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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 6 months to 12 August 2022 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
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 141 75 46
Rank change year-on-year -66 -29 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 4,684 4,590 3,492
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.77% 4.01% 5.52%
As % of the Vendors category 7.04% 10.39% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,583 3,583 2,887
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,063 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +10.47%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,667
90th Percentile £78,543 £75,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 66,501 44,182 25,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.37% 38.62% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34,055 29,736 19,886
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,750 £31,247
25th Percentile £41,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.78% -2.63% +5.56%

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 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for VMware in the UK

VMware
Top 18 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 12 August 2022. 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 -66 4,060 £48,000 +4.35% 681
UK excluding London -40 2,838 £45,000 +5.88% 555
Work from Home -27 2,142 £50,000 +5.26% 246
London -60 1,375 £60,000 - 161
South East -34 852 £45,000 +5.88% 119
North of England -30 657 £42,500 - 160
Midlands -40 509 £45,000 +5.88% 114
West Midlands -23 372 £44,158 +3.90% 72
North West -40 353 £44,000 -2.22% 92
South West -36 337 £46,500 +6.90% 88
East of England -38 295 £50,000 +11.11% 38
Yorkshire -17 267 £42,000 +5.00% 57
East Midlands -51 136 £45,000 +5.88% 41
Scotland -75 100 £50,000 +19.05% 23
Wales -32 62 £50,000 +24.77% 11
North East -36 37 £40,000 - 11
Northern Ireland +20 35 £38,750 -22.50% 3
Channel Islands -12 7 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 2,992 (63.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2,730 (58.28%) Windows
3 2,402 (51.28%) Microsoft
4 2,353 (50.23%) Azure
5 2,159 (46.09%) Active Directory
6 1,799 (38.41%) Microsoft 365
7 1,713 (36.57%) Windows Server
8 1,363 (29.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 1,268 (27.07%) Linux
10 1,203 (25.68%) Firewall
11 1,152 (24.59%) AWS
12 1,121 (23.93%) Cisco
13 1,029 (21.97%) Social Skills
14 1,023 (21.84%) ITIL
15 984 (21.01%) DNS
16 947 (20.22%) Hyper-V
17 937 (20.00%) PowerShell
18 869 (18.55%) Citrix
19 762 (16.27%) DHCP
19 762 (16.27%) Finance
20 736 (15.71%) Data Centre
21 681 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
22 678 (14.47%) DevOps
23 638 (13.62%) WAN
24 626 (13.36%) SAN
25 620 (13.24%) SQL
26 584 (12.47%) vSphere
27 561 (11.98%) LAN
28 558 (11.91%) Ansible
29 527 (11.25%) VPN

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
1 521 (11.12%) SharePoint
2 463 (9.88%) MS Exchange
3 216 (4.61%) IIS
4 150 (3.20%) Apache
5 77 (1.64%) nginx
6 65 (1.39%) OpenStack
7 63 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 58 (1.24%) Confluence
9 49 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 47 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 39 (0.83%) Apache Spark
12 34 (0.73%) Hyperledger
12 34 (0.73%) Skype for Business
13 26 (0.56%) GemFire
14 15 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (0.28%) ArcGIS
16 10 (0.21%) Jetty
17 9 (0.19%) WordPress
18 7 (0.15%) Apache Solr
18 7 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 408 (8.71%) Microsoft Office
2 71 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (0.19%) EngageOne
8 3 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.043%) Stata
10 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.021%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.021%) Revit
10 1 (0.021%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 34 (0.73%) Distributed Ledger
1 34 (0.73%) R3 Corda
2 16 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.23%) Line 50
4 11 (0.23%) Sage 200
5 9 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 8 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.085%) BambooHR
10 3 (0.064%) Elite 3E
10 3 (0.064%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (0.043%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.043%) Eikon
11 2 (0.043%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.043%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.043%) Visualfiles
12 1 (0.021%) Dynamics AX
12 1 (0.021%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2,353 (50.23%) Azure
2 1,799 (38.41%) Microsoft 365
3 1,152 (24.59%) AWS
4 513 (10.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 299 (6.38%) IaaS
6 220 (4.70%) SaaS
7 211 (4.50%) PaaS
8 207 (4.42%) GCP
9 113 (2.41%) Azure DevOps
10 108 (2.31%) OneDrive
11 106 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
11 106 (2.26%) OpenShift
12 88 (1.88%) Power Platform
13 80 (1.71%) GitHub
14 75 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
15 74 (1.58%) Mimecast
16 70 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
17 67 (1.43%) Serverless
18 63 (1.35%) Azure Sentinel
19 48 (1.02%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 1,203 (25.68%) Firewall
2 984 (21.01%) DNS
3 762 (16.27%) DHCP
4 638 (13.62%) WAN
5 626 (13.36%) SAN
6 561 (11.98%) LAN
7 527 (11.25%) VPN
8 506 (10.80%) TCP/IP
9 288 (6.15%) VLAN
10 195 (4.16%) Wireless
11 184 (3.93%) MPLS
12 174 (3.71%) Network Security
13 156 (3.33%) VoIP
14 154 (3.29%) NAS
14 154 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
15 144 (3.07%) Internet
16 139 (2.97%) OSPF
17 136 (2.90%) BGP
18 120 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
19 119 (2.54%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 522 (11.14%) SQL Server
2 166 (3.54%) MySQL
3 132 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 69 (1.47%) Power BI
5 64 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
6 60 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 57 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 51 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
9 46 (0.98%) InfluxDB
10 45 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 43 (0.92%) NoSQL
12 39 (0.83%) Big Data
13 38 (0.81%) Relational Database
14 33 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 30 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (0.58%) MariaDB
17 23 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 22 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (0.47%) ArangoDB
19 20 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 226 (4.82%) Jenkins
2 184 (3.93%) Git (software)
3 111 (2.37%) GitLab
4 91 (1.94%) JIRA
5 54 (1.15%) Bitbucket
6 39 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
7 38 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (0.68%) JUnit
8 32 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 27 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 26 (0.56%) Selenium
10 26 (0.56%) Storybook
11 25 (0.53%) CircleCI
11 25 (0.53%) Gradle
11 25 (0.53%) JMeter
12 23 (0.49%) Lerna
12 23 (0.49%) Maven
13 22 (0.47%) Travis CI
14 21 (0.45%) Subversion
14 21 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 1,029 (21.97%) Social Skills
2 762 (16.27%) Finance
3 425 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
4 266 (5.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 221 (4.72%) Banking
6 212 (4.53%) Law
7 198 (4.23%) Telecoms
8 165 (3.52%) Public Sector
9 140 (2.99%) Organisational Skills
10 138 (2.95%) Retail
11 127 (2.71%) Legal
12 102 (2.18%) Manufacturing
13 79 (1.69%) Presentation Skills
14 60 (1.28%) Documentation Skills
15 55 (1.17%) Advertising
16 50 (1.07%) Marketing
17 44 (0.94%) Influencing Skills
18 36 (0.77%) Financial Institution
19 31 (0.66%) Aerospace
19 31 (0.66%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,168 (24.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 400 (8.54%) Analyst
3 371 (7.92%) Support Engineer
4 358 (7.64%) Architect
5 348 (7.43%) IT Engineer
6 248 (5.29%) Network Engineer
7 235 (5.02%) IT Support
8 210 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 209 (4.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 208 (4.44%) Cloud Engineer
11 194 (4.14%) Administrator
12 191 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
13 175 (3.74%) Consultant
14 174 (3.71%) Support Analyst
15 166 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
15 166 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
16 163 (3.48%) 2nd Line Support
17 148 (3.16%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
17 148 (3.16%) VMware Engineer
18 140 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (1.88%) .NET
2 87 (1.86%) Elastic Stack
3 73 (1.56%) Kafka
4 66 (1.41%) Web Services
5 59 (1.26%) LDAP
6 57 (1.22%) LEMP Stack
7 52 (1.11%) REST
8 48 (1.02%) LAMP
9 47 (1.00%) HTML
10 45 (0.96%) React
11 43 (0.92%) JSON
12 40 (0.85%) Middleware
13 39 (0.83%) ARM Templates
13 39 (0.83%) CSS
14 33 (0.70%) XML
15 27 (0.58%) Flash
15 27 (0.58%) Node.js
15 27 (0.58%) SAML
16 26 (0.56%) Tailwind CSS
17 24 (0.51%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 736 (15.71%) Data Centre
2 233 (4.97%) Public Cloud
3 232 (4.95%) Clustering
4 203 (4.33%) Replication
5 190 (4.06%) Management Information System
6 170 (3.63%) Private Cloud
7 155 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
8 120 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 112 (2.39%) PKI
10 111 (2.37%) Cyberattack
11 83 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
12 79 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
13 72 (1.54%) Driving Licence
13 72 (1.54%) Social Media
14 64 (1.37%) User Experience
15 60 (1.28%) Smartphone
16 58 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
17 57 (1.22%) NHS
18 56 (1.20%) Blockchain
19 51 (1.09%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2,730 (58.28%) Windows
2 1,713 (36.57%) Windows Server
3 1,268 (27.07%) Linux
4 486 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 475 (10.14%) Windows 10
6 374 (7.98%) Windows Server 2019
7 360 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
8 234 (5.00%) Unix
9 208 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 199 (4.25%) CentOS
11 194 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 145 (3.10%) Ubuntu
13 105 (2.24%) Windows 7
14 88 (1.88%) Android
15 86 (1.84%) Mac OS
16 71 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
17 57 (1.22%) Apple iOS
18 46 (0.98%) SUSE
19 43 (0.92%) VMS
20 42 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,363 (29.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1,023 (21.84%) ITIL
3 681 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
4 678 (14.47%) DevOps
5 487 (10.40%) Agile
6 426 (9.09%) Project Delivery
7 371 (7.92%) Migration
7 371 (7.92%) Service Delivery
8 360 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 359 (7.66%) Cybersecurity
10 345 (7.37%) CI/CD
11 335 (7.15%) Project Management
12 329 (7.02%) Change Management
13 263 (5.61%) Mentoring
14 245 (5.23%) Service Management
15 230 (4.91%) Configuration Management
16 227 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
17 226 (4.82%) Incident Management
18 213 (4.55%) Information Security
19 211 (4.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 937 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 620 (13.24%) SQL
3 476 (10.16%) Python
4 344 (7.34%) Bash
5 179 (3.82%) Java
6 93 (1.99%) JavaScript
7 84 (1.79%) Go
8 83 (1.77%) C#
9 73 (1.56%) C
10 64 (1.37%) Perl
11 57 (1.22%) VBScript
12 48 (1.02%) VB
13 47 (1.00%) PHP
14 37 (0.79%) T-SQL
15 34 (0.73%) DAML
16 33 (0.70%) Shell Script
17 28 (0.60%) C++
17 28 (0.60%) Ruby
18 25 (0.53%) Groovy
19 21 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 441 (9.42%) Security Cleared
2 417 (8.90%) Degree
3 398 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 375 (8.01%) Cisco Certification
5 337 (7.19%) SC Cleared
6 243 (5.19%) CCNA
7 236 (5.04%) MCSE
8 214 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 175 (3.74%) CCNP
10 131 (2.80%) MCSA
11 105 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
12 103 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
13 101 (2.16%) DV Cleared
14 75 (1.60%) CCIE
14 75 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 73 (1.56%) MCP
16 57 (1.22%) CISSP
17 35 (0.75%) RHCE
18 33 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
19 31 (0.66%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 379 (8.09%) SLA
2 148 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 116 (2.48%) QA
4 72 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 72 (1.54%) GDPR
5 57 (1.22%) PCI DSS
6 30 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 26 (0.56%) NIST
7 26 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.36%) Accessibility
9 16 (0.34%) ISO 9001
9 16 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 14 (0.30%) PMO
11 13 (0.28%) SOC 1
11 13 (0.28%) SOC 2
12 9 (0.19%) NCSC
13 7 (0.15%) HIPAA
14 5 (0.11%) JSP 440
15 4 (0.085%) GxP
15 4 (0.085%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2,992 (63.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2,159 (46.09%) Active Directory
3 947 (20.22%) Hyper-V
4 584 (12.47%) vSphere
5 526 (11.23%) VMware ESXi
6 365 (7.79%) Docker
7 163 (3.48%) VMware NSX
8 154 (3.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 150 (3.20%) Virtual Machines
10 148 (3.16%) XenApp
11 105 (2.24%) XenDesktop
12 103 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
13 84 (1.79%) KVM
14 63 (1.35%) Firmware
15 55 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
16 43 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 38 (0.81%) Citrix Hypervisor
18 37 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
19 32 (0.68%) Terminal Services
20 31 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 558 (11.91%) Ansible
2 512 (10.93%) SCCM
3 373 (7.96%) Kubernetes
4 372 (7.94%) Microsoft Intune
5 322 (6.87%) Terraform
6 286 (6.11%) vCenter Server
7 225 (4.80%) Puppet
8 200 (4.27%) WSUS
9 103 (2.20%) Grafana
10 93 (1.99%) vRealize
11 87 (1.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 86 (1.84%) SCOM
13 84 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
14 83 (1.77%) Nagios
15 75 (1.60%) FortiGate
15 75 (1.60%) Prometheus
16 71 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
17 67 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
18 59 (1.26%) ZABBIX
19 55 (1.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2,402 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 1,121 (23.93%) Cisco
3 869 (18.55%) Citrix
4 404 (8.63%) Veeam
5 386 (8.24%) HP
6 330 (7.05%) Red Hat
7 257 (5.49%) Dell
8 223 (4.76%) NetApp
9 197 (4.21%) SolarWinds
10 196 (4.18%) Oracle
11 194 (4.14%) EMC
12 185 (3.95%) Apple
13 183 (3.91%) IBM
14 171 (3.65%) Meraki
15 166 (3.54%) F5
16 163 (3.48%) Palo Alto
17 150 (3.20%) Juniper
18 138 (2.95%) Google
19 137 (2.92%) Fortinet
20 113 (2.41%) Adobe