Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 33 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 9150 11036 13259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.42% 6.15% 6.43%
As % of the Vendors category 12.22% 14.07% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7841 9443 11400
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 74905 78411 94360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.35% 43.70% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58427 63938 77604
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -6 3594 £51,000 +2.00% 175
South East -14 1918 £40,000 -5.88% 84
North of England -9 1474 £37,500 +4.17% 80
Midlands -11 821 £36,500 -1.35% 72
East of England +2 733 £45,000 +5.88% 42
Yorkshire 0 714 £37,500 - 29
North West -12 680 £35,000 -2.78% 45
South West -22 618 £40,000 +14.29% 31
West Midlands -9 571 £36,875 +2.43% 40
East Midlands -16 240 £35,000 -7.89% 32
North East 0 81 £34,000 -2.86% 6
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VMware.

1 6414 (70.10%) Windows
2 5494 (60.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4645 (50.77%) Active Directory
4 4463 (48.78%) Microsoft
5 3991 (43.62%) Windows Server
6 2759 (30.15%) Cisco
7 2513 (27.46%) Linux
8 2453 (26.81%) Citrix
9 2340 (25.57%) Firewall
10 2336 (25.53%) MS Exchange
11 2250 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 2239 (24.47%) Hyper-V
13 2177 (23.79%) Office 365
14 2152 (23.52%) ITIL
15 2041 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 1977 (21.61%) SAN
17 1946 (21.27%) Microsoft Azure
18 1651 (18.04%) DNS
19 1480 (16.17%) SQL
20 1473 (16.10%) Finance
21 1452 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
22 1441 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
23 1436 (15.69%) SQL Server
24 1419 (15.51%) WAN
25 1399 (15.29%) PowerShell
26 1333 (14.57%) Data Centre
27 1294 (14.14%) LAN
28 1232 (13.46%) TCP/IP
29 1215 (13.28%) DHCP
30 1183 (12.93%) SCCM

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 2336 (25.53%) MS Exchange
2 1131 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 679 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 617 (6.74%) SharePoint
5 588 (6.43%) IIS
6 507 (5.54%) Skype for Business
7 320 (3.50%) Apache
8 282 (3.08%) OpenStack
9 250 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
10 210 (2.30%) Tomcat
11 143 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
12 92 (1.01%) nginx
13 86 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
14 80 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 71 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
16 67 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
17 57 (0.62%) JBoss
18 51 (0.56%) Confluence
19 46 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
20 39 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 890 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
2 77 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.077%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.055%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.044%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.044%) RoboHelp
8 4 (0.044%) Snagit
9 2 (0.022%) CATIA
9 2 (0.022%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.022%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.011%) InDesign
10 1 (0.011%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 69 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 17 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 14 (0.15%) Eikon
5 13 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
5 13 (0.14%) Teamcenter
6 12 (0.13%) NetSuite
7 11 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.066%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 6 (0.066%) Workday HCM
10 4 (0.044%) MetaTrader
10 4 (0.044%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.044%) thinkFolio
11 3 (0.033%) Epicor Tropos
11 3 (0.033%) Magento
11 3 (0.033%) SAP Business One
11 3 (0.033%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (0.033%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2177 (23.79%) Office 365
2 1946 (21.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1441 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
4 461 (5.04%) IaaS
5 271 (2.96%) PaaS
6 219 (2.39%) SaaS
7 138 (1.51%) Mimecast
8 109 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 104 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
10 100 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
11 54 (0.59%) G Suite
12 53 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
13 50 (0.55%) GitHub
14 33 (0.36%) OneDrive
15 32 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
16 30 (0.33%) IBM Cloud
17 24 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 22 (0.24%) Amazon S3
19 16 (0.17%) Bluemix
19 16 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2340 (25.57%) Firewall
2 1977 (21.61%) SAN
3 1651 (18.04%) DNS
4 1419 (15.51%) WAN
5 1294 (14.14%) LAN
6 1232 (13.46%) TCP/IP
7 1215 (13.28%) DHCP
8 988 (10.80%) VPN
9 576 (6.30%) VLAN
10 557 (6.09%) VoIP
11 432 (4.72%) NAS
12 409 (4.47%) Wireless
13 389 (4.25%) Skype
14 334 (3.65%) Cisco ASA
15 332 (3.63%) MPLS
16 330 (3.61%) Internet
17 268 (2.93%) SSL
18 254 (2.78%) Network Security
19 237 (2.59%) iSCSI
20 221 (2.42%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1436 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 450 (4.92%) MySQL
3 242 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 152 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 148 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 135 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 114 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 89 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 87 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 82 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 79 (0.86%) Oracle Database
12 78 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
13 73 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
14 71 (0.78%) Relational Database
15 59 (0.64%) Big Data
16 54 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
17 52 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
18 45 (0.49%) Hadoop
18 45 (0.49%) MariaDB
19 44 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 314 (3.43%) Jenkins
2 196 (2.14%) Git (software)
3 105 (1.15%) JIRA
4 81 (0.89%) TeamCity
5 80 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 76 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 67 (0.73%) Visual Studio
8 63 (0.69%) MSI
9 60 (0.66%) Subversion
10 54 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 53 (0.58%) Vagrant
12 38 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 36 (0.39%) InstallShield
14 29 (0.32%) Maven
15 25 (0.27%) Bitbucket
16 22 (0.24%) Ant
17 19 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
17 19 (0.21%) Travis CI
18 17 (0.19%) JUnit
18 17 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 1473 (16.10%) Finance
2 402 (4.39%) Banking
3 355 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 233 (2.55%) Retail
5 220 (2.40%) Legal
6 211 (2.31%) Law
7 187 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 175 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 152 (1.66%) Retail Banking
10 139 (1.52%) Marketing
11 133 (1.45%) Games
12 123 (1.34%) Advertising
13 111 (1.21%) Back Office
14 81 (0.89%) Military
15 59 (0.64%) Publishing
16 56 (0.61%) Electronics
17 47 (0.51%) Financial Institution
18 37 (0.40%) Billing
19 27 (0.30%) Local Government
20 22 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1672 (18.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1166 (12.74%) Analyst
3 1140 (12.46%) Support Engineer
4 733 (8.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 716 (7.83%) IT Support
6 650 (7.10%) Support Analyst
7 648 (7.08%) Administrator
8 646 (7.06%) IT Engineer
9 577 (6.31%) Systems Engineer
10 569 (6.22%) VMware Engineer
11 511 (5.58%) Systems Administrator
12 510 (5.57%) Architect
13 496 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support
14 448 (4.90%) Consultant
15 447 (4.89%) Network Engineer
16 445 (4.86%) Windows Engineer
17 410 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
18 377 (4.12%) Infrastructure Support
18 377 (4.12%) Linux Engineer
19 342 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (2.85%) Web Services
2 197 (2.15%) .NET
3 111 (1.21%) HTML
3 111 (1.21%) LAMP
4 107 (1.17%) Middleware
5 79 (0.86%) XML
6 70 (0.77%) Node.js
7 48 (0.52%) Elastic Stack
7 48 (0.52%) HTML5
8 46 (0.50%) JSON
9 45 (0.49%) CSS
10 43 (0.47%) 802.1X
11 42 (0.46%) Java EE
12 40 (0.44%) LEMP Stack
12 40 (0.44%) Software Packaging
13 39 (0.43%) XMPP
14 38 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
14 38 (0.42%) REST
15 37 (0.40%) AngularJS
16 35 (0.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1333 (14.57%) Data Centre
2 420 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 410 (4.48%) Clustering
4 383 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 305 (3.33%) Replication
6 273 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 251 (2.74%) Public Cloud
8 250 (2.73%) Driving Licence
9 241 (2.63%) Blackberry
10 204 (2.23%) User Experience
11 184 (2.01%) Private Cloud
12 174 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
13 153 (1.67%) Hedge funds
14 102 (1.11%) Fat Client
14 102 (1.11%) Thin Client
15 93 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
16 90 (0.98%) Fintech
17 78 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
18 76 (0.83%) iPad
19 73 (0.80%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 6414 (70.10%) Windows
2 3991 (43.62%) Windows Server
3 2513 (27.46%) Linux
4 2250 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 2041 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 1156 (12.63%) Windows 7
7 900 (9.84%) Windows 10
8 627 (6.85%) Unix
9 593 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 569 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 432 (4.72%) Windows 8
12 404 (4.42%) CentOS
13 238 (2.60%) Mac OS X
13 238 (2.60%) Ubuntu
14 214 (2.34%) Android
15 181 (1.98%) Windows XP
16 175 (1.91%) Apple iOS
17 133 (1.45%) Solaris
18 117 (1.28%) Debian
19 86 (0.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2152 (23.52%) ITIL
2 929 (10.15%) DevOps
3 676 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 604 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
5 506 (5.53%) Migration
6 492 (5.38%) Service Delivery
7 482 (5.27%) Presales
8 476 (5.20%) Project Management
9 461 (5.04%) Service Management
10 456 (4.98%) Configuration Management
11 402 (4.39%) Problem Management
12 366 (4.00%) High Availability
13 360 (3.93%) Change Management
14 332 (3.63%) Mentoring
15 299 (3.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 277 (3.03%) Asset Management
17 267 (2.92%) Time Management
18 266 (2.91%) Load Balancing
19 248 (2.71%) Incident Management
20 245 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1480 (16.17%) SQL
2 1399 (15.29%) PowerShell
3 658 (7.19%) Python
4 518 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 411 (4.49%) Java
6 370 (4.04%) Perl
7 274 (2.99%) Ruby
8 197 (2.15%) Shell Script
9 190 (2.08%) C
10 178 (1.95%) C#
10 178 (1.95%) PHP
11 158 (1.73%) JavaScript
12 152 (1.66%) VBScript
13 94 (1.03%) C++
14 81 (0.89%) T-SQL
15 63 (0.69%) VB
16 55 (0.60%) Go
17 40 (0.44%) Korn
18 27 (0.30%) Groovy
19 22 (0.24%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1452 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 1090 (11.91%) Cisco Certification
3 1056 (11.54%) MCSE
4 845 (9.23%) CCNA
5 810 (8.85%) Degree
6 582 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 512 (5.60%) Security Cleared
8 509 (5.56%) MCSA
9 442 (4.83%) CCNP
10 374 (4.09%) MCP
11 342 (3.74%) SC Cleared
12 326 (3.56%) Citrix Certification
13 247 (2.70%) CCA
14 236 (2.58%) MCITP
15 201 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
16 195 (2.13%) DV Cleared
17 154 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
18 113 (1.23%) CCIE
19 99 (1.08%) RHCE
20 85 (0.93%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 636 (6.95%) SLA
2 234 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 163 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 138 (1.51%) QA
5 38 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 28 (0.31%) GDPR
7 26 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 25 (0.27%) PMO
9 21 (0.23%) COBIT
10 17 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
11 15 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 11 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 10 (0.11%) BS25999
15 9 (0.098%) GCP
15 9 (0.098%) GPG13
16 8 (0.087%) ISO 22301
17 5 (0.055%) Data Quality
17 5 (0.055%) HIPAA
17 5 (0.055%) SEPA
System Software
1 5494 (60.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4645 (50.77%) Active Directory
3 2239 (24.47%) Hyper-V
4 1070 (11.69%) vSphere
5 959 (10.48%) VMware ESXi
6 814 (8.90%) XenApp
7 505 (5.52%) XenDesktop
8 413 (4.51%) Docker
9 249 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
10 214 (2.34%) Virtual Servers
11 193 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 162 (1.77%) Terminal Services
13 159 (1.74%) KVM
14 146 (1.60%) XenServer
15 142 (1.55%) Xen
16 134 (1.46%) VMware NSX
17 125 (1.37%) NFS
18 118 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
19 80 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 80 (0.87%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1183 (12.93%) SCCM
2 655 (7.16%) Puppet
3 484 (5.29%) Ansible
4 455 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
5 413 (4.51%) SCOM
6 356 (3.89%) vCenter Server
7 281 (3.07%) WSUS
8 274 (2.99%) Nagios
9 266 (2.91%) Backup Exec
10 188 (2.05%) Kubernetes
11 166 (1.81%) AirWatch
12 118 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
13 116 (1.27%) Terraform
14 105 (1.15%) NetBackup
15 92 (1.01%) ZABBIX
16 83 (0.91%) SCOrch
17 75 (0.82%) vRealize
18 72 (0.79%) Salt
19 65 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
20 58 (0.63%) Packer
Vendors
1 4463 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 2759 (30.15%) Cisco
3 2453 (26.81%) Citrix
4 1107 (12.10%) HP
5 834 (9.11%) NetApp
6 768 (8.39%) Red Hat
7 557 (6.09%) Dell
8 543 (5.93%) Veeam
9 496 (5.42%) Oracle
10 453 (4.95%) EMC
11 390 (4.26%) Juniper
12 318 (3.48%) Symantec
13 296 (3.23%) F5
14 290 (3.17%) IBM
15 276 (3.02%) CheckPoint
16 265 (2.90%) Apple
17 260 (2.84%) Google
18 235 (2.57%) SolarWinds
19 220 (2.40%) McAfee
20 206 (2.25%) AppSense