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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 266 196 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.24% 3.36% 3.70%
As % of the System Software category 38.95% 37.40% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 244 173 183
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
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
683 524 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.88% 9.00% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 604 446 534
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Wiltshire +22 70 £38,000 - 12
Dorset +21 69 £36,250 +20.83% 3
Gloucestershire -4 47 £50,000 +88.67% 7
Bristol -16 47 £40,000 - 18
Devon -8 20 £29,500 -5.22% 5
Somerset -4 12 £35,000 +37.25% 7
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 530 (100.00%) VMware
2 389 (73.40%) Windows
3 276 (52.08%) Microsoft
4 198 (37.36%) MS Exchange
5 197 (37.17%) Active Directory
6 184 (34.72%) Citrix
7 158 (29.81%) Linux
8 156 (29.43%) SAN
9 154 (29.06%) Firewall
10 146 (27.55%) MS Excel
11 135 (25.47%) Cisco
12 128 (24.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 127 (23.96%) ITIL
14 121 (22.83%) Hyper-V
15 116 (21.89%) SQL
16 115 (21.70%) TCP/IP
17 112 (21.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 105 (19.81%) DNS
19 103 (19.43%) Microsoft Certification
20 98 (18.49%) HP
21 90 (16.98%) Degree
22 89 (16.79%) MCSE
23 82 (15.47%) SQL Server
24 81 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
24 81 (15.28%) Finance
24 81 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
25 80 (15.09%) DHCP
26 76 (14.34%) VMware ESX
27 74 (13.96%) XenApp
28 73 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 198 (37.36%) MS Exchange
2 81 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 46 (8.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (8.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 45 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 44 (8.30%) IIS
7 41 (7.74%) Lync
8 40 (7.55%) SharePoint
9 39 (7.36%) Apache
10 27 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2000
11 25 (4.72%) JBoss
12 22 (4.15%) WebSphere
13 21 (3.96%) WebLogic
14 20 (3.77%) Apache ServiceMix
15 16 (3.02%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.75%) MQSeries
16 4 (0.75%) nginx
16 4 (0.75%) Confluence
16 4 (0.75%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 146 (27.55%) MS Excel
2 45 (8.49%) MS Office
3 12 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) AWD
2 3 (0.57%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.64%) SaaS
1 14 (2.64%) Office 365
2 3 (0.57%) IaaS
2 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (29.43%) SAN
2 154 (29.06%) Firewall
3 115 (21.70%) TCP/IP
4 105 (19.81%) DNS
5 80 (15.09%) DHCP
6 70 (13.21%) LAN
7 69 (13.02%) VPN
8 61 (11.51%) WAN
9 51 (9.62%) NAS
10 32 (6.04%) NetScaler
11 29 (5.47%) SSL
12 26 (4.91%) LDAP
12 26 (4.91%) Internet
13 25 (4.72%) Network Security
14 24 (4.53%) HTTP
14 24 (4.53%) Wireless
15 22 (4.15%) IPsec
16 21 (3.96%) VLAN
17 19 (3.58%) VoIP
18 15 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.79%) MySQL
2 36 (6.79%) Relational Database
3 24 (4.53%) RDBMS
4 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.38%) Hazelcast
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (5.28%) Jenkins
2 22 (4.15%) Ant
2 22 (4.15%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.77%) JUnit
3 20 (3.77%) Eclipse
3 20 (3.77%) Eclipse RCP
4 18 (3.40%) Maven
5 6 (1.13%) Subversion
6 5 (0.94%) JIRA
7 4 (0.75%) WinDbg
7 4 (0.75%) Hudson
7 4 (0.75%) GDB
8 3 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.38%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (15.28%) Finance
2 28 (5.28%) French Language
3 27 (5.09%) Banking
4 13 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 9 (1.70%) Back Office
6 9 (1.70%) Legal
7 8 (1.51%) Advertising
7 8 (1.51%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.32%) Retail
9 5 (0.94%) Marketing
10 4 (0.75%) Military
11 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.38%) Electronics
12 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.38%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 115 (21.70%) Consultant
2 96 (18.11%) Support Engineer
3 65 (12.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 55 (10.38%) Architect
5 49 (9.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (7.92%) Analyst
7 31 (5.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 29 (5.47%) Senior Consultant
8 29 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
9 27 (5.09%) Support Technician
9 27 (5.09%) Administrator
9 27 (5.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 25 (4.72%) Server Engineer
10 25 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (4.15%) IT Support
12 20 (3.77%) Support Analyst
12 20 (3.77%) Technical Support
13 19 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.58%) Software Engineer
13 19 (3.58%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.04%) J2EE
2 31 (5.85%) XML
3 24 (4.53%) JSP
4 20 (3.77%) Servlets
4 20 (3.77%) XSLT
4 20 (3.77%) JMS
4 20 (3.77%) Spring
4 20 (3.77%) GWT
4 20 (3.77%) OSGi
4 20 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (2.08%) HTML
6 8 (1.51%) Web Services
7 7 (1.32%) CSS
8 6 (1.13%) .NET
9 4 (0.75%) LAMP
10 2 (0.38%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.38%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.38%) DAO
10 2 (0.38%) CGI
10 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 45 (8.49%) Clustering
3 43 (8.11%) Blackberry
4 36 (6.79%) Client/Server
4 36 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (4.15%) N-Tier
7 21 (3.96%) Thin Client
7 21 (3.96%) Fat Client
8 20 (3.77%) Inversion of Control
8 20 (3.77%) SWIFT
9 15 (2.83%) FlexPod
10 10 (1.89%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.70%) Replication
12 7 (1.32%) Open Source
13 5 (0.94%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.75%) EqualLogic
14 4 (0.75%) Wiki
14 4 (0.75%) LPAR
15 2 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 389 (73.40%) Windows
2 158 (29.81%) Linux
3 128 (24.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 73 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (8.30%) UNIX
7 42 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (5.47%) CentOS
9 26 (4.91%) Windows Vista
10 21 (3.96%) Windows 7
10 21 (3.96%) Windows XP
11 20 (3.77%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (1.51%) Solaris
13 6 (1.13%) HPUX
14 5 (0.94%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.94%) SUSE
15 4 (0.75%) Debian
15 4 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (23.96%) ITIL
2 69 (13.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 44 (8.30%) Project Management
4 35 (6.60%) Configuration Management
5 31 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (5.66%) Problem Management
7 26 (4.91%) Service Delivery
8 25 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (4.53%) Unit Testing
10 23 (4.34%) Scrum
10 23 (4.34%) Change Control
11 22 (4.15%) Service Management
12 21 (3.96%) UML
12 21 (3.96%) Software Engineering
13 20 (3.77%) TDD
13 20 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
13 20 (3.77%) Cyber Security
14 19 (3.58%) Network Monitoring
15 17 (3.21%) Information Security
16 16 (3.02%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (21.89%) SQL
2 60 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 54 (10.19%) Java
4 35 (6.60%) Perl
5 19 (3.58%) Bash Shell
5 19 (3.58%) Python
6 17 (3.21%) VB
7 14 (2.64%) C
8 11 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 11 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.89%) C#
9 10 (1.89%) PHP
10 8 (1.51%) Ruby
11 7 (1.32%) VBScript
12 4 (0.75%) C++
13 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.38%) Korn
14 2 (0.38%) PHP5
14 2 (0.38%) Groovy
15 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 112 (21.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 103 (19.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (16.98%) Degree
4 89 (16.79%) MCSE
5 57 (10.75%) MCP
6 56 (10.57%) Citrix Certification
7 53 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 48 (9.06%) CCA
9 44 (8.30%) Cisco Certification
10 39 (7.36%) SC Cleared
11 37 (6.98%) MCITP
12 30 (5.66%) CCEA
13 29 (5.47%) CCEE
14 25 (4.72%) CCNA
14 25 (4.72%) MCSA
15 22 (4.15%) CCNP
15 22 (4.15%) VCP5
16 16 (3.02%) DV Cleared
17 12 (2.26%) VCP4
18 9 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.53%) SLA
2 4 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 197 (37.17%) Active Directory
2 121 (22.83%) Hyper-V
3 76 (14.34%) VMware ESX
4 74 (13.96%) XenApp
5 67 (12.64%) vSphere
6 52 (9.81%) XenDesktop
7 28 (5.28%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (4.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 20 (3.77%) XenServer
10 17 (3.21%) Terminal Services
11 16 (3.02%) vCloud
12 14 (2.64%) ISA Server
13 8 (1.51%) Samba
14 7 (1.32%) Firmware
14 7 (1.32%) NFS
15 6 (1.13%) KVM
15 6 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
16 5 (0.94%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.94%) Xen
16 5 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (7.36%) SCCM
2 32 (6.04%) Backup Exec
3 27 (5.09%) SCOM
4 24 (4.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 21 (3.96%) NetBackup
6 18 (3.40%) WSUS
7 13 (2.45%) Puppet
8 10 (1.89%) HP SIM
8 10 (1.89%) OpenView
8 10 (1.89%) Nagios
8 10 (1.89%) ARCserve
9 8 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.13%) Hyperic
10 6 (1.13%) Tivoli
10 6 (1.13%) MOM
10 6 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.94%) Netcool
12 4 (0.75%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 530 (100.00%) VMware
2 276 (52.08%) Microsoft
3 184 (34.72%) Citrix
4 135 (25.47%) Cisco
5 98 (18.49%) HP
6 67 (12.64%) EMC
7 60 (11.32%) Dell
8 53 (10.00%) Oracle
8 53 (10.00%) Symantec
9 49 (9.25%) IBM
10 43 (8.11%) NetApp
11 42 (7.92%) Red Hat
12 35 (6.60%) Juniper
13 33 (6.23%) AppSense
14 28 (5.28%) CheckPoint
15 20 (3.77%) Google
16 15 (2.83%) Veeam
16 15 (2.83%) F5
16 15 (2.83%) SAP
17 14 (2.64%) DataCore
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago