The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 30 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 54 73 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.38% 8.15% 3.92%
As % of the System Software category 31.03% 40.56% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 54 71 33
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 180 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.54% 20.09% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 158 170 103
Average salary £31,750 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
VMware Infrastructure
Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Southampton region.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 79 (94.05%) Windows
3 61 (72.62%) Microsoft
4 51 (60.71%) Citrix
5 49 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (53.57%) Active Directory
7 43 (51.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (46.43%) MS Excel
9 37 (44.05%) MCSE
10 27 (32.14%) Firewall
11 26 (30.95%) TCP/IP
11 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (28.57%) Windows Vista
13 23 (27.38%) MCITP
13 23 (27.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 23 (27.38%) DNS
13 23 (27.38%) Linux
14 22 (26.19%) Thin Client
14 22 (26.19%) Fat Client
15 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (25.00%) CCA
15 21 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
16 20 (23.81%) Windows 7
17 18 (21.43%) Windows 8
17 18 (21.43%) MS Exchange
17 18 (21.43%) SQL
18 17 (20.24%) Clustering
19 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
20 15 (17.86%) Oracle
21 13 (15.48%) UNIX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 18 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 10 (11.90%) IIS
3 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.19%) Lync
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (46.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.14%) Firewall
2 26 (30.95%) TCP/IP
3 23 (27.38%) DNS
4 12 (14.29%) LAN
4 12 (14.29%) DHCP
5 11 (13.10%) Network Security
6 7 (8.33%) WAN
6 7 (8.33%) SAN
7 4 (4.76%) Internet
7 4 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.57%) LDAP
9 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.19%) VLAN
10 1 (1.19%) NAS
10 1 (1.19%) FCoE
10 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) MySQL
3 5 (5.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) French Language
2 2 (2.38%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (10.71%) Support Engineer
2 9 (10.71%) Support Specialist
2 9 (10.71%) Applications Support
2 9 (10.71%) Applications Specialist
2 9 (10.71%) IT Support
2 9 (10.71%) Applications Support Specialist
3 8 (9.52%) Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) IT Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Support Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.76%) Network Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (4.76%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) LAMP
2 4 (4.76%) WinForms
2 4 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Thin Client
1 22 (26.19%) Fat Client
2 17 (20.24%) Clustering
3 8 (9.52%) Kindle
4 2 (2.38%) Replication
4 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.38%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.19%) CMDB
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 79 (94.05%) Windows
2 49 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 23 (27.38%) Linux
6 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (23.81%) Windows 7
8 18 (21.43%) Windows 8
9 13 (15.48%) UNIX
10 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
10 6 (7.14%) Solaris
10 6 (7.14%) Mac OS
11 5 (5.95%) AIX
12 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 9 (10.71%) ITIL
2 9 (10.71%) Identity Management
2 9 (10.71%) Requirements Management
2 9 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 6 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 5 (5.95%) Web Development
5 4 (4.76%) Project Management
5 4 (4.76%) UML
5 4 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (4.76%) OO
5 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.38%) Migration
6 2 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.19%) Data Management
7 1 (1.19%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.19%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.19%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.19%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) C#
2 6 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
3 2 (2.38%) Python
3 2 (2.38%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) Perl
3 2 (2.38%) PHP
3 2 (2.38%) R
4 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (51.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (44.05%) MCSE
3 23 (27.38%) MCITP
3 23 (27.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (25.00%) CCA
4 21 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (10.71%) MCSA
6 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.38%) CCNA
8 2 (2.38%) Degree
9 1 (1.19%) VCP5
9 1 (1.19%) CCNP
9 1 (1.19%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.90%) XenApp
2 10 (11.90%) XenDesktop
3 6 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 6 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (5.95%) XenServer
5 4 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.57%) vSphere
7 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) SCCM
2 4 (4.76%) WSUS
3 3 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.19%) SCOM
5 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (72.62%) Microsoft
3 51 (60.71%) Citrix
4 15 (17.86%) Oracle
5 10 (11.90%) Apple
6 9 (10.71%) Cisco
7 6 (7.14%) HP
7 6 (7.14%) EMC
8 4 (4.76%) Serena
8 4 (4.76%) IBM
8 4 (4.76%) Wind River
9 3 (3.57%) Brocade
9 3 (3.57%) NetApp
9 3 (3.57%) Symantec
10 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.38%) Veritas
10 2 (2.38%) Pegasus
10 2 (2.38%) Dell
11 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.19%) Veeam
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday