 12 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (1.24%) HND
17 7 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.36%) SLA
2 4 (0.62%) QA
2 4 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 176 (27.29%) Active Directory
2 132 (20.47%) Hyper-V
3 104 (16.12%) vSphere
4 56 (8.68%) XenApp
5 46 (7.13%) Xen
6 43 (6.67%) Docker
7 41 (6.36%) KVM
8 36 (5.58%) VMware ESX
9 30 (4.65%) XenServer
10 27 (4.19%) LXC
11 25 (3.88%) XenDesktop
12 19 (2.95%) VirtualBox
13 16 (2.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 16 (2.48%) Terminal Services
14 14 (2.17%) vCloud
15 13 (2.02%) Samba
16 12 (1.86%) Postfix
17 10 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 9 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
18 9 (1.40%) iptables
Systems Management
1 67 (10.39%) SCCM
2 57 (8.84%) Puppet
3 45 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (4.96%) Vagrant
5 28 (4.34%) SCOM
6 23 (3.57%) Nagios
7 18 (2.79%) Graphite
8 17 (2.64%) ZABBIX
9 16 (2.48%) Oracle Identity Management
10 14 (2.17%) Ansible
11 13 (2.02%) Backup Exec
12 12 (1.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 11 (1.71%) NetBackup
14 9 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
15 8 (1.24%) Salt
15 8 (1.24%) Kibana
16 7 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
16 7 (1.09%) HP SIM
17 6 (0.93%) Hyperic
18 4 (0.62%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 645 (100.00%) VMware
2 228 (35.35%) Microsoft
3 177 (27.44%) Citrix
4 143 (22.17%) Cisco
5 121 (18.76%) Oracle
6 83 (12.87%) HP
7 78 (12.09%) Google
8 50 (7.75%) IBM
9 45 (6.98%) NetApp
10 35 (5.43%) Red Hat
10 35 (5.43%) Juniper
11 32 (4.96%) Symantec
12 30 (4.65%) Dell
12 30 (4.65%) Rackspace
13 19 (2.95%) EMC
14 18 (2.79%) Veeam
15 16 (2.48%) Avaya
16 15 (2.33%) SonicWALL
17 13 (2.02%) MobileIron
17 13 (2.02%) BEA
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Webrecruit
Salary: £Excellent DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago