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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 48 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware 75 110 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.23% 7.11% 4.79%
As % of the Vendors category 11.83% 17.30% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 77 73
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,984 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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
634 636 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.74% 41.11% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 499 545 658
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,564 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 15 September 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 91 (64.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (57.45%) Microsoft
3 71 (50.35%) Linux
4 68 (48.23%) Windows
5 57 (40.43%) Active Directory
6 42 (29.79%) Citrix
6 42 (29.79%) Perl
7 41 (29.08%) Hyper-V
8 36 (25.53%) SQL
9 35 (24.82%) MS Exchange
10 34 (24.11%) ITIL
10 34 (24.11%) Red Hat
11 31 (21.99%) NetApp
12 30 (21.28%) Migration
13 27 (19.15%) HP
13 27 (19.15%) SCCM
14 25 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (17.73%) SAN
14 25 (17.73%) Oracle
15 24 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (16.31%) Python
17 22 (15.60%) DNS
17 22 (15.60%) SQL Server
17 22 (15.60%) Microsoft Certification
18 21 (14.89%) RHCE
18 21 (14.89%) Apache
18 21 (14.89%) Bash Shell
18 21 (14.89%) Oracle Database
19 20 (14.18%) Performance Tuning
19 20 (14.18%) Windows Server 2012

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 35 (24.82%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.89%) Apache
3 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.55%) IIS
5 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.42%) nginx
7 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.42%) Documentum
7 2 (1.42%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.71%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 16 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (10.64%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.84%) SunGard APT
2 4 (2.84%) FastVal
3 3 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.64%) SaaS
2 11 (7.80%) Google Apps
3 10 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.67%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (4.96%) PaaS
5 7 (4.96%) IaaS
6 6 (4.26%) Office 365
7 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.73%) SAN
2 22 (15.60%) DNS
3 17 (12.06%) DHCP
4 16 (11.35%) TCP/IP
5 12 (8.51%) LAN
6 11 (7.80%) WAN
7 10 (7.09%) Firewall
8 8 (5.67%) LDAP
9 7 (4.96%) LTE
10 6 (4.26%) 4G
10 6 (4.26%) 2G
10 6 (4.26%) VPN
10 6 (4.26%) 3G
11 5 (3.55%) VLAN
12 4 (2.84%) GSM
12 4 (2.84%) UMTS
13 3 (2.13%) SNMP
13 3 (2.13%) Wireless
14 2 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.89%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.80%) MySQL
4 6 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.13%) Subversion
3 2 (1.42%) CppUnit
3 2 (1.42%) Valgrind
4 1 (0.71%) Hudson
4 1 (0.71%) Ant
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (7.80%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (7.80%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.38%) Finance
3 5 (3.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (20.57%) Administrator
2 28 (19.86%) Systems Administrator
3 24 (17.02%) Linux Administrator
4 23 (16.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 21 (14.89%) Analyst
6 13 (9.22%) Consultant
7 12 (8.51%) Developer
8 10 (7.09%) Help Desk Manager
8 10 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Storage Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Service Analyst
11 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (4.96%) Support Analyst
12 6 (4.26%) IT Support
12 6 (4.26%) VMware Consultant
12 6 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (3.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 4 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.93%) Web Services
2 10 (7.09%) HTML
2 10 (7.09%) CSS
3 7 (4.96%) JSON
4 6 (4.26%) Middleware
5 4 (2.84%) Spring
5 4 (2.84%) Django
5 4 (2.84%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (2.84%) XML
5 4 (2.84%) J2EE
5 4 (2.84%) RESTful
5 4 (2.84%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (2.84%) JAX-RS
6 3 (2.13%) ODBC
6 3 (2.13%) jQuery
6 3 (2.13%) Ajax
6 3 (2.13%) .NET
7 2 (1.42%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.71%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.22%) PKI
2 13 (9.22%) Open Source
3 10 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.96%) Clustering
5 6 (4.26%) Device Driver
5 6 (4.26%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.84%) Robotics
6 4 (2.84%) Biology
6 4 (2.84%) Replication
6 4 (2.84%) Grid Computing
6 4 (2.84%) Firmware
7 3 (2.13%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.13%) IPTV
8 2 (1.42%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.42%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.71%) HP Superdome
9 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (50.35%) Linux
2 68 (48.23%) Windows
3 25 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (14.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (14.18%) CentOS
6 8 (5.67%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.67%) UNIX
7 7 (4.96%) Android
7 7 (4.96%) Windows Phone
7 7 (4.96%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.26%) Debian
9 4 (2.84%) Solaris
9 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.13%) SUSE
10 3 (2.13%) FreeBSD
10 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (1.42%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.11%) ITIL
2 30 (21.28%) Migration
3 20 (14.18%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (13.48%) ERP
5 18 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (11.35%) Data Analysis
7 10 (7.09%) Business Continuity
8 9 (6.38%) Load Balancing
9 8 (5.67%) TDD
9 8 (5.67%) Asset Management
9 8 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.67%) Line Management
10 7 (4.96%) Scrum
10 7 (4.96%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.96%) Test Automation
11 6 (4.26%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.26%) DevOps
11 6 (4.26%) High Availability
12 5 (3.55%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.79%) Perl
2 36 (25.53%) SQL
3 23 (16.31%) Python
4 21 (14.89%) Bash Shell
5 20 (14.18%) T-SQL
6 16 (11.35%) Java
7 6 (4.26%) C
7 6 (4.26%) Embedded C
7 6 (4.26%) C++
8 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.55%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.84%) Ruby
9 4 (2.84%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.71%) XQuery
11 1 (0.71%) C#
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.89%) RHCE
3 17 (12.06%) Degree
4 16 (11.35%) NCDA
4 16 (11.35%) NCIE
4 16 (11.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (9.22%) OCP
5 13 (9.22%) Oracle Certification
6 11 (7.80%) MCSE
7 10 (7.09%) MCITP
8 5 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.84%) CCNA
9 4 (2.84%) VTSP
10 3 (2.13%) MCSA
10 3 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.13%) MCTS
10 3 (2.13%) VCAP
10 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.13%) VCDX
11 2 (1.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 91 (64.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (40.43%) Active Directory
3 41 (29.08%) Hyper-V
4 17 (12.06%) VMware ESX
4 17 (12.06%) vSphere
5 13 (9.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (4.96%) KVM
8 5 (3.55%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.13%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.13%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.13%) XenApp
10 2 (1.42%) Sendmail
10 2 (1.42%) NFS
11 1 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.71%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (19.15%) SCCM
2 18 (12.77%) SCOM
3 15 (10.64%) Puppet
3 15 (10.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 14 (9.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.84%) CFEngine
7 3 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.13%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.42%) Ansible
9 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 81 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 42 (29.79%) Citrix
3 34 (24.11%) Red Hat
4 31 (21.99%) NetApp
5 27 (19.15%) HP
6 25 (17.73%) Oracle
7 17 (12.06%) EMC
8 15 (10.64%) SAP
9 13 (9.22%) Veeam
10 12 (8.51%) Cisco
11 11 (7.80%) Dell
11 11 (7.80%) Google
12 10 (7.09%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (7.09%) Zoho
13 8 (5.67%) Sun
14 7 (4.96%) Hitachi
14 7 (4.96%) Apple
14 7 (4.96%) Red Gate
15 4 (2.84%) Symantec
15 4 (2.84%) SunGard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NST Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negoti
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago