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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Specialist
Rank 857 847 858
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 45 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.027% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.029% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 36
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.94% -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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

VMware Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Specialist
Top 25 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 19 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
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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 -4 44 £48,750 +2.63% 6
London -17 24 £47,500 - 3
East of England -27 9 £45,000 -5.26% 1
City of London +8 7 £40,750 -34.80% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 5 - -
York - 5 - -
Cambridgeshire -6 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Bedfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
Bedford - 3 £70,000 -
South East -13 2 £51,000 -
Devon -20 2 £54,000 +27.05%
South West -26 2 £54,000 +27.05%
Merseyside - 2 £64,000 -
North West - 2 £64,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £64,000 -
Surrey +1 1 £69,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
Livingston - 1 £50,000 -
Epsom - 1 £69,500 -
Exeter - 1 £63,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £32,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -

VMware Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 80 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (77.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (56.25%) NetApp
4 43 (53.75%) HP
5 40 (50.00%) Windows
6 39 (48.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 36 (45.00%) SAN
8 35 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (41.25%) vSphere
10 29 (36.25%) vCloud
11 28 (35.00%) ITIL
11 28 (35.00%) EMC
12 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
13 25 (31.25%) Citrix
13 25 (31.25%) VMware ESX
14 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
15 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (26.25%) Degree
16 21 (26.25%) Capacity Planning
17 17 (21.25%) PowerShell
18 16 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
18 16 (20.00%) VMFS
18 16 (20.00%) Cisco
19 15 (18.75%) Client/Server
19 15 (18.75%) Change Management
20 14 (17.50%) Project Management
20 14 (17.50%) VMware Server
20 14 (17.50%) Capacity Management
21 13 (16.25%) SLA

VMware Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
1 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (10.00%) IIS
2 8 (10.00%) Apache
3 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.75%) Lync
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (45.00%) SAN
2 12 (15.00%) DMZ
3 11 (13.75%) NAS
4 10 (12.50%) DNS
5 9 (11.25%) DHCP
6 4 (5.00%) VLAN
7 2 (2.50%) LAN
7 2 (2.50%) WAN
8 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.25%) VPN
8 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) MySQL
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Advertising
3 2 (2.50%) French Language
3 2 (2.50%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 12 (15.00%) e-Health
3 11 (13.75%) Clustering
4 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.50%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.50%) FMCG
7 2 (2.50%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.75%) Linux
4 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.50%) Debian
5 6 (7.50%) CentOS
5 6 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.00%) UNIX
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) ITIL
2 24 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (26.25%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (18.75%) Change Management
5 14 (17.50%) Project Management
5 14 (17.50%) Capacity Management
6 10 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 7 (8.75%) Problem Management
7 7 (8.75%) Migration
8 5 (6.25%) B2B
8 5 (6.25%) Investment Management
8 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.50%) Line Management
10 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.50%) Network Design
10 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.25%) Operations Management
11 1 (1.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (1.25%) PHP
3 1 (1.25%) SQL
3 1 (1.25%) Ruby
3 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (48.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (26.25%) Degree
3 7 (8.75%) MCSE
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.25%) VCP5
5 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) CCNA
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (77.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
3 33 (41.25%) vSphere
4 29 (36.25%) vCloud
5 25 (31.25%) VMware ESX
6 16 (20.00%) VMFS
7 14 (17.50%) VMware Server
8 12 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (11.25%) XenApp
10 8 (10.00%) XenDesktop
11 7 (8.75%) XenServer
12 5 (6.25%) Hyper-V
13 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) SCOM
2 8 (10.00%) WSUS
3 7 (8.75%) Puppet
4 3 (3.75%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.50%) SCCM
5 2 (2.50%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (56.25%) NetApp
3 43 (53.75%) HP
4 28 (35.00%) EMC
5 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
6 25 (31.25%) Citrix
7 16 (20.00%) Cisco
8 12 (15.00%) CA
9 8 (10.00%) Altiris
10 7 (8.75%) IBM
11 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
11 6 (7.50%) AppSense
12 5 (6.25%) Brocade
13 3 (3.75%) Veeam
14 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
15 1 (1.25%) Isilon
15 1 (1.25%) Symantec
15 1 (1.25%) Websense
15 1 (1.25%) BMC
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