Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware 703 727 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.64% 6.25% 5.43%
As % of the Vendors category 15.21% 14.67% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 556 628 608
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,125 £29,000 £27,350
90th Percentile £70,625 £71,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,623 4,955 5,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.65% 42.57% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,338 3,980 4,463
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,350 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the East of England

VMware
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the East of England.

Salary trend for VMware in the East of England

VMware
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in the East of England

VMware
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 312 £50,000 - 41
Cambridgeshire +28 216 £42,000 +9.99% 32
Essex +16 71 £35,000 -26.32% 9
Bedfordshire +1 68 £45,000 -1.10% 6
Norfolk +17 20 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Suffolk +5 19 £29,250 -30.36% 4
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VMware.

1 456 (64.86%) Windows
2 384 (54.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 351 (49.93%) Microsoft
4 327 (46.51%) Windows Server
5 307 (43.67%) Active Directory
6 234 (33.29%) Firewall
7 210 (29.87%) Hyper-V
8 207 (29.45%) Office 365
9 191 (27.17%) Cisco
10 190 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 185 (26.32%) Citrix
12 180 (25.60%) Linux
13 174 (24.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 161 (22.90%) Windows Server 2012
15 151 (21.48%) PowerShell
16 145 (20.63%) ITIL
17 142 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
18 141 (20.06%) MS Exchange
19 136 (19.35%) DNS
20 131 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
21 128 (18.21%) SAN
22 125 (17.78%) Data Centre
23 123 (17.50%) vSphere
24 121 (17.21%) Windows Server 2008
25 107 (15.22%) MCSE
26 106 (15.08%) Retail
26 106 (15.08%) VMware ESXi
27 105 (14.94%) TCP/IP
28 103 (14.65%) SQL
29 96 (13.66%) Cisco Certification

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 141 (20.06%) MS Exchange
2 65 (9.25%) OpenStack
3 51 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 45 (6.40%) SharePoint
5 41 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (3.27%) GlassFish
7 21 (2.99%) IIS
7 21 (2.99%) Skype for Business
8 18 (2.56%) WebLogic
9 17 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (2.42%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.99%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.71%) Apache
12 10 (1.42%) JBoss
12 10 (1.42%) MQSeries
12 10 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (1.28%) Confluence
13 9 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.43%) nginx
15 2 (0.28%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 88 (12.52%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.43%) Windchill
7 2 (0.28%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.00%) Documaker
2 4 (0.57%) C-CURE
2 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 207 (29.45%) Office 365
2 190 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (6.97%) IaaS
5 39 (5.55%) PaaS
6 29 (4.13%) SaaS
7 15 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (1.56%) Mimecast
9 10 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.00%) GitHub
11 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.28%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.28%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.28%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.14%) G Suite
14 1 (0.14%) NuGet
14 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 234 (33.29%) Firewall
2 136 (19.35%) DNS
3 128 (18.21%) SAN
4 105 (14.94%) TCP/IP
5 95 (13.51%) VPN
6 86 (12.23%) WAN
7 77 (10.95%) LAN
8 70 (9.96%) DHCP
9 49 (6.97%) Network Security
10 42 (5.97%) VLAN
11 36 (5.12%) Wireshark
12 33 (4.69%) Internet
12 33 (4.69%) NetScaler
13 32 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
14 30 (4.27%) Intrusion Detection
15 29 (4.13%) NAS
16 28 (3.98%) Remote Desktop
16 28 (3.98%) VoIP
17 27 (3.84%) Wireless
18 22 (3.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.28%) MySQL
4 14 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.71%) Big Data
7 9 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (1.00%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.28%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.14%) GIS
12 1 (0.14%) OLTP
12 1 (0.14%) Power BI
12 1 (0.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (2.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.71%) Vagrant
3 11 (1.56%) JIRA
4 9 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.00%) Gerrit
5 7 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.57%) Ant
7 4 (0.57%) Subversion
8 3 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.43%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.28%) Selenium
9 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.14%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.14%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.14%) WebDriver
General
1 106 (15.08%) Retail
2 71 (10.10%) Finance
3 33 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.99%) Electronics
5 12 (1.71%) German Language
6 11 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.56%) Marketing
7 10 (1.42%) French Language
7 10 (1.42%) Swedish Language
8 9 (1.28%) Back Office
9 7 (1.00%) Banking
10 5 (0.71%) Advertising
11 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
12 2 (0.28%) Billing
12 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 143 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 118 (16.79%) Support Engineer
3 102 (14.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 102 (14.51%) Analyst
4 59 (8.39%) 3rd Line Support
5 53 (7.54%) Consultant
6 52 (7.40%) Architect
6 52 (7.40%) VMware Engineer
7 48 (6.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 40 (5.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 38 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
9 38 (5.41%) IT Engineer
10 33 (4.69%) IT Support
11 32 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 32 (4.55%) Network Engineer
12 31 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
13 30 (4.27%) Infrastructure Architect
13 30 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
14 29 (4.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 29 (4.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.54%) Web Services
2 17 (2.42%) Flash
3 14 (1.99%) HTML
3 14 (1.99%) Middleware
3 14 (1.99%) XML
4 13 (1.85%) .NET
4 13 (1.85%) JSON
5 12 (1.71%) ASP.NET
5 12 (1.71%) Velocity
6 10 (1.42%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (1.42%) EJB
6 10 (1.42%) EJB 3.0
6 10 (1.42%) HornetQ
6 10 (1.42%) Java EE
6 10 (1.42%) Java SE
6 10 (1.42%) JMS
6 10 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.00%) LAMP
7 7 (1.00%) RESTful
7 7 (1.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 125 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 72 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
4 48 (6.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 41 (5.83%) Computer Science
6 35 (4.98%) Replication
7 28 (3.98%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 23 (3.27%) Cyberthreat
9 21 (2.99%) NHS
10 20 (2.84%) Private Cloud
11 19 (2.70%) Management Information System
12 18 (2.56%) Driving Licence
12 18 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (2.56%) Public Cloud
13 17 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
14 16 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
15 14 (1.99%) Cloud Native
16 13 (1.85%) EMC VNX
17 10 (1.42%) Clustering
17 10 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 456 (64.86%) Windows
2 327 (46.51%) Windows Server
3 180 (25.60%) Linux
4 161 (22.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 121 (17.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (8.96%) Windows 10
6 63 (8.96%) Windows 7
7 60 (8.53%) Unix
8 35 (4.98%) Ubuntu
9 30 (4.27%) Debian
9 30 (4.27%) Windows 8
10 28 (3.98%) CentOS
11 27 (3.84%) AIX
12 26 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (2.99%) Windows XP
14 20 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (1.71%) Android
16 11 (1.56%) CoreOS
17 8 (1.14%) HPUX
17 8 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (24.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 145 (20.63%) ITIL
3 87 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
4 72 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (9.96%) DevOps
6 56 (7.97%) Cybersecurity
7 55 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 54 (7.68%) Mentoring
9 51 (7.25%) Presales
9 51 (7.25%) Risk Management
10 50 (7.11%) Migration
11 45 (6.40%) Data Loss Prevention
11 45 (6.40%) Event Correlation
11 45 (6.40%) Security Operations
11 45 (6.40%) SIEM
12 44 (6.26%) Kalman Filter
12 44 (6.26%) Project Management
13 43 (6.12%) Information Security
14 41 (5.83%) Load Balancing
15 40 (5.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (21.48%) PowerShell
2 103 (14.65%) SQL
3 70 (9.96%) Python
4 54 (7.68%) Bash Shell
5 30 (4.27%) JavaScript
6 17 (2.42%) Shell Script
7 15 (2.13%) Java
7 15 (2.13%) PHP
8 14 (1.99%) VBScript
9 10 (1.42%) Go
10 9 (1.28%) C
10 9 (1.28%) C#
11 8 (1.14%) AWK
12 7 (1.00%) C++
12 7 (1.00%) Ruby
13 6 (0.85%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.71%) Perl
15 2 (0.28%) Erlang
15 2 (0.28%) Haskell
15 2 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 142 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (15.22%) MCSE
3 96 (13.66%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (13.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 77 (10.95%) Degree
6 65 (9.25%) CCNP
7 51 (7.25%) CCNA
8 50 (7.11%) CISSP
8 50 (7.11%) SANS
8 50 (7.11%) SSCP
9 45 (6.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 45 (6.40%) CCIE Security
9 45 (6.40%) CSSLP
9 45 (6.40%) GCWN
9 45 (6.40%) ISSAP
9 45 (6.40%) ISSEP
9 45 (6.40%) RHCA
9 45 (6.40%) RHCE
9 45 (6.40%) VCAP
9 45 (6.40%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.69%) SLA
2 23 (3.27%) PMO
3 19 (2.70%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.85%) GDPR
6 5 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.28%) QA
7 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 384 (54.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 307 (43.67%) Active Directory
3 210 (29.87%) Hyper-V
4 123 (17.50%) vSphere
5 106 (15.08%) VMware ESXi
6 85 (12.09%) XenApp
7 69 (9.82%) Docker
8 53 (7.54%) XenDesktop
9 21 (2.99%) XenServer
10 20 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
11 19 (2.70%) VMware NSX
12 18 (2.56%) VirtualBox
13 16 (2.28%) Terminal Services
14 14 (1.99%) Ceph
14 14 (1.99%) VMware Workstation
15 13 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
15 13 (1.85%) Samba
16 10 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
16 10 (1.42%) Xen
17 8 (1.14%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 81 (11.52%) SCCM
2 66 (9.39%) Puppet
3 49 (6.97%) Ansible
3 49 (6.97%) Kubernetes
4 39 (5.55%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (5.41%) SCOM
6 33 (4.69%) vRealize
7 32 (4.55%) Backup Exec
8 28 (3.98%) RSA Security Analytics
9 24 (3.41%) vCenter Server
10 21 (2.99%) SCVMM
11 16 (2.28%) Nagios
12 15 (2.13%) NetBackup
12 15 (2.13%) Terraform
13 12 (1.71%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 11 (1.56%) SCOrch
15 10 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
16 9 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
17 8 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
17 8 (1.14%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 351 (49.93%) Microsoft
2 191 (27.17%) Cisco
3 185 (26.32%) Citrix
4 91 (12.94%) NetApp
5 80 (11.38%) HP
6 73 (10.38%) Red Hat
7 72 (10.24%) Veeam
8 69 (9.82%) IBM
9 58 (8.25%) EMC
10 52 (7.40%) Symantec
11 47 (6.69%) Oracle
12 41 (5.83%) Splunk
13 29 (4.13%) 3PAR
14 28 (3.98%) CommVault
14 28 (3.98%) Juniper
15 27 (3.84%) Dell
16 26 (3.70%) Brocade
17 25 (3.56%) F5
18 24 (3.41%) Avaya
19 19 (2.70%) Fortinet