Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1030 749 977
Rank change year-on-year -281 +228 +63
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 65 38 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.059% 0.050%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 63 37 51
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,450 -
25th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,946
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,000 £29,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +32.20% -26.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,625
90th Percentile £54,750 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £28,500 £30,894
% change year-on-year +36.84% -7.75% -11.73%

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 23,102 11,927 21,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.72% 18.44% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15,545 10,071 17,609
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -

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 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 11 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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -235 57 £39,000 +34.48% 13
UK excluding London -178 55 £39,000 +36.84% 10
South East -85 36 £39,000 -29.09% 5
East of England -99 6 £47,500 +72.73%
London -221 6 £58,750 -7.84% 3
Midlands -94 5 £23,000 -56.19% 1
South West -61 4 £24,000 -15.79% 3
West Midlands -71 4 £23,000 -56.19%
Channel Islands - 4 £50,000 -
Work from Home -216 1 £75,000 +36.36% 4
East Midlands - 1 £27,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 65 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (72.31%) Windows
3 45 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 40 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 38 (58.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (55.38%) Social Skills
7 34 (52.31%) Microsoft 365
8 29 (44.62%) Azure
9 28 (43.08%) ITIL
10 27 (41.54%) LAN
10 27 (41.54%) WAN
10 27 (41.54%) Windows Server
11 23 (35.38%) Asset Management
12 21 (32.31%) SLA
13 20 (30.77%) Service Management
13 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
14 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
14 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
15 17 (26.15%) Windows 10
15 17 (26.15%) IaaS
15 17 (26.15%) SaaS
15 17 (26.15%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (26.15%) SQL
15 17 (26.15%) Management Information System
16 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
16 16 (24.62%) Veeam
16 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2019
17 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
17 15 (23.08%) Citrix

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 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (52.31%) Microsoft 365
2 29 (44.62%) Azure
3 17 (26.15%) IaaS
3 17 (26.15%) SaaS
4 6 (9.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (9.23%) PaaS
5 5 (7.69%) Google Workspace
6 3 (4.62%) AWS
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.54%) AWS CodeBuild
7 1 (1.54%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.54%) Datadog
7 1 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (41.54%) LAN
1 27 (41.54%) WAN
2 12 (18.46%) Wireless
3 11 (16.92%) MPLS
3 11 (16.92%) SNMP
3 11 (16.92%) VLAN
4 8 (12.31%) VPN
5 7 (10.77%) VoIP
6 6 (9.23%) DHCP
6 6 (9.23%) DNS
6 6 (9.23%) Internet
7 5 (7.69%) Junos
7 5 (7.69%) Network Security
7 5 (7.69%) SAN
8 2 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.54%) Firewall
9 1 (1.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) AutoIt
General
1 36 (55.38%) Social Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.77%) Back Office
3 7 (10.77%) Electronics
3 7 (10.77%) Presentation Skills
3 7 (10.77%) Retail
4 4 (6.15%) Finance
5 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Front Office
5 2 (3.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.54%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) Support Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) IT Technician
3 12 (18.46%) Team Leader
4 11 (16.92%) Technical Leader
4 11 (16.92%) Technical Team Leader
5 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) IT Support
8 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 5 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
2 17 (26.15%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.69%) iPad
3 5 (7.69%) iPhone
3 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.15%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Windows
2 27 (41.54%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.15%) Windows 10
4 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2019
5 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.23%) Android
7 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
7 6 (9.23%) Linux
8 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) ITIL
2 23 (35.38%) Asset Management
3 20 (30.77%) Service Management
4 17 (26.15%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 11 (16.92%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (10.77%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (9.23%) Change Control
9 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
9 6 (9.23%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
10 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.69%) Line Management
10 5 (7.69%) Project Delivery
10 5 (7.69%) Service Design
10 5 (7.69%) Software Deployment
11 4 (6.15%) Data Centre Operations
11 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (6.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 17 (26.15%) SQL
3 4 (6.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (21.54%) MCSE
3 12 (18.46%) DBS Check
4 11 (16.92%) CCNA
4 11 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (16.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.08%) MCP
6 1 (1.54%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.31%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 40 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 38 (58.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 13 (20.00%) vSphere
4 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) SCCM
2 6 (9.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (9.23%) MobiControl
2 6 (9.23%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 4 (6.15%) WSUS
5 2 (3.08%) PaperCut
6 1 (1.54%) Grafana
6 1 (1.54%) Nagios
6 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.54%) Puppet
6 1 (1.54%) SCOM
6 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.62%) Veeam
4 15 (23.08%) Citrix
5 11 (16.92%) Symantec
6 6 (9.23%) SOTI
7 5 (7.69%) Apple
7 5 (7.69%) Dell
7 5 (7.69%) Google
7 5 (7.69%) Juniper
7 5 (7.69%) Kaspersky
7 5 (7.69%) McAfee
8 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg
8 2 (3.08%) FactSet
8 2 (3.08%) Reuters
8 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle
9 1 (1.54%) Splunk