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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 499 344 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.13% 5.94% 5.74%
As % of the Vendors category 18.37% 14.27% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 366 295 271
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,322 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
2717 2411 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.27% 41.65% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 2052 2107
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +6 142 £30,250 -32.77% 17
Bristol -1 123 £40,000 +3.89% 27
Dorset +11 78 £35,000 +8.52% 8
Wiltshire -2 60 £34,000 -13.37% 15
Devon +32 56 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Somerset +6 30 £35,000 -2.09% 7
Cornwall -10 6 £22,250 -30.46%
Avon - 1 £36,500 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 615 (70.61%) Windows
2 565 (64.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 406 (46.61%) Microsoft
4 355 (40.76%) Active Directory
5 319 (36.62%) Citrix
6 281 (32.26%) MS Exchange
7 254 (29.16%) Linux
8 251 (28.82%) Cisco
9 248 (28.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 236 (27.10%) Firewall
11 220 (25.26%) SAN
12 198 (22.73%) ITIL
13 192 (22.04%) TCP/IP
14 184 (21.13%) Hyper-V
15 182 (20.90%) MS Excel
16 172 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
17 160 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
18 159 (18.25%) DNS
19 154 (17.68%) Windows Server 2003
20 151 (17.34%) HP
21 146 (16.76%) vSphere
22 138 (15.84%) SQL
23 128 (14.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 128 (14.70%) Security Cleared
23 128 (14.70%) SCCM
24 123 (14.12%) SQL Server
25 117 (13.43%) DHCP
26 116 (13.32%) XenApp
27 115 (13.20%) LAN
28 114 (13.09%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 281 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 95 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (8.50%) Lync
4 67 (7.69%) IIS
5 55 (6.31%) SharePoint
6 53 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 46 (5.28%) Apache
8 45 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 43 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 31 (3.56%) Tomcat
11 17 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 15 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2000
13 14 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (1.49%) OpenStack
14 13 (1.49%) Node.js
14 13 (1.49%) JBoss
15 12 (1.38%) WebSphere
15 12 (1.38%) nginx
16 11 (1.26%) WebLogic
17 10 (1.15%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 182 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 87 (9.99%) MS Office
3 5 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.94%) Office 365
2 28 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.99%) SaaS
4 13 (1.49%) PaaS
5 9 (1.03%) IaaS
6 8 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.92%) Google App Engine
6 8 (0.92%) HP Helion
6 8 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.23%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 236 (27.10%) Firewall
2 220 (25.26%) SAN
3 192 (22.04%) TCP/IP
4 159 (18.25%) DNS
5 117 (13.43%) DHCP
6 115 (13.20%) LAN
7 114 (13.09%) WAN
8 96 (11.02%) VPN
9 52 (5.97%) Wireless
10 51 (5.86%) VLAN
10 51 (5.86%) SSL
11 46 (5.28%) NAS
12 43 (4.94%) MPLS
13 38 (4.36%) VoIP
14 31 (3.56%) LDAP
15 26 (2.99%) NetScaler
16 24 (2.76%) iSCSI
16 24 (2.76%) IPsec
17 23 (2.64%) WLAN
18 22 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 61 (7.00%) MySQL
3 34 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.53%) RDBMS
5 20 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (1.49%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.38%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.38%) Big Data
8 12 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.46%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.46%) Hazelcast
11 4 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 50 (5.74%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.87%) Maven
4 23 (2.64%) Hudson
5 20 (2.30%) Ant
6 15 (1.72%) Gradle
6 15 (1.72%) Artifactory
7 13 (1.49%) Subversion
8 11 (1.26%) Eclipse
9 10 (1.15%) ClearCase
9 10 (1.15%) JUnit
9 10 (1.15%) WinDbg
9 10 (1.15%) GDB
9 10 (1.15%) Eclipse RCP
9 10 (1.15%) JIRA
10 5 (0.57%) Selenium
11 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.23%) MSI
13 1 (0.11%) NetBeans
General
1 60 (6.89%) Finance
2 40 (4.59%) Advertising
3 33 (3.79%) Back Office
4 31 (3.56%) Military
5 25 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.64%) Games
7 22 (2.53%) Banking
8 13 (1.49%) French Language
9 12 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.15%) Law
11 9 (1.03%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.03%) Marketing
12 8 (0.92%) Retail
13 5 (0.57%) German Language
13 5 (0.57%) Legal
14 4 (0.46%) Electronics
15 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 158 (18.14%) Support Engineer
2 116 (13.32%) Consultant
3 111 (12.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 84 (9.64%) Analyst
5 82 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 78 (8.96%) Administrator
7 64 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
8 63 (7.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 60 (6.89%) Systems Engineer
10 58 (6.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 56 (6.43%) Architect
12 55 (6.31%) Support Analyst
13 46 (5.28%) IT Support
14 39 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
15 36 (4.13%) Software Engineer
16 32 (3.67%) Technical Consultant
17 29 (3.33%) Network Engineer
17 29 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
17 29 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
18 26 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.33%) J2EE
2 28 (3.21%) Middleware
3 22 (2.53%) Spring
4 20 (2.30%) HTML
5 19 (2.18%) Web Services
6 18 (2.07%) CSS
7 16 (1.84%) XML
8 15 (1.72%) .NET
8 15 (1.72%) LAMP
9 14 (1.61%) JSP
10 12 (1.38%) Hibernate
10 12 (1.38%) HTML5
10 12 (1.38%) CSS3
10 12 (1.38%) Apache Camel
11 10 (1.15%) OSGi
11 10 (1.15%) GWT
11 10 (1.15%) Servlets
11 10 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (1.15%) XSLT
11 10 (1.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.27%) Clustering
2 39 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 32 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.21%) Thin Client
5 28 (3.21%) Fat Client
6 20 (2.30%) Blackberry
7 17 (1.95%) Client/Server
7 17 (1.95%) EqualLogic
8 16 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.49%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.38%) PKI
10 12 (1.38%) Replication
11 10 (1.15%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (1.15%) SWIFT
12 9 (1.03%) Open Source
13 8 (0.92%) Wiki
13 8 (0.92%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 615 (70.61%) Windows
2 254 (29.16%) Linux
3 248 (28.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 172 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 154 (17.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 90 (10.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 64 (7.35%) Windows 7
8 53 (6.08%) UNIX
9 50 (5.74%) CentOS
10 40 (4.59%) Windows Vista
11 37 (4.25%) Windows XP
12 31 (3.56%) Windows 8
13 23 (2.64%) Solaris
14 14 (1.61%) Ubuntu
15 12 (1.38%) Windows 2000
15 12 (1.38%) HPUX
16 11 (1.26%) Debian
17 10 (1.15%) SUSE
17 10 (1.15%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (22.73%) ITIL
2 81 (9.30%) Configuration Management
3 79 (9.07%) Project Management
4 61 (7.00%) DevOps
5 55 (6.31%) Migration
6 51 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (5.74%) Information Security
8 43 (4.94%) Service Delivery
9 40 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (4.36%) Software Engineering
12 36 (4.13%) Scrum
13 35 (4.02%) Service Management
14 31 (3.56%) Mentoring
15 29 (3.33%) Time Management
16 28 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
17 26 (2.99%) Problem Management
17 26 (2.99%) Change Management
18 25 (2.87%) Technical Architecture
19 24 (2.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (15.84%) SQL
2 66 (7.58%) Java
3 65 (7.46%) Python
4 56 (6.43%) Perl
5 43 (4.94%) PowerShell
6 41 (4.71%) C
7 39 (4.48%) Bash Shell
8 33 (3.79%) Shell Script
9 29 (3.33%) Ruby
10 27 (3.10%) C++
11 23 (2.64%) JavaScript
12 17 (1.95%) PHP
13 13 (1.49%) Scala
13 13 (1.49%) Clojure
14 10 (1.15%) C#
15 7 (0.80%) VBScript
16 6 (0.69%) Jython
17 5 (0.57%) VB
18 4 (0.46%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 160 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 128 (14.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 128 (14.70%) Security Cleared
3 106 (12.17%) MCSE
4 75 (8.61%) Degree
5 73 (8.38%) SC Cleared
6 69 (7.92%) Citrix Certification
7 67 (7.69%) MCITP
8 62 (7.12%) Cisco Certification
8 62 (7.12%) CCA
9 59 (6.77%) DV Cleared
10 46 (5.28%) CCNA
11 38 (4.36%) MCP
12 27 (3.10%) MCSA
12 27 (3.10%) CCNP
13 25 (2.87%) CCEA
14 24 (2.76%) CCEE
15 15 (1.72%) VCP5
16 10 (1.15%) Sun Certification
17 9 (1.03%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.17%) SLA
2 7 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.46%) QA
4 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 565 (64.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 355 (40.76%) Active Directory
3 184 (21.13%) Hyper-V
4 146 (16.76%) vSphere
5 116 (13.32%) XenApp
6 69 (7.92%) XenDesktop
7 68 (7.81%) VMware ESX
8 55 (6.31%) VMware ESXi
9 28 (3.21%) vCloud
10 24 (2.76%) XenServer
11 23 (2.64%) Terminal Services
12 19 (2.18%) KVM
13 17 (1.95%) Xen
14 15 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 15 (1.72%) VirtualBox
15 12 (1.38%) Docker
16 10 (1.15%) Samba
16 10 (1.15%) Postfix
17 9 (1.03%) LXC
18 8 (0.92%) iptables
Systems Management
1 128 (14.70%) SCCM
2 60 (6.89%) Puppet
3 45 (5.17%) SCOM
4 39 (4.48%) NetBackup
5 36 (4.13%) Backup Exec
6 32 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (2.87%) Norton AntiVirus
8 22 (2.53%) Nagios
9 20 (2.30%) WSUS
10 18 (2.07%) HP SIM
11 15 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 14 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
13 12 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
13 12 (1.38%) SCVMM
14 11 (1.26%) Vagrant
15 10 (1.15%) Hyperic
16 9 (1.03%) ZABBIX
17 8 (0.92%) Tivoli
18 7 (0.80%) Salt
19 6 (0.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 406 (46.61%) Microsoft
2 319 (36.62%) Citrix
3 251 (28.82%) Cisco
4 151 (17.34%) HP
5 101 (11.60%) Oracle
6 87 (9.99%) Red Hat
7 79 (9.07%) Symantec
8 76 (8.73%) IBM
9 66 (7.58%) Dell
10 55 (6.31%) EMC
11 46 (5.28%) Juniper
12 44 (5.05%) NetApp
13 40 (4.59%) Google
14 36 (4.13%) Veeam
15 31 (3.56%) Avaya
16 28 (3.21%) AppSense
17 22 (2.53%) CheckPoint
18 17 (1.95%) SAP
18 17 (1.95%) 3PAR
19 15 (1.72%) McAfee
Bristol, Avon
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Market leading Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + relocation assistance
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: From £26,988 to £30,194 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago