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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 31 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware 439 270 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.88% 5.02% 5.62%
As % of the Vendors category 15.22% 11.88% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 396 252 280
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
2885 2272 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.22% 42.21% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2392 1927 2070
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 31 October 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 31 October 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
Wiltshire +13 124 £38,000 -1.29% 7
Bristol +8 100 £37,500 +5.63% 31
Gloucestershire +28 65 £35,500 +15.44% 16
Somerset +10 58 £28,750 -24.34% 12
Dorset +14 57 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Devon -8 34 £35,750 +5.92% 8
Cornwall - 1 £19,250 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 613 (74.12%) Windows
2 552 (66.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 365 (44.14%) Microsoft
4 321 (38.81%) Active Directory
5 263 (31.80%) MS Exchange
6 256 (30.96%) Linux
7 228 (27.57%) Citrix
8 220 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 219 (26.48%) SAN
10 218 (26.36%) SQL
11 217 (26.24%) MS Excel
12 212 (25.63%) Cisco
13 209 (25.27%) SQL Server
14 206 (24.91%) Firewall
15 202 (24.43%) ITIL
16 155 (18.74%) TCP/IP
17 147 (17.78%) DNS
18 144 (17.41%) Degree
19 138 (16.69%) Windows Server 2003
19 138 (16.69%) HP
20 126 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
21 123 (14.87%) Exchange Server 2010
22 121 (14.63%) Hyper-V
22 121 (14.63%) Security Cleared
23 120 (14.51%) DHCP
24 118 (14.27%) Windows Server 2012
25 111 (13.42%) LAN
26 108 (13.06%) WAN
26 108 (13.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 106 (12.82%) VMware ESX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 263 (31.80%) MS Exchange
2 123 (14.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 97 (11.73%) IIS
4 63 (7.62%) SharePoint
5 59 (7.13%) Apache
6 53 (6.41%) Lync
7 49 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 48 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 47 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 41 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 38 (4.59%) JBoss
12 37 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2000
13 33 (3.99%) WebLogic
14 24 (2.90%) WebSphere
15 23 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
16 17 (2.06%) Tomcat
17 9 (1.09%) IBM Notes
18 4 (0.48%) MQSeries
18 4 (0.48%) OpenStack
19 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 217 (26.24%) MS Excel
2 78 (9.43%) MS Office
3 9 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.73%) MS Project
5 5 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Revit
6 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) AWD
3 3 (0.36%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.45%) SaaS
2 11 (1.33%) Office 365
3 8 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.48%) IaaS
6 3 (0.36%) PaaS
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 219 (26.48%) SAN
2 206 (24.91%) Firewall
3 155 (18.74%) TCP/IP
4 147 (17.78%) DNS
5 120 (14.51%) DHCP
6 111 (13.42%) LAN
7 108 (13.06%) WAN
8 89 (10.76%) VPN
9 60 (7.26%) NAS
10 36 (4.35%) SSL
11 35 (4.23%) Network Security
12 31 (3.75%) VoIP
13 30 (3.63%) LDAP
13 30 (3.63%) VLAN
14 28 (3.39%) HTTP
15 26 (3.14%) Internet
16 25 (3.02%) IPsec
17 22 (2.66%) SMTP
18 21 (2.54%) Wireless
19 18 (2.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.89%) MySQL
3 39 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 37 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 21 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.73%) DTS
10 6 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.48%) Big Data
11 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.36%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.36%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (3.02%) Ant
2 24 (2.90%) Eclipse
3 23 (2.78%) JUnit
3 23 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.78%) Eclipse RCP
4 19 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 16 (1.93%) Maven
6 6 (0.73%) Bugzilla
7 4 (0.48%) Subversion
7 4 (0.48%) GDB
7 4 (0.48%) WinDbg
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.24%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.12%) Hudson
10 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.12%) JIRA
10 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 105 (12.70%) Finance
2 31 (3.75%) French Language
3 30 (3.63%) Banking
4 22 (2.66%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.30%) Back Office
6 16 (1.93%) Legal
7 11 (1.33%) Advertising
8 7 (0.85%) Spanish Language
8 7 (0.85%) Marketing
9 6 (0.73%) Retail
9 6 (0.73%) Law
10 5 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.48%) Electronics
11 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.48%) Military
12 3 (0.36%) Games
12 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.24%) Billing
13 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 146 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 114 (13.78%) Consultant
3 98 (11.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 89 (10.76%) Analyst
5 58 (7.01%) Architect
6 56 (6.77%) Support Analyst
7 54 (6.53%) Administrator
8 50 (6.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 49 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support
10 47 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
11 45 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
12 39 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 35 (4.23%) IT Support
13 35 (4.23%) Help Desk Support
14 34 (4.11%) Team Leader
15 33 (3.99%) Technical Support
