The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Ipswich region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 42 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 17 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.83% 8.31% 8.90%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 16.34% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 25
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Vendors Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
170 153 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 48.30% 50.83% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 121 136 105
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VMware
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Salary Trend in Ipswich

VMware
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Ipswich

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 23 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (75.86%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) Linux
5 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
5 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
6 8 (27.59%) Java
6 8 (27.59%) Oracle
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 8 (27.59%) Scrum
6 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (24.14%) Firewall
7 7 (24.14%) HP
8 6 (20.69%) SAN
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (20.69%) WCF
8 6 (20.69%) Office 365
9 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
9 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
9 5 (17.24%) NHibernate
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (17.24%) CentOS
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (17.24%) Apache
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
9 5 (17.24%) Citrix

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.79%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (13.79%) IIS
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.34%) Resin
4 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.90%) nginx
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) SAN
3 5 (17.24%) DNS
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.34%) HTTP
5 3 (10.34%) SMTP
6 2 (6.90%) DHCP
6 2 (6.90%) VPN
6 2 (6.90%) NAS
6 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
6 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.90%) tcpdump
7 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.45%) RIP
7 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (13.79%) OLAP
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (13.79%) NUnit
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
1 6 (20.69%) WCF
2 5 (17.24%) NHibernate
2 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) jQuery
3 4 (13.79%) LINQ
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.45%) Struts
6 1 (3.45%) JMS
6 1 (3.45%) JSP
6 1 (3.45%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
4 5 (17.24%) CentOS
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Debian
6 3 (10.34%) UNIX
7 2 (6.90%) AIX
7 2 (6.90%) Solaris
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Scrum
2 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
2 4 (13.79%) TDD
3 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) MVC
3 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) UML
4 1 (3.45%) OO
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) NFS
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) XenServer
5 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) Dell
5 4 (13.79%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) JBoss
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.45%) EMC