The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 815 802 816
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 90 71 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.067% 0.066%
As % of the System Software category 0.73% 0.67% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 59 68 51
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.23%

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
12350 10646 11981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.83% 10.00% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10263 9053 10277
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VMware Workstation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend

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

VMware Workstation Salary Trend in the UK

VMware Workstation
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

VMware Workstation Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Workstation
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 Workstation within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 0 90 £50,000 +25.00% 6
London +10 58 £52,500 +31.25% 4
South East +2 17 £50,000 +50.37% 1
City of London +25 16 £52,500 +31.25%
Berkshire +6 11 £37,500 +6.38%
Bracknell +6 9 £37,500 +6.38%
East of England -7 6 - -
Watford - 6 - -
Hertfordshire - 6 - -
Hampshire - 5 £50,000 -
Southampton - 5 £50,000 -
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £28,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £28,000 -
South West -34 3 £28,000 -41.20%
Sidcup - 3 £35,000 -
Dorset -2 2 £27,750 -20.71%
North West -16 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 £27,750 -
Warrington - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Surrey -14 1 £50,000 +50.37%
Wembley - 1 £33,500 -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation.

1 149 (100.00%) VMware
2 137 (91.95%) Windows
3 130 (87.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 125 (83.89%) Microsoft
5 93 (62.42%) Active Directory
6 85 (57.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 81 (54.36%) MS Exchange
8 73 (48.99%) VMware ESX
9 66 (44.30%) Windows 7
10 62 (41.61%) Finance
11 57 (38.26%) Degree
12 51 (34.23%) PowerShell
13 46 (30.87%) MS Office
13 46 (30.87%) Linux
14 42 (28.19%) MS Excel
14 42 (28.19%) DNS
14 42 (28.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 40 (26.85%) SQL Server
15 40 (26.85%) DHCP
16 35 (23.49%) Computer Science
17 34 (22.82%) Cisco
17 34 (22.82%) Financial Institution
18 33 (22.15%) Perl
18 33 (22.15%) ITIL
18 33 (22.15%) Microsoft Certification
18 33 (22.15%) Disaster Recovery
19 32 (21.48%) Citrix
20 31 (20.81%) Software Packaging
21 28 (18.79%) SCCM
22 27 (18.12%) LAN

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 81 (54.36%) MS Exchange
2 26 (17.45%) IIS
3 19 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (6.71%) Lync
6 9 (6.04%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.36%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.34%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.34%) Apache
11 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.67%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.67%) JCAPS
Applications
1 46 (30.87%) MS Office
2 42 (28.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.67%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.67%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (28.19%) DNS
2 40 (26.85%) DHCP
3 27 (18.12%) LAN
3 27 (18.12%) Firewall
4 26 (17.45%) WAN
5 23 (15.44%) TCP/IP
6 15 (10.07%) SAN
7 12 (8.05%) Wireless
8 11 (7.38%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (7.38%) NAS
9 9 (6.04%) Junos
10 8 (5.37%) VoIP
11 7 (4.70%) Internet
12 3 (2.01%) SSL
12 3 (2.01%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.01%) VLAN
13 2 (1.34%) Wireshark
13 2 (1.34%) WPA
13 2 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.37%) RDBMS
2 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) AdminStudio
2 10 (6.71%) LoadRunner
2 10 (6.71%) SilkPerformer
3 7 (4.70%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.36%) MSI
5 4 (2.68%) WinRunner
5 4 (2.68%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 62 (41.61%) Finance
2 34 (22.82%) Financial Institution
3 16 (10.74%) Retail
4 13 (8.72%) Banking
5 12 (8.05%) Investment Banking
6 11 (7.38%) Telecoms
7 6 (4.03%) Manufacturing
7 6 (4.03%) German Language
8 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.67%) French Language
8 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (33.56%) Analyst
2 46 (30.87%) Support Analyst
3 31 (20.81%) IT Support
4 27 (18.12%) Graduate
5 26 (17.45%) Support Engineer
6 23 (15.44%) IT Support Analyst
7 16 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (10.74%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 16 (10.74%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 13 (8.72%) Applications Packager
8 13 (8.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (6.71%) Technical Support Engineer
9 10 (6.71%) Technical Engineer
9 10 (6.71%) Technical Support
10 9 (6.04%) Team Leader
10 9 (6.04%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 8 (5.37%) Junior
12 7 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (4.70%) Junior Support Analyst
12 7 (4.70%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.81%) Software Packaging
2 20 (13.42%) Application Packaging
3 9 (6.04%) .NET
4 7 (4.70%) WinForms
5 1 (0.67%) HTML
5 1 (0.67%) COM
5 1 (0.67%) Web Services
5 1 (0.67%) XML
5 1 (0.67%) Swing
5 1 (0.67%) Middleware
5 1 (0.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.49%) Computer Science
2 26 (17.45%) Hedge funds
3 23 (15.44%) Clustering
4 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.04%) Blackberry
6 8 (5.37%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.03%) Handset
8 2 (1.34%) Replication
8 2 (1.34%) Wiki
8 2 (1.34%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.67%) Physics
9 1 (0.67%) STB
9 1 (0.67%) DTV
9 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.67%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 137 (91.95%) Windows
2 85 (57.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (44.30%) Windows 7
4 46 (30.87%) Linux
5 42 (28.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (17.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (13.42%) Windows XP
8 12 (8.05%) UNIX
9 11 (7.38%) Solaris
10 9 (6.04%) Android
10 9 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (5.37%) Windows 8
11 8 (5.37%) VMS
12 7 (4.70%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.34%) CentOS
13 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.67%) AIX
14 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.15%) ITIL
1 33 (22.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (10.74%) Service Management
2 16 (10.74%) Validation
2 16 (10.74%) Migration
3 12 (8.05%) Release Management
4 11 (7.38%) Change Management
5 10 (6.71%) Regression Testing
5 10 (6.71%) Test Management
5 10 (6.71%) Asset Management
5 10 (6.71%) Test Automation
5 10 (6.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (6.04%) Change Control
6 9 (6.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (6.04%) ITIL V3
6 9 (6.04%) Configuration Management
6 9 (6.04%) ITSM
7 8 (5.37%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (4.70%) UML
8 7 (4.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.23%) PowerShell
2 33 (22.15%) Perl
3 18 (12.08%) SQL
4 10 (6.71%) VBScript
5 9 (6.04%) VB
6 7 (4.70%) C#
6 7 (4.70%) C++
7 6 (4.03%) C
8 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.34%) Python
10 1 (0.67%) Java
10 1 (0.67%) PHP
10 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (38.26%) Degree
2 33 (22.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (14.09%) PhD
4 17 (11.41%) MCP
4 17 (11.41%) MCSE
4 17 (11.41%) MCSA
4 17 (11.41%) Security Cleared
5 14 (9.40%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (9.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (8.72%) CCNA
7 11 (7.38%) MCDBA
7 11 (7.38%) Network+ Certification
8 10 (6.71%) ISEB
8 10 (6.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (6.71%) ISTQB
9 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
10 6 (4.03%) MCITP
10 6 (4.03%) CCNP
11 2 (1.34%) CWNA
12 1 (0.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.34%) QA
System Software
1 130 (87.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (62.42%) Active Directory
3 73 (48.99%) VMware ESX
4 14 (9.40%) Terminal Services
4 14 (9.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (9.40%) vSphere
5 11 (7.38%) Hyper-V
6 10 (6.71%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.34%) Nmap
8 2 (1.34%) XenApp
8 2 (1.34%) XenServer
9 1 (0.67%) UAG
9 1 (0.67%) Xsan
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.67%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 28 (18.79%) SCCM
2 21 (14.09%) WSUS
3 15 (10.07%) NetBackup
4 12 (8.05%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (4.03%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.01%) SCOM
7 2 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.67%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.67%) MOM
8 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.67%) Nagios
8 1 (0.67%) AppManager
8 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.67%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) VMware
2 125 (83.89%) Microsoft
3 34 (22.82%) Cisco
4 32 (21.48%) Citrix
5 21 (14.09%) Symantec
6 17 (11.41%) NetApp
6 17 (11.41%) HP
7 13 (8.72%) Oracle
8 10 (6.71%) Fujitsu
9 7 (4.70%) Wind River
9 7 (4.70%) Serena
9 7 (4.70%) Apple
10 5 (3.36%) Dell
10 5 (3.36%) EMC
11 3 (2.01%) Juniper
11 3 (2.01%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.01%) Sophos
12 2 (1.34%) Brocade
12 2 (1.34%) Lotus
12 2 (1.34%) CheckPoint
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago