The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 31 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 7155 6171 7138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.28% 5.82% 6.22%
As % of the Vendors category 13.17% 12.19% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5998 5312 6063
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54325 50608 55486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.66% 47.75% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43157 41422 46265
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware
Salary Trend

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

VMware Salary Trend in the UK

VMware
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 within the UK.

VMware Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the UK over the 3 months to 2 October 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 +6 6766 £41,500 -2.35% 818
London +10 2589 £47,500 +1.06% 276
South East +2 1731 £40,000 -5.88% 191
City of London +12 664 £47,500 -3.06% 96
Yorkshire +4 653 £38,000 - 83
Berkshire +5 560 £37,500 -11.76% 68
West Yorkshire +5 514 £39,500 +3.94% 51
East of England -3 471 £39,250 -7.64% 57
Leeds +6 403 £41,500 +3.75% 36
Surrey -1 402 £40,000 -11.11% 36
North West -4 397 £34,500 -8.00% 79
South West +8 391 £35,000 -6.66% 65
West Midlands -1 387 £37,500 -12.79% 45
Hampshire -3 330 £40,000 - 34
Manchester +4 238 £35,000 -6.66% 45
Reading +2 220 £40,000 -11.11% 25
East Midlands -17 196 £37,500 - 17
Hertfordshire +4 182 £38,000 -5.00% 22
Birmingham -11 181 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Scotland +10 167 £37,000 -1.33% 35
Cambridgeshire -5 143 £41,000 +5.80% 17
Bristol +13 113 £36,500 -2.66% 15
Wales +5 112 £33,000 -5.71% 23
South Wales +5 105 £33,000 -5.71% 16
Oxfordshire +2 105 £33,000 -21.42% 9
Wiltshire +9 103 £37,500 -11.76% 19
Bracknell +11 101 £32,500 -18.75% 12
West Sussex 0 98 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Cheshire +11 95 £34,000 +19.29% 25
South Yorkshire -3 91 £40,000 -5.88% 16

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware 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.

1 10157 (72.68%) Windows
2 8790 (62.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6575 (47.05%) Microsoft
4 6050 (43.29%) Active Directory
5 4662 (33.36%) Citrix
6 4508 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 4259 (30.48%) Cisco
8 3956 (28.31%) MS Exchange
9 3860 (27.62%) Linux
10 3772 (26.99%) SAN
11 3178 (22.74%) ITIL
12 3172 (22.70%) Firewall
13 3006 (21.51%) MS Excel
14 2867 (20.52%) DNS
15 2863 (20.49%) Windows Server 2003
16 2700 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
17 2697 (19.30%) SQL Server
18 2666 (19.08%) Hyper-V
19 2645 (18.93%) SQL
20 2614 (18.70%) HP
21 2469 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
22 2215 (15.85%) TCP/IP
23 2125 (15.21%) vSphere
24 2066 (14.78%) Finance
25 2017 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1990 (14.24%) DHCP
27 1880 (13.45%) MCSE
28 1850 (13.24%) WAN
29 1766 (12.64%) LAN
30 1705 (12.20%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3956 (28.31%) MS Exchange
2 2017 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1507 (10.78%) IIS
4 1205 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1178 (8.43%) SharePoint
6 871 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 868 (6.21%) Apache
8 751 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 696 (4.98%) Lync
10 484 (3.46%) Tomcat
11 414 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 213 (1.52%) WebLogic
13 178 (1.27%) WebSphere
14 176 (1.26%) nginx
15 156 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
16 148 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2000
17 130 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
18 103 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
19 101 (0.72%) CMS
20 99 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3006 (21.51%) MS Excel
2 1147 (8.21%) MS Office
3 97 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 76 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 56 (0.40%) MS Project
6 23 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 22 (0.16%) SPSS
8 13 (0.093%) PowerPivot
9 10 (0.072%) FastStats
10 7 (0.050%) Acrobat
10 7 (0.050%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.043%) RoboHelp
11 6 (0.043%) FrameMaker
12 5 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.021%) InDesign
14 3 (0.021%) Maya
14 3 (0.021%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 116 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 27 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 26 (0.19%) Summit
6 20 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 17 (0.12%) Maximo
7 17 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 14 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
8 14 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 12 (0.086%) SAP Business One
10 11 (0.079%) Magento
10 11 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
11 7 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.036%) Sage 200
13 4 (0.029%) Oracle Assets
13 4 (0.029%) AWD
13 4 (0.029%) Oracle CRM
13 4 (0.029%) Oracle 11i
13 4 (0.029%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 519 (3.71%) Office 365
2 277 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 274 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 262 (1.87%) SaaS
5 211 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
6 195 (1.40%) IaaS
7 123 (0.88%) PaaS
8 84 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
10 25 (0.18%) Google Apps
11 21 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.11%) Google App Engine
13 11 (0.079%) GitHub
14 5 (0.036%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.036%) Google Compute Engine
15 4 (0.029%) HP Helion
15 4 (0.029%) Joyent
15 4 (0.029%) Heroku
16 3 (0.021%) IBM SmartCloud
17 1 (0.007%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3772 (26.99%) SAN
2 3172 (22.70%) Firewall
3 2867 (20.52%) DNS
4 2215 (15.85%) TCP/IP
5 1990 (14.24%) DHCP
6 1850 (13.24%) WAN
7 1766 (12.64%) LAN
8 1209 (8.65%) VPN
9 966 (6.91%) NAS
10 650 (4.65%) Internet
11 623 (4.46%) VoIP
12 574 (4.11%) VLAN
13 543 (3.89%) Wireless
14 515 (3.69%) MPLS
15 460 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
16 435 (3.11%) SSL
17 389 (2.78%) Network Security
18 386 (2.76%) iSCSI
19 347 (2.48%) BGP
20 326 (2.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2697 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 796 (5.70%) MySQL
3 619 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 397 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 240 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 236 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 193 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 158 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
9 135 (0.97%) RDBMS
10 123 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 121 (0.87%) DB2
12 115 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
13 108 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 89 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 74 (0.53%) NoSQL
16 71 (0.51%) Big Data
17 70 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
18 58 (0.42%) EDRMS
19 56 (0.40%) Redis
20 50 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 244 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 229 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 194 (1.39%) Subversion
4 129 (0.92%) JIRA
5 64 (0.46%) Visual Studio
6 63 (0.45%) Ant
7 59 (0.42%) JUnit
8 58 (0.42%) Eclipse
9 57 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 55 (0.39%) Hudson
11 49 (0.35%) Maven
12 47 (0.34%) MSI
13 42 (0.30%) TeamCity
14 41 (0.29%) Selenium
15 34 (0.24%) NUnit
16 31 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
17 29 (0.21%) Eclipse RCP
18 26 (0.19%) Toad
18 26 (0.19%) CruiseControl
19 25 (0.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 2066 (14.78%) Finance
2 469 (3.36%) Telecoms
3 386 (2.76%) Banking
4 336 (2.40%) Retail
5 285 (2.04%) Law
6 254 (1.82%) Legal
7 173 (1.24%) Advertising
8 163 (1.17%) Marketing
9 161 (1.15%) Back Office
10 113 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 109 (0.78%) Games
12 98 (0.70%) French Language
13 89 (0.64%) Publishing
14 86 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 71 (0.51%) Electronics
16 68 (0.49%) German Language
17 63 (0.45%) Financial Institution
18 38 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 38 (0.27%) Billing
19 36 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 1885 (13.49%) Support Engineer
2 1713 (12.26%) Analyst
3 1610 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1347 (9.64%) Administrator
5 1022 (7.31%) Architect
6 1017 (7.28%) Systems Administrator
7 973 (6.96%) Consultant
8 910 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support
9 818 (5.85%) Support Analyst
10 802 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
11 609 (4.36%) IT Support
12 579 (4.14%) Network Engineer
13 504 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
14 497 (3.56%) Technical Support
15 467 (3.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 465 (3.33%) Server Engineer
17 437 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
18 411 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 388 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
20 387 (2.77%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (2.54%) .NET
2 332 (2.38%) Web Services
3 266 (1.90%) LAMP
4 199 (1.42%) HTML
5 198 (1.42%) XML
6 185 (1.32%) Middleware
7 133 (0.95%) CSS
8 116 (0.83%) J2EE
9 105 (0.75%) Application Packaging
10 73 (0.52%) Spring
11 64 (0.46%) COM
12 63 (0.45%) Ajax
13 62 (0.44%) jQuery
14 61 (0.44%) RESTful
15 60 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
16 58 (0.42%) Software Packaging
17 54 (0.39%) Servlets
18 52 (0.37%) ASP.NET
18 52 (0.37%) .NET Framework
18 52 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1063 (7.61%) Clustering
2 760 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 513 (3.67%) Blackberry
4 440 (3.15%) Replication
5 378 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 322 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 229 (1.64%) Thin Client
7 229 (1.64%) Fat Client
8 227 (1.62%) Open Source
9 192 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
10 178 (1.27%) Hedge funds
11 172 (1.23%) EqualLogic
12 151 (1.08%) Client/Server
13 137 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
14 131 (0.94%) CLARiiON
15 119 (0.85%) Statistics
15 119 (0.85%) FlexPod
16 100 (0.72%) Mathematics
17 89 (0.64%) PKI
18 77 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10157 (72.68%) Windows
2 4508 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 3860 (27.62%) Linux
4 2863 (20.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 2469 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1473 (10.54%) Windows 7
7 1314 (9.40%) UNIX
8 971 (6.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 866 (6.20%) Windows XP
10 593 (4.24%) Windows 8
11 585 (4.19%) Solaris
12 481 (3.44%) CentOS
13 302 (2.16%) Ubuntu
14 287 (2.05%) AIX
15 259 (1.85%) Windows Vista
16 222 (1.59%) Debian
17 166 (1.19%) Android
18 160 (1.14%) SUSE
19 158 (1.13%) Mac OS X
20 146 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3178 (22.74%) ITIL
2 949 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 849 (6.08%) Project Management
4 683 (4.89%) Load Balancing
5 626 (4.48%) Change Management
6 623 (4.46%) Migration
7 593 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
8 557 (3.99%) Service Delivery
9 536 (3.84%) Mentoring
10 475 (3.40%) E-Commerce
11 458 (3.28%) Service Management
12 445 (3.18%) Problem Management
13 438 (3.13%) DevOps
14 426 (3.05%) Configuration Management
15 411 (2.94%) PRINCE2
16 390 (2.79%) Performance Tuning
17 389 (2.78%) Change Control
18 375 (2.68%) Capacity Planning
19 362 (2.59%) Incident Management
20 346 (2.48%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2645 (18.93%) SQL
2 1263 (9.04%) PowerShell
3 840 (6.01%) Perl
4 672 (4.81%) Java
5 571 (4.09%) Python
6 563 (4.03%) Bash Shell
7 381 (2.73%) PHP
8 380 (2.72%) Ruby
9 274 (1.96%) Shell Script
10 273 (1.95%) VBScript
11 200 (1.43%) VB
11 200 (1.43%) C#
12 196 (1.40%) C
13 193 (1.38%) JavaScript
14 137 (0.98%) C++
15 127 (0.91%) T-SQL
16 26 (0.19%) PL/SQL
17 22 (0.16%) VBA
18 17 (0.12%) Korn
18 17 (0.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2700 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 1880 (13.45%) MCSE
3 1627 (11.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1431 (10.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1334 (9.55%) Degree
6 1280 (9.16%) CCNA
7 1092 (7.81%) MCITP
8 861 (6.16%) MCSA
9 803 (5.75%) Security Cleared
10 693 (4.96%) CCNP
11 654 (4.68%) MCP
12 556 (3.98%) SC Cleared
13 487 (3.48%) Citrix Certification
14 408 (2.92%) MCTS
15 369 (2.64%) CCA
16 259 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
17 199 (1.42%) DV Cleared
18 166 (1.19%) VCAP
19 131 (0.94%) NCDA
20 129 (0.92%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1003 (7.18%) SLA
2 205 (1.47%) QA
3 195 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 184 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 121 (0.87%) ISO 9001
6 52 (0.37%) COBIT
7 22 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.064%) HL7
9 8 (0.057%) ISO 9000
10 7 (0.050%) DICOM
11 6 (0.043%) BS7799
12 5 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.029%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.014%) BS25999
15 1 (0.007%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.007%) Data Quality
15 1 (0.007%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 8790 (62.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6050 (43.29%) Active Directory
3 2666 (19.08%) Hyper-V
4 2125 (15.21%) vSphere
5 1593 (11.40%) VMware ESX
6 1532 (10.96%) XenApp
7 876 (6.27%) VMware ESXi
8 669 (4.79%) XenDesktop
9 411 (2.94%) XenServer
10 354 (2.53%) Xen
11 342 (2.45%) vCloud
12 330 (2.36%) Terminal Services
13 222 (1.59%) KVM
14 208 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
15 203 (1.45%) VMware Server
16 179 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 171 (1.22%) NFS
18 152 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
19 143 (1.02%) ISA Server
20 140 (1.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1091 (7.81%) SCCM
2 695 (4.97%) Puppet
3 647 (4.63%) SCOM
4 625 (4.47%) Backup Exec
5 497 (3.56%) NetBackup
6 429 (3.07%) Nagios
7 395 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
8 344 (2.46%) WSUS
9 280 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 151 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
11 142 (1.02%) Tivoli
12 127 (0.91%) Cacti
13 121 (0.87%) HP SIM
14 118 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 95 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 90 (0.64%) Ansible
17 88 (0.63%) ZABBIX
18 83 (0.59%) SCVMM
19 77 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
20 74 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 6575 (47.05%) Microsoft
2 4662 (33.36%) Citrix
3 4259 (30.48%) Cisco
4 2614 (18.70%) HP
5 1705 (12.20%) NetApp
6 1278 (9.14%) EMC
7 1271 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 1192 (8.53%) Oracle
9 942 (6.74%) Symantec
10 843 (6.03%) Dell
11 786 (5.62%) IBM
12 711 (5.09%) Juniper
13 462 (3.31%) CheckPoint
14 461 (3.30%) Veeam
15 428 (3.06%) F5
16 295 (2.11%) Apple
17 276 (1.97%) SolarWinds
18 272 (1.95%) JBoss
19 247 (1.77%) Veritas
20 208 (1.49%) Brocade
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £2000 - £27000 per annum + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Profit Share + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Hoople Ltd
Salary: From £27,540 to £34,680 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 6k + 15% Bonus + Benefit
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago