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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 57 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4723 3976 3732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.31% 3.47% 3.40%
As % of the System Software category 36.11% 34.43% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 3237 3104
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
13080 11547 10762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.93% 10.07% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10828 9606 9005
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +23 4503 £42,500 - 542
London +31 1822 £49,000 +6.06% 168
South East +18 1096 £42,000 -3.44% 117
City of London +43 456 £50,000 +5.26% 47
Yorkshire -8 331 £37,500 +7.14% 48
East of England +16 322 £42,500 +13.33% 29
South West +21 287 £37,500 -6.25% 68
Berkshire -1 283 £45,000 +2.27% 27
North West +6 280 £35,000 +1.44% 42
Hampshire +22 270 £45,000 +12.50% 31
Surrey +7 233 £40,000 -12.56% 21
West Yorkshire -4 230 £36,500 +4.28% 31
West Midlands +14 202 £35,000 -26.31% 39
Manchester +4 185 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Leeds -3 169 £37,500 -6.25% 24
Reading 0 129 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Hertfordshire +13 110 £41,500 +31.74% 10
East Midlands -3 104 £41,000 +2.50% 18
Bristol +16 100 £40,000 +19.40% 25
Gloucestershire +14 96 £30,000 -33.33% 17
Essex +24 93 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Birmingham -2 82 £39,250 -21.50% 13
Southampton +16 78 £45,000 +37.06% 6
Oxfordshire +30 73 £43,500 +8.75% 13
Cambridgeshire +10 70 £37,500 -12.28% 11
Buckinghamshire -26 69 £40,000 -8.04% 7
Scotland -13 65 £32,500 - 19
West Sussex +10 62 £37,500 +17.18% 5
Cambridge +25 61 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Wales -20 59 £38,000 +1.33% 3

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 9408 (100.00%) VMware
2 6602 (70.17%) Windows
3 4877 (51.84%) Microsoft
4 4229 (44.95%) Active Directory
5 3351 (35.62%) Citrix
6 3085 (32.79%) Cisco
7 2906 (30.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 2820 (29.97%) MS Exchange
9 2694 (28.64%) SAN
10 2545 (27.05%) Linux
11 2498 (26.55%) Firewall
12 2432 (25.85%) Hyper-V
13 2167 (23.03%) MS Excel
14 2064 (21.94%) DNS
15 2033 (21.61%) Windows Server 2012
16 1902 (20.22%) ITIL
17 1869 (19.87%) HP
18 1816 (19.30%) SQL Server
19 1713 (18.21%) vSphere
20 1625 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
21 1620 (17.22%) Windows Server 2003
22 1485 (15.78%) SQL
23 1481 (15.74%) TCP/IP
24 1465 (15.57%) WAN
25 1461 (15.53%) Finance
26 1414 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2010
27 1389 (14.76%) DHCP
28 1374 (14.60%) LAN
29 1273 (13.53%) XenApp
30 1265 (13.45%) MCSE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 2820 (29.97%) MS Exchange
2 1414 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 913 (9.70%) IIS
4 828 (8.80%) SharePoint
5 785 (8.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 705 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 537 (5.71%) Lync
8 486 (5.17%) Apache
9 481 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 287 (3.05%) Tomcat
11 259 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 174 (1.85%) WebSphere
13 154 (1.64%) OpenStack
14 133 (1.41%) nginx
15 121 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
16 101 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
17 91 (0.97%) WebLogic
18 89 (0.95%) JBoss
19 74 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
20 71 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2167 (23.03%) MS Excel
2 1034 (10.99%) MS Office
3 101 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 44 (0.47%) MS Project
5 37 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 29 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 14 (0.15%) SPSS
8 8 (0.085%) S-PLUS
9 7 (0.074%) Solid Edge
10 5 (0.053%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.032%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.021%) Stata
12 2 (0.021%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.011%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.011%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.011%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 58 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 28 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
4 23 (0.24%) Summit
5 22 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 21 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.11%) Fredhopper
9 9 (0.096%) RMDS
10 8 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.064%) ReMetrica
12 5 (0.053%) SAP Business One
13 4 (0.043%) SAP SRM
13 4 (0.043%) Remedy AR System
13 4 (0.043%) Sage 50
14 2 (0.021%) Oracle BPM
14 2 (0.021%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 2 (0.021%) SAP GRC
14 2 (0.021%) Teamcenter
14 2 (0.021%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 614 (6.53%) Office 365
2 321 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 253 (2.69%) SaaS
4 216 (2.30%) IaaS
5 198 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
6 187 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
7 130 (1.38%) PaaS
8 94 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
9 44 (0.47%) Amazon S3
10 34 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 29 (0.31%) OpenShift
12 22 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 21 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
14 19 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
15 17 (0.18%) GitHub
16 15 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 14 (0.15%) Amazon Glacier
17 14 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
17 14 (0.15%) Route 53
18 8 (0.085%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2694 (28.64%) SAN
2 2498 (26.55%) Firewall
3 2064 (21.94%) DNS
4 1481 (15.74%) TCP/IP
5 1465 (15.57%) WAN
6 1389 (14.76%) DHCP
7 1374 (14.60%) LAN
8 1049 (11.15%) VPN
9 700 (7.44%) NAS
10 506 (5.38%) VLAN
11 487 (5.18%) VoIP
11 487 (5.18%) Internet
12 429 (4.56%) iSCSI
13 415 (4.41%) Wireless
14 400 (4.25%) Cisco ASA
15 372 (3.95%) MPLS
16 356 (3.78%) Network Security
17 301 (3.20%) NetScaler
18 287 (3.05%) BGP
19 252 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1816 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 537 (5.71%) MySQL
3 433 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 245 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 240 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 189 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 159 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 126 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
9 97 (1.03%) MongoDB
10 94 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 78 (0.83%) DB2
12 67 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
13 64 (0.68%) Big Data
14 61 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 54 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 49 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 48 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
18 43 (0.46%) NoSQL
19 36 (0.38%) Hadoop
20 35 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 219 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 209 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 126 (1.34%) Subversion
4 99 (1.05%) JIRA
5 90 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 88 (0.94%) Maven
7 66 (0.70%) Hudson
8 53 (0.56%) Artifactory
9 52 (0.55%) TeamCity
10 47 (0.50%) MSI
11 43 (0.46%) Ant
12 37 (0.39%) Eclipse
13 29 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 29 (0.31%) JUnit
14 25 (0.27%) Mercurial
15 24 (0.26%) Gradle
16 23 (0.24%) Selenium
16 23 (0.24%) LoadRunner
17 22 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 21 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1461 (15.53%) Finance
2 346 (3.68%) Telecoms
3 312 (3.32%) Banking
4 240 (2.55%) Retail
5 226 (2.40%) Law
6 189 (2.01%) Legal
7 175 (1.86%) Advertising
7 175 (1.86%) Marketing
8 157 (1.67%) Back Office
9 87 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 78 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 73 (0.78%) Publishing
12 59 (0.63%) Games
13 44 (0.47%) Investment Banking
14 41 (0.44%) Military
14 41 (0.44%) Electronics
15 30 (0.32%) Billing
16 28 (0.30%) Aerospace
17 27 (0.29%) French Language
18 22 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1258 (13.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1257 (13.36%) Support Engineer
3 1085 (11.53%) Analyst
4 888 (9.44%) Architect
5 817 (8.68%) Consultant
6 735 (7.81%) Administrator
7 619 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
8 556 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support
9 507 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
10 441 (4.69%) Support Analyst
11 427 (4.54%) IT Support
12 366 (3.89%) Network Engineer
13 348 (3.70%) Technical Support
14 322 (3.42%) Infrastructure Architect
15 303 (3.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 297 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 291 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
18 269 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
19 258 (2.74%) Server Engineer
20 253 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (3.30%) .NET
2 245 (2.60%) Web Services
3 181 (1.92%) HTML
4 156 (1.66%) Middleware
5 136 (1.45%) XML
6 113 (1.20%) CSS
7 103 (1.09%) LAMP
8 82 (0.87%) J2EE
9 76 (0.81%) SOAP
10 71 (0.75%) HTML5
11 67 (0.71%) ASP.NET
12 66 (0.70%) Ajax
13 64 (0.68%) Application Packaging
14 63 (0.67%) jQuery
15 56 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
16 52 (0.55%) Software Packaging
17 50 (0.53%) Spring
18 43 (0.46%) Servlets
19 40 (0.43%) JDBC
20 39 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 699 (7.43%) Clustering
2 529 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 396 (4.21%) Replication
4 378 (4.02%) Blackberry
5 332 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 263 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 244 (2.59%) Thin Client
7 244 (2.59%) Fat Client
8 176 (1.87%) Open Source
9 163 (1.73%) Private Cloud
10 149 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
11 123 (1.31%) Hedge funds
12 117 (1.24%) Public Cloud
13 110 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
14 95 (1.01%) FlexPod
15 89 (0.95%) iPhone
15 89 (0.95%) PKI
16 84 (0.89%) Client/Server
17 80 (0.85%) EqualLogic
18 75 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6602 (70.17%) Windows
2 2906 (30.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 2545 (27.05%) Linux
4 2033 (21.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1620 (17.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1078 (11.46%) Windows 7
7 800 (8.50%) UNIX
8 702 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 601 (6.39%) Windows XP
10 591 (6.28%) Windows 8
11 378 (4.02%) CentOS
11 378 (4.02%) Solaris
12 301 (3.20%) Windows Vista
13 208 (2.21%) Ubuntu
14 172 (1.83%) Debian
15 159 (1.69%) AIX
16 140 (1.49%) Android
17 113 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
18 104 (1.11%) Mac OS X
19 99 (1.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1902 (20.22%) ITIL
2 766 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 563 (5.98%) Service Delivery
4 543 (5.77%) Migration
5 534 (5.68%) Project Management
6 490 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
7 455 (4.84%) Load Balancing
8 425 (4.52%) Configuration Management
9 401 (4.26%) Change Management
10 386 (4.10%) Service Management
11 371 (3.94%) Mentoring
12 354 (3.76%) DevOps
13 352 (3.74%) Incident Management
14 341 (3.62%) Performance Tuning
15 312 (3.32%) Business Continuity
16 292 (3.10%) Problem Management
17 277 (2.94%) E-Commerce
18 273 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
19 247 (2.63%) Time Management
20 216 (2.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1485 (15.78%) SQL
2 954 (10.14%) PowerShell
3 533 (5.67%) Perl
4 454 (4.83%) Java
5 452 (4.80%) Python
6 400 (4.25%) Bash Shell
7 256 (2.72%) Shell Script
8 255 (2.71%) Ruby
8 255 (2.71%) C
9 246 (2.61%) PHP
10 195 (2.07%) VBScript
11 184 (1.96%) C#
12 176 (1.87%) JavaScript
13 154 (1.64%) VB
14 76 (0.81%) C++
15 72 (0.77%) T-SQL
16 24 (0.26%) PL/SQL
16 24 (0.26%) VB.NET
17 23 (0.24%) Korn
18 18 (0.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1625 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1265 (13.45%) MCSE
3 1035 (11.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1031 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
5 882 (9.38%) Degree
6 756 (8.04%) CCNA
7 689 (7.32%) Security Cleared
8 536 (5.70%) MCSA
9 508 (5.40%) MCITP
10 491 (5.22%) SC Cleared
11 476 (5.06%) MCP
12 474 (5.04%) Citrix Certification
13 433 (4.60%) CCNP
14 399 (4.24%) CCA
15 241 (2.56%) DV Cleared
16 158 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
17 127 (1.35%) MCTS
18 126 (1.34%) VCP5
19 103 (1.09%) CCEE
20 99 (1.05%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 697 (7.41%) SLA
2 174 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 102 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 99 (1.05%) QA
5 65 (0.69%) ISO 9001
6 33 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 23 (0.24%) COBIT
8 22 (0.23%) FISMA
9 13 (0.14%) ISO 8583
10 4 (0.043%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.043%) HL7
10 4 (0.043%) DICOM
10 4 (0.043%) RosettaNet
10 4 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.032%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.021%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.011%) BS25999
13 1 (0.011%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.011%) GMP
System Software
1 4229 (44.95%) Active Directory
2 2432 (25.85%) Hyper-V
3 1713 (18.21%) vSphere
4 1273 (13.53%) XenApp
5 812 (8.63%) VMware ESX
6 673 (7.15%) XenDesktop
7 659 (7.00%) VMware ESXi
8 349 (3.71%) XenServer
9 284 (3.02%) Terminal Services
10 282 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 279 (2.97%) vCloud
12 250 (2.66%) Xen
13 238 (2.53%) KVM
14 178 (1.89%) NFS
15 149 (1.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 142 (1.51%) VMware Server
17 120 (1.28%) ISA Server
18 112 (1.19%) Terminal Server
19 98 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 85 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 997 (10.60%) SCCM
2 493 (5.24%) Puppet
3 482 (5.12%) SCOM
4 394 (4.19%) Backup Exec
5 341 (3.62%) Nagios
6 299 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
7 272 (2.89%) WSUS
8 239 (2.54%) NetBackup
9 192 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
10 115 (1.22%) ZABBIX
11 113 (1.20%) SCVMM
12 91 (0.97%) Tivoli
13 82 (0.87%) Ansible
14 77 (0.82%) Cacti
15 74 (0.79%) Opsview
16 73 (0.78%) Vagrant
17 64 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 61 (0.65%) XenMobile
19 60 (0.64%) SCOrch
20 59 (0.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 9408 (100.00%) VMware
2 4877 (51.84%) Microsoft
3 3351 (35.62%) Citrix
4 3085 (32.79%) Cisco
5 1869 (19.87%) HP
6 1190 (12.65%) NetApp
7 946 (10.06%) EMC
8 885 (9.41%) Red Hat
9 820 (8.72%) Oracle
10 743 (7.90%) Dell
11 660 (7.02%) Symantec
12 574 (6.10%) Juniper
13 548 (5.82%) IBM
14 370 (3.93%) Veeam
15 335 (3.56%) CheckPoint
16 271 (2.88%) F5
17 250 (2.66%) Apple
18 241 (2.56%) AppSense
19 228 (2.42%) SolarWinds
20 212 (2.25%) 3PAR
East Riding
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Beverley, North Humberside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Romford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Salary circa £35k - £40k + Car / Car
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago