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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 590 425 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.94% 6.89% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 21.99% 16.39% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 436 360 262
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
2683 2593 2272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.18% 42.03% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2078 1952
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,676 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Bristol +2 169 £42,500 +10.38% 22
Gloucestershire +8 109 £34,000 -22.28% 8
Wiltshire 0 106 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Dorset +22 100 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Devon +22 63 £32,500 -0.76% 8
Somerset +3 34 £40,000 +48.14% 2
Cornwall -7 5 £29,000 -9.37%
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 656 (63.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 619 (60.04%) Windows
3 422 (40.93%) Microsoft
4 351 (34.04%) Active Directory
5 305 (29.58%) Linux
6 301 (29.19%) Citrix
7 299 (29.00%) MS Exchange
8 247 (23.96%) Cisco
9 238 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 225 (21.82%) Firewall
11 218 (21.14%) SAN
12 216 (20.95%) ITIL
13 213 (20.66%) Windows Server 2012
14 194 (18.82%) Hyper-V
15 186 (18.04%) TCP/IP
16 185 (17.94%) MS Excel
17 178 (17.26%) vSphere
18 162 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
19 155 (15.03%) SQL Server
20 150 (14.55%) Python
21 149 (14.45%) DNS
22 147 (14.26%) Microsoft Certification
23 145 (14.06%) SCCM
24 143 (13.87%) SQL
24 143 (13.87%) Oracle
25 141 (13.68%) HP
26 135 (13.09%) Security Cleared
27 132 (12.80%) Java
28 131 (12.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
29 123 (11.93%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 299 (29.00%) MS Exchange
2 122 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (6.79%) IIS
4 65 (6.30%) Apache
5 62 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 57 (5.53%) Lync
7 55 (5.33%) SharePoint
8 52 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 50 (4.85%) Tomcat
10 48 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 29 (2.81%) WebLogic
12 28 (2.72%) OpenStack
13 25 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
14 24 (2.33%) JBoss
15 20 (1.94%) WebSphere
15 20 (1.94%) Apache ServiceMix
16 19 (1.84%) Node.js
17 15 (1.45%) nginx
17 15 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
18 12 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 185 (17.94%) MS Excel
2 71 (6.89%) MS Office
3 3 (0.29%) MS Project
3 3 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.097%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 62 (6.01%) SaaS
2 60 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (4.36%) PaaS
4 44 (4.27%) Office 365
5 35 (3.39%) IaaS
6 23 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 22 (2.13%) Google App Engine
8 20 (1.94%) HP Helion
9 18 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (0.19%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.097%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 225 (21.82%) Firewall
2 218 (21.14%) SAN
3 186 (18.04%) TCP/IP
4 149 (14.45%) DNS
5 123 (11.93%) WAN
6 117 (11.35%) LAN
7 105 (10.18%) VPN
8 92 (8.92%) DHCP
9 63 (6.11%) Wireless
10 55 (5.33%) VLAN
11 47 (4.56%) MPLS
12 44 (4.27%) SSL
13 38 (3.69%) VoIP
14 34 (3.30%) NAS
15 30 (2.91%) IPsec
16 28 (2.72%) Internet
17 27 (2.62%) Cisco Nexus
18 25 (2.42%) Network Security
18 25 (2.42%) iSCSI
19 22 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 66 (6.40%) MySQL
3 49 (4.75%) Relational Database
4 38 (3.69%) RDBMS
5 24 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 19 (1.84%) MongoDB
8 18 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 18 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 18 (1.75%) Big Data
8 18 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.39%) MS Access
12 4 (0.39%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.19%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 120 (11.64%) Git (software)
2 94 (9.12%) Jenkins
3 74 (7.18%) Maven
4 48 (4.66%) Ant
5 47 (4.56%) Gradle
5 47 (4.56%) Hudson
6 40 (3.88%) Artifactory
7 21 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 20 (1.94%) JUnit
8 20 (1.94%) Eclipse RCP
9 16 (1.55%) ClearCase
10 15 (1.45%) GDB
10 15 (1.45%) Subversion
10 15 (1.45%) WinDbg
11 13 (1.26%) JIRA
12 9 (0.87%) Selenium
13 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
14 3 (0.29%) MSI
15 2 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (0.19%) IntelliJ
General
1 72 (6.98%) Finance
2 48 (4.66%) Games
3 44 (4.27%) Military
4 41 (3.98%) Advertising
4 41 (3.98%) Back Office
5 37 (3.59%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.42%) Banking
7 20 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.55%) Marketing
9 14 (1.36%) French Language
10 13 (1.26%) Law
11 12 (1.16%) Retail
12 10 (0.97%) Legal
13 7 (0.68%) Electronics
14 4 (0.39%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
16 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.097%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 153 (14.84%) Support Engineer
2 147 (14.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 130 (12.61%) Analyst
4 91 (8.83%) Administrator
5 90 (8.73%) Software Engineer
6 87 (8.44%) Consultant
7 85 (8.24%) Systems Engineer
8 76 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
9 73 (7.08%) Support Analyst
10 67 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 52 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 52 (5.04%) IT Support
12 50 (4.85%) Architect
13 45 (4.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 43 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
15 39 (3.78%) Principal Engineer
15 39 (3.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 39 (3.78%) 2nd Line Support
16 36 (3.49%) Principal Software Engineer
17 35 (3.39%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (6.69%) Web Services
2 50 (4.85%) Middleware
3 45 (4.36%) J2EE
4 40 (3.88%) Spring
5 29 (2.81%) XML
6 24 (2.33%) HTML
6 24 (2.33%) MCollective
7 23 (2.23%) CSS
8 22 (2.13%) HTML5
9 20 (1.94%) OSGi
9 20 (1.94%) GWT
9 20 (1.94%) JSP
9 20 (1.94%) Servlets
9 20 (1.94%) JMS
9 20 (1.94%) WebSphere MQ
9 20 (1.94%) XSLT
9 20 (1.94%) Apache Camel
10 19 (1.84%) CSS3
11 18 (1.75%) WebCenter
11 18 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 116 (11.25%) Data Centre
2 79 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 68 (6.60%) Clustering
4 40 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 33 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.52%) Fat Client
6 26 (2.52%) Thin Client
7 25 (2.42%) Client/Server
7 25 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (2.33%) EqualLogic
9 22 (2.13%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
10 20 (1.94%) SWIFT
10 20 (1.94%) N-Tier
11 19 (1.84%) Blackberry
11 19 (1.84%) Public Cloud
12 18 (1.75%) PKI
13 17 (1.65%) Replication
14 15 (1.45%) Mathematics
14 15 (1.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 619 (60.04%) Windows
2 305 (29.58%) Linux
3 238 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 213 (20.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 162 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 92 (8.92%) UNIX
7 90 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 64 (6.21%) Windows 7
9 50 (4.85%) Windows XP
10 47 (4.56%) CentOS
11 41 (3.98%) Windows 8
12 36 (3.49%) Windows Vista
13 20 (1.94%) Ubuntu
14 18 (1.75%) Solaris
15 16 (1.55%) Data ONTAP
16 12 (1.16%) Windows 2000
17 11 (1.07%) Debian
18 7 (0.68%) HPUX
18 7 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
19 5 (0.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (20.95%) ITIL
2 117 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (11.15%) Configuration Management
4 104 (10.09%) DevOps
5 99 (9.60%) Software Engineering
6 77 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (7.37%) Project Management
7 76 (7.37%) Service Delivery
8 68 (6.60%) SDLC
9 57 (5.53%) Migration
10 54 (5.24%) Mentoring
11 52 (5.04%) Scrum
12 45 (4.36%) Information Security
13 41 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 39 (3.78%) Time Management
14 39 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
15 38 (3.69%) Service Management
15 38 (3.69%) Problem Management
16 35 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 150 (14.55%) Python
2 143 (13.87%) SQL
3 132 (12.80%) Java
4 81 (7.86%) Perl
5 70 (6.79%) PowerShell
6 67 (6.50%) C
7 64 (6.21%) Ruby
8 63 (6.11%) C++
9 50 (4.85%) Bash Shell
10 38 (3.69%) JavaScript
11 36 (3.49%) Clojure
11 36 (3.49%) Scala
12 33 (3.20%) Shell Script
13 20 (1.94%) VBScript
14 18 (1.75%) Jython
14 18 (1.75%) PHP
15 9 (0.87%) Groovy
16 6 (0.58%) Korn
17 5 (0.48%) Bourne shell
17 5 (0.48%) C#
Qualifications
1 147 (14.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 135 (13.09%) Security Cleared
3 131 (12.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 121 (11.74%) Degree
5 103 (9.99%) MCSE
6 63 (6.11%) MCITP
7 56 (5.43%) Citrix Certification
8 55 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
8 55 (5.33%) DV Cleared
9 54 (5.24%) SC Cleared
10 50 (4.85%) CCA
11 45 (4.36%) MCSA
12 43 (4.17%) CCNA
13 39 (3.78%) MCP
14 24 (2.33%) CCNP
15 17 (1.65%) CCEA
15 17 (1.65%) CCEE
16 14 (1.36%) VCP5
17 13 (1.26%) NCDA
17 13 (1.26%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.33%) SLA
2 9 (0.87%) QA
3 7 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 656 (63.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 351 (34.04%) Active Directory
3 194 (18.82%) Hyper-V
4 178 (17.26%) vSphere
5 111 (10.77%) XenApp
6 58 (5.63%) VMware ESX
7 47 (4.56%) XenDesktop
8 41 (3.98%) KVM
9 36 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
10 35 (3.39%) Xen
11 31 (3.01%) Docker
12 25 (2.42%) LXC
13 24 (2.33%) XenServer
14 23 (2.23%) VirtualBox
15 20 (1.94%) Terminal Services
16 18 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 17 (1.65%) vCloud
18 15 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 13 (1.26%) Samba
20 12 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 145 (14.06%) SCCM
2 83 (8.05%) Puppet
3 60 (5.82%) SCOM
4 55 (5.33%) NetBackup
5 48 (4.66%) Backup Exec
5 48 (4.66%) Opscode Chef
6 32 (3.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 32 (3.10%) Vagrant
7 31 (3.01%) Nagios
8 22 (2.13%) WSUS
8 22 (2.13%) Graphite
9 18 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
10 13 (1.26%) ZABBIX
10 13 (1.26%) HP Data Protector
10 13 (1.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
11 12 (1.16%) HP SIM
11 12 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 11 (1.07%) SCVMM
13 8 (0.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 422 (40.93%) Microsoft
2 301 (29.19%) Citrix
3 247 (23.96%) Cisco
4 143 (13.87%) Oracle
5 141 (13.68%) HP
6 98 (9.51%) IBM
7 91 (8.83%) Google
8 86 (8.34%) Symantec
9 76 (7.37%) Red Hat
10 74 (7.18%) NetApp
11 52 (5.04%) Dell
12 46 (4.46%) EMC
13 44 (4.27%) Veeam
14 33 (3.20%) Juniper
15 26 (2.52%) Rackspace
16 25 (2.42%) Avaya
17 21 (2.04%) Sophos
18 18 (1.75%) AppSense
19 17 (1.65%) 3PAR
20 13 (1.26%) MobileIron
Devon
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £42000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £20,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago