Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 30 50
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware 808 1135 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.31% 6.28% 4.85%
As % of the Vendors category 11.70% 13.79% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 676 827 806
Midlands median annual salary £36,625 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,438
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 6904 8229 8411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 45.39% 45.52% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5453 6021 6836
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,186 £22,879 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -7 563 £37,500 +2.74% 44
East Midlands -13 236 £36,000 -5.26% 32
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for VMware.

1 618 (76.49%) Windows
2 523 (64.73%) Microsoft
3 505 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 439 (54.33%) Active Directory
5 368 (45.54%) Windows Server
6 287 (35.52%) Hyper-V
7 272 (33.66%) Citrix
8 231 (28.59%) Firewall
9 225 (27.85%) MS Exchange
10 223 (27.60%) ITIL
11 203 (25.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 202 (25.00%) Office 365
13 196 (24.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 196 (24.26%) SAN
14 195 (24.13%) Cisco
15 194 (24.01%) Microsoft Azure
16 173 (21.41%) Microsoft Certification
17 172 (21.29%) Data Centre
18 144 (17.82%) SQL
19 143 (17.70%) Linux
20 139 (17.20%) DNS
21 136 (16.83%) MCSE
22 129 (15.97%) NetApp
23 123 (15.22%) WAN
24 118 (14.60%) LAN
25 113 (13.99%) PowerShell
26 109 (13.49%) SCCM
27 108 (13.37%) SQL Server
28 102 (12.62%) Windows 10
29 99 (12.25%) Amazon AWS

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
1 225 (27.85%) MS Exchange
2 82 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (8.54%) IIS
4 56 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 43 (5.32%) SharePoint
6 42 (5.20%) Skype for Business
7 33 (4.08%) Apache
8 23 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (1.98%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (1.24%) OpenStack
12 9 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (0.99%) WordPress
14 6 (0.74%) JBoss
15 4 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.50%) CMS
16 3 (0.37%) nginx
17 2 (0.25%) Confluence
17 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
18 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 86 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.50%) Acrobat
3 4 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.50%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.50%) RoboHelp
3 4 (0.50%) Snagit
4 3 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.25%) CATIA
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.25%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.12%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 202 (25.00%) Office 365
2 194 (24.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 99 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (3.09%) IaaS
5 22 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (1.86%) PaaS
7 13 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (1.49%) G Suite
9 9 (1.11%) SaaS
10 5 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.50%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.25%) Datadog
12 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.25%) Yammer
13 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 231 (28.59%) Firewall
2 196 (24.26%) SAN
3 139 (17.20%) DNS
4 123 (15.22%) WAN
5 118 (14.60%) LAN
6 95 (11.76%) DHCP
7 85 (10.52%) TCP/IP
8 67 (8.29%) NAS
9 61 (7.55%) VPN
10 45 (5.57%) VLAN
11 34 (4.21%) Wireless
12 32 (3.96%) VoIP
13 27 (3.34%) MPLS
13 27 (3.34%) Skype
14 24 (2.97%) Remote Desktop
15 22 (2.72%) Internet
15 22 (2.72%) iSCSI
16 20 (2.48%) NetScaler
17 16 (1.98%) Network Security
17 16 (1.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (13.37%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.70%) MySQL
3 29 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 14 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.74%) SQLPlus
8 5 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.50%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.37%) DB2
11 2 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (1.86%) InstallShield
1 15 (1.86%) MSI
2 14 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.87%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.50%) JIRA
7 3 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.25%) AccuRev
8 2 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.25%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.25%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.25%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.12%) jMock
9 1 (0.12%) JUnit
9 1 (0.12%) Maven
9 1 (0.12%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 39 (4.83%) Finance
2 28 (3.47%) Manufacturing
3 22 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.60%) Retail
5 14 (1.73%) Back Office
5 14 (1.73%) Games
5 14 (1.73%) Legal
6 11 (1.36%) Advertising
6 11 (1.36%) Publishing
7 10 (1.24%) Marketing
8 8 (0.99%) Law
9 5 (0.62%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.37%) Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (18.07%) Analyst
2 133 (16.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 98 (12.13%) Support Engineer
4 80 (9.90%) IT Support
5 76 (9.41%) Support Analyst
6 72 (8.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 61 (7.55%) IT Engineer
8 48 (5.94%) Network Engineer
9 47 (5.82%) 3rd Line Support
10 41 (5.07%) Consultant
10 41 (5.07%) Server Support
10 41 (5.07%) Technical Support
11 38 (4.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 35 (4.33%) Infrastructure Support
13 34 (4.21%) Cisco Engineer
14 32 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
14 32 (3.96%) Systems Engineer
15 30 (3.71%) IT Support Engineer
16 28 (3.47%) IT Manager
16 28 (3.47%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.71%) .NET
2 18 (2.23%) HTML
3 13 (1.61%) HTML5
4 12 (1.49%) Apache Flex
4 12 (1.49%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 11 (1.36%) XML
6 9 (1.11%) WAP
6 9 (1.11%) Web Services
7 8 (0.99%) COM
8 7 (0.87%) 802.1X
8 7 (0.87%) Ajax
8 7 (0.87%) JSON
9 6 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (0.74%) CSS
10 5 (0.62%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.37%) LAMP
11 3 (0.37%) SOAP
11 3 (0.37%) WinForms
11 3 (0.37%) XSD
11 3 (0.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 172 (21.29%) Data Centre
2 51 (6.31%) Driving Licence
3 49 (6.06%) Clustering
4 47 (5.82%) Management Information System
5 41 (5.07%) Enterprise Storage
6 23 (2.85%) Public Cloud
7 20 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (2.23%) Private Cloud
9 16 (1.98%) Replication
10 15 (1.86%) CMDB
11 14 (1.73%) User Experience
12 12 (1.49%) Mobile Games
13 11 (1.36%) Computer Science
14 9 (1.11%) BBC
14 9 (1.11%) Handset
15 8 (0.99%) EPoS
15 8 (0.99%) iPad
15 8 (0.99%) Smartphone
16 7 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 618 (76.49%) Windows
2 368 (45.54%) Windows Server
3 203 (25.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 196 (24.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 143 (17.70%) Linux
6 102 (12.62%) Windows 10
7 96 (11.88%) Windows 7
8 71 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (5.94%) Windows 8
10 34 (4.21%) Unix
11 21 (2.60%) Windows XP
12 17 (2.10%) Android
12 17 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (1.98%) Apple iOS
14 15 (1.86%) CentOS
15 8 (0.99%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (0.50%) HPUX
18 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (27.60%) ITIL
2 67 (8.29%) Project Management
2 67 (8.29%) Service Delivery
3 50 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 49 (6.06%) Presales
5 48 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (5.69%) Line Management
7 44 (5.45%) Problem Management
8 40 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 39 (4.83%) Change Management
10 38 (4.70%) Service Management
11 33 (4.08%) PRINCE2
11 33 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
12 32 (3.96%) Configuration Management
12 32 (3.96%) Incident Management
13 31 (3.84%) Time Management
14 28 (3.47%) Information Security
15 27 (3.34%) High Availability
16 26 (3.22%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (3.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 144 (17.82%) SQL
2 113 (13.99%) PowerShell
3 48 (5.94%) VBScript
4 34 (4.21%) JavaScript
5 29 (3.59%) C#
6 27 (3.34%) Bash Shell
7 23 (2.85%) Python
8 22 (2.72%) Java
8 22 (2.72%) PHP
9 17 (2.10%) C++
10 16 (1.98%) Perl
11 15 (1.86%) Ruby
12 14 (1.73%) C
13 12 (1.49%) VB
14 11 (1.36%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.74%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.50%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.25%) MATLAB
18 1 (0.12%) JCL
18 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 173 (21.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 136 (16.83%) MCSE
3 92 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (10.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 84 (10.40%) CCNA
6 81 (10.02%) MCSA
7 63 (7.80%) Degree
8 53 (6.56%) MCITP
9 43 (5.32%) CCNP
10 36 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
11 34 (4.21%) Security Cleared
12 29 (3.59%) MCP
13 26 (3.22%) Citrix Certification
14 18 (2.23%) SC Cleared
15 15 (1.86%) VCP5
16 14 (1.73%) CCA
17 13 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
17 13 (1.61%) Master's Degree
18 11 (1.36%) CASP
18 11 (1.36%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.44%) SLA
2 36 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.36%) COBIT
5 9 (1.11%) GPG13
6 6 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.50%) BS25999
9 3 (0.37%) QA
10 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.25%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 505 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 439 (54.33%) Active Directory
3 287 (35.52%) Hyper-V
4 88 (10.89%) vSphere
5 71 (8.79%) XenApp
6 65 (8.04%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (4.21%) Virtual Servers
8 31 (3.84%) XenDesktop
9 28 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
9 28 (3.47%) VMware Workstation
10 26 (3.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 23 (2.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 19 (2.35%) Docker
13 10 (1.24%) VMware Server
14 9 (1.11%) UAG
15 8 (0.99%) Xen
16 7 (0.87%) Terminal Services
16 7 (0.87%) vCloud
16 7 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
17 6 (0.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 109 (13.49%) SCCM
2 49 (6.06%) SCOM
3 41 (5.07%) Backup Exec
4 28 (3.47%) WSUS
5 22 (2.72%) Ansible
5 22 (2.72%) SCVMM
5 22 (2.72%) vCenter Server
6 20 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (2.23%) Microsoft Clustering
8 17 (2.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 17 (2.10%) Puppet
9 11 (1.36%) Salt
10 9 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (0.99%) SCOrch
12 7 (0.87%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.87%) ThinApp
13 6 (0.74%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.62%) MOM
14 5 (0.62%) QRadar
15 4 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 523 (64.73%) Microsoft
2 272 (33.66%) Citrix
3 195 (24.13%) Cisco
4 129 (15.97%) NetApp
5 96 (11.88%) HP
6 81 (10.02%) Veeam
7 63 (7.80%) EMC
8 60 (7.43%) Dell
9 53 (6.56%) Juniper
10 40 (4.95%) EqualLogic
11 36 (4.46%) CheckPoint
12 33 (4.08%) Sophos
13 32 (3.96%) Oracle
14 31 (3.84%) F5
15 30 (3.71%) IBM
15 30 (3.71%) Symantec
16 29 (3.59%) SolarWinds
17 28 (3.47%) BMC
17 28 (3.47%) Red Hat
18 24 (2.97%) 3PAR