The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Specialist
Rank 858 869 805
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 17 9 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.008% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.009% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 62
Average salary £46,500 £41,250 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VMware Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Specialist
Salary Trend

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

VMware Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

VMware Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Specialist over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

VMware Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Specialist
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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
(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 +10 17 £46,500 +12.72% 4
London +30 7 £40,348 +6.17% 3
Manchester +9 5 £33,000 -22.35%
North West 0 5 £33,000 -22.35%
South East -15 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
City of London +10 3 £40,348 +7.59%
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £55,000 -

VMware Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited VMware Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (78.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (58.18%) vSphere
3 32 (58.18%) Windows
4 26 (47.27%) Cisco
4 26 (47.27%) Citrix
4 26 (47.27%) NetApp
5 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 21 (38.18%) HP
6 21 (38.18%) ITIL
6 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (38.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (25.45%) SAN
10 13 (23.64%) EMC
10 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
10 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (23.64%) XenApp
11 12 (21.82%) vCloud
11 12 (21.82%) Finance
12 10 (18.18%) AppSense
13 9 (16.36%) Linux
13 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
14 8 (14.55%) Clustering
15 7 (12.73%) Migration
15 7 (12.73%) FMCG
15 7 (12.73%) NAS
16 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
16 6 (10.91%) Veeam

VMware Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited VMware Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) SAN
2 7 (12.73%) NAS
3 4 (7.27%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) DNS
4 3 (5.45%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) VPN
5 1 (1.82%) LAN
5 1 (1.82%) VLAN
5 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) French Language
2 2 (3.64%) Spanish Language
2 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Clustering
2 7 (12.73%) FMCG
3 3 (5.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.36%) Linux
6 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.27%) CentOS
7 4 (7.27%) Debian
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Migration
3 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (9.09%) Change Management
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 4 (7.27%) B2B
6 3 (5.45%) Operations Management
6 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.64%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.82%) Workflow
8 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) C
2 1 (1.82%) Perl
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.91%) MCSE
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.45%) CCNA
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) VCP5
4 3 (5.45%) VCAP
5 2 (3.64%) VCP4
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (78.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (58.18%) vSphere
3 20 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
4 13 (23.64%) XenApp
5 12 (21.82%) vCloud
6 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
7 4 (7.27%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.64%) XenServer
8 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.64%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) WSUS
2 5 (9.09%) SCOM
3 4 (7.27%) HP SIM
3 4 (7.27%) Puppet
3 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.64%) SCCM
4 2 (3.64%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (3.64%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (47.27%) Cisco
2 26 (47.27%) Citrix
2 26 (47.27%) NetApp
3 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.18%) HP
5 13 (23.64%) EMC
6 10 (18.18%) AppSense
7 6 (10.91%) Veeam
7 6 (10.91%) Altiris
8 5 (9.09%) Oracle
9 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.27%) Brocade
9 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.27%) BMC
10 3 (5.45%) Websense
10 3 (5.45%) Isilon
11 2 (3.64%) Dell
11 2 (3.64%) IBM
12 1 (1.82%) Juniper
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