Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 953 1068 1148
Rank change year-on-year +115 +80 -89
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 53 69 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.046% 0.030%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 47
UK median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +25.00% -10.59%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £62,500 £62,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -13.75%

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 20,932 23,758 23,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.00% 15.70% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17,094 19,443 19,422
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 12 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 26 February 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 +119 53 £40,000 -15.79% 9
UK excluding London +79 43 £37,500 - 6
South East +59 20 £40,000 +23.08% 1
London +75 10 £50,000 -9.09% 3
North of England +48 8 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South West +37 6 £30,500 -26.06% 3
North West +56 5 £37,500 +23.97%
Midlands +38 5 £50,000 +17.65% 1
East of England +48 4 £42,750 -28.75%
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +30 3 £30,500 -35.79% 1
West Midlands +32 1 £44,000 +3.53%

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (69.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (58.49%) Windows
4 30 (56.60%) Firewall
5 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
6 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
7 21 (39.62%) Windows Server
8 20 (37.74%) Cisco
9 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
9 18 (33.96%) Office 365
10 17 (32.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (26.42%) PowerShell
13 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
13 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (22.64%) VPN
14 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
14 12 (22.64%) Azure
15 11 (20.75%) DNS
15 11 (20.75%) Linux
15 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
15 11 (20.75%) ITIL
15 11 (20.75%) SAN
16 10 (18.87%) HP
17 9 (16.98%) Ethernet
17 9 (16.98%) Veeam
17 9 (16.98%) Windows 10
17 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (15.09%) Nimble Storage
18 8 (15.09%) iSCSI

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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.89%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.96%) Office 365
2 12 (22.64%) Azure
3 4 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.77%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (56.60%) Firewall
2 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
3 12 (22.64%) VPN
4 11 (20.75%) DNS
4 11 (20.75%) SAN
5 9 (16.98%) Ethernet
6 8 (15.09%) DHCP
6 8 (15.09%) iSCSI
6 8 (15.09%) VLAN
7 7 (13.21%) VoIP
7 7 (13.21%) Wireless
8 6 (11.32%) Broadband
9 5 (9.43%) WAN
10 4 (7.55%) MPLS
11 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.66%) LAN
11 3 (5.66%) NAS
12 2 (3.77%) OSPF
12 2 (3.77%) VPLS
12 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Server Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Support Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) IT Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Project Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) IT Support
8 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.66%) Field Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) IT Manager
9 3 (5.66%) IT Operations Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Operations Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Windows Server
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
5 11 (20.75%) Linux
6 9 (16.98%) Windows 10
6 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.66%) CentOS
7 3 (5.66%) Debian
8 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.77%) Unix
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) ITIL
3 7 (13.21%) Migration
4 5 (9.43%) Change Management
4 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (5.66%) IT Strategy
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.66%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.77%) High Availability
7 2 (3.77%) Information Security
7 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.77%) Release Management
7 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.55%) VB
2 4 (7.55%) VBScript
3 3 (5.66%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.09%) MCSA
3 6 (11.32%) MCSE
4 5 (9.43%) HND
5 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.89%) MCP
7 1 (1.89%) MCTS
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 37 (69.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
3 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.21%) vSphere
5 6 (11.32%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (5.66%) NDS
6 3 (5.66%) NFS
6 3 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.77%) KVM
7 2 (3.77%) vCloud
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) WSUS
3 3 (5.66%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.77%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.77%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 20 (37.74%) Cisco
4 10 (18.87%) HP
5 9 (16.98%) Veeam
6 8 (15.09%) Micro Focus
6 8 (15.09%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (13.21%) Symantec
8 6 (11.32%) Juniper
9 5 (9.43%) Aruba
9 5 (9.43%) Dell
9 5 (9.43%) SonicWALL
10 4 (7.55%) Sage
11 3 (5.66%) Citrix
11 3 (5.66%) EqualLogic
11 3 (5.66%) Fujitsu
11 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
11 3 (5.66%) Sophos
12 2 (3.77%) Isilon
12 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds