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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 64 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4550 4291 3730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.11% 3.63% 3.43%
As % of the System Software category 37.02% 34.23% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3658 3499 3154
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%

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
12290 12535 10875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.10% 10.61% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10167 10496 9255
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +9 4294 £42,500 - 467
London +11 1632 £47,500 - 148
South East +14 1094 £42,500 +6.25% 106
East of England +19 372 £39,000 +6.12% 37
South West +12 366 £40,000 +14.28% 26
Surrey +25 324 £40,000 - 25
Yorkshire -18 299 £37,500 -6.25% 45
City of London -23 250 £48,500 -3.00% 48
North West -3 233 £37,500 +10.29% 59
West Yorkshire -15 214 £38,000 +1.33% 32
West Midlands +3 211 £37,500 -6.25% 33
Berkshire -19 200 £40,000 - 27
Hampshire -1 188 £45,000 +25.00% 19
Leeds -10 185 £40,000 -4.76% 25
Hertfordshire +12 156 £37,500 +10.29% 19
Manchester -7 133 £34,000 +4.61% 30
Bristol -1 125 £45,000 +12.50% 9
West Sussex +36 109 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Reading -13 108 £40,000 -15.78% 14
Birmingham -8 106 £38,500 -14.44% 12
Buckinghamshire -10 105 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Oxfordshire +34 94 £40,000 +31.14% 4
Scotland +9 89 £40,000 - 12
Essex +26 86 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Gloucestershire +22 76 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Dorset +31 74 £42,500 +46.55% 4
East Midlands -33 71 £30,250 -24.37% 7
Cambridgeshire +8 69 £37,525 +7.21% 8
Crawley +39 65 £44,500 -19.09% 2
Watford +2 59 £62,500 +38.88% 6

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9382 (100.00%) VMware
2 6536 (69.67%) Windows
3 4680 (49.88%) Microsoft
4 4195 (44.71%) Active Directory
5 3092 (32.96%) Citrix
6 3018 (32.17%) Cisco
7 2900 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 2785 (29.68%) Linux
9 2767 (29.49%) MS Exchange
10 2464 (26.26%) SAN
11 2434 (25.94%) Firewall
12 2397 (25.55%) Hyper-V
13 2214 (23.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 2132 (22.72%) MS Excel
15 2093 (22.31%) ITIL
16 1988 (21.19%) DNS
17 1921 (20.48%) SQL Server
18 1844 (19.65%) HP
19 1724 (18.38%) Data Centre
20 1583 (16.87%) Windows Server 2003
21 1579 (16.83%) vSphere
22 1565 (16.68%) SQL
23 1538 (16.39%) TCP/IP
24 1499 (15.98%) WAN
25 1454 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
26 1439 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2010
27 1379 (14.70%) DHCP
28 1378 (14.69%) Finance
29 1356 (14.45%) LAN
30 1240 (13.22%) NetApp

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2767 (29.49%) MS Exchange
2 1439 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 855 (9.11%) IIS
4 800 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 767 (8.18%) SharePoint
6 743 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 539 (5.75%) Lync
8 491 (5.23%) Apache
9 433 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 304 (3.24%) Tomcat
11 281 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 186 (1.98%) WebSphere
13 175 (1.87%) OpenStack
14 122 (1.30%) nginx
15 99 (1.06%) JBoss
16 86 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
17 80 (0.85%) WebLogic
18 77 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
19 71 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
20 70 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2132 (22.72%) MS Excel
2 943 (10.05%) MS Office
3 118 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 45 (0.48%) MS Project
4 45 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.085%) Solid Edge
5 8 (0.085%) SOLIDWORKS
6 6 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.053%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.043%) InDesign
8 4 (0.043%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.032%) SPSS
9 3 (0.032%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.011%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.011%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 64 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
3 27 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 27 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (0.26%) Summit
5 23 (0.25%) RMDS
6 19 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 18 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 17 (0.18%) SAP Business One
8 17 (0.18%) Northgate Housing
9 14 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
10 10 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (0.075%) Primavera
12 6 (0.064%) Teamcenter
12 6 (0.064%) Sage 50
13 5 (0.053%) Remedy AR System
14 4 (0.043%) Magento
15 3 (0.032%) Oracle ERP
16 2 (0.021%) Infor CRM
16 2 (0.021%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 721 (7.68%) Office 365
2 655 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 370 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 252 (2.69%) SaaS
5 248 (2.64%) IaaS
6 228 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
7 160 (1.71%) PaaS
8 116 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
9 68 (0.72%) Amazon S3
10 60 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
11 53 (0.56%) Mimecast
12 33 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 24 (0.26%) IBM PureFlex
14 22 (0.23%) Amazon Glacier
14 22 (0.23%) Google App Engine
14 22 (0.23%) Route 53
15 21 (0.22%) HP Helion
16 18 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
17 17 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
18 16 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2464 (26.26%) SAN
2 2434 (25.94%) Firewall
3 1988 (21.19%) DNS
4 1538 (16.39%) TCP/IP
5 1499 (15.98%) WAN
6 1379 (14.70%) DHCP
7 1356 (14.45%) LAN
8 1080 (11.51%) VPN
9 704 (7.50%) NAS
10 593 (6.32%) VoIP
11 513 (5.47%) VLAN
12 407 (4.34%) Internet
13 393 (4.19%) iSCSI
14 376 (4.01%) MPLS
15 371 (3.95%) Wireless
16 351 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
17 342 (3.65%) Network Security
18 289 (3.08%) NetScaler
19 270 (2.88%) BGP
20 255 (2.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1921 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 590 (6.29%) MySQL
3 362 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 243 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 203 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 200 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 200 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 143 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 141 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
9 109 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 97 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
11 95 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 89 (0.95%) Big Data
13 84 (0.90%) Hadoop
14 79 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 71 (0.76%) NoSQL
16 70 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
17 63 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
18 52 (0.55%) DB2
19 49 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 304 (3.24%) Git (software)
2 280 (2.98%) Jenkins
3 148 (1.58%) Maven
4 114 (1.22%) Subversion
5 102 (1.09%) JIRA
6 71 (0.76%) Hudson
7 66 (0.70%) Ant
8 59 (0.63%) Artifactory
9 46 (0.49%) TeamCity
10 45 (0.48%) Gradle
11 40 (0.43%) Visual Studio
12 39 (0.42%) Eclipse
13 37 (0.39%) JUnit
14 33 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (0.31%) Selenium
16 28 (0.30%) MSI
17 23 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 20 (0.21%) Eclipse RCP
19 18 (0.19%) Grunt
20 17 (0.18%) WinDbg
General
1 1378 (14.69%) Finance
2 388 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 294 (3.13%) Banking
4 249 (2.65%) Law
5 227 (2.42%) Retail
6 188 (2.00%) Legal
7 158 (1.68%) Marketing
8 152 (1.62%) Advertising
9 143 (1.52%) Back Office
10 98 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 90 (0.96%) Games
11 90 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 62 (0.66%) Military
13 51 (0.54%) Publishing
14 36 (0.38%) Electronics
14 36 (0.38%) Investment Banking
15 34 (0.36%) Billing
16 31 (0.33%) French Language
17 27 (0.29%) Aerospace
18 20 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1221 (13.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1101 (11.74%) Analyst
3 1083 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 892 (9.51%) Architect
5 791 (8.43%) Administrator
6 688 (7.33%) Consultant
7 674 (7.18%) Systems Administrator
8 540 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
9 526 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
10 463 (4.93%) Support Analyst
11 442 (4.71%) IT Support
12 342 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
13 337 (3.59%) Technical Support
14 309 (3.29%) Infrastructure Architect
15 298 (3.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 291 (3.10%) Network Engineer
17 272 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
18 263 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 230 (2.45%) Technical Architect
19 230 (2.45%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (3.58%) Web Services
2 232 (2.47%) .NET
3 211 (2.25%) Middleware
4 173 (1.84%) HTML
5 155 (1.65%) XML
6 127 (1.35%) CSS
7 118 (1.26%) LAMP
8 100 (1.07%) J2EE
9 80 (0.85%) HTML5
10 71 (0.76%) Spring
11 60 (0.64%) XSLT
12 59 (0.63%) Servlets
13 58 (0.62%) Application Packaging
14 55 (0.59%) CSS3
15 54 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
16 50 (0.53%) SOAP
17 49 (0.52%) jQuery
18 48 (0.51%) Software Packaging
19 44 (0.47%) RESTful
20 43 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1724 (18.38%) Data Centre
2 643 (6.85%) Clustering
3 548 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 383 (4.08%) Replication
5 330 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 314 (3.35%) Blackberry
7 285 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 220 (2.34%) Thin Client
8 220 (2.34%) Fat Client
9 187 (1.99%) Private Cloud
10 148 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
11 143 (1.52%) EMC VNX
12 133 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
13 119 (1.27%) EqualLogic
13 119 (1.27%) Public Cloud
14 115 (1.23%) Client/Server
15 100 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
16 99 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
17 92 (0.98%) Visualisation
18 90 (0.96%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6536 (69.67%) Windows
2 2900 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 2785 (29.68%) Linux
4 2214 (23.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1583 (16.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 900 (9.59%) Windows 7
7 790 (8.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 783 (8.35%) UNIX
9 570 (6.08%) Windows XP
10 542 (5.78%) Windows 8
11 360 (3.84%) CentOS
12 356 (3.79%) Solaris
13 262 (2.79%) Ubuntu
14 236 (2.52%) Windows Vista
15 181 (1.93%) Debian
16 167 (1.78%) AIX
17 163 (1.74%) Mac OS X
18 117 (1.25%) Android
19 82 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
19 82 (0.87%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2093 (22.31%) ITIL
2 699 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 663 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
4 611 (6.51%) Project Management
5 589 (6.28%) Migration
6 580 (6.18%) Service Delivery
7 531 (5.66%) Load Balancing
8 506 (5.39%) Change Management
9 488 (5.20%) DevOps
10 476 (5.07%) Configuration Management
11 462 (4.92%) Mentoring
12 410 (4.37%) Service Management
13 395 (4.21%) Incident Management
14 368 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
15 339 (3.61%) Business Continuity
16 293 (3.12%) Capacity Planning
17 285 (3.04%) PRINCE2
18 280 (2.98%) E-Commerce
19 249 (2.65%) Problem Management
20 246 (2.62%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1565 (16.68%) SQL
2 895 (9.54%) PowerShell
3 585 (6.24%) Python
4 534 (5.69%) Perl
5 474 (5.05%) Java
6 420 (4.48%) Bash Shell
7 310 (3.30%) Ruby
8 301 (3.21%) C
9 241 (2.57%) PHP
10 216 (2.30%) JavaScript
11 179 (1.91%) Shell Script
12 156 (1.66%) VBScript
13 139 (1.48%) VB
14 138 (1.47%) C++
15 131 (1.40%) C#
16 74 (0.79%) T-SQL
17 58 (0.62%) Scala
18 55 (0.59%) PL/SQL
19 35 (0.37%) Clojure
20 32 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1454 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1059 (11.29%) MCSE
3 1019 (10.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 971 (10.35%) Cisco Certification
5 856 (9.12%) Degree
6 754 (8.04%) CCNA
7 654 (6.97%) Security Cleared
8 459 (4.89%) MCSA
9 450 (4.80%) MCITP
10 414 (4.41%) MCP
11 409 (4.36%) SC Cleared
12 396 (4.22%) CCNP
13 375 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
14 328 (3.50%) CCA
15 208 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
16 207 (2.21%) DV Cleared
17 120 (1.28%) MCTS
18 118 (1.26%) VCP5
19 87 (0.93%) ISEB
20 75 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 830 (8.85%) SLA
2 152 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 134 (1.43%) QA
4 108 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 61 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 38 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 32 (0.34%) COBIT
8 12 (0.13%) FISMA
9 9 (0.096%) ISO 9000
10 7 (0.075%) ISO 8583
11 6 (0.064%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.043%) HL7
12 4 (0.043%) DICOM
13 3 (0.032%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.021%) RosettaNet
15 1 (0.011%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 1 (0.011%) GMP
System Software
1 4195 (44.71%) Active Directory
2 2397 (25.55%) Hyper-V
3 1579 (16.83%) vSphere
4 1116 (11.90%) XenApp
5 813 (8.67%) VMware ESX
6 574 (6.12%) XenDesktop
7 542 (5.78%) VMware ESXi
8 365 (3.89%) XenServer
9 346 (3.69%) vCloud
10 312 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 303 (3.23%) Terminal Services
12 265 (2.82%) KVM
13 255 (2.72%) Xen
14 165 (1.76%) NFS
15 155 (1.65%) VMware Server
16 129 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 114 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 113 (1.20%) Terminal Server
19 108 (1.15%) VirtualBox
20 99 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 908 (9.68%) SCCM
2 580 (6.18%) Puppet
3 425 (4.53%) SCOM
4 355 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
5 322 (3.43%) Backup Exec
6 308 (3.28%) Nagios
7 212 (2.26%) WSUS
8 171 (1.82%) Ansible
9 166 (1.77%) NetBackup
10 148 (1.58%) Norton AntiVirus
11 137 (1.46%) Vagrant
12 124 (1.32%) ZABBIX
13 94 (1.00%) SCVMM
14 85 (0.91%) Tivoli
15 68 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
16 58 (0.62%) ARCserve
17 56 (0.60%) Salt
18 54 (0.58%) Opsview
19 52 (0.55%) Cacti
20 50 (0.53%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9382 (100.00%) VMware
2 4680 (49.88%) Microsoft
3 3092 (32.96%) Citrix
4 3018 (32.17%) Cisco
5 1844 (19.65%) HP
6 1240 (13.22%) NetApp
7 1013 (10.80%) Oracle
8 916 (9.76%) Red Hat
9 781 (8.32%) EMC
10 642 (6.84%) IBM
11 606 (6.46%) Dell
12 574 (6.12%) Juniper
13 565 (6.02%) Symantec
14 337 (3.59%) CheckPoint
15 333 (3.55%) Veeam
16 255 (2.72%) F5
17 248 (2.64%) SolarWinds
18 232 (2.47%) AppSense
19 230 (2.45%) Apple
20 227 (2.42%) 3PAR
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Dental, Season ti
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + on call + 10% bonus + 5% pension +
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Maidstone And Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Salary: Band 7 £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Herman Miller
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Byfleet, Surrey
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus 15% Bonus plus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago