The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 22 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 516 393 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.90% 6.70% 5.09%
As % of the Vendors category 20.09% 15.89% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 386 341 235
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,200 £51,730
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
VMware
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2569 2473 2236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.29% 42.16% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2066 2055 1907
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VMware
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VMware Salary Trend in the South West

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in the South West

VMware
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +6 126 £32,500 -27.77% 14
Bristol -2 118 £40,000 +6.66% 31
Dorset +30 88 £35,000 +2.94% 13
Wiltshire -3 80 £34,500 -21.59% 17
Devon +24 64 £33,000 +10.00% 9
Somerset +7 34 £35,750 +19.16% 11
Cornwall -14 2 £18,000 -43.75%
Avon - 1 £36,500 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 602 (67.72%) Windows
2 570 (64.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 395 (44.43%) Microsoft
4 356 (40.04%) Active Directory
5 311 (34.98%) Citrix
6 274 (30.82%) MS Exchange
7 258 (29.02%) Linux
8 238 (26.77%) Cisco
8 238 (26.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 214 (24.07%) Firewall
10 202 (22.72%) SAN
11 188 (21.15%) Hyper-V
12 184 (20.70%) TCP/IP
12 184 (20.70%) ITIL
13 182 (20.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 170 (19.12%) MS Excel
15 158 (17.77%) DNS
16 155 (17.44%) Windows Server 2003
17 150 (16.87%) vSphere
18 148 (16.65%) Microsoft Certification
19 147 (16.54%) SCCM
20 136 (15.30%) SQL
21 133 (14.96%) HP
22 130 (14.62%) SQL Server
23 127 (14.29%) Security Cleared
24 120 (13.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 114 (12.82%) WAN
26 111 (12.49%) LAN
27 109 (12.26%) XenApp
28 105 (11.81%) DHCP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 274 (30.82%) MS Exchange
2 100 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (7.87%) IIS
4 59 (6.64%) Lync
5 54 (6.07%) SharePoint
6 53 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 51 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 48 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 48 (5.40%) Apache
9 30 (3.37%) Tomcat
10 18 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (1.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 16 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2000
13 15 (1.69%) JBoss
13 15 (1.69%) Node.js
13 15 (1.69%) OpenStack
14 14 (1.57%) WebSphere
14 14 (1.57%) WebLogic
15 13 (1.46%) Apache ServiceMix
16 12 (1.35%) nginx
Applications
1 170 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 85 (9.56%) MS Office
3 3 (0.34%) MS Project
4 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.17%) Office 365
2 40 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (3.49%) SaaS
4 18 (2.02%) PaaS
5 14 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (1.24%) IaaS
7 9 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.01%) Google App Engine
7 9 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.90%) HP Helion
9 4 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 214 (24.07%) Firewall
2 202 (22.72%) SAN
3 184 (20.70%) TCP/IP
4 158 (17.77%) DNS
5 114 (12.82%) WAN
6 111 (12.49%) LAN
7 105 (11.81%) DHCP
8 97 (10.91%) VPN
9 56 (6.30%) Wireless
10 48 (5.40%) VLAN
11 46 (5.17%) SSL
12 45 (5.06%) MPLS
13 36 (4.05%) VoIP
14 34 (3.82%) NAS
15 27 (3.04%) WLAN
16 25 (2.81%) LDAP
16 25 (2.81%) iSCSI
17 22 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
17 22 (2.47%) IPsec
18 20 (2.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.97%) MySQL
3 40 (4.50%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.15%) RDBMS
5 21 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 15 (1.69%) Big Data
8 12 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.67%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.45%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.45%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.11%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 77 (8.66%) Git (software)
2 64 (7.20%) Jenkins
3 40 (4.50%) Maven
4 27 (3.04%) Hudson
5 25 (2.81%) Gradle
6 24 (2.70%) Ant
7 19 (2.14%) Artifactory
8 14 (1.57%) Subversion
8 14 (1.57%) Eclipse
9 13 (1.46%) ClearCase
9 13 (1.46%) JUnit
9 13 (1.46%) WinDbg
9 13 (1.46%) GDB
9 13 (1.46%) Eclipse RCP
10 10 (1.12%) JIRA
11 8 (0.90%) Selenium
12 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.34%) MSI
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
15 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 55 (6.19%) Finance
2 41 (4.61%) Advertising
3 39 (4.39%) Military
4 36 (4.05%) Back Office
4 36 (4.05%) Games
5 23 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.47%) Banking
7 16 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.46%) French Language
9 11 (1.24%) Marketing
10 9 (1.01%) Law
11 7 (0.79%) Retail
12 5 (0.56%) German Language
13 4 (0.45%) Legal
13 4 (0.45%) Electronics
13 4 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 153 (17.21%) Support Engineer
2 124 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 98 (11.02%) Analyst
4 90 (10.12%) Consultant
5 89 (10.01%) Administrator
6 78 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
7 73 (8.21%) Systems Administrator
8 68 (7.65%) Systems Engineer
9 62 (6.97%) Support Analyst
10 57 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 53 (5.96%) IT Support
12 52 (5.85%) Architect
13 51 (5.74%) Software Engineer
14 44 (4.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 38 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
16 31 (3.49%) Linux Administrator
17 30 (3.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 30 (3.37%) Network Engineer
18 27 (3.04%) Technical Consultant
18 27 (3.04%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.49%) Middleware
1 31 (3.49%) J2EE
2 30 (3.37%) Web Services
3 28 (3.15%) Spring
4 21 (2.36%) CSS
5 20 (2.25%) HTML
6 19 (2.14%) XML
7 17 (1.91%) LAMP
8 15 (1.69%) JSP
8 15 (1.69%) Hibernate
8 15 (1.69%) HTML5
8 15 (1.69%) CSS3
8 15 (1.69%) Apache Camel
9 14 (1.57%) .NET
10 13 (1.46%) WebSphere MQ
10 13 (1.46%) Servlets
10 13 (1.46%) XSLT
10 13 (1.46%) JMS
10 13 (1.46%) GWT
10 13 (1.46%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.10%) Clustering
2 45 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 34 (3.82%) Management Information System
4 31 (3.49%) Thin Client
4 31 (3.49%) Fat Client
5 25 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 20 (2.25%) Blackberry
7 19 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.91%) EqualLogic
9 16 (1.80%) Visualisation
10 15 (1.69%) PKI
10 15 (1.69%) Replication
11 14 (1.57%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.46%) N-Tier
12 13 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
12 13 (1.46%) SWIFT
13 12 (1.35%) Open Source
14 8 (0.90%) PDA
14 8 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 602 (67.72%) Windows
2 258 (29.02%) Linux
3 238 (26.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 182 (20.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 155 (17.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 90 (10.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 68 (7.65%) Windows 7
8 58 (6.52%) UNIX
9 48 (5.40%) CentOS
10 40 (4.50%) Windows XP
10 40 (4.50%) Windows Vista
11 33 (3.71%) Windows 8
12 21 (2.36%) Solaris
13 16 (1.80%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.35%) Windows 2000
15 11 (1.24%) Debian
16 10 (1.12%) HPUX
17 9 (1.01%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.79%) SUSE
19 6 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (20.70%) ITIL
2 93 (10.46%) Configuration Management
3 78 (8.77%) DevOps
4 67 (7.54%) Project Management
5 66 (7.42%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (6.30%) Migration
7 55 (6.19%) Software Engineering
8 51 (5.74%) Information Security
9 48 (5.40%) Service Delivery
10 45 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (4.84%) Scrum
12 37 (4.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (3.71%) Service Management
13 33 (3.71%) Time Management
14 32 (3.60%) Change Management
15 29 (3.26%) Problem Management
15 29 (3.26%) Mentoring
16 26 (2.92%) Incident Management
17 25 (2.81%) E-Commerce
18 24 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 136 (15.30%) SQL
2 87 (9.79%) Python
3 77 (8.66%) Java
4 55 (6.19%) Perl
5 49 (5.51%) PowerShell
6 48 (5.40%) C
7 43 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 42 (4.72%) Ruby
9 39 (4.39%) C++
10 33 (3.71%) Shell Script
11 25 (2.81%) JavaScript
12 19 (2.14%) Scala
13 18 (2.02%) Clojure
14 17 (1.91%) PHP
15 14 (1.57%) VBScript
16 8 (0.90%) C#
17 6 (0.67%) Groovy
17 6 (0.67%) Jython
18 5 (0.56%) VB
18 5 (0.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 148 (16.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 127 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 120 (13.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 96 (10.80%) MCSE
5 84 (9.45%) Degree
6 68 (7.65%) MCITP
7 62 (6.97%) SC Cleared
8 60 (6.75%) DV Cleared
9 59 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
10 54 (6.07%) Citrix Certification
11 51 (5.74%) CCA
12 44 (4.95%) CCNA
13 36 (4.05%) MCP
14 30 (3.37%) MCSA
15 27 (3.04%) CCNP
16 14 (1.57%) CCEA
17 13 (1.46%) CCEE
18 8 (0.90%) PMI Certification
18 8 (0.90%) Sun Certification
18 8 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.06%) SLA
2 7 (0.79%) QA
2 7 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 570 (64.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 356 (40.04%) Active Directory
3 188 (21.15%) Hyper-V
4 150 (16.87%) vSphere
5 109 (12.26%) XenApp
6 57 (6.41%) VMware ESX
7 49 (5.51%) XenDesktop
8 39 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (2.70%) XenServer
10 23 (2.59%) Terminal Services
11 21 (2.36%) vCloud
11 21 (2.36%) KVM
12 18 (2.02%) Xen
13 17 (1.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 13 (1.46%) Docker
15 12 (1.35%) VirtualBox
16 11 (1.24%) Postfix
17 10 (1.12%) Samba
18 9 (1.01%) LXC
19 8 (0.90%) iptables
Systems Management
1 147 (16.54%) SCCM
2 67 (7.54%) Puppet
3 51 (5.74%) SCOM
4 41 (4.61%) NetBackup
4 41 (4.61%) Backup Exec
5 34 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (3.04%) Nagios
7 25 (2.81%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (1.80%) Vagrant
9 15 (1.69%) WSUS
10 13 (1.46%) Graphite
11 12 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
11 12 (1.35%) SCVMM
12 11 (1.24%) HP SIM
12 11 (1.24%) ZABBIX
12 11 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 10 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 8 (0.90%) Hyperic
14 8 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
15 7 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 395 (44.43%) Microsoft
2 311 (34.98%) Citrix
3 238 (26.77%) Cisco
4 133 (14.96%) HP
5 99 (11.14%) Oracle
6 84 (9.45%) IBM
7 82 (9.22%) Red Hat
8 79 (8.89%) Symantec
9 53 (5.96%) Dell
9 53 (5.96%) Google
10 46 (5.17%) NetApp
11 40 (4.50%) Veeam
12 38 (4.27%) Juniper
12 38 (4.27%) EMC
13 29 (3.26%) Avaya
14 18 (2.02%) 3PAR
15 14 (1.57%) AppSense
15 14 (1.57%) Websense
16 13 (1.46%) CheckPoint
17 12 (1.35%) SolarWinds
Bristol, Somerset
Gold
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chard, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent pension and holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + pension and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago