The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Midlands region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 23 22 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1 11 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.74% 4.04% 22.99%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 7.48% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 60
Average salary - £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.25%
Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 147 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 34.07% 54.04% 71.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 108 163
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
England

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 11 July 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (25.00%) AppSense
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
4 2 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) CCA
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) CCEE
4 2 (25.00%) vCloud
4 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) FCoE
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) EMC Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) EMC Storage Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Technical Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Storage Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) CCA
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) CCEE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) vCloud
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) Computacenter
4 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
4 1 (12.50%) StorageTek
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco