Period
to 4 March 2021

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 4 March 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 > North of England
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 43 35
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware 598 854 1,243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 5.43% 5.40% 6.59%
As % of the Vendors category 14.84% 13.33% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 646 782 1,166
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,550 £27,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 4,029 6,408 8,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 36.56% 40.54% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,275 4,921 6,565
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
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 4 March 2021.

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 4 March 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
North West +1 327 £45,000 +11.80% 91
Yorkshire -11 207 £40,000 -5.88% 51
North East +35 64 £40,000 - 16
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 North of England region with a requirement for VMware.

1 420 (70.23%) Windows
2 363 (60.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 310 (51.84%) Azure
4 296 (49.50%) Microsoft
5 294 (49.16%) Active Directory
6 289 (48.33%) Windows Server
7 255 (42.64%) Microsoft 365
8 250 (41.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 175 (29.26%) Hyper-V
10 165 (27.59%) DNS
11 161 (26.92%) Firewall
12 142 (23.75%) Cisco
13 139 (23.24%) PowerShell
14 133 (22.24%) AWS
15 119 (19.90%) SAN
16 115 (19.23%) Linux
17 104 (17.39%) WAN
18 102 (17.06%) Citrix
19 101 (16.89%) DHCP
20 93 (15.55%) LAN
21 89 (14.88%) DevOps
22 82 (13.71%) Veeam
23 78 (13.04%) MS Exchange
24 76 (12.71%) Windows Server 2016
25 75 (12.54%) ITIL
25 75 (12.54%) Windows Server 2012
26 73 (12.21%) SQL Server
27 71 (11.87%) SQL
27 71 (11.87%) Disaster Recovery
27 71 (11.87%) Migration

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 78 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 49 (8.19%) IIS
3 41 (6.86%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.68%) Apache
4 22 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.17%) Confluence
7 7 (1.17%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.00%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.50%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.33%) DNN
10 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.33%) nginx
10 2 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.17%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) BASE24
1 1 (0.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 310 (51.84%) Azure
2 255 (42.64%) Microsoft 365
3 133 (22.24%) AWS
4 42 (7.02%) Azure Active Directory
5 32 (5.35%) IaaS
6 28 (4.68%) SaaS
7 17 (2.84%) GCP
7 17 (2.84%) OneDrive
8 16 (2.68%) PaaS
9 14 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (2.34%) Mimecast
10 8 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (1.00%) CloudFront
11 6 (1.00%) Route 53
12 5 (0.84%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.67%) Power Platform
14 3 (0.50%) Amazon EKS
14 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 165 (27.59%) DNS
2 161 (26.92%) Firewall
3 119 (19.90%) SAN
4 104 (17.39%) WAN
5 101 (16.89%) DHCP
6 93 (15.55%) LAN
7 60 (10.03%) TCP/IP
8 52 (8.70%) VLAN
9 43 (7.19%) VoIP
10 39 (6.52%) VPN
11 34 (5.69%) Wi-Fi
12 32 (5.35%) Network Security
13 30 (5.02%) NAS
13 30 (5.02%) VSAN
14 28 (4.68%) Wireless
15 27 (4.52%) Remote Desktop
16 23 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (3.68%) MPLS
18 16 (2.68%) Skype
19 15 (2.51%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.01%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (2.68%) MySQL
4 8 (1.34%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.84%) Big Data
7 4 (0.67%) Power BI
8 3 (0.50%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.33%) Redis
10 1 (0.17%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (2.84%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.51%) JIRA
3 11 (1.84%) Subversion
4 9 (1.51%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.67%) Bitbucket
6 4 (0.67%) GitLab
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.17%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.17%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (6.86%) Finance
2 29 (4.85%) Law
3 14 (2.34%) Marketing
4 11 (1.84%) Automotive
4 11 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.67%) Retail
6 9 (1.51%) Back Office
6 9 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.17%) Legal
7 7 (1.17%) Public Sector
8 6 (1.00%) Banking
9 4 (0.67%) Local Government
10 3 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.33%) Housing Association
11 2 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 212 (35.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 62 (10.37%) Analyst
2 62 (10.37%) IT Engineer
3 42 (7.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 41 (6.86%) Consultant
4 41 (6.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 38 (6.35%) Network Engineer
6 37 (6.19%) Support Engineer
7 35 (5.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 34 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
9 32 (5.35%) Administrator
9 32 (5.35%) Azure Engineer
10 31 (5.18%) Systems Engineer
11 30 (5.02%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 29 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
13 28 (4.68%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
14 27 (4.52%) IT Support
15 26 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 25 (4.18%) Support Analyst
16 25 (4.18%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.69%) Web Services
2 13 (2.17%) YAML
3 10 (1.67%) .NET
4 7 (1.17%) SAML
5 5 (0.84%) REST
6 4 (0.67%) CSS
6 4 (0.67%) Django
6 4 (0.67%) Flask
6 4 (0.67%) HTML
6 4 (0.67%) JSON
7 3 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.33%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.33%) COM
8 2 (0.33%) COM+
8 2 (0.33%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.33%) LDAP
8 2 (0.33%) OAuth
8 2 (0.33%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Thrift
9 1 (0.17%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.03%) Data Centre
2 28 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.52%) Public Cloud
4 18 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 15 (2.51%) Private Cloud
7 14 (2.34%) Clustering
8 12 (2.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (2.01%) Replication
9 11 (1.84%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.84%) Life Science
9 11 (1.84%) Renewable Energy
10 10 (1.67%) FMCG
10 10 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.67%) User Experience
12 3 (0.50%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.50%) NHS
12 3 (0.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 420 (70.23%) Windows
2 289 (48.33%) Windows Server
3 115 (19.23%) Linux
4 76 (12.71%) Windows Server 2016
5 75 (12.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (9.53%) Windows 10
7 56 (9.36%) Windows Server 2019
8 52 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (5.52%) Windows 7
10 26 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (3.51%) Unix
12 14 (2.34%) CentOS
13 13 (2.17%) VMS
14 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (1.17%) Solaris
16 3 (0.50%) Android
16 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (41.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 89 (14.88%) DevOps
3 75 (12.54%) ITIL
4 71 (11.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 71 (11.87%) Migration
5 55 (9.20%) Configuration Management
6 51 (8.53%) Change Management
7 48 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (6.52%) Service Management
9 36 (6.02%) Project Delivery
10 31 (5.18%) Project Management
11 30 (5.02%) Infrastructure as Code
12 28 (4.68%) High Availability
12 28 (4.68%) Presales
13 24 (4.01%) Virtual Environments
14 21 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (3.18%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (3.18%) Mentoring
16 18 (3.01%) Infrastructure Automation
16 18 (3.01%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 139 (23.24%) PowerShell
2 71 (11.87%) SQL
3 59 (9.87%) Python
4 50 (8.36%) Bash Shell
5 16 (2.68%) PHP
6 9 (1.51%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.51%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.17%) C#
8 6 (1.00%) VBScript
9 5 (0.84%) Bourne shell
9 5 (0.84%) C
9 5 (0.84%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.67%) Perl
10 4 (0.67%) VB
11 3 (0.50%) Java
11 3 (0.50%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.17%) AWK
12 1 (0.17%) C++
12 1 (0.17%) Jython
12 1 (0.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (6.86%) Degree
1 41 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (4.35%) CCNA
4 23 (3.85%) RHCE
5 22 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (3.01%) MCSE
7 17 (2.84%) CCNP
8 16 (2.68%) Security Cleared
9 15 (2.51%) MCP
9 15 (2.51%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.84%) GIAC
11 10 (1.67%) MCSA
12 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 8 (1.34%) SSCP
13 7 (1.17%) CCIE
14 6 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (1.00%) DBS Check
15 5 (0.84%) CCIE Routing and Switching
16 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.70%) SLA
2 11 (1.84%) GDPR
3 10 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.00%) OpenSCAP
4 6 (1.00%) PMO
5 5 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.33%) QA
7 1 (0.17%) NIST
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 363 (60.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 294 (49.16%) Active Directory
3 175 (29.26%) Hyper-V
4 64 (10.70%) vSphere
5 41 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
6 34 (5.69%) Docker
7 29 (4.85%) VMware NSX
8 26 (4.35%) XenApp
9 17 (2.84%) XenDesktop
10 16 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
11 15 (2.51%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (1.67%) vCloud
13 7 (1.17%) VMware Server
14 6 (1.00%) KVM
15 4 (0.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 3 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 3 (0.50%) Xen
17 2 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
17 2 (0.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 70 (11.71%) SCCM
2 63 (10.54%) Ansible
3 42 (7.02%) Terraform
4 34 (5.69%) Puppet
5 32 (5.35%) Kubernetes
6 30 (5.02%) SCOM
7 25 (4.18%) vCenter Server
7 25 (4.18%) WSUS
8 18 (3.01%) vRealize
9 16 (2.68%) Nagios
9 16 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (2.51%) McAfee ePO
11 14 (2.34%) NetBackup
12 13 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
13 10 (1.67%) FortiGate
13 10 (1.67%) SCVMM
14 9 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
14 9 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
15 8 (1.34%) Red Hat Satellite
15 8 (1.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 296 (49.50%) Microsoft
2 142 (23.75%) Cisco
3 102 (17.06%) Citrix
4 82 (13.71%) Veeam
5 56 (9.36%) HP
6 52 (8.70%) EMC
7 49 (8.19%) NetApp
8 44 (7.36%) Dell
8 44 (7.36%) SolarWinds
9 34 (5.69%) Red Hat
10 23 (3.85%) Oracle
11 20 (3.34%) IBM
12 18 (3.01%) McAfee
12 18 (3.01%) SonicWALL
13 17 (2.84%) Symantec
14 15 (2.51%) Dell Compellent
14 15 (2.51%) Google
15 14 (2.34%) Juniper
15 14 (2.34%) Sophos
15 14 (2.34%) Zerto