Period
to 2 March 2021

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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 772 978 1044
Rank change year-on-year +206 +66 +105
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 45 53 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.044% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 51
Median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.79% +25.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +10.71%

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 13,784 20,624 23,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.29% 17.01% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11,360 17,049 19,470
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,850 £25,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

VMware Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VMware Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Server.

Salary trend for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Server over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 11 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 2 March 2021. 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 +201 45 £55,000 +37.50% 7
UK excluding London +128 24 £42,500 +13.33% 6
London +163 21 £62,000 +24.00% 2
Work from Home -113 10 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East of England +81 9 £55,000 +28.65%
North West +57 7 £37,500 - 1
North of England +54 7 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Midlands +70 6 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
South East +112 1 £60,000 +50.00% 2
South West +28 1 - -

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (64.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 24 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 22 (48.89%) Windows
6 21 (46.67%) Microsoft 365
7 18 (40.00%) Cisco
7 18 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 18 (40.00%) Azure
8 16 (35.56%) DNS
8 16 (35.56%) DHCP
8 16 (35.56%) Firewall
8 16 (35.56%) Windows Server
9 15 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (28.89%) LAN
10 13 (28.89%) WAN
11 12 (26.67%) VoIP
12 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (22.22%) Juniper
12 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (20.00%) Junos
13 9 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
14 8 (17.78%) Network Management
14 8 (17.78%) JNCIA
14 8 (17.78%) JNCIS
14 8 (17.78%) CCNP
14 8 (17.78%) CCDP
14 8 (17.78%) ITIL
14 8 (17.78%) Wi-Fi

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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft 365
2 18 (40.00%) Azure
3 5 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.22%) AWS
5 1 (2.22%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) DHCP
1 16 (35.56%) DNS
1 16 (35.56%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) LAN
2 13 (28.89%) WAN
3 12 (26.67%) VoIP
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (20.00%) Junos
6 8 (17.78%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.33%) VLAN
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.44%) HSRP
9 2 (4.44%) MPLS
9 2 (4.44%) Network Security
9 2 (4.44%) SNMP
9 2 (4.44%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (4.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Power BI
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.44%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 8 (17.78%) ITIL
4 8 (17.78%) Network Management
5 5 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) ITSM
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.44%) Change Control
8 2 (4.44%) Decision-Making
8 2 (4.44%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.44%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.44%) Release Management
8 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (4.44%) Service Management
8 2 (4.44%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VB
3 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.78%) CCDP
2 8 (17.78%) CCNP
2 8 (17.78%) JNCIA
2 8 (17.78%) JNCIS
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) CCNA
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (64.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.44%) Firmware
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
6 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (6.67%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.44%) EnCase
3 2 (4.44%) FTK
4 1 (2.22%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.00%) Cisco
4 10 (22.22%) Juniper
5 5 (11.11%) Citrix
5 5 (11.11%) Meraki
6 3 (6.67%) Veeam
7 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.44%) Dell
7 2 (4.44%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) Apple
8 1 (2.22%) Aruba
8 1 (2.22%) ConnectWise
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard