The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 34 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 385 300 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.42% 5.73% 4.88%
As % of the Vendors category 15.06% 12.86% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 326 260 223
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2557 2332 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.67% 44.50% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2033 1971 2105
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £51,040
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +8 127 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Wiltshire +6 71 £41,250 -8.33% 7
Dorset -7 62 £30,000 -20.00% 11
Somerset +10 50 £27,000 -16.92% 10
Gloucestershire -9 48 £38,000 +1.33% 14
Devon -4 17 £42,250 +35.20% 4
Cornwall +1 2 £32,000 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 548 (75.07%) Windows
2 479 (65.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 299 (40.96%) Microsoft
4 285 (39.04%) Active Directory
5 231 (31.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 226 (30.96%) SAN
7 221 (30.27%) Linux
8 220 (30.14%) MS Exchange
9 219 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 202 (27.67%) Citrix
11 192 (26.30%) SQL
12 190 (26.03%) MS Excel
13 186 (25.48%) Firewall
14 172 (23.56%) Cisco
15 139 (19.04%) ITIL
16 134 (18.36%) HP
17 130 (17.81%) DNS
18 124 (16.99%) Windows Server 2003
18 124 (16.99%) Degree
19 121 (16.58%) Security Cleared
19 121 (16.58%) Exchange Server 2010
20 120 (16.44%) TCP/IP
21 119 (16.30%) vSphere
22 113 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
23 111 (15.21%) DHCP
24 109 (14.93%) VMware ESX
25 107 (14.66%) LAN
26 102 (13.97%) IIS
27 95 (13.01%) UNIX
28 91 (12.47%) Java

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 220 (30.14%) MS Exchange
2 121 (16.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 102 (13.97%) IIS
4 59 (8.08%) WebLogic
5 55 (7.53%) SharePoint
6 53 (7.26%) Apache
7 36 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 36 (4.93%) Lync
7 36 (4.93%) WebSphere
8 35 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 28 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2003
10 19 (2.60%) Apache ServiceMix
11 16 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2000
12 15 (2.05%) IBM Notes
13 14 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (1.92%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.55%) WorkSite
16 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 190 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 62 (8.49%) MS Office
3 9 (1.23%) MS Project
4 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.41%) AWD
3 2 (0.27%) SalesLogix
3 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.27%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (1.92%) SaaS
2 10 (1.37%) Office 365
3 9 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.55%) PaaS
5 4 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 226 (30.96%) SAN
2 186 (25.48%) Firewall
3 130 (17.81%) DNS
4 120 (16.44%) TCP/IP
5 111 (15.21%) DHCP
6 107 (14.66%) LAN
7 91 (12.47%) WAN
8 74 (10.14%) VPN
9 53 (7.26%) NAS
10 31 (4.25%) VLAN
11 30 (4.11%) VoIP
12 29 (3.97%) SMTP
13 28 (3.84%) LDAP
14 23 (3.15%) Fibre Channel
14 23 (3.15%) iSCSI
15 22 (3.01%) Internet
15 22 (3.01%) HTTP
16 20 (2.74%) IPsec
16 20 (2.74%) SSL
16 20 (2.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (10.00%) MySQL
3 47 (6.44%) Relational Database
4 35 (4.79%) RDBMS
5 23 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.10%) Big Data
9 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.68%) DB2
10 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.55%) DTS
11 4 (0.55%) Hazelcast
11 4 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 35 (4.79%) Eclipse
2 34 (4.66%) Ant
2 34 (4.66%) JUnit
2 34 (4.66%) Eclipse RCP
3 14 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.51%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.10%) Maven
6 3 (0.41%) Subversion
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.27%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.27%) Hudson
8 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.14%) MSI
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.14%) JIRA
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.14%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 83 (11.37%) Finance
2 43 (5.89%) Banking
3 34 (4.66%) French Language
3 34 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.74%) Back Office
5 14 (1.92%) Legal
5 14 (1.92%) Marketing
6 9 (1.23%) Electronics
7 8 (1.10%) Retail
8 7 (0.96%) Law
9 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.68%) Military
11 3 (0.41%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.41%) Advertising
12 2 (0.27%) Games
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (16.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 99 (13.56%) Support Engineer
3 79 (10.82%) Consultant
4 74 (10.14%) Analyst
5 60 (8.22%) Administrator
6 49 (6.71%) Systems Administrator
7 48 (6.58%) Architect
8 45 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support
9 43 (5.89%) Support Analyst
9 43 (5.89%) Systems Engineer
10 35 (4.79%) Technical Support
11 31 (4.25%) Technical Engineer
12 30 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
13 29 (3.97%) IT Support
13 29 (3.97%) Software Engineer
14 28 (3.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 27 (3.70%) Team Leader
16 25 (3.42%) Technical Support Engineer
16 25 (3.42%) Help Desk Support
16 25 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (7.81%) J2EE
2 56 (7.67%) XML
3 36 (4.93%) HTML
4 35 (4.79%) JSP
5 34 (4.66%) Spring
5 34 (4.66%) WebSphere MQ
5 34 (4.66%) Servlets
5 34 (4.66%) XSLT
5 34 (4.66%) JMS
5 34 (4.66%) GWT
6 19 (2.60%) OSGi
7 16 (2.19%) LAMP
8 11 (1.51%) Web Services
8 11 (1.51%) .NET
9 8 (1.10%) Middleware
10 7 (0.96%) Application Packaging
11 4 (0.55%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (0.55%) COM
11 4 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (0.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 53 (7.26%) Client/Server
3 36 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (4.93%) N-Tier
4 34 (4.66%) SWIFT
4 34 (4.66%) Inversion of Control
5 28 (3.84%) Blackberry
6 23 (3.15%) Mathematics
7 21 (2.88%) Replication
8 19 (2.60%) Fat Client
8 19 (2.60%) Thin Client
8 19 (2.60%) Clustering
9 18 (2.47%) Open Source
10 16 (2.19%) Digital Media
11 15 (2.05%) Firmware
12 14 (1.92%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.51%) PKI
14 7 (0.96%) EqualLogic
14 7 (0.96%) PDA
15 6 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 548 (75.07%) Windows
2 231 (31.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 221 (30.27%) Linux
4 124 (16.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 95 (13.01%) UNIX
6 91 (12.47%) Windows 7
7 85 (11.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 69 (9.45%) Windows XP
9 48 (6.58%) Solaris
10 40 (5.48%) CentOS
11 39 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 35 (4.79%) Windows Vista
13 33 (4.52%) Windows 8
14 28 (3.84%) HPUX
15 25 (3.42%) AIX
16 13 (1.78%) Mac OS X
17 11 (1.51%) Windows 2000
18 10 (1.37%) Debian
19 8 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
20 7 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (19.04%) ITIL
2 51 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
3 49 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (6.16%) Software Engineering
5 42 (5.75%) Service Management
5 42 (5.75%) Configuration Management
6 40 (5.48%) Service Delivery
7 37 (5.07%) Capacity Planning
8 34 (4.66%) UML
8 34 (4.66%) Unit Testing
9 32 (4.38%) Project Management
10 30 (4.11%) Performance Monitoring
11 29 (3.97%) Problem Management
11 29 (3.97%) Migration
12 28 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (3.84%) Network Monitoring
13 25 (3.42%) Web Development
14 23 (3.15%) Software Architecture
15 22 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (2.88%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (26.30%) SQL
2 91 (12.47%) Java
3 58 (7.95%) Perl
4 45 (6.16%) PowerShell
5 34 (4.66%) Bash Shell
6 33 (4.52%) Python
7 32 (4.38%) C
8 31 (4.25%) C++
9 24 (3.29%) C#
10 20 (2.74%) VB
11 16 (2.19%) Ruby
11 16 (2.19%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.23%) PHP
13 7 (0.96%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.96%) VBScript
14 4 (0.55%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.55%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.55%) PHP5
14 4 (0.55%) Groovy
15 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 124 (16.99%) Degree
2 121 (16.58%) Security Cleared
3 113 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (10.96%) MCSE
5 72 (9.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 69 (9.45%) SC Cleared
7 47 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (5.75%) MCITP
9 38 (5.21%) MCSA
10 36 (4.93%) MCP
10 36 (4.93%) CCNA
11 31 (4.25%) DV Cleared
12 27 (3.70%) CCNP
13 23 (3.15%) CCA
13 23 (3.15%) Citrix Certification
14 14 (1.92%) MCTS
15 12 (1.64%) HP ASE
16 11 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 11 (1.51%) CEH
17 8 (1.10%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.70%) SLA
2 10 (1.37%) QA
3 9 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.82%) COBIT
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 479 (65.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 285 (39.04%) Active Directory
3 119 (16.30%) vSphere
4 109 (14.93%) VMware ESX
5 88 (12.05%) Hyper-V
6 43 (5.89%) Terminal Services
7 39 (5.34%) XenApp
8 27 (3.70%) XenDesktop
9 24 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (2.74%) Xen
11 18 (2.47%) NFS
12 13 (1.78%) vCloud
13 11 (1.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 11 (1.51%) Samba
14 8 (1.10%) GPFS
15 6 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.82%) ISA Server
15 6 (0.82%) RHEV
15 6 (0.82%) KVM
15 6 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (6.44%) Nagios
2 46 (6.30%) Backup Exec
3 43 (5.89%) SCCM
4 37 (5.07%) NetBackup
5 27 (3.70%) WSUS
6 18 (2.47%) OpenView
7 16 (2.19%) OPNET
7 16 (2.19%) SCOM
8 13 (1.78%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (1.64%) Puppet
10 11 (1.51%) SolarWinds Orion
10 11 (1.51%) CA Spectrum
11 10 (1.37%) ARCserve
12 9 (1.23%) logstash
12 9 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (1.10%) Tivoli
13 8 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (1.10%) Bcfg2
14 6 (0.82%) MAILsweeper
14 6 (0.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 299 (40.96%) Microsoft
2 202 (27.67%) Citrix
3 172 (23.56%) Cisco
4 134 (18.36%) HP
5 80 (10.96%) Oracle
6 71 (9.73%) IBM
7 68 (9.32%) NetApp
8 60 (8.22%) JBoss
9 56 (7.67%) Dell
10 53 (7.26%) Symantec
11 51 (6.99%) Red Hat
12 37 (5.07%) EMC
12 37 (5.07%) Juniper
13 34 (4.66%) Google
14 32 (4.38%) SolarWinds
15 28 (3.84%) Veritas
16 26 (3.56%) F5
17 24 (3.29%) Brocade
18 17 (2.33%) CA
19 16 (2.19%) McAfee
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Remit Resources
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum 25 days holiday, pension, share op
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago