Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 45 43
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 833 785 1,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.95% 5.08% 5.35%
As % of the Vendors category 12.32% 11.89% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 659 691 790
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £61,250
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 6,762 6,602 8,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 48.28% 42.75% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5,136 5,159 6,370
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,950 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £61,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +20 589 £40,000 +9.59% 65
East Midlands +1 249 £39,817 -0.46% 44
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 593 (71.19%) Windows
2 533 (63.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 464 (55.70%) Microsoft
4 424 (50.90%) Active Directory
5 395 (47.42%) Windows Server
6 258 (30.97%) Citrix
7 255 (30.61%) Firewall
8 248 (29.77%) Hyper-V
9 247 (29.65%) Data Centre
10 240 (28.81%) Office 365
11 234 (28.09%) Cisco
12 233 (27.97%) ITIL
13 229 (27.49%) MS Exchange
14 219 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
15 211 (25.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 179 (21.49%) WAN
17 176 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 174 (20.89%) Linux
19 168 (20.17%) SQL Server
20 159 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
21 158 (18.97%) SQL
22 156 (18.73%) LAN
23 155 (18.61%) SAN
24 148 (17.77%) DNS
25 142 (17.05%) HP
25 142 (17.05%) MCSE
26 137 (16.45%) SCCM
26 137 (16.45%) Self-Motivation
27 135 (16.21%) PowerShell
28 133 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008

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
1 229 (27.49%) MS Exchange
2 82 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 45 (5.40%) SharePoint
5 36 (4.32%) IIS
6 24 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (2.40%) Apache
8 16 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (1.92%) Skype for Business
9 15 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.08%) JBoss
11 7 (0.84%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.72%) Anypoint
12 6 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.60%) CloudStack
13 5 (0.60%) Site Server
13 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.48%) Confluence
15 3 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 108 (12.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.12%) CATIA
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.12%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 240 (28.81%) Office 365
2 219 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (5.76%) IaaS
5 45 (5.40%) PaaS
6 32 (3.84%) Azure Active Directory
7 24 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (2.16%) SaaS
9 12 (1.44%) CloudFront
9 12 (1.44%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.96%) IBM Cloud
11 7 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.60%) G Suite
13 4 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.36%) IBM PureFlex
14 3 (0.36%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.36%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 255 (30.61%) Firewall
2 179 (21.49%) WAN
3 156 (18.73%) LAN
4 155 (18.61%) SAN
5 148 (17.77%) DNS
6 113 (13.57%) DHCP
7 75 (9.00%) VLAN
8 70 (8.40%) TCP/IP
9 60 (7.20%) VoIP
10 53 (6.36%) Remote Desktop
11 52 (6.24%) VPN
12 48 (5.76%) Wireless
13 45 (5.40%) IPsec
14 35 (4.20%) SSL
15 28 (3.36%) MPLS
16 27 (3.24%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (2.64%) NAS
17 22 (2.64%) NetScaler
18 21 (2.52%) Internet
18 21 (2.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.80%) MySQL
3 23 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
6 14 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 12 (1.44%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.84%) Cognos Impromptu
10 7 (0.84%) DB2
11 6 (0.72%) DTS
11 6 (0.72%) EDRMS
11 6 (0.72%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.72%) SAP HANA
11 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (4.92%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.44%) GoCD
4 8 (0.96%) MSI
4 8 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (0.84%) WiX
6 6 (0.72%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.48%) JIRA
9 3 (0.36%) Ant
9 3 (0.36%) Maven
9 3 (0.36%) Selenium
10 2 (0.24%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.24%) DbUnit
10 2 (0.24%) Hudson
10 2 (0.24%) JUnit
10 2 (0.24%) NeoLoad
10 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (11.88%) Finance
2 30 (3.60%) Retail
3 26 (3.12%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.76%) Publishing
5 21 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.56%) Games
7 10 (1.20%) Law
7 10 (1.20%) Marketing
8 8 (0.96%) Banking
8 8 (0.96%) Legal
9 6 (0.72%) Advertising
9 6 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.60%) Automotive
10 5 (0.60%) Back Office
11 2 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) German Language
12 1 (0.12%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.12%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 163 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 100 (12.00%) Analyst
3 81 (9.72%) IT Engineer
4 75 (9.00%) Architect
5 70 (8.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 67 (8.04%) IT Support
6 67 (8.04%) Support Engineer
7 58 (6.96%) Consultant
8 55 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support
8 55 (6.60%) Support Analyst
9 46 (5.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 45 (5.40%) Systems Engineer
11 44 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
12 42 (5.04%) Administrator
12 42 (5.04%) Infrastructure Support
12 42 (5.04%) Technical Engineer
13 37 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 35 (4.20%) SCCM Engineer
15 34 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 32 (3.84%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.00%) Web Services
2 19 (2.28%) .NET
3 17 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
4 14 (1.68%) LDAP
5 13 (1.56%) HTML
6 11 (1.32%) CSS
6 11 (1.32%) WSH
7 9 (1.08%) AngularJS
8 8 (0.96%) COM
8 8 (0.96%) WCF
9 7 (0.84%) .NET Framework
9 7 (0.84%) Angular 2
9 7 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (0.84%) Dapper ORM
9 7 (0.84%) Entity Framework
9 7 (0.84%) MFC
9 7 (0.84%) NHibernate
9 7 (0.84%) WPF
10 6 (0.72%) Node.js
11 5 (0.60%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 247 (29.65%) Data Centre
2 137 (16.45%) Self-Motivation
3 97 (11.64%) Computer Science
4 47 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.80%) Management Information System
6 33 (3.96%) Public Cloud
7 32 (3.84%) CMDB
8 27 (3.24%) Driving Licence
9 20 (2.40%) Clustering
10 19 (2.28%) User Experience
11 18 (2.16%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.56%) FlexPod
12 13 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
12 13 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (1.44%) Fat Client
13 12 (1.44%) Thin Client
14 9 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (1.08%) PKI
15 8 (0.96%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 593 (71.19%) Windows
2 395 (47.42%) Windows Server
3 174 (20.89%) Linux
4 159 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 133 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 113 (13.57%) Windows 10
7 110 (13.21%) Windows 7
8 78 (9.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 47 (5.64%) Windows 8
11 29 (3.48%) Unix
12 26 (3.12%) Windows XP
13 20 (2.40%) Ubuntu
14 18 (2.16%) SUSE
15 17 (2.04%) CentOS
16 13 (1.56%) Mac OS
17 12 (1.44%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.96%) AIX
19 5 (0.60%) Windows Vista
20 4 (0.48%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (27.97%) ITIL
2 211 (25.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 114 (13.69%) Project Management
4 110 (13.21%) Service Delivery
5 106 (12.73%) Presales
6 96 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
7 88 (10.56%) PRINCE2
8 83 (9.96%) Software Engineering
9 67 (8.04%) Service Management
10 62 (7.44%) Root Cause Analysis
11 61 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 61 (7.32%) ITIL V3
12 60 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (7.20%) Incident Management
13 55 (6.60%) Load Balancing
14 53 (6.36%) Line Management
15 50 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 49 (5.88%) IT Strategy
16 49 (5.88%) Migration
17 47 (5.64%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 158 (18.97%) SQL
2 135 (16.21%) PowerShell
3 53 (6.36%) VBScript
4 52 (6.24%) Bash Shell
5 41 (4.92%) Python
6 28 (3.36%) Java
7 21 (2.52%) JavaScript
8 19 (2.28%) VB
9 14 (1.68%) C#
9 14 (1.68%) Ruby
10 12 (1.44%) Jython
11 10 (1.20%) Go
12 8 (0.96%) Perl
13 7 (0.84%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.72%) Korn
15 4 (0.48%) C++
15 4 (0.48%) PHP
15 4 (0.48%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.48%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 176 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 142 (17.05%) MCSE
3 130 (15.61%) Degree
4 96 (11.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 84 (10.08%) MCSA
6 83 (9.96%) Cisco Certification
7 82 (9.84%) MCP
8 51 (6.12%) CCNP
9 49 (5.88%) CCNA
10 39 (4.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 38 (4.56%) MCITP
12 30 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (3.48%) ISEB
14 24 (2.88%) CISSP
14 24 (2.88%) PMI Certification
14 24 (2.88%) PMP
15 22 (2.64%) CompTIA Security+
16 20 (2.40%) CEH
17 15 (1.80%) CCIE
18 13 (1.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (11.76%) SLA
2 81 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (3.00%) GDPR
4 21 (2.52%) COBIT
5 20 (2.40%) GPG13
6 19 (2.28%) Cyber Essentials
7 14 (1.68%) PCI DSS
8 10 (1.20%) QA
9 6 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.60%) GCP
10 5 (0.60%) PMO
11 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 533 (63.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 424 (50.90%) Active Directory
3 248 (29.77%) Hyper-V
4 116 (13.93%) VMware ESXi
5 111 (13.33%) vSphere
6 79 (9.48%) XenApp
7 64 (7.68%) XenDesktop
8 46 (5.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 35 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (3.60%) Docker
11 22 (2.64%) Virtual Desktop
12 21 (2.52%) VMware NSX
13 19 (2.28%) Firmware
14 17 (2.04%) Terminal Services
15 14 (1.68%) Xen
16 13 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
17 12 (1.44%) VMware Server
18 10 (1.20%) BitLocker
18 10 (1.20%) XenServer
19 9 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 137 (16.45%) SCCM
2 57 (6.84%) SCVMM
3 41 (4.92%) Puppet
4 40 (4.80%) WSUS
5 34 (4.08%) Ansible
6 32 (3.84%) vCenter Server
7 24 (2.88%) Kubernetes
7 24 (2.88%) Microsoft Intune
8 23 (2.76%) Nagios
8 23 (2.76%) SCSM
9 19 (2.28%) SCOrch
10 18 (2.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 18 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
10 18 (2.16%) vMotion
11 17 (2.04%) logstash
11 17 (2.04%) SCDPM
12 16 (1.92%) Kibana
12 16 (1.92%) QRadar
12 16 (1.92%) SCOM
12 16 (1.92%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 464 (55.70%) Microsoft
2 258 (30.97%) Citrix
3 234 (28.09%) Cisco
4 142 (17.05%) HP
5 120 (14.41%) NetApp
6 71 (8.52%) CheckPoint
7 57 (6.84%) SolarWinds
8 55 (6.60%) Veeam
9 52 (6.24%) Red Hat
10 46 (5.52%) F5
11 43 (5.16%) Dell
12 40 (4.80%) Juniper
13 39 (4.68%) EMC
14 37 (4.44%) McAfee
15 35 (4.20%) Meraki
15 35 (4.20%) Sophos
16 34 (4.08%) Fortinet
17 28 (3.36%) Oracle
18 24 (2.88%) BMC
18 24 (2.88%) IBM