Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1060 1067 1100
Rank change year-on-year +7 +33 +56
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 101 136 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.078% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.60% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 98 112 143
UK median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,325 £28,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +2.94% +20.35%

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 24,617 22,805 23,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.94% 13.07% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20,104 19,200 19,849
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 13 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 22 October 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 +16 87 £40,000 -15.79% 14
London +35 53 £42,500 -15.00% 6
UK excluding London -11 44 £30,000 -14.29% 10
East of England +26 14 £29,000 -29.70% 1
Channel Islands -3 7 £29,500 -9.23% 2
South East -19 7 £30,315 +21.26% 1
North of England - 7 £37,750 - 3
North West - 6 £40,500 - 3
Midlands 0 3 £30,000 -42.86%
South West -8 3 £35,000 +42.86% 3
East Midlands -15 3 £30,000 -42.86%
Wales - 3 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (79.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (78.22%) Windows
4 78 (77.23%) Active Directory
5 63 (62.38%) Microsoft
6 51 (50.50%) Windows Server
7 48 (47.52%) Office 365
8 43 (42.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (40.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 39 (38.61%) DNS
10 39 (38.61%) MS Exchange
11 38 (37.62%) Linux
12 37 (36.63%) SCCM
13 36 (35.64%) Windows 10
14 35 (34.65%) Windows 7
15 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Office
16 30 (29.70%) Citrix
17 29 (28.71%) PowerShell
18 28 (27.72%) Apple
18 28 (27.72%) Management Information System
19 27 (26.73%) Firewall
19 27 (26.73%) TCP/IP
19 27 (26.73%) DHCP
20 25 (24.75%) ITIL
21 24 (23.76%) Hyper-V
22 22 (21.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 21 (20.79%) Exchange Server 2010
23 21 (20.79%) SQL Server
24 20 (19.80%) Cisco
25 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Azure

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 39 (38.61%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
4 11 (10.89%) Skype for Business
5 5 (4.95%) Apache
6 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.99%) IIS
7 1 (0.99%) nginx
7 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.99%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 48 (47.52%) Office 365
2 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.93%) Mimecast
5 4 (3.96%) IaaS
6 3 (2.97%) PaaS
7 2 (1.98%) OpenDNS
7 2 (1.98%) SaaS
8 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.99%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.99%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.99%) Linode
8 1 (0.99%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 39 (38.61%) DNS
2 27 (26.73%) DHCP
2 27 (26.73%) Firewall
2 27 (26.73%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.87%) Internet
3 13 (12.87%) SAN
4 11 (10.89%) SSL
5 7 (6.93%) Network Security
6 6 (5.94%) NAS
7 5 (4.95%) LAN
7 5 (4.95%) NetScaler
7 5 (4.95%) VoIP
8 4 (3.96%) FTP
8 4 (3.96%) VPN
8 4 (3.96%) WAN
9 3 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.97%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.85%) MySQL
3 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (17.82%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.89%) Finance
3 10 (9.90%) Retail
4 9 (8.91%) Publishing
5 6 (5.94%) Back Office
6 4 (3.96%) Marketing
7 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.97%) Military
8 2 (1.98%) Banking
9 1 (0.99%) Games
9 1 (0.99%) Legal
9 1 (0.99%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Analyst
2 24 (23.76%) Support Analyst
3 20 (19.80%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (18.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (16.83%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 17 (16.83%) Active Directory Analyst
5 17 (16.83%) Active Directory Support
5 17 (16.83%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 17 (16.83%) Exchange Support
6 10 (9.90%) Administrator
7 9 (8.91%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (8.91%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (7.92%) IT Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Service Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) IT Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) IT Support
9 7 (6.93%) Junior
9 7 (6.93%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.93%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.98%) LDAP
1 2 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.99%) boto
2 1 (0.99%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.99%) LAMP
2 1 (0.99%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (0.99%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (0.99%) Node.js
2 1 (0.99%) Spring
2 1 (0.99%) Spring Boot
2 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.72%) Management Information System
2 16 (15.84%) iPad
2 16 (15.84%) iPhone
3 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.93%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.95%) NHS
7 4 (3.96%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.97%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.97%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.98%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.99%) Fintech
10 1 (0.99%) Replication
10 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (78.22%) Windows
2 51 (50.50%) Windows Server
3 43 (42.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (40.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (37.62%) Linux
6 36 (35.64%) Windows 10
7 35 (34.65%) Windows 7
8 17 (16.83%) Apple iOS
9 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.95%) AIX
11 3 (2.97%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.97%) Solaris
12 2 (1.98%) Android
12 2 (1.98%) BlackBerry OS
12 2 (1.98%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.99%) Debian
13 1 (0.99%) VMS
13 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.75%) ITIL
2 22 (21.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 17 (16.83%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (12.87%) Incident Management
4 13 (12.87%) Software Deployment
5 12 (11.88%) Antivirus Management
6 10 (9.90%) Migration
6 10 (9.90%) Patch Management
6 10 (9.90%) PRINCE2
6 10 (9.90%) Project Management
7 9 (8.91%) Runbook
8 8 (7.92%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (7.92%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.93%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (6.93%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (6.93%) Decision-Making
9 7 (6.93%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.94%) Analytics
10 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.71%) PowerShell
2 14 (13.86%) SQL
3 8 (7.92%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.96%) Perl
4 4 (3.96%) Python
5 2 (1.98%) C
5 2 (1.98%) Java
6 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.99%) Erlang
6 1 (0.99%) Go
6 1 (0.99%) Haskell
6 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.89%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (7.92%) CCNA
4 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.93%) Degree
5 7 (6.93%) MCSE
6 6 (5.94%) CCNP
6 6 (5.94%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.99%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.99%) MCP
8 1 (0.99%) MCSA
8 1 (0.99%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) PMO
1 11 (10.89%) SLA
2 6 (5.94%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (79.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (77.23%) Active Directory
3 24 (23.76%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.86%) XenApp
5 8 (7.92%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (6.93%) vSphere
7 5 (4.95%) XenServer
8 4 (3.96%) Firmware
8 4 (3.96%) GPFS
8 4 (3.96%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (3.96%) VMware Server
8 4 (3.96%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.97%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.97%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.98%) Snort
11 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (36.63%) SCCM
2 13 (12.87%) WSUS
3 8 (7.92%) FortiGate
4 7 (6.93%) Backup Exec
4 7 (6.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (4.95%) SCOM
6 4 (3.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (3.96%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.96%) Tivoli
6 4 (3.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.97%) MOM
8 2 (1.98%) Nagios
8 2 (1.98%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.98%) Snorby
8 2 (1.98%) Suricata
9 1 (0.99%) Ansible
9 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.99%) Puppet
9 1 (0.99%) Salt
9 1 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (62.38%) Microsoft
3 30 (29.70%) Citrix
4 28 (27.72%) Apple
5 20 (19.80%) Cisco
6 14 (13.86%) HP
7 12 (11.88%) NetApp
8 11 (10.89%) IBM
9 10 (9.90%) Sophos
10 9 (8.91%) Juniper
11 8 (7.92%) Symantec
12 6 (5.94%) Dell
12 6 (5.94%) Dell Compellent
12 6 (5.94%) Draytek
12 6 (5.94%) EMC
12 6 (5.94%) SonicWALL
13 5 (4.95%) Kaspersky
14 4 (3.96%) McAfee
14 4 (3.96%) ProCurve
15 3 (2.97%) F5