Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 47 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware 696 703 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.04% 5.79% 5.76%
As % of the Vendors category 13.91% 13.49% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 538 606 711
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £61,250
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 5,002 5,211 6,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.43% 42.95% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,618 4,042 4,835
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +4.05%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 0 288 £50,000 - 33
Cambridgeshire +14 246 £42,500 +11.84% 36
Bedfordshire +15 68 £46,056 +5.88% 11
Essex -3 61 £40,000 -15.79% 12
Suffolk +3 21 £29,000 -30.95%
Norfolk +20 15 £46,250 +42.31% 2
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 482 (69.25%) Windows
2 389 (55.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 308 (44.25%) Windows Server
4 305 (43.82%) Microsoft
5 301 (43.25%) Active Directory
6 231 (33.19%) Linux
7 221 (31.75%) Citrix
8 219 (31.47%) Cisco
9 210 (30.17%) Hyper-V
10 202 (29.02%) Firewall
11 193 (27.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 185 (26.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 180 (25.86%) Office 365
14 165 (23.71%) Amazon AWS
14 165 (23.71%) PowerShell
15 156 (22.41%) Data Centre
16 153 (21.98%) Windows Server 2012
17 149 (21.41%) ITIL
17 149 (21.41%) vSphere
18 146 (20.98%) SAN
19 145 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
19 145 (20.83%) DNS
20 135 (19.40%) MS Exchange
21 127 (18.25%) VMware ESXi
22 117 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
23 110 (15.80%) MCSE
24 102 (14.66%) DevOps
25 97 (13.94%) HP
26 95 (13.65%) TCP/IP
27 94 (13.51%) Unix

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
1 135 (19.40%) MS Exchange
2 71 (10.20%) OpenStack
3 43 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 22 (3.16%) IIS
6 21 (3.02%) Confluence
7 20 (2.87%) WebLogic
8 16 (2.30%) Apache
8 16 (2.30%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.87%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.72%) GlassFish
10 12 (1.72%) Skype for Business
11 11 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (1.44%) nginx
13 4 (0.57%) JBoss
13 4 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.43%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 62 (8.91%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.01%) HipChat
3 3 (0.43%) Windchill
4 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (1.72%) Documaker
2 4 (0.57%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 185 (26.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 180 (25.86%) Office 365
3 165 (23.71%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (5.17%) IaaS
5 23 (3.30%) PaaS
6 15 (2.16%) SaaS
7 12 (1.72%) GitHub
7 12 (1.72%) Mimecast
8 8 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (1.01%) Dropbox
10 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.57%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.29%) Akamai
13 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.29%) NuGet
14 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 202 (29.02%) Firewall
2 146 (20.98%) SAN
3 145 (20.83%) DNS
4 95 (13.65%) TCP/IP
5 89 (12.79%) WAN
6 87 (12.50%) VPN
7 76 (10.92%) DHCP
8 71 (10.20%) LAN
9 44 (6.32%) Network Security
10 40 (5.75%) NetScaler
11 36 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
11 36 (5.17%) NAS
12 33 (4.74%) HTTP
12 33 (4.74%) VLAN
13 32 (4.60%) Remote Desktop
14 31 (4.45%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (4.02%) SSL
16 27 (3.88%) Internet
17 26 (3.74%) IPsec
18 23 (3.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 22 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (2.44%) MySQL
6 16 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 15 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.87%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.15%) Big Data
11 7 (1.01%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.43%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.14%) GIS
15 1 (0.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 32 (4.60%) Jenkins
2 31 (4.45%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.16%) JIRA
4 12 (1.72%) Gerrit
4 12 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (1.01%) Subversion
5 7 (1.01%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.29%) AutoIt
9 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.14%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.14%) Selenium
10 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
General
1 82 (11.78%) Retail
2 72 (10.34%) Finance
3 29 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.44%) Marketing
5 14 (2.01%) Advertising
6 12 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.58%) Multimedia
8 10 (1.44%) Banking
8 10 (1.44%) Electronics
9 7 (1.01%) Publishing
10 6 (0.86%) German Language
11 5 (0.72%) Back Office
12 4 (0.57%) French Language
12 4 (0.57%) Swedish Language
13 2 (0.29%) Automotive
13 2 (0.29%) Billing
13 2 (0.29%) Legal
13 2 (0.29%) Local Government
14 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 152 (21.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 99 (14.22%) Support Engineer
3 95 (13.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 92 (13.22%) Analyst
5 55 (7.90%) VMware Engineer
6 51 (7.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 42 (6.03%) Consultant
8 37 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 36 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 36 (5.17%) Architect
10 33 (4.74%) Windows Engineer
11 31 (4.45%) Server Engineer
12 28 (4.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 28 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
13 27 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
14 26 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 26 (3.74%) Infrastructure Support
15 25 (3.59%) Citrix Engineer
15 25 (3.59%) IT Engineer
15 25 (3.59%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.61%) Middleware
2 43 (6.18%) Web Services
3 28 (4.02%) XML
4 27 (3.88%) HTML
5 25 (3.59%) Flash
6 13 (1.87%) RESTful
6 13 (1.87%) SOAP
6 13 (1.87%) YAML
7 12 (1.72%) JSON
8 11 (1.58%) .NET
8 11 (1.58%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.44%) CSS
9 10 (1.44%) Velocity
10 8 (1.15%) LAMP
10 8 (1.15%) Node.js
10 8 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (1.01%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.01%) EDI
11 7 (1.01%) JavaBeans
11 7 (1.01%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 156 (22.41%) Data Centre
2 81 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (6.32%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (5.89%) Public Cloud
5 39 (5.60%) Computer Science
6 36 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
7 28 (4.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 28 (4.02%) NHS
8 24 (3.45%) Replication
9 23 (3.30%) Private Cloud
10 21 (3.02%) Driving Licence
11 20 (2.87%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 18 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (2.01%) EMC VMAX
13 14 (2.01%) HP Storage
14 13 (1.87%) Management Information System
15 12 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
16 11 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
16 11 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
17 9 (1.29%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 482 (69.25%) Windows
2 308 (44.25%) Windows Server
3 231 (33.19%) Linux
4 153 (21.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 117 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 94 (13.51%) Unix
7 58 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 56 (8.05%) Windows 10
9 28 (4.02%) Debian
9 28 (4.02%) Windows XP
10 27 (3.88%) Windows 8
11 25 (3.59%) AIX
11 25 (3.59%) CentOS
12 20 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (2.87%) Ubuntu
13 19 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (2.59%) HPUX
15 17 (2.44%) Android
16 14 (2.01%) Solaris
17 9 (1.29%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (27.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 149 (21.41%) ITIL
3 102 (14.66%) DevOps
4 84 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
5 66 (9.48%) Load Balancing
6 57 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (7.76%) E-Commerce
8 46 (6.61%) Mentoring
8 46 (6.61%) Project Management
9 43 (6.18%) Service Delivery
10 42 (6.03%) Migration
11 41 (5.89%) Configuration Management
11 41 (5.89%) Cybersecurity
12 40 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
14 37 (5.32%) Presales
15 36 (5.17%) Test Automation
16 35 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (5.03%) Service Management
17 33 (4.74%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 165 (23.71%) PowerShell
2 93 (13.36%) Python
3 85 (12.21%) SQL
4 68 (9.77%) Bash Shell
5 60 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 31 (4.45%) Ruby
7 29 (4.17%) PHP
8 24 (3.45%) Java
9 14 (2.01%) VBScript
10 12 (1.72%) C#
10 12 (1.72%) Go
11 11 (1.58%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.44%) C
13 8 (1.15%) Perl
14 7 (1.01%) Erlang
14 7 (1.01%) Haskell
14 7 (1.01%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.01%) VBA
15 3 (0.43%) C++
15 3 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 145 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 110 (15.80%) MCSE
3 81 (11.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 80 (11.49%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (9.91%) Degree
6 56 (8.05%) CCNP
7 50 (7.18%) MCITP
8 47 (6.75%) CCNA
9 37 (5.32%) CISSP
9 37 (5.32%) SANS
9 37 (5.32%) SSCP
10 34 (4.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 32 (4.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 32 (4.60%) CCIE
11 32 (4.60%) CCIE Security
11 32 (4.60%) CCSP
11 32 (4.60%) CSSLP
11 32 (4.60%) RHCE
11 32 (4.60%) VCAP
11 32 (4.60%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.75%) SLA
2 25 (3.59%) PMO
3 11 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.43%) QA
6 2 (0.29%) GDPR
6 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 389 (55.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 301 (43.25%) Active Directory
3 210 (30.17%) Hyper-V
4 149 (21.41%) vSphere
5 127 (18.25%) VMware ESXi
6 86 (12.36%) XenApp
7 56 (8.05%) Docker
8 43 (6.18%) XenDesktop
9 36 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
10 31 (4.45%) Virtual Desktop
11 25 (3.59%) XenServer
12 22 (3.16%) VirtualBox
12 22 (3.16%) VMware NSX
13 18 (2.59%) Samba
14 17 (2.44%) Terminal Services
14 17 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
15 16 (2.30%) Ceph
16 14 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
17 8 (1.15%) NFS
17 8 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (11.93%) SCCM
2 67 (9.63%) Puppet
3 66 (9.48%) Ansible
4 54 (7.76%) vRealize
5 52 (7.47%) vCenter Server
6 44 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
7 41 (5.89%) Kubernetes
8 27 (3.88%) Backup Exec
8 27 (3.88%) SCOM
9 26 (3.74%) NetBackup
10 24 (3.45%) Terraform
11 20 (2.87%) RSA Security Analytics
12 19 (2.73%) Nagios
13 18 (2.59%) HP Data Protector
14 15 (2.16%) SCVMM
14 15 (2.16%) WSUS
15 12 (1.72%) Rancher
15 12 (1.72%) Sysdig
16 8 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
16 8 (1.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 305 (43.82%) Microsoft
2 221 (31.75%) Citrix
3 219 (31.47%) Cisco
4 97 (13.94%) HP
5 81 (11.64%) NetApp
6 64 (9.20%) IBM
7 62 (8.91%) Splunk
8 60 (8.62%) Veeam
9 59 (8.48%) Red Hat
10 53 (7.61%) EMC
10 53 (7.61%) F5
11 51 (7.33%) Fortinet
12 49 (7.04%) Oracle
13 43 (6.18%) BMC
14 42 (6.03%) AppDynamics
14 42 (6.03%) Symantec
14 42 (6.03%) WorldPay
15 37 (5.32%) CommVault
16 32 (4.60%) 3PAR
16 32 (4.60%) ServiceNow