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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 811 786 843
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +57
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 69 93 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.086% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.83% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 52 80 36
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £25,850 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £28,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.11%

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
13219 11265 11513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.96% 10.45% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11198 9313 9891
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

VMware Workstation Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 28 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 24 December 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 -24 67 £40,000 +14.28% 10
London -21 46 £37,000 +5.71% 9
South East -10 13 £57,500 +105.35%
Havant +2 6 £57,500 +155.55%
Hampshire -16 6 £57,500 +155.55%
Surrey -2 5 £55,000 +96.42%
City of London +15 4 £50,000 - 4
Leatherhead - 4 £60,000 -
East Midlands +21 3 £19,500 -15.21%
South West -8 3 £30,000 -
Derby - 3 £19,500 -
Tewkesbury - 3 £30,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 £19,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £30,000 -
Wales +9 2 £35,000 +11.11% 1
South Wales +5 2 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire +4 2 £28,000 -49.09%
Torfaen -5 2 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Cwmbran -5 2 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Maidenhead +5 1 £28,000 -
Halifax -3 1 - -
West Yorkshire -4 1 - -
East of England -21 1 £42,000 +40.00%
Yorkshire -22 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,000 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £42,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £35,000 -

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 155 (100.00%) VMware
2 143 (92.26%) Windows
3 125 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 112 (72.26%) Microsoft
5 99 (63.87%) Active Directory
6 86 (55.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (48.39%) MS Exchange
8 74 (47.74%) Windows 7
9 64 (41.29%) PowerShell
10 63 (40.65%) Finance
11 58 (37.42%) VMware ESX
12 55 (35.48%) Linux
13 50 (32.26%) Degree
14 49 (31.61%) MS Office
15 47 (30.32%) DNS
16 45 (29.03%) ITIL
16 45 (29.03%) DHCP
16 45 (29.03%) Citrix
16 45 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
17 44 (28.39%) MS Excel
18 43 (27.74%) Windows Server 2003
19 41 (26.45%) Perl
20 40 (25.81%) SQL Server
21 38 (24.52%) Financial Institution
22 34 (21.94%) SCCM
23 33 (21.29%) Computer Science
23 33 (21.29%) Software Packaging
24 32 (20.65%) Cisco
25 31 (20.00%) IIS
26 30 (19.35%) TCP/IP

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 75 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 31 (20.00%) IIS
3 23 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.39%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.45%) Apache
6 8 (5.16%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.52%) Lync
7 7 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.29%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.29%) JCAPS
9 2 (1.29%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (31.61%) MS Office
2 44 (28.39%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.10%) Office 365
2 5 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.29%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (30.32%) DNS
2 45 (29.03%) DHCP
3 30 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 26 (16.77%) Firewall
5 23 (14.84%) LAN
6 19 (12.26%) WAN
7 18 (11.61%) VPN
8 13 (8.39%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (7.10%) NAS
10 10 (6.45%) Internet
11 9 (5.81%) SAN
11 9 (5.81%) Junos
12 6 (3.87%) Wireless
13 5 (3.23%) VLAN
13 5 (3.23%) Network Security
14 4 (2.58%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 4 (2.58%) HTTP
15 3 (1.94%) SSL
15 3 (1.94%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.87%) MySQL
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (9.03%) AdminStudio
2 11 (7.10%) SilkPerformer
2 11 (7.10%) LoadRunner
3 5 (3.23%) WinRunner
3 5 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (2.58%) MSI
4 4 (2.58%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (40.65%) Finance
2 38 (24.52%) Financial Institution
3 18 (11.61%) Retail
4 13 (8.39%) Telecoms
5 12 (7.74%) Banking
6 10 (6.45%) Investment Banking
7 7 (4.52%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 53 (34.19%) Analyst
2 46 (29.68%) Support Analyst
3 33 (21.29%) IT Support
4 25 (16.13%) IT Support Analyst
5 19 (12.26%) Graduate
6 17 (10.97%) Support Engineer
7 14 (9.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (8.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (8.39%) Graduate Support Analyst
8 13 (8.39%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
9 12 (7.74%) Administrator
9 12 (7.74%) Applications Packager
9 12 (7.74%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (7.10%) Technical Support
11 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 9 (5.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 7 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Manager
14 6 (3.87%) Technical Engineer
14 6 (3.87%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.29%) Software Packaging
2 19 (12.26%) Application Packaging
3 5 (3.23%) Web Services
4 4 (2.58%) .NET
4 4 (2.58%) WinForms
5 2 (1.29%) Middleware
6 1 (0.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.29%) Computer Science
2 22 (14.19%) Clustering
3 18 (11.61%) Hedge funds
4 12 (7.74%) Blackberry
5 8 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.87%) Handset
6 6 (3.87%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.94%) Replication
8 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.29%) HP StorageWorks
10 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.65%) PKI
10 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 143 (92.26%) Windows
2 86 (55.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (47.74%) Windows 7
4 55 (35.48%) Linux
5 43 (27.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (11.61%) Windows XP
8 15 (9.68%) UNIX
9 13 (8.39%) Solaris
10 9 (5.81%) Android
10 9 (5.81%) Windows 8
11 8 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (5.16%) Windows Vista
11 8 (5.16%) VMS
12 6 (3.87%) CentOS
13 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.03%) ITIL
1 45 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (15.48%) Boundary Protection
3 18 (11.61%) Service Management
4 16 (10.32%) Validation
5 14 (9.03%) ITIL V3
5 14 (9.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (8.39%) Mentoring
6 13 (8.39%) Migration
7 11 (7.10%) Test Management
7 11 (7.10%) Release Management
7 11 (7.10%) Regression Testing
7 11 (7.10%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (7.10%) Test Automation
8 10 (6.45%) Change Management
9 9 (5.81%) ITSM
10 8 (5.16%) Asset Management
10 8 (5.16%) Change Control
10 8 (5.16%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (4.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 64 (41.29%) PowerShell
2 41 (26.45%) Perl
3 16 (10.32%) SQL
4 10 (6.45%) VBScript
5 8 (5.16%) VB
5 8 (5.16%) C
6 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.87%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.58%) C#
7 4 (2.58%) C++
7 4 (2.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (32.26%) Degree
2 29 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (12.26%) PhD
3 19 (12.26%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.74%) MCITP
4 12 (7.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (7.10%) CCNA
5 11 (7.10%) ISEB
5 11 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (7.10%) MCP
5 11 (7.10%) ISTQB
5 11 (7.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (5.81%) MCSE
6 9 (5.81%) MCSA
7 6 (3.87%) CCNP
7 6 (3.87%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (3.87%) RHCE
7 6 (3.87%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.23%) MCDBA
9 4 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.97%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (63.87%) Active Directory
3 58 (37.42%) VMware ESX
4 15 (9.68%) vSphere
5 14 (9.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 13 (8.39%) Hyper-V
7 12 (7.74%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (6.45%) VMware Server
9 7 (4.52%) Terminal Services
10 6 (3.87%) VirtualBox
10 6 (3.87%) XenApp
11 4 (2.58%) KVM
12 2 (1.29%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.29%) Firmware
12 2 (1.29%) Nmap
13 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 34 (21.94%) SCCM
2 24 (15.48%) WSUS
3 17 (10.97%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (9.03%) NetBackup
5 13 (8.39%) SCOM
6 8 (5.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (3.23%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.23%) Nagios
8 2 (1.29%) AppManager
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.29%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.29%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.65%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 155 (100.00%) VMware
2 112 (72.26%) Microsoft
3 45 (29.03%) Citrix
4 32 (20.65%) Cisco
5 26 (16.77%) HP
6 22 (14.19%) Symantec
7 19 (12.26%) Oracle
8 16 (10.32%) NetApp
9 11 (7.10%) Fujitsu
10 8 (5.16%) Dell
10 8 (5.16%) EMC
11 7 (4.52%) Veeam
12 6 (3.87%) 3PAR
12 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.58%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.58%) F5
13 4 (2.58%) Wind River
13 4 (2.58%) Brocade
13 4 (2.58%) Serena
13 4 (2.58%) Remedy
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