Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 26, Large

VMware

Palo Alto, Calif. [Pacific]
http://www.vmware.com/
http://www.vmware.com/company/careers/

Why you want to work there

This Palo Alto, Calif.-based company, which develops software used to create and manage virtual machines, offers a full menu of benefits, from flexible vacation time to free snacks and a campus that features gathering spaces, onsite cafes and state-of-the-art gym facilities. Extracurricular activities include wellness fairs, fitness events, service learning fairs and weekly social gatherings. Members of VMware's IT team are encouraged to act as R&D pioneers who set the standards for customer solutions and work directly with customers to discuss best practices.

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Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
14,294
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
401
IT employee turnover in 2014:
10%
IT promotions in 2014:
16%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2014:
5
Training budget per IT employee in 2014:
$6,802