Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 32 28
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware 281 147 581
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 5.40% 7.11% 8.12%
As % of the Vendors category 12.42% 16.23% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 209 126 448
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £26,425
25th Percentile £35,000 £29,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median % change year-on-year +4.71% +9.68% -8.82%
75th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,375 £62,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.11% +11.76% -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 2,263 906 3,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.52% 43.81% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,158 734 2,478
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,000 £33,125 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,625 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -1 124 £45,000 +35.34% 31
Cambridgeshire -29 94 £45,000 -5.26% 22
Essex +3 26 £40,000 -14.89% 12
Bedfordshire -1 20 £41,500 +88.64% 3
Suffolk -12 13 £32,000 -54.29% 3
Norfolk -23 2 £45,500 +40.00% 5
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 190 (67.62%) Windows
2 165 (58.72%) Active Directory
3 154 (54.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 152 (54.09%) Azure
5 139 (49.47%) Microsoft
6 130 (46.26%) Microsoft 365
7 110 (39.15%) Hyper-V
8 109 (38.79%) Windows Server
9 100 (35.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 90 (32.03%) Social Skills
11 83 (29.54%) Citrix
12 80 (28.47%) Firewall
13 77 (27.40%) Veeam
14 75 (26.69%) PowerShell
15 74 (26.33%) DNS
16 62 (22.06%) DHCP
16 62 (22.06%) AWS
16 62 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 59 (21.00%) ITIL
18 58 (20.64%) vSphere
18 58 (20.64%) Windows 10
19 56 (19.93%) Cisco
20 52 (18.51%) Linux
20 52 (18.51%) SQL
21 51 (18.15%) Windows Server 2008
22 50 (17.79%) TCP/IP
23 48 (17.08%) Microsoft Intune
24 44 (15.66%) MS Exchange
25 41 (14.59%) LAN
25 41 (14.59%) SCCM

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 44 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 36 (12.81%) IIS
3 29 (10.32%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.69%) Apache
5 13 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (3.20%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.49%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.71%) Confluence
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (13.88%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 152 (54.09%) Azure
2 130 (46.26%) Microsoft 365
3 62 (22.06%) AWS
4 24 (8.54%) Mimecast
5 23 (8.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (6.41%) IaaS
7 11 (3.91%) GCP
8 10 (3.56%) OneDrive
9 5 (1.78%) Power Platform
10 4 (1.42%) Azure Event Grid
10 4 (1.42%) Azure Logic Apps
10 4 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.42%) Google Workspace
11 3 (1.07%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (1.07%) SaaS
12 2 (0.71%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.71%) Google Play
12 2 (0.71%) PaaS
13 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (28.47%) Firewall
2 74 (26.33%) DNS
3 62 (22.06%) DHCP
4 50 (17.79%) TCP/IP
5 41 (14.59%) LAN
6 40 (14.23%) WAN
7 34 (12.10%) VLAN
8 17 (6.05%) SAN
8 17 (6.05%) VPN
9 15 (5.34%) ADSL
9 15 (5.34%) Remote Desktop
10 14 (4.98%) NAS
10 14 (4.98%) NetScaler
10 14 (4.98%) VoIP
11 13 (4.63%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (3.91%) MPLS
13 10 (3.56%) Internet
14 9 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (3.20%) HTTP
14 9 (3.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.49%) MySQL
4 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (3.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (3.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.42%) JIRA
4 2 (0.71%) Maven
4 2 (0.71%) MSI
4 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 90 (32.03%) Social Skills
2 23 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.34%) Finance
4 13 (4.63%) Organisational Skills
5 12 (4.27%) Documentation Skills
5 12 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.42%) Games
7 4 (1.42%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (1.42%) Retail
7 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.07%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.71%) Back Office
9 2 (0.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 2 (0.71%) Marketing
9 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (18.86%) Support Engineer
3 52 (18.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 32 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support
5 31 (11.03%) Analyst
6 29 (10.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (8.54%) IT Engineer
8 22 (7.83%) IT Support
9 21 (7.47%) Consultant
10 19 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 15 (5.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 15 (5.34%) Architect
12 13 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (4.27%) Cloud Engineer
13 12 (4.27%) Linux Engineer
14 11 (3.91%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (3.91%) Service Analyst
14 11 (3.91%) Service Desk Analyst
15 10 (3.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.91%) LDAP
2 10 (3.56%) JSON
3 9 (3.20%) Regular Expression
4 7 (2.49%) LAMP
4 7 (2.49%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (1.78%) Middleware
5 5 (1.78%) Web Services
6 3 (1.07%) SAML
7 2 (0.71%) J2EE
7 2 (0.71%) React
8 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.36%) COM
8 1 (0.36%) HTML
8 1 (0.36%) Java RMI
8 1 (0.36%) RESTful
8 1 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.47%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.27%) Public Cloud
3 10 (3.56%) Driving Licence
4 9 (3.20%) Cyber Defence
4 9 (3.20%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (3.20%) Replication
5 7 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.14%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.14%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (1.42%) Clustering
7 4 (1.42%) PKI
8 3 (1.07%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.71%) Biotechnology
9 2 (0.71%) FMCG
9 2 (0.71%) Online Games
9 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.71%) User Experience
10 1 (0.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 190 (67.62%) Windows
2 109 (38.79%) Windows Server
3 62 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (20.64%) Windows 10
5 52 (18.51%) Linux
6 51 (18.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (12.10%) Windows Server 2019
8 31 (11.03%) Windows Server 2016
9 21 (7.47%) Windows 7
10 18 (6.41%) CentOS
10 18 (6.41%) Windows 8
11 17 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (4.63%) Unix
13 8 (2.85%) Android
14 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (2.14%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.42%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.71%) AIX
16 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (35.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 59 (21.00%) ITIL
3 30 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (8.54%) Migration
5 17 (6.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (5.69%) Data Migration
6 16 (5.69%) DevOps
7 15 (5.34%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (4.98%) Time Management
9 13 (4.63%) Presales
9 13 (4.63%) Task Automation
10 12 (4.27%) Configuration Management
10 12 (4.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 11 (3.91%) Data Protection
11 11 (3.91%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.91%) SIEM
12 10 (3.56%) ITSM
13 9 (3.20%) Change Management
13 9 (3.20%) Information Management
13 9 (3.20%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (26.69%) PowerShell
2 52 (18.51%) SQL
3 25 (8.90%) Python
4 13 (4.63%) Bash Shell
5 12 (4.27%) Perl
6 4 (1.42%) VBScript
7 2 (0.71%) Groovy
7 2 (0.71%) Java
7 2 (0.71%) Jython
7 2 (0.71%) PHP
7 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (9.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (9.25%) Degree
3 22 (7.83%) Security Cleared
4 20 (7.12%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (7.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (6.05%) CCNA
5 17 (6.05%) SC Cleared
6 16 (5.69%) MCSA
7 14 (4.98%) MCSE
7 14 (4.98%) VCP6
8 13 (4.63%) DV Cleared
9 10 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.14%) CCENT
11 3 (1.07%) MCP
11 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.71%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.71%) MCITP
12 2 (0.71%) OCP
12 2 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.27%) SLA
2 5 (1.78%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (1.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 5 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 165 (58.72%) Active Directory
2 154 (54.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (39.15%) Hyper-V
4 58 (20.64%) vSphere
5 38 (13.52%) XenDesktop
6 28 (9.96%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (8.90%) NFS
8 24 (8.54%) XenApp
9 13 (4.63%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (3.20%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (2.49%) iptables
11 7 (2.49%) Postfix
11 7 (2.49%) Samba
12 6 (2.14%) KVM
13 5 (1.78%) Docker
13 5 (1.78%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (1.07%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 3 (1.07%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 48 (17.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 41 (14.59%) SCCM
3 27 (9.61%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 17 (6.05%) Puppet
5 16 (5.69%) Ansible
6 13 (4.63%) WSUS
7 9 (3.20%) HAProxy
7 9 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (3.20%) Salt
8 6 (2.14%) Terraform
8 6 (2.14%) vCenter Server
9 5 (1.78%) SCOM
10 4 (1.42%) Kubernetes
10 4 (1.42%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.07%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.71%) Grafana
12 2 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 139 (49.47%) Microsoft
2 83 (29.54%) Citrix
3 77 (27.40%) Veeam
4 56 (19.93%) Cisco
5 28 (9.96%) Red Hat
6 22 (7.83%) Sophos
7 18 (6.41%) HP
8 14 (4.98%) NetApp
8 14 (4.98%) SolarWinds
8 14 (4.98%) Zscaler
9 12 (4.27%) Aruba
10 10 (3.56%) CommVault
10 10 (3.56%) Symantec
11 9 (3.20%) F5
11 9 (3.20%) Instagram
11 9 (3.20%) Ivanti
12 8 (2.85%) Fortinet
12 8 (2.85%) Google
13 7 (2.49%) Avaya
13 7 (2.49%) CheckPoint