Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 60 45
Rank change year-on-year -15 -15 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 39 43 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.80% 3.91% 5.77%
As % of the System Software category 18.22% 25.29% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 73
Southampton median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% +3.95% -10.59%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,200 £30,650
90th Percentile £45,450 £50,000 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -11.76%

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 Southampton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 214 170 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.36% 15.47% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 194 150 240
Southampton median annual salary £38,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% -9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,250 £19,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,125 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (79.49%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 19 (48.72%) Windows Server
4 18 (46.15%) Linux
5 14 (35.90%) SAN
5 14 (35.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (33.33%) Python
7 12 (30.77%) Apache
8 11 (28.21%) Perl
9 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
10 9 (23.08%) Java
10 9 (23.08%) Web Services
11 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
11 8 (20.51%) RHCE
11 8 (20.51%) Citrix
11 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
11 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
11 8 (20.51%) Data Management
11 8 (20.51%) Ruby
11 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
11 8 (20.51%) Task Automation
11 8 (20.51%) Puppet
11 8 (20.51%) RHCSA
12 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (17.95%) Office 365
13 6 (15.38%) Firewall
13 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (30.77%) Apache
2 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) SAN
2 6 (15.38%) Firewall
3 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.26%) FTP
5 3 (7.69%) DNS
5 3 (7.69%) Network Security
6 2 (5.13%) DHCP
6 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.56%) Skype
7 1 (2.56%) SMS
7 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.56%) VLAN
7 1 (2.56%) VoIP
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
7 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Administrator
1 9 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (17.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support
6 2 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.56%) NHS
1 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server
3 18 (46.15%) Linux
4 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
1 8 (20.51%) Data Management
1 8 (20.51%) Task Automation
2 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Storage Management
4 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.13%) Decision-Making
5 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.56%) 3D Visualisation
6 1 (2.56%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (2.56%) IT Strategy
6 1 (2.56%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Python
2 11 (28.21%) Perl
3 9 (23.08%) Java
4 8 (20.51%) Ruby
5 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) SQL
8 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (20.51%) RHCE
2 8 (20.51%) RHCSA
3 5 (12.82%) MCSE
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) CCA
4 3 (7.69%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCNP
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (2.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.82%) XenApp
4 4 (10.26%) Firmware
4 4 (10.26%) GPFS
4 4 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (10.26%) VMware Server
4 4 (10.26%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (10.26%) vSphere
5 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
2 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (5.13%) PowerCLI
3 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 2 (5.13%) vCenter Server
3 2 (5.13%) vMotion
4 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) Citrix
3 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Intel
6 1 (2.56%) Brocade
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Veeam