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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 7158 6824 6418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.52% 5.80% 5.89%
As % of the Vendors category 14.11% 12.42% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5981 5712 5528
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
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
50726 54957 51803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.21% 46.69% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41104 44131 42387
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,844
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +10 6738 £42,500 +6.25% 799
London +7 2430 £47,500 +1.06% 264
South East +6 1797 £41,500 +3.75% 168
East of England +5 596 £38,500 +2.66% 50
South West +15 560 £37,500 +10.29% 70
Surrey +13 555 £40,000 -5.88% 46
City of London -4 472 £47,500 -5.00% 76
Yorkshire -5 472 £37,000 -5.12% 62
North West +7 408 £38,000 +16.92% 92
Berkshire -2 390 £40,000 +6.66% 39
Hampshire +5 355 £42,350 +12.93% 27
West Midlands -7 349 £37,500 - 63
West Yorkshire -6 329 £36,750 -6.96% 43
Leeds -8 264 £37,500 -6.25% 33
Hertfordshire -3 241 £37,500 - 21
Manchester +9 226 £37,500 +15.38% 53
Bristol +3 180 £45,000 +20.00% 28
Birmingham +2 170 £40,000 -4.76% 20
Reading -5 168 £39,000 -13.33% 21
West Sussex +21 157 £44,500 +11.25% 16
Buckinghamshire +1 142 £37,500 -16.66% 12
Cambridgeshire +17 141 £37,500 +1.35% 16
Farnborough +5 140 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Scotland +13 129 £35,000 -12.50% 25
East Midlands -28 117 £33,500 -16.25% 28
Wiltshire +11 112 £37,000 -2.63% 15
Wales -9 110 £35,750 +2.14% 18
South Wales -7 106 £36,000 +2.85% 15
Oxfordshire +13 101 £40,000 +21.21% 11
Essex +1 96 £39,500 -1.25% 5

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10315 (70.46%) Windows
2 9178 (62.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6726 (45.95%) Microsoft
4 6473 (44.22%) Active Directory
5 4543 (31.03%) Cisco
6 4511 (30.81%) Citrix
7 4470 (30.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4150 (28.35%) Linux
9 4127 (28.19%) MS Exchange
10 3552 (24.26%) SAN
11 3535 (24.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 3409 (23.29%) Firewall
13 3311 (22.62%) ITIL
14 3083 (21.06%) MS Excel
15 2854 (19.50%) SQL Server
16 2851 (19.48%) Hyper-V
17 2819 (19.26%) DNS
18 2632 (17.98%) HP
19 2559 (17.48%) SQL
20 2369 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
21 2313 (15.80%) Microsoft Certification
22 2215 (15.13%) vSphere
23 2213 (15.12%) Data Centre
24 2207 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2010
25 2185 (14.93%) WAN
26 2113 (14.43%) TCP/IP
27 2054 (14.03%) Finance
28 2010 (13.73%) LAN
29 1901 (12.99%) DHCP
30 1700 (11.61%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4127 (28.19%) MS Exchange
2 2207 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1284 (8.77%) IIS
4 1159 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1157 (7.90%) SharePoint
6 1051 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 764 (5.22%) Apache
8 754 (5.15%) Lync
9 575 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 528 (3.61%) Tomcat
11 380 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 262 (1.79%) OpenStack
13 231 (1.58%) WebSphere
14 213 (1.46%) JBoss
15 183 (1.25%) nginx
16 140 (0.96%) WebLogic
17 137 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
18 131 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
19 103 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
20 92 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3083 (21.06%) MS Excel
2 1314 (8.98%) MS Office
3 122 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 57 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (0.35%) MS Project
6 10 (0.068%) InDesign
7 6 (0.041%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.041%) Solid Edge
7 6 (0.041%) SOLIDWORKS
8 5 (0.034%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.020%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.020%) ProjectWise
10 2 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.014%) SPSS
10 2 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.007%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.007%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.007%) CorelDRAW
11 1 (0.007%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 84 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 43 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 37 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 34 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
5 32 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
6 30 (0.20%) Summit
7 27 (0.18%) RMDS
8 19 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 18 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 17 (0.12%) SAP Business One
11 14 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
12 13 (0.089%) Magento
13 11 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
14 7 (0.048%) Primavera
14 7 (0.048%) Oracle EBS R12
15 6 (0.041%) Sage 50
15 6 (0.041%) Maximo
15 6 (0.041%) Oracle 11i
16 5 (0.034%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1061 (7.25%) Office 365
2 952 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
3 530 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 338 (2.31%) IaaS
5 335 (2.29%) SaaS
6 294 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
7 198 (1.35%) PaaS
8 125 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
9 84 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 83 (0.57%) Mimecast
11 81 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
12 37 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 35 (0.24%) IBM PureFlex
14 26 (0.18%) Google App Engine
15 25 (0.17%) Sumo Logic
16 23 (0.16%) HP Helion
16 23 (0.16%) Google Apps
17 22 (0.15%) Route 53
17 22 (0.15%) Amazon Glacier
18 20 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3552 (24.26%) SAN
2 3409 (23.29%) Firewall
3 2819 (19.26%) DNS
4 2185 (14.93%) WAN
5 2113 (14.43%) TCP/IP
6 2010 (13.73%) LAN
7 1901 (12.99%) DHCP
8 1393 (9.52%) VPN
9 909 (6.21%) NAS
10 815 (5.57%) VoIP
11 715 (4.88%) VLAN
12 603 (4.12%) Internet
13 507 (3.46%) iSCSI
14 499 (3.41%) MPLS
15 491 (3.35%) Cisco ASA
16 477 (3.26%) Wireless
17 449 (3.07%) Network Security
18 390 (2.66%) NetScaler
19 349 (2.38%) BGP
20 340 (2.32%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2854 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 848 (5.79%) MySQL
3 611 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 336 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 319 (2.18%) Relational Database
6 304 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 293 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 216 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
9 210 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 159 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 157 (1.07%) RDBMS
12 127 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 127 (0.87%) Big Data
13 107 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 107 (0.73%) Hadoop
13 107 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 105 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
14 105 (0.72%) NoSQL
15 94 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
16 76 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 428 (2.92%) Git (software)
2 387 (2.64%) Jenkins
3 198 (1.35%) Maven
4 181 (1.24%) JIRA
5 179 (1.22%) Subversion
6 99 (0.68%) Hudson
7 89 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 77 (0.53%) Ant
9 65 (0.44%) Artifactory
10 58 (0.40%) Gradle
10 58 (0.40%) Selenium
11 52 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 44 (0.30%) JUnit
13 40 (0.27%) Eclipse
14 39 (0.27%) Visual Studio
14 39 (0.27%) MSI
14 39 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
15 35 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
16 26 (0.18%) Grunt
17 25 (0.17%) JMeter
General
1 2054 (14.03%) Finance
2 542 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 436 (2.98%) Banking
4 325 (2.22%) Law
5 289 (1.97%) Retail
6 264 (1.80%) Legal
7 257 (1.76%) Back Office
8 244 (1.67%) Advertising
9 214 (1.46%) Marketing
10 171 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 136 (0.93%) Games
12 122 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 67 (0.46%) Military
14 63 (0.43%) Publishing
15 54 (0.37%) Electronics
16 52 (0.36%) Investment Banking
17 50 (0.34%) Billing
18 41 (0.28%) Aerospace
19 34 (0.23%) French Language
20 25 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1885 (12.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1780 (12.16%) Analyst
3 1769 (12.08%) Support Engineer
4 1397 (9.54%) Administrator
5 1188 (8.12%) Architect
6 1162 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
7 959 (6.55%) Consultant
8 875 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 821 (5.61%) Support Analyst
10 802 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
11 638 (4.36%) IT Support
12 568 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support
13 529 (3.61%) Network Engineer
14 494 (3.37%) Technical Support
15 453 (3.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 413 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 394 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
18 370 (2.53%) Linux Administrator
19 361 (2.47%) Infrastructure Architect
20 356 (2.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (3.55%) Web Services
2 345 (2.36%) .NET
3 285 (1.95%) Middleware
4 233 (1.59%) HTML
5 187 (1.28%) XML
6 185 (1.26%) LAMP
7 168 (1.15%) CSS
8 128 (0.87%) J2EE
9 100 (0.68%) HTML5
10 81 (0.55%) Application Packaging
11 73 (0.50%) Spring
12 72 (0.49%) XSLT
13 69 (0.47%) COM
14 67 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
15 66 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
16 65 (0.44%) jQuery
16 65 (0.44%) CSS3
17 62 (0.42%) SOAP
18 58 (0.40%) ASP.NET
19 56 (0.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2213 (15.12%) Data Centre
2 880 (6.01%) Clustering
3 787 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 520 (3.55%) Replication
5 483 (3.30%) Blackberry
6 419 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 417 (2.85%) Management Information System
8 226 (1.54%) Thin Client
8 226 (1.54%) Fat Client
9 213 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 198 (1.35%) EMC VNX
11 175 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
12 174 (1.19%) EqualLogic
13 163 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
14 154 (1.05%) Hedge funds
15 151 (1.03%) Client/Server
16 149 (1.02%) Public Cloud
