The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 16 31 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware 14 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.03% 1.71% 12.08%
As % of the Vendors category 17.72% 3.74% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 21
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £37,692
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £37,500 £30,840
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £43,100 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -1.25%
VMware
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 107 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 50.97% 45.73% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 64 87 134
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £35,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VMware
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Aberdeen region.

VMware Salary Trend in Aberdeen

VMware
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) DNS
3 21 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (44.44%) VoIP
5 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 15 (41.67%) Linux
7 14 (38.89%) SLA
7 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
7 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (36.11%) Windows XP
8 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
8 13 (36.11%) Service Delivery
9 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.00%) EMC
10 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (16.67%) Fedora
11 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
12 5 (13.89%) Citrix
12 5 (13.89%) Cisco
12 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
13 4 (11.11%) DHCP
13 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
13 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (11.11%) CommVault
13 4 (11.11%) Degree
14 3 (8.33%) MCITP
14 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
14 3 (8.33%) SAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) DNS
2 16 (44.44%) VoIP
3 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) DHCP
5 3 (8.33%) SAN
5 3 (8.33%) Firewall
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Support Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Customer Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Customer Support Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Administrator
4 9 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (19.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Server Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Technician
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.78%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) iPad
1 1 (2.78%) iPhone
1 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (41.67%) Linux
5 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (36.11%) Windows XP
7 6 (16.67%) Fedora
7 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
8 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Service Delivery
2 3 (8.33%) Service Management
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) Process Management
4 1 (2.78%) Change Management
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) ERP
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.00%) EMC
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) CommVault
6 3 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
7 1 (2.78%) Sophos