Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1086 1085 1056
Rank change year-on-year -1 -29 +72
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 97 179 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.43% 0.73% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 87 161 221
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +10.29% -9.33%

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

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22538 24633 25407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.74% 12.49% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19021 20881 21022
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 14 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 19 August 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 -5 90 £45,000 - 6
UK excluding London +51 57 £37,500 - 6
London -31 39 £50,500 -8.18% 1
South East +66 21 £37,500 - 2
North of England -32 12 £32,500 -10.96% 1
North West -22 11 £32,500 -13.33%
Midlands +27 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South West +2 6 £47,500 +42.86%
East Midlands - 6 £38,750 - 1
East of England -3 5 £32,750 -33.84% 1
Scotland - 4 £38,750 - 1
Wales - 2 £36,116 -
West Midlands +17 1 £55,000 +46.67%
Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 97 (100.00%) VMware
2 79 (81.44%) Windows
3 75 (77.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (46.39%) Active Directory
5 44 (45.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (42.27%) Microsoft
7 39 (40.21%) Cisco
8 37 (38.14%) Windows Server
9 36 (37.11%) MS Exchange
10 24 (24.74%) SAN
11 23 (23.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (22.68%) Firewall
13 20 (20.62%) NetApp
13 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
14 19 (19.59%) SQL
15 17 (17.53%) Linux
15 17 (17.53%) Exchange Server 2013
16 16 (16.49%) Finance
17 15 (15.46%) Mitel
17 15 (15.46%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Management
18 14 (14.43%) VMware ESXi
18 14 (14.43%) SLA
18 14 (14.43%) WAN
19 13 (13.40%) VoIP
19 13 (13.40%) ITIL
19 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
19 13 (13.40%) Hyper-V
19 13 (13.40%) SCCM
19 13 (13.40%) Virtual Servers

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 36 (37.11%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.22%) IIS
5 3 (3.09%) Apache
5 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.03%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (1.03%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (12.37%) Office 365
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.09%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.03%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.74%) SAN
2 22 (22.68%) Firewall
3 14 (14.43%) WAN
4 13 (13.40%) VoIP
5 12 (12.37%) DNS
6 11 (11.34%) DHCP
7 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
8 8 (8.25%) VPN
9 7 (7.22%) NAS
9 7 (7.22%) VLAN
9 7 (7.22%) Wireless
10 6 (6.19%) Network Security
11 5 (5.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (5.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (5.15%) WLAN
12 4 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (4.12%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (3.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (3.09%) iSCSI
13 3 (3.09%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (16.49%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Legal
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (38.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (26.80%) VMware Engineer
3 21 (21.65%) Server Engineer
4 17 (17.53%) Analyst
5 13 (13.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (13.40%) Support Engineer
6 11 (11.34%) Support Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (10.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (10.31%) Server Analyst
8 9 (9.28%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (9.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.28%) Server Support
8 9 (9.28%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 7 (7.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (6.19%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) Flash
3 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Clustering
2 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.15%) Fat Client
4 5 (5.15%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.12%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.12%) iPad
6 3 (3.09%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.09%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.06%) Replication
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) Fintech
8 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.03%) HACMP
8 1 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.03%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 79 (81.44%) Windows
2 44 (45.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (38.14%) Windows Server
4 23 (23.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (17.53%) Linux
6 10 (10.31%) Windows 10
6 10 (10.31%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.15%) Unix
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.06%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.03%) AIX
10 1 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Management
2 13 (13.40%) ITIL
3 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.31%) People Management
4 10 (10.31%) Server Virtualisation
5 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
5 9 (9.28%) Problem Management
6 8 (8.25%) Project Management
7 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.19%) Change Control
9 5 (5.15%) Application Virtualisation
9 5 (5.15%) Change Management
9 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 5 (5.15%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.15%) Network Management
9 5 (5.15%) Service Management
9 5 (5.15%) Time Management
9 5 (5.15%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (5.15%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.59%) SQL
2 9 (9.28%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.03%) C
3 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.37%) CCNA
3 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.19%) CCIE
4 6 (6.19%) Degree
4 6 (6.19%) MCSA
4 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.15%) CCNP
5 5 (5.15%) MCSE
6 3 (3.09%) CCA
6 3 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.09%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.06%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.03%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.03%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) GDPR
2 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (77.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (46.39%) Active Directory
3 14 (14.43%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (13.40%) Hyper-V
4 13 (13.40%) Virtual Servers
5 11 (11.34%) vSphere
6 7 (7.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (6.19%) XenApp
8 5 (5.15%) DFS Replication
9 3 (3.09%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.06%) NFS
10 2 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (13.40%) SCCM
2 7 (7.22%) SCOM
3 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (6.19%) Nagios
3 6 (6.19%) vCenter Server
4 5 (5.15%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (4.12%) QRadar
6 3 (3.09%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (3.09%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.09%) WSUS
7 2 (2.06%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.03%) SnapMirror
8 1 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (42.27%) Microsoft
3 39 (40.21%) Cisco
4 20 (20.62%) NetApp
5 15 (15.46%) Mitel
6 12 (12.37%) SolarWinds
7 11 (11.34%) EMC
8 9 (9.28%) Citrix
9 8 (8.25%) F5
10 7 (7.22%) Dell
11 5 (5.15%) Riverbed
12 4 (4.12%) AlienVault
12 4 (4.12%) LogRhythm
12 4 (4.12%) Splunk
13 3 (3.09%) Altiris
13 3 (3.09%) HP
13 3 (3.09%) iManage
13 3 (3.09%) Meraki
13 3 (3.09%) SonicWALL
13 3 (3.09%) Veeam