Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 776 947 1020
Rank change year-on-year +171 +73 +84
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 38 64 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.052% 0.079%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 105
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £25,525 £28,946 £23,256
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.94% -8.57% -17.65%

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 13,615 20,932 23,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.30% 17.00% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11,264 17,340 19,627
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +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 February 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 10 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 February 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 +187 36 £33,500 -2.90% 5
UK excluding London +163 24 £28,500 -10.94%
South West +65 17 £28,500 -
London +156 13 £55,000 +4.76% 5
South East +114 4 £55,000 +66.67%
Work from Home - 4 £55,000 - 2
Midlands +59 1 £52,500 +84.21%
West Midlands +48 1 £52,500 +84.21%
Scotland - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 33 (86.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (84.21%) Windows
4 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
5 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
6 20 (52.63%) Firewall
7 18 (47.37%) DNS
7 18 (47.37%) LAN
7 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
8 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
8 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
9 15 (39.47%) DHCP
10 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
10 11 (28.95%) WAN
10 11 (28.95%) McAfee
10 11 (28.95%) Microsoft 365
11 10 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (26.32%) VPN
11 10 (26.32%) Azure
11 10 (26.32%) Android
12 9 (23.68%) ITIL
12 9 (23.68%) Symantec
12 9 (23.68%) Apple
12 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (18.42%) Back Office
13 7 (18.42%) CCNA
13 7 (18.42%) Break/Fix
14 6 (15.79%) IaaS
14 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

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 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (26.32%) Azure
3 6 (15.79%) IaaS
4 5 (13.16%) AWS
5 3 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.89%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (7.89%) GCP
5 3 (7.89%) Linode
5 3 (7.89%) PaaS
6 2 (5.26%) SaaS
7 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) DNS
2 18 (47.37%) LAN
3 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
4 15 (39.47%) DHCP
5 11 (28.95%) WAN
6 10 (26.32%) VPN
7 6 (15.79%) VLAN
8 4 (10.53%) HSRP
8 4 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (10.53%) VRRP
9 3 (7.89%) AMQP
9 3 (7.89%) VoIP
10 2 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
10 2 (5.26%) Internet
10 2 (5.26%) SMTP
10 2 (5.26%) SNMP
10 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) GIS
3 2 (5.26%) QGIS
General
1 7 (18.42%) Back Office
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Law
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Military
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) IT Support
2 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Server Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Site Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) boto
1 3 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.26%) PostGIS
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) PKI
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 10 (26.32%) Android
4 6 (15.79%) Linux
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.89%) Unix
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.26%) Solaris
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
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%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) Break/Fix
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps
4 4 (10.53%) Investment Management
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Project Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Service Management
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.89%) Matrix Management
5 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (7.89%) Observability
5 3 (7.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (5.26%) Decision-Making
6 2 (5.26%) Fintech
6 2 (5.26%) Server Management
6 2 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.63%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.89%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) CCNA
1 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CEH
4 1 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (86.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.89%) Xen
4 3 (7.89%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.63%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Salt
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
2 3 (7.89%) Terraform
3 2 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.26%) MOM
3 2 (5.26%) WSUS
4 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) McAfee
4 9 (23.68%) Apple
4 9 (23.68%) Symantec
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco
6 4 (10.53%) Veeam
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix
7 3 (7.89%) Google
7 3 (7.89%) iManage
7 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.26%) ESRI
8 2 (5.26%) F5
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle
9 1 (2.63%) HP
9 1 (2.63%) Meraki
9 1 (2.63%) Sophos