Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1130 1076 1086
Rank change year-on-year -54 +10 +55
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 76 167 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.088% 0.099%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.71% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 68 145 188
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% -5.49%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,375 £62,500 £60,000
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 23355 23390 24645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.91% 12.38% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19550 19656 20561
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -70 71 £41,500 -2.35% 3
UK excluding London -12 43 £37,500 - 1
London -31 32 £50,000 +5.26% 2
South East +28 12 £37,500 -
Midlands +40 10 £34,371 +2.60%
South West +19 8 £42,500 +36.00%
West Midlands +18 7 £33,500 -2.90%
North of England -13 7 £32,500 -9.72% 1
North West -7 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Scotland -16 4 £38,750 -24.76%
East Midlands +41 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire +8 3 - -
East of England +2 2 £38,000 -41.54%

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 76 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (78.95%) Windows
3 55 (72.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (59.21%) Active Directory
5 33 (43.42%) Windows Server
6 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (39.47%) Cisco
9 28 (36.84%) Firewall
10 27 (35.53%) MS Exchange
11 22 (28.95%) SAN
12 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (25.00%) NetApp
14 17 (22.37%) WAN
15 15 (19.74%) VoIP
15 15 (19.74%) SQL
16 14 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
17 13 (17.11%) ITIL
17 13 (17.11%) Linux
18 12 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (15.79%) Office 365
18 12 (15.79%) Data Centre
19 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
19 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
19 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
19 11 (14.47%) SCOM
19 11 (14.47%) VLAN
19 11 (14.47%) DNS
20 10 (13.16%) VPN

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 27 (35.53%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.89%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (1.32%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Office 365
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.95%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.32%) Dropbox
5 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.84%) Firewall
2 22 (28.95%) SAN
3 17 (22.37%) WAN
4 15 (19.74%) VoIP
5 11 (14.47%) DNS
5 11 (14.47%) VLAN
6 10 (13.16%) DHCP
6 10 (13.16%) NAS
6 10 (13.16%) VPN
7 7 (9.21%) LAN
8 6 (7.89%) iSCSI
8 6 (7.89%) Skype
8 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
9 5 (6.58%) Network Security
9 5 (6.58%) SSL
10 4 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (5.26%) Wireless
10 4 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) IDOL
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.32%) SQLPlus
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Law
3 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.95%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Server Engineer
4 14 (18.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Analyst
5 12 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (11.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Server Support
7 8 (10.53%) IT Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
8 7 (9.21%) Network Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
9 6 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Team Leader
9 6 (7.89%) VMware Support Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 5 (6.58%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Clustering
3 4 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.26%) FlexPod
3 4 (5.26%) iPad
3 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.26%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.63%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Fintech
5 1 (1.32%) HACMP
5 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (78.95%) Windows
2 33 (43.42%) Windows Server
3 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (17.11%) Linux
6 9 (11.84%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.89%) Windows 10
8 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.32%) AIX
10 1 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) ITIL
2 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.89%) Project Management
4 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (6.58%) SIEM
5 4 (5.26%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (5.26%) Change Control
5 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 4 (5.26%) People Management
5 4 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) C
2 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.32%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.84%) CCNA
2 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.21%) Degree
5 6 (7.89%) CCIE
5 6 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.58%) CCNP
6 5 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (6.58%) MCSA
6 5 (6.58%) MCSE
7 2 (2.63%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.63%) Postgraduate
7 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.32%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.32%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) GDPR
2 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (72.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (59.21%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.84%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.89%) XenApp
7 4 (5.26%) DFS Replication
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (3.95%) vSphere
9 1 (1.32%) Docker
9 1 (1.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) SCOM
2 6 (7.89%) Nagios
3 4 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.26%) QRadar
3 4 (5.26%) SCCM
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.63%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.32%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 30 (39.47%) Cisco
4 19 (25.00%) NetApp
5 10 (13.16%) SolarWinds
6 9 (11.84%) Citrix
7 8 (10.53%) CommVault
7 8 (10.53%) Dell
7 8 (10.53%) EMC
7 8 (10.53%) F5
7 8 (10.53%) Mitel
8 7 (9.21%) iManage
9 6 (7.89%) Symantec
10 5 (6.58%) Meraki
10 5 (6.58%) Veeam
11 4 (5.26%) Brocade
11 4 (5.26%) Fortinet
11 4 (5.26%) LogRhythm
11 4 (5.26%) Riverbed
11 4 (5.26%) Splunk