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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 36 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 370 314 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.97% 6.07% 5.80%
As % of the Vendors category 14.24% 13.56% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 316 272 273
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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
2598 2315 2510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.90% 44.73% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2062 1921 2157
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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
Bristol +2 109 £36,500 +1.38% 17
Wiltshire -4 73 £28,750 -36.11% 14
Somerset +10 62 £27,000 -22.85% 22
Dorset -9 54 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Gloucestershire -5 46 £35,000 - 8
Devon -8 18 £42,500 +44.06% 2
Cornwall -2 1 £19,250 -39.84% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 560 (73.68%) Windows
2 499 (65.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 307 (40.39%) Microsoft
4 290 (38.16%) Active Directory
5 232 (30.53%) SQL Server
6 229 (30.13%) Linux
6 229 (30.13%) MS Exchange
7 226 (29.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 225 (29.61%) SAN
9 197 (25.92%) Cisco
9 197 (25.92%) SQL
9 197 (25.92%) Firewall
10 195 (25.66%) Citrix
11 193 (25.39%) MS Excel
12 149 (19.61%) ITIL
13 132 (17.37%) TCP/IP
14 129 (16.97%) DNS
15 126 (16.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 126 (16.58%) Degree
16 123 (16.18%) HP
17 117 (15.39%) Exchange Server 2010
18 116 (15.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 113 (14.87%) LAN
20 111 (14.61%) DHCP
21 110 (14.47%) Security Cleared
22 106 (13.95%) WAN
23 105 (13.82%) IIS
24 104 (13.68%) vSphere
25 101 (13.29%) VMware ESX
26 95 (12.50%) UNIX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 229 (30.13%) MS Exchange
2 117 (15.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (13.82%) IIS
4 57 (7.50%) Apache
5 54 (7.11%) SharePoint
6 53 (6.97%) WebLogic
7 37 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 35 (4.61%) Lync
9 34 (4.47%) WebSphere
10 31 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
11 22 (2.89%) Apache ServiceMix
12 20 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2000
13 19 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (1.71%) Tomcat
15 11 (1.45%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
17 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 193 (25.39%) MS Excel
2 73 (9.61%) MS Office
3 11 (1.45%) MS Project
4 6 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.53%) AWD
2 3 (0.39%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.26%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.45%) SaaS
3 10 (1.32%) Office 365
4 8 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.26%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 225 (29.61%) SAN
2 197 (25.92%) Firewall
3 132 (17.37%) TCP/IP
4 129 (16.97%) DNS
5 113 (14.87%) LAN
6 111 (14.61%) DHCP
7 106 (13.95%) WAN
8 73 (9.61%) VPN
9 57 (7.50%) NAS
10 35 (4.61%) VoIP
11 34 (4.47%) VLAN
12 29 (3.82%) LDAP
13 28 (3.68%) SMTP
14 25 (3.29%) SSL
15 24 (3.16%) Network Security
16 23 (3.03%) HTTP
16 23 (3.03%) Internet
17 22 (2.89%) IPsec
18 19 (2.50%) iSCSI
19 15 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.21%) MySQL
3 51 (6.71%) Relational Database
4 38 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 28 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.05%) Big Data
10 6 (0.79%) DTS
11 5 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.66%) DB2
12 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.39%) Hazelcast
13 3 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 34 (4.47%) Eclipse
2 33 (4.34%) Ant
2 33 (4.34%) JUnit
2 33 (4.34%) Eclipse RCP
3 20 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 14 (1.84%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.45%) Maven
6 6 (0.79%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.26%) Subversion
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.26%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.26%) Hudson
7 2 (0.26%) GDB
8 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.13%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.13%) MSI
8 1 (0.13%) JIRA
General
1 90 (11.84%) Finance
2 41 (5.39%) Banking
3 33 (4.34%) French Language
4 27 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.63%) Back Office
6 13 (1.71%) Legal
7 12 (1.58%) Marketing
8 7 (0.92%) Retail
9 6 (0.79%) Law
9 6 (0.79%) Advertising
9 6 (0.79%) Electronics
10 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.66%) Military
11 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.26%) Billing
12 2 (0.26%) Games
12 2 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (14.61%) Support Engineer
2 110 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 84 (11.05%) Analyst
4 79 (10.39%) Consultant
5 57 (7.50%) Administrator
6 51 (6.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 51 (6.71%) Support Analyst
7 45 (5.92%) Architect
8 40 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 40 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
9 39 (5.13%) IT Support
10 35 (4.61%) Team Leader
11 32 (4.21%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 32 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
12 31 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 30 (3.95%) Technical Support
14 28 (3.68%) Support Technician
14 28 (3.68%) Help Desk Support
15 27 (3.55%) Technical Engineer
16 25 (3.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (7.37%) XML
2 53 (6.97%) J2EE
3 41 (5.39%) HTML
4 34 (4.47%) JSP
5 33 (4.34%) Servlets
5 33 (4.34%) XSLT
5 33 (4.34%) JMS
5 33 (4.34%) WebSphere MQ
5 33 (4.34%) Spring
5 33 (4.34%) GWT
6 22 (2.89%) OSGi
7 16 (2.11%) LAMP
8 12 (1.58%) Web Services
9 10 (1.32%) .NET
10 8 (1.05%) CSS
11 7 (0.92%) Application Packaging
12 6 (0.79%) Ajax
13 5 (0.66%) Middleware
14 3 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
15 2 (0.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 53 (6.97%) Client/Server
3 35 (4.61%) N-Tier
3 35 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (4.34%) SWIFT
4 33 (4.34%) Inversion of Control
5 30 (3.95%) Blackberry
6 27 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 22 (2.89%) Thin Client
7 22 (2.89%) Fat Client
8 19 (2.50%) Clustering
8 19 (2.50%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.11%) Replication
10 15 (1.97%) Firmware
11 13 (1.71%) Open Source
12 11 (1.45%) Digital Media
13 9 (1.18%) PKI
14 8 (1.05%) EqualLogic
15 7 (0.92%) Statistics
16 6 (0.79%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 560 (73.68%) Windows
2 229 (30.13%) Linux
3 226 (29.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 126 (16.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 95 (12.50%) UNIX
6 87 (11.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 78 (10.26%) Windows 7
8 68 (8.95%) Windows XP
9 42 (5.53%) CentOS
10 41 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (5.39%) Solaris
11 38 (5.00%) Windows Vista
12 35 (4.61%) Windows 8
13 22 (2.89%) HPUX
14 21 (2.76%) AIX
15 18 (2.37%) Mac OS X
16 14 (1.84%) Debian
16 14 (1.84%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.92%) SUSE
17 7 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (19.61%) ITIL
2 59 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 46 (6.05%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (5.92%) Service Management
5 40 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 39 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 39 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 39 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
7 37 (4.87%) Project Management
8 33 (4.34%) UML
8 33 (4.34%) Unit Testing
9 31 (4.08%) Problem Management
9 31 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (3.68%) Network Monitoring
11 27 (3.55%) Migration
12 26 (3.42%) Performance Monitoring
13 24 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
14 23 (3.03%) Scrum
15 22 (2.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 197 (25.92%) SQL
2 89 (11.71%) Java
3 59 (7.76%) Perl
4 51 (6.71%) PowerShell
5 38 (5.00%) Python
6 37 (4.87%) C
7 32 (4.21%) Bash Shell
7 32 (4.21%) C++
8 22 (2.89%) VB
9 20 (2.63%) C#
10 17 (2.24%) Shell Script
10 17 (2.24%) Ruby
11 12 (1.58%) PHP
12 9 (1.18%) VBScript
13 7 (0.92%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.53%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.39%) PHP5
15 3 (0.39%) Groovy
15 3 (0.39%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 126 (16.58%) Degree
2 116 (15.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 110 (14.47%) Security Cleared
4 88 (11.58%) MCSE
5 68 (8.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 59 (7.76%) SC Cleared
7 52 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (5.66%) MCP
8 43 (5.66%) MCITP
9 38 (5.00%) CCNA
10 36 (4.74%) MCSA
11 25 (3.29%) DV Cleared
11 25 (3.29%) CCNP
12 22 (2.89%) CCA
12 22 (2.89%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (1.32%) MCTS
13 10 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (1.18%) CCIE
14 9 (1.18%) CEH
15 8 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.47%) SLA
2 14 (1.84%) QA
3 6 (0.79%) COBIT
4 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 499 (65.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 290 (38.16%) Active Directory
3 104 (13.68%) vSphere
4 101 (13.29%) VMware ESX
5 87 (11.45%) Hyper-V
6 43 (5.66%) Terminal Services
7 39 (5.13%) XenApp
8 25 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (3.16%) XenDesktop
10 21 (2.76%) Xen
11 18 (2.37%) NFS
12 16 (2.11%) Samba
13 12 (1.58%) vCloud
14 9 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (1.05%) GPFS
16 7 (0.92%) ISA Server
17 6 (0.79%) KVM
17 6 (0.79%) RHEV
18 5 (0.66%) qmail
18 5 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (6.71%) SCCM
2 48 (6.32%) Backup Exec
3 39 (5.13%) Nagios
4 34 (4.47%) NetBackup
5 31 (4.08%) WSUS
6 17 (2.24%) OpenView
7 16 (2.11%) OPNET
8 14 (1.84%) SCOM
9 13 (1.71%) Puppet
9 13 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (1.45%) CA Spectrum
10 11 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
11 10 (1.32%) ARCserve
11 10 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (1.18%) logstash
12 9 (1.18%) Tivoli
13 8 (1.05%) Bcfg2
13 8 (1.05%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.79%) Netcool
Vendors
1 307 (40.39%) Microsoft
2 197 (25.92%) Cisco
3 195 (25.66%) Citrix
4 123 (16.18%) HP
5 76 (10.00%) IBM
6 73 (9.61%) Oracle
7 72 (9.47%) NetApp
8 57 (7.50%) Red Hat
9 56 (7.37%) JBoss
9 56 (7.37%) Symantec
10 53 (6.97%) Dell
11 41 (5.39%) Juniper
12 38 (5.00%) EMC
13 33 (4.34%) Google
14 30 (3.95%) SolarWinds
15 24 (3.16%) F5
16 21 (2.76%) Veritas
17 19 (2.50%) Brocade
18 18 (2.37%) Veeam
19 17 (2.24%) DataCore
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Pension + Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits + Great Working Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago