Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 51 40
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 543 544 668
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 6.98% 5.44% 6.40%
As % of the Vendors category 18.26% 14.41% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 440 452 561
Median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +6.49% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2,974 3,774 4,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.21% 37.72% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,361 3,033 3,524
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,097
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +6 140 £40,000 -15.79% 22
Gloucestershire +9 106 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Bristol -3 105 £42,500 - 21
Dorset +37 84 £37,500 - 9
Somerset +32 57 £42,500 +14.86% 11
Devon +28 36 £33,000 -2.94% 6
Cornwall +10 3 £60,000 +84.62% 3
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 414 (76.24%) Windows
2 364 (67.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 256 (47.15%) Active Directory
4 241 (44.38%) Windows Server
5 210 (38.67%) Microsoft
6 201 (37.02%) Office 365
7 176 (32.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 169 (31.12%) Linux
9 164 (30.20%) Azure
10 144 (26.52%) Cisco
11 122 (22.47%) Firewall
12 117 (21.55%) Hyper-V
12 117 (21.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 102 (18.78%) Security Cleared
14 101 (18.60%) PowerShell
15 99 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
16 97 (17.86%) Citrix
17 90 (16.57%) AWS
18 87 (16.02%) ITIL
19 80 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
20 78 (14.36%) Windows 10
21 74 (13.63%) DNS
22 73 (13.44%) Ansible
23 72 (13.26%) Docker
23 72 (13.26%) Cisco Certification
23 72 (13.26%) SQL
24 71 (13.08%) VMware ESXi
25 70 (12.89%) Mentoring
26 69 (12.71%) vSphere
26 69 (12.71%) LAN

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 62 (11.42%) MS Exchange
2 56 (10.31%) SharePoint
3 33 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (4.05%) Skype for Business
5 18 (3.31%) OpenStack
5 18 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 17 (3.13%) JBoss
7 13 (2.39%) Apache
8 12 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (2.03%) Confluence
10 9 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.10%) Tornado
12 4 (0.74%) IIS
13 3 (0.55%) Red Hat Fuse
14 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.37%) Moodle
14 2 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
15 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
15 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (9.39%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.18%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 201 (37.02%) Office 365
2 164 (30.20%) Azure
3 90 (16.57%) AWS
4 30 (5.52%) SaaS
5 28 (5.16%) OpenShift
6 21 (3.87%) GCP
7 14 (2.58%) PaaS
8 11 (2.03%) IaaS
9 8 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.29%) Azure Stack
10 7 (1.29%) GitHub
10 7 (1.29%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.74%) NuGet
12 4 (0.74%) Serverless
13 2 (0.37%) BlazeMeter
14 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 122 (22.47%) Firewall
2 74 (13.63%) DNS
3 69 (12.71%) LAN
4 64 (11.79%) SAN
4 64 (11.79%) WAN
5 61 (11.23%) DHCP
5 61 (11.23%) TCP/IP
6 35 (6.45%) VLAN
7 32 (5.89%) Wireless
8 27 (4.97%) Wi-Fi
9 25 (4.60%) Network Security
10 23 (4.24%) Skype
10 23 (4.24%) VPN
11 21 (3.87%) NAS
12 19 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (3.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (3.31%) Cisco Firepower
13 18 (3.31%) Cisco ISE
13 18 (3.31%) VoIP
14 16 (2.95%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (1.29%) Big Data
3 7 (1.29%) CouchDB
4 6 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2017
5 5 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.55%) FileMaker
7 3 (0.55%) MySQL
7 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.18%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 36 (6.63%) Jenkins
2 32 (5.89%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.50%) JIRA
4 9 (1.66%) Maven
5 8 (1.47%) DbUnit
5 8 (1.47%) jMock
5 8 (1.47%) JUnit
5 8 (1.47%) Mockito
6 7 (1.29%) SonarQube
6 7 (1.29%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.29%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.10%) Mercurial
8 5 (0.92%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.92%) GitLab
8 5 (0.92%) Selenium
9 4 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.74%) Chocolatey
9 4 (0.74%) Subversion
9 4 (0.74%) TestRail
9 4 (0.74%) Zephyr
General
1 45 (8.29%) Retail
2 41 (7.55%) Finance
3 21 (3.87%) Legal
4 19 (3.50%) Aerospace
5 16 (2.95%) Military
5 16 (2.95%) Public Sector
6 13 (2.39%) Electronics
7 12 (2.21%) Automotive
7 12 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.66%) Advertising
9 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.55%) Marketing
11 2 (0.37%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 127 (23.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 78 (14.36%) Support Engineer
3 58 (10.68%) IT Support
4 49 (9.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 44 (8.10%) IT Engineer
6 40 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support
7 34 (6.26%) Analyst
8 33 (6.08%) Architect
9 32 (5.89%) Consultant
9 32 (5.89%) DevOps Engineer
10 31 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 28 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support
12 23 (4.24%) IT Support Engineer
12 23 (4.24%) Network Engineer
13 20 (3.68%) Support Technician
13 20 (3.68%) VMware Engineer
14 19 (3.50%) Administrator
15 18 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
16 17 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 17 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.95%) Middleware
2 10 (1.84%) Web Services
3 8 (1.47%) J2EE
3 8 (1.47%) JSON
3 8 (1.47%) PowerMock
3 8 (1.47%) SOAP
3 8 (1.47%) Spring
4 7 (1.29%) Apache Camel
4 7 (1.29%) REST
4 7 (1.29%) RESTful
4 7 (1.29%) XML
5 4 (0.74%) React
6 3 (0.55%) .NET
6 3 (0.55%) YAML
7 2 (0.37%) ADO
7 2 (0.37%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (0.37%) Enzyme
7 2 (0.37%) Jest
7 2 (0.37%) LDAP
8 1 (0.18%) Apache NiFi
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.18%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.05%) Driving Licence
3 20 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.31%) Blog
5 16 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.95%) Enterprise Storage
5 16 (2.95%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.39%) iPad
7 13 (2.39%) iPhone
8 12 (2.21%) Replication
9 9 (1.66%) EMC VNX
10 8 (1.47%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.10%) CMDB
13 5 (0.92%) Clustering
13 5 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.74%) PKI
14 4 (0.74%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 414 (76.24%) Windows
2 241 (44.38%) Windows Server
3 169 (31.12%) Linux
4 117 (21.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (14.36%) Windows 10
6 64 (11.79%) Windows Server 2016
7 40 (7.37%) Windows Server 2019
8 39 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (6.63%) Windows 7
11 26 (4.79%) CentOS
12 18 (3.31%) Ubuntu
12 18 (3.31%) Windows 8
13 17 (3.13%) Unix
14 13 (2.39%) Mac OS
15 10 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (1.47%) Debian
17 7 (1.29%) Apple iOS
18 6 (1.10%) Android
18 6 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (32.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 99 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (16.02%) ITIL
4 80 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
5 70 (12.89%) Mentoring
6 65 (11.97%) DevOps
7 44 (8.10%) Migration
8 39 (7.18%) Configuration Management
9 30 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (5.52%) Presales
10 29 (5.34%) Project Management
11 27 (4.97%) Coaching
11 27 (4.97%) Project Delivery
11 27 (4.97%) Service Management
12 26 (4.79%) Scrum
13 25 (4.60%) Service Delivery
14 23 (4.24%) Collaborative Working
14 23 (4.24%) Test Automation
15 22 (4.05%) Technical Leadership
16 21 (3.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 101 (18.60%) PowerShell
2 72 (13.26%) SQL
3 57 (10.50%) Python
4 44 (8.10%) Bash Shell
5 20 (3.68%) Shell Script
6 18 (3.31%) C
7 16 (2.95%) JavaScript
8 14 (2.58%) Java
9 9 (1.66%) Ruby
10 8 (1.47%) C#
10 8 (1.47%) C++
11 6 (1.10%) Groovy
11 6 (1.10%) Kotlin
11 6 (1.10%) Perl
11 6 (1.10%) VBScript
12 5 (0.92%) PHP
13 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.18%) C-shell
14 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (18.78%) Security Cleared
2 72 (13.26%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (10.68%) CCNA
5 56 (10.31%) SC Cleared
6 54 (9.94%) DV Cleared
7 41 (7.55%) MCSE
8 38 (7.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 28 (5.16%) CCNP
10 25 (4.60%) Degree
11 20 (3.68%) MCSA
12 14 (2.58%) CCA
12 14 (2.58%) CCDP
12 14 (2.58%) CCIE
12 14 (2.58%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 13 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (1.47%) CISSP
15 7 (1.29%) MCITP
16 6 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
16 6 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.05%) GDPR
2 21 (3.87%) SLA
3 9 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (0.74%) GPG13
5 4 (0.74%) QA
6 3 (0.55%) COBIT
7 2 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.18%) GxP
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 364 (67.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 256 (47.15%) Active Directory
3 117 (21.55%) Hyper-V
4 72 (13.26%) Docker
5 71 (13.08%) VMware ESXi
6 69 (12.71%) vSphere
7 34 (6.26%) XenApp
8 20 (3.68%) VMware NSX
9 18 (3.31%) VirtualBox
10 15 (2.76%) XenDesktop
11 13 (2.39%) Xen
12 10 (1.84%) Firmware
12 10 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.92%) KVM
14 5 (0.92%) NFS
14 5 (0.92%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 4 (0.74%) Samba
Systems Management
1 73 (13.44%) Ansible
2 59 (10.87%) vCenter Server
3 49 (9.02%) Kubernetes
3 49 (9.02%) SCCM
4 44 (8.10%) Puppet
5 37 (6.81%) Terraform
6 17 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (2.95%) Docker Swarm
7 16 (2.95%) Packer
7 16 (2.95%) Red Hat Satellite
7 16 (2.95%) WSUS
8 12 (2.21%) Mesos
8 12 (2.21%) Nagios
8 12 (2.21%) SCOM
9 11 (2.03%) Cisco Prime
10 10 (1.84%) vRealize
11 8 (1.47%) Backup Exec
12 7 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (1.29%) NetBackup
12 7 (1.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 210 (38.67%) Microsoft
2 144 (26.52%) Cisco
3 97 (17.86%) Citrix
4 51 (9.39%) Veeam
5 43 (7.92%) Red Hat
6 40 (7.37%) Dell
6 40 (7.37%) Meraki
7 28 (5.16%) Apple
8 27 (4.97%) HP
9 26 (4.79%) Google
9 26 (4.79%) SolarWinds
10 24 (4.42%) Oracle
11 22 (4.05%) EMC
12 20 (3.68%) Atlassian
13 16 (2.95%) Juniper
13 16 (2.95%) NetApp
14 13 (2.39%) McAfee
14 13 (2.39%) SaltStack
15 12 (2.21%) IBM
16 8 (1.47%) Splunk