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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 12 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 4 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.02% 1.84% 7.48%
As % of the Vendors category 14.81% 5.26% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 17
Average salary £37,750 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.16% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £39,100 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
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
27 95 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 47.37% 34.93% 66.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 64 167
Average salary £37,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.85% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (33.33%) MCTS
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) MCTS
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) CommVault
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat