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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 34 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 6838 6399 7183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.92% 5.86% 6.04%
As % of the Vendors category 12.53% 12.23% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5669 5532 6091
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
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
54560 52327 57936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.27% 47.96% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43285 42840 48721
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 6391 £42,000 -1.17% 760
London +4 2509 £47,500 - 231
South East -4 1561 £40,000 - 178
City of London +24 683 £48,000 - 89
Yorkshire +7 584 £40,000 +5.26% 63
Berkshire -3 472 £37,500 -11.76% 44
East of England -7 470 £40,000 -5.88% 58
West Yorkshire +12 435 £40,000 +5.26% 42
North West -4 396 £34,000 -6.84% 79
South West -4 363 £32,500 -7.14% 66
Surrey -8 361 £42,500 +1.19% 31
Leeds +9 353 £42,000 +20.00% 32
Hampshire -3 352 £38,000 -5.00% 38
West Midlands -1 349 £37,500 -2.59% 42
Manchester +2 223 £34,000 -9.33% 42
Hertfordshire +6 192 £40,000 - 23
Reading -7 186 £46,250 +8.82% 11
East Midlands -10 181 £37,500 - 27
Birmingham -3 163 £42,000 -11.57% 18
Scotland -1 147 £39,500 +6.75% 30
Wales -1 133 £33,000 -17.50% 18
South Wales +1 126 £33,000 -26.66% 17
Southampton +1 111 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Cambridgeshire -16 109 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Bristol +1 107 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Buckinghamshire -5 104 £44,500 +7.87% 17
Cheshire +6 102 £34,000 +17.24% 20
Cardiff +10 98 £33,000 -12.00% 14
West Sussex -7 95 £42,500 +6.25% 10
South Yorkshire 0 94 £41,000 +2.50% 12

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9895 (71.87%) Windows
2 8646 (62.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6530 (47.43%) Microsoft
4 5925 (43.03%) Active Directory
5 4663 (33.87%) Citrix
6 4541 (32.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 4072 (29.58%) Cisco
8 3948 (28.68%) MS Exchange
9 3832 (27.83%) SAN
10 3793 (27.55%) Linux
11 3071 (22.31%) ITIL
12 3054 (22.18%) Firewall
13 3028 (21.99%) MS Excel
14 2972 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
15 2801 (20.34%) DNS
16 2748 (19.96%) Microsoft Certification
17 2721 (19.76%) SQL
18 2625 (19.07%) SQL Server
19 2608 (18.94%) HP
20 2579 (18.73%) Hyper-V
21 2319 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
22 2138 (15.53%) TCP/IP
23 2097 (15.23%) Finance
24 2096 (15.22%) vSphere
25 2074 (15.06%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1919 (13.94%) DHCP
27 1901 (13.81%) MCSE
28 1745 (12.67%) NetApp
29 1734 (12.59%) WAN
30 1712 (12.43%) LAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3948 (28.68%) MS Exchange
2 2074 (15.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1436 (10.43%) IIS
4 1231 (8.94%) SharePoint
5 1202 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 831 (6.04%) Apache
7 819 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 748 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 703 (5.11%) Lync
10 502 (3.65%) Tomcat
11 392 (2.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 234 (1.70%) WebLogic
13 168 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
14 164 (1.19%) WebSphere
15 155 (1.13%) nginx
16 141 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
17 106 (0.77%) CMS
17 106 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
18 101 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
19 99 (0.72%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3028 (21.99%) MS Excel
2 1162 (8.44%) MS Office
3 88 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 67 (0.49%) MS Project
5 66 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.12%) SPSS
7 16 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.10%) PowerPivot
9 11 (0.080%) FastStats
10 9 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.051%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
13 3 (0.022%) InDesign
13 3 (0.022%) Maya
13 3 (0.022%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
14 2 (0.015%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.015%) PaintShop Pro
15 1 (0.007%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.007%) Revit
Business Applications
1 107 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 40 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
4 37 (0.27%) Summit
5 32 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 27 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 23 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 17 (0.12%) SAP Business One
9 15 (0.11%) Magento
10 14 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
11 13 (0.094%) Maximo
12 9 (0.065%) SunGard APT
12 9 (0.065%) FastVal
12 9 (0.065%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 8 (0.058%) Sage 200
13 8 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
13 8 (0.058%) SunGard AvantGard
14 7 (0.051%) Oracle CRM
14 7 (0.051%) RiskWrite
14 7 (0.051%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 502 (3.65%) Office 365
2 284 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 269 (1.95%) SaaS
4 259 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 224 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 197 (1.43%) IaaS
7 134 (0.97%) PaaS
8 90 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 26 (0.19%) Google Apps
11 22 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
12 16 (0.12%) GitHub
13 12 (0.087%) Amazon ELB
14 11 (0.080%) Google App Engine
15 8 (0.058%) Joyent
16 4 (0.029%) Route 53
16 4 (0.029%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.029%) Heroku
16 4 (0.029%) Google Compute Engine
17 3 (0.022%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3832 (27.83%) SAN
2 3054 (22.18%) Firewall
3 2801 (20.34%) DNS
4 2138 (15.53%) TCP/IP
5 1919 (13.94%) DHCP
6 1734 (12.59%) WAN
7 1712 (12.43%) LAN
8 1172 (8.51%) VPN
9 1001 (7.27%) NAS
10 647 (4.70%) Internet
11 595 (4.32%) VoIP
12 564 (4.10%) VLAN
13 518 (3.76%) Wireless
14 434 (3.15%) MPLS
15 416 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
16 396 (2.88%) SSL
17 393 (2.85%) iSCSI
18 361 (2.62%) Network Security
19 333 (2.42%) SMTP
20 324 (2.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2625 (19.07%) SQL Server
2 755 (5.48%) MySQL
3 631 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 387 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 255 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 244 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 222 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 139 (1.01%) RDBMS
9 138 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
10 130 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 126 (0.92%) MongoDB
12 110 (0.80%) DB2
13 108 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 97 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
15 88 (0.64%) NoSQL
16 84 (0.61%) Big Data
17 61 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
18 56 (0.41%) Redis
19 46 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
20 45 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 210 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 194 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 192 (1.39%) Subversion
4 122 (0.89%) JIRA
5 72 (0.52%) Ant
6 70 (0.51%) Visual Studio
7 63 (0.46%) JUnit
8 54 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 49 (0.36%) MSI
10 46 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 45 (0.33%) Maven
12 40 (0.29%) Selenium
13 38 (0.28%) Hudson
14 33 (0.24%) Eclipse RCP
15 32 (0.23%) TeamCity
16 28 (0.20%) NUnit
17 24 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 22 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
18 22 (0.16%) CruiseControl
19 20 (0.15%) WebLOAD
General
1 2097 (15.23%) Finance
2 424 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 381 (2.77%) Banking
4 316 (2.30%) Retail
5 297 (2.16%) Law
6 285 (2.07%) Legal
7 201 (1.46%) Marketing
8 155 (1.13%) Advertising
9 145 (1.05%) Back Office
10 127 (0.92%) Games
11 114 (0.83%) French Language
12 113 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 81 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 80 (0.58%) Publishing
15 79 (0.57%) German Language
16 75 (0.54%) Investment Banking
16 75 (0.54%) Electronics
17 42 (0.31%) Military
18 39 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
19 32 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1723 (12.51%) Support Engineer
2 1704 (12.38%) Analyst
3 1550 (11.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1353 (9.83%) Administrator
5 1013 (7.36%) Systems Administrator
6 970 (7.05%) Architect
7 957 (6.95%) Consultant
8 884 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support
9 822 (5.97%) Support Analyst
10 817 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
11 583 (4.23%) IT Support
12 502 (3.65%) Network Engineer
13 494 (3.59%) Technical Support
14 485 (3.52%) 2nd Line Support
15 481 (3.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 429 (3.12%) Server Engineer
17 401 (2.91%) Infrastructure Manager
18 381 (2.77%) Linux Administrator
19 347 (2.52%) Team Leader
20 338 (2.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (2.67%) .NET
2 361 (2.62%) Web Services
3 256 (1.86%) LAMP
4 221 (1.61%) XML
5 212 (1.54%) HTML
6 169 (1.23%) Middleware
7 151 (1.10%) CSS
8 128 (0.93%) J2EE
9 90 (0.65%) Application Packaging
10 84 (0.61%) Spring
11 75 (0.54%) jQuery
12 72 (0.52%) Ajax
13 71 (0.52%) Software Packaging
14 68 (0.49%) COM
15 64 (0.46%) ASP.NET
15 64 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
16 62 (0.45%) RESTful
17 59 (0.43%) .NET Framework
18 55 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
19 52 (0.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 988 (7.18%) Clustering
2 523 (3.80%) Blackberry
3 475 (3.45%) Replication
4 386 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 328 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 205 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
7 202 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 201 (1.46%) Thin Client
8 201 (1.46%) Fat Client
9 194 (1.41%) Hedge funds
10 190 (1.38%) Open Source
11 178 (1.29%) EqualLogic
12 133 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 130 (0.94%) CLARiiON
14 119 (0.86%) Firmware
15 113 (0.82%) Statistics
16 102 (0.74%) FlexPod
17 98 (0.71%) PKI
18 85 (0.62%) Mathematics
19 82 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9895 (71.87%) Windows
2 4541 (32.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3793 (27.55%) Linux
4 2972 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 2319 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 1467 (10.66%) Windows 7
7 1284 (9.33%) UNIX
8 896 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 869 (6.31%) Windows XP
10 616 (4.47%) Solaris
11 559 (4.06%) Windows 8
12 458 (3.33%) CentOS
13 293 (2.13%) Ubuntu
14 284 (2.06%) AIX
15 243 (1.76%) Windows Vista
16 216 (1.57%) Debian
17 174 (1.26%) Mac OS X
18 172 (1.25%) Android
19 154 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
20 145 (1.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3071 (22.31%) ITIL
2 890 (6.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 816 (5.93%) Project Management
4 681 (4.95%) Load Balancing
5 645 (4.68%) Migration
6 629 (4.57%) Change Management
7 544 (3.95%) Service Delivery
8 462 (3.36%) E-Commerce
9 455 (3.30%) Problem Management
10 450 (3.27%) Service Management
11 423 (3.07%) PRINCE2
12 410 (2.98%) DevOps
13 408 (2.96%) Configuration Management
14 388 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
15 354 (2.57%) Performance Tuning
16 348 (2.53%) Incident Management
17 346 (2.51%) Business Continuity
18 344 (2.50%) Change Control
19 296 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
20 267 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2721 (19.76%) SQL
2 1229 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 826 (6.00%) Perl
4 684 (4.97%) Java
5 569 (4.13%) Python
6 524 (3.81%) Bash Shell
7 373 (2.71%) PHP
8 355 (2.58%) Ruby
9 272 (1.98%) Shell Script
10 252 (1.83%) VBScript
11 220 (1.60%) VB
12 217 (1.58%) JavaScript
13 205 (1.49%) C
14 204 (1.48%) C#
15 141 (1.02%) C++
16 131 (0.95%) T-SQL
17 31 (0.23%) PL/SQL
18 27 (0.20%) VB.NET
19 21 (0.15%) VBA
20 18 (0.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2748 (19.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1901 (13.81%) MCSE
3 1487 (10.80%) Cisco Certification
4 1300 (9.44%) Degree
5 1299 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1198 (8.70%) CCNA
7 1084 (7.87%) MCITP
8 850 (6.17%) MCSA
9 788 (5.72%) Security Cleared
10 607 (4.41%) CCNP
11 606 (4.40%) MCP
12 518 (3.76%) SC Cleared
13 464 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
14 424 (3.08%) MCTS
15 345 (2.51%) CCA
16 253 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
17 197 (1.43%) DV Cleared
18 145 (1.05%) VCAP
19 143 (1.04%) VCP5
20 133 (0.97%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 902 (6.55%) SLA
2 205 (1.49%) QA
3 201 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 168 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 123 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 58 (0.42%) COBIT
7 18 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (0.12%) ISO 9000
9 10 (0.073%) BS7799
10 9 (0.065%) HL7
11 6 (0.044%) DICOM
12 5 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.022%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.015%) BS25999
14 2 (0.015%) Data Quality
15 1 (0.007%) JSP 440
15 1 (0.007%) GxP
System Software
1 8646 (62.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5925 (43.03%) Active Directory
3 2579 (18.73%) Hyper-V
4 2096 (15.22%) vSphere
5 1619 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 1499 (10.89%) XenApp
7 837 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
8 787 (5.72%) XenDesktop
9 517 (3.76%) XenServer
10 359 (2.61%) Xen
11 340 (2.47%) vCloud
12 319 (2.32%) Terminal Services
13 233 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
14 223 (1.62%) KVM
15 202 (1.47%) VMware Server
16 184 (1.34%) NFS
17 144 (1.05%) UAG
18 143 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 138 (1.00%) ISA Server
20 136 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1108 (8.05%) SCCM
2 650 (4.72%) Puppet
3 644 (4.68%) Backup Exec
4 637 (4.63%) SCOM
5 487 (3.54%) NetBackup
6 411 (2.99%) Nagios
7 379 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
8 337 (2.45%) WSUS
9 272 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
10 142 (1.03%) Tivoli
11 127 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
12 115 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 100 (0.73%) Cacti
14 99 (0.72%) HP SIM
15 98 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 88 (0.64%) ZABBIX
17 82 (0.60%) Salt
18 81 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
19 80 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
20 77 (0.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6530 (47.43%) Microsoft
2 4663 (33.87%) Citrix
3 4072 (29.58%) Cisco
4 2608 (18.94%) HP
5 1745 (12.67%) NetApp
6 1295 (9.41%) EMC
7 1220 (8.86%) Red Hat
8 1213 (8.81%) Oracle
9 940 (6.83%) Symantec
10 836 (6.07%) Dell
11 777 (5.64%) IBM
12 632 (4.59%) Juniper
13 474 (3.44%) CheckPoint
14 416 (3.02%) Veeam
15 362 (2.63%) F5
16 293 (2.13%) Apple
17 282 (2.05%) JBoss
18 247 (1.79%) Veritas
18 247 (1.79%) SolarWinds
19 218 (1.58%) Brocade
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits plus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £45,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago