The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 211 221 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.036% -
As % of the System Software category 1.18% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +36.63%
VMware Workstation
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
760 750 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.98% 13.40% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 521 577 529
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Workstation Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Workstation Salary Trend in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Workstation within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Bracknell +8 7 £37,500 +6.38%
Reading - 2 - -
VMware Workstation
South East

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Validation
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (50.00%) MCP
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) MCSE
4 6 (50.00%) MCSA
4 6 (50.00%) MCDBA
4 6 (50.00%) ITSM
4 6 (50.00%) Security Management
4 6 (50.00%) Service Management
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (50.00%) NetApp
4 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) 802.11
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) WPA
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) FTP
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 4 (33.33%) SilkPerformer
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) German Language
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) French Language
3 1 (8.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Test Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Test Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) VMS
4 2 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Validation
2 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITSM
2 6 (50.00%) Security Management
2 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) MCP
2 6 (50.00%) MCSE
2 6 (50.00%) MCSA
2 6 (50.00%) MCDBA
2 6 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (16.67%) CWNA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 4 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) CA
5 2 (16.67%) Hitachi
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Brocade