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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank - - 859
Permanent jobs citing VMFS 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.015%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000

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
12670 10747 10826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.99% 10.34% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10761 8905 9216
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (33.33%) e-Health
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management

VMFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CA