Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 942 1018 1099
Rank change year-on-year +76 +81 -67
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 64 119 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.079% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56 105 84
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -26.32% +15.85%
10th Percentile £28,946 £23,256 £27,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% -17.65% +16.44%

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 20,932 23,758 23,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.00% 15.70% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17,094 19,443 19,422
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 9 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 26 February 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 +86 62 £34,500 -3.50% 14
London +58 31 £52,500 +16.67% 3
UK excluding London +55 31 £32,000 -8.57% 12
South East +69 19 £33,000 +5.60% 4
North West +57 9 £30,894 -11.73%
North of England +53 9 £30,894 -11.73% 2
West Midlands +35 2 £28,500 +17.89% 1
Midlands +34 2 £28,500 -18.57% 1
South West +31 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 49 (76.56%) Windows
3 49 (76.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
5 41 (64.06%) Office 365
6 39 (60.94%) Windows 10
7 33 (51.56%) Azure
8 29 (45.31%) Windows Server
8 29 (45.31%) Firewall
9 28 (43.75%) TCP/IP
10 27 (42.19%) DNS
10 27 (42.19%) WAN
11 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
12 25 (39.06%) ITIL
13 22 (34.38%) SharePoint
14 20 (31.25%) LAN
15 19 (29.69%) PowerShell
16 18 (28.13%) DHCP
17 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Office
17 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
17 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (25.00%) Linux
18 16 (25.00%) SLA
18 16 (25.00%) Apple
18 16 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 15 (23.44%) VMware ESXi
19 15 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
20 14 (21.88%) ServiceNow
20 14 (21.88%) VPN

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 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 22 (34.38%) SharePoint
3 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (14.06%) IIS
5 6 (9.38%) OpenStack
5 6 (9.38%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.56%) JCAPS
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 41 (64.06%) Office 365
2 33 (51.56%) Azure
3 12 (18.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (15.63%) AWS
5 8 (12.50%) IaaS
6 6 (9.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (9.38%) DigitalOcean
6 6 (9.38%) GCP
6 6 (9.38%) Linode
7 2 (3.13%) PaaS
7 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (45.31%) Firewall
2 28 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 27 (42.19%) DNS
3 27 (42.19%) WAN
4 20 (31.25%) LAN
5 18 (28.13%) DHCP
6 14 (21.88%) VPN
7 9 (14.06%) DMZ
8 8 (12.50%) SMTP
9 6 (9.38%) VoIP
10 5 (7.81%) Skype
10 5 (7.81%) Unified Communications
10 5 (7.81%) VLAN
11 4 (6.25%) Wireless
12 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (4.69%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
12 3 (4.69%) Network Security
13 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQLite
3 1 (1.56%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.06%) Fire and Rescue
1 9 (14.06%) Police
1 9 (14.06%) Public Sector
2 8 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Back Office
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Support Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Desktop Support
5 10 (15.63%) Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Desktop Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 8 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) IT Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) IT Support
8 7 (10.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
9 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (7.81%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
12 3 (4.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 3 (4.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) LDAP
2 6 (9.38%) boto
3 2 (3.13%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.56%) LAMP
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Data Centre
1 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
2 9 (14.06%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (12.50%) BYOD
4 7 (10.94%) Replication
5 6 (9.38%) Virtual Team
6 5 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (6.25%) iPad
7 4 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (4.69%) iPhone
8 3 (4.69%) PKI
9 2 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.56%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 49 (76.56%) Windows
2 39 (60.94%) Windows 10
3 29 (45.31%) Windows Server
4 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
4 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (25.00%) Linux
6 12 (18.75%) Unix
7 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
9 4 (6.25%) Solaris
9 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.13%) Debian
10 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.56%) Android
11 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) ITIL
2 16 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (18.75%) ITSM
5 10 (15.63%) Change Management
5 10 (15.63%) Migration
6 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.06%) Data Protection
6 9 (14.06%) Data Security
6 9 (14.06%) Identity Management
6 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
6 9 (14.06%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (9.38%) DevOps
7 6 (9.38%) Fintech
8 4 (6.25%) Project Delivery
8 4 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (4.69%) Antivirus Management
9 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.69%) Document Management
9 3 (4.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.50%) SQL
3 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
3 6 (9.38%) Python
4 1 (1.56%) Perl
4 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
1 12 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (4.69%) CCNA
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) MCSA
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 49 (76.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (23.44%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
5 8 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (9.38%) Xen
6 6 (9.38%) XenApp
7 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.69%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
9 2 (3.13%) NFS
9 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (3.13%) vSphere
10 1 (1.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.56%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (18.75%) SCCM
2 12 (18.75%) SCOM
3 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Ansible
4 6 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (9.38%) Puppet
4 6 (9.38%) Salt
4 6 (9.38%) Terraform
5 5 (7.81%) NetBackup
6 4 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (6.25%) WSUS
7 3 (4.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (4.69%) MOM
8 2 (3.13%) Automic
9 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.56%) Nagios
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.00%) Apple
4 14 (21.88%) ServiceNow
5 13 (20.31%) Cisco
6 12 (18.75%) Veeam
7 10 (15.63%) SolarWinds
8 9 (14.06%) NetApp
8 9 (14.06%) Palo Alto
9 7 (10.94%) Citrix
10 6 (9.38%) Avaya
10 6 (9.38%) Google
10 6 (9.38%) Oracle
10 6 (9.38%) TOWER Software
11 5 (7.81%) HP
12 3 (4.69%) F5
12 3 (4.69%) McAfee
13 2 (3.13%) EMC
14 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.56%) Sun