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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Specialist
Rank 867 847 867
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 48 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.027% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.029% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 41
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £44,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,350 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

VMware Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Specialist
Top 27 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 30 September 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 -26 48 £48,750 +2.63% 5
London +4 27 £50,000 +5.82% 3
East of England -18 9 £45,000 -5.26% 1
City of London +23 8 £42,875 -31.40% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £43,500 -
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £45,000 -5.26%
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
York - 4 - -
South West -21 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Bedfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
Bedford - 3 £70,000 -
South East -13 2 £51,000 +7.36%
Devon -22 2 £54,000 +27.05%
Liverpool - 2 £64,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £64,000 -
North West - 2 £64,000 - 1
Surrey -4 1 £69,500 -
Hampshire -18 1 £32,500 -31.57%
West Yorkshire - 1 £43,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £43,500 -
Epsom - 1 £69,500 -
Exeter - 1 £63,000 -
Leeds - 1 £43,500 -
Swindon - 1 £43,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £32,500 -
Paddington - 1 £52,500 -

VMware Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 87 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (55.17%) HP
3 48 (55.17%) NetApp
4 46 (52.87%) Windows
5 43 (49.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 38 (43.68%) SAN
6 38 (43.68%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (40.23%) vSphere
8 31 (35.63%) EMC
8 31 (35.63%) ITIL
8 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
8 31 (35.63%) vCloud
9 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (32.18%) VMware ESX
11 25 (28.74%) Citrix
11 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (24.14%) Degree
13 21 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
14 20 (22.99%) Cisco
15 18 (20.69%) PowerShell
16 16 (18.39%) VMFS
16 16 (18.39%) Cloud Computing
16 16 (18.39%) Active Directory
16 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (17.24%) Client/Server
17 15 (17.24%) Project Management
17 15 (17.24%) Change Management
18 14 (16.09%) VMware Server

VMware Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 10 (11.49%) IIS
1 10 (11.49%) MS Exchange
1 10 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (9.20%) Apache
3 7 (8.05%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.05%) Lync
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (43.68%) SAN
2 12 (13.79%) DMZ
2 12 (13.79%) NAS
3 11 (12.64%) DNS
4 10 (11.49%) DHCP
5 4 (4.60%) VLAN
6 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.30%) LAN
6 2 (2.30%) WAN
7 1 (1.15%) VPN
7 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.30%) French Language
3 2 (2.30%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Client/Server
2 12 (13.79%) e-Health
3 11 (12.64%) Clustering
4 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.30%) FMCG
7 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.15%) Replication
8 1 (1.15%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (52.87%) Windows
2 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.79%) Linux
6 7 (8.05%) Debian
6 7 (8.05%) CentOS
6 7 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.60%) UNIX
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) ITIL
2 24 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (17.24%) Change Management
4 15 (17.24%) Project Management
5 14 (16.09%) Capacity Management
6 10 (11.49%) Performance Management
7 8 (9.20%) Migration
8 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.90%) B2B
10 5 (5.75%) Investment Management
10 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.30%) Line Management
11 2 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.30%) Business Transformation
11 2 (2.30%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.30%) Network Design
11 2 (2.30%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.30%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) PHP
3 1 (1.15%) SQL
3 1 (1.15%) Ruby
3 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (49.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (24.14%) Degree
3 10 (11.49%) MCSE
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.75%) VCP5
5 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.30%) VCAP
8 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (43.68%) VMware ESXi
3 35 (40.23%) vSphere
4 31 (35.63%) vCloud
5 28 (32.18%) VMware ESX
6 16 (18.39%) Active Directory
6 16 (18.39%) VMFS
7 14 (16.09%) VMware Server
8 9 (10.34%) XenApp
9 8 (9.20%) XenDesktop
10 7 (8.05%) XenServer
11 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
12 2 (2.30%) ISA Server
12 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) SCOM
2 8 (9.20%) Puppet
2 8 (9.20%) WSUS
3 4 (4.60%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.45%) SCCM
4 3 (3.45%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.30%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.30%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (55.17%) NetApp
2 48 (55.17%) HP
3 31 (35.63%) EMC
3 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
4 25 (28.74%) Citrix
5 20 (22.99%) Cisco
6 12 (13.79%) CA
7 8 (9.20%) IBM
7 8 (9.20%) Altiris
8 7 (8.05%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.90%) AppSense
9 6 (6.90%) Brocade
10 5 (5.75%) Veeam
11 4 (4.60%) BMC
12 3 (3.45%) 3PAR
13 2 (2.30%) Isilon
13 2 (2.30%) Dell
13 2 (2.30%) Websense
14 1 (1.15%) Symantec
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