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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 269 148 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.44% 2.89% 3.10%
As % of the System Software category 40.63% 32.39% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 244 137 153
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £49,250
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
662 457 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.92% 8.93% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 579 390 641
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 October 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 October 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 +34 81 £36,500 -2.66% 9
Wiltshire +4 63 £43,500 -3.33% 13
Somerset +25 44 £27,500 -15.38% 10
Dorset +7 41 £33,000 +10.00% 6
Gloucestershire +1 25 £33,250 -19.39% 4
Devon -13 14 £42,500 +46.55% 2
Cornwall - 1 £19,250 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 547 (100.00%) VMware
2 408 (74.59%) Windows
3 244 (44.61%) Microsoft
4 211 (38.57%) Active Directory
5 182 (33.27%) MS Exchange
6 163 (29.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 156 (28.52%) MS Excel
8 150 (27.42%) Citrix
9 148 (27.06%) Firewall
10 144 (26.33%) Linux
11 141 (25.78%) SAN
12 136 (24.86%) SQL Server
13 125 (22.85%) SQL
14 122 (22.30%) Cisco
15 111 (20.29%) DNS
15 111 (20.29%) Exchange Server 2010
16 102 (18.65%) Degree
17 97 (17.73%) Windows Server 2003
18 96 (17.55%) HP
18 96 (17.55%) ITIL
19 94 (17.18%) TCP/IP
20 89 (16.27%) Hyper-V
21 79 (14.44%) VMware ESX
21 79 (14.44%) DHCP
21 79 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
22 78 (14.26%) IIS
23 77 (14.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 75 (13.71%) Security Cleared
25 74 (13.53%) Finance
25 74 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 182 (33.27%) MS Exchange
2 111 (20.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (14.26%) IIS
4 51 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 40 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 38 (6.95%) SharePoint
7 38 (6.95%) Apache
8 35 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2000
9 31 (5.67%) WebSphere
9 31 (5.67%) WebLogic
10 30 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 27 (4.94%) Apache ServiceMix
12 25 (4.57%) Lync
13 6 (1.10%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.37%) MQSeries
15 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.18%) MediaWiki
15 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 156 (28.52%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.76%) MS Office
3 7 (1.28%) MS Project
4 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.73%) AWD
2 3 (0.55%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.37%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.18%) assyst
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.19%) Office 365
2 11 (2.01%) SaaS
3 7 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.55%) IaaS
5 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (27.06%) Firewall
2 141 (25.78%) SAN
3 111 (20.29%) DNS
4 94 (17.18%) TCP/IP
5 79 (14.44%) DHCP
6 66 (12.07%) VPN
7 59 (10.79%) LAN
8 55 (10.05%) WAN
9 50 (9.14%) NAS
10 24 (4.39%) IPsec
10 24 (4.39%) SMTP
11 23 (4.20%) VoIP
11 23 (4.20%) VLAN
12 22 (4.02%) LDAP
12 22 (4.02%) HTTP
13 21 (3.84%) Internet
14 19 (3.47%) Network Security
15 17 (3.11%) Wireshark
15 17 (3.11%) SSL
16 14 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (24.86%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.86%) Relational Database
3 42 (7.68%) MySQL
4 35 (6.40%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.28%) Big Data
6 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.37%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.37%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (6.03%) Ant
2 31 (5.67%) Eclipse RCP
2 31 (5.67%) JUnit
2 31 (5.67%) Eclipse
3 18 (3.29%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.11%) Git (software)
5 16 (2.93%) Maven
6 3 (0.55%) GDB
6 3 (0.55%) WinDbg
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.37%) Hudson
8 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.18%) MSI
8 1 (0.18%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.18%) JIRA
8 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.18%) Subversion
8 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
General
1 74 (13.53%) Finance
2 35 (6.40%) French Language
3 31 (5.67%) Banking
4 17 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.65%) Back Office
6 8 (1.46%) Marketing
7 6 (1.10%) Legal
8 5 (0.91%) Electronics
9 4 (0.73%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.73%) Law
10 3 (0.55%) Games
10 3 (0.55%) Military
10 3 (0.55%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.37%) Automotive
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (17.00%) Support Engineer
2 90 (16.45%) Consultant
3 79 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 54 (9.87%) Analyst
5 44 (8.04%) Architect
6 39 (7.13%) Administrator
7 35 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 32 (5.85%) Support Technician
8 32 (5.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 31 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 28 (5.12%) IT Support
11 26 (4.75%) Support Analyst
12 25 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
12 25 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support
12 25 (4.57%) Team Leader
13 21 (3.84%) Infrastructure Technician
14 20 (3.66%) Technical Support
14 20 (3.66%) Software Engineer
14 20 (3.66%) Technical Engineer
15 19 (3.47%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.32%) XML
2 34 (6.22%) J2EE
3 32 (5.85%) JSP
3 32 (5.85%) HTML
4 31 (5.67%) Spring
4 31 (5.67%) GWT
4 31 (5.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 31 (5.67%) JMS
4 31 (5.67%) Servlets
4 31 (5.67%) XSLT
5 27 (4.94%) OSGi
6 9 (1.65%) Web Services
7 7 (1.28%) .NET
8 6 (1.10%) LAMP
9 4 (0.73%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.55%) CSS
11 2 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.37%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.37%) Middleware
12 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 53 (9.69%) Client/Server
3 37 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (5.85%) N-Tier
5 32 (5.85%) Blackberry
6 31 (5.67%) SWIFT
6 31 (5.67%) Inversion of Control
7 26 (4.75%) Fat Client
7 26 (4.75%) Thin Client
8 24 (4.39%) Clustering
9 14 (2.56%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.01%) Open Source
11 10 (1.83%) FlexPod
12 8 (1.46%) Replication
13 6 (1.10%) Statistics
13 6 (1.10%) User Experience
14 5 (0.91%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.91%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 408 (74.59%) Windows
2 163 (29.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 144 (26.33%) Linux
4 97 (17.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 74 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (9.69%) Windows XP
7 48 (8.78%) Windows 7
8 45 (8.23%) UNIX
9 41 (7.50%) Windows Vista
10 36 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 33 (6.03%) CentOS
12 32 (5.85%) Windows 8
13 14 (2.56%) Windows 2000
14 10 (1.83%) Solaris
15 8 (1.46%) AIX
15 8 (1.46%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.10%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.10%) Debian
17 4 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.73%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (17.55%) ITIL
2 61 (11.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 48 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (5.67%) Software Engineering
5 31 (5.67%) Unit Testing
5 31 (5.67%) UML
6 29 (5.30%) Service Delivery
6 29 (5.30%) Scrum
7 28 (5.12%) Capacity Planning
8 27 (4.94%) TDD
9 26 (4.75%) Service Management
10 25 (4.57%) Network Monitoring
10 25 (4.57%) Project Management
10 25 (4.57%) Problem Management
11 24 (4.39%) Configuration Management
12 21 (3.84%) Change Control
13 19 (3.47%) Performance Monitoring
14 18 (3.29%) Identity Management
15 17 (3.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (22.85%) SQL
2 63 (11.52%) Java
3 55 (10.05%) PowerShell
4 39 (7.13%) Perl
5 28 (5.12%) Python
6 27 (4.94%) Bash Shell
7 24 (4.39%) C
8 23 (4.20%) VB
9 14 (2.56%) Ruby
10 10 (1.83%) VBScript
11 9 (1.65%) C++
12 7 (1.28%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.10%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.91%) C#
15 4 (0.73%) PHP
15 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.37%) PHP5
17 2 (0.37%) Groovy
18 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 102 (18.65%) Degree
2 79 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (14.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 75 (13.71%) Security Cleared
5 68 (12.43%) MCSE
6 43 (7.86%) MCP
7 36 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (6.22%) SC Cleared
8 34 (6.22%) MCITP
9 26 (4.75%) MCSA
10 22 (4.02%) CCNP
11 20 (3.66%) CCA
11 20 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
12 19 (3.47%) CCNA
13 8 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.28%) MCTS
15 5 (0.91%) CCDP
15 5 (0.91%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.91%) CEH
16 4 (0.73%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.39%) SLA
2 9 (1.65%) QA
3 5 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 211 (38.57%) Active Directory
2 89 (16.27%) Hyper-V
3 79 (14.44%) VMware ESX
4 62 (11.33%) vSphere
5 48 (8.78%) XenApp
6 39 (7.13%) Terminal Services
7 24 (4.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 18 (3.29%) XenDesktop
9 16 (2.93%) Xen
9 16 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (2.74%) vCloud
11 13 (2.38%) NFS
12 11 (2.01%) Firmware
13 9 (1.65%) Samba
14 6 (1.10%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
15 5 (0.91%) KVM
15 5 (0.91%) qmail
15 5 (0.91%) XenServer
15 5 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 43 (7.86%) SCCM
2 37 (6.76%) Backup Exec
3 29 (5.30%) Nagios
4 25 (4.57%) WSUS
5 21 (3.84%) NetBackup
6 17 (3.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (2.93%) OpenView
7 16 (2.93%) OPNET
8 11 (2.01%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (2.01%) CA Spectrum
8 11 (2.01%) ARCserve
8 11 (2.01%) SolarWinds Orion
8 11 (2.01%) SCOM
9 7 (1.28%) logstash
9 7 (1.28%) Tivoli
10 6 (1.10%) ZABBIX
10 6 (1.10%) Netcool
10 6 (1.10%) Puppet
11 5 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
11 5 (0.91%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 547 (100.00%) VMware
2 244 (44.61%) Microsoft
3 150 (27.42%) Citrix
4 122 (22.30%) Cisco
5 96 (17.55%) HP
6 62 (11.33%) IBM
7 50 (9.14%) Dell
8 49 (8.96%) Oracle
9 44 (8.04%) EMC
9 44 (8.04%) Juniper
10 41 (7.50%) NetApp
11 38 (6.95%) Red Hat
12 37 (6.76%) Symantec
13 35 (6.40%) JBoss
14 31 (5.67%) Google
15 26 (4.75%) F5
16 25 (4.57%) SolarWinds
17 21 (3.84%) CheckPoint
18 20 (3.66%) DataCore
19 16 (2.93%) McAfee
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Profit Share + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £24,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago