The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VMware Workstation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 781 886 900
Rank change year-on-year +105 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 86 72 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.070% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 0.56% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 81 66 71
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £36,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -16.43% +32.72%  

VMware Workstation is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10778 12831 13689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.34% 12.40% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9085 10837 11221
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VMware Workstation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Workstation.

Salary trend for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Workstation within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +100 81 £42,500 -5.55% 5
London +73 37 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South East +59 24 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Hampshire - 9 £24,000 -
Portsmouth - 9 £24,000 -
West Midlands +17 7 £52,500 -19.23%
Birmingham +8 7 £52,500 -19.23%
Surrey +57 6 £22,500 -25.00%
Kent +21 5 £30,500 -
Jersey -3 5 £32,500 -10.95%
Channel Islands -5 5 £32,500 -10.95% 1
North West -24 5 £32,000 -28.88%
Deal - 5 £30,500 -
Dorking - 5 £22,500 -
Berkshire +23 4 £41,250 +13.01% 1
Guernsey +2 4 £32,500 -7.80%
City of London +26 3 £60,000 +62.16% 2
Yorkshire +23 3 £26,000 +25.30%
South West +17 3 £24,500 -38.75%
Cornwall - 3 £24,500 -
Lancashire - 3 £32,000 -
Hull - 3 £26,000 -
Bodmin - 3 £24,500 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £32,500 -
Slough - 2 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £28,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £28,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Workstation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 162 (100.00%) VMware
2 137 (84.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (77.16%) Windows
4 116 (71.60%) Microsoft
5 104 (64.20%) Active Directory
6 71 (43.83%) Windows Server
7 68 (41.98%) MS Exchange
8 67 (41.36%) PowerShell
9 60 (37.04%) Linux
10 57 (35.19%) Windows 7
11 56 (34.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 51 (31.48%) TCP/IP
13 49 (30.25%) SQL
13 49 (30.25%) Hyper-V
14 48 (29.63%) Cisco
14 48 (29.63%) Degree
15 46 (28.40%) VMware ESX
16 44 (27.16%) Windows Server 2012
17 42 (25.93%) DNS
17 42 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
17 42 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
18 40 (24.69%) Firewall
19 39 (24.07%) Virtual Infrastructure
20 36 (22.22%) Software Packaging
21 33 (20.37%) Skype for Business
22 32 (19.75%) WAN
23 29 (17.90%) VPN
23 29 (17.90%) Data Centre
24 28 (17.28%) DHCP
24 28 (17.28%) Internet

VMware Workstation
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 68 (41.98%) MS Exchange
2 33 (20.37%) Skype for Business
3 20 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.17%) IIS
5 9 (5.56%) Apache
6 6 (3.70%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.05%) Office 365
2 17 (10.49%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (4.32%) G Suite
5 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.23%) SaaS
7 1 (0.62%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.62%) IaaS
7 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (31.48%) TCP/IP
2 42 (25.93%) DNS
3 40 (24.69%) Firewall
4 32 (19.75%) WAN
5 29 (17.90%) VPN
6 28 (17.28%) DHCP
6 28 (17.28%) Internet
7 27 (16.67%) LAN
8 21 (12.96%) VoIP
9 19 (11.73%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (9.88%) SAN
11 15 (9.26%) VLAN
12 9 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (5.56%) SSL
13 7 (4.32%) Ethernet
14 6 (3.70%) iSCSI
14 6 (3.70%) LDAP
14 6 (3.70%) Network Security
14 6 (3.70%) SSH
14 6 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.32%) MySQL
3 6 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.62%) Essbase
6 1 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.09%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.62%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.62%) Selenium
2 1 (0.62%) SilkTest
General
1 27 (16.67%) Finance
2 15 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.41%) Retail
4 9 (5.56%) Back Office
5 3 (1.85%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.85%) German Language
6 2 (1.23%) Electronics
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Marketing
6 2 (1.23%) Military
7 1 (0.62%) Front Office
7 1 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (39.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 50 (30.86%) Support Engineer
3 41 (25.31%) Infrastructure Support
4 35 (21.60%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 34 (20.99%) Server Support
6 31 (19.14%) Active Directory Support
7 30 (18.52%) Analyst
8 28 (17.28%) Support Analyst
9 26 (16.05%) Server Engineer
9 26 (16.05%) VMware Engineer
9 26 (16.05%) Windows Engineer
9 26 (16.05%) Windows Server Engineer
9 26 (16.05%) Windows Server Support
9 26 (16.05%) Windows Support Engineer
10 23 (14.20%) Active Directory Engineer
10 23 (14.20%) Active Directory Support Engineer
10 23 (14.20%) VMware Support Engineer
10 23 (14.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.22%) Software Packaging
2 9 (5.56%) Web Services
3 8 (4.94%) LAMP
4 7 (4.32%) Flash
5 5 (3.09%) .NET
5 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.09%) HTML
5 5 (3.09%) jQuery
5 5 (3.09%) Qt
6 3 (1.85%) CGI
6 3 (1.85%) XML
7 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.90%) Data Centre
2 24 (14.81%) Hedge funds
3 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.64%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.17%) Replication
5 8 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.32%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.70%) Fintech
8 3 (1.85%) CCTV
9 2 (1.23%) Handset
9 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 1 (0.62%) AS400
10 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 125 (77.16%) Windows
2 71 (43.83%) Windows Server
3 60 (37.04%) Linux
4 57 (35.19%) Windows 7
5 56 (34.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (27.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (9.26%) Windows 10
8 13 (8.02%) Solaris
9 12 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (6.17%) Unix
11 9 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (4.94%) Windows 8
13 6 (3.70%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.85%) SUSE
14 3 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.85%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.23%) Debian
15 2 (1.23%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.62%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (24.07%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 20 (12.35%) ITIL
4 14 (8.64%) Contingency Planning
5 10 (6.17%) Problem Management
6 9 (5.56%) Information Security
7 8 (4.94%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.32%) Business Development
9 6 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 6 (3.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 6 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.70%) Service Management
9 6 (3.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 6 (3.70%) Workflow
10 5 (3.09%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.09%) Cross-Platform Development
10 5 (3.09%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.09%) IT Strategy
10 5 (3.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.36%) PowerShell
2 49 (30.25%) SQL
3 13 (8.02%) Perl
3 13 (8.02%) Shell Script
4 9 (5.56%) Python
5 6 (3.70%) C#
6 5 (3.09%) C++
7 4 (2.47%) VBScript
8 3 (1.85%) C
8 3 (1.85%) Java
9 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (29.63%) Degree
2 17 (10.49%) CCNA
2 17 (10.49%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 10 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.70%) CCNP
6 6 (3.70%) MCSA
7 5 (3.09%) MCP
8 4 (2.47%) MCSE
9 3 (1.85%) GNVQ
9 3 (1.85%) HND
9 3 (1.85%) MCDST
10 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.62%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.62%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.62%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.62%) NVQ Level 3
11 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) SLA
2 3 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.85%) ISO22301
2 3 (1.85%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) COBIT
4 1 (0.62%) COSO
System Software
1 137 (84.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (64.20%) Active Directory
3 49 (30.25%) Hyper-V
4 46 (28.40%) VMware ESX
5 19 (11.73%) Terminal Services
6 14 (8.64%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (8.02%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (6.17%) vSphere
9 9 (5.56%) XenApp
10 7 (4.32%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (4.32%) VMware Server
10 7 (4.32%) XenDesktop
11 6 (3.70%) VirtualBox
12 5 (3.09%) Terminal Server
13 4 (2.47%) ISA Server
14 2 (1.23%) KVM
14 2 (1.23%) XenServer
15 1 (0.62%) UAG
15 1 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.88%) WSUS
2 11 (6.79%) Ansible
3 9 (5.56%) Nagios
3 9 (5.56%) vCenter Server
4 8 (4.94%) SCOM
5 7 (4.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (4.32%) MOM
5 7 (4.32%) SCCM
6 6 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (1.85%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.85%) DameWare
7 3 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.85%) Perfmon
8 2 (1.23%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.62%) PaperCut
9 1 (0.62%) Puppet
9 1 (0.62%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 162 (100.00%) VMware
2 116 (71.60%) Microsoft
3 48 (29.63%) Cisco
4 26 (16.05%) EMC
5 25 (15.43%) Citrix
6 23 (14.20%) HP
7 21 (12.96%) 3PAR
7 21 (12.96%) Apple
7 21 (12.96%) NetApp
8 15 (9.26%) Oracle
9 14 (8.64%) Dell
10 12 (7.41%) SonicWALL
11 9 (5.56%) F5
11 9 (5.56%) Intel Security
12 8 (4.94%) Google
13 6 (3.70%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.70%) StorageTek
14 4 (2.47%) Juniper
14 4 (2.47%) Symantec
15 3 (1.85%) Sophos
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