Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1055 1104 1076
Rank change year-on-year +49 -28 +36
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 101 87 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.049% 0.088%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.38% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 100 78 154
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,975 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +2.74% +1.39%

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 24,514 22,840 24,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.72% 12.93% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20,029 19,218 20,443
UK median annual salary £49,039 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 15 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 22 September 2018. 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 +61 97 £46,500 +6.29% 8
UK excluding London +28 61 £32,500 -13.33% 3
London +42 40 £55,000 +8.91% 5
North of England +37 23 £32,500 - 1
South West +20 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Midlands +41 12 £29,500 -15.71%
Yorkshire +47 11 £47,500 - 1
North West +10 11 £24,000 -26.15%
East Midlands +12 10 £29,000 -17.14%
South East +2 6 £30,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +13 3 £42,500 +11.84%
Wales +10 3 £40,210 +11.33%
West Midlands +36 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Scotland -6 1 £28,500 -26.45%
North East - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 81 (80.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (55.45%) Windows
4 48 (47.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 37 (36.63%) Cisco
6 36 (35.64%) WAN
6 36 (35.64%) Active Directory
7 34 (33.66%) Windows Server
8 31 (30.69%) Amazon AWS
9 29 (28.71%) SolarWinds
9 29 (28.71%) VPN
9 29 (28.71%) Linux
10 28 (27.72%) Data Centre
11 27 (26.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 26 (25.74%) CCNP
12 26 (25.74%) CCNA
12 26 (25.74%) Cisco Certification
12 26 (25.74%) Meraki
13 25 (24.75%) Cisco Prime
13 25 (24.75%) Wireless
13 25 (24.75%) Nagios
13 25 (24.75%) MPLS
13 25 (24.75%) VPLS
13 25 (24.75%) Network Management
14 23 (22.77%) Network Load Balancing
14 23 (22.77%) NetApp
15 22 (21.78%) F5
16 21 (20.79%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (20.79%) EMC

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 21 (20.79%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.95%) Apache
4 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.96%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.98%) IIS
6 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.99%) CMS
7 1 (0.99%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.99%) JBoss
7 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (30.69%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (17.82%) Office 365
3 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (9.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (9.90%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (9.90%) Amazon S3
5 6 (5.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.94%) IaaS
6 5 (4.95%) G Suite
7 4 (3.96%) SaaS
8 2 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (35.64%) WAN
2 29 (28.71%) VPN
3 27 (26.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 25 (24.75%) MPLS
4 25 (24.75%) VPLS
4 25 (24.75%) Wireless
5 21 (20.79%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (15.84%) DNS
7 15 (14.85%) DHCP
8 14 (13.86%) Firewall
8 14 (13.86%) SAN
9 13 (12.87%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (9.90%) Network Security
10 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
11 8 (7.92%) LAN
11 8 (7.92%) VLAN
12 6 (5.94%) Unified Communications
13 4 (3.96%) FTP
13 4 (3.96%) VoIP
13 4 (3.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.97%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Retail
3 2 (1.98%) Law
3 2 (1.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Project Engineer
2 25 (24.75%) Cisco Engineer
2 25 (24.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 25 (24.75%) Network Engineer
3 19 (18.81%) VMware Engineer
4 16 (15.84%) Server Engineer
5 15 (14.85%) IT Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) AWS Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) Wireless Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 12 (11.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (9.90%) Operations Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) IT Manager
10 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (5.94%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (5.94%) Desktop Support
11 6 (5.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) Web Services
2 3 (2.97%) .NET
3 1 (0.99%) JMS
3 1 (0.99%) JSON
3 1 (0.99%) LDAP
3 1 (0.99%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.99%) REST
3 1 (0.99%) SOAP
3 1 (0.99%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.99%) XML
3 1 (0.99%) XSD
3 1 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.72%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.93%) Driving Licence
3 5 (4.95%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.96%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.97%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.98%) Clustering
6 2 (1.98%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.99%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (55.45%) Windows
2 34 (33.66%) Windows Server
3 29 (28.71%) Linux
4 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.93%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.95%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.95%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.98%) Android
10 2 (1.98%) CentOS
10 2 (1.98%) Debian
10 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.99%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.99%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.99%) Solaris
11 1 (0.99%) Unix
11 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.52%) Server Virtualisation
2 25 (24.75%) Network Management
3 23 (22.77%) Network Load Balancing
4 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.85%) ITIL
6 14 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (13.86%) Task Automation
7 13 (12.87%) DevOps
7 13 (12.87%) Service Delivery
8 10 (9.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.90%) Security Monitoring
9 8 (7.92%) Data Management
10 6 (5.94%) Break/Fix
10 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.94%) ITSM
10 6 (5.94%) Server Building
10 6 (5.94%) Server Management
11 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.95%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.84%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.88%) Bash Shell
2 12 (11.88%) Python
2 12 (11.88%) Ruby
3 3 (2.97%) SQL
4 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.99%) C#
5 1 (0.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) CCNA
1 26 (25.74%) CCNP
1 26 (25.74%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.99%) MCP
3 1 (0.99%) MCSE
3 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (80.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (35.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.90%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.95%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (4.95%) vSphere
5 4 (3.96%) Firmware
5 4 (3.96%) GPFS
5 4 (3.96%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (2.97%) DFS Replication
6 3 (2.97%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.98%) KVM
7 2 (1.98%) XenApp
8 1 (0.99%) iptables
8 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (24.75%) Cisco Prime
1 25 (24.75%) Nagios
2 15 (14.85%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (14.85%) Puppet
3 5 (4.95%) SCCM
3 5 (4.95%) SCOM
4 4 (3.96%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Ansible
6 2 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.99%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.99%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.99%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.99%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (36.63%) Cisco
3 29 (28.71%) SolarWinds
4 26 (25.74%) Meraki
5 23 (22.77%) NetApp
6 22 (21.78%) F5
7 21 (20.79%) EMC
8 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.91%) Citrix
9 9 (8.91%) Dell
10 8 (7.92%) HP
11 6 (5.94%) Google
11 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.96%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (3.96%) Ivanti
13 3 (2.97%) Apple
13 3 (2.97%) Aruba
13 3 (2.97%) Hitachi
13 3 (2.97%) Mitel
13 3 (2.97%) Riverbed