Period
to 19 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 50 28
Rank change year-on-year 0 -22 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 533 606 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.25% 5.93% 7.76%
As % of the Vendors category 13.70% 14.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 448 527 697
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,374 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 3,891 4,330 4,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.32% 42.37% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,138 3,579 3,961
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,787 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 November 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 November 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
Wiltshire +3 172 £47,500 +18.75% 16
Dorset +15 114 £37,500 +2.74% 14
Bristol -25 95 £42,000 +5.00% 41
Gloucestershire -36 57 £44,000 +3.53% 15
Somerset -10 42 £39,500 +19.70% 6
Devon +24 32 £30,250 - 8
Cornwall -9 12 £29,500 +18.00% 6
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 355 (66.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 330 (61.91%) Windows
3 221 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 203 (38.09%) Linux
5 192 (36.02%) Windows Server
6 178 (33.40%) Cisco
7 174 (32.65%) Active Directory
8 157 (29.46%) Security Cleared
9 151 (28.33%) Hyper-V
10 146 (27.39%) Citrix
11 123 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
12 122 (22.89%) Python
13 120 (22.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 115 (21.58%) ITIL
15 112 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
16 107 (20.08%) LAN
17 106 (19.89%) MS Exchange
18 105 (19.70%) Office 365
18 105 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
19 103 (19.32%) WAN
19 103 (19.32%) Firewall
19 103 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
20 87 (16.32%) Service Management
21 83 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
22 80 (15.01%) PowerShell
23 79 (14.82%) DV Cleared
24 77 (14.45%) DNS
24 77 (14.45%) Data Centre
25 71 (13.32%) Windows 10
25 71 (13.32%) SC Cleared

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
1 106 (19.89%) MS Exchange
2 44 (8.26%) SharePoint
3 33 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (3.56%) Apache
5 19 (3.56%) Skype for Business
6 13 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.31%) IIS
10 7 (1.31%) JBoss
10 7 (1.31%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (1.13%) Jetty
11 6 (1.13%) nginx
11 6 (1.13%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.38%) CloudStack
Applications
1 29 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (4.13%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.56%) CATIA
3 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.56%) PTC Creo
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) SAP R/3
1 3 (0.56%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 123 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 105 (19.70%) Office 365
3 103 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.63%) GitHub
4 14 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (2.06%) IaaS
6 10 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.88%) SaaS
7 9 (1.69%) PaaS
8 8 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.13%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.75%) G Suite
12 3 (0.56%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.38%) Datadog
13 2 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.38%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.38%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 107 (20.08%) LAN
2 103 (19.32%) Firewall
2 103 (19.32%) WAN
3 77 (14.45%) DNS
4 70 (13.13%) SAN
5 62 (11.63%) DHCP
6 55 (10.32%) TCP/IP
7 54 (10.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 51 (9.57%) BGP
9 48 (9.01%) Wireshark
10 46 (8.63%) EIGRP
11 41 (7.69%) NX-OS
12 40 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
13 36 (6.75%) Wireless
14 30 (5.63%) Unified Communications
15 27 (5.07%) VSAN
16 25 (4.69%) NAS
17 24 (4.50%) VPN
18 23 (4.32%) Software-Defined Networking
19 22 (4.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.07%) MySQL
3 13 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (2.25%) MariaDB
5 11 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (1.50%) CouchDB
8 5 (0.94%) Big Data
9 4 (0.75%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.38%) Redis
10 2 (0.38%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.38%) Riak
10 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 36 (6.75%) Jenkins
3 21 (3.94%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.81%) JIRA
5 7 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (1.31%) Maven
5 7 (1.31%) Redmine
6 6 (1.13%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.13%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.75%) GitLab
8 3 (0.56%) Subversion
9 2 (0.38%) git-flow
9 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.38%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.19%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.19%) Hudson
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (11.07%) Finance
2 31 (5.82%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.25%) Electronics
4 12 (2.25%) Marketing
4 12 (2.25%) Retail
5 7 (1.31%) Games
6 6 (1.13%) Law
7 4 (0.75%) Banking
7 4 (0.75%) Legal
8 3 (0.56%) Military
9 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 90 (16.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 69 (12.95%) Architect
3 62 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 58 (10.88%) Network Engineer
5 50 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 35 (6.57%) IT Engineer
6 35 (6.57%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (5.63%) Administrator
8 29 (5.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 29 (5.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 29 (5.44%) VMware Architect
9 26 (4.88%) IT Support
10 25 (4.69%) Analyst
10 25 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
10 25 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (4.69%) VMware Engineer
11 24 (4.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 24 (4.50%) Infrastructure Support
12 22 (4.13%) Consultant
12 22 (4.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.88%) 802.1X
1 10 (1.88%) JSON
2 9 (1.69%) Web Services
3 7 (1.31%) Spring
4 6 (1.13%) JSF
4 6 (1.13%) Servlets
5 4 (0.75%) HTML
5 4 (0.75%) LAMP
5 4 (0.75%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (0.75%) RESTful
6 3 (0.56%) CSS
6 3 (0.56%) Django
6 3 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (0.38%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (0.38%) jQuery
7 2 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.38%) React
7 2 (0.38%) SOAP
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.19%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.45%) Data Centre
2 65 (12.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 34 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.69%) Clustering
4 25 (4.69%) Public Cloud
5 23 (4.32%) Blackberry
6 22 (4.13%) Computer Science
7 20 (3.75%) Driving Licence
8 18 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.88%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.88%) Thin Client
10 9 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.69%) NHS
11 8 (1.50%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.50%) PKI
11 8 (1.50%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.13%) iPad
13 6 (1.13%) iPhone
13 6 (1.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 330 (61.91%) Windows
2 203 (38.09%) Linux
3 192 (36.02%) Windows Server
4 105 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (13.32%) Windows 10
6 64 (12.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 63 (11.82%) Windows 7
8 45 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (5.82%) Unix
9 31 (5.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (5.07%) CentOS
11 26 (4.88%) Ubuntu
12 13 (2.44%) Solaris
13 12 (2.25%) Debian
14 11 (2.06%) Windows 8
15 7 (1.31%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.94%) Android
16 5 (0.94%) Fedora
17 3 (0.56%) AIX
17 3 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (22.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 115 (21.58%) ITIL
3 87 (16.32%) Service Management
4 68 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (11.44%) Data Protection
6 58 (10.88%) DevOps
7 57 (10.69%) Incident Management
8 54 (10.13%) Security Monitoring
9 51 (9.57%) Technical Architecture
10 50 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
11 49 (9.19%) Enterprise Architecture
12 48 (9.01%) Problem-Solving
13 45 (8.44%) Root Cause Analysis
14 44 (8.26%) Security Patching
15 42 (7.88%) Capacity Management
16 39 (7.32%) Service Delivery
17 31 (5.82%) Disaster Recovery
17 31 (5.82%) TOGAF
18 30 (5.63%) Configuration Management
18 30 (5.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (22.89%) Python
2 80 (15.01%) PowerShell
3 47 (8.82%) Bash Shell
4 46 (8.63%) SQL
5 24 (4.50%) C
6 17 (3.19%) Perl
7 16 (3.00%) Java
8 14 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 13 (2.44%) Ruby
10 11 (2.06%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.50%) PHP
11 8 (1.50%) Tcl
12 7 (1.31%) Korn
13 6 (1.13%) C++
14 3 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.38%) Erlang
15 2 (0.38%) Go
16 1 (0.19%) ANSI SQL
16 1 (0.19%) VB
16 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 157 (29.46%) Security Cleared
2 112 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 79 (14.82%) DV Cleared
5 71 (13.32%) SC Cleared
6 68 (12.76%) CCNP
7 67 (12.57%) Degree
8 61 (11.44%) CCNA
9 44 (8.26%) MCSE
10 40 (7.50%) MCSA
11 31 (5.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (4.13%) TOGAF Certification
13 20 (3.75%) MCITP
13 20 (3.75%) RHCE
14 17 (3.19%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (1.88%) AWS Certification
16 9 (1.69%) CISSP
16 9 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
16 9 (1.69%) SANS
16 9 (1.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (11.07%) SLA
2 7 (1.31%) QA
3 6 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.75%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.56%) Government Security Classifications
7 2 (0.38%) COBIT
7 2 (0.38%) GDPR
7 2 (0.38%) PMO
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 355 (66.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (32.65%) Active Directory
3 151 (28.33%) Hyper-V
4 58 (10.88%) VMware ESXi
5 49 (9.19%) Virtual Desktop
6 44 (8.26%) Docker
7 32 (6.00%) XenApp
7 32 (6.00%) XenDesktop
8 20 (3.75%) VMware NSX
8 20 (3.75%) vSphere
9 19 (3.56%) KVM
10 14 (2.63%) Xen
11 9 (1.69%) NFS
11 9 (1.69%) Samba
11 9 (1.69%) VMware Server
12 8 (1.50%) Firmware
12 8 (1.50%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (1.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 62 (11.63%) Nagios
2 59 (11.07%) SCCM
3 55 (10.32%) Puppet
4 48 (9.01%) vRealize
5 47 (8.82%) Ansible
6 41 (7.69%) Cisco LMS
6 41 (7.69%) Opsview
7 36 (6.75%) vCenter Server
8 22 (4.13%) SCOM
9 19 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (2.81%) Kubernetes
11 11 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
12 10 (1.88%) Galera Cluster
13 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 9 (1.69%) SCDPM
13 9 (1.69%) Terraform
14 8 (1.50%) ArcSight ESM
14 8 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (1.50%) Netcool
14 8 (1.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 221 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 178 (33.40%) Cisco
3 146 (27.39%) Citrix
4 53 (9.94%) SolarWinds
5 50 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 44 (8.26%) Veeam
7 37 (6.94%) HP
8 33 (6.19%) EMC
9 27 (5.07%) Dell
9 27 (5.07%) Oracle
10 26 (4.88%) CheckPoint
11 23 (4.32%) NetApp
12 18 (3.38%) Google
13 17 (3.19%) Mitel
14 16 (3.00%) SAP
15 15 (2.81%) Symantec
16 13 (2.44%) F5
17 12 (2.25%) Meraki
18 10 (1.88%) Apple
19 8 (1.50%) McAfee