The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 29 40 9
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs citing VMware 12 7 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.15% 2.40% 14.39%
As % of the Vendors category 10.81% 5.43% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 58
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
VMware
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 129 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 47.64% 44.18% 49.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 125 193
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 £24,100 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Ipswich

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 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 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 17 (62.96%) Firewall
4 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
5 14 (51.85%) SAN
6 12 (44.44%) NAS
7 11 (40.74%) IIS
8 10 (37.04%) Citrix
8 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
9 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (33.33%) DNS
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 9 (33.33%) Linux
9 9 (33.33%) LAN
9 9 (33.33%) WAN
10 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
10 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 8 (29.63%) Middleware
10 8 (29.63%) Benchmarking
10 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (29.63%) Identity Management
10 8 (29.63%) Finance
10 8 (29.63%) Clustering
10 8 (29.63%) Asset Management
10 8 (29.63%) SIEM
11 6 (22.22%) DHCP
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
12 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 11 (40.74%) IIS
2 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.41%) nginx
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) SAN
3 12 (44.44%) NAS
4 9 (33.33%) DNS
4 9 (33.33%) LAN
4 9 (33.33%) WAN
5 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
6 6 (22.22%) DHCP
7 3 (11.11%) HTTP
7 3 (11.11%) SMTP
8 2 (7.41%) VoIP
8 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 2 (7.41%) tcpdump
8 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
8 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.70%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) OLTP
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Architect
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
7 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) WSH
4 1 (3.70%) COM
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Debian
3 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) VMS
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
2 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (29.63%) SIEM
3 8 (29.63%) Benchmarking
3 8 (29.63%) Identity Management
3 8 (29.63%) Asset Management
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) XQuery
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) MCTS
2 2 (7.41%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.11%) NFS
5 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
1 2 (7.41%) SCOM
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) HP