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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 60 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4491 4185 3762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.20% 3.56% 3.46%
As % of the System Software category 36.53% 34.45% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3633 3463 3162
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
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
12295 12149 10744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.51% 10.35% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10141 10282 9056
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 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 22 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 +14 4257 £42,500 - 571
London +29 1717 £48,000 - 182
South East +17 1004 £42,500 - 121
City of London +33 333 £50,000 -0.99% 55
East of England +20 326 £40,000 +12.67% 61
Yorkshire -3 321 £37,500 +7.14% 26
South West +18 320 £37,000 -7.50% 53
Surrey +15 260 £40,000 -11.11% 26
West Yorkshire -5 228 £36,750 +5.00% 18
North West -14 225 £38,212 +9.17% 57
West Midlands +15 213 £36,413 -2.89% 43
Berkshire -18 201 £45,000 +2.27% 22
Hampshire +9 194 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Leeds +2 192 £37,500 - 12
Hertfordshire +11 139 £39,500 +17.91% 25
Manchester -10 119 £38,424 +17.32% 29
Reading -7 116 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Gloucestershire +16 99 £30,000 -33.33% 7
Essex +43 95 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Oxfordshire +44 90 £45,000 +47.54% 9
East Midlands -28 90 £33,762 -14.52% 14
West Sussex +13 88 £43,000 +32.30% 8
Bristol -3 88 £42,250 +5.62% 18
Birmingham -10 87 £38,500 -18.94% 20
Buckinghamshire -23 82 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Scotland +8 71 £42,750 +13.24% 12
Dorset +39 64 £42,500 +51.78% 7
South Yorkshire +2 62 £42,500 +41.90% 5
Cambridgeshire -8 61 £37,500 +5.63% 22
Cambridge +22 55 £37,500 +5.63% 18

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 9225 (100.00%) VMware
2 6459 (70.02%) Windows
3 4647 (50.37%) Microsoft
4 4142 (44.90%) Active Directory
5 3138 (34.02%) Citrix
6 3002 (32.54%) Cisco
7 2870 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2759 (29.91%) MS Exchange
9 2604 (28.23%) Linux
10 2500 (27.10%) SAN
11 2436 (26.41%) Firewall
12 2420 (26.23%) Hyper-V
13 2120 (22.98%) Windows Server 2012
14 2094 (22.70%) MS Excel
15 1988 (21.55%) ITIL
16 1982 (21.49%) DNS
17 1877 (20.35%) SQL Server
18 1801 (19.52%) HP
19 1622 (17.58%) vSphere
20 1561 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
21 1505 (16.31%) Microsoft Certification
22 1500 (16.26%) SQL
23 1473 (15.97%) TCP/IP
24 1459 (15.82%) WAN
25 1407 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
26 1382 (14.98%) Finance
27 1346 (14.59%) DHCP
28 1344 (14.57%) LAN
29 1211 (13.13%) NetApp
30 1174 (12.73%) XenApp

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 2759 (29.91%) MS Exchange
2 1407 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 900 (9.76%) IIS
4 812 (8.80%) SharePoint
5 767 (8.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 749 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 522 (5.66%) Lync
8 475 (5.15%) Apache
9 454 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 285 (3.09%) Tomcat
11 284 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 181 (1.96%) WebSphere
13 154 (1.67%) OpenStack
14 128 (1.39%) nginx
15 95 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
16 92 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
17 87 (0.94%) JBoss
18 74 (0.80%) WebLogic
19 71 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
19 71 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2094 (22.70%) MS Excel
2 964 (10.45%) MS Office
3 107 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 42 (0.46%) MS Project
5 40 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.087%) Solid Edge
7 8 (0.087%) SOLIDWORKS
7 8 (0.087%) S-PLUS
8 7 (0.076%) SPSS
9 4 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.043%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.033%) ProjectWise
11 2 (0.022%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 64 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 36 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
4 27 (0.29%) Summit
5 21 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 19 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
7 17 (0.18%) RMDS
8 16 (0.17%) SAP Business One
9 11 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 10 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
10 10 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.087%) Primavera
12 7 (0.076%) Teamcenter
13 6 (0.065%) Sage 50
14 5 (0.054%) Remedy AR System
15 4 (0.043%) SAP SRM
15 4 (0.043%) ReMetrica
16 3 (0.033%) Oracle ERP
16 3 (0.033%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 692 (7.50%) Office 365
2 552 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 339 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 256 (2.78%) SaaS
5 234 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
6 231 (2.50%) IaaS
7 133 (1.44%) PaaS
8 117 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
9 63 (0.68%) Amazon S3
10 52 (0.56%) Mimecast
11 35 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
12 32 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 22 (0.24%) Route 53
14 20 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
14 20 (0.22%) OpenShift
15 19 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
16 17 (0.18%) GitHub
17 16 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
18 14 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
18 14 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2500 (27.10%) SAN
2 2436 (26.41%) Firewall
3 1982 (21.49%) DNS
4 1473 (15.97%) TCP/IP
5 1459 (15.82%) WAN
6 1346 (14.59%) DHCP
7 1344 (14.57%) LAN
8 1068 (11.58%) VPN
9 682 (7.39%) NAS
10 545 (5.91%) VoIP
11 507 (5.50%) VLAN
12 431 (4.67%) Internet
13 405 (4.39%) iSCSI
14 386 (4.18%) Wireless
14 386 (4.18%) MPLS
15 357 (3.87%) Network Security
16 348 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
17 288 (3.12%) NetScaler
18 284 (3.08%) BGP
19 240 (2.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1877 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 551 (5.97%) MySQL
3 403 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 223 (2.42%) Relational Database
5 219 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 218 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 191 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 122 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
9 116 (1.26%) MongoDB
10 97 (1.05%) RDBMS
11 90 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
12 87 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 77 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 73 (0.79%) Big Data
15 66 (0.72%) DB2
16 65 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
17 53 (0.57%) NoSQL
17 53 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
18 51 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
19 49 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 246 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 228 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 107 (1.16%) Subversion
4 104 (1.13%) Maven
5 82 (0.89%) JIRA
6 60 (0.65%) Hudson
7 58 (0.63%) Visual Studio
8 57 (0.62%) TeamCity
9 50 (0.54%) Artifactory
10 47 (0.51%) Ant
11 39 (0.42%) MSI
11 39 (0.42%) Eclipse
12 31 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 30 (0.33%) Gradle
13 30 (0.33%) JUnit
14 26 (0.28%) Selenium
15 22 (0.24%) Mercurial
16 20 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
17 16 (0.17%) WinDbg
17 16 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1382 (14.98%) Finance
2 338 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 288 (3.12%) Banking
4 245 (2.66%) Law
5 223 (2.42%) Retail
6 188 (2.04%) Legal
7 167 (1.81%) Advertising
8 159 (1.72%) Marketing
9 157 (1.70%) Back Office
10 87 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 81 (0.88%) Manufacturing
12 69 (0.75%) Games
13 62 (0.67%) Military
14 56 (0.61%) Publishing
15 39 (0.42%) Investment Banking
16 34 (0.37%) Electronics
17 33 (0.36%) Billing
18 31 (0.34%) Aerospace
19 27 (0.29%) French Language
20 22 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1260 (13.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1146 (12.42%) Support Engineer
3 1031 (11.18%) Analyst
4 882 (9.56%) Architect
5 728 (7.89%) Administrator
6 718 (7.78%) Consultant
7 613 (6.64%) Systems Administrator
8 540 (5.85%) 3rd Line Support
9 499 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
10 419 (4.54%) Support Analyst
11 416 (4.51%) IT Support
12 357 (3.87%) Technical Support
13 314 (3.40%) Network Engineer
14 311 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
15 301 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
16 276 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 276 (2.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 263 (2.85%) Technical Engineer
18 243 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
19 219 (2.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (3.24%) .NET
2 287 (3.11%) Web Services
3 176 (1.91%) HTML
3 176 (1.91%) Middleware
4 148 (1.60%) XML
5 125 (1.36%) CSS
6 109 (1.18%) LAMP
7 95 (1.03%) J2EE
8 81 (0.88%) HTML5
9 64 (0.69%) SOAP
10 62 (0.67%) Spring
10 62 (0.67%) Application Packaging
11 58 (0.63%) jQuery
12 57 (0.62%) Ajax
13 54 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
13 54 (0.59%) Servlets
14 53 (0.57%) CSS3
15 52 (0.56%) Software Packaging
16 49 (0.53%) ASP.NET
17 47 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 621 (6.73%) Clustering
2 536 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 394 (4.27%) Replication
4 345 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 302 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 282 (3.06%) Management Information System
7 235 (2.55%) Fat Client
7 235 (2.55%) Thin Client
8 174 (1.89%) Private Cloud
9 168 (1.82%) Open Source
10 134 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
11 119 (1.29%) Public Cloud
12 116 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
13 113 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 107 (1.16%) Hedge funds
15 95 (1.03%) FlexPod
16 92 (1.00%) EqualLogic
17 87 (0.94%) Visualisation
18 85 (0.92%) iPhone
19 83 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6459 (70.02%) Windows
2 2870 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2604 (28.23%) Linux
4 2120 (22.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 1561 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 970 (10.51%) Windows 7
7 734 (7.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 728 (7.89%) UNIX
9 560 (6.07%) Windows XP
10 526 (5.70%) Windows 8
11 375 (4.07%) CentOS
12 330 (3.58%) Solaris
13 261 (2.83%) Windows Vista
14 220 (2.38%) Ubuntu
15 172 (1.86%) Debian
16 140 (1.52%) AIX
17 128 (1.39%) Android
18 122 (1.32%) Mac OS X
19 88 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
20 84 (0.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1988 (21.55%) ITIL
2 731 (7.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 567 (6.15%) Migration
4 564 (6.11%) Service Delivery
5 552 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
6 543 (5.89%) Project Management
7 475 (5.15%) Load Balancing
8 460 (4.99%) Change Management
9 436 (4.73%) Configuration Management
10 417 (4.52%) DevOps
11 408 (4.42%) Mentoring
12 401 (4.35%) Service Management
13 398 (4.31%) Incident Management
14 332 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
15 323 (3.50%) Business Continuity
16 281 (3.05%) E-Commerce
17 279 (3.02%) Capacity Planning
18 265 (2.87%) PRINCE2
19 245 (2.66%) Time Management
20 240 (2.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1500 (16.26%) SQL
2 908 (9.84%) PowerShell
3 485 (5.26%) Perl
4 476 (5.16%) Python
5 436 (4.73%) Java
6 374 (4.05%) Bash Shell
7 267 (2.89%) C
8 264 (2.86%) Ruby
9 226 (2.45%) PHP
10 199 (2.16%) JavaScript
11 190 (2.06%) Shell Script
12 170 (1.84%) VBScript
13 162 (1.76%) C#
14 146 (1.58%) VB
15 99 (1.07%) C++
16 76 (0.82%) T-SQL
17 43 (0.47%) PL/SQL
18 31 (0.34%) Scala
19 22 (0.24%) Groovy
20 20 (0.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1505 (16.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 1141 (12.37%) MCSE
3 1029 (11.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 977 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
5 835 (9.05%) Degree
6 735 (7.97%) CCNA
7 703 (7.62%) Security Cleared
8 465 (5.04%) SC Cleared
9 459 (4.98%) MCITP
10 457 (4.95%) MCSA
11 435 (4.72%) MCP
12 421 (4.56%) Citrix Certification
13 403 (4.37%) CCNP
14 373 (4.04%) CCA
15 229 (2.48%) DV Cleared
16 180 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
17 121 (1.31%) VCP5
18 116 (1.26%) MCTS
19 83 (0.90%) CCEE
20 81 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 739 (8.01%) SLA
2 178 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 114 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 99 (1.07%) QA
5 68 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 33 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 30 (0.33%) COBIT
8 20 (0.22%) FISMA
9 13 (0.14%) ISO 8583
10 7 (0.076%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.043%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.043%) RosettaNet
12 3 (0.033%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.033%) HL7
12 3 (0.033%) DICOM
13 1 (0.011%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.011%) GMP
13 1 (0.011%) BS25999
System Software
1 4142 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 2420 (26.23%) Hyper-V
3 1622 (17.58%) vSphere
4 1174 (12.73%) XenApp
5 811 (8.79%) VMware ESX
6 625 (6.78%) XenDesktop
7 583 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
8 359 (3.89%) XenServer
9 327 (3.54%) vCloud
10 315 (3.41%) Microsoft App-V
11 291 (3.15%) Terminal Services
12 234 (2.54%) Xen
13 228 (2.47%) KVM
14 173 (1.88%) NFS
15 152 (1.65%) VMware Server
16 150 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 115 (1.25%) Terminal Server
18 109 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 89 (0.96%) ISA Server
20 85 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 974 (10.56%) SCCM
2 512 (5.55%) Puppet
3 435 (4.72%) SCOM
4 351 (3.80%) Backup Exec
5 319 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
6 302 (3.27%) Nagios
7 253 (2.74%) WSUS
8 169 (1.83%) NetBackup
9 156 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
10 117 (1.27%) ZABBIX
11 111 (1.20%) Ansible
12 102 (1.11%) Vagrant
13 93 (1.01%) Tivoli
14 87 (0.94%) SCVMM
15 66 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
16 65 (0.70%) ARCserve
17 64 (0.69%) Opsview
18 58 (0.63%) Cacti
19 52 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
20 47 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 9225 (100.00%) VMware
2 4647 (50.37%) Microsoft
3 3138 (34.02%) Citrix
4 3002 (32.54%) Cisco
5 1801 (19.52%) HP
6 1211 (13.13%) NetApp
7 888 (9.63%) Oracle
8 882 (9.56%) Red Hat
9 836 (9.06%) EMC
10 660 (7.15%) Dell
11 591 (6.41%) Juniper
12 588 (6.37%) Symantec
13 587 (6.36%) IBM
14 368 (3.99%) Veeam
15 333 (3.61%) CheckPoint
16 259 (2.81%) F5
17 243 (2.63%) AppSense
18 234 (2.54%) SolarWinds
19 228 (2.47%) Apple
20 215 (2.33%) 3PAR
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
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