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

VMware Server
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1041 1093
Rank change year-on-year -99 +52 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 52 144 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.082% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 0.22% 0.67% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 46 130 177
UK median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +8.97% -6.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,375 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 23,577 21,551 24,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.39% 12.27% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19,468 17,890 20,892
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Server in the UK

VMware Server
Top 13 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 February 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 -96 49 £38,000 -10.59% 16
UK excluding London -49 30 £35,000 -12.50% 10
London -42 21 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Midlands +4 9 £33,743 -3.59%
West Midlands +18 8 £33,621 -15.95%
North of England -18 8 £27,982 -30.05% 7
Yorkshire +17 7 £21,963 -32.42% 6
South West +4 4 £41,250 +17.86%
South East -24 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East of England +3 3 £27,500 -42.11% 1
Scotland -31 2 - - 1
East Midlands +7 1 £37,500 +7.14%
North West -12 1 £34,000 -20.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (75.00%) Windows
3 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
4 35 (67.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (44.23%) MS Exchange
7 20 (38.46%) SAN
8 19 (36.54%) Firewall
8 19 (36.54%) Cisco
8 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
9 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (28.85%) DNS
10 15 (28.85%) Data Centre
11 13 (25.00%) Linux
11 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 12 (23.08%) WAN
12 12 (23.08%) DHCP
12 12 (23.08%) NetApp
12 12 (23.08%) Office 365
12 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (21.15%) HP
13 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
14 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
15 9 (17.31%) VLAN
15 9 (17.31%) Dell
15 9 (17.31%) Citrix
15 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery

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 23 (44.23%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.85%) Apache
6 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.85%) JBoss
6 2 (3.85%) nginx
7 1 (1.92%) IIS
7 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (23.08%) Office 365
2 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.69%) SaaS
4 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) SAN
2 19 (36.54%) Firewall
3 15 (28.85%) DNS
4 12 (23.08%) DHCP
4 12 (23.08%) WAN
5 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
6 9 (17.31%) VLAN
7 8 (15.38%) LAN
7 8 (15.38%) NAS
7 8 (15.38%) VPN
8 7 (13.46%) Skype
9 6 (11.54%) SSL
9 6 (11.54%) VoIP
10 5 (9.62%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (9.62%) iSCSI
11 3 (5.77%) Internet
11 3 (5.77%) WLAN
12 2 (3.85%) HTTP
12 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) IDOL
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (13.46%) Law
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Publishing
4 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Server Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) IT Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) IT Support
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Data Centre Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) JMS
2 1 (1.92%) JSON
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.92%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.92%) REST
2 1 (1.92%) SOAP
2 1 (1.92%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.92%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) XSD
2 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) FlexPod
2 4 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) AS400
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (75.00%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
3 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.85%) CentOS
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Debian
8 1 (1.92%) Solaris
8 1 (1.92%) Unix
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (15.38%) ITIL
3 5 (9.62%) Data Management
4 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (5.77%) B2B
5 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (5.77%) DevOps
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (5.77%) ITSM
5 3 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Proactive Management
5 3 (5.77%) Security Management
5 3 (5.77%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (5.77%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) Python
3 3 (5.77%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.85%) C
4 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MCSA
3 3 (5.77%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) Postgraduate
4 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) GCP
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
2 35 (67.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (9.62%) XenApp
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (7.69%) vSphere
7 3 (5.77%) DFS Replication
7 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.85%) XenServer
9 1 (1.92%) Docker
9 1 (1.92%) iptables
9 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) SCOM
2 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 3 (5.77%) Ansible
3 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 3 (5.77%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.92%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (36.54%) Cisco
4 12 (23.08%) NetApp
5 11 (21.15%) HP
6 9 (17.31%) Citrix
6 9 (17.31%) CommVault
6 9 (17.31%) Dell
7 7 (13.46%) EMC
7 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
7 7 (13.46%) Veeam
8 5 (9.62%) F5
8 5 (9.62%) Splunk
9 4 (7.69%) Brocade
9 4 (7.69%) Fortinet
9 4 (7.69%) iManage
10 3 (5.77%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (5.77%) Ivanti
10 3 (5.77%) Mitel
10 3 (5.77%) Riverbed