Period
to 20 June 2019

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 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1041 1106 1087
Rank change year-on-year +65 -19 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 51 89 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.052% 0.060%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 80 94
UK median annual salary £53,750 £46,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.59% +11.38% -7.22%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £67,500 £64,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year +45.16% +7.64% +0.70%

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 24,066 24,690 21,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.74% 14.33% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19,728 20,033 18,116
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -

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 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 11 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 20 June 2019. 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 +73 51 £53,750 +13.16% 3
UK excluding London +56 37 £56,250 +45.16% 2
East of England +96 24 £60,000 +41.18%
London +59 12 £53,750 -2.27% 1
South East +35 7 £34,500 -13.75%
South West +11 3 £52,500 +10.53%
North of England +6 2 £30,000 +30.54% 2
Midlands +36 1 £32,500 -7.14%
West Midlands +34 1 £32,500 -23.53%
North West +22 1 - -
Yorkshire -10 1 £30,000 +36.59% 2

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (84.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (60.78%) DNS
4 30 (58.82%) Linux
5 29 (56.86%) Python
5 29 (56.86%) Bash Shell
5 29 (56.86%) Puppet
6 24 (47.06%) Degree
7 23 (45.10%) LAMP
7 23 (45.10%) Samba
7 23 (45.10%) Perl
7 23 (45.10%) Apache
7 23 (45.10%) SMTP
7 23 (45.10%) NFS
7 23 (45.10%) Internet
7 23 (45.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (45.10%) Postfix
7 23 (45.10%) iptables
7 23 (45.10%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (33.33%) Windows
9 16 (31.37%) SLA
10 15 (29.41%) Cisco
11 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
12 12 (23.53%) ITIL
13 11 (21.57%) Nagios
13 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
14 10 (19.61%) Firewall
15 9 (17.65%) Wireless
15 9 (17.65%) Server Virtualisation
15 9 (17.65%) Data Centre

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 23 (45.10%) Apache
2 5 (9.80%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.96%) IaaS
5 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) DNS
2 23 (45.10%) Internet
2 23 (45.10%) SMTP
3 10 (19.61%) Firewall
4 9 (17.65%) Wireless
5 8 (15.69%) WAN
6 6 (11.76%) SAN
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (9.80%) DHCP
7 5 (9.80%) Skype
7 5 (9.80%) VoIP
8 4 (7.84%) MPLS
8 4 (7.84%) NAS
8 4 (7.84%) VPN
9 3 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (5.88%) LAN
9 3 (5.88%) VPLS
10 2 (3.92%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (3.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.84%) Legal
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 21 (41.18%) Linux Specialist
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Project Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) LAMP
2 4 (7.84%) Django
3 2 (3.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) iPhone
4 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.96%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Linux
2 23 (45.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (33.33%) Windows
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (13.73%) Presales
3 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 5 (9.80%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (7.84%) Change Control
6 4 (7.84%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (7.84%) Network Management
6 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) Web Development
7 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.88%) Task Automation
8 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Bash Shell
1 29 (56.86%) Python
2 23 (45.10%) Perl
3 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.76%) Ruby
5 4 (7.84%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Go
7 2 (3.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Degree
2 23 (45.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (11.76%) CCNP
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.80%) RHCE
5 3 (5.88%) CCNA
6 2 (3.92%) LPIC
7 1 (1.96%) CCDP
7 1 (1.96%) MCITP
7 1 (1.96%) MCSA
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (84.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (45.10%) iptables
2 23 (45.10%) NFS
2 23 (45.10%) Postfix
2 23 (45.10%) Samba
3 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
4 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (3.92%) vSphere
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (56.86%) Puppet
2 11 (21.57%) Nagios
3 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (9.80%) Munin
4 5 (9.80%) vCenter Server
5 4 (7.84%) Ansible
6 2 (3.92%) Nessus
7 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.96%) SCCM
7 1 (1.96%) SCOM
7 1 (1.96%) SCSM
7 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (29.41%) Cisco
3 8 (15.69%) HP
4 7 (13.73%) EMC
4 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.73%) SolarWinds
5 6 (11.76%) Dell
5 6 (11.76%) Meraki
5 6 (11.76%) NetApp
6 5 (9.80%) Clearswift
6 5 (9.80%) F5
6 5 (9.80%) Veeam
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix
7 4 (7.84%) Supermicro
8 3 (5.88%) Ekahau
8 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.88%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.92%) iManage
9 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto