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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 36 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 380 294 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.17% 5.82% 5.84%
As % of the Vendors category 14.30% 13.29% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 347 259 291
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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
2657 2212 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.12% 43.80% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2157 1834 2203
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +6 108 £36,500 - 9
Wiltshire 0 96 £35,000 -20.45% 12
Somerset +16 64 £27,000 -33.74% 7
Dorset -2 49 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Gloucestershire -2 40 £34,000 -2.85% 10
Devon -16 20 £42,500 +45.29% 6
Cornwall +1 1 £19,250 -39.84%
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 598 (74.19%) Windows
2 540 (67.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 341 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 311 (38.59%) Active Directory
5 251 (31.14%) MS Exchange
6 235 (29.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 234 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 232 (28.78%) Linux
9 229 (28.41%) SAN
10 211 (26.18%) Citrix
11 210 (26.05%) Firewall
12 206 (25.56%) MS Excel
13 205 (25.43%) Cisco
14 198 (24.57%) SQL
15 167 (20.72%) ITIL
16 138 (17.12%) DNS
17 134 (16.63%) TCP/IP
17 134 (16.63%) Exchange Server 2010
18 132 (16.38%) Windows Server 2003
19 131 (16.25%) HP
20 126 (15.63%) Degree
21 118 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification
22 116 (14.39%) DHCP
23 112 (13.90%) Security Cleared
24 111 (13.77%) IIS
25 110 (13.65%) VMware ESX
26 109 (13.52%) Windows Server 2012
27 107 (13.28%) LAN
28 105 (13.03%) WAN
29 103 (12.78%) Hyper-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 251 (31.14%) MS Exchange
2 134 (16.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 111 (13.77%) IIS
4 59 (7.32%) Apache
4 59 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 49 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 47 (5.83%) WebLogic
6 47 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 41 (5.09%) Lync
9 33 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2000
10 31 (3.85%) WebSphere
11 29 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 25 (3.10%) Apache ServiceMix
13 15 (1.86%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.99%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.50%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 206 (25.56%) MS Excel
2 75 (9.31%) MS Office
3 10 (1.24%) MS Project
4 5 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.50%) AWD
3 3 (0.37%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.25%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.49%) Office 365
2 11 (1.36%) SaaS
2 11 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.37%) IaaS
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 229 (28.41%) SAN
2 210 (26.05%) Firewall
3 138 (17.12%) DNS
4 134 (16.63%) TCP/IP
5 116 (14.39%) DHCP
6 107 (13.28%) LAN
7 105 (13.03%) WAN
8 86 (10.67%) VPN
9 56 (6.95%) NAS
10 35 (4.34%) VLAN
11 33 (4.09%) VoIP
12 27 (3.35%) SMTP
12 27 (3.35%) LDAP
13 26 (3.23%) SSL
14 25 (3.10%) Network Security
15 24 (2.98%) Internet
15 24 (2.98%) IPsec
15 24 (2.98%) HTTP
16 18 (2.23%) iSCSI
17 15 (1.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 67 (8.31%) MySQL
3 47 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 36 (4.47%) RDBMS
5 33 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.99%) Big Data
10 6 (0.74%) DTS
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.50%) DB2
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (4.09%) Ant
2 32 (3.97%) Eclipse
3 31 (3.85%) JUnit
3 31 (3.85%) Eclipse RCP
4 21 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 17 (2.11%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.74%) Maven
7 6 (0.74%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.25%) Subversion
9 2 (0.25%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.25%) Hudson
9 2 (0.25%) GDB
10 1 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.12%) MSI
10 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.12%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.12%) JIRA
General
1 92 (11.41%) Finance
2 38 (4.71%) Banking
3 33 (4.09%) French Language
4 26 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.36%) Back Office
6 15 (1.86%) Legal
7 9 (1.12%) Marketing
8 6 (0.74%) Advertising
9 5 (0.62%) Electronics
9 5 (0.62%) Law
10 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.50%) Retail
11 3 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.37%) Military
11 3 (0.37%) Games
12 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.25%) Automotive
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 116 (14.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 93 (11.54%) Consultant
4 85 (10.55%) Analyst
5 58 (7.20%) Administrator
6 55 (6.82%) Architect
7 52 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 50 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 44 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support
10 43 (5.33%) IT Support
11 37 (4.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 37 (4.59%) Team Leader
11 37 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
12 35 (4.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 34 (4.22%) Support Technician
14 33 (4.09%) Help Desk Support
15 29 (3.60%) Technical Support
15 29 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
16 27 (3.35%) Technical Engineer
17 24 (2.98%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (6.82%) XML
2 48 (5.96%) J2EE
3 41 (5.09%) HTML
4 32 (3.97%) JSP
5 31 (3.85%) Servlets
5 31 (3.85%) XSLT
5 31 (3.85%) JMS
5 31 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
5 31 (3.85%) GWT
5 31 (3.85%) Spring
6 25 (3.10%) OSGi
7 16 (1.99%) LAMP
8 12 (1.49%) Web Services
9 11 (1.36%) .NET
10 8 (0.99%) CSS
11 6 (0.74%) Ajax
11 6 (0.74%) Application Packaging
12 5 (0.62%) Middleware
13 2 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (0.25%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.44%) Computer Science
2 54 (6.70%) Client/Server
3 42 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.59%) Blackberry
5 33 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (3.97%) N-Tier
7 31 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 31 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
7 31 (3.85%) SWIFT
8 30 (3.72%) Clustering
9 26 (3.23%) Thin Client
9 26 (3.23%) Fat Client
10 19 (2.36%) Management Information System
10 19 (2.36%) Replication
11 14 (1.74%) Firmware
11 14 (1.74%) Open Source
12 11 (1.36%) FlexPod
13 10 (1.24%) Digital Media
14 8 (0.99%) EqualLogic
15 6 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 598 (74.19%) Windows
2 235 (29.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 232 (28.78%) Linux
4 132 (16.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 109 (13.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 86 (10.67%) UNIX
7 78 (9.68%) Windows 7
8 63 (7.82%) Windows XP
9 42 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (5.09%) Windows Vista
11 40 (4.96%) CentOS
12 39 (4.84%) Windows 8
13 34 (4.22%) Solaris
14 18 (2.23%) Mac OS X
15 17 (2.11%) AIX
15 17 (2.11%) HPUX
16 16 (1.99%) Windows 2000
17 13 (1.61%) Debian
18 7 (0.87%) SUSE
18 7 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (20.72%) ITIL
2 77 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 54 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (5.96%) Service Management
5 41 (5.09%) Project Management
6 39 (4.84%) Configuration Management
7 38 (4.71%) Problem Management
8 37 (4.59%) Software Engineering
8 37 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
9 35 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (4.22%) Service Delivery
11 31 (3.85%) UML
11 31 (3.85%) Unit Testing
12 29 (3.60%) Network Monitoring
13 28 (3.47%) Migration
14 27 (3.35%) Scrum
15 26 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
16 25 (3.10%) TDD
17 24 (2.98%) Performance Tuning
18 23 (2.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (24.57%) SQL
2 83 (10.30%) Java
3 62 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 58 (7.20%) Perl
5 37 (4.59%) Python
6 33 (4.09%) C
7 32 (3.97%) Bash Shell
8 26 (3.23%) C++
9 23 (2.85%) VB
10 17 (2.11%) C#
11 16 (1.99%) Ruby
12 14 (1.74%) Shell Script
13 13 (1.61%) VBScript
14 10 (1.24%) PHP
15 7 (0.87%) JavaScript
16 4 (0.50%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.37%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.25%) PHP5
18 2 (0.25%) Groovy
19 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 126 (15.63%) Degree
2 118 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 112 (13.90%) Security Cleared
4 90 (11.17%) MCSE
5 82 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 60 (7.44%) SC Cleared
7 57 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
7 57 (7.07%) MCP
8 47 (5.83%) MCITP
9 39 (4.84%) CCNA
10 34 (4.22%) MCSA
11 30 (3.72%) CCNP
12 23 (2.85%) CCA
12 23 (2.85%) Citrix Certification
13 22 (2.73%) DV Cleared
14 9 (1.12%) CCIE
14 9 (1.12%) MCTS
15 8 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.74%) CEH
17 5 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.96%) SLA
2 13 (1.61%) QA
3 6 (0.74%) COBIT
4 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 540 (67.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 311 (38.59%) Active Directory
3 110 (13.65%) VMware ESX
4 103 (12.78%) Hyper-V
5 99 (12.28%) vSphere
6 52 (6.45%) XenApp
7 46 (5.71%) Terminal Services
8 28 (3.47%) XenDesktop
9 22 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
10 21 (2.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 20 (2.48%) Xen
12 18 (2.23%) NFS
13 16 (1.99%) Samba
14 14 (1.74%) vCloud
15 8 (0.99%) GPFS
16 7 (0.87%) XenServer
16 7 (0.87%) ISA Server
17 6 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
18 5 (0.62%) KVM
18 5 (0.62%) qmail
Systems Management
1 61 (7.57%) SCCM
2 52 (6.45%) Backup Exec
3 39 (4.84%) Nagios
4 38 (4.71%) NetBackup
5 29 (3.60%) WSUS
6 20 (2.48%) SCOM
7 17 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (1.99%) OPNET
8 16 (1.99%) OpenView
9 12 (1.49%) ARCserve
9 12 (1.49%) Puppet
10 11 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
10 11 (1.36%) CA Spectrum
10 11 (1.36%) Tivoli
11 9 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (1.12%) logstash
12 8 (0.99%) Vagrant
12 8 (0.99%) Bcfg2
13 7 (0.87%) Netcool
Vendors
1 341 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 211 (26.18%) Citrix
3 205 (25.43%) Cisco
4 131 (16.25%) HP
5 81 (10.05%) IBM
6 74 (9.18%) NetApp
7 70 (8.68%) Oracle
8 60 (7.44%) Symantec
9 59 (7.32%) Red Hat
10 58 (7.20%) Dell
11 51 (6.33%) JBoss
12 48 (5.96%) EMC
13 45 (5.58%) Juniper
14 31 (3.85%) Google
15 29 (3.60%) SolarWinds
16 25 (3.10%) F5
17 22 (2.73%) CheckPoint
18 20 (2.48%) DataCore
19 18 (2.23%) Veeam
20 17 (2.11%) Veritas
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £28,500 to £28,500 per annum + 31% Pension!!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + 35days hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Good Energy
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £700000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Gold Group
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, comission, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Krooter
Salary: Candidates seeking salaries from £15K to £30K will be considered
Posted: 5 days ago