15 33 (3.99%) Support Technician
16 29 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 27 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
18 25 (3.02%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.72%) J2EE
2 36 (4.35%) XML
3 31 (3.75%) HTML
4 23 (2.78%) JSP
4 23 (2.78%) Servlets
4 23 (2.78%) XSLT
4 23 (2.78%) JMS
4 23 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
4 23 (2.78%) Spring
4 23 (2.78%) GWT
4 23 (2.78%) OSGi
5 12 (1.45%) Web Services
6 10 (1.21%) .NET
7 9 (1.09%) CSS
8 8 (0.97%) LAMP
9 6 (0.73%) Ajax
10 5 (0.60%) Middleware
11 4 (0.48%) Application Packaging
12 3 (0.36%) Hibernate
13 2 (0.24%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.34%) Computer Science
2 56 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 45 (5.44%) Blackberry
5 38 (4.59%) Clustering
6 34 (4.11%) Mathematics
7 30 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (3.14%) N-Tier
9 24 (2.90%) Thin Client
9 24 (2.90%) Fat Client
10 23 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
10 23 (2.78%) SWIFT
11 20 (2.42%) Management Information System
12 17 (2.06%) Replication
13 16 (1.93%) FlexPod
14 9 (1.09%) EqualLogic
14 9 (1.09%) Open Source
15 5 (0.60%) User Experience
15 5 (0.60%) PMI
15 5 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 613 (74.12%) Windows
2 256 (30.96%) Linux
3 220 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 138 (16.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 118 (14.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 77 (9.31%) UNIX
7 61 (7.38%) Windows 7
8 54 (6.53%) Windows XP
9 50 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (4.35%) Windows 8
10 36 (4.35%) Windows Vista
11 35 (4.23%) CentOS
12 22 (2.66%) Solaris
13 16 (1.93%) Windows 2000
14 14 (1.69%) AIX
14 14 (1.69%) HPUX
15 12 (1.45%) Debian
16 11 (1.33%) SUSE
16 11 (1.33%) Mac OS X
17 10 (1.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (24.43%) ITIL
2 93 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 53 (6.41%) Project Management
4 50 (6.05%) Service Management
5 45 (5.44%) Configuration Management
6 41 (4.96%) Problem Management
7 39 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
9 33 (3.99%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (3.75%) Change Management
11 30 (3.63%) Software Engineering
12 28 (3.39%) Service Delivery
13 26 (3.14%) Migration
13 26 (3.14%) Performance Management
13 26 (3.14%) Network Monitoring
14 25 (3.02%) Time Management
14 25 (3.02%) Scrum
15 24 (2.90%) Unit Testing
15 24 (2.90%) Change Control
16 23 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 218 (26.36%) SQL
2 74 (8.95%) Java
3 72 (8.71%) Perl
4 67 (8.10%) PowerShell
5 35 (4.23%) Python
6 33 (3.99%) Bash Shell
7 26 (3.14%) VB
8 22 (2.66%) C
9 19 (2.30%) C++
10 18 (2.18%) C#
11 16 (1.93%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.81%) Ruby
13 13 (1.57%) VBScript
14 12 (1.45%) PHP
15 7 (0.85%) JavaScript
16 3 (0.36%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.36%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.24%) Korn
17 2 (0.24%) PHP5
17 2 (0.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 144 (17.41%) Degree
2 126 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 121 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 108 (13.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 98 (11.85%) MCSE
6 72 (8.71%) MCP
6 72 (8.71%) SC Cleared
7 59 (7.13%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (5.44%) MCITP
9 38 (4.59%) Citrix Certification
10 37 (4.47%) CCNA
11 34 (4.11%) MCSA
12 32 (3.87%) CCA
13 27 (3.26%) CCNP
13 27 (3.26%) DV Cleared
14 15 (1.81%) CCEE
14 15 (1.81%) VCP5
14 15 (1.81%) CCEA
15 11 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.93%) SLA
2 11 (1.33%) QA
3 6 (0.73%) COBIT
4 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 552 (66.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 321 (38.81%) Active Directory
3 121 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 106 (12.82%) VMware ESX
5 105 (12.70%) vSphere
6 68 (8.22%) XenApp
7 46 (5.56%) Terminal Services
8 41 (4.96%) XenDesktop
9 32 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
10 25 (3.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 21 (2.54%) vCloud
12 14 (1.69%) ISA Server
13 13 (1.57%) XenServer
14 12 (1.45%) Samba
15 11 (1.33%) NFS
16 10 (1.21%) Firmware
17 8 (0.97%) Xen
18 7 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
19 6 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
20 5 (0.60%) Squid
Systems Management
1 72 (8.71%) SCCM
2 46 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 39 (4.72%) NetBackup
4 32 (3.87%) Nagios
5 31 (3.75%) SCOM
6 29 (3.51%) WSUS
7 25 (3.02%) Norton AntiVirus
8 20 (2.42%) OpenView
9 14 (1.69%) OPNET
9 14 (1.69%) Puppet
10 11 (1.33%) ARCserve
11 10 (1.21%) Tivoli
11 10 (1.21%) SolarWinds Orion
11 10 (1.21%) CA Spectrum
12 9 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.97%) HP SIM
13 8 (0.97%) Vagrant
14 7 (0.85%) Netcool
15 5 (0.60%) logstash
Vendors
1 365 (44.14%) Microsoft
2 228 (27.57%) Citrix
3 212 (25.63%) Cisco
4 138 (16.69%) HP
5 75 (9.07%) NetApp
6 74 (8.95%) Symantec
7 73 (8.83%) IBM
8 71 (8.59%) EMC
9 66 (7.98%) Dell
10 65 (7.86%) Oracle
11 55 (6.65%) Juniper
12 51 (6.17%) Red Hat
13 45 (5.44%) CheckPoint
14 32 (3.87%) F5
15 23 (2.78%) Google
16 20 (2.42%) SolarWinds
17 18 (2.18%) Veeam
17 18 (2.18%) AppSense
17 18 (2.18%) DataCore
18 16 (1.93%) McAfee
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Remit Resources
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + 35 days hols
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits + Great Working Environment
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + good bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Centric Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago