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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware 7481 6725 6258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.74% 5.66% 5.66%
As % of the Vendors category 14.35% 12.12% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6145 5681 5340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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
52143 55481 53669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.01% 46.72% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41765 44441 43701
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +14 7063 £42,500 - 869
London +18 2788 £47,500 +2.15% 289
South East +6 1619 £41,000 -2.38% 201
City of London +23 696 £50,000 +5.26% 88
East of England +11 621 £42,500 +16.43% 68
Yorkshire +4 511 £37,500 +7.14% 54
South West +11 507 £35,000 -12.50% 81
North West +11 439 £37,500 +13.63% 90
Surrey +12 407 £40,000 -11.11% 29
Berkshire -2 405 £43,000 +2.38% 52
West Yorkshire +6 367 £37,500 +7.14% 40
West Midlands +4 343 £35,500 -5.33% 50
Hampshire +3 326 £44,000 +10.00% 56
Leeds -2 258 £38,500 +2.66% 27
Manchester +5 256 £38,424 +9.78% 44
Hertfordshire +15 248 £40,000 +14.28% 28
East Midlands +5 216 £35,000 -10.25% 27
Reading +1 211 £38,500 -4.93% 26
Cambridgeshire +23 165 £40,000 - 21
Wales +3 150 £37,000 +5.71% 10
South Wales +3 145 £36,750 +5.00% 10
Gloucestershire +7 142 £30,000 -33.33% 16
Essex +13 140 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Oxfordshire +43 133 £44,500 +25.35% 20
Bristol +2 124 £40,000 +3.89% 28
Birmingham -9 118 £38,000 -20.00% 21
Cambridge +29 116 £40,000 - 13
Buckinghamshire -20 108 £37,500 -13.79% 17
Cheshire +3 105 £37,500 +11.11% 31
West Sussex +3 103 £40,000 +23.07% 10

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10405 (70.37%) Windows
2 9435 (63.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6937 (46.92%) Microsoft
4 6403 (43.30%) Active Directory
5 4873 (32.96%) Citrix
6 4740 (32.06%) Cisco
7 4592 (31.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 4202 (28.42%) MS Exchange
9 4020 (27.19%) Linux
10 3931 (26.59%) SAN
11 3665 (24.79%) Firewall
12 3304 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 3111 (21.04%) MS Excel
14 3039 (20.55%) Hyper-V
15 2972 (20.10%) DNS
16 2971 (20.09%) ITIL
17 2823 (19.09%) HP
18 2753 (18.62%) SQL Server
19 2554 (17.27%) SQL
20 2523 (17.06%) Windows Server 2003
21 2458 (16.62%) vSphere
22 2396 (16.20%) Microsoft Certification
23 2183 (14.76%) Exchange Server 2010
24 2138 (14.46%) TCP/IP
25 2117 (14.32%) Finance
26 2108 (14.26%) WAN
27 1981 (13.40%) LAN
28 1968 (13.31%) DHCP
29 1815 (12.28%) MCSE
30 1783 (12.06%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4202 (28.42%) MS Exchange
2 2183 (14.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1331 (9.00%) IIS
4 1294 (8.75%) SharePoint
5 1127 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1099 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 810 (5.48%) Lync
8 794 (5.37%) Apache
9 681 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 527 (3.56%) Tomcat
11 370 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 242 (1.64%) WebSphere
13 208 (1.41%) nginx
14 207 (1.40%) OpenStack
15 193 (1.31%) JBoss
16 191 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
17 168 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
18 127 (0.86%) WebLogic
19 93 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
20 88 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3111 (21.04%) MS Excel
2 1365 (9.23%) MS Office
3 95 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 68 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 53 (0.36%) MS Project
6 21 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 11 (0.074%) SPSS
8 8 (0.054%) S-PLUS
9 7 (0.047%) SOLIDWORKS
9 7 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.047%) Solid Edge
10 6 (0.041%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.014%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.014%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.014%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 76 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 30 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
4 29 (0.20%) Summit
5 28 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 25 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 20 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 13 (0.088%) RMDS
9 12 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
10 10 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
11 9 (0.061%) SAP Business One
12 8 (0.054%) Northgate Housing
13 7 (0.047%) MetaTrader
14 6 (0.041%) Sage 50
14 6 (0.041%) Maximo
15 5 (0.034%) Magento
15 5 (0.034%) Remedy AR System
16 4 (0.027%) Oracle General Ledger
16 4 (0.027%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 933 (6.31%) Office 365
2 737 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 433 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 329 (2.23%) SaaS
5 270 (1.83%) IaaS
6 255 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
7 157 (1.06%) PaaS
8 135 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
9 84 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 83 (0.56%) Mimecast
11 41 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 39 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 34 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 29 (0.20%) OpenShift
15 25 (0.17%) Route 53
16 23 (0.16%) GitHub
17 18 (0.12%) Amazon Glacier
18 17 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
19 16 (0.11%) Google Apps
20 15 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3931 (26.59%) SAN
2 3665 (24.79%) Firewall
3 2972 (20.10%) DNS
4 2138 (14.46%) TCP/IP
5 2108 (14.26%) WAN
6 1981 (13.40%) LAN
7 1968 (13.31%) DHCP
8 1383 (9.35%) VPN
9 934 (6.32%) NAS
10 744 (5.03%) VoIP
11 694 (4.69%) VLAN
12 668 (4.52%) Internet
13 634 (4.29%) Wireless
14 554 (3.75%) iSCSI
15 544 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
16 536 (3.63%) MPLS
17 477 (3.23%) Network Security
18 436 (2.95%) NetScaler
19 405 (2.74%) BGP
20 350 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2753 (18.62%) SQL Server
2 837 (5.66%) MySQL
3 690 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 381 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 356 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 276 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 262 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 200 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 160 (1.08%) MongoDB
10 138 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 120 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 119 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 96 (0.65%) Big Data
14 95 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
15 93 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
16 88 (0.60%) DB2
17 85 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
18 73 (0.49%) NoSQL
19 52 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
19 52 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 341 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 294 (1.99%) Jenkins
3 193 (1.31%) Subversion
4 143 (0.97%) JIRA
5 119 (0.80%) Maven
6 101 (0.68%) Hudson
7 87 (0.59%) TeamCity
8 75 (0.51%) Visual Studio
9 63 (0.43%) Artifactory
10 57 (0.39%) Ant
11 55 (0.37%) MSI
12 44 (0.30%) Eclipse
13 38 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
13 38 (0.26%) Mercurial
14 37 (0.25%) Selenium
15 36 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 35 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
17 33 (0.22%) Bugzilla
18 31 (0.21%) Gradle
19 30 (0.20%) JUnit
General
1 2117 (14.32%) Finance
2 480 (3.25%) Telecoms
3 442 (2.99%) Banking
4 343 (2.32%) Law
5 311 (2.10%) Retail
6 290 (1.96%) Advertising
7 256 (1.73%) Legal
8 255 (1.72%) Back Office
9 243 (1.64%) Marketing
10 137 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 113 (0.76%) Games
12 112 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 90 (0.61%) Publishing
14 64 (0.43%) Investment Banking
15 58 (0.39%) Military
16 53 (0.36%) Electronics
17 48 (0.32%) Billing
18 40 (0.27%) Aerospace
19 39 (0.26%) French Language
20 35 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2019 (13.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1939 (13.11%) Support Engineer
3 1660 (11.23%) Analyst
4 1318 (8.91%) Administrator
5 1180 (7.98%) Architect
6 1107 (7.49%) Consultant
7 1093 (7.39%) Systems Administrator
8 1031 (6.97%) 3rd Line Support
9 779 (5.27%) Systems Engineer
10 708 (4.79%) Support Analyst
11 646 (4.37%) IT Support
12 613 (4.15%) Network Engineer
13 512 (3.46%) Technical Support
14 506 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 482 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
16 437 (2.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 421 (2.85%) Server Engineer
18 405 (2.74%) Infrastructure Architect
19 388 (2.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
20 385 (2.60%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (2.87%) .NET
2 370 (2.50%) Web Services
3 232 (1.57%) HTML
4 218 (1.47%) Middleware
5 178 (1.20%) XML
6 159 (1.08%) LAMP
7 155 (1.05%) CSS
8 108 (0.73%) J2EE
9 95 (0.64%) SOAP
10 93 (0.63%) HTML5
11 87 (0.59%) Ajax
12 82 (0.55%) ASP.NET
13 81 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
14 76 (0.51%) Application Packaging
15 75 (0.51%) jQuery
16 61 (0.41%) CSS3
17 60 (0.41%) Software Packaging
17 60 (0.41%) COM
18 56 (0.38%) Servlets
19 55 (0.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1079 (7.30%) Clustering
2 803 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 547 (3.70%) Replication
4 543 (3.67%) Blackberry
5 417 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 404 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 266 (1.80%) Fat Client
7 266 (1.80%) Thin Client
8 236 (1.60%) Open Source
9 194 (1.31%) Private Cloud
10 183 (1.24%) Hedge funds
11 165 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
12 145 (0.98%) Public Cloud
13 139 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
14 135 (0.91%) Client/Server
15 126 (0.85%) EqualLogic
16 124 (0.84%) FlexPod
17 122 (0.83%) iPhone
18 106 (0.72%) PKI
19 87 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10405 (70.37%) Windows
2 4592 (31.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 4020 (27.19%) Linux
4 3304 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2523 (17.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1531 (10.35%) Windows 7
7 1191 (8.05%) UNIX
8 1140 (7.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 839 (5.67%) Windows 8
10 818 (5.53%) Windows XP
11 604 (4.08%) CentOS
12 495 (3.35%) Solaris
13 329 (2.23%) Ubuntu
14 292 (1.97%) Windows Vista
15 253 (1.71%) Debian
16 204 (1.38%) AIX
17 185 (1.25%) Android
18 172 (1.16%) Mac OS X
19 157 (1.06%) Windows 2000
20 134 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2971 (20.09%) ITIL
2 1082 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 897 (6.07%) Service Delivery
4 860 (5.82%) Project Management
5 783 (5.30%) Migration
6 712 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
7 690 (4.67%) Load Balancing
8 602 (4.07%) Change Management
9 587 (3.97%) DevOps
10 575 (3.89%) Mentoring
11 543 (3.67%) Configuration Management
12 526 (3.56%) Incident Management
13 514 (3.48%) Service Management
14 446 (3.02%) Problem Management
15 433 (2.93%) Business Continuity
16 424 (2.87%) PRINCE2
17 423 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
18 387 (2.62%) E-Commerce
19 358 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
20 325 (2.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2554 (17.27%) SQL
2 1323 (8.95%) PowerShell
3 741 (5.01%) Perl
4 701 (4.74%) Python
5 610 (4.13%) Java
6 594 (4.02%) Bash Shell
7 376 (2.54%) PHP
8 375 (2.54%) Ruby
9 322 (2.18%) Shell Script
10 316 (2.14%) C
11 261 (1.77%) JavaScript
12 257 (1.74%) VBScript
13 239 (1.62%) C#
14 191 (1.29%) VB
15 115 (0.78%) T-SQL
16 107 (0.72%) C++
17 57 (0.39%) PL/SQL
18 44 (0.30%) VB.NET
18 44 (0.30%) Korn
19 27 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2396 (16.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1815 (12.28%) MCSE
3 1635 (11.06%) Cisco Certification
4 1446 (9.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1299 (8.79%) Degree
6 1243 (8.41%) CCNA
7 974 (6.59%) Security Cleared
8 791 (5.35%) MCSA
9 770 (5.21%) MCITP
10 685 (4.63%) SC Cleared
11 675 (4.57%) CCNP
12 661 (4.47%) MCP
13 609 (4.12%) Citrix Certification
14 515 (3.48%) CCA
15 320 (2.16%) DV Cleared
16 271 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
17 203 (1.37%) VCP5
18 176 (1.19%) MCTS
19 123 (0.83%) CCEE
20 120 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1091 (7.38%) SLA
2 318 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 218 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 178 (1.20%) QA
5 113 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 58 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 30 (0.20%) COBIT
8 25 (0.17%) FISMA
9 13 (0.088%) ISO 8583
10 5 (0.034%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.027%) RosettaNet
11 4 (0.027%) HL7
11 4 (0.027%) DICOM
12 3 (0.020%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.007%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.007%) BS25999
13 1 (0.007%) BS7799
13 1 (0.007%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.007%) GMP
System Software
1 9435 (63.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6403 (43.30%) Active Directory
3 3039 (20.55%) Hyper-V
4 2458 (16.62%) vSphere
5 1775 (12.00%) XenApp
6 1277 (8.64%) VMware ESX
7 896 (6.06%) XenDesktop
8 880 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
9 479 (3.24%) XenServer
10 387 (2.62%) vCloud
11 380 (2.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 357 (2.41%) Terminal Services
13 289 (1.95%) Xen
14 258 (1.74%) VMware Server
15 245 (1.66%) KVM
16 219 (1.48%) NFS
17 151 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 141 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
19 140 (0.95%) ISA Server
20 126 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1465 (9.91%) SCCM
2 773 (5.23%) Puppet
3 708 (4.79%) SCOM
4 576 (3.90%) Backup Exec
5 521 (3.52%) Nagios
6 428 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
7 381 (2.58%) NetBackup
8 352 (2.38%) WSUS
9 219 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
10 164 (1.11%) Tivoli
11 141 (0.95%) ZABBIX
12 133 (0.90%) SCVMM
13 125 (0.85%) Ansible
14 104 (0.70%) Vagrant
15 94 (0.64%) Cacti
16 88 (0.60%) Opsview
17 82 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 80 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 77 (0.52%) HP SIM
20 76 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6937 (46.92%) Microsoft
2 4873 (32.96%) Citrix
3 4740 (32.06%) Cisco
4 2823 (19.09%) HP
5 1783 (12.06%) NetApp
6 1450 (9.81%) Red Hat
7 1301 (8.80%) EMC
8 1258 (8.51%) Oracle
9 1026 (6.94%) Dell
10 949 (6.42%) Symantec
11 832 (5.63%) IBM
12 826 (5.59%) Juniper
13 521 (3.52%) Veeam
14 512 (3.46%) CheckPoint
15 383 (2.59%) F5
16 343 (2.32%) SolarWinds
17 325 (2.20%) 3PAR
18 311 (2.10%) AppSense
19 298 (2.02%) Apple
20 238 (1.61%) Brocade
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 53 minutes ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + £Overtime, oncall + comp bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + £Overtime + on-call + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + on-call
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago