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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 41 59 93
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +34
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 320 258 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.52% 4.40% 2.59%
As % of the System Software category 38.98% 47.34% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 224 219 114
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £49,250
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
821 545 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.16% 9.29% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 611 461 381
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,875 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £46,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 99 £30,000 -33.33% 7
Bristol -3 88 £42,250 +5.62% 19
Dorset +39 64 £42,500 +51.78% 7
Wiltshire -27 27 £35,000 -24.73% 8
Devon 0 18 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Somerset +8 17 £35,000 +29.62% 5
Cornwall -15 1 £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 22 May 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.

1 570 (100.00%) VMware
2 366 (64.21%) Windows
3 254 (44.56%) Microsoft
4 214 (37.54%) Citrix
5 204 (35.79%) Active Directory
6 186 (32.63%) Linux
7 172 (30.18%) MS Exchange
8 168 (29.47%) Firewall
9 165 (28.95%) Hyper-V
10 156 (27.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 139 (24.39%) Cisco
12 130 (22.81%) SAN
13 125 (21.93%) TCP/IP
14 110 (19.30%) MS Excel
14 110 (19.30%) ITIL
15 108 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 105 (18.42%) DNS
17 104 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
18 99 (17.37%) Security Cleared
19 93 (16.32%) Microsoft Certification
20 90 (15.79%) Oracle
21 88 (15.44%) vSphere
22 80 (14.04%) SQL
22 80 (14.04%) VPN
23 78 (13.68%) HP
24 77 (13.51%) SQL Server
24 77 (13.51%) SCCM
25 71 (12.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 71 (12.46%) Java
26 69 (12.11%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 172 (30.18%) MS Exchange
2 64 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (7.54%) Apache
4 39 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 37 (6.49%) Lync
7 35 (6.14%) SharePoint
7 35 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (5.26%) Tomcat
9 24 (4.21%) IIS
10 17 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2000
12 15 (2.63%) Node.js
12 15 (2.63%) JBoss
12 15 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (2.46%) WebLogic
13 14 (2.46%) WebSphere
14 13 (2.28%) Apache ServiceMix
15 12 (2.11%) nginx
16 10 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 110 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 57 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.49%) Office 365
2 31 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.44%) SaaS
3 18 (3.16%) PaaS
4 11 (1.93%) IaaS
5 9 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.40%) Google App Engine
6 8 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.23%) HP Helion
8 4 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.35%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 168 (29.47%) Firewall
2 130 (22.81%) SAN
3 125 (21.93%) TCP/IP
4 105 (18.42%) DNS
5 80 (14.04%) VPN
6 64 (11.23%) WAN
7 61 (10.70%) LAN
8 58 (10.18%) DHCP
9 47 (8.25%) Wireless
10 38 (6.67%) VLAN
11 37 (6.49%) MPLS
12 29 (5.09%) NAS
13 25 (4.39%) iSCSI
14 21 (3.68%) SSL
15 19 (3.33%) VoIP
16 18 (3.16%) IPsec
16 18 (3.16%) Network Security
17 17 (2.98%) LDAP
17 17 (2.98%) Internet
18 14 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 56 (9.82%) MySQL
3 40 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 28 (4.91%) RDBMS
5 15 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.63%) Big Data
5 15 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.05%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.70%) Hazelcast
11 4 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (11.58%) Git (software)
2 58 (10.18%) Jenkins
3 34 (5.96%) Maven
4 26 (4.56%) Hudson
5 23 (4.04%) Ant
6 19 (3.33%) Gradle
7 18 (3.16%) Artifactory
8 14 (2.46%) Eclipse
9 13 (2.28%) Eclipse RCP
9 13 (2.28%) WinDbg
9 13 (2.28%) GDB
9 13 (2.28%) ClearCase
9 13 (2.28%) JUnit
10 10 (1.75%) JIRA
11 9 (1.58%) Subversion
12 8 (1.40%) Selenium
13 4 (0.70%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.35%) MSI
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
15 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (6.67%) Military
2 37 (6.49%) Finance
3 31 (5.44%) Advertising
4 20 (3.51%) Banking
5 17 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.46%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.28%) French Language
8 12 (2.11%) Games
9 9 (1.58%) Marketing
10 7 (1.23%) Law
11 6 (1.05%) Retail
12 5 (0.88%) German Language
13 4 (0.70%) Electronics
13 4 (0.70%) Legal
14 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.18%) Local Government
15 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 100 (17.54%) Support Engineer
2 81 (14.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 70 (12.28%) Consultant
4 49 (8.60%) Software Engineer
5 47 (8.25%) Analyst
6 41 (7.19%) Administrator
7 38 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 38 (6.67%) Architect
8 36 (6.32%) IT Support
9 33 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 32 (5.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 30 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
11 30 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
12 24 (4.21%) Support Analyst
13 22 (3.86%) Technical Consultant
13 22 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
14 21 (3.68%) Linux Administrator
15 19 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
16 17 (2.98%) IT Support Engineer
16 17 (2.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.44%) J2EE
1 31 (5.44%) Middleware
2 28 (4.91%) Spring
3 21 (3.68%) CSS
4 20 (3.51%) Web Services
4 20 (3.51%) HTML
5 19 (3.33%) XML
6 17 (2.98%) LAMP
7 15 (2.63%) Apache Camel
7 15 (2.63%) CSS3
7 15 (2.63%) HTML5
7 15 (2.63%) JSP
7 15 (2.63%) Hibernate
8 13 (2.28%) OSGi
8 13 (2.28%) GWT
8 13 (2.28%) Servlets
8 13 (2.28%) XSLT
8 13 (2.28%) JMS
8 13 (2.28%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (1.40%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.88%) Clustering
2 36 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.39%) Fat Client
3 25 (4.39%) Thin Client
4 20 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 19 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.98%) EqualLogic
7 16 (2.81%) Blackberry
7 16 (2.81%) Visualisation
7 16 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.63%) PKI
9 13 (2.28%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (2.28%) SWIFT
9 13 (2.28%) N-Tier
10 12 (2.11%) Replication
11 9 (1.58%) Open Source
12 8 (1.40%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.40%) Wiki
13 7 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 366 (64.21%) Windows
2 186 (32.63%) Linux
3 156 (27.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 108 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 104 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 62 (10.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (8.42%) Windows 7
8 45 (7.89%) UNIX
9 40 (7.02%) Windows Vista
10 36 (6.32%) CentOS
11 24 (4.21%) Windows XP
12 19 (3.33%) Windows 8
13 15 (2.63%) Ubuntu
13 15 (2.63%) Solaris
14 12 (2.11%) Windows 2000
15 11 (1.93%) Debian
16 9 (1.58%) HPUX
17 6 (1.05%) SUSE
17 6 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (19.30%) ITIL
2 69 (12.11%) DevOps
3 64 (11.23%) Configuration Management
4 57 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (8.77%) Software Engineering
6 47 (8.25%) Information Security
7 45 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (7.54%) Scrum
9 34 (5.96%) Service Delivery
10 31 (5.44%) Time Management
11 28 (4.91%) Migration
11 28 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (4.74%) Project Management
13 25 (4.39%) Incident Management
13 25 (4.39%) E-Commerce
14 24 (4.21%) Problem Management
15 23 (4.04%) Change Management
15 23 (4.04%) Capacity Planning
15 23 (4.04%) Mentoring
16 21 (3.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (14.04%) SQL
2 71 (12.46%) Java
3 68 (11.93%) Python
4 45 (7.89%) Perl
4 45 (7.89%) C
5 39 (6.84%) Ruby
6 34 (5.96%) C++
7 30 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 30 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 25 (4.39%) JavaScript
9 22 (3.86%) Shell Script
10 18 (3.16%) Scala
11 17 (2.98%) Clojure
12 16 (2.81%) PHP
13 6 (1.05%) Jython
13 6 (1.05%) Groovy
14 5 (0.88%) VB
15 4 (0.70%) VBScript
15 4 (0.70%) C#
15 4 (0.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 99 (17.37%) Security Cleared
2 93 (16.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (12.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 68 (11.93%) MCSE
5 61 (10.70%) Degree
6 49 (8.60%) DV Cleared
7 43 (7.54%) SC Cleared
8 40 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (6.49%) CCA
9 37 (6.49%) Citrix Certification
10 32 (5.61%) MCITP
11 26 (4.56%) MCP
12 25 (4.39%) CCNA
13 24 (4.21%) CCNP
14 10 (1.75%) MCSA
15 7 (1.23%) Sun Certification
16 6 (1.05%) SCSA
16 6 (1.05%) RHCA
16 6 (1.05%) VCP5
17 5 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.91%) SLA
2 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) QA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 204 (35.79%) Active Directory
2 165 (28.95%) Hyper-V
3 88 (15.44%) vSphere
4 61 (10.70%) XenApp
5 41 (7.19%) XenDesktop
6 40 (7.02%) VMware ESX
7 27 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (4.21%) XenServer
9 19 (3.33%) KVM
10 17 (2.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 17 (2.98%) Xen
11 15 (2.63%) Terminal Services
12 12 (2.11%) VirtualBox
12 12 (2.11%) Docker
13 11 (1.93%) Postfix
14 10 (1.75%) Samba
14 10 (1.75%) vCloud
15 8 (1.40%) LXC
15 8 (1.40%) iptables
16 7 (1.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 77 (13.51%) SCCM
2 46 (8.07%) Puppet
3 30 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (4.91%) Backup Exec
5 26 (4.56%) SCOM
6 19 (3.33%) NetBackup
6 19 (3.33%) Nagios
6 19 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (2.81%) Vagrant
8 11 (1.93%) ZABBIX
8 11 (1.93%) SCVMM
9 10 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 10 (1.75%) Graphite
10 8 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (1.40%) Hyperic
11 7 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
12 6 (1.05%) Salt
13 5 (0.88%) vMotion
13 5 (0.88%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 570 (100.00%) VMware
2 254 (44.56%) Microsoft
3 214 (37.54%) Citrix
4 139 (24.39%) Cisco
5 90 (15.79%) Oracle
6 78 (13.68%) HP
7 50 (8.77%) Symantec
8 49 (8.60%) Red Hat
9 33 (5.79%) IBM
10 31 (5.44%) Google
11 30 (5.26%) Veeam
12 28 (4.91%) Juniper
13 26 (4.56%) NetApp
14 22 (3.86%) Dell
15 18 (3.16%) EMC
16 11 (1.93%) SolarWinds
16 11 (1.93%) McAfee
16 11 (1.93%) TIBCO
16 11 (1.93%) Websense
17 10 (1.75%) SAP
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent pension and holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Salary: £43,000+
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chard, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago