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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 27 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 7284 6126 6180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.90% 5.89% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 14.44% 12.38% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6143 5133 5380
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -1.25%

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
50441 49470 51504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.75% 47.60% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41589 39334 43095
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 2015 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 23 January 2015. 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 +11 6944 £42,500 - 975
London +15 2853 £47,500 - 364
South East +4 1667 £41,500 -1.19% 227
City of London +17 653 £47,500 -5.00% 106
Yorkshire -8 496 £37,500 +7.14% 62
North West +13 465 £35,000 - 75
East of England +5 465 £42,500 +13.33% 67
Berkshire -2 438 £42,500 -5.55% 56
West Midlands +5 411 £35,000 -11.94% 66
Hampshire +2 387 £41,625 +9.53% 65
South West +15 372 £37,500 -2.59% 72
Surrey +2 322 £42,500 -5.55% 43
West Yorkshire -13 316 £37,500 +7.14% 40
Manchester +12 268 £35,000 +16.66% 45
Leeds -20 204 £40,000 - 26
East Midlands +6 177 £37,500 - 26
Birmingham +5 171 £35,000 -30.00% 25
Hertfordshire -3 154 £45,000 +28.57% 25
Reading -10 146 £40,000 -11.11% 22
Cheshire +32 144 £40,000 -1.84% 19
Buckinghamshire +15 139 £42,000 +6.32% 20
Scotland -7 132 £34,000 +6.25% 16
West Sussex +29 125 £40,000 +2.56% 8
Cambridgeshire +11 124 £37,500 +1.35% 19
South Wales -6 113 £38,200 -4.50% 10
Wales -7 113 £38,200 -4.50% 12
Oxfordshire -4 95 £38,500 - 12
Wiltshire +35 94 £38,000 -1.29% 8
Kent +28 90 £37,500 +11.94% 12
Nottinghamshire +13 86 £37,500 -6.25% 7

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 10469 (71.93%) Windows
2 9211 (63.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6876 (47.24%) Microsoft
4 6300 (43.28%) Active Directory
5 5002 (34.37%) Citrix
6 4658 (32.00%) Cisco
7 4553 (31.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 4127 (28.35%) MS Exchange
9 3967 (27.26%) SAN
10 3874 (26.62%) Linux
11 3562 (24.47%) Firewall
12 3101 (21.31%) MS Excel
13 2991 (20.55%) DNS
14 2983 (20.49%) ITIL
15 2934 (20.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 2886 (19.83%) Hyper-V
17 2711 (18.63%) HP
18 2676 (18.39%) SQL Server
19 2637 (18.12%) Windows Server 2003
20 2501 (17.18%) vSphere
21 2488 (17.09%) SQL
22 2444 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
23 2216 (15.23%) TCP/IP
24 2156 (14.81%) Finance
25 2093 (14.38%) Exchange Server 2010
26 2086 (14.33%) WAN
27 2052 (14.10%) DHCP
28 1976 (13.58%) LAN
29 1832 (12.59%) XenApp
30 1815 (12.47%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4127 (28.35%) MS Exchange
2 2093 (14.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1424 (9.78%) IIS
4 1231 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1193 (8.20%) SharePoint
6 1015 (6.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 858 (5.89%) Apache
8 746 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 709 (4.87%) Lync
10 489 (3.36%) Tomcat
11 382 (2.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 237 (1.63%) WebSphere
13 220 (1.51%) nginx
14 215 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
15 203 (1.39%) JBoss
16 175 (1.20%) WebLogic
17 148 (1.02%) OpenStack
18 140 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
19 122 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
20 94 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3101 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 1276 (8.77%) MS Office
3 107 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 105 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 63 (0.43%) MS Project
6 26 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 18 (0.12%) SPSS
8 14 (0.096%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.048%) Acrobat
10 7 (0.048%) S-PLUS
11 6 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.041%) FrameMaker
11 6 (0.041%) RoboHelp
11 6 (0.041%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.014%) Mathematica
12 2 (0.014%) Stata
12 2 (0.014%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.014%) Revit
13 1 (0.007%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 107 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 27 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 23 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 21 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
7 19 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 14 (0.096%) Summit
9 13 (0.089%) Oracle BPM
10 10 (0.069%) Fredhopper
11 9 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
12 7 (0.048%) ReMetrica
12 7 (0.048%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 6 (0.041%) Maximo
14 4 (0.027%) SAP Business One
15 2 (0.014%) Sentinel
15 2 (0.014%) Tridion
15 2 (0.014%) BPCS
15 2 (0.014%) SAP SRM
15 2 (0.014%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 647 (4.45%) Office 365
2 351 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 285 (1.96%) SaaS
4 247 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
5 238 (1.64%) IaaS
6 214 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 134 (0.92%) PaaS
8 86 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 27 (0.19%) OpenShift
11 25 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 19 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
12 19 (0.13%) Google Apps
13 14 (0.096%) Amazon ELB
14 13 (0.089%) Google App Engine
14 13 (0.089%) IBM SmartCloud
15 10 (0.069%) GitHub
16 9 (0.062%) Route 53
17 8 (0.055%) SoftLayer
17 8 (0.055%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3967 (27.26%) SAN
2 3562 (24.47%) Firewall
3 2991 (20.55%) DNS
4 2216 (15.23%) TCP/IP
5 2086 (14.33%) WAN
6 2052 (14.10%) DHCP
7 1976 (13.58%) LAN
8 1340 (9.21%) VPN
9 942 (6.47%) NAS
10 758 (5.21%) Internet
11 655 (4.50%) VoIP
12 642 (4.41%) Wireless
13 598 (4.11%) VLAN
14 563 (3.87%) Cisco ASA
15 561 (3.85%) MPLS
16 513 (3.52%) iSCSI
17 411 (2.82%) Network Security
18 408 (2.80%) SSL
19 389 (2.67%) BGP
20 383 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2676 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 781 (5.37%) MySQL
3 728 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 417 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 327 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 227 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 214 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 169 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 129 (0.89%) RDBMS
10 121 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 118 (0.81%) DB2
12 114 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
13 84 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 76 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 62 (0.43%) EDRMS
15 62 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 59 (0.41%) Big Data
16 59 (0.41%) IDOL
17 49 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
18 44 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 312 (2.14%) Git (software)
2 303 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 206 (1.42%) Subversion
4 146 (1.00%) JIRA
5 110 (0.76%) Hudson
6 99 (0.68%) Maven
7 97 (0.67%) Visual Studio
8 68 (0.47%) TeamCity
9 57 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 57 (0.39%) Ant
10 54 (0.37%) Eclipse
11 50 (0.34%) MSI
12 45 (0.31%) Mercurial
13 42 (0.29%) LoadRunner
14 41 (0.28%) Selenium
15 40 (0.27%) Bugzilla
16 37 (0.25%) JUnit
17 35 (0.24%) Artifactory
18 31 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
19 29 (0.20%) CruiseControl
General
1 2156 (14.81%) Finance
2 518 (3.56%) Telecoms
3 411 (2.82%) Banking
4 305 (2.10%) Retail
5 289 (1.99%) Law
6 242 (1.66%) Advertising
7 222 (1.53%) Marketing
8 219 (1.50%) Legal
9 207 (1.42%) Back Office
10 134 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 99 (0.68%) Publishing
12 86 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 78 (0.54%) Electronics
14 70 (0.48%) Games
15 67 (0.46%) Investment Banking
16 58 (0.40%) French Language
17 50 (0.34%) Spanish Language
18 46 (0.32%) Billing
19 45 (0.31%) German Language
20 44 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2052 (14.10%) Support Engineer
2 1832 (12.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1690 (11.61%) Analyst
4 1319 (9.06%) Administrator
5 1136 (7.80%) Architect
6 1084 (7.45%) Consultant
7 1028 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
8 999 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support
9 800 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
10 734 (5.04%) Support Analyst
11 687 (4.72%) Network Engineer
12 630 (4.33%) IT Support
13 543 (3.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 492 (3.38%) Technical Support
15 485 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 475 (3.26%) Server Engineer
17 449 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
18 425 (2.92%) Infrastructure Architect
19 381 (2.62%) Linux Administrator
20 368 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 410 (2.82%) .NET
2 330 (2.27%) Web Services
3 206 (1.42%) HTML
4 188 (1.29%) XML
5 182 (1.25%) Middleware
6 171 (1.17%) LAMP
7 145 (1.00%) CSS
8 107 (0.74%) J2EE
9 94 (0.65%) Application Packaging
10 88 (0.60%) ASP.NET
11 85 (0.58%) Ajax
12 78 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
13 74 (0.51%) jQuery
14 70 (0.48%) SOAP
15 65 (0.45%) HTML5
16 60 (0.41%) .NET Framework
17 56 (0.38%) Servlets
18 53 (0.36%) Software Packaging
19 49 (0.34%) Spring
19 49 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1107 (7.61%) Clustering
2 789 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 597 (4.10%) Blackberry
4 512 (3.52%) Replication
5 370 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 356 (2.45%) Management Information System
7 275 (1.89%) Open Source
8 252 (1.73%) Fat Client
8 252 (1.73%) Thin Client
9 187 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
10 174 (1.20%) Hedge funds
11 142 (0.98%) EqualLogic
12 133 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
13 130 (0.89%) FlexPod
14 104 (0.71%) Client/Server
15 100 (0.69%) PKI
16 88 (0.60%) CLARiiON
16 88 (0.60%) iPhone
17 79 (0.54%) Statistics
18 69 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10469 (71.93%) Windows
2 4553 (31.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 3874 (26.62%) Linux
4 2934 (20.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 2637 (18.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1516 (10.42%) Windows 7
7 1318 (9.06%) UNIX
8 1000 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 892 (6.13%) Windows XP
10 769 (5.28%) Windows 8
11 561 (3.85%) Solaris
12 551 (3.79%) CentOS
13 302 (2.07%) Windows Vista
14 292 (2.01%) Ubuntu
15 275 (1.89%) AIX
16 234 (1.61%) Debian
17 189 (1.30%) SUSE
18 175 (1.20%) Android
19 163 (1.12%) Mac OS X
20 159 (1.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2983 (20.49%) ITIL
2 1109 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 863 (5.93%) Project Management
4 819 (5.63%) Service Delivery
5 670 (4.60%) Migration
6 623 (4.28%) Load Balancing
7 583 (4.01%) Change Management
8 558 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
9 527 (3.62%) Mentoring
10 507 (3.48%) Service Management
11 495 (3.40%) DevOps
12 493 (3.39%) Configuration Management
13 441 (3.03%) Problem Management
14 436 (3.00%) Incident Management
14 436 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
15 434 (2.98%) E-Commerce
16 415 (2.85%) PRINCE2
17 413 (2.84%) Business Continuity
18 321 (2.21%) Change Control
19 320 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2488 (17.09%) SQL
2 1335 (9.17%) PowerShell
3 800 (5.50%) Perl
4 657 (4.51%) Java
5 629 (4.32%) Python
6 575 (3.95%) Bash Shell
7 386 (2.65%) PHP
8 373 (2.56%) Ruby
9 336 (2.31%) Shell Script
10 274 (1.88%) VBScript
11 261 (1.79%) C#
12 247 (1.70%) C
13 224 (1.54%) JavaScript
14 187 (1.28%) VB
15 112 (0.77%) T-SQL
16 96 (0.66%) C++
17 51 (0.35%) PL/SQL
18 31 (0.21%) VB.NET
19 26 (0.18%) Korn
20 22 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2444 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1815 (12.47%) MCSE
3 1724 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
4 1488 (10.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1378 (9.47%) Degree
6 1274 (8.75%) CCNA
7 929 (6.38%) Security Cleared
8 881 (6.05%) MCITP
9 807 (5.54%) MCSA
10 725 (4.98%) CCNP
11 719 (4.94%) SC Cleared
12 712 (4.89%) MCP
13 583 (4.01%) Citrix Certification
14 472 (3.24%) CCA
15 290 (1.99%) DV Cleared
16 244 (1.68%) MCTS
17 207 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
18 174 (1.20%) VCP5
19 128 (0.88%) CCIE
20 122 (0.84%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1113 (7.65%) SLA
2 239 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 214 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 185 (1.27%) QA
5 90 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 38 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 29 (0.20%) COBIT
8 9 (0.062%) HL7
9 8 (0.055%) DICOM
10 7 (0.048%) ISO 8583
11 5 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 4 (0.027%) BS7799
12 4 (0.027%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.021%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.014%) RosettaNet
14 2 (0.014%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.014%) BS25999
15 1 (0.007%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9211 (63.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6300 (43.28%) Active Directory
3 2886 (19.83%) Hyper-V
4 2501 (17.18%) vSphere
5 1832 (12.59%) XenApp
6 1358 (9.33%) VMware ESX
7 962 (6.61%) VMware ESXi
8 780 (5.36%) XenDesktop
9 405 (2.78%) XenServer
10 368 (2.53%) Terminal Services
11 350 (2.40%) vCloud
12 293 (2.01%) Xen
13 257 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
14 231 (1.59%) KVM
15 215 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 213 (1.46%) VMware Server
16 213 (1.46%) NFS
17 185 (1.27%) ISA Server
18 140 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
19 111 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1288 (8.85%) SCCM
2 752 (5.17%) Puppet
2 752 (5.17%) SCOM
3 575 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 512 (3.52%) NetBackup
5 508 (3.49%) Nagios
6 415 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
7 342 (2.35%) WSUS
8 283 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
9 136 (0.93%) HP SIM
10 131 (0.90%) Tivoli
11 128 (0.88%) Cacti
12 125 (0.86%) ZABBIX
12 125 (0.86%) SCVMM
13 108 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
13 108 (0.74%) Ansible
14 103 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 89 (0.61%) XenMobile
16 80 (0.55%) Vagrant
17 76 (0.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6876 (47.24%) Microsoft
2 5002 (34.37%) Citrix
3 4658 (32.00%) Cisco
4 2711 (18.63%) HP
5 1802 (12.38%) NetApp
6 1418 (9.74%) EMC
7 1358 (9.33%) Red Hat
8 1112 (7.64%) Oracle
9 998 (6.86%) Dell
10 980 (6.73%) Symantec
11 859 (5.90%) Juniper
12 794 (5.46%) IBM
13 526 (3.61%) CheckPoint
14 467 (3.21%) Veeam
15 401 (2.76%) F5
16 329 (2.26%) SolarWinds
17 327 (2.25%) Apple
18 274 (1.88%) Brocade
19 264 (1.81%) AppSense
20 257 (1.77%) 3PAR
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum To £45,000 + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday