The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 28 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.69% 11.44% 10.23%
As % of the Vendors category 17.61% 20.45% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 31
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
VMware
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 264 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 55.02% 55.93% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 131 212 168
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VMware
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VMware
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 63 (87.50%) Windows
2 53 (73.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (63.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 43 (59.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 35 (48.61%) VMware ESX
8 33 (45.83%) Citrix
9 32 (44.44%) ITIL
10 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (38.89%) XenApp
12 27 (37.50%) Windows XP
13 26 (36.11%) DV Cleared
14 25 (34.72%) HP
15 22 (30.56%) MS Excel
15 22 (30.56%) Windows 2000
16 21 (29.17%) Internet
16 21 (29.17%) SC Cleared
16 21 (29.17%) Clustering
16 21 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
17 20 (27.78%) Windows 7
17 20 (27.78%) Service Delivery
18 19 (26.39%) Back Office
18 19 (26.39%) Linux
19 17 (23.61%) Python
19 17 (23.61%) Red Hat
19 17 (23.61%) CentOS
20 16 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 16 (22.22%) Software Testing
20 16 (22.22%) Derivative

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (2.78%) IIS
8 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Maximo
2 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.17%) Internet
2 12 (16.67%) DNS
3 9 (12.50%) LAN
3 9 (12.50%) WAN
3 9 (12.50%) DHCP
3 9 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 9 (12.50%) SAN
4 8 (11.11%) Firewall
5 5 (6.94%) Wireshark
5 5 (6.94%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.78%) VPN
7 2 (2.78%) RIP
7 2 (2.78%) NAS
7 2 (2.78%) IPsec
7 2 (2.78%) MPLS
7 2 (2.78%) OSPF
7 2 (2.78%) BGP
8 1 (1.39%) L2TP
8 1 (1.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Juju
General
1 19 (26.39%) Back Office
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 17 (23.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (22.22%) Administrator
3 16 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (18.06%) Server Specialist
4 13 (18.06%) Windows Server Specialist
5 6 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) VMware Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Citrix Support
9 1 (1.39%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Clustering
2 16 (22.22%) Derivative
3 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 63 (87.50%) Windows
2 53 (73.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (59.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 22 (30.56%) Windows 2000
7 20 (27.78%) Windows 7
8 19 (26.39%) Linux
9 17 (23.61%) CentOS
10 16 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (22.22%) UNIX
10 16 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.39%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) ITIL
2 20 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 16 (22.22%) Security Management
3 16 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 16 (22.22%) Open Source
3 16 (22.22%) Server Building
4 8 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.94%) Service Management
5 5 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL V2
7 2 (2.78%) Change Management
7 2 (2.78%) Change Control
8 1 (1.39%) Big Data Analytics
8 1 (1.39%) Data Analytics
8 1 (1.39%) Analytics
8 1 (1.39%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.39%) Kernel Tuning
8 1 (1.39%) Low Latency
8 1 (1.39%) Application Performance Management
8 1 (1.39%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) Python
2 16 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 16 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 16 (22.22%) Perl
3 13 (18.06%) VBScript
3 13 (18.06%) VB
4 6 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (36.11%) DV Cleared
3 21 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 16 (22.22%) RHCSA
4 16 (22.22%) RHCE
5 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (16.67%) MCSE
7 10 (13.89%) MCP
8 9 (12.50%) CCA
8 9 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.17%) CCNA
9 3 (4.17%) MCTS
9 3 (4.17%) MCITP
10 2 (2.78%) Degree
11 1 (1.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (63.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (48.61%) VMware ESX
3 28 (38.89%) XenApp
4 21 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 15 (20.83%) Hyper-V
7 10 (13.89%) vSphere
8 9 (12.50%) XenServer
8 9 (12.50%) XenDesktop
9 8 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (8.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 5 (6.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) Puppet
2 10 (13.89%) SCCM
3 8 (11.11%) SCOM
3 8 (11.11%) EdgeSight
4 6 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (8.33%) Tivoli
4 6 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.39%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 45 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.83%) Citrix
3 25 (34.72%) HP
4 17 (23.61%) Red Hat
5 16 (22.22%) Oracle
6 13 (18.06%) Cisco
7 8 (11.11%) IBM
7 8 (11.11%) AppSense
8 7 (9.72%) Intel
9 6 (8.33%) Symantec
10 5 (6.94%) SonicWALL
11 3 (4.17%) Veeam
12 2 (2.78%) Dell
12 2 (2.78%) Juniper
13 1 (1.39%) BMC
13 1 (1.39%) CA
13 1 (1.39%) NetApp
13 1 (1.39%) EMC
13 1 (1.39%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds