The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 16 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 3 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.33% 18.42% 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 7.50% 36.84% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 12
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +41.60%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
VMware
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 38 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 44.44% 50.00% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 49
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,683 £30,000 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,370 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

VMware
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

VMware Salary Trend in Chelmsford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) SAN
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) UNIX
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Xen
5 4 (30.77%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) vCloud
6 3 (23.08%) VCP5
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) LAN
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) HP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) ADSL
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (23.08%) VCP5
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Xen
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) vCloud
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ZENworks
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
5 1 (7.69%) GFI Software
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec