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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 37 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 6804 6412 6723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.84% 5.91% 5.72%
As % of the Vendors category 12.37% 12.29% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5668 5527 5730
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54998 52169 56830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.23% 48.12% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44076 42630 47908
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
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 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 1 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 -2 6348 £40,000 -5.88% 741
London +2 2486 £47,065 -0.91% 245
South East -8 1525 £40,000 - 165
City of London +18 654 £49,375 +1.02% 91
Yorkshire +4 578 £39,000 +2.63% 69
East of England -2 517 £37,750 -5.62% 46
Berkshire 0 459 £37,500 -11.76% 55
West Yorkshire +6 411 £40,000 +5.26% 54
North West +4 388 £33,500 -6.94% 61
South West -2 381 £33,000 -9.58% 74
Surrey -9 360 £42,500 - 24
Leeds +9 345 £41,500 +18.57% 38
Hampshire -7 342 £37,500 -6.25% 36
West Midlands -2 327 £37,500 - 43
Hertfordshire +11 219 £39,500 -5.95% 26
Manchester +4 214 £33,250 -11.33% 35
Reading -6 194 £45,000 +5.88% 23
East Midlands -18 181 £37,500 - 27
Birmingham +4 162 £42,000 -6.66% 18
Wales 0 140 £33,000 -16.45% 14
Scotland -4 135 £40,000 +6.66% 29
South Wales +2 132 £33,000 -26.66% 10
Bristol +10 123 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Buckinghamshire -1 121 £45,000 +9.75% 6
Cambridgeshire -11 111 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Cardiff +11 106 £33,000 -5.71% 7
Southampton +4 104 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Cheshire 0 101 £34,000 +15.25% 17
Watford +33 94 £46,000 -8.00% 12
South Yorkshire +7 94 £37,500 -12.79% 6

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 9724 (71.48%) Windows
2 8540 (62.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6470 (47.56%) Microsoft
4 5890 (43.30%) Active Directory
5 4610 (33.89%) Citrix
6 4521 (33.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4008 (29.46%) Cisco
8 3933 (28.91%) MS Exchange
9 3793 (27.88%) SAN
10 3748 (27.55%) Linux
11 3076 (22.61%) MS Excel
12 3001 (22.06%) Windows Server 2003
13 2988 (21.97%) Firewall
14 2975 (21.87%) ITIL
15 2735 (20.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 2718 (19.98%) SQL
17 2711 (19.93%) DNS
18 2580 (18.97%) HP
19 2550 (18.75%) Hyper-V
20 2535 (18.64%) SQL Server
21 2234 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
22 2092 (15.38%) vSphere
23 2083 (15.31%) TCP/IP
24 2080 (15.29%) Finance
25 2071 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1896 (13.94%) MCSE
27 1863 (13.70%) DHCP
28 1692 (12.44%) LAN
29 1690 (12.42%) WAN
30 1679 (12.34%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3933 (28.91%) MS Exchange
2 2071 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1388 (10.20%) IIS
4 1237 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1196 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 809 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 786 (5.78%) Apache
8 752 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 670 (4.93%) Lync
10 490 (3.60%) Tomcat
11 386 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 243 (1.79%) WebLogic
13 166 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
14 152 (1.12%) WebSphere
15 143 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
16 141 (1.04%) nginx
17 112 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
18 104 (0.76%) CMS
19 98 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
20 95 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3076 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 1138 (8.37%) MS Office
3 88 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 74 (0.54%) MS Project
5 60 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.12%) SPSS
7 15 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.10%) PowerPivot
9 10 (0.074%) FastStats
10 9 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.051%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.022%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.022%) Maya
12 3 (0.022%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.022%) InDesign
13 2 (0.015%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.015%) PaintShop Pro
13 2 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.007%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.007%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 104 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 46 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
4 35 (0.26%) Summit
5 30 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 26 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 25 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 16 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 16 (0.12%) Magento
9 15 (0.11%) Maximo
10 14 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
11 10 (0.074%) SunGard AvantGard
11 10 (0.074%) FastVal
11 10 (0.074%) SunGard APT
12 9 (0.066%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (0.066%) Oracle CRM
13 8 (0.059%) Sage 200
14 7 (0.051%) RiskWrite
14 7 (0.051%) Towers Watson Igloo
14 7 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 484 (3.56%) Office 365
2 266 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 261 (1.92%) SaaS
4 244 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 221 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 191 (1.40%) IaaS
7 132 (0.97%) PaaS
8 83 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 34 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 28 (0.21%) Google Apps
11 16 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 16 (0.12%) GitHub
12 11 (0.081%) Amazon ELB
13 10 (0.074%) Joyent
14 7 (0.051%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.037%) Route 53
16 4 (0.029%) Heroku
16 4 (0.029%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.029%) Google Compute Engine
17 3 (0.022%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3793 (27.88%) SAN
2 2988 (21.97%) Firewall
3 2711 (19.93%) DNS
4 2083 (15.31%) TCP/IP
5 1863 (13.70%) DHCP
6 1692 (12.44%) LAN
7 1690 (12.42%) WAN
8 1181 (8.68%) VPN
9 980 (7.20%) NAS
10 646 (4.75%) Internet
11 570 (4.19%) VoIP
12 550 (4.04%) VLAN
13 530 (3.90%) Wireless
14 414 (3.04%) Cisco ASA
15 403 (2.96%) iSCSI
16 395 (2.90%) MPLS
17 380 (2.79%) SSL
18 363 (2.67%) Network Security
19 331 (2.43%) SMTP
20 318 (2.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2535 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 724 (5.32%) MySQL
3 636 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 381 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 252 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 250 (1.84%) Oracle Database
7 235 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 144 (1.06%) RDBMS
9 133 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 128 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
11 118 (0.87%) MongoDB
12 108 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 90 (0.66%) DB2
14 89 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
15 88 (0.65%) NoSQL
16 80 (0.59%) Big Data
17 61 (0.45%) Redis
18 52 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
19 46 (0.34%) Oracle Exadata
20 43 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 196 (1.44%) Git (software)
2 186 (1.37%) Subversion
3 171 (1.26%) Jenkins
4 113 (0.83%) JIRA
5 76 (0.56%) Ant
6 73 (0.54%) Visual Studio
7 66 (0.49%) JUnit
8 52 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 50 (0.37%) Maven
10 49 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 49 (0.36%) MSI
11 39 (0.29%) Selenium
12 34 (0.25%) Eclipse RCP
13 30 (0.22%) NUnit
14 28 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 28 (0.21%) TeamCity
15 27 (0.20%) Hudson
16 20 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
17 18 (0.13%) Toad
17 18 (0.13%) WebLOAD
General
1 2080 (15.29%) Finance
2 405 (2.98%) Telecoms
3 378 (2.78%) Banking
4 308 (2.26%) Retail
5 293 (2.15%) Law
6 275 (2.02%) Legal
7 196 (1.44%) Marketing
8 154 (1.13%) Advertising
9 146 (1.07%) Back Office
10 130 (0.96%) Games
11 117 (0.86%) French Language
12 98 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 85 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 78 (0.57%) Electronics
15 77 (0.57%) German Language
15 77 (0.57%) Investment Banking
16 72 (0.53%) Publishing
17 46 (0.34%) Military
18 38 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
19 32 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1693 (12.45%) Analyst
2 1670 (12.28%) Support Engineer
3 1493 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1345 (9.89%) Administrator
5 1022 (7.51%) Consultant
6 1003 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
7 954 (7.01%) Architect
8 857 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 831 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
10 808 (5.94%) Support Analyst
11 567 (4.17%) IT Support
12 491 (3.61%) Technical Support
13 488 (3.59%) 2nd Line Support
14 485 (3.57%) Network Engineer
15 464 (3.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 419 (3.08%) Server Engineer
17 380 (2.79%) Infrastructure Manager
18 377 (2.77%) Linux Administrator
19 328 (2.41%) Technical Consultant
20 323 (2.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (2.72%) .NET
2 343 (2.52%) Web Services
3 235 (1.73%) LAMP
4 210 (1.54%) XML
5 196 (1.44%) HTML
6 173 (1.27%) Middleware
7 146 (1.07%) CSS
8 130 (0.96%) J2EE
9 88 (0.65%) Application Packaging
10 83 (0.61%) Spring
11 77 (0.57%) jQuery
12 72 (0.53%) Software Packaging
13 70 (0.51%) Ajax
14 65 (0.48%) COM
15 63 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
15 63 (0.46%) ASP.NET
16 60 (0.44%) .NET Framework
17 59 (0.43%) RESTful
18 57 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
18 57 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 988 (7.26%) Clustering
2 528 (3.88%) Blackberry
3 476 (3.50%) Replication
4 396 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 323 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 214 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 206 (1.51%) Client/Server
8 202 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 202 (1.48%) Thin Client
9 199 (1.46%) Hedge funds
10 167 (1.23%) Open Source
11 166 (1.22%) EqualLogic
12 141 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
13 128 (0.94%) CLARiiON
14 114 (0.84%) Firmware
15 104 (0.76%) Statistics
16 92 (0.68%) PKI
17 89 (0.65%) FlexPod
18 82 (0.60%) Mathematics
19 79 (0.58%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9724 (71.48%) Windows
2 4521 (33.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 3748 (27.55%) Linux
4 3001 (22.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 2234 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 1478 (10.87%) Windows 7
7 1297 (9.53%) UNIX
8 880 (6.47%) Windows XP
9 853 (6.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 606 (4.45%) Solaris
11 566 (4.16%) Windows 8
12 433 (3.18%) CentOS
13 279 (2.05%) Ubuntu
14 263 (1.93%) AIX
15 229 (1.68%) Windows Vista
16 196 (1.44%) Debian
17 173 (1.27%) Android
18 168 (1.24%) Mac OS X
19 151 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
20 133 (0.98%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2975 (21.87%) ITIL
2 872 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 800 (5.88%) Project Management
4 679 (4.99%) Load Balancing
5 650 (4.78%) Migration
6 603 (4.43%) Change Management
7 558 (4.10%) Service Delivery
8 457 (3.36%) Problem Management
9 453 (3.33%) Service Management
10 452 (3.32%) E-Commerce
11 419 (3.08%) PRINCE2
12 392 (2.88%) Configuration Management
13 383 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
14 379 (2.79%) DevOps
15 344 (2.53%) Incident Management
16 335 (2.46%) Business Continuity
17 334 (2.46%) Change Control
18 330 (2.43%) Performance Tuning
19 282 (2.07%) Agile Software Development
20 260 (1.91%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2718 (19.98%) SQL
2 1216 (8.94%) PowerShell
3 822 (6.04%) Perl
4 670 (4.93%) Java
5 549 (4.04%) Python
6 499 (3.67%) Bash Shell
7 362 (2.66%) PHP
8 336 (2.47%) Ruby
9 274 (2.01%) Shell Script
10 257 (1.89%) VBScript
11 221 (1.62%) VB
12 219 (1.61%) JavaScript
13 201 (1.48%) C
13 201 (1.48%) C#
14 138 (1.01%) C++
15 127 (0.93%) T-SQL
16 30 (0.22%) PL/SQL
17 28 (0.21%) VB.NET
18 19 (0.14%) VBA
19 18 (0.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2735 (20.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1896 (13.94%) MCSE
3 1428 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1279 (9.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1279 (9.40%) Degree
5 1161 (8.53%) CCNA
6 1074 (7.90%) MCITP
7 820 (6.03%) MCSA
8 797 (5.86%) Security Cleared
9 591 (4.34%) MCP
10 589 (4.33%) CCNP
11 521 (3.83%) SC Cleared
12 463 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
13 410 (3.01%) MCTS
14 337 (2.48%) CCA
15 247 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
16 198 (1.46%) DV Cleared
17 152 (1.12%) VCP5
18 138 (1.01%) VCAP
19 128 (0.94%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 856 (6.29%) SLA
2 203 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 191 (1.40%) QA
4 159 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 138 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 58 (0.43%) COBIT
7 18 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 9 (0.066%) BS7799
9 6 (0.044%) HL7
9 6 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.037%) DICOM
11 3 (0.022%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.015%) BS25999
13 1 (0.007%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.007%) GxP
13 1 (0.007%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8540 (62.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5890 (43.30%) Active Directory
3 2550 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 2092 (15.38%) vSphere
5 1600 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 1511 (11.11%) XenApp
7 823 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
8 817 (6.01%) XenDesktop
9 540 (3.97%) XenServer
10 354 (2.60%) Xen
11 345 (2.54%) vCloud
12 324 (2.38%) Terminal Services
13 243 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
14 208 (1.53%) KVM
15 195 (1.43%) VMware Server
16 181 (1.33%) NFS
17 144 (1.06%) UAG
18 138 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 132 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
20 130 (0.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1094 (8.04%) SCCM
2 651 (4.79%) Backup Exec
3 641 (4.71%) SCOM
4 605 (4.45%) Puppet
5 500 (3.68%) NetBackup
6 405 (2.98%) Nagios
7 342 (2.51%) WSUS
8 339 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
9 266 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
10 142 (1.04%) Tivoli
11 127 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
12 118 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 99 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 92 (0.68%) Cacti
15 91 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
16 87 (0.64%) HP SIM
17 83 (0.61%) ARCserve
18 80 (0.59%) ZABBIX
19 77 (0.57%) SCVMM
20 74 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6470 (47.56%) Microsoft
2 4610 (33.89%) Citrix
3 4008 (29.46%) Cisco
4 2580 (18.97%) HP
5 1679 (12.34%) NetApp
6 1295 (9.52%) EMC
7 1195 (8.78%) Oracle
8 1157 (8.51%) Red Hat
9 963 (7.08%) Symantec
10 821 (6.04%) Dell
11 744 (5.47%) IBM
12 600 (4.41%) Juniper
13 479 (3.52%) CheckPoint
14 408 (3.00%) Veeam
15 347 (2.55%) F5
16 296 (2.18%) Apple
17 284 (2.09%) JBoss
18 254 (1.87%) Veritas
19 247 (1.82%) SolarWinds
20 228 (1.68%) McAfee
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £19000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + 25000 + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + on call
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens, bonus, car
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago