Period
to 29 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 29 September 2020 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
England > South West
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 38 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware 254 650 548
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 7.88% 6.64% 5.30%
As % of the Vendors category 19.52% 15.97% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 223 561 472
Median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,800 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% +5.88%

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,301 4,069 4,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.37% 41.54% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,028 3,316 3,320
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,629 £25,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South West

VMware
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South West.

Salary trend for VMware in the South West

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South West over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South West

VMware
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South West region over the 6 months to 29 September 2020. 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
Wiltshire +15 96 £37,500 -2.60% 14
Bristol +12 62 £38,500 -9.41% 15
Gloucestershire -11 36 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Somerset +12 23 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Dorset -16 15 £32,655 -6.70% 8
Cornwall +18 12 £47,500 -
Devon +18 9 £32,500 -13.33% 6
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, 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 South West region with a requirement for VMware.

1 168 (66.14%) Windows
2 129 (50.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (49.61%) Active Directory
4 109 (42.91%) Microsoft
5 105 (41.34%) Windows Server
6 97 (38.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 93 (36.61%) Linux
8 79 (31.10%) Cisco
9 74 (29.13%) Azure
10 66 (25.98%) Office 365
11 64 (25.20%) WAN
12 51 (20.08%) AWS
13 49 (19.29%) Security Cleared
13 49 (19.29%) LAN
14 48 (18.90%) Firewall
15 42 (16.54%) Hyper-V
16 39 (15.35%) PowerShell
17 38 (14.96%) Citrix
18 37 (14.57%) SC Cleared
19 35 (13.78%) Dell
19 35 (13.78%) ITIL
19 35 (13.78%) SQL
19 35 (13.78%) SQL Server
20 32 (12.60%) Incident Management
21 31 (12.20%) vSphere
21 31 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
23 28 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
23 28 (11.02%) Windows 10
24 27 (10.63%) Docker

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 22 (8.66%) MS Exchange
1 22 (8.66%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.12%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.15%) Confluence
4 6 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.97%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.57%) Apache
6 4 (1.57%) IIS
7 3 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.79%) CMS
9 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (8.27%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 74 (29.13%) Azure
2 66 (25.98%) Office 365
3 51 (20.08%) AWS
4 14 (5.51%) OpenShift
5 13 (5.12%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.76%) Apigee
6 7 (2.76%) SaaS
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.79%) IaaS
7 2 (0.79%) PaaS
7 2 (0.79%) Serverless
8 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 64 (25.20%) WAN
2 49 (19.29%) LAN
3 48 (18.90%) Firewall
4 24 (9.45%) DNS
5 19 (7.48%) DHCP
6 17 (6.69%) Network Security
7 15 (5.91%) SAN
8 14 (5.51%) VPN
9 13 (5.12%) TCP/IP
9 13 (5.12%) VoIP
10 12 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (4.72%) Wireless
11 11 (4.33%) VLAN
12 6 (2.36%) Unified Communications
13 5 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (1.57%) Internet
14 4 (1.57%) NetScaler
14 4 (1.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (3.15%) CouchDB
4 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.39%) Big Data
7 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (9.06%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.91%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.12%) DbUnit
3 13 (5.12%) jMock
3 13 (5.12%) JUnit
3 13 (5.12%) Maven
3 13 (5.12%) Mockito
3 13 (5.12%) SonarQube
4 5 (1.97%) JIRA
5 4 (1.57%) GitLab
6 3 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.79%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.79%) Bitbucket Server
7 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.39%) Selenium
8 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (9.06%) Finance
2 15 (5.91%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.12%) Retail
4 12 (4.72%) Public Sector
5 6 (2.36%) Electronics
5 6 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.36%) Marketing
6 5 (1.97%) Legal
7 3 (1.18%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.79%) Law
8 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.39%) Banking
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 58 (22.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 49 (19.29%) Support Engineer
3 34 (13.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 32 (12.60%) IT Support
5 31 (12.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 21 (8.27%) Developer
6 21 (8.27%) Infrastructure Support
6 21 (8.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 18 (7.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (5.91%) IT Engineer
8 15 (5.91%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (5.91%) Network Engineer
9 14 (5.51%) Administrator
9 14 (5.51%) Analyst
10 13 (5.12%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.12%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (4.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 11 (4.33%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.51%) REST
1 14 (5.51%) SOAP
1 14 (5.51%) Web Services
2 13 (5.12%) Apache Camel
2 13 (5.12%) J2EE
2 13 (5.12%) PowerMock
2 13 (5.12%) RESTful
2 13 (5.12%) Spring
2 13 (5.12%) XML
3 10 (3.94%) React
4 8 (3.15%) JSON
5 5 (1.97%) Hibernate
5 5 (1.97%) SailPoint
6 4 (1.57%) Java EE
7 2 (0.79%) .NET
7 2 (0.79%) LDAP
7 2 (0.79%) Node.js
7 2 (0.79%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.39%) Kafka
8 1 (0.39%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (8.27%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.76%) Clustering
6 6 (2.36%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.97%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.97%) PKI
8 4 (1.57%) Blog
8 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.57%) iSeries
8 4 (1.57%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.57%) User Experience
9 3 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.18%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.79%) CMDB
10 2 (0.79%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 168 (66.14%) Windows
2 105 (41.34%) Windows Server
3 93 (36.61%) Linux
4 28 (11.02%) Windows 10
5 24 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (9.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (7.87%) Unix
8 16 (6.30%) Solaris
9 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2016
9 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2019
10 13 (5.12%) AIX
10 13 (5.12%) Windows 7
11 12 (4.72%) CentOS
12 11 (4.33%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.57%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.57%) Debian
13 4 (1.57%) SUSE
13 4 (1.57%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (38.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 35 (13.78%) ITIL
3 32 (12.60%) Incident Management
4 30 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (7.48%) DevOps
7 18 (7.09%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (6.69%) Mentoring
8 17 (6.69%) Migration
8 17 (6.69%) Scrum
9 14 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (5.51%) TDD
9 14 (5.51%) Test Automation
10 13 (5.12%) BDD
10 13 (5.12%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (5.12%) E-Commerce
10 13 (5.12%) Kanban
10 13 (5.12%) Security Hardening
11 11 (4.33%) Service Management
11 11 (4.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.35%) PowerShell
2 35 (13.78%) SQL
3 25 (9.84%) Python
4 23 (9.06%) Bash Shell
4 23 (9.06%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.48%) Shell Script
6 17 (6.69%) Java
7 16 (6.30%) C
8 10 (3.94%) C++
9 8 (3.15%) Perl
10 5 (1.97%) VBScript
11 4 (1.57%) Ruby
12 2 (0.79%) Groovy
12 2 (0.79%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 49 (19.29%) Security Cleared
2 37 (14.57%) SC Cleared
3 31 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (10.24%) CCNA
6 18 (7.09%) MCSA
7 15 (5.91%) MCSE
8 14 (5.51%) Degree
8 14 (5.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (4.72%) DV Cleared
10 11 (4.33%) CCNP
11 7 (2.76%) CISSP
11 7 (2.76%) HNC
11 7 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.97%) HND
13 4 (1.57%) CISM
14 3 (1.18%) CEH
14 3 (1.18%) ISACA
14 3 (1.18%) MCDST
14 3 (1.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.63%) SLA
2 6 (2.36%) QA
3 4 (1.57%) GDPR
3 4 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.39%) COBIT
6 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 129 (50.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (49.61%) Active Directory
3 42 (16.54%) Hyper-V
4 31 (12.20%) vSphere
5 27 (10.63%) Docker
6 15 (5.91%) XenApp
7 13 (5.12%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (4.33%) Xen
9 10 (3.94%) Ceph
10 7 (2.76%) KVM
11 6 (2.36%) Btrfs
11 6 (2.36%) DRBD
11 6 (2.36%) Firmware
11 6 (2.36%) XenDesktop
12 3 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.18%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.79%) LXC
13 2 (0.79%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (9.06%) Ansible
2 18 (7.09%) SCCM
3 17 (6.69%) Puppet
4 14 (5.51%) Terraform
4 14 (5.51%) vCenter Server
5 13 (5.12%) Oracle ZFS
6 11 (4.33%) Kubernetes
6 11 (4.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 6 (2.36%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (1.97%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.57%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.57%) Check_MK
9 4 (1.57%) Nagios
9 4 (1.57%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.57%) Proxmox
10 3 (1.18%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.18%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 109 (42.91%) Microsoft
2 79 (31.10%) Cisco
3 38 (14.96%) Citrix
4 35 (13.78%) Dell
5 27 (10.63%) Veeam
6 26 (10.24%) Oracle
7 22 (8.66%) Red Hat
8 12 (4.72%) NetIQ
9 10 (3.94%) IBM
10 9 (3.54%) Aruba
10 9 (3.54%) Juniper
11 8 (3.15%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.15%) NetApp
12 7 (2.76%) HP
12 7 (2.76%) McAfee
12 7 (2.76%) Splunk
13 6 (2.36%) F5
13 6 (2.36%) SAP
14 5 (1.97%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.97%) ForgeRock