Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VMware Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Server over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1095 1068 1078
Rank change year-on-year -27 +10 +65
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 82 173 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.72% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 76 156 194
UK median annual salary £38,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMware Server is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22878 23937 24840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.08% 12.47% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19272 20159 20679
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%

VMware Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VMware Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Server.

Salary trend for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Server over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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
England -34 77 £38,000 -15.56% 4
UK excluding London +21 49 £37,500 - 2
London -38 32 £54,000 +8.00% 2
South East +62 16 £37,500 -6.25%
North of England -17 12 £32,500 -10.96% 1
North West -10 10 £32,500 -13.33% 1
South West +19 8 £42,500 +36.00%
Midlands +39 7 £35,000 +1.45% 1
West Midlands +30 4 £33,621 +22.26% 1
Scotland - 4 £38,750 -
East Midlands +42 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +16 2 - -
East of England +9 2 £38,000 -36.13%

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VMware Server.

1 82 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (79.27%) Windows
3 63 (76.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 38 (46.34%) Cisco
6 35 (42.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (37.80%) Microsoft
7 31 (37.80%) MS Exchange
8 27 (32.93%) Windows Server
9 25 (30.49%) Firewall
10 22 (26.83%) SQL
11 21 (25.61%) NetApp
12 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (21.95%) SAN
14 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
15 16 (19.51%) WAN
16 15 (18.29%) VoIP
17 14 (17.07%) Mitel
17 14 (17.07%) Linux
17 14 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
17 14 (17.07%) Infrastructure Management
18 13 (15.85%) ITIL
19 12 (14.63%) Finance
19 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
20 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
20 11 (13.41%) CCNA
21 10 (12.20%) People Management
21 10 (12.20%) SolarWinds

VMware Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (37.80%) MS Exchange
2 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.22%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) IIS
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (1.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.76%) Office 365
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.66%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) Firewall
2 18 (21.95%) SAN
3 16 (19.51%) WAN
4 15 (18.29%) VoIP
5 9 (10.98%) VLAN
6 8 (9.76%) NAS
6 8 (9.76%) VPN
7 7 (8.54%) DNS
8 6 (7.32%) DHCP
8 6 (7.32%) LAN
8 6 (7.32%) Network Security
9 5 (6.10%) iSCSI
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (4.88%) Skype
10 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
10 4 (4.88%) Wireless
10 4 (4.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) IDOL
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.22%) SQLPlus
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.10%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) VMware Engineer
3 19 (23.17%) Server Engineer
4 15 (18.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (18.29%) Support Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Analyst
6 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Server Support
6 9 (10.98%) Support Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (8.54%) IT Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Network Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Server Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.10%) Clustering
3 5 (6.10%) Fat Client
3 5 (6.10%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.88%) iPad
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.66%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.44%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.44%) Replication
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.22%) Fintech
7 1 (1.22%) HACMP
7 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (79.27%) Windows
2 35 (42.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (32.93%) Windows Server
4 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (17.07%) Linux
6 9 (10.98%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.88%) Unix
9 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.22%) AIX
11 1 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) Infrastructure Management
2 13 (15.85%) ITIL
3 10 (12.20%) People Management
4 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 7 (8.54%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (7.32%) Change Control
6 6 (7.32%) Project Management
7 5 (6.10%) Application Virtualisation
7 5 (6.10%) Hardware Maintenance
7 5 (6.10%) Patch Management
7 5 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.10%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 4 (4.88%) ITIL V3
8 4 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.88%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (4.88%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (4.88%) Time Management
8 4 (4.88%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.44%) C
4 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.41%) CCNA
3 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.32%) CCIE
5 6 (7.32%) Degree
5 6 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.10%) CCNP
7 3 (3.66%) MCSA
7 3 (3.66%) MCSE
8 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.44%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.22%) MCP
9 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
9 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) GDPR
2 3 (3.66%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (76.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (10.98%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (8.54%) Hyper-V
7 6 (7.32%) XenApp
8 5 (6.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (6.10%) vSphere
9 4 (4.88%) DFS Replication
10 2 (2.44%) NFS
11 1 (1.22%) Docker
11 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) SCOM
2 6 (7.32%) Nagios
3 5 (6.10%) vCenter Server
4 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.88%) QRadar
4 4 (4.88%) SCCM
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (46.34%) Cisco
3 31 (37.80%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.61%) NetApp
5 14 (17.07%) Mitel
6 10 (12.20%) SolarWinds
7 9 (10.98%) Citrix
7 9 (10.98%) F5
8 6 (7.32%) EMC
9 5 (6.10%) Dell
9 5 (6.10%) iManage
9 5 (6.10%) Symantec
10 4 (4.88%) AlienVault
10 4 (4.88%) CommVault
10 4 (4.88%) LogRhythm
10 4 (4.88%) Riverbed
10 4 (4.88%) Splunk
11 3 (3.66%) Meraki
11 3 (3.66%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.66%) Veeam