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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 7062 6713 6255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.61% 5.72% 5.75%
As % of the Vendors category 14.08% 12.27% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5841 5709 5366
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%

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
50163 54730 52239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.95% 46.61% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40329 44354 42629
Average salary £45,001 £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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 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 +14 6638 £42,500 +1.19% 922
London +15 2590 £47,500 - 303
South East +4 1518 £41,000 +2.50% 190
East of England +8 573 £40,000 +12.67% 82
City of London +25 551 £50,000 - 100
South West +14 516 £35,000 -9.09% 92
Yorkshire +6 482 £36,000 +2.85% 46
Surrey +13 403 £40,000 -5.88% 43
North West +6 399 £39,000 +18.18% 99
West Yorkshire +9 345 £36,250 +3.57% 33
West Midlands +7 339 £35,000 -6.66% 72
Hampshire +3 319 £43,000 +7.50% 48
Berkshire -9 312 £42,500 +3.03% 37
Leeds +3 267 £37,500 - 23
Hertfordshire +10 250 £40,000 +10.34% 31
Manchester -4 203 £40,000 +21.21% 56
East Midlands -2 191 £35,000 -10.25% 22
Reading -6 165 £38,000 -5.00% 17
Cambridgeshire +18 148 £40,000 +11.11% 27
Wales +2 140 £36,000 - 17
West Sussex +12 139 £42,500 +14.86% 13
South Wales +6 136 £36,000 - 16
Birmingham -4 131 £37,500 -11.76% 32
Gloucestershire +6 126 £32,500 -27.77% 15
Essex +25 118 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Bristol -2 118 £40,000 +6.66% 31
Oxfordshire +32 117 £43,250 +25.36% 11
Scotland +1 112 £42,500 +14.86% 20
Cheshire -1 107 £37,500 +15.38% 20
Buckinghamshire -23 107 £37,500 -16.66% 20

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (70.22%) Windows
2 9225 (63.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6694 (46.28%) Microsoft
4 6295 (43.52%) Active Directory
5 4666 (32.26%) Citrix
6 4630 (32.01%) Cisco
7 4467 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 4110 (28.41%) MS Exchange
9 3967 (27.42%) Linux
10 3727 (25.77%) SAN
11 3502 (24.21%) Firewall
12 3307 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 3032 (20.96%) MS Excel
14 2988 (20.66%) Hyper-V
15 2976 (20.57%) ITIL
16 2830 (19.56%) DNS
17 2773 (19.17%) SQL Server
18 2707 (18.71%) HP
19 2481 (17.15%) SQL
20 2406 (16.63%) Windows Server 2003
21 2350 (16.25%) vSphere
22 2315 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
23 2138 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2010
24 2072 (14.32%) WAN
25 2070 (14.31%) Finance
26 2035 (14.07%) TCP/IP
27 1925 (13.31%) LAN
28 1868 (12.91%) DHCP
29 1771 (12.24%) NetApp
30 1730 (11.96%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4110 (28.41%) MS Exchange
2 2138 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1307 (9.04%) IIS
4 1215 (8.40%) SharePoint
5 1105 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1068 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 766 (5.30%) Lync
8 744 (5.14%) Apache
9 635 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 500 (3.46%) Tomcat
11 381 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 237 (1.64%) WebSphere
13 216 (1.49%) OpenStack
14 193 (1.33%) nginx
15 187 (1.29%) JBoss
16 161 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
17 149 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
18 112 (0.77%) WebLogic
19 92 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
20 77 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3032 (20.96%) MS Excel
2 1287 (8.90%) MS Office
3 107 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 61 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 53 (0.37%) MS Project
6 15 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.055%) S-PLUS
7 8 (0.055%) SOLIDWORKS
7 8 (0.055%) Solid Edge
8 7 (0.048%) SPSS
9 6 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.028%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.028%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.021%) ProjectWise
12 2 (0.014%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.014%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.014%) InDesign
12 2 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 80 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 36 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 33 (0.23%) Summit
5 30 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 24 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 22 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (0.13%) Northgate Housing
9 18 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 17 (0.12%) RMDS
11 16 (0.11%) SAP Business One
12 12 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
13 11 (0.076%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 8 (0.055%) Primavera
15 7 (0.048%) Magento
15 7 (0.048%) Teamcenter
16 6 (0.041%) Maximo
16 6 (0.041%) Sage 50
17 5 (0.035%) MetaTrader
17 5 (0.035%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 942 (6.51%) Office 365
2 780 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
3 464 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 336 (2.32%) SaaS
5 275 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
6 273 (1.89%) IaaS
7 160 (1.11%) PaaS
8 141 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
9 89 (0.62%) Amazon S3
10 78 (0.54%) Mimecast
11 46 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 40 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 24 (0.17%) Route 53
14 22 (0.15%) GitHub
14 22 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
15 20 (0.14%) OpenShift
16 19 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
17 17 (0.12%) Google Apps
18 16 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
18 16 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3727 (25.77%) SAN
2 3502 (24.21%) Firewall
3 2830 (19.56%) DNS
4 2072 (14.32%) WAN
5 2035 (14.07%) TCP/IP
6 1925 (13.31%) LAN
7 1868 (12.91%) DHCP
8 1372 (9.48%) VPN
9 914 (6.32%) NAS
10 752 (5.20%) VoIP
11 676 (4.67%) VLAN
12 628 (4.34%) Internet
13 577 (3.99%) Wireless
14 533 (3.68%) iSCSI
15 531 (3.67%) MPLS
16 503 (3.48%) Cisco ASA
17 470 (3.25%) Network Security
18 418 (2.89%) NetScaler
19 390 (2.70%) BGP
20 346 (2.39%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2773 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 800 (5.53%) MySQL
3 673 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 361 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 332 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 286 (1.98%) Oracle Database
7 283 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 197 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 168 (1.16%) MongoDB
10 141 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 126 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 113 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 103 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
14 100 (0.69%) Big Data
15 90 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
16 85 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
17 83 (0.57%) NoSQL
18 74 (0.51%) DB2
19 60 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
20 57 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 346 (2.39%) Git (software)
2 301 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 171 (1.18%) Subversion
4 133 (0.92%) Maven
5 130 (0.90%) JIRA
6 89 (0.62%) Hudson
7 84 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 61 (0.42%) Ant
9 58 (0.40%) Visual Studio
10 57 (0.39%) Artifactory
11 49 (0.34%) MSI
12 45 (0.31%) Eclipse
13 38 (0.26%) Selenium
14 37 (0.26%) Gradle
15 35 (0.24%) Mercurial
16 34 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 34 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
17 33 (0.23%) JUnit
18 26 (0.18%) Bugzilla
18 26 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2070 (14.31%) Finance
2 481 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 416 (2.88%) Banking
4 336 (2.32%) Law
5 302 (2.09%) Retail
6 273 (1.89%) Back Office
7 268 (1.85%) Advertising
8 264 (1.83%) Legal
9 231 (1.60%) Marketing
10 144 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 117 (0.81%) Games
12 111 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 71 (0.49%) Publishing
14 65 (0.45%) Military
15 55 (0.38%) Investment Banking
16 50 (0.35%) Electronics
17 49 (0.34%) Billing
18 38 (0.26%) Aerospace
19 34 (0.24%) French Language
20 29 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1975 (13.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1866 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 1641 (11.34%) Analyst
4 1302 (9.00%) Administrator
5 1170 (8.09%) Architect
6 1080 (7.47%) Systems Administrator
7 1049 (7.25%) Consultant
8 964 (6.66%) 3rd Line Support
9 763 (5.27%) Systems Engineer
10 715 (4.94%) Support Analyst
11 620 (4.29%) IT Support
12 564 (3.90%) Network Engineer
13 515 (3.56%) Technical Support
14 501 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support
15 476 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 444 (3.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 395 (2.73%) Infrastructure Architect
18 383 (2.65%) Server Engineer
19 370 (2.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
20 368 (2.54%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (2.88%) .NET
2 406 (2.81%) Web Services
3 226 (1.56%) HTML
3 226 (1.56%) Middleware
4 180 (1.24%) XML
5 164 (1.13%) LAMP
6 163 (1.13%) CSS
7 116 (0.80%) J2EE
8 96 (0.66%) HTML5
9 89 (0.62%) SOAP
10 82 (0.57%) Ajax
11 81 (0.56%) Application Packaging
12 80 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
13 73 (0.50%) ASP.NET
14 71 (0.49%) jQuery
15 68 (0.47%) CSS3
16 66 (0.46%) COM
17 65 (0.45%) Spring
18 60 (0.41%) XSLT
19 59 (0.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 989 (6.84%) Clustering
2 781 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
3 526 (3.64%) Replication
4 511 (3.53%) Blackberry
5 406 (2.81%) Management Information System
6 393 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 260 (1.80%) Fat Client
7 260 (1.80%) Thin Client
8 218 (1.51%) Open Source
9 202 (1.40%) Private Cloud
10 162 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
11 161 (1.11%) Hedge funds
12 155 (1.07%) Public Cloud
13 146 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 141 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
15 139 (0.96%) EqualLogic
16 130 (0.90%) FlexPod
17 116 (0.80%) iPhone
18 95 (0.66%) PKI
19 93 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10157 (70.22%) Windows
2 4467 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 3967 (27.42%) Linux
4 3307 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2406 (16.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1429 (9.88%) Windows 7
7 1133 (7.83%) UNIX
8 1128 (7.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 792 (5.48%) Windows 8
10 761 (5.26%) Windows XP
11 584 (4.04%) CentOS
12 446 (3.08%) Solaris
13 319 (2.21%) Ubuntu
14 261 (1.80%) Windows Vista
15 240 (1.66%) Debian
16 193 (1.33%) AIX
17 168 (1.16%) Mac OS X
18 167 (1.15%) Android
19 139 (0.96%) Windows 2000
20 119 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2976 (20.57%) ITIL
2 1045 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 831 (5.74%) Service Delivery
4 828 (5.72%) Project Management
5 775 (5.36%) Migration
6 726 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
7 682 (4.71%) Load Balancing
8 618 (4.27%) DevOps
9 613 (4.24%) Change Management
10 584 (4.04%) Mentoring
11 581 (4.02%) Configuration Management
12 525 (3.63%) Service Management
13 516 (3.57%) Incident Management
14 416 (2.88%) PRINCE2
14 416 (2.88%) Business Continuity
15 409 (2.83%) Performance Tuning
16 393 (2.72%) E-Commerce
16 393 (2.72%) Problem Management
17 350 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
18 325 (2.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2481 (17.15%) SQL
2 1283 (8.87%) PowerShell
3 710 (4.91%) Perl
4 706 (4.88%) Python
5 596 (4.12%) Java
6 583 (4.03%) Bash Shell
7 369 (2.55%) Ruby
8 346 (2.39%) PHP
9 319 (2.21%) C
10 274 (1.89%) JavaScript
11 268 (1.85%) Shell Script
12 229 (1.58%) VBScript
13 226 (1.56%) C#
14 180 (1.24%) VB
15 124 (0.86%) C++
16 100 (0.69%) T-SQL
17 59 (0.41%) PL/SQL
18 45 (0.31%) Korn
19 36 (0.25%) VB.NET
20 35 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2315 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1730 (11.96%) MCSE
3 1553 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
4 1450 (10.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1221 (8.44%) Degree
6 1202 (8.31%) CCNA
7 944 (6.53%) Security Cleared
8 741 (5.12%) MCITP
9 739 (5.11%) MCSA
10 640 (4.42%) MCP
11 626 (4.33%) CCNP
12 625 (4.32%) SC Cleared
13 564 (3.90%) Citrix Certification
14 488 (3.37%) CCA
15 292 (2.02%) DV Cleared
16 255 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
17 197 (1.36%) VCP5
18 169 (1.17%) MCTS
19 116 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 110 (0.76%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1111 (7.68%) SLA
2 296 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 216 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 171 (1.18%) QA
5 104 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 51 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 33 (0.23%) COBIT
8 20 (0.14%) FISMA
9 13 (0.090%) ISO 8583
10 9 (0.062%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.028%) RosettaNet
11 4 (0.028%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.021%) HL7
12 3 (0.021%) DICOM
12 3 (0.021%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.007%) BS25999
13 1 (0.007%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.007%) GMP
13 1 (0.007%) BS7799
System Software
1 9225 (63.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6295 (43.52%) Active Directory
3 2988 (20.66%) Hyper-V
4 2350 (16.25%) vSphere
5 1694 (11.71%) XenApp
6 1277 (8.83%) VMware ESX
7 843 (5.83%) XenDesktop
8 833 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
9 474 (3.28%) XenServer
10 418 (2.89%) vCloud
11 388 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
12 351 (2.43%) Terminal Services
13 282 (1.95%) Xen
14 258 (1.78%) VMware Server
15 240 (1.66%) KVM
16 204 (1.41%) NFS
17 150 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 149 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
19 129 (0.89%) Terminal Server
20 120 (0.83%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1460 (10.09%) SCCM
2 784 (5.42%) Puppet
3 689 (4.76%) SCOM
4 518 (3.58%) Backup Exec
5 484 (3.35%) Nagios
6 445 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
7 335 (2.32%) NetBackup
8 325 (2.25%) WSUS
9 204 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 159 (1.10%) Ansible
11 156 (1.08%) Tivoli
12 136 (0.94%) ZABBIX
13 114 (0.79%) SCVMM
14 112 (0.77%) Vagrant
15 86 (0.59%) Cacti
16 82 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
17 74 (0.51%) Opsview
18 73 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 73 (0.50%) ARCserve
19 72 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6694 (46.28%) Microsoft
2 4666 (32.26%) Citrix
3 4630 (32.01%) Cisco
4 2707 (18.71%) HP
5 1771 (12.24%) NetApp
6 1396 (9.65%) Red Hat
7 1289 (8.91%) Oracle
8 1219 (8.43%) EMC
9 947 (6.55%) Dell
10 865 (5.98%) IBM
11 861 (5.95%) Symantec
12 799 (5.52%) Juniper
13 522 (3.61%) Veeam
14 455 (3.15%) CheckPoint
15 379 (2.62%) F5
16 314 (2.17%) 3PAR
17 313 (2.16%) SolarWinds
18 297 (2.05%) AppSense
19 280 (1.94%) Apple
20 237 (1.64%) SAP
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Bonus + Oncall
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + 15% on call & 5% shift allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 4 hours ago