Period
to 12 May 2021

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 12 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 847 864 1011
Rank change year-on-year +17 +147 +118
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 38 64 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.065% 0.074%
As % of the System Software category 0.23% 0.38% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 56 94
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,749
25th Percentile £25,750 £30,112 £28,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £28,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -32.94% +21.43% -17.65%
75th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £48,438
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% -29.41%

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 16,533 17,035 23,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 17.28% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13,077 14,045 19,567
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £25,750
25th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 12 May 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 6 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 12 May 2021. 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 +35 34 £28,500 -32.94% 7
UK excluding London +33 25 £28,000 -15.15% 4
South West +1 17 £27,500 - 1
London +49 13 £55,000 +4.76% 3
South East +22 4 £36,000 -17.71% 3
Scotland - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 12 May 2021, 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (92.11%) Windows
3 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (81.58%) Active Directory
5 22 (57.89%) Firewall
6 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
7 18 (47.37%) DNS
7 18 (47.37%) LAN
7 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
7 18 (47.37%) Social Skills
8 17 (44.74%) DHCP
9 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
9 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
10 14 (36.84%) Microsoft 365
11 13 (34.21%) McAfee
12 11 (28.95%) WAN
12 11 (28.95%) Android
12 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
13 10 (26.32%) Azure
13 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 9 (23.68%) Organisational Skills
14 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (23.68%) VPN
14 9 (23.68%) Apple
15 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (21.05%) Cisco
15 8 (21.05%) CCNA
15 8 (21.05%) ITIL
15 8 (21.05%) Symantec
16 7 (18.42%) Citrix

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 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (26.32%) Azure
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
4 2 (5.26%) AWS
4 2 (5.26%) SaaS
5 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) DNS
2 18 (47.37%) LAN
3 17 (44.74%) DHCP
4 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
5 11 (28.95%) WAN
6 9 (23.68%) VPN
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (10.53%) VLAN
9 3 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
9 3 (7.89%) SAN
9 3 (7.89%) X.509
10 2 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (5.26%) HSRP
10 2 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (5.26%) VRRP
10 2 (5.26%) Wireless
11 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (47.37%) Social Skills
2 9 (23.68%) Organisational Skills
3 5 (13.16%) Back Office
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Law
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Finance
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) IT Support
2 12 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) IT Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Server Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
10 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Service Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Support Technician
10 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) PKI
2 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.95%) Android
4 7 (18.42%) Linux
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.26%) Solaris
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (2.63%) Unix
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) Break/Fix
5 5 (13.16%) Antivirus Management
5 5 (13.16%) High Availability
5 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 4 (10.53%) Project Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) Business Development
7 3 (7.89%) Data Security
7 3 (7.89%) Investment Management
7 3 (7.89%) IT Strategy
7 3 (7.89%) Line Management
7 3 (7.89%) Matrix Management
7 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (7.89%) PQQ
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) CCNA
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (81.58%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.16%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (13.16%) Terminal Services
4 5 (13.16%) vSphere
4 5 (13.16%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCOM
2 5 (13.16%) WSUS
3 4 (10.53%) SCCM
4 3 (7.89%) WMI
5 2 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (5.26%) MOM
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 13 (34.21%) McAfee
4 9 (23.68%) Apple
5 8 (21.05%) Cisco
5 8 (21.05%) Symantec
6 7 (18.42%) Citrix
7 5 (13.16%) F5
7 5 (13.16%) Veeam
8 3 (7.89%) Hitachi
8 3 (7.89%) iManage
8 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
9 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.63%) HP
10 1 (2.63%) Reuters