Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 88 94
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 437 420 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.10% 3.41% 3.32%
As % of the System Software category 19.45% 22.26% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 393 386 442
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £49,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.60% -10.45% +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,150 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £71,250 £78,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +8.91% - +7.45%

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 2,247 1,887 1,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.94% 15.34% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,043 1,730 1,739
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.15% +7.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £78,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +9.89%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -5 314 £52,500 +8.25% 55
Camden +15 13 £42,500 +28.79%
City of Westminster +12 11 £70,000 -17.65% 1
Kensington and Chelsea +1 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Southwark -4 11 £50,000 +26.58%
West End of London -22 5 £48,500 +29.33% 10
VMware Infrastructure
London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 437 (100.00%) VMware
2 315 (72.08%) Windows
3 234 (53.55%) Active Directory
4 228 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 187 (42.79%) Windows Server
6 146 (33.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 138 (31.58%) Citrix
8 131 (29.98%) Firewall
9 130 (29.75%) Finance
10 129 (29.52%) MS Exchange
11 126 (28.83%) DNS
12 125 (28.60%) Office 365
13 123 (28.15%) ITIL
13 123 (28.15%) Hyper-V
14 121 (27.69%) Linux
15 120 (27.46%) Cisco
16 112 (25.63%) PowerShell
17 109 (24.94%) Amazon AWS
17 109 (24.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 107 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 99 (22.65%) SQL Server
20 97 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
21 87 (19.91%) SQL
21 87 (19.91%) DHCP
22 83 (18.99%) SAN
23 74 (16.93%) WAN
24 73 (16.70%) Microsoft Office
25 70 (16.02%) Python
25 70 (16.02%) Windows 7
26 69 (15.79%) Ansible

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
1 129 (29.52%) MS Exchange
2 58 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (8.01%) Skype for Business
4 33 (7.55%) SharePoint
5 26 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (4.35%) OpenStack
7 18 (4.12%) Apache
7 18 (4.12%) IIS
8 8 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.83%) nginx
9 7 (1.60%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.37%) Confluence
11 5 (1.14%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.14%) CMS
11 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.92%) JBoss
13 3 (0.69%) WordPress
14 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 73 (16.70%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.29%) Infor SunSystems
2 10 (2.29%) ReMetrica
3 4 (0.92%) MetaTrader
4 3 (0.69%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.23%) Maximo
5 1 (0.23%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 146 (33.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (28.60%) Office 365
3 109 (24.94%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (5.72%) SaaS
5 21 (4.81%) IaaS
6 14 (3.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (3.20%) OpenShift
7 11 (2.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (2.29%) PaaS
9 7 (1.60%) GitHub
9 7 (1.60%) Mimecast
10 5 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.14%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.92%) G Suite
11 4 (0.92%) NuGet
11 4 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.69%) Cloudflare
12 3 (0.69%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 131 (29.98%) Firewall
2 126 (28.83%) DNS
3 87 (19.91%) DHCP
4 83 (18.99%) SAN
5 74 (16.93%) WAN
6 68 (15.56%) TCP/IP
7 67 (15.33%) VPN
8 58 (13.27%) LAN
9 35 (8.01%) NetScaler
10 33 (7.55%) Skype
11 32 (7.32%) Internet
12 31 (7.09%) Network Security
13 26 (5.95%) Cisco IOS
14 21 (4.81%) VLAN
15 19 (4.35%) MPLS
15 19 (4.35%) Wireless
16 18 (4.12%) Unified Communications
16 18 (4.12%) VoIP
17 16 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
18 15 (3.43%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (22.65%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.35%) MySQL
3 15 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.14%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.14%) Redis
9 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.92%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.69%) Big Data
11 3 (0.69%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 34 (7.78%) Jenkins
2 14 (3.20%) Maven
3 13 (2.97%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (2.75%) Ant
4 12 (2.75%) JIRA
5 11 (2.52%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.06%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.83%) Bitbucket
7 8 (1.83%) Gradle
7 8 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (1.37%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.14%) Metasploit
11 4 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.92%) CA Release Automation
11 4 (0.92%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.92%) Fiddler
11 4 (0.92%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.92%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (29.75%) Finance
2 27 (6.18%) Advertising
3 26 (5.95%) Banking
4 20 (4.58%) Legal
5 19 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.89%) Law
7 12 (2.75%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.60%) Retail
9 5 (1.14%) Billing
9 5 (1.14%) Marketing
10 4 (0.92%) Games
10 4 (0.92%) Military
11 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.69%) Publishing
12 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.46%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 63 (14.42%) Analyst
3 46 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 43 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 35 (8.01%) Administrator
6 32 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 30 (6.86%) Architect
8 29 (6.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 28 (6.41%) IT Support
9 28 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
10 25 (5.72%) IT Engineer
11 24 (5.49%) Service Analyst
12 20 (4.58%) Linux Engineer
12 20 (4.58%) Support Analyst
13 19 (4.35%) Desktop Support
14 18 (4.12%) Citrix Engineer
14 18 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
15 17 (3.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 16 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
16 16 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.09%) .NET
2 18 (4.12%) Elastic Stack
3 17 (3.89%) LDAP
3 17 (3.89%) Web Services
4 13 (2.97%) Middleware
4 13 (2.97%) X-Windows
5 9 (2.06%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.83%) JSON
7 7 (1.60%) SOAP
8 5 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (1.14%) Node.js
8 5 (1.14%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.14%) REST
8 5 (1.14%) XML
9 4 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (0.92%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (0.92%) CSS
9 4 (0.92%) HTML
9 4 (0.92%) LAMP
9 4 (0.92%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (14.42%) Data Centre
2 40 (9.15%) Management Information System
3 33 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (4.81%) Replication
6 17 (3.89%) Enterprise Cloud
7 15 (3.43%) Public Cloud
8 14 (3.20%) Computer Science
8 14 (3.20%) Fintech
9 13 (2.97%) Clustering
9 13 (2.97%) Microsoft Licensing
10 11 (2.52%) Blackberry
10 11 (2.52%) Hedge funds
11 9 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.06%) User Experience
12 8 (1.83%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.60%) PKI
13 7 (1.60%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.37%) iPhone
14 6 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 315 (72.08%) Windows
2 187 (42.79%) Windows Server
3 121 (27.69%) Linux
4 109 (24.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 97 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (16.02%) Windows 7
7 68 (15.56%) Windows 10
8 24 (5.49%) Unix
9 22 (5.03%) CentOS
10 21 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (3.89%) Windows 8
13 11 (2.52%) Android
14 7 (1.60%) Solaris
15 6 (1.37%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.69%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.69%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (28.15%) ITIL
2 107 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 60 (13.73%) DevOps
4 56 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
5 44 (10.07%) Configuration Management
6 43 (9.84%) Project Management
6 43 (9.84%) Service Delivery
7 39 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (6.41%) Patch Management
9 25 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (5.72%) Kalman Filter
10 22 (5.03%) Migration
10 22 (5.03%) Problem Management
11 21 (4.81%) High Availability
11 21 (4.81%) IT Strategy
11 21 (4.81%) Service Management
12 19 (4.35%) Change Management
12 19 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
13 18 (4.12%) Mentoring
14 17 (3.89%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (25.63%) PowerShell
2 87 (19.91%) SQL
3 70 (16.02%) Python
4 46 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 21 (4.81%) Perl
6 18 (4.12%) Java
6 18 (4.12%) Ruby
7 13 (2.97%) C#
8 10 (2.29%) PHP
9 8 (1.83%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.14%) C++
11 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.69%) C
12 3 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.46%) ES6
13 2 (0.46%) Scala
13 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.23%) VB
14 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (8.47%) Degree
4 29 (6.64%) MCSE
5 23 (5.26%) CCNA
6 20 (4.58%) CCNP
7 14 (3.20%) MCP
8 12 (2.75%) MCSA
8 12 (2.75%) RHCE
9 10 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (2.29%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.06%) CISSP
10 9 (2.06%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.83%) CCIE
12 7 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.60%) RHCSA
13 6 (1.37%) MCITP
14 5 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.92%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.29%) SLA
3 9 (2.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (2.06%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 8 (1.83%) GDPR
5 6 (1.37%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.92%) QA
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 234 (53.55%) Active Directory
2 123 (28.15%) Hyper-V
3 65 (14.87%) XenApp
4 64 (14.65%) vSphere
5 47 (10.76%) XenDesktop
6 44 (10.07%) VMware ESXi
7 40 (9.15%) Docker
8 24 (5.49%) XenServer
9 23 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
10 20 (4.58%) Virtual Desktop
11 16 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
12 12 (2.75%) KVM
13 9 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (1.60%) VirtualBox
14 7 (1.60%) Xen
15 5 (1.14%) Firmware
16 4 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.92%) NFS
17 3 (0.69%) DFS Replication
17 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 69 (15.79%) Ansible
2 59 (13.50%) Puppet
3 43 (9.84%) SCCM
4 34 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (5.95%) vCenter Server
6 24 (5.49%) SCOM
7 16 (3.66%) Backup Exec
8 15 (3.43%) vRealize
9 12 (2.75%) Kubernetes
9 12 (2.75%) Nagios
9 12 (2.75%) Terraform
10 10 (2.29%) Kibana
10 10 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
11 9 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
11 9 (2.06%) logstash
12 7 (1.60%) WSUS
13 6 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
13 6 (1.37%) QRadar
13 6 (1.37%) Salt
14 5 (1.14%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 437 (100.00%) VMware
2 228 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 138 (31.58%) Citrix
4 120 (27.46%) Cisco
5 44 (10.07%) HP
6 41 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 34 (7.78%) NetApp
8 33 (7.55%) Apple
9 27 (6.18%) Google
10 21 (4.81%) EMC
10 21 (4.81%) Oracle
11 20 (4.58%) Ivanti
12 19 (4.35%) CheckPoint
12 19 (4.35%) Juniper
12 19 (4.35%) SolarWinds
13 18 (4.12%) IBM
14 16 (3.66%) Dell
14 16 (3.66%) Veeam
15 14 (3.20%) F5
16 12 (2.75%) Infoblox