The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 19 34 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware 31 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.44% 7.99% 13.21%
As % of the Vendors category 19.62% 15.90% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 30
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
VMware
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
158 195 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 53.20% 50.26% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 130 167 98
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VMware
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Salary Trend in Bedford

VMware
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Bedford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 (66.00%) Citrix
2 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (46.00%) vSphere
5 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
5 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
6 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (38.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (36.00%) SAN
9 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
10 16 (32.00%) MCSE
10 16 (32.00%) XenApp
11 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (26.00%) Intel
13 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
13 13 (26.00%) Cisco
14 12 (24.00%) SQL
14 12 (24.00%) VMware ESX
15 11 (22.00%) ITIL
15 11 (22.00%) DNS
15 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
17 9 (18.00%) Firewall
17 9 (18.00%) VPN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (14.00%) Lotus Domino
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) SAN
2 11 (22.00%) DNS
3 9 (18.00%) Firewall
3 9 (18.00%) VPN
4 8 (16.00%) LAN
4 8 (16.00%) WAN
4 8 (16.00%) DHCP
5 7 (14.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.00%) HTTP
9 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
9 2 (4.00%) SSL
9 2 (4.00%) VoIP
9 2 (4.00%) Network Security
10 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.00%) NAS
10 1 (2.00%) VLAN
10 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Server Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Server Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Network Support
5 7 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (14.00%) Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Network Support Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Network Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Team Leader
7 5 (10.00%) Server Support
7 5 (10.00%) Server Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Server Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Replication
2 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (12.00%) SecurID
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.00%) EMC Centera
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Phone 8
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Phone
5 7 (14.00%) Android
6 6 (12.00%) VMS
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.00%) Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.00%) Project Management
5 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.00%) People Management
5 5 (10.00%) High Availability
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.00%) Logistics
7 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Change Control
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.00%) Line Management
7 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (32.00%) MCSE
4 9 (18.00%) MCP
5 7 (14.00%) VCP5
6 5 (10.00%) MCSA
7 4 (8.00%) CCNA
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (6.00%) CCNP
9 2 (4.00%) Degree
10 1 (2.00%) VCDX
10 1 (2.00%) NCDA
10 1 (2.00%) NCIE
10 1 (2.00%) VCAP
10 1 (2.00%) VTSP
10 1 (2.00%) MCTS
10 1 (2.00%) MCITP
10 1 (2.00%) CCIP
10 1 (2.00%) CCSP
10 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (46.00%) vSphere
3 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (32.00%) XenApp
5 12 (24.00%) VMware ESX
6 8 (16.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (4.00%) UAG
8 2 (4.00%) Xen
8 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 2 (4.00%) ISA Server
9 1 (2.00%) Firmware
9 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.00%) VMFS
9 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Citrix
2 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.00%) Cisco
3 13 (26.00%) Intel
4 7 (14.00%) Lotus
4 7 (14.00%) Symantec
4 7 (14.00%) McAfee
5 6 (12.00%) Clearswift
5 6 (12.00%) FalconStor
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle
5 6 (12.00%) CommVault
6 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Nintex
8 1 (2.00%) Altiris
8 1 (2.00%) Veeam