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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware 6323 7410 6114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.24% 6.95% 5.82%
As % of the Vendors category 13.64% 14.58% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5459 6229 5094
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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
46354 50821 49644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.77% 47.68% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37963 41742 39334
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,136 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 2016. 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 -5 5879 £42,500 - 728
London -19 2168 £50,000 +5.26% 249
South East +2 1550 £43,500 +2.35% 175
Berkshire +5 487 £48,500 +12.79% 58
South West +16 474 £37,500 - 58
East of England -3 446 £37,500 -11.76% 49
Yorkshire -1 394 £40,000 +6.66% 55
City of London -8 378 £50,000 +5.26% 68
Hampshire 0 363 £41,000 -3.24% 32
Surrey +7 352 £42,500 - 43
North West -4 313 £35,000 - 57
West Midlands -9 311 £39,500 +12.85% 53
West Yorkshire +4 285 £41,500 +10.66% 35
Reading +22 231 £50,000 +25.00% 34
Leeds +3 201 £40,000 - 22
East Midlands 0 190 £35,000 -6.66% 22
Hertfordshire +3 180 £41,000 -8.88% 21
Manchester -8 176 £35,000 +2.94% 33
Birmingham 0 153 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Cambridgeshire -1 132 £34,500 -13.75% 10
Wales -2 121 £35,000 -8.85% 8
South Wales -3 120 £35,000 -8.85% 6
Bristol +16 113 £44,897 +19.72% 17
Scotland -15 106 £42,250 +25.18% 22
Wiltshire +21 105 £34,000 -10.52% 6
Dorset +32 97 £30,250 -19.33% 6
Bracknell +15 94 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Buckinghamshire -22 93 £35,000 -16.66% 8
Southampton -5 88 £42,500 -2.85% 3
Kent +3 83 £45,000 +20.00% 11

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9039 (68.99%) Windows
2 8054 (61.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6020 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 5984 (45.68%) Microsoft
5 5587 (42.65%) Windows Server
6 3986 (30.43%) Linux
7 3853 (29.41%) Cisco
8 3768 (28.76%) Citrix
9 3572 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 3307 (25.24%) MS Exchange
11 3205 (24.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 3114 (23.77%) Firewall
13 3018 (23.04%) SAN
14 2949 (22.51%) ITIL
15 2620 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 2499 (19.07%) Hyper-V
17 2323 (17.73%) DNS
18 2261 (17.26%) SQL Server
19 2148 (16.40%) Data Centre
20 2104 (16.06%) SQL
21 2090 (15.95%) HP
22 2074 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
23 1943 (14.83%) vSphere
24 1929 (14.72%) Finance
25 1883 (14.37%) WAN
26 1812 (13.83%) LAN
27 1749 (13.35%) Exchange Server 2010
28 1594 (12.17%) NetApp
29 1545 (11.79%) Windows Server 2003
30 1505 (11.49%) TCP/IP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3307 (25.24%) MS Exchange
2 1749 (13.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1139 (8.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 979 (7.47%) IIS
5 872 (6.66%) SharePoint
6 704 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 672 (5.13%) Skype for Business
8 647 (4.94%) Apache
9 403 (3.08%) Tomcat
10 363 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2003
11 275 (2.10%) OpenStack
12 185 (1.41%) JBoss
13 174 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 174 (1.33%) WebSphere
14 155 (1.18%) nginx
15 138 (1.05%) WebLogic
16 107 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
17 86 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
18 84 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
19 74 (0.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 2620 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1108 (8.46%) MS Office
3 91 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 74 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (0.34%) MS Project
6 14 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.053%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.031%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.008%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 73 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 42 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 40 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
5 36 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 33 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 26 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 21 (0.16%) Infor SunSystems
9 20 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
10 19 (0.15%) Oracle ASCP
11 18 (0.14%) SAP Business One
12 16 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
13 13 (0.099%) RMDS
13 13 (0.099%) Unit4 Business World
14 10 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
15 9 (0.069%) SAP CRM
16 8 (0.061%) Oracle Financials
17 7 (0.053%) Northgate Housing
18 6 (0.046%) Magento
19 5 (0.038%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1207 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1156 (8.82%) Office 365
3 870 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 379 (2.89%) IaaS
5 275 (2.10%) SaaS
6 209 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
7 194 (1.48%) PaaS
8 135 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
9 87 (0.66%) Mimecast
10 63 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 61 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
12 58 (0.44%) Amazon S3
13 47 (0.36%) Joyent
14 43 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 40 (0.31%) SoftLayer
16 35 (0.27%) OpenShift
17 34 (0.26%) Heroku
18 33 (0.25%) Google Apps
19 22 (0.17%) GitHub
19 22 (0.17%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 3114 (23.77%) Firewall
2 3018 (23.04%) SAN
3 2323 (17.73%) DNS
4 1883 (14.37%) WAN
5 1812 (13.83%) LAN
6 1505 (11.49%) TCP/IP
7 1479 (11.29%) DHCP
8 1215 (9.27%) VPN
9 762 (5.82%) NAS
10 690 (5.27%) VoIP
11 613 (4.68%) VLAN
12 417 (3.18%) Internet
13 414 (3.16%) Network Security
14 401 (3.06%) SSL
15 392 (2.99%) iSCSI
15 392 (2.99%) Wireless
16 379 (2.89%) MPLS
17 360 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
18 286 (2.18%) Cisco Nexus
19 274 (2.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2261 (17.26%) SQL Server
2 808 (6.17%) MySQL
3 450 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 306 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 240 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 230 (1.76%) Oracle Database
7 172 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
8 161 (1.23%) Big Data
9 153 (1.17%) Relational Database
10 144 (1.10%) MongoDB
11 130 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 116 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 101 (0.77%) Redis
14 99 (0.76%) NoSQL
15 97 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
16 95 (0.73%) Hadoop
17 92 (0.70%) RDBMS
17 92 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
18 81 (0.62%) Informix
19 69 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 411 (3.14%) Jenkins
2 356 (2.72%) Git (software)
3 152 (1.16%) JIRA
4 150 (1.14%) Maven
5 137 (1.05%) Subversion
6 103 (0.79%) Vagrant
7 95 (0.73%) Hudson
8 88 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 83 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 61 (0.47%) Ant
11 56 (0.43%) Selenium
12 53 (0.40%) Gradle
13 46 (0.35%) Artifactory
13 46 (0.35%) Visual Studio
14 44 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 44 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
15 38 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
16 30 (0.23%) MSI
17 29 (0.22%) JUnit
18 25 (0.19%) Eclipse
General
1 1929 (14.72%) Finance
2 590 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 420 (3.21%) Banking
4 333 (2.54%) Law
5 297 (2.27%) Retail
6 260 (1.98%) Marketing
7 245 (1.87%) Legal
8 192 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 171 (1.31%) Advertising
10 117 (0.89%) Back Office
11 116 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 79 (0.60%) Electronics
13 78 (0.60%) Games
14 76 (0.58%) Publishing
15 65 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 50 (0.38%) German Language
17 39 (0.30%) Investment Banking
18 37 (0.28%) French Language
19 28 (0.21%) Billing
20 20 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1946 (14.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1805 (13.78%) Support Engineer
3 1524 (11.63%) Analyst
4 1310 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1003 (7.66%) VMware Engineer
6 1000 (7.63%) Systems Administrator
7 919 (7.01%) Architect
8 863 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 810 (6.18%) IT Engineer
10 781 (5.96%) Consultant
10 781 (5.96%) IT Support
11 770 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
12 734 (5.60%) Windows Engineer
13 689 (5.26%) Support Analyst
14 605 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
15 587 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
16 561 (4.28%) Network Engineer
17 520 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 514 (3.92%) Technical Support
19 483 (3.69%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (3.45%) LAMP
2 391 (2.98%) Web Services
3 350 (2.67%) .NET
4 258 (1.97%) Middleware
5 222 (1.69%) HTML
6 162 (1.24%) XML
7 155 (1.18%) CSS
8 100 (0.76%) LEMP Stack
9 80 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 80 (0.61%) REST
10 78 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
11 75 (0.57%) J2EE
12 64 (0.49%) SOAP
13 62 (0.47%) Ajax
13 62 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
14 61 (0.47%) JSON
15 60 (0.46%) XSLT
16 58 (0.44%) COM
16 58 (0.44%) LAPP Stack
16 58 (0.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2148 (16.40%) Data Centre
2 732 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 691 (5.27%) Clustering
4 458 (3.50%) Replication
5 370 (2.82%) Blackberry
6 328 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 321 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 289 (2.21%) Driving Licence
9 281 (2.14%) EMC VNX
10 204 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 181 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
12 178 (1.36%) Private Cloud
13 175 (1.34%) Public Cloud
14 153 (1.17%) Fat Client
14 153 (1.17%) Thin Client
15 151 (1.15%) VCE vBlock
16 138 (1.05%) EqualLogic
17 131 (1.00%) Client/Server
18 111 (0.85%) Hedge funds
19 106 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9039 (68.99%) Windows
2 5587 (42.65%) Windows Server
3 3986 (30.43%) Linux
4 3572 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3205 (24.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 1545 (11.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1285 (9.81%) Unix
8 1186 (9.05%) Windows 7
9 964 (7.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 773 (5.90%) Windows 8
11 499 (3.81%) CentOS
12 471 (3.60%) Windows XP
13 306 (2.34%) Solaris
14 215 (1.64%) Android
15 213 (1.63%) Windows 10
16 203 (1.55%) Ubuntu
17 155 (1.18%) AIX
18 149 (1.14%) Debian
19 139 (1.06%) Mac OS X
20 122 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2949 (22.51%) ITIL
2 1009 (7.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 801 (6.11%) Presales
4 796 (6.08%) DevOps
5 759 (5.79%) High Availability
6 721 (5.50%) Project Management
7 676 (5.16%) Agile Software Development
8 665 (5.08%) Configuration Management
9 614 (4.69%) Migration
10 599 (4.57%) Mentoring
11 570 (4.35%) Service Delivery
12 536 (4.09%) Load Balancing
13 478 (3.65%) Change Management
14 430 (3.28%) PRINCE2
15 422 (3.22%) Incident Management
16 412 (3.14%) Service Management
17 365 (2.79%) Problem Management
18 338 (2.58%) Continuous Integration
19 333 (2.54%) Performance Tuning
20 325 (2.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2104 (16.06%) SQL
2 1189 (9.08%) PowerShell
3 954 (7.28%) Python
4 881 (6.72%) Perl
5 770 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 659 (5.03%) Java
7 502 (3.83%) Ruby
8 348 (2.66%) PHP
9 320 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 286 (2.18%) C
11 238 (1.82%) JavaScript
12 199 (1.52%) C#
13 164 (1.25%) VBScript
14 150 (1.14%) VB
15 105 (0.80%) C++
16 86 (0.66%) T-SQL
17 46 (0.35%) PL/SQL
18 38 (0.29%) AWK
19 35 (0.27%) sed
20 29 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2074 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 1475 (11.26%) MCSE
3 1409 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1229 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1099 (8.39%) CCNA
6 1050 (8.01%) Degree
7 844 (6.44%) MCSA
8 670 (5.11%) Security Cleared
9 607 (4.63%) CCNP
10 587 (4.48%) MCITP
11 550 (4.20%) MCP
12 388 (2.96%) SC Cleared
13 356 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
14 303 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
15 271 (2.07%) CCA
16 197 (1.50%) MCTS
17 146 (1.11%) VCP5
18 138 (1.05%) CCIE
19 134 (1.02%) DV Cleared
20 122 (0.93%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 970 (7.40%) SLA
2 265 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 171 (1.31%) QA
4 166 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 65 (0.50%) COBIT
6 57 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 35 (0.27%) ISO22301
8 19 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (0.092%) ISO15022
9 12 (0.092%) ISO20022
9 12 (0.092%) ISO27002
10 9 (0.069%) JSP 440
11 8 (0.061%) COSO
11 8 (0.061%) Data Quality
12 7 (0.053%) HL7
12 7 (0.053%) SAS 70
13 6 (0.046%) DICOM
13 6 (0.046%) FIPS 140-2
14 5 (0.038%) GPG13
15 4 (0.031%) ISO19770
System Software
1 8054 (61.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6020 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 2499 (19.07%) Hyper-V
4 1943 (14.83%) vSphere
5 1219 (9.30%) XenApp
6 886 (6.76%) VMware ESX
7 690 (5.27%) VMware ESXi
8 547 (4.18%) XenDesktop
9 349 (2.66%) vCloud
10 335 (2.56%) Terminal Services
11 310 (2.37%) Xen
12 291 (2.22%) XenServer
13 263 (2.01%) Docker
13 263 (2.01%) KVM
14 210 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
15 197 (1.50%) NFS
16 196 (1.50%) VMware Server
17 143 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
18 111 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 108 (0.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1220 (9.31%) SCCM
2 947 (7.23%) Puppet
3 608 (4.64%) SCOM
4 550 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
5 435 (3.32%) Backup Exec
6 430 (3.28%) Nagios
7 343 (2.62%) NetBackup
8 302 (2.31%) Ansible
9 281 (2.14%) WSUS
10 118 (0.90%) Salt
11 117 (0.89%) Cacti
11 117 (0.89%) ZABBIX
12 115 (0.88%) Tivoli
13 111 (0.85%) SCVMM
14 106 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
15 103 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
16 100 (0.76%) Graphite
17 91 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
18 89 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 81 (0.62%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5984 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 3853 (29.41%) Cisco
3 3768 (28.76%) Citrix
4 2090 (15.95%) HP
5 1594 (12.17%) NetApp
6 1164 (8.88%) Oracle
7 1115 (8.51%) EMC
8 1051 (8.02%) Red Hat
9 825 (6.30%) Dell
10 681 (5.20%) Symantec
11 644 (4.92%) IBM
12 503 (3.84%) Juniper
13 462 (3.53%) Veeam
14 418 (3.19%) CheckPoint
15 408 (3.11%) SolarWinds
16 340 (2.60%) F5
17 283 (2.16%) Apple
18 253 (1.93%) 3PAR
19 216 (1.65%) SAP
20 211 (1.61%) CommVault
Crowthorne, Berkshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
County Armagh
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Netsource Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £30,000 p/a
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £9 - £10 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday