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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 35 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 75 86 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.64% 9.26% 11.47%
As % of the Vendors category 11.66% 15.30% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69 80 114
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £32,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
643 562 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 56.95% 60.50% 61.61%
Number of salaries quoted 552 522 550
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 -10 30 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Luton -25 21 £39,000 -17.89% 2
Shefford - 5 £30,000 -
Dunstable -8 2 £38,250 -1.29%
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 148 (77.49%) Windows
2 109 (57.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (51.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 97 (50.79%) SAN
5 89 (46.60%) Citrix
6 88 (46.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 84 (43.98%) Firewall
8 75 (39.27%) Active Directory
9 73 (38.22%) DNS
10 71 (37.17%) MCSE
11 67 (35.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 64 (33.51%) TCP/IP
13 59 (30.89%) vSphere
14 57 (29.84%) LAN
14 57 (29.84%) WAN
14 57 (29.84%) DHCP
15 53 (27.75%) Cisco
16 52 (27.23%) Microsoft
17 51 (26.70%) SQL Server
18 50 (26.18%) MS Excel
19 49 (25.65%) SQL
20 47 (24.61%) VPN
21 44 (23.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 42 (21.99%) IIS
23 41 (21.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
24 39 (20.42%) Lotus
24 39 (20.42%) Windows 7
25 38 (19.90%) McAfee
25 38 (19.90%) ITIL
25 38 (19.90%) Lotus Domino

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 42 (21.99%) IIS
2 38 (19.90%) Lotus Domino
3 34 (17.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 29 (15.18%) MS Exchange
5 16 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (6.28%) SharePoint
8 11 (5.76%) Apache
9 10 (5.24%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (4.19%) IBM Notes
11 5 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 2 (1.05%) Lync
14 2 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 50 (26.18%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.33%) SaaS
2 6 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.62%) Office 365
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 97 (50.79%) SAN
2 84 (43.98%) Firewall
3 73 (38.22%) DNS
4 64 (33.51%) TCP/IP
5 57 (29.84%) LAN
5 57 (29.84%) WAN
5 57 (29.84%) DHCP
6 47 (24.61%) VPN
7 32 (16.75%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (9.42%) Internet
9 15 (7.85%) iSCSI
10 14 (7.33%) Network Security
10 14 (7.33%) VoIP
11 12 (6.28%) BIG-IP
11 12 (6.28%) MPLS
11 12 (6.28%) HTTP
12 11 (5.76%) NAS
13 9 (4.71%) HTTPS
13 9 (4.71%) SSL
13 9 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (26.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.33%) MySQL
3 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (5.24%) Finance
2 2 (1.05%) Games
3 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (25.13%) Network Engineer
2 47 (24.61%) Network Support
3 33 (17.28%) Support Engineer
4 32 (16.75%) Analyst
5 31 (16.23%) Support Analyst
6 28 (14.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 27 (14.14%) Network Support Engineer
7 27 (14.14%) PC Support
8 23 (12.04%) PC Engineer
8 23 (12.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (9.42%) Server Support
10 16 (8.38%) Network Analyst
10 16 (8.38%) Network Support Analyst
10 16 (8.38%) Administrator
11 14 (7.33%) VMware Engineer
12 12 (6.28%) Technical Specialist
12 12 (6.28%) PC Support Engineer
13 11 (5.76%) Technical Support
13 11 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (5.76%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.09%) .NET
2 3 (1.57%) Django
3 2 (1.05%) XMPP
4 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.23%) Blackberry
2 30 (15.71%) SecurID
3 14 (7.33%) Replication
4 12 (6.28%) Statistics
5 9 (4.71%) Clustering
6 7 (3.66%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.62%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.62%) PKI
7 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.57%) e-Health
8 3 (1.57%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.57%) Symmetrix DMX
9 2 (1.05%) EMC Centera
10 1 (0.52%) HACMP
10 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.52%) Celerra
10 1 (0.52%) HP Superdome
10 1 (0.52%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 148 (77.49%) Windows
2 98 (51.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (35.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (20.42%) Windows 7
5 35 (18.32%) Android
6 34 (17.80%) Windows Phone 8
6 34 (17.80%) Windows Phone
7 31 (16.23%) Linux
8 30 (15.71%) VMS
9 13 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (6.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (4.71%) Windows XP
11 8 (4.19%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.09%) UNIX
13 2 (1.05%) Solaris
13 2 (1.05%) AIX
14 1 (0.52%) HPUX
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.90%) ITIL
2 20 (10.47%) Service Delivery
3 18 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (9.42%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (8.90%) Incident Management
5 15 (7.85%) PRINCE2
6 13 (6.81%) Project Management
7 11 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (4.71%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (4.71%) Load Balancing
8 9 (4.71%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.19%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (3.66%) Change Control
11 6 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (3.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.14%) Capacity Management
11 6 (3.14%) Migration
12 5 (2.62%) Data Modelling
12 5 (2.62%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (2.62%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 49 (25.65%) SQL
2 15 (7.85%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.57%) Python
6 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.52%) Perl
6 1 (0.52%) AWK
Qualifications
1 88 (46.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (37.17%) MCSE
3 44 (23.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (15.18%) CCNA
4 29 (15.18%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (14.66%) MCITP
6 26 (13.61%) VCP5
7 24 (12.57%) Degree
8 13 (6.81%) MCP
8 13 (6.81%) MCSA
9 12 (6.28%) MCTS
9 12 (6.28%) CCNP
10 11 (5.76%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (5.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (3.66%) CCSP
12 7 (3.66%) CCIP
13 6 (3.14%) CCA
13 6 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (2.09%) NCDA
14 4 (2.09%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 109 (57.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (39.27%) Active Directory
3 59 (30.89%) vSphere
4 41 (21.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 29 (15.18%) XenApp
6 25 (13.09%) VMware ESX
7 19 (9.95%) VMware Server
8 17 (8.90%) Hyper-V
9 10 (5.24%) XenServer
10 9 (4.71%) Terminal Services
11 8 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (4.19%) VMFS
11 8 (4.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (4.19%) NFS
12 7 (3.66%) ISA Server
12 7 (3.66%) XenDesktop
12 7 (3.66%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (3.66%) UAG
13 6 (3.14%) vCloud
13 6 (3.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (16.23%) Backup Exec
2 30 (15.71%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (7.85%) HP SIM
4 5 (2.62%) SCCM
5 4 (2.09%) MOM
6 3 (1.57%) WSUS
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.05%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 89 (46.60%) Citrix
2 53 (27.75%) Cisco
3 52 (27.23%) Microsoft
4 39 (20.42%) Lotus
5 38 (19.90%) McAfee
6 33 (17.28%) Symantec
6 33 (17.28%) HP
7 30 (15.71%) Clearswift
8 29 (15.18%) Oracle
9 25 (13.09%) NetApp
10 17 (8.90%) Dell
11 12 (6.28%) F5
11 12 (6.28%) CheckPoint
12 11 (5.76%) EMC
13 7 (3.66%) CA
14 6 (3.14%) IBM
15 4 (2.09%) Veeam
16 2 (1.05%) Lumesse
16 2 (1.05%) LANDesk
16 2 (1.05%) AppSense
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tempsford, Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago