The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 67 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4327 3744 3987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.69% 3.44% 3.38%
As % of the System Software category 34.97% 34.76% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3504 3171 3426
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12372 10770 11249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.56% 9.90% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10275 9173 9654
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 25 July 2014 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 25 July 2014. 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 +5 4057 £42,000 -1.17% 438
London +12 1609 £47,500 - 144
South East -10 958 £40,000 - 86
City of London +32 430 £50,000 - 52
Yorkshire +10 390 £40,000 +5.26% 42
East of England +11 336 £37,500 - 30
Berkshire -2 291 £37,500 -11.76% 21
West Yorkshire +12 272 £40,000 +5.26% 30
North West +35 260 £34,000 -9.33% 36
South West +35 250 £33,750 -7.53% 43
Leeds +11 247 £40,750 +16.42% 23
Surrey -16 226 £40,000 -11.11% 22
Hampshire -8 203 £37,500 -6.25% 13
West Midlands -11 199 £38,500 +4.05% 27
Manchester +28 150 £33,500 -15.18% 27
Hertfordshire +32 141 £36,500 +19.67% 14
Reading -14 125 £50,000 +14.94% 9
Buckinghamshire +14 103 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Birmingham -4 102 £42,000 -1.75% 12
East Midlands -32 98 £40,000 +6.66% 22
Bristol +30 91 £37,500 +5.63% 9
Scotland -8 89 £40,000 +6.66% 18
North Yorkshire +24 73 £36,000 - 5
Oxfordshire -14 68 £32,000 -20.00% 12
Wales +1 66 £35,000 -30.00% 9
South Yorkshire +7 65 £42,000 -6.66% 4
Watford +24 64 £45,000 -7.69% 5
Cambridgeshire -9 64 £37,250 -6.88% 7
South Wales +2 62 £35,000 -31.70% 5
Bedfordshire -3 62 £36,000 -4.00% 6

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 8506 (100.00%) VMware
2 6051 (71.14%) Windows
3 4396 (51.68%) Microsoft
4 3734 (43.90%) Active Directory
5 2931 (34.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 2890 (33.98%) Citrix
7 2630 (30.92%) Cisco
8 2516 (29.58%) SAN
9 2507 (29.47%) MS Exchange
10 2447 (28.77%) Linux
11 2133 (25.08%) MS Excel
12 2009 (23.62%) Hyper-V
13 1981 (23.29%) Firewall
14 1913 (22.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 1859 (21.86%) DNS
16 1774 (20.86%) HP
17 1773 (20.84%) Microsoft Certification
18 1759 (20.68%) ITIL
19 1605 (18.87%) SQL
20 1567 (18.42%) SQL Server
21 1466 (17.23%) vSphere
22 1429 (16.80%) TCP/IP
23 1428 (16.79%) Windows Server 2012
24 1382 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
25 1355 (15.93%) Finance
26 1239 (14.57%) MCSE
27 1198 (14.08%) DHCP
28 1132 (13.31%) NetApp
29 1097 (12.90%) VMware ESX
30 1083 (12.73%) XenApp

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2507 (29.47%) MS Exchange
2 1382 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 921 (10.83%) IIS
4 819 (9.63%) SharePoint
5 781 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 595 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 535 (6.29%) Apache
8 472 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 456 (5.36%) Lync
10 363 (4.27%) Tomcat
11 232 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 160 (1.88%) WebLogic
13 126 (1.48%) WebSphere
14 105 (1.23%) nginx
15 100 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
16 89 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
17 82 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2000
18 70 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
19 69 (0.81%) CMS
20 61 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2133 (25.08%) MS Excel
2 758 (8.91%) MS Office
3 89 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 68 (0.80%) MS Project
5 50 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.16%) SPSS
6 14 (0.16%) PowerPivot
7 12 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.082%) FastStats
9 6 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.071%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.035%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.024%) InDesign
11 2 (0.024%) Maya
11 2 (0.024%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.012%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.012%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.012%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 71 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.40%) Summit
3 33 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 26 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 23 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 15 (0.18%) SAP Business One
7 14 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
9 11 (0.13%) SunGard AvantGard
9 11 (0.13%) SunGard APT
9 11 (0.13%) FastVal
10 8 (0.094%) Sage 200
10 8 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.082%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 7 (0.082%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.082%) Magento
11 7 (0.082%) Oracle CRM
12 6 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
13 5 (0.059%) Oracle BPM
14 4 (0.047%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 341 (4.01%) Office 365
2 197 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (2.27%) SaaS
4 167 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
5 165 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
6 146 (1.72%) IaaS
7 98 (1.15%) PaaS
8 50 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (0.33%) Google Apps
10 15 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.071%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (0.071%) Joyent
12 4 (0.047%) Google Compute Engine
12 4 (0.047%) GitHub
12 4 (0.047%) Rackspace Cloud
12 4 (0.047%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.035%) Heroku
14 2 (0.024%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.024%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.012%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2516 (29.58%) SAN
2 1981 (23.29%) Firewall
3 1859 (21.86%) DNS
4 1429 (16.80%) TCP/IP
5 1198 (14.08%) DHCP
6 1048 (12.32%) LAN
7 1029 (12.10%) WAN
8 823 (9.68%) VPN
9 725 (8.52%) NAS
10 464 (5.45%) Internet
11 398 (4.68%) Wireless
12 393 (4.62%) VoIP
13 383 (4.50%) VLAN
14 290 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
15 286 (3.36%) SSL
16 277 (3.26%) iSCSI
17 271 (3.19%) Network Security
18 262 (3.08%) HTTP
19 258 (3.03%) SMTP
20 243 (2.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1567 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 453 (5.33%) MySQL
3 395 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 227 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 193 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 170 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 151 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 104 (1.22%) RDBMS
9 89 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
10 75 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 72 (0.85%) NoSQL
12 71 (0.83%) DB2
13 63 (0.74%) Big Data
14 61 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
16 45 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
17 43 (0.51%) Redis
18 40 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
19 33 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
19 33 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 109 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 105 (1.23%) Subversion
3 87 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 75 (0.88%) Visual Studio
5 52 (0.61%) JUnit
6 46 (0.54%) Eclipse
7 45 (0.53%) Ant
8 42 (0.49%) JIRA
9 41 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 40 (0.47%) MSI
11 33 (0.39%) Eclipse RCP
12 30 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 27 (0.32%) NUnit
14 24 (0.28%) Maven
15 23 (0.27%) Selenium
16 20 (0.24%) TeamCity
17 17 (0.20%) WebLOAD
18 16 (0.19%) AQtime
19 14 (0.16%) Hudson
19 14 (0.16%) TestComplete
General
1 1355 (15.93%) Finance
2 271 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 242 (2.85%) Banking
4 172 (2.02%) Retail
5 161 (1.89%) Legal
6 156 (1.83%) Law
7 148 (1.74%) Marketing
8 123 (1.45%) Advertising
9 88 (1.03%) Games
10 85 (1.00%) Back Office
11 83 (0.98%) French Language
12 73 (0.86%) Electronics
13 71 (0.83%) Manufacturing
14 65 (0.76%) Financial Institution
15 62 (0.73%) Investment Banking
16 56 (0.66%) Publishing
17 50 (0.59%) German Language
18 44 (0.52%) Military
19 24 (0.28%) Multimedia
20 18 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1055 (12.40%) Support Engineer
2 926 (10.89%) Analyst
3 889 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 834 (9.80%) Consultant
5 793 (9.32%) Administrator
6 737 (8.66%) Architect
7 602 (7.08%) Systems Administrator
8 501 (5.89%) 3rd Line Support
9 497 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
10 416 (4.89%) Support Analyst
11 381 (4.48%) IT Support
12 282 (3.32%) Technical Support
13 274 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support
14 255 (3.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 247 (2.90%) Server Engineer
16 237 (2.79%) Linux Administrator
17 236 (2.77%) Infrastructure Architect
18 224 (2.63%) Network Engineer
19 222 (2.61%) Technical Consultant
20 206 (2.42%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (2.83%) .NET
2 210 (2.47%) Web Services
3 158 (1.86%) XML
4 148 (1.74%) HTML
5 146 (1.72%) Middleware
6 131 (1.54%) LAMP
7 95 (1.12%) CSS
8 87 (1.02%) J2EE
9 68 (0.80%) Spring
10 63 (0.74%) Application Packaging
10 63 (0.74%) Software Packaging
11 62 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
12 61 (0.72%) jQuery
13 60 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
14 58 (0.68%) COM
15 54 (0.63%) Ajax
16 49 (0.58%) ASP.NET
17 45 (0.53%) JSP
18 43 (0.51%) Servlets
19 41 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 708 (8.32%) Clustering
2 377 (4.43%) Replication
3 336 (3.95%) Blackberry
4 282 (3.32%) Computer Science
5 250 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 190 (2.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 151 (1.78%) Thin Client
7 151 (1.78%) Fat Client
8 144 (1.69%) Hedge funds
9 139 (1.63%) Client/Server
10 136 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 114 (1.34%) EqualLogic
12 112 (1.32%) Open Source
13 90 (1.06%) CLARiiON
14 85 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
15 77 (0.91%) Firmware
16 76 (0.89%) Statistics
17 63 (0.74%) FlexPod
18 60 (0.71%) Digital Media
19 59 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6051 (71.14%) Windows
2 2931 (34.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 2447 (28.77%) Linux
4 1913 (22.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1428 (16.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 925 (10.87%) UNIX
7 914 (10.75%) Windows 7
8 604 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 568 (6.68%) Windows XP
10 409 (4.81%) Solaris
11 381 (4.48%) Windows 8
12 275 (3.23%) CentOS
13 234 (2.75%) Windows Vista
14 199 (2.34%) Ubuntu
15 148 (1.74%) AIX
16 135 (1.59%) Debian
17 110 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
18 92 (1.08%) Mac OS X
19 87 (1.02%) Android
20 81 (0.95%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1759 (20.68%) ITIL
2 627 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 544 (6.40%) Project Management
4 501 (5.89%) Load Balancing
5 422 (4.96%) Migration
6 416 (4.89%) Change Management
7 353 (4.15%) Service Delivery
8 350 (4.11%) E-Commerce
9 296 (3.48%) Service Management
10 294 (3.46%) Problem Management
11 293 (3.44%) Configuration Management
12 267 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
13 263 (3.09%) Business Continuity
14 251 (2.95%) PRINCE2
15 250 (2.94%) Change Control
16 236 (2.77%) Incident Management
17 224 (2.63%) DevOps
18 220 (2.59%) Performance Tuning
19 191 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
20 184 (2.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1605 (18.87%) SQL
2 865 (10.17%) PowerShell
3 565 (6.64%) Perl
4 465 (5.47%) Java
5 378 (4.44%) Python
6 338 (3.97%) Bash Shell
7 233 (2.74%) PHP
8 232 (2.73%) Ruby
9 181 (2.13%) VBScript
10 178 (2.09%) Shell Script
11 165 (1.94%) VB
12 159 (1.87%) JavaScript
13 154 (1.81%) C
14 140 (1.65%) C#
15 92 (1.08%) C++
16 46 (0.54%) T-SQL
17 21 (0.25%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.15%) Korn
19 12 (0.14%) PL/SQL
20 11 (0.13%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1773 (20.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 1239 (14.57%) MCSE
3 976 (11.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 876 (10.30%) Degree
5 856 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
6 780 (9.17%) MCITP
7 659 (7.75%) CCNA
8 548 (6.44%) MCSA
9 469 (5.51%) Security Cleared
10 390 (4.58%) MCP
11 359 (4.22%) CCNP
12 355 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
13 319 (3.75%) MCTS
14 296 (3.48%) SC Cleared
15 254 (2.99%) CCA
16 130 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
17 120 (1.41%) VCP5
18 111 (1.30%) NCDA
19 108 (1.27%) VCAP
20 103 (1.21%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 559 (6.57%) SLA
2 143 (1.68%) QA
3 127 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 122 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 72 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 28 (0.33%) COBIT
7 13 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.082%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.071%) BS7799
10 3 (0.035%) HL7
11 2 (0.024%) DICOM
12 1 (0.012%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.012%) GxP
12 1 (0.012%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3734 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 2009 (23.62%) Hyper-V
3 1466 (17.23%) vSphere
4 1097 (12.90%) VMware ESX
5 1083 (12.73%) XenApp
6 623 (7.32%) XenDesktop
7 594 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
8 426 (5.01%) XenServer
9 309 (3.63%) Xen
10 278 (3.27%) Terminal Services
11 273 (3.21%) vCloud
12 209 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
13 194 (2.28%) KVM
14 137 (1.61%) NFS
15 136 (1.60%) VMware Server
16 134 (1.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 116 (1.36%) UAG
18 114 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
19 94 (1.11%) ISA Server
20 71 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 746 (8.77%) SCCM
2 460 (5.41%) SCOM
3 406 (4.77%) Backup Exec
4 385 (4.53%) Puppet
5 304 (3.57%) Nagios
6 295 (3.47%) NetBackup
7 276 (3.24%) WSUS
8 227 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 225 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
10 83 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
11 82 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 78 (0.92%) ARCserve
13 69 (0.81%) Tivoli
14 68 (0.80%) SCVMM
14 68 (0.80%) Cacti
15 58 (0.68%) ZABBIX
16 57 (0.67%) Salt
17 51 (0.60%) OpenView
18 49 (0.58%) Ansible
19 48 (0.56%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8506 (100.00%) VMware
2 4396 (51.68%) Microsoft
3 2890 (33.98%) Citrix
4 2630 (30.92%) Cisco
5 1774 (20.86%) HP
6 1132 (13.31%) NetApp
7 992 (11.66%) EMC
8 826 (9.71%) Red Hat
9 793 (9.32%) Oracle
10 618 (7.27%) Symantec
11 616 (7.24%) Dell
12 503 (5.91%) IBM
13 411 (4.83%) Juniper
14 330 (3.88%) Veeam
15 291 (3.42%) CheckPoint
16 241 (2.83%) Apple
17 232 (2.73%) F5
18 211 (2.48%) JBoss
19 177 (2.08%) WatchGuard
20 160 (1.88%) McAfee
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