17 147 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
18 112 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
19 109 (0.74%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10315 (70.46%) Windows
2 4470 (30.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4150 (28.35%) Linux
4 3535 (24.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 2369 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1388 (9.48%) Windows 7
7 1174 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1151 (7.86%) UNIX
9 802 (5.48%) Windows 8
10 723 (4.94%) Windows XP
11 536 (3.66%) CentOS
12 455 (3.11%) Solaris
13 353 (2.41%) Ubuntu
14 249 (1.70%) Debian
15 229 (1.56%) AIX
16 210 (1.43%) Mac OS X
17 203 (1.39%) Windows Vista
18 151 (1.03%) Windows 2000
19 148 (1.01%) Android
20 108 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3311 (22.62%) ITIL
2 949 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 946 (6.46%) Project Management
4 902 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
5 846 (5.78%) Service Delivery
6 761 (5.20%) Migration
7 716 (4.89%) DevOps
8 707 (4.83%) Mentoring
9 663 (4.53%) Load Balancing
10 652 (4.45%) Change Management
11 650 (4.44%) Configuration Management
12 538 (3.68%) Incident Management
13 535 (3.65%) Service Management
14 455 (3.11%) PRINCE2
15 445 (3.04%) Performance Tuning
16 412 (2.81%) Business Continuity
17 403 (2.75%) Problem Management
18 377 (2.58%) E-Commerce
19 347 (2.37%) Root Cause Analysis
20 346 (2.36%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2559 (17.48%) SQL
2 1317 (9.00%) PowerShell
3 887 (6.06%) Python
4 770 (5.26%) Perl
5 721 (4.93%) Java
6 672 (4.59%) Bash Shell
7 441 (3.01%) Ruby
8 356 (2.43%) C
9 332 (2.27%) PHP
10 294 (2.01%) JavaScript
11 253 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 220 (1.50%) VBScript
13 184 (1.26%) C++
14 175 (1.20%) C#
15 170 (1.16%) VB
16 100 (0.68%) T-SQL
17 76 (0.52%) Scala
18 61 (0.42%) PL/SQL
19 48 (0.33%) Groovy
20 45 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2313 (15.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 1662 (11.35%) MCSE
3 1552 (10.60%) Cisco Certification
4 1448 (9.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1264 (8.63%) Degree
6 1247 (8.52%) CCNA
7 875 (5.98%) Security Cleared
8 770 (5.26%) MCSA
9 749 (5.12%) MCITP
10 624 (4.26%) CCNP
11 608 (4.15%) MCP
12 521 (3.56%) SC Cleared
13 468 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
14 385 (2.63%) CCA
15 331 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
16 232 (1.58%) DV Cleared
17 185 (1.26%) MCTS
18 183 (1.25%) VCP5
19 113 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 105 (0.72%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1299 (8.87%) SLA
2 279 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 231 (1.58%) QA
4 183 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 107 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 54 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 33 (0.23%) COBIT
8 11 (0.075%) ISO 9000
9 10 (0.068%) FISMA
10 7 (0.048%) PMBOK
11 6 (0.041%) ISO 8583
12 5 (0.034%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.027%) HL7
13 4 (0.027%) DICOM
14 3 (0.020%) RosettaNet
14 3 (0.020%) Solvency II
15 1 (0.007%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 1 (0.007%) GMP
15 1 (0.007%) BS7799
System Software
1 9178 (62.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6473 (44.22%) Active Directory
3 2851 (19.48%) Hyper-V
4 2215 (15.13%) vSphere
5 1594 (10.89%) XenApp
6 1285 (8.78%) VMware ESX
7 842 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
8 733 (5.01%) XenDesktop
9 449 (3.07%) XenServer
10 430 (2.94%) vCloud
11 367 (2.51%) Microsoft App-V
12 348 (2.38%) Terminal Services
13 300 (2.05%) Xen
14 290 (1.98%) KVM
15 252 (1.72%) VMware Server
16 177 (1.21%) NFS
17 176 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
18 134 (0.92%) Terminal Server
19 133 (0.91%) VirtualBox
20 125 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1396 (9.54%) SCCM
2 913 (6.24%) Puppet
3 647 (4.42%) SCOM
4 531 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
5 502 (3.43%) Nagios
6 501 (3.42%) Backup Exec
7 329 (2.25%) NetBackup
8 294 (2.01%) WSUS
9 259 (1.77%) Ansible
10 190 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
11 187 (1.28%) ZABBIX
12 169 (1.15%) Vagrant
13 146 (1.00%) Tivoli
14 122 (0.83%) SCVMM
15 86 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
16 85 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 79 (0.54%) Cacti
18 78 (0.53%) Salt
19 74 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
20 69 (0.47%) logstash
Vendors
1 6726 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 4543 (31.03%) Cisco
3 4511 (30.81%) Citrix
4 2632 (17.98%) HP
5 1700 (11.61%) NetApp
6 1427 (9.75%) Oracle
7 1389 (9.49%) Red Hat
8 1094 (7.47%) EMC
9 923 (6.31%) IBM
10 828 (5.66%) Dell
11 810 (5.53%) Symantec
12 734 (5.01%) Juniper
13 479 (3.27%) Veeam
14 440 (3.01%) CheckPoint
15 364 (2.49%) F5
16 354 (2.42%) 3PAR
17 320 (2.19%) SolarWinds
18 290 (1.98%) Apple
19 281 (1.92%) AppSense
20 241 (1.65%) SAP
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + company bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,345 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Accudo Solutions Ltd
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago