Period
to 26 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 38 44
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 88 152 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.38% 7.14% 5.82%
As % of the System Software category 39.82% 56.09% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72 121 86
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +38.84% -28.82%
10th Percentile £21,500 £27,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £33,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year +18.52% -12.34% +10.00%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 221 271 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.50% 12.73% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 178 210 226
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,925 £23,450 £22,250
90th Percentile £54,125 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 26 September 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -1 39 £42,500 - 1
Cheltenham +6 31 £33,500 -21.18%
Stroud - 6 £23,000 - 1
Cinderford - 3 £26,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 70 (79.55%) Windows
2 70 (79.55%) Windows Server
3 49 (55.68%) Microsoft
4 42 (47.73%) Hyper-V
5 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
6 35 (39.77%) Citrix
7 34 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (30.68%) SAN
10 26 (29.55%) Security Cleared
11 25 (28.41%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (25.00%) Office 365
12 22 (25.00%) Advertising
13 20 (22.73%) Firewall
13 20 (22.73%) Linux
14 19 (21.59%) DHCP
14 19 (21.59%) Cisco
14 19 (21.59%) DV Cleared
14 19 (21.59%) NAS
15 16 (18.18%) DNS
16 15 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (17.05%) vSphere
17 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (14.77%) Dell
18 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Office
19 12 (13.64%) MS Exchange
19 12 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 12 (13.64%) VLAN
19 12 (13.64%) Amazon AWS

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.82%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.68%) IIS
5 4 (4.55%) Apache
5 4 (4.55%) Confluence
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.41%) IBM Notes
6 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.41%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.00%) Office 365
2 15 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.68%) IaaS
5 2 (2.27%) SaaS
6 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) SAN
2 20 (22.73%) Firewall
3 19 (21.59%) DHCP
3 19 (21.59%) NAS
4 16 (18.18%) DNS
5 12 (13.64%) VLAN
6 10 (11.36%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (7.95%) LAN
7 7 (7.95%) VPN
7 7 (7.95%) WAN
8 6 (6.82%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
10 4 (4.55%) Network Security
11 3 (3.41%) Skype
11 3 (3.41%) SSL
12 2 (2.27%) IP Telephony
12 2 (2.27%) VSAN
13 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
13 1 (1.14%) Internet
13 1 (1.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.14%) MySQL
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.68%) Ant
2 5 (5.68%) JIRA
2 5 (5.68%) Maven
2 5 (5.68%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 22 (25.00%) Advertising
2 4 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
3 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (13.64%) Analyst
3 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (10.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Consultant
5 7 (7.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (5.68%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.14%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (10.23%) iPad
1 9 (10.23%) Replication
2 5 (5.68%) Cybercrime
2 5 (5.68%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.41%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 70 (79.55%) Windows
1 70 (79.55%) Windows Server
2 34 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (22.73%) Linux
5 10 (11.36%) Windows 7
5 10 (11.36%) Windows 8
6 9 (10.23%) Windows 10
6 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.95%) Windows XP
8 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.68%) CentOS
9 5 (5.68%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.27%) Solaris
10 2 (2.27%) Unix
11 1 (1.14%) HPUX
11 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.36%) DevOps
1 10 (11.36%) Service Delivery
1 10 (11.36%) SIEM
2 9 (10.23%) Data Protection
2 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 9 (10.23%) ITIL
2 9 (10.23%) ITIL V3
2 9 (10.23%) ITSM
2 9 (10.23%) Problem Management
2 9 (10.23%) Service Management
2 9 (10.23%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
4 7 (7.95%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (6.82%) Project Management
6 5 (5.68%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (4.55%) Migration
7 4 (4.55%) Presales
8 3 (3.41%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.27%) C
2 2 (2.27%) Perl
2 2 (2.27%) Python
2 2 (2.27%) SQL
3 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (29.55%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.59%) DV Cleared
3 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (12.50%) CCNA
5 11 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
7 9 (10.23%) Degree
8 8 (9.09%) MCSE
9 5 (5.68%) CCA
9 5 (5.68%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (4.55%) MCSA
11 3 (3.41%) MCP
12 1 (1.14%) CCNP
12 1 (1.14%) MCITP
12 1 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (47.73%) Hyper-V
2 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
3 25 (28.41%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (17.05%) vSphere
5 9 (10.23%) Firmware
5 9 (10.23%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.55%) VMware Server
6 4 (4.55%) XenApp
6 4 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.27%) Docker
9 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.14%) Dovecot
9 1 (1.14%) Postfix
9 1 (1.14%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) vCenter Server
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 9 (10.23%) SCDPM
3 7 (7.95%) Puppet
3 7 (7.95%) WSUS
4 5 (5.68%) Ansible
4 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.68%) SCCM
5 4 (4.55%) QRadar
6 3 (3.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (3.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.41%) SCOM
7 2 (2.27%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.27%) OpenView
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.14%) Control-M
8 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.14%) Nagios
8 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (55.68%) Microsoft
3 35 (39.77%) Citrix
4 19 (21.59%) Cisco
5 13 (14.77%) Dell
6 11 (12.50%) HP
7 8 (9.09%) Veeam
8 7 (7.95%) 3PAR
8 7 (7.95%) Aruba
8 7 (7.95%) EqualLogic
8 7 (7.95%) SonicWALL
8 7 (7.95%) Symantec
9 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.68%) Apple
10 5 (5.68%) Rackspace
10 5 (5.68%) SaltStack
11 4 (4.55%) AlienVault
11 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
11 4 (4.55%) LogRhythm
11 4 (4.55%) Splunk