Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 42 36
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware 772 811 1,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.78% 5.41% 5.93%
As % of the Vendors category 12.30% 12.45% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 624 691 819
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £57,500
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 6,274 6,512 8,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.99% 43.46% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,720 5,182 6,241
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,500 £62,500
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +13 546 £40,000 +9.59% 96
East Midlands +3 231 £38,000 +4.11% 56
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 564 (73.06%) Windows
2 518 (67.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 443 (57.38%) Microsoft
4 394 (51.04%) Active Directory
5 371 (48.06%) Windows Server
6 279 (36.14%) Hyper-V
7 251 (32.51%) Cisco
8 237 (30.70%) Citrix
9 235 (30.44%) Firewall
10 230 (29.79%) Data Centre
11 229 (29.66%) Office 365
12 218 (28.24%) MS Exchange
13 214 (27.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 211 (27.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 209 (27.07%) ITIL
16 183 (23.70%) Microsoft Certification
17 173 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
18 166 (21.50%) DNS
19 164 (21.24%) WAN
20 158 (20.47%) Linux
21 151 (19.56%) LAN
22 150 (19.43%) HP
22 150 (19.43%) NetApp
23 148 (19.17%) MCSE
24 145 (18.78%) SCCM
25 140 (18.13%) Windows Server 2008
26 139 (18.01%) SQL Server
26 139 (18.01%) SQL
27 136 (17.62%) SAN
28 133 (17.23%) DHCP

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
1 218 (28.24%) MS Exchange
2 71 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (7.38%) SharePoint
4 48 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 25 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (2.59%) IIS
8 15 (1.94%) Apache
9 12 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (1.17%) Confluence
11 7 (0.91%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.65%) Site Server
13 4 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.52%) JBoss
14 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.26%) CloudStack
15 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 99 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 229 (29.66%) Office 365
2 211 (27.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 117 (15.16%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (5.18%) IaaS
5 34 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 26 (3.37%) PaaS
7 18 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (1.81%) Amazon S3
9 13 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 13 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (1.42%) SaaS
12 9 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (1.17%) Mimecast
13 8 (1.04%) Yammer
14 5 (0.65%) G Suite
15 4 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
16 2 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 235 (30.44%) Firewall
2 166 (21.50%) DNS
3 164 (21.24%) WAN
4 151 (19.56%) LAN
5 136 (17.62%) SAN
6 133 (17.23%) DHCP
7 84 (10.88%) VLAN
8 79 (10.23%) TCP/IP
9 53 (6.87%) VoIP
10 44 (5.70%) VPN
11 36 (4.66%) IPsec
12 34 (4.40%) Wireless
13 33 (4.27%) Remote Desktop
14 21 (2.72%) MPLS
15 20 (2.59%) SSL
16 19 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (2.33%) Internet
17 18 (2.33%) NAS
17 18 (2.33%) Skype
18 17 (2.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (18.01%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.15%) MySQL
3 18 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 12 (1.55%) DB2
5 12 (1.55%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.17%) Cognos Impromptu
8 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.52%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.39%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (2.07%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.17%) JIRA
3 8 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.39%) Ant
6 3 (0.39%) Maven
6 3 (0.39%) Selenium
6 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.26%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.26%) DbUnit
7 2 (0.26%) Gatling
7 2 (0.26%) GitLab
7 2 (0.26%) Hudson
7 2 (0.26%) JUnit
7 2 (0.26%) NeoLoad
7 2 (0.26%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.26%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.13%) gulp
General
1 72 (9.33%) Finance
2 29 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.63%) Retail
4 18 (2.33%) Publishing
5 15 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.68%) Games
7 7 (0.91%) Legal
8 6 (0.78%) Marketing
9 5 (0.65%) Automotive
9 5 (0.65%) Banking
10 4 (0.52%) Law
11 3 (0.39%) Advertising
12 2 (0.26%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 165 (21.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 106 (13.73%) Analyst
3 83 (10.75%) Architect
4 71 (9.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 71 (9.20%) IT Support
5 70 (9.07%) Support Engineer
6 58 (7.51%) IT Engineer
7 56 (7.25%) Support Analyst
8 53 (6.87%) 3rd Line Support
9 46 (5.96%) Technical Engineer
10 45 (5.83%) Infrastructure Support
11 43 (5.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 41 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
13 40 (5.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 39 (5.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 38 (4.92%) Technical Support
16 33 (4.27%) Technical Architect
17 32 (4.15%) Consultant
17 32 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
18 27 (3.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.37%) Web Services
2 9 (1.17%) .NET
2 9 (1.17%) WSH
3 8 (1.04%) JSON
3 8 (1.04%) LDAP
3 8 (1.04%) Middleware
3 8 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (0.91%) COM
4 7 (0.91%) HTML
4 7 (0.91%) REST
4 7 (0.91%) XML
5 6 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (0.78%) Kafka
5 6 (0.78%) SOAP
6 5 (0.65%) CSS
6 5 (0.65%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (0.65%) Spring
7 4 (0.52%) 802.1X
8 3 (0.39%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.39%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 230 (29.79%) Data Centre
2 115 (14.90%) Self-Motivation
3 55 (7.12%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (4.15%) Clustering
5 32 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.11%) Public Cloud
7 22 (2.85%) Driving Licence
8 21 (2.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 20 (2.59%) Private Cloud
10 18 (2.33%) CMDB
11 17 (2.20%) HP StoreVirtual
12 11 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (1.42%) Fat Client
12 11 (1.42%) Thin Client
13 8 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.04%) HP Storage
13 8 (1.04%) Replication
14 6 (0.78%) Fintech
14 6 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 564 (73.06%) Windows
2 371 (48.06%) Windows Server
3 173 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 158 (20.47%) Linux
5 140 (18.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 112 (14.51%) Windows 7
7 105 (13.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 86 (11.14%) Windows 10
9 64 (8.29%) Windows 8
10 55 (7.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (2.98%) Unix
12 21 (2.72%) CentOS
12 21 (2.72%) Windows XP
13 19 (2.46%) Ubuntu
14 15 (1.94%) Mac OS
15 14 (1.81%) Mac OS X
16 13 (1.68%) SUSE
17 3 (0.39%) Debian
17 3 (0.39%) Fedora
17 3 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (27.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 209 (27.07%) ITIL
3 110 (14.25%) Project Management
4 85 (11.01%) Presales
5 83 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
6 76 (9.84%) Service Delivery
7 74 (9.59%) Incident Management
7 74 (9.59%) Service Management
8 66 (8.55%) PRINCE2
9 62 (8.03%) Migration
10 56 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (7.25%) ITIL V3
11 54 (6.99%) Root Cause Analysis
12 51 (6.61%) Software Engineering
13 49 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
14 48 (6.22%) Line Management
15 44 (5.70%) Load Balancing
16 41 (5.31%) TOGAF
17 40 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (5.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 139 (18.01%) SQL
2 100 (12.95%) PowerShell
3 37 (4.79%) VBScript
4 34 (4.40%) Bash Shell
5 24 (3.11%) Python
6 16 (2.07%) VB
7 12 (1.55%) Java
8 10 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 8 (1.04%) C#
9 8 (1.04%) Ruby
10 7 (0.91%) Perl
11 6 (0.78%) C++
11 6 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.52%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.39%) Go
14 2 (0.26%) C
14 2 (0.26%) C-shell
14 2 (0.26%) Korn
14 2 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 183 (23.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 148 (19.17%) MCSE
3 86 (11.14%) MCSA
4 85 (11.01%) Degree
5 71 (9.20%) MCP
6 68 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
7 58 (7.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 53 (6.87%) Computer Science Degree
9 48 (6.22%) CCNA
10 39 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
11 36 (4.66%) MCITP
12 27 (3.50%) CCNP
13 25 (3.24%) CISSP
14 24 (3.11%) ISEB
15 20 (2.59%) PMI Certification
15 20 (2.59%) PMP
16 19 (2.46%) CompTIA Security+
17 18 (2.33%) CEH
18 12 (1.55%) HNC
19 11 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (9.59%) SLA
2 68 (8.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (5.70%) GDPR
4 18 (2.33%) GPG13
5 15 (1.94%) PCI DSS
6 14 (1.81%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (1.42%) COBIT
8 9 (1.17%) QA
9 6 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.52%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.13%) IASME
11 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 518 (67.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 394 (51.04%) Active Directory
3 279 (36.14%) Hyper-V
4 87 (11.27%) vSphere
5 84 (10.88%) VMware ESXi
6 49 (6.35%) XenApp
7 34 (4.40%) XenDesktop
8 22 (2.85%) Terminal Services
9 21 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (2.20%) Forefront TMG
10 17 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 14 (1.81%) Docker
11 14 (1.81%) VMware NSX
12 10 (1.30%) Firmware
12 10 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (1.30%) XenServer
13 8 (1.04%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.78%) BitLocker
14 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 145 (18.78%) SCCM
2 50 (6.48%) WSUS
3 27 (3.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 22 (2.85%) vCenter Server
5 21 (2.72%) SCVMM
6 20 (2.59%) SCOM
7 18 (2.33%) Ansible
7 18 (2.33%) Puppet
8 13 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
8 13 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (1.55%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (1.30%) QRadar
10 10 (1.30%) vMotion
10 10 (1.30%) WhatsUp Gold
11 8 (1.04%) Kubernetes
12 7 (0.91%) Backup Exec
12 7 (0.91%) CASB
12 7 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
12 7 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 443 (57.38%) Microsoft
2 251 (32.51%) Cisco
3 237 (30.70%) Citrix
4 150 (19.43%) HP
4 150 (19.43%) NetApp
5 63 (8.16%) CheckPoint
5 63 (8.16%) Dell
6 55 (7.12%) McAfee
6 55 (7.12%) Red Hat
7 46 (5.96%) SolarWinds
8 40 (5.18%) Veeam
9 36 (4.66%) Symantec
10 33 (4.27%) EMC
11 30 (3.89%) Sophos
12 26 (3.37%) F5
12 26 (3.37%) IBM
13 25 (3.24%) Oracle
14 24 (3.11%) Juniper
15 23 (2.98%) SonicWALL
16 21 (2.72%) Fortinet