Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1022 1129 1124
Rank change year-on-year +107 -5 +79
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 155 138 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.070% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.69% 0.56% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 144 136 132
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -4.41% +21.43% -25.33%

VMware Workstation is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22366 24631 25325
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.73% 12.49% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18872 20882 20959
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,050
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +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 August 2017.

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 August 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 +106 147 £45,000 +20.00% 4
UK excluding London +68 92 £32,500 -4.41% 3
London +61 63 £52,500 +40.00% 1
South East +75 44 £25,000 -23.08% 2
Midlands +32 26 £52,500 -19.23%
West Midlands +29 19 £52,500 -19.23%
Channel Islands +2 7 £32,500 -10.96%
East Midlands - 7 £52,500 -
South West - 6 £24,500 -
North of England -12 5 £27,500 +10.00%
Yorkshire +29 3 £26,000 +25.30%
East of England - 3 £41,250 - 1
North West -27 2 £32,000 +28.00%
Scotland +12 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 155 (100.00%) VMware
2 135 (87.10%) Microsoft
3 125 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 112 (72.26%) Windows
5 94 (60.65%) Active Directory
6 75 (48.39%) SQL
7 70 (45.16%) TCP/IP
8 64 (41.29%) MS Exchange
8 64 (41.29%) Hyper-V
9 62 (40.00%) Windows Server
10 56 (36.13%) Firewall
11 53 (34.19%) DNS
11 53 (34.19%) Linux
12 48 (30.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (29.68%) Cisco
14 44 (28.39%) PowerShell
15 41 (26.45%) WAN
16 40 (25.81%) DHCP
17 39 (25.16%) Windows Server 2012
18 38 (24.52%) SQL Server
19 37 (23.87%) Microsoft Office
20 36 (23.23%) Finance
20 36 (23.23%) Windows 7
21 35 (22.58%) LAN
22 34 (21.94%) Citrix
23 32 (20.65%) Cisco Certification
23 32 (20.65%) CCNA
24 31 (20.00%) VPN
24 31 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
24 31 (20.00%) WSUS

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 64 (41.29%) MS Exchange
2 31 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 20 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (11.61%) Apache
5 17 (10.97%) IIS
5 17 (10.97%) Tomcat
6 8 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.58%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (23.87%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (0.65%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.00%) Office 365
2 12 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.29%) G Suite
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (45.16%) TCP/IP
2 56 (36.13%) Firewall
3 53 (34.19%) DNS
4 41 (26.45%) WAN
5 40 (25.81%) DHCP
6 35 (22.58%) LAN
7 31 (20.00%) VPN
8 30 (19.35%) Internet
9 27 (17.42%) VLAN
10 25 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (14.84%) Cisco PIX
12 17 (10.97%) Remote Desktop
13 16 (10.32%) VoIP
14 15 (9.68%) MPLS
15 9 (5.81%) SAN
16 7 (4.52%) Wireshark
17 6 (3.87%) SSL
17 6 (3.87%) Wireless
18 5 (3.23%) Network Security
18 5 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.52%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.84%) MySQL
3 18 (11.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (10.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (10.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.58%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.74%) AdminStudio
2 11 (7.10%) MSI
3 7 (4.52%) InstallShield
4 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (23.23%) Finance
2 25 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 24 (15.48%) Back Office
4 15 (9.68%) Marketing
5 13 (8.39%) Electronics
5 13 (8.39%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.23%) Retail
7 4 (2.58%) Banking
8 3 (1.94%) Publishing
9 2 (1.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.65%) Front Office
10 1 (0.65%) Law
10 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (29.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (26.45%) Analyst
3 39 (25.16%) Support Engineer
4 38 (24.52%) Support Analyst
5 19 (12.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (12.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 18 (11.61%) Administrator
7 17 (10.97%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 17 (10.97%) Windows Engineer
8 16 (10.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 16 (10.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 16 (10.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (10.32%) IT Support
8 16 (10.32%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 15 (9.68%) Server Support
10 14 (9.03%) Linux Support
10 14 (9.03%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 14 (9.03%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.61%) Software Packaging
2 5 (3.23%) .NET
2 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.23%) HTML
2 5 (3.23%) jQuery
2 5 (3.23%) Qt
2 5 (3.23%) Web Services
3 4 (2.58%) CGI
3 4 (2.58%) XML
4 2 (1.29%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.65%) Flash
5 1 (0.65%) LAMP
5 1 (0.65%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.61%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.03%) Data Centre
4 12 (7.74%) Hedge funds
5 9 (5.81%) Fintech
6 7 (4.52%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.87%) Replication
8 5 (3.23%) Clustering
9 4 (2.58%) CCTV
10 3 (1.94%) PKI
10 3 (1.94%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.65%) CMDB
11 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.65%) Equities
11 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.65%) Handset
11 1 (0.65%) iPad
11 1 (0.65%) iPhone
11 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 112 (72.26%) Windows
2 62 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 53 (34.19%) Linux
4 48 (30.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (25.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (23.23%) Windows 7
7 31 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.45%) Solaris
9 9 (5.81%) Unix
9 9 (5.81%) Windows 8
10 7 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (4.52%) Windows XP
11 5 (3.23%) CentOS
11 5 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (2.58%) SUSE
12 4 (2.58%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.58%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.58%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.29%) Android
13 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.84%) ITIL
2 20 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (11.61%) Task Automation
3 18 (11.61%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 17 (10.97%) Mentoring
5 16 (10.32%) Change Management
6 15 (9.68%) Problem Management
7 14 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (8.39%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (8.39%) Programme Management
8 13 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.10%) Application Packaging
9 11 (7.10%) DevOps
10 9 (5.81%) Business Development
10 9 (5.81%) Information Security
11 8 (5.16%) IT Strategy
11 8 (5.16%) Service Management
12 7 (4.52%) Contingency Planning
13 6 (3.87%) Application Virtualisation
14 5 (3.23%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (48.39%) SQL
2 44 (28.39%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.39%) VBScript
4 7 (4.52%) Perl
5 6 (3.87%) C++
5 6 (3.87%) Python
6 5 (3.23%) C#
7 4 (2.58%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.58%) C
7 4 (2.58%) Java
8 3 (1.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (20.65%) CCNA
1 32 (20.65%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (19.35%) Degree
3 12 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.10%) Master's Degree
5 8 (5.16%) DV Cleared
5 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.52%) MCSA
6 7 (4.52%) MCSE
7 6 (3.87%) CCNP
7 6 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (3.23%) MCP
9 4 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.94%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (1.94%) GNVQ
10 3 (1.94%) HND
10 3 (1.94%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (1.29%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.29%) CEH
11 2 (1.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (4.52%) SLA
3 5 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.58%) ISO 22301
5 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 125 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (60.65%) Active Directory
3 64 (41.29%) Hyper-V
4 30 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (17.42%) Terminal Services
6 26 (16.77%) XenApp
7 14 (9.03%) KVM
7 14 (9.03%) XenServer
8 9 (5.81%) vSphere
9 8 (5.16%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (5.16%) ISA Server
10 7 (4.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (3.87%) XenDesktop
12 4 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.29%) Snort
13 2 (1.29%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.65%) UAG
14 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (20.00%) WSUS
2 23 (14.84%) SCCM
3 16 (10.32%) ZABBIX
4 10 (6.45%) SCOM
5 8 (5.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 8 (5.16%) MOM
6 6 (3.87%) Nagios
7 5 (3.23%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.94%) DameWare
9 3 (1.94%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.94%) Perfmon
9 3 (1.94%) vCenter Server
10 2 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.65%) Ansible
11 1 (0.65%) AppDNA
11 1 (0.65%) Dollar Universe
11 1 (0.65%) Puppet
11 1 (0.65%) SCSM
Vendors
1 155 (100.00%) VMware
2 135 (87.10%) Microsoft
3 46 (29.68%) Cisco
4 34 (21.94%) Citrix
5 25 (16.13%) McAfee
6 23 (14.84%) F5
7 21 (13.55%) EMC
8 20 (12.90%) NetApp
9 19 (12.26%) Oracle
10 18 (11.61%) 3PAR
11 13 (8.39%) HP
11 13 (8.39%) SAP
12 12 (7.74%) Apple
13 7 (4.52%) Avaya
13 7 (4.52%) Dell
13 7 (4.52%) Juniper
14 6 (3.87%) SonicWALL
14 6 (3.87%) Symantec
15 5 (3.23%) Veeam
16 4 (2.58%) Google