Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 43 44
Rank change year-on-year -29 +1 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 4,110 3,556 7,172
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.12% 5.46% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 10.83% 13.57% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,176 2,947 6,088
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,250 £47,500 £44,750
Median % change year-on-year -2.63% +6.15% -0.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,850 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -3.16% +9.20% -3.33%

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 37,967 26,198 55,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.09% 40.21% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25,990 20,564 43,568
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.89% +6.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +2.04%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -75 1,064 £58,000 -3.33% 210
South East -4 1,017 £42,500 -5.56% 191
North of England -11 670 £42,500 - 224
Midlands -6 629 £42,500 - 136
South West -10 431 £43,000 +11.69% 93
West Midlands -16 397 £42,500 - 78
North West 0 361 £45,000 - 134
East of England -2 262 £45,000 +5.88% 71
Yorkshire -19 249 £40,000 -5.88% 71
East Midlands +8 231 £42,500 - 58
North East 0 69 £39,250 +7.53% 19
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2,550 (62.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2,515 (61.19%) Windows
3 2,304 (56.06%) Azure
4 2,139 (52.04%) Microsoft
5 1,966 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 1,657 (40.32%) Windows Server
7 1,629 (39.64%) Microsoft 365
8 1,203 (29.27%) Linux
9 1,151 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 1,036 (25.21%) Hyper-V
11 1,015 (24.70%) Firewall
12 1,010 (24.57%) AWS
13 967 (23.53%) PowerShell
14 855 (20.80%) Citrix
15 845 (20.56%) Cisco
16 817 (19.88%) Social Skills
17 796 (19.37%) ITIL
18 769 (18.71%) DNS
19 725 (17.64%) DevOps
20 617 (15.01%) Finance
21 600 (14.60%) Ansible
22 597 (14.53%) DHCP
23 577 (14.04%) SQL
24 572 (13.92%) Data Centre
25 566 (13.77%) SAN
26 556 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
27 513 (12.48%) SQL Server
28 508 (12.36%) Windows 10
29 486 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
30 484 (11.78%) MS Exchange

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
1 484 (11.78%) MS Exchange
2 387 (9.42%) SharePoint
3 218 (5.30%) Apache
4 183 (4.45%) IIS
5 174 (4.23%) GemFire
6 169 (4.11%) Apache Spark
7 121 (2.94%) Confluence
8 99 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 81 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 53 (1.29%) OpenStack
11 52 (1.27%) Skype for Business
12 30 (0.73%) Tomcat
13 27 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
14 25 (0.61%) nginx
15 24 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
16 22 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
16 22 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
17 13 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 11 (0.27%) SAS
19 10 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 341 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.15%) MicroStation
6 6 (0.15%) Revit
6 6 (0.15%) Siemens NX
6 6 (0.15%) Solid Edge
7 3 (0.073%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.24%) Sage 200
2 6 (0.15%) Sentinel
2 6 (0.15%) Teamcenter
3 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.097%) Maximo
5 3 (0.073%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.073%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 2 (0.049%) Line 50
6 2 (0.049%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.024%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.024%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.024%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.024%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.024%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.024%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2,304 (56.06%) Azure
2 1,629 (39.64%) Microsoft 365
3 1,010 (24.57%) AWS
4 401 (9.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 272 (6.62%) IaaS
6 262 (6.37%) GCP
7 244 (5.94%) PaaS
8 211 (5.13%) SaaS
9 205 (4.99%) GitHub
10 125 (3.04%) OneDrive
11 114 (2.77%) Amazon Kinesis
12 98 (2.38%) OpenShift
13 76 (1.85%) Mimecast
14 53 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
15 46 (1.12%) Power Platform
16 34 (0.83%) Amazon EKS
17 32 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
18 22 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
18 22 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 21 (0.51%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1,015 (24.70%) Firewall
2 769 (18.71%) DNS
3 597 (14.53%) DHCP
4 566 (13.77%) SAN
5 451 (10.97%) LAN
6 450 (10.95%) WAN
