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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 57 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4768 4043 3902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.34% 3.75% 3.43%
As % of the System Software category 36.20% 35.91% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3920 3304 3347
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 £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.24% -

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
13171 11258 11504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.98% 10.45% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11165 9304 9884
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 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +14 4548 £42,500 -3.40% 421
London +22 1883 £47,000 -6.00% 135
South East +15 1112 £42,500 +6.25% 91
City of London +32 470 £47,500 -9.52% 42
Yorkshire -12 317 £35,000 - 28
North West +38 302 £35,000 -7.89% 40
Berkshire +5 300 £39,500 -12.22% 21
East of England -7 279 £40,000 +6.66% 28
South West +22 261 £37,500 +7.14% 49
Surrey +14 257 £45,000 - 11
West Midlands -2 245 £35,000 -14.63% 29
Hampshire +9 224 £45,000 +12.50% 32
West Yorkshire -28 194 £34,000 -2.85% 19
Manchester +31 170 £35,000 +16.66% 19
Birmingham -4 124 £35,000 -30.00% 11
Leeds -42 121 £32,500 -18.75% 12
Reading -7 115 £35,000 -22.22% 8
Cheshire +62 109 £40,000 - 11
East Midlands -5 105 £37,500 - 17
Scotland +20 94 £34,000 +7.93% 21
Buckinghamshire +16 92 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Hertfordshire -2 81 £42,500 +21.42% 11
West Sussex +34 79 £46,000 +21.05% 1
Essex +21 78 £45,000 +17.64% 1
Wiltshire +25 71 £38,000 - 10
Dorset +21 66 £35,000 +16.66% 3
South Wales -6 65 £38,400 +2.40% 10
Wales -9 65 £38,400 +9.71% 10
Kent +23 62 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Crawley +50 59 £46,000 -16.36%

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 9250 (100.00%) VMware
2 6744 (72.91%) Windows
3 4829 (52.21%) Microsoft
4 4132 (44.67%) Active Directory
5 3309 (35.77%) Citrix
6 2989 (32.31%) Cisco
7 2984 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 2759 (29.83%) MS Exchange
9 2663 (28.79%) SAN
10 2528 (27.33%) Linux
11 2329 (25.18%) Firewall
12 2239 (24.21%) Hyper-V
13 2072 (22.40%) DNS
14 2051 (22.17%) MS Excel
15 1940 (20.97%) ITIL
16 1884 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
17 1833 (19.82%) HP
18 1779 (19.23%) SQL Server
19 1778 (19.22%) Windows Server 2003
20 1719 (18.58%) vSphere
21 1693 (18.30%) Microsoft Certification
22 1514 (16.37%) SQL
23 1513 (16.36%) TCP/IP
24 1501 (16.23%) Finance
25 1377 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1356 (14.66%) WAN
27 1353 (14.63%) DHCP
28 1330 (14.38%) XenApp
29 1307 (14.13%) LAN
30 1269 (13.72%) MCSE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 2759 (29.83%) MS Exchange
2 1377 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1035 (11.19%) IIS
4 891 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 821 (8.88%) SharePoint
6 682 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 615 (6.65%) Apache
8 553 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 503 (5.44%) Lync
10 329 (3.56%) Tomcat
11 262 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 180 (1.95%) nginx
13 171 (1.85%) WebSphere
14 135 (1.46%) JBoss
15 130 (1.41%) WebLogic
16 125 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
17 118 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2000
18 117 (1.26%) OpenStack
19 80 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
20 79 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2051 (22.17%) MS Excel
2 923 (9.98%) MS Office
3 100 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 47 (0.51%) MS Project
5 43 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 19 (0.21%) SPSS
8 17 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.076%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.065%) RoboHelp
10 6 (0.065%) FrameMaker
10 6 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.065%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.054%) S-PLUS
12 4 (0.043%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.022%) InDesign
13 2 (0.022%) Maya
13 2 (0.022%) 3ds Max
13 2 (0.022%) Stata
Business Applications
1 74 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 15 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
5 15 (0.16%) Summit
6 10 (0.11%) Fredhopper
7 7 (0.076%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (0.054%) ReMetrica
8 5 (0.054%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.043%) AWD
10 3 (0.032%) Visualfiles
11 2 (0.022%) Tridion
11 2 (0.022%) SAP SRM
11 2 (0.022%) Oracle BRM
11 2 (0.022%) Magento
11 2 (0.022%) Epicor Vantage
12 1 (0.011%) Oracle BPM
12 1 (0.011%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 456 (4.93%) Office 365
2 267 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 229 (2.48%) SaaS
4 184 (1.99%) IaaS
5 177 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
6 155 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
7 106 (1.15%) PaaS
8 45 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (0.27%) OpenShift
10 21 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (0.16%) Google App Engine
12 12 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
12 12 (0.13%) Google Apps
13 10 (0.11%) SoftLayer
13 10 (0.11%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.086%) Rackspace Cloud
15 4 (0.043%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.032%) Amazon ELB
16 3 (0.032%) Joyent
16 3 (0.032%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2663 (28.79%) SAN
2 2329 (25.18%) Firewall
3 2072 (22.40%) DNS
4 1513 (16.36%) TCP/IP
5 1356 (14.66%) WAN
6 1353 (14.63%) DHCP
7 1307 (14.13%) LAN
8 947 (10.24%) VPN
9 740 (8.00%) NAS
10 526 (5.69%) Internet
11 426 (4.61%) VLAN
12 408 (4.41%) VoIP
13 406 (4.39%) Wireless
14 394 (4.26%) MPLS
15 383 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
16 369 (3.99%) iSCSI
17 319 (3.45%) NetScaler
18 303 (3.28%) SSL
19 278 (3.01%) Network Security
20 264 (2.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1779 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 550 (5.95%) MySQL
3 438 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 262 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 187 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 181 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 141 (1.52%) Oracle Database
8 132 (1.43%) DB2
9 124 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
10 100 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 85 (0.92%) MongoDB
12 53 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
13 50 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
14 49 (0.53%) IDOL
15 47 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 46 (0.50%) EDRMS
17 43 (0.46%) NoSQL
18 41 (0.44%) Hadoop
19 39 (0.42%) Oracle Exadata
20 35 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 219 (2.37%) Git (software)
2 208 (2.25%) Jenkins
3 131 (1.42%) Subversion
4 100 (1.08%) Visual Studio
5 95 (1.03%) JIRA
6 73 (0.79%) Maven
7 66 (0.71%) Hudson
8 58 (0.63%) MSI
9 53 (0.57%) Eclipse
10 46 (0.50%) Ant
10 46 (0.50%) TeamCity
10 46 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 41 (0.44%) JUnit
12 29 (0.31%) LoadRunner
13 28 (0.30%) AdminStudio
14 24 (0.26%) Bugzilla
14 24 (0.26%) Mercurial
15 23 (0.25%) Selenium
15 23 (0.25%) NUnit
16 21 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1501 (16.23%) Finance
2 360 (3.89%) Telecoms
3 322 (3.48%) Banking
4 198 (2.14%) Retail
5 176 (1.90%) Law
6 140 (1.51%) Advertising
7 139 (1.50%) Legal
8 137 (1.48%) Back Office
9 133 (1.44%) Marketing
10 89 (0.96%) Publishing
11 84 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 68 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 56 (0.61%) French Language
14 53 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 43 (0.46%) Electronics
16 34 (0.37%) Games
17 32 (0.35%) German Language
18 31 (0.34%) Spanish Language
19 27 (0.29%) Aerospace
20 25 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 1360 (14.70%) Support Engineer
2 1134 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1050 (11.35%) Analyst
4 842 (9.10%) Architect
5 807 (8.72%) Consultant
6 762 (8.24%) Administrator
7 600 (6.49%) Systems Administrator
8 577 (6.24%) 3rd Line Support
9 451 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
10 422 (4.56%) IT Support
11 420 (4.54%) Support Analyst
12 384 (4.15%) Network Engineer
13 340 (3.68%) Server Engineer
14 330 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 323 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
16 315 (3.41%) Technical Support
17 310 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
18 291 (3.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 243 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
20 237 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (2.91%) .NET
2 224 (2.42%) Web Services
3 141 (1.52%) HTML
4 139 (1.50%) Middleware
5 136 (1.47%) XML
6 123 (1.33%) LAMP
7 90 (0.97%) J2EE
8 88 (0.95%) CSS
9 86 (0.93%) Application Packaging
10 63 (0.68%) ASP.NET
11 62 (0.67%) jQuery
12 61 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
13 59 (0.64%) Ajax
14 53 (0.57%) HTML5
15 50 (0.54%) .NET Framework
15 50 (0.54%) Servlets
16 47 (0.51%) Spring
17 44 (0.48%) Software Packaging
18 43 (0.46%) RESTful
19 41 (0.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 792 (8.56%) Clustering
2 547 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 401 (4.34%) Blackberry
4 390 (4.22%) Replication
5 276 (2.98%) Computer Science
6 229 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 225 (2.43%) Thin Client
7 225 (2.43%) Fat Client
8 187 (2.02%) Open Source
9 155 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
10 107 (1.16%) Hedge funds
11 106 (1.15%) FlexPod
12 97 (1.05%) EqualLogic
13 90 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
14 83 (0.90%) Client/Server
14 83 (0.90%) CLARiiON
15 78 (0.84%) PKI
16 75 (0.81%) Statistics
17 72 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
18 56 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6744 (72.91%) Windows
2 2984 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2528 (27.33%) Linux
4 1884 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 1778 (19.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1027 (11.10%) Windows 7
7 905 (9.78%) UNIX
8 724 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 581 (6.28%) Windows XP
10 535 (5.78%) Windows 8
11 431 (4.66%) Solaris
12 324 (3.50%) CentOS
13 291 (3.15%) Windows Vista
14 227 (2.45%) AIX
15 185 (2.00%) Ubuntu
16 137 (1.48%) Debian
17 120 (1.30%) Android
18 117 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
19 111 (1.20%) SUSE
19 111 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1940 (20.97%) ITIL
2 733 (7.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 615 (6.65%) Project Management
4 464 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
5 440 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 437 (4.72%) Service Delivery
7 422 (4.56%) Change Management
8 420 (4.54%) Migration
9 365 (3.95%) Configuration Management
10 356 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 338 (3.65%) E-Commerce
12 332 (3.59%) Service Management
13 331 (3.58%) Performance Tuning
14 318 (3.44%) DevOps
15 285 (3.08%) Problem Management
16 278 (3.01%) Incident Management
17 267 (2.89%) Business Continuity
18 260 (2.81%) Change Control
19 232 (2.51%) Capacity Planning
20 216 (2.34%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1514 (16.37%) SQL
2 1015 (10.97%) PowerShell
3 616 (6.66%) Perl
4 492 (5.32%) Java
5 435 (4.70%) Bash Shell
6 426 (4.61%) Python
7 292 (3.16%) Ruby
8 258 (2.79%) PHP
9 242 (2.62%) Shell Script
10 213 (2.30%) VBScript
11 201 (2.17%) C#
12 183 (1.98%) C
13 163 (1.76%) VB
14 144 (1.56%) JavaScript
15 89 (0.96%) C++
16 73 (0.79%) T-SQL
17 21 (0.23%) VB.NET
18 18 (0.19%) Objective-C
18 18 (0.19%) Korn
19 16 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1693 (18.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 1269 (13.72%) MCSE
3 1131 (12.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1048 (11.33%) Cisco Certification
5 899 (9.72%) Degree
6 778 (8.41%) CCNA
7 711 (7.69%) MCITP
8 602 (6.51%) Security Cleared
9 527 (5.70%) MCSA
10 508 (5.49%) MCP
11 464 (5.02%) SC Cleared
12 461 (4.98%) Citrix Certification
13 438 (4.74%) CCNP
14 372 (4.02%) CCA
15 231 (2.50%) MCTS
16 196 (2.12%) DV Cleared
17 118 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
18 117 (1.26%) VCAP
18 117 (1.26%) VCP5
19 103 (1.11%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 705 (7.62%) SLA
2 153 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 128 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 109 (1.18%) QA
5 64 (0.69%) ISO 9001
6 22 (0.24%) COBIT
7 20 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.065%) ISO 8583
8 6 (0.065%) HL7
8 6 (0.065%) DICOM
9 5 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.043%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.032%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.022%) RosettaNet
12 2 (0.022%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.022%) BS7799
12 2 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.011%) BS25999
13 1 (0.011%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4132 (44.67%) Active Directory
2 2239 (24.21%) Hyper-V
3 1719 (18.58%) vSphere
4 1330 (14.38%) XenApp
5 975 (10.54%) VMware ESX
6 704 (7.61%) VMware ESXi
7 622 (6.72%) XenDesktop
8 303 (3.28%) XenServer
9 274 (2.96%) Terminal Services
10 273 (2.95%) Xen
11 253 (2.74%) vCloud
12 232 (2.51%) KVM
13 199 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 198 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 150 (1.62%) ISA Server
16 139 (1.50%) NFS
17 126 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
18 112 (1.21%) VMware Server
19 88 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 85 (0.92%) UAG
Systems Management
1 862 (9.32%) SCCM
2 474 (5.12%) Puppet
3 450 (4.86%) SCOM
4 430 (4.65%) Backup Exec
5 337 (3.64%) Nagios
6 334 (3.61%) NetBackup
7 316 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
8 276 (2.98%) WSUS
9 231 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
10 102 (1.10%) ZABBIX
11 101 (1.09%) Cacti
12 93 (1.01%) Ansible
13 92 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
14 84 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 83 (0.90%) XenMobile
16 79 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 79 (0.85%) Tivoli
17 68 (0.74%) Salt
18 67 (0.72%) SCVMM
19 64 (0.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9250 (100.00%) VMware
2 4829 (52.21%) Microsoft
3 3309 (35.77%) Citrix
4 2989 (32.31%) Cisco
5 1833 (19.82%) HP
6 1244 (13.45%) NetApp
7 1014 (10.96%) EMC
8 885 (9.57%) Red Hat
9 813 (8.79%) Oracle
10 720 (7.78%) Dell
11 699 (7.56%) Symantec
12 584 (6.31%) IBM
13 556 (6.01%) Juniper
14 357 (3.86%) Veeam
15 327 (3.54%) CheckPoint
16 303 (3.28%) F5
17 265 (2.86%) Apple
18 221 (2.39%) AppSense
19 185 (2.00%) Brocade
20 180 (1.95%) SolarWinds
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 6 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27790.00 - £30800.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunchurch, Warwickshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Salary: Package (Depending on Experience)
Posted: Yesterday