The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

VMware
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 29 30
Rank change year-on-year -16 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VMware 4746 6316 7154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.57% 6.41% 6.61%
As % of the Vendors category 12.52% 14.27% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4114 5404 5918
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% +2.56%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37919 44268 50839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.94% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30385 36057 40769
Median salary £47,500 £46,658 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +3.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VMware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the UK

VMware
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware.

Salary trend for VMware in the UK

VMware
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware in the UK

VMware
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 4468 £44,000 +3.52% 599
London -9 1796 £52,500 +5.00% 216
South East -14 896 £42,500 - 117
North West +2 365 £37,500 - 54
Yorkshire -12 355 £40,000 +6.66% 56
East of England -7 344 £42,000 -1.17% 48
South West -23 301 £35,000 +7.69% 49
West Yorkshire -3 279 £42,500 +13.33% 43
City of London -11 265 £52,500 +5.00% 53
West Midlands -12 233 £35,625 -8.65% 32
Surrey +1 219 £40,000 -5.88% 25
Berkshire -8 210 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Manchester 0 199 £37,500 - 26
Hampshire -13 193 £41,000 +9.33% 28
Leeds -7 192 £45,000 +16.88% 32
East Midlands +5 151 £42,500 +21.42% 21
Cambridgeshire +2 121 £38,000 +5.55% 14
Hertfordshire -8 118 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Reading -12 94 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Birmingham -26 94 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Oxfordshire +8 87 £38,250 +17.69% 8
Bristol -3 87 £36,000 -4.00% 19
Cheshire -6 87 £37,000 +2.77% 14
Wales -13 76 £37,500 +10.29% 9
Scotland -15 73 £39,500 +2.59% 18
Cambridge -10 66 £40,250 +11.80% 6
Essex +3 65 £45,000 +2.27% 6
Nottingham +4 64 £45,000 +36.36% 6
Nottinghamshire +2 64 £45,000 +36.36% 7
Wiltshire -12 63 £37,500 +25.00% 9

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VMware.

1 6460 (68.77%) Windows
2 5593 (59.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4595 (48.92%) Active Directory
4 4294 (45.71%) Microsoft
5 4180 (44.50%) Windows Server
6 2824 (30.06%) Linux
7 2766 (29.45%) Cisco
8 2430 (25.87%) Hyper-V
9 2391 (25.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 2306 (24.55%) Citrix
11 2240 (23.85%) MS Exchange
12 2205 (23.47%) Firewall
13 2195 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 2028 (21.59%) ITIL
15 1957 (20.83%) SAN
16 1870 (19.91%) Office 365
17 1808 (19.25%) DNS
18 1636 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
19 1535 (16.34%) SQL
20 1502 (15.99%) SQL Server
21 1459 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
22 1365 (14.53%) WAN
23 1361 (14.49%) Data Centre
24 1344 (14.31%) Finance
25 1336 (14.22%) Microsoft Certification
26 1272 (13.54%) DHCP
27 1262 (13.44%) LAN
28 1228 (13.07%) PowerShell
29 1179 (12.55%) vSphere
30 1138 (12.12%) HP

VMware
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 2240 (23.85%) MS Exchange
2 1035 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 782 (8.33%) IIS
4 759 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 636 (6.77%) SharePoint
6 468 (4.98%) Skype for Business
7 407 (4.33%) Apache
8 251 (2.67%) Tomcat
9 236 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 201 (2.14%) OpenStack
11 126 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 125 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
13 101 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 101 (1.08%) nginx
14 74 (0.79%) JBoss
15 60 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
16 47 (0.50%) Confluence
16 47 (0.50%) WebLogic
16 47 (0.50%) WebSphere
17 46 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 819 (8.72%) Microsoft Office
2 79 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 64 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 63 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 38 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.075%) SOLIDWORKS
7 6 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.053%) InDesign
8 5 (0.053%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.053%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.021%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 53 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 22 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 20 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 19 (0.20%) Magento
7 13 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 13 (0.14%) RMDS
8 12 (0.13%) Teamcenter
9 10 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.064%) Eloqua
11 6 (0.064%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (0.064%) Sentinel
11 6 (0.064%) Visualfiles
12 5 (0.053%) Oracle Retail
12 5 (0.053%) SAP Business One
13 4 (0.043%) Oracle 11i
13 4 (0.043%) Oracle CRM
13 4 (0.043%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1870 (19.91%) Office 365
2 1636 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1459 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
4 295 (3.14%) IaaS
5 283 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
6 248 (2.64%) SaaS
7 223 (2.37%) PaaS
8 123 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
9 102 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
10 83 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
11 56 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 56 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 50 (0.53%) Mimecast
13 46 (0.49%) Amazon S3
14 43 (0.46%) G Suite
15 28 (0.30%) OneDrive
16 27 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 23 (0.24%) GitHub
18 19 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
19 16 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2205 (23.47%) Firewall
2 1957 (20.83%) SAN
3 1808 (19.25%) DNS
4 1365 (14.53%) WAN
5 1272 (13.54%) DHCP
6 1262 (13.44%) LAN
7 1081 (11.51%) TCP/IP
8 916 (9.75%) VPN
9 577 (6.14%) VoIP
10 557 (5.93%) VLAN
11 479 (5.10%) NAS
12 393 (4.18%) Wireless
13 391 (4.16%) Internet
14 361 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
15 327 (3.48%) Network Security
16 326 (3.47%) MPLS
17 297 (3.16%) iSCSI
18 288 (3.07%) Skype
19 231 (2.46%) BGP
20 209 (2.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1502 (15.99%) SQL Server
2 533 (5.67%) MySQL
3 272 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 185 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 158 (1.68%) MongoDB
6 151 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 147 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 144 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 124 (1.32%) Relational Database
10 101 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 97 (1.03%) Big Data
12 92 (0.98%) Hadoop
13 79 (0.84%) RDBMS
14 77 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
15 74 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
16 71 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
17 66 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
18 59 (0.63%) DB2
19 53 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 47 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 313 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 294 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 101 (1.08%) Vagrant
4 94 (1.00%) JIRA
5 75 (0.80%) TeamCity
6 74 (0.79%) Subversion
7 58 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 57 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 56 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 55 (0.59%) Maven
11 43 (0.46%) NuGet
11 43 (0.46%) Selenium
12 36 (0.38%) MSI
13 31 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
14 29 (0.31%) JUnit
15 27 (0.29%) Bitbucket
16 23 (0.24%) Visual Studio
17 20 (0.21%) Ant
18 17 (0.18%) Cucumber
18 17 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 1344 (14.31%) Finance
2 467 (4.97%) Telecoms
3 270 (2.87%) Retail
4 224 (2.38%) Banking
5 200 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 200 (2.13%) Marketing
6 181 (1.93%) Law
7 177 (1.88%) Legal
8 154 (1.64%) Games
9 136 (1.45%) Advertising
10 92 (0.98%) Back Office
11 72 (0.77%) Publishing
12 67 (0.71%) Electronics
13 55 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 50 (0.53%) Military
15 49 (0.52%) Local Government
16 37 (0.39%) Investment Banking
17 33 (0.35%) Billing
18 26 (0.28%) German Language
19 24 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1651 (17.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1188 (12.65%) Support Engineer
3 1123 (11.96%) Analyst
4 740 (7.88%) Administrator
5 720 (7.67%) Architect
6 650 (6.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 634 (6.75%) IT Support
8 623 (6.63%) VMware Engineer
9 603 (6.42%) Windows Engineer
10 579 (6.16%) IT Engineer
11 575 (6.12%) Support Analyst
12 551 (5.87%) Systems Administrator
13 506 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support
14 497 (5.29%) Systems Engineer
15 447 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
15 447 (4.76%) Network Engineer
16 445 (4.74%) Consultant
17 410 (4.36%) Infrastructure Support
18 403 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 371 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (3.36%) Web Services
2 198 (2.11%) .NET
3 185 (1.97%) Middleware
4 173 (1.84%) LAMP
5 130 (1.38%) HTML
6 88 (0.94%) XML
7 74 (0.79%) Node.js
8 72 (0.77%) Software Packaging
9 63 (0.67%) CSS
10 54 (0.57%) HTML5
11 49 (0.52%) jQuery
11 49 (0.52%) SOAP
12 45 (0.48%) REST
12 45 (0.48%) Spring
13 44 (0.47%) RESTful
14 43 (0.46%) Java EE
14 43 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
15 42 (0.45%) JSON
16 40 (0.43%) AngularJS
17 37 (0.39%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1361 (14.49%) Data Centre
2 462 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 382 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 380 (4.05%) Clustering
5 319 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 224 (2.38%) Driving Licence
7 192 (2.04%) Replication
8 167 (1.78%) Public Cloud
9 159 (1.69%) Hedge funds
10 150 (1.60%) Blackberry
10 150 (1.60%) PKI
11 138 (1.47%) Private Cloud
12 136 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
13 134 (1.43%) iPad
14 128 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
15 116 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
16 113 (1.20%) EMC VNX
17 104 (1.11%) Fat Client
17 104 (1.11%) Thin Client
18 79 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6460 (68.77%) Windows
2 4180 (44.50%) Windows Server
3 2824 (30.06%) Linux
4 2391 (25.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 2195 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 984 (10.48%) Windows 7
7 807 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 747 (7.95%) Unix
9 649 (6.91%) Windows 10
10 547 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 393 (4.18%) CentOS
12 371 (3.95%) Windows 8
13 288 (3.07%) Solaris
14 232 (2.47%) Ubuntu
15 194 (2.07%) Windows XP
16 165 (1.76%) Debian
17 133 (1.42%) Mac OS X
18 113 (1.20%) Android
19 90 (0.96%) Mac OS
20 75 (0.80%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2028 (21.59%) ITIL
2 827 (8.80%) DevOps
3 668 (7.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 548 (5.83%) Migration
5 537 (5.72%) Agile Software Development
6 504 (5.37%) Project Management
7 494 (5.26%) Presales
8 472 (5.03%) High Availability
9 462 (4.92%) Service Delivery
10 415 (4.42%) Configuration Management
11 390 (4.15%) Service Management
12 368 (3.92%) Mentoring
13 317 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
14 314 (3.34%) Change Management
15 307 (3.27%) Problem Management
16 301 (3.20%) Time Management
17 283 (3.01%) IT Strategy
18 276 (2.94%) PRINCE2
19 273 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
20 257 (2.74%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1535 (16.34%) SQL
2 1228 (13.07%) PowerShell
3 679 (7.23%) Python
4 538 (5.73%) Bash Shell
5 462 (4.92%) Perl
6 432 (4.60%) Java
7 247 (2.63%) C
8 245 (2.61%) Ruby
9 202 (2.15%) Shell Script
10 174 (1.85%) JavaScript
11 146 (1.55%) C#
12 130 (1.38%) PHP
13 128 (1.36%) C++
14 121 (1.29%) VBScript
15 98 (1.04%) VB
16 52 (0.55%) T-SQL
17 48 (0.51%) Groovy
18 34 (0.36%) Bourne shell
19 32 (0.34%) PL/SQL
20 31 (0.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1336 (14.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1010 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
3 916 (9.75%) MCSE
4 867 (9.23%) Degree
5 755 (8.04%) CCNA
6 738 (7.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 498 (5.30%) MCSA
8 485 (5.16%) CCNP
9 483 (5.14%) Security Cleared
10 332 (3.53%) MCP
11 283 (3.01%) SC Cleared
12 272 (2.90%) MCITP
13 215 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
14 188 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
15 149 (1.59%) DV Cleared
16 129 (1.37%) CCA
17 89 (0.95%) CCIE
18 86 (0.92%) RHCE
19 65 (0.69%) A+ Certification
20 58 (0.62%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 599 (6.38%) SLA
2 165 (1.76%) QA
3 156 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 146 (1.55%) PCI DSS
5 26 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
6 19 (0.20%) PMO
7 18 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
7 18 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.18%) COBIT
9 14 (0.15%) HL7
10 11 (0.12%) GDPR
10 11 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 9 (0.096%) GCP
12 8 (0.085%) ISO22301
13 6 (0.064%) ISO19770
13 6 (0.064%) ISO27002
14 5 (0.053%) BS25999
14 5 (0.053%) GPG13
14 5 (0.053%) SSAE 16
15 4 (0.043%) DICOM
System Software
1 5593 (59.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4595 (48.92%) Active Directory
3 2430 (25.87%) Hyper-V
4 1179 (12.55%) vSphere
5 906 (9.65%) VMware ESXi
6 756 (8.05%) XenApp
7 378 (4.02%) XenDesktop
8 336 (3.58%) Docker
9 313 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
10 221 (2.35%) KVM
11 199 (2.12%) Virtual Servers
12 188 (2.00%) Terminal Services
13 170 (1.81%) Xen
14 159 (1.69%) XenServer
15 158 (1.68%) vCloud
15 158 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
16 138 (1.47%) NFS
17 109 (1.16%) VMware Server
18 97 (1.03%) VirtualBox
19 89 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 970 (10.33%) SCCM
2 746 (7.94%) Puppet
3 501 (5.33%) Ansible
4 493 (5.25%) Opscode Chef
5 416 (4.43%) SCOM
6 297 (3.16%) Nagios
7 282 (3.00%) Backup Exec
8 276 (2.94%) vCenter Server
9 229 (2.44%) WSUS
10 157 (1.67%) NetBackup
11 154 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
12 99 (1.05%) ZABBIX
13 86 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
14 79 (0.84%) Kubernetes
15 76 (0.81%) AirWatch
16 72 (0.77%) SCVMM
17 66 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
17 66 (0.70%) Terraform
18 63 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
18 63 (0.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 4294 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 2766 (29.45%) Cisco
3 2306 (24.55%) Citrix
4 1138 (12.12%) HP
5 1113 (11.85%) NetApp
6 713 (7.59%) Red Hat
7 597 (6.36%) Oracle
8 574 (6.11%) EMC
9 458 (4.88%) Dell
10 446 (4.75%) Veeam
11 405 (4.31%) Juniper
12 365 (3.89%) CheckPoint
13 280 (2.98%) Symantec
14 261 (2.78%) F5
15 242 (2.58%) IBM
16 226 (2.41%) SolarWinds
17 217 (2.31%) Palo Alto
18 201 (2.14%) Google
19 189 (2.01%) SonicWALL
20 182 (1.94%) 3PAR
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £175 to £200 per day circa 200 per day depending on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + MCSE Training, Bonus + Increase
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £29,806 - £32,557 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Training + Bonus + Increase
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + beefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 22 hours ago