Period
to 18 April 2021

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

VMware vCenter Server
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 263 316
Rank change year-on-year +48 +53 +16
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 18 26 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% 1.94% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 24
10th Percentile £51,250 £40,000 £36,750
25th Percentile £61,250 £56,313 £37,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,375 £62,000 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year +11.90% +15.35% -2.27%
75th Percentile £80,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile " £67,500 £71,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +14.29% -2.29%

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 1,113 1,339 1,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.67% 16.23% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 1,196 1,277
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,750 £42,400
25th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £74,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% +12.00%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,313 £86,250
90th Percentile £108,125 £109,375 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £74,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.68% +6.79% +15.94%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing vCenter Server in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 April 2021.

Salary histogram for vCenter Server in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2021, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (88.89%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (77.78%) Finance
4 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 14 (77.78%) Cisco
5 12 (66.67%) Client/Server
5 12 (66.67%) Data Centre
6 11 (61.11%) Change Control
6 11 (61.11%) HP
7 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
7 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
8 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
8 9 (50.00%) Banking
8 9 (50.00%) Dell
8 9 (50.00%) EMC
8 9 (50.00%) NetApp
8 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (50.00%) Isilon
8 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (50.00%) FlexPod
8 9 (50.00%) EMC VNXe
8 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
8 9 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 9 (50.00%) VSAN
8 9 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
10 6 (33.33%) Azure

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 3 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 2 (11.11%) IaaS
5 1 (5.56%) AWS
5 1 (5.56%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) VSAN
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Storage Engineer
3 9 (50.00%) Backup Engineer
3 9 (50.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 9 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) HP Storage Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 12 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (50.00%) EMC VNXe
2 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 9 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Change Control
2 9 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) Project Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Release Management
6 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (5.56%) Fintech
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (88.89%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (11.11%) Firmware
6 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (5.56%) Docker
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) PowerCLI
1 2 (11.11%) Terraform
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) HP
4 9 (50.00%) Dell
4 9 (50.00%) EMC
4 9 (50.00%) Isilon
4 9 (50.00%) NetApp
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 3 (16.67%) Lotus
8 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 2 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (5.56%) Google