The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 831 808 848
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +40
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 82 74 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.068% 0.041%
As % of the System Software category 0.66% 0.69% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 64 64 33
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,700 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +86.04%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12391 10770 11262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.58% 9.90% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10286 9172 9660
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 28 July 2014 within the UK.

VMware Workstation Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 26 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 28 July 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 -12 81 £50,000 +25.00% 5
London -39 57 £52,500 +31.25% 3
South East +22 19 £50,000 +56.25% 1
City of London +2 18 £52,500 +55.55%
Berkshire +18 9 £37,500 +22.95% 1
Bracknell +3 8 £37,500 +6.38%
Hampshire +8 5 £50,000 +66.66%
Surrey -5 5 £50,000 +56.25%
Southampton - 4 £50,000 -
Reigate - 3 £50,000 -
Dorset -1 2 £27,500 -21.42%
South West -13 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Wembley - 2 £31,750 -
North West +2 1 - -
Poole -10 1 - -
Reading - 1 - - 1
Warrington - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £27,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £28,000 -
Winchester - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 - 1
East of England - 1 - -

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 133 (100.00%) VMware
2 119 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (87.97%) Windows
4 106 (79.70%) Microsoft
5 83 (62.41%) Active Directory
6 74 (55.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 72 (54.14%) MS Exchange
8 67 (50.38%) VMware ESX
9 59 (44.36%) Finance
10 55 (41.35%) Degree
11 54 (40.60%) Windows 7
12 52 (39.10%) Linux
13 48 (36.09%) MS Office
13 48 (36.09%) PowerShell
14 40 (30.08%) Perl
15 38 (28.57%) MS Excel
16 37 (27.82%) Computer Science
17 36 (27.07%) Disaster Recovery
18 35 (26.32%) Software Packaging
19 33 (24.81%) Financial Institution
20 32 (24.06%) SQL Server
21 31 (23.31%) Firewall
22 29 (21.80%) DNS
23 27 (20.30%) Cisco
24 26 (19.55%) Microsoft Certification
25 25 (18.80%) DHCP
25 25 (18.80%) PhD
26 24 (18.05%) Citrix
26 24 (18.05%) Hedge funds
27 22 (16.54%) LAN

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 72 (54.14%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.53%) IIS
3 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.01%) Lync
7 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.75%) Apache
8 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (36.09%) MS Office
2 38 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (23.31%) Firewall
2 29 (21.80%) DNS
3 25 (18.80%) DHCP
4 22 (16.54%) LAN
4 22 (16.54%) WAN
5 17 (12.78%) SAN
5 17 (12.78%) TCP/IP
6 13 (9.77%) Wireless
7 12 (9.02%) VoIP
8 10 (7.52%) NAS
9 7 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (5.26%) SSL
10 6 (4.51%) Internet
11 5 (3.76%) Junos
11 5 (3.76%) IPsec
11 5 (3.76%) TACACS
12 4 (3.01%) VPN
13 3 (2.26%) tcpdump
13 3 (2.26%) Wireshark
13 3 (2.26%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.77%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.02%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (6.02%) AdminStudio
2 6 (4.51%) MSI
3 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.26%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (2.26%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
General
1 59 (44.36%) Finance
2 33 (24.81%) Financial Institution
3 11 (8.27%) Banking
4 10 (7.52%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.51%) German Language
6 4 (3.01%) Retail
6 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Advertising
8 1 (0.75%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.75%) French Language
8 1 (0.75%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (36.09%) Analyst
2 42 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 35 (26.32%) Graduate
3 35 (26.32%) IT Support
4 29 (21.80%) IT Support Analyst
5 24 (18.05%) Support Engineer
5 24 (18.05%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
5 24 (18.05%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 12 (9.02%) Junior
7 11 (8.27%) Junior Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Junior IT Support Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Junior Support Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Junior IT Support
8 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Technical Support
10 8 (6.02%) Applications Packager
10 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (6.02%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Technical Support Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.32%) Software Packaging
2 14 (10.53%) Application Packaging
3 6 (4.51%) .NET
4 4 (3.01%) WinForms
4 4 (3.01%) LAMP
5 3 (2.26%) XML
6 1 (0.75%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.75%) ActiveX
6 1 (0.75%) Swing
6 1 (0.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.75%) COM
6 1 (0.75%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.82%) Computer Science
2 24 (18.05%) Hedge funds
3 16 (12.03%) Clustering
4 5 (3.76%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.26%) BBC
5 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.26%) STB
5 3 (2.26%) PKI
5 3 (2.26%) DTV
6 2 (1.50%) Wiki
6 2 (1.50%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.75%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Handset
7 1 (0.75%) Physics
7 1 (0.75%) SCADA
7 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 117 (87.97%) Windows
2 74 (55.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (40.60%) Windows 7
4 52 (39.10%) Linux
5 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (9.77%) UNIX
8 10 (7.52%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.51%) Android
10 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.76%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.76%) Solaris
11 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.26%) AIX
12 2 (1.50%) VMS
12 2 (1.50%) SUSE
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.75%) CentOS
13 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (16.54%) ITIL
3 12 (9.02%) Service Management
4 9 (6.77%) ITSM
4 9 (6.77%) Validation
5 8 (6.02%) Migration
5 8 (6.02%) Change Control
5 8 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (5.26%) Investment Management
6 7 (5.26%) Time Management
6 7 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (5.26%) Change Management
6 7 (5.26%) Release Management
7 6 (4.51%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.51%) Asset Management
7 6 (4.51%) Security Management
7 6 (4.51%) Software Deployment
8 5 (3.76%) Integration Testing
8 5 (3.76%) Software Distribution
8 5 (3.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.09%) PowerShell
2 40 (30.08%) Perl
3 21 (15.79%) SQL
4 10 (7.52%) VB
5 9 (6.77%) VBScript
6 5 (3.76%) C++
7 4 (3.01%) C#
7 4 (3.01%) Python
8 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.50%) Java
9 2 (1.50%) PHP
9 2 (1.50%) C
9 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (41.35%) Degree
2 26 (19.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (18.80%) PhD
4 14 (10.53%) MCSA
5 13 (9.77%) MCP
5 13 (9.77%) MCSE
6 12 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (8.27%) CCNA
8 9 (6.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
9 7 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (5.26%) MCITP
9 7 (5.26%) MCDBA
10 4 (3.01%) CCNP
10 4 (3.01%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (2.26%) GIAC
11 3 (2.26%) ISTQB
11 3 (2.26%) CCIE
11 3 (2.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 119 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (62.41%) Active Directory
3 67 (50.38%) VMware ESX
4 11 (8.27%) Terminal Services
4 11 (8.27%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (6.02%) vSphere
6 6 (4.51%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.26%) XenServer
8 2 (1.50%) Snort
9 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.75%) Xsan
9 1 (0.75%) UAG
9 1 (0.75%) VMware GSX
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.75%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 20 (15.04%) SCCM
2 15 (11.28%) WSUS
3 9 (6.77%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.76%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (2.26%) SCOM
7 2 (1.50%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.50%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.50%) Cacti
8 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.75%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.75%) MOM
8 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) VMware
2 106 (79.70%) Microsoft
3 27 (20.30%) Cisco
4 24 (18.05%) Citrix
5 15 (11.28%) Symantec
6 12 (9.02%) Oracle
7 11 (8.27%) HP
8 10 (7.52%) NetApp
9 8 (6.02%) Apple
10 6 (4.51%) IBM
10 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.76%) F5
12 4 (3.01%) Juniper
12 4 (3.01%) Dell
12 4 (3.01%) Serena
12 4 (3.01%) Wind River
13 3 (2.26%) Fujitsu
13 3 (2.26%) EMC
13 3 (2.26%) Sun
13 3 (2.26%) Sophos
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