Period
to 2 December 2021

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 2 December 2021 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
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 34 30
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 285 130 478
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 5.03% 6.51% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 12.54% 15.74% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 210 115 384
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,850 £26,500
25th Percentile £33,813 £31,699 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% -9.09%
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 2,272 826 3,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.11% 41.38% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,206 682 2,268
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £31,598 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £57,688 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

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 2 December 2021. 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 -27 108 £45,000 +25.00% 25
Cambridgeshire -19 101 £42,500 -19.05% 19
Essex +6 32 £42,500 +21.43% 11
Bedfordshire +6 26 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Suffolk -12 14 £32,000 -36.00% 1
Norfolk -29 4 £37,616 +15.74% 6
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, 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.

1 176 (61.75%) Windows
2 171 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (55.09%) Active Directory
4 124 (43.51%) Azure
5 120 (42.11%) Hyper-V
6 117 (41.05%) Microsoft
7 116 (40.70%) Microsoft 365
8 104 (36.49%) Social Skills
9 98 (34.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 98 (34.39%) Windows Server
10 91 (31.93%) Firewall
11 82 (28.77%) Veeam
12 76 (26.67%) ITIL
13 75 (26.32%) Citrix
14 71 (24.91%) DNS
15 67 (23.51%) PowerShell
16 62 (21.75%) AWS
17 61 (21.40%) Windows 10
18 58 (20.35%) LAN
18 58 (20.35%) WAN
19 57 (20.00%) Linux
20 56 (19.65%) SQL
20 56 (19.65%) DHCP
21 53 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
22 52 (18.25%) vSphere
23 50 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
24 49 (17.19%) Cisco
25 44 (15.44%) TCP/IP
26 40 (14.04%) Security Cleared
26 40 (14.04%) Data Centre

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 39 (13.68%) IIS
2 24 (8.42%) MS Exchange
3 21 (7.37%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.91%) Apache
5 12 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.46%) OpenEdge
6 7 (2.46%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.05%) Confluence
8 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.35%) Traefik
Applications
1 34 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 124 (43.51%) Azure
2 116 (40.70%) Microsoft 365
3 62 (21.75%) AWS
4 18 (6.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (4.56%) IaaS
6 12 (4.21%) Mimecast
7 10 (3.51%) GCP
8 9 (3.16%) SaaS
9 8 (2.81%) PaaS
10 6 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (1.75%) OneDrive
12 4 (1.40%) AWS CodePipeline
13 3 (1.05%) Amazon ECS
13 3 (1.05%) Power Platform
14 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.70%) Google Workspace
14 2 (0.70%) PowerApps
14 2 (0.70%) Serverless
14 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 91 (31.93%) Firewall
2 71 (24.91%) DNS
3 58 (20.35%) LAN
3 58 (20.35%) WAN
4 56 (19.65%) DHCP
5 44 (15.44%) TCP/IP
6 26 (9.12%) VLAN
6 26 (9.12%) VPN
7 24 (8.42%) SAN
8 17 (5.96%) HTTP
9 15 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
10 14 (4.91%) ADSL
11 11 (3.86%) MPLS
11 11 (3.86%) NAS
12 10 (3.51%) NetScaler
13 9 (3.16%) Internet
13 9 (3.16%) SSL
14 8 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (2.81%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (2.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.81%) MySQL
2 8 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.70%) Power BI
4 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.35%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.35%) Redis
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (3.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (1.75%) JIRA
4 3 (1.05%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.70%) Maven
5 2 (0.70%) MSI
5 2 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.35%) GitLab
General
1 104 (36.49%) Social Skills
2 21 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.86%) Organisational Skills
6 10 (3.51%) Finance
7 9 (3.16%) Documentation Skills
8 8 (2.81%) Retail
9 4 (1.40%) Games
9 4 (1.40%) Publishing
10 3 (1.05%) Law
11 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.70%) Marketing
11 2 (0.70%) Military
11 2 (0.70%) Presentation Skills
11 2 (0.70%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (20.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (16.49%) Support Engineer
3 34 (11.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 29 (10.18%) IT Support
5 25 (8.77%) Analyst
6 23 (8.07%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (7.72%) IT Engineer
8 19 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (5.96%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (5.96%) Consultant
10 16 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (4.91%) SOC Engineer
11 14 (4.91%) SOC Specialist
12 13 (4.56%) Network Engineer
12 13 (4.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (4.56%) Team Leader
13 12 (4.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 12 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (4.21%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (3.86%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.02%) LDAP
2 18 (6.32%) JSON
3 17 (5.96%) Regular Expression
4 8 (2.81%) Middleware
5 7 (2.46%) LAMP
5 7 (2.46%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (1.75%) Web Services
7 4 (1.40%) RESTful
8 3 (1.05%) SAML
9 2 (0.70%) J2EE
9 2 (0.70%) Java EE
9 2 (0.70%) React
10 1 (0.35%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.35%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (0.35%) HTML
10 1 (0.35%) Java RMI
10 1 (0.35%) REST
10 1 (0.35%) Sensu
10 1 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.91%) Cyber Defence
2 14 (4.91%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (4.21%) Driving Licence
4 9 (3.16%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.16%) Replication
5 8 (2.81%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.11%) Biotechnology
7 6 (2.11%) Mobile Computing
8 5 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.75%) iPad
8 5 (1.75%) iPhone
9 4 (1.40%) Clustering
10 3 (1.05%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.70%) Blog
11 2 (0.70%) Online Games
11 2 (0.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 176 (61.75%) Windows
2 98 (34.39%) Windows Server
3 61 (21.40%) Windows 10
4 57 (20.00%) Linux
5 53 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (14.04%) Windows Server 2019
8 32 (11.23%) Windows Server 2016
9 22 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (7.37%) Windows 7
11 16 (5.61%) Windows 8
12 13 (4.56%) CentOS
13 11 (3.86%) Unix
14 9 (3.16%) Ubuntu
15 6 (2.11%) Android
15 6 (2.11%) Windows XP
16 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (1.40%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.70%) Debian
18 2 (0.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (34.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 76 (26.67%) ITIL
3 24 (8.42%) DevOps
4 23 (8.07%) Migration
5 22 (7.72%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (6.32%) Time Management
7 16 (5.61%) Data Protection
7 16 (5.61%) SIEM
7 16 (5.61%) Task Automation
8 15 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (5.26%) Change Management
9 14 (4.91%) Data Migration
9 14 (4.91%) Information Management
9 14 (4.91%) Network Packet Capture
9 14 (4.91%) Security Operations
9 14 (4.91%) Threat Detection
9 14 (4.91%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 13 (4.56%) Presales
11 12 (4.21%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (3.86%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 67 (23.51%) PowerShell
2 56 (19.65%) SQL
3 29 (10.18%) Python
4 16 (5.61%) Bash Shell
5 10 (3.51%) Perl
6 5 (1.75%) Groovy
6 5 (1.75%) Java
7 3 (1.05%) C
7 3 (1.05%) Embedded C
7 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.05%) VBScript
8 2 (0.70%) Jython
8 2 (0.70%) PHP
8 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 39 (13.68%) Degree
3 28 (9.82%) SC Cleared
4 26 (9.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (8.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 17 (5.96%) MCSA
8 16 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (5.26%) MCSE
10 14 (4.91%) CCNA
11 13 (4.56%) VCP6
12 11 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (2.46%) DBS Check
14 6 (2.11%) CCENT
15 5 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
16 3 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 2 (0.70%) CCNP
17 2 (0.70%) MCP
17 2 (0.70%) OCP
17 2 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.32%) SLA
2 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.35%) GDPR
4 1 (0.35%) NIST
4 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 171 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 157 (55.09%) Active Directory
3 120 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 52 (18.25%) vSphere
5 31 (10.88%) XenDesktop
6 28 (9.82%) NFS
7 24 (8.42%) XenApp
8 20 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.46%) iptables
9 7 (2.46%) Postfix
9 7 (2.46%) Samba
10 6 (2.11%) KVM
10 6 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (2.11%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (1.05%) Docker
11 3 (1.05%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (1.05%) VirtualBox
11 3 (1.05%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 34 (11.93%) SCCM
2 33 (11.58%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (6.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 17 (5.96%) Ansible
4 17 (5.96%) Puppet
5 14 (4.91%) Terraform
6 12 (4.21%) WSUS
7 8 (2.81%) HAProxy
7 8 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.46%) Salt
9 6 (2.11%) Kubernetes
9 6 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.40%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.05%) Grafana
11 3 (1.05%) SCOM
12 2 (0.70%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.70%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.70%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.70%) Nagios
12 2 (0.70%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 117 (41.05%) Microsoft
2 82 (28.77%) Veeam
3 75 (26.32%) Citrix
4 49 (17.19%) Cisco
5 32 (11.23%) HP
6 20 (7.02%) Red Hat
7 15 (5.26%) Zscaler
8 14 (4.91%) Sophos
9 11 (3.86%) Apple
9 11 (3.86%) NetApp
9 11 (3.86%) SolarWinds
10 10 (3.51%) Palo Alto
11 9 (3.16%) Aruba
11 9 (3.16%) F5
12 8 (2.81%) CheckPoint
12 8 (2.81%) CommVault
12 8 (2.81%) Dell
12 8 (2.81%) Fortinet
13 7 (2.46%) Juniper
13 7 (2.46%) Symantec