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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 56 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 269 150 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.33% 2.95% 3.11%
As % of the System Software category 41.07% 35.21% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 245 139 149
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,767 £25,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £55,000
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
655 426 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.53% 8.37% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 577 365 613
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +33 80 £36,500 -2.66% 12
Wiltshire +10 64 £41,500 -7.77% 11
Somerset +23 45 £27,000 -16.92% 13
Dorset +7 39 £30,000 - 4
Gloucestershire +4 28 £32,500 +16.07% 8
Devon -17 11 £42,500 +46.55% 9
Cornwall - 1 £19,250 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 551 (100.00%) VMware
2 415 (75.32%) Windows
3 243 (44.10%) Microsoft
4 214 (38.84%) Active Directory
5 183 (33.21%) MS Exchange
6 177 (32.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 156 (28.31%) MS Excel
8 149 (27.04%) Citrix
8 149 (27.04%) Firewall
9 145 (26.32%) SAN
10 143 (25.95%) SQL Server
11 142 (25.77%) Linux
12 124 (22.50%) SQL
13 119 (21.60%) Cisco
14 115 (20.87%) DNS
15 111 (20.15%) Exchange Server 2010
16 102 (18.51%) Windows Server 2003
17 98 (17.79%) Degree
18 97 (17.60%) HP
19 95 (17.24%) ITIL
20 92 (16.70%) TCP/IP
21 89 (16.15%) Hyper-V
22 85 (15.43%) Microsoft Certification
23 82 (14.88%) DHCP
24 81 (14.70%) IIS
25 80 (14.52%) VMware ESX
26 77 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
27 76 (13.79%) Security Cleared
28 73 (13.25%) Finance
28 73 (13.25%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 183 (33.21%) MS Exchange
2 111 (20.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (14.70%) IIS
4 50 (9.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 41 (7.44%) SharePoint
7 39 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 38 (6.90%) Apache
9 32 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2000
10 31 (5.63%) WebLogic
10 31 (5.63%) WebSphere
11 28 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 27 (4.90%) Lync
13 25 (4.54%) Apache ServiceMix
14 6 (1.09%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
16 1 (0.18%) nginx
16 1 (0.18%) Confluence
16 1 (0.18%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 156 (28.31%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.08%) MS Office
3 7 (1.27%) MS Project
4 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.73%) AWD
2 3 (0.54%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.36%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.18%) SaaS
1 12 (2.18%) Office 365
2 7 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.54%) IaaS
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 149 (27.04%) Firewall
2 145 (26.32%) SAN
3 115 (20.87%) DNS
4 92 (16.70%) TCP/IP
5 82 (14.88%) DHCP
6 68 (12.34%) VPN
7 63 (11.43%) LAN
8 56 (10.16%) WAN
9 47 (8.53%) NAS
10 27 (4.90%) SMTP
11 26 (4.72%) VLAN
12 24 (4.36%) IPsec
12 24 (4.36%) VoIP
12 24 (4.36%) LDAP
13 23 (4.17%) HTTP
13 23 (4.17%) Internet
14 18 (3.27%) Network Security
14 18 (3.27%) iSCSI
15 17 (3.09%) SSL
16 15 (2.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (25.95%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.17%) MySQL
3 43 (7.80%) Relational Database
4 35 (6.35%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (1.45%) Big Data
7 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.54%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (0.36%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.36%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (5.99%) Ant
2 31 (5.63%) JUnit
2 31 (5.63%) Eclipse
2 31 (5.63%) Eclipse RCP
3 16 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.72%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.54%) Maven
6 3 (0.54%) WinDbg
6 3 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.54%) GDB
7 2 (0.36%) Hudson
8 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.18%) JIRA
8 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.18%) MSI
8 1 (0.18%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 73 (13.25%) Finance
2 33 (5.99%) French Language
3 31 (5.63%) Banking
4 17 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.18%) Back Office
6 8 (1.45%) Marketing
7 6 (1.09%) Legal
8 5 (0.91%) Electronics
9 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.73%) Law
9 4 (0.73%) Military
10 3 (0.54%) Games
10 3 (0.54%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (16.70%) Support Engineer
2 84 (15.25%) Consultant
3 83 (15.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 52 (9.44%) Analyst
5 44 (7.99%) Architect
6 38 (6.90%) Administrator
7 34 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 34 (6.17%) IT Support
8 32 (5.81%) Support Technician
8 32 (5.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 30 (5.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 28 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
10 28 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 27 (4.90%) Support Analyst
12 25 (4.54%) Team Leader
13 21 (3.81%) Infrastructure Technician
14 19 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
14 19 (3.45%) Technical Support
14 19 (3.45%) Software Engineer
15 18 (3.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (9.80%) XML
2 35 (6.35%) HTML
3 32 (5.81%) J2EE
3 32 (5.81%) JSP
4 31 (5.63%) Servlets
4 31 (5.63%) Spring
4 31 (5.63%) XSLT
4 31 (5.63%) JMS
4 31 (5.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 31 (5.63%) GWT
5 25 (4.54%) OSGi
6 10 (1.81%) Web Services
6 10 (1.81%) LAMP
7 7 (1.27%) .NET
8 4 (0.73%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.54%) CSS
10 2 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.36%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.36%) Middleware
11 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.62%) Computer Science
2 53 (9.62%) Client/Server
3 36 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (5.81%) N-Tier
5 32 (5.81%) Blackberry
6 31 (5.63%) SWIFT
6 31 (5.63%) Inversion of Control
7 26 (4.72%) Fat Client
7 26 (4.72%) Thin Client
8 23 (4.17%) Clustering
9 13 (2.36%) Mathematics
10 12 (2.18%) Open Source
10 12 (2.18%) Firmware
11 9 (1.63%) FlexPod
12 8 (1.45%) Replication
13 7 (1.27%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.09%) PKI
14 6 (1.09%) Statistics
14 6 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 415 (75.32%) Windows
2 177 (32.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 142 (25.77%) Linux
4 102 (18.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 77 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (10.16%) Windows XP
7 53 (9.62%) Windows 7
8 46 (8.35%) UNIX
9 41 (7.44%) Windows Vista
10 38 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 33 (5.99%) Windows 8
12 32 (5.81%) CentOS
13 15 (2.72%) Solaris
14 14 (2.54%) Windows 2000
15 12 (2.18%) Mac OS X
16 10 (1.81%) AIX
17 6 (1.09%) Ubuntu
17 6 (1.09%) Debian
18 5 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
19 4 (0.73%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (17.24%) ITIL
2 55 (9.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 50 (9.07%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (5.63%) Unit Testing
5 31 (5.63%) Software Engineering
5 31 (5.63%) Service Delivery
5 31 (5.63%) UML
6 29 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 27 (4.90%) Configuration Management
7 27 (4.90%) Scrum
8 26 (4.72%) Service Management
8 26 (4.72%) Problem Management
9 25 (4.54%) TDD
10 24 (4.36%) Project Management
11 23 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
12 22 (3.99%) Identity Management
13 20 (3.63%) Performance Monitoring
14 18 (3.27%) Kalman Filter
14 18 (3.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 124 (22.50%) SQL
2 63 (11.43%) Java
3 52 (9.44%) PowerShell
4 35 (6.35%) Perl
5 30 (5.44%) Bash Shell
6 29 (5.26%) Python
7 24 (4.36%) C
8 22 (3.99%) VB
9 14 (2.54%) Ruby
10 10 (1.81%) C++
10 10 (1.81%) VBScript
11 7 (1.27%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.91%) C#
12 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.73%) PHP
13 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.36%) PHP5
14 2 (0.36%) Groovy
15 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 98 (17.79%) Degree
2 85 (15.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 73 (13.25%) MCSE
5 71 (12.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 43 (7.80%) MCP
7 37 (6.72%) MCITP
8 35 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (6.17%) SC Cleared
10 28 (5.08%) MCSA
11 22 (3.99%) CCNP
12 21 (3.81%) CCA
12 21 (3.81%) Citrix Certification
13 19 (3.45%) CCNA
14 8 (1.45%) MCTS
15 7 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (1.09%) CEH
17 5 (0.91%) DV Cleared
17 5 (0.91%) HP ASE
17 5 (0.91%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.17%) SLA
2 10 (1.81%) QA
3 4 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 214 (38.84%) Active Directory
2 89 (16.15%) Hyper-V
3 80 (14.52%) VMware ESX
4 62 (11.25%) vSphere
5 48 (8.71%) XenApp
6 42 (7.62%) Terminal Services
7 22 (3.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 22 (3.99%) XenDesktop
8 20 (3.63%) Xen
9 17 (3.09%) NFS
10 15 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (2.54%) vCloud
12 11 (2.00%) Samba
13 8 (1.45%) GPFS
14 6 (1.09%) ISA Server
14 6 (1.09%) XenServer
15 5 (0.91%) qmail
15 5 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.91%) Squid
15 5 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 45 (8.17%) SCCM
2 40 (7.26%) Backup Exec
3 29 (5.26%) Nagios
4 26 (4.72%) WSUS
5 21 (3.81%) NetBackup
6 17 (3.09%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (2.90%) OPNET
7 16 (2.90%) OpenView
8 13 (2.36%) SCOM
9 12 (2.18%) ARCserve
10 11 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
10 11 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (2.00%) CA Spectrum
11 8 (1.45%) Bcfg2
11 8 (1.45%) logstash
12 7 (1.27%) Tivoli
13 6 (1.09%) Netcool
13 6 (1.09%) Puppet
13 6 (1.09%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.91%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 551 (100.00%) VMware
2 243 (44.10%) Microsoft
3 149 (27.04%) Citrix
4 119 (21.60%) Cisco
5 97 (17.60%) HP
6 63 (11.43%) IBM
7 50 (9.07%) Oracle
8 45 (8.17%) Dell
9 44 (7.99%) Juniper
10 42 (7.62%) EMC
11 41 (7.44%) Red Hat
12 39 (7.08%) NetApp
13 35 (6.35%) Symantec
13 35 (6.35%) JBoss
14 31 (5.63%) Google
15 25 (4.54%) SolarWinds
16 23 (4.17%) F5
17 20 (3.63%) DataCore
18 18 (3.27%) CheckPoint
19 15 (2.72%) McAfee
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Unlimited Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Centric Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum with mileage expenses covered
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Frome, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £28,500 to £28,500 per annum + 31% Pension!!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Krooter
Salary: Candidates seeking salaries from £15K to £30K will be considered
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago