Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 48 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware 7,376 8,839 9,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.36% 5.32% 5.59%
As % of the Vendors category 12.68% 12.04% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6,194 7,407 7,807
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £71,250
UK 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 58,179 73,441 70,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.26% 44.19% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44,926 58,191 57,477
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,998 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -8 2,446 £52,500 - 117
South East +4 1,519 £42,500 +6.25% 81
North of England +17 1,248 £37,750 +0.67% 98
Midlands +10 898 £42,500 +6.25% 37
East of England +21 686 £42,500 -10.53% 30
North West +18 635 £38,000 +1.33% 50
West Midlands 0 635 £43,250 +8.13% 26
South West -11 565 £41,000 +7.89% 31
Yorkshire +14 562 £37,500 -2.60% 42
East Midlands +17 262 £40,000 - 11
North East +9 56 £39,500 +12.86% 6
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 4,919 (66.69%) Windows
2 4,662 (63.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3,723 (50.47%) Active Directory
4 3,701 (50.18%) Microsoft
5 3,080 (41.76%) Windows Server
6 2,439 (33.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 2,248 (30.48%) Office 365
8 2,230 (30.23%) Cisco
9 2,164 (29.34%) Hyper-V
10 1,964 (26.63%) Linux
11 1,864 (25.27%) Firewall
12 1,794 (24.32%) Citrix
13 1,777 (24.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 1,705 (23.12%) ITIL
15 1,523 (20.65%) DNS
16 1,470 (19.93%) Amazon AWS
17 1,446 (19.60%) Windows Server 2012
18 1,416 (19.20%) PowerShell
19 1,379 (18.70%) SQL
20 1,341 (18.18%) MS Exchange
21 1,276 (17.30%) Data Centre
22 1,194 (16.19%) DHCP
23 1,186 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
24 1,164 (15.78%) Microsoft Certification
25 1,123 (15.23%) Finance
26 1,118 (15.16%) SQL Server
27 1,112 (15.08%) SAN
28 1,013 (13.73%) SCCM
29 991 (13.44%) WAN
30 925 (12.54%) Problem-Solving

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 1,341 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 618 (8.38%) SharePoint
3 430 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 412 (5.59%) IIS
5 333 (4.51%) Skype for Business
6 314 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 210 (2.85%) Apache
8 148 (2.01%) Tomcat
9 101 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 100 (1.36%) OpenStack
11 90 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 90 (1.22%) nginx
12 69 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 60 (0.81%) Confluence
14 48 (0.65%) JBoss
15 41 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
16 37 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
16 37 (0.50%) WebSphere
17 31 (0.42%) IBM Notes
18 30 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 687 (9.31%) Microsoft Office
2 69 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 36 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 28 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.054%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.027%) iWork
9 1 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.014%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.014%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.014%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.014%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 49 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.095%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.081%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.068%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.068%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.054%) Infor SunSystems
8 3 (0.041%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.041%) Elite 3E
8 3 (0.041%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.027%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.027%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.027%) Sage 50
9 2 (0.027%) Workfront
10 1 (0.014%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.014%) Sage 300 ERP
10 1 (0.014%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2,439 (33.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,248 (30.48%) Office 365
3 1,470 (19.93%) Amazon AWS
4 372 (5.04%) IaaS
5 291 (3.95%) SaaS
6 252 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 251 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 249 (3.38%) PaaS
9 144 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
10 97 (1.32%) Mimecast
11 64 (0.87%) OneDrive
12 59 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
13 55 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
14 54 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 49 (0.66%) GitHub
16 48 (0.65%) Amazon S3
17 40 (0.54%) OpenShift
18 31 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 27 (0.37%) G Suite
20 24 (0.33%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1,864 (25.27%) Firewall
2 1,523 (20.65%) DNS
3 1,194 (16.19%) DHCP
4 1,112 (15.08%) SAN
5 991 (13.44%) WAN
6 912 (12.36%) TCP/IP
7 893 (12.11%) LAN
8 615 (8.34%) VPN
9 501 (6.79%) VoIP
10 435 (5.90%) VLAN
11 402 (5.45%) Wireless
12 350 (4.75%) Network Security
13 296 (4.01%) Skype
14 279 (3.78%) Internet
15 236 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
15 236 (3.20%) NAS
16 203 (2.75%) NetScaler
17 194 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
18 189 (2.56%) MPLS
19 180 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,118 (15.16%) SQL Server
2 275 (3.73%) MySQL
3 133 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
4 122 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 102 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 94 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 90 (1.22%) NoSQL
8 89 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 87 (1.18%) Relational Database
10 79 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
11 76 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 74 (1.00%) MongoDB
13 73 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 69 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
15 64 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
16 56 (0.76%) DB2
17 54 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
18 48 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
18 48 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 46 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 267 (3.62%) Jenkins
2 230 (3.12%) Git (software)
3 128 (1.74%) JIRA
4 108 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 90 (1.22%) Maven
6 65 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 58 (0.79%) Ant
8 56 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 56 (0.76%) Gradle
9 55 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 55 (0.75%) Vagrant
10 50 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
11 40 (0.54%) TeamCity
12 38 (0.52%) Selenium
13 32 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
14 29 (0.39%) Subversion
15 26 (0.35%) Mercurial
15 26 (0.35%) Travis CI
16 24 (0.33%) GitLab
17 23 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 1,123 (15.23%) Finance
2 322 (4.37%) Retail
3 242 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 192 (2.60%) Banking
5 163 (2.21%) Legal
6 135 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 109 (1.48%) Marketing
8 87 (1.18%) Electronics
9 80 (1.08%) Law
10 76 (1.03%) Advertising
11 74 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 62 (0.84%) Publishing
13 50 (0.68%) Local Government
14 47 (0.64%) Back Office
15 44 (0.60%) Games
16 41 (0.56%) Aerospace
17 28 (0.38%) Military
18 20 (0.27%) Investment Banking
19 19 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
20 17 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1,497 (20.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 898 (12.17%) Analyst
3 733 (9.94%) Support Engineer
4 550 (7.46%) Architect
5 497 (6.74%) IT Engineer
6 489 (6.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 471 (6.39%) Administrator
8 405 (5.49%) IT Support
9 399 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
10 397 (5.38%) Support Analyst
11 368 (4.99%) Systems Administrator
12 354 (4.80%) Network Engineer
13 332 (4.50%) Consultant
14 317 (4.30%) VMware Engineer
15 308 (4.18%) 3rd Line Support
16 299 (4.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 298 (4.04%) 2nd Line Support
18 291 (3.95%) IT Analyst
19 286 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
20 281 (3.81%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (3.95%) Web Services
2 169 (2.29%) .NET
3 141 (1.91%) LAMP
4 123 (1.67%) LDAP
5 108 (1.46%) HTML
6 101 (1.37%) Middleware
7 92 (1.25%) JSON
8 66 (0.89%) Elastic Stack
9 64 (0.87%) CSS
10 55 (0.75%) XML
11 50 (0.68%) Spring
12 48 (0.65%) Django
13 44 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
14 43 (0.58%) LEMP Stack
15 40 (0.54%) Software Packaging
16 37 (0.50%) REST
17 32 (0.43%) RESTful
17 32 (0.43%) SOAP
18 30 (0.41%) HTML5
19 28 (0.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1,276 (17.30%) Data Centre
2 494 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 401 (5.44%) Self-Motivation
4 345 (4.68%) Clustering
5 335 (4.54%) Management Information System
6 309 (4.19%) Public Cloud
7 282 (3.82%) Replication
8 253 (3.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 149 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 147 (1.99%) Driving Licence
11 136 (1.84%) PKI
12 130 (1.76%) Enterprise Storage
13 112 (1.52%) Private Cloud
14 97 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
15 94 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
16 88 (1.19%) User Experience
17 82 (1.11%) CMDB
18 78 (1.06%) Fintech
19 70 (0.95%) Fat Client
19 70 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4,919 (66.69%) Windows
2 3,080 (41.76%) Windows Server
3 1,964 (26.63%) Linux
4 1,446 (19.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1,186 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 833 (11.29%) Windows 10
7 631 (8.55%) Windows 7
8 367 (4.98%) Unix
9 328 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 300 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 267 (3.62%) CentOS
12 253 (3.43%) Windows 8
13 172 (2.33%) Ubuntu
14 122 (1.65%) Apple iOS
15 121 (1.64%) Debian
16 99 (1.34%) Android
17 90 (1.22%) AIX
18 83 (1.13%) Windows XP
19 74 (1.00%) Solaris
20 72 (0.98%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,777 (24.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1,705 (23.12%) ITIL
3 925 (12.54%) Problem-Solving
4 738 (10.01%) DevOps
5 610 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
6 580 (7.86%) Migration
7 566 (7.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 464 (6.29%) Project Management
9 423 (5.73%) Presales
10 418 (5.67%) Service Delivery
11 414 (5.61%) High Availability
12 404 (5.48%) Mentoring
13 381 (5.17%) Configuration Management
14 374 (5.07%) Service Management
15 303 (4.11%) Computer Science
16 290 (3.93%) Cybersecurity
17 280 (3.80%) Change Management
18 273 (3.70%) Business Continuity
19 264 (3.58%) Continuous Improvement
20 256 (3.47%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1,416 (19.20%) PowerShell
2 1,379 (18.70%) SQL
3 616 (8.35%) Python
4 475 (6.44%) Bash Shell
5 203 (2.75%) Java
6 194 (2.63%) Perl
7 172 (2.33%) Ruby
8 170 (2.30%) Shell Script
9 158 (2.14%) JavaScript
10 130 (1.76%) VBScript
11 117 (1.59%) PHP
12 101 (1.37%) C#
13 99 (1.34%) C
14 70 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 47 (0.64%) VB
16 40 (0.54%) Go
17 35 (0.47%) C++
18 33 (0.45%) PL/SQL
19 19 (0.26%) Java 8
20 18 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1,164 (15.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 868 (11.77%) Cisco Certification
3 814 (11.04%) MCSE
4 642 (8.70%) Degree
5 635 (8.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 621 (8.42%) CCNA
7 520 (7.05%) Security Cleared
8 483 (6.55%) MCSA
9 335 (4.54%) SC Cleared
10 326 (4.42%) CCNP
11 225 (3.05%) MCP
12 218 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
13 210 (2.85%) MCITP
14 206 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
15 147 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
16 131 (1.78%) CISSP
17 126 (1.71%) DV Cleared
18 114 (1.55%) RHCE
19 86 (1.17%) CCIE
20 84 (1.14%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 532 (7.21%) SLA
2 366 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 246 (3.34%) GDPR
4 153 (2.07%) PCI DSS
5 78 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
6 75 (1.02%) QA
7 63 (0.85%) ISO 9001
8 57 (0.77%) PMO
9 49 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 39 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 35 (0.47%) HL7
12 30 (0.41%) COBIT
13 22 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 15 (0.20%) GPG13
15 11 (0.15%) GAMP
16 10 (0.14%) HIPAA
16 10 (0.14%) ISO 22301
17 9 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
18 6 (0.081%) NIST 800
19 4 (0.054%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4,662 (63.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3,723 (50.47%) Active Directory
3 2,164 (29.34%) Hyper-V
4 881 (11.94%) vSphere
5 769 (10.43%) VMware ESXi
6 608 (8.24%) XenApp
7 374 (5.07%) Docker
8 365 (4.95%) XenDesktop
9 323 (4.38%) Virtual Machines
10 207 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
11 194 (2.63%) VMware NSX
12 131 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
13 127 (1.72%) XenServer
14 105 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
15 97 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
16 91 (1.23%) NFS
16 91 (1.23%) vCloud
16 91 (1.23%) VirtualBox
17 75 (1.02%) Terminal Services
18 70 (0.95%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1,013 (13.73%) SCCM
2 473 (6.41%) Ansible
3 470 (6.37%) Puppet
4 287 (3.89%) SCOM
5 285 (3.86%) vCenter Server
6 235 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
7 225 (3.05%) Kubernetes
8 201 (2.73%) WSUS
9 194 (2.63%) Nagios
10 185 (2.51%) Terraform
11 179 (2.43%) Backup Exec
12 151 (2.05%) SCVMM
13 118 (1.60%) vRealize
14 106 (1.44%) NetBackup
15 105 (1.42%) SCOrch
16 96 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
16 96 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
17 91 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
18 87 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
19 82 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 3,701 (50.18%) Microsoft
2 2,230 (30.23%) Cisco
3 1,794 (24.32%) Citrix
4 910 (12.34%) HP
5 704 (9.54%) NetApp
6 549 (7.44%) Dell
7 466 (6.32%) Veeam
8 459 (6.22%) EMC
9 397 (5.38%) Oracle
10 388 (5.26%) Red Hat
11 287 (3.89%) Symantec
12 277 (3.76%) Meraki
13 272 (3.69%) Juniper
14 263 (3.57%) Google
15 253 (3.43%) IBM
16 242 (3.28%) SolarWinds
17 221 (3.00%) F5
18 208 (2.82%) CheckPoint
19 179 (2.43%) Aruba
20 175 (2.37%) Palo Alto