Period
to 19 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

VMware
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 19 44
Rank change year-on-year -24 +25 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 34 84 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.54% 9.68% 5.74%
As % of the Vendors category 14.85% 26.01% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 60
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £35,845 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +5.43% -2.86%
10th Percentile £25,350 £30,750 £26,125
90th Percentile £51,750 £50,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +1.23% +11.72% +11.54%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Somerset.

All Vendors
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 229 323 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.57% 37.21% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 203 269 391
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,850 £57,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Somerset

VMware
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for VMware in Somerset

VMware
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware in Somerset

VMware
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -22 21 £37,500 +5.07% 5
Taunton - 8 £32,000 - 7
Street - 4 £37,500 -
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for VMware.

1 25 (73.53%) Windows
1 25 (73.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (55.88%) Hyper-V
3 16 (47.06%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
5 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
6 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
6 13 (38.24%) CentOS
7 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
8 11 (32.35%) Python
8 11 (32.35%) KVM
9 10 (29.41%) Xen
9 10 (29.41%) Debian
9 10 (29.41%) Ubuntu
10 9 (26.47%) Ruby
10 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
10 9 (26.47%) Perl
11 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
11 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (20.59%) Office 365
12 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 6 (17.65%) DRBD
13 6 (17.65%) Ceph
13 6 (17.65%) Btrfs
13 6 (17.65%) Oracle ZFS
13 6 (17.65%) ERP

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (8.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) DHCP
2 5 (14.71%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) VLAN
3 4 (11.76%) VPN
4 3 (8.82%) MPLS
4 3 (8.82%) Network Security
4 3 (8.82%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) Intranet
5 2 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.88%) SSH
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Administrator
2 4 (11.76%) Head of IT
2 4 (11.76%) IT Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) DevOps Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Field Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
4 13 (38.24%) CentOS
5 10 (29.41%) Debian
5 10 (29.41%) Ubuntu
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
9 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
10 3 (8.82%) Android
11 1 (2.94%) Fedora
11 1 (2.94%) Solaris
11 1 (2.94%) SUSE
11 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (17.65%) CRM
2 6 (17.65%) ERP
3 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.76%) Hardware Maintenance
4 4 (11.76%) Patch Management
4 4 (11.76%) Software Licensing
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) Release Management
5 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Line Management
6 2 (5.88%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
2 11 (32.35%) Python
3 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
3 9 (26.47%) Perl
3 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
3 9 (26.47%) Ruby
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCNA
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSA
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) GDPR
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (55.88%) Hyper-V
3 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
4 11 (32.35%) KVM
5 10 (29.41%) Xen
6 6 (17.65%) Btrfs
6 6 (17.65%) Ceph
6 6 (17.65%) DRBD
7 3 (8.82%) Docker
7 3 (8.82%) VirtualBox
7 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (5.88%) Samba
8 2 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (5.88%) vSphere
9 1 (2.94%) XenApp
9 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (14.71%) Ansible
2 5 (14.71%) Puppet
3 3 (8.82%) Kubernetes
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM
4 2 (5.88%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.94%) Check_MK
5 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) Apple
3 4 (11.76%) Google
3 4 (11.76%) Sage
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (5.88%) Aruba
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Dell
5 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.88%) Veeam
6 1 (2.94%) Draytek
6 1 (2.94%) HP