The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 35 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware 92 57 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.33% 3.25% 5.10%
As % of the Vendors category 16.37% 8.33% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 66 52 59
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,661
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
VMware
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
562 684 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.68% 38.95% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 444 523 604
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,050 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Salary Trend in Cambridge

VMware
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

VMware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 128 (59.81%) Windows
2 122 (57.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (38.79%) Linux
4 75 (35.05%) Citrix
5 57 (26.64%) Active Directory
6 56 (26.17%) Microsoft
7 49 (22.90%) Python
8 46 (21.50%) HP
8 46 (21.50%) SAN
9 45 (21.03%) Firewall
10 41 (19.16%) Cisco
11 40 (18.69%) Red Hat
12 35 (16.36%) SQL Server
13 34 (15.89%) Tomcat
14 33 (15.42%) Oracle
15 32 (14.95%) WAN
16 31 (14.49%) Apache
17 29 (13.55%) MS Exchange
18 28 (13.08%) Debian
19 27 (12.62%) 3PAR
19 27 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
20 26 (12.15%) MPLS
21 25 (11.68%) UNIX
21 25 (11.68%) vSphere
22 23 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
23 22 (10.28%) Hyper-V
23 22 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
24 21 (9.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 21 (9.81%) ITIL
24 21 (9.81%) SQL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 34 (15.89%) Tomcat
2 31 (14.49%) Apache
3 29 (13.55%) MS Exchange
4 19 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (7.01%) Zope
5 15 (7.01%) Plone
6 13 (6.07%) IIS
6 13 (6.07%) Lync
7 9 (4.21%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (3.74%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.40%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.80%) Office 365
2 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.93%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.47%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.50%) SAN
2 45 (21.03%) Firewall
3 32 (14.95%) WAN
4 26 (12.15%) MPLS
5 18 (8.41%) Network Security
6 16 (7.48%) DNS
7 15 (7.01%) BGP
7 15 (7.01%) EIGRP
7 15 (7.01%) DMVPN
8 13 (6.07%) DHCP
9 12 (5.61%) VPN
10 11 (5.14%) LDAP
11 10 (4.67%) TCP/IP
11 10 (4.67%) VLAN
12 9 (4.21%) Ethernet
13 8 (3.74%) LAN
13 8 (3.74%) NAS
14 7 (3.27%) SSL
15 6 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.27%) MySQL
4 4 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.40%) TestNG
3 3 (1.40%) JIRA
3 3 (1.40%) Mockito
4 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.47%) Subversion
5 1 (0.47%) Maven
5 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.47%) Hudson
5 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.87%) Finance
2 4 (1.87%) Legal
3 3 (1.40%) Multimedia
4 2 (0.93%) Marketing
4 2 (0.93%) Banking
4 2 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.47%) Front Office
5 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (14.02%) Support Engineer
2 29 (13.55%) Analyst
3 24 (11.21%) Administrator
4 23 (10.75%) Linux Engineer
5 21 (9.81%) Consultant
5 21 (9.81%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (8.41%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (7.94%) Linux Support
8 16 (7.48%) Server Analyst
8 16 (7.48%) Senior Server Analyst
9 14 (6.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (6.54%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (6.07%) Security Engineer
11 12 (5.61%) Linux Support Engineer
12 11 (5.14%) Support Analyst
12 11 (5.14%) Architect
13 10 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (4.67%) Security Specialist
13 10 (4.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.21%) Web Services
2 5 (2.34%) RESTful
3 3 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.40%) PowerMock
3 3 (1.40%) JAX-RS
3 3 (1.40%) JSP
3 3 (1.40%) J2EE
3 3 (1.40%) Swing
3 3 (1.40%) POSIX
3 3 (1.40%) LAMP
3 3 (1.40%) Spring
4 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.47%) LINQ
4 1 (0.47%) jQuery
4 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.47%) CSS
4 1 (0.47%) HTML
4 1 (0.47%) .NET
4 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.88%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (5.61%) Thin Client
3 12 (5.61%) Fat Client
4 9 (4.21%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.74%) Cryptography
6 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.87%) User Experience
7 4 (1.87%) PKI
7 4 (1.87%) NHS
8 3 (1.40%) LIMS
8 3 (1.40%) Informatics
8 3 (1.40%) Robotics
8 3 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.40%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.40%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 128 (59.81%) Windows
2 83 (38.79%) Linux
3 28 (13.08%) Debian
4 27 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (11.68%) UNIX
6 23 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (7.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.27%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.27%) CentOS
9 6 (2.80%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.87%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.87%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.40%) AIX
11 3 (1.40%) HPUX
11 3 (1.40%) Solaris
12 1 (0.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (9.81%) ITIL
1 21 (9.81%) Capacity Planning
2 20 (9.35%) Incident Management
3 18 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (7.48%) DevOps
5 15 (7.01%) DDoS Mitigation
5 15 (7.01%) SIEM
5 15 (7.01%) Scrum
6 14 (6.54%) Security Architecture
7 10 (4.67%) SDLC
7 10 (4.67%) Network Design
8 9 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (3.74%) Data Protection
9 8 (3.74%) CAPI
9 8 (3.74%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.27%) Project Management
10 7 (3.27%) CRM
10 7 (3.27%) Coaching
11 6 (2.80%) WAN Optimisation
11 6 (2.80%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (22.90%) Python
2 21 (9.81%) SQL
3 15 (7.01%) Bash Shell
4 14 (6.54%) Java
5 12 (5.61%) C
6 11 (5.14%) Perl
7 10 (4.67%) C++
8 7 (3.27%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.80%) C#
10 3 (1.40%) Ruby
10 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (9.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.48%) CCNP
4 15 (7.01%) CISSP
5 14 (6.54%) MCSE
6 13 (6.07%) Degree
7 8 (3.74%) LPIC
7 8 (3.74%) MCITP
8 7 (3.27%) MCSA
8 7 (3.27%) CCNA
9 6 (2.80%) MCP
9 6 (2.80%) MCDST
10 5 (2.34%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.87%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.93%) CISM
13 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.47%) CCA
13 1 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.34%) QA
2 4 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.93%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 122 (57.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (26.64%) Active Directory
3 25 (11.68%) vSphere
4 22 (10.28%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.21%) Xen
6 8 (3.74%) VirtualBox
7 5 (2.34%) vCloud
7 5 (2.34%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.40%) XenApp
9 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.93%) Firmware
10 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.47%) KVM
10 1 (0.47%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 18 (8.41%) SCCM
2 14 (6.54%) Puppet
3 9 (4.21%) SCOM
3 9 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.74%) SCVMM
5 6 (2.80%) Ansible
6 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.47%) MOM
6 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 75 (35.05%) Citrix
2 56 (26.17%) Microsoft
3 46 (21.50%) HP
4 41 (19.16%) Cisco
5 40 (18.69%) Red Hat
6 33 (15.42%) Oracle
7 27 (12.62%) 3PAR
8 19 (8.88%) Veeam
9 16 (7.48%) NetApp
10 10 (4.67%) Fortinet
11 7 (3.27%) EMC
11 7 (3.27%) Juniper
12 6 (2.80%) IBM
12 6 (2.80%) F5
13 5 (2.34%) WatchGuard
13 5 (2.34%) Imperva
14 4 (1.87%) Perforce
15 3 (1.40%) Mitel
15 3 (1.40%) CheckPoint
15 3 (1.40%) Tableau
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