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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 28 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 170 204 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.66% 8.20% 8.00%
As % of the Vendors category 12.27% 14.45% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 121 171 141
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
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
1385 1412 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.23% 56.75% 46.20%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1033 784
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 280 (73.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 269 (70.42%) Windows
3 193 (50.52%) Microsoft
4 143 (37.43%) Citrix
5 137 (35.86%) Active Directory
6 116 (30.37%) Linux
7 107 (28.01%) Hyper-V
8 98 (25.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 97 (25.39%) Cisco
10 94 (24.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 88 (23.04%) SQL
12 80 (20.94%) HP
13 79 (20.68%) vSphere
14 72 (18.85%) Security Cleared
15 68 (17.80%) SC Cleared
15 68 (17.80%) XenApp
16 67 (17.54%) DNS
17 66 (17.28%) SAN
18 63 (16.49%) IIS
18 63 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
18 63 (16.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 62 (16.23%) MCSE
20 60 (15.71%) PowerShell
21 56 (14.66%) SQL Server
21 56 (14.66%) MS Exchange
21 56 (14.66%) TCP/IP
22 52 (13.61%) Firewall
23 51 (13.35%) MS Excel
23 51 (13.35%) Clustering
24 49 (12.83%) ITIL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 63 (16.49%) IIS
2 56 (14.66%) MS Exchange
3 48 (12.57%) SharePoint
4 45 (11.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (9.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (7.07%) Apache
8 26 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2000
10 16 (4.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (3.93%) Lotus Domino
12 12 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (2.62%) WebSphere
14 8 (2.09%) Lync
15 7 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (1.31%) OpenStack
17 4 (1.05%) ArcGIS
17 4 (1.05%) Tomcat
18 3 (0.79%) IBM Notes
18 3 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 51 (13.35%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.83%) SaaS
2 6 (1.57%) Office 365
3 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (17.54%) DNS
2 66 (17.28%) SAN
3 56 (14.66%) TCP/IP
4 52 (13.61%) Firewall
5 39 (10.21%) WAN
6 34 (8.90%) LAN
7 31 (8.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (5.76%) DHCP
10 18 (4.71%) NAS
11 17 (4.45%) WAAS
11 17 (4.45%) NetScaler
12 16 (4.19%) Internet
13 14 (3.66%) Wireshark
14 13 (3.40%) LTE
14 13 (3.40%) 4G
14 13 (3.40%) VoLTE
15 11 (2.88%) SMTP
16 9 (2.36%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (2.36%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.62%) MySQL
4 10 (2.62%) EDRMS
4 10 (2.62%) IDOL
5 4 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.79%) DB2
6 3 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.79%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.79%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.79%) Big Data
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (2.62%) LoadRunner
2 7 (1.83%) WebLOAD
2 7 (1.83%) AQtime
3 4 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.79%) MSI
5 1 (0.26%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
General
1 27 (7.07%) Telecoms
2 21 (5.50%) Finance
3 13 (3.40%) Multimedia
3 13 (3.40%) Spanish Language
4 9 (2.36%) Billing
5 8 (2.09%) French Language
5 8 (2.09%) German Language
5 8 (2.09%) Retail
6 6 (1.57%) Russian Language
7 5 (1.31%) Electronics
7 5 (1.31%) Publishing
7 5 (1.31%) Legal
8 4 (1.05%) Marketing
9 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (23.56%) Support Engineer
2 56 (14.66%) Architect
3 42 (10.99%) Consultant
4 41 (10.73%) Technical Support
5 40 (10.47%) Technical Engineer
6 39 (10.21%) Technical Support Engineer
7 29 (7.59%) Administrator
8 28 (7.33%) Linux Engineer
9 25 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (6.28%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (4.71%) Windows Engineer
12 17 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support
12 17 (4.45%) Junior
13 16 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 15 (3.93%) Virtualisation Architect
15 13 (3.40%) Integration Engineer
15 13 (3.40%) Wintel Consultant
16 12 (3.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
16 12 (3.14%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.83%) .NET
1 7 (1.83%) MAPI
2 6 (1.57%) HTML
3 5 (1.31%) XML
4 4 (1.05%) Web Services
4 4 (1.05%) Middleware
4 4 (1.05%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.79%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.79%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (0.79%) WSH
6 2 (0.52%) Flash
6 2 (0.52%) Worklight
6 2 (0.52%) LAMP
7 1 (0.26%) COM
7 1 (0.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.35%) Clustering
2 47 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.45%) Blackberry
4 15 (3.93%) Replication
5 13 (3.40%) PKI
5 13 (3.40%) Visualisation
6 12 (3.14%) FlexPod
7 11 (2.88%) Celerra
7 11 (2.88%) CLARiiON
8 8 (2.09%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.83%) Open Source
9 7 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.57%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.57%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.79%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.79%) HP StorageWorks
13 2 (0.52%) DTV
13 2 (0.52%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 269 (70.42%) Windows
2 116 (30.37%) Linux
3 98 (25.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 94 (24.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (12.83%) UNIX
6 39 (10.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (9.69%) Solaris
8 36 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (4.71%) Windows 7
10 10 (2.62%) AIX
11 8 (2.09%) SUSE
12 6 (1.57%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.31%) Debian
13 5 (1.31%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.05%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.05%) CentOS
14 4 (1.05%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.79%) VMS
15 3 (0.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (12.83%) ITIL
2 42 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (6.02%) Problem Management
4 21 (5.50%) Change Management
5 16 (4.19%) Test Management
5 16 (4.19%) Performance Monitoring
6 15 (3.93%) Server Monitoring
6 15 (3.93%) Change Control
6 15 (3.93%) CRM
7 14 (3.66%) Service Delivery
8 10 (2.62%) Project Management
8 10 (2.62%) Service Management
8 10 (2.62%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (2.36%) Data Management
9 9 (2.36%) Software Testing
9 9 (2.36%) Infrastructure Management
9 9 (2.36%) Mentoring
10 8 (2.09%) Performance Engineering
10 8 (2.09%) Test Scripting
11 7 (1.83%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 88 (23.04%) SQL
2 60 (15.71%) PowerShell
3 20 (5.24%) Perl
4 18 (4.71%) VBScript
5 15 (3.93%) C#
6 12 (3.14%) Python
7 11 (2.88%) VB
8 10 (2.62%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.09%) C
9 8 (2.09%) Ruby
10 7 (1.83%) C++
10 7 (1.83%) Java
11 6 (1.57%) PHP
12 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 72 (18.85%) Security Cleared
2 68 (17.80%) SC Cleared
3 63 (16.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 63 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 62 (16.23%) MCSE
5 39 (10.21%) DV Cleared
6 38 (9.95%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (9.69%) Citrix Certification
8 36 (9.42%) MCITP
9 32 (8.38%) CCA
10 28 (7.33%) VTSP
11 25 (6.54%) CCEE
11 25 (6.54%) Degree
12 24 (6.28%) CCNA
12 24 (6.28%) MCP
13 21 (5.50%) NCDA
13 21 (5.50%) NCIE
14 18 (4.71%) VCAP
15 17 (4.45%) CCEA
16 16 (4.19%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.45%) SLA
2 10 (2.62%) QA
3 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 280 (73.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (35.86%) Active Directory
3 107 (28.01%) Hyper-V
4 79 (20.68%) vSphere
5 68 (17.80%) XenApp
6 47 (12.30%) VMware ESX
7 37 (9.69%) XenDesktop
8 28 (7.33%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (6.54%) ISA Server
10 23 (6.02%) vCloud
11 18 (4.71%) Terminal Services
12 16 (4.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 13 (3.40%) Firmware
14 12 (3.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (2.62%) XenServer
16 6 (1.57%) Xen
17 5 (1.31%) IAG
17 5 (1.31%) UAG
18 3 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
18 3 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 45 (11.78%) NetBackup
1 45 (11.78%) SCCM
2 15 (3.93%) XenMobile
3 12 (3.14%) SCOM
3 12 (3.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 11 (2.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (2.62%) Backup Exec
5 10 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (2.36%) WSUS
7 6 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.31%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (1.05%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.79%) Legato
11 2 (0.52%) PureDisk
11 2 (0.52%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.26%) Plesk
Vendors
1 193 (50.52%) Microsoft
2 143 (37.43%) Citrix
3 97 (25.39%) Cisco
4 80 (20.94%) HP
5 42 (10.99%) Red Hat
6 41 (10.73%) EMC
7 39 (10.21%) NetApp
8 35 (9.16%) Oracle
9 25 (6.54%) IBM
10 19 (4.97%) Veritas
11 18 (4.71%) Symantec
11 18 (4.71%) 3PAR
12 15 (3.93%) F5
13 10 (2.62%) Meridio
13 10 (2.62%) Sun
14 9 (2.36%) AppSense
15 7 (1.83%) Hitachi
15 7 (1.83%) Dell
16 6 (1.57%) Juniper
16 6 (1.57%) CA
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, life
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Eden Lea
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
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Eden Lea
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
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Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 23 days ago