Period
to 26 November 2020

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 6 months to 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 678 1001 1054
Rank change year-on-year +323 +53 +39
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 26 67 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.049% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.29% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 110
Median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% - -28.21%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,029 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,500 £30,894 £33,500
% change year-on-year -4.51% -7.78% -23.43%

VMware Workstation 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 10,245 23,313 24,526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 17.17% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8,761 19,183 20,026
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Workstation over the 6 months to 26 November 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 9 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 6 months to 26 November 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 +312 25 £55,000 +57.14% 2
UK excluding London +272 14 £29,500 -4.51% 2
London +240 11 £56,250 +4.65%
Work from Home - 7 £55,000 -
South West +115 6 £29,500 +1.72% 2
East of England +136 4 £27,500 -8.33%
South East +188 3 £55,000 +94.69%
Midlands +124 1 £52,500 +61.54%
West Midlands +96 1 £52,500 +61.54%

For the 6 months to 26 November 2020, IT jobs citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation.

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
4 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
6 13 (50.00%) Firewall
7 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
8 11 (42.31%) Azure
8 11 (42.31%) DNS
9 10 (38.46%) LAN
9 10 (38.46%) AWS
10 9 (34.62%) WAN
10 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
11 8 (30.77%) VPN
11 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
12 7 (26.92%) VoIP
12 7 (26.92%) Linux
12 7 (26.92%) Unix
12 7 (26.92%) Internet
12 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (23.08%) SLA
13 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
13 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
13 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (19.23%) IaaS
14 5 (19.23%) DevOps
14 5 (19.23%) Degree

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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.69%) WordPress
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Azure
2 10 (38.46%) AWS
3 5 (19.23%) IaaS
3 5 (19.23%) Mimecast
4 4 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (15.38%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (15.38%) GCP
4 4 (15.38%) Linode
5 3 (11.54%) Office 365
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) DNS
3 10 (38.46%) LAN
4 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (34.62%) WAN
5 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 7 (26.92%) Internet
6 7 (26.92%) VoIP
7 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (19.23%) DHCP
8 5 (19.23%) Network Security
9 4 (15.38%) AMQP
9 4 (15.38%) VLAN
10 3 (11.54%) Wireless
11 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
11 2 (7.69%) HSRP
11 2 (7.69%) Intranet
11 2 (7.69%) SMTP
11 2 (7.69%) SNMP
11 2 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) GIS
2 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) QGIS
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Military
3 2 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) International Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) IT Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) IT Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Site Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) boto
1 4 (15.38%) PostGIS
1 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Observability
3 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (15.38%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) BCP
5 2 (7.69%) Fintech
5 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Security Hardening
6 1 (3.85%) Server Management
6 1 (3.85%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 4 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) CEH
4 2 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (3.85%) CCNP
5 1 (3.85%) ECSA
5 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (15.38%) Xen
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Salt
1 4 (15.38%) Terraform
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) cPanel
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Sophos
4 4 (15.38%) ESRI
4 4 (15.38%) Google
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) Veeam
5 3 (11.54%) Apple
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) McAfee
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Bloomberg
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) Reuters
7 1 (3.85%) Meraki