Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 38 64
Rank change year-on-year -23 +26 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 88 174 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.91% 7.77% 4.03%
As % of the System Software category 41.31% 57.81% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 73 133 69
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% +1.39%
10th Percentile £21,500 £28,550 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% +11.43%

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 213 301 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 14.30% 13.44% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 171 237 188
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +13.97%
10th Percentile £22,750 £28,000 £23,175
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +5.88%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -7 36 £42,500 - 3
Cheltenham +9 26 £36,375 -1.69%
Stroud - 15 £23,000 - 1
Cinderford - 2 £26,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 76 (86.36%) Windows
3 75 (85.23%) Windows Server
4 51 (57.95%) Microsoft
5 45 (51.14%) Active Directory
6 43 (48.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (46.59%) Hyper-V
8 34 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (36.36%) Office 365
10 29 (32.95%) Citrix
11 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
11 25 (28.41%) Firewall
11 25 (28.41%) VMware ESXi
12 24 (27.27%) Security Cleared
12 24 (27.27%) SAN
13 23 (26.14%) Windows 7
13 23 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (26.14%) Windows 8
14 22 (25.00%) Windows 10
14 22 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (23.86%) Microsoft Office
16 19 (21.59%) Linux
16 19 (21.59%) Cisco
17 18 (20.45%) Advertising
17 18 (20.45%) Apple
17 18 (20.45%) DHCP
18 17 (19.32%) DV Cleared
19 16 (18.18%) vSphere
19 16 (18.18%) DNS
20 15 (17.05%) NAS

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 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
2 23 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (15.91%) 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%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.41%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.27%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 21 (23.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 32 (36.36%) Office 365
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (4.55%) SoftLayer
5 2 (2.27%) SaaS
6 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.41%) Firewall
2 24 (27.27%) SAN
3 18 (20.45%) DHCP
4 16 (18.18%) DNS
5 15 (17.05%) NAS
6 12 (13.64%) VLAN
7 10 (11.36%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (7.95%) LAN
8 7 (7.95%) VPN
8 7 (7.95%) WAN
9 6 (6.82%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.68%) Wireless
11 4 (4.55%) Network Security
12 3 (3.41%) SSL
12 3 (3.41%) VoIP
13 2 (2.27%) Skype
13 2 (2.27%) VSAN
14 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
14 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
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%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) JIRA
2 4 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.14%) Ant
4 1 (1.14%) Maven
4 1 (1.14%) Subversion
4 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (20.45%) Advertising
2 3 (3.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Legal
2 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Desktop Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Desktop Support
3 14 (15.91%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Support Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Windows Support Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.95%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.55%) Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Systems 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%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (3.41%) Cybercrime
5 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (86.36%) Windows
2 75 (85.23%) Windows Server
3 43 (48.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (26.14%) Windows 7
5 23 (26.14%) Windows 8
6 22 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 19 (21.59%) Linux
8 14 (15.91%) Mac OS X
9 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (7.95%) Windows XP
11 5 (5.68%) CentOS
11 5 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.27%) Solaris
12 2 (2.27%) Unix
13 1 (1.14%) HPUX
13 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.77%) ITIL
2 10 (11.36%) Service Delivery
2 10 (11.36%) SIEM
3 9 (10.23%) Data Protection
3 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (10.23%) ITIL V3
3 9 (10.23%) ITSM
3 9 (10.23%) Proactive Management
3 9 (10.23%) Problem Management
3 9 (10.23%) Service Management
3 9 (10.23%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (9.09%) Migration
5 6 (6.82%) DevOps
5 6 (6.82%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (5.68%) Project Management
7 4 (4.55%) Information Security
7 4 (4.55%) Presales
7 4 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (3.41%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) C
2 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.27%) SQL
4 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.14%) Perl
4 1 (1.14%) PHP
4 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (19.32%) DV Cleared
4 11 (12.50%) CCNA
4 11 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (10.23%) Degree
5 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.95%) MCSE
7 5 (5.68%) CCA
7 5 (5.68%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (4.55%) MCSA
9 3 (3.41%) MCP
10 1 (1.14%) CCNP
10 1 (1.14%) MCITP
10 1 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (51.14%) Active Directory
2 41 (46.59%) Hyper-V
3 25 (28.41%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (18.18%) vSphere
5 9 (10.23%) Firmware
5 9 (10.23%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.55%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (3.41%) XenApp
7 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.14%) Docker
8 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 6 (6.82%) SCCM
3 6 (6.82%) WSUS
4 4 (4.55%) QRadar
5 3 (3.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (3.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (3.41%) SCOM
6 2 (2.27%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.27%) OpenView
6 2 (2.27%) Puppet
7 1 (1.14%) Ansible
7 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.14%) Control-M
7 1 (1.14%) Nagios
7 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 51 (57.95%) Microsoft
3 29 (32.95%) Citrix
4 19 (21.59%) Cisco
5 18 (20.45%) Apple
6 11 (12.50%) Dell
7 9 (10.23%) Veeam
8 7 (7.95%) HP
9 6 (6.82%) Symantec
10 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.55%) Adobe
11 4 (4.55%) AlienVault
11 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
11 4 (4.55%) AVG
11 4 (4.55%) LogRhythm
11 4 (4.55%) Meraki
11 4 (4.55%) Splunk
12 3 (3.41%) Aruba
12 3 (3.41%) EqualLogic
12 3 (3.41%) Palo Alto