The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 54 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 31 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.01% 3.88% 5.61%
As % of the Vendors category 9.81% 8.74% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 35
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,310 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £42,500 £55,000
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
316 366 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 40.88% 44.42% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 272 304 219
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -15.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VMware
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VMware Salary Trend in the North East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in the North East

VMware
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 29 £27,500 -9.83% 1
Durham - 2 £52,500 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 45 (69.23%) Windows
1 45 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (50.77%) Active Directory
3 24 (36.92%) Cisco
4 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (32.31%) MS Exchange
6 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
8 17 (26.15%) Firewall
9 16 (24.62%) UNIX
9 16 (24.62%) Hyper-V
10 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
11 14 (21.54%) Linux
11 14 (21.54%) WAN
11 14 (21.54%) SAN
12 13 (20.00%) LAN
12 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
13 12 (18.46%) DNS
14 11 (16.92%) VMware ESX
14 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (15.38%) Citrix
15 10 (15.38%) DHCP
16 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
16 9 (13.85%) SLA
16 9 (13.85%) Network Security
17 8 (12.31%) Windows 7

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 21 (32.31%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.15%) Lync
6 4 (6.15%) IIS
7 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.54%) Apache
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) Firewall
2 14 (21.54%) WAN
2 14 (21.54%) SAN
3 13 (20.00%) LAN
4 12 (18.46%) DNS
5 10 (15.38%) DHCP
6 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.85%) Network Security
7 7 (10.77%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (9.23%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (7.69%) VoIP
9 5 (7.69%) NAS
9 5 (7.69%) VLAN
10 4 (6.15%) iSCSI
10 4 (6.15%) VPN
10 4 (6.15%) MPLS
10 4 (6.15%) OSPF
10 4 (6.15%) BGP
11 3 (4.62%) IPsec
11 3 (4.62%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Italian Language
2 3 (4.62%) French Language
2 3 (4.62%) German Language
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Hebrew Language
3 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Administrator
2 11 (16.92%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Technician
5 7 (10.77%) Field Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) IT Technician
7 5 (7.69%) Senior IT Technician
8 4 (6.15%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Service Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Systems Support
9 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.62%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) SAN Storage Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
1 1 (1.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) EMC VNX
2 4 (6.15%) Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (69.23%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (24.62%) UNIX
5 14 (21.54%) Linux
6 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
7 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
7 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.54%) CentOS
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.31%) Project Management
1 8 (12.31%) ITIL
2 7 (10.77%) Test Management
3 6 (9.23%) Network Security Management
3 6 (9.23%) Security Management
3 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.15%) Change Management
5 3 (4.62%) Network Design
5 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.62%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.08%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.54%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.54%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.54%) Service Management
7 1 (1.54%) Migration
7 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.54%) ITSM
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) Ruby
3 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.54%) Perl
3 1 (1.54%) Python
3 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.23%) CCNA
3 4 (6.15%) MCSE
3 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.62%) JNCIS
4 3 (4.62%) CCSP
4 3 (4.62%) CCNP
4 3 (4.62%) CCDP
4 3 (4.62%) MCSA
4 3 (4.62%) MCP
4 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) MCITP
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (50.77%) Active Directory
3 16 (24.62%) Hyper-V
4 11 (16.92%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.69%) vSphere
5 5 (7.69%) XenApp
6 4 (6.15%) NFS
7 3 (4.62%) XenServer
8 1 (1.54%) Firmware
8 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
3 1 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Cisco
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.38%) Citrix
4 7 (10.77%) EMC
5 6 (9.23%) NetApp
6 4 (6.15%) WatchGuard
6 4 (6.15%) HP
7 3 (4.62%) Symantec
7 3 (4.62%) F5
8 2 (3.08%) Dell
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) Convergys
9 1 (1.54%) BT
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.54%) Apple
9 1 (1.54%) Intel
9 1 (1.54%) Juniper
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle
9 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.54%) Draytek