Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 993 1101 1035
Rank change year-on-year +108 -66 +105
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 89 108 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.062% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.43% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 79 105 157
UK median annual salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -9.09%

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 24,819 25,121 22,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.00% 14.43% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20,408 20,323 18,840
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +88 81 £35,000 -17.65% 15
London +90 46 £52,500 +23.53% 4
UK excluding London +48 43 £32,500 -7.14% 12
North West +27 12 £31,697 -9.44%
North of England +16 12 £31,697 -15.48% 4
South West +12 9 £30,000 -14.29% 4
South East +22 6 £32,500 -0.48% 3
Channel Islands +9 6 £30,000 +1.69%
East of England +70 5 £50,000 +17.65%
Midlands +16 3 £35,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +19 2 £35,000 +16.67%
Wales - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands +19 1 £30,000 -42.86%

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 89 (100.00%) VMware
2 75 (84.27%) Active Directory
3 72 (80.90%) Windows
4 69 (77.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (67.42%) Microsoft
6 53 (59.55%) Windows 10
7 42 (47.19%) PowerShell
8 40 (44.94%) SCCM
9 39 (43.82%) Windows Server
10 37 (41.57%) Office 365
11 32 (35.96%) MS Exchange
12 31 (34.83%) Microsoft Azure
13 30 (33.71%) Microsoft Office
14 29 (32.58%) TCP/IP
14 29 (32.58%) DNS
14 29 (32.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 28 (31.46%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (31.46%) Finance
16 26 (29.21%) HP
16 26 (29.21%) Hyper-V
17 25 (28.09%) VPN
18 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (24.72%) Windows 7
18 22 (24.72%) Skype for Business
18 22 (24.72%) Skype
18 22 (24.72%) Self-Motivation
19 21 (23.60%) XenApp
19 21 (23.60%) Citrix
20 20 (22.47%) Apple
20 20 (22.47%) VoIP

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 32 (35.96%) MS Exchange
2 22 (24.72%) Skype for Business
3 15 (16.85%) SharePoint
4 13 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.74%) IIS
6 4 (4.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (33.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (41.57%) Office 365
2 31 (34.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (14.61%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (14.61%) OpenDNS
4 10 (11.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (6.74%) GitHub
5 6 (6.74%) Power Platform
6 4 (4.49%) DigitalOcean
6 4 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (4.49%) IaaS
6 4 (4.49%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 29 (32.58%) DNS
1 29 (32.58%) TCP/IP
2 25 (28.09%) VPN
3 22 (24.72%) Skype
4 20 (22.47%) VoIP
5 19 (21.35%) DHCP
6 17 (19.10%) Firewall
7 12 (13.48%) LAN
8 10 (11.24%) VLAN
8 10 (11.24%) WAN
9 8 (8.99%) Network Security
9 8 (8.99%) Wireless
10 6 (6.74%) DMZ
11 4 (4.49%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (3.37%) Internet
13 2 (2.25%) AMQP
13 2 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
14 1 (1.12%) PCoIP
14 1 (1.12%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (6.74%) MySQL
2 6 (6.74%) Power BI
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) JIRA
2 6 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (6.74%) Bitbucket
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
3 11 (12.36%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.12%) Back Office
4 1 (1.12%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (43.82%) Analyst
2 28 (31.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Support Analyst
4 15 (16.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 15 (16.85%) IT Analyst
5 10 (11.24%) Service Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) Desktop Support
8 7 (7.87%) Desktop Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Windows Support Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) Administrator
9 6 (6.74%) Database Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.74%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) boto
1 4 (4.49%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (19.10%) Data Centre
3 13 (14.61%) iPad
3 13 (14.61%) iPhone
3 13 (14.61%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.74%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (6.74%) Private Cloud
5 6 (6.74%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.37%) Replication
8 2 (2.25%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.25%) User Experience
9 1 (1.12%) CMDB
9 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 72 (80.90%) Windows
2 53 (59.55%) Windows 10
3 39 (43.82%) Windows Server
4 22 (24.72%) Windows 7
4 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (22.47%) Apple iOS
6 15 (16.85%) Linux
6 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.62%) Unix
8 2 (2.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (31.46%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (22.47%) ITIL
4 15 (16.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (16.85%) Document Management
5 11 (12.36%) Application Packaging
5 11 (12.36%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (11.24%) Change Control
6 10 (11.24%) DevOps
6 10 (11.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 9 (10.11%) Decision-Making
7 9 (10.11%) Migration
8 8 (8.99%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (7.87%) Change Management
9 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.87%) Data Centre Operations
10 6 (6.74%) Data Security
10 6 (6.74%) Identity Management
10 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.19%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.24%) Bash Shell
2 10 (11.24%) Perl
2 10 (11.24%) Python
3 6 (6.74%) SQL
4 2 (2.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) CCNA
2 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.49%) MCSE
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.37%) MCP
5 2 (2.25%) MCTS
6 1 (1.12%) CEH
6 1 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.12%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.12%) MCSA
6 1 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (84.27%) Active Directory
2 69 (77.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (29.21%) Hyper-V
4 21 (23.60%) XenApp
5 13 (14.61%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (14.61%) XenDesktop
6 12 (13.48%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.74%) Docker
8 4 (4.49%) Xen
9 3 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (44.94%) SCCM
2 10 (11.24%) Ansible
2 10 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.24%) Puppet
2 10 (11.24%) Terraform
3 7 (7.87%) WSUS
4 6 (6.74%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (6.74%) SCOM
5 4 (4.49%) Nessus
5 4 (4.49%) Salt
6 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.25%) ZENworks
8 1 (1.12%) Automic
8 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (67.42%) Microsoft
3 26 (29.21%) HP
4 21 (23.60%) Citrix
5 20 (22.47%) Apple
6 15 (16.85%) Avaya
7 13 (14.61%) Atlassian
7 13 (14.61%) Cisco
8 11 (12.36%) Sophos
9 10 (11.24%) SolarWinds
10 8 (8.99%) Dell
11 6 (6.74%) NetApp
11 6 (6.74%) Palo Alto
11 6 (6.74%) Veeam
12 4 (4.49%) Google
13 2 (2.25%) Meraki
14 1 (1.12%) iManage
14 1 (1.12%) NVIDIA
14 1 (1.12%) Oracle