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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 33 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 6983 6267 7245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.02% 5.82% 6.19%
As % of the Vendors category 12.72% 12.14% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5813 5409 6132
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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
54917 51607 57078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.31% 47.91% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 43571 42253 47855
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +1 6535 £41,500 -2.35% 794
London +3 2526 £47,500 - 244
South East -4 1637 £40,000 -3.61% 198
City of London +28 686 £47,500 - 90
Yorkshire +5 594 £40,000 +5.26% 62
Berkshire -2 501 £37,500 -11.76% 41
East of England -4 484 £38,000 -5.00% 51
West Yorkshire +7 454 £40,000 +5.26% 43
North West +2 397 £34,000 -6.84% 87
Surrey -6 371 £42,500 - 43
Leeds +3 370 £42,000 +20.00% 32
West Midlands +1 369 £37,500 -6.25% 42
South West -1 365 £32,500 -7.14% 76
Hampshire -4 354 £38,000 -5.00% 45
Manchester +1 223 £34,250 -8.66% 49
Hertfordshire +7 201 £39,500 +6.75% 20
East Midlands -14 190 £37,500 - 24
Reading -8 188 £46,000 +8.23% 15
Birmingham -1 183 £42,000 -11.57% 22
Scotland 0 161 £39,000 +8.33% 25
Wales +1 129 £33,000 -13.72% 18
South Wales +4 124 £33,000 -22.35% 11
Cambridgeshire -12 120 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Southampton +1 110 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Bristol +1 106 £36,500 +1.38% 17
Buckinghamshire -16 104 £46,000 +11.51% 12
Cheshire +14 103 £34,000 +19.29% 26
Oxfordshire -7 100 £33,000 -21.42% 26
Cardiff +10 99 £32,500 -13.33% 7
West Sussex -6 95 £41,750 - 7

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9848 (72.24%) Windows
2 8549 (62.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6443 (47.26%) Microsoft
4 5872 (43.08%) Active Directory
5 4565 (33.49%) Citrix
6 4484 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 4067 (29.83%) Cisco
8 3879 (28.46%) MS Exchange
9 3791 (27.81%) Linux
10 3746 (27.48%) SAN
11 3099 (22.73%) ITIL
12 3066 (22.49%) Firewall
13 2966 (21.76%) MS Excel
14 2898 (21.26%) Windows Server 2003
15 2816 (20.66%) DNS
16 2733 (20.05%) Microsoft Certification
17 2703 (19.83%) SQL
18 2639 (19.36%) SQL Server
19 2556 (18.75%) Hyper-V
20 2541 (18.64%) HP
21 2351 (17.25%) Windows Server 2012
22 2160 (15.85%) TCP/IP
23 2070 (15.18%) Finance
24 2057 (15.09%) vSphere
25 2038 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1927 (14.14%) DHCP
27 1890 (13.86%) MCSE
28 1757 (12.89%) WAN
29 1712 (12.56%) NetApp
30 1711 (12.55%) LAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3879 (28.46%) MS Exchange
2 2038 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1449 (10.63%) IIS
4 1201 (8.81%) SharePoint
5 1188 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 841 (6.17%) Apache
7 825 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 745 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 699 (5.13%) Lync
10 494 (3.62%) Tomcat
11 398 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 229 (1.68%) WebLogic
13 169 (1.24%) WebSphere
14 167 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
15 165 (1.21%) nginx
16 143 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
17 116 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
18 109 (0.80%) CMS
19 102 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
20 98 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2966 (21.76%) MS Excel
2 1155 (8.47%) MS Office
3 91 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 69 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (0.44%) MS Project
6 18 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 18 (0.13%) SPSS
7 14 (0.10%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.081%) FastStats
9 8 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.051%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.022%) Maya
12 3 (0.022%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.022%) InDesign
13 2 (0.015%) PaintShop Pro
13 2 (0.015%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.007%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.007%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 104 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 34 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 33 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 32 (0.23%) Summit
6 26 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 21 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 16 (0.12%) Magento
9 15 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 15 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 12 (0.088%) Maximo
11 10 (0.073%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 8 (0.059%) Sage 200
12 8 (0.059%) Oracle CRM
12 8 (0.059%) Dynamics GP
13 7 (0.051%) SunGard APT
13 7 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
13 7 (0.051%) FastVal
14 6 (0.044%) SunGard AvantGard
15 4 (0.029%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 499 (3.66%) Office 365
2 283 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 269 (1.97%) SaaS
4 264 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 221 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 193 (1.42%) IaaS
7 133 (0.98%) PaaS
8 89 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 25 (0.18%) Google Apps
11 22 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
12 16 (0.12%) GitHub
13 15 (0.11%) Google App Engine
14 10 (0.073%) Amazon ELB
15 6 (0.044%) Joyent
16 4 (0.029%) Heroku
16 4 (0.029%) Google Compute Engine
17 3 (0.022%) Route 53
18 2 (0.015%) CloudFront
19 1 (0.007%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3746 (27.48%) SAN
2 3066 (22.49%) Firewall
3 2816 (20.66%) DNS
4 2160 (15.85%) TCP/IP
5 1927 (14.14%) DHCP
6 1757 (12.89%) WAN
7 1711 (12.55%) LAN
8 1175 (8.62%) VPN
9 978 (7.17%) NAS
10 636 (4.67%) Internet
11 587 (4.31%) VoIP
12 561 (4.12%) VLAN
13 521 (3.82%) Wireless
14 458 (3.36%) MPLS
15 420 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
16 412 (3.02%) SSL
17 371 (2.72%) iSCSI
18 367 (2.69%) Network Security
19 336 (2.46%) SMTP
20 321 (2.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2639 (19.36%) SQL Server
2 771 (5.66%) MySQL
3 614 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 376 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 253 (1.86%) Oracle Database
6 243 (1.78%) Relational Database
7 215 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 144 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
9 135 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 131 (0.96%) MongoDB
11 125 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 110 (0.81%) DB2
13 106 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 105 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
15 86 (0.63%) NoSQL
16 81 (0.59%) Big Data
17 64 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
18 54 (0.40%) Redis
19 49 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
20 47 (0.34%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 219 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 209 (1.53%) Jenkins
3 196 (1.44%) Subversion
4 124 (0.91%) JIRA
5 70 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 68 (0.50%) Ant
7 65 (0.48%) JUnit
8 57 (0.42%) Eclipse
9 51 (0.37%) MSI
10 50 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 45 (0.33%) Maven
12 43 (0.32%) Selenium
12 43 (0.32%) Hudson
13 36 (0.26%) TeamCity
14 33 (0.24%) Eclipse RCP
15 31 (0.23%) NUnit
16 25 (0.18%) CruiseControl
17 23 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
18 22 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 22 (0.16%) WebLOAD
General
1 2070 (15.18%) Finance
2 433 (3.18%) Telecoms
3 378 (2.77%) Banking
4 323 (2.37%) Retail
5 296 (2.17%) Law
6 269 (1.97%) Legal
7 191 (1.40%) Marketing
8 158 (1.16%) Advertising
9 143 (1.05%) Back Office
10 122 (0.89%) Games
11 111 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 107 (0.78%) French Language
13 81 (0.59%) Publishing
14 75 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 73 (0.54%) German Language
15 73 (0.54%) Electronics
16 71 (0.52%) Financial Institution
17 40 (0.29%) Military
18 34 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 34 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1728 (12.68%) Support Engineer
2 1703 (12.49%) Analyst
3 1560 (11.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1316 (9.65%) Administrator
5 1003 (7.36%) Systems Administrator
6 963 (7.06%) Architect
7 921 (6.76%) Consultant
8 887 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support
9 833 (6.11%) Support Analyst
10 795 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
11 581 (4.26%) IT Support
12 517 (3.79%) Network Engineer
13 489 (3.59%) 2nd Line Support
14 488 (3.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 480 (3.52%) Technical Support
16 444 (3.26%) Server Engineer
17 413 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
18 380 (2.79%) Linux Administrator
19 360 (2.64%) Team Leader
20 352 (2.58%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (2.66%) .NET
2 358 (2.63%) Web Services
3 256 (1.88%) LAMP
4 223 (1.64%) XML
5 215 (1.58%) HTML
6 173 (1.27%) Middleware
7 148 (1.09%) CSS
8 131 (0.96%) J2EE
9 93 (0.68%) Application Packaging
10 86 (0.63%) Spring
11 72 (0.53%) jQuery
12 70 (0.51%) Ajax
13 68 (0.50%) COM
14 67 (0.49%) Software Packaging
15 66 (0.48%) RESTful
16 64 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
17 59 (0.43%) Servlets
18 58 (0.43%) ASP.NET
19 57 (0.42%) .NET Framework
20 54 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 996 (7.31%) Clustering
2 519 (3.81%) Blackberry
3 463 (3.40%) Replication
4 371 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 325 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 205 (1.50%) Open Source
7 200 (1.47%) Thin Client
7 200 (1.47%) Fat Client
8 196 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
9 187 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 186 (1.36%) Hedge funds
11 172 (1.26%) EqualLogic
12 135 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
13 126 (0.92%) CLARiiON
14 119 (0.87%) Firmware
15 116 (0.85%) Statistics
16 103 (0.76%) FlexPod
17 96 (0.70%) Mathematics
18 93 (0.68%) PKI
19 82 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9848 (72.24%) Windows
2 4484 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3791 (27.81%) Linux
4 2898 (21.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2351 (17.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1441 (10.57%) Windows 7
7 1276 (9.36%) UNIX
8 910 (6.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 856 (6.28%) Windows XP
10 602 (4.42%) Solaris
11 548 (4.02%) Windows 8
12 465 (3.41%) CentOS
13 296 (2.17%) Ubuntu
14 284 (2.08%) AIX
15 244 (1.79%) Windows Vista
16 223 (1.64%) Debian
17 170 (1.25%) Android
18 166 (1.22%) Mac OS X
19 151 (1.11%) SUSE
20 150 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3099 (22.73%) ITIL
2 901 (6.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 809 (5.93%) Project Management
4 682 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 618 (4.53%) Change Management
6 610 (4.47%) Migration
7 538 (3.95%) Service Delivery
8 459 (3.37%) E-Commerce
9 450 (3.30%) Service Management
10 444 (3.26%) Problem Management
11 423 (3.10%) DevOps
12 418 (3.07%) Configuration Management
13 416 (3.05%) PRINCE2
14 383 (2.81%) Capacity Planning
15 366 (2.68%) Performance Tuning
16 354 (2.60%) Change Control
16 354 (2.60%) Incident Management
17 338 (2.48%) Business Continuity
18 306 (2.24%) Agile Software Development
19 262 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2703 (19.83%) SQL
2 1213 (8.90%) PowerShell
3 825 (6.05%) Perl
4 682 (5.00%) Java
5 576 (4.23%) Python
6 537 (3.94%) Bash Shell
7 376 (2.76%) PHP
8 358 (2.63%) Ruby
9 262 (1.92%) Shell Script
10 254 (1.86%) VBScript
11 215 (1.58%) VB
12 206 (1.51%) JavaScript
13 202 (1.48%) C#
14 196 (1.44%) C
15 136 (1.00%) C++
16 130 (0.95%) T-SQL
17 29 (0.21%) PL/SQL
18 21 (0.15%) VBA
18 21 (0.15%) VB.NET
19 18 (0.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2733 (20.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1890 (13.86%) MCSE
3 1522 (11.16%) Cisco Certification
4 1322 (9.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1298 (9.52%) Degree
6 1228 (9.01%) CCNA
7 1073 (7.87%) MCITP
8 861 (6.32%) MCSA
9 771 (5.66%) Security Cleared
10 626 (4.59%) MCP
11 621 (4.56%) CCNP
12 514 (3.77%) SC Cleared
13 458 (3.36%) Citrix Certification
14 423 (3.10%) MCTS
15 344 (2.52%) CCA
16 264 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
17 200 (1.47%) DV Cleared
18 156 (1.14%) VCAP
19 137 (1.00%) NCDA
20 124 (0.91%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 935 (6.86%) SLA
2 202 (1.48%) QA
3 197 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 170 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 119 (0.87%) ISO 9001
6 55 (0.40%) COBIT
7 18 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.11%) ISO 9000
9 10 (0.073%) BS7799
9 10 (0.073%) HL7
10 7 (0.051%) DICOM
11 5 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.022%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.015%) BS25999
14 1 (0.007%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.007%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8549 (62.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5872 (43.08%) Active Directory
3 2556 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 2057 (15.09%) vSphere
5 1593 (11.69%) VMware ESX
6 1450 (10.64%) XenApp
7 825 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
8 708 (5.19%) XenDesktop
9 469 (3.44%) XenServer
10 351 (2.57%) Xen
11 326 (2.39%) vCloud
12 319 (2.34%) Terminal Services
13 221 (1.62%) KVM
14 216 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
15 198 (1.45%) VMware Server
16 175 (1.28%) NFS
17 160 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 147 (1.08%) UAG
19 144 (1.06%) ISA Server
20 141 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1083 (7.94%) SCCM
2 669 (4.91%) Puppet
3 637 (4.67%) Backup Exec
4 624 (4.58%) SCOM
5 486 (3.57%) NetBackup
6 422 (3.10%) Nagios
7 390 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
8 343 (2.52%) WSUS
9 277 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 137 (1.00%) Tivoli
11 132 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
12 110 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 109 (0.80%) Cacti
14 107 (0.78%) HP SIM
15 102 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 88 (0.65%) ZABBIX
17 82 (0.60%) Salt
18 79 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
19 76 (0.56%) Ansible
20 74 (0.54%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6443 (47.26%) Microsoft
2 4565 (33.49%) Citrix
3 4067 (29.83%) Cisco
4 2541 (18.64%) HP
5 1712 (12.56%) NetApp
6 1262 (9.26%) EMC
7 1218 (8.93%) Red Hat
8 1197 (8.78%) Oracle
9 916 (6.72%) Symantec
10 807 (5.92%) Dell
11 749 (5.49%) IBM
12 644 (4.72%) Juniper
13 469 (3.44%) CheckPoint
14 426 (3.13%) Veeam
15 379 (2.78%) F5
16 284 (2.08%) Apple
17 282 (2.07%) JBoss
18 267 (1.96%) SolarWinds
19 242 (1.78%) Veritas
20 212 (1.56%) SAP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
UK
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus & bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago