The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 36 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.49% 1.41% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 4.26% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
VMware
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
131 47 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 63.59% 33.10% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 107 35 118
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

VMware
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

VMware Salary Trend in the Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) PABX
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) XMPP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (40.00%) VXML
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) PABX
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) VXML
1 2 (40.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix
1 1 (20.00%) Celerra
1 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (20.00%) SRDF
2 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (20.00%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle