Period
to 17 October 2021

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 2021 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 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 36 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 665 251 804
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.33% 6.40% 7.13%
As % of the Vendors category 14.21% 13.87% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 567 212 702
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,625 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
75th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £52,313
90th Percentile £61,750 £53,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 4,680 1,810 5,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.58% 46.13% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,501 1,425 4,301
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,000 £56,513 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,700 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% +7.40% -

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 17 October 2021.

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 2021. 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 -5 418 £41,000 -3.53% 80
East Midlands +12 243 £42,500 +13.33% 70
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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.

1 440 (66.17%) Windows
2 396 (59.55%) Microsoft
3 390 (58.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 385 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 360 (54.14%) Azure
6 324 (48.72%) Windows Server
7 274 (41.20%) Microsoft 365
8 183 (27.52%) Hyper-V
9 177 (26.62%) Cisco
10 163 (24.51%) Linux
11 151 (22.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 143 (21.50%) Social Skills
13 142 (21.35%) SQL Server
14 136 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
15 132 (19.85%) Firewall
16 128 (19.25%) ITIL
17 127 (19.10%) Data Centre
18 126 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
18 126 (18.95%) DNS
19 124 (18.65%) Citrix
20 119 (17.89%) AWS
21 111 (16.69%) SQL
22 110 (16.54%) DHCP
22 110 (16.54%) LAN
23 106 (15.94%) VMware ESXi
23 106 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
24 103 (15.49%) WAN
25 101 (15.19%) vSphere
26 98 (14.74%) PowerShell
27 95 (14.29%) SAN

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 76 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 65 (9.77%) MS Exchange
3 61 (9.17%) IIS
4 11 (1.65%) OpenStack
5 10 (1.50%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.05%) OpenROAD
6 7 (1.05%) SAS
7 6 (0.90%) Confluence
7 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.15%) nginx
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (8.72%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.90%) Siemens NX
2 6 (0.90%) Solid Edge
3 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.90%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.45%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.45%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.45%) Workfront
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 360 (54.14%) Azure
2 274 (41.20%) Microsoft 365
3 119 (17.89%) AWS
4 44 (6.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 30 (4.51%) SaaS
6 19 (2.86%) IaaS
7 18 (2.71%) OneDrive
8 17 (2.56%) PaaS
8 17 (2.56%) Power Platform
9 13 (1.95%) GCP
9 13 (1.95%) Power Automate
9 13 (1.95%) PowerApps
10 11 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (1.65%) Serverless
11 7 (1.05%) Mimecast
12 6 (0.90%) Cloudflare
12 6 (0.90%) OpenDNS
13 5 (0.75%) Azure Stack
13 5 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.60%) Cohesity
Communications & Networking
1 132 (19.85%) Firewall
2 126 (18.95%) DNS
3 110 (16.54%) DHCP
3 110 (16.54%) LAN
4 103 (15.49%) WAN
5 95 (14.29%) SAN
6 55 (8.27%) TCP/IP
7 53 (7.97%) Wireless
8 47 (7.07%) VPN
9 44 (6.62%) VLAN
10 34 (5.11%) Wi-Fi
11 25 (3.76%) Internet
12 23 (3.46%) NAS
13 16 (2.41%) VoIP
14 15 (2.26%) Network Security
15 12 (1.80%) MPLS
16 11 (1.65%) SD-WAN
17 10 (1.50%) Remote Desktop
17 10 (1.50%) Skype
18 9 (1.35%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.41%) MySQL
3 15 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (2.11%) Ingres
5 11 (1.65%) Power BI
6 10 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (1.35%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.05%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.05%) VoltDB
10 5 (0.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.75%) Data Lake
10 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.60%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (1.80%) JIRA
2 11 (1.65%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.05%) GitLab
4 7 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.90%) Selenium
5 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.75%) Artifactory
6 5 (0.75%) Gradle
7 4 (0.60%) Ant
7 4 (0.60%) Appium
7 4 (0.60%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.60%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.60%) JMeter
7 4 (0.60%) Liquibase
7 4 (0.60%) Maven
7 4 (0.60%) NeoLoad
7 4 (0.60%) REST Assured
7 4 (0.60%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 143 (21.50%) Social Skills
2 51 (7.67%) Telecoms
3 43 (6.47%) Manufacturing
4 30 (4.51%) Finance
4 30 (4.51%) Public Sector
5 28 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.01%) Automotive
7 17 (2.56%) Back Office
8 16 (2.41%) Presentation Skills
9 13 (1.95%) Law
10 9 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
10 9 (1.35%) Retail
11 5 (0.75%) Police
12 4 (0.60%) Digital Economy
13 3 (0.45%) Marketing
13 3 (0.45%) Organisational Skills
14 2 (0.30%) Games
14 2 (0.30%) Influencing Skills
15 1 (0.15%) Legal
15 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 138 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 119 (17.89%) IT Engineer
3 96 (14.44%) Support Engineer
4 75 (11.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 60 (9.02%) Architect
6 59 (8.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 55 (8.27%) IT Support
8 51 (7.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 45 (6.77%) Analyst
10 40 (6.02%) VMware Engineer
11 35 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
12 33 (4.96%) Technical Architect
13 30 (4.51%) Infrastructure Architect
13 30 (4.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 29 (4.36%) Project Engineer
14 29 (4.36%) Windows Engineer
15 28 (4.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 24 (3.61%) Active Directory Engineer
16 24 (3.61%) Consultant
17 23 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.57%) Web Services
2 10 (1.50%) .NET
3 9 (1.35%) REST
3 9 (1.35%) WPF
4 7 (1.05%) Entity Framework
4 7 (1.05%) SAML
4 7 (1.05%) WCF
5 4 (0.60%) EDI
5 4 (0.60%) Kafka
6 3 (0.45%) ARM Templates
6 3 (0.45%) LDAP
6 3 (0.45%) Node.js
7 2 (0.30%) HTML
7 2 (0.30%) XMPP
8 1 (0.15%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.15%) Django
8 1 (0.15%) Flash
8 1 (0.15%) JSON
8 1 (0.15%) LAMP
8 1 (0.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 127 (19.10%) Data Centre
2 67 (10.08%) Clustering
3 58 (8.72%) Public Cloud
4 43 (6.47%) Management Information System
5 29 (4.36%) Legacy Systems
6 27 (4.06%) Replication
7 19 (2.86%) Driving Licence
8 17 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
9 15 (2.26%) PKI
10 14 (2.11%) FMCG
10 14 (2.11%) HP Storage
11 11 (1.65%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.50%) User Experience
13 9 (1.35%) Fat Client
13 9 (1.35%) Thin Client
14 8 (1.20%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Licensing
15 7 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
15 7 (1.05%) Mobile App
15 7 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 440 (66.17%) Windows
2 324 (48.72%) Windows Server
3 163 (24.51%) Linux
4 106 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 95 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 83 (12.48%) Windows Server 2019
7 70 (10.53%) Windows 10
8 49 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (5.56%) Unix
10 26 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (3.31%) Windows 7
12 15 (2.26%) CentOS
13 8 (1.20%) Android
14 7 (1.05%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.30%) AIX
16 2 (0.30%) Debian
16 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (22.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 128 (19.25%) ITIL
3 126 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
4 64 (9.62%) DevOps
5 48 (7.22%) Server Management
6 47 (7.07%) Capacity Management
6 47 (7.07%) Patch Management
7 40 (6.02%) Project Management
8 36 (5.41%) Change Management
8 36 (5.41%) Project Delivery
9 33 (4.96%) Presales
10 31 (4.66%) Cybersecurity
10 31 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 29 (4.36%) IT Strategy
11 29 (4.36%) Mentoring
12 28 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (4.21%) PRINCE2
13 27 (4.06%) Data Protection
13 27 (4.06%) Information Security
14 26 (3.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 111 (16.69%) SQL
2 98 (14.74%) PowerShell
3 24 (3.61%) Python
4 17 (2.56%) C#
5 15 (2.26%) Java
6 14 (2.11%) Bash Shell
7 11 (1.65%) C
8 10 (1.50%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.05%) Ingres ABF
9 7 (1.05%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.75%) Java 8
11 3 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.45%) Go
12 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 136 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (11.88%) MCSA
3 78 (11.73%) Security Cleared
4 71 (10.68%) MCSE
5 64 (9.62%) SC Cleared
6 58 (8.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 52 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (6.02%) CCNA
9 30 (4.51%) CCNP
9 30 (4.51%) MCP
10 24 (3.61%) DV Cleared
11 23 (3.46%) Degree
12 21 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
13 20 (3.01%) MCITP
14 15 (2.26%) VCAP
15 10 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.50%) NCSIE
16 8 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
17 7 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 6 (0.90%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.97%) SLA
2 14 (2.11%) GDPR
3 12 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.75%) QA
6 3 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 390 (58.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 385 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 183 (27.52%) Hyper-V
4 106 (15.94%) VMware ESXi
5 101 (15.19%) vSphere
6 30 (4.51%) XenApp
7 23 (3.46%) XenDesktop
8 21 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
9 18 (2.71%) Docker
10 15 (2.26%) NFS
10 15 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (1.65%) VMware NSX
12 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (1.20%) VMware Server
13 7 (1.05%) KVM
13 7 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.75%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 1 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 78 (11.73%) SCCM
2 46 (6.92%) Microsoft Clustering
3 33 (4.96%) Microsoft Intune
4 32 (4.81%) SCOM
5 29 (4.36%) Ansible
6 27 (4.06%) WSUS
7 22 (3.31%) Kubernetes
8 18 (2.71%) Backup Exec
9 17 (2.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 13 (1.95%) Single Sign-On
11 12 (1.80%) Rancher
11 12 (1.80%) vCenter Server
12 9 (1.35%) NetBackup
12 9 (1.35%) Terraform
13 8 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
13 8 (1.20%) vRealize
14 7 (1.05%) Data Guard
14 7 (1.05%) SCOrch
15 6 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 396 (59.55%) Microsoft
2 177 (26.62%) Cisco
3 124 (18.65%) Citrix
4 58 (8.72%) Veeam
5 53 (7.97%) Dell
6 42 (6.32%) NetApp
7 38 (5.71%) HP
8 34 (5.11%) Aruba
9 32 (4.81%) SolarWinds
10 25 (3.76%) Red Hat
11 24 (3.61%) Oracle
12 23 (3.46%) Meraki
13 20 (3.01%) Sophos
14 18 (2.71%) Juniper
15 17 (2.56%) EMC
16 15 (2.26%) Avaya
17 14 (2.11%) Google
17 14 (2.11%) McAfee
17 14 (2.11%) Siemens
17 14 (2.11%) SonicWALL