VMware
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of VMware products and/or services. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited VMware over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 82 69 155
Rank change year-on-year -13 +86 -75
Permanent jobs citing VMware 2,900 3,582 4,836
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.03% 4.32% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 8.86% 10.60% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,278 2,601 3,644
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,875
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,795
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% - +8.70%
75th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,875 £77,715 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,227 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.94% - +5.88%

All Vendors
UK

VMware falls under the Vendor Products and Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of all vendor products and services.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32,716 33,792 69,447
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 34.16% 40.74% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20,933 22,315 34,627
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,415
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.30% +4.55% +2.80%
75th Percentile £71,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,300 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26% +3.26%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the UK

VMware
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware.

Salary trend for VMware in the UK

VMware
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for VMware in the UK

VMware
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England -3 2,669 £46,000 -8.00% 379
UK excluding London -2 2,289 £43,227 -3.94% 361
Work from Home +2 954 £50,000 -7.41% 165
South East -1 593 £45,000 -1.10% 94
London -50 544 £65,000 +6.56% 58
North of England -8 486 £42,500 -5.56% 102
Midlands -2 426 £43,227 -3.94% 56
South West +8 383 £49,000 +15.98% 53
West Midlands -10 249 £45,000 +1.98% 41
East of England -9 228 £40,000 -15.79% 33
Yorkshire +11 210 £42,500 +6.25% 34
North West -30 209 £45,000 -5.26% 60
East Midlands 0 177 £42,500 -19.05% 15
Scotland -73 110 £47,500 -5.00% 26
North East +4 67 £37,500 -28.57% 10
Wales +24 49 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Northern Ireland -15 10 £34,628 -28.97% 1
Channel Islands -2 3 £85,000 -5.56%
Isle of Man - 2 £43,000 -

VMware
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 594 (20.48%) Microsoft Exchange
2 373 (12.86%) SharePoint
3 74 (2.55%) IIS
4 64 (2.21%) Apache
5 22 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 20 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (0.59%) OpenStack
8 16 (0.55%) Confluence
9 11 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (0.38%) nginx
10 8 (0.28%) Jupyter
10 8 (0.28%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.21%) SAS
11 6 (0.21%) WordPress
12 5 (0.17%) IBM Domino
12 5 (0.17%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.17%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.069%) CloudStack
Applications
1 235 (8.10%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.034%) CATIA
7 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.034%) NASTRAN
7 1 (0.034%) SPSS
7 1 (0.034%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.069%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.069%) Eikon
3 1 (0.034%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.034%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.034%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.034%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.034%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1,368 (47.17%) Azure
2 1,312 (45.24%) Microsoft 365
3 452 (15.59%) AWS
4 353 (12.17%) Entra ID
5 129 (4.45%) GCP
5 129 (4.45%) OneDrive
6 120 (4.14%) SaaS
7 101 (3.48%) IaaS
8 64 (2.21%) Amazon S3
9 61 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
10 59 (2.03%) Nutanix
11 58 (2.00%) PaaS
12 41 (1.41%) OpenShift
13 40 (1.38%) Power Platform
14 36 (1.24%) Mimecast
15 29 (1.00%) Google Workspace
16 27 (0.93%) Azure DevOps
17 26 (0.90%) PowerApps
18 20 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
19 18 (0.62%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 915 (31.55%) Firewall
2 572 (19.72%) DNS
3 511 (17.62%) WAN
4 453 (15.62%) LAN
5 430 (14.83%) DHCP
6 386 (13.31%) SAN
7 370 (12.76%) VPN
8 300 (10.34%) TCP/IP
9 189 (6.52%) VLAN
10 183 (6.31%) Wi-Fi
11 166 (5.72%) Wireless
12 151 (5.21%) Internet
13 143 (4.93%) NAS
14 109 (3.76%) VoIP
15 108 (3.72%) SD-WAN
16 82 (2.83%) Network Security
17 81 (2.79%) Remote Desktop
17 81 (2.79%) SNMP
18 69 (2.38%) WLAN
19 68 (2.34%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 74 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
3 68 (2.34%) MySQL
4 62 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 58 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 26 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (0.86%) Relational Database
8 20 (0.69%) Oracle Database
9 19 (0.66%) RDBMS
10 18 (0.62%) Power BI
11 12 (0.41%) MariaDB
12 9 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (0.31%) DB2
12 9 (0.31%) NoSQL
13 8 (0.28%) Big Data
13 8 (0.28%) Ingres
14 7 (0.24%) Redis
14 7 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.17%) InfluxDB
16 4 (0.14%) Metabase
Development Applications
1 64 (2.21%) Jenkins
2 50 (1.72%) JIRA
3 45 (1.55%) GitLab
4 33 (1.14%) Git
5 19 (0.66%) MSI
6 14 (0.48%) Visual Studio
7 13 (0.45%) AdminStudio
7 13 (0.45%) InstallShield
7 13 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.34%) Trac
9 8 (0.28%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.21%) Robot Framework
10 6 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (0.17%) Artifactory
12 4 (0.14%) SonarQube
12 4 (0.14%) Visual Studio Code
13 3 (0.10%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.10%) Burp Suite
13 3 (0.10%) GoCD
14 2 (0.069%) Selenium
General
1 753 (25.97%) Social Skills
2 443 (15.28%) Finance
3 216 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 116 (4.00%) Aerospace
5 95 (3.28%) Public Sector
6 87 (3.00%) Organisational Skills
7 86 (2.97%) Manufacturing
8 81 (2.79%) Documentation Skills
9 76 (2.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 74 (2.55%) Law
11 73 (2.52%) Telecoms
12 70 (2.41%) Banking
13 69 (2.38%) Legal
14 55 (1.90%) Retail
15 26 (0.90%) Advertising
15 26 (0.90%) Marketing
15 26 (0.90%) Presentation Skills
16 24 (0.83%) Automotive
17 23 (0.79%) Games
18 20 (0.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 776 (26.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 394 (13.59%) Support Engineer
3 380 (13.10%) Senior
4 323 (11.14%) IT Engineer
5 273 (9.41%) IT Support
6 226 (7.79%) Analyst
7 166 (5.72%) 2nd Line Support
8 165 (5.69%) Lead
9 164 (5.66%) Consultant
10 150 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 146 (5.03%) IT Support Engineer
12 145 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
13 140 (4.83%) Network Engineer
14 139 (4.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 137 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
16 126 (4.34%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
17 117 (4.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 117 (4.03%) Administrator
18 98 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 97 (3.34%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (2.28%) YAML
2 57 (1.97%) RabbitMQ
3 25 (0.86%) HTML
4 24 (0.83%) .NET
5 18 (0.62%) REST
6 16 (0.55%) Web Services
7 14 (0.48%) LDAP
8 11 (0.38%) XMPP
9 9 (0.31%) ADO
9 9 (0.31%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (0.31%) JSON
9 9 (0.31%) LAMP
10 8 (0.28%) ARM Templates
10 8 (0.28%) Keycloak
10 8 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
10 8 (0.28%) XML
11 7 (0.24%) EDI
12 6 (0.21%) Middleware
13 4 (0.14%) jQuery
13 4 (0.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 397 (13.69%) Data Centre
2 142 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 139 (4.79%) Replication
4 129 (4.45%) Clustering
5 115 (3.97%) Public Cloud
6 110 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
7 92 (3.17%) Driving Licence
8 83 (2.86%) PKI
9 48 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
9 48 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
10 46 (1.59%) Private Cloud
11 42 (1.45%) Onboarding
12 33 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 30 (1.03%) IoT
14 27 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
15 25 (0.86%) Fat Client
15 25 (0.86%) Thin Client
16 23 (0.79%) PMI
17 22 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
18 20 (0.69%) Operational Technology
Operating Systems
1 1,982 (68.34%) Windows
2 1,283 (44.24%) Windows Server
3 764 (26.34%) Linux
4 388 (13.38%) Windows 10
5 273 (9.41%) Windows Server 2016
6 234 (8.07%) Windows Server 2019
7 231 (7.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 131 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 96 (3.31%) Windows 7
10 78 (2.69%) Unix
11 69 (2.38%) Ubuntu
12 68 (2.34%) CentOS
12 68 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 62 (2.14%) Mac OS
14 55 (1.90%) Data ONTAP
15 37 (1.28%) VMS
16 36 (1.24%) Android
17 35 (1.21%) Apple iOS
18 34 (1.17%) Debian
19 32 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (31.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 576 (19.86%) Problem-Solving
3 546 (18.83%) ITIL
4 341 (11.76%) Customer Service
5 326 (11.24%) Cybersecurity
6 249 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 245 (8.45%) Project Management
8 216 (7.45%) Mentoring
9 208 (7.17%) DevOps
10 207 (7.14%) Agile
11 191 (6.59%) Migration
12 173 (5.97%) Service Delivery
13 165 (5.69%) Change Management
13 165 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
14 142 (4.90%) Actionable Insight
15 140 (4.83%) Incident Management
16 132 (4.55%) Service Management
17 130 (4.48%) Project Delivery
18 125 (4.31%) Roadmaps
19 121 (4.17%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 552 (19.03%) PowerShell
2 317 (10.93%) SQL
3 266 (9.17%) Python
4 154 (5.31%) Bash
5 51 (1.76%) Java
6 40 (1.38%) C#
6 40 (1.38%) Perl
7 30 (1.03%) VB
8 27 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 19 (0.66%) JavaScript
10 18 (0.62%) Ruby
11 17 (0.59%) ActionScript
12 13 (0.45%) PHP
13 12 (0.41%) Korn
13 12 (0.41%) VBScript
14 10 (0.34%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.31%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.17%) C
16 5 (0.17%) C++
16 5 (0.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 501 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 418 (14.41%) Degree
3 279 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 256 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 224 (7.72%) DV Cleared
6 207 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 158 (5.45%) CCNA
8 106 (3.66%) MCSE
9 85 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 79 (2.72%) CCNP
11 65 (2.24%) Azure Certification
12 61 (2.10%) MCSA
13 49 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
14 42 (1.45%) DBS Check
15 36 (1.24%) MCITP
16 35 (1.21%) A+ Certification
17 34 (1.17%) MCP
18 31 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
19 26 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
20 25 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (6.72%) SLA
2 75 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (2.07%) Cyber Essentials
4 40 (1.38%) GDPR
5 18 (0.62%) QA
6 15 (0.52%) SOC 2
7 14 (0.48%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.45%) Accessibility
8 13 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 12 (0.41%) NIST
10 10 (0.34%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.17%) COBIT
11 5 (0.17%) NCSC
11 5 (0.17%) SOC 1
12 4 (0.14%) PMO
13 3 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (0.10%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.069%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.034%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1,869 (64.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1,480 (51.03%) Active Directory
3 880 (30.34%) Hyper-V
4 329 (11.34%) VMware ESXi
5 321 (11.07%) vSphere
6 181 (6.24%) Docker
7 116 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
7 116 (4.00%) XenApp
8 103 (3.55%) XenDesktop
9 91 (3.14%) VMware NSX
10 56 (1.93%) Virtual Desktop
11 39 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
12 36 (1.24%) Firmware
13 31 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
14 28 (0.97%) VirtualBox
15 27 (0.93%) NFS
16 26 (0.90%) pfSense
17 20 (0.69%) KVM
17 20 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
18 18 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 390 (13.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 295 (10.17%) Ansible
3 285 (9.83%) SCCM
4 259 (8.93%) vCenter Server
5 186 (6.41%) Kubernetes
6 146 (5.03%) Terraform
7 106 (3.66%) WSUS
8 92 (3.17%) Puppet
9 70 (2.41%) Prometheus
10 64 (2.21%) SCOM
11 52 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
12 51 (1.76%) ZABBIX
13 49 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
14 46 (1.59%) FortiGate
15 38 (1.31%) Active Directory Federation Services
16 37 (1.28%) Grafana
17 33 (1.14%) Nagios
18 29 (1.00%) NetBackup
19 28 (0.97%) VxRail
20 27 (0.93%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1,550 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 587 (20.24%) Cisco
3 442 (15.24%) Citrix
4 367 (12.66%) Veeam
5 236 (8.14%) Red Hat
6 208 (7.17%) HP
7 175 (6.03%) Dell
8 156 (5.38%) NetApp
9 144 (4.97%) Palo Alto
10 108 (3.72%) Fortinet
11 105 (3.62%) Oracle
12 102 (3.52%) Aruba
12 102 (3.52%) Google
13 88 (3.03%) IBM
14 83 (2.86%) Juniper
15 76 (2.62%) SolarWinds
16 73 (2.52%) Meraki
17 72 (2.48%) ServiceNow
18 64 (2.21%) Apple
19 62 (2.14%) Commvault