Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 115 97
Rank change year-on-year -6 -18 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 292 275 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.61% 2.69% 3.07%
As % of the System Software category 16.66% 18.66% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 259 241 309
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -12.73% +15.79%
10th Percentile £32,400 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £89,000 £71,250 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -12.73% +17.65%

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 1,753 1,474 1,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.66% 14.41% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,604 1,365 1,248
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +11.70%
10th Percentile £29,075 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 - 3 £55,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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.

1 292 (100.00%) VMware
2 219 (75.00%) Windows
3 170 (58.22%) Active Directory
4 153 (52.40%) Microsoft
5 135 (46.23%) Windows Server
6 106 (36.30%) Firewall
7 105 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
8 96 (32.88%) Hyper-V
9 91 (31.16%) ITIL
10 90 (30.82%) Finance
11 88 (30.14%) Office 365
12 84 (28.77%) Linux
12 84 (28.77%) Citrix
13 81 (27.74%) DNS
14 79 (27.05%) MS Exchange
14 79 (27.05%) PowerShell
15 78 (26.71%) Amazon AWS
16 72 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
17 71 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 68 (23.29%) SQL Server
19 63 (21.58%) TCP/IP
19 63 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
20 62 (21.23%) SAN
21 60 (20.55%) Cisco
22 55 (18.84%) SQL
23 54 (18.49%) Python
24 53 (18.15%) DHCP
24 53 (18.15%) DevOps
25 50 (17.12%) Ansible
26 49 (16.78%) Puppet

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 79 (27.05%) MS Exchange
2 36 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (7.88%) SharePoint
4 20 (6.85%) OpenStack
4 20 (6.85%) Skype for Business
5 15 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (4.45%) IIS
7 9 (3.08%) Apache
8 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.37%) nginx
9 3 (1.03%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.68%) CMS
10 2 (0.68%) Confluence
10 2 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (16.10%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.08%) Infor SunSystems
2 9 (3.08%) ReMetrica
3 2 (0.68%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.34%) Maximo
4 1 (0.34%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.34%) PlanetPress Connect
4 1 (0.34%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 105 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (30.14%) Office 365
3 78 (26.71%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (7.53%) SaaS
5 16 (5.48%) OpenShift
6 14 (4.79%) IaaS
7 13 (4.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (4.11%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (2.74%) PaaS
10 7 (2.40%) Mimecast
11 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (1.37%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.03%) G Suite
12 3 (1.03%) GitHub
13 2 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.68%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.34%) Cloudflare
14 1 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 106 (36.30%) Firewall
2 81 (27.74%) DNS
3 63 (21.58%) TCP/IP
4 62 (21.23%) SAN
5 53 (18.15%) DHCP
6 48 (16.44%) VPN
7 43 (14.73%) WAN
8 34 (11.64%) LAN
9 24 (8.22%) NetScaler
10 22 (7.53%) Network Security
11 21 (7.19%) VLAN
12 20 (6.85%) Internet
13 17 (5.82%) Skype
14 14 (4.79%) Wireless
15 13 (4.45%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (4.45%) VoIP
16 12 (4.11%) BGP
17 11 (3.77%) DKIM
18 10 (3.42%) iSCSI
18 10 (3.42%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (4.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (3.42%) MySQL
4 8 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.37%) Big Data
6 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.03%) InfluxDB
7 3 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.03%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.68%) Redis
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (10.27%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.42%) Maven
3 9 (3.08%) Ant
4 8 (2.74%) Gradle
4 8 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (2.05%) JIRA
5 6 (2.05%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.71%) Metasploit
7 3 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.03%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.03%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.68%) MSI
8 2 (0.68%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.34%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.34%) Hudson
9 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 90 (30.82%) Finance
2 27 (9.25%) Advertising
3 16 (5.48%) Law
3 16 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.11%) Banking
5 9 (3.08%) Legal
6 4 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.37%) Retail
7 3 (1.03%) Billing
7 3 (1.03%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.68%) Military
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) German Language
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (16.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (13.70%) Analyst
3 36 (12.33%) Support Engineer
4 32 (10.96%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (9.25%) IT Support
6 25 (8.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 25 (8.56%) Administrator
7 24 (8.22%) IT Engineer
8 23 (7.88%) Linux Engineer
9 20 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (6.16%) Head of Infrastructure
11 17 (5.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 17 (5.82%) Service Analyst
11 17 (5.82%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (5.48%) Architect
12 16 (5.48%) Head of Operations
12 16 (5.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 16 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (5.14%) Support Analyst
14 14 (4.79%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.56%) .NET
2 14 (4.79%) Middleware
3 13 (4.45%) Web Services
4 10 (3.42%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (2.74%) X-Windows
6 7 (2.40%) LDAP
7 6 (2.05%) JSON
8 5 (1.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.71%) Node.js
8 5 (1.71%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.71%) SOAP
9 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (1.37%) CSS
9 4 (1.37%) HTML
9 4 (1.37%) LAMP
10 3 (1.03%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (1.03%) OAuth
10 3 (1.03%) SAML
11 2 (0.68%) REST
11 2 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.10%) Data Centre
2 31 (10.62%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.51%) Replication
5 16 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.48%) Microsoft Licensing
6 13 (4.45%) Clustering
6 13 (4.45%) Public Cloud
6 13 (4.45%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (3.08%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.40%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (2.05%) BYOD
10 6 (2.05%) User Experience
11 5 (1.71%) Fintech
11 5 (1.71%) HP StoreVirtual
11 5 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.37%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.37%) PKI
13 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 219 (75.00%) Windows
2 135 (46.23%) Windows Server
3 84 (28.77%) Linux
4 72 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (14.04%) Windows 7
7 40 (13.70%) Windows 10
8 20 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (5.82%) Unix
10 13 (4.45%) Windows 8
10 13 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (3.08%) CentOS
12 4 (1.37%) Solaris
13 3 (1.03%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.03%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.68%) Android
14 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.34%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (31.16%) ITIL
2 71 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 53 (18.15%) DevOps
4 39 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (11.64%) Configuration Management
7 26 (8.90%) Project Management
7 26 (8.90%) Service Delivery
8 21 (7.19%) Service Management
9 20 (6.85%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (6.85%) Migration
10 18 (6.16%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (6.16%) Patch Management
10 18 (6.16%) Problem Management
11 16 (5.48%) Software Licensing
12 15 (5.14%) IT Strategy
12 15 (5.14%) Security Patching
13 14 (4.79%) High Availability
14 13 (4.45%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (4.45%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.05%) PowerShell
2 55 (18.84%) SQL
3 54 (18.49%) Python
4 46 (15.75%) Bash Shell
5 15 (5.14%) Perl
6 13 (4.45%) Java
7 12 (4.11%) Ruby
8 10 (3.42%) PHP
9 6 (2.05%) C#
9 6 (2.05%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.71%) C++
11 3 (1.03%) C
11 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.68%) Scala
12 2 (0.68%) VBScript
13 1 (0.34%) AppleScript
13 1 (0.34%) ES6
13 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (9.93%) Degree
2 25 (8.56%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (5.48%) CCNA
5 14 (4.79%) CCNP
5 14 (4.79%) MCSE
5 14 (4.79%) RHCE
6 11 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 10 (3.42%) MCSA
8 8 (2.74%) RHCSA
8 8 (2.74%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.40%) CISSP
9 7 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.71%) MCITP
11 4 (1.37%) AWS Certification
11 4 (1.37%) CCIE
11 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.40%) GDPR
2 5 (1.71%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.68%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) COBIT
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 170 (58.22%) Active Directory
2 96 (32.88%) Hyper-V
3 38 (13.01%) VMware ESXi
3 38 (13.01%) vSphere
4 37 (12.67%) XenApp
5 34 (11.64%) Docker
6 28 (9.59%) XenDesktop
7 14 (4.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 14 (4.79%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (4.79%) XenServer
8 13 (4.45%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (4.11%) VirtualBox
10 11 (3.77%) KVM
11 8 (2.74%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (2.05%) Xen
13 5 (1.71%) Firmware
14 4 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (1.03%) BitLocker
15 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (1.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 50 (17.12%) Ansible
2 49 (16.78%) Puppet
3 29 (9.93%) SCCM
4 21 (7.19%) vCenter Server
5 20 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (6.16%) SCOM
7 17 (5.82%) vRealize
8 13 (4.45%) Single Sign-On
9 12 (4.11%) Backup Exec
10 10 (3.42%) Nagios
10 10 (3.42%) Terraform
11 9 (3.08%) Kubernetes
12 6 (2.05%) QRadar
12 6 (2.05%) Salt
13 5 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (1.71%) Nessus
13 5 (1.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (1.71%) OpenVAS
14 4 (1.37%) SCOrch
15 3 (1.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 292 (100.00%) VMware
2 153 (52.40%) Microsoft
3 84 (28.77%) Citrix
4 60 (20.55%) Cisco
5 27 (9.25%) Red Hat
6 22 (7.53%) Google
6 22 (7.53%) HP
7 18 (6.16%) Ivanti
8 16 (5.48%) Apple
8 16 (5.48%) NetApp
9 15 (5.14%) Oracle
9 15 (5.14%) Veeam
10 14 (4.79%) CheckPoint
11 13 (4.45%) EMC
12 12 (4.11%) Dell
13 11 (3.77%) IBM
13 11 (3.77%) Splunk
14 10 (3.42%) SolarWinds
15 8 (2.74%) Avaya
15 8 (2.74%) Juniper