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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 32 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 7019 6147 7235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.14% 5.85% 6.24%
As % of the Vendors category 12.94% 12.24% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5853 5315 6154
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%

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
54231 50236 56405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.46% 47.78% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43003 41177 47170
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 18 September 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 September 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 +5 6625 £41,500 -2.35% 824
London +9 2528 £47,500 +2.15% 285
South East 0 1700 £39,250 -7.10% 194
City of London +24 667 £47,500 - 99
Yorkshire +7 616 £40,000 +5.26% 60
Berkshire -1 546 £37,000 -13.95% 43
West Yorkshire +6 485 £40,000 +5.26% 40
East of England -5 473 £40,000 -3.61% 56
North West -2 407 £34,500 -5.47% 72
South West +5 387 £35,000 -6.66% 74
Surrey -3 387 £40,000 -5.88% 50
Leeds +5 382 £42,000 +12.00% 22
West Midlands +1 371 £37,500 -12.79% 42
Hampshire -6 338 £40,000 - 38
Manchester +4 234 £34,500 -8.00% 43
Reading 0 205 £40,000 -9.09% 21
Hertfordshire +3 197 £39,500 +2.59% 23
East Midlands -15 194 £37,500 - 26
Birmingham -6 187 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Scotland +1 161 £37,250 +6.42% 32
Cambridgeshire -5 137 £41,000 +9.33% 19
Wales +3 116 £33,000 -5.71% 24
Bristol +5 109 £36,500 -2.66% 13
South Wales +4 109 £33,000 -14.31% 9
Wiltshire +8 101 £33,750 -23.29% 18
Cheshire +10 100 £34,000 +21.42% 16
West Sussex +1 98 £41,000 -8.88% 8
Oxfordshire -5 98 £33,000 -25.84% 17
Bracknell +11 94 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Southampton -1 89 £32,500 -7.14% 5

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10109 (72.61%) Windows
2 8740 (62.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6552 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 6034 (43.34%) Active Directory
5 4639 (33.32%) Citrix
6 4534 (32.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4183 (30.05%) Cisco
8 3935 (28.26%) MS Exchange
9 3862 (27.74%) Linux
10 3782 (27.17%) SAN
11 3199 (22.98%) ITIL
12 3134 (22.51%) Firewall
13 3024 (21.72%) MS Excel
14 2904 (20.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 2865 (20.58%) DNS
16 2731 (19.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 2685 (19.29%) SQL
18 2681 (19.26%) SQL Server
19 2657 (19.08%) Hyper-V
20 2573 (18.48%) HP
21 2439 (17.52%) Windows Server 2012
22 2199 (15.80%) TCP/IP
23 2077 (14.92%) Finance
24 2065 (14.83%) vSphere
25 2028 (14.57%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1982 (14.24%) DHCP
27 1900 (13.65%) MCSE
28 1839 (13.21%) WAN
29 1771 (12.72%) LAN
30 1682 (12.08%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3935 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 2028 (14.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1475 (10.59%) IIS
4 1210 (8.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1183 (8.50%) SharePoint
6 872 (6.26%) Apache
7 860 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 759 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 700 (5.03%) Lync
10 490 (3.52%) Tomcat
11 423 (3.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 222 (1.59%) WebLogic
13 176 (1.26%) WebSphere
13 176 (1.26%) nginx
14 161 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
15 138 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2000
16 136 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
17 104 (0.75%) CMS
18 101 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
19 99 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3024 (21.72%) MS Excel
2 1158 (8.32%) MS Office
3 96 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 77 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 58 (0.42%) MS Project
6 22 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 20 (0.14%) SPSS
8 14 (0.10%) PowerPivot
9 10 (0.072%) FastStats
10 8 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.043%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.036%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.029%) FrameMaker
13 4 (0.029%) RoboHelp
13 4 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.022%) Maya
14 3 (0.022%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.022%) InDesign
15 2 (0.014%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 107 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.22%) Summit
4 29 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 27 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 26 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 17 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 15 (0.11%) Magento
8 15 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 15 (0.11%) Maximo
9 14 (0.10%) SAP Business One
10 12 (0.086%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 10 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
12 8 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
13 7 (0.050%) Sage 200
13 7 (0.050%) Oracle CRM
14 4 (0.029%) Tridion
14 4 (0.029%) Oracle 11i
14 4 (0.029%) AWD
14 4 (0.029%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 512 (3.68%) Office 365
2 278 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 274 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 269 (1.93%) SaaS
5 216 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
6 196 (1.41%) IaaS
7 126 (0.91%) PaaS
8 87 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
9 25 (0.18%) Google Apps
10 23 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 16 (0.11%) Google App Engine
12 13 (0.093%) GitHub
13 8 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.050%) Joyent
15 4 (0.029%) Heroku
15 4 (0.029%) Google Compute Engine
16 2 (0.014%) IBM SmartCloud
17 1 (0.007%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 1 (0.007%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3782 (27.17%) SAN
2 3134 (22.51%) Firewall
3 2865 (20.58%) DNS
4 2199 (15.80%) TCP/IP
5 1982 (14.24%) DHCP
6 1839 (13.21%) WAN
7 1771 (12.72%) LAN
8 1204 (8.65%) VPN
9 977 (7.02%) NAS
10 645 (4.63%) Internet
11 609 (4.37%) VoIP
12 575 (4.13%) VLAN
13 538 (3.86%) Wireless
14 488 (3.51%) MPLS
15 435 (3.12%) Cisco ASA
16 424 (3.05%) SSL
17 385 (2.77%) Network Security
18 383 (2.75%) iSCSI
19 328 (2.36%) BGP
20 323 (2.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2681 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 794 (5.70%) MySQL
3 601 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 375 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 254 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 242 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 203 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 153 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 137 (0.98%) RDBMS
10 131 (0.94%) MongoDB
11 116 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 114 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
13 111 (0.80%) DB2
14 96 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 80 (0.57%) NoSQL
16 76 (0.55%) Big Data
17 70 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
18 57 (0.41%) Redis
19 56 (0.40%) EDRMS
20 50 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 237 (1.70%) Git (software)
2 225 (1.62%) Jenkins
3 197 (1.42%) Subversion
4 128 (0.92%) JIRA
5 64 (0.46%) Ant
6 63 (0.45%) Visual Studio
7 61 (0.44%) JUnit
8 60 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 52 (0.37%) Hudson
9 52 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 49 (0.35%) MSI
11 43 (0.31%) Maven
12 41 (0.29%) TeamCity
13 40 (0.29%) Selenium
14 33 (0.24%) NUnit
15 31 (0.22%) Eclipse RCP
16 29 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
16 29 (0.21%) CruiseControl
17 24 (0.17%) Toad
18 23 (0.17%) WebLOAD
General
1 2077 (14.92%) Finance
2 455 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 380 (2.73%) Banking
4 332 (2.38%) Retail
5 297 (2.13%) Law
6 259 (1.86%) Legal
7 173 (1.24%) Advertising
8 170 (1.22%) Marketing
9 154 (1.11%) Back Office
10 116 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 113 (0.81%) Games
12 100 (0.72%) French Language
13 85 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 84 (0.60%) Publishing
15 72 (0.52%) Electronics
16 68 (0.49%) German Language
17 66 (0.47%) Financial Institution
18 39 (0.28%) Military
18 39 (0.28%) Billing
19 34 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1837 (13.19%) Support Engineer
2 1714 (12.31%) Analyst
3 1594 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1342 (9.64%) Administrator
5 1014 (7.28%) Systems Administrator
6 985 (7.08%) Architect
7 955 (6.86%) Consultant
8 918 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 835 (6.00%) Support Analyst
10 805 (5.78%) Systems Engineer
11 604 (4.34%) IT Support
12 559 (4.02%) Network Engineer
13 512 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
14 483 (3.47%) Technical Support
15 478 (3.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 457 (3.28%) Server Engineer
17 445 (3.20%) Infrastructure Manager
18 386 (2.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 386 (2.77%) Linux Administrator
19 372 (2.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (2.58%) .NET
2 347 (2.49%) Web Services
3 276 (1.98%) LAMP
4 211 (1.52%) XML
5 202 (1.45%) HTML
6 184 (1.32%) Middleware
7 135 (0.97%) CSS
8 121 (0.87%) J2EE
9 91 (0.65%) Application Packaging
10 77 (0.55%) Spring
11 69 (0.50%) COM
12 63 (0.45%) Ajax
12 63 (0.45%) jQuery
13 60 (0.43%) RESTful
13 60 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
14 59 (0.42%) Software Packaging
15 56 (0.40%) Servlets
16 53 (0.38%) .NET Framework
16 53 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
16 53 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1038 (7.46%) Clustering
2 756 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 533 (3.83%) Blackberry
4 462 (3.32%) Replication
5 371 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 330 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 222 (1.59%) Thin Client
7 222 (1.59%) Open Source
7 222 (1.59%) Fat Client
8 199 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 186 (1.34%) Hedge funds
10 174 (1.25%) EqualLogic
11 171 (1.23%) Client/Server
12 137 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 131 (0.94%) CLARiiON
14 121 (0.87%) Firmware
15 118 (0.85%) Statistics
16 110 (0.79%) FlexPod
17 98 (0.70%) Mathematics
18 93 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10109 (72.61%) Windows
2 4534 (32.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3862 (27.74%) Linux
4 2904 (20.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2439 (17.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1463 (10.51%) Windows 7
7 1299 (9.33%) UNIX
8 953 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 860 (6.18%) Windows XP
10 602 (4.32%) Solaris
11 580 (4.17%) Windows 8
12 472 (3.39%) CentOS
13 307 (2.21%) Ubuntu
14 284 (2.04%) AIX
15 251 (1.80%) Windows Vista
16 225 (1.62%) Debian
17 170 (1.22%) Mac OS X
18 167 (1.20%) Android
19 156 (1.12%) SUSE
20 155 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3199 (22.98%) ITIL
2 951 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 826 (5.93%) Project Management
4 695 (4.99%) Load Balancing
5 642 (4.61%) Change Management
6 619 (4.45%) Migration
7 592 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
8 558 (4.01%) Service Delivery
9 519 (3.73%) Mentoring
10 481 (3.45%) E-Commerce
11 461 (3.31%) Service Management
12 444 (3.19%) Problem Management
13 439 (3.15%) DevOps
14 437 (3.14%) Configuration Management
15 419 (3.01%) PRINCE2
16 390 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
17 376 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
18 373 (2.68%) Change Control
19 371 (2.66%) Incident Management
20 341 (2.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2685 (19.29%) SQL
2 1238 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 838 (6.02%) Perl
4 678 (4.87%) Java
5 578 (4.15%) Python
6 550 (3.95%) Bash Shell
7 382 (2.74%) PHP
8 379 (2.72%) Ruby
9 261 (1.87%) VBScript
10 260 (1.87%) Shell Script
11 203 (1.46%) VB
12 198 (1.42%) C#
13 197 (1.42%) C
14 193 (1.39%) JavaScript
15 137 (0.98%) C++
16 128 (0.92%) T-SQL
17 28 (0.20%) PL/SQL
18 22 (0.16%) VBA
19 17 (0.12%) AWK
19 17 (0.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2731 (19.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 1900 (13.65%) MCSE
3 1619 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1401 (10.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1310 (9.41%) Degree
6 1284 (9.22%) CCNA
7 1095 (7.87%) MCITP
8 859 (6.17%) MCSA
9 807 (5.80%) Security Cleared
10 681 (4.89%) CCNP
11 655 (4.70%) MCP
12 556 (3.99%) SC Cleared
13 483 (3.47%) Citrix Certification
14 427 (3.07%) MCTS
15 366 (2.63%) CCA
16 272 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
17 208 (1.49%) DV Cleared
18 165 (1.19%) VCAP
19 132 (0.95%) NCDA
20 130 (0.93%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 983 (7.06%) SLA
2 198 (1.42%) QA
3 191 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 185 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 114 (0.82%) ISO 9001
6 53 (0.38%) COBIT
7 21 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.086%) ISO 9000
9 10 (0.072%) BS7799
9 10 (0.072%) HL7
10 7 (0.050%) DICOM
11 5 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.029%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.014%) BS25999
14 1 (0.007%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.007%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.007%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8740 (62.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6034 (43.34%) Active Directory
3 2657 (19.08%) Hyper-V
4 2065 (14.83%) vSphere
5 1612 (11.58%) VMware ESX
6 1479 (10.62%) XenApp
7 841 (6.04%) VMware ESXi
8 680 (4.88%) XenDesktop
9 442 (3.17%) XenServer
10 351 (2.52%) Xen
11 334 (2.40%) Terminal Services
12 333 (2.39%) vCloud
13 231 (1.66%) KVM
14 212 (1.52%) VMware Server
15 205 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
16 178 (1.28%) NFS
16 178 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 148 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
18 144 (1.03%) ISA Server
18 144 (1.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1092 (7.84%) SCCM
2 694 (4.98%) Puppet
3 643 (4.62%) SCOM
4 638 (4.58%) Backup Exec
5 503 (3.61%) NetBackup
6 427 (3.07%) Nagios
7 401 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
8 341 (2.45%) WSUS
9 293 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
10 143 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
11 141 (1.01%) Tivoli
12 124 (0.89%) Cacti
13 116 (0.83%) HP SIM
14 114 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 101 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 88 (0.63%) ZABBIX
17 83 (0.60%) Ansible
18 78 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
18 78 (0.56%) Salt
19 69 (0.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6552 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4639 (33.32%) Citrix
3 4183 (30.05%) Cisco
4 2573 (18.48%) HP
5 1682 (12.08%) NetApp
6 1276 (9.17%) EMC
7 1256 (9.02%) Red Hat
8 1207 (8.67%) Oracle
9 942 (6.77%) Symantec
10 808 (5.80%) Dell
11 769 (5.52%) IBM
12 687 (4.93%) Juniper
13 463 (3.33%) CheckPoint
14 446 (3.20%) Veeam
15 410 (2.94%) F5
16 290 (2.08%) Apple
17 279 (2.00%) JBoss
18 272 (1.95%) SolarWinds
19 245 (1.76%) Veritas
20 206 (1.48%) Brocade
Canterbury, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + OTE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45-60k + £10k Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liphook, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago