Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 84 47 48
Rank change year-on-year -37 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 3,999 3,003 6,003
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.61% 5.27% 5.16%
As % of the Vendors category 9.29% 14.00% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,154 2,446 5,081
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,000
UK 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,047 21,448 48,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.89% 37.61% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28,188 17,147 37,684
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -66 1,267 £60,000 - 278
South East -19 841 £45,000 - 173
North of England -20 707 £42,500 +3.66% 196
Midlands -9 581 £42,500 +6.92% 147
West Midlands -6 397 £40,000 +3.23% 92
North West -27 371 £42,500 - 111
South West -23 355 £42,500 +6.25% 70
Yorkshire -15 267 £42,500 +8.97% 69
East of England -32 233 £45,000 - 73
East Midlands -12 181 £43,000 +8.86% 54
North East -11 71 £40,000 - 16
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 2,573 (64.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2,512 (62.82%) Windows
3 2,167 (54.19%) Azure
4 2,032 (50.81%) Active Directory
5 2,017 (50.44%) Microsoft
6 1,739 (43.49%) Microsoft 365
7 1,592 (39.81%) Windows Server
8 1,063 (26.58%) Linux
9 1,035 (25.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 971 (24.28%) Social Skills
11 957 (23.93%) AWS
12 921 (23.03%) Firewall
13 909 (22.73%) Hyper-V
14 827 (20.68%) Citrix
15 820 (20.51%) ITIL
16 783 (19.58%) PowerShell
17 761 (19.03%) Cisco
18 719 (17.98%) DNS
19 710 (17.75%) Problem-Solving
20 633 (15.83%) SQL
21 631 (15.78%) Finance
22 630 (15.75%) DHCP
23 583 (14.58%) Windows 10
24 581 (14.53%) SQL Server
25 547 (13.68%) WAN
26 542 (13.55%) DevOps
27 527 (13.18%) Data Centre
28 500 (12.50%) LAN
29 488 (12.20%) SAN
30 473 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 444 (11.10%) SharePoint
2 422 (10.55%) MS Exchange
3 219 (5.48%) IIS
4 132 (3.30%) Apache
5 69 (1.73%) Tomcat
6 62 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 56 (1.40%) OpenStack
8 51 (1.28%) GemFire
9 50 (1.25%) Apache Spark
10 49 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 48 (1.20%) Skype for Business
12 47 (1.18%) Confluence
13 39 (0.98%) nginx
14 25 (0.63%) JBoss
15 19 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
15 19 (0.48%) WordPress
16 17 (0.43%) Jetty
16 17 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 17 (0.43%) WebSphere
17 15 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 377 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 24 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.075%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.050%) Weka
10 1 (0.025%) Blender
10 1 (0.025%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.025%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 31 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 19 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.25%) Workfront
4 9 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.15%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.13%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.10%) Visualfiles
8 3 (0.075%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.050%) Carpe Diem
9 2 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.050%) SAP WM
10 1 (0.025%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.025%) Elite 3E
10 1 (0.025%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.025%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.025%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.025%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2,167 (54.19%) Azure
2 1,739 (43.49%) Microsoft 365
3 957 (23.93%) AWS
4 446 (11.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 283 (7.08%) IaaS
6 220 (5.50%) SaaS
7 199 (4.98%) PaaS
8 196 (4.90%) GCP
9 192 (4.80%) OneDrive
10 133 (3.33%) Power Platform
11 111 (2.78%) Nutanix
12 110 (2.75%) Serverless
13 104 (2.60%) OpenShift
14 90 (2.25%) PowerApps
15 70 (1.75%) Mimecast
16 67 (1.68%) GitHub
17 52 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
18 49 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
19 41 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
19 41 (1.03%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 921 (23.03%) Firewall
2 719 (17.98%) DNS
3 630 (15.75%) DHCP
4 547 (13.68%) WAN
5 500 (12.50%) LAN
6 488 (12.20%) SAN
7 382 (9.55%) TCP/IP
8 341 (8.53%) VPN
9 238 (5.95%) VLAN
10 191 (4.78%) VoIP
11 168 (4.20%) Network Security
12 163 (4.08%) Wireless
13 147 (3.68%) Wi-Fi
14 125 (3.13%) NAS
15 100 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
16 90 (2.25%) BGP
17 84 (2.10%) Internet
18 80 (2.00%) MPLS
19 79 (1.98%) SSL
20 74 (1.85%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 581 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 151 (3.78%) MySQL
3 98 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
4 85 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 79 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
6 68 (1.70%) Oracle Database
7 67 (1.68%) Relational Database
8 63 (1.58%) HBase
9 62 (1.55%) Big Data
9 62 (1.55%) Redis
10 59 (1.48%) MariaDB
11 56 (1.40%) Power BI
12 53 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 34 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
14 31 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 30 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
16 29 (0.73%) MongoDB
16 29 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 25 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 220 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 197 (4.93%) Jenkins
3 86 (2.15%) JIRA
4 78 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
5 67 (1.68%) Gradle
6 58 (1.45%) Cucumber
7 55 (1.38%) Cypress.io
8 54 (1.35%) Subversion
9 53 (1.33%) JUnit
10 48 (1.20%) Eclipse
10 48 (1.20%) IntelliJ
10 48 (1.20%) Protractor
10 48 (1.20%) Storybook
11 47 (1.18%) Mockito
12 43 (1.08%) Artifactory
12 43 (1.08%) GitLab
13 40 (1.00%) Maven
14 35 (0.88%) Bitbucket
14 35 (0.88%) SonarQube
15 27 (0.68%) Vagrant
General
1 971 (24.28%) Social Skills
2 631 (15.78%) Finance
3 282 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
4 161 (4.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 151 (3.78%) Telecoms
6 145 (3.63%) Law
7 135 (3.38%) Banking
8 127 (3.18%) Manufacturing
9 121 (3.03%) Retail
10 112 (2.80%) Documentation Skills
11 107 (2.68%) Public Sector
12 97 (2.43%) Marketing
13 96 (2.40%) Organisational Skills
14 86 (2.15%) Presentation Skills
15 84 (2.10%) Legal
16 45 (1.13%) Back Office
17 42 (1.05%) Influencing Skills
18 41 (1.03%) Automotive
19 40 (1.00%) Financial Institution
20 36 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 889 (22.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 483 (12.08%) Support Engineer
3 390 (9.75%) IT Engineer
4 389 (9.73%) Analyst
5 342 (8.55%) Architect
6 273 (6.83%) IT Support
7 242 (6.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 178 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 168 (4.20%) IT Support Engineer
10 165 (4.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 165 (4.13%) Support Analyst
11 158 (3.95%) Consultant
12 154 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
13 147 (3.68%) Administrator
13 147 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
14 146 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
15 133 (3.33%) Network Engineer
16 120 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
17 115 (2.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
18 114 (2.85%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (2.73%) JSON
2 85 (2.13%) Kafka
2 85 (2.13%) Spring
3 80 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
4 79 (1.98%) CSS
5 71 (1.78%) Web Services
6 65 (1.63%) .NET
7 63 (1.58%) LDAP
8 62 (1.55%) Node.js
9 59 (1.48%) React
10 57 (1.43%) LAMP
10 57 (1.43%) RESTful
11 56 (1.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 53 (1.33%) AngularJS
13 50 (1.25%) HTML
14 48 (1.20%) Express
14 48 (1.20%) Redux
14 48 (1.20%) Spark Streaming
14 48 (1.20%) Tailwind CSS
15 46 (1.15%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 527 (13.18%) Data Centre
2 237 (5.93%) Public Cloud
3 187 (4.68%) Clustering
4 168 (4.20%) Replication
5 153 (3.83%) Management Information System
6 137 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
7 117 (2.93%) PKI
8 93 (2.33%) User Experience
9 82 (2.05%) Driving Licence
9 82 (2.05%) Private Cloud
10 81 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
11 74 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
12 72 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
13 47 (1.18%) Cloud Native
14 43 (1.08%) Handset
15 35 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
16 34 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
17 33 (0.83%) Legacy Systems
18 31 (0.78%) Smartphone
19 30 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2,512 (62.82%) Windows
2 1,592 (39.81%) Windows Server
3 1,063 (26.58%) Linux
4 583 (14.58%) Windows 10
5 449 (11.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 422 (10.55%) Windows Server 2016
7 348 (8.70%) Windows Server 2019
8 245 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 240 (6.00%) Unix
10 213 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 146 (3.65%) Windows 7
12 90 (2.25%) CentOS
13 77 (1.93%) Mac OS X
14 66 (1.65%) Ubuntu
15 54 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
16 50 (1.25%) Android
17 48 (1.20%) Windows 8
18 45 (1.13%) Mac OS
19 40 (1.00%) Apple iOS
20 36 (0.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,035 (25.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 820 (20.51%) ITIL
3 710 (17.75%) Problem-Solving
4 542 (13.55%) DevOps
5 457 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 281 (7.03%) Migration
7 279 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
8 276 (6.90%) Presales
9 275 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 264 (6.60%) Project Management
11 259 (6.48%) Change Management
12 241 (6.03%) Service Delivery
13 223 (5.58%) CI/CD
14 220 (5.50%) Mentoring
15 212 (5.30%) Computer Science
16 200 (5.00%) Project Delivery
17 199 (4.98%) Time Management
18 186 (4.65%) Business Continuity
19 185 (4.63%) Service Management
20 169 (4.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 783 (19.58%) PowerShell
2 633 (15.83%) SQL
3 367 (9.18%) Python
4 255 (6.38%) Bash
5 214 (5.35%) Java
6 105 (2.63%) C#
7 101 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 67 (1.68%) T-SQL
9 65 (1.63%) C
10 62 (1.55%) JavaScript
11 55 (1.38%) Groovy
12 45 (1.13%) Perl
13 34 (0.85%) C++
14 31 (0.78%) VBScript
15 26 (0.65%) Go
16 23 (0.58%) PHP
16 23 (0.58%) Ruby
17 20 (0.50%) Java 8
18 19 (0.48%) VB
19 18 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 473 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 394 (9.85%) Security Cleared
3 370 (9.25%) Degree
4 252 (6.30%) MCSE
5 245 (6.13%) SC Cleared
6 243 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
7 185 (4.63%) MCSA
8 180 (4.50%) CCNA
9 166 (4.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 106 (2.65%) DV Cleared
11 93 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
12 87 (2.18%) CCNP
13 69 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
14 62 (1.55%) MCP
15 51 (1.28%) DBS Check
16 47 (1.18%) OCP
16 47 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
17 40 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
18 35 (0.88%) MCITP
19 32 (0.80%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 275 (6.88%) SLA
2 102 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (1.43%) GDPR
4 49 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 46 (1.15%) QA
6 34 (0.85%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 10 (0.25%) NCSC
9 8 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 8 (0.20%) NIST
9 8 (0.20%) PMO
9 8 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.15%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.13%) DICOM
11 5 (0.13%) GxP
12 4 (0.10%) COBIT
13 3 (0.075%) HL7
13 3 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.075%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.050%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2,573 (64.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2,032 (50.81%) Active Directory
3 909 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 464 (11.60%) vSphere
5 454 (11.35%) VMware ESXi
6 215 (5.38%) Docker
7 186 (4.65%) XenApp
8 148 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
9 130 (3.25%) Virtual Desktop
10 107 (2.68%) XenDesktop
11 103 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
12 84 (2.10%) VMware NSX
13 56 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
14 50 (1.25%) KVM
15 48 (1.20%) HDFS
16 43 (1.08%) NFS
17 39 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 33 (0.83%) Citrix Hypervisor
19 28 (0.70%) VMware Server
20 21 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 470 (11.75%) SCCM
2 374 (9.35%) Ansible
3 344 (8.60%) Microsoft Intune
4 247 (6.18%) Kubernetes
4 247 (6.18%) Terraform
5 203 (5.08%) Puppet
6 133 (3.33%) WSUS
7 126 (3.15%) vCenter Server
8 110 (2.75%) SCOM
9 104 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
10 77 (1.93%) Grafana
11 71 (1.78%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 66 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
13 58 (1.45%) NetBackup
14 53 (1.33%) Backup Exec
14 53 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
15 52 (1.30%) Prometheus
16 39 (0.98%) Nagios
17 37 (0.93%) FortiGate
18 36 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2,017 (50.44%) Microsoft
2 827 (20.68%) Citrix
3 761 (19.03%) Cisco
4 409 (10.23%) Veeam
5 298 (7.45%) HP
6 280 (7.00%) Red Hat
7 224 (5.60%) Dell
8 196 (4.90%) NetApp
9 180 (4.50%) EMC
10 179 (4.48%) Google
11 174 (4.35%) Oracle
12 173 (4.33%) ServiceNow
13 120 (3.00%) IBM
14 118 (2.95%) SolarWinds
15 103 (2.58%) Okta
16 102 (2.55%) Apple
17 99 (2.48%) Juniper
18 93 (2.33%) Aruba
19 89 (2.23%) Fortinet
20 86 (2.15%) Sophos