The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware 82 80 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.75% 7.70% 10.90%
As % of the Vendors category 15.68% 15.04% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 119
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -
VMware
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
523 532 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 49.43% 51.20% 52.45%
Number of salaries quoted 425 485 534
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VMware
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +15 42 £45,000 +44.00% 2
Luton +7 19 £39,500 -18.97% 1
Dunstable +4 7 £39,000 +4.00%
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 94 (65.73%) Windows
2 86 (60.14%) Citrix
3 79 (55.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (51.75%) Active Directory
5 60 (41.96%) Microsoft
6 53 (37.06%) Cisco
7 50 (34.97%) SAN
8 41 (28.67%) vSphere
9 40 (27.97%) ITIL
10 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
10 38 (26.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 35 (24.48%) MS Excel
12 31 (21.68%) TCP/IP
13 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
14 28 (19.58%) CCNA
14 28 (19.58%) Cisco Certification
15 27 (18.88%) SQL
15 27 (18.88%) Firewall
15 27 (18.88%) VMware ESX
16 26 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
17 25 (17.48%) MS Exchange
17 25 (17.48%) XenApp
18 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
18 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (14.69%) Capacity Planning
20 20 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
20 20 (13.99%) SQL Server 2005
20 20 (13.99%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (13.99%) Migration
21 18 (12.59%) Replication

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 25 (17.48%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.40%) JBoss
8 2 (1.40%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.70%) IIS
9 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 35 (24.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.40%) MS Project
3 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.20%) SaaS
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.10%) Office 365
3 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.70%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (34.97%) SAN
2 31 (21.68%) TCP/IP
3 27 (18.88%) Firewall
4 15 (10.49%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (7.69%) DNS
6 10 (6.99%) Internet
6 10 (6.99%) DHCP
7 9 (6.29%) WAN
7 9 (6.29%) iSCSI
8 6 (4.20%) LAN
9 5 (3.50%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.10%) VLAN
10 3 (2.10%) VoIP
10 3 (2.10%) SMTP
10 3 (2.10%) VPN
10 3 (2.10%) MPLS
10 3 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.40%) FTP
11 2 (1.40%) HTTP
12 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (13.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.40%) MySQL
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (2.10%) Publishing
2 2 (1.40%) Banking
2 2 (1.40%) Finance
3 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (25.87%) Analyst
2 29 (20.28%) Server Analyst
3 27 (18.88%) Support Engineer
4 25 (17.48%) Senior Analyst
5 22 (15.38%) Senior Server Analyst
6 20 (13.99%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (12.59%) Server Support
8 16 (11.19%) Server Engineer
9 15 (10.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 14 (9.79%) Network Engineer
11 13 (9.09%) Support Specialist
11 13 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (8.39%) Network Support
12 12 (8.39%) Consultant
13 10 (6.99%) Architect
13 10 (6.99%) Support Analyst
14 9 (6.29%) Network Support Engineer
14 9 (6.29%) Server Support Engineer
15 8 (5.59%) Server Specialist
15 8 (5.59%) Server Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) .NET
1 4 (2.80%) Web Services
2 2 (1.40%) J2EE
2 2 (1.40%) Middleware
2 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.70%) XMPP
3 1 (0.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Replication
2 14 (9.79%) Clustering
3 4 (2.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.40%) SecurID
5 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 94 (65.73%) Windows
2 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (11.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 11 (7.69%) Linux
7 8 (5.59%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.80%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.80%) Windows 2000
8 4 (2.80%) UNIX
9 3 (2.10%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.10%) Android
10 2 (1.40%) VMS
10 2 (1.40%) Solaris
10 2 (1.40%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (1.40%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.97%) ITIL
2 26 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (14.69%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (13.99%) Migration
5 17 (11.89%) Incident Management
6 13 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 13 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 12 (8.39%) ERP
8 11 (7.69%) Project Management
8 11 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.20%) Change Control
10 5 (3.50%) People Management
10 5 (3.50%) High Availability
11 4 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.80%) Programme Management
12 3 (2.10%) Asset Management
12 3 (2.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (2.10%) Business Development
13 2 (1.40%) Business Analysis
14 1 (0.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.88%) SQL
2 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.40%) VBScript
3 2 (1.40%) Java
3 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (26.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (19.58%) CCNA
2 28 (19.58%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (12.59%) Degree
5 15 (10.49%) MCSE
6 14 (9.79%) MCSA
6 14 (9.79%) VCP5
7 11 (7.69%) MCP
8 9 (6.29%) VCP4
9 7 (4.90%) CCNP
9 7 (4.90%) CCA
9 7 (4.90%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.80%) MCITP
11 3 (2.10%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (55.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (51.75%) Active Directory
3 41 (28.67%) vSphere
4 27 (18.88%) VMware ESX
5 25 (17.48%) XenApp
6 10 (6.99%) XenDesktop
7 9 (6.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (5.59%) Terminal Services
9 7 (4.90%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.10%) Xen
10 3 (2.10%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.40%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.70%) XenServer
12 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (2.10%) SCOM
2 3 (2.10%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.40%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 86 (60.14%) Citrix
2 60 (41.96%) Microsoft
3 53 (37.06%) Cisco
4 18 (12.59%) Oracle
5 15 (10.49%) Intel
6 14 (9.79%) CommVault
6 14 (9.79%) FalconStor
7 9 (6.29%) HP
8 5 (3.50%) Altiris
9 4 (2.80%) Lumesse
9 4 (2.80%) Dell
10 3 (2.10%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.10%) Symantec
11 2 (1.40%) McAfee
11 2 (1.40%) Clearswift
11 2 (1.40%) NetApp
11 2 (1.40%) Lotus
11 2 (1.40%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.40%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.70%) Nintex
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £45,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 8 days ago