Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1065 1036 1134
Rank change year-on-year -29 +98 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 104 160 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.090% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 0.42% 0.71% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 100 152 135
UK median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £27,450 £22,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41% +21.43%

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 24,829 22,433 24,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.64% 12.66% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20,062 18,919 21,013
UK median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 16 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 14 August 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 +2 87 £41,250 -8.33% 7
UK excluding London -34 53 £35,000 +7.69% 9
London +2 43 £42,500 -19.05% 2
East of England +46 17 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Midlands +7 9 £30,000 -42.86% 1
South East -46 8 £32,658 +30.63% 1
North of England +31 7 £37,500 +17.19% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £30,000 -42.86%
West Midlands +15 4 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Channel Islands -8 4 £29,500 -9.23%
North West +8 3 £35,000 +9.38%
South West +3 3 £35,000 +42.86% 1
Scotland -10 3 £52,500 -
North East - 3 £52,500 -
Wales - 2 £37,500 - 4
Yorkshire +37 1 £27,500 +5.77% 1

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 104 (100.00%) VMware
2 86 (82.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (68.27%) Microsoft
4 69 (66.35%) Active Directory
4 69 (66.35%) Windows
5 47 (45.19%) Linux
6 41 (39.42%) SCCM
6 41 (39.42%) Windows Server
7 40 (38.46%) Office 365
8 37 (35.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (35.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (34.62%) Hyper-V
10 35 (33.65%) DNS
11 32 (30.77%) Windows 10
12 31 (29.81%) MS Exchange
12 31 (29.81%) Citrix
12 31 (29.81%) Windows 7
13 30 (28.85%) DHCP
13 30 (28.85%) TCP/IP
13 30 (28.85%) Cisco
14 27 (25.96%) Skype for Business
14 27 (25.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 25 (24.04%) Microsoft Office
16 24 (23.08%) Apple
16 24 (23.08%) Firewall
16 24 (23.08%) PowerShell
17 22 (21.15%) SQL
18 21 (20.19%) ITIL
18 21 (20.19%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (19.23%) Finance

