Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 47 88
Rank change year-on-year +5 +41 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 71 89 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.36% 5.77% 2.25%
As % of the System Software category 26.39% 32.36% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 76 23
Median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +22.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,450 £24,375 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £67,500 £45,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +14.29%

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 269 275 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.08% 17.83% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 195 220 133
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.82% +9.88% +16.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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 27 May 2020. 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
Cheltenham +8 31 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Gloucester +2 21 £42,500 -
Tewkesbury - 7 £37,500 -
Stroud - 2 £70,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (81.69%) Windows
3 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
4 35 (49.30%) Linux
5 34 (47.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
7 29 (40.85%) Windows Server
8 28 (39.44%) Office 365
9 27 (38.03%) PowerShell
10 25 (35.21%) Azure
11 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
12 20 (28.17%) DV Cleared
13 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (23.94%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (23.94%) Citrix
14 17 (23.94%) ITIL
14 17 (23.94%) Firewall
15 16 (22.54%) Service Management
15 16 (22.54%) Hyper-V
16 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (21.13%) DNS
16 15 (21.13%) Cisco
17 14 (19.72%) SCCM
18 13 (18.31%) Veeam
18 13 (18.31%) CCNA
18 13 (18.31%) LAN
18 13 (18.31%) WAN
19 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP

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 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.63%) Confluence
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (39.44%) Office 365
2 25 (35.21%) Azure
3 11 (15.49%) AWS
4 6 (8.45%) SaaS
5 2 (2.82%) Azure Stack
5 2 (2.82%) NuGet
5 2 (2.82%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.82%) PaaS
6 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) Firewall
2 15 (21.13%) DNS
3 13 (18.31%) LAN
3 13 (18.31%) WAN
4 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
5 10 (14.08%) SAN
6 9 (12.68%) DHCP
7 7 (9.86%) Wireless
8 6 (8.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (8.45%) VLAN
8 6 (8.45%) VPN
9 5 (7.04%) NetScaler
10 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (5.63%) Cisco Firepower
10 4 (5.63%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (5.63%) NAS
10 4 (5.63%) Network Security
10 4 (5.63%) WLAN
11 3 (4.23%) IPsec
11 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) Big Data
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.04%) JIRA
2 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) IDA Disassembler
4 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.82%) Chocolatey
4 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) TestRail
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (5.63%) Legal
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Consultant
3 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) IT Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) IT Support
6 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Azure Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (4.23%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.23%) Reinsurance
5 3 (4.23%) Replication
6 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.82%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (2.82%) Wiki
7 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (81.69%) Windows
2 35 (49.30%) Linux
3 29 (40.85%) Windows Server
4 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.08%) CentOS
5 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.68%) Windows 10
7 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (8.45%) Android
8 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
9 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
9 5 (7.04%) Unix
9 5 (7.04%) Windows 8
9 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (5.63%) Fedora
10 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (4.23%) HPUX
11 3 (4.23%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (4.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (23.94%) ITIL
4 16 (22.54%) Service Management
5 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.90%) DevOps
7 8 (11.27%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.27%) Presales
7 8 (11.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (9.86%) Problem Management
8 7 (9.86%) SDLC
8 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.45%) Change Management
9 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Automation
9 6 (8.45%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (7.04%) Scrum
10 5 (7.04%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.63%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) PowerShell
2 12 (16.90%) Python
3 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
4 10 (14.08%) C
4 10 (14.08%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) C#
6 4 (5.63%) C++
6 4 (5.63%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
2 20 (28.17%) DV Cleared
3 17 (23.94%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (18.31%) CCNA
6 12 (16.90%) MCSE
7 10 (14.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (8.45%) MCSA
8 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.63%) CCDP
9 4 (5.63%) CCIE
9 4 (5.63%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 4 (5.63%) CCNP
9 4 (5.63%) CISSP
9 4 (5.63%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (5.63%) GIAC
9 4 (5.63%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (5.63%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (5.63%) SANS
9 4 (5.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (22.54%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.90%) Docker
4 9 (12.68%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (12.68%) vSphere
5 7 (9.86%) VirtualBox
6 6 (8.45%) XenApp
6 6 (8.45%) XenDesktop
7 4 (5.63%) NFS
7 4 (5.63%) Samba
7 4 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (5.63%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (5.63%) Xen
8 3 (4.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (4.23%) Firmware
9 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) SCCM
2 12 (16.90%) Ansible
3 11 (15.49%) Puppet
4 8 (11.27%) Kubernetes
4 8 (11.27%) Nagios
4 8 (11.27%) vCenter Server
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (5.63%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (5.63%) OpenNMS
5 4 (5.63%) Terraform
5 4 (5.63%) ZABBIX
6 3 (4.23%) Backup Exec
6 3 (4.23%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.82%) logstash
7 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.82%) Packer
7 2 (2.82%) SCOM
7 2 (2.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.94%) Citrix
4 15 (21.13%) Cisco
5 13 (18.31%) Veeam
6 9 (12.68%) Dell
7 8 (11.27%) SolarWinds
8 7 (9.86%) Red Hat
9 6 (8.45%) EMC
9 6 (8.45%) NetApp
10 5 (7.04%) Meraki
11 4 (5.63%) Cloudera
11 4 (5.63%) Hortonworks
12 3 (4.23%) Centrify
12 3 (4.23%) HP
12 3 (4.23%) McAfee
12 3 (4.23%) Oracle
12 3 (4.23%) Veritas
13 2 (2.82%) Nimble Storage
13 2 (2.82%) Symantec