The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 66 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 218 181 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.76% 3.37% 2.56%
As % of the System Software category 45.42% 36.94% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 181 153 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
480 490 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.27% 9.13% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 413 423 367
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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 17 April 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 17 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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol +30 87 £40,000 +16.78% 20
Gloucestershire +25 54 £45,000 +7.14% 6
Wiltshire -16 40 £42,500 -2.29% 14
Somerset -6 15 £22,500 -47.05% 9
Dorset -17 13 £30,000 +15.38% 5
Devon -5 7 £28,000 -5.08% 5
Cornwall +6 3 £32,000 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 412 (100.00%) VMware
2 287 (69.66%) Windows
3 204 (49.51%) Microsoft
4 168 (40.78%) Active Directory
5 144 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 129 (31.31%) MS Exchange
7 126 (30.58%) Citrix
8 124 (30.10%) SQL Server
9 119 (28.88%) MS Excel
10 109 (26.46%) Firewall
11 105 (25.49%) SAN
12 92 (22.33%) SQL
13 87 (21.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 87 (21.12%) Hyper-V
14 84 (20.39%) Degree
15 82 (19.90%) Windows Server 2003
16 81 (19.66%) Linux
17 78 (18.93%) DNS
18 73 (17.72%) HP
19 72 (17.48%) TCP/IP
20 71 (17.23%) LAN
21 70 (16.99%) VMware ESX
22 67 (16.26%) Windows 7
23 66 (16.02%) ITIL
24 63 (15.29%) Cisco
24 63 (15.29%) Finance
25 62 (15.05%) MCSE
26 61 (14.81%) DHCP
27 57 (13.83%) vSphere
28 56 (13.59%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 129 (31.31%) MS Exchange
2 56 (13.59%) IIS
3 49 (11.89%) SharePoint
4 48 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (5.83%) WebLogic
6 24 (5.83%) WebSphere
7 22 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (3.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (3.16%) Lync
11 9 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2000
11 9 (2.18%) Apache
12 5 (1.21%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.49%) Site Server
13 2 (0.49%) nginx
13 2 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 119 (28.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.85%) MS Office
3 11 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) assyst
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.46%) SaaS
3 3 (0.73%) PaaS
4 2 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 109 (26.46%) Firewall
2 105 (25.49%) SAN
3 78 (18.93%) DNS
4 72 (17.48%) TCP/IP
5 71 (17.23%) LAN
6 61 (14.81%) DHCP
7 37 (8.98%) VPN
8 34 (8.25%) NAS
9 31 (7.52%) WAN
10 23 (5.58%) HTTP
10 23 (5.58%) Internet
11 21 (5.10%) VLAN
12 19 (4.61%) Network Security
12 19 (4.61%) iSCSI
12 19 (4.61%) Fibre Channel
13 18 (4.37%) SMTP
14 17 (4.13%) IPsec
15 16 (3.88%) VoIP
16 13 (3.16%) LDAP
17 12 (2.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (30.10%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.50%) Relational Database
3 31 (7.52%) RDBMS
4 25 (6.07%) MySQL
5 11 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.43%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.97%) Big Data
8 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.24%) DB2
10 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.24%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 24 (5.83%) Ant
1 24 (5.83%) JUnit
1 24 (5.83%) Eclipse
1 24 (5.83%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (0.49%) Subversion
2 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.24%) MSI
3 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (15.29%) Finance
2 27 (6.55%) Banking
3 24 (5.83%) French Language
4 18 (4.37%) Marketing
4 18 (4.37%) Back Office
5 16 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.70%) Electronics
7 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.21%) Military
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (12.86%) Consultant
2 49 (11.89%) Support Engineer
3 48 (11.65%) Administrator
4 45 (10.92%) Architect
5 41 (9.95%) Systems Administrator
6 37 (8.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 35 (8.50%) Analyst
8 25 (6.07%) Technical Architect
8 25 (6.07%) Systems Engineer
9 22 (5.34%) Technical Consultant
10 19 (4.61%) IT Support
11 17 (4.13%) Windows Administrator
11 17 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (3.88%) Support Analyst
13 15 (3.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 15 (3.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 14 (3.40%) Senior Consultant
15 12 (2.91%) Technical Support
15 12 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (2.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.71%) XML
2 31 (7.52%) J2EE
3 26 (6.31%) JSP
4 24 (5.83%) Servlets
4 24 (5.83%) XSLT
4 24 (5.83%) JMS
4 24 (5.83%) WebSphere MQ
4 24 (5.83%) Spring
4 24 (5.83%) GWT
5 20 (4.85%) HTML
6 8 (1.94%) LAMP
7 5 (1.21%) Web Services
8 3 (0.73%) Flash
8 3 (0.73%) .NET
8 3 (0.73%) COM
8 3 (0.73%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.49%) OSGi
9 2 (0.49%) CSS
9 2 (0.49%) ODBC
10 1 (0.24%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.41%) Computer Science
2 39 (9.47%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (9.22%) Client/Server
4 36 (8.74%) Clustering
5 27 (6.55%) N-Tier
6 24 (5.83%) Blackberry
6 24 (5.83%) SWIFT
6 24 (5.83%) Inversion of Control
7 21 (5.10%) Firmware
8 17 (4.13%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.91%) Open Source
10 11 (2.67%) PKI
11 9 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (1.94%) Replication
13 7 (1.70%) Fat Client
13 7 (1.70%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.70%) Thin Client
14 5 (1.21%) Mathematics
14 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 287 (69.66%) Windows
2 144 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (19.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 81 (19.66%) Linux
5 67 (16.26%) Windows 7
6 53 (12.86%) UNIX
7 41 (9.95%) Windows XP
8 35 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (5.34%) Solaris
10 15 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (3.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 10 (2.43%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.18%) CentOS
13 9 (2.18%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.46%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.21%) AIX
16 3 (0.73%) Debian
17 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.49%) Android
17 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (16.02%) ITIL
2 43 (10.44%) Service Delivery
3 40 (9.71%) Configuration Management
4 33 (8.01%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (7.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (6.31%) Load Balancing
6 26 (6.31%) Unit Testing
6 26 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (5.83%) Software Engineering
7 24 (5.83%) UML
8 23 (5.58%) Service Management
9 22 (5.34%) Problem Management
10 17 (4.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (3.88%) OO
12 15 (3.64%) OOA/OOD
12 15 (3.64%) Workflow
12 15 (3.64%) Migration
12 15 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (3.40%) Computer Forensics
13 14 (3.40%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 92 (22.33%) SQL
2 51 (12.38%) Java
3 27 (6.55%) C
4 22 (5.34%) Python
5 18 (4.37%) PowerShell
6 17 (4.13%) Bash Shell
7 14 (3.40%) Perl
8 12 (2.91%) C++
9 6 (1.46%) VB
10 4 (0.97%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.73%) PHP
12 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.49%) Ruby
13 1 (0.24%) PHP5
13 1 (0.24%) Groovy
13 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.24%) C#
13 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (21.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (20.39%) Degree
3 62 (15.05%) MCSE
4 48 (11.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 48 (11.65%) Security Cleared
5 43 (10.44%) MCP
6 29 (7.04%) MCITP
7 26 (6.31%) SC Cleared
8 22 (5.34%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (5.10%) CCA
10 20 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (4.85%) MCSA
11 19 (4.61%) HP ASE
12 18 (4.37%) MCTS
12 18 (4.37%) CCNA
13 14 (3.40%) CCNP
14 11 (2.67%) CEH
15 10 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (2.18%) HND
17 8 (1.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.25%) SLA
2 9 (2.18%) QA
3 6 (1.46%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 168 (40.78%) Active Directory
2 87 (21.12%) Hyper-V
3 70 (16.99%) VMware ESX
4 57 (13.83%) vSphere
5 44 (10.68%) XenApp
6 32 (7.77%) XenDesktop
7 29 (7.04%) Terminal Services
8 25 (6.07%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (4.61%) Xen
10 14 (3.40%) XenServer
11 12 (2.91%) ISA Server
11 12 (2.91%) Samba
11 12 (2.91%) NFS
12 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (1.70%) KVM
14 6 (1.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (1.21%) vCloud
16 2 (0.49%) Varnish
17 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (8.01%) SCCM
2 26 (6.31%) SCOM
3 21 (5.10%) WSUS
4 18 (4.37%) Nagios
5 14 (3.40%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.43%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (1.94%) Bcfg2
7 8 (1.94%) MOM
8 3 (0.73%) ARCserve
8 3 (0.73%) OpenView
8 3 (0.73%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.73%) Puppet
9 2 (0.49%) Cacti
9 2 (0.49%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.49%) Hyperic
9 2 (0.49%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.49%) SCSM
Vendors
1 412 (100.00%) VMware
2 204 (49.51%) Microsoft
3 126 (30.58%) Citrix
4 73 (17.72%) HP
5 63 (15.29%) Cisco
6 52 (12.62%) Oracle
7 49 (11.89%) Dell
8 47 (11.41%) IBM
9 24 (5.83%) JBoss
9 24 (5.83%) Google
9 24 (5.83%) Red Hat
10 23 (5.58%) Symantec
11 21 (5.10%) NetApp
12 13 (3.16%) EMC
13 12 (2.91%) Altiris
14 11 (2.67%) SolarWinds
15 10 (2.43%) F5
15 10 (2.43%) McAfee
15 10 (2.43%) Juniper
16 8 (1.94%) Apple
Exeter, Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum potentially flexible for the right
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Remit Resources
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Remit Resources
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday, Fuel Card
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £27 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago