Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 624 1025 1072
Rank change year-on-year +401 +47 +62
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 63 58 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.041% 0.059%
As % of the System Software category 0.68% 0.24% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 97
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,600 £26,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £44,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +23.60% +36.92% -13.33%

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 9,234 24,256 24,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.68% 17.32% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,749 19,861 19,892
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.59% - +10.39%

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 23 September 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 10 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 23 September 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 +409 62 £55,000 +22.22% 9
UK excluding London +336 40 £55,000 +23.60% 8
London +266 21 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East of England +152 16 £55,000 -2.22% 2
South East +225 15 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North of England +193 7 £37,500 +11.11% 5
North West +139 4 £37,500 - 3
South West +125 2 £41,125 +4.11%
North East - 2 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +143 1 £22,000 -26.67% 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (71.43%) LAN
3 42 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (55.56%) Windows
5 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
6 32 (50.79%) Cisco
6 32 (50.79%) Firewall
7 31 (49.21%) WAN
7 31 (49.21%) Windows Server
8 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
9 26 (41.27%) VoIP
10 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (36.51%) Wi-Fi
11 22 (34.92%) Juniper
11 22 (34.92%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (33.33%) Network Management
12 21 (33.33%) Junos
12 21 (33.33%) CCDP
12 21 (33.33%) CCNP
13 20 (31.75%) DNS
13 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
14 19 (30.16%) DHCP
15 16 (25.40%) VMware ESXi
16 15 (23.81%) Hyper-V
16 15 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
17 14 (22.22%) Windows 10
17 14 (22.22%) SCCM
17 14 (22.22%) WLAN
17 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Office

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 6 (9.52%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (20.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) Azure
1 12 (19.05%) Office 365
2 6 (9.52%) AWS
3 2 (3.17%) GCP
4 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.59%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (71.43%) LAN
2 32 (50.79%) Firewall
3 31 (49.21%) WAN
4 26 (41.27%) VoIP
5 23 (36.51%) Wi-Fi
6 21 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (33.33%) Junos
7 20 (31.75%) DNS
8 19 (30.16%) DHCP
9 14 (22.22%) WLAN
10 5 (7.94%) VPN
11 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
12 3 (4.76%) VLAN
12 3 (4.76%) Wireless
13 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
13 2 (3.17%) HSRP
13 2 (3.17%) IPv4
13 2 (3.17%) Network Security
13 2 (3.17%) SMTP
13 2 (3.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.59%) Power BI
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
2 2 (3.17%) Housing Association
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Network Engineer
2 22 (34.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) CMDB
1 13 (20.63%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.94%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Replication
3 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (55.56%) Windows
2 31 (49.21%) Windows Server
3 14 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (1.59%) Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (33.33%) Network Management
3 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) Data Protection
3 13 (20.63%) Patch Management
3 13 (20.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 13 (20.63%) Server Patching
3 13 (20.63%) Software Distribution
3 13 (20.63%) Virtual Environments
4 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.70%) ITIL
7 6 (9.52%) Storage Management
8 5 (7.94%) ITSM
8 5 (7.94%) Service Management
8 5 (7.94%) Strategic Roadmap
9 4 (6.35%) Project Management
9 4 (6.35%) Server Management
10 3 (4.76%) Migration
11 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
2 14 (22.22%) VB
3 6 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (3.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (33.33%) CCDP
2 21 (33.33%) CCNP
3 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
3 13 (20.63%) JNCIA
3 13 (20.63%) JNCIS
3 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.76%) Degree
6 2 (3.17%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) CCIE
7 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.59%) MCSA
7 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) COBIT
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
3 16 (25.40%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 15 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (20.63%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (6.35%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
8 3 (4.76%) Terminal Server
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.59%) Firmware
10 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) SCCM
2 13 (20.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 13 (20.63%) WSUS
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.17%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (50.79%) Cisco
3 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 22 (34.92%) Juniper
5 7 (11.11%) Citrix
6 5 (7.94%) 3PAR
6 5 (7.94%) ConnectWise
6 5 (7.94%) Fortinet
7 4 (6.35%) Bloomberg
8 2 (3.17%) Aruba
8 2 (3.17%) Dell
8 2 (3.17%) HP
8 2 (3.17%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.17%) Sophos
8 2 (3.17%) Veeam
9 1 (1.59%) Nasuni
9 1 (1.59%) NetApp
9 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.59%) SonicWALL