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

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1010 1098 1042
Rank change year-on-year +88 -56 +140
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 130 108 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.060% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 0.46% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 121 85 157
UK median annual salary £35,000 £49,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +19.51% +17.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -25.56% +12.50% +33.33%

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 24,396 23,271 22,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.32% 12.95% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19,880 19,375 19,160
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 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 12 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 December 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 +91 116 £35,000 -30.00% 17
London +83 66 £42,500 -15.00% 6
UK excluding London +48 62 £33,500 -25.56% 11
East of England +51 29 £29,500 - 3
Channel Islands -2 9 £33,500 +3.08%
North of England +37 8 £35,000 +52.17% 2
North West +27 8 £35,000 +66.67% 2
South East +16 7 £30,000 -29.41% 5
South West +16 4 £33,308 -16.73%
Wales - 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands +27 2 £24,176 -53.95% 1
Midlands +14 2 £24,176 -53.95% 1

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 130 (100.00%) VMware
2 106 (81.54%) Windows
3 98 (75.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 97 (74.62%) Active Directory
5 80 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 67 (51.54%) Windows Server
7 60 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (44.62%) Office 365
8 58 (44.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (44.62%) SCCM
9 52 (40.00%) DNS
10 51 (39.23%) Windows 10
11 43 (33.08%) PowerShell
12 41 (31.54%) TCP/IP
12 41 (31.54%) Linux
13 40 (30.77%) MS Exchange
14 39 (30.00%) DHCP
15 38 (29.23%) Citrix
16 36 (27.69%) Windows 7
17 35 (26.92%) Firewall
18 34 (26.15%) Microsoft Office
18 34 (26.15%) Hyper-V
19 30 (23.08%) SharePoint
19 30 (23.08%) SLA
20 29 (22.31%) Apple
21 28 (21.54%) Cisco
22 26 (20.00%) ITIL
22 26 (20.00%) Management Information System
23 25 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
24 24 (18.46%) XenApp

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 40 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 30 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 25 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (13.08%) Skype for Business
5 8 (6.15%) WordPress
6 5 (3.85%) Apache
7 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.54%) IIS
9 1 (0.77%) Confluence
9 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (26.15%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 58 (44.62%) Office 365
2 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.15%) Mimecast
4 7 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.08%) IaaS
6 3 (2.31%) OpenDNS
6 3 (2.31%) PaaS
7 2 (1.54%) SaaS
8 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.77%) GitHub
8 1 (0.77%) Route 53
8 1 (0.77%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 52 (40.00%) DNS
2 41 (31.54%) TCP/IP
3 39 (30.00%) DHCP
4 35 (26.92%) Firewall
5 18 (13.85%) LAN
6 15 (11.54%) Internet
7 14 (10.77%) SAN
8 13 (10.00%) VLAN
9 10 (7.69%) Skype
9 10 (7.69%) WAN
10 9 (6.92%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (6.92%) Network Security
10 9 (6.92%) SSL
11 7 (5.38%) NAS
11 7 (5.38%) VoIP
11 7 (5.38%) Wireless
12 5 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (3.85%) NetScaler
13 4 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (3.08%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 21 (16.15%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.77%) Retail
3 8 (6.15%) Marketing
3 8 (6.15%) Publishing
4 7 (5.38%) Finance
5 5 (3.85%) Back Office
6 4 (3.08%) Legal
7 2 (1.54%) Games
7 2 (1.54%) Law
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (35.38%) Analyst
2 24 (18.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 23 (17.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (17.69%) Support Analyst
4 19 (14.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 19 (14.62%) Active Directory Analyst
4 19 (14.62%) Active Directory Support
4 19 (14.62%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 19 (14.62%) Exchange Support
5 16 (12.31%) Junior
6 14 (10.77%) Administrator
6 14 (10.77%) IT Engineer
7 12 (9.23%) Junior Analyst
7 12 (9.23%) Support Engineer
8 11 (8.46%) IT Support
9 8 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.77%) CSS
1 1 (0.77%) HTML
1 1 (0.77%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 23 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (13.85%) iPad
3 18 (13.85%) iPhone
4 11 (8.46%) User Experience
5 9 (6.92%) Replication
5 9 (6.92%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (5.38%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.85%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.85%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.54%) CCTV
8 2 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.77%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 106 (81.54%) Windows
2 67 (51.54%) Windows Server
3 60 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (44.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (39.23%) Windows 10
6 41 (31.54%) Linux
7 36 (27.69%) Windows 7
8 22 (16.92%) Apple iOS
9 14 (10.77%) AIX
10 13 (10.00%) Android
11 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (3.85%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.31%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.54%) Solaris
15 1 (0.77%) CentOS
15 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) ITIL
2 24 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 23 (17.69%) Patch Management
4 20 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 20 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (14.62%) Antivirus Management
5 19 (14.62%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (13.85%) Migration
7 14 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (10.77%) PRINCE2
7 14 (10.77%) Server Hardening
7 14 (10.77%) Software Deployment
7 14 (10.77%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (10.00%) Analytics
8 13 (10.00%) Project Management
8 13 (10.00%) Time Management
9 10 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (7.69%) Change Management
9 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 9 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (33.08%) PowerShell
2 21 (16.15%) SQL
3 8 (6.15%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.54%) Perl
5 1 (0.77%) C
5 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.15%) MCSE
4 7 (5.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (4.62%) CCNA
5 6 (4.62%) CCNP
5 6 (4.62%) MCP
6 5 (3.85%) MCTS
6 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.08%) Degree
8 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.31%) MCSA
8 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.77%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.77%) MCDST
9 1 (0.77%) VCP4
9 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (23.08%) SLA
2 6 (4.62%) PMO
3 5 (3.85%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 98 (75.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (74.62%) Active Directory
3 34 (26.15%) Hyper-V
4 24 (18.46%) XenApp
5 15 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (6.92%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (3.85%) vSphere
7 5 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.85%) XenServer
8 4 (3.08%) Firmware
8 4 (3.08%) GPFS
8 4 (3.08%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.31%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.54%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.77%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.77%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 58 (44.62%) SCCM
2 16 (12.31%) WSUS
3 14 (10.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (9.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (8.46%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.85%) FortiGate
6 5 (3.85%) SCOM
7 4 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (3.08%) Tivoli
7 4 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.54%) MOM
8 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.77%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.77%) Nagios
9 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.77%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 38 (29.23%) Citrix
4 29 (22.31%) Apple
5 28 (21.54%) Cisco
6 19 (14.62%) IBM
7 15 (11.54%) HP
8 14 (10.77%) Symantec
9 12 (9.23%) Meraki
9 12 (9.23%) NetApp
10 10 (7.69%) Avaya
11 8 (6.15%) Adobe
11 8 (6.15%) Dell
11 8 (6.15%) Google
11 8 (6.15%) Sage
12 7 (5.38%) Juniper
12 7 (5.38%) Sophos
13 6 (4.62%) EMC
14 5 (3.85%) Draytek
14 5 (3.85%) SonicWALL