The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 54 41
Rank change year-on-year -40 -13  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 176 254 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.31% 4.85% 6.13%
As % of the System Software category 30.40% 41.10% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 155 202 252
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 579 618 909
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 10.89% 11.80% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 490 517 679
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% -5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -36 53 £40,000 +34.45% 9
Wiltshire -2 42 £45,000 +41.60% 1
Gloucestershire -28 39 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Cornwall -20 17 £19,500 -15.21% 1
Somerset -12 11 £33,750 +3.84% 4
Devon +10 9 £35,000 +35.92%
Dorset -3 5 £55,000 +89.65% 8
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South West region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 301 (100.00%) VMware
2 198 (65.78%) Windows
3 143 (47.51%) Windows Server
4 135 (44.85%) Microsoft
5 114 (37.87%) Active Directory
6 98 (32.56%) Linux
7 91 (30.23%) Cisco
8 86 (28.57%) Firewall
9 79 (26.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (24.25%) Hyper-V
11 70 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 67 (22.26%) Security Cleared
13 66 (21.93%) ITIL
14 58 (19.27%) Office 365
15 53 (17.61%) SQL
16 50 (16.61%) VMware ESXi
17 47 (15.61%) SC Cleared
18 46 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
18 46 (15.28%) SAN
19 45 (14.95%) Citrix
20 44 (14.62%) HP
20 44 (14.62%) SQL Server
21 43 (14.29%) WAN
21 43 (14.29%) Finance
21 43 (14.29%) vSphere
22 41 (13.62%) LAN
23 40 (13.29%) DV Cleared
24 38 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
25 37 (12.29%) VPN
26 35 (11.63%) TCP/IP

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 30 (9.97%) MS Exchange
2 24 (7.97%) Apache
3 22 (7.31%) IIS
4 18 (5.98%) OpenStack
4 18 (5.98%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (2.99%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.66%) IBM Domino
7 5 (1.66%) JBoss
7 5 (1.66%) SAS
8 4 (1.33%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.00%) nginx
9 3 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 33 (10.96%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.32%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.66%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.33%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (19.27%) Office 365
2 46 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (9.97%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (5.65%) IaaS
4 17 (5.65%) PaaS
5 7 (2.33%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.00%) SaaS
8 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.33%) G Suite
9 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 86 (28.57%) Firewall
2 46 (15.28%) SAN
3 43 (14.29%) WAN
4 41 (13.62%) LAN
5 37 (12.29%) VPN
6 35 (11.63%) TCP/IP
7 29 (9.63%) DNS
8 28 (9.30%) DHCP
9 27 (8.97%) VoIP
10 24 (7.97%) Wireless
11 21 (6.98%) Network Security
11 21 (6.98%) PBX
12 17 (5.65%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (4.98%) iSCSI
13 15 (4.98%) Software-Defined Networking
14 14 (4.65%) NAS
14 14 (4.65%) Wireshark
15 11 (3.65%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (3.65%) EIGRP
16 10 (3.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.30%) MySQL
3 13 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.33%) DB2
6 4 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.66%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.66%) Redis
8 2 (0.66%) Riak
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (5.32%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.32%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (1.99%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.66%) Ant
5 5 (1.66%) Maven
5 5 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.66%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.33%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.33%) Bower
6 4 (1.33%) Grunt
6 4 (1.33%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.33%) RSpec
6 4 (1.33%) RubyGems
6 4 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.00%) JIRA
7 3 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 43 (14.29%) Finance
2 14 (4.65%) Advertising
3 13 (4.32%) Games
4 11 (3.65%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.99%) Retail
6 6 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.33%) Publishing
8 3 (1.00%) Marketing
9 2 (0.66%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (16.28%) Analyst
2 30 (9.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (9.97%) Support Engineer
3 28 (9.30%) Network Engineer
4 25 (8.31%) Systems Engineer
5 19 (6.31%) Architect
6 18 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (4.98%) Administrator
9 14 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (4.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 13 (4.32%) Service Analyst
10 13 (4.32%) Service Desk Analyst
10 13 (4.32%) VMware Engineer
11 12 (3.99%) Cisco Engineer
11 12 (3.99%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (3.99%) IT Support
12 11 (3.65%) Consultant
12 11 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.32%) .NET
2 10 (3.32%) XML
3 7 (2.33%) Web Services
3 7 (2.33%) XMPP
4 5 (1.66%) CGI
5 4 (1.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.33%) JSON
6 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.00%) LAMP
6 3 (1.00%) MAPI
6 3 (1.00%) Regular Expression
6 3 (1.00%) SOAP
7 2 (0.66%) J2EE
7 2 (0.66%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.33%) Google Maps API
8 1 (0.33%) jQuery
8 1 (0.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.30%) Data Centre
1 28 (9.30%) Driving Licence
2 16 (5.32%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.32%) iPad
4 10 (3.32%) Replication
5 8 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.33%) AS400
6 7 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.33%) Cybercrime
6 7 (2.33%) EPoS
7 6 (1.99%) Clustering
8 5 (1.66%) CCTV
8 5 (1.66%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.66%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.33%) CMDB
9 4 (1.33%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 198 (65.78%) Windows
2 143 (47.51%) Windows Server
3 98 (32.56%) Linux
4 79 (26.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (6.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (6.64%) Windows 7
7 20 (6.64%) Windows XP
8 17 (5.65%) CentOS
8 17 (5.65%) Unix
9 15 (4.98%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (3.65%) SUSE
11 10 (3.32%) Solaris
11 10 (3.32%) Windows 10
12 9 (2.99%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.33%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.99%) AIX
14 6 (1.99%) Debian
14 6 (1.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (21.93%) ITIL
2 30 (9.97%) Service Management
3 27 (8.97%) DevOps
4 24 (7.97%) Configuration Management
5 21 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (6.98%) IT Strategy
6 19 (6.31%) Security Patching
7 18 (5.98%) Service Delivery
7 18 (5.98%) Virtual Environments
8 17 (5.65%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (5.65%) Presales
9 16 (5.32%) Server Virtualisation
10 15 (4.98%) ITIL V3
10 15 (4.98%) Workflow
11 14 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (4.65%) Project Management
12 13 (4.32%) Mentoring
12 13 (4.32%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (4.32%) TOGAF
13 12 (3.99%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (17.61%) SQL
2 35 (11.63%) Python
3 22 (7.31%) Bash Shell
4 20 (6.64%) C
4 20 (6.64%) PowerShell
5 17 (5.65%) Perl
6 13 (4.32%) Java
7 10 (3.32%) C#
8 6 (1.99%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.66%) PHP
10 4 (1.33%) AWK
10 4 (1.33%) sed
11 3 (1.00%) C++
11 3 (1.00%) VB
12 2 (0.66%) C-shell
12 2 (0.66%) Korn
12 2 (0.66%) VBScript
13 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.33%) Ruby
13 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (22.26%) Security Cleared
2 47 (15.61%) SC Cleared
3 40 (13.29%) DV Cleared
4 38 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (10.96%) CCNP
6 29 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (6.31%) MCP
8 19 (6.31%) Network+ Certification
9 18 (5.98%) CCNA
9 18 (5.98%) Degree
10 15 (4.98%) MCSE
11 12 (3.99%) A+ Certification
12 8 (2.66%) MCITP
13 7 (2.33%) CCA
13 7 (2.33%) CISSP
13 7 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (2.33%) CNA
13 7 (2.33%) MCTS
13 7 (2.33%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.98%) SLA
2 13 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.66%) ISO 22301
5 3 (1.00%) GPG13
6 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 114 (37.87%) Active Directory
2 73 (24.25%) Hyper-V
3 50 (16.61%) VMware ESXi
4 43 (14.29%) vSphere
5 18 (5.98%) XenApp
6 17 (5.65%) Docker
7 14 (4.65%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.66%) NFS
8 8 (2.66%) Postfix
9 7 (2.33%) Dovecot
10 6 (1.99%) KVM
10 6 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.99%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (1.66%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (1.66%) VirtualBox
11 5 (1.66%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.33%) Xen
13 3 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.66%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.66%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (7.31%) Puppet
2 17 (5.65%) Backup Exec
2 17 (5.65%) SCCM
3 16 (5.32%) Nagios
4 14 (4.65%) WSUS
5 13 (4.32%) Ansible
6 12 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (3.65%) vCenter Server
8 10 (3.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (2.99%) Cisco LMS
9 9 (2.99%) Opsview
10 8 (2.66%) vMotion
11 6 (1.99%) Marathon
11 6 (1.99%) Mesos
11 6 (1.99%) SCOM
12 5 (1.66%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (1.66%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (1.66%) NetBackup
13 4 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 301 (100.00%) VMware
2 135 (44.85%) Microsoft
3 91 (30.23%) Cisco
4 45 (14.95%) Citrix
5 44 (14.62%) HP
6 28 (9.30%) Red Hat
7 23 (7.64%) NetApp
8 22 (7.31%) Dell
9 19 (6.31%) Oracle
9 19 (6.31%) Symantec
10 18 (5.98%) Juniper
10 18 (5.98%) SonicWALL
11 16 (5.32%) Veeam
12 14 (4.65%) Sophos
13 12 (3.99%) 3PAR
13 12 (3.99%) WatchGuard
14 11 (3.65%) CheckPoint
14 11 (3.65%) IBM
15 10 (3.32%) EMC
16 9 (2.99%) Nortel
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Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum + unbeatable benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
itecopeople
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + up to 37 days hol, 15% pension, Flex
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Itecco
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Bournemouth
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
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Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Poole
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