Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 27 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware 553 841 922
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.13% 7.17% 6.41%
As % of the Vendors category 17.23% 15.37% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 462 699 769
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% 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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,209 5,472 6,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 47.17% 46.64% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,545 4,091 5,200
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the Midlands

VMware
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the Midlands.

Salary trend for VMware in the Midlands

VMware
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 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
West Midlands +6 410 £45,000 +5.88% 34
East Midlands +2 141 £41,250 +3.13% 11
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for VMware.

1 395 (71.43%) Windows
2 388 (70.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 322 (58.23%) Microsoft
4 271 (49.01%) Active Directory
5 238 (43.04%) Azure
6 229 (41.41%) Windows Server
7 208 (37.61%) Hyper-V
8 199 (35.99%) Office 365
9 155 (28.03%) Cisco
10 153 (27.67%) Citrix
11 143 (25.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 142 (25.68%) Firewall
13 119 (21.52%) MS Exchange
14 117 (21.16%) DNS
15 108 (19.53%) ITIL
16 105 (18.99%) PowerShell
16 105 (18.99%) Data Centre
17 98 (17.72%) SAN
18 96 (17.36%) NetApp
19 87 (15.73%) Linux
20 84 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
21 78 (14.10%) SQL Server
22 77 (13.92%) SQL
23 74 (13.38%) Veeam
24 73 (13.20%) DHCP
24 73 (13.20%) LAN
25 71 (12.84%) WAN
26 70 (12.66%) SCCM
27 69 (12.48%) SCOM
27 69 (12.48%) 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
1 119 (21.52%) MS Exchange
2 47 (8.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 25 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.81%) IIS
5 10 (1.81%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.45%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.90%) Apache
8 5 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.90%) Red Hat Fuse
9 4 (0.72%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.36%) Confluence
10 2 (0.36%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.18%) nginx
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (4.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 238 (43.04%) Azure
2 199 (35.99%) Office 365
3 46 (8.32%) AWS
4 44 (7.96%) IaaS
5 32 (5.79%) PaaS
6 17 (3.07%) GCP
7 9 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.27%) SaaS
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.54%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.36%) GitHub
11 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.36%) Serverless
11 2 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 142 (25.68%) Firewall
2 117 (21.16%) DNS
3 98 (17.72%) SAN
4 73 (13.20%) DHCP
4 73 (13.20%) LAN
5 71 (12.84%) WAN
6 63 (11.39%) TCP/IP
7 57 (10.31%) VPN
8 39 (7.05%) VLAN
9 31 (5.61%) iSCSI
10 29 (5.24%) Internet
11 24 (4.34%) Wireless
12 23 (4.16%) NAS
13 19 (3.44%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (3.44%) NetScaler
14 15 (2.71%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (2.17%) VSAN
16 11 (1.99%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (1.99%) Network Security
16 11 (1.99%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.35%) MySQL
3 7 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.54%) DB2
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2017
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (4.70%) Jenkins
2 19 (3.44%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.90%) DbUnit
3 5 (0.90%) jMock
3 5 (0.90%) JUnit
3 5 (0.90%) Maven
3 5 (0.90%) Mockito
3 5 (0.90%) SonarQube
4 4 (0.72%) Bazaar
4 4 (0.72%) Subversion
5 3 (0.54%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.36%) JIRA
6 2 (0.36%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.36%) Selenium
7 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (0.18%) FishEye
7 1 (0.18%) MSI
7 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
General
1 39 (7.05%) Public Sector
2 34 (6.15%) Finance
3 32 (5.79%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.53%) Retail
5 13 (2.35%) Law
5 13 (2.35%) Marketing
6 12 (2.17%) Games
7 6 (1.08%) Digital Economy
7 6 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.90%) Advertising
9 2 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 118 (21.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 70 (12.66%) Analyst
3 61 (11.03%) Support Engineer
4 58 (10.49%) Administrator
5 52 (9.40%) Systems Administrator
6 44 (7.96%) IT Engineer
7 43 (7.78%) Infrastructure Support
8 40 (7.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 36 (6.51%) Support Analyst
10 33 (5.97%) IT Support
11 29 (5.24%) Systems Engineer
12 28 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 27 (4.88%) Technical Support
14 26 (4.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 25 (4.52%) NOC Engineer
16 23 (4.16%) IT Support Engineer
17 22 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
18 20 (3.62%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
18 20 (3.62%) Network Engineer
19 17 (3.07%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.99%) LDAP
1 11 (1.99%) Web Services
2 7 (1.27%) Spring
3 6 (1.08%) .NET
3 6 (1.08%) HTML
3 6 (1.08%) LAMP
3 6 (1.08%) YAML
4 5 (0.90%) Apache Camel
4 5 (0.90%) J2EE
4 5 (0.90%) PowerMock
4 5 (0.90%) REST
4 5 (0.90%) RESTful
4 5 (0.90%) SOAP
4 5 (0.90%) XML
5 3 (0.54%) Middleware
5 3 (0.54%) XMPP
6 2 (0.36%) iBATIS
6 2 (0.36%) Node.js
6 2 (0.36%) SAML
6 2 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 105 (18.99%) Data Centre
2 53 (9.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 35 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.52%) Public Cloud
6 23 (4.16%) Driving Licence
7 19 (3.44%) Clustering
8 18 (3.25%) Replication
9 16 (2.89%) Private Cloud
10 14 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
11 12 (2.17%) User Experience
12 10 (1.81%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.45%) CCTV
14 7 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
14 7 (1.27%) FMCG
14 7 (1.27%) Virtual Team
15 6 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
16 4 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
16 4 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
16 4 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 395 (71.43%) Windows
2 229 (41.41%) Windows Server
3 87 (15.73%) Linux
4 67 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (11.75%) Windows 10
6 55 (9.95%) Windows Server 2016
7 51 (9.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (6.15%) Windows 7
9 19 (3.44%) Windows Server 2019
10 18 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (1.63%) Unix
13 6 (1.08%) CentOS
13 6 (1.08%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.90%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.90%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.36%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.36%) VMS
16 1 (0.18%) AIX
16 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (25.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 108 (19.53%) ITIL
3 84 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
4 52 (9.40%) Change Management
5 49 (8.86%) Line Management
5 49 (8.86%) Problem Management
6 47 (8.50%) Process Improvement
7 42 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 42 (7.59%) Service Management
8 39 (7.05%) Server Management
9 37 (6.69%) Mentoring
10 31 (5.61%) Service Delivery
11 30 (5.42%) Decision-Making
12 29 (5.24%) DevOps
12 29 (5.24%) Project Delivery
13 28 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (4.34%) Information Security
15 23 (4.16%) Migration
16 21 (3.80%) Change Control
17 20 (3.62%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (18.99%) PowerShell
2 77 (13.92%) SQL
3 33 (5.97%) Python
4 29 (5.24%) Bash Shell
5 16 (2.89%) Java
6 12 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 10 (1.81%) VBScript
8 8 (1.45%) C
9 6 (1.08%) PHP
9 6 (1.08%) R
10 5 (0.90%) Go
10 5 (0.90%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.36%) C#
12 2 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (9.40%) MCSE
3 47 (8.50%) Security Cleared
4 42 (7.59%) MCSA
4 42 (7.59%) SC Cleared
5 40 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (5.24%) Degree
7 27 (4.88%) CCNA
8 26 (4.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (4.34%) CCNP
10 20 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (2.71%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.45%) CCIE
13 6 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (0.90%) RHCE
15 4 (0.72%) HNC
16 3 (0.54%) AWS Certification
16 3 (0.54%) CCA
16 3 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
17 1 (0.18%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.31%) SLA
2 44 (7.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (3.98%) BS25999
3 22 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 12 (2.17%) GDPR
5 4 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.54%) QA
7 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 388 (70.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 271 (49.01%) Active Directory
3 208 (37.61%) Hyper-V
4 68 (12.30%) XenApp
5 57 (10.31%) vSphere
6 49 (8.86%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (8.14%) XenDesktop
8 32 (5.79%) Virtual Servers
9 23 (4.16%) BitLocker
10 22 (3.98%) NFS
11 21 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (3.07%) Docker
13 14 (2.53%) VMware NSX
14 9 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
16 6 (1.08%) vCloud
17 5 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
18 4 (0.72%) Firmware
19 2 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
19 2 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 70 (12.66%) SCCM
2 69 (12.48%) SCOM
3 36 (6.51%) Backup Exec
4 23 (4.16%) Puppet
5 22 (3.98%) Ansible
5 22 (3.98%) Kubernetes
6 21 (3.80%) Cisco Prime
6 21 (3.80%) McAfee ePO
7 18 (3.25%) vCenter Server
8 14 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
8 14 (2.53%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (2.35%) WSUS
10 12 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (1.45%) NetBackup
12 7 (1.27%) Terraform
13 4 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 3 (0.54%) AirWatch
14 3 (0.54%) Nagios
15 2 (0.36%) Netcool
Vendors
1 322 (58.23%) Microsoft
2 155 (28.03%) Cisco
3 153 (27.67%) Citrix
4 96 (17.36%) NetApp
5 74 (13.38%) Veeam
6 69 (12.48%) Dell
7 38 (6.87%) HP
8 36 (6.51%) McAfee
9 31 (5.61%) Juniper
10 28 (5.06%) Red Hat
11 26 (4.70%) Sophos
12 25 (4.52%) SolarWinds
13 24 (4.34%) EMC
14 22 (3.98%) EqualLogic
15 19 (3.44%) Symantec
16 15 (2.71%) Oracle
17 14 (2.53%) CommVault
18 12 (2.17%) Zerto
19 9 (1.63%) Acronis
19 9 (1.63%) arcserve