The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Consultant
Rank 884 874 834
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 11 25 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.023% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.024% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 54
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+27.50% +2.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VMware Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Consultant
Salary Trend

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

VMware Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

VMware Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Consultant over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 within the UK.

VMware Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Consultant
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 11 £60,000 +20.00% 4
London +26 6 £52,500 -4.54% 3
City of London - 3 £52,500 -
Berkshire +6 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Reading +5 2 £65,000 +44.44%
South East -3 2 £65,000 +26.82%
North West -19 2 £66,250 +32.50%
Manchester -23 2 £66,250 +32.50%
West Midlands -6 1 - -
Birmingham -11 1 - -
East of England -22 1 £62,500 +19.04%
Watford - 1 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £62,500 -

VMware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited VMware Consultant in their job title 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 with VMware Consultant in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (68.75%) NetApp
4 28 (58.33%) HP
5 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 26 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (45.83%) Migration
8 21 (43.75%) Windows
8 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
9 19 (39.58%) Citrix
10 18 (37.50%) SAN
11 17 (35.42%) VMware ESX
12 16 (33.33%) EMC
12 16 (33.33%) XenApp
12 16 (33.33%) vSphere
13 15 (31.25%) XenServer
13 15 (31.25%) XenDesktop
13 15 (31.25%) ITIL
14 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
14 14 (29.17%) 3PAR
15 13 (27.08%) Cisco
16 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
16 12 (25.00%) VPN
17 11 (22.92%) DNS
17 11 (22.92%) DHCP
17 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
17 11 (22.92%) LAN
17 11 (22.92%) WAN
17 11 (22.92%) vCloud
17 11 (22.92%) Performance Tuning

VMware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited VMware Consultant in their job title 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 with VMware Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) SAN
2 12 (25.00%) VPN
3 11 (22.92%) DNS
3 11 (22.92%) LAN
3 11 (22.92%) WAN
3 11 (22.92%) DHCP
3 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) French Language
2 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.33%) e-Health
3 3 (6.25%) FlexPod
4 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
3 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Migration
2 15 (31.25%) ITIL
3 11 (22.92%) Operations Management
3 11 (22.92%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (16.67%) Change Management
6 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
6 5 (10.42%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.17%) Project Management
9 2 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (2.08%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (2.08%) Use Case
10 1 (2.08%) Service Management
10 1 (2.08%) Validation
10 1 (2.08%) BCP
10 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (12.50%) VCP5
3 5 (10.42%) NCIE
4 4 (8.33%) NCDA
4 4 (8.33%) MCITP
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) MCSE
6 2 (4.17%) CCNA
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.08%) VCAP
7 1 (2.08%) VTSP
7 1 (2.08%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 17 (35.42%) VMware ESX
4 16 (33.33%) XenApp
4 16 (33.33%) vSphere
5 15 (31.25%) XenServer
5 15 (31.25%) XenDesktop
6 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (22.92%) vCloud
8 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (8.33%) VMware Server
9 4 (8.33%) VMFS
10 3 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (4.17%) Xen
12 1 (2.08%) MetaFrame
12 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
12 1 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (68.75%) NetApp
3 28 (58.33%) HP
4 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 19 (39.58%) Citrix
6 16 (33.33%) EMC
7 14 (29.17%) 3PAR
8 13 (27.08%) Cisco
9 11 (22.92%) PlateSpin
10 9 (18.75%) Dell
11 8 (16.67%) FalconStor
12 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
13 5 (10.42%) Veeam
14 4 (8.33%) CA
15 1 (2.08%) IBM
15 1 (2.08%) Altiris