The table below looks at the statistics for VMFS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMFS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank 872 902 879
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMFS 1 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.008% 0.14% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 6
Average salary £50,000 £63,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £63,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +40.00%

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
12072 12318 10812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.43% 10.42% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9976 10413 9162
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

VMFS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMFS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMFS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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
England +30 1 £50,000 -20.63%
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
South East - 1 £50,000 -

VMFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VMFS 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 VMFS.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCSA
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing

VMFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VMFS 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 VMFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) SCSA
1 1 (100.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware