Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 85 91
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 -26
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 447 434 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.10% 3.37% 3.44%
As % of the System Software category 21.79% 26.26% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 414 383 508
Central London median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.99% +6.32% -

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 2,051 1,653 1,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.22% 12.83% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,888 1,476 1,667
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £75,000
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.91% +6.32% +5.56%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -8 301 £48,500 -3.00% 63
Southwark - 21 £37,250 - 4
West End of London -19 9 £37,500 -42.31% 11
City of Westminster -1 7 £55,000 +37.50%
Kensington and Chelsea +8 6 £33,500 -29.47% 1
Camden -1 6 £45,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 447 (100.00%) VMware
2 362 (80.98%) Windows
3 283 (63.31%) Active Directory
4 252 (56.38%) Microsoft
5 224 (50.11%) Windows Server
6 182 (40.72%) Citrix
7 145 (32.44%) MS Exchange
8 140 (31.32%) Cisco
9 134 (29.98%) Finance
10 129 (28.86%) Office 365
11 119 (26.62%) Linux
11 119 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 117 (26.17%) ITIL
13 116 (25.95%) Microsoft Azure
14 106 (23.71%) SAN
15 104 (23.27%) Firewall
16 103 (23.04%) Windows Server 2012
17 102 (22.82%) DNS
18 96 (21.48%) PowerShell
19 95 (21.25%) Hyper-V
20 92 (20.58%) SQL
21 90 (20.13%) HP
21 90 (20.13%) SCCM
22 80 (17.90%) SQL Server
22 80 (17.90%) VMware ESXi
23 74 (16.55%) Data Centre
24 73 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
25 71 (15.88%) WAN
26 70 (15.66%) DHCP
26 70 (15.66%) LAN

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
1 145 (32.44%) MS Exchange
2 63 (14.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (8.72%) SharePoint
4 33 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (7.38%) IIS
5 25 (5.59%) Skype for Business
6 16 (3.58%) OpenStack
7 14 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.24%) Apache
8 10 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.01%) Confluence
10 8 (1.79%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (1.12%) Mule
12 5 (1.12%) Mule ESB
12 5 (1.12%) SAS
13 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.22%) nginx
15 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 61 (13.65%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.34%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 129 (28.86%) Office 365
2 116 (25.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (5.82%) IaaS
5 14 (3.13%) PaaS
6 12 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (2.68%) Mimecast
7 10 (2.24%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.34%) SaaS
9 4 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.67%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.45%) DigitalOcean
11 2 (0.45%) Loggly
11 2 (0.45%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.45%) Yammer
12 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 106 (23.71%) SAN
2 104 (23.27%) Firewall
3 102 (22.82%) DNS
4 71 (15.88%) WAN
5 70 (15.66%) DHCP
5 70 (15.66%) LAN
6 62 (13.87%) TCP/IP
7 43 (9.62%) VPN
8 30 (6.71%) Internet
9 26 (5.82%) VLAN
10 25 (5.59%) Network Security
11 24 (5.37%) iSCSI
12 23 (5.15%) Skype
13 21 (4.70%) VoIP
14 20 (4.47%) NetScaler
14 20 (4.47%) SSL
15 18 (4.03%) Remote Desktop
16 17 (3.80%) Wireless
17 14 (3.13%) IP Telephony
18 12 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.04%) MySQL
3 18 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.45%) Big Data
7 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.45%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.45%) Redis
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (3.58%) TeamCity
2 13 (2.91%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.91%) JIRA
3 12 (2.68%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.01%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.57%) Maven
6 6 (1.34%) Ant
6 6 (1.34%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.34%) Fiddler
6 6 (1.34%) IntelliJ
6 6 (1.34%) NuGet
6 6 (1.34%) ReSharper
6 6 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.67%) MSI
9 3 (0.67%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.45%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 134 (29.98%) Finance
2 33 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.80%) Law
4 13 (2.91%) Advertising
4 13 (2.91%) Legal
5 12 (2.68%) Billing
5 12 (2.68%) Military
6 11 (2.46%) Banking
7 7 (1.57%) Back Office
8 4 (0.89%) Retail
9 3 (0.67%) Publishing
10 2 (0.45%) Electronics
10 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.45%) Marketing
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 127 (28.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 62 (13.87%) Analyst
3 31 (6.94%) Administrator
3 31 (6.94%) IT Engineer
3 31 (6.94%) Support Engineer
4 30 (6.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (6.49%) Support Analyst
6 28 (6.26%) Systems Administrator
7 27 (6.04%) VMware Engineer
8 26 (5.82%) Consultant
9 25 (5.59%) Azure Engineer
10 23 (5.15%) Architect
10 23 (5.15%) Desktop Support
11 22 (4.92%) IT Support
11 22 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
12 21 (4.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 19 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (4.03%) Technical Analyst
15 16 (3.58%) IT Support Engineer
15 16 (3.58%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.37%) .NET
2 23 (5.15%) Web Services
3 9 (2.01%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.57%) JSON
4 7 (1.57%) REST
4 7 (1.57%) SOAP
4 7 (1.57%) XML
5 6 (1.34%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (1.34%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (1.34%) Node.js
5 6 (1.34%) TIBCO EMS
6 5 (1.12%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (0.89%) LAMP
7 4 (0.89%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.67%) Middleware
9 2 (0.45%) COM
9 2 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 74 (16.55%) Data Centre
2 39 (8.72%) Clustering
3 37 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (7.83%) Replication
5 32 (7.16%) Management Information System
6 22 (4.92%) EMC VMAX
7 20 (4.47%) Blackberry
8 17 (3.80%) Public Cloud
9 16 (3.58%) Fat Client
9 16 (3.58%) Thin Client
10 15 (3.36%) Computer Science
11 14 (3.13%) User Experience
12 13 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (2.68%) EMC VNX
14 11 (2.46%) Smartphone
14 11 (2.46%) STB
15 8 (1.79%) Driving Licence
15 8 (1.79%) Fintech
16 6 (1.34%) iPhone
16 6 (1.34%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 362 (80.98%) Windows
2 224 (50.11%) Windows Server
3 119 (26.62%) Linux
3 119 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 103 (23.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (12.30%) Windows 7
6 42 (9.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (9.40%) Windows 10
7 26 (5.82%) Windows 8
8 24 (5.37%) Unix
9 23 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (4.25%) CentOS
11 13 (2.91%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.34%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.12%) Solaris
14 4 (0.89%) AIX
14 4 (0.89%) HPUX
14 4 (0.89%) SUSE
14 4 (0.89%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.17%) ITIL
2 54 (12.08%) Service Delivery
3 51 (11.41%) DevOps
4 43 (9.62%) Configuration Management
5 40 (8.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 36 (8.05%) Presales
7 29 (6.49%) Capacity Management
7 29 (6.49%) Change Management
8 28 (6.26%) IT Strategy
8 28 (6.26%) Service Management
9 27 (6.04%) Project Management
10 26 (5.82%) Problem Management
11 24 (5.37%) Business Continuity
11 24 (5.37%) Patch Management
12 23 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (4.25%) Workload Management
14 18 (4.03%) Change Control
14 18 (4.03%) ITIL V3
14 18 (4.03%) Migration
14 18 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (21.48%) PowerShell
2 92 (20.58%) SQL
3 40 (8.95%) Bash Shell
4 32 (7.16%) Java
5 23 (5.15%) Perl
6 19 (4.25%) Python
7 12 (2.68%) VBScript
8 11 (2.46%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.24%) C#
10 7 (1.57%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.34%) PHP
12 5 (1.12%) Ruby
13 3 (0.67%) C
14 2 (0.45%) C++
14 2 (0.45%) Go
14 2 (0.45%) Scala
14 2 (0.45%) VB
15 1 (0.22%) sed
15 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (14.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (10.29%) MCSE
3 41 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (9.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (7.16%) Degree
5 27 (6.04%) CCNA
6 16 (3.58%) MCSA
7 14 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 12 (2.68%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.24%) CCNP
10 9 (2.01%) RHCE
11 8 (1.79%) MCP
11 8 (1.79%) PMP
12 6 (1.34%) MCITP
12 6 (1.34%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.89%) CCA
14 4 (0.89%) Linux+ Certification
14 4 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.89%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.05%) SLA
2 14 (3.13%) QA
3 8 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 283 (63.31%) Active Directory
2 95 (21.25%) Hyper-V
3 80 (17.90%) VMware ESXi
4 69 (15.44%) XenApp
5 40 (8.95%) XenDesktop
6 38 (8.50%) vSphere
7 29 (6.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (4.47%) XenServer
9 18 (4.03%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (4.03%) Virtual Servers
10 16 (3.58%) Docker
11 14 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 14 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
12 10 (2.24%) BitLocker
12 10 (2.24%) Xen
13 9 (2.01%) DFS Replication
14 8 (1.79%) Terminal Services
14 8 (1.79%) VMware NSX
15 7 (1.57%) KVM
16 3 (0.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 90 (20.13%) SCCM
2 52 (11.63%) SCOM
3 40 (8.95%) SCOrch
4 29 (6.49%) vCenter Server
5 28 (6.26%) Puppet
6 27 (6.04%) Ansible
7 23 (5.15%) Microsoft Clustering
8 21 (4.70%) Simpana
9 17 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (3.36%) Backup Exec
11 13 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
12 12 (2.68%) HP Data Protector
12 12 (2.68%) WSUS
12 12 (2.68%) XenMobile
13 11 (2.46%) vRealize
14 10 (2.24%) HP SIM
14 10 (2.24%) Nagios
15 9 (2.01%) Salt
16 8 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 8 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 447 (100.00%) VMware
2 252 (56.38%) Microsoft
3 182 (40.72%) Citrix
4 140 (31.32%) Cisco
5 90 (20.13%) HP
6 37 (8.28%) Red Hat
7 34 (7.61%) Dell
8 33 (7.38%) 3PAR
9 30 (6.71%) NetApp
10 29 (6.49%) EMC
11 25 (5.59%) CommVault
11 25 (5.59%) Veeam
12 24 (5.37%) SolarWinds
13 23 (5.15%) Symantec
14 20 (4.47%) Apple
15 18 (4.03%) IBM
16 17 (3.80%) Oracle
17 16 (3.58%) CheckPoint
18 15 (3.36%) Google
18 15 (3.36%) Ivanti