The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 43 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware 12 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.67% 3.33% 6.81%
As % of the Vendors category 11.43% 8.65% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 13
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £27,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
VMware
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 104 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.11% 38.52% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 86 77 58
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VMware
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VMware
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 38 (76.00%) Citrix
2 38 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (40.00%) MCSE
6 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 16 (32.00%) SAN
8 15 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 15 (30.00%) Firewall
8 15 (30.00%) Advertising
8 15 (30.00%) Hyper-V
9 14 (28.00%) Linux
9 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (22.00%) SCCM
11 11 (22.00%) ITIL
11 11 (22.00%) vSphere
12 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 9 (18.00%) Backup Exec
13 9 (18.00%) Symantec
13 9 (18.00%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (18.00%) XenApp
14 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (16.00%) Cisco
14 8 (16.00%) MCSA
14 8 (16.00%) SQL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 15 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.00%) Apache
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.00%) IIS
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.00%) Lync
7 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) SAN
2 15 (30.00%) Firewall
3 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.00%) DNS
4 7 (14.00%) DHCP
5 6 (12.00%) VPN
5 6 (12.00%) SMTP
6 5 (10.00%) Wireless
6 5 (10.00%) Network Security
7 4 (8.00%) LAN
8 3 (6.00%) VoIP
8 3 (6.00%) WAN
8 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
8 3 (6.00%) IPv4
9 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
9 2 (4.00%) VLAN
10 1 (2.00%) MPLS
10 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Hudson
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (30.00%) Advertising
2 3 (6.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) IT Support
5 5 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Server Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Server Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Server Support
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
1 1 (2.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) PDA
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (28.00%) Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.00%) Debian
8 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.00%) Line Management
4 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (6.00%) Service Management
5 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
5 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.00%) Business Development
5 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.00%) DevOps
5 2 (4.00%) People Management
6 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.00%) Network Management
6 1 (2.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) VBScript
3 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.00%) Perl
4 4 (8.00%) PHP
4 4 (8.00%) Python
4 4 (8.00%) Ruby
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (40.00%) MCSE
3 12 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (16.00%) MCITP
4 8 (16.00%) MCSA
5 6 (12.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.00%) CCNA
6 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.00%) CCA
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.00%) Degree
9 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (22.00%) vSphere
5 9 (18.00%) XenApp
6 5 (10.00%) XenDesktop
7 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
9 2 (4.00%) XenServer
10 1 (2.00%) Postfix
10 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) SCCM
2 9 (18.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (18.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (12.00%) WSUS
3 6 (12.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (10.00%) Zenoss
4 5 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 5 (10.00%) SCOM
5 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (4.00%) vMotion
5 2 (4.00%) Puppet
5 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Citrix
2 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Symantec
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) Sophos
6 6 (12.00%) NetApp
6 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.00%) Dell
8 3 (6.00%) HP
8 3 (6.00%) Veeam
9 2 (4.00%) Websense
10 1 (2.00%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.00%) Apple