Period
to 4 June 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 4 June 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 43 48
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 4,127 7,136 8,490
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.14% 5.40% 5.30%
As % of the Vendors category 12.46% 12.73% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,521 6,216 7,318
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 33,120 56,054 70,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.29% 42.41% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25,384 43,200 55,507
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +2.13%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in England

VMware
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in England.

Salary trend for VMware in England

VMware
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in England over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware in England

VMware
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the England region over the 6 months to 4 June 2020. 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
London -8 1,457 £57,500 +4.55% 64
South East -4 849 £47,500 +11.76% 83
North of England -9 604 £42,500 +13.33% 69
Midlands +2 553 £42,500 - 45
West Midlands +6 410 £45,000 +5.88% 34
South West +14 389 £40,000 -1.23% 42
North West -4 316 £47,500 +26.67% 37
East of England -8 283 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Yorkshire -8 240 £42,500 +18.06% 22
East Midlands +2 141 £41,250 +3.13% 11
North East +11 48 £39,000 +1.30% 10
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for VMware.

1 2,767 (67.05%) Windows
2 2,566 (62.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2,065 (50.04%) Microsoft
4 1,976 (47.88%) Active Directory
5 1,776 (43.03%) Windows Server
6 1,720 (41.68%) Azure
7 1,559 (37.78%) Office 365
8 1,195 (28.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 1,119 (27.11%) Hyper-V
10 1,101 (26.68%) Cisco
11 978 (23.70%) Firewall
12 975 (23.62%) Linux
13 929 (22.51%) Citrix
14 893 (21.64%) PowerShell
15 889 (21.54%) AWS
16 790 (19.14%) ITIL
17 757 (18.34%) DNS
18 637 (15.43%) MS Exchange
19 629 (15.24%) Data Centre
20 610 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
21 598 (14.49%) WAN
22 595 (14.42%) DHCP
23 584 (14.15%) SCCM
24 577 (13.98%) SQL Server
25 574 (13.91%) SQL
26 573 (13.88%) LAN
27 554 (13.42%) SAN
28 553 (13.40%) Windows Server 2016
29 541 (13.11%) Windows 10
30 536 (12.99%) Finance

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 637 (15.43%) MS Exchange
2 249 (6.03%) SharePoint
3 237 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 188 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 143 (3.46%) IIS
6 122 (2.96%) Skype for Business
7 71 (1.72%) OpenStack
8 44 (1.07%) Tomcat
9 43 (1.04%) Confluence
10 38 (0.92%) Apache
11 28 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
12 26 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (0.34%) JBoss
15 14 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
16 12 (0.29%) nginx
17 11 (0.27%) CMS
18 8 (0.19%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 316 (7.66%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.17%) Gliffy
6 7 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.048%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.048%) Windchill
8 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.024%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.024%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.024%) InDesign
8 1 (0.024%) Maya
8 1 (0.024%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 21 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.19%) Elite 3E
4 6 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.097%) assyst
6 4 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.073%) Exchequer
8 2 (0.048%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.048%) Relativity
8 2 (0.048%) Sage 50
8 2 (0.048%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.048%) Shopify
9 1 (0.024%) Carpe Diem
9 1 (0.024%) Faxination
9 1 (0.024%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,720 (41.68%) Azure
2 1,559 (37.78%) Office 365
3 889 (21.54%) AWS
4 222 (5.38%) IaaS
5 203 (4.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 194 (4.70%) PaaS
7 145 (3.51%) SaaS
8 115 (2.79%) GCP
9 75 (1.82%) Mimecast
10 70 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
11 47 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 42 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
13 40 (0.97%) OneDrive
14 35 (0.85%) Serverless
15 32 (0.78%) Slack
16 31 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 29 (0.70%) OpenShift
18 28 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 27 (0.65%) GitHub
20 26 (0.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 978 (23.70%) Firewall
2 757 (18.34%) DNS
3 598 (14.49%) WAN
4 595 (14.42%) DHCP
5 573 (13.88%) LAN
6 554 (13.42%) SAN
7 434 (10.52%) TCP/IP
8 377 (9.13%) VPN
9 233 (5.65%) VoIP
10 224 (5.43%) VLAN
11 208 (5.04%) Wireless
12 165 (4.00%) Network Security
13 138 (3.34%) NetScaler
14 130 (3.15%) Internet
15 128 (3.10%) Skype
16 117 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
17 112 (2.71%) NAS
18 103 (2.50%) BGP
19 102 (2.47%) MPLS
20 92 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 107 (2.59%) MySQL
3 91 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
4 75 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 70 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
6 53 (1.28%) Big Data
7 51 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
8 38 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 36 (0.87%) MongoDB
10 33 (0.80%) Oracle Database
10 33 (0.80%) Relational Database
11 31 (0.75%) NoSQL
12 26 (0.63%) RDBMS
13 23 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (0.48%) SQL Server 2017
15 19 (0.46%) MariaDB
16 18 (0.44%) Power BI
17 14 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (0.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 155 (3.76%) Git (software)
2 150 (3.63%) Jenkins
3 104 (2.52%) JIRA
4 59 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 56 (1.36%) Bitbucket
6 53 (1.28%) TeamCity
7 32 (0.78%) Maven
8 31 (0.75%) JUnit
9 30 (0.73%) SonarQube
10 29 (0.70%) DbUnit
10 29 (0.70%) jMock
10 29 (0.70%) Mockito
11 28 (0.68%) Subversion
12 26 (0.63%) Vagrant
13 21 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 18 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
16 14 (0.34%) Selenium
16 14 (0.34%) Visual Studio
17 12 (0.29%) GitLab
General
1 536 (12.99%) Finance
2 135 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 132 (3.20%) Retail
4 116 (2.81%) Public Sector
5 95 (2.30%) Legal
6 80 (1.94%) Banking
7 76 (1.84%) Law
8 53 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 49 (1.19%) Advertising
10 44 (1.07%) Marketing
11 34 (0.82%) Local Government
12 28 (0.68%) Aerospace
13 27 (0.65%) Automotive
14 24 (0.58%) Games
15 18 (0.44%) Back Office
15 18 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.41%) Military
17 12 (0.29%) Electronics
18 9 (0.22%) Investment Banking
19 7 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 919 (22.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 445 (10.78%) Support Engineer
3 383 (9.28%) IT Engineer
4 345 (8.36%) Analyst
5 308 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 289 (7.00%) Administrator
7 277 (6.71%) IT Support
8 276 (6.69%) Architect
9 257 (6.23%) Network Engineer
10 248 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
11 222 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
12 217 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
13 212 (5.14%) Consultant
14 180 (4.36%) VMware Engineer
15 168 (4.07%) IT Support Engineer
16 165 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 155 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 144 (3.49%) Cloud Engineer
18 144 (3.49%) Support Analyst
19 141 (3.42%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (2.76%) Web Services
2 64 (1.55%) .NET
3 55 (1.33%) LDAP
4 41 (0.99%) REST
5 38 (0.92%) SOAP
5 38 (0.92%) XML
6 35 (0.85%) Spring
7 34 (0.82%) RESTful
8 31 (0.75%) HTML
9 29 (0.70%) J2EE
9 29 (0.70%) PowerMock
10 28 (0.68%) Apache Camel
11 27 (0.65%) LAMP
12 24 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
13 21 (0.51%) Middleware
14 20 (0.48%) WSH
14 20 (0.48%) YAML
15 18 (0.44%) Sensu
16 14 (0.34%) Hibernate
17 13 (0.31%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 629 (15.24%) Data Centre
2 232 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 184 (4.46%) Public Cloud
4 160 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 134 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
6 114 (2.76%) Clustering
7 112 (2.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 111 (2.69%) Private Cloud
9 101 (2.45%) Replication
10 89 (2.16%) Driving Licence
11 76 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
12 63 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
13 53 (1.28%) User Experience
14 37 (0.90%) EMC VNX
15 35 (0.85%) CMDB
16 33 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
16 33 (0.80%) PKI
17 30 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
18 29 (0.70%) Fat Client
18 29 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2,767 (67.05%) Windows
2 1,776 (43.03%) Windows Server
3 975 (23.62%) Linux
4 610 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 553 (13.40%) Windows Server 2016
6 541 (13.11%) Windows 10
7 367 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 269 (6.52%) Windows 7
9 209 (5.06%) Windows Server 2019
10 181 (4.39%) Unix
11 170 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 119 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 118 (2.86%) CentOS
14 104 (2.52%) Windows 8
15 80 (1.94%) Ubuntu
16 47 (1.14%) Solaris
17 36 (0.87%) Android
18 30 (0.73%) Mac OS
19 29 (0.70%) Mac OS X
20 27 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,195 (28.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 790 (19.14%) ITIL
3 523 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
4 381 (9.23%) DevOps
4 381 (9.23%) Migration
5 342 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
6 327 (7.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 251 (6.08%) Project Delivery
8 219 (5.31%) Configuration Management
9 218 (5.28%) Change Management
10 208 (5.04%) Mentoring
11 201 (4.87%) Project Management
12 199 (4.82%) Service Delivery
13 185 (4.48%) Information Security
14 173 (4.19%) Presales
15 172 (4.17%) Service Management
16 158 (3.83%) Cybersecurity
17 150 (3.63%) High Availability
17 150 (3.63%) Problem Management
18 141 (3.42%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 893 (21.64%) PowerShell
2 574 (13.91%) SQL
3 387 (9.38%) Python
4 262 (6.35%) Bash Shell
5 94 (2.28%) Shell Script
6 91 (2.20%) Java
7 88 (2.13%) VBScript
8 63 (1.53%) C
9 62 (1.50%) C#
10 61 (1.48%) Perl
11 48 (1.16%) JavaScript
12 47 (1.14%) Ruby
13 46 (1.11%) PHP
14 34 (0.82%) C++
15 32 (0.78%) Go
16 19 (0.46%) T-SQL
17 18 (0.44%) Groovy
18 16 (0.39%) VB
19 13 (0.31%) Korn
20 12 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 434 (10.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 423 (10.25%) Cisco Certification
3 320 (7.75%) MCSE
4 319 (7.73%) Security Cleared
5 294 (7.12%) Degree
6 283 (6.86%) CCNA
7 243 (5.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 192 (4.65%) MCSA
9 186 (4.51%) CCNP
10 178 (4.31%) SC Cleared
11 129 (3.13%) DV Cleared
12 94 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
13 89 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
14 78 (1.89%) CCIE
15 66 (1.60%) MCITP
16 65 (1.57%) MCP
17 49 (1.19%) CISSP
18 36 (0.87%) CCDP
19 27 (0.65%) SANS
20 26 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 306 (7.41%) SLA
2 138 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 90 (2.18%) GDPR
4 40 (0.97%) QA
5 38 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 32 (0.78%) PCI DSS
7 31 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 22 (0.53%) BS25999
9 19 (0.46%) NIST
10 16 (0.39%) ISO 9001
11 15 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
12 9 (0.22%) COBIT
13 8 (0.19%) ISO 22301
14 7 (0.17%) PMO
15 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 19770
16 5 (0.12%) AICPA
17 4 (0.097%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 4 (0.097%) ISO 14001
18 1 (0.024%) HL7
System Software
1 2,566 (62.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1,976 (47.88%) Active Directory
3 1,119 (27.11%) Hyper-V
4 502 (12.16%) vSphere
5 471 (11.41%) VMware ESXi
6 333 (8.07%) XenApp
7 226 (5.48%) Docker
8 209 (5.06%) XenDesktop
9 139 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
10 119 (2.88%) Virtual Servers
11 89 (2.16%) VMware NSX
12 60 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
13 56 (1.36%) VirtualBox
14 55 (1.33%) NFS
15 54 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
16 52 (1.26%) Xen
17 46 (1.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
18 42 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
18 42 (1.02%) VMware Server
19 39 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 584 (14.15%) SCCM
2 346 (8.38%) Ansible
3 260 (6.30%) Puppet
4 243 (5.89%) SCOM
5 231 (5.60%) Terraform
6 184 (4.46%) Kubernetes
7 181 (4.39%) vCenter Server
8 147 (3.56%) WSUS
9 135 (3.27%) Microsoft Intune
10 134 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
11 87 (2.11%) Backup Exec
12 84 (2.04%) Nagios
13 52 (1.26%) NetBackup
14 44 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
15 41 (0.99%) Grafana
16 38 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
16 38 (0.92%) ZABBIX
17 34 (0.82%) vRealize
18 33 (0.80%) SCVMM
19 32 (0.78%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 2,065 (50.04%) Microsoft
2 1,101 (26.68%) Cisco
3 929 (22.51%) Citrix
4 427 (10.35%) HP
5 324 (7.85%) Veeam
6 278 (6.74%) Dell
7 275 (6.66%) NetApp
8 223 (5.40%) Red Hat
9 217 (5.26%) EMC
10 189 (4.58%) Juniper
11 186 (4.51%) Oracle
12 148 (3.59%) SolarWinds
13 139 (3.37%) Meraki
14 116 (2.81%) Google
15 107 (2.59%) Symantec
16 101 (2.45%) IBM
17 96 (2.33%) CheckPoint
17 96 (2.33%) Palo Alto
17 96 (2.33%) Sophos
18 90 (2.18%) McAfee