Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1031 1117 1042
Rank change year-on-year +86 -75 +56
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 79 57 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.033% 0.088%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 0.25% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 70 51 140
UK median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +6.67%

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 23,422 22,485 21,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.50% 13.05% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19,068 18,746 17,878
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 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 +82 76 £45,000 +5.88% 19
UK excluding London +75 57 £32,500 -13.33% 13
North of England +54 23 £32,500 +0.83% 5
London +35 22 £55,000 +10.00% 6
South East +42 15 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Yorkshire +37 12 £47,500 +47.37% 2
North West - 11 £30,250 - 2
East of England +29 7 £60,000 +118.18% 5
South West 0 6 £45,000 - 1
Midlands +33 3 £52,500 +56.72% 1
West Midlands +33 3 £52,500 +56.72%
Scotland 0 2 £28,500 -26.45%
Wales - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 79 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (84.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (62.03%) Windows
4 40 (50.63%) Cisco
5 36 (45.57%) Active Directory
6 31 (39.24%) Firewall
7 28 (35.44%) Windows Server
8 26 (32.91%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (30.38%) WAN
9 24 (30.38%) Data Centre
10 22 (27.85%) Server Virtualisation
11 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
12 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (24.05%) MS Exchange
14 18 (22.78%) Linux
14 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (21.52%) Office 365
15 17 (21.52%) LAN
15 17 (21.52%) HP
15 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (21.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 16 (20.25%) DNS
17 15 (18.99%) VPN
17 15 (18.99%) Hyper-V
18 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (17.72%) SAN
18 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
19 13 (16.46%) DHCP
19 13 (16.46%) Python
19 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification

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 19 (24.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
3 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (8.86%) Skype for Business
5 6 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (7.59%) CMS
5 6 (7.59%) Commerce Server
6 5 (6.33%) Apache
7 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (5.06%) nginx
7 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.91%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (21.52%) Office 365
3 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (12.66%) SaaS
5 8 (10.13%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (10.13%) Amazon S3
6 6 (7.59%) IaaS
7 4 (5.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (5.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (5.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (5.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (5.06%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (5.06%) CloudFront
7 4 (5.06%) GitHub
7 4 (5.06%) Route 53
7 4 (5.06%) Serverless
7 4 (5.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.53%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.24%) Firewall
2 24 (30.38%) WAN
3 17 (21.52%) LAN
4 16 (20.25%) DNS
5 15 (18.99%) VPN
6 14 (17.72%) SAN
7 13 (16.46%) DHCP
8 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
8 10 (12.66%) VoIP
8 10 (12.66%) Wireless
9 8 (10.13%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (8.86%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (7.59%) Network Security
12 5 (6.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (6.33%) Junos
12 5 (6.33%) VLAN
13 4 (5.06%) MPLS
13 4 (5.06%) SNMP
13 4 (5.06%) VPLS
14 3 (3.80%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (5.06%) Big Data
3 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (5.06%) Cucumber
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.06%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (5.06%) Subversion
1 4 (5.06%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Law
3 2 (2.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (16.46%) Server Engineer
2 12 (15.19%) Network Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) IT Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) IT Support
7 7 (8.86%) Field Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Project Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) J2EE
2 4 (5.06%) Node.js
3 3 (3.80%) LAMP
4 2 (2.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.92%) Driving Licence
3 7 (8.86%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.86%) HP Storage
4 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.06%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (1.27%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) PMI
6 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 49 (62.03%) Windows
2 28 (35.44%) Windows Server
3 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (22.78%) Linux
4 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (16.46%) Windows 7
6 9 (11.39%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.86%) CentOS
7 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.80%) Debian
8 3 (3.80%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.53%) Unix
10 1 (1.27%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Server Virtualisation
2 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (12.66%) DevOps
3 10 (12.66%) ITSM
4 9 (11.39%) Data Management
4 9 (11.39%) Network Management
5 8 (10.13%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (8.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 7 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.59%) Break/Fix
7 6 (7.59%) ITIL
7 6 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (7.59%) Task Automation
7 6 (7.59%) Web Filtering
8 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.33%) Server Building
8 5 (6.33%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) Python
2 10 (12.66%) Bash Shell
2 10 (12.66%) Ruby
3 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.33%) SQL
6 4 (5.06%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) Java
7 3 (3.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.92%) CCNP
3 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (8.86%) Degree
5 6 (7.59%) CCNA
5 6 (7.59%) MCSE
5 6 (7.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.33%) CCDP
7 1 (1.27%) MCP
7 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (84.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (45.57%) Active Directory
3 15 (18.99%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.06%) Docker
5 3 (3.80%) DFS Replication
5 3 (3.80%) iptables
5 3 (3.80%) KVM
5 3 (3.80%) NFS
5 3 (3.80%) Postfix
5 3 (3.80%) Samba
6 2 (2.53%) Firmware
6 2 (2.53%) GPFS
6 2 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.53%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.53%) vSphere
7 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) Puppet
2 10 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (10.13%) Nagios
4 7 (8.86%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (5.06%) Ansible
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (5.06%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes
5 4 (5.06%) Mesos
5 4 (5.06%) Rancher
5 4 (5.06%) Salt
5 4 (5.06%) SCCM
5 4 (5.06%) Terraform
6 3 (3.80%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.53%) SCOM
7 2 (2.53%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (50.63%) Cisco
3 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
4 17 (21.52%) HP
5 9 (11.39%) Barracuda Networks
6 8 (10.13%) EMC
7 7 (8.86%) Dell
7 7 (8.86%) Ivanti
7 7 (8.86%) Meraki
7 7 (8.86%) NetApp
7 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.86%) Remedy
8 6 (7.59%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.59%) SonicWALL
9 5 (6.33%) Citrix
9 5 (6.33%) F5
9 5 (6.33%) Juniper
9 5 (6.33%) Mitel
10 4 (5.06%) Oracle
11 3 (3.80%) Symantec