Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 795 1062 1116
Rank change year-on-year +267 +54 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 43 53 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.036% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 0.21% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 87
Median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% +17.28%
10th Percentile £29,200 £31,475 £27,300
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,000 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -40.95% +40.00% +4.00%

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 13,937 25,036 25,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.67% 16.92% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11,380 20,572 20,801
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%

VMware Server
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Server.

Salary trend for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Server over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 10 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 8 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
England +260 43 £45,000 -18.18% 4
UK excluding London +244 32 £31,000 -40.95% 4
South East +161 15 £45,000 +30.43% 1
London +181 10 £63,750 +15.91%
North of England +157 8 £30,500 +1.67% 3
Yorkshire +118 7 £30,500 +1.67%
East of England +78 6 £55,000 -8.33%
South West +88 3 £31,000 -40.95%
North West +109 1 £37,500 - 3
Work from Home +61 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing VMware Server 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 with a requirement for VMware Server.

1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (76.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (53.49%) Active Directory
4 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
4 20 (46.51%) Windows
5 19 (44.19%) LAN
5 19 (44.19%) Firewall
6 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
7 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
8 15 (34.88%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (34.88%) DNS
9 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
9 14 (32.56%) Office 365
10 13 (30.23%) SCCM
10 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
10 13 (30.23%) DHCP
11 12 (27.91%) Cisco
11 12 (27.91%) VB
11 12 (27.91%) Virtual Environments
12 10 (23.26%) Data Protection
12 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
12 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
12 10 (23.26%) CMDB
12 10 (23.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 10 (23.26%) WSUS
12 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (23.26%) Software Distribution
12 10 (23.26%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Excel

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 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) Office 365
2 9 (20.93%) Azure
3 6 (13.95%) AWS
4 5 (11.63%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) Firewall
1 19 (44.19%) LAN
2 15 (34.88%) DNS
3 13 (30.23%) DHCP
4 10 (23.26%) WLAN
5 9 (20.93%) VoIP
5 9 (20.93%) WAN
6 8 (18.60%) SAN
6 8 (18.60%) VPN
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (13.95%) Junos
7 6 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (11.63%) MPLS
9 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
10 3 (6.98%) IPv4
10 3 (6.98%) NAS
10 3 (6.98%) VLAN
11 1 (2.33%) Internet
11 1 (2.33%) Network Security
11 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 11 (25.58%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) IT Support
2 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) IT Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Migration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) CMDB
1 10 (23.26%) Driving Licence
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.26%) Windows 10
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.30%) Linux
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (4.65%) Debian
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Virtual Environments
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) Data Protection
2 10 (23.26%) Patch Management
2 10 (23.26%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 10 (23.26%) Server Patching
2 10 (23.26%) Software Distribution
3 9 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (18.60%) Change Management
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (13.95%) Migration
5 6 (13.95%) Network Management
6 2 (4.65%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (4.65%) Hardware Maintenance
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Transition
6 2 (4.65%) Project Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Server Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (4.65%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
2 12 (27.91%) VB
3 2 (4.65%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.95%) CCDP
3 6 (13.95%) CCNP
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.95%) MCSA
4 5 (11.63%) MCSE
5 3 (6.98%) HND
6 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (76.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (53.49%) Active Directory
3 15 (34.88%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
5 10 (23.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (23.26%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (11.63%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.65%) NFS
7 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCCM
2 10 (23.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 10 (23.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.91%) Cisco
4 8 (18.60%) Juniper
4 8 (18.60%) Veeam
5 5 (11.63%) Symantec
6 3 (6.98%) Dell
6 3 (6.98%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.98%) Palo Alto
6 3 (6.98%) Sage
7 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
7 2 (4.65%) Sophos
8 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix
8 1 (2.33%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) Isilon
8 1 (2.33%) Nasuni