Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 53 25
Rank change year-on-year +13 -28 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware 682 584 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.42% 5.71% 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category 15.14% 13.47% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 560 489 873
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,450 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,525 £52,500 £55,800
England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -

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 4,506 4,336 5,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.41% 42.42% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,658 3,603 4,296
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,022 £24,184 £23,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018. 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 +15 190 £37,500 +4.17% 22
Wiltshire +4 147 £40,000 +14.29% 16
Dorset -4 106 £40,000 +28.00% 21
Somerset +34 82 £35,691 +2.71% 11
Gloucestershire 0 77 £38,250 +2.00% 8
Devon +6 41 £30,003 +4.36% 5
Cornwall -24 37 £35,000 +42.86% 5
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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.

1 451 (66.13%) Windows
2 441 (64.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 318 (46.63%) Windows Server
4 299 (43.84%) Active Directory
5 287 (42.08%) Microsoft
6 220 (32.26%) Linux
7 204 (29.91%) ITIL
8 195 (28.59%) Cisco
9 169 (24.78%) Office 365
10 167 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
11 157 (23.02%) Hyper-V
12 153 (22.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 152 (22.29%) Firewall
14 151 (22.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 143 (20.97%) Citrix
16 134 (19.65%) Service Management
17 125 (18.33%) WAN
18 120 (17.60%) SAN
19 119 (17.45%) MS Exchange
20 118 (17.30%) Cisco Certification
21 114 (16.72%) Amazon AWS
22 113 (16.57%) LAN
23 111 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
24 109 (15.98%) Security Cleared
25 106 (15.54%) SLA
26 100 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
27 99 (14.52%) Puppet
28 94 (13.78%) DNS
29 90 (13.20%) SQL Server
30 89 (13.05%) Red Hat

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
1 119 (17.45%) MS Exchange
2 48 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (6.74%) Apache
4 44 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (5.72%) OpenStack
6 36 (5.28%) Skype for Business
7 29 (4.25%) nginx
8 23 (3.37%) SharePoint
9 20 (2.93%) Tomcat
10 17 (2.49%) Apache Solr
11 11 (1.61%) IIS
12 10 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.44%) JBoss
16 2 (0.29%) ColdFusion
16 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
17 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
17 1 (0.15%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 56 (8.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 169 (24.78%) Office 365
2 167 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (16.72%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (6.16%) IaaS
5 34 (4.99%) SaaS
6 23 (3.37%) PaaS
7 18 (2.64%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.32%) OpenShift
9 8 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.17%) G Suite
9 8 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.59%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.15%) GitHub
13 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 152 (22.29%) Firewall
2 125 (18.33%) WAN
3 120 (17.60%) SAN
4 113 (16.57%) LAN
5 94 (13.78%) DNS
6 86 (12.61%) VoIP
7 71 (10.41%) TCP/IP
8 66 (9.68%) DHCP
9 54 (7.92%) Cisco Nexus
10 47 (6.89%) NX-OS
11 43 (6.30%) Wireless
12 40 (5.87%) VPN
13 30 (4.40%) BGP
14 28 (4.11%) EIGRP
15 27 (3.96%) NAS
15 27 (3.96%) VLAN
16 26 (3.81%) Cisco IOS
17 24 (3.52%) MPLS
17 24 (3.52%) Skype
18 23 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.20%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.01%) MySQL
3 26 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.49%) Redis
5 15 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.32%) MariaDB
8 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.59%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.44%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.29%) Big Data
12 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (7.92%) Jenkins
2 48 (7.04%) Git (software)
3 47 (6.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 22 (3.23%) GoCD
5 16 (2.35%) JIRA
6 14 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (1.47%) Artifactory
9 8 (1.17%) Redmine
10 7 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.88%) MSBuild
11 6 (0.88%) RSpec
11 6 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.88%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.73%) Ant
12 5 (0.73%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.73%) InstallShield
12 5 (0.73%) Maven
12 5 (0.73%) MSI
13 4 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (6.89%) Finance
2 23 (3.37%) Retail
3 15 (2.20%) Games
3 15 (2.20%) Legal
4 14 (2.05%) Marketing
5 11 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.03%) Law
7 6 (0.88%) Banking
7 6 (0.88%) Electronics
7 6 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.73%) Back Office
8 5 (0.73%) Military
9 4 (0.59%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.15%) Advertising
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
10 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 107 (15.69%) Support Engineer
2 101 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 67 (9.82%) IT Support
4 66 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
5 59 (8.65%) Network Engineer
6 55 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 54 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 49 (7.18%) Analyst
9 48 (7.04%) IT Engineer
10 44 (6.45%) Administrator
11 42 (6.16%) Infrastructure Support
12 37 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 37 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
13 32 (4.69%) IT Support Engineer
14 30 (4.40%) Support Analyst
14 30 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
15 28 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
16 24 (3.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 24 (3.52%) IT Manager
16 24 (3.52%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.87%) Web Services
2 27 (3.96%) Middleware
3 14 (2.05%) .NET
4 12 (1.76%) LAMP
5 9 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
6 7 (1.03%) AngularJS
6 7 (1.03%) JSON
6 7 (1.03%) XML
7 6 (0.88%) LDAP
8 5 (0.73%) HTML
9 4 (0.59%) jQuery
9 4 (0.59%) WCF
10 3 (0.44%) CSS
10 3 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (0.44%) HTML5
11 2 (0.29%) Django
11 2 (0.29%) EDIFACT
11 2 (0.29%) Node.js
11 2 (0.29%) Spring
11 2 (0.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.80%) Data Centre
2 36 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
2 36 (5.28%) User Experience
3 29 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (3.67%) Driving Licence
4 25 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.08%) Clustering
7 13 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
7 13 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (1.76%) Derivative
9 11 (1.61%) NHS
10 7 (1.03%) CCTV
10 7 (1.03%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.03%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.73%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.73%) Replication
11 5 (0.73%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.59%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 451 (66.13%) Windows
2 318 (46.63%) Windows Server
3 220 (32.26%) Linux
4 153 (22.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 151 (22.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (10.56%) Windows 7
7 68 (9.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (8.36%) Windows 10
9 54 (7.92%) CentOS
10 49 (7.18%) Unix
10 49 (7.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (4.11%) Windows 8
12 18 (2.64%) AIX
13 13 (1.91%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (1.47%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.03%) Debian
16 6 (0.88%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.59%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.59%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.44%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (29.91%) ITIL
2 134 (19.65%) Service Management
3 111 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (12.46%) Incident Management
5 73 (10.70%) DevOps
6 67 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
7 65 (9.53%) Configuration Management
7 65 (9.53%) Service Delivery
8 57 (8.36%) Network Monitoring
8 57 (8.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 52 (7.62%) Capacity Management
10 47 (6.89%) Project Management
10 47 (6.89%) Security Patching
11 43 (6.30%) Migration
12 42 (6.16%) Mentoring
13 41 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 32 (4.69%) ITSM
16 30 (4.40%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 70 (10.26%) SQL
2 51 (7.48%) Python
3 48 (7.04%) PowerShell
4 31 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 31 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 26 (3.81%) C
6 16 (2.35%) Perl
6 16 (2.35%) Ruby
7 12 (1.76%) Java
8 11 (1.61%) C#
9 8 (1.17%) JavaScript
9 8 (1.17%) Korn
10 6 (0.88%) VBScript
11 5 (0.73%) PHP
11 5 (0.73%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.73%) VB
12 1 (0.15%) C++
12 1 (0.15%) F#
12 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 118 (17.30%) Cisco Certification
2 109 (15.98%) Security Cleared
3 100 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 87 (12.76%) CCNA
5 83 (12.17%) DV Cleared
6 53 (7.77%) SC Cleared
7 52 (7.62%) MCSE
8 48 (7.04%) CCNP
8 48 (7.04%) Degree
9 32 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
10 25 (3.67%) MCITP
10 25 (3.67%) MCSA
11 13 (1.91%) RHCE
11 13 (1.91%) RHCSA
12 11 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (1.32%) DBS Check
13 9 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (1.32%) MCP
14 8 (1.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (15.54%) SLA
2 9 (1.32%) QA
3 6 (0.88%) PMO
4 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.44%) COBIT
6 2 (0.29%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.15%) GDPR
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 441 (64.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 299 (43.84%) Active Directory
3 157 (23.02%) Hyper-V
4 53 (7.77%) Docker
5 52 (7.62%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (6.74%) XenApp
7 32 (4.69%) vSphere
8 24 (3.52%) NFS
9 23 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
10 20 (2.93%) Samba
11 19 (2.79%) KVM
12 17 (2.49%) XenDesktop
13 16 (2.35%) Terminal Services
14 10 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
14 10 (1.47%) VMware NSX
15 7 (1.03%) Ceph
15 7 (1.03%) Dovecot
15 7 (1.03%) Postfix
15 7 (1.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 99 (14.52%) Puppet
2 84 (12.32%) Nagios
3 61 (8.94%) Ansible
4 56 (8.21%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (6.89%) Cisco LMS
5 47 (6.89%) Opsview
6 41 (6.01%) SCCM
7 38 (5.57%) Kubernetes
7 38 (5.57%) Terraform
8 31 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
9 24 (3.52%) Kibana
10 16 (2.35%) Backup Exec
10 16 (2.35%) WSUS
11 12 (1.76%) SolarWinds Orion
12 11 (1.61%) vCenter Server
13 8 (1.17%) NetBackup
14 7 (1.03%) Galera Cluster
14 7 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
15 5 (0.73%) SCOrch
16 4 (0.59%) Endace
Vendors
1 287 (42.08%) Microsoft
2 195 (28.59%) Cisco
3 143 (20.97%) Citrix
4 89 (13.05%) Red Hat
5 73 (10.70%) HP
6 44 (6.45%) Oracle
7 40 (5.87%) Veeam
8 39 (5.72%) EMC
9 34 (4.99%) Dell
10 31 (4.55%) SolarWinds
11 27 (3.96%) NetApp
12 25 (3.67%) Google
13 19 (2.79%) Scality
14 18 (2.64%) Apple
14 18 (2.64%) Juniper
15 17 (2.49%) F5
15 17 (2.49%) Sophos
16 14 (2.05%) CheckPoint
16 14 (2.05%) Symantec
17 13 (1.91%) 3PAR