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 (29.81%) MS Exchange
2 27 (25.96%) Skype for Business
3 17 (16.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 7 (6.73%) nginx
6 6 (5.77%) Apache
7 5 (4.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.88%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.92%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.92%) IIS
10 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.73%) HipChat
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 40 (38.46%) Office 365
2 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.73%) Dropbox
5 6 (5.77%) IaaS
5 6 (5.77%) Mimecast
6 4 (3.85%) Slack
7 3 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.88%) DigitalOcean
7 3 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.88%) Linode
7 3 (2.88%) PaaS
8 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (33.65%) DNS
2 30 (28.85%) DHCP
2 30 (28.85%) TCP/IP
3 24 (23.08%) Firewall
4 13 (12.50%) SAN
5 9 (8.65%) VPN
6 8 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (4.81%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.85%) FTP
8 4 (3.85%) IPsec
8 4 (3.85%) Skype
8 4 (3.85%) SSH
8 4 (3.85%) SSL
8 4 (3.85%) VLAN
8 4 (3.85%) VoIP
9 3 (2.88%) AMQP
9 3 (2.88%) LAN
10 2 (1.92%) NAS
10 2 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.42%) MySQL
2 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (19.23%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Back Office
3 9 (8.65%) Retail
4 7 (6.73%) Multimedia
4 7 (6.73%) Publishing
5 6 (5.77%) Marketing
6 5 (4.81%) Banking
6 5 (4.81%) Military
7 3 (2.88%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.96%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 36 (34.62%) Analyst
2 24 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 21 (20.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (13.46%) Active Directory Analyst
6 13 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 13 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
6 13 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 13 (12.50%) Exchange Support
7 12 (11.54%) Administrator
8 11 (10.58%) IT Support
8 11 (10.58%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (9.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (8.65%) IT Analyst
11 8 (7.69%) Desktop Support
11 8 (7.69%) Service Analyst
11 8 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (6.73%) Developer
12 7 (6.73%) IT Support Analyst
12 7 (6.73%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (6.73%) LAMP
2 7 (6.73%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (6.73%) Node.js
2 7 (6.73%) Web Services
3 4 (3.85%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.85%) LDAP
4 3 (2.88%) boto
5 1 (0.96%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.96%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.96%) Spring
5 1 (0.96%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.54%) iPad
2 12 (11.54%) iPhone
3 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.73%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (4.81%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.81%) NHS
7 4 (3.85%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.88%) Fintech
8 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.92%) Clustering
9 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.96%) PKI
10 1 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (66.35%) Windows
2 47 (45.19%) Linux
3 41 (39.42%) Windows Server
4 37 (35.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (35.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (30.77%) Windows 10
6 31 (29.81%) Windows 7
7 16 (15.38%) Apple iOS
8 8 (7.69%) Mac OS
8 8 (7.69%) Solaris
9 7 (6.73%) Debian
9 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.81%) BlackBerry OS
11 4 (3.85%) AIX
11 4 (3.85%) Android
11 4 (3.85%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.88%) Unix
13 1 (0.96%) CentOS
13 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (20.19%) ITIL
3 11 (10.58%) Incident Management
3 11 (10.58%) Patch Management
4 10 (9.62%) Project Management
5 9 (8.65%) Asset Management
6 8 (7.69%) Antivirus Management
6 8 (7.69%) Business Development
6 8 (7.69%) PQQ
6 8 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.73%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (6.73%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (6.73%) Microservices
7 7 (6.73%) Scrum
7 7 (6.73%) Ticket Management
7 7 (6.73%) Workflow
8 6 (5.77%) Application Packaging
8 6 (5.77%) Investment Management
8 6 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 22 (21.15%) SQL
3 12 (11.54%) Python
4 10 (9.62%) Java
5 7 (6.73%) Erlang
5 7 (6.73%) Go
5 7 (6.73%) Haskell
5 7 (6.73%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.73%) PHP
6 4 (3.85%) Perl
7 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.92%) C
8 2 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (20.19%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (17.31%) Security Cleared
3 15 (14.42%) CCNA
4 13 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
7 9 (8.65%) Degree
7 9 (8.65%) MCSE
8 6 (5.77%) A+ Certification
8 6 (5.77%) CCNP
8 6 (5.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (5.77%) MCSA
9 3 (2.88%) MCP
10 2 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) PMO
2 10 (9.62%) SLA
3 6 (5.77%) PMBOK
4 4 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (82.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (66.35%) Active Directory
3 36 (34.62%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.54%) vSphere
5 10 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (8.65%) XenApp
7 8 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (7.69%) Terminal Services
8 5 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (3.85%) Firmware
9 4 (3.85%) GPFS
9 4 (3.85%) Snort
9 4 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (3.85%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.88%) Xen
10 3 (2.88%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (39.42%) SCCM
2 18 (17.31%) WSUS
3 17 (16.35%) SCOM
4 10 (9.62%) FortiGate
5 8 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 8 (7.69%) MOM
5 8 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (6.73%) Kubernetes
7 6 (5.77%) Backup Exec
8 4 (3.85%) Snorby
8 4 (3.85%) Suricata
8 4 (3.85%) Tivoli
8 4 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Ansible
9 3 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.88%) Puppet
9 3 (2.88%) Salt
9 3 (2.88%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (2.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) VMware
2 71 (68.27%) Microsoft
3 31 (29.81%) Citrix
4 30 (28.85%) Cisco
5 24 (23.08%) Apple
6 17 (16.35%) NetApp
7 15 (14.42%) EMC
8 14 (13.46%) HP
9 12 (11.54%) IBM
10 10 (9.62%) 3PAR
10 10 (9.62%) Juniper
11 9 (8.65%) McAfee
11 9 (8.65%) Symantec
12 8 (7.69%) F5
12 8 (7.69%) Sophos
13 7 (6.73%) Perforce
14 6 (5.77%) Dell
14 6 (5.77%) Draytek
14 6 (5.77%) ProCurve
14 6 (5.77%) SonicWALL