Period
to 2 July 2020

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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 133 108
Rank change year-on-year +25 -25 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 151 253 332
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.49% 2.44% 2.94%
As % of the System Software category 13.51% 12.99% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 119 241 312
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £29,000 £31,425
90th Percentile £78,300 £83,750 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.95% - +5.00%

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 1,118 1,947 1,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.40% 18.78% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1,753 1,509
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% +9.52%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% +10.00%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the City of London over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

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 2 July 2020. 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 +6 2 £70,000 +40.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Central London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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.

1 151 (100.00%) VMware
2 117 (77.48%) Windows
3 87 (57.62%) Microsoft
4 78 (51.66%) Active Directory
5 74 (49.01%) Windows Server
6 55 (36.42%) Azure
7 54 (35.76%) PowerShell
8 51 (33.77%) Office 365
9 49 (32.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 47 (31.13%) Citrix
10 47 (31.13%) Finance
11 42 (27.81%) Linux
12 39 (25.83%) Hyper-V
13 37 (24.50%) SCCM
14 30 (19.87%) XenApp
14 30 (19.87%) Windows 10
15 29 (19.21%) AWS
15 29 (19.21%) ITIL
16 28 (18.54%) DNS
17 27 (17.88%) MS Exchange
18 26 (17.22%) XenDesktop
19 25 (16.56%) DevOps
20 24 (15.89%) VMware ESXi
21 23 (15.23%) Firewall
22 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
22 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2016
23 19 (12.58%) Azure Active Directory
23 19 (12.58%) Public Cloud
23 19 (12.58%) DHCP
24 18 (11.92%) HP

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 27 (17.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.30%) IIS
3 8 (5.30%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.99%) Apache
6 3 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.32%) Drupal
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (11.92%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.99%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.66%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 55 (36.42%) Azure
2 51 (33.77%) Office 365
3 29 (19.21%) AWS
4 19 (12.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (6.62%) GCP
6 7 (4.64%) Slack
7 5 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (3.31%) SaaS
8 4 (2.65%) G Suite
8 4 (2.65%) IaaS
8 4 (2.65%) OpenShift
8 4 (2.65%) PaaS
8 4 (2.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.99%) Mimecast
10 2 (1.32%) GitHub
11 1 (0.66%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.54%) DNS
2 23 (15.23%) Firewall
3 19 (12.58%) DHCP
4 18 (11.92%) TCP/IP
5 13 (8.61%) SAN
6 11 (7.28%) NetScaler
6 11 (7.28%) Skype
7 6 (3.97%) LAN
7 6 (3.97%) WAN
8 5 (3.31%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (3.31%) VPN
9 3 (1.99%) BGP
9 3 (1.99%) Broadband
9 3 (1.99%) HTTP
9 3 (1.99%) Network Security
9 3 (1.99%) SSH
9 3 (1.99%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.32%) Internet
10 2 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.64%) MySQL
3 4 (2.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.32%) Big Data
5 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) JIRA
2 8 (5.30%) Bitbucket
2 8 (5.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (4.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.99%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.99%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.32%) Gradle
5 2 (1.32%) Maven
5 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (31.13%) Finance
2 9 (5.96%) Banking
3 5 (3.31%) Back Office
3 5 (3.31%) Law
4 4 (2.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.65%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Advertising
5 2 (1.32%) Billing
5 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.32%) German Language
5 2 (1.32%) Housing Association
5 2 (1.32%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.32%) Legal
5 2 (1.32%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.66%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 29 (19.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (11.92%) Analyst
3 17 (11.26%) VMware Engineer
4 16 (10.60%) Administrator
4 16 (10.60%) Support Engineer
5 15 (9.93%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (6.62%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Storage Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.64%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.64%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) Desktop Support
10 6 (3.97%) Network Engineer
11 5 (3.31%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.31%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.65%) LDAP
2 3 (1.99%) .NET
2 3 (1.99%) OAuth
2 3 (1.99%) REST
2 3 (1.99%) SOAP
3 2 (1.32%) Kafka
3 2 (1.32%) LAMP
3 2 (1.32%) Middleware
3 2 (1.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) SAML
4 1 (0.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) Public Cloud
2 15 (9.93%) User Experience
3 12 (7.95%) Data Centre
4 11 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.30%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.64%) Clustering
7 6 (3.97%) iPhone
7 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.31%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Licensing
10 3 (1.99%) Fibre Optics
10 3 (1.99%) iPad
11 2 (1.32%) CMDB
11 2 (1.32%) EMC VMAX
11 2 (1.32%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.32%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 117 (77.48%) Windows
2 74 (49.01%) Windows Server
3 42 (27.81%) Linux
4 30 (19.87%) Windows 10
5 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2016
6 15 (9.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (5.30%) Unix
8 8 (5.30%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.97%) Android
9 6 (3.97%) Mac OS
10 4 (2.65%) CentOS
11 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.99%) Solaris
11 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.32%) VMS
12 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 29 (19.21%) ITIL
3 25 (16.56%) DevOps
4 16 (10.60%) Information Security
4 16 (10.60%) Problem Management
5 14 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (9.27%) Service Management
6 13 (8.61%) ITSM
6 13 (8.61%) Project Delivery
7 12 (7.95%) Application Packaging
7 12 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (7.95%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.28%) Migration
9 10 (6.62%) Computer Science
9 10 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (6.62%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.62%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (6.62%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (35.76%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.61%) Bash Shell
2 13 (8.61%) SQL
3 12 (7.95%) Python
4 5 (3.31%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.65%) Java
5 4 (2.65%) Perl
6 3 (1.99%) VBScript
7 2 (1.32%) C#
7 2 (1.32%) VB
7 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.66%) Groovy
8 1 (0.66%) Korn
8 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.61%) Degree
2 8 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.64%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.31%) CISSP
6 4 (2.65%) CCNA
6 4 (2.65%) CEH
6 4 (2.65%) MCSA
7 3 (1.99%) MCSE
8 2 (1.32%) CISA
8 2 (1.32%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.32%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.32%) OSCP
8 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.32%) SANS
9 1 (0.66%) CCNP
9 1 (0.66%) CISM
9 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.66%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) GDPR
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) NIST
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (51.66%) Active Directory
2 39 (25.83%) Hyper-V
3 30 (19.87%) XenApp
4 26 (17.22%) XenDesktop
5 24 (15.89%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (8.61%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (6.62%) Firmware
8 9 (5.96%) Docker
9 8 (5.30%) vSphere
10 7 (4.64%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (3.97%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (3.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (1.99%) VirtualBox
13 3 (1.99%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (1.99%) Xen
14 2 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.66%) KVM
15 1 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 1 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 37 (24.50%) SCCM
2 13 (8.61%) Ansible
3 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (7.95%) vCenter Server
4 9 (5.96%) Puppet
4 9 (5.96%) Terraform
5 7 (4.64%) Grafana
6 6 (3.97%) Jamf Pro
7 5 (3.31%) Kubernetes
7 5 (3.31%) NetBackup
7 5 (3.31%) SCOM
8 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.99%) Nagios
8 3 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.99%) vRealize
9 2 (1.32%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.32%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.32%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 151 (100.00%) VMware
2 87 (57.62%) Microsoft
3 47 (31.13%) Citrix
4 18 (11.92%) HP
5 13 (8.61%) Cisco
6 8 (5.30%) Google
6 8 (5.30%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.97%) Oracle
8 5 (3.31%) IBM
8 5 (3.31%) Veeam
9 4 (2.65%) Bloomberg
9 4 (2.65%) CyberArk
9 4 (2.65%) Dell
9 4 (2.65%) EMC
9 4 (2.65%) NetApp
9 4 (2.65%) Reuters
9 4 (2.65%) Splunk
10 3 (1.99%) Apple
10 3 (1.99%) Avaya
10 3 (1.99%) SolarWinds