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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 22 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware 536 361 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.96% 5.93% 6.06%
As % of the Vendors category 20.75% 14.27% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 422 314 267
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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
2583 2529 2238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.19% 41.57% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 2015 1852
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Bristol +12 187 £47,500 +30.13% 29
Wiltshire +20 117 £38,000 +32.17% 12
Dorset +16 85 £35,000 +16.66% 14
Gloucestershire +2 66 £39,000 +11.42% 17
Devon +16 47 £28,000 -34.11% 10
Somerset -23 26 £28,500 +5.55% 12
Cornwall +1 8 £29,500 +53.24%
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 648 (60.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 615 (57.86%) Windows
3 421 (39.60%) Microsoft
4 321 (30.20%) Active Directory
5 316 (29.73%) MS Exchange
5 316 (29.73%) Linux
6 297 (27.94%) Citrix
7 246 (23.14%) ITIL
8 245 (23.05%) Cisco
9 235 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 234 (22.01%) Firewall
11 230 (21.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 206 (19.38%) SAN
13 201 (18.91%) MS Excel
14 178 (16.75%) Python
15 168 (15.80%) Hyper-V
16 163 (15.33%) vSphere
17 161 (15.15%) TCP/IP
18 159 (14.96%) Java
19 151 (14.21%) DNS
20 149 (14.02%) SQL Server
20 149 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2010
21 148 (13.92%) Security Cleared
22 144 (13.55%) Git (software)
23 140 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
23 140 (13.17%) Windows Server 2003
24 136 (12.79%) Oracle
24 136 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
25 130 (12.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 129 (12.14%) Degree

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 316 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 149 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 63 (5.93%) Apache
5 60 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 58 (5.46%) Lync
7 55 (5.17%) SharePoint
7 55 (5.17%) IIS
8 41 (3.86%) Tomcat
9 37 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
10 35 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
11 32 (3.01%) WebLogic
12 30 (2.82%) OpenStack
13 23 (2.16%) Node.js
14 22 (2.07%) JBoss
15 19 (1.79%) Apache ServiceMix
15 19 (1.79%) WebSphere
16 17 (1.60%) nginx
17 11 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
18 10 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 201 (18.91%) MS Excel
2 62 (5.83%) MS Office
3 4 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.094%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.094%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.094%) Unica
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.094%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.30%) SaaS
2 61 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (5.17%) PaaS
4 48 (4.52%) IaaS
5 38 (3.57%) Office 365
6 28 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 27 (2.54%) Google App Engine
8 23 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
9 21 (1.98%) HP Helion
10 10 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.56%) Heroku
11 6 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.094%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.094%) Route 53
13 1 (0.094%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 234 (22.01%) Firewall
2 206 (19.38%) SAN
3 161 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 151 (14.21%) DNS
5 127 (11.95%) WAN
5 127 (11.95%) LAN
6 102 (9.60%) VPN
7 82 (7.71%) DHCP
8 59 (5.55%) Wireless
9 49 (4.61%) VLAN
10 45 (4.23%) IPsec
10 45 (4.23%) VoIP
10 45 (4.23%) MPLS
11 41 (3.86%) SSL
12 36 (3.39%) NAS
13 32 (3.01%) Network Security
14 31 (2.92%) Internet
15 21 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (1.88%) iSCSI
17 16 (1.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.64%) MySQL
3 52 (4.89%) Relational Database
4 41 (3.86%) RDBMS
5 26 (2.45%) Big Data
6 25 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (2.26%) Oracle Database
8 22 (2.07%) Hadoop
9 21 (1.98%) MongoDB
10 19 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
13 16 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.38%) MS Access
16 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 2 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
17 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
17 2 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 144 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 108 (10.16%) Jenkins
3 93 (8.75%) Maven
4 65 (6.11%) Hudson
4 65 (6.11%) Gradle
5 62 (5.83%) Ant
6 54 (5.08%) Artifactory
7 20 (1.88%) Eclipse
8 19 (1.79%) ClearCase
8 19 (1.79%) JUnit
8 19 (1.79%) Eclipse RCP
9 18 (1.69%) JIRA
10 17 (1.60%) Subversion
11 15 (1.41%) Selenium
12 12 (1.13%) GDB
12 12 (1.13%) WinDbg
13 4 (0.38%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.38%) NUnit
14 3 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 79 (7.43%) Finance
2 66 (6.21%) Telecoms
3 47 (4.42%) Back Office
4 46 (4.33%) Games
5 41 (3.86%) Military
6 31 (2.92%) Advertising
7 25 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 22 (2.07%) Banking
9 20 (1.88%) Marketing
10 16 (1.51%) Law
10 16 (1.51%) Legal
11 10 (0.94%) Retail
12 9 (0.85%) French Language
12 9 (0.85%) Electronics
13 5 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.094%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 139 (13.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 137 (12.89%) Support Engineer
2 137 (12.89%) Analyst
3 115 (10.82%) Software Engineer
4 85 (8.00%) Administrator
5 80 (7.53%) Systems Engineer
6 76 (7.15%) Consultant
7 71 (6.68%) Systems Administrator
8 68 (6.40%) Support Analyst
9 54 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
10 49 (4.61%) Network Engineer
11 48 (4.52%) Senior Software Engineer
12 45 (4.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 43 (4.05%) Principal Engineer
14 42 (3.95%) Principal Software Engineer
15 40 (3.76%) IT Support
15 40 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 39 (3.67%) Architect
17 38 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 37 (3.48%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (7.43%) Web Services
2 52 (4.89%) Middleware
3 51 (4.80%) J2EE
4 42 (3.95%) Spring
5 28 (2.63%) XML
6 27 (2.54%) HTML
7 26 (2.45%) HTML5
8 25 (2.35%) CSS
9 24 (2.26%) MCollective
10 22 (2.07%) Apache Camel
10 22 (2.07%) CSS3
10 22 (2.07%) Hibernate
11 20 (1.88%) LAMP
11 20 (1.88%) REST
12 19 (1.79%) OSGi
12 19 (1.79%) GWT
12 19 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
12 19 (1.79%) JSP
12 19 (1.79%) Servlets
12 19 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 126 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 74 (6.96%) Computer Science
3 52 (4.89%) Clustering
4 39 (3.67%) Digital Media
5 30 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 26 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.07%) Fat Client
8 22 (2.07%) Thin Client
9 20 (1.88%) PKI
9 20 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (1.88%) Public Cloud
10 19 (1.79%) Client/Server
10 19 (1.79%) N-Tier
10 19 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
10 19 (1.79%) SWIFT
11 17 (1.60%) Blackberry
11 17 (1.60%) EMC VNX
12 16 (1.51%) Replication
13 15 (1.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 615 (57.86%) Windows
2 316 (29.73%) Linux
3 235 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 230 (21.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 140 (13.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 96 (9.03%) UNIX
7 88 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 69 (6.49%) Windows 7
9 48 (4.52%) Windows XP
10 43 (4.05%) CentOS
11 38 (3.57%) Windows 8
12 23 (2.16%) Ubuntu
13 20 (1.88%) Windows Vista
14 18 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
15 14 (1.32%) Solaris
16 12 (1.13%) Debian
17 10 (0.94%) Windows 2000
18 8 (0.75%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
19 5 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (23.14%) ITIL
2 136 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 106 (9.97%) DevOps
5 94 (8.84%) Configuration Management
6 83 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (7.62%) SDLC
8 79 (7.43%) Service Delivery
9 78 (7.34%) Project Management
10 60 (5.64%) Migration
11 57 (5.36%) Mentoring
12 52 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
13 51 (4.80%) Scrum
14 50 (4.70%) Root Cause Analysis
15 49 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
16 43 (4.05%) Problem Management
17 42 (3.95%) Information Security
18 38 (3.57%) Time Management
19 37 (3.48%) Service Management
20 35 (3.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 178 (16.75%) Python
2 159 (14.96%) Java
3 128 (12.04%) SQL
4 91 (8.56%) PowerShell
5 84 (7.90%) Perl
6 79 (7.43%) Ruby
7 65 (6.11%) C++
8 64 (6.02%) C
9 47 (4.42%) Bash Shell
10 44 (4.14%) Clojure
11 41 (3.86%) JavaScript
12 40 (3.76%) Scala
13 24 (2.26%) Shell Script
13 24 (2.26%) VBScript
14 19 (1.79%) PHP
15 16 (1.51%) Jython
16 7 (0.66%) Bourne shell
16 7 (0.66%) Groovy
17 6 (0.56%) Korn
18 5 (0.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 148 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 140 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 130 (12.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 129 (12.14%) Degree
5 111 (10.44%) MCSE
6 62 (5.83%) Citrix Certification
7 57 (5.36%) SC Cleared
8 56 (5.27%) MCSA
9 53 (4.99%) DV Cleared
9 53 (4.99%) MCITP
10 51 (4.80%) CCA
11 41 (3.86%) MCP
12 39 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
13 30 (2.82%) CCNA
14 25 (2.35%) CCEA
14 25 (2.35%) CCEE
15 18 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (1.60%) VCP5
17 16 (1.51%) CCNP
18 15 (1.41%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.24%) SLA
2 13 (1.22%) QA
3 11 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 648 (60.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 321 (30.20%) Active Directory
3 168 (15.80%) Hyper-V
4 163 (15.33%) vSphere
5 114 (10.72%) XenApp
6 58 (5.46%) VMware ESX
7 49 (4.61%) Xen
8 44 (4.14%) Docker
9 43 (4.05%) KVM
10 30 (2.82%) XenServer
10 30 (2.82%) XenDesktop
11 28 (2.63%) LXC
12 23 (2.16%) Terminal Services
13 22 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
14 19 (1.79%) VirtualBox
15 16 (1.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 15 (1.41%) vCloud
17 14 (1.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 13 (1.22%) Samba
19 12 (1.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 117 (11.01%) SCCM
2 74 (6.96%) Puppet
3 62 (5.83%) SCOM
4 61 (5.74%) NetBackup
5 45 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
6 41 (3.86%) Backup Exec
7 32 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
7 32 (3.01%) Vagrant
8 31 (2.92%) WSUS
9 30 (2.82%) Nagios
10 23 (2.16%) Graphite
11 22 (2.07%) HP SIM
12 18 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 17 (1.60%) ZABBIX
14 16 (1.51%) HP Data Protector
14 16 (1.51%) Oracle Identity Management
15 14 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
15 14 (1.32%) Ansible
16 12 (1.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 10 (0.94%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 421 (39.60%) Microsoft
2 297 (27.94%) Citrix
3 245 (23.05%) Cisco
4 136 (12.79%) Oracle
5 125 (11.76%) HP
6 100 (9.41%) Google
7 86 (8.09%) IBM
8 81 (7.62%) Symantec
9 80 (7.53%) NetApp
10 67 (6.30%) Red Hat
11 66 (6.21%) EMC
12 49 (4.61%) Dell
13 38 (3.57%) Veeam
14 37 (3.48%) Juniper
15 32 (3.01%) Avaya
16 31 (2.92%) Rackspace
17 26 (2.45%) Sophos
18 25 (2.35%) AppSense
19 15 (1.41%) CheckPoint
20 14 (1.32%) SonicWALL
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, certs etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Market Leading Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £140 - £160 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sovereign Housing Association
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago