Period
to 20 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 48 50
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware 6,962 8,200 9,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.31% 5.20% 5.50%
As % of the Vendors category 12.44% 11.99% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5,851 6,770 7,915
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 55,970 68,376 73,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.72% 43.32% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43,140 53,191 57,828
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in England

VMware
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in England.

Salary trend for VMware in England

VMware
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in England over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 -15 2,118 £54,000 +2.86% 283
South East +3 1,521 £42,500 - 260
North of England +7 1,183 £37,500 -1.32% 283
Midlands +6 835 £40,000 - 194
South West +10 676 £41,000 +2.50% 152
North West -1 589 £39,500 +5.33% 154
West Midlands +7 587 £41,500 +3.75% 122
East of England +12 572 £40,000 -8.82% 88
Yorkshire +6 547 £37,000 -7.50% 103
East Midlands +15 245 £37,500 -2.60% 72
North East +19 51 £39,500 +5.33% 26
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 4,686 (67.31%) Windows
2 4,259 (61.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3,697 (53.10%) Active Directory
4 3,419 (49.11%) Microsoft
5 3,040 (43.67%) Windows Server
6 2,498 (35.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 2,457 (35.29%) Office 365
8 2,133 (30.64%) Hyper-V
9 2,103 (30.21%) Cisco
10 1,859 (26.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 1,761 (25.29%) Citrix
12 1,746 (25.08%) Linux
13 1,709 (24.55%) Firewall
14 1,579 (22.68%) DNS
15 1,577 (22.65%) ITIL
16 1,520 (21.83%) Amazon AWS
17 1,363 (19.58%) PowerShell
18 1,318 (18.93%) DHCP
19 1,311 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
20 1,190 (17.09%) MS Exchange
21 1,133 (16.27%) Data Centre
22 1,125 (16.16%) SQL
23 1,063 (15.27%) Microsoft Certification
24 1,012 (14.54%) SAN
25 989 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
26 972 (13.96%) WAN
27 968 (13.90%) SCCM
28 950 (13.65%) SQL Server
29 927 (13.32%) Cisco Certification
30 902 (12.96%) Windows 10

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 1,190 (17.09%) MS Exchange
2 604 (8.68%) SharePoint
3 449 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 347 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 300 (4.31%) IIS
6 282 (4.05%) Skype for Business
7 136 (1.95%) Apache
8 99 (1.42%) OpenStack
9 93 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 88 (1.26%) Confluence
11 79 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 62 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
13 57 (0.82%) nginx
14 51 (0.73%) JBoss
15 42 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
16 36 (0.52%) WebSphere
17 31 (0.45%) IBM Notes
18 29 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
18 29 (0.42%) SAS
19 25 (0.36%) Jetty
Applications
1 568 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
3 41 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 30 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.057%) GNU Octave
7 3 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.043%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.029%) FileZilla
8 2 (0.029%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.029%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.029%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.014%) Abaqus
9 1 (0.014%) Autodesk Inventor
9 1 (0.014%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 25 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
3 7 (0.10%) Workfront
4 6 (0.086%) Elite 3E
4 6 (0.086%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.086%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.057%) Cisco SocialMiner
6 4 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.057%) Infor SunSystems
6 4 (0.057%) Line 50
6 4 (0.057%) Line 500
7 3 (0.043%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.043%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.043%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.043%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 2 (0.029%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.029%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.029%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2,498 (35.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,457 (35.29%) Office 365
3 1,520 (21.83%) Amazon AWS
4 357 (5.13%) IaaS
5 303 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 259 (3.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 216 (3.10%) SaaS
8 208 (2.99%) PaaS
9 135 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
10 115 (1.65%) OneDrive
11 78 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 76 (1.09%) Mimecast
13 63 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
14 58 (0.83%) GitHub
15 57 (0.82%) Amazon S3
16 51 (0.73%) Azure Stack
17 40 (0.57%) G Suite
18 36 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 32 (0.46%) OpenShift
20 31 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1,709 (24.55%) Firewall
2 1,579 (22.68%) DNS
3 1,318 (18.93%) DHCP
4 1,012 (14.54%) SAN
5 972 (13.96%) WAN
6 883 (12.68%) TCP/IP
7 879 (12.63%) LAN
8 551 (7.91%) VPN
9 471 (6.77%) VoIP
10 448 (6.43%) Wireless
11 424 (6.09%) VLAN
12 355 (5.10%) Network Security
13 320 (4.60%) Skype
14 249 (3.58%) NAS
15 225 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
16 219 (3.15%) Internet
17 197 (2.83%) iSCSI
18 192 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
19 178 (2.56%) NetScaler
20 167 (2.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 950 (13.65%) SQL Server
2 155 (2.23%) MySQL
3 122 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 107 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 85 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 84 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 64 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
8 60 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
9 57 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 55 (0.79%) Big Data
11 51 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 49 (0.70%) NoSQL
13 48 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
14 46 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 45 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
15 45 (0.65%) Oracle Database
16 39 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
17 37 (0.53%) DB2
17 37 (0.53%) RDBMS
18 36 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 220 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 214 (3.07%) Git (software)
3 133 (1.91%) JIRA
4 86 (1.24%) Visual Studio
5 71 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 62 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
7 60 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 50 (0.72%) Maven
9 41 (0.59%) MSI
10 40 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 40 (0.57%) TeamCity
10 40 (0.57%) TestRail
10 40 (0.57%) Zephyr
11 36 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
12 33 (0.47%) GitLab
13 27 (0.39%) Mercurial
13 27 (0.39%) Selenium
14 26 (0.37%) JUnit
15 25 (0.36%) Bitbucket
16 24 (0.34%) Artifactory
General
1 901 (12.94%) Finance
2 284 (4.08%) Retail
3 257 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 238 (3.42%) Public Sector
5 182 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 172 (2.47%) Banking
7 119 (1.71%) Marketing
8 117 (1.68%) Law
9 101 (1.45%) Legal
10 67 (0.96%) Aerospace
10 67 (0.96%) Electronics
11 56 (0.80%) Advertising
12 53 (0.76%) German Language
13 50 (0.72%) Italian Language
14 48 (0.69%) Military
15 44 (0.63%) Back Office
16 40 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 39 (0.56%) Local Government
18 29 (0.42%) Games
19 25 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,540 (22.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 877 (12.60%) Analyst
3 682 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 533 (7.66%) Architect
5 530 (7.61%) IT Engineer
6 437 (6.28%) Support Analyst
7 435 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 428 (6.15%) IT Support
9 393 (5.64%) Administrator
10 375 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
11 373 (5.36%) Consultant
12 319 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
13 316 (4.54%) Network Engineer
14 313 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support
15 308 (4.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 297 (4.27%) Cloud Engineer
17 279 (4.01%) VMware Engineer
18 278 (3.99%) 3rd Line Support
19 270 (3.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 260 (3.73%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (3.86%) Web Services
2 101 (1.45%) .NET
3 95 (1.36%) LDAP
4 66 (0.95%) JSON
5 61 (0.88%) Middleware
6 52 (0.75%) HTML
7 50 (0.72%) Elastic Stack
8 47 (0.68%) LAMP
9 39 (0.56%) RESTful
10 36 (0.52%) XML
11 35 (0.50%) SOAP
12 33 (0.47%) CSS
13 28 (0.40%) Spring
14 25 (0.36%) Apache Camel
14 25 (0.36%) J2EE
14 25 (0.36%) REST
15 24 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
16 21 (0.30%) HTML5
16 21 (0.30%) PowerMock
17 20 (0.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1,133 (16.27%) Data Centre
2 461 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 327 (4.70%) Self-Motivation
4 304 (4.37%) Public Cloud
5 292 (4.19%) Management Information System
6 249 (3.58%) Replication
7 238 (3.42%) Clustering
8 201 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
9 138 (1.98%) Private Cloud
10 118 (1.69%) PKI
11 104 (1.49%) Driving Licence
12 102 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
13 76 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
14 72 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
15 71 (1.02%) Hedge funds
16 62 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
17 59 (0.85%) Fat Client
17 59 (0.85%) Thin Client
18 54 (0.78%) iPhone
19 49 (0.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4,686 (67.31%) Windows
2 3,040 (43.67%) Windows Server
3 1,746 (25.08%) Linux
4 1,311 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 989 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 902 (12.96%) Windows 10
7 611 (8.78%) Windows 7
8 358 (5.14%) Unix
9 269 (3.86%) CentOS
10 247 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 224 (3.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 223 (3.20%) Windows 8
13 152 (2.18%) Ubuntu
14 113 (1.62%) Debian
15 101 (1.45%) Mac OS
16 82 (1.18%) Android
17 78 (1.12%) Apple iOS
18 66 (0.95%) Windows XP
19 45 (0.65%) AIX
20 44 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,859 (26.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1,577 (22.65%) ITIL
3 901 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
4 661 (9.49%) Migration
5 647 (9.29%) DevOps
6 501 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 500 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
8 447 (6.42%) Project Management
9 407 (5.85%) Presales
10 377 (5.42%) Project Delivery
11 374 (5.37%) Service Delivery
12 342 (4.91%) Mentoring
13 317 (4.55%) Configuration Management
14 299 (4.29%) Service Management
15 298 (4.28%) Change Management
16 240 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
17 239 (3.43%) High Availability
18 225 (3.23%) Incident Management
19 223 (3.20%) Business Continuity
20 222 (3.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1,363 (19.58%) PowerShell
2 1,125 (16.16%) SQL
3 496 (7.12%) Python
4 335 (4.81%) Bash Shell
5 159 (2.28%) Java
6 138 (1.98%) Perl
7 121 (1.74%) C
8 116 (1.67%) JavaScript
9 111 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 109 (1.57%) Ruby
11 101 (1.45%) PHP
12 86 (1.24%) C#
13 54 (0.78%) VBScript
14 44 (0.63%) T-SQL
15 34 (0.49%) C++
16 33 (0.47%) VB
17 30 (0.43%) Go
18 15 (0.22%) Ada
18 15 (0.22%) VBA
19 12 (0.17%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1,063 (15.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 927 (13.32%) Cisco Certification
3 755 (10.84%) MCSE
4 658 (9.45%) CCNA
5 633 (9.09%) Degree
6 562 (8.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 507 (7.28%) Security Cleared
8 481 (6.91%) MCSA
9 347 (4.98%) CCNP
10 268 (3.85%) SC Cleared
11 195 (2.80%) MCITP
12 179 (2.57%) MCP
13 147 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
14 145 (2.08%) DV Cleared
15 124 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
16 123 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
17 114 (1.64%) CCIE
18 77 (1.11%) RHCE
19 69 (0.99%) AWS Certification
19 69 (0.99%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 515 (7.40%) SLA
2 298 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 96 (1.38%) ISO 9001
4 92 (1.32%) GDPR
5 80 (1.15%) PCI DSS
6 72 (1.03%) PMO
7 55 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 55 (0.79%) QA
8 40 (0.57%) COBIT
9 34 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
10 28 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 22 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 11 (0.16%) ISO 22301
13 9 (0.13%) NIST
14 7 (0.10%) ISO 14001
14 7 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 5 (0.072%) Data Quality
16 4 (0.057%) HL7
16 4 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 19770
17 3 (0.043%) RMADS
System Software
1 4,259 (61.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3,697 (53.10%) Active Directory
3 2,133 (30.64%) Hyper-V
4 794 (11.40%) vSphere
5 680 (9.77%) VMware ESXi
6 605 (8.69%) XenApp
7 363 (5.21%) XenDesktop
8 292 (4.19%) Docker
9 260 (3.73%) Virtual Machines
10 185 (2.66%) Virtual Servers
11 181 (2.60%) VMware NSX
12 141 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
13 110 (1.58%) Virtual Desktop
14 95 (1.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 79 (1.13%) vCloud
16 78 (1.12%) VirtualBox
17 76 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
18 74 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 72 (1.03%) NFS
20 66 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 968 (13.90%) SCCM
2 425 (6.10%) Ansible
3 418 (6.00%) Puppet
4 276 (3.96%) SCOM
5 237 (3.40%) vCenter Server
6 232 (3.33%) Terraform
7 224 (3.22%) WSUS
8 219 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
9 198 (2.84%) Kubernetes
10 152 (2.18%) Nagios
11 144 (2.07%) Backup Exec
12 139 (2.00%) vRealize
13 131 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
14 80 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 80 (1.15%) NetBackup
15 79 (1.13%) SCOrch
16 70 (1.01%) SCVMM
17 53 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
17 53 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
18 46 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 3,419 (49.11%) Microsoft
2 2,103 (30.21%) Cisco
3 1,761 (25.29%) Citrix
4 735 (10.56%) HP
5 581 (8.35%) NetApp
6 578 (8.30%) Dell
7 549 (7.89%) Veeam
8 381 (5.47%) EMC
9 345 (4.96%) Red Hat
10 316 (4.54%) Meraki
11 271 (3.89%) Oracle
12 225 (3.23%) Aruba
13 219 (3.15%) Google
14 206 (2.96%) SolarWinds
15 203 (2.92%) Symantec
16 201 (2.89%) Juniper
17 180 (2.59%) IBM
18 170 (2.44%) CheckPoint
19 167 (2.40%) Palo Alto
20 161 (2.31%) F5