Period
to 14 October 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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 982 1075 1101
Rank change year-on-year +93 +26 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 62 92 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.056% 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 60 88 77
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.42% -15.56%
10th Percentile £25,975 £26,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,125 £65,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -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 23,786 24,344 22,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.28% 14.90% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19,573 19,900 19,145
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 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 +49 62 £45,000 - 9
UK excluding London +44 44 £40,000 +23.08% 8
South East +59 20 £40,000 +33.33% 3
London +54 18 £45,000 -14.29% 1
South West +4 11 £26,500 -41.11%
Midlands +28 5 £44,000 +51.72%
East of England +58 4 £52,500 +27.27% 1
North of England -2 4 £33,750 +3.85% 4
West Midlands +34 3 £44,000 +35.38%
East Midlands +25 2 £50,000 +72.41%
North West +13 2 £37,500 +56.25%
Yorkshire -17 2 £30,000 -36.84% 4

For the 6 months to 14 October 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 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (66.13%) Windows
3 31 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (48.39%) Windows Server
5 25 (40.32%) Firewall
6 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.81%) Hyper-V
7 16 (25.81%) Office 365
8 15 (24.19%) HP
9 14 (22.58%) DNS
10 13 (20.97%) ITIL
10 13 (20.97%) Finance
11 12 (19.35%) Linux
11 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
11 12 (19.35%) Cisco
11 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (19.35%) Azure
12 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (14.52%) Micro Focus
13 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
13 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
13 9 (14.52%) iSCSI
13 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
13 9 (14.52%) Nimble Storage
13 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 8 (12.90%) SonicWALL
14 8 (12.90%) DHCP
15 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (11.29%) Python

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 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Office 365
2 12 (19.35%) Azure
3 3 (4.84%) AWS
3 3 (4.84%) SaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.32%) Firewall
2 14 (22.58%) DNS
3 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.52%) iSCSI
5 8 (12.90%) DHCP
6 7 (11.29%) Wireless
7 5 (8.06%) Ethernet
8 4 (6.45%) VPN
8 4 (6.45%) WAN
9 3 (4.84%) Internet
9 3 (4.84%) MPLS
9 3 (4.84%) SMTP
9 3 (4.84%) VLAN
10 2 (3.23%) BGP
10 2 (3.23%) Broadband
10 2 (3.23%) LAN
10 2 (3.23%) OSPF
10 2 (3.23%) SAN
10 2 (3.23%) VPLS
10 2 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Server Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 10 (16.13%) Support Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (12.90%) Server Support
5 8 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Operations Manager
7 6 (9.68%) IT Manager
7 6 (9.68%) IT Operations Manager
8 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Field Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 5 (8.06%) IT Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Server Specialist
8 5 (8.06%) Server Support Specialist
8 5 (8.06%) Support Specialist
8 5 (8.06%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) LAMP
2 2 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Driving Licence
2 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.84%) Clustering
4 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.61%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 41 (66.13%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Windows Server
3 12 (19.35%) Linux
3 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.29%) Windows 10
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.84%) Unix
8 2 (3.23%) CentOS
8 2 (3.23%) Debian
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (11.29%) ITIL V3
5 6 (9.68%) Migration
5 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.06%) Information Security
7 4 (6.45%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.84%) Change Management
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.84%) Project Delivery
8 3 (4.84%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.84%) Service Management
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineering
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Leadership
8 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
1 7 (11.29%) Python
2 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.45%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) Go
5 2 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) MCSA
3 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) Degree
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.84%) HND
5 3 (4.84%) RHCE
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) LPIC
6 2 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) COBIT
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 31 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.29%) vSphere
4 6 (9.68%) NDS
5 3 (4.84%) iptables
5 3 (4.84%) NFS
5 3 (4.84%) Postfix
5 3 (4.84%) Samba
6 2 (3.23%) KVM
6 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Puppet
2 4 (6.45%) FortiGate
2 4 (6.45%) Nagios
2 4 (6.45%) WSUS
3 3 (4.84%) Munin
4 2 (3.23%) Ansible
4 2 (3.23%) Nessus
4 2 (3.23%) OpenNMS
4 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.61%) SCCM
5 1 (1.61%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (24.19%) HP
4 12 (19.35%) Cisco
5 9 (14.52%) Micro Focus
5 9 (14.52%) Nimble Storage
6 8 (12.90%) SonicWALL
7 6 (9.68%) Aruba
7 6 (9.68%) Fujitsu
7 6 (9.68%) Juniper
7 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.68%) Sophos
8 3 (4.84%) Apple
8 3 (4.84%) Clearswift
8 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.23%) Dell
9 2 (3.23%) EMC
9 2 (3.23%) Symantec
9 2 (3.23%) Veeam
10 1 (1.61%) ProCurve