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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 61 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 245 160 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.99% 3.12% 3.07%
As % of the System Software category 39.45% 38.00% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 215 142 141
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,320 £25,000 £23,650
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
621 421 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.11% 8.22% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 543 356 625
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +23 79 £36,500 -2.66% 12
Wiltshire -4 49 £30,000 -33.33% 9
Dorset +13 41 £30,000 - 3
Somerset +10 37 £27,000 -16.92% 17
Gloucestershire 0 28 £34,000 +21.42% 5
Devon -14 4 £42,500 +45.29% 6
Cornwall - 1 £19,250 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
2 384 (76.49%) Windows
3 213 (42.43%) Microsoft
4 198 (39.44%) Active Directory
5 173 (34.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 167 (33.27%) MS Exchange
7 142 (28.29%) Firewall
8 141 (28.09%) MS Excel
9 140 (27.89%) SQL Server
10 137 (27.29%) SAN
11 129 (25.70%) Citrix
12 125 (24.90%) Linux
13 119 (23.71%) SQL
14 104 (20.72%) DNS
15 102 (20.32%) Cisco
16 100 (19.92%) Windows Server 2003
17 99 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
18 95 (18.92%) Degree
19 91 (18.13%) TCP/IP
20 85 (16.93%) Microsoft Certification
21 84 (16.73%) HP
22 79 (15.74%) ITIL
23 75 (14.94%) MCSE
24 74 (14.74%) IIS
24 74 (14.74%) DHCP
24 74 (14.74%) Hyper-V
25 71 (14.14%) Security Cleared
25 71 (14.14%) VMware ESX
26 70 (13.94%) Finance
27 68 (13.55%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 167 (33.27%) MS Exchange
2 99 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (14.74%) IIS
4 43 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 40 (7.97%) SharePoint
6 37 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 33 (6.57%) WebSphere
7 33 (6.57%) WebLogic
8 32 (6.37%) Apache
8 32 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2000
10 23 (4.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 23 (4.58%) Apache ServiceMix
10 23 (4.58%) Lync
11 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.20%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 141 (28.09%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.77%) MS Office
3 7 (1.39%) MS Project
4 6 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 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%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.99%) Office 365
2 8 (1.59%) SaaS
3 7 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (28.29%) Firewall
2 137 (27.29%) SAN
3 104 (20.72%) DNS
4 91 (18.13%) TCP/IP
5 74 (14.74%) DHCP
6 64 (12.75%) LAN
7 60 (11.95%) VPN
8 54 (10.76%) WAN
9 43 (8.57%) NAS
10 27 (5.38%) SMTP
11 26 (5.18%) VLAN
12 24 (4.78%) Internet
12 24 (4.78%) LDAP
13 23 (4.58%) VoIP
13 23 (4.58%) HTTP
14 22 (4.38%) IPsec
15 18 (3.59%) Network Security
15 18 (3.59%) iSCSI
16 16 (3.19%) SSL
17 15 (2.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (27.89%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.96%) Relational Database
3 41 (8.17%) MySQL
4 37 (7.37%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (1.59%) Big Data
8 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (0.40%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (6.57%) Eclipse
1 33 (6.57%) Ant
1 33 (6.57%) JUnit
1 33 (6.57%) Eclipse RCP
2 14 (2.79%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.59%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.39%) Maven
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.40%) WinDbg
6 2 (0.40%) Hudson
6 2 (0.40%) GDB
7 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) MSI
7 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.20%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 70 (13.94%) Finance
2 33 (6.57%) Banking
2 33 (6.57%) French Language
3 16 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.59%) Back Office
5 10 (1.99%) Marketing
6 5 (1.00%) Electronics
7 4 (0.80%) Law
7 4 (0.80%) Legal
7 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.80%) Military
8 3 (0.60%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.40%) Games
9 2 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (15.54%) Support Engineer
1 78 (15.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 66 (13.15%) Consultant
3 54 (10.76%) Analyst
4 35 (6.97%) Architect
5 34 (6.77%) Administrator
6 31 (6.18%) IT Support
7 30 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 30 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (5.98%) Support Technician
8 28 (5.58%) Support Analyst
8 28 (5.58%) Systems Administrator
9 27 (5.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 26 (5.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 25 (4.98%) Team Leader
12 20 (3.98%) Infrastructure Technician
13 19 (3.78%) Technical Engineer
13 19 (3.78%) Software Engineer
14 18 (3.59%) Java Software Engineer
15 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 23 (4.58%) OSGi
6 10 (1.99%) LAMP
6 10 (1.99%) Web Services
7 5 (1.00%) Application Packaging
8 4 (0.80%) .NET
