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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 30 38 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Permanent jobs citing VMware 12 16 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.31% 4.97% 17.34%
As % of the Vendors category 11.65% 12.70% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 59
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Vendors Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
103 126 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 45.58% 39.13% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87 118 172
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 1 August 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Ipswich

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 24 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
5 13 (43.33%) Firewall
6 11 (36.67%) SAN
7 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 9 (30.00%) Linux
8 9 (30.00%) DNS
9 8 (26.67%) Citrix
9 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
9 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 8 (26.67%) NAS
10 7 (23.33%) IIS
10 7 (23.33%) SLA
10 7 (23.33%) Cisco
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.00%) DHCP
11 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (20.00%) Office 365
12 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
12 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (16.67%) WAN
12 5 (16.67%) LAN
12 5 (16.67%) SQL
12 5 (16.67%) ITIL
12 5 (16.67%) HP
13 4 (13.33%) Middleware

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) IIS
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.67%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) SAN
3 9 (30.00%) DNS
4 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 8 (26.67%) NAS
5 6 (20.00%) DHCP
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
7 3 (10.00%) SMTP
7 3 (10.00%) HTTP
8 2 (6.67%) VPN
8 2 (6.67%) VoIP
8 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
8 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
8 2 (6.67%) tcpdump
9 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.33%) RIP
9 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) WSH
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Debian
3 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Benchmarking
3 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
3 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.33%) SIEM
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) XQuery
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) XenApp
4 3 (10.00%) NFS
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
5 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
1 2 (6.67%) HAProxy
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Dell
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint