Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1069 1051 1147
Rank change year-on-year -18 +96 +29
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 119 172 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.091% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 0.51% 0.74% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 96 154 114
UK median annual salary £48,750 £41,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.90% +13.89% -23.40%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,000 £25,550
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £68,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +25.00% -33.33%

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 23151 23372 24784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.93% 12.35% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19333 19601 20703
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
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 Workstation within the UK over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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 -20 114 £49,000 +8.89% 4
UK excluding London +9 66 £43,750 +16.67% 3
London -6 53 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +37 27 £52,500 -
South East +31 20 £42,500 +26.87%
West Midlands +20 19 £52,500 -4.55%
East Midlands +29 8 £30,000 -42.86%
East of England +5 6 - -
South West - 6 - -
Channel Islands +5 5 £32,500 -10.96%
North of England -3 2 £25,000 -18.03% 3
North West -13 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 119 (100.00%) VMware
2 104 (87.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (80.67%) Microsoft
4 85 (71.43%) Windows
5 69 (57.98%) Active Directory
6 61 (51.26%) Linux
7 55 (46.22%) DNS
8 54 (45.38%) MS Exchange
8 54 (45.38%) Firewall
9 53 (44.54%) Windows Server
10 52 (43.70%) SQL
11 47 (39.50%) TCP/IP
12 43 (36.13%) Office 365
13 37 (31.09%) PowerShell
14 36 (30.25%) SQL Server
15 34 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
16 32 (26.89%) Hyper-V
16 32 (26.89%) Microsoft Office
17 31 (26.05%) Internet
18 30 (25.21%) Skype for Business
19 28 (23.53%) DHCP
20 27 (22.69%) Finance
21 26 (21.85%) Cisco
21 26 (21.85%) Citrix
22 25 (21.01%) VPN
22 25 (21.01%) Telecoms
22 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
23 24 (20.17%) MySQL
24 23 (19.33%) Windows 7

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 54 (45.38%) MS Exchange
2 30 (25.21%) Skype for Business
3 17 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (10.92%) Apache
5 11 (9.24%) Tomcat
6 9 (7.56%) IIS
6 9 (7.56%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (4.20%) WordPress
9 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.68%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.68%) nginx
10 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (26.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (0.84%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 43 (36.13%) Office 365
2 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (46.22%) DNS
2 54 (45.38%) Firewall
3 47 (39.50%) TCP/IP
4 31 (26.05%) Internet
5 28 (23.53%) DHCP
6 25 (21.01%) VPN
7 21 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
7 21 (17.65%) VLAN
8 19 (15.97%) SSL
9 16 (13.45%) WAN
10 13 (10.92%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (10.08%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (10.08%) LAN
12 10 (8.40%) SAN
13 9 (7.56%) Skype
14 8 (6.72%) MPLS
15 6 (5.04%) VoIP
16 5 (4.20%) NAS
16 5 (4.20%) Wireless
17 4 (3.36%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.25%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.17%) MySQL
3 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) AdminStudio
1 12 (10.08%) MSI
2 7 (5.88%) AutoIt
2 7 (5.88%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (22.69%) Finance
2 25 (21.01%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.92%) Back Office
4 9 (7.56%) Marketing
5 8 (6.72%) Publishing
6 7 (5.88%) Electronics
6 7 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 6 (5.04%) Banking
8 3 (2.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.84%) French Language
9 1 (0.84%) German Language
9 1 (0.84%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.84%) Retail
9 1 (0.84%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (25.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (23.53%) Analyst
3 25 (21.01%) Support Analyst
4 20 (16.81%) IT Engineer
5 19 (15.97%) IT Support
6 18 (15.13%) Support Engineer
7 12 (10.08%) Administrator
7 12 (10.08%) Desktop Support
8 11 (9.24%) Azure Engineer
9 10 (8.40%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (7.56%) IT Analyst
11 8 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (6.72%) Applications Packager
11 8 (6.72%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (6.72%) Linux Support
11 8 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (6.72%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 8 (6.72%) Senior Linux Support
11 8 (6.72%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.68%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.84%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.08%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.88%) Clustering
3 7 (5.88%) Fintech
4 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.04%) Handset
5 4 (3.36%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.68%) PKI
6 2 (1.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.84%) BYOD
7 1 (0.84%) Equities
7 1 (0.84%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.84%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 85 (71.43%) Windows
2 61 (51.26%) Linux
3 53 (44.54%) Windows Server
4 34 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (19.33%) Windows 7
6 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (11.76%) CentOS
8 13 (10.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (8.40%) Ubuntu
10 8 (6.72%) Windows 8
11 6 (5.04%) Mac OS
11 6 (5.04%) Windows 10
12 5 (4.20%) Unix
13 4 (3.36%) Solaris
14 2 (1.68%) Android
14 2 (1.68%) Fedora
15 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.29%) Runbook
1 17 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 15 (12.61%) DevOps
2 15 (12.61%) ITIL
3 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 13 (10.92%) IT Strategy
5 12 (10.08%) Change Management
6 11 (9.24%) Application Packaging
6 11 (9.24%) Incident Management
7 10 (8.40%) Problem Management
8 9 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (7.56%) Information Security
9 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (5.88%) Migration
10 7 (5.88%) Programme Management
10 7 (5.88%) Time Management
11 6 (5.04%) Application Virtualisation
11 6 (5.04%) Proactive Management
11 6 (5.04%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 52 (43.70%) SQL
2 37 (31.09%) PowerShell
3 13 (10.92%) T-SQL
3 13 (10.92%) VBScript
4 5 (4.20%) Perl
5 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.68%) C
6 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.68%) VB
7 1 (0.84%) C++
7 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) CCNA
1 16 (13.45%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.24%) Degree
3 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.04%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.52%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (2.52%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (1.68%) CCNP
7 2 (1.68%) CEH
7 2 (1.68%) CISSP
7 2 (1.68%) MCP
7 2 (1.68%) MCSE
8 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.84%) MCSA
8 1 (0.84%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (2.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.68%) RMADS
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 104 (87.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (57.98%) Active Directory
3 32 (26.89%) Hyper-V
4 20 (16.81%) Terminal Services
5 19 (15.97%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (14.29%) XenApp
7 15 (12.61%) vSphere
8 9 (7.56%) XenServer
9 8 (6.72%) KVM
9 8 (6.72%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (5.04%) XenDesktop
11 4 (3.36%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (3.36%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.68%) Snort
12 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (1.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (18.49%) SCCM
2 21 (17.65%) WSUS
3 12 (10.08%) ZABBIX
4 7 (5.88%) vCenter Server
5 5 (4.20%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (4.20%) SCOM
6 4 (3.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (3.36%) MOM
7 3 (2.52%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.68%) Ansible
8 2 (1.68%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.68%) Puppet
8 2 (1.68%) Snorby
8 2 (1.68%) Suricata
8 2 (1.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.84%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.84%) Nagios
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) VMware
2 96 (80.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (21.85%) Cisco
3 26 (21.85%) Citrix
4 22 (18.49%) NetApp
5 21 (17.65%) EMC
6 19 (15.97%) McAfee
7 17 (14.29%) 3PAR
8 12 (10.08%) F5
9 9 (7.56%) Apple
9 9 (7.56%) SAP
10 6 (5.04%) Avaya
10 6 (5.04%) Meraki
10 6 (5.04%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.04%) Reuters
11 5 (4.20%) Google
11 5 (4.20%) Oracle
12 4 (3.36%) HP
12 4 (3.36%) Symantec
12 4 (3.36%) Veeam