Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 142 116 138
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22 -30
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 130 95 303
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.92% 2.31% 2.38%
As % of the System Software category 10.22% 12.04% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 118 73 281
10th Percentile £35,750 £38,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £44,375 £48,462 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £72,031 £73,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,000 £81,250
London median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +14.29% -4.55%

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 1,272 789 2,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 18.81% 19.18% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,189 714 2,199
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £81,875
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
London median annual salary £72,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.69% +8.33%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -42 97 £60,000 - 50
West End of London +7 18 £37,500 -48.28%
City of Westminster - 14 £37,500 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 £55,000 -
Camden - 2 £47,008 -
VMware Infrastructure
London

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 130 (100.00%) VMware
2 94 (72.31%) Windows
3 77 (59.23%) Azure
4 76 (58.46%) Active Directory
5 62 (47.69%) Microsoft
6 59 (45.38%) Microsoft 365
7 52 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 47 (36.15%) PowerShell
9 39 (30.00%) DNS
10 38 (29.23%) Social Skills
11 36 (27.69%) Windows 10
11 36 (27.69%) DHCP
12 32 (24.62%) Hyper-V
13 31 (23.85%) Citrix
13 31 (23.85%) Service Delivery
13 31 (23.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 30 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (21.54%) AWS
15 28 (21.54%) Problem-Solving
16 27 (20.77%) SQL
17 24 (18.46%) Microsoft Intune
18 23 (17.69%) Linux
18 23 (17.69%) HP
18 23 (17.69%) Finance
19 22 (16.92%) Firewall
19 22 (16.92%) Cisco
20 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
20 21 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (15.38%) Terraform
22 19 (14.62%) Degree

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 13 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.15%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.08%) IIS
4 4 (3.08%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.31%) nginx
6 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.77%) JBoss
7 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.77%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 77 (59.23%) Azure
2 59 (45.38%) Microsoft 365
3 28 (21.54%) AWS
4 15 (11.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (10.00%) SaaS
6 10 (7.69%) IaaS
7 9 (6.92%) GCP
8 4 (3.08%) Azure Storage
8 4 (3.08%) PaaS
9 3 (2.31%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 3 (2.31%) GitHub
9 3 (2.31%) Mimecast
9 3 (2.31%) OneDrive
9 3 (2.31%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.77%) MinIO
10 1 (0.77%) Route 53
10 1 (0.77%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.00%) DNS
2 36 (27.69%) DHCP
3 22 (16.92%) Firewall
4 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
5 13 (10.00%) LAN
5 13 (10.00%) SAN
6 12 (9.23%) WAN
7 10 (7.69%) Network Security
8 9 (6.92%) BGP
9 8 (6.15%) WebEx
10 7 (5.38%) NetScaler
10 7 (5.38%) VLAN
11 5 (3.85%) Skype
12 4 (3.08%) SD-WAN
12 4 (3.08%) VPN
12 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.31%) Ethernet
13 3 (2.31%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (2.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) InfluxDB
3 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.31%) ArangoDB
5 2 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.54%) MySQL
5 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.08%) Maven
4 3 (2.31%) Gradle
4 3 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.54%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.54%) GitLab
5 2 (1.54%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.77%) Ant
6 1 (0.77%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.77%) JIRA
6 1 (0.77%) MSI
6 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (29.23%) Social Skills
2 23 (17.69%) Finance
3 21 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.23%) Banking
5 11 (8.46%) Legal
6 9 (6.92%) Financial Institution
7 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
8 5 (3.85%) Law
9 4 (3.08%) Front Office
10 3 (2.31%) Retail
11 2 (1.54%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.77%) Advertising
12 1 (0.77%) Back Office
12 1 (0.77%) Local Government
12 1 (0.77%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.77%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.77%) Police
12 1 (0.77%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 29 (22.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 14 (10.77%) Azure Engineer
4 13 (10.00%) Analyst
4 13 (10.00%) Architect
4 13 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 13 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.15%) IT Support
7 8 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Storage Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) SAN Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.31%) JSON
1 3 (2.31%) Kafka
2 2 (1.54%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.77%) ADO
3 1 (0.77%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.77%) Middleware
3 1 (0.77%) RAML
3 1 (0.77%) REST
3 1 (0.77%) RESTful
3 1 (0.77%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.77%) Spring
3 1 (0.77%) Swagger
3 1 (0.77%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.46%) Public Cloud
3 9 (6.92%) User Experience
4 8 (6.15%) Hedge funds
5 7 (5.38%) Blackberry
5 7 (5.38%) Replication
5 7 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.62%) Cloud Native
7 5 (3.85%) Clustering
7 5 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (3.08%) PKI
9 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.54%) EMC VNXe
9 2 (1.54%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 1 (0.77%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 94 (72.31%) Windows
2 52 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 36 (27.69%) Windows 10
4 30 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (17.69%) Linux
6 13 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 11 (8.46%) Mac OS X
8 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (4.62%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.62%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.08%) Android
10 4 (3.08%) Mac OS
10 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.54%) CentOS
12 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 31 (23.85%) Service Delivery
2 28 (21.54%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (13.08%) ITIL
4 14 (10.77%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (10.77%) Task Automation
5 13 (10.00%) Analytics
5 13 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 13 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 13 (10.00%) DevOps
5 13 (10.00%) Migration
6 12 (9.23%) Data Loss Prevention
7 11 (8.46%) Data Protection
7 11 (8.46%) Project Delivery
8 10 (7.69%) API Integration
8 10 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 10 (7.69%) Server Management
8 10 (7.69%) Service Management
9 9 (6.92%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (6.92%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 47 (36.15%) PowerShell
2 27 (20.77%) SQL
3 13 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (10.00%) Python
4 4 (3.08%) Java
4 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.54%) Go
6 1 (0.77%) Groovy
6 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.77%) Perl
6 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 12 (9.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.69%) CCNA
4 10 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.85%) MCSE
5 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.77%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.46%) SLA
2 8 (6.15%) GDPR
3 2 (1.54%) NIST
3 2 (1.54%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (58.46%) Active Directory
2 32 (24.62%) Hyper-V
3 18 (13.85%) vSphere
4 16 (12.31%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (11.54%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (9.23%) XenApp
7 10 (7.69%) VMware Server
8 8 (6.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 8 (6.15%) Docker
9 5 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (3.85%) XenDesktop
10 4 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (2.31%) KVM
11 3 (2.31%) VMware NSX
12 2 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (1.54%) Firmware
13 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (18.46%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (15.38%) Terraform
3 14 (10.77%) SCCM
4 10 (7.69%) Ansible
5 7 (5.38%) Grafana
5 7 (5.38%) NetBackup
5 7 (5.38%) vCenter Server
6 6 (4.62%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (4.62%) Puppet
6 6 (4.62%) SCOM
7 5 (3.85%) PowerCLI
8 4 (3.08%) Kubernetes
8 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (3.08%) OfficeScan
8 4 (3.08%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 4 (3.08%) WSUS
9 3 (2.31%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (2.31%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.31%) Kibana
9 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (47.69%) Microsoft
3 31 (23.85%) Citrix
4 23 (17.69%) HP
5 22 (16.92%) Cisco
6 15 (11.54%) ServiceNow
7 12 (9.23%) Bloomberg
8 10 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
9 9 (6.92%) Dell
9 9 (6.92%) LogicMonitor
9 9 (6.92%) Okta
10 8 (6.15%) CommVault
10 8 (6.15%) EMC
10 8 (6.15%) Google
10 8 (6.15%) NetApp
11 7 (5.38%) Apple
11 7 (5.38%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.62%) 3PAR
12 6 (4.62%) Altiris
12 6 (4.62%) McAfee