Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London > Central London
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 96 93
Rank change year-on-year -20 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 350 454 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.72% 3.26% 3.43%
As % of the System Software category 15.02% 21.72% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 333 414 392
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £53,730 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +7.46% -9.09%
10th Percentile £29,750 £36,250 £29,025
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £72,500
London median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% -

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 2,331 2,090 1,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 18.10% 14.99% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,077 1,921 1,555
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £82,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +6.48% +8.00%

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 -23 244 £55,000 +4.76% 8
West End of London +36 37 £80,000 +113.33%
City of Westminster -2 17 £52,500 -20.75% 1
Lambeth - 10 £35,000 -
Kensington and Chelsea +6 7 £38,500 -34.19%
Southwark +15 4 £50,000 +14.29%
Camden +11 4 £43,500 -3.33%
VMware Infrastructure
London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 350 (100.00%) VMware
2 269 (76.86%) Windows
3 188 (53.71%) Active Directory
4 162 (46.29%) Microsoft
5 160 (45.71%) Windows Server
6 118 (33.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 114 (32.57%) Amazon AWS
7 114 (32.57%) Office 365
8 103 (29.43%) Hyper-V
9 102 (29.14%) Firewall
10 100 (28.57%) SQL
11 98 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 97 (27.71%) Citrix
13 94 (26.86%) DNS
13 94 (26.86%) Finance
14 90 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 87 (24.86%) PowerShell
15 87 (24.86%) Windows Server 2008
16 84 (24.00%) Linux
17 83 (23.71%) Cisco
18 81 (23.14%) DHCP
19 74 (21.14%) MS Exchange
20 70 (20.00%) TCP/IP
21 60 (17.14%) SAN
22 59 (16.86%) Degree
23 55 (15.71%) Migration
24 54 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
25 52 (14.86%) Puppet
26 49 (14.00%) Data Centre
27 48 (13.71%) DevOps

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 74 (21.14%) MS Exchange
2 40 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (8.57%) IIS
5 20 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 15 (4.29%) OpenStack
7 12 (3.43%) Skype for Business
8 8 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.43%) Confluence
10 5 (1.43%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.86%) Apache
12 2 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.57%) nginx
12 2 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.29%) CMS
13 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.71%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.29%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 118 (33.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (32.57%) Amazon AWS
2 114 (32.57%) Office 365
3 25 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (6.00%) GitHub
5 20 (5.71%) IaaS
6 18 (5.14%) SaaS
7 17 (4.86%) PaaS
8 13 (3.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (1.71%) G Suite
10 5 (1.43%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.86%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.86%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.57%) Route 53
12 2 (0.57%) Slack
13 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.29%) Cloudflare
13 1 (0.29%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (29.14%) Firewall
2 94 (26.86%) DNS
3 81 (23.14%) DHCP
4 70 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 60 (17.14%) SAN
6 44 (12.57%) LAN
7 43 (12.29%) WAN
8 30 (8.57%) VPN
9 28 (8.00%) VoIP
10 24 (6.86%) SSL
10 24 (6.86%) VLAN
11 21 (6.00%) BGP
12 14 (4.00%) NetScaler
13 13 (3.71%) Network Security
13 13 (3.71%) PBX
14 12 (3.43%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (3.14%) Internet
15 11 (3.14%) Skype
16 9 (2.57%) MPLS
16 9 (2.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.29%) MySQL
8 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 31 (8.86%) Jenkins
2 23 (6.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 23 (6.57%) TeamCity
3 21 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (1.71%) Hudson
5 5 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.43%) JIRA
6 4 (1.14%) Maven
7 3 (0.86%) GitLab
7 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.57%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.29%) AppVeyor
9 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.29%) FishEye
9 1 (0.29%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.29%) Subversion
9 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 94 (26.86%) Finance
2 23 (6.57%) Law
3 20 (5.71%) Banking
4 16 (4.57%) Retail
5 12 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.29%) Legal
7 3 (0.86%) Back Office
7 3 (0.86%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Advertising
8 2 (0.57%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.57%) Games
9 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.29%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (21.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (12.57%) Analyst
2 44 (12.57%) AWS Engineer
2 44 (12.57%) Support Engineer
3 42 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 39 (11.14%) VMware Engineer
5 31 (8.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 24 (6.86%) Architect
7 23 (6.57%) Administrator
8 22 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
10 19 (5.43%) PowerShell Engineer
11 18 (5.14%) IT Support
11 18 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (4.57%) IT Analyst
13 16 (4.57%) Network Engineer
13 16 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (4.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.71%) Web Services
2 7 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.14%) .NET
3 4 (1.14%) HTML
4 3 (0.86%) Middleware
4 3 (0.86%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.86%) Spring
5 2 (0.57%) LDAP
6 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (0.29%) CSS
6 1 (0.29%) CSS3
6 1 (0.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.29%) HTML5
6 1 (0.29%) jQuery
6 1 (0.29%) RESTful
6 1 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.71%) Fintech
3 24 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.86%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (6.00%) Clustering
5 18 (5.14%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (4.29%) iPhone
7 14 (4.00%) Hedge funds
7 14 (4.00%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.43%) Replication
9 11 (3.14%) Public Cloud
10 9 (2.57%) iPad
11 8 (2.29%) EMC VNX
12 7 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (1.43%) CMDB
14 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Licensing
14 4 (1.14%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.86%) BYOD
15 3 (0.86%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 269 (76.86%) Windows
2 160 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 90 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 87 (24.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (24.00%) Linux
6 45 (12.86%) Windows 10
7 27 (7.71%) Windows 7
8 20 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (4.57%) Unix
11 10 (2.86%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.29%) Android
12 8 (2.29%) CentOS
12 8 (2.29%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.00%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.71%) Solaris
15 5 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.86%) Debian
16 3 (0.86%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 55 (15.71%) Migration
3 54 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (13.71%) DevOps
5 34 (9.71%) Configuration Management
6 32 (9.14%) Computer Science
6 32 (9.14%) ITIL
7 29 (8.29%) Information Security
8 25 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (6.57%) IT Strategy
9 23 (6.57%) Presales
10 21 (6.00%) API Integration
11 20 (5.71%) Security Management
12 19 (5.43%) Build Automation
12 19 (5.43%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (5.14%) Translating Business Requirements
14 17 (4.86%) Change Management
14 17 (4.86%) Information Security Management
14 17 (4.86%) ISMS
15 16 (4.57%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 100 (28.57%) SQL
2 87 (24.86%) PowerShell
3 24 (6.86%) Shell Script
4 20 (5.71%) Python
5 16 (4.57%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.00%) Java
6 7 (2.00%) Perl
7 4 (1.14%) C
7 4 (1.14%) C#
8 3 (0.86%) Ruby
8 3 (0.86%) VB
9 2 (0.57%) AWK
9 2 (0.57%) sed
9 2 (0.57%) Tcl
10 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.29%) PHP
10 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (16.86%) Degree
2 31 (8.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (7.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (4.00%) MCSE
5 13 (3.71%) MCSA
6 12 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (3.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.71%) CISM
8 6 (1.71%) CISSP
9 5 (1.43%) CCNA
9 5 (1.43%) CEH
9 5 (1.43%) CREST Certified
9 5 (1.43%) HND
10 4 (1.14%) CCNP
10 4 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.86%) MCITP
12 2 (0.57%) CCA
12 2 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.57%) SLA
2 6 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.43%) NIST 800
4 3 (0.86%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) GDPR
5 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 188 (53.71%) Active Directory
2 103 (29.43%) Hyper-V
3 32 (9.14%) XenApp
4 27 (7.71%) vSphere
5 25 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (6.00%) VirtualBox
6 21 (6.00%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.86%) Firmware
7 10 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (2.57%) Docker
8 9 (2.57%) VMware NSX
8 9 (2.57%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (2.00%) NFS
11 2 (0.57%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 2 (0.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.57%) KVM
11 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.29%) RHEV
12 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (14.86%) Puppet
2 37 (10.57%) Ansible
3 35 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (9.71%) SCCM
5 25 (7.14%) Terraform
6 20 (5.71%) Salt
7 19 (5.43%) Backup Exec
8 15 (4.29%) vCenter Server
9 12 (3.43%) SCOM
10 11 (3.14%) Kubernetes
11 9 (2.57%) WSUS
12 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Clustering
13 7 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (1.43%) NetBackup
15 4 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
15 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
16 3 (0.86%) Malwarebytes
16 3 (0.86%) Nagios
16 3 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 3 (0.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 350 (100.00%) VMware
2 162 (46.29%) Microsoft
3 97 (27.71%) Citrix
4 83 (23.71%) Cisco
5 38 (10.86%) HP
6 35 (10.00%) NetApp
7 24 (6.86%) Red Hat
8 23 (6.57%) Dell
8 23 (6.57%) Google
9 22 (6.29%) EMC
10 21 (6.00%) LogicMonitor
11 20 (5.71%) SaltStack
12 16 (4.57%) Veeam
12 16 (4.57%) Veritas
13 10 (2.86%) Apple
13 10 (2.86%) Kaseya
14 9 (2.57%) Avaya
14 9 (2.57%) Symantec
15 6 (1.71%) Oracle
16 4 (1.14%) McAfee