Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 42 47
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 2,451 6,982 7,936
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.55% 5.39% 5.14%
As % of the Vendors category 13.83% 12.57% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,168 6,061 6,831
Median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -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 17,716 55,554 66,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.13% 42.88% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14,012 42,563 51,932
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 +10 865 £60,000 +14.29% 93
South East 0 539 £47,500 +11.76% 138
North of England -6 407 £41,000 +9.33% 116
South West +9 253 £38,500 -9.41% 65
North West +16 251 £45,000 +12.50% 76
Midlands -6 246 £42,500 +6.25% 83
West Midlands -7 178 £42,500 +3.09% 49
East of England -5 127 £44,500 +15.58% 31
Yorkshire -21 109 £39,000 +11.43% 30
East Midlands -6 68 £38,750 +3.33% 34
North East +27 47 £37,500 +2.74% 10
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 1,635 (66.71%) Windows
2 1,485 (60.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1,178 (48.06%) Microsoft
4 1,167 (47.61%) Active Directory
5 1,055 (43.04%) Windows Server
6 1,052 (42.92%) Azure
7 808 (32.97%) Office 365
8 686 (27.99%) Cisco
9 647 (26.40%) Linux
10 644 (26.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 590 (24.07%) Hyper-V
12 548 (22.36%) ITIL
13 543 (22.15%) PowerShell
14 538 (21.95%) Firewall
15 537 (21.91%) Citrix
16 515 (21.01%) AWS
17 484 (19.75%) DNS
18 413 (16.85%) WAN
19 388 (15.83%) DHCP
20 383 (15.63%) LAN
21 355 (14.48%) Data Centre
22 347 (14.16%) SCCM
23 337 (13.75%) SAN
24 333 (13.59%) SQL
25 332 (13.55%) Windows Server 2012
26 329 (13.42%) vSphere
27 319 (13.02%) SQL Server
28 312 (12.73%) Windows Server 2016
29 293 (11.95%) TCP/IP
30 288 (11.75%) Security Cleared

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
1 261 (10.65%) MS Exchange
2 158 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 93 (3.79%) IIS
4 71 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 69 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 55 (2.24%) Confluence
7 53 (2.16%) Skype for Business
8 31 (1.26%) Apache
9 29 (1.18%) Tomcat
10 28 (1.14%) OpenStack
11 21 (0.86%) CMS
12 15 (0.61%) nginx
12 15 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.16%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 158 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.041%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.20%) Carpe Diem
2 5 (0.20%) Maximo
2 5 (0.20%) TRIRIGA
3 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.082%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.082%) Workfront
5 1 (0.041%) BASE24
5 1 (0.041%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.041%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.041%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.041%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.041%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,052 (42.92%) Azure
2 808 (32.97%) Office 365
3 515 (21.01%) AWS
4 164 (6.69%) IaaS
5 114 (4.65%) PaaS
6 107 (4.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 94 (3.84%) SaaS
8 59 (2.41%) GCP
9 54 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
10 44 (1.80%) Mimecast
11 40 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
11 40 (1.63%) OneDrive
12 34 (1.39%) Amazon S3
13 25 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 21 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
14 21 (0.86%) OpenShift
14 21 (0.86%) Route 53
15 20 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
16 13 (0.53%) BPaaS
17 12 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 538 (21.95%) Firewall
2 484 (19.75%) DNS
3 413 (16.85%) WAN
4 388 (15.83%) DHCP
5 383 (15.63%) LAN
6 337 (13.75%) SAN
7 293 (11.95%) TCP/IP
8 212 (8.65%) VPN
9 178 (7.26%) VoIP
10 124 (5.06%) Network Security
11 116 (4.73%) VLAN
12 92 (3.75%) Wireless
13 77 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
14 75 (3.06%) NetScaler
15 74 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
15 74 (3.02%) Internet
16 73 (2.98%) Skype
17 69 (2.82%) Fibre Channel
18 68 (2.77%) iSCSI
19 64 (2.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 62 (2.53%) MySQL
3 50 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
5 30 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 29 (1.18%) Big Data
7 24 (0.98%) Hadoop
8 22 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 19 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 17 (0.69%) Relational Database
13 12 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (0.41%) CouchDB
14 10 (0.41%) NoSQL
15 9 (0.37%) Power BI
16 8 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (0.33%) RDBMS
17 7 (0.29%) MariaDB
17 7 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 130 (5.30%) Jenkins
2 124 (5.06%) Git (software)
3 62 (2.53%) JIRA
4 32 (1.31%) Bitbucket
5 27 (1.10%) Maven
6 25 (1.02%) SonarQube
7 24 (0.98%) TeamCity
8 23 (0.94%) Vagrant
9 21 (0.86%) DbUnit
9 21 (0.86%) jMock
9 21 (0.86%) JUnit
9 21 (0.86%) Mockito
10 19 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
11 18 (0.73%) Artifactory
12 14 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (0.57%) Subversion
12 14 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
13 12 (0.49%) GitLab
14 10 (0.41%) Gerrit
General
1 278 (11.34%) Finance
2 83 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 76 (3.10%) Banking
4 71 (2.90%) Public Sector
5 44 (1.80%) Law
6 36 (1.47%) Retail
7 31 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 30 (1.22%) Legal
9 29 (1.18%) Marketing
10 25 (1.02%) Military
11 18 (0.73%) Advertising
12 13 (0.53%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.49%) Electronics
14 8 (0.33%) Local Government
14 8 (0.33%) Police
15 7 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.29%) Digital Economy
15 7 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.24%) Back Office
16 6 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 508 (20.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 272 (11.10%) Support Engineer
3 202 (8.24%) Network Engineer
4 192 (7.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 164 (6.69%) Analyst
6 155 (6.32%) IT Engineer
7 149 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support
8 147 (6.00%) VMware Engineer
9 139 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
10 135 (5.51%) Consultant
11 125 (5.10%) Administrator
12 121 (4.94%) IT Support
13 120 (4.90%) Windows Engineer
14 116 (4.73%) Architect
15 115 (4.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 113 (4.61%) Server Engineer
17 96 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
18 94 (3.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 76 (3.10%) 2nd Line Support
20 74 (3.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (2.98%) LDAP
2 65 (2.65%) .NET
3 61 (2.49%) Web Services
4 50 (2.04%) REST
5 47 (1.92%) HTML
6 37 (1.51%) XML
7 36 (1.47%) Node.js
7 36 (1.47%) React
8 34 (1.39%) CSS
8 34 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
9 33 (1.35%) YAML
10 32 (1.31%) HTML5
11 31 (1.26%) XMPP
12 29 (1.18%) AngularJS
13 28 (1.14%) .NET Core
14 27 (1.10%) CSS3
14 27 (1.10%) RESTful
15 26 (1.06%) JSON
16 24 (0.98%) .NET Framework
17 23 (0.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 355 (14.48%) Data Centre
2 147 (6.00%) Public Cloud
3 118 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
5 81 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 77 (3.14%) Private Cloud
7 71 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
8 61 (2.49%) Clustering
9 56 (2.28%) Replication
10 45 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
11 42 (1.71%) Driving Licence
12 35 (1.43%) Fat Client
12 35 (1.43%) PKI
12 35 (1.43%) Thin Client
13 27 (1.10%) Client/Server
14 26 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
14 26 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
16 23 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
17 20 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1,635 (66.71%) Windows
2 1,055 (43.04%) Windows Server
3 647 (26.40%) Linux
4 332 (13.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 312 (12.73%) Windows Server 2016
6 266 (10.85%) Windows 10
7 235 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 127 (5.18%) Windows 7
9 126 (5.14%) Unix
10 123 (5.02%) Windows Server 2019
11 111 (4.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 94 (3.84%) CentOS
13 50 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 47 (1.92%) Windows 8
15 43 (1.75%) Solaris
16 37 (1.51%) Ubuntu
17 28 (1.14%) Android
18 25 (1.02%) Debian
19 17 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
20 15 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 644 (26.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 548 (22.36%) ITIL
3 260 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
4 236 (9.63%) DevOps
5 201 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
6 196 (8.00%) Migration
7 169 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 132 (5.39%) Mentoring
9 127 (5.18%) Service Management
10 126 (5.14%) Project Delivery
10 126 (5.14%) Project Management
11 111 (4.53%) Change Management
12 109 (4.45%) Configuration Management
13 106 (4.32%) Cybersecurity
13 106 (4.32%) ITSM
14 105 (4.28%) High Availability
14 105 (4.28%) Problem Management
15 95 (3.88%) Information Security
16 89 (3.63%) Incident Management
17 86 (3.51%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 543 (22.15%) PowerShell
2 333 (13.59%) SQL
3 247 (10.08%) Python
4 188 (7.67%) Bash Shell
5 78 (3.18%) Shell Script
6 74 (3.02%) Java
7 63 (2.57%) JavaScript
8 59 (2.41%) C++
9 53 (2.16%) Perl
10 52 (2.12%) C#
11 51 (2.08%) C
12 37 (1.51%) Ruby
13 36 (1.47%) VBScript
14 31 (1.26%) PHP
15 20 (0.82%) VB
16 19 (0.78%) Groovy
16 19 (0.78%) T-SQL
17 18 (0.73%) Go
18 15 (0.61%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 288 (11.75%) Security Cleared
2 267 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 246 (10.04%) Cisco Certification
4 198 (8.08%) SC Cleared
5 175 (7.14%) CCNA
5 175 (7.14%) MCSE
6 171 (6.98%) Degree
7 155 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 132 (5.39%) MCSA
9 97 (3.96%) DV Cleared
10 91 (3.71%) CCNP
11 71 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
12 43 (1.75%) CISSP
13 42 (1.71%) MCP
14 36 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
15 32 (1.31%) CISM
15 32 (1.31%) Server+ Certification
16 30 (1.22%) MCITP
17 28 (1.14%) CCDP
17 28 (1.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (10.04%) SLA
2 65 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (2.41%) GDPR
4 28 (1.14%) NIST
5 26 (1.06%) QA
6 18 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.61%) COBIT
8 10 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 10 (0.41%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.29%) BS25999
10 5 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.20%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.20%) PMO
11 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.12%) AICPA
13 2 (0.082%) HL7
14 1 (0.041%) DICOM
14 1 (0.041%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1,485 (60.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1,167 (47.61%) Active Directory
3 590 (24.07%) Hyper-V
4 329 (13.42%) vSphere
5 240 (9.79%) VMware ESXi
6 159 (6.49%) Docker
7 144 (5.88%) XenApp
8 84 (3.43%) XenDesktop
9 76 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
10 73 (2.98%) VMware NSX
11 71 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
12 66 (2.69%) VMware Server
13 47 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
14 42 (1.71%) vCloud
15 36 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 33 (1.35%) KVM
17 28 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
18 26 (1.06%) Xen
19 23 (0.94%) Citrix Hypervisor
20 22 (0.90%) NFS
Systems Management
1 347 (14.16%) SCCM
2 237 (9.67%) Ansible
3 162 (6.61%) Puppet
4 152 (6.20%) Terraform
5 128 (5.22%) SCOM
6 120 (4.90%) Kubernetes
7 109 (4.45%) Microsoft Intune
8 97 (3.96%) vCenter Server
9 93 (3.79%) WSUS
10 72 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
11 49 (2.00%) Backup Exec
12 47 (1.92%) vRealize
13 40 (1.63%) Nagios
14 39 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
15 35 (1.43%) SCVMM
16 29 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
16 29 (1.18%) NetBackup
17 26 (1.06%) PowerCLI
17 26 (1.06%) ZABBIX
18 22 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,178 (48.06%) Microsoft
2 686 (27.99%) Cisco
3 537 (21.91%) Citrix
4 235 (9.59%) HP
5 175 (7.14%) Dell
6 172 (7.02%) Veeam
7 158 (6.45%) EMC
8 157 (6.41%) Red Hat
9 149 (6.08%) NetApp
10 107 (4.37%) Juniper
11 100 (4.08%) Oracle
12 93 (3.79%) SolarWinds
13 79 (3.22%) IBM
14 72 (2.94%) Meraki
15 65 (2.65%) Sophos
16 57 (2.33%) Palo Alto
17 53 (2.16%) Google
18 52 (2.12%) Symantec
19 51 (2.08%) CheckPoint
20 48 (1.96%) Splunk