The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Server over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Server
Rank 796 810 773
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 100 71 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.065% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.78% 0.63% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 91 65 101
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -20.45%

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
12861 11277 11976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.28% 10.37% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10803 9490 10274
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Server
Salary Trend

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

VMware Server Salary Trend in the UK

VMware Server
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Server over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

VMware Server Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Server
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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 +22 99 £42,000 -11.57% 10
London +19 46 £53,500 +7.00% 2
South East +13 32 £34,000 -12.25% 2
Berkshire +10 15 £34,000 -2.85%
City of London +21 14 £57,500 +9.52%
Yorkshire -35 13 £42,000 +61.53% 3
West Yorkshire -25 12 £42,000 +61.53% 2
Surrey -2 9 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Bracknell - 7 £32,500 -
West Midlands -19 4 £28,728 -4.24% 1
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
Birmingham -13 3 £28,728 -4.24%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £22,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £24,000 - 1
Brighton - 3 £24,000 - 1
East of England -17 2 £45,250 -17.72% 1
Luton - 2 £45,250 - 1
High Wycombe - 2 £22,000 -
Woking - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £45,250 - 1
South Wales +8 1 £38,000 +16.92%
East Midlands +3 1 £30,000 +30.43%
Wales 0 1 £38,000 +16.92%
Staffordshire -9 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire -10 1 £37,500 -11.76%
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware Server 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 Server.

1 199 (99.50%) VMware
2 145 (72.50%) Windows
3 130 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 106 (53.00%) SAN
5 80 (40.00%) Cisco
6 71 (35.50%) Active Directory
7 69 (34.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (33.50%) HP
9 66 (33.00%) Microsoft
10 57 (28.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 56 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 54 (27.00%) MS Exchange
13 44 (22.00%) LAN
13 44 (22.00%) Firewall
13 44 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 43 (21.50%) ITIL
14 43 (21.50%) PowerShell
15 41 (20.50%) Change Management
16 39 (19.50%) NetApp
17 37 (18.50%) SLA
17 37 (18.50%) WAN
18 36 (18.00%) Linux
18 36 (18.00%) EMC
19 35 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
20 34 (17.00%) VMware ESXi
21 33 (16.50%) Citrix
21 33 (16.50%) SQL
22 32 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
22 32 (16.00%) vCloud
23 30 (15.00%) vSphere

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (27.00%) MS Exchange
2 32 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (7.50%) Lync
4 14 (7.00%) SharePoint
4 14 (7.00%) IIS
5 13 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.50%) Apache
9 2 (1.00%) TPMS
10 1 (0.50%) WorkSite
Applications
1 24 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.00%) SaaS
3 3 (1.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 106 (53.00%) SAN
2 44 (22.00%) Firewall
2 44 (22.00%) LAN
3 37 (18.50%) WAN
4 25 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 23 (11.50%) DNS
6 17 (8.50%) VLAN
6 17 (8.50%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (8.00%) VPN
8 15 (7.50%) DHCP
9 12 (6.00%) DMZ
10 10 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (4.50%) SSL
11 9 (4.50%) NAS
11 9 (4.50%) Junos
12 7 (3.50%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.00%) NetScaler
14 4 (2.00%) Internet
14 4 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.00%) MySQL
2 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (12.00%) Finance
2 10 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.00%) Retail
4 7 (3.50%) Legal
5 5 (2.50%) Banking
6 3 (1.50%) Law
6 3 (1.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
7 1 (0.50%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (19.50%) Support Engineer
2 26 (13.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (12.00%) Analyst
4 20 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 18 (9.00%) Server Engineer
6 16 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.50%) Consultant
7 15 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 14 (7.00%) VMware Specialist
8 14 (7.00%) VMware Engineer
9 13 (6.50%) Technical Specialist
10 12 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (6.00%) VMware Consultant
11 11 (5.50%) Network Engineer
11 11 (5.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 10 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
12 10 (5.00%) Systems Support
12 10 (5.00%) Administrator
12 10 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.00%) Client/Server
2 24 (12.00%) e-Health
3 22 (11.00%) Blackberry
4 12 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.50%) Replication
6 8 (4.00%) Clustering
7 6 (3.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.50%) CMDB
9 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.00%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.00%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.50%) DTV
11 1 (0.50%) NHS
11 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.50%) Statistics
11 1 (0.50%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 145 (72.50%) Windows
2 69 (34.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (18.00%) Linux
6 24 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 16 (8.00%) UNIX
8 10 (5.00%) Android
9 8 (4.00%) Windows 2000
10 7 (3.50%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.50%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.50%) Solaris
11 3 (1.50%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.00%) CentOS
12 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.50%) ITIL
2 41 (20.50%) Change Management
3 28 (14.00%) Capacity Management
4 26 (13.00%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (8.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (8.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (7.50%) Service Management
8 11 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (5.00%) ITIL V3
9 10 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.50%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.50%) Load Balancing
10 7 (3.50%) Change Control
11 6 (3.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (3.00%) Service Delivery
12 5 (2.50%) Migration
12 5 (2.50%) PRINCE2
13 4 (2.00%) Project Management
13 4 (2.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.50%) PowerShell
2 33 (16.50%) SQL
3 4 (2.00%) VB
4 3 (1.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.50%) R
5 1 (0.50%) Python
5 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.50%) VBScript
5 1 (0.50%) Perl
5 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (28.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 35 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (11.50%) MCSE
4 21 (10.50%) Degree
5 16 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (7.00%) CCNA
7 14 (7.00%) CCA
8 11 (5.50%) MCSA
8 11 (5.50%) MCITP
9 10 (5.00%) SC Cleared
9 10 (5.00%) Security Cleared
10 9 (4.50%) VCP5
11 8 (4.00%) MCP
11 8 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (3.50%) MCDST
13 6 (3.00%) CCNP
14 4 (2.00%) MCTS
15 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 1 (0.50%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (18.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 130 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (35.50%) Active Directory
3 34 (17.00%) VMware ESXi
4 32 (16.00%) vCloud
5 30 (15.00%) vSphere
6 29 (14.50%) VMware ESX
7 24 (12.00%) VMFS
8 20 (10.00%) Hyper-V
9 15 (7.50%) XenServer
10 13 (6.50%) XenApp
11 11 (5.50%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (3.00%) XenDesktop
13 4 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (1.50%) DFS Replication
15 2 (1.00%) Firmware
16 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
16 1 (0.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (11.50%) SCCM
2 15 (7.50%) NetBackup
3 11 (5.50%) SCOM
4 8 (4.00%) HP SIM
5 7 (3.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.50%) Puppet
6 3 (1.50%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.00%) WSUS
7 2 (1.00%) Nagios
7 2 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.50%) Cacti
8 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 199 (99.50%) VMware
2 80 (40.00%) Cisco
3 67 (33.50%) HP
4 66 (33.00%) Microsoft
5 39 (19.50%) NetApp
6 36 (18.00%) EMC
7 33 (16.50%) Citrix
8 26 (13.00%) CA
9 23 (11.50%) Juniper
10 10 (5.00%) IronPort
11 9 (4.50%) SolarWinds
12 8 (4.00%) Hitachi
12 8 (4.00%) Dell
12 8 (4.00%) 3PAR
13 7 (3.50%) Sun
13 7 (3.50%) Oracle
14 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
14 6 (3.00%) Symantec
15 5 (2.50%) Veeam
15 5 (2.50%) WatchGuard
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