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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 555 388 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.49% 6.29% 5.81%
As % of the Vendors category 21.63% 14.91% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 437 330 261
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £54,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
2566 2602 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.86% 42.21% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2112 2079 1948
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 £57,500
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 3 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 3 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 +3 186 £45,000 +20.00% 28
Wiltshire +12 113 £36,000 -10.00% 12
Dorset +21 81 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Gloucestershire +14 76 £37,500 +4.16% 5
Devon +20 52 £28,000 -37.77% 6
Somerset -2 39 £37,500 +38.88% 11
Cornwall -3 8 £29,500 -7.81%
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 665 (62.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 610 (57.38%) Windows
3 420 (39.51%) Microsoft
4 340 (31.98%) Active Directory
5 323 (30.39%) Linux
6 305 (28.69%) MS Exchange
7 303 (28.50%) Citrix
8 253 (23.80%) Cisco
9 225 (21.17%) ITIL
9 225 (21.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 224 (21.07%) Firewall
11 219 (20.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 212 (19.94%) SAN
13 198 (18.63%) MS Excel
14 188 (17.69%) Hyper-V
15 174 (16.37%) vSphere
16 172 (16.18%) TCP/IP
17 166 (15.62%) Python
18 153 (14.39%) SQL Server
19 152 (14.30%) Java
20 148 (13.92%) DNS
21 147 (13.83%) Windows Server 2003
22 143 (13.45%) Oracle
22 143 (13.45%) Security Cleared
23 142 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
24 137 (12.89%) Git (software)
25 134 (12.61%) SQL
26 133 (12.51%) Agile Software Development
26 133 (12.51%) Exchange Server 2010
27 131 (12.32%) HP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 305 (28.69%) MS Exchange
2 133 (12.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 72 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 68 (6.40%) Apache
5 65 (6.11%) IIS
6 55 (5.17%) SharePoint
6 55 (5.17%) Lync
7 51 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 47 (4.42%) Tomcat
9 39 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 33 (3.10%) WebLogic
11 32 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
12 28 (2.63%) OpenStack
13 23 (2.16%) Node.js
14 22 (2.07%) JBoss
15 20 (1.88%) WebSphere
15 20 (1.88%) Apache ServiceMix
16 15 (1.41%) nginx
17 10 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2000
18 9 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 198 (18.63%) MS Excel
2 65 (6.11%) MS Office
3 4 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
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 CRM
3 1 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 68 (6.40%) SaaS
2 59 (5.55%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (4.70%) PaaS
4 46 (4.33%) IaaS
5 42 (3.95%) Office 365
6 25 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (2.26%) Google App Engine
8 22 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (1.88%) HP Helion
10 7 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.28%) Heroku
11 3 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.094%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 224 (21.07%) Firewall
2 212 (19.94%) SAN
3 172 (16.18%) TCP/IP
4 148 (13.92%) DNS
5 128 (12.04%) WAN
6 126 (11.85%) LAN
7 108 (10.16%) VPN
8 87 (8.18%) DHCP
9 62 (5.83%) Wireless
10 54 (5.08%) VLAN
11 48 (4.52%) MPLS
12 46 (4.33%) VoIP
13 41 (3.86%) SSL
14 37 (3.48%) IPsec
15 35 (3.29%) NAS
16 32 (3.01%) Internet
17 29 (2.73%) Network Security
18 25 (2.35%) iSCSI
19 24 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
20 21 (1.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 64 (6.02%) MySQL
3 54 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 41 (3.86%) RDBMS
5 25 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (2.26%) Big Data
7 23 (2.16%) Oracle Database
8 22 (2.07%) MongoDB
9 21 (1.98%) Hadoop
10 19 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 18 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.94%) 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%) NoSQL
17 2 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
17 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 137 (12.89%) Git (software)
2 105 (9.88%) Jenkins
3 86 (8.09%) Maven
4 57 (5.36%) Hudson
4 57 (5.36%) Gradle
5 55 (5.17%) Ant
6 48 (4.52%) Artifactory
7 21 (1.98%) Eclipse
8 20 (1.88%) JUnit
8 20 (1.88%) Eclipse RCP
9 19 (1.79%) ClearCase
10 17 (1.60%) JIRA
11 16 (1.51%) Subversion
12 15 (1.41%) GDB
12 15 (1.41%) WinDbg
13 13 (1.22%) Selenium
14 4 (0.38%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.38%) NUnit
14 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 75 (7.06%) Finance
2 55 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 48 (4.52%) Games
4 47 (4.42%) Military
5 46 (4.33%) Back Office
6 38 (3.57%) Advertising
7 25 (2.35%) Banking
8 23 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.69%) Marketing
10 17 (1.60%) Law
11 13 (1.22%) Retail
12 12 (1.13%) Legal
13 11 (1.03%) French Language
14 8 (0.75%) Electronics
15 5 (0.47%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.28%) German Language
17 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
18 1 (0.094%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 155 (14.58%) Support Engineer
2 141 (13.26%) Analyst
3 137 (12.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 107 (10.07%) Software Engineer
5 86 (8.09%) Consultant
6 84 (7.90%) Administrator
7 79 (7.43%) Systems Engineer
8 76 (7.15%) Support Analyst
9 68 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
10 63 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
11 49 (4.61%) IT Support
12 47 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 45 (4.23%) Network Engineer
14 44 (4.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 42 (3.95%) Principal Engineer
15 42 (3.95%) Cloud Engineer
16 41 (3.86%) Principal Software Engineer
16 41 (3.86%) Architect
17 38 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 38 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (7.06%) Web Services
2 55 (5.17%) Middleware
3 52 (4.89%) J2EE
4 43 (4.05%) Spring
5 29 (2.73%) XML
6 28 (2.63%) HTML
7 26 (2.45%) HTML5
8 25 (2.35%) MCollective
8 25 (2.35%) CSS
9 23 (2.16%) Apache Camel
10 22 (2.07%) CSS3
11 21 (1.98%) Hibernate
12 20 (1.88%) GWT
12 20 (1.88%) JSP
12 20 (1.88%) Servlets
12 20 (1.88%) JMS
12 20 (1.88%) WebSphere MQ
12 20 (1.88%) XSLT
12 20 (1.88%) OSGi
13 19 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 124 (11.67%) Data Centre
2 79 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 59 (5.55%) Clustering
4 38 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 30 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (2.73%) Digital Media
7 27 (2.54%) Visualisation
8 25 (2.35%) Fat Client
8 25 (2.35%) Thin Client
9 23 (2.16%) Client/Server
10 21 (1.98%) PKI
10 21 (1.98%) EqualLogic
10 21 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (1.88%) Inversion of Control
11 20 (1.88%) SWIFT
11 20 (1.88%) N-Tier
12 19 (1.79%) Public Cloud
13 16 (1.51%) EMC VNX
13 16 (1.51%) Replication
14 15 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 610 (57.38%) Windows
2 323 (30.39%) Linux
3 225 (21.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 219 (20.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 147 (13.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 99 (9.31%) UNIX
7 90 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 63 (5.93%) Windows 7
9 46 (4.33%) Windows XP
10 44 (4.14%) CentOS
11 33 (3.10%) Windows 8
12 23 (2.16%) Windows Vista
13 22 (2.07%) Ubuntu
14 18 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
15 15 (1.41%) Solaris
16 11 (1.03%) Debian
17 10 (0.94%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
19 6 (0.56%) Mac OS
20 5 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (21.17%) ITIL
2 133 (12.51%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (10.91%) Software Engineering
4 113 (10.63%) DevOps
5 110 (10.35%) Configuration Management
6 84 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (7.62%) SDLC
8 78 (7.34%) Service Delivery
9 76 (7.15%) Project Management
10 59 (5.55%) Migration
11 57 (5.36%) Scrum
12 55 (5.17%) Mentoring
13 47 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (4.33%) Information Security
15 44 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
16 42 (3.95%) Problem Management
16 42 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
17 41 (3.86%) Time Management
18 40 (3.76%) Service Management
19 37 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 166 (15.62%) Python
2 152 (14.30%) Java
3 134 (12.61%) SQL
4 84 (7.90%) Perl
5 81 (7.62%) PowerShell
6 74 (6.96%) Ruby
7 71 (6.68%) C
8 69 (6.49%) C++
9 48 (4.52%) Bash Shell
10 44 (4.14%) JavaScript
11 41 (3.86%) Clojure
12 39 (3.67%) Scala
13 28 (2.63%) Shell Script
14 22 (2.07%) VBScript
15 20 (1.88%) PHP
16 18 (1.69%) Jython
17 9 (0.85%) Groovy
18 7 (0.66%) Bourne shell
19 6 (0.56%) Korn
19 6 (0.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 143 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 142 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 128 (12.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 127 (11.95%) Degree
5 103 (9.69%) MCSE
6 57 (5.36%) MCITP
7 55 (5.17%) DV Cleared
8 54 (5.08%) SC Cleared
8 54 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
9 52 (4.89%) MCSA
10 46 (4.33%) CCA
11 43 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
12 39 (3.67%) MCP
13 34 (3.20%) CCNA
14 20 (1.88%) CCEA
14 20 (1.88%) CCEE
15 18 (1.69%) CCNP
16 16 (1.51%) VCP5
17 15 (1.41%) NCDA
17 15 (1.41%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.30%) SLA
2 13 (1.22%) QA
3 7 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 665 (62.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 340 (31.98%) Active Directory
3 188 (17.69%) Hyper-V
4 174 (16.37%) vSphere
5 115 (10.82%) XenApp
6 52 (4.89%) VMware ESX
7 41 (3.86%) Xen
8 40 (3.76%) XenDesktop
8 40 (3.76%) KVM
9 36 (3.39%) Docker
10 31 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
11 27 (2.54%) XenServer
12 26 (2.45%) LXC
13 24 (2.26%) VirtualBox
14 23 (2.16%) Terminal Services
15 18 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 15 (1.41%) vCloud
17 13 (1.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 12 (1.13%) Samba
19 11 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 127 (11.95%) SCCM
2 80 (7.53%) Puppet
3 55 (5.17%) SCOM
4 54 (5.08%) NetBackup
5 46 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (3.95%) Backup Exec
7 34 (3.20%) Vagrant
8 30 (2.82%) Nagios
9 29 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
10 28 (2.63%) WSUS
11 22 (2.07%) Graphite
12 18 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Management
13 16 (1.51%) ZABBIX
14 14 (1.32%) HP SIM
14 14 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 13 (1.22%) Ansible
15 13 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
16 12 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
16 12 (1.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 8 (0.75%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 420 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 303 (28.50%) Citrix
3 253 (23.80%) Cisco
4 143 (13.45%) Oracle
5 131 (12.32%) HP
6 99 (9.31%) Google
7 98 (9.22%) IBM
8 80 (7.53%) Symantec
9 78 (7.34%) NetApp
10 73 (6.87%) Red Hat
11 55 (5.17%) EMC
12 53 (4.99%) Dell
13 42 (3.95%) Veeam
14 35 (3.29%) Juniper
15 32 (3.01%) Avaya
16 28 (2.63%) Rackspace
17 23 (2.16%) Sophos
18 20 (1.88%) AppSense
19 14 (1.32%) SAP
20 13 (1.22%) CheckPoint
Bath, Avon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
The People Network
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Accudo Solutions Ltd
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Radstock, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago