Period
to 20 April 2021

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 20 April 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 48 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 3,671 5,238 7,371
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.89% 5.16% 5.35%
As % of the Vendors category 13.00% 12.68% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,976 4,357 6,193
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% - +1.19%
75th Percentile £60,875 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £71,800
UK median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +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 28,239 41,312 57,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.61% 40.72% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21,505 32,286 44,600
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 20 April 2021.

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 20 April 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
London -26 1,044 £60,000 +9.09% 168
South East +6 770 £45,000 - 143
North of England -1 633 £42,500 - 183
Midlands -1 527 £40,000 - 116
South West +1 451 £42,500 +6.25% 85
West Midlands -5 357 £40,000 - 71
North West 0 322 £43,000 -4.44% 101
Yorkshire -9 237 £42,500 - 60
East of England -7 199 £47,500 +11.76% 47
East Midlands +2 170 £42,500 +6.25% 45
North East +28 76 £38,500 -1.28% 22
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 England region with a requirement for VMware.

1 2,439 (66.44%) Windows
2 2,314 (63.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1,961 (53.42%) Microsoft
4 1,907 (51.95%) Azure
5 1,837 (50.04%) Active Directory
6 1,565 (42.63%) Windows Server
7 1,480 (40.32%) Microsoft 365
8 1,049 (28.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 998 (27.19%) Linux
10 965 (26.29%) Hyper-V
11 937 (25.52%) PowerShell
12 931 (25.36%) Firewall
13 822 (22.39%) Citrix
14 808 (22.01%) Cisco
15 807 (21.98%) AWS
16 799 (21.77%) DNS
17 655 (17.84%) ITIL
18 567 (15.45%) DHCP
19 545 (14.85%) SAN
20 543 (14.79%) DevOps
21 502 (13.67%) Ansible
22 489 (13.32%) Data Centre
23 479 (13.05%) MS Exchange
24 471 (12.83%) Windows 10
25 468 (12.75%) Finance
26 458 (12.48%) SQL
27 440 (11.99%) SQL Server
27 440 (11.99%) Windows Server 2016
28 439 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
29 438 (11.93%) VMware ESXi

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
1 479 (13.05%) MS Exchange
2 364 (9.92%) SharePoint
3 146 (3.98%) IIS
4 131 (3.57%) Confluence
5 117 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 87 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 61 (1.66%) Apache
8 49 (1.33%) OpenStack
9 31 (0.84%) Skype for Business
10 25 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (0.49%) GemFire
13 17 (0.46%) Apache Spark
14 15 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.33%) Tomcat
16 7 (0.19%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 256 (6.97%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
3 24 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.25%) Workfront
2 7 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.14%) Sentinel
3 5 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (0.082%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.054%) Line 50
5 2 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.054%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.054%) Tradar
6 1 (0.027%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.027%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.027%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1,907 (51.95%) Azure
2 1,480 (40.32%) Microsoft 365
3 807 (21.98%) AWS
4 360 (9.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 235 (6.40%) IaaS
6 220 (5.99%) PaaS
7 212 (5.77%) SaaS
8 153 (4.17%) GCP
9 101 (2.75%) OneDrive
10 71 (1.93%) GitHub
11 58 (1.58%) Mimecast
12 55 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
13 41 (1.12%) OpenShift
14 37 (1.01%) Power Platform
15 27 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
15 27 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
16 22 (0.60%) Google Workspace
17 21 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
17 21 (0.57%) Azure Logic Apps
17 21 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 931 (25.36%) Firewall
2 799 (21.77%) DNS
3 567 (15.45%) DHCP
4 545 (14.85%) SAN
5 434 (11.82%) TCP/IP
6 414 (11.28%) WAN
7 368 (10.02%) LAN
8 318 (8.66%) VPN
9 265 (7.22%) VLAN
10 186 (5.07%) VoIP
11 136 (3.70%) Network Security
12 127 (3.46%) NAS
13 123 (3.35%) Remote Desktop
14 109 (2.97%) Internet
15 107 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
16 102 (2.78%) NetScaler
16 102 (2.78%) VSAN
17 93 (2.53%) Wireless
18 89 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
19 84 (2.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (11.99%) SQL Server
2 82 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
3 62 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
4 59 (1.61%) MySQL
5 51 (1.39%) Big Data
6 33 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 33 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 28 (0.76%) MariaDB
9 25 (0.68%) NoSQL
10 22 (0.60%) Power BI
10 22 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
11 20 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
12 19 (0.52%) Redis
12 19 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (0.46%) Oracle Database
13 17 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (0.44%) HBase
15 14 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 214 (5.83%) Git (software)
2 154 (4.20%) JIRA
3 132 (3.60%) Jenkins
4 76 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 68 (1.85%) Subversion
6 50 (1.36%) GitLab
7 42 (1.14%) Artifactory
7 42 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 31 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
9 30 (0.82%) Bitbucket
10 24 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 23 (0.63%) Maven
12 22 (0.60%) Cypress.io
12 22 (0.60%) Gradle
12 22 (0.60%) JUnit
13 20 (0.54%) IDA Disassembler
13 20 (0.54%) Protractor
14 18 (0.49%) Cucumber
14 18 (0.49%) Visual Studio
15 17 (0.46%) Mockito
General
1 468 (12.75%) Finance
2 141 (3.84%) Telecoms
3 129 (3.51%) Public Sector
4 114 (3.11%) Banking
5 90 (2.45%) Law
6 66 (1.80%) Legal
7 54 (1.47%) Marketing
8 49 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 43 (1.17%) Aerospace
10 32 (0.87%) Retail
11 24 (0.65%) Local Government
11 24 (0.65%) Military
12 22 (0.60%) Automotive
13 19 (0.52%) Back Office
14 16 (0.44%) Games
15 15 (0.41%) Electronics
15 15 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.38%) French Language
17 13 (0.35%) Digital Economy
18 9 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 869 (23.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 393 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 355 (9.67%) IT Engineer
4 299 (8.14%) Analyst
5 296 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 266 (7.25%) Architect
7 219 (5.97%) IT Support
8 210 (5.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 204 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 194 (5.28%) Consultant
11 192 (5.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 184 (5.01%) Administrator
13 182 (4.96%) VMware Engineer
14 181 (4.93%) Azure Engineer
15 165 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
16 134 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 132 (3.60%) Network Engineer
18 130 (3.54%) Systems Administrator
19 129 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
20 128 (3.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (4.79%) Web Services
2 59 (1.61%) .NET
3 47 (1.28%) CSS
3 47 (1.28%) Node.js
3 47 (1.28%) REST
4 44 (1.20%) Kafka
5 38 (1.04%) AngularJS
5 38 (1.04%) React
6 36 (0.98%) HTML
6 36 (0.98%) JSON
7 35 (0.95%) RESTful
8 34 (0.93%) LDAP
8 34 (0.93%) Spring
9 32 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
10 25 (0.68%) YAML
11 24 (0.65%) LAMP
12 23 (0.63%) .NET Core
12 23 (0.63%) Elastic Stack
13 20 (0.54%) .NET Framework
13 20 (0.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 489 (13.32%) Data Centre
2 263 (7.16%) Public Cloud
3 188 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 157 (4.28%) Clustering
5 114 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 109 (2.97%) Replication
7 102 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
8 100 (2.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 96 (2.62%) Private Cloud
10 61 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
11 53 (1.44%) Organisational Skills
12 52 (1.42%) PKI
13 50 (1.36%) Client/Server
14 45 (1.23%) Driving Licence
15 34 (0.93%) Hedge funds
15 34 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
16 30 (0.82%) Cloud Native
17 28 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 26 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
19 24 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2,439 (66.44%) Windows
2 1,565 (42.63%) Windows Server
3 998 (27.19%) Linux
4 471 (12.83%) Windows 10
5 440 (11.99%) Windows Server 2016
6 439 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 305 (8.31%) Windows Server 2019
8 276 (7.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 199 (5.42%) CentOS
10 167 (4.55%) Unix
11 142 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 129 (3.51%) Ubuntu
13 126 (3.43%) Windows 7
14 89 (2.42%) Android
15 61 (1.66%) Apple iOS
16 42 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (0.79%) Debian
18 27 (0.74%) Windows 8
19 25 (0.68%) Mac OS
20 21 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,049 (28.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 655 (17.84%) ITIL
3 543 (14.79%) DevOps
4 415 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
5 405 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
6 352 (9.59%) Migration
7 251 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 244 (6.65%) Configuration Management
9 243 (6.62%) Service Management
10 226 (6.16%) Infrastructure as Code
11 198 (5.39%) Scrum
12 186 (5.07%) Project Delivery
13 171 (4.66%) Service Delivery
14 169 (4.60%) Presales
14 169 (4.60%) Project Management
15 165 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
16 158 (4.30%) Mentoring
17 153 (4.17%) Change Management
18 134 (3.65%) SDLC
19 131 (3.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 937 (25.52%) PowerShell
2 458 (12.48%) SQL
3 338 (9.21%) Python
4 275 (7.49%) Bash Shell
5 113 (3.08%) Java
6 84 (2.29%) JavaScript
7 72 (1.96%) C#
8 71 (1.93%) Shell Script
9 59 (1.61%) C
10 54 (1.47%) Perl
11 45 (1.23%) C++
12 37 (1.01%) Ruby
13 28 (0.76%) PHP
14 26 (0.71%) VBScript
15 24 (0.65%) Groovy
15 24 (0.65%) VB
16 18 (0.49%) T-SQL
17 17 (0.46%) Go
18 5 (0.14%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 372 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 290 (7.90%) Security Cleared
3 273 (7.44%) Cisco Certification
4 263 (7.16%) Degree
5 247 (6.73%) MCSE
6 218 (5.94%) CCNA
7 197 (5.37%) SC Cleared
8 173 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 125 (3.41%) MCSA
10 100 (2.72%) CCNP
11 76 (2.07%) DV Cleared
12 61 (1.66%) MCP
13 46 (1.25%) MCITP
14 45 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
15 44 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
16 39 (1.06%) AWS Certification
16 39 (1.06%) RHCE
17 37 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
18 34 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
19 27 (0.74%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (5.50%) SLA
2 85 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (1.55%) GDPR
4 36 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
5 32 (0.87%) QA
6 21 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 18 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.38%) NIST
8 14 (0.38%) PMO
9 6 (0.16%) GRC
9 6 (0.16%) OpenSCAP
10 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.054%) Def Stans
12 2 (0.054%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.054%) NCSC
13 1 (0.027%) COBIT
13 1 (0.027%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.027%) RMADS
System Software
1 2,314 (63.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1,837 (50.04%) Active Directory
3 965 (26.29%) Hyper-V
4 438 (11.93%) VMware ESXi
5 429 (11.69%) vSphere
6 336 (9.15%) Docker
7 222 (6.05%) XenApp
8 190 (5.18%) XenDesktop
9 149 (4.06%) VMware NSX
10 133 (3.62%) Virtual Servers
11 89 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 76 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
13 75 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
14 51 (1.39%) Xen
15 50 (1.36%) KVM
16 36 (0.98%) NFS
17 34 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
18 33 (0.90%) vCloud
19 29 (0.79%) VMware Server
20 27 (0.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 502 (13.67%) Ansible
2 421 (11.47%) SCCM
3 290 (7.90%) Terraform
4 255 (6.95%) Puppet
5 244 (6.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 230 (6.27%) Kubernetes
7 154 (4.20%) vCenter Server
8 139 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
9 125 (3.41%) SCOM
10 82 (2.23%) Microsoft Clustering
11 80 (2.18%) WSUS
12 79 (2.15%) vRealize
13 53 (1.44%) Nagios
14 51 (1.39%) NetBackup
15 48 (1.31%) SCVMM
16 46 (1.25%) Backup Exec
17 40 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
18 37 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
19 34 (0.93%) FortiGate
20 28 (0.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1,961 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 822 (22.39%) Citrix
3 808 (22.01%) Cisco
4 355 (9.67%) Veeam
5 258 (7.03%) Dell
6 245 (6.67%) HP
7 238 (6.48%) Red Hat
8 211 (5.75%) NetApp
9 193 (5.26%) EMC
10 152 (4.14%) Oracle
11 133 (3.62%) Google
12 131 (3.57%) SolarWinds
13 124 (3.38%) Meraki
14 117 (3.19%) Sophos
15 102 (2.78%) IBM
16 101 (2.75%) F5
17 94 (2.56%) Juniper
18 75 (2.04%) Symantec
19 74 (2.02%) McAfee
20 71 (1.93%) SonicWALL