7 405 (9.85%) TCP/IP
8 380 (9.25%) VPN
9 261 (6.35%) VLAN
10 157 (3.82%) VoIP
11 148 (3.60%) Network Security
12 132 (3.21%) Remote Desktop
13 127 (3.09%) NAS
13 127 (3.09%) Wireless
14 125 (3.04%) Internet
15 108 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
16 106 (2.58%) OSPF
17 99 (2.41%) MPLS
18 97 (2.36%) IPv4
19 80 (1.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (12.48%) SQL Server
2 234 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
3 169 (4.11%) Redis
4 166 (4.04%) HBase
5 164 (3.99%) MariaDB
5 164 (3.99%) Relational Database
6 163 (3.97%) NoSQL
7 133 (3.24%) Big Data
8 92 (2.24%) MySQL
9 45 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
10 35 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 34 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (0.80%) MongoDB
13 30 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (0.71%) Oracle Database
14 29 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
15 26 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
16 25 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
17 21 (0.51%) RDBMS
18 19 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 363 (8.83%) Git (software)
2 253 (6.16%) Jenkins
3 187 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 182 (4.43%) Cypress.io
5 180 (4.38%) Protractor
6 176 (4.28%) Cucumber
6 176 (4.28%) JUnit
7 173 (4.21%) Storybook
8 170 (4.14%) Gradle
9 166 (4.04%) Eclipse
9 166 (4.04%) IntelliJ
10 163 (3.97%) Mockito
11 156 (3.80%) JIRA
12 135 (3.28%) Artifactory
13 78 (1.90%) SonarQube
14 77 (1.87%) Subversion
15 51 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
16 33 (0.80%) GitLab
17 25 (0.61%) Visual Studio
18 23 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 817 (19.88%) Social Skills
2 617 (15.01%) Finance
3 266 (6.47%) Law
4 242 (5.89%) Banking
5 216 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 188 (4.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 177 (4.31%) Telecoms
8 137 (3.33%) Public Sector
9 109 (2.65%) Manufacturing
10 86 (2.09%) Legal
11 75 (1.82%) Presentation Skills
12 68 (1.65%) Organisational Skills
13 60 (1.46%) Documentation Skills
14 49 (1.19%) Retail
15 47 (1.14%) Marketing
16 34 (0.83%) Aerospace
16 34 (0.83%) Automotive
17 29 (0.71%) Back Office
18 27 (0.66%) Local Government
18 27 (0.66%) Military
Job Titles
1 946 (23.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 444 (10.80%) Support Engineer
3 354 (8.61%) IT Engineer
4 336 (8.18%) Analyst
5 331 (8.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 325 (7.91%) Architect
7 242 (5.89%) IT Support
8 230 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
9 208 (5.06%) Azure Engineer
10 204 (4.96%) Consultant
11 201 (4.89%) VMware Engineer
12 176 (4.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 161 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
14 155 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 155 (3.77%) Software Engineer
15 152 (3.70%) Administrator
16 148 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support
17 146 (3.55%) Support Analyst
18 140 (3.41%) Windows Engineer
19 137 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (5.64%) Web Services
2 219 (5.33%) CSS
3 217 (5.28%) Node.js
4 211 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 207 (5.04%) JSON
6 202 (4.91%) Kafka
7 201 (4.89%) React
8 197 (4.79%) Spring
9 180 (4.38%) RESTful
10 174 (4.23%) Redux
10 174 (4.23%) Tailwind CSS
10 174 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 173 (4.21%) Express
12 169 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
13 166 (4.04%) Spark Streaming
14 161 (3.92%) WireMock
15 150 (3.65%) Play Framework
16 141 (3.43%) LAMP
17 134 (3.26%) LAPP Stack
18 82 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 572 (13.92%) Data Centre
2 309 (7.52%) Public Cloud
3 194 (4.72%) Linux Command Line
4 180 (4.38%) Clustering
5 170 (4.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 156 (3.80%) Management Information System
7 150 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
8 122 (2.97%) Replication
9 120 (2.92%) Private Cloud
10 113 (2.75%) User Experience
11 96 (2.34%) Driving Licence
12 79 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
13 74 (1.80%) PKI
14 56 (1.36%) Cloud Native
15 45 (1.09%) Client/Server
16 40 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
17 36 (0.88%) Legacy Systems
18 30 (0.73%) Hedge funds
19 27 (0.66%) Fat Client
19 27 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2,515 (61.19%) Windows
2 1,657 (40.32%) Windows Server
3 1,203 (29.27%) Linux
4 508 (12.36%) Windows 10
5 486 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 427 (10.39%) Windows Server 2016
7 357 (8.69%) Unix
7 357 (8.69%) Windows Server 2019
8 297 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 169 (4.11%) CentOS
10 145 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 133 (3.24%) Windows 7
12 107 (2.60%) Ubuntu
13 101 (2.46%) Android
14 78 (1.90%) Apple iOS
15 56 (1.36%) Windows 8
16 51 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 36 (0.88%) Mac OS
18 25 (0.61%) Debian
19 22 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,151 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 796 (19.37%) ITIL
3 725 (17.64%) DevOps
4 556 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
5 394 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
6 386 (9.39%) Migration
7 296 (7.20%) Computer Science
8 289 (7.03%) Scrum
9 286 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 259 (6.30%) Software Engineering
11 252 (6.13%) Configuration Management
12 240 (5.84%) Software Testing
13 238 (5.79%) Project Delivery
14 236 (5.74%) Microservices
14 236 (5.74%) Service Management
15 235 (5.72%) Infrastructure as Code
16 234 (5.69%) High Availability
17 227 (5.52%) Project Management
18 213 (5.18%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 213 (5.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 967 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 577 (14.04%) SQL
3 467 (11.36%) Python
4 304 (7.40%) Java
5 271 (6.59%) Bash Shell
6 204 (4.96%) Shell Script
7 170 (4.14%) Groovy
8 108 (2.63%) C#
9 95 (2.31%) JavaScript
10 81 (1.97%) C++
11 73 (1.78%) C
12 46 (1.12%) Perl
13 41 (1.00%) VBScript
14 31 (0.75%) VB
15 26 (0.63%) T-SQL
16 20 (0.49%) Go
16 20 (0.49%) Ruby
17 11 (0.27%) Ada
18 9 (0.22%) PHP
19 8 (0.19%) Ingres ABF
Qualifications
1 462 (11.24%) Degree
2 390 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 327 (7.96%) Security Cleared
4 275 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
5 217 (5.28%) MCSE
6 216 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 211 (5.13%) CCNA
8 166 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 161 (3.92%) OCP
9 161 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
10 143 (3.48%) MCSA
11 103 (2.51%) CCNP
12 85 (2.07%) DV Cleared
13 71 (1.73%) MCP
14 70 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
15 55 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
16 53 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
17 50 (1.22%) MCITP
18 42 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 38 (0.92%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (5.79%) SLA
2 124 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (1.29%) GDPR
4 43 (1.05%) QA
5 42 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
6 22 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 22 (0.54%) PMO
7 16 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 16 (0.39%) NIST
8 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.12%) NCSC
10 4 (0.097%) GRC
11 3 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.049%) Def Stans
12 2 (0.049%) OpenSCAP
12 2 (0.049%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.024%) Accessibility
13 1 (0.024%) IEC 62304
13 1 (0.024%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2,550 (62.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1,966 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 1,036 (25.21%) Hyper-V
4 464 (11.29%) vSphere
5 424 (10.32%) VMware ESXi
6 327 (7.96%) Docker
7 220 (5.35%) XenApp
8 184 (4.48%) XenDesktop
9 166 (4.04%) HDFS
10 138 (3.36%) VMware NSX
11 126 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
12 102 (2.48%) Virtual Desktop
12 102 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
13 52 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 50 (1.22%) KVM
15 44 (1.07%) NFS
16 34 (0.83%) VMware Server
17 32 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
18 28 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
19 27 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 600 (14.60%) Ansible
2 429 (10.44%) SCCM
3 308 (7.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 272 (6.62%) Puppet
5 257 (6.25%) Kubernetes
6 246 (5.99%) Terraform
7 156 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
8 140 (3.41%) vCenter Server
9 101 (2.46%) SCOM
10 98 (2.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 91 (2.21%) WSUS
12 84 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
13 59 (1.44%) vRealize
14 49 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
15 46 (1.12%) Backup Exec
16 43 (1.05%) NetBackup
17 42 (1.02%) FortiGate
18 38 (0.92%) Grafana
19 34 (0.83%) Salt
20 33 (0.80%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2,139 (52.04%) Microsoft
2 855 (20.80%) Citrix
3 845 (20.56%) Cisco
4 403 (9.81%) Veeam
5 265 (6.45%) HP
6 264 (6.42%) NetApp
7 252 (6.13%) Dell
8 246 (5.99%) Red Hat
9 191 (4.65%) Okta
10 168 (4.09%) Meraki
11 162 (3.94%) Oracle
12 157 (3.82%) EMC
13 143 (3.48%) Google
14 134 (3.26%) SolarWinds
15 112 (2.73%) Sophos
16 108 (2.63%) IBM
17 101 (2.46%) F5
18 86 (2.09%) Juniper
18 86 (2.09%) SAP
19 72 (1.75%) CommVault