The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 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 Southampton region.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 16 18 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +32
Permanent jobs citing VMware 107 112 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.46% 12.42% 4.48%
As % of the Vendors category 22.62% 22.63% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 101 38
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,125 £42,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
473 495 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 55.06% 54.88% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 402 471 390
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
Hampshire

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VMware
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Southampton region.

VMware Salary Trend in Southampton

VMware
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Southampton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 149 (89.22%) Windows
2 112 (67.07%) Microsoft
3 99 (59.28%) Active Directory
4 96 (57.49%) Citrix
5 83 (49.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 80 (47.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 69 (41.32%) MS Excel
8 59 (35.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 58 (34.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 54 (32.34%) MS Exchange
11 50 (29.94%) Cisco
12 47 (28.14%) MCSE
13 44 (26.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 40 (23.95%) ITIL
15 38 (22.75%) Linux
15 38 (22.75%) SQL
16 36 (21.56%) TCP/IP
17 34 (20.36%) MCITP
18 33 (19.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 33 (19.76%) Firewall
19 29 (17.37%) DNS
19 29 (17.37%) SQL Server
19 29 (17.37%) Windows 7
20 27 (16.17%) Oracle
20 27 (16.17%) Windows 8
21 26 (15.57%) Clustering
22 24 (14.37%) Windows Vista
23 22 (13.17%) Hyper-V
23 22 (13.17%) Fat Client
23 22 (13.17%) MCSA

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 54 (32.34%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.58%) Tomcat
4 14 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (7.78%) IIS
6 7 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.59%) Lync
8 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.80%) Apache
10 2 (1.20%) WordPress
10 2 (1.20%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (41.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Magento
1 2 (1.20%) SAP Retail
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.56%) TCP/IP
2 33 (19.76%) Firewall
3 29 (17.37%) DNS
4 21 (12.57%) LAN
5 16 (9.58%) SAN
5 16 (9.58%) DHCP
6 15 (8.98%) WAN
7 11 (6.59%) Network Security
8 5 (2.99%) Wireless
8 5 (2.99%) LDAP
9 4 (2.40%) NAS
9 4 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.40%) Internet
10 3 (1.80%) VLAN
10 3 (1.80%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.60%) IPsec
12 1 (0.60%) SSL
12 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.59%) MySQL
3 6 (3.59%) Pentaho
3 6 (3.59%) QlikView
4 5 (2.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 7 (4.19%) Finance
2 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.20%) French Language
3 2 (1.20%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.20%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (10.78%) Consultant
3 16 (9.58%) IT Support
4 15 (8.98%) Analyst
4 15 (8.98%) Support Engineer
5 13 (7.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (7.19%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (5.39%) Support Specialist
7 9 (5.39%) Applications Support
7 9 (5.39%) Applications Specialist
7 9 (5.39%) Applications Support Specialist
8 8 (4.79%) Junior Consultant
8 8 (4.79%) Junior
9 7 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.19%) Junior Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 6 (3.59%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.59%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (2.99%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.98%) LAMP
2 4 (2.40%) WinForms
2 4 (2.40%) .NET
3 2 (1.20%) CSS3
3 2 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (1.20%) HTML5
3 2 (1.20%) jQuery
3 2 (1.20%) XHTML
3 2 (1.20%) HTML
3 2 (1.20%) COM
3 2 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.57%) Clustering
2 22 (13.17%) Fat Client
2 22 (13.17%) Thin Client
3 19 (11.38%) Kindle
4 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (1.20%) Replication
5 2 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 149 (89.22%) Windows
2 80 (47.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (34.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (26.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (22.75%) Linux
6 29 (17.37%) Windows 7
7 27 (16.17%) Windows 8
8 24 (14.37%) Windows Vista
9 21 (12.57%) UNIX
10 9 (5.39%) Windows XP
11 7 (4.19%) AIX
11 7 (4.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (3.59%) Mac OS
12 6 (3.59%) Solaris
12 6 (3.59%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.60%) SUSE
13 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.95%) ITIL
2 19 (11.38%) Service Delivery
3 12 (7.19%) Configuration Management
3 12 (7.19%) Project Management
4 11 (6.59%) PRINCE2
5 10 (5.99%) Problem Management
5 10 (5.99%) Incident Management
6 9 (5.39%) Service Management
6 9 (5.39%) Identity Management
6 9 (5.39%) Requirements Management
6 9 (5.39%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (5.39%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (5.39%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (5.39%) Resource Management
6 9 (5.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (4.19%) Data Management
7 7 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (3.59%) Capacity Management
8 6 (3.59%) Software Deployment
8 6 (3.59%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.75%) SQL
2 6 (3.59%) C#
2 6 (3.59%) C++
3 4 (2.40%) PHP
4 2 (1.20%) R
4 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
4 2 (1.20%) Python
4 2 (1.20%) Java
4 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (0.60%) VBScript
5 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (35.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (28.14%) MCSE
3 34 (20.36%) MCITP
4 33 (19.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (13.17%) MCSA
6 21 (12.57%) CCA
6 21 (12.57%) Citrix Certification
7 15 (8.98%) Degree
8 9 (5.39%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.59%) CCNA
9 6 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.20%) CCNP
12 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.60%) MCP
12 1 (0.60%) Server+ Certification
12 1 (0.60%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.17%) SLA
2 21 (12.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 99 (59.28%) Active Directory
2 83 (49.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (13.17%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.38%) vSphere
5 10 (5.99%) XenApp
5 10 (5.99%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (3.59%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.99%) XenServer
8 4 (2.40%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.20%) Samba
10 2 (1.20%) NFS
11 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (5.39%) SCCM
2 8 (4.79%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.40%) WSUS
4 3 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.20%) SCOM
5 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 112 (67.07%) Microsoft
2 96 (57.49%) Citrix
3 50 (29.94%) Cisco
4 27 (16.17%) Oracle
5 21 (12.57%) HP
6 15 (8.98%) IBM
7 13 (7.78%) CheckPoint
8 12 (7.19%) Dell
9 10 (5.99%) Apple
10 8 (4.79%) EMC
11 6 (3.59%) Business Objects
11 6 (3.59%) Cognos
12 4 (2.40%) Wind River
12 4 (2.40%) Serena
12 4 (2.40%) Veritas
13 3 (1.80%) NetApp
13 3 (1.80%) Symantec
13 3 (1.80%) Brocade
13 3 (1.80%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.20%) Twitter
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 8 days ago