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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 57 78 82
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4762 3707 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.45% 3.52% 3.30%
As % of the System Software category 36.58% 34.56% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3832 3003 2969
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -

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
13019 10727 10586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 10.18% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10884 8862 8857
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +25 4536 £42,500 - 590
London +31 1872 £47,500 +2.81% 228
South East +23 1109 £42,500 - 123
City of London +41 467 £47,500 - 63
East of England +21 319 £40,000 +6.66% 32
North West +20 311 £35,000 +6.06% 53
Berkshire +17 303 £44,000 -2.22% 25
Yorkshire -20 290 £37,500 +7.14% 51
Hampshire +24 284 £45,000 +12.50% 30
South West +20 258 £37,500 -2.59% 54
West Midlands +11 216 £34,000 -24.44% 30
Surrey +3 203 £40,000 -11.11% 33
West Yorkshire -23 200 £37,500 +7.14% 36
Manchester +11 187 £35,000 +7.69% 27
Leeds -27 137 £37,500 -6.25% 29
East Midlands +24 110 £40,000 -4.76% 9
Reading -1 106 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Hertfordshire +20 103 £42,500 +34.92% 12
Birmingham -1 100 £32,500 -35.00% 10
Scotland -4 92 £33,000 +1.53% 16
Bristol +24 89 £40,000 +19.40% 17
Cheshire +37 85 £43,250 +17.68% 10
Buckinghamshire +12 82 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Southampton +15 81 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Essex +6 77 £45,000 - 3
Gloucestershire +10 76 £33,500 -16.25% 11
Cambridgeshire +10 74 £37,500 -17.58% 12
West Sussex +22 70 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Wales -25 69 £38,200 -8.50% 3
South Wales -22 67 £38,400 -8.57% 2

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9418 (100.00%) VMware
2 6704 (71.18%) Windows
3 4970 (52.77%) Microsoft
4 4232 (44.94%) Active Directory
5 3434 (36.46%) Citrix
6 3107 (32.99%) Cisco
7 2917 (30.97%) MS Exchange
8 2894 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 2698 (28.65%) SAN
10 2513 (26.68%) Linux
11 2477 (26.30%) Firewall
12 2396 (25.44%) Hyper-V
13 2198 (23.34%) MS Excel
14 2004 (21.28%) DNS
15 1939 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 1889 (20.06%) HP
17 1874 (19.90%) ITIL
18 1800 (19.11%) SQL Server
19 1758 (18.67%) vSphere
20 1676 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
21 1634 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
22 1471 (15.62%) TCP/IP
23 1466 (15.57%) SQL
24 1459 (15.49%) Finance
25 1453 (15.43%) WAN
26 1442 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
27 1374 (14.59%) LAN
28 1360 (14.44%) XenApp
29 1354 (14.38%) DHCP
30 1277 (13.56%) MCSE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2917 (30.97%) MS Exchange
2 1442 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 952 (10.11%) IIS
4 867 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 812 (8.62%) SharePoint
6 725 (7.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 530 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 524 (5.56%) Apache
9 519 (5.51%) Lync
10 293 (3.11%) Tomcat
11 284 (3.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 171 (1.82%) WebSphere
13 140 (1.49%) nginx
14 139 (1.48%) OpenStack
15 125 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
16 111 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2000
17 102 (1.08%) WebLogic
18 94 (1.00%) JBoss
18 94 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
19 75 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2198 (23.34%) MS Excel
2 1002 (10.64%) MS Office
3 106 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 50 (0.53%) MS Project
5 41 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 29 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 19 (0.20%) SPSS
8 9 (0.096%) S-PLUS
9 8 (0.085%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.064%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.064%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.053%) RoboHelp
11 5 (0.053%) FrameMaker
11 5 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.042%) Solid Edge
13 2 (0.021%) Stata
13 2 (0.021%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 70 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 28 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
4 25 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 20 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 16 (0.17%) Summit
7 15 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.11%) Fredhopper
9 7 (0.074%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (0.064%) ReMetrica
11 4 (0.042%) RMDS
12 3 (0.032%) SAP SRM
12 3 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (0.032%) Remedy AR System
13 2 (0.021%) Oracle BRM
13 2 (0.021%) SAP GRC
13 2 (0.021%) Oracle BPM
13 2 (0.021%) Teamcenter
13 2 (0.021%) Sentinel
13 2 (0.021%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 548 (5.82%) Office 365
2 300 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 243 (2.58%) SaaS
4 209 (2.22%) IaaS
5 169 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
6 164 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 116 (1.23%) PaaS
8 67 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 29 (0.31%) OpenShift
11 19 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
12 14 (0.15%) GitHub
13 13 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
15 8 (0.085%) Joyent
16 7 (0.074%) Google Apps
17 6 (0.064%) Route 53
18 5 (0.053%) CloudFront
18 5 (0.053%) Heroku
19 4 (0.042%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2698 (28.65%) SAN
2 2477 (26.30%) Firewall
3 2004 (21.28%) DNS
4 1471 (15.62%) TCP/IP
5 1453 (15.43%) WAN
6 1374 (14.59%) LAN
7 1354 (14.38%) DHCP
8 1030 (10.94%) VPN
9 706 (7.50%) NAS
10 519 (5.51%) Internet
11 458 (4.86%) VLAN
12 447 (4.75%) VoIP
13 438 (4.65%) Wireless
14 424 (4.50%) Cisco ASA
15 412 (4.37%) iSCSI
16 394 (4.18%) MPLS
17 339 (3.60%) Network Security
18 300 (3.19%) NetScaler
19 289 (3.07%) BGP
20 247 (2.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1800 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 523 (5.55%) MySQL
3 452 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 260 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 225 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 173 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 147 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 131 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
9 88 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 85 (0.90%) MongoDB
11 81 (0.86%) DB2
12 51 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (0.50%) Big Data
14 46 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 45 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
16 43 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
17 42 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 42 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
18 39 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
19 37 (0.39%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 216 (2.29%) Git (software)
2 198 (2.10%) Jenkins
3 134 (1.42%) Subversion
4 104 (1.10%) JIRA
5 94 (1.00%) Visual Studio
6 75 (0.80%) Maven
7 67 (0.71%) Hudson
8 51 (0.54%) TeamCity
9 42 (0.45%) Eclipse
10 41 (0.44%) MSI
11 40 (0.42%) Ant
12 34 (0.36%) JUnit
13 33 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (0.29%) LoadRunner
15 26 (0.28%) Mercurial
16 24 (0.25%) Artifactory
17 22 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 21 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 20 (0.21%) Selenium
19 20 (0.21%) Bugzilla
General
1 1459 (15.49%) Finance
2 363 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 330 (3.50%) Banking
4 249 (2.64%) Retail
5 218 (2.31%) Law
6 166 (1.76%) Legal
6 166 (1.76%) Advertising
7 162 (1.72%) Marketing
8 156 (1.66%) Back Office
9 84 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 79 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 74 (0.79%) Publishing
12 50 (0.53%) Investment Banking
13 46 (0.49%) Games
14 43 (0.46%) Electronics
15 37 (0.39%) French Language
16 30 (0.32%) Spanish Language
16 30 (0.32%) Military
17 29 (0.31%) Billing
18 26 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1330 (14.12%) Support Engineer
2 1253 (13.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1069 (11.35%) Analyst
4 888 (9.43%) Architect
5 875 (9.29%) Consultant
6 720 (7.64%) Administrator
7 588 (6.24%) Systems Administrator
8 582 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
9 513 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
10 435 (4.62%) Support Analyst
11 423 (4.49%) IT Support
12 394 (4.18%) Network Engineer
13 351 (3.73%) Technical Support
14 323 (3.43%) Infrastructure Architect
15 319 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 300 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
17 293 (3.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 284 (3.02%) Server Engineer
19 274 (2.91%) Technical Engineer
20 263 (2.79%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (3.14%) .NET
2 216 (2.29%) Web Services
3 150 (1.59%) HTML
4 146 (1.55%) Middleware
5 120 (1.27%) XML
6 114 (1.21%) LAMP
7 98 (1.04%) CSS
8 73 (0.78%) J2EE
8 73 (0.78%) Application Packaging
9 71 (0.75%) SOAP
10 68 (0.72%) ASP.NET
11 62 (0.66%) Ajax
12 61 (0.65%) jQuery
13 58 (0.62%) HTML5
14 54 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
15 50 (0.53%) Software Packaging
16 45 (0.48%) .NET Framework
17 44 (0.47%) Spring
18 41 (0.44%) RESTful
19 40 (0.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 763 (8.10%) Clustering
2 530 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 420 (4.46%) Blackberry
4 388 (4.12%) Replication
5 318 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 269 (2.86%) Fat Client
6 269 (2.86%) Thin Client
7 241 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 181 (1.92%) Open Source
9 149 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
10 113 (1.20%) Hedge funds
11 112 (1.19%) FlexPod
12 106 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 81 (0.86%) Client/Server
14 80 (0.85%) PKI
15 78 (0.83%) EqualLogic
16 75 (0.80%) iPhone
17 62 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
18 60 (0.64%) Statistics
18 60 (0.64%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6704 (71.18%) Windows
2 2894 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 2513 (26.68%) Linux
4 1939 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 1676 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 1067 (11.33%) Windows 7
7 862 (9.15%) UNIX
8 699 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 619 (6.57%) Windows XP
10 586 (6.22%) Windows 8
11 391 (4.15%) Solaris
12 355 (3.77%) CentOS
13 315 (3.34%) Windows Vista
14 183 (1.94%) Ubuntu
15 180 (1.91%) AIX
16 155 (1.65%) Debian
17 129 (1.37%) Android
18 119 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
19 109 (1.16%) SUSE
20 105 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1874 (19.90%) ITIL
2 797 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 563 (5.98%) Project Management
4 534 (5.67%) Service Delivery
5 510 (5.42%) Migration
6 440 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
6 440 (4.67%) Load Balancing
7 409 (4.34%) Configuration Management
8 399 (4.24%) Change Management
9 353 (3.75%) Service Management
10 343 (3.64%) Mentoring
11 336 (3.57%) Incident Management
12 332 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
13 327 (3.47%) DevOps
14 299 (3.17%) Business Continuity
15 297 (3.15%) E-Commerce
16 293 (3.11%) Problem Management
17 253 (2.69%) Capacity Planning
18 235 (2.50%) Time Management
19 221 (2.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1466 (15.57%) SQL
2 1012 (10.75%) PowerShell
3 549 (5.83%) Perl
4 448 (4.76%) Java
5 410 (4.35%) Python
6 408 (4.33%) Bash Shell
7 262 (2.78%) Shell Script
8 248 (2.63%) PHP
9 246 (2.61%) Ruby
10 213 (2.26%) C
11 192 (2.04%) VBScript
12 187 (1.99%) C#
13 157 (1.67%) JavaScript
14 144 (1.53%) VB
15 72 (0.76%) T-SQL
16 68 (0.72%) C++
17 24 (0.25%) Korn
18 22 (0.23%) PL/SQL
19 21 (0.22%) VB.NET
19 21 (0.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1634 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1277 (13.56%) MCSE
3 1113 (11.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1078 (11.45%) Cisco Certification
5 887 (9.42%) Degree
6 778 (8.26%) CCNA
7 641 (6.81%) Security Cleared
8 544 (5.78%) MCITP
9 534 (5.67%) MCSA
10 507 (5.38%) MCP
11 484 (5.14%) SC Cleared
12 481 (5.11%) Citrix Certification
13 471 (5.00%) CCNP
14 396 (4.20%) CCA
15 231 (2.45%) DV Cleared
16 200 (2.12%) VCP4
17 138 (1.47%) MCTS
18 132 (1.40%) VCP5
19 128 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
20 112 (1.19%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 685 (7.27%) SLA
2 163 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 117 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 97 (1.03%) QA
5 62 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 33 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.19%) COBIT
8 13 (0.14%) ISO 8583
9 5 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.042%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.032%) HL7
11 3 (0.032%) DICOM
11 3 (0.032%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.032%) RosettaNet
12 1 (0.011%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.011%) BS25999
12 1 (0.011%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.011%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4232 (44.94%) Active Directory
2 2396 (25.44%) Hyper-V
3 1758 (18.67%) vSphere
4 1360 (14.44%) XenApp
5 848 (9.00%) VMware ESX
6 671 (7.12%) VMware ESXi
7 659 (7.00%) XenDesktop
8 342 (3.63%) XenServer
9 293 (3.11%) Terminal Services
10 283 (3.00%) vCloud
11 268 (2.85%) Microsoft App-V
12 240 (2.55%) Xen
13 222 (2.36%) KVM
14 191 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 172 (1.83%) NFS
16 135 (1.43%) VMware Server
17 129 (1.37%) ISA Server
18 95 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 94 (1.00%) Terminal Server
20 92 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 957 (10.16%) SCCM
2 489 (5.19%) Puppet
3 465 (4.94%) SCOM
4 410 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 334 (3.55%) Nagios
6 295 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
7 292 (3.10%) NetBackup
8 289 (3.07%) WSUS
9 225 (2.39%) Norton AntiVirus
10 108 (1.15%) SCVMM
11 105 (1.11%) ZABBIX
12 90 (0.96%) Cacti
13 80 (0.85%) XenMobile
14 79 (0.84%) Ansible
15 78 (0.83%) Tivoli
16 74 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
17 71 (0.75%) Opsview
18 68 (0.72%) SCOrch
19 64 (0.68%) Vagrant
20 62 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9418 (100.00%) VMware
2 4970 (52.77%) Microsoft
3 3434 (36.46%) Citrix
4 3107 (32.99%) Cisco
5 1889 (20.06%) HP
6 1187 (12.60%) NetApp
7 998 (10.60%) EMC
8 857 (9.10%) Red Hat
9 786 (8.35%) Oracle
10 744 (7.90%) Dell
11 721 (7.66%) Symantec
12 588 (6.24%) Juniper
13 573 (6.08%) IBM
14 378 (4.01%) Veeam
15 336 (3.57%) CheckPoint
16 290 (3.08%) F5
17 252 (2.68%) Apple
18 228 (2.42%) AppSense
19 208 (2.21%) SolarWinds
20 198 (2.10%) 3PAR
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