Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 659 1028 1082
Rank change year-on-year +369 +54 -27
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 36 71 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.051% 0.065%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 62 106
Median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,875 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £30,894 £33,500
% change year-on-year +53.75% -7.78% +3.08%

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 9,250 24,288 24,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.71% 17.31% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7,735 19,869 20,158
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,019
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.00% +8.93%
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +10.39%

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 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Workstation in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 7 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 21 September 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 +347 36 £47,500 +46.15% 2
UK excluding London +319 25 £47,500 +53.75% 1
South East +234 14 £47,500 +46.15%
London +242 11 £55,000 -2.22% 1
East of England +152 10 £27,500 -45.00%
Work from Home - 5 £55,000 -
South West +137 1 £30,000 -4.76%

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (91.67%) Windows
3 32 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (88.89%) Windows Server
4 29 (80.56%) Hyper-V
5 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
6 26 (72.22%) Azure
7 25 (69.44%) AWS
8 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
9 18 (50.00%) DNS
10 16 (44.44%) Firewall
11 15 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 13 (36.11%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (36.11%) Service Management
13 13 (36.11%) Project Management
13 13 (36.11%) VPN
13 13 (36.11%) SLA
13 13 (36.11%) Internet
13 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
13 13 (36.11%) LAN
13 13 (36.11%) VoIP
13 13 (36.11%) WAN
13 13 (36.11%) DHCP
14 12 (33.33%) Sophos
14 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
14 12 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
14 12 (33.33%) Network Security

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 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Azure
2 25 (69.44%) AWS
3 12 (33.33%) Mimecast
3 12 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (5.56%) SaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.78%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (2.78%) GCP
5 1 (2.78%) Linode
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) DNS
2 16 (44.44%) Firewall
3 13 (36.11%) DHCP
3 13 (36.11%) Internet
3 13 (36.11%) LAN
3 13 (36.11%) VoIP
3 13 (36.11%) VPN
3 13 (36.11%) WAN
4 12 (33.33%) Network Security
4 12 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.56%) VLAN
6 2 (5.56%) Wireless
7 1 (2.78%) AMQP
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.78%) Intranet
7 1 (2.78%) SMTP
7 1 (2.78%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) GIS
2 4 (11.11%) QGIS
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
General
1 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Military
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Law
5 1 (2.78%) Front Office
5 1 (2.78%) International Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Administrator
1 13 (36.11%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) IT Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) IT Systems Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Project Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) PostGIS
2 1 (2.78%) boto
2 1 (2.78%) Django
2 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 32 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
5 11 (30.56%) Windows 7
5 11 (30.56%) Windows 8
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (13.89%) Linux
7 4 (11.11%) Unix
8 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (36.11%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (36.11%) Project Management
2 13 (36.11%) Service Management
3 12 (33.33%) Project Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) BCP
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.78%) Data Management
5 1 (2.78%) e-Disclosure
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.78%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (2.78%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (2.78%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) CEH
5 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) ECSA
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (80.56%) Hyper-V
3 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
4 15 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) cPanel
2 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.78%) MOM
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Salt
2 1 (2.78%) Terraform
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) Sophos
4 4 (11.11%) ESRI
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Veeam
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) Reuters
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Google
7 1 (2.78%) iManage
7 1 (2.78%) McAfee
7 1 (2.78%) Nuix
7 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds