Period
to 11 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 11 July 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 > North of England
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 37 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 582 1,240 1,299
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 5.56% 6.33% 5.36%
As % of the Vendors category 14.14% 14.69% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 528 1,113 1,150
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,600 £61,250
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 North of England.

All Vendors
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,117 8,441 10,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 39.34% 43.08% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,241 6,198 8,932
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £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 North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the North of England

VMware
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the North of England.

Salary trend for VMware in the North of England

VMware
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the North of England over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware in the North of England

VMware
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the North of England region over the 6 months to 11 July 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
North West -2 302 £47,500 +25.00% 48
Yorkshire -2 227 £42,500 +17.24% 26
North East +22 53 £38,000 +1.33% 4
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 North of England region with a requirement for VMware.

1 366 (62.89%) Windows
2 355 (61.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 276 (47.42%) Microsoft
4 241 (41.41%) Windows Server
5 234 (40.21%) Active Directory
6 223 (38.32%) Azure
7 192 (32.99%) Cisco
8 185 (31.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 183 (31.44%) Office 365
10 139 (23.88%) Firewall
11 133 (22.85%) ITIL
12 130 (22.34%) Hyper-V
13 129 (22.16%) Citrix
14 125 (21.48%) Linux
15 118 (20.27%) WAN
16 113 (19.42%) AWS
17 105 (18.04%) PowerShell
18 101 (17.35%) Data Centre
19 99 (17.01%) Python
19 99 (17.01%) LAN
20 98 (16.84%) Microsoft Certification
21 96 (16.49%) SQL Server
22 93 (15.98%) Puppet
23 92 (15.81%) SAN
24 89 (15.29%) DNS
24 89 (15.29%) Ansible
25 86 (14.78%) DHCP
26 82 (14.09%) MCSE
27 81 (13.92%) SQL
28 79 (13.57%) Finance

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 66 (11.34%) MS Exchange
2 43 (7.39%) SharePoint
3 42 (7.22%) IIS
4 34 (5.84%) OpenStack
5 22 (3.78%) Skype for Business
6 20 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (2.23%) Confluence
8 12 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.69%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Fuse
12 2 (0.34%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.17%) Maximo
1 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.17%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 223 (38.32%) Azure
2 183 (31.44%) Office 365
3 113 (19.42%) AWS
4 23 (3.95%) GCP
5 21 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (2.41%) SaaS
8 13 (2.23%) IaaS
9 11 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.89%) Power Platform
10 9 (1.55%) Amazon S3
10 9 (1.55%) PaaS
10 9 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (1.20%) OneDrive
12 6 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (1.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 6 (1.03%) GitHub
12 6 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
12 6 (1.03%) Slack
13 5 (0.86%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 139 (23.88%) Firewall
2 118 (20.27%) WAN
3 99 (17.01%) LAN
4 92 (15.81%) SAN
5 89 (15.29%) DNS
6 86 (14.78%) DHCP
7 53 (9.11%) VPN
8 45 (7.73%) TCP/IP
9 44 (7.56%) VoIP
10 41 (7.04%) VLAN
11 33 (5.67%) Wireless
12 25 (4.30%) Unified Communications
13 23 (3.95%) Internet
14 22 (3.78%) Network Security
15 21 (3.61%) Remote Desktop
16 20 (3.44%) iSCSI
16 20 (3.44%) Software-Defined Networking
17 18 (3.09%) Fibre Channel
17 18 (3.09%) IP Telephony
17 18 (3.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.67%) MySQL
3 21 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 11 (1.89%) MariaDB
5 11 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 11 (1.89%) Power BI
6 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (1.37%) Big Data
7 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.03%) GIS
9 5 (0.86%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (0.86%) Redis
10 4 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (7.39%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.01%) Bitbucket
3 31 (5.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 29 (4.98%) TeamCity
5 23 (3.95%) Jenkins
6 21 (3.61%) JIRA
7 12 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.20%) Subversion
10 7 (1.20%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.34%) DbUnit
11 2 (0.34%) jMock
11 2 (0.34%) JUnit
11 2 (0.34%) Maven
11 2 (0.34%) Mockito
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.34%) Selenium
11 2 (0.34%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.17%) GitLab
General
1 79 (13.57%) Finance
2 33 (5.67%) Retail
3 26 (4.47%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.75%) Law
4 16 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.41%) Local Government
5 14 (2.41%) Public Sector
6 10 (1.72%) Legal
7 7 (1.20%) Marketing
8 3 (0.52%) Billing
9 2 (0.34%) Banking
9 2 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 157 (26.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 56 (9.62%) IT Engineer
3 48 (8.25%) Analyst
4 46 (7.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 46 (7.90%) Support Engineer
5 45 (7.73%) Network Engineer
6 41 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 40 (6.87%) Administrator
8 37 (6.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 34 (5.84%) Systems Administrator
10 28 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
10 28 (4.81%) IT Support
11 26 (4.47%) Consultant
11 26 (4.47%) DevOps Engineer
12 25 (4.30%) Server Engineer
12 25 (4.30%) Technical Engineer
13 24 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 23 (3.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 23 (3.95%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.47%) Web Services
2 12 (2.06%) .NET
2 12 (2.06%) YAML
3 11 (1.89%) LAMP
4 9 (1.55%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (1.37%) HTML
5 8 (1.37%) LDAP
6 5 (0.86%) XML
7 4 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.69%) CSS
7 4 (0.69%) Middleware
8 3 (0.52%) RESTful
8 3 (0.52%) SAML
8 3 (0.52%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.34%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.34%) J2EE
9 2 (0.34%) POSIX
9 2 (0.34%) SOAP
9 2 (0.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 101 (17.35%) Data Centre
2 22 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (2.58%) Driving Licence
5 15 (2.58%) Replication
6 11 (1.89%) Life Science
6 11 (1.89%) Private Cloud
7 10 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (1.72%) Fat Client
7 10 (1.72%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.55%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.20%) User Experience
10 6 (1.03%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.03%) Clustering
10 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 366 (62.89%) Windows
2 241 (41.41%) Windows Server
3 125 (21.48%) Linux
4 76 (13.06%) Windows Server 2016
5 74 (12.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (7.56%) Windows 10
8 30 (5.15%) Unix
9 26 (4.47%) Windows Server 2019
10 21 (3.61%) Windows 7
11 19 (3.26%) CentOS
12 13 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (2.06%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.89%) FreeBSD
14 11 (1.89%) FreeNAS
15 10 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (1.72%) Windows 8
16 9 (1.55%) HPUX
17 8 (1.37%) Solaris
18 5 (0.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (31.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 133 (22.85%) ITIL
3 76 (13.06%) DevOps
4 69 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
5 64 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 53 (9.11%) Configuration Management
7 52 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (8.76%) Change Management
9 41 (7.04%) High Availability
10 39 (6.70%) Incident Management
11 36 (6.19%) Migration
12 35 (6.01%) Project Management
13 33 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (5.50%) Project Delivery
15 30 (5.15%) Problem Management
16 29 (4.98%) Mentoring
17 26 (4.47%) Open Source
17 26 (4.47%) Service Management
18 25 (4.30%) Tech Ops
19 24 (4.12%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (18.04%) PowerShell
2 99 (17.01%) Python
3 81 (13.92%) SQL
4 55 (9.45%) Bash Shell
5 20 (3.44%) C#
6 12 (2.06%) Ruby
7 11 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.89%) PHP
8 9 (1.55%) Java
9 8 (1.37%) Go
9 8 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.69%) C
10 4 (0.69%) Perl
11 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.52%) VBScript
12 2 (0.34%) AWK
12 2 (0.34%) Korn
12 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.34%) sed
13 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (16.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (14.09%) MCSE
3 71 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (10.31%) MCSA
5 57 (9.79%) CCNA
6 29 (4.98%) Degree
7 28 (4.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (4.30%) CCNP
8 25 (4.30%) Security Cleared
9 19 (3.26%) SC Cleared
10 18 (3.09%) CCIE
11 16 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (2.41%) Server+ Certification
13 12 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
14 10 (1.72%) RHCE
15 8 (1.37%) DBS Check
15 8 (1.37%) MCP
16 6 (1.03%) MCITP
17 5 (0.86%) DV Cleared
17 5 (0.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.90%) SLA
2 25 (4.30%) GDPR
3 17 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.69%) NIST
6 2 (0.34%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 355 (61.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 234 (40.21%) Active Directory
3 130 (22.34%) Hyper-V
4 64 (11.00%) VMware ESXi
5 42 (7.22%) Docker
5 42 (7.22%) vSphere
6 33 (5.67%) XenApp
7 26 (4.47%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (3.26%) VMware NSX
9 17 (2.92%) XenDesktop
10 14 (2.41%) KVM
11 13 (2.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 11 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (1.37%) VMware Server
15 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (1.20%) vCloud
16 6 (1.03%) Xen
17 2 (0.34%) DFS Replication
17 2 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 93 (15.98%) Puppet
2 89 (15.29%) Ansible
3 62 (10.65%) Terraform
4 60 (10.31%) SCCM
5 51 (8.76%) Opscode Chef
6 40 (6.87%) Kubernetes
7 26 (4.47%) Microsoft Intune
8 23 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
9 19 (3.26%) vCenter Server
10 17 (2.92%) Cisco UCCX
11 16 (2.75%) WSUS
12 11 (1.89%) Grafana
12 11 (1.89%) Proxmox
13 8 (1.37%) Cobbler
13 8 (1.37%) FortiGate
13 8 (1.37%) Tivoli
14 7 (1.20%) Backup Exec
15 6 (1.03%) Kibana
15 6 (1.03%) ZABBIX
16 5 (0.86%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 276 (47.42%) Microsoft
2 192 (32.99%) Cisco
3 129 (22.16%) Citrix
4 49 (8.42%) HP
5 43 (7.39%) Veeam
6 41 (7.04%) NetApp
7 30 (5.15%) Dell
7 30 (5.15%) EMC
7 30 (5.15%) Oracle
8 29 (4.98%) Red Hat
9 27 (4.64%) IBM
10 22 (3.78%) CheckPoint
11 20 (3.44%) Fortinet
12 19 (3.26%) Polycom
13 18 (3.09%) Juniper
14 17 (2.92%) Red Box
14 17 (2.92%) SaltStack
15 16 (2.75%) Meraki
16 15 (2.58%) Google
17 13 (2.23%) Atlassian