Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 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
England > South West
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 51 57
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 -30
Permanent jobs citing VMware 680 569 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.71% 5.45% 6.00%
As % of the Vendors category 16.08% 13.79% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 575 469 530
South West median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.56% +9.70%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £23,249
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -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 4,229 4,126 4,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.74% 39.51% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,463 3,330 3,687
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for VMware in the South West

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South West over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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 25 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
Bristol +49 208 £42,500 +3.03% 31
Gloucestershire +38 169 £42,500 - 24
Wiltshire -2 160 £37,500 -12.79% 35
Dorset +5 90 £35,000 -3.45% 30
Somerset -27 32 £34,000 -4.74% 15
Devon -22 15 £35,000 +18.64% 13
Cornwall -2 2 - - 6
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for VMware.

1 517 (76.03%) Windows
2 450 (66.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 371 (54.56%) Active Directory
4 294 (43.24%) Windows Server
5 282 (41.47%) Microsoft
5 282 (41.47%) Linux
6 264 (38.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 252 (37.06%) Office 365
8 247 (36.32%) Hyper-V
9 224 (32.94%) Security Cleared
10 216 (31.76%) Azure
11 203 (29.85%) Cisco
12 175 (25.74%) Firewall
12 175 (25.74%) PowerShell
13 172 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 158 (23.24%) ITIL
15 150 (22.06%) Citrix
16 137 (20.15%) SCCM
17 135 (19.85%) DNS
18 134 (19.71%) SQL
19 122 (17.94%) SQL Server
20 117 (17.21%) MS Exchange
21 115 (16.91%) DHCP
22 112 (16.47%) TCP/IP
23 109 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
24 106 (15.59%) AWS
25 102 (15.00%) Windows 10
26 101 (14.85%) WAN
27 100 (14.71%) LAN
27 100 (14.71%) Problem-Solving

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
1 117 (17.21%) MS Exchange
2 93 (13.68%) SharePoint
3 63 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (7.06%) Confluence
5 20 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 17 (2.50%) JBoss
7 16 (2.35%) Jetty
8 15 (2.21%) Apache
9 14 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.91%) Skype for Business
11 10 (1.47%) IIS
12 9 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.88%) Tornado
15 5 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
17 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
17 1 (0.15%) nginx
17 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (4.56%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (3.97%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.29%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (0.29%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 252 (37.06%) Office 365
2 216 (31.76%) Azure
3 106 (15.59%) AWS
4 47 (6.91%) Azure Stack
4 47 (6.91%) OneDrive
5 18 (2.65%) IaaS
6 11 (1.62%) PaaS
7 10 (1.47%) SaaS
8 9 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (1.32%) Mimecast
9 7 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (1.03%) GCP
10 6 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.59%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.29%) Datadog
13 1 (0.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 175 (25.74%) Firewall
2 135 (19.85%) DNS
3 115 (16.91%) DHCP
4 112 (16.47%) TCP/IP
5 101 (14.85%) WAN
6 100 (14.71%) LAN
7 83 (12.21%) SAN
8 55 (8.09%) NetScaler
9 54 (7.94%) Skype
10 49 (7.21%) VLAN
11 45 (6.62%) VoIP
12 41 (6.03%) Network Security
13 37 (5.44%) VPN
14 35 (5.15%) Wireless
15 30 (4.41%) Software-Defined Networking
16 27 (3.97%) NAS
17 21 (3.09%) Internet
18 20 (2.94%) VSAN
19 16 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
19 16 (2.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (0.88%) Big Data
3 6 (0.88%) MySQL
3 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.44%) Redis
5 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 60 (8.82%) JIRA
2 44 (6.47%) Visual Studio
3 39 (5.74%) TestRail
3 39 (5.74%) Zephyr
4 38 (5.59%) Git (software)
5 26 (3.82%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.35%) Eclipse
6 16 (2.35%) Maven
6 16 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 14 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.44%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.44%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.29%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.15%) Burp Suite
11 1 (0.15%) GitLab
11 1 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 73 (10.74%) Public Sector
2 61 (8.97%) Finance
3 34 (5.00%) Marketing
4 31 (4.56%) Electronics
4 31 (4.56%) Manufacturing
4 31 (4.56%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.38%) Military
6 17 (2.50%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.18%) Back Office
8 7 (1.03%) Front Office
8 7 (1.03%) Publishing
9 5 (0.74%) Law
10 4 (0.59%) Retail
11 3 (0.44%) Games
12 2 (0.29%) Environmental Health
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Fire and Rescue
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
13 1 (0.15%) Police
Job Titles
1 231 (33.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 91 (13.38%) Support Engineer
3 60 (8.82%) Architect
4 55 (8.09%) IT Engineer
5 51 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 49 (7.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 47 (6.91%) Analyst
8 42 (6.18%) Solutions Architect
9 38 (5.59%) IT Support
10 36 (5.29%) Linux Engineer
11 35 (5.15%) Consultant
12 34 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
13 32 (4.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 32 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
14 27 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
15 26 (3.82%) DevOps Engineer
16 24 (3.53%) IT Support Engineer
17 23 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 23 (3.38%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
18 22 (3.24%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.79%) .NET
2 16 (2.35%) Servlets
3 10 (1.47%) Apache Flex
4 8 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (1.18%) Web Services
5 6 (0.88%) CSS
5 6 (0.88%) JSON
5 6 (0.88%) YAML
6 5 (0.74%) LDAP
6 5 (0.74%) Middleware
6 5 (0.74%) Software Packaging
7 3 (0.44%) Apache NiFi
7 3 (0.44%) CGI
8 2 (0.29%) Ajax
8 2 (0.29%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.29%) EDI
8 2 (0.29%) HTML
8 2 (0.29%) jQuery
8 2 (0.29%) LAMP
8 2 (0.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.35%) Data Centre
2 32 (4.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 27 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.53%) Mobile Computing
5 18 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.50%) Clustering
7 15 (2.21%) e-Learning
8 13 (1.91%) Driving Licence
8 13 (1.91%) Replication
9 11 (1.62%) Public Cloud
9 11 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (1.03%) EMC VNX
11 7 (1.03%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.03%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.74%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (0.59%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 517 (76.03%) Windows
2 294 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 282 (41.47%) Linux
4 172 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 102 (15.00%) Windows 10
6 93 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 85 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 64 (9.41%) CentOS
9 58 (8.53%) Unix
10 45 (6.62%) Mac OS
11 26 (3.82%) Ubuntu
12 25 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (2.94%) Windows 8
14 15 (2.21%) Debian
14 15 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (1.32%) AIX
15 9 (1.32%) Fedora
16 7 (1.03%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.88%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (38.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 158 (23.24%) ITIL
3 109 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
5 60 (8.82%) DevOps
6 59 (8.68%) PRINCE2
7 56 (8.24%) CRM
8 54 (7.94%) Project Management
9 51 (7.50%) MODAF
10 45 (6.62%) Mentoring
10 45 (6.62%) Service Delivery
11 44 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (6.18%) Service Management
13 39 (5.74%) Data Protection
14 38 (5.59%) Migration
14 38 (5.59%) Scrum
15 37 (5.44%) Security Monitoring
16 34 (5.00%) Configuration Management
16 34 (5.00%) Project Delivery
16 34 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 175 (25.74%) PowerShell
2 134 (19.71%) SQL
3 87 (12.79%) Python
4 47 (6.91%) JavaScript
5 44 (6.47%) PHP
6 39 (5.74%) C
7 37 (5.44%) Bash Shell
8 28 (4.12%) Shell Script
9 24 (3.53%) Java
10 18 (2.65%) C#
11 15 (2.21%) Ruby
12 14 (2.06%) Perl
13 6 (0.88%) VBScript
14 2 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 224 (32.94%) Security Cleared
2 83 (12.21%) DV Cleared
3 81 (11.91%) Degree
4 77 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
5 73 (10.74%) SC Cleared
6 61 (8.97%) CCNA
7 58 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (5.29%) MCP
9 34 (5.00%) MCSE
10 32 (4.71%) CCA
11 28 (4.12%) Citrix Certification
12 27 (3.97%) RHCE
12 27 (3.97%) TOGAF Certification
13 25 (3.68%) MCSA
14 23 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 17 (2.50%) CCNP
16 13 (1.91%) MCITP
17 6 (0.88%) AWS Certification
18 5 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 4 (0.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 26 (3.82%) SLA
3 10 (1.47%) GDPR
4 7 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.74%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.44%) COBIT
7 2 (0.29%) QA
7 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 450 (66.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 371 (54.56%) Active Directory
3 247 (36.32%) Hyper-V
4 77 (11.32%) XenApp
5 62 (9.12%) vSphere
6 56 (8.24%) XenDesktop
7 55 (8.09%) VMware ESXi
8 44 (6.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 38 (5.59%) Docker
10 37 (5.44%) Virtual Desktop
11 19 (2.79%) VirtualBox
12 16 (2.35%) Xen
13 12 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (1.76%) VMware NSX
14 11 (1.62%) KVM
15 9 (1.32%) VMware Server
15 9 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (1.18%) NFS
17 7 (1.03%) Samba
18 6 (0.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 137 (20.15%) SCCM
2 77 (11.32%) SCOM
3 69 (10.15%) Puppet
4 51 (7.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 51 (7.50%) vRealize
5 50 (7.35%) Ansible
6 49 (7.21%) SCOrch
7 41 (6.03%) vCenter Server
8 23 (3.38%) Kubernetes
9 21 (3.09%) Nagios
10 16 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (1.62%) NetBackup
12 9 (1.32%) WSUS
13 8 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (0.88%) OpenNMS
14 6 (0.88%) SCDPM
14 6 (0.88%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (0.74%) Oracle ZFS
16 4 (0.59%) Graylog
Vendors
1 282 (41.47%) Microsoft
2 203 (29.85%) Cisco
3 150 (22.06%) Citrix
4 56 (8.24%) Red Hat
4 56 (8.24%) Veeam
5 49 (7.21%) Splunk
6 47 (6.91%) Dell
7 43 (6.32%) Atlassian
8 33 (4.85%) HP
8 33 (4.85%) Juniper
9 30 (4.41%) SAP
10 28 (4.12%) Fortinet
11 25 (3.68%) SolarWinds
12 22 (3.24%) EMC
13 21 (3.09%) Apple
14 20 (2.94%) F5
15 19 (2.79%) Avaya
16 17 (2.50%) Palo Alto
16 17 (2.50%) SonicWALL
17 14 (2.06%) NetApp