Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 312 318 312
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +52
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 26 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.91% 1.41% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 26
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -24.00% +60.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,050 £51,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £53,730 £60,750
% change year-on-year +11.67% -11.56% +55.77%

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,363 1,063 1,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.33% 10.26% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,261 967 1,004
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.35%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in the City of London

vCenter Server
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the City of London.

Salary trend for vCenter Server in the City of London

vCenter Server
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for vCenter Server in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing vCenter Server 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 City of London region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (88.46%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (80.77%) Finance
5 18 (69.23%) Linux
6 17 (65.38%) vSphere
7 16 (61.54%) Red Hat
8 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
8 14 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
8 14 (53.85%) Ansible
8 14 (53.85%) DevOps
9 13 (50.00%) vRealize
9 13 (50.00%) Docker
9 13 (50.00%) OpenShift
9 13 (50.00%) OpenStack
9 13 (50.00%) Puppet
9 13 (50.00%) Middleware
9 13 (50.00%) Advertising
9 13 (50.00%) Python
9 13 (50.00%) RHCE
10 11 (42.31%) Windows
11 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
12 9 (34.62%) ITIL
12 9 (34.62%) RHCSA
13 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 8 (30.77%) Cisco
14 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
15 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
15 6 (23.08%) HP

vCenter Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 5 (19.23%) Office 365
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.85%) Cloudflare
5 1 (3.85%) GitHub
5 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
5 1 (3.85%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) VLAN
3 3 (11.54%) VoIP
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.69%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) IPsec
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) PBX
5 1 (3.85%) SSL
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) FishEye
3 1 (3.85%) FogBugz
3 1 (3.85%) GitLab
General
1 21 (80.77%) Finance
2 13 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
1 14 (53.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 14 (53.85%) Linux Engineer
1 14 (53.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Junior
3 6 (23.08%) Junior DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Junior Linux Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Handset
3 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
5 4 (15.38%) CentOS
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.85%) Android
8 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) High Availability
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.69%) Information Governance
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Server Building
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Task Automation
7 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 13 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) RHCE
2 9 (34.62%) RHCSA
3 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.69%) CCNP
5 2 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (7.69%) CISSP
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (7.69%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (7.69%) MCP
5 2 (7.69%) VCP6
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (88.46%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (65.38%) vSphere
4 13 (50.00%) Docker
5 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 2 (7.69%) Firmware
6 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) Ansible
2 13 (50.00%) Puppet
2 13 (50.00%) vRealize
3 3 (11.54%) SCCM
3 3 (11.54%) SCOM
4 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.69%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.85%) Kibana
5 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) Citrix
7 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.69%) Dell
8 2 (7.69%) SonicWALL
8 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 2 (7.69%) Veeam
9 1 (3.85%) 3Com
9 1 (3.85%) Lotus
9 1 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.85%) Perforce
9 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.85%) Sun
9 1 (3.85%) Synology
9 1 (3.85%) Wyse