Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 46 49
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware 6,563 7,802 9,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.25% 5.15% 5.40%
As % of the Vendors category 12.37% 12.08% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,502 6,485 7,811
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 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,500 £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 53,043 64,597 74,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.47% 42.61% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40,919 50,504 58,403
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 2,164 £52,500 - 339
South East +10 1,454 £40,000 -5.88% 273
North of England -3 980 £40,000 - 323
Midlands +1 796 £38,000 -5.00% 152
South West +14 643 £40,000 -5.88% 133
West Midlands -2 530 £39,000 -2.50% 94
North West -16 530 £40,000 - 178
East of England +1 482 £40,000 -11.11% 108
Yorkshire +5 408 £39,500 -3.66% 113
East Midlands +15 264 £37,500 -2.60% 58
North East -4 42 £37,000 -0.67% 32
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 4,628 (70.52%) Windows
2 3,989 (60.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3,433 (52.31%) Active Directory
4 3,215 (48.99%) Microsoft
5 2,903 (44.23%) Windows Server
6 2,595 (39.54%) Office 365
7 2,428 (37.00%) Azure
8 1,899 (28.93%) Hyper-V
9 1,829 (27.87%) Cisco
10 1,707 (26.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 1,691 (25.77%) Citrix
12 1,599 (24.36%) Linux
13 1,593 (24.27%) Firewall
14 1,492 (22.73%) AWS
15 1,395 (21.26%) ITIL
16 1,367 (20.83%) DNS
17 1,154 (17.58%) Windows Server 2012
18 1,152 (17.55%) DHCP
19 1,148 (17.49%) MS Exchange
20 1,128 (17.19%) PowerShell
21 1,082 (16.49%) Data Centre
22 1,058 (16.12%) Windows 10
23 932 (14.20%) SAN
24 916 (13.96%) SQL
25 898 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
26 894 (13.62%) WAN
27 861 (13.12%) TCP/IP
28 854 (13.01%) SCCM
29 849 (12.94%) LAN
30 841 (12.81%) Finance

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 1,148 (17.49%) MS Exchange
2 551 (8.40%) SharePoint
3 397 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 336 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 269 (4.10%) IIS
6 244 (3.72%) Skype for Business
7 81 (1.23%) Apache
8 80 (1.22%) OpenStack
9 69 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 65 (0.99%) Tomcat
11 61 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
12 60 (0.91%) Confluence
13 32 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
14 31 (0.47%) WebSphere
15 30 (0.46%) JBoss
16 29 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
16 29 (0.44%) nginx
17 21 (0.32%) IBM Notes
18 19 (0.29%) SAS
19 16 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 563 (8.58%) Microsoft Office
2 55 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
5 25 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.030%) Abaqus
8 2 (0.030%) FileZilla
8 2 (0.030%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.015%) Autodesk Inventor
9 1 (0.015%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.015%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.015%) InDesign
9 1 (0.015%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.015%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 23 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.091%) Elite 3E
4 5 (0.076%) CA PPM
4 5 (0.076%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.076%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.061%) Cisco SocialMiner
5 4 (0.061%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.061%) Workfront
6 3 (0.046%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.030%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.030%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.030%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.030%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.015%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.015%) Line 50
8 1 (0.015%) Line 500
8 1 (0.015%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.015%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.015%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2,595 (39.54%) Office 365
2 2,428 (37.00%) Azure
3 1,492 (22.73%) AWS
4 311 (4.74%) IaaS
5 288 (4.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 204 (3.11%) SaaS
7 198 (3.02%) GCP
8 185 (2.82%) PaaS
9 130 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
10 98 (1.49%) OneDrive
11 91 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
12 84 (1.28%) Mimecast
13 54 (0.82%) Amazon S3
14 50 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
15 43 (0.66%) GitHub
16 38 (0.58%) Power Platform
17 33 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 32 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 25 (0.38%) Azure Stack
19 25 (0.38%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1,593 (24.27%) Firewall
2 1,367 (20.83%) DNS
3 1,152 (17.55%) DHCP
4 932 (14.20%) SAN
5 894 (13.62%) WAN
6 861 (13.12%) TCP/IP
7 849 (12.94%) LAN
8 532 (8.11%) VPN
9 443 (6.75%) VoIP
10 388 (5.91%) VLAN
11 374 (5.70%) Wireless
12 301 (4.59%) Network Security
13 250 (3.81%) NAS
14 246 (3.75%) Skype
15 205 (3.12%) Internet
16 194 (2.96%) iSCSI
17 184 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
18 174 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
19 148 (2.26%) MPLS
20 143 (2.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 793 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 94 (1.43%) MySQL
3 87 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
3 87 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 79 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 73 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
6 61 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
6 61 (0.93%) Big Data
7 56 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 53 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
9 48 (0.73%) DB2
10 46 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
10 46 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 45 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 38 (0.58%) Oracle Database
13 38 (0.58%) RDBMS
14 32 (0.49%) Power BI
15 28 (0.43%) NoSQL
16 27 (0.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 170 (2.59%) Jenkins
2 160 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 108 (1.65%) JIRA
4 66 (1.01%) MSI
4 66 (1.01%) Visual Studio
5 43 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
6 38 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 32 (0.49%) Maven
7 32 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 29 (0.44%) Bitbucket
10 26 (0.40%) TeamCity
11 25 (0.38%) Selenium
11 25 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
12 22 (0.34%) GitLab
13 18 (0.27%) Artifactory
14 17 (0.26%) JUnit
15 16 (0.24%) Cucumber
16 15 (0.23%) Vagrant
17 14 (0.21%) TestRail
General
1 841 (12.81%) Finance
2 285 (4.34%) Telecoms
3 255 (3.89%) Public Sector
4 220 (3.35%) Retail
5 198 (3.02%) Manufacturing
6 154 (2.35%) Banking
7 138 (2.10%) Marketing
8 133 (2.03%) Law
9 93 (1.42%) Aerospace
10 85 (1.30%) Legal
11 76 (1.16%) Electronics
12 58 (0.88%) Military
13 57 (0.87%) German Language
14 49 (0.75%) Back Office
15 40 (0.61%) Advertising
15 40 (0.61%) Italian Language
16 38 (0.58%) Local Government
17 26 (0.40%) Automotive
17 26 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 26 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,385 (21.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 763 (11.63%) Analyst
3 750 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 533 (8.12%) IT Engineer
5 503 (7.66%) IT Support
6 483 (7.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 478 (7.28%) Architect
8 354 (5.39%) Consultant
9 353 (5.38%) Support Analyst
10 341 (5.20%) Administrator
11 319 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
12 293 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support
13 279 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
14 277 (4.22%) Network Engineer
15 274 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
16 255 (3.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 255 (3.89%) VMware Engineer
17 241 (3.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 238 (3.63%) IT Analyst
19 237 (3.61%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (2.71%) Web Services
2 77 (1.17%) .NET
3 66 (1.01%) LDAP
4 41 (0.62%) Middleware
5 40 (0.61%) JSON
6 37 (0.56%) Elastic Stack
7 32 (0.49%) XML
8 31 (0.47%) HTML
9 29 (0.44%) SOAP
10 28 (0.43%) REST
11 23 (0.35%) CSS
11 23 (0.35%) LAMP
12 21 (0.32%) RESTful
13 19 (0.29%) Flash
13 19 (0.29%) YAML
14 15 (0.23%) Apache Camel
14 15 (0.23%) Kafka
14 15 (0.23%) Node.js
15 14 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1,082 (16.49%) Data Centre
2 409 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 308 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 281 (4.28%) Public Cloud
5 255 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
6 215 (3.28%) Replication
7 206 (3.14%) Clustering
8 191 (2.91%) Private Cloud
9 179 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 172 (2.62%) Driving Licence
11 95 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
12 87 (1.33%) PKI
13 84 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
14 76 (1.16%) User Experience
15 63 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
16 62 (0.94%) EMC VNX
17 58 (0.88%) Fat Client
17 58 (0.88%) Thin Client
18 55 (0.84%) Hedge funds
19 53 (0.81%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4,628 (70.52%) Windows
2 2,903 (44.23%) Windows Server
3 1,599 (24.36%) Linux
4 1,154 (17.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 1,058 (16.12%) Windows 10
6 819 (12.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 588 (8.96%) Windows 7
8 334 (5.09%) Unix
9 252 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 213 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 209 (3.18%) Windows 8
12 185 (2.82%) CentOS
13 119 (1.81%) Ubuntu
14 83 (1.26%) Mac OS
15 71 (1.08%) Android
16 61 (0.93%) Debian
17 54 (0.82%) Windows XP
18 50 (0.76%) Apple iOS
19 44 (0.67%) Solaris
20 33 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,707 (26.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1,395 (21.26%) ITIL
3 821 (12.51%) Problem-Solving
4 610 (9.29%) Migration
5 555 (8.46%) DevOps
6 497 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
7 442 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 398 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 392 (5.97%) Service Delivery
10 349 (5.32%) Project Management
11 344 (5.24%) Presales
12 298 (4.54%) Project Delivery
13 295 (4.49%) Change Management
14 284 (4.33%) Service Management
15 245 (3.73%) Cybersecurity
16 243 (3.70%) Configuration Management
17 191 (2.91%) Information Security
17 191 (2.91%) IT Strategy
18 189 (2.88%) PRINCE2
19 181 (2.76%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 1,128 (17.19%) PowerShell
2 916 (13.96%) SQL
3 368 (5.61%) Python
4 261 (3.98%) Bash Shell
5 151 (2.30%) C
6 141 (2.15%) Java
7 105 (1.60%) Shell Script
8 98 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 94 (1.43%) Ruby
10 91 (1.39%) Perl
11 78 (1.19%) C#
12 62 (0.94%) VBScript
13 60 (0.91%) PHP
14 42 (0.64%) C++
15 41 (0.62%) VB
16 40 (0.61%) T-SQL
17 30 (0.46%) Go
18 18 (0.27%) Ada
19 12 (0.18%) VBA
20 7 (0.11%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 898 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 708 (10.79%) Cisco Certification
3 632 (9.63%) MCSE
4 594 (9.05%) Degree
5 500 (7.62%) CCNA
6 473 (7.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 437 (6.66%) Security Cleared
8 419 (6.38%) MCSA
9 284 (4.33%) CCNP
10 254 (3.87%) SC Cleared
11 157 (2.39%) DV Cleared
12 146 (2.22%) MCP
13 112 (1.71%) MCITP
14 100 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
15 99 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
16 98 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
17 94 (1.43%) AWS Certification
18 84 (1.28%) CCIE
19 65 (0.99%) CCA
20 60 (0.91%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 455 (6.93%) SLA
2 198 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (1.05%) GDPR
4 56 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 54 (0.82%) ISO 9001
6 43 (0.66%) QA
7 38 (0.58%) PMO
8 35 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 34 (0.52%) COBIT
10 28 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
11 27 (0.41%) NIST
12 26 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 8 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 6 (0.091%) Actionable Recommendations
15 6 (0.091%) NCSC
16 5 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 19770
17 3 (0.046%) EMIR
17 3 (0.046%) ISO 14001
17 3 (0.046%) MiFID
System Software
1 3,989 (60.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3,433 (52.31%) Active Directory
3 1,899 (28.93%) Hyper-V
4 798 (12.16%) vSphere
5 626 (9.54%) VMware ESXi
6 567 (8.64%) XenApp
7 390 (5.94%) XenDesktop
8 292 (4.45%) Docker
9 274 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
10 189 (2.88%) VMware NSX
11 165 (2.51%) Virtual Servers
12 112 (1.71%) Virtual Desktop
13 98 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
14 84 (1.28%) vCloud
15 78 (1.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 77 (1.17%) VirtualBox
17 74 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 69 (1.05%) Terminal Services
19 65 (0.99%) Xen
20 63 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 854 (13.01%) SCCM
2 355 (5.41%) Ansible
3 320 (4.88%) Puppet
4 241 (3.67%) vCenter Server
5 230 (3.50%) WSUS
6 226 (3.44%) Terraform
7 218 (3.32%) SCOM
8 193 (2.94%) Kubernetes
9 189 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
10 171 (2.61%) Microsoft Intune
11 163 (2.48%) vRealize
12 132 (2.01%) Backup Exec
13 106 (1.62%) Nagios
14 81 (1.23%) NetBackup
15 53 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
16 49 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 48 (0.73%) SCVMM
17 48 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
18 44 (0.67%) FortiGate
19 40 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3,215 (48.99%) Microsoft
2 1,829 (27.87%) Cisco
3 1,691 (25.77%) Citrix
4 610 (9.29%) HP
5 551 (8.40%) Veeam
6 529 (8.06%) NetApp
7 442 (6.73%) Dell
8 354 (5.39%) EMC
9 306 (4.66%) Red Hat
10 276 (4.21%) Oracle
11 239 (3.64%) Meraki
12 198 (3.02%) SolarWinds
13 192 (2.93%) Symantec
14 180 (2.74%) IBM
15 174 (2.65%) Juniper
16 157 (2.39%) Google
17 146 (2.22%) CheckPoint
18 139 (2.12%) Palo Alto
19 138 (2.10%) 3PAR
20 135 (2.06%) Aruba