The table below looks at the statistics for VMFS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMFS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank - 980 974
Permanent jobs citing VMFS 0 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.023%
As % of the System Software category - 0.008% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 23
Median salary - £50,000 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.63%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £63,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12304 12546 13214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.56% 11.44% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10449 10383 10960
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

VMFS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VMFS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMFS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMFS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMFS within the UK.

VMFS Salary Trend in the UK

VMFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing VMFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VMFS.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) WLAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) 802.11
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 5 (100.00%) Mitel
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 5 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VMFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 802.11
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (100.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Resource Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) SnapMirror
1 5 (100.00%) SnapVault
1 5 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Meraki
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Mitel
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) WatchGuard