Period
to 17 October 2018

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

VMware vCenter Server
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 306 322
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 +46
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 25 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.96% 1.82% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 34
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £53,730 £58,750
% change year-on-year +11.67% -8.54% +11.90%

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 1,278 1,046 1,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.55% 10.52% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,162 958 1,189
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for vCenter Server in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (88.00%) Finance
3 18 (72.00%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (60.00%) vSphere
4 15 (60.00%) Linux
5 14 (56.00%) Windows
5 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
6 13 (52.00%) Bash Shell
6 13 (52.00%) Ansible
6 13 (52.00%) DevOps
6 13 (52.00%) vRealize
7 12 (48.00%) Docker
7 12 (48.00%) OpenShift
7 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
7 12 (48.00%) Puppet
7 12 (48.00%) OpenStack
7 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (48.00%) Middleware
7 12 (48.00%) RHCE
7 12 (48.00%) Python
8 11 (44.00%) Advertising
9 10 (40.00%) ITIL
10 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
11 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (28.00%) RHCSA
12 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
12 7 (28.00%) Citrix
13 6 (24.00%) Wyse

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 12 (48.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (4.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) GitLab
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 22 (88.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 13 (52.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 13 (52.00%) Linux Engineer
1 13 (52.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Junior
3 5 (20.00%) Junior DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Kafka
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (12.00%) CentOS
9 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) DevOps
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (24.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (24.00%) Open Source
5 5 (20.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Server Building
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Task Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (48.00%) Python
3 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) RHCE
2 7 (28.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (8.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (72.00%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (60.00%) vSphere
4 12 (48.00%) Docker
5 6 (24.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (4.00%) Firmware
8 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) Ansible
1 13 (52.00%) vRealize
2 12 (48.00%) Puppet
3 3 (12.00%) SCOM
4 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (8.00%) Nagios
5 1 (4.00%) Kibana
5 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (4.00%) PowerCLI
5 1 (4.00%) QRadar
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.00%) SCCM
5 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) Citrix
5 6 (24.00%) Wyse
6 5 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) Google
9 1 (4.00%) IBM
9 1 (4.00%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (4.00%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
9 1 (4.00%) Splunk
9 1 (4.00%) Sun
9 1 (4.00%) Veeam