Period
to 20 February 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1096 1015 1149
Rank change year-on-year -81 +134 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 102 169 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.097% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 0.43% 0.79% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 83 150 124
UK median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.53% +14.09%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £26,325
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 23,545 21,449 24,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.32% 12.27% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19,447 17,793 20,834
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 14 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 2018. 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 -63 98 £47,500 +11.76% 10
UK excluding London -46 66 £42,500 +16.44% 5
London -42 36 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Midlands +12 31 £52,500 -1.64% 1
West Midlands +8 26 £52,500 -4.55%
South East -4 11 £32,500 -4.41% 1
South West +13 10 £40,000 +58.42%
East of England -4 7 £28,500 +23.91% 3
East Midlands +4 5 £52,500 - 1
Channel Islands -1 3 £32,500 -10.96%
North of England -23 3 £23,000 -29.23%
North West -32 2 £21,000 -35.38%
Scotland -36 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 88 (86.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (69.61%) Microsoft
4 59 (57.84%) Windows
5 56 (54.90%) Active Directory
6 50 (49.02%) Windows Server
7 45 (44.12%) MS Exchange
8 43 (42.16%) Firewall
9 42 (41.18%) Linux
10 40 (39.22%) DNS
11 38 (37.25%) SQL
11 38 (37.25%) Office 365
12 33 (32.35%) Hyper-V
13 32 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (31.37%) TCP/IP
14 28 (27.45%) Skype for Business
15 27 (26.47%) NetApp
16 25 (24.51%) Internet
16 25 (24.51%) EMC
16 25 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (22.55%) 3PAR
18 22 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
20 18 (17.65%) ITIL
20 18 (17.65%) SQL Server
21 17 (16.67%) Telecoms
21 17 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
22 16 (15.69%) SSL
22 16 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
22 16 (15.69%) Software Deployment

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 45 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 28 (27.45%) Skype for Business
3 14 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.86%) IIS
4 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.88%) Apache
6 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.92%) WordPress
7 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.96%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.96%) nginx
8 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 38 (37.25%) Office 365
2 22 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.98%) G Suite
5 1 (0.98%) IaaS
5 1 (0.98%) PaaS
5 1 (0.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (42.16%) Firewall
2 40 (39.22%) DNS
3 32 (31.37%) TCP/IP
4 25 (24.51%) Internet
5 16 (15.69%) SSL
6 15 (14.71%) DHCP
7 14 (13.73%) VPN
8 12 (11.76%) VLAN
9 11 (10.78%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (9.80%) WAN
10 10 (9.80%) Wireless
11 7 (6.86%) SAN
11 7 (6.86%) VoIP
12 5 (4.90%) Skype
13 4 (3.92%) LAN
13 4 (3.92%) Wireshark
14 3 (2.94%) Network Security
15 2 (1.96%) Multicast
15 2 (1.96%) NAS
15 2 (1.96%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.75%) MySQL
3 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) MSI
General
1 17 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.82%) Finance
3 5 (4.90%) Military
3 5 (4.90%) Publishing
4 4 (3.92%) Marketing
5 3 (2.94%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (1.96%) Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.98%) French Language
7 1 (0.98%) German Language
7 1 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (15.69%) Support Engineer
5 15 (14.71%) Analyst
5 15 (14.71%) IT Support
6 12 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 11 (10.78%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Administrator
8 9 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.86%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Technical Leader
11 6 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.90%) Desktop Analyst
12 5 (4.90%) Desktop Support
12 5 (4.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 5 (4.90%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.98%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Data Centre
1 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
1 11 (10.78%) Public Cloud
2 5 (4.90%) Handset
3 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.94%) Fintech
4 3 (2.94%) iPad
4 3 (2.94%) iPhone
4 3 (2.94%) PKI
5 2 (1.96%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.98%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 59 (57.84%) Windows
2 50 (49.02%) Windows Server
3 42 (41.18%) Linux
4 32 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (10.78%) Windows 7
7 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.82%) CentOS
8 9 (8.82%) Windows 10
9 7 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (6.86%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.90%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.96%) Fedora
12 2 (1.96%) Unix
12 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.65%) ITIL
2 17 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (15.69%) Runbook
3 16 (15.69%) Software Deployment
4 11 (10.78%) Incident Management
4 11 (10.78%) IT Strategy
5 9 (8.82%) Problem Management
6 7 (6.86%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.86%) DevOps
6 7 (6.86%) Information Security
6 7 (6.86%) Time Management
7 6 (5.88%) Migration
7 6 (5.88%) Proactive Management
8 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.90%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (4.90%) Office Automation
8 5 (4.90%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (3.92%) Coaching
9 4 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.25%) SQL
2 16 (15.69%) PowerShell
3 12 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.94%) Perl
5 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.96%) C
5 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) CCNA
1 11 (10.78%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) Degree
3 7 (6.86%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.90%) MCSE
5 4 (3.92%) A+ Certification
5 4 (3.92%) CCNP
5 4 (3.92%) MCITP
5 4 (3.92%) MCSA
5 4 (3.92%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) RMADS
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 88 (86.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (54.90%) Active Directory
3 33 (32.35%) Hyper-V
4 16 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.86%) vSphere
6 5 (4.90%) Terminal Services
6 5 (4.90%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.94%) XenApp
7 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.96%) Squid
8 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.96%) XenServer
9 1 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) SCCM
2 5 (4.90%) vCenter Server
2 5 (4.90%) WSUS
3 3 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.96%) Ansible
4 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.96%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.96%) Puppet
4 2 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 71 (69.61%) Microsoft
3 27 (26.47%) NetApp
4 25 (24.51%) EMC
5 23 (22.55%) 3PAR
6 12 (11.76%) Cisco
6 12 (11.76%) HP
7 9 (8.82%) Apple
7 9 (8.82%) Citrix
8 5 (4.90%) Google
8 5 (4.90%) McAfee
8 5 (4.90%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.92%) Meraki
9 4 (3.92%) Veeam
10 3 (2.94%) Juniper
10 3 (2.94%) SAP
10 3 (2.94%) Sophos
11 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.96%) Lotus
11 2 (1.96%) Reuters