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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 16 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware 5 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.42% 3.61% 12.31%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 7.87% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 28
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
60 89 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 53.10% 45.88% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 67 110
Average salary £39,992 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.01% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 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 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) NetApp
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) MCSE
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Network Design
6 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) XenServer
6 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
7 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) McAfee
8 1 (11.11%) Dell

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) 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 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) FlexPod Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) Computacenter
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) EMC