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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 44 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 330 223 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.34% 3.90% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 39.71% 45.33% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 226 187 149
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
831 492 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.44% 8.61% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 615 419 425
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £23,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Gloucestershire +16 113 £28,750 -36.11% 12
Bristol +3 100 £40,000 - 22
Dorset +20 55 £41,250 +37.50% 7
Wiltshire -16 26 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Devon +4 18 £33,750 +20.53% 4
Somerset +9 13 £35,000 +55.55% 3
Cornwall -14 2 £20,000 -37.50%
Avon - 1 £36,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 566 (100.00%) VMware
2 380 (67.14%) Windows
3 271 (47.88%) Microsoft
4 227 (40.11%) Citrix
5 199 (35.16%) Active Directory
6 186 (32.86%) MS Exchange
7 177 (31.27%) Linux
8 175 (30.92%) Firewall
9 168 (29.68%) Hyper-V
10 159 (28.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 153 (27.03%) SAN
12 152 (26.86%) Cisco
13 128 (22.61%) TCP/IP
14 127 (22.44%) ITIL
15 120 (21.20%) MS Excel
16 108 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
17 103 (18.20%) Windows Server 2003
18 101 (17.84%) Windows Server 2012
19 100 (17.67%) DNS
20 93 (16.43%) HP
20 93 (16.43%) vSphere
21 90 (15.90%) Security Cleared
22 89 (15.72%) Oracle
23 87 (15.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 82 (14.49%) MCSE
25 81 (14.31%) SQL
26 80 (14.13%) VPN
27 75 (13.25%) XenApp
28 66 (11.66%) LAN
28 66 (11.66%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 186 (32.86%) MS Exchange
2 62 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (9.01%) Lync
4 42 (7.42%) Apache
5 41 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 37 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 36 (6.36%) SharePoint
7 36 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (5.48%) Tomcat
9 25 (4.42%) IIS
10 17 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2000
12 14 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (2.30%) Node.js
13 13 (2.30%) JBoss
14 12 (2.12%) WebSphere
14 12 (2.12%) nginx
15 11 (1.94%) WebLogic
16 10 (1.77%) Apache ServiceMix
17 9 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 120 (21.20%) MS Excel
2 55 (9.72%) MS Office
3 5 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.83%) Office 365
2 26 (4.59%) SaaS
3 20 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.30%) PaaS
5 9 (1.59%) IaaS
6 8 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.24%) Google App Engine
7 7 (1.24%) HP Helion
7 7 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.71%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.35%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 175 (30.92%) Firewall
2 153 (27.03%) SAN
3 128 (22.61%) TCP/IP
4 100 (17.67%) DNS
5 80 (14.13%) VPN
6 66 (11.66%) WAN
6 66 (11.66%) LAN
7 59 (10.42%) DHCP
8 42 (7.42%) Wireless
9 39 (6.89%) VLAN
10 37 (6.54%) NAS
11 35 (6.18%) MPLS
12 26 (4.59%) NetScaler
13 23 (4.06%) iSCSI
14 22 (3.89%) VoIP
15 20 (3.53%) SSL
15 20 (3.53%) IPsec
16 18 (3.18%) Internet
16 18 (3.18%) LDAP
17 14 (2.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 55 (9.72%) MySQL
3 34 (6.01%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.89%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.30%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.12%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.12%) Big Data
7 11 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.71%) Hazelcast
11 4 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 51 (9.01%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.83%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.42%) Maven
4 23 (4.06%) Hudson
5 19 (3.36%) Ant
6 15 (2.65%) Gradle
6 15 (2.65%) Artifactory
7 11 (1.94%) Eclipse
8 10 (1.77%) ClearCase
8 10 (1.77%) JUnit
8 10 (1.77%) GDB
8 10 (1.77%) Eclipse RCP
8 10 (1.77%) WinDbg
8 10 (1.77%) JIRA
9 9 (1.59%) Subversion
10 5 (0.88%) Selenium
11 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.18%) MSI
13 1 (0.18%) NetBeans
General
1 39 (6.89%) Finance
2 31 (5.48%) Military
3 30 (5.30%) Advertising
4 19 (3.36%) Banking
5 18 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.12%) French Language
7 10 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.59%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.59%) Games
9 8 (1.41%) Marketing
10 7 (1.24%) Law
11 6 (1.06%) Retail
12 5 (0.88%) German Language
12 5 (0.88%) Legal
12 5 (0.88%) Back Office
13 4 (0.71%) Electronics
14 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 99 (17.49%) Support Engineer
2 97 (17.14%) Consultant
3 74 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 53 (9.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 43 (7.60%) Architect
6 42 (7.42%) Analyst
7 37 (6.54%) 3rd Line Support
8 36 (6.36%) Software Engineer
9 34 (6.01%) Administrator
10 33 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
11 31 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 28 (4.95%) IT Support
13 27 (4.77%) Technical Consultant
14 23 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
14 23 (4.06%) Senior Consultant
14 23 (4.06%) Linux Engineer
