The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Bedfordshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 20 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 103 127 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.87% 11.86% 10.26%
As % of the Vendors category 17.37% 19.87% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 94 119 85
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
593 639 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 51.08% 59.66% 60.32%
Number of salaries quoted 512 593 471
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Luton -12 45 £42,500 -4.49% 2
Bedford -2 39 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Dunstable -9 3 £33,500 -20.23%
Shefford - 2 - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 175 (84.54%) Windows
2 123 (59.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (58.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 114 (55.07%) Citrix
5 101 (48.79%) Firewall
6 100 (48.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 95 (45.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 92 (44.44%) DNS
9 90 (43.48%) SAN
10 86 (41.55%) MCSE
11 76 (36.71%) VPN
12 75 (36.23%) Microsoft
13 70 (33.82%) MS Excel
14 69 (33.33%) LAN
14 69 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 69 (33.33%) Active Directory
14 69 (33.33%) WAN
15 67 (32.37%) vSphere
16 65 (31.40%) DHCP
17 55 (26.57%) MS Exchange
18 54 (26.09%) TCP/IP
19 51 (24.64%) IIS
20 50 (24.15%) Lotus
20 50 (24.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
21 49 (23.67%) McAfee
21 49 (23.67%) SQL
21 49 (23.67%) Lotus Domino
21 49 (23.67%) Windows 7
22 42 (20.29%) Symantec
22 42 (20.29%) Cisco

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 55 (26.57%) MS Exchange
2 51 (24.64%) IIS
3 49 (23.67%) Lotus Domino
4 40 (19.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 32 (15.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
8 22 (10.63%) SharePoint
9 12 (5.80%) IBM Notes
10 11 (5.31%) Apache
11 9 (4.35%) Lync
12 5 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 70 (33.82%) MS Excel
2 35 (16.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.80%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.31%) SaaS
2 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.42%) Office 365
4 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 101 (48.79%) Firewall
2 92 (44.44%) DNS
3 90 (43.48%) SAN
4 76 (36.71%) VPN
5 69 (33.33%) LAN
5 69 (33.33%) WAN
6 65 (31.40%) DHCP
7 54 (26.09%) TCP/IP
8 37 (17.87%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (11.11%) Internet
10 22 (10.63%) Network Security
11 21 (10.14%) SSL
12 20 (9.66%) HTTP
13 19 (9.18%) HTTPS
14 15 (7.25%) VLAN
15 14 (6.76%) iSCSI
16 13 (6.28%) VoIP
17 12 (5.80%) BIG-IP
17 12 (5.80%) MPLS
18 9 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.76%) MySQL
3 9 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 12 (5.80%) Finance
2 4 (1.93%) Advertising
3 2 (0.97%) Games
4 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (23.67%) Analyst
2 48 (23.19%) PC Support
3 44 (21.26%) Network Engineer
4 42 (20.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 41 (19.81%) Support Analyst
5 41 (19.81%) Network Support
6 36 (17.39%) PC Engineer
7 33 (15.94%) Support Engineer
8 28 (13.53%) Server Support
9 27 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 24 (11.59%) Network Support Engineer
11 21 (10.14%) PC Support Engineer
12 20 (9.66%) Technical Support
12 20 (9.66%) Network Analyst
12 20 (9.66%) Technical Support Analyst
12 20 (9.66%) Technical Analyst
13 16 (7.73%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 15 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (7.25%) Server Analyst
14 15 (7.25%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.42%) .NET
2 4 (1.93%) Django
3 2 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.87%) Blackberry
1 37 (17.87%) SecurID
2 16 (7.73%) Replication
3 11 (5.31%) Statistics
4 10 (4.83%) Firmware
5 6 (2.90%) PKI
6 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.45%) e-Health
8 2 (0.97%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) HP Superdome
9 1 (0.48%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.48%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.48%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.48%) HACMP
9 1 (0.48%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.48%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.48%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 175 (84.54%) Windows
2 122 (58.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 95 (45.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (23.67%) Windows 7
5 40 (19.32%) Android
5 40 (19.32%) Windows Phone 8
5 40 (19.32%) Windows Phone
6 37 (17.87%) VMS
7 28 (13.53%) Linux
8 20 (9.66%) Windows XP
8 20 (9.66%) Windows Vista
9 13 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.90%) UNIX
12 4 (1.93%) Solaris
13 2 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.97%) AIX
14 1 (0.48%) HPUX
14 1 (0.48%) SUSE
14 1 (0.48%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.84%) ITIL
2 26 (12.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (8.21%) Service Delivery
3 17 (8.21%) Technical Architecture
3 17 (8.21%) Load Balancing
4 16 (7.73%) Incident Management
5 15 (7.25%) PRINCE2
6 12 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (5.80%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (4.35%) Change Control
8 8 (3.86%) Capacity Management
8 8 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (2.90%) Project Management
10 5 (2.42%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (2.42%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (1.93%) Business Continuity
11 4 (1.93%) Change Management
11 4 (1.93%) Configuration Management
12 3 (1.45%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (1.45%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 49 (23.67%) SQL
2 13 (6.28%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.42%) VB.NET
3 5 (2.42%) Python
4 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.97%) AWK
5 2 (0.97%) Perl
6 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (48.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (41.55%) MCSE
3 40 (19.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (11.59%) VCP5
5 23 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (10.63%) MCP
6 22 (10.63%) CCNA
7 20 (9.66%) MCITP
8 17 (8.21%) CCNP
9 16 (7.73%) MCSA
10 15 (7.25%) CCIP
10 15 (7.25%) CCSP
11 11 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (5.31%) Degree
12 10 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (4.35%) MCTS
14 6 (2.90%) CCA
14 6 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (1.93%) NCDA
15 4 (1.93%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 123 (59.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 67 (32.37%) vSphere
4 50 (24.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 31 (14.98%) XenApp
6 25 (12.08%) Hyper-V
7 22 (10.63%) VMware ESX
8 21 (10.14%) Terminal Services
9 18 (8.70%) ISA Server
10 17 (8.21%) VMware Server
11 16 (7.73%) Forefront TMG
11 16 (7.73%) UAG
12 10 (4.83%) XenServer
13 9 (4.35%) NFS
14 8 (3.86%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (3.86%) XenDesktop
15 6 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (2.90%) VMFS
16 4 (1.93%) vCloud
17 2 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (19.32%) Backup Exec
2 37 (17.87%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (7.25%) HP SIM
4 5 (2.42%) MOM
5 4 (1.93%) WSUS
5 4 (1.93%) SCCM
6 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 114 (55.07%) Citrix
2 75 (36.23%) Microsoft
3 50 (24.15%) Lotus
4 49 (23.67%) McAfee
5 42 (20.29%) Symantec
5 42 (20.29%) Cisco
6 37 (17.87%) Clearswift
7 31 (14.98%) HP
8 29 (14.01%) Oracle
9 21 (10.14%) NetApp
10 17 (8.21%) Dell
11 12 (5.80%) CheckPoint
11 12 (5.80%) F5
12 8 (3.86%) EMC
12 8 (3.86%) CA
13 7 (3.38%) IBM
14 4 (1.93%) LANDesk
14 4 (1.93%) Veeam
15 3 (1.45%) Altiris
16 2 (0.97%) AppSense
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: large benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
ACO Technologies plc
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago