Period
to 27 February 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 47 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware 5,909 7,350 8,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.20% 5.23% 5.44%
As % of the Vendors category 12.44% 12.38% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4,942 6,174 7,682
England median annual salary £44,156 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 47,488 59,347 72,866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.83% 42.27% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36,640 46,285 58,428
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -3 2,106 £52,500 -3.23% 330
South East +4 1,250 £42,500 - 296
North of England -8 848 £40,000 - 346
Midlands +4 734 £40,000 -5.88% 170
South West +20 571 £40,000 -4.76% 130
West Midlands +2 509 £40,000 -5.88% 126
North West -7 480 £40,000 - 198
East of England -6 406 £40,000 -5.88% 123
Yorkshire -7 330 £42,500 +13.33% 112
East Midlands +11 223 £39,268 -1.83% 44
North East -18 38 £40,000 +11.11% 36
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4,201 (71.09%) Windows
2 3,666 (62.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3,054 (51.68%) Active Directory
4 2,932 (49.62%) Microsoft
5 2,620 (44.34%) Windows Server
6 2,496 (42.24%) Office 365
7 2,316 (39.19%) Azure
8 1,646 (27.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 1,612 (27.28%) Hyper-V
10 1,577 (26.69%) Cisco
11 1,449 (24.52%) Firewall
12 1,440 (24.37%) Citrix
13 1,334 (22.58%) Linux
14 1,266 (21.42%) AWS
15 1,179 (19.95%) DNS
16 1,120 (18.95%) PowerShell
17 1,096 (18.55%) ITIL
18 1,032 (17.46%) MS Exchange
19 985 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
20 950 (16.08%) Windows 10
21 939 (15.89%) DHCP
22 919 (15.55%) Data Centre
23 854 (14.45%) SAN
24 835 (14.13%) WAN
25 820 (13.88%) LAN
26 815 (13.79%) SQL
27 787 (13.32%) SQL Server
28 756 (12.79%) Finance
29 752 (12.73%) SCCM
30 744 (12.59%) Problem-Solving

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 1,032 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 410 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 377 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 270 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 259 (4.38%) IIS
6 201 (3.40%) Skype for Business
7 75 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 73 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 64 (1.08%) Tomcat
10 61 (1.03%) Apache
11 37 (0.63%) Confluence
12 36 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 29 (0.49%) JBoss
14 24 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
14 24 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
15 22 (0.37%) nginx
16 18 (0.30%) Drupal
17 15 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
18 14 (0.24%) SAS
18 14 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 553 (9.36%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 51 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 38 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 12 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.12%) Gliffy
8 4 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.068%) InDesign
8 4 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.068%) Windchill
9 3 (0.051%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.017%) Abaqus
10 1 (0.017%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.017%) Maya
10 1 (0.017%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 34 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.15%) Elite 3E
4 8 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.085%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.068%) assyst
6 4 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.051%) Exchequer
7 3 (0.051%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.034%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.034%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.034%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.017%) Carpe Diem
9 1 (0.017%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.017%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.017%) Shopify
9 1 (0.017%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 1 (0.017%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2,496 (42.24%) Office 365
2 2,316 (39.19%) Azure
3 1,266 (21.42%) AWS
4 318 (5.38%) IaaS
5 263 (4.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 238 (4.03%) PaaS
7 223 (3.77%) SaaS
8 139 (2.35%) GCP
9 98 (1.66%) Mimecast
10 84 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
11 58 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
12 56 (0.95%) OneDrive
13 51 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
14 38 (0.64%) Serverless
15 33 (0.56%) OpenShift
16 31 (0.52%) GitHub
17 30 (0.51%) Power Platform
18 29 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 29 (0.49%) Amazon S3
19 28 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1,449 (24.52%) Firewall
2 1,179 (19.95%) DNS
3 939 (15.89%) DHCP
4 854 (14.45%) SAN
5 835 (14.13%) WAN
6 820 (13.88%) LAN
7 728 (12.32%) TCP/IP
8 493 (8.34%) VPN
9 387 (6.55%) VoIP
10 369 (6.24%) VLAN
11 316 (5.35%) Wireless
12 216 (3.66%) Network Security
13 206 (3.49%) NAS
14 187 (3.16%) Skype
15 185 (3.13%) Internet
16 168 (2.84%) NetScaler
17 158 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
17 158 (2.67%) iSCSI
18 151 (2.56%) BGP
19 138 (2.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 787 (13.32%) SQL Server
2 121 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 105 (1.78%) MySQL
4 94 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 83 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
6 71 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 65 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
8 61 (1.03%) Big Data
9 57 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 50 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 43 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
12 37 (0.63%) RDBMS
13 35 (0.59%) Oracle Database
13 35 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
14 31 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
15 29 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (0.46%) SQL Server 2017
17 25 (0.42%) Power BI
17 25 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 22 (0.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 152 (2.57%) Jenkins
2 142 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 103 (1.74%) JIRA
4 46 (0.78%) Bitbucket
5 42 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 42 (0.71%) TeamCity
6 39 (0.66%) Visual Studio
7 33 (0.56%) MSI
8 30 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
9 29 (0.49%) Selenium
9 29 (0.49%) Vagrant
10 22 (0.37%) GitLab
10 22 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (0.32%) JUnit
11 19 (0.32%) Maven
12 18 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
13 16 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (0.25%) SonarQube
14 15 (0.25%) Subversion
15 14 (0.24%) DbUnit
General
1 756 (12.79%) Finance
2 232 (3.93%) Telecoms
3 220 (3.72%) Retail
4 210 (3.55%) Public Sector
5 124 (2.10%) Law
6 123 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 118 (2.00%) Legal
8 117 (1.98%) Banking
9 94 (1.59%) Marketing
10 68 (1.15%) Advertising
11 62 (1.05%) Aerospace
12 54 (0.91%) Electronics
13 51 (0.86%) Automotive
14 42 (0.71%) Local Government
15 40 (0.68%) Back Office
16 33 (0.56%) Military
17 28 (0.47%) Games
18 26 (0.44%) Financial Institution
19 19 (0.32%) German Language
19 19 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,317 (22.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 722 (12.22%) Support Engineer
3 608 (10.29%) Analyst
4 570 (9.65%) IT Engineer
5 497 (8.41%) IT Support
6 483 (8.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 394 (6.67%) Architect
8 370 (6.26%) Administrator
9 323 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support
10 308 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
11 280 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
12 279 (4.72%) Network Engineer
13 270 (4.57%) IT Support Engineer
14 268 (4.54%) 2nd Line Support
15 266 (4.50%) Support Analyst
16 249 (4.21%) Consultant
17 245 (4.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 214 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 212 (3.59%) VMware Engineer
20 204 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (2.17%) Web Services
2 63 (1.07%) LDAP
3 61 (1.03%) .NET
4 44 (0.74%) Middleware
5 37 (0.63%) LAMP
5 37 (0.63%) REST
6 35 (0.59%) Elastic Stack
7 32 (0.54%) XML
8 30 (0.51%) SOAP
9 28 (0.47%) WSH
10 24 (0.41%) Sensu
11 21 (0.36%) JSON
11 21 (0.36%) Spring
12 20 (0.34%) RESTful
13 18 (0.30%) .NET Framework
13 18 (0.30%) YAML
14 15 (0.25%) SAML
15 14 (0.24%) Apache Camel
15 14 (0.24%) J2EE
15 14 (0.24%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 919 (15.55%) Data Centre
2 351 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 246 (4.16%) Management Information System
4 220 (3.72%) Public Cloud
5 180 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
6 178 (3.01%) Driving Licence
7 176 (2.98%) Private Cloud
8 167 (2.83%) Clustering
9 158 (2.67%) Replication
10 142 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
11 117 (1.98%) Enterprise Storage
12 80 (1.35%) User Experience
13 78 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
14 70 (1.18%) EMC VNX
15 59 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
16 53 (0.90%) CCTV
16 53 (0.90%) PKI
17 50 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
18 44 (0.74%) Fat Client
18 44 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4,201 (71.09%) Windows
2 2,620 (44.34%) Windows Server
3 1,334 (22.58%) Linux
4 985 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 950 (16.08%) Windows 10
6 648 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 458 (7.75%) Windows 7
8 235 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 235 (3.98%) Unix
9 192 (3.25%) Windows 8
10 156 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 143 (2.42%) CentOS
12 97 (1.64%) Ubuntu
13 63 (1.07%) Mac OS
14 57 (0.96%) Android
15 49 (0.83%) Apple iOS
16 48 (0.81%) Windows XP
17 45 (0.76%) Debian
18 44 (0.74%) Mac OS X
19 43 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,646 (27.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1,096 (18.55%) ITIL
3 744 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
4 569 (9.63%) Migration
5 546 (9.24%) DevOps
6 489 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
7 400 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 346 (5.86%) Mentoring
9 306 (5.18%) Service Delivery
10 265 (4.48%) Project Management
11 262 (4.43%) Change Management
12 256 (4.33%) Project Delivery
13 249 (4.21%) Configuration Management
14 235 (3.98%) Service Management
15 232 (3.93%) Presales
16 216 (3.66%) Cybersecurity
17 197 (3.33%) Information Security
18 185 (3.13%) Load Balancing
19 180 (3.05%) High Availability
20 176 (2.98%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 1,120 (18.95%) PowerShell
2 815 (13.79%) SQL
3 385 (6.52%) Python
4 263 (4.45%) Bash Shell
5 122 (2.06%) C
6 117 (1.98%) Shell Script
7 113 (1.91%) Java
8 105 (1.78%) VBScript
9 81 (1.37%) Perl
10 72 (1.22%) C#
10 72 (1.22%) JavaScript
11 71 (1.20%) Ruby
12 50 (0.85%) PHP
13 38 (0.64%) Go
14 35 (0.59%) VB
15 33 (0.56%) C++
16 32 (0.54%) T-SQL
17 13 (0.22%) Ada
18 12 (0.20%) Groovy
19 10 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 702 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 546 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
3 507 (8.58%) MCSE
4 456 (7.72%) Degree
5 398 (6.74%) CCNA
6 380 (6.43%) Security Cleared
7 362 (6.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 345 (5.84%) MCSA
9 251 (4.25%) CCNP
10 233 (3.94%) SC Cleared
11 160 (2.71%) DV Cleared
12 113 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
12 113 (1.91%) MCP
13 110 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
14 86 (1.46%) MCITP
15 70 (1.18%) CCIE
16 60 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
17 57 (0.96%) CISSP
18 48 (0.81%) AWS Certification
19 42 (0.71%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 403 (6.82%) SLA
2 201 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 89 (1.51%) GDPR
4 50 (0.85%) QA
5 48 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 47 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 35 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
8 34 (0.58%) NIST
9 31 (0.52%) ISO 9001
10 30 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 16 (0.27%) COBIT
12 13 (0.22%) PMO
13 11 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 9 (0.15%) BS25999
14 9 (0.15%) ISO 22301
15 8 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 7 (0.12%) NCSC
17 6 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
18 4 (0.068%) GPG13
18 4 (0.068%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3,666 (62.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3,054 (51.68%) Active Directory
3 1,612 (27.28%) Hyper-V
4 715 (12.10%) vSphere
5 632 (10.70%) VMware ESXi
6 527 (8.92%) XenApp
7 317 (5.36%) XenDesktop
8 289 (4.89%) Docker
9 239 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
10 161 (2.72%) Virtual Servers
11 134 (2.27%) VMware NSX
12 83 (1.40%) VirtualBox
13 82 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
14 63 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
15 58 (0.98%) Xen
16 55 (0.93%) Firmware
17 54 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
17 54 (0.91%) NFS
17 54 (0.91%) VMware Server
18 51 (0.86%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 752 (12.73%) SCCM
2 371 (6.28%) Ansible
3 308 (5.21%) Puppet
4 278 (4.70%) vCenter Server
5 262 (4.43%) SCOM
6 249 (4.21%) Terraform
7 221 (3.74%) Kubernetes
8 220 (3.72%) WSUS
9 172 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
10 171 (2.89%) Microsoft Intune
11 109 (1.84%) Backup Exec
11 109 (1.84%) vRealize
12 105 (1.78%) Nagios
13 74 (1.25%) NetBackup
14 50 (0.85%) FortiGate
14 50 (0.85%) Grafana
15 47 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
16 42 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
17 41 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
17 41 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2,932 (49.62%) Microsoft
2 1,577 (26.69%) Cisco
3 1,440 (24.37%) Citrix
4 528 (8.94%) HP
5 460 (7.78%) Veeam
6 447 (7.56%) NetApp
7 329 (5.57%) Dell
8 304 (5.14%) EMC
9 275 (4.65%) Red Hat
10 253 (4.28%) Oracle
11 220 (3.72%) Juniper
12 218 (3.69%) SolarWinds
13 179 (3.03%) Meraki
14 167 (2.83%) Symantec
15 144 (2.44%) McAfee
16 135 (2.28%) Google
17 130 (2.20%) IBM
18 120 (2.03%) Apple
19 119 (2.01%) F5
19 119 (2.01%) Palo Alto