15 20 (3.53%) Support Analyst
16 18 (3.18%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
17 17 (3.00%) Linux Administrator
17 17 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.95%) J2EE
1 28 (4.95%) Middleware
2 22 (3.89%) Spring
3 20 (3.53%) HTML
4 19 (3.36%) CSS
5 16 (2.83%) XML
6 14 (2.47%) LAMP
6 14 (2.47%) JSP
6 14 (2.47%) Web Services
7 12 (2.12%) Hibernate
7 12 (2.12%) HTML5
7 12 (2.12%) CSS3
7 12 (2.12%) Apache Camel
8 10 (1.77%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (1.77%) OSGi
8 10 (1.77%) GWT
8 10 (1.77%) XSLT
8 10 (1.77%) JMS
8 10 (1.77%) Servlets
9 8 (1.41%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.48%) Clustering
2 31 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.06%) Thin Client
3 23 (4.06%) Fat Client
4 20 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.00%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.00%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.00%) EqualLogic
6 16 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.30%) Visualisation
8 12 (2.12%) PKI
9 10 (1.77%) Replication
9 10 (1.77%) N-Tier
9 10 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
9 10 (1.77%) SWIFT
10 9 (1.59%) Open Source
11 8 (1.41%) Wiki
12 7 (1.24%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.24%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 380 (67.14%) Windows
2 177 (31.27%) Linux
3 159 (28.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 103 (18.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 101 (17.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (11.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (7.77%) Windows 7
8 41 (7.24%) UNIX
9 39 (6.89%) Windows Vista
9 39 (6.89%) CentOS
10 22 (3.89%) Windows XP
11 18 (3.18%) Windows 8
12 17 (3.00%) Solaris
13 12 (2.12%) Ubuntu
13 12 (2.12%) Windows 2000
14 11 (1.94%) HPUX
14 11 (1.94%) Debian
15 8 (1.41%) SUSE
16 7 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (22.44%) ITIL
2 64 (11.31%) Configuration Management
3 57 (10.07%) DevOps
4 47 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (7.24%) Project Management
5 41 (7.24%) Information Security
6 40 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (6.71%) Software Engineering
8 36 (6.36%) Scrum
9 31 (5.48%) Service Delivery
9 31 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
11 26 (4.59%) Migration
12 25 (4.42%) Incident Management
12 25 (4.42%) Time Management
13 24 (4.24%) E-Commerce
13 24 (4.24%) Mentoring
14 22 (3.89%) Service Management
14 22 (3.89%) Problem Management
15 21 (3.71%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (14.31%) SQL
2 62 (10.95%) Java
3 52 (9.19%) Python
4 43 (7.60%) Perl
5 40 (7.07%) C
6 35 (6.18%) PowerShell
7 29 (5.12%) Ruby
8 23 (4.06%) Shell Script
8 23 (4.06%) JavaScript
8 23 (4.06%) Bash Shell
8 23 (4.06%) C++
9 16 (2.83%) PHP
10 13 (2.30%) Scala
10 13 (2.30%) Clojure
11 6 (1.06%) Jython
11 6 (1.06%) C#
12 5 (0.88%) VB
13 4 (0.71%) PHP5
13 4 (0.71%) Groovy
14 2 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (15.90%) Security Cleared
3 87 (15.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 82 (14.49%) MCSE
5 59 (10.42%) Degree
6 55 (9.72%) Citrix Certification
7 51 (9.01%) CCA
8 44 (7.77%) DV Cleared
9 43 (7.60%) Cisco Certification
10 40 (7.07%) SC Cleared
11 32 (5.65%) MCITP
12 28 (4.95%) MCP
13 27 (4.77%) CCNA
14 23 (4.06%) CCNP
15 19 (3.36%) CCEA
16 18 (3.18%) CCEE
17 15 (2.65%) VCP5
17 15 (2.65%) MCSA
18 9 (1.59%) Sun Certification
19 8 (1.41%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.06%) SLA
2 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 199 (35.16%) Active Directory
2 168 (29.68%) Hyper-V
3 93 (16.43%) vSphere
4 75 (13.25%) XenApp
5 61 (10.78%) XenDesktop
6 52 (9.19%) VMware ESX
7 35 (6.18%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (4.59%) XenServer
9 18 (3.18%) KVM
10 15 (2.65%) VirtualBox
10 15 (2.65%) Xen
10 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 14 (2.47%) Terminal Services
12 12 (2.12%) vCloud
13 11 (1.94%) Docker
14 10 (1.77%) Postfix
14 10 (1.77%) Samba
15 8 (1.41%) ISA Server
15 8 (1.41%) NFS
15 8 (1.41%) iptables
Systems Management
1 61 (10.78%) SCCM
2 41 (7.24%) Puppet
3 28 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (4.95%) Backup Exec
4 26 (4.59%) SCOM
5 23 (4.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 18 (3.18%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.94%) Nagios
7 11 (1.94%) SCVMM
7 11 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
7 11 (1.94%) Vagrant
8 10 (1.77%) Hyperic
9 9 (1.59%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (1.24%) Salt
11 7 (1.24%) WSUS
12 6 (1.06%) OpenView
12 6 (1.06%) HP SIM
12 6 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Management
12 6 (1.06%) Graphite
Vendors
1 566 (100.00%) VMware
2 271 (47.88%) Microsoft
3 227 (40.11%) Citrix
4 152 (26.86%) Cisco
5 93 (16.43%) HP
6 89 (15.72%) Oracle
7 55 (9.72%) Red Hat
8 53 (9.36%) Symantec
9 40 (7.07%) EMC
10 33 (5.83%) Dell
11 31 (5.48%) Veeam
12 30 (5.30%) IBM
12 30 (5.30%) Juniper
13 29 (5.12%) NetApp
14 25 (4.42%) Google
15 22 (3.89%) AppSense
16 15 (2.65%) SAP
17 14 (2.47%) McAfee
18 11 (1.94%) TIBCO
18 11 (1.94%) SolarWinds
Bournemouth, Dorset
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per hour, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + relocation assistance
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: From £26,988 to £30,194 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago