Period
to 22 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 38 70
Rank change year-on-year -18 +32 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 87 175 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.85% 7.73% 3.93%
As % of the System Software category 40.65% 57.76% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 134 67
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% +1.39%
10th Percentile £21,500 £28,700 £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 214 303 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 14.40% 13.38% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 171 239 185
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £28,000 £23,100
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +4.35%

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 22 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 22 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 -3 36 £42,500 - 5
Cheltenham +8 26 £36,375 -1.69%
Stroud - 15 £23,000 - 1
Cinderford - 1 £26,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 87 (100.00%) VMware
2 75 (86.21%) Windows
3 74 (85.06%) Windows Server
4 50 (57.47%) Microsoft
5 45 (51.72%) Active Directory
6 41 (47.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (45.98%) Hyper-V
8 32 (36.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (35.63%) Office 365
10 28 (32.18%) Citrix
11 26 (29.89%) Firewall
12 25 (28.74%) MS Exchange
12 25 (28.74%) VMware ESXi
13 24 (27.59%) SAN
14 23 (26.44%) Windows 7
14 23 (26.44%) Security Cleared
14 23 (26.44%) Windows 8
14 23 (26.44%) Exchange Server 2013
15 22 (25.29%) Windows 10
15 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (22.99%) Microsoft Office
17 19 (21.84%) Linux
17 19 (21.84%) Cisco
18 18 (20.69%) Advertising
18 18 (20.69%) Apple
19 17 (19.54%) DHCP
20 16 (18.39%) DNS
20 16 (18.39%) DV Cleared
20 16 (18.39%) vSphere
21 15 (17.24%) 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 (28.74%) MS Exchange
2 23 (26.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.75%) IIS
5 4 (4.60%) Apache
5 4 (4.60%) Confluence
5 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.15%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (35.63%) Office 365
2 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.60%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (4.60%) SoftLayer
5 2 (2.30%) SaaS
6 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) Firewall
2 24 (27.59%) SAN
3 17 (19.54%) DHCP
4 16 (18.39%) DNS
5 15 (17.24%) NAS
6 12 (13.79%) VLAN
7 10 (11.49%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (9.20%) VPN
9 7 (8.05%) LAN
9 7 (8.05%) WAN
10 6 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (6.90%) Wireless
11 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.60%) Network Security
13 3 (3.45%) SSL
13 3 (3.45%) VoIP
14 2 (2.30%) Internet
14 2 (2.30%) VSAN
15 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
15 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) Ant
4 1 (1.15%) Maven
4 1 (1.15%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (20.69%) Advertising
2 3 (3.45%) Legal
2 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (17.24%) Analyst
3 14 (16.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 14 (16.09%) Desktop Support
3 14 (16.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 14 (16.09%) Support Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Windows Support Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.05%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.60%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.60%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (10.34%) iPad
1 9 (10.34%) Replication
2 5 (5.75%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.60%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.30%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 75 (86.21%) Windows
2 74 (85.06%) Windows Server
3 41 (47.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (36.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (26.44%) Windows 7
5 23 (26.44%) Windows 8
6 22 (25.29%) Windows 10
7 19 (21.84%) Linux
8 14 (16.09%) Mac OS X
9 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (8.05%) Windows XP
11 5 (5.75%) CentOS
11 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.30%) Solaris
12 2 (2.30%) Unix
13 1 (1.15%) HPUX
13 1 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.94%) ITIL
2 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
2 10 (11.49%) SIEM
3 9 (10.34%) Data Protection
3 9 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (10.34%) ITIL V3
3 9 (10.34%) ITSM
3 9 (10.34%) Migration
3 9 (10.34%) Proactive Management
3 9 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 9 (10.34%) Service Management
3 9 (10.34%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (6.90%) DevOps
4 6 (6.90%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (4.60%) Information Security
5 4 (4.60%) Presales
5 4 (4.60%) Project Management
5 4 (4.60%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) C
2 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.15%) Perl
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (26.44%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (18.39%) DV Cleared
4 11 (12.64%) CCNA
4 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (12.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (10.34%) Degree
5 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.05%) MCSE
7 5 (5.75%) CCA
7 5 (5.75%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (4.60%) MCSA
9 3 (3.45%) MCP
10 1 (1.15%) CCNP
10 1 (1.15%) MCITP
10 1 (1.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 40 (45.98%) Hyper-V
3 25 (28.74%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (18.39%) vSphere
5 9 (10.34%) Firmware
5 9 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.60%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.30%) XenApp
8 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.15%) Docker
9 1 (1.15%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) vCenter Server
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 9 (10.34%) SCDPM
3 6 (6.90%) SCCM
4 5 (5.75%) WSUS
5 4 (4.60%) QRadar
6 3 (3.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (3.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (3.45%) SCOM
7 2 (2.30%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.30%) OpenView
7 2 (2.30%) Puppet
8 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.15%) Control-M
8 1 (1.15%) Nagios
8 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.15%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (57.47%) Microsoft
3 28 (32.18%) Citrix
4 19 (21.84%) Cisco
5 18 (20.69%) Apple
6 11 (12.64%) Dell
7 9 (10.34%) Veeam
8 7 (8.05%) HP
9 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.75%) Symantec
10 4 (4.60%) Adobe
10 4 (4.60%) AlienVault
10 4 (4.60%) Atlassian
10 4 (4.60%) AVG
10 4 (4.60%) LogRhythm
10 4 (4.60%) Meraki
10 4 (4.60%) Splunk
11 3 (3.45%) EqualLogic
11 3 (3.45%) Palo Alto
11 3 (3.45%) SonicWALL