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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Specialist
Rank 884 869 863
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 15 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.035% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.037% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 16
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +31.57%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015 within the UK.

VMware Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Specialist
Top 10 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 1 September 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 -3 15 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South East +11 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Surrey +10 7 £45,000 -5.26%
London -11 6 £70,000 +52.17% 1
City of London +33 5 - - 1
Hampshire +22 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Camberley - 1 £45,000 -

VMware Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (94.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (62.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (62.16%) Windows
4 18 (48.65%) ITIL
5 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (43.24%) vCloud
7 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (32.43%) MCSE
9 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
9 11 (29.73%) NetApp
9 11 (29.73%) Finance
9 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (27.03%) EMC
11 9 (24.32%) Dell
11 9 (24.32%) DNS
11 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
11 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (21.62%) DHCP
12 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
13 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (18.92%) SAN
13 7 (18.92%) Linux
13 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
13 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
14 6 (16.22%) SQL
14 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (16.22%) EqualLogic
14 6 (16.22%) 3PAR

VMware Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) Lync
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) DHCP
3 7 (18.92%) SAN
4 5 (13.51%) LAN
4 5 (13.51%) WAN
4 5 (13.51%) NAS
4 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.11%) VLAN
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Legal
3 4 (10.81%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) EqualLogic
2 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
3 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Server Hardening
4 3 (8.11%) Patch Management
4 3 (8.11%) Server Building
4 3 (8.11%) Change Management
4 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (32.43%) MCSE
4 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) VCP4
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.41%) MCP
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (94.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (43.24%) vCloud
3 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
4 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
5 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
6 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.41%) vSphere
8 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
2 3 (8.11%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) NetApp
3 10 (27.03%) EMC
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Dell
5 6 (16.22%) 3PAR
6 5 (13.51%) Trend Micro
6 5 (13.51%) Symantec
6 5 (13.51%) McAfee
6 5 (13.51%) HP
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle
9 2 (5.41%) Citrix
10 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.70%) Veeam
10 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.70%) F5
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