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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 32 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware 421 285 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.65% 4.80% 5.76%
As % of the Vendors category 14.73% 10.67% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 382 252 289
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
2858 2672 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.13% 45.04% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2417 2230 2173
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +30 116 £38,000 +1.33% 21
Gloucestershire +10 87 £47,500 +35.71% 9
Bristol -1 79 £37,500 -6.25% 31
Dorset +16 72 £36,250 +20.83% 6
Devon +4 46 £30,000 -23.07% 8
Somerset -4 19 £35,000 -16.16% 10
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 600 (74.26%) Windows
2 537 (66.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 383 (47.40%) Microsoft
4 330 (40.84%) Active Directory
5 269 (33.29%) MS Exchange
6 246 (30.45%) Citrix
7 242 (29.95%) Linux
8 224 (27.72%) SAN
9 223 (27.60%) Firewall
10 219 (27.10%) Cisco
11 213 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 211 (26.11%) MS Excel
13 208 (25.74%) ITIL
13 208 (25.74%) SQL
14 167 (20.67%) SQL Server
14 167 (20.67%) TCP/IP
15 150 (18.56%) Hyper-V
16 148 (18.32%) DNS
17 140 (17.33%) HP
18 139 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
19 135 (16.71%) DHCP
20 131 (16.21%) Windows Server 2003
21 123 (15.22%) Degree
21 123 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
22 122 (15.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 115 (14.23%) Security Cleared
24 114 (14.11%) Finance
25 112 (13.86%) LAN
26 105 (13.00%) MCSE
26 105 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 269 (33.29%) MS Exchange
2 105 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (9.28%) IIS
4 63 (7.80%) SharePoint
5 57 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 56 (6.93%) Lync
7 52 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 51 (6.31%) Apache
9 48 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 45 (5.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 29 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2000
11 29 (3.59%) JBoss
12 25 (3.09%) WebLogic
13 23 (2.85%) Tomcat
14 22 (2.72%) WebSphere
15 20 (2.48%) Apache ServiceMix
16 5 (0.62%) IBM Notes
17 4 (0.50%) MQSeries
17 4 (0.50%) nginx
17 4 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 211 (26.11%) MS Excel
2 82 (10.15%) MS Office
3 11 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.74%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.50%) AWD
3 3 (0.37%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.23%) Office 365
2 13 (1.61%) SaaS
3 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.37%) IaaS
5 2 (0.25%) PaaS
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 224 (27.72%) SAN
2 223 (27.60%) Firewall
3 167 (20.67%) TCP/IP
4 148 (18.32%) DNS
5 135 (16.71%) DHCP
6 112 (13.86%) LAN
7 103 (12.75%) WAN
8 91 (11.26%) VPN
9 64 (7.92%) NAS
10 48 (5.94%) SSL
11 37 (4.58%) VoIP
12 36 (4.46%) LDAP
13 34 (4.21%) VLAN
14 33 (4.08%) Network Security
15 32 (3.96%) NetScaler
15 32 (3.96%) Internet
16 31 (3.84%) HTTP
17 29 (3.59%) Wireless
18 23 (2.85%) IPsec
19 22 (2.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.69%) MySQL
3 39 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 24 (2.97%) RDBMS
6 21 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.74%) DTS
13 3 (0.37%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle OWB
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.25%) Hazelcast
14 2 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 28 (3.47%) Jenkins
2 27 (3.34%) Git (software)
3 22 (2.72%) Ant
4 20 (2.48%) JUnit
4 20 (2.48%) Eclipse
4 20 (2.48%) Eclipse RCP
5 18 (2.23%) Maven
6 6 (0.74%) Subversion
7 5 (0.62%) JIRA
7 5 (0.62%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.50%) WinDbg
8 4 (0.50%) Hudson
8 4 (0.50%) GDB
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.25%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 114 (14.11%) Finance
2 33 (4.08%) Banking
3 29 (3.59%) French Language
4 20 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.98%) Advertising
6 15 (1.86%) Back Office
7 14 (1.73%) Legal
8 11 (1.36%) Aerospace
9 8 (0.99%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.87%) Retail
11 6 (0.74%) Law
12 5 (0.62%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.62%) Marketing
13 4 (0.50%) Military
14 2 (0.25%) Billing
14 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.25%) Electronics
15 1 (0.12%) Publishing
15 1 (0.12%) Games
15 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 141 (17.45%) Support Engineer
2 125 (15.47%) Consultant
3 81 (10.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 71 (8.79%) Analyst
5 70 (8.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 58 (7.18%) Architect
7 55 (6.81%) Administrator
8 48 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
9 46 (5.69%) Support Analyst
10 43 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 43 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
11 39 (4.83%) Server Engineer
12 35 (4.33%) IT Support
13 34 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 33 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
15 31 (3.84%) Support Technician
15 31 (3.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 30 (3.71%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
17 28 (3.47%) Technical Support
17 28 (3.47%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.46%) J2EE
2 31 (3.84%) XML
3 24 (2.97%) JSP
4 20 (2.48%) Servlets
4 20 (2.48%) XSLT
4 20 (2.48%) JMS
4 20 (2.48%) Spring
4 20 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
4 20 (2.48%) GWT
4 20 (2.48%) OSGi
5 18 (2.23%) HTML
6 12 (1.49%) CSS
7 11 (1.36%) Web Services
8 9 (1.11%) .NET
9 6 (0.74%) LAMP
10 5 (0.62%) Ajax
11 4 (0.50%) Middleware
12 3 (0.37%) Application Packaging
12 3 (0.37%) COM
13 2 (0.25%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 54 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.94%) Clustering
4 46 (5.69%) Blackberry
5 36 (4.46%) Client/Server
6 27 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.97%) Fat Client
7 24 (2.97%) Thin Client
8 22 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.72%) N-Tier
9 21 (2.60%) Mathematics
10 20 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
10 20 (2.48%) SWIFT
11 19 (2.35%) Replication
12 17 (2.10%) FlexPod
13 9 (1.11%) PMI
14 7 (0.87%) Open Source
15 6 (0.74%) EqualLogic
16 4 (0.50%) Wiki
16 4 (0.50%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 600 (74.26%) Windows
2 242 (29.95%) Linux
3 213 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 131 (16.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 123 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 66 (8.17%) UNIX
7 54 (6.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (5.45%) Windows 7
9 31 (3.84%) CentOS
10 29 (3.59%) Windows XP
11 26 (3.22%) Windows Vista
12 24 (2.97%) Windows 8
13 15 (1.86%) Solaris
14 13 (1.61%) Debian
15 12 (1.49%) SUSE
15 12 (1.49%) Mac OS X
16 10 (1.24%) HPUX
17 9 (1.11%) Ubuntu
17 9 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
18 8 (0.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (25.74%) ITIL
2 85 (10.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 64 (7.92%) Project Management
4 48 (5.94%) Configuration Management
5 47 (5.82%) Problem Management
6 46 (5.69%) Service Management
7 32 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (3.84%) Service Delivery
8 31 (3.84%) Change Management
9 30 (3.71%) Migration
9 30 (3.71%) Information Security
9 30 (3.71%) Performance Management
10 28 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (3.34%) Cyber Security
12 26 (3.22%) Time Management
13 25 (3.09%) Change Control
13 25 (3.09%) PRINCE2
14 24 (2.97%) Software Engineering
14 24 (2.97%) Unit Testing
15 23 (2.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 208 (25.74%) SQL
2 67 (8.29%) PowerShell
3 64 (7.92%) Java
4 63 (7.80%) Perl
5 34 (4.21%) Bash Shell
6 30 (3.71%) Python
7 19 (2.35%) VB
7 19 (2.35%) C
8 18 (2.23%) Shell Script
9 17 (2.10%) C#
10 15 (1.86%) PHP
11 14 (1.73%) C++
11 14 (1.73%) VBScript
12 10 (1.24%) JavaScript
13 8 (0.99%) Ruby
14 3 (0.37%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.25%) Korn
15 2 (0.25%) PHP5
15 2 (0.25%) Groovy
16 1 (0.12%) Lua
Qualifications
1 139 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (15.22%) Degree
3 122 (15.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 115 (14.23%) Security Cleared
5 105 (13.00%) MCSE
6 83 (10.27%) SC Cleared
7 82 (10.15%) MCP
8 56 (6.93%) Citrix Certification
8 56 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
9 52 (6.44%) MCITP
10 48 (5.94%) CCA
11 37 (4.58%) CCNA
12 33 (4.08%) DV Cleared
13 30 (3.71%) CCEA
14 29 (3.59%) CCEE
15 27 (3.34%) MCSA
16 25 (3.09%) CCNP
17 22 (2.72%) VCP5
18 12 (1.49%) VCP4
18 12 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.93%) SLA
2 5 (0.62%) QA
3 3 (0.37%) COBIT
4 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 537 (66.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 330 (40.84%) Active Directory
3 150 (18.56%) Hyper-V
4 94 (11.63%) vSphere
5 89 (11.01%) XenApp
5 89 (11.01%) VMware ESX
6 57 (7.05%) XenDesktop
7 48 (5.94%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (3.47%) Terminal Services
9 26 (3.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 26 (3.22%) vCloud
10 19 (2.35%) XenServer
11 16 (1.98%) ISA Server
12 13 (1.61%) Samba
13 8 (0.99%) Firmware
13 8 (0.99%) NFS
14 7 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
15 6 (0.74%) KVM
15 6 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.62%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 83 (10.27%) SCCM
2 46 (5.69%) SCOM
3 38 (4.70%) NetBackup
4 37 (4.58%) Backup Exec
5 30 (3.71%) WSUS
6 25 (3.09%) Norton AntiVirus
6 25 (3.09%) Puppet
7 21 (2.60%) Nagios
8 18 (2.23%) HP SIM
9 12 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (1.36%) ARCserve
10 11 (1.36%) OpenView
11 10 (1.24%) Tivoli
11 10 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 9 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
13 8 (0.99%) Netcool
13 8 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (0.87%) Hyperic
15 6 (0.74%) Vagrant
16 5 (0.62%) MOM
Vendors
1 383 (47.40%) Microsoft
2 246 (30.45%) Citrix
3 219 (27.10%) Cisco
4 140 (17.33%) HP
5 76 (9.41%) EMC
6 73 (9.03%) Dell
6 73 (9.03%) Symantec
7 69 (8.54%) Oracle
8 68 (8.42%) IBM
9 61 (7.55%) NetApp
10 55 (6.81%) Red Hat
11 54 (6.68%) CheckPoint
12 52 (6.44%) Juniper
13 34 (4.21%) AppSense
14 20 (2.48%) Google
15 19 (2.35%) Veeam
16 18 (2.23%) F5
17 16 (1.98%) McAfee
18 15 (1.86%) SAP
18 15 (1.86%) DataCore
Swindon, Wiltshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + training, holiday, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Apache Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Burges Salmon LLP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago