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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 55 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 279 179 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.66% 3.35% 3.69%
As % of the System Software category 38.97% 38.25% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 207 149 166
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £23,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
716 468 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.95% 8.77% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 571 404 417
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Bristol +23 99 £40,000 +19.40% 26
Gloucestershire +18 92 £30,000 -33.33% 20
Wiltshire -5 31 £40,000 -13.97% 10
Dorset -10 25 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Devon +11 17 £32,500 +16.07% 4
Somerset +4 12 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Cornwall -8 2 £20,000 +11.11%
Avon - 1 £36,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 543 (100.00%) VMware
2 378 (69.61%) Windows
3 277 (51.01%) Microsoft
4 218 (40.15%) Citrix
5 196 (36.10%) Active Directory
6 193 (35.54%) MS Exchange
7 180 (33.15%) Firewall
8 168 (30.94%) Linux
9 158 (29.10%) Hyper-V
10 152 (27.99%) SAN
11 151 (27.81%) Cisco
12 147 (27.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 135 (24.86%) TCP/IP
14 128 (23.57%) MS Excel
15 125 (23.02%) ITIL
16 115 (21.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 104 (19.15%) DNS
18 95 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
19 93 (17.13%) SQL
19 93 (17.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 92 (16.94%) HP
21 91 (16.76%) MCSE
22 86 (15.84%) VPN
22 86 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
23 78 (14.36%) vSphere
24 77 (14.18%) Security Cleared
24 77 (14.18%) XenApp
25 76 (14.00%) LAN
26 75 (13.81%) Oracle
27 71 (13.08%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 193 (35.54%) MS Exchange
2 60 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (9.94%) Lync
4 39 (7.18%) Apache
5 38 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 37 (6.81%) SharePoint
7 34 (6.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 32 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 26 (4.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 26 (4.79%) Tomcat
10 24 (4.42%) IIS
11 17 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
12 14 (2.58%) JBoss
13 13 (2.39%) WebSphere
14 12 (2.21%) WebLogic
15 11 (2.03%) Apache ServiceMix
16 9 (1.66%) OpenStack
16 9 (1.66%) Node.js
16 9 (1.66%) nginx
17 8 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 128 (23.57%) MS Excel
2 56 (10.31%) MS Office
3 9 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.26%) Office 365
2 26 (4.79%) SaaS
3 13 (2.39%) PaaS
3 13 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.66%) IaaS
5 8 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.29%) Google App Engine
6 7 (1.29%) HP Helion
6 7 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 180 (33.15%) Firewall
2 152 (27.99%) SAN
3 135 (24.86%) TCP/IP
4 104 (19.15%) DNS
5 86 (15.84%) VPN
6 76 (14.00%) LAN
7 71 (13.08%) WAN
8 69 (12.71%) DHCP
9 37 (6.81%) NAS
10 36 (6.63%) NetScaler
11 35 (6.45%) VLAN
11 35 (6.45%) Wireless
12 25 (4.60%) MPLS
13 23 (4.24%) LDAP
14 22 (4.05%) VoIP
14 22 (4.05%) SSL
15 21 (3.87%) Internet
15 21 (3.87%) HTTP
15 21 (3.87%) IPsec
15 21 (3.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.47%) MySQL
3 30 (5.52%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.50%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.47%) Big Data
6 7 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.10%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.74%) Hazelcast
8 4 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (7.37%) Jenkins
2 38 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.87%) Maven
4 18 (3.31%) Ant
5 17 (3.13%) Hudson
6 12 (2.21%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.03%) JUnit
7 11 (2.03%) Eclipse RCP
8 10 (1.84%) Gradle
8 10 (1.84%) Artifactory
8 10 (1.84%) Subversion
9 9 (1.66%) JIRA
10 7 (1.29%) GDB
10 7 (1.29%) ClearCase
10 7 (1.29%) WinDbg
11 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.37%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 48 (8.84%) Finance
2 29 (5.34%) Advertising
3 23 (4.24%) Banking
4 21 (3.87%) Military
5 17 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.76%) French Language
7 11 (2.03%) Aerospace
7 11 (2.03%) Retail
8 9 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.66%) Back Office
9 7 (1.29%) Law
9 7 (1.29%) Marketing
10 5 (0.92%) Games
10 5 (0.92%) Legal
10 5 (0.92%) German Language
11 4 (0.74%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.74%) Electronics
12 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 107 (19.71%) Consultant
2 96 (17.68%) Support Engineer
3 61 (11.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 59 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 45 (8.29%) Architect
6 36 (6.63%) Analyst
6 36 (6.63%) Systems Engineer
7 32 (5.89%) Senior Consultant
7 32 (5.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 29 (5.34%) Administrator
9 28 (5.16%) Software Engineer
10 26 (4.79%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 26 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 25 (4.60%) Technical Consultant
12 22 (4.05%) IT Support
13 21 (3.87%) Linux Engineer
14 20 (3.68%) Server Engineer
15 18 (3.31%) Support Analyst
16 17 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
17 16 (2.95%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.34%) J2EE
2 20 (3.68%) HTML
3 19 (3.50%) Middleware
3 19 (3.50%) Spring
4 17 (3.13%) XML
4 17 (3.13%) CSS
5 15 (2.76%) JSP
6 11 (2.03%) Servlets
6 11 (2.03%) Web Services
6 11 (2.03%) XSLT
6 11 (2.03%) JMS
6 11 (2.03%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (2.03%) GWT
6 11 (2.03%) OSGi
7 10 (1.84%) Hibernate
8 8 (1.47%) CSS3
8 8 (1.47%) Apache Camel
8 8 (1.47%) HTML5
8 8 (1.47%) LAMP
9 6 (1.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.42%) Clustering
2 40 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.79%) Blackberry
3 26 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.87%) Fat Client
4 21 (3.87%) Thin Client
5 20 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (3.50%) Client/Server
7 18 (3.31%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.39%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.21%) EqualLogic
10 11 (2.03%) SWIFT
10 11 (2.03%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (1.66%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.66%) Open Source
12 8 (1.47%) PKI
13 7 (1.29%) PDA
13 7 (1.29%) Wiki
13 7 (1.29%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.92%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 378 (69.61%) Windows
2 168 (30.94%) Linux
3 147 (27.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 95 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 86 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (9.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (8.47%) UNIX
8 36 (6.63%) CentOS
9 35 (6.45%) Windows 7
10 33 (6.08%) Windows Vista
11 22 (4.05%) Windows XP
12 17 (3.13%) Solaris
12 17 (3.13%) Windows 8
13 13 (2.39%) HPUX
14 11 (2.03%) Ubuntu
15 10 (1.84%) SUSE
15 10 (1.84%) Debian
16 9 (1.66%) Windows 2000
16 9 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (23.02%) ITIL
2 67 (12.34%) Configuration Management
3 49 (9.02%) Project Management
4 43 (7.92%) DevOps
5 39 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 36 (6.63%) Information Security
8 30 (5.52%) Scrum
8 30 (5.52%) Software Engineering
9 27 (4.97%) Capacity Planning
10 22 (4.05%) Mentoring
10 22 (4.05%) Cyber Security
10 22 (4.05%) Migration
10 22 (4.05%) Service Delivery
11 21 (3.87%) Service Management
11 21 (3.87%) Incident Management
12 20 (3.68%) Problem Management
12 20 (3.68%) Time Management
13 19 (3.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (17.13%) SQL
2 60 (11.05%) Java
3 50 (9.21%) Perl
4 49 (9.02%) Python
5 37 (6.81%) PowerShell
6 30 (5.52%) C
7 23 (4.24%) Bash Shell
8 21 (3.87%) JavaScript
8 21 (3.87%) Shell Script
8 21 (3.87%) Ruby
9 16 (2.95%) PHP
9 16 (2.95%) C++
10 10 (1.84%) Clojure
10 10 (1.84%) Scala
11 8 (1.47%) VB
12 6 (1.10%) Jython
12 6 (1.10%) C#
13 4 (0.74%) PHP5
13 4 (0.74%) Groovy
14 2 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 115 (21.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (17.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 91 (16.76%) MCSE
4 77 (14.18%) Security Cleared
5 67 (12.34%) Degree
6 65 (11.97%) Citrix Certification
7 57 (10.50%) CCA
8 47 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
9 41 (7.55%) SC Cleared
10 39 (7.18%) DV Cleared
11 37 (6.81%) MCP
12 31 (5.71%) MCITP
13 29 (5.34%) CCNA
13 29 (5.34%) CCEA
14 28 (5.16%) CCEE
15 25 (4.60%) CCNP
16 21 (3.87%) MCSA
17 19 (3.50%) VCP5
18 12 (2.21%) VCP4
19 11 (2.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.05%) SLA
2 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 196 (36.10%) Active Directory
2 158 (29.10%) Hyper-V
3 78 (14.36%) vSphere
4 77 (14.18%) XenApp
5 68 (12.52%) XenDesktop
6 63 (11.60%) VMware ESX
7 40 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (4.24%) XenServer
9 16 (2.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 15 (2.76%) Terminal Services
10 15 (2.76%) VirtualBox
11 12 (2.21%) KVM
11 12 (2.21%) ISA Server
11 12 (2.21%) Samba
12 11 (2.03%) vCloud
13 10 (1.84%) NFS
14 9 (1.66%) Postfix
14 9 (1.66%) Docker
15 8 (1.47%) Xen
16 7 (1.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 51 (9.39%) SCCM
2 35 (6.45%) Puppet
3 33 (6.08%) SCOM
4 29 (5.34%) Backup Exec
5 27 (4.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 21 (3.87%) NetBackup
7 20 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (2.58%) Nagios
9 12 (2.21%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (2.03%) OpenView
10 11 (2.03%) SCVMM
11 10 (1.84%) HP SIM
12 8 (1.47%) ZABBIX
13 7 (1.29%) WSUS
13 7 (1.29%) Hyperic
14 6 (1.10%) Vagrant
14 6 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
14 6 (1.10%) Salt
15 5 (0.92%) vMotion
15 5 (0.92%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 543 (100.00%) VMware
2 277 (51.01%) Microsoft
3 218 (40.15%) Citrix
4 151 (27.81%) Cisco
5 92 (16.94%) HP
6 75 (13.81%) Oracle
7 57 (10.50%) Symantec
8 50 (9.21%) Red Hat
9 48 (8.84%) EMC
10 42 (7.73%) Dell
11 33 (6.08%) AppSense
12 31 (5.71%) IBM
12 31 (5.71%) Juniper
13 27 (4.97%) Veeam
14 23 (4.24%) NetApp
15 22 (4.05%) Google
16 18 (3.31%) McAfee
16 18 (3.31%) SAP
17 12 (2.21%) CheckPoint
18 10 (1.84%) Websense
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 4 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + £4k shift allowance + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: From £21,264 to £23,790 per annum + relocation allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago