The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 30 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware 123 98 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.79% 6.11% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 16.38% 13.54% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 105 90 57
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
751 724 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.47% 45.14% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 579 632 515
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
South West

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VMware
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Bristol region.

VMware Salary Trend in Bristol

VMware
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Bristol

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 181 (75.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 172 (71.37%) Windows
3 105 (43.57%) SQL Server
4 96 (39.83%) Active Directory
5 93 (38.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 92 (38.17%) SQL
7 88 (36.51%) Linux
8 75 (31.12%) Microsoft
9 71 (29.46%) SAN
10 62 (25.73%) DNS
11 61 (25.31%) MS Exchange
12 60 (24.90%) Firewall
12 60 (24.90%) VMware ESX
13 58 (24.07%) Finance
13 58 (24.07%) UNIX
14 54 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
15 52 (21.58%) Oracle
16 51 (21.16%) XML
16 51 (21.16%) Degree
17 50 (20.75%) vSphere
18 49 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
19 44 (18.26%) Java
19 44 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 44 (18.26%) IBM
20 42 (17.43%) Relational Database
21 41 (17.01%) DHCP
22 40 (16.60%) Cisco
23 39 (16.18%) Computer Science
24 38 (15.77%) Security Cleared
24 38 (15.77%) Windows 7

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (25.31%) MS Exchange
2 36 (14.94%) WebLogic
2 36 (14.94%) WebSphere
2 36 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (14.11%) IIS
4 24 (9.96%) SharePoint
5 21 (8.71%) Apache ServiceMix
6 19 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2000
8 15 (6.22%) Lync
9 12 (4.98%) Tomcat
9 12 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (3.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (2.49%) Apache
13 3 (1.24%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (0.83%) Oracle 10gAS
14 2 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 38 (15.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.07%) SaaS
3 4 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.66%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (29.46%) SAN
2 62 (25.73%) DNS
3 60 (24.90%) Firewall
4 41 (17.01%) DHCP
5 35 (14.52%) TCP/IP
6 33 (13.69%) VPN
7 27 (11.20%) LAN
8 19 (7.88%) WAN
8 19 (7.88%) SMTP
9 17 (7.05%) HTTP
10 15 (6.22%) iSCSI
10 15 (6.22%) NAS
10 15 (6.22%) Fibre Channel
11 14 (5.81%) LDAP
12 11 (4.56%) IPsec
13 10 (4.15%) PPTP
14 9 (3.73%) Network Security
15 8 (3.32%) H.323
15 8 (3.32%) ISDN
15 8 (3.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (43.57%) SQL Server
2 42 (17.43%) Relational Database
3 38 (15.77%) MySQL
4 37 (15.35%) RDBMS
5 10 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.32%) Big Data
6 8 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.66%) Hazelcast
7 4 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.66%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.24%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.83%) MS Access
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (14.11%) Eclipse
1 34 (14.11%) Ant
1 34 (14.11%) JUnit
1 34 (14.11%) Eclipse RCP
2 15 (6.22%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.98%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.15%) Maven
5 2 (0.83%) JDeveloper
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.41%) JIRA
6 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.41%) Hudson
6 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.41%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 58 (24.07%) Finance
2 34 (14.11%) Banking
2 34 (14.11%) French Language
3 15 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.39%) Legal
5 11 (4.56%) Back Office
6 4 (1.66%) Law
7 3 (1.24%) Marketing
7 3 (1.24%) Retail
7 3 (1.24%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.83%) Electronics
8 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (18.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (18.26%) Administrator
3 37 (15.35%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (9.13%) Support Engineer
5 20 (8.30%) Analyst
6 19 (7.88%) Software Engineer
6 19 (7.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 18 (7.47%) Architect
8 16 (6.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 16 (6.64%) Windows Administrator
9 13 (5.39%) Team Leader
10 11 (4.56%) Java Team Leader
10 11 (4.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (4.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 10 (4.15%) IT Support
11 10 (4.15%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 9 (3.73%) Network Engineer
13 8 (3.32%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (21.16%) XML
2 34 (14.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 34 (14.11%) JSP
2 34 (14.11%) Servlets
2 34 (14.11%) JMS
2 34 (14.11%) XSLT
2 34 (14.11%) J2EE
2 34 (14.11%) Spring
2 34 (14.11%) GWT
3 21 (8.71%) HTML
3 21 (8.71%) OSGi
4 16 (6.64%) LAMP
5 9 (3.73%) .NET
6 6 (2.49%) Middleware
7 4 (1.66%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (1.66%) Web Services
8 3 (1.24%) CSS
9 2 (0.83%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.18%) Computer Science
2 34 (14.11%) Client/Server
2 34 (14.11%) N-Tier
2 34 (14.11%) Inversion of Control
2 34 (14.11%) SWIFT
2 34 (14.11%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (6.64%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.73%) Open Source
4 9 (3.73%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.90%) Clustering
6 5 (2.07%) Human Factors
7 4 (1.66%) Kindle
7 4 (1.66%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.24%) PMI
8 3 (1.24%) Replication
9 2 (0.83%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.83%) DTV
10 1 (0.41%) Wiki
10 1 (0.41%) Firmware
10 1 (0.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 172 (71.37%) Windows
2 93 (38.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (36.51%) Linux
4 58 (24.07%) UNIX
5 54 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (15.77%) Windows 7
7 25 (10.37%) Windows XP
8 18 (7.47%) Windows Vista
8 18 (7.47%) CentOS
9 17 (7.05%) Windows 8
10 16 (6.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (6.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (5.39%) Solaris
12 11 (4.56%) Mac OS X
12 11 (4.56%) AIX
13 10 (4.15%) Windows 2000
14 7 (2.90%) Debian
15 6 (2.49%) Ubuntu
16 3 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.83%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (14.52%) Software Engineering
3 34 (14.11%) UML
3 34 (14.11%) Unit Testing
4 27 (11.20%) ITIL
5 26 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (9.54%) Problem Management
7 22 (9.13%) Scrum
8 21 (8.71%) Identity Management
8 21 (8.71%) TDD
9 20 (8.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (7.47%) Configuration Management
11 16 (6.64%) OO
12 15 (6.22%) Service Management
12 15 (6.22%) Workflow
12 15 (6.22%) OOA/OOD
13 14 (5.81%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (4.15%) High Availability
15 9 (3.73%) DevOps
15 9 (3.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (38.17%) SQL
2 44 (18.26%) Java
3 19 (7.88%) Bash Shell
4 16 (6.64%) C
5 12 (4.98%) Python
6 9 (3.73%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.90%) Ruby
7 7 (2.90%) PHP
8 6 (2.49%) Perl
9 4 (1.66%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.66%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.66%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.66%) PHP5
9 4 (1.66%) Groovy
10 3 (1.24%) VB
10 3 (1.24%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.83%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (21.16%) Degree
2 44 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (15.77%) Security Cleared
4 35 (14.52%) MCSE
5 25 (10.37%) CCNA
5 25 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (9.13%) SC Cleared
7 18 (7.47%) MCSA
8 15 (6.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (4.15%) MCP
10 9 (3.73%) MCITP
11 8 (3.32%) CCNP
12 6 (2.49%) MCTS
13 5 (2.07%) CCA
13 5 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (1.66%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.24%) APMP
15 3 (1.24%) PMP
15 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
16 2 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.90%) SLA
2 4 (1.66%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.24%) COBIT
4 2 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 181 (75.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (39.83%) Active Directory
3 60 (24.90%) VMware ESX
4 50 (20.75%) vSphere
5 26 (10.79%) Hyper-V
6 17 (7.05%) Terminal Services
7 11 (4.56%) Samba
8 10 (4.15%) NFS
9 9 (3.73%) Xen
10 8 (3.32%) GPFS
11 7 (2.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (2.07%) XenApp
14 4 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
16 2 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
17 1 (0.41%) Postfix
17 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (8.71%) Backup Exec
2 20 (8.30%) Nagios
3 12 (4.98%) Puppet
4 11 (4.56%) NetBackup
5 10 (4.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (4.15%) ARCserve
6 9 (3.73%) SCCM
6 9 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (3.73%) logstash
7 8 (3.32%) Bcfg2
8 7 (2.90%) WSUS
8 7 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (2.49%) Vagrant
9 6 (2.49%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.66%) SCOM
11 3 (1.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.83%) OpenView
12 2 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 1 (0.41%) YUM
Vendors
1 75 (31.12%) Microsoft
2 52 (21.58%) Oracle
3 44 (18.26%) IBM
4 40 (16.60%) Cisco
5 34 (14.11%) Citrix
5 34 (14.11%) JBoss
5 34 (14.11%) Google
6 23 (9.54%) Red Hat
7 12 (4.98%) Juniper
8 11 (4.56%) HP
8 11 (4.56%) Symantec
9 8 (3.32%) EMC
9 8 (3.32%) SolarWinds
10 7 (2.90%) Veeam
10 7 (2.90%) WatchGuard
10 7 (2.90%) 3PAR
10 7 (2.90%) McAfee
11 6 (2.49%) SAP
12 5 (2.07%) Apple
13 4 (1.66%) Dell
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