Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 13 December 2018 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 43 31
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware 841 847 1,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.65% 5.51% 6.43%
As % of the Vendors category 14.31% 12.03% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 667 701 822
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £23,937
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,875 7,041 7,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.45% 45.77% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,322 5,551 5,861
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,125 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the Midlands

VMware
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the Midlands.

Salary trend for VMware in the Midlands

VMware
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in the Midlands

VMware
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
West Midlands +14 605 £40,000 +6.67% 70
East Midlands +14 239 £40,000 +9.59% 65
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for VMware.

1 607 (72.18%) Windows
2 567 (67.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 502 (59.69%) Microsoft
4 421 (50.06%) Active Directory
5 379 (45.07%) Windows Server
6 333 (39.60%) Hyper-V
7 289 (34.36%) Cisco
8 287 (34.13%) Citrix
9 262 (31.15%) Data Centre
10 258 (30.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 253 (30.08%) Office 365
12 231 (27.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 226 (26.87%) MS Exchange
14 220 (26.16%) Microsoft Certification
15 218 (25.92%) ITIL
16 212 (25.21%) Windows Server 2012
17 210 (24.97%) Firewall
18 183 (21.76%) DNS
19 180 (21.40%) MCSE
20 172 (20.45%) NetApp
21 170 (20.21%) SCCM
22 168 (19.98%) SQL
23 165 (19.62%) Linux
24 162 (19.26%) DHCP
24 162 (19.26%) HP
25 155 (18.43%) WAN
26 151 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
27 145 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
28 141 (16.77%) SAN
29 135 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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
1 226 (26.87%) MS Exchange
2 87 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 53 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 41 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (3.57%) Skype for Business
7 28 (3.33%) IIS
7 28 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
8 23 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (1.43%) Apache
9 12 (1.43%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.83%) Confluence
11 5 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.48%) JBoss
12 4 (0.48%) Site Server
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 110 (13.08%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 258 (30.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 253 (30.08%) Office 365
3 145 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (7.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 42 (4.99%) IaaS
6 29 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (3.21%) PaaS
8 25 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (2.85%) Amazon S3
10 21 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 19 (2.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 16 (1.90%) SaaS
14 10 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (1.07%) Yammer
16 8 (0.95%) Google Play
17 6 (0.71%) Mimecast
18 4 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 3 (0.36%) G Suite
20 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 210 (24.97%) Firewall
2 183 (21.76%) DNS
3 162 (19.26%) DHCP
4 155 (18.43%) WAN
5 141 (16.77%) SAN
6 132 (15.70%) LAN
7 100 (11.89%) VLAN
8 97 (11.53%) TCP/IP
9 55 (6.54%) VoIP
10 42 (4.99%) VPN
11 35 (4.16%) Skype
12 34 (4.04%) Remote Desktop
13 32 (3.80%) Wireless
14 25 (2.97%) IPsec
15 24 (2.85%) NAS
16 22 (2.62%) Fibre Channel
17 20 (2.38%) MPLS
18 18 (2.14%) Internet
18 18 (2.14%) WLAN
19 16 (1.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.80%) MySQL
3 24 (2.85%) Amazon RDS
4 20 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 19 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 19 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.43%) DB2
7 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.19%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (1.07%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.71%) Cognos Impromptu
11 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.36%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.31%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.31%) Selenium
4 10 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.95%) JIRA
5 8 (0.95%) NUnit
5 8 (0.95%) Protractor
6 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.36%) Ant
7 3 (0.36%) Maven
8 2 (0.24%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.24%) DbUnit
8 2 (0.24%) Gatling
8 2 (0.24%) GitLab
8 2 (0.24%) JUnit
8 2 (0.24%) NeoLoad
8 2 (0.24%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.12%) CA Release Automation
9 1 (0.12%) Travis CI
General
1 65 (7.73%) Finance
2 34 (4.04%) Retail
3 26 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 16 (1.90%) Publishing
5 7 (0.83%) Legal
6 6 (0.71%) Automotive
6 6 (0.71%) Billing
6 6 (0.71%) Games
7 3 (0.36%) Advertising
7 3 (0.36%) Local Government
8 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.12%) Back Office
9 1 (0.12%) Law
9 1 (0.12%) Marketing
9 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 181 (21.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 106 (12.60%) Architect
3 89 (10.58%) Analyst
4 78 (9.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 69 (8.20%) Support Engineer
6 63 (7.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 53 (6.30%) IT Support
8 52 (6.18%) IT Engineer
9 48 (5.71%) Technical Architect
10 47 (5.59%) Solutions Architect
11 45 (5.35%) Systems Engineer
12 42 (4.99%) Infrastructure Support
13 40 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
14 39 (4.64%) Support Analyst
14 39 (4.64%) Technical Leader
15 36 (4.28%) 3rd Line Support
16 35 (4.16%) Technical Support
17 34 (4.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
17 34 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 30 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.64%) Web Services
2 17 (2.02%) .NET
3 11 (1.31%) LDAP
4 10 (1.19%) WSH
5 8 (0.95%) Middleware
5 8 (0.95%) XML
6 7 (0.83%) JSON
6 7 (0.83%) REST
6 7 (0.83%) SOAP
6 7 (0.83%) Spring
7 6 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (0.71%) Kafka
7 6 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.48%) COM
8 4 (0.48%) EDI
9 3 (0.36%) CSS
9 3 (0.36%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (0.36%) HTML
10 2 (0.24%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 262 (31.15%) Data Centre
2 111 (13.20%) Self-Motivation
3 68 (8.09%) Clustering
4 49 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (5.11%) Hybrid Cloud
6 40 (4.76%) Public Cloud
7 35 (4.16%) Management Information System
8 32 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 31 (3.69%) Private Cloud
10 19 (2.26%) Driving Licence
11 17 (2.02%) CMDB
11 17 (2.02%) HP StoreVirtual
12 16 (1.90%) Replication
13 14 (1.66%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.07%) Fat Client
14 9 (1.07%) Thin Client
14 9 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
15 8 (0.95%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.83%) PKI
17 6 (0.71%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 607 (72.18%) Windows
2 379 (45.07%) Windows Server
3 212 (25.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 165 (19.62%) Linux
5 151 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 135 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 113 (13.44%) Windows 7
8 86 (10.23%) Windows 10
9 70 (8.32%) Windows 8
10 48 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (3.21%) Unix
12 14 (1.66%) CentOS
12 14 (1.66%) Ubuntu
12 14 (1.66%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.31%) Android
13 11 (1.31%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.31%) SUSE
14 10 (1.19%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.95%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (27.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 218 (25.92%) ITIL
3 118 (14.03%) Project Management
4 100 (11.89%) Presales
5 89 (10.58%) Service Delivery
6 86 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
7 73 (8.68%) Data Protection
8 72 (8.56%) Service Management
9 67 (7.97%) Migration
9 67 (7.97%) Patch Management
10 60 (7.13%) ITIL V3
10 60 (7.13%) PRINCE2
11 59 (7.02%) Incident Management
12 58 (6.90%) Line Management
13 57 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
14 56 (6.66%) Agile Software Development
15 53 (6.30%) High Availability
16 52 (6.18%) DevOps
17 51 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
18 47 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 168 (19.98%) SQL
2 85 (10.11%) PowerShell
3 31 (3.69%) VBScript
4 27 (3.21%) Bash Shell
5 18 (2.14%) Python
6 16 (1.90%) VB
7 9 (1.07%) Java
7 9 (1.07%) PL/SQL
8 8 (0.95%) C++
9 6 (0.71%) Perl
10 5 (0.59%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.59%) Ruby
11 4 (0.48%) C#
11 4 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.36%) C
12 3 (0.36%) PHP
12 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.24%) C-shell
13 2 (0.24%) R
14 1 (0.12%) Go
Qualifications
1 220 (26.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 180 (21.40%) MCSE
3 114 (13.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 87 (10.34%) Degree
5 83 (9.87%) MCSA
6 82 (9.75%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (6.54%) CCNA
8 50 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
8 50 (5.95%) MCP
9 45 (5.35%) MCITP
10 38 (4.52%) CCNP
11 36 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
12 29 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
13 24 (2.85%) CISSP
14 21 (2.50%) ISEB
15 20 (2.38%) CCA
15 20 (2.38%) Security Cleared
16 19 (2.26%) PMI Certification
17 18 (2.14%) PMP
18 16 (1.90%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (9.16%) GDPR
2 69 (8.20%) SLA
3 43 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.78%) GPG13
5 12 (1.43%) QA
6 11 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 11 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.83%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.36%) COBIT
8 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.12%) IASME
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 567 (67.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 421 (50.06%) Active Directory
3 333 (39.60%) Hyper-V
4 90 (10.70%) vSphere
5 70 (8.32%) VMware ESXi
6 57 (6.78%) XenApp
7 41 (4.88%) XenDesktop
8 39 (4.64%) Virtual Machines
9 24 (2.85%) Terminal Services
10 17 (2.02%) Forefront TMG
11 15 (1.78%) VMware NSX
12 14 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (1.55%) XenServer
14 12 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
15 11 (1.31%) Firmware
16 8 (0.95%) Docker
16 8 (0.95%) vCloud
17 6 (0.71%) BitLocker
17 6 (0.71%) NFS
17 6 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 170 (20.21%) SCCM
2 54 (6.42%) WSUS
3 45 (5.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 30 (3.57%) SCOM
5 25 (2.97%) vCenter Server
6 23 (2.73%) Microsoft Intune
7 21 (2.50%) SCOrch
8 19 (2.26%) SCVMM
9 15 (1.78%) Puppet
10 14 (1.66%) Ansible
11 13 (1.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 13 (1.55%) vMotion
12 12 (1.43%) Linux-HA
13 11 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
13 11 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (1.19%) NetBackup
15 9 (1.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 8 (0.95%) Backup Exec
17 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
17 7 (0.83%) WMI
Vendors
1 502 (59.69%) Microsoft
2 289 (34.36%) Cisco
3 287 (34.13%) Citrix
4 172 (20.45%) NetApp
5 162 (19.26%) HP
6 96 (11.41%) Dell
7 64 (7.61%) McAfee
8 56 (6.66%) CheckPoint
9 51 (6.06%) Symantec
10 48 (5.71%) IBM
11 47 (5.59%) Red Hat
12 39 (4.64%) EMC
13 36 (4.28%) Forcepoint
13 36 (4.28%) Veeam
14 27 (3.21%) Google
14 27 (3.21%) SolarWinds
15 25 (2.97%) Juniper
15 25 (2.97%) Oracle
16 23 (2.73%) SonicWALL
16 23 (2.73%) Sophos