Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 785 1026 1108
Rank change year-on-year +241 +82 -64
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 53 89 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.060% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 0.36% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 80 102
Median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -16.67% -1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +27.69% -7.14% +7.69%

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 13,937 25,036 25,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.67% 16.92% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11,380 20,572 20,801
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%

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 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 7 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 8 July 2020. 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 +242 53 £42,500 +21.43% 3
UK excluding London +244 39 £41,500 +27.69%
South East +176 29 £45,000 +38.46%
London +154 14 £53,750 +13.16% 3
East of England +96 8 £27,500 -38.89%
South West +83 2 £30,000 -
Work from Home - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (94.34%) Windows
3 48 (90.57%) Windows Server
4 46 (86.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
6 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
7 32 (60.38%) Windows 10
8 30 (56.60%) Hyper-V
9 29 (54.72%) Office 365
10 28 (52.83%) Azure
10 28 (52.83%) Firewall
11 27 (50.94%) AWS
12 26 (49.06%) VMware ESXi
13 25 (47.17%) WAN
14 24 (45.28%) MS Exchange
15 23 (43.40%) DNS
16 22 (41.51%) DHCP
17 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
17 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2016
18 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (35.85%) Management Information System
19 18 (33.96%) Project Management
19 18 (33.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2019
20 17 (32.08%) Project Delivery
20 17 (32.08%) VoIP
20 17 (32.08%) Windows 7
21 16 (30.19%) LAN
21 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
21 16 (30.19%) Windows 8

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 24 (45.28%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Drupal
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 29 (54.72%) Office 365
2 28 (52.83%) Azure
3 27 (50.94%) AWS
4 10 (18.87%) Mimecast
5 3 (5.66%) SaaS
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.89%) IaaS
6 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (52.83%) Firewall
2 25 (47.17%) WAN
3 23 (43.40%) DNS
4 22 (41.51%) DHCP
5 17 (32.08%) VoIP
6 16 (30.19%) LAN
7 15 (28.30%) VPN
8 11 (20.75%) Internet
8 11 (20.75%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (18.87%) Network Security
10 7 (13.21%) Skype
10 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
11 6 (11.32%) VLAN
11 6 (11.32%) Wireless
12 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (1.89%) Intranet
12 1 (1.89%) PBX
12 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Back Office
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.77%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Front Office
4 1 (1.89%) International Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) Support Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (24.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (20.75%) Administrator
4 11 (20.75%) IT Engineer
5 10 (18.87%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (16.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 9 (16.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (16.98%) IT Support
6 9 (16.98%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (16.98%) Project Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Consultant
8 5 (9.43%) IT Administrator
8 5 (9.43%) IT Systems Administrator
8 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Django
1 1 (1.89%) LAMP
1 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) Replication
3 3 (5.66%) iPad
3 3 (5.66%) iPhone
3 3 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 48 (90.57%) Windows Server
3 32 (60.38%) Windows 10
4 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2016
5 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (32.08%) Windows 7
6 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2019
7 16 (30.19%) Windows 8
7 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (15.09%) Linux
9 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
9 5 (9.43%) Unix
10 2 (3.77%) Debian
11 1 (1.89%) CentOS
11 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 18 (33.96%) Project Management
2 17 (32.08%) Project Delivery
3 11 (20.75%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (20.75%) Service Management
4 9 (16.98%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.66%) Document Management
7 2 (3.77%) BCP
7 2 (3.77%) Change Control
7 2 (3.77%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (3.77%) e-Disclosure
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Automation
7 2 (3.77%) Migration
7 2 (3.77%) Task Automation
7 2 (3.77%) Workflow
8 1 (1.89%) DevOps
8 1 (1.89%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (1.89%) Patch Management
8 1 (1.89%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) CCNA
1 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) CCNP
2 1 (1.89%) CEH
2 1 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) ECSA
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (86.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
3 30 (56.60%) Hyper-V
4 26 (49.06%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (16.98%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.77%) XenApp
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.89%) NFS
8 1 (1.89%) Postfix
8 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) WSUS
3 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) cPanel
4 1 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.53%) Veeam
4 10 (18.87%) Sophos
5 5 (9.43%) Apple
5 5 (9.43%) Avaya
6 4 (7.55%) Citrix
7 3 (5.66%) HP
8 2 (3.77%) Bloomberg
8 2 (3.77%) Nuix
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
8 2 (3.77%) Reuters
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco
9 1 (1.89%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) F5
9 1 (1.89%) iManage
9 1 (1.89%) McAfee
9 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds