The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 172 185 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.50% 7.66% 9.56%
As % of the Vendors category 14.60% 14.93% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 134 148 181
Average salary £38,250 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.65% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
VMware
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1178 1239 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.35% 51.33% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 861 853 1018
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VMware Salary Trend in Reading

VMware
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

VMware Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 236 (71.52%) Windows
2 227 (68.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 177 (53.64%) Microsoft
4 128 (38.79%) Linux
5 125 (37.88%) Active Directory
6 119 (36.06%) Firewall
7 116 (35.15%) Hyper-V
8 113 (34.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 110 (33.33%) Cisco
10 98 (29.70%) TCP/IP
11 94 (28.48%) MS Excel
12 92 (27.88%) SQL
13 86 (26.06%) HP
14 78 (23.64%) SAN
15 76 (23.03%) Windows Server 2003
16 75 (22.73%) SQL Server
17 66 (20.00%) Data Centre
18 65 (19.70%) DNS
19 63 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
19 63 (19.09%) SCCM
20 62 (18.79%) Citrix
21 61 (18.48%) Oracle
22 56 (16.97%) Windows 7
23 55 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 55 (16.67%) MS Exchange
24 53 (16.06%) ITIL
24 53 (16.06%) LAN
25 51 (15.45%) SharePoint
25 51 (15.45%) Security Cleared
26 48 (14.55%) Load Balancing

