Period
to 25 February 2021

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 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 118 128 128
Rank change year-on-year +10 0 -29
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 113 206 255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.42% 2.27% 2.46%
As % of the System Software category 12.23% 13.15% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 124 177 224
Median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £26,250 £33,575
90th Percentile £80,500 £76,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £61,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -5.00% -4.76%

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 924 1,567 1,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.79% 17.25% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1,395 1,615
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £44,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

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 25 February 2021.

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 25 February 2021. 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 £45,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 81 (71.68%) Windows
3 53 (46.90%) Azure
4 49 (43.36%) Cisco
5 47 (41.59%) Microsoft
6 43 (38.05%) Active Directory
7 42 (37.17%) Finance
7 42 (37.17%) PowerShell
7 42 (37.17%) Windows Server
8 40 (35.40%) Linux
9 39 (34.51%) Firewall
10 36 (31.86%) AWS
11 35 (30.97%) Ansible
12 31 (27.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 31 (27.43%) SAN
13 30 (26.55%) Microsoft 365
14 28 (24.78%) HP
14 28 (24.78%) Hyper-V
15 27 (23.89%) Public Cloud
16 26 (23.01%) Windows 10
17 25 (22.12%) Configuration Management
18 23 (20.35%) Data Centre
19 22 (19.47%) DevOps
19 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
19 22 (19.47%) DNS
20 21 (18.58%) Puppet
21 20 (17.70%) Windows Server 2016
22 19 (16.81%) IaaS
22 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
23 18 (15.93%) SaaS

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 12 (10.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.19%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.54%) Apache
4 3 (2.65%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 53 (46.90%) Azure
2 36 (31.86%) AWS
3 30 (26.55%) Microsoft 365
4 19 (16.81%) IaaS
5 18 (15.93%) PaaS
5 18 (15.93%) SaaS
6 8 (7.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (6.19%) GCP
7 7 (6.19%) OpenShift
8 5 (4.42%) GitHub
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.88%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.88%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.88%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.88%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 39 (34.51%) Firewall
2 31 (27.43%) SAN
3 22 (19.47%) DNS
4 17 (15.04%) DHCP
5 15 (13.27%) TCP/IP
6 12 (10.62%) VPN
7 11 (9.73%) VSAN
8 10 (8.85%) LAN
8 10 (8.85%) NAS
8 10 (8.85%) WAN
9 9 (7.96%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (7.08%) Network Security
11 6 (5.31%) iSCSI
12 5 (4.42%) Cisco Firepower
12 5 (4.42%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (4.42%) Ethernet
13 4 (3.54%) VoIP
14 3 (2.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 3 (2.65%) MPLS
15 2 (1.77%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) MySQL
3 3 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.65%) Big Data
3 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.65%) Redis
4 2 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.88%) Ingres
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.08%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.31%) JIRA
3 5 (4.42%) GitLab
4 4 (3.54%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.65%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.65%) Gradle
5 3 (2.65%) Maven
6 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Banking
3 11 (9.73%) Legal
4 4 (3.54%) Law
5 3 (2.65%) Back Office
6 2 (1.77%) Police
6 2 (1.77%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.77%) Retail
6 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Front Office
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (22.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (20.35%) VMware Engineer
3 19 (16.81%) Storage Engineer
4 18 (15.93%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Architect
6 10 (8.85%) Backup Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Storage and Backup Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Administrator
7 9 (7.96%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) IT Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (6.19%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Consultant
9 7 (6.19%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Network Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) Web Services