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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 22 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 5 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.68% 1.99% 9.83%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 4.26% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 17
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
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
85 94 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 62.50% 46.77% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58 71 88
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in the Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) NetApp
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) XenApp
5 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Network Design
6 3 (33.33%) XenServer
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) Dell
7 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
8 1 (11.11%) C

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) FlexPod Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) NCIE
2 1 (11.11%) VCP5
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (11.11%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Brocade