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 55 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 51 (15.45%) SharePoint
3 47 (14.24%) IIS
4 31 (9.39%) Apache
5 30 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (7.58%) Lync
7 18 (5.45%) Lotus Domino
8 17 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (4.24%) Tomcat
10 12 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (3.64%) WebLogic
11 10 (3.03%) WebSphere
11 10 (3.03%) JBoss
12 8 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2000
14 5 (1.52%) nginx
14 5 (1.52%) OpenStack
15 4 (1.21%) Liferay
Applications
1 94 (28.48%) MS Excel
2 43 (13.03%) MS Office
3 11 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.61%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.30%) Office 365
2 26 (7.88%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (4.55%) SaaS
5 10 (3.03%) Mimecast
6 5 (1.52%) PaaS
7 4 (1.21%) IaaS
7 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.30%) Nimbula
9 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 119 (36.06%) Firewall
2 98 (29.70%) TCP/IP
3 78 (23.64%) SAN
4 65 (19.70%) DNS
5 53 (16.06%) LAN
6 45 (13.64%) VPN
7 42 (12.73%) MPLS
8 37 (11.21%) WAN
9 32 (9.70%) DHCP
10 28 (8.48%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (6.06%) SSL
12 17 (5.15%) VLAN
13 16 (4.85%) NAS
13 16 (4.85%) BGP
14 15 (4.55%) NetScreen
14 15 (4.55%) OSPF
14 15 (4.55%) Internet
15 13 (3.94%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (3.33%) SMTP
16 11 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.42%) MySQL
3 20 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.21%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.21%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.21%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.61%) DB2
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (2.12%) TestDirector
1 7 (2.12%) LoadRunner
1 7 (2.12%) Subversion
1 7 (2.12%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.21%) Maven
3 4 (1.21%) Log4j
3 4 (1.21%) MSI
3 4 (1.21%) Ant
3 4 (1.21%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.30%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
General
1 31 (9.39%) Telecoms
2 30 (9.09%) Marketing
3 17 (5.15%) Finance
4 14 (4.24%) Retail
4 14 (4.24%) Billing
5 12 (3.64%) Legal
6 8 (2.42%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.21%) Advertising
8 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (23.64%) Support Engineer
2 58 (17.58%) Architect
3 27 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (7.58%) Technical Support
5 23 (6.97%) 3rd Line Support
5 23 (6.97%) Technical Engineer
6 22 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
6 22 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 21 (6.36%) IT Support
7 21 (6.36%) Server Engineer
8 20 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
9 19 (5.76%) Administrator
10 18 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
10 18 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 16 (4.85%) Marketing Manager
12 16 (4.85%) Technical Architect
12 16 (4.85%) Senior Manager
13 15 (4.55%) Consultant
14 13 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.15%) LAMP
1 17 (5.15%) Software Packaging
2 10 (3.03%) Web Services
3 8 (2.42%) CGI
4 7 (2.12%) CSS
5 5 (1.52%) XML
5 5 (1.52%) HTML
6 4 (1.21%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.21%) Spring Integration
6 4 (1.21%) HTML5
6 4 (1.21%) REST
6 4 (1.21%) jQuery
6 4 (1.21%) Ajax
6 4 (1.21%) JSON
6 4 (1.21%) Spring
6 4 (1.21%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.21%) J2EE
6 4 (1.21%) XSD
6 4 (1.21%) XSL
6 4 (1.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.88%) Clustering
4 15 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 12 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.33%) N-Tier
7 10 (3.03%) Replication
8 9 (2.73%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.42%) GIS
9 8 (2.42%) Blackberry
9 8 (2.42%) Public Cloud
10 7 (2.12%) Enterprise Cloud
11 6 (1.82%) Statistics
11 6 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.52%) PKI
13 4 (1.21%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.21%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.61%) iPhone
14 2 (0.61%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 236 (71.52%) Windows
2 128 (38.79%) Linux
3 113 (34.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (23.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (16.97%) Windows 7
7 55 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (11.21%) UNIX
9 33 (10.00%) Windows XP
10 21 (6.36%) Windows 8
11 19 (5.76%) CentOS
12 16 (4.85%) Solaris
13 5 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.52%) SUSE
13 5 (1.52%) Debian
14 4 (1.21%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.21%) AIX
15 2 (0.61%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.61%) Android
15 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (16.06%) ITIL
2 48 (14.55%) Load Balancing
3 47 (14.24%) Migration
4 38 (11.52%) Project Management
5 29 (8.79%) Business Development
6 21 (6.36%) Project Planning
7 16 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (4.55%) SOA
8 15 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (4.24%) TOGAF
10 13 (3.94%) Incident Management
10 13 (3.94%) Change Control
11 12 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (3.03%) Network Management
12 10 (3.03%) Test Management
12 10 (3.03%) DoDAF
12 10 (3.03%) Validation
12 10 (3.03%) SABSA
12 10 (3.03%) Security Patching
13 9 (2.73%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 92 (27.88%) SQL
2 41 (12.42%) PowerShell
3 24 (7.27%) Perl
4 21 (6.36%) VBScript
5 18 (5.45%) PHP
6 15 (4.55%) VB
7 13 (3.94%) Python
8 8 (2.42%) Java
9 7 (2.12%) C
9 7 (2.12%) C#
9 7 (2.12%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.52%) Ruby
11 4 (1.21%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.21%) XPath
11 4 (1.21%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.21%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.21%) XQuery
12 2 (0.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 51 (15.45%) Security Cleared
2 38 (11.52%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (8.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (8.18%) SC Cleared
5 27 (8.18%) MCSE
6 26 (7.88%) CCNA
7 21 (6.36%) MCITP
8 20 (6.06%) Degree
9 12 (3.64%) Network+ Certification
9 12 (3.64%) MCP
9 12 (3.64%) CCNP
10 11 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (3.03%) A+ Certification
12 9 (2.73%) DV Cleared
13 7 (2.12%) MCSA
13 7 (2.12%) ISEB
13 7 (2.12%) Check Point Certification
14 6 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.24%) SLA
2 11 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (3.03%) COBIT
4 4 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.21%) QA
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 227 (68.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 125 (37.88%) Active Directory
3 116 (35.15%) Hyper-V
4 46 (13.94%) vSphere
5 35 (10.61%) VMware ESX
6 25 (7.58%) XenApp
7 24 (7.27%) Terminal Services
8 21 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (5.45%) vCloud
9 18 (5.45%) KVM
10 12 (3.64%) XenServer
11 11 (3.33%) XenDesktop
12 10 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 10 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (1.52%) Squid
13 5 (1.52%) qmail
14 3 (0.91%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.61%) Kamailio
15 2 (0.61%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 63 (19.09%) SCCM
2 19 (5.76%) WSUS
3 18 (5.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 16 (4.85%) Backup Exec
5 13 (3.94%) Nagios
6 10 (3.03%) Puppet
6 10 (3.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 8 (2.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (2.12%) NetBackup
8 7 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (1.82%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.21%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.21%) SCOM
10 4 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.21%) collectd
10 4 (1.21%) Graphite
11 3 (0.91%) logstash
11 3 (0.91%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 177 (53.64%) Microsoft
2 110 (33.33%) Cisco
3 86 (26.06%) HP
4 62 (18.79%) Citrix
5 61 (18.48%) Oracle
6 48 (14.55%) Red Hat
7 46 (13.94%) Juniper
8 35 (10.61%) Symantec
9 31 (9.39%) F5
10 30 (9.09%) Dell
11 25 (7.58%) EMC
11 25 (7.58%) IBM
12 23 (6.97%) 3PAR
13 21 (6.36%) NetApp
14 17 (5.15%) CheckPoint
15 11 (3.33%) Apple
15 11 (3.33%) Veritas
15 11 (3.33%) Veeam
16 10 (3.03%) Varonis
16 10 (3.03%) Zerto
Reading, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £26-30k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus plus other
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
AOMi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago