Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 103 90
Rank change year-on-year -7 -13 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 376 439 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.81% 3.04% 3.34%
As % of the System Software category 17.04% 21.34% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 338 410 399
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,350 £31,250 £30,400
90th Percentile £91,625 £72,500 £78,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.91% +8.42%

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 2,207 2,057 1,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.47% 14.26% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,004 1,885 1,561
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +5.82%
10th Percentile £28,575 £30,500 £28,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,750 £80,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.84% +7.37%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -14 275 £52,500 +5.00% 49
City of Westminster +8 23 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Kensington and Chelsea +1 13 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Camden +16 12 £40,000 -11.11%
Southwark +75 3 £50,000 +26.58%
West End of London -10 2 £52,500 +16.67%
VMware Infrastructure
London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 376 (100.00%) VMware
2 285 (75.80%) Windows
3 215 (57.18%) Active Directory
4 193 (51.33%) Microsoft
5 178 (47.34%) Windows Server
6 128 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 123 (32.71%) Hyper-V
8 113 (30.05%) Office 365
9 112 (29.79%) Finance
10 110 (29.26%) Linux
11 107 (28.46%) Citrix
12 105 (27.93%) MS Exchange
13 104 (27.66%) Firewall
14 99 (26.33%) Amazon AWS
15 91 (24.20%) DNS
16 89 (23.67%) ITIL
16 89 (23.67%) PowerShell
17 88 (23.40%) SQL
18 85 (22.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 84 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
20 83 (22.07%) Cisco
20 83 (22.07%) Windows Server 2012
21 78 (20.74%) SQL Server
22 72 (19.15%) TCP/IP
23 69 (18.35%) SAN
24 68 (18.09%) DHCP
25 63 (16.76%) Data Centre
26 61 (16.22%) Windows 10
27 58 (15.43%) Microsoft Office
28 57 (15.16%) Python

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
1 105 (27.93%) MS Exchange
2 44 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (7.71%) SharePoint
4 28 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (6.65%) IIS
6 19 (5.05%) OpenStack
7 18 (4.79%) Skype for Business
8 12 (3.19%) Apache
9 8 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.86%) nginx
11 6 (1.60%) CMS
11 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.06%) JBoss
13 4 (1.06%) WordPress
14 3 (0.80%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.80%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 58 (15.43%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.60%) Infor SunSystems
1 6 (1.60%) ReMetrica
2 2 (0.53%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.27%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.27%) Maximo
3 1 (0.27%) PlanetPress Connect
3 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 128 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (30.05%) Office 365
3 99 (26.33%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (8.24%) SaaS
5 22 (5.85%) IaaS
6 19 (5.05%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (3.99%) OpenShift
8 13 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (3.19%) PaaS
10 9 (2.39%) Mimecast
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.80%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.80%) G Suite
13 3 (0.80%) GitHub
14 2 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.53%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 104 (27.66%) Firewall
2 91 (24.20%) DNS
3 72 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 69 (18.35%) SAN
5 68 (18.09%) DHCP
6 52 (13.83%) WAN
7 50 (13.30%) LAN
7 50 (13.30%) VPN
8 29 (7.71%) Internet
9 25 (6.65%) VLAN
10 23 (6.12%) NetScaler
11 22 (5.85%) Network Security
11 22 (5.85%) VoIP
12 16 (4.26%) Skype
13 14 (3.72%) BGP
14 13 (3.46%) PBX
15 12 (3.19%) Wireless
16 11 (2.93%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
16 11 (2.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.32%) MySQL
3 14 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.80%) Big Data
9 3 (0.80%) InfluxDB
9 3 (0.80%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.80%) Redis
10 2 (0.53%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.53%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 36 (9.57%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.46%) Maven
2 13 (3.46%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (2.13%) Ant
3 8 (2.13%) Gradle
3 8 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (1.60%) Bitbucket
5 5 (1.33%) Metasploit
6 4 (1.06%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.06%) JIRA
7 3 (0.80%) Hudson
7 3 (0.80%) PEAR
7 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.53%) MSI
8 2 (0.53%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.27%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.27%) Subversion
9 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 112 (29.79%) Finance
2 26 (6.91%) Banking
3 24 (6.38%) Law
4 23 (6.12%) Advertising
5 20 (5.32%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.19%) Legal
7 11 (2.93%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.33%) Marketing
8 5 (1.33%) Retail
9 3 (0.80%) Publishing
9 3 (0.80%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.53%) Back Office
10 2 (0.53%) Billing
10 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.53%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 45 (11.97%) Analyst
3 37 (9.84%) Support Engineer
4 32 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 28 (7.45%) Administrator
5 28 (7.45%) IT Support
6 27 (7.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 27 (7.18%) 3rd Line Support
7 26 (6.91%) Architect
7 26 (6.91%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
9 23 (6.12%) Head of Infrastructure
10 21 (5.59%) Head of Operations
10 21 (5.59%) IT Engineer
11 19 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (5.05%) Support Analyst
12 18 (4.79%) Infrastructure Manager
12 18 (4.79%) IT Analyst
13 17 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
14 16 (4.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.18%) .NET
2 17 (4.52%) Elastic Stack
3 15 (3.99%) Middleware
4 14 (3.72%) Web Services
5 12 (3.19%) LDAP
6 5 (1.33%) JSON
6 5 (1.33%) Node.js
6 5 (1.33%) Regular Expression
7 4 (1.06%) HTML
7 4 (1.06%) LAMP
7 4 (1.06%) SOAP
7 4 (1.06%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.80%) CSS
8 3 (0.80%) Kafka
8 3 (0.80%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (0.80%) MDX
8 3 (0.80%) OAuth
8 3 (0.80%) SAML
8 3 (0.80%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.76%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.59%) Clustering
4 21 (5.59%) Microsoft Licensing
4 21 (5.59%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (5.05%) Replication
6 12 (3.19%) Fintech
6 12 (3.19%) Public Cloud
7 10 (2.66%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.39%) Driving Licence
8 9 (2.39%) Enterprise Cloud
8 9 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.86%) EMC VNX
10 7 (1.86%) PKI
11 6 (1.60%) BYOD
11 6 (1.60%) HP StoreVirtual
12 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 285 (75.80%) Windows
2 178 (47.34%) Windows Server
3 110 (29.26%) Linux
4 84 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (22.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (16.22%) Windows 10
7 53 (14.10%) Windows 7
8 18 (4.79%) CentOS
8 18 (4.79%) Unix
9 16 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (3.19%) Windows 8
11 11 (2.93%) Android
12 7 (1.86%) Solaris
13 6 (1.60%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.06%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.80%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (23.67%) ITIL
2 85 (22.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 54 (14.36%) DevOps
4 51 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (9.57%) Configuration Management
6 33 (8.78%) Migration
7 31 (8.24%) Service Delivery
8 30 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (7.18%) Project Management
10 23 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
10 23 (6.12%) Software Licensing
11 21 (5.59%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (5.32%) Computer Science
12 20 (5.32%) Patch Management
13 19 (5.05%) Change Control
13 19 (5.05%) Service Management
14 18 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (4.79%) IT Strategy
14 18 (4.79%) Server Management
15 15 (3.99%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 89 (23.67%) PowerShell
2 88 (23.40%) SQL
3 57 (15.16%) Python
4 47 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 19 (5.05%) Perl
6 15 (3.99%) Java
7 11 (2.93%) PHP
7 11 (2.93%) Ruby
8 8 (2.13%) C#
9 7 (1.86%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.33%) C++
11 4 (1.06%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.53%) C
13 2 (0.53%) VB
13 2 (0.53%) VBScript
14 1 (0.27%) AppleScript
14 1 (0.27%) ES6
14 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (10.11%) Degree
2 36 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (7.45%) MCSE
4 22 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (4.52%) CCNA
6 13 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (3.46%) MCP
6 13 (3.46%) RHCE
7 11 (2.93%) MCSA
7 11 (2.93%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.13%) RHCSA
9 8 (2.13%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.86%) CCNP
10 7 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.33%) AWS Certification
11 5 (1.33%) MCITP
12 4 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.80%) CISSP
13 3 (0.80%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.39%) SLA
2 5 (1.33%) GDPR
2 5 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
3 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 215 (57.18%) Active Directory
2 123 (32.71%) Hyper-V
3 48 (12.77%) vSphere
4 42 (11.17%) XenApp
5 40 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (8.78%) Docker
7 21 (5.59%) XenDesktop
8 17 (4.52%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (3.46%) Virtual Servers
9 13 (3.46%) VirtualBox
10 12 (3.19%) Virtual Desktop
11 10 (2.66%) KVM
11 10 (2.66%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (1.60%) XenServer
13 5 (1.33%) Firmware
13 5 (1.33%) Xen
14 4 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.80%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 56 (14.89%) Ansible
2 53 (14.10%) Puppet
3 50 (13.30%) SCCM
4 29 (7.71%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (7.18%) SCOM
6 23 (6.12%) vCenter Server
7 21 (5.59%) Backup Exec
8 16 (4.26%) vRealize
9 12 (3.19%) Single Sign-On
10 11 (2.93%) Kubernetes
10 11 (2.93%) Terraform
11 9 (2.39%) Nagios
11 9 (2.39%) WSUS
12 7 (1.86%) Salt
13 6 (1.60%) Kibana
13 6 (1.60%) SCOrch
14 5 (1.33%) logstash
14 5 (1.33%) Nessus
14 5 (1.33%) OpenVAS
14 5 (1.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 376 (100.00%) VMware
2 193 (51.33%) Microsoft
3 107 (28.46%) Citrix
4 83 (22.07%) Cisco
5 38 (10.11%) Red Hat
6 33 (8.78%) HP
7 23 (6.12%) NetApp
8 19 (5.05%) Veeam
9 18 (4.79%) Oracle
10 16 (4.26%) Google
11 15 (3.99%) Apple
11 15 (3.99%) EMC
12 13 (3.46%) Ivanti
13 12 (3.19%) Nimble Storage
14 11 (2.93%) CheckPoint
15 10 (2.66%) Dell
15 10 (2.66%) McAfee
16 9 (2.39%) Symantec
17 8 (2.13%) Avaya
17 8 (2.13%) Splunk