Period
to 22 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 115 138 118
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 119 264 359
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.34% 2.28% 2.76%
As % of the System Software category 12.17% 12.68% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 124 243 331
Median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +8.25%
10th Percentile £34,755 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £73,750 £92,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.50% -6.36% +10.00%

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 978 2,082 2,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.24% 17.97% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 844 1,886 1,968
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,650 £27,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £97,125 £93,750 £95,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Central London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Central London.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Central London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Central London over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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 January 2021. 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 +14 107 £62,000 +24.00% 24
West End of London +8 8 £33,492 -39.11%
City of Westminster +6 3 £33,492 -16.27%
Southwark - 3 £45,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) VMware
2 90 (75.63%) Windows
3 64 (53.78%) Microsoft
4 63 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 62 (52.10%) Azure
6 53 (44.54%) PowerShell
7 48 (40.34%) Windows Server
8 42 (35.29%) Cisco
8 42 (35.29%) Finance
9 39 (32.77%) Office 365
10 38 (31.93%) Linux
11 37 (31.09%) Ansible
12 36 (30.25%) DNS
13 34 (28.57%) Firewall
14 33 (27.73%) AWS
15 31 (26.05%) Hyper-V
15 31 (26.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 28 (23.53%) Puppet
16 28 (23.53%) SAN
17 27 (22.69%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (22.69%) Public Cloud
18 26 (21.85%) ITIL
19 24 (20.17%) Opscode Chef
20 23 (19.33%) Windows 10
20 23 (19.33%) Configuration Management
20 23 (19.33%) HP
21 22 (18.49%) DHCP
21 22 (18.49%) Data Centre
21 22 (18.49%) DevOps
22 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune

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 16 (13.45%) SharePoint
2 13 (10.92%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.04%) IIS
4 4 (3.36%) Apache
4 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.52%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 62 (52.10%) Azure
2 39 (32.77%) Office 365
3 33 (27.73%) AWS
4 19 (15.97%) PaaS
5 18 (15.13%) SaaS
6 17 (14.29%) IaaS
7 10 (8.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (5.88%) OpenShift
9 6 (5.04%) GCP
10 5 (4.20%) GitHub
11 4 (3.36%) OneDrive
12 2 (1.68%) Mimecast
12 2 (1.68%) Power Platform
13 1 (0.84%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.84%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (30.25%) DNS
2 34 (28.57%) Firewall
3 28 (23.53%) SAN
4 22 (18.49%) DHCP
5 13 (10.92%) TCP/IP
6 12 (10.08%) VPN
7 10 (8.40%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (7.56%) NAS
8 9 (7.56%) VSAN
8 9 (7.56%) WAN
9 7 (5.88%) LAN
10 5 (4.20%) iSCSI
10 5 (4.20%) VoIP
11 4 (3.36%) Skype
12 3 (2.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (2.52%) MPLS
12 3 (2.52%) Network Security
13 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.68%) Internet
13 2 (1.68%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) MySQL
3 3 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.52%) Big Data
3 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.52%) Redis
4 2 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.72%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.20%) GitLab
4 4 (3.36%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.36%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.36%) JIRA
4 4 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.36%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.52%) Gradle
5 3 (2.52%) Maven
6 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
General
1 42 (35.29%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (1.68%) Law
4 2 (1.68%) Police
4 2 (1.68%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Front Office
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (21.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (15.13%) VMware Engineer
3 17 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (12.61%) Storage Engineer
5 13 (10.92%) Administrator
6 11 (9.24%) Architect
6 11 (9.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (8.40%) Consultant
7 10 (8.40%) IT Engineer
8 9 (7.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.56%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.72%) Azure Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Backup Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Storage and Backup Engineer
10 7 (5.88%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.88%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (5.04%) Analyst
11 6 (5.04%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (5.04%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) Web Services
2 3 (2.52%) Kafka
2 3 (2.52%) LAMP
2 3 (2.52%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (2.52%) Node.js
2 3 (2.52%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.68%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.68%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.68%) JSON
4 1 (0.84%) LDAP
4 1 (0.84%) WSH
4 1 (0.84%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.69%) Public Cloud
2 22 (18.49%) Data Centre
3 15 (12.61%) Client/Server
4 10 (8.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (6.72%) EMC VNXe
5 8 (6.72%) FlexPod
5 8 (6.72%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 7 (5.88%) Private Cloud
6 7 (5.88%) Replication
7 5 (4.20%) Clustering
7 5 (4.20%) Fat Client
7 5 (4.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (4.20%) PKI
7 5 (4.20%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.68%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.68%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 90 (75.63%) Windows
2 48 (40.34%) Windows Server
3 38 (31.93%) Linux
4 27 (22.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (19.33%) Windows 10
6 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2016
7 18 (15.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (10.92%) Windows 7
9 10 (8.40%) Unix
10 7 (5.88%) Mac OS
10 7 (5.88%) Ubuntu
10 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (5.04%) CentOS
12 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (3.36%) Android
14 3 (2.52%) Windows 8
15 2 (1.68%) Debian
16 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.84%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (21.85%) ITIL
3 23 (19.33%) Configuration Management
4 22 (18.49%) DevOps
5 13 (10.92%) Change Control
6 12 (10.08%) Server Management
7 10 (8.40%) High Availability
7 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Automation
9 8 (6.72%) ITSM
9 8 (6.72%) Proactive Monitoring
10 7 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.88%) Architectural Design
10 7 (5.88%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.88%) Patch Management
10 7 (5.88%) Presales
10 7 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.54%) PowerShell
2 19 (15.97%) Python
3 17 (14.29%) SQL
4 13 (10.92%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.88%) PHP
6 5 (4.20%) Java
6 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.36%) C#
7 4 (3.36%) Ruby
8 2 (1.68%) Perl
8 2 (1.68%) VB
9 1 (0.84%) C
9 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.08%) Degree
3 10 (8.40%) CCNA
4 7 (5.88%) MCP
4 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.20%) MCSE
5 5 (4.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.52%) CCNP
7 3 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.52%) MCSA
8 2 (1.68%) CISM
9 1 (0.84%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.84%) CCSP
9 1 (0.84%) CISA
9 1 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.04%) SLA
3 3 (2.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.84%) GDPR
4 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 63 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 31 (26.05%) Hyper-V
3 18 (15.13%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (13.45%) Docker
5 11 (9.24%) vSphere
6 5 (4.20%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (2.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (2.52%) StorNext
7 3 (2.52%) VMware NSX
7 3 (2.52%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.52%) Xsan
8 2 (1.68%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.84%) Firmware
9 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.84%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 37 (31.09%) Ansible
2 28 (23.53%) Puppet
3 24 (20.17%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 17 (14.29%) Terraform
6 15 (12.61%) Kubernetes
6 15 (12.61%) SCCM
7 14 (11.76%) vCenter Server
8 6 (5.04%) WSUS
9 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (3.36%) NetBackup
9 4 (3.36%) Rancher
9 4 (3.36%) SCDPM
9 4 (3.36%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (2.52%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (2.52%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (2.52%) Prometheus
10 3 (2.52%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) VMware
2 64 (53.78%) Microsoft
3 42 (35.29%) Cisco
4 23 (19.33%) HP
5 15 (12.61%) Citrix
6 14 (11.76%) Dell
6 14 (11.76%) EMC
6 14 (11.76%) NetApp
7 11 (9.24%) Isilon
8 10 (8.40%) SolarWinds
9 7 (5.88%) Veeam
10 6 (5.04%) Fortinet
11 5 (4.20%) Apple
11 5 (4.20%) Juniper
11 5 (4.20%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.20%) Symantec
12 4 (3.36%) Aruba
12 4 (3.36%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.36%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (3.36%) SAP