9 3 (0.60%) CSS
10 2 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.20%) LINQ
11 1 (0.20%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (0.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.15%) Computer Science
2 54 (10.76%) Client/Server
3 35 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (6.77%) N-Tier
5 33 (6.57%) Inversion of Control
5 33 (6.57%) SWIFT
6 28 (5.58%) Blackberry
7 23 (4.58%) Thin Client
7 23 (4.58%) Fat Client
8 18 (3.59%) Clustering
9 13 (2.59%) Firmware
10 11 (2.19%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.99%) Open Source
12 8 (1.59%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.39%) Replication
13 7 (1.39%) PKI
14 6 (1.20%) Statistics
15 5 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
15 5 (1.00%) Digital Media
16 4 (0.80%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 384 (76.49%) Windows
2 173 (34.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 125 (24.90%) Linux
4 100 (19.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (13.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 58 (11.55%) Windows XP
7 53 (10.56%) Windows 7
8 51 (10.16%) UNIX
9 39 (7.77%) Windows Vista
10 36 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (6.18%) CentOS
11 31 (6.18%) Windows 8
12 15 (2.99%) Solaris
13 14 (2.79%) Windows 2000
14 12 (2.39%) Mac OS X
15 11 (2.19%) AIX
16 6 (1.20%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.20%) Debian
17 5 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (15.74%) ITIL
2 42 (8.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (6.57%) UML
4 33 (6.57%) Software Engineering
4 33 (6.57%) Unit Testing
5 31 (6.18%) Service Delivery
6 30 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (5.98%) Capacity Planning
7 28 (5.58%) Configuration Management
8 25 (4.98%) Problem Management
9 24 (4.78%) Scrum
10 23 (4.58%) TDD
11 22 (4.38%) Identity Management
11 22 (4.38%) Service Management
11 22 (4.38%) Network Monitoring
12 21 (4.18%) Performance Monitoring
13 20 (3.98%) Kalman Filter
13 20 (3.98%) Project Management
14 16 (3.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 119 (23.71%) SQL
2 61 (12.15%) Java
3 42 (8.37%) PowerShell
4 31 (6.18%) Perl
5 30 (5.98%) Python
6 26 (5.18%) Bash Shell
7 25 (4.98%) C
8 19 (3.78%) VB
9 13 (2.59%) Ruby
10 10 (1.99%) C++
11 9 (1.79%) VBScript
12 7 (1.39%) JavaScript
13 5 (1.00%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.80%) C#
14 4 (0.80%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.60%) PHP
16 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.20%) PHP5
17 1 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 95 (18.92%) Degree
2 85 (16.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (14.94%) MCSE
4 71 (14.14%) Security Cleared
5 59 (11.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 41 (8.17%) MCP
7 33 (6.57%) MCITP
8 30 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (5.78%) SC Cleared
10 27 (5.38%) MCSA
11 21 (4.18%) CCA
11 21 (4.18%) Citrix Certification
12 19 (3.78%) CCNP
13 17 (3.39%) CCNA
14 9 (1.79%) MCTS
15 7 (1.39%) CEH
15 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (1.20%) HP ASE
17 5 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 4 (0.80%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.58%) 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
1 198 (39.44%) Active Directory
2 74 (14.74%) Hyper-V
3 71 (14.14%) VMware ESX
4 60 (11.95%) vSphere
5 42 (8.37%) Terminal Services
6 38 (7.57%) XenApp
7 20 (3.98%) Xen
7 20 (3.98%) XenDesktop
8 17 (3.39%) NFS
9 16 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (2.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 11 (2.19%) Samba
11 11 (2.19%) vCloud
12 8 (1.59%) GPFS
12 8 (1.59%) ISA Server
13 5 (1.00%) Squid
13 5 (1.00%) XenServer
13 5 (1.00%) qmail
13 5 (1.00%) KVM
13 5 (1.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 39 (7.77%) Backup Exec
2 37 (7.37%) SCCM
3 26 (5.18%) WSUS
3 26 (5.18%) Nagios
4 18 (3.59%) NetBackup
5 16 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 16 (3.19%) OPNET
5 16 (3.19%) OpenView
6 12 (2.39%) McAfee ePO
7 11 (2.19%) CA Spectrum
7 11 (2.19%) ARCserve
7 11 (2.19%) SolarWinds Orion
8 9 (1.79%) SCOM
9 8 (1.59%) Bcfg2
9 8 (1.59%) logstash
10 7 (1.39%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.20%) Netcool
11 6 (1.20%) ZABBIX
12 5 (1.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 5 (1.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 502 (100.00%) VMware
2 213 (42.43%) Microsoft
3 129 (25.70%) Citrix
4 102 (20.32%) Cisco
5 84 (16.73%) HP
6 60 (11.95%) IBM
7 49 (9.76%) Oracle
8 43 (8.57%) Dell
9 39 (7.77%) Juniper
10 38 (7.57%) Red Hat
11 37 (7.37%) EMC
11 37 (7.37%) JBoss
12 33 (6.57%) Google
13 32 (6.37%) NetApp
14 30 (5.98%) Symantec
15 25 (4.98%) SolarWinds
16 19 (3.78%) F5
16 19 (3.78%) DataCore
17 15 (2.99%) McAfee
18 14 (2.79%) CA
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Frome, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Vehicle
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
NST Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Frome, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-26,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago