The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 56 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4678 3818 3697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.43% 3.67% 3.39%
As % of the System Software category 36.92% 35.53% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3819 3117 3158
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12670 10747 10826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.99% 10.34% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10761 8905 9216
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in the UK

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 4454 £42,500 -2.29% 606
London +25 1875 £47,500 -5.00% 213
South East +13 1094 £42,500 - 142
City of London +23 424 £47,500 -5.00% 65
Yorkshire -16 296 £36,250 +3.57% 42
Berkshire +6 290 £42,000 -6.66% 34
North West +16 281 £35,875 -3.04% 53
East of England +10 271 £40,000 +6.66% 35
Hampshire +15 268 £45,000 +12.50% 48
South West +13 239 £37,500 -2.59% 52
West Midlands +4 238 £35,000 -17.64% 41
Surrey -7 197 £40,000 -15.27% 23
West Yorkshire -36 186 £36,000 +2.85% 25
Manchester +8 158 £35,000 +11.11% 34
Leeds -39 123 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Birmingham +4 119 £35,000 -30.00% 18
East Midlands +20 108 £40,000 +5.26% 16
Reading -9 99 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Buckinghamshire +29 97 £35,000 -15.15% 11
Scotland +5 96 £34,000 +7.93% 15
Cheshire +39 91 £42,500 +4.29% 13
Hertfordshire +3 86 £45,000 +38.46% 14
West Sussex +28 83 £46,000 +21.05% 8
Southampton +15 71 £43,750 +25.00% 6
South Wales -12 71 £38,400 -8.57% 8
Wales -17 71 £38,400 -7.46% 9
Kent +40 69 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Essex +14 66 £42,500 - 5
Nottinghamshire +17 60 £41,250 -8.33% 4
Crawley +36 59 £46,000 -5.64% 2

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 9211 (100.00%) VMware
2 6669 (72.40%) Windows
3 4843 (52.58%) Microsoft
4 4150 (45.05%) Active Directory
5 3337 (36.23%) Citrix
6 3011 (32.69%) Cisco
7 2940 (31.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 2819 (30.60%) MS Exchange
9 2649 (28.76%) SAN
10 2514 (27.29%) Linux
11 2400 (26.06%) Firewall
12 2283 (24.79%) Hyper-V
13 2059 (22.35%) MS Excel
14 2007 (21.79%) DNS
15 1902 (20.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 1870 (20.30%) ITIL
17 1846 (20.04%) HP
18 1783 (19.36%) SQL Server
19 1731 (18.79%) vSphere
20 1712 (18.59%) Windows Server 2003
21 1644 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
22 1483 (16.10%) TCP/IP
23 1466 (15.92%) Finance
24 1435 (15.58%) SQL
25 1409 (15.30%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1397 (15.17%) WAN
27 1364 (14.81%) XenApp
28 1343 (14.58%) DHCP
29 1339 (14.54%) LAN
30 1259 (13.67%) MCSE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2819 (30.60%) MS Exchange
2 1409 (15.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 982 (10.66%) IIS
4 899 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 793 (8.61%) SharePoint
6 704 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 582 (6.32%) Apache
8 549 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 509 (5.53%) Lync
10 315 (3.42%) Tomcat
11 281 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 176 (1.91%) WebSphere
13 169 (1.83%) nginx
14 131 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
15 120 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2000
16 119 (1.29%) OpenStack
16 119 (1.29%) WebLogic
17 103 (1.12%) JBoss
18 85 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
19 83 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2059 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 945 (10.26%) MS Office
3 105 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 50 (0.54%) MS Project
5 44 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 18 (0.20%) SPSS
8 14 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.076%) S-PLUS
9 7 (0.076%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.065%) PowerPivot
10 6 (0.065%) RoboHelp
10 6 (0.065%) FrameMaker
10 6 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.022%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.022%) Stata
12 1 (0.011%) Maya
12 1 (0.011%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.011%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 69 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 25 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
5 18 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 16 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 14 (0.15%) Summit
8 10 (0.11%) Fredhopper
9 7 (0.076%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (0.076%) ReMetrica
10 3 (0.033%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.022%) SAP GRC
11 2 (0.022%) Magento
11 2 (0.022%) SAP SRM
11 2 (0.022%) Oracle BRM
11 2 (0.022%) Tridion
11 2 (0.022%) Sentinel
12 1 (0.011%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.011%) Visualfiles
12 1 (0.011%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 486 (5.28%) Office 365
2 287 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 230 (2.50%) SaaS
4 195 (2.12%) IaaS
5 167 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
6 161 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
7 102 (1.11%) PaaS
8 49 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (0.29%) OpenShift
10 20 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
11 13 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 12 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.11%) Google Apps
14 8 (0.087%) Rackspace Cloud
15 7 (0.076%) SoftLayer
16 6 (0.065%) Joyent
16 6 (0.065%) Route 53
17 5 (0.054%) CloudFront
17 5 (0.054%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2649 (28.76%) SAN
2 2400 (26.06%) Firewall
3 2007 (21.79%) DNS
4 1483 (16.10%) TCP/IP
5 1397 (15.17%) WAN
6 1343 (14.58%) DHCP
7 1339 (14.54%) LAN
8 974 (10.57%) VPN
9 731 (7.94%) NAS
10 523 (5.68%) Internet
11 424 (4.60%) VLAN
12 419 (4.55%) Wireless
13 417 (4.53%) VoIP
14 397 (4.31%) iSCSI
15 395 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
16 377 (4.09%) MPLS
17 304 (3.30%) NetScaler
18 292 (3.17%) Network Security
19 279 (3.03%) SSL
20 263 (2.86%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1783 (19.36%) SQL Server
2 540 (5.86%) MySQL
3 449 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 267 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 208 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 163 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 142 (1.54%) Oracle Database
8 128 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
9 106 (1.15%) DB2
10 89 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 88 (0.96%) MongoDB
12 52 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
13 47 (0.51%) IDOL
14 44 (0.48%) EDRMS
15 43 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
15 43 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
16 41 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
17 37 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 35 (0.38%) Big Data
19 34 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 218 (2.37%) Git (software)
2 211 (2.29%) Jenkins
3 133 (1.44%) Subversion
4 99 (1.07%) JIRA
5 97 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 76 (0.83%) Maven
7 68 (0.74%) Hudson
8 49 (0.53%) TeamCity
9 46 (0.50%) Eclipse
10 41 (0.45%) Ant
11 40 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (0.43%) MSI
12 36 (0.39%) JUnit
13 30 (0.33%) LoadRunner
14 26 (0.28%) Mercurial
15 23 (0.25%) Bugzilla
16 22 (0.24%) Selenium
16 22 (0.24%) Artifactory
17 21 (0.23%) NUnit
18 20 (0.22%) JProfiler
General
1 1466 (15.92%) Finance
2 377 (4.09%) Telecoms
3 311 (3.38%) Banking
4 211 (2.29%) Retail
5 192 (2.08%) Law
6 150 (1.63%) Advertising
7 148 (1.61%) Legal
8 147 (1.60%) Marketing
9 141 (1.53%) Back Office
10 79 (0.86%) Publishing
10 79 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 73 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 43 (0.47%) Electronics
13 40 (0.43%) French Language
14 38 (0.41%) Investment Banking
15 34 (0.37%) Games
16 31 (0.34%) Spanish Language
17 27 (0.29%) Aerospace
18 25 (0.27%) Billing
19 24 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1326 (14.40%) Support Engineer
2 1174 (12.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1044 (11.33%) Analyst
4 866 (9.40%) Architect
5 820 (8.90%) Consultant
6 726 (7.88%) Administrator
7 580 (6.30%) Systems Administrator
8 566 (6.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 482 (5.23%) Systems Engineer
10 425 (4.61%) Support Analyst
11 392 (4.26%) IT Support
12 386 (4.19%) Network Engineer
13 338 (3.67%) Infrastructure Architect
14 328 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 315 (3.42%) Technical Support
15 315 (3.42%) Server Engineer
16 302 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 299 (3.25%) 2nd Line Support
18 250 (2.71%) Technical Consultant
19 246 (2.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (3.13%) .NET
2 217 (2.36%) Web Services
3 144 (1.56%) HTML
4 134 (1.45%) Middleware
5 130 (1.41%) XML
6 118 (1.28%) LAMP
7 90 (0.98%) CSS
8 80 (0.87%) J2EE
9 73 (0.79%) Application Packaging
10 66 (0.72%) ASP.NET
11 63 (0.68%) jQuery
12 59 (0.64%) Ajax
13 56 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
14 54 (0.59%) HTML5
15 50 (0.54%) Servlets
16 49 (0.53%) SOAP
17 47 (0.51%) Software Packaging
17 47 (0.51%) .NET Framework
18 43 (0.47%) Spring
19 41 (0.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 758 (8.23%) Clustering
2 530 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 418 (4.54%) Blackberry
4 398 (4.32%) Replication
5 278 (3.02%) Computer Science
6 240 (2.61%) Thin Client
6 240 (2.61%) Fat Client
7 223 (2.42%) Management Information System
8 193 (2.10%) Open Source
9 159 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
10 112 (1.22%) FlexPod
11 111 (1.21%) Hedge funds
12 90 (0.98%) EqualLogic
13 88 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
14 80 (0.87%) PKI
15 76 (0.83%) Client/Server
16 69 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
17 66 (0.72%) iPhone
18 65 (0.71%) Statistics
18 65 (0.71%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6669 (72.40%) Windows
2 2940 (31.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2514 (27.29%) Linux
4 1902 (20.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1712 (18.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 1038 (11.27%) Windows 7
7 877 (9.52%) UNIX
8 689 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 586 (6.36%) Windows XP
10 564 (6.12%) Windows 8
11 418 (4.54%) Solaris
12 328 (3.56%) CentOS
13 302 (3.28%) Windows Vista
14 210 (2.28%) AIX
15 175 (1.90%) Ubuntu
16 135 (1.47%) Debian
17 118 (1.28%) Android
18 117 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
19 112 (1.22%) SUSE
20 111 (1.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1870 (20.30%) ITIL
2 779 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 584 (6.34%) Project Management
4 462 (5.02%) Service Delivery
5 456 (4.95%) Migration
6 429 (4.66%) Load Balancing
7 423 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
8 396 (4.30%) Change Management
9 379 (4.11%) Configuration Management
10 350 (3.80%) Mentoring
11 343 (3.72%) Service Management
12 324 (3.52%) E-Commerce
12 324 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
13 313 (3.40%) DevOps
14 311 (3.38%) Incident Management
15 272 (2.95%) Problem Management
16 270 (2.93%) Business Continuity
17 249 (2.70%) Change Control
18 236 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
19 215 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1435 (15.58%) SQL
2 1035 (11.24%) PowerShell
3 573 (6.22%) Perl
4 468 (5.08%) Java
5 409 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 393 (4.27%) Python
7 265 (2.88%) Ruby
8 251 (2.73%) Shell Script
9 248 (2.69%) PHP
10 201 (2.18%) C
11 193 (2.10%) C#
11 193 (2.10%) VBScript
12 146 (1.59%) JavaScript
13 145 (1.57%) VB
14 73 (0.79%) C++
15 69 (0.75%) T-SQL
16 21 (0.23%) VB.NET
17 17 (0.18%) Korn
17 17 (0.18%) Groovy
18 16 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1644 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1259 (13.67%) MCSE
3 1118 (12.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1078 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
5 879 (9.54%) Degree
6 796 (8.64%) CCNA
7 627 (6.81%) Security Cleared
8 616 (6.69%) MCITP
9 520 (5.65%) MCSA
10 512 (5.56%) MCP
11 488 (5.30%) SC Cleared
12 463 (5.03%) Citrix Certification
13 449 (4.87%) CCNP
14 379 (4.11%) CCA
15 218 (2.37%) DV Cleared
16 176 (1.91%) MCTS
17 131 (1.42%) VCP5
18 110 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
19 108 (1.17%) CCEE
20 99 (1.07%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 694 (7.53%) SLA
2 160 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 128 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 101 (1.10%) QA
5 66 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 26 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.20%) COBIT
8 7 (0.076%) ISO 8583
8 7 (0.076%) HL7
8 7 (0.076%) DICOM
9 5 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.043%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.033%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.022%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.022%) RosettaNet
13 1 (0.011%) BS7799
13 1 (0.011%) BS25999
13 1 (0.011%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4150 (45.05%) Active Directory
2 2283 (24.79%) Hyper-V
3 1731 (18.79%) vSphere
4 1364 (14.81%) XenApp
5 936 (10.16%) VMware ESX
6 674 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
7 628 (6.82%) XenDesktop
8 336 (3.65%) XenServer
9 294 (3.19%) Terminal Services
10 259 (2.81%) vCloud
11 255 (2.77%) Xen
12 226 (2.45%) Microsoft App-V
13 225 (2.44%) KVM
14 215 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 154 (1.67%) NFS
16 146 (1.59%) ISA Server
17 120 (1.30%) VMware Server
18 107 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
19 92 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 78 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 892 (9.68%) SCCM
2 472 (5.12%) Puppet
3 456 (4.95%) SCOM
4 412 (4.47%) Backup Exec
5 343 (3.72%) Nagios
6 325 (3.53%) NetBackup
7 301 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
8 281 (3.05%) WSUS
9 231 (2.51%) Norton AntiVirus
10 103 (1.12%) ZABBIX
11 102 (1.11%) Cacti
12 95 (1.03%) SCVMM
13 85 (0.92%) Ansible
14 81 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
15 80 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 79 (0.86%) Tivoli
16 79 (0.86%) XenMobile
17 70 (0.76%) HP SIM
17 70 (0.76%) SCOrch
18 57 (0.62%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9211 (100.00%) VMware
2 4843 (52.58%) Microsoft
3 3337 (36.23%) Citrix
4 3011 (32.69%) Cisco
5 1846 (20.04%) HP
6 1241 (13.47%) NetApp
7 986 (10.70%) EMC
8 859 (9.33%) Red Hat
9 766 (8.32%) Oracle
10 714 (7.75%) Dell
11 710 (7.71%) Symantec
12 578 (6.28%) Juniper
13 568 (6.17%) IBM
14 359 (3.90%) Veeam
15 332 (3.60%) CheckPoint
16 295 (3.20%) F5
17 249 (2.70%) Apple
18 234 (2.54%) AppSense
19 199 (2.16%) SolarWinds
20 187 (2.03%) Brocade
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum To £45,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Xchanging
Salary: bens+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago