Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 976 1112 1029
Rank change year-on-year +136 -83 +128
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 116 102 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.058% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 0.43% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 104 83 150
UK median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +15.85% -3.53%
10th Percentile £23,192 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £59,000 £53,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,250 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -19.41% +16.44% +4.29%

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 23,640 23,545 21,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.62% 13.32% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19,336 19,447 17,798
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 +85 107 £35,000 -26.32% 11
UK excluding London +85 60 £34,250 -19.41% 7
London +73 56 £45,000 -5.26% 5
East of England +78 34 £29,500 +3.51% 3
North of England +53 7 £37,750 +64.13% 2
North West +42 7 £37,750 +79.76% 1
Channel Islands +2 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Midlands +11 5 £35,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +20 3 £35,000 -33.33%
South West +8 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
South East +21 2 £31,250 -3.85%
West Midlands +8 2 £24,176 -53.95%
Wales - 2 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) VMware
2 94 (81.03%) Windows
3 89 (76.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 84 (72.41%) Active Directory
5 69 (59.48%) Microsoft
6 68 (58.62%) Windows Server
7 53 (45.69%) SCCM
8 50 (43.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (42.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (37.93%) Windows 10
11 43 (37.07%) Office 365
12 42 (36.21%) PowerShell
12 42 (36.21%) DNS
13 35 (30.17%) SLA
14 34 (29.31%) Firewall
15 33 (28.45%) TCP/IP
16 31 (26.72%) DHCP
16 31 (26.72%) MS Exchange
16 31 (26.72%) Linux
17 30 (25.86%) Hyper-V
18 29 (25.00%) Citrix
19 28 (24.14%) SharePoint
20 27 (23.28%) Patch Management
21 24 (20.69%) Windows 7
22 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Office
22 23 (19.83%) SQL Server
22 23 (19.83%) Cybersecurity
22 23 (19.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 22 (18.97%) ITIL
24 21 (18.10%) SQL

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 31 (26.72%) MS Exchange
2 28 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 16 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (12.93%) Skype for Business
5 8 (6.90%) WordPress
6 2 (1.72%) Apache
6 2 (1.72%) Confluence
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 43 (37.07%) Office 365
2 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.59%) Mimecast
3 3 (2.59%) OpenDNS
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.72%) GitHub
4 2 (1.72%) Route 53
5 1 (0.86%) G Suite
5 1 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (36.21%) DNS
2 34 (29.31%) Firewall
3 33 (28.45%) TCP/IP
4 31 (26.72%) DHCP
5 19 (16.38%) LAN
6 16 (13.79%) VLAN
7 15 (12.93%) Internet
7 15 (12.93%) Skype
8 12 (10.34%) VoIP
8 12 (10.34%) WAN
9 11 (9.48%) Wireless
10 9 (7.76%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (7.76%) Network Security
10 9 (7.76%) SSL
11 6 (5.17%) PBX
11 6 (5.17%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (5.17%) Structured Cabling
12 5 (4.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (4.31%) NAS
12 5 (4.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 20 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.79%) Retail
3 8 (6.90%) Marketing
3 8 (6.90%) Publishing
4 5 (4.31%) Finance
5 4 (3.45%) Legal
6 2 (1.72%) Back Office
6 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.72%) Games
6 2 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (34.48%) Analyst
2 24 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (18.10%) Junior
4 17 (14.66%) Junior Analyst
5 16 (13.79%) IT Engineer
5 16 (13.79%) Support Analyst
6 14 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (9.48%) Support Engineer
8 10 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (8.62%) Active Directory Analyst
8 10 (8.62%) Active Directory Support
8 10 (8.62%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 10 (8.62%) Exchange Support
8 10 (8.62%) IT Support
8 10 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (6.90%) Administrator
11 6 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.86%) CSS
2 1 (0.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.66%) Management Information System
3 14 (12.07%) iPad
3 14 (12.07%) iPhone
3 14 (12.07%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (9.48%) User Experience
5 8 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.90%) Replication
6 7 (6.03%) Public Cloud
7 5 (4.31%) Reinsurance
7 5 (4.31%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.72%) CCTV
10 1 (0.86%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 94 (81.03%) Windows
2 68 (58.62%) Windows Server
3 50 (43.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (42.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (37.93%) Windows 10
6 31 (26.72%) Linux
7 24 (20.69%) Windows 7
8 19 (16.38%) Apple iOS
9 17 (14.66%) AIX
10 12 (10.34%) Android
11 7 (6.03%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.86%) CentOS
12 1 (0.86%) VMS
12 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.28%) Patch Management
2 23 (19.83%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (19.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 22 (18.97%) ITIL
4 21 (18.10%) Incident Management
5 20 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (15.52%) Migration
7 17 (14.66%) Antivirus Management
7 17 (14.66%) Server Hardening
7 17 (14.66%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (12.07%) Software Deployment
10 13 (11.21%) PRINCE2
10 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
10 13 (11.21%) Time Management
11 12 (10.34%) Document Management
12 9 (7.76%) IT Strategy
12 9 (7.76%) Proactive Monitoring
12 9 (7.76%) Runbook
12 9 (7.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 42 (36.21%) PowerShell
2 21 (18.10%) SQL
3 8 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.21%) MCP
3 8 (6.90%) MCTS
4 7 (6.03%) Degree
5 6 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (5.17%) MCSA
6 4 (3.45%) CCNA
6 4 (3.45%) CCNP
6 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.45%) MCDST
6 4 (3.45%) MCSE
7 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.86%) VCP4
7 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (30.17%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (76.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (72.41%) Active Directory
3 30 (25.86%) Hyper-V
4 21 (18.10%) XenApp
5 13 (11.21%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (8.62%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (7.76%) XenDesktop
8 8 (6.90%) XenServer
9 4 (3.45%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.86%) pfSense
11 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 53 (45.69%) SCCM
2 17 (14.66%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (14.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 11 (9.48%) WSUS
4 10 (8.62%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.59%) SCOM
6 2 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.86%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.86%) Nagios
7 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) VMware
2 69 (59.48%) Microsoft
3 29 (25.00%) Citrix
4 21 (18.10%) Cisco
5 20 (17.24%) Apple
6 17 (14.66%) IBM
6 17 (14.66%) Symantec
7 15 (12.93%) HP
8 12 (10.34%) Avaya
9 11 (9.48%) Meraki
10 8 (6.90%) Adobe
10 8 (6.90%) Google
10 8 (6.90%) NetApp
10 8 (6.90%) Sage
11 6 (5.17%) Dell
12 4 (3.45%) Atlassian
12 4 (3.45%) Sophos
13 3 (2.59%) Veeam
14 2 (1.72%) iManage
14 2 (1.72%) Juniper