Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 46 44
Rank change year-on-year -33 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 4,190 2,434 6,758
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.83% 5.52% 5.32%
As % of the Vendors category 9.85% 14.18% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,182 2,049 5,768
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,750 £35,750 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 42,551 17,170 53,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.85% 38.96% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28,675 13,878 41,502
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,600 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.61% +7.20% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -106 1,062 £58,000 -3.33% 255
South East -8 1,039 £45,000 - 196
North of England -15 742 £42,500 +6.25% 266
Midlands 0 665 £42,500 +6.25% 150
West Midlands -5 418 £41,000 -3.53% 80
North West -11 404 £45,000 +9.76% 153
South West -26 375 £42,500 +10.39% 93
East of England -8 292 £42,250 -0.59% 83
Yorkshire +1 279 £40,000 +6.67% 79
East Midlands +12 243 £42,500 +13.33% 70
North East -14 68 £37,500 - 34
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 2,638 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2,508 (59.86%) Windows
3 2,344 (55.94%) Azure
4 2,111 (50.38%) Microsoft
5 1,998 (47.68%) Active Directory
6 1,668 (39.81%) Microsoft 365
7 1,602 (38.23%) Windows Server
8 1,172 (27.97%) Linux
9 1,041 (24.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 1,012 (24.15%) AWS
11 1,011 (24.13%) Hyper-V
12 950 (22.67%) Social Skills
13 947 (22.60%) Firewall
14 853 (20.36%) PowerShell
15 815 (19.45%) Cisco
16 811 (19.36%) ITIL
17 810 (19.33%) Citrix
18 763 (18.21%) DNS
19 741 (17.68%) DevOps
20 629 (15.01%) DHCP
20 629 (15.01%) Finance
21 625 (14.92%) SQL
22 612 (14.61%) SQL Server
23 592 (14.13%) Data Centre
24 539 (12.86%) Degree
25 523 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
26 520 (12.41%) SAN
27 519 (12.39%) Windows 10
27 519 (12.39%) Windows Server 2012
28 516 (12.32%) Ansible

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
1 445 (10.62%) MS Exchange
2 382 (9.12%) SharePoint
3 245 (5.85%) Apache
4 242 (5.78%) IIS
5 184 (4.39%) Apache Spark
5 184 (4.39%) GemFire
6 72 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 69 (1.65%) Confluence
8 63 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 62 (1.48%) Skype for Business
10 57 (1.36%) OpenStack
11 49 (1.17%) Tomcat
12 32 (0.76%) nginx
13 31 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (0.36%) CMS
15 15 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (0.29%) WordPress
17 11 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
17 11 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 379 (9.05%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.14%) MicroStation
6 6 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.14%) Revit
6 6 (0.14%) Siemens NX
6 6 (0.14%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.024%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.024%) Weka
Business Applications
1 21 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (0.33%) Sage 200
3 11 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.14%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.095%) Maximo
6 3 (0.072%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.072%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.072%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.072%) Workfront
7 2 (0.048%) Carpe Diem
7 2 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.024%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.024%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.024%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.024%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.024%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2,344 (55.94%) Azure
2 1,668 (39.81%) Microsoft 365
3 1,012 (24.15%) AWS
4 356 (8.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 283 (6.75%) IaaS
6 279 (6.66%) GCP
7 223 (5.32%) PaaS
8 212 (5.06%) SaaS
9 204 (4.87%) GitHub
10 139 (3.32%) OneDrive
11 126 (3.01%) Amazon Kinesis
12 103 (2.46%) OpenShift
13 91 (2.17%) Serverless
14 85 (2.03%) Mimecast
14 85 (2.03%) Power Platform
15 63 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
16 42 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
17 41 (0.98%) Amazon EKS
17 41 (0.98%) PowerApps
18 34 (0.81%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 947 (22.60%) Firewall
2 763 (18.21%) DNS
3 629 (15.01%) DHCP
4 520 (12.41%) SAN
5 504 (12.03%) LAN
6 500 (11.93%) WAN
7 395 (9.43%) TCP/IP
8 394 (9.40%) VPN
9 300 (7.16%) VLAN
10 162 (3.87%) Wireless
11 154 (3.68%) Network Security
12 148 (3.53%) VoIP
13 129 (3.08%) NAS
14 124 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
15 115 (2.74%) MPLS
16 102 (2.43%) Internet
17 98 (2.34%) Remote Desktop
18 75 (1.79%) SSL
19 74 (1.77%) VSAN
20 71 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 612 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 223 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
3 183 (4.37%) HBase
4 181 (4.32%) Redis
5 179 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 176 (4.20%) MariaDB
7 174 (4.15%) Relational Database
8 132 (3.15%) Big Data
9 106 (2.53%) MySQL
10 61 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
11 53 (1.26%) Power BI
11 53 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 47 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
13 43 (1.03%) Oracle Database
13 43 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 40 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
15 30 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (0.62%) MongoDB
18 21 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 341 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 280 (6.68%) Jenkins
3 199 (4.75%) Sonatype Nexus
4 195 (4.65%) Gradle
5 189 (4.51%) Cypress.io
6 188 (4.49%) Protractor
7 186 (4.44%) Cucumber
7 186 (4.44%) JUnit
8 184 (4.39%) Storybook
9 181 (4.32%) Eclipse
9 181 (4.32%) IntelliJ
10 176 (4.20%) Mockito
11 134 (3.20%) Artifactory
12 112 (2.67%) JIRA
13 95 (2.27%) SonarQube
14 46 (1.10%) Subversion
15 36 (0.86%) GitLab
16 26 (0.62%) Visual Studio
17 23 (0.55%) Bitbucket
17 23 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 950 (22.67%) Social Skills
2 629 (15.01%) Finance
3 262 (6.25%) Banking
4 261 (6.23%) Law
5 210 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
6 203 (4.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 170 (4.06%) Telecoms
8 139 (3.32%) Manufacturing
9 124 (2.96%) Public Sector
10 98 (2.34%) Presentation Skills
11 93 (2.22%) Retail
12 70 (1.67%) Legal
13 66 (1.58%) Documentation Skills
14 61 (1.46%) Organisational Skills
15 48 (1.15%) Back Office
16 46 (1.10%) Automotive
17 43 (1.03%) Marketing
18 38 (0.91%) Aerospace
19 36 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
20 29 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 872 (20.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 473 (11.29%) Support Engineer
3 369 (8.81%) Architect
4 362 (8.64%) IT Engineer
5 349 (8.33%) Analyst
6 288 (6.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 268 (6.40%) IT Support
8 221 (5.27%) 3rd Line Support
9 187 (4.46%) Software Engineer
10 175 (4.18%) Consultant
11 157 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
11 157 (3.75%) VMware Engineer
12 153 (3.65%) Azure Engineer
13 142 (3.39%) IT Support Engineer
14 140 (3.34%) Support Analyst
15 136 (3.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 132 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
17 131 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 127 (3.03%) Administrator
19 126 (3.01%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (5.66%) JSON
2 229 (5.47%) CSS
3 227 (5.42%) Node.js
4 219 (5.23%) AngularJS
5 215 (5.13%) Spring
6 208 (4.96%) Kafka
6 208 (4.96%) React
7 195 (4.65%) Web Services
8 192 (4.58%) RESTful
9 185 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 184 (4.39%) Express
10 184 (4.39%) Redux
10 184 (4.39%) Tailwind CSS
11 181 (4.32%) Spark Streaming
12 180 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
13 176 (4.20%) Play Framework
14 174 (4.15%) WireMock
15 166 (3.96%) LAMP
16 152 (3.63%) LAPP Stack
17 87 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 592 (14.13%) Data Centre
2 302 (7.21%) Public Cloud
3 207 (4.94%) Linux Command Line
4 177 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
5 175 (4.18%) Clustering
6 159 (3.79%) Management Information System
7 149 (3.56%) User Experience
8 147 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 136 (3.25%) Replication
10 119 (2.84%) Driving Licence
11 101 (2.41%) Private Cloud
12 94 (2.24%) PKI
13 86 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
14 65 (1.55%) Cloud Native
15 53 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
16 39 (0.93%) Legacy Systems
17 36 (0.86%) Virtual Team
18 33 (0.79%) Fat Client
18 33 (0.79%) Thin Client
19 29 (0.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2,508 (59.86%) Windows
2 1,602 (38.23%) Windows Server
3 1,172 (27.97%) Linux
4 519 (12.39%) Windows 10
4 519 (12.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 398 (9.50%) Windows Server 2016
6 374 (8.93%) Unix
7 352 (8.40%) Windows Server 2019
8 276 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 171 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 156 (3.72%) Windows 7
11 103 (2.46%) CentOS
12 90 (2.15%) Android
13 70 (1.67%) Windows 8
14 69 (1.65%) Apple iOS
15 56 (1.34%) Mac OS X
16 53 (1.26%) Ubuntu
17 45 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
18 38 (0.91%) Mac OS
19 24 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,041 (24.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 811 (19.36%) ITIL
3 741 (17.68%) DevOps
4 523 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
5 505 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
6 335 (8.00%) Migration
7 329 (7.85%) Computer Science
8 298 (7.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 281 (6.71%) Project Management
10 271 (6.47%) Software Engineering
11 270 (6.44%) Presales
12 258 (6.16%) Cybersecurity
13 253 (6.04%) Microservices
14 251 (5.99%) Scrum
15 241 (5.75%) High Availability
16 235 (5.61%) Service Delivery
17 231 (5.51%) Business Continuity
18 229 (5.47%) Project Delivery
19 216 (5.16%) Validation
20 210 (5.01%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 853 (20.36%) PowerShell
2 625 (14.92%) SQL
3 472 (11.26%) Python
4 336 (8.02%) Java
5 241 (5.75%) Bash Shell
6 225 (5.37%) Shell Script
7 186 (4.44%) Groovy
8 119 (2.84%) C#
9 79 (1.89%) JavaScript
10 76 (1.81%) C++
11 63 (1.50%) C
12 46 (1.10%) Perl
12 46 (1.10%) T-SQL
13 38 (0.91%) VBScript
14 28 (0.67%) VB
15 26 (0.62%) Go
16 19 (0.45%) PHP
16 19 (0.45%) Ruby
17 18 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 12 (0.29%) Ada
Qualifications
1 539 (12.86%) Degree
2 485 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 338 (8.07%) Security Cleared
4 258 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
5 232 (5.54%) MCSE
6 222 (5.30%) SC Cleared
7 213 (5.08%) MCSA
8 204 (4.87%) CCNA
9 176 (4.20%) OCP
9 176 (4.20%) Oracle Certification
10 172 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 93 (2.22%) CCNP
12 86 (2.05%) DV Cleared
13 82 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
14 77 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
14 77 (1.84%) MCP
15 54 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
15 54 (1.29%) DBS Check
16 41 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 41 (0.98%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (6.83%) SLA
2 115 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
4 50 (1.19%) GDPR
5 40 (0.95%) QA
6 34 (0.81%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.36%) PMO
8 12 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 11 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 8 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.19%) NIST
11 7 (0.17%) NCSC
12 3 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.048%) HL7
13 2 (0.048%) ISO 22301
13 2 (0.048%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.048%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.024%) Accessibility
14 1 (0.024%) COBIT
14 1 (0.024%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 2,638 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1,998 (47.68%) Active Directory
3 1,011 (24.13%) Hyper-V
4 507 (12.10%) vSphere
5 383 (9.14%) VMware ESXi
6 232 (5.54%) Docker
7 199 (4.75%) XenApp
8 181 (4.32%) HDFS
9 149 (3.56%) Virtual Machines
10 147 (3.51%) XenDesktop
11 105 (2.51%) Virtual Servers
12 100 (2.39%) VMware NSX
13 92 (2.20%) Virtual Desktop
14 58 (1.38%) NFS
15 52 (1.24%) KVM
16 49 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
17 40 (0.95%) VMware Server
18 26 (0.62%) Citrix Hypervisor
19 23 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 23 (0.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 516 (12.32%) Ansible
2 461 (11.00%) SCCM
3 380 (9.07%) Microsoft Intune
4 228 (5.44%) Puppet
5 218 (5.20%) Kubernetes
6 210 (5.01%) Terraform
7 149 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
8 124 (2.96%) WSUS
9 99 (2.36%) vCenter Server
10 91 (2.17%) SCOM
11 82 (1.96%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 67 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
13 57 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
14 46 (1.10%) NetBackup
14 46 (1.10%) vRealize
15 42 (1.00%) Backup Exec
16 36 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
17 35 (0.84%) Salt
18 32 (0.76%) FortiGate
19 31 (0.74%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2,111 (50.38%) Microsoft
2 815 (19.45%) Cisco
3 810 (19.33%) Citrix
4 404 (9.64%) Veeam
5 259 (6.18%) Dell
6 258 (6.16%) HP
7 241 (5.75%) NetApp
8 238 (5.68%) Red Hat
9 224 (5.35%) Okta
10 147 (3.51%) EMC
11 143 (3.41%) Oracle
12 138 (3.29%) Google
13 136 (3.25%) Meraki
14 126 (3.01%) ServiceNow
15 122 (2.91%) SolarWinds
16 121 (2.89%) IBM
17 107 (2.55%) Aruba
18 103 (2.46%) SAP
19 102 (2.43%) Sophos
20 86 (2.05%) Apple