The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 17 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 21 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.68% 10.26% 8.98%
As % of the Vendors category 18.42% 21.83% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 42
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £45,000 £41,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
VMware
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
114 142 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 52.53% 47.02% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 99 133 210
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VMware
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VMware Salary Trend in Luton

VMware
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Luton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (47.50%) Citrix
4 16 (40.00%) Cisco
5 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) SAN
5 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (25.00%) ITIL
7 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (25.00%) Migration
7 10 (25.00%) Clustering
7 10 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (22.50%) VCP5
8 9 (22.50%) DNS
8 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
8 9 (22.50%) DHCP
9 8 (20.00%) Linux
9 8 (20.00%) HP
10 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
10 7 (17.50%) IIS
10 7 (17.50%) iSCSI
10 7 (17.50%) SaaS
11 6 (15.00%) vSphere
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) IIS
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.50%) Apache
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) SAN
2 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (22.50%) DHCP
3 9 (22.50%) DNS
4 7 (17.50%) iSCSI
5 5 (12.50%) NAS
6 3 (7.50%) Internet
7 2 (5.00%) DMZ
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) WAN
7 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.50%) VLAN
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.50%) SMTP
8 1 (2.50%) ADSL
8 1 (2.50%) LAN
8 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Server Support
1 6 (15.00%) Support Specialist
1 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Administrator
2 4 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (10.00%) DBA
2 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (7.50%) Desktop Manager
3 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Server Specialist
3 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (7.50%) Server Support Specialist
3 3 (7.50%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Sales Executive
4 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) IT Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
1 10 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (15.00%) ERP
2 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (10.00%) Database Security
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Business Development
4 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (22.50%) VCP5
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.50%) MCTS
3 5 (12.50%) MCITP
4 4 (10.00%) MCSE
4 4 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) CCNP
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCA
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
4 6 (15.00%) vSphere
5 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Server
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.50%) XenApp
6 2 (5.00%) XenServer
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (5.00%) VMFS
7 1 (2.50%) Xen
7 1 (2.50%) Firmware
7 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
1 4 (10.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Citrix
2 16 (40.00%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (15.00%) Dell
6 5 (12.50%) NetApp
7 4 (10.00%) Lumesse
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle
8 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint