The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 38 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 6822 6241 6286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.62% 5.62% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 11.95% 11.50% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5770 5331 5422
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57077 54257 60185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.05% 48.86% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45694 44157 50746
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -3 6354 £42,500 - 713
London -3 2580 £46,000 -3.15% 275
South East -2 1508 £41,500 +3.75% 149
City of London -18 560 £47,500 -5.00% 82
Yorkshire -2 516 £35,000 -1.40% 48
East of England -5 492 £36,500 -8.75% 58
Berkshire +5 460 £42,000 -1.17% 49
North West +18 457 £32,500 -7.14% 65
Surrey -1 373 £45,000 +8.43% 23
South West +1 338 £40,000 +2.56% 60
West Yorkshire -2 336 £35,000 +7.69% 29
Hampshire 0 312 £40,000 - 30
Manchester +21 288 £34,750 -5.40% 41
West Midlands -8 270 £40,000 - 32
Leeds +8 268 £37,500 +5.63% 23
East Midlands -16 227 £39,750 +3.24% 20
Reading -2 194 £41,500 -7.77% 26
Scotland +4 186 £36,000 +2.85% 22
Buckinghamshire +14 160 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Wales +28 146 £37,000 +29.82% 12
Hertfordshire -6 140 £35,000 -17.64% 16
Birmingham 0 132 £47,500 +5.55% 7
South Wales +27 129 £37,000 +29.82% 10
Bristol +30 115 £38,500 +8.45% 16
Cambridgeshire -8 112 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Cheshire +32 103 £35,000 -12.50% 17
Bedfordshire -11 102 £35,000 -26.31% 10
South Yorkshire -5 98 £35,000 -17.64% 6
West Sussex +39 92 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Gloucestershire +5 89 £45,000 - 9

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9097 (69.80%) Windows
2 8070 (61.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6286 (48.23%) Microsoft
4 5709 (43.80%) Active Directory
5 4523 (34.70%) Citrix
6 4506 (34.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3869 (29.69%) Cisco
8 3832 (29.40%) MS Exchange
9 3693 (28.34%) SAN
10 3566 (27.36%) Linux
11 3257 (24.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 2995 (22.98%) MS Excel
13 2857 (21.92%) Firewall
14 2649 (20.33%) ITIL
15 2614 (20.06%) SQL
16 2582 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
17 2552 (19.58%) DNS
18 2410 (18.49%) HP
19 2386 (18.31%) SQL Server
20 2359 (18.10%) Hyper-V
21 2111 (16.20%) Finance
22 2081 (15.97%) vSphere
23 2041 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
24 1938 (14.87%) TCP/IP
25 1836 (14.09%) MCSE
26 1710 (13.12%) Windows Server 2012
27 1652 (12.68%) DHCP
28 1645 (12.62%) LAN
29 1641 (12.59%) WAN
30 1616 (12.40%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3832 (29.40%) MS Exchange
2 2041 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1434 (11.00%) IIS
4 1270 (9.74%) SharePoint
5 1193 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 859 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 795 (6.10%) Apache
8 681 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 541 (4.15%) Lync
10 503 (3.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 501 (3.84%) Tomcat
12 217 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 202 (1.55%) WebLogic
14 151 (1.16%) WebSphere
15 125 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
16 124 (0.95%) Lotus Domino
17 122 (0.94%) nginx
18 120 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
19 107 (0.82%) CMS
20 89 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2995 (22.98%) MS Excel
2 1061 (8.14%) MS Office
3 128 (0.98%) MS Project
4 111 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 47 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 12 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.077%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.069%) PowerPivot
10 8 (0.061%) Fireworks
10 8 (0.061%) FrameMaker
10 8 (0.061%) FastStats
11 5 (0.038%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.031%) RoboHelp
12 4 (0.031%) PaintShop Pro
13 3 (0.023%) SPSS
14 2 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
15 1 (0.008%) Final Cut Pro
15 1 (0.008%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.008%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 74 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (0.21%) Summit
5 25 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 20 (0.15%) SAP Business One
7 19 (0.15%) SunGard AvantGard
8 16 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 15 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
10 12 (0.092%) Maximo
10 12 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
11 11 (0.084%) FastVal
11 11 (0.084%) SunGard APT
12 10 (0.077%) Oracle CRM
12 10 (0.077%) Magento
13 9 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
14 7 (0.054%) Towers Watson Igloo
14 7 (0.054%) RiskWrite
15 5 (0.038%) Dynamics NAV
15 5 (0.038%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 339 (2.60%) Office 365
2 250 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 223 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 207 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 205 (1.57%) SaaS
6 171 (1.31%) IaaS
7 89 (0.68%) PaaS
8 65 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
9 31 (0.24%) Google Apps
10 29 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 22 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 17 (0.13%) Heroku
13 16 (0.12%) Engine Yard
14 14 (0.11%) Joyent
15 13 (0.100%) Route 53
16 11 (0.084%) GitHub
17 7 (0.054%) CloudFront
18 4 (0.031%) Amazon SQS
18 4 (0.031%) Rackspace Cloud
19 1 (0.008%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3693 (28.34%) SAN
2 2857 (21.92%) Firewall
3 2552 (19.58%) DNS
4 1938 (14.87%) TCP/IP
5 1652 (12.68%) DHCP
6 1645 (12.62%) LAN
7 1641 (12.59%) WAN
8 1169 (8.97%) VPN
9 872 (6.69%) NAS
10 613 (4.70%) Internet
11 515 (3.95%) VoIP
12 505 (3.87%) VLAN
13 472 (3.62%) Wireless
14 409 (3.14%) iSCSI
15 357 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
16 330 (2.53%) Network Security
17 325 (2.49%) SSL
18 301 (2.31%) MPLS
19 292 (2.24%) HTTP
20 285 (2.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2386 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 715 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 674 (5.17%) MySQL
4 461 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 262 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 257 (1.97%) Oracle Database
7 246 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 168 (1.29%) RDBMS
9 142 (1.09%) MongoDB
10 130 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 99 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 97 (0.74%) NoSQL
13 90 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
14 71 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
15 64 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
16 60 (0.46%) Redis
17 59 (0.45%) Big Data
18 48 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
19 46 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
20 35 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 185 (1.42%) Subversion
2 169 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 135 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 99 (0.76%) JIRA
5 92 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 81 (0.62%) Ant
7 72 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 61 (0.47%) Maven
9 53 (0.41%) Selenium
10 48 (0.37%) JUnit
11 31 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 28 (0.21%) Eclipse
13 26 (0.20%) Hudson
14 24 (0.18%) Eclipse RCP
15 23 (0.18%) Mercurial
15 23 (0.18%) SoapUI
16 21 (0.16%) InstallShield
17 20 (0.15%) MSI
18 19 (0.15%) TeamCity
18 19 (0.15%) FishEye
General
1 2111 (16.20%) Finance
2 426 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 396 (3.04%) Banking
4 290 (2.23%) Law
5 289 (2.22%) Retail
6 277 (2.13%) Legal
7 226 (1.73%) Marketing
8 173 (1.33%) Advertising
8 173 (1.33%) Back Office
9 119 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 111 (0.85%) Games
11 91 (0.70%) French Language
12 67 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 67 (0.51%) Investment Banking
13 57 (0.44%) Electronics
14 51 (0.39%) German Language
15 50 (0.38%) Publishing
16 37 (0.28%) Local Government
17 31 (0.24%) Billing
18 27 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1625 (12.47%) Analyst
2 1394 (10.70%) Support Engineer
3 1314 (10.08%) Administrator
4 1225 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1185 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1040 (7.98%) Architect
7 1021 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
8 844 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
9 772 (5.92%) Support Analyst
10 728 (5.59%) 3rd Line Support
11 547 (4.20%) IT Support
12 464 (3.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 429 (3.29%) Technical Support
14 399 (3.06%) Server Engineer
15 380 (2.92%) 2nd Line Support
16 361 (2.77%) Linux Administrator
17 352 (2.70%) Network Engineer
18 350 (2.69%) Team Leader
19 344 (2.64%) Technical Consultant
20 311 (2.39%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (3.53%) .NET
2 377 (2.89%) Web Services
3 223 (1.71%) XML
4 217 (1.67%) HTML
5 168 (1.29%) Middleware
6 159 (1.22%) LAMP
7 153 (1.17%) CSS
8 132 (1.01%) J2EE
9 102 (0.78%) ASP.NET
10 93 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
11 81 (0.62%) Application Packaging
12 75 (0.58%) .NET Framework
13 74 (0.57%) jQuery
13 74 (0.57%) Ajax
14 73 (0.56%) Software Packaging
15 64 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
15 64 (0.49%) COM
16 60 (0.46%) Spring
17 56 (0.43%) SOAP
18 49 (0.38%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1144 (8.78%) Clustering
2 645 (4.95%) Blackberry
3 477 (3.66%) Replication
4 348 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 301 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 267 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
7 222 (1.70%) Hedge funds
8 206 (1.58%) Fat Client
8 206 (1.58%) Thin Client
9 189 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 178 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 151 (1.16%) Open Source
12 126 (0.97%) EqualLogic
13 115 (0.88%) Firmware
14 108 (0.83%) CLARiiON
15 104 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
16 87 (0.67%) iPhone
17 77 (0.59%) iPad
18 65 (0.50%) FlexPod
19 62 (0.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9097 (69.80%) Windows
2 4506 (34.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3566 (27.36%) Linux
4 3257 (24.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 1710 (13.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 1429 (10.96%) Windows 7
7 1377 (10.57%) UNIX
8 936 (7.18%) Windows XP
9 869 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 609 (4.67%) Solaris
11 487 (3.74%) Windows 8
12 434 (3.33%) CentOS
13 257 (1.97%) Ubuntu
14 251 (1.93%) Windows Vista
15 248 (1.90%) AIX
16 163 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
17 161 (1.24%) Debian
18 150 (1.15%) Mac OS X
19 143 (1.10%) Android
20 139 (1.07%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2649 (20.33%) ITIL
2 855 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 772 (5.92%) Project Management
4 632 (4.85%) Service Delivery
5 622 (4.77%) Migration
6 596 (4.57%) Load Balancing
7 562 (4.31%) Problem Management
8 494 (3.79%) Service Management
9 489 (3.75%) Change Management
10 460 (3.53%) E-Commerce
11 400 (3.07%) PRINCE2
12 356 (2.73%) Configuration Management
13 331 (2.54%) Capacity Planning
14 329 (2.52%) Change Control
15 324 (2.49%) Business Continuity
16 272 (2.09%) Performance Tuning
17 271 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
18 250 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
19 239 (1.83%) Incident Management
20 228 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2614 (20.06%) SQL
2 1232 (9.45%) PowerShell
3 762 (5.85%) Perl
4 638 (4.90%) Java
5 481 (3.69%) Python
6 397 (3.05%) Bash Shell
7 364 (2.79%) PHP
8 280 (2.15%) Shell Script
9 271 (2.08%) Ruby
10 263 (2.02%) VBScript
11 230 (1.76%) JavaScript
12 206 (1.58%) VB
13 204 (1.57%) C#
14 182 (1.40%) C
15 135 (1.04%) T-SQL
16 89 (0.68%) C++
17 66 (0.51%) VB.NET
18 40 (0.31%) Korn
19 29 (0.22%) PL/SQL
20 27 (0.21%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2582 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1836 (14.09%) MCSE
3 1321 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1190 (9.13%) Degree
5 1135 (8.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1057 (8.11%) CCNA
7 987 (7.57%) MCITP
8 744 (5.71%) Security Cleared
9 654 (5.02%) MCSA
10 578 (4.43%) MCP
11 506 (3.88%) CCNP
12 495 (3.80%) SC Cleared
13 469 (3.60%) Citrix Certification
14 379 (2.91%) MCTS
15 337 (2.59%) CCA
16 239 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
17 218 (1.67%) DV Cleared
18 145 (1.11%) RHCE
19 144 (1.10%) VCP5
20 132 (1.01%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 861 (6.61%) SLA
2 213 (1.63%) QA
3 200 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 175 (1.34%) ISO 9001
5 168 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 36 (0.28%) COBIT
7 17 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (0.12%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.046%) BS7799
9 6 (0.046%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.046%) HL7
10 2 (0.015%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.015%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.008%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.008%) DICOM
11 1 (0.008%) GxP
System Software
1 8070 (61.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5709 (43.80%) Active Directory
3 2359 (18.10%) Hyper-V
4 2081 (15.97%) vSphere
5 1603 (12.30%) XenApp
6 1494 (11.46%) VMware ESX
7 864 (6.63%) XenDesktop
8 747 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
9 582 (4.47%) XenServer
10 388 (2.98%) Terminal Services
11 308 (2.36%) vCloud
12 299 (2.29%) Xen
13 245 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
14 185 (1.42%) VMware Server
14 185 (1.42%) KVM
15 152 (1.17%) NFS
16 139 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
17 122 (0.94%) ISA Server
18 117 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
19 115 (0.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1086 (8.33%) SCCM
2 748 (5.74%) SCOM
3 583 (4.47%) Backup Exec
4 550 (4.22%) Puppet
5 543 (4.17%) NetBackup
6 391 (3.00%) WSUS
7 372 (2.85%) Nagios
8 337 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
9 265 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 194 (1.49%) Tivoli
11 143 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
12 131 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 95 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 92 (0.71%) ARCserve
15 86 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
16 84 (0.64%) HP SIM
17 73 (0.56%) SCVMM
18 69 (0.53%) Cobbler
19 65 (0.50%) Cacti
20 64 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6286 (48.23%) Microsoft
2 4523 (34.70%) Citrix
3 3869 (29.69%) Cisco
4 2410 (18.49%) HP
5 1616 (12.40%) NetApp
6 1315 (10.09%) EMC
7 1141 (8.75%) Red Hat
8 1058 (8.12%) Oracle
9 1024 (7.86%) Symantec
10 745 (5.72%) Dell
11 710 (5.45%) IBM
12 525 (4.03%) CheckPoint
13 523 (4.01%) Juniper
14 334 (2.56%) McAfee
15 324 (2.49%) Veeam
16 275 (2.11%) Veritas
17 250 (1.92%) JBoss
18 247 (1.90%) SolarWinds
19 221 (1.70%) F5
19 221 (1.70%) Brocade
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum basic + on-call + bonus + shares + pension ++
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + benefits!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
networx
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago