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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 428 290 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.03% 5.33% 5.63%
As % of the Vendors category 15.94% 12.44% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 336 243 261
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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
2685 2331 2445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.12% 42.87% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2244 1988 2102
Average salary £37,500 £37,705 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.54% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +8 119 £40,000 +19.40% 29
Gloucestershire +9 118 £32,500 -27.77% 22
Wiltshire +7 56 £37,500 -9.09% 11
Dorset +2 53 £35,000 +3.70% 16
Devon +29 45 £35,000 +12.00% 11
Somerset +11 28 £36,500 +7.35% 6
Cornwall -6 6 £22,250 +23.61% 1
Avon - 1 £36,500 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 602 (71.75%) Windows
2 548 (65.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 400 (47.68%) Microsoft
4 345 (41.12%) Active Directory
5 302 (36.00%) Citrix
6 279 (33.25%) MS Exchange
7 248 (29.56%) Linux
8 245 (29.20%) Firewall
9 235 (28.01%) Cisco
10 233 (27.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 207 (24.67%) SAN
12 195 (23.24%) TCP/IP
13 194 (23.12%) ITIL
14 181 (21.57%) MS Excel
14 181 (21.57%) Hyper-V
15 166 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
16 163 (19.43%) SQL
17 157 (18.71%) DNS
18 152 (18.12%) HP
19 148 (17.64%) Windows Server 2012
20 137 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
21 129 (15.38%) Security Cleared
21 129 (15.38%) vSphere
22 127 (15.14%) LAN
22 127 (15.14%) DHCP
23 123 (14.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 120 (14.30%) WAN
25 114 (13.59%) SCCM
26 113 (13.47%) MCSE
27 111 (13.23%) SQL Server

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 279 (33.25%) MS Exchange
2 92 (10.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (9.18%) Lync
4 56 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 54 (6.44%) IIS
6 48 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 44 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 43 (5.13%) Apache
9 35 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (3.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 26 (3.10%) Tomcat
12 17 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2000
13 14 (1.67%) JBoss
14 13 (1.55%) OpenStack
15 12 (1.43%) WebLogic
15 12 (1.43%) WebSphere
16 10 (1.19%) Node.js
16 10 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
17 9 (1.07%) nginx
17 9 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 181 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 91 (10.85%) MS Office
3 9 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) MS Project
4 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Revit
5 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.13%) Office 365
2 26 (3.10%) SaaS
3 17 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.55%) PaaS
5 9 (1.07%) IaaS
6 8 (0.95%) HP Helion
6 8 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.95%) Google App Engine
6 8 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.24%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 245 (29.20%) Firewall
2 207 (24.67%) SAN
3 195 (23.24%) TCP/IP
4 157 (18.71%) DNS
5 127 (15.14%) LAN
5 127 (15.14%) DHCP
6 120 (14.30%) WAN
7 105 (12.51%) VPN
8 49 (5.84%) SSL
8 49 (5.84%) VLAN
9 45 (5.36%) NAS
10 44 (5.24%) Wireless
11 39 (4.65%) MPLS
12 38 (4.53%) VoIP
12 38 (4.53%) LDAP
13 36 (4.29%) NetScaler
14 29 (3.46%) HTTP
15 27 (3.22%) Internet
15 27 (3.22%) Network Security
16 26 (3.10%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 56 (6.67%) MySQL
3 30 (3.58%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.26%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.07%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.07%) Big Data
9 8 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.48%) CouchDB
12 4 (0.48%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (4.89%) Git (software)
2 40 (4.77%) Jenkins
3 21 (2.50%) Maven
4 18 (2.15%) Hudson
4 18 (2.15%) Ant
5 13 (1.55%) Subversion
6 11 (1.31%) Eclipse
6 11 (1.31%) Gradle
6 11 (1.31%) Artifactory
7 10 (1.19%) Eclipse RCP
7 10 (1.19%) JUnit
8 9 (1.07%) JIRA
9 7 (0.83%) GDB
9 7 (0.83%) ClearCase
9 7 (0.83%) WinDbg
10 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.24%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.12%) MSI
General
1 74 (8.82%) Finance
2 39 (4.65%) Advertising
3 33 (3.93%) Back Office
4 25 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.98%) Banking
5 21 (2.50%) Military
6 15 (1.79%) French Language
7 11 (1.31%) Retail
7 11 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.31%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.19%) Law
9 7 (0.83%) Marketing
9 7 (0.83%) Games
10 6 (0.72%) Legal
11 5 (0.60%) German Language
12 4 (0.48%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.48%) Electronics
13 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 152 (18.12%) Support Engineer
2 123 (14.66%) Consultant
3 90 (10.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 79 (9.42%) Analyst
5 77 (9.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 67 (7.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 65 (7.75%) Administrator
8 64 (7.63%) Systems Engineer
9 60 (7.15%) Architect
10 55 (6.56%) Support Analyst
11 51 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 50 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
13 41 (4.89%) IT Support
14 37 (4.41%) Senior Consultant
15 35 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
16 32 (3.81%) Technical Consultant
16 32 (3.81%) Network Engineer
17 31 (3.69%) Server Engineer
18 30 (3.58%) Software Engineer
19 29 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.58%) J2EE
2 21 (2.50%) HTML
2 21 (2.50%) Middleware
3 19 (2.26%) Spring
4 18 (2.15%) CSS
5 17 (2.03%) Web Services
6 16 (1.91%) XML
6 16 (1.91%) .NET
7 14 (1.67%) JSP
8 11 (1.31%) Hibernate
9 10 (1.19%) GWT
9 10 (1.19%) OSGi
9 10 (1.19%) Servlets
9 10 (1.19%) XSLT
9 10 (1.19%) JMS
9 10 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (1.07%) LAMP
10 9 (1.07%) CSS3
10 9 (1.07%) Apache Camel
10 9 (1.07%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.34%) Clustering
2 43 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 40 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.69%) Blackberry
5 28 (3.34%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.98%) Thin Client
6 25 (2.98%) Fat Client
7 19 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.15%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.67%) EqualLogic
10 12 (1.43%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.19%) Replication
11 10 (1.19%) SWIFT
11 10 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (1.19%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.07%) Open Source
12 9 (1.07%) PKI
13 8 (0.95%) PDA
14 7 (0.83%) PMI
14 7 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 602 (71.75%) Windows
2 248 (29.56%) Linux
3 233 (27.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (17.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 137 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 69 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 59 (7.03%) UNIX
8 53 (6.32%) Windows 7
9 43 (5.13%) CentOS
10 38 (4.53%) Windows XP
11 33 (3.93%) Windows Vista
12 27 (3.22%) Windows 8
13 24 (2.86%) Solaris
14 15 (1.79%) Ubuntu
14 15 (1.79%) HPUX
15 13 (1.55%) SUSE
16 12 (1.43%) Debian
17 11 (1.31%) Mac OS X
18 10 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
19 9 (1.07%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (23.12%) ITIL
2 80 (9.54%) Project Management
3 79 (9.42%) Configuration Management
4 49 (5.84%) Migration
5 47 (5.60%) Information Security
5 47 (5.60%) DevOps
6 46 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 43 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (4.29%) Service Management
8 36 (4.29%) Service Delivery
8 36 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (3.81%) Software Engineering
10 30 (3.58%) Scrum
10 30 (3.58%) Mentoring
11 28 (3.34%) Problem Management
12 27 (3.22%) Change Management
12 27 (3.22%) Cyber Security
12 27 (3.22%) Capacity Planning
13 26 (3.10%) Time Management
14 23 (2.74%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 163 (19.43%) SQL
2 71 (8.46%) Perl
3 65 (7.75%) Java
4 62 (7.39%) Python
5 42 (5.01%) Bash Shell
6 39 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 31 (3.69%) C
8 27 (3.22%) Shell Script
9 22 (2.62%) Ruby
9 22 (2.62%) JavaScript
9 22 (2.62%) C++
10 17 (2.03%) PHP
11 14 (1.67%) C#
12 11 (1.31%) Scala
12 11 (1.31%) Clojure
13 7 (0.83%) VB
14 6 (0.72%) Jython
15 5 (0.60%) Korn
16 4 (0.48%) Lua
16 4 (0.48%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 166 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 129 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 123 (14.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 113 (13.47%) MCSE
5 83 (9.89%) Degree
6 80 (9.54%) SC Cleared
7 75 (8.94%) Citrix Certification
8 66 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
9 64 (7.63%) CCA
10 63 (7.51%) MCITP
11 57 (6.79%) DV Cleared
12 49 (5.84%) MCP
13 48 (5.72%) CCNA
14 32 (3.81%) MCSA
14 32 (3.81%) CCEA
15 31 (3.69%) CCEE
16 28 (3.34%) CCNP
17 19 (2.26%) VCP5
18 12 (1.43%) Sun Certification
18 12 (1.43%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.36%) SLA
2 7 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.24%) QA
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 548 (65.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 345 (41.12%) Active Directory
3 181 (21.57%) Hyper-V
4 129 (15.38%) vSphere
5 109 (12.99%) XenApp
6 78 (9.30%) XenDesktop
7 77 (9.18%) VMware ESX
8 59 (7.03%) VMware ESXi
9 27 (3.22%) vCloud
10 26 (3.10%) Terminal Services
11 23 (2.74%) XenServer
12 16 (1.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 15 (1.79%) VirtualBox
14 14 (1.67%) ISA Server
15 13 (1.55%) KVM
16 12 (1.43%) Samba
17 10 (1.19%) NFS
17 10 (1.19%) Docker
18 9 (1.07%) Postfix
18 9 (1.07%) Xen
Systems Management
1 114 (13.59%) SCCM
2 53 (6.32%) SCOM
3 49 (5.84%) Puppet
4 41 (4.89%) NetBackup
5 36 (4.29%) Backup Exec
6 30 (3.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 24 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (2.74%) Nagios
9 22 (2.62%) HP SIM
10 19 (2.26%) WSUS
11 14 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 12 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
12 12 (1.43%) SCVMM
12 12 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
13 11 (1.31%) OpenView
14 8 (0.95%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.95%) ZABBIX
15 7 (0.83%) Hyperic
16 6 (0.72%) Salt
16 6 (0.72%) Netcool
Vendors
1 400 (47.68%) Microsoft
2 302 (36.00%) Citrix
3 235 (28.01%) Cisco
4 152 (18.12%) HP
5 89 (10.61%) Oracle
6 83 (9.89%) Symantec
7 75 (8.94%) Red Hat
8 68 (8.10%) Dell
9 61 (7.27%) IBM
10 60 (7.15%) EMC
11 49 (5.84%) Juniper
12 39 (4.65%) NetApp
13 36 (4.29%) AppSense
14 33 (3.93%) CheckPoint
15 32 (3.81%) Veeam
16 26 (3.10%) Avaya
17 24 (2.86%) Google
18 20 (2.38%) SAP
19 18 (2.15%) McAfee
20 15 (1.79%) 3PAR
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: £Highly competitive + benefits & bonus potential
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: Excellent salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
BAE Systems
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 5 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago