Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 99 92
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 443 410 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.09% 3.23% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 20.21% 22.37% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 405 375 502
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £33,030
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.96% +7.37%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,192 1,833 2,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.30% 14.44% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,998 1,645 1,908
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £81,250 £78,750
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +7.53%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Central London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Central London.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Central London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Central London over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Central London

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 313 £52,500 +5.00% 45
Southwark -7 13 £50,000 +26.58% 1
City of Westminster +12 11 £70,000 -17.65%
Camden +8 11 £45,000 +36.36%
West End of London -17 8 £37,500 -9.09% 8
Kensington and Chelsea +2 7 £45,000 -15.09%
VMware Infrastructure
London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 443 (100.00%) VMware
2 301 (67.95%) Windows
3 227 (51.24%) Microsoft
4 225 (50.79%) Active Directory
5 157 (35.44%) Windows Server
6 154 (34.76%) Cisco
7 152 (34.31%) PowerShell
8 148 (33.41%) Firewall
9 144 (32.51%) DNS
10 142 (32.05%) Citrix
11 140 (31.60%) Microsoft Azure
12 128 (28.89%) MS Exchange
13 123 (27.77%) Finance
13 123 (27.77%) Office 365
14 115 (25.96%) Windows Server 2012
15 111 (25.06%) ITIL
16 106 (23.93%) Linux
17 105 (23.70%) SQL Server
17 105 (23.70%) Amazon AWS
18 103 (23.25%) DHCP
19 102 (23.02%) WAN
19 102 (23.02%) Windows Server 2008
20 86 (19.41%) SQL
21 82 (18.51%) SAN
22 77 (17.38%) Hyper-V
23 76 (17.16%) Windows 7
23 76 (17.16%) LAN
24 75 (16.93%) Windows 10
25 71 (16.03%) VPN
25 71 (16.03%) XenApp

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 128 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 54 (12.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (8.58%) Skype for Business
5 36 (8.13%) IIS
6 35 (7.90%) SharePoint
7 19 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 18 (4.06%) Confluence
9 15 (3.39%) Apache
9 15 (3.39%) Tomcat
10 12 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (1.13%) Apache Spark
12 5 (1.13%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.90%) nginx
14 3 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.45%) CMS
15 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.45%) JBoss
15 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 69 (15.58%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.71%) MetaTrader
2 8 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.58%) Infor SunSystems
3 7 (1.58%) ReMetrica
4 2 (0.45%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 140 (31.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (27.77%) Office 365
3 105 (23.70%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (5.19%) IaaS
5 15 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (2.71%) NuGet
7 11 (2.48%) GitHub
7 11 (2.48%) SaaS
8 8 (1.81%) PaaS
9 6 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.35%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (1.13%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.90%) Slack
12 3 (0.68%) Cloudflare
12 3 (0.68%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 148 (33.41%) Firewall
2 144 (32.51%) DNS
3 103 (23.25%) DHCP
4 102 (23.02%) WAN
5 82 (18.51%) SAN
6 76 (17.16%) LAN
7 71 (16.03%) VPN
8 57 (12.87%) Cisco IOS
9 51 (11.51%) TCP/IP
10 48 (10.84%) Network Security
11 47 (10.61%) NX-OS
12 41 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
12 41 (9.26%) NetScaler
13 39 (8.80%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (8.58%) Skype
15 37 (8.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 37 (8.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 36 (8.13%) MPLS
17 30 (6.77%) WLAN
18 27 (6.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.81%) MySQL
4 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.35%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.13%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.90%) Big Data
7 4 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.90%) Redis
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.45%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (7.45%) JIRA
2 28 (6.32%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.19%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (4.29%) TeamCity
5 18 (4.06%) Visual Studio
6 17 (3.84%) Jenkins
6 17 (3.84%) Maven
7 15 (3.39%) Ant
8 12 (2.71%) CA Release Automation
8 12 (2.71%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.71%) Fiddler
8 12 (2.71%) IntelliJ
8 12 (2.71%) ReSharper
8 12 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.35%) Subversion
10 5 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.90%) Gerrit
11 4 (0.90%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.68%) MSI
General
1 123 (27.77%) Finance
2 26 (5.87%) Legal
3 23 (5.19%) Banking
4 16 (3.61%) Law
5 14 (3.16%) Advertising
6 13 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.03%) Retail
9 8 (1.81%) Billing
10 7 (1.58%) Military
11 4 (0.90%) Games
12 3 (0.68%) Marketing
13 2 (0.45%) Back Office
13 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.45%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (20.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 80 (18.06%) Analyst
3 39 (8.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (8.80%) Support Engineer
4 36 (8.13%) Network Security Specialist
4 36 (8.13%) Security Specialist
5 35 (7.90%) Support Analyst
6 33 (7.45%) Administrator
6 33 (7.45%) Architect
6 33 (7.45%) Network Specialist
7 29 (6.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (6.55%) IT Support
8 26 (5.87%) Desktop Support
8 26 (5.87%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 26 (5.87%) IT Engineer
9 22 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
10 21 (4.74%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
10 21 (4.74%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
11 20 (4.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 20 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.09%) .NET
1 27 (6.09%) Web Services
2 23 (5.19%) ASP.NET
3 19 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (3.39%) JSON
5 13 (2.93%) REST
6 12 (2.71%) ActiveMQ
6 12 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (2.71%) SOAP
6 12 (2.71%) TIBCO EMS
6 12 (2.71%) XML
7 11 (2.48%) LDAP
8 9 (2.03%) X-Windows
9 5 (1.13%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (1.13%) Middleware
9 5 (1.13%) Node.js
9 5 (1.13%) Spark Streaming
10 4 (0.90%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 4 (0.90%) CSS
10 4 (0.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.58%) Data Centre
3 36 (8.13%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.87%) Blackberry
5 23 (5.19%) Enterprise Cloud
6 22 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (4.29%) Replication
8 17 (3.84%) Public Cloud
9 14 (3.16%) Computer Science
10 11 (2.48%) Virtual Team
11 10 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (2.03%) Fintech
13 8 (1.81%) EMC VMAX
13 8 (1.81%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.81%) iPhone
13 8 (1.81%) Thin Client
14 7 (1.58%) Clustering
14 7 (1.58%) Hedge funds
14 7 (1.58%) Private Cloud
14 7 (1.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 301 (67.95%) Windows
2 157 (35.44%) Windows Server
3 115 (25.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 106 (23.93%) Linux
5 102 (23.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (17.16%) Windows 7
7 75 (16.93%) Windows 10
8 27 (6.09%) CentOS
9 20 (4.51%) Unix
10 17 (3.84%) Android
11 15 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (2.93%) Windows 8
12 13 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (2.03%) Apple iOS
13 9 (2.03%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.35%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.13%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.45%) Solaris
17 2 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (25.06%) ITIL
2 65 (14.67%) DevOps
3 50 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (10.84%) Configuration Management
5 41 (9.26%) Project Management
6 40 (9.03%) Service Delivery
7 35 (7.90%) Capacity Management
8 33 (7.45%) Change Management
8 33 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 30 (6.77%) Patch Management
9 30 (6.77%) Service Management
10 27 (6.09%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (6.09%) ITSM
10 27 (6.09%) Mentoring
10 27 (6.09%) Migration
11 26 (5.87%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 24 (5.42%) Problem Management
12 24 (5.42%) Task Automation
13 23 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
13 23 (5.19%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 152 (34.31%) PowerShell
2 86 (19.41%) SQL
3 55 (12.42%) Python
4 27 (6.09%) Java
5 26 (5.87%) Perl
6 25 (5.64%) Bash Shell
6 25 (5.64%) C#
7 18 (4.06%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.93%) Ruby
9 9 (2.03%) C
10 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.58%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.35%) PHP
13 5 (1.13%) Scala
13 5 (1.13%) VBScript
14 3 (0.68%) C++
15 2 (0.45%) ES6
16 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (9.48%) CCNP
2 42 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (6.32%) Degree
3 28 (6.32%) MCSE
4 22 (4.97%) CCIE
4 22 (4.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (4.06%) CCNA
5 18 (4.06%) MCSA
6 17 (3.84%) CISSP
7 15 (3.39%) CCSE
7 15 (3.39%) CLAS
8 11 (2.48%) MCP
9 8 (1.81%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.58%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.13%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.90%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 30 (6.77%) SLA
2 16 (3.61%) Cyber Essentials
2 16 (3.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 12 (2.71%) QA
4 8 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.35%) GDPR
6 3 (0.68%) GCP
7 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 225 (50.79%) Active Directory
2 77 (17.38%) Hyper-V
3 71 (16.03%) XenApp
4 65 (14.67%) vSphere
5 63 (14.22%) XenDesktop
6 45 (10.16%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (7.90%) Docker
8 33 (7.45%) XenServer
9 21 (4.74%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (4.74%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (2.93%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (1.81%) KVM
12 7 (1.58%) Xen
13 4 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.68%) StorNext
14 3 (0.68%) VMware NSX
14 3 (0.68%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.68%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 70 (15.80%) Puppet
2 63 (14.22%) SCCM
3 44 (9.93%) Ansible
4 37 (8.35%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (6.77%) Terraform
6 20 (4.51%) Cisco CUCM
7 17 (3.84%) vCenter Server
8 16 (3.61%) Nagios
9 15 (3.39%) Perfmon
10 14 (3.16%) SCOM
11 13 (2.93%) Backup Exec
12 12 (2.71%) Kibana
12 12 (2.71%) Kubernetes
12 12 (2.71%) logstash
13 11 (2.48%) WSUS
14 10 (2.26%) HP Data Protector
15 8 (1.81%) AirWatch
16 6 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
17 5 (1.13%) Mesos
17 5 (1.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 443 (100.00%) VMware
2 227 (51.24%) Microsoft
3 154 (34.76%) Cisco
4 142 (32.05%) Citrix
5 52 (11.74%) Juniper
6 47 (10.61%) HP
7 43 (9.71%) F5
8 41 (9.26%) CheckPoint
9 38 (8.58%) Infoblox
9 38 (8.58%) NetApp
10 37 (8.35%) Blue Coat
10 37 (8.35%) Imperva
11 36 (8.13%) SolarWinds
12 31 (7.00%) Google
13 30 (6.77%) Apple
14 25 (5.64%) Dell
15 22 (4.97%) Veeam
15 22 (4.97%) Zscaler
16 20 (4.51%) EMC
16 20 (4.51%) IBM