The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 29 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 5 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.87% 8.41% 10.77%
As % of the Vendors category 4.95% 12.33% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 30
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
101 219 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 37.69% 68.22% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 68 170 143
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
Scotland

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 23 July 2014, 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Dell
2 11 (42.31%) Citrix
3 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (26.92%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) Firewall
6 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 5 (19.23%) Thin Client
7 5 (19.23%) EMC
7 5 (19.23%) SAN
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (19.23%) CentOS
7 5 (19.23%) Fat Client
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (15.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (15.38%) vSphere
8 4 (15.38%) High Availability
8 4 (15.38%) NetApp
8 4 (15.38%) Replication
8 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 4 (15.38%) DNS
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
5 2 (7.69%) Wireless
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (3.85%) VSAT
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
6 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (3.85%) Intranet
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
6 1 (3.85%) LAN
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Contracts Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Thin Client
1 5 (19.23%) Fat Client
2 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (19.23%) CentOS
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
1 4 (15.38%) High Availability
2 3 (11.54%) Information Management
3 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Security Management
3 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Business Development
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.85%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Dell
1 11 (42.31%) Citrix
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) HP
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 5 (19.23%) EMC
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 3 (11.54%) Adobe
7 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.85%) Symantec
8 1 (3.85%) Avaya