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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Workstation
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 833 660 310
Rank change year-on-year -173 -350 +38
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 26 3 3
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.035% 0.007% 0.034%
As % of the System Software category 0.19% 0.038% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 2
10th Percentile - £28,800 -
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,625 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% -27.27% -32.31%
75th Percentile £58,125 £63,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £76,200 -
UK median annual salary £42,500 £27,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +54.55% -42.11% +35.71%

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 WFH option and a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,005 7,878 1,756
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 18.79% 18.98% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,731 6,099 1,572
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,750
Median % change year-on-year - +3.90% -7.60%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year - +0.92% +9.00%

VMware Workstation
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing VMware Workstation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

VMware Workstation trend for jobs with a WFH option

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing VMware Workstation.

VMware Workstation salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

VMware Workstation
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing VMware Workstation over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

VMware Workstation salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, VMware Workstation job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (96.15%) Windows
3 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
5 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (65.38%) PowerShell
5 17 (65.38%) WSUS
6 16 (61.54%) Incident Management
7 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
7 15 (57.69%) SLA
7 15 (57.69%) SolarWinds
8 14 (53.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 14 (53.85%) Patch Management
8 14 (53.85%) Antivirus Management
8 14 (53.85%) N-central
8 14 (53.85%) Customer Service
8 14 (53.85%) Sophos
8 14 (53.85%) ITIL
8 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
8 14 (53.85%) Kaspersky
8 14 (53.85%) SCCM
8 14 (53.85%) Backup Exec
9 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
10 10 (38.46%) Social Skills
11 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (34.62%) Microsoft 365
11 9 (34.62%) Azure
11 9 (34.62%) Change Management
11 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
12 8 (30.77%) Active Directory

VMware Workstation
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 4 (15.38%) IIS
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Azure
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (3.85%) AWS
4 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) MPLS
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) VLAN
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (38.46%) Social Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Public Sector
4 2 (7.69%) Law
4 2 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Security Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) NOC Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Security Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) OAuth
1 2 (7.69%) OAuth2
1 2 (7.69%) OpenID
1 2 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) IoT
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (7.69%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (3.85%) Debian
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Incident Management
2 14 (53.85%) Antivirus Management
2 14 (53.85%) Customer Service
2 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 14 (53.85%) Patch Management
3 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
4 9 (34.62%) Change Management
4 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) SIEM
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.54%) Incident Response
7 3 (11.54%) Information Management
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
7 3 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
8 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) PowerShell
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Bash
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) RHCE
3 1 (3.85%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (7.69%) Squid
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) WSUS
2 14 (53.85%) Backup Exec
2 14 (53.85%) N-central
2 14 (53.85%) SCCM
3 3 (11.54%) SCOM
4 2 (7.69%) Ansible
4 2 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (57.69%) SolarWinds
3 14 (53.85%) Kaspersky
3 14 (53.85%) Sophos
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) Veeam
6 3 (11.54%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) CrowdStrike
7 2 (7.69%) F5
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.69%) Zscaler
8 1 (3.85%) Apple
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco
8 1 (3.85%) Mitel
8 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard