Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 101 104
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 270 304 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.63% 2.91% 3.10%
As % of the System Software category 15.95% 20.38% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 229 274 292
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £47,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.95% -4.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £29,775
90th Percentile £95,000 £73,375 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% +5.26%

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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,693 1,492 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.48% 14.29% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,538 1,397 1,118
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
London Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 270 (100.00%) VMware
2 208 (77.04%) Windows
3 168 (62.22%) Active Directory
4 142 (52.59%) Microsoft
5 123 (45.56%) Windows Server
6 98 (36.30%) Hyper-V
7 96 (35.56%) Finance
8 92 (34.07%) Microsoft Azure
9 88 (32.59%) Office 365
10 87 (32.22%) Firewall
11 78 (28.89%) Linux
12 75 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
13 72 (26.67%) Citrix
14 70 (25.93%) MS Exchange
15 69 (25.56%) PowerShell
16 67 (24.81%) ITIL
17 66 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 64 (23.70%) TCP/IP
19 60 (22.22%) DNS
20 54 (20.00%) SQL
20 54 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
21 51 (18.89%) Windows 10
22 49 (18.15%) SQL Server
22 49 (18.15%) Cisco
22 49 (18.15%) SAN
23 46 (17.04%) Windows Server 2012
23 46 (17.04%) Data Centre
23 46 (17.04%) DevOps
23 46 (17.04%) Problem-Solving
24 45 (16.67%) Microsoft Office

VMware Infrastructure
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 70 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 27 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 19 (7.04%) IIS
5 18 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 13 (4.81%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.85%) Apache
8 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.11%) CMS
9 3 (1.11%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.11%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.74%) Confluence
10 2 (0.74%) nginx
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) Kentico
11 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Infor SunSystems
1 4 (1.48%) ReMetrica
2 3 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.74%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.37%) Maximo
4 1 (0.37%) PlanetPress Connect
4 1 (0.37%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.37%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 92 (34.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (32.59%) Office 365
3 75 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (8.89%) SaaS
5 16 (5.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (5.56%) OpenShift
7 13 (4.81%) IaaS
8 12 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (3.33%) PaaS
10 7 (2.59%) Mimecast
11 3 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.74%) G Suite
12 2 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.74%) Route 53
12 2 (0.74%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.37%) Cloudflare
13 1 (0.37%) GitHub
13 1 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 87 (32.22%) Firewall
2 64 (23.70%) TCP/IP
3 60 (22.22%) DNS
4 49 (18.15%) SAN
5 43 (15.93%) DHCP
6 37 (13.70%) WAN
7 35 (12.96%) LAN
7 35 (12.96%) VPN
8 24 (8.89%) VLAN
8 24 (8.89%) VoIP
9 21 (7.78%) NetScaler
10 19 (7.04%) Internet
10 19 (7.04%) PBX
11 18 (6.67%) Network Security
12 13 (4.81%) BGP
13 11 (4.07%) DKIM
13 11 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (3.70%) Skype
14 10 (3.70%) SSL
15 9 (3.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (2.22%) MySQL
5 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.11%) Big Data
6 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.74%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.74%) OpenTSDB
7 2 (0.74%) Power BI
7 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.33%) Maven
3 8 (2.96%) Ant
3 8 (2.96%) Gradle
3 8 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (1.85%) Metasploit
5 3 (1.11%) Hudson
5 3 (1.11%) JIRA
5 3 (1.11%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.74%) MSI
6 2 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.74%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.37%) AppVeyor
7 1 (0.37%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.37%) FishEye
7 1 (0.37%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.37%) GitLab
7 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (35.56%) Finance
2 22 (8.15%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.41%) Law
4 18 (6.67%) Advertising
5 14 (5.19%) Banking
6 10 (3.70%) Legal
7 5 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.11%) Back Office
8 3 (1.11%) Retail
8 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (16.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (12.96%) Analyst
3 32 (11.85%) Support Engineer
4 26 (9.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 24 (8.89%) Head of Infrastructure
6 22 (8.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 22 (8.15%) Head of Operations
6 22 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
7 19 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (6.67%) IT Support
9 17 (6.30%) Administrator
9 17 (6.30%) IT Engineer
10 15 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 14 (5.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 14 (5.19%) Junior
11 14 (5.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.81%) Architect
12 13 (4.81%) Desktop Engineer
12 13 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.04%) .NET
2 14 (5.19%) Middleware
3 12 (4.44%) Web Services
4 9 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (2.96%) LDAP
6 5 (1.85%) Regular Expression
7 4 (1.48%) HTML
7 4 (1.48%) Node.js
7 4 (1.48%) SOAP
7 4 (1.48%) X-Windows
8 3 (1.11%) LAMP
8 3 (1.11%) OAuth
8 3 (1.11%) SAML
9 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.74%) CSS
9 2 (0.74%) JSON
9 2 (0.74%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.74%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.04%) Data Centre
2 27 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.15%) Microsoft Licensing
4 19 (7.04%) Clustering
5 14 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (4.81%) Replication
7 9 (3.33%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.96%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.59%) BYOD
9 7 (2.59%) EMC VNX
9 7 (2.59%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.48%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.48%) User Experience
13 3 (1.11%) Cyberattack
13 3 (1.11%) iPad
13 3 (1.11%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 208 (77.04%) Windows
2 123 (45.56%) Windows Server
3 78 (28.89%) Linux
4 54 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (18.89%) Windows 10
6 46 (17.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (15.19%) Windows 7
8 16 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (5.19%) Unix
10 12 (4.44%) Windows 8
11 10 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.59%) CentOS
13 6 (2.22%) Android
14 4 (1.48%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.11%) Solaris
15 3 (1.11%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.11%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.74%) VMS
17 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.37%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (24.81%) ITIL
2 66 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 46 (17.04%) DevOps
3 46 (17.04%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (10.74%) Migration
5 25 (9.26%) Configuration Management
6 24 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (8.15%) Computer Science
7 22 (8.15%) Software Licensing
8 21 (7.78%) Kalman Filter
8 21 (7.78%) Service Delivery
9 20 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (7.04%) Change Control
10 19 (7.04%) Service Management
11 18 (6.67%) Project Management
12 15 (5.56%) Information Security
12 15 (5.56%) Patch Management
13 13 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (4.44%) People Management
14 12 (4.44%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 69 (25.56%) PowerShell
2 54 (20.00%) SQL
3 40 (14.81%) Python
4 36 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 11 (4.07%) Perl
6 10 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.33%) Java
7 9 (3.33%) Ruby
8 7 (2.59%) PHP
9 4 (1.48%) C#
9 4 (1.48%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.11%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.74%) C++
11 2 (0.74%) VB
11 2 (0.74%) VBScript
12 1 (0.37%) AppleScript
12 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (13.33%) Degree
2 22 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (5.56%) MCSE
5 13 (4.81%) RHCE
6 11 (4.07%) CCNA
6 11 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 9 (3.33%) RHCSA
9 8 (2.96%) MCSA
10 7 (2.59%) CCNP
11 6 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.22%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.85%) CISSP
12 5 (1.85%) MCP
13 4 (1.48%) CISM
13 4 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.48%) MCITP
14 3 (1.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.48%) GDPR
3 3 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.74%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.37%) COBIT
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.37%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 168 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 98 (36.30%) Hyper-V
3 36 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (11.11%) vSphere
5 29 (10.74%) Docker
5 29 (10.74%) XenApp
6 16 (5.93%) VirtualBox
7 15 (5.56%) XenDesktop
8 12 (4.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 10 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (2.96%) KVM
10 8 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (2.22%) Firmware
12 5 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (1.85%) XenServer
13 4 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (1.11%) BitLocker
14 3 (1.11%) Xen
15 2 (0.74%) RHEV
15 2 (0.74%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 42 (15.56%) Puppet
2 36 (13.33%) SCCM
3 35 (12.96%) Ansible
4 24 (8.89%) vCenter Server
5 19 (7.04%) SCOM
6 17 (6.30%) Backup Exec
7 16 (5.93%) vRealize
8 12 (4.44%) Single Sign-On
9 11 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (4.07%) Terraform
10 6 (2.22%) Kubernetes
10 6 (2.22%) Nagios
11 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (1.85%) Nessus
11 5 (1.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (1.85%) OpenVAS
11 5 (1.85%) QRadar
11 5 (1.85%) SCOrch
12 4 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 270 (100.00%) VMware
2 142 (52.59%) Microsoft
3 72 (26.67%) Citrix
4 49 (18.15%) Cisco
5 23 (8.52%) HP
6 22 (8.15%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.30%) Veeam
8 15 (5.56%) Google
8 15 (5.56%) NetApp
9 12 (4.44%) EMC
10 10 (3.70%) Ivanti
10 10 (3.70%) LogicMonitor
11 9 (3.33%) Apple
11 9 (3.33%) CheckPoint
11 9 (3.33%) Symantec
12 8 (2.96%) Nimble Storage
12 8 (2.96%) Oracle
13 7 (2.59%) Splunk
14 6 (2.22%) Avaya
14 6 (2.22%) Dell