Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 33 35
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 882 976 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.22% 6.36% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 15.82% 13.38% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 659 767 788
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 5,574 7,293 6,938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 45.60% 47.55% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,025 5,579 5,224
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,450 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 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
West Midlands +1 622 £43,250 +15.33% 32
East Midlands +22 259 £40,000 - 13
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for VMware.

1 625 (70.86%) Windows
2 573 (64.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 485 (54.99%) Microsoft
4 482 (54.65%) Active Directory
5 367 (41.61%) Windows Server
6 363 (41.16%) Hyper-V
7 311 (35.26%) Cisco
8 306 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 292 (33.11%) Office 365
10 286 (32.43%) Citrix
11 272 (30.84%) Data Centre
12 254 (28.80%) ITIL
13 250 (28.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 214 (24.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 208 (23.58%) MCSE
16 200 (22.68%) Firewall
17 197 (22.34%) MS Exchange
18 194 (22.00%) DNS
19 189 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
20 185 (20.98%) Amazon AWS
21 182 (20.63%) SCCM
22 181 (20.52%) DHCP
23 161 (18.25%) SQL
24 154 (17.46%) HP
25 147 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 143 (16.21%) NetApp
26 143 (16.21%) Linux
27 141 (15.99%) WAN
28 137 (15.53%) SAN
29 128 (14.51%) Dell

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
1 197 (22.34%) MS Exchange
2 84 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 50 (5.67%) Skype for Business
4 36 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
5 30 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 30 (3.40%) IIS
6 24 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.13%) SAS
10 8 (0.91%) Apache
11 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.57%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.34%) nginx
13 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.23%) JBoss
15 1 (0.11%) Confluence
15 1 (0.11%) WildFly
Applications
1 106 (12.02%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.11%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 306 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 292 (33.11%) Office 365
3 185 (20.98%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (8.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 51 (5.78%) IaaS
6 36 (4.08%) PaaS
7 31 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 30 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
9 29 (3.29%) SaaS
10 27 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (2.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 25 (2.83%) Amazon S3
11 25 (2.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 15 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.91%) Google Play
14 6 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.57%) Yammer
16 4 (0.45%) Amazon Glacier
16 4 (0.45%) Datadog
16 4 (0.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 200 (22.68%) Firewall
2 194 (22.00%) DNS
3 181 (20.52%) DHCP
4 141 (15.99%) WAN
5 137 (15.53%) SAN
6 107 (12.13%) LAN
7 96 (10.88%) TCP/IP
8 85 (9.64%) VLAN
9 65 (7.37%) VoIP
10 55 (6.24%) Wireless
11 50 (5.67%) Skype
12 45 (5.10%) VPN
13 37 (4.20%) Internet
14 29 (3.29%) MPLS
15 26 (2.95%) NAS
16 22 (2.49%) Remote Desktop
17 21 (2.38%) IPsec
18 18 (2.04%) SSL
19 17 (1.93%) Unified Communications
20 16 (1.81%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.95%) MySQL
3 22 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
4 21 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 19 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 15 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.57%) DB2
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.34%) QlikView
9 3 (0.34%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.34%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.23%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.13%) Selenium
2 10 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.91%) NUnit
4 8 (0.91%) Protractor
5 4 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.45%) Travis CI
5 4 (0.45%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.23%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.11%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.11%) JIRA
7 1 (0.11%) jMock
7 1 (0.11%) JUnit
7 1 (0.11%) Maven
7 1 (0.11%) Mocha
7 1 (0.11%) Mockito
7 1 (0.11%) SonarQube
General
1 64 (7.26%) Finance
2 43 (4.88%) Retail
3 25 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.72%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.15%) Publishing
6 8 (0.91%) Billing
7 6 (0.68%) Electronics
7 6 (0.68%) Legal
8 5 (0.57%) Games
9 4 (0.45%) Back Office
10 3 (0.34%) Advertising
10 3 (0.34%) Local Government
11 2 (0.23%) Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.11%) Automotive
12 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 175 (19.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 124 (14.06%) Architect
3 83 (9.41%) Analyst
4 72 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 61 (6.92%) Technical Architect
6 55 (6.24%) IT Engineer
7 53 (6.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 48 (5.44%) Support Engineer
9 46 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
9 46 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
10 40 (4.54%) IT Support
11 36 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 33 (3.74%) Network Engineer
13 31 (3.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 30 (3.40%) Infrastructure Support
14 30 (3.40%) Support Analyst
14 30 (3.40%) Technical Leader
15 29 (3.29%) Cloud Architect
15 29 (3.29%) Technical Specialist
16 28 (3.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.31%) Web Services
2 21 (2.38%) LDAP
3 18 (2.04%) .NET
4 7 (0.79%) Spring
5 6 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (0.57%) ISPF
6 5 (0.57%) WSH
7 4 (0.45%) 802.1X
7 4 (0.45%) EDI
7 4 (0.45%) Node.js
8 3 (0.34%) COM
9 2 (0.23%) J2EE
9 2 (0.23%) jQuery
9 2 (0.23%) SOAP
9 2 (0.23%) XML
10 1 (0.11%) ADSI
10 1 (0.11%) JPA
10 1 (0.11%) LAMP
10 1 (0.11%) RESTful
10 1 (0.11%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 272 (30.84%) Data Centre
2 119 (13.49%) Self-Motivation
3 85 (9.64%) Clustering
4 74 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 51 (5.78%) Public Cloud
7 46 (5.22%) Enterprise Storage
8 44 (4.99%) Management Information System
9 34 (3.85%) Private Cloud
10 25 (2.83%) CMDB
11 23 (2.61%) Replication
12 21 (2.38%) Driving Licence
13 10 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
14 8 (0.91%) FMCG
14 8 (0.91%) Mobile App
15 7 (0.79%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.68%) AS400
16 6 (0.68%) Fat Client
16 6 (0.68%) Thin Client
16 6 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 625 (70.86%) Windows
2 367 (41.61%) Windows Server
3 189 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 143 (16.21%) Linux
5 120 (13.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 115 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 80 (9.07%) Windows 7
8 75 (8.50%) Windows 10
9 48 (5.44%) Windows 8
10 34 (3.85%) Unix
11 20 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (1.70%) Apple iOS
13 12 (1.36%) Android
14 10 (1.13%) AIX
15 7 (0.79%) CentOS
15 7 (0.79%) Solaris
15 7 (0.79%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.79%) VMS
16 6 (0.68%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (28.80%) ITIL
2 214 (24.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 127 (14.40%) Project Management
4 117 (13.27%) Presales
5 106 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
6 94 (10.66%) Service Delivery
7 90 (10.20%) Data Protection
8 88 (9.98%) Service Management
9 77 (8.73%) Migration
10 76 (8.62%) Line Management
11 75 (8.50%) ITIL V3
12 70 (7.94%) Patch Management
12 70 (7.94%) PRINCE2
13 67 (7.60%) High Availability
14 61 (6.92%) Technical Architecture
15 60 (6.80%) Load Balancing
16 54 (6.12%) IT Strategy
17 52 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
18 51 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
19 48 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 161 (18.25%) SQL
2 103 (11.68%) PowerShell
3 33 (3.74%) VBScript
4 19 (2.15%) Python
5 16 (1.81%) Bash Shell
6 11 (1.25%) Java
7 9 (1.02%) C++
7 9 (1.02%) VB
8 7 (0.79%) C#
8 7 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.57%) C
9 5 (0.57%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.57%) JCL
10 4 (0.45%) PHP
10 4 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.34%) Go
12 2 (0.23%) Perl
12 2 (0.23%) R
13 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 250 (28.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 208 (23.58%) MCSE
3 147 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 108 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
5 102 (11.56%) MCSA
6 98 (11.11%) Degree
7 69 (7.82%) CCNP
8 64 (7.26%) CCNA
9 58 (6.58%) MCITP
10 56 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
11 46 (5.22%) Security Cleared
12 44 (4.99%) Citrix Certification
13 38 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
14 37 (4.20%) SC Cleared
15 36 (4.08%) CCA
16 30 (3.40%) MCP
17 24 (2.72%) CISSP
18 22 (2.49%) PMI Certification
19 19 (2.15%) PMP
20 18 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (11.00%) GDPR
2 95 (10.77%) SLA
3 58 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.93%) GPG13
4 17 (1.93%) QA
5 10 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (1.02%) COBIT
6 9 (1.02%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 6 (0.68%) PMO
8 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 573 (64.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 482 (54.65%) Active Directory
3 363 (41.16%) Hyper-V
4 94 (10.66%) vSphere
5 86 (9.75%) VMware ESXi
6 68 (7.71%) XenApp
7 55 (6.24%) Virtual Machines
8 46 (5.22%) XenDesktop
9 21 (2.38%) XenServer
10 20 (2.27%) Terminal Services
11 16 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (1.81%) VMware NSX
12 15 (1.70%) Docker
13 14 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (0.79%) vCloud
15 6 (0.68%) BitLocker
15 6 (0.68%) Firmware
15 6 (0.68%) NFS
15 6 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
16 5 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 182 (20.63%) SCCM
2 53 (6.01%) WSUS
3 43 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 42 (4.76%) SCOM
5 40 (4.54%) Microsoft Intune
6 32 (3.63%) SCVMM
7 30 (3.40%) SCOrch
8 22 (2.49%) vCenter Server
9 19 (2.15%) Microsoft Clustering
10 18 (2.04%) Ansible
10 18 (2.04%) Backup Exec
11 17 (1.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 16 (1.81%) Linux-HA
12 16 (1.81%) NetBackup
13 15 (1.70%) Failover Clustering
13 15 (1.70%) XenMobile
14 13 (1.47%) vMotion
15 12 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (1.36%) Puppet
16 9 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 485 (54.99%) Microsoft
2 311 (35.26%) Cisco
3 286 (32.43%) Citrix
4 154 (17.46%) HP
5 143 (16.21%) NetApp
6 128 (14.51%) Dell
7 66 (7.48%) McAfee
8 64 (7.26%) IBM
9 57 (6.46%) Symantec
10 53 (6.01%) CheckPoint
11 44 (4.99%) Veeam
12 42 (4.76%) Juniper
13 40 (4.54%) EMC
13 40 (4.54%) Forcepoint
14 30 (3.40%) Aruba
14 30 (3.40%) EqualLogic
15 29 (3.29%) SolarWinds
16 28 (3.17%) Meraki
17 26 (2.95%) Fortinet
18 25 (2.83%) Oracle