Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 979 664 1033
Rank change year-on-year -315 +369 +52
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 47 35 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.071% 0.050%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.38% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 60
10th Percentile " " £27,500
25th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £28,946
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £27,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -42.11% +46.15% -13.33%
75th Percentile £39,500 £48,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £49,625 £57,500 £66,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £47,500 £30,894
% change year-on-year -42.11% +53.75% -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 22,028 9,187 24,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.20% 18.70% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15,188 7,797 20,290
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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
UK excluding London -216 43 £27,500 -42.11% 9
England -299 43 £27,500 -42.11% 11
South East -146 29 £28,500 -40.00% 5
South West -79 6 £24,000 -20.00% 1
London -231 4 £80,000 +52.38% 2
Midlands - 4 £23,000 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £23,000 -
Channel Islands - 4 £50,000 -
Work from Home -276 3 £40,000 -27.27% 2

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (76.60%) Windows
3 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
4 26 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
5 24 (51.06%) Social Skills
6 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
7 17 (36.17%) MS Exchange
7 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
8 15 (31.91%) Microsoft 365
8 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
8 15 (31.91%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2016
9 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2019
9 14 (29.79%) Azure
9 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (29.79%) LAN
9 14 (29.79%) WAN
10 13 (27.66%) ITIL
10 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
10 13 (27.66%) Virtual Servers
11 12 (25.53%) Wireless
11 12 (25.53%) DBS Check
12 11 (23.40%) vSphere
12 11 (23.40%) SLA
13 10 (21.28%) Back Office
13 10 (21.28%) Electronics
13 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
13 10 (21.28%) Asset Management
13 10 (21.28%) Software Testing

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 17 (36.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (29.79%) Azure
3 4 (8.51%) IaaS
4 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.38%) PaaS
4 3 (6.38%) SaaS
5 1 (2.13%) AWS
5 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.13%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (2.13%) GCP
5 1 (2.13%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) LAN
1 14 (29.79%) WAN
2 12 (25.53%) Wireless
3 10 (21.28%) Network Security
4 5 (10.64%) Firewall
5 4 (8.51%) DHCP
5 4 (8.51%) DNS
5 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.38%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.26%) X.509
8 1 (2.13%) AMQP
8 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
General
1 24 (51.06%) Social Skills
2 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (21.28%) Back Office
3 10 (21.28%) Electronics
3 10 (21.28%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Front Office
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 14 (29.79%) Support Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) IT Technician
4 10 (21.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 10 (21.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (21.28%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Support
4 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Service Desk Support
5 9 (19.15%) Technical Support
6 6 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Technical Support
8 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) IT Support
8 4 (8.51%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) boto
1 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.26%) PKI
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (76.60%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2016
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2019
4 9 (19.15%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.51%) Android
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (27.66%) ITIL
3 10 (21.28%) Asset Management
3 10 (21.28%) Proactive Monitoring
3 10 (21.28%) Software Testing
3 10 (21.28%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity
4 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (8.51%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.51%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (6.38%) Change Control
6 3 (6.38%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (4.26%) Antivirus Management
7 2 (4.26%) Business Development
7 2 (4.26%) High Availability
7 2 (4.26%) PQQ
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineering
8 1 (2.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) DBS Check
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
3 13 (27.66%) Virtual Servers
4 11 (23.40%) vSphere
5 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.26%) XenApp
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (6.38%) MobiControl
1 3 (6.38%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.26%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) Salt
3 1 (2.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) SOTI
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) F5
5 2 (4.26%) McAfee
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
6 1 (2.13%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) Reuters