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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4677 4216 3794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.24% 3.53% 3.43%
As % of the System Software category 36.05% 34.50% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3728 3456 3155
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
12973 12219 10820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.75% 10.23% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10616 10278 9058
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +18 4452 £42,500 - 448
London +28 1797 £48,500 +2.10% 125
South East +15 1052 £41,000 -3.52% 95
City of London +40 424 £50,000 - 45
East of England +23 353 £42,500 +18.05% 27
Yorkshire +3 331 £37,500 +3.09% 31
South West +14 324 £37,500 -6.25% 67
Surrey +11 269 £37,500 -16.66% 18
Berkshire -9 250 £45,000 - 26
North West -5 247 £35,000 - 47
West Yorkshire -2 234 £37,500 +7.14% 25
Hampshire +15 218 £45,000 +12.50% 27
West Midlands +21 215 £36,000 -10.00% 29
Leeds +6 184 £37,500 - 22
Manchester 0 156 £36,000 +2.85% 23
Hertfordshire +24 139 £40,000 +24.03% 8
Reading +5 137 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Gloucestershire +15 112 £28,500 -36.66% 15
Essex +29 107 £44,500 -1.11% 3
Oxfordshire +44 96 £44,500 +27.14% 5
East Midlands -41 89 £36,000 -7.69% 19
Bristol -4 88 £40,000 - 24
Birmingham -11 83 £37,500 -21.05% 15
Cambridgeshire +6 71 £37,500 - 12
Buckinghamshire -32 66 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Southampton +20 65 £45,000 +35.69% 3
Scotland -5 65 £40,000 - 19
Cambridge +21 64 £37,500 - 10
West Sussex 0 61 £42,500 +32.81% 5
South Yorkshire -4 60 £42,500 +6.25% 3

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9413 (100.00%) VMware
2 6601 (70.13%) Windows
3 4812 (51.12%) Microsoft
4 4226 (44.90%) Active Directory
5 3270 (34.74%) Citrix
6 3077 (32.69%) Cisco
7 2942 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2824 (30.00%) MS Exchange
9 2646 (28.11%) SAN
10 2593 (27.55%) Linux
11 2532 (26.90%) Firewall
12 2465 (26.19%) Hyper-V
13 2147 (22.81%) MS Excel
14 2133 (22.66%) Windows Server 2012
15 2046 (21.74%) DNS
16 1983 (21.07%) ITIL
17 1882 (19.99%) HP
18 1879 (19.96%) SQL Server
19 1683 (17.88%) vSphere
20 1610 (17.10%) Windows Server 2003
21 1564 (16.62%) Microsoft Certification
22 1523 (16.18%) SQL
23 1506 (16.00%) WAN
24 1490 (15.83%) TCP/IP
25 1438 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1396 (14.83%) LAN
26 1396 (14.83%) Finance
27 1385 (14.71%) DHCP
28 1242 (13.19%) XenApp
29 1235 (13.12%) NetApp

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 2824 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1438 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 939 (9.98%) IIS
4 841 (8.93%) SharePoint
5 795 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 772 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 551 (5.85%) Lync
8 506 (5.38%) Apache
9 472 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 295 (3.13%) Tomcat
11 275 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 175 (1.86%) WebSphere
13 150 (1.59%) OpenStack
14 141 (1.50%) nginx
15 106 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
16 105 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
17 91 (0.97%) JBoss
18 78 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
19 77 (0.82%) WebLogic
20 66 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2147 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 1012 (10.75%) MS Office
3 92 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 39 (0.41%) MS Project
5 27 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.11%) SPSS
8 8 (0.085%) Solid Edge
8 8 (0.085%) SOLIDWORKS
8 8 (0.085%) S-PLUS
9 6 (0.064%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.021%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 59 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 31 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
4 25 (0.27%) Summit
5 17 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 16 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 15 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 15 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 14 (0.15%) RMDS
9 11 (0.12%) SAP Business One
10 6 (0.064%) Sage 50
11 5 (0.053%) Remedy AR System
12 4 (0.042%) SAP SRM
12 4 (0.042%) ReMetrica
12 4 (0.042%) Teamcenter
13 3 (0.032%) Northgate Housing
13 3 (0.032%) Oracle ERP
13 3 (0.032%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 2 (0.021%) Oracle BPM
14 2 (0.021%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 692 (7.35%) Office 365
2 518 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 326 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 254 (2.70%) SaaS
5 232 (2.46%) IaaS
6 218 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
7 131 (1.39%) PaaS
8 110 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
9 58 (0.62%) Amazon S3
10 55 (0.58%) Mimecast
11 30 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 30 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 28 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
12 28 (0.30%) OpenShift
13 21 (0.22%) Route 53
14 19 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
15 17 (0.18%) GitHub
15 17 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
16 14 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
17 11 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2646 (28.11%) SAN
2 2532 (26.90%) Firewall
3 2046 (21.74%) DNS
4 1506 (16.00%) WAN
5 1490 (15.83%) TCP/IP
6 1396 (14.83%) LAN
7 1385 (14.71%) DHCP
8 1061 (11.27%) VPN
9 712 (7.56%) NAS
10 547 (5.81%) VoIP
11 536 (5.69%) VLAN
12 457 (4.85%) Internet
13 426 (4.53%) iSCSI
14 415 (4.41%) Wireless
15 391 (4.15%) MPLS
16 375 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
17 364 (3.87%) Network Security
18 305 (3.24%) NetScaler
19 293 (3.11%) BGP
20 246 (2.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1879 (19.96%) SQL Server
2 569 (6.04%) MySQL
3 415 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 235 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 233 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 210 (2.23%) Relational Database
7 178 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 127 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 111 (1.18%) MongoDB
10 96 (1.02%) RDBMS
11 82 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
12 81 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 74 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 72 (0.76%) Big Data
14 72 (0.76%) DB2
15 58 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
16 50 (0.53%) Oracle Exadata
17 49 (0.52%) NoSQL
18 48 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
19 42 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 231 (2.45%) Git (software)
2 218 (2.32%) Jenkins
3 116 (1.23%) Subversion
4 91 (0.97%) Maven
5 87 (0.92%) JIRA
6 74 (0.79%) Visual Studio
7 61 (0.65%) Hudson
8 59 (0.63%) TeamCity
9 54 (0.57%) Artifactory
10 45 (0.48%) MSI
11 42 (0.45%) Ant
12 34 (0.36%) Eclipse
13 33 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 28 (0.30%) Gradle
15 27 (0.29%) JUnit
15 27 (0.29%) Selenium
16 21 (0.22%) Mercurial
17 20 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
18 17 (0.18%) LoadRunner
18 17 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1396 (14.83%) Finance
2 327 (3.47%) Telecoms
3 300 (3.19%) Banking
4 247 (2.62%) Law
5 228 (2.42%) Retail
6 195 (2.07%) Legal
7 174 (1.85%) Advertising
8 161 (1.71%) Marketing
9 149 (1.58%) Back Office
10 85 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 70 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 68 (0.72%) Games
13 65 (0.69%) Publishing
14 56 (0.59%) Military
15 42 (0.45%) Investment Banking
16 32 (0.34%) Billing
17 30 (0.32%) Aerospace
17 30 (0.32%) Electronics
18 26 (0.28%) French Language
19 22 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1280 (13.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1207 (12.82%) Support Engineer
3 1029 (10.93%) Analyst
4 871 (9.25%) Architect
5 779 (8.28%) Consultant
6 743 (7.89%) Administrator
7 629 (6.68%) Systems Administrator
8 573 (6.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 515 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
10 429 (4.56%) IT Support
11 411 (4.37%) Support Analyst
12 345 (3.67%) Network Engineer
13 339 (3.60%) Technical Support
14 310 (3.29%) Infrastructure Architect
15 292 (3.10%) 2nd Line Support
16 290 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 281 (2.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 265 (2.82%) Technical Engineer
19 238 (2.53%) Server Engineer
20 234 (2.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (3.33%) .NET
2 270 (2.87%) Web Services
3 185 (1.97%) HTML
4 165 (1.75%) Middleware
5 145 (1.54%) XML
6 121 (1.29%) CSS
7 111 (1.18%) LAMP
8 82 (0.87%) J2EE
9 79 (0.84%) HTML5
10 67 (0.71%) SOAP
11 64 (0.68%) Application Packaging
12 62 (0.66%) Ajax
13 61 (0.65%) jQuery
14 60 (0.64%) ASP.NET
15 54 (0.57%) Spring
15 54 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
16 52 (0.55%) Software Packaging
16 52 (0.55%) Servlets
17 48 (0.51%) CSS3
18 42 (0.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 663 (7.04%) Clustering
2 537 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 425 (4.52%) Replication
4 352 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 305 (3.24%) Computer Science
6 276 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 243 (2.58%) Fat Client
7 243 (2.58%) Thin Client
8 176 (1.87%) Open Source
9 169 (1.80%) Private Cloud
10 130 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
11 121 (1.29%) Hedge funds
12 117 (1.24%) Public Cloud
13 107 (1.14%) Client/Server
14 104 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
15 91 (0.97%) FlexPod
16 89 (0.95%) iPhone
17 86 (0.91%) PKI
18 84 (0.89%) Visualisation
19 83 (0.88%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6601 (70.13%) Windows
2 2942 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2593 (27.55%) Linux
4 2133 (22.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 1610 (17.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1030 (10.94%) Windows 7
7 750 (7.97%) UNIX
8 722 (7.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 584 (6.20%) Windows XP
10 557 (5.92%) Windows 8
11 388 (4.12%) CentOS
12 343 (3.64%) Solaris
13 282 (3.00%) Windows Vista
14 217 (2.31%) Ubuntu
15 182 (1.93%) Debian
16 141 (1.50%) AIX
17 140 (1.49%) Android
18 123 (1.31%) Mac OS X
19 96 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
20 89 (0.95%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1983 (21.07%) ITIL
2 745 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 585 (6.21%) Service Delivery
4 551 (5.85%) Migration
5 544 (5.78%) Project Management
6 535 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
7 477 (5.07%) Load Balancing
8 455 (4.83%) Change Management
9 421 (4.47%) Configuration Management
10 407 (4.32%) Service Management
10 407 (4.32%) DevOps
11 404 (4.29%) Incident Management
12 401 (4.26%) Mentoring
13 339 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
14 318 (3.38%) Business Continuity
15 278 (2.95%) Capacity Planning
16 276 (2.93%) E-Commerce
17 269 (2.86%) Problem Management
18 264 (2.80%) PRINCE2
19 249 (2.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1523 (16.18%) SQL
2 939 (9.98%) PowerShell
3 494 (5.25%) Perl
4 460 (4.89%) Python
5 434 (4.61%) Java
6 378 (4.02%) Bash Shell
7 262 (2.78%) C
8 260 (2.76%) Ruby
9 243 (2.58%) PHP
10 217 (2.31%) Shell Script
11 187 (1.99%) JavaScript
12 184 (1.95%) VBScript
13 174 (1.85%) C#
14 151 (1.60%) VB
15 88 (0.93%) C++
16 84 (0.89%) T-SQL
17 35 (0.37%) PL/SQL
18 27 (0.29%) VB.NET
19 24 (0.25%) Scala
20 21 (0.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1564 (16.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 1204 (12.79%) MCSE
3 1024 (10.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1016 (10.79%) Cisco Certification
5 853 (9.06%) Degree
6 759 (8.06%) CCNA
7 723 (7.68%) Security Cleared
8 491 (5.22%) SC Cleared
9 485 (5.15%) MCSA
10 460 (4.89%) MCITP
10 460 (4.89%) Citrix Certification
11 444 (4.72%) MCP
12 422 (4.48%) CCNP
13 400 (4.25%) CCA
14 244 (2.59%) DV Cleared
15 181 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
16 124 (1.32%) VCP5
17 113 (1.20%) MCTS
18 97 (1.03%) CCEE
18 97 (1.03%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 719 (7.64%) SLA
2 193 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 113 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 96 (1.02%) QA
5 76 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 32 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 27 (0.29%) COBIT
8 24 (0.25%) FISMA
9 13 (0.14%) ISO 8583
10 4 (0.042%) RosettaNet
10 4 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.032%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.032%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.032%) HL7
11 3 (0.032%) DICOM
12 1 (0.011%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.011%) GMP
12 1 (0.011%) BS25999
System Software
1 4226 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 2465 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 1683 (17.88%) vSphere
4 1242 (13.19%) XenApp
5 818 (8.69%) VMware ESX
6 675 (7.17%) XenDesktop
7 607 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
8 370 (3.93%) XenServer
9 323 (3.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 315 (3.35%) vCloud
11 288 (3.06%) Terminal Services
12 241 (2.56%) Xen
13 236 (2.51%) KVM
14 182 (1.93%) NFS
15 157 (1.67%) VMware Server
16 153 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 120 (1.27%) Terminal Server
18 101 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 100 (1.06%) ISA Server
20 82 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 983 (10.44%) SCCM
2 507 (5.39%) Puppet
3 450 (4.78%) SCOM
4 379 (4.03%) Backup Exec
5 319 (3.39%) Nagios
5 319 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 271 (2.88%) WSUS
7 189 (2.01%) NetBackup
8 156 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 112 (1.19%) ZABBIX
10 99 (1.05%) SCVMM
11 97 (1.03%) Tivoli
12 96 (1.02%) Vagrant
13 88 (0.93%) Ansible
14 73 (0.78%) Opsview
15 67 (0.71%) Cacti
16 60 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 59 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
18 54 (0.57%) SCOrch
18 54 (0.57%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9413 (100.00%) VMware
2 4812 (51.12%) Microsoft
3 3270 (34.74%) Citrix
4 3077 (32.69%) Cisco
5 1882 (19.99%) HP
6 1235 (13.12%) NetApp
7 893 (9.49%) Red Hat
8 887 (9.42%) EMC
9 854 (9.07%) Oracle
10 720 (7.65%) Dell
11 620 (6.59%) Symantec
12 595 (6.32%) Juniper
13 566 (6.01%) IBM
14 386 (4.10%) Veeam
15 349 (3.71%) CheckPoint
16 269 (2.86%) F5
17 262 (2.78%) AppSense
18 248 (2.63%) SolarWinds
19 243 (2.58%) Apple
20 220 (2.34%) 3PAR
South East
Hastings Direct
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: 7 hours ago
Herefordshire
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: Relocation, Bonus, Pension, oncall
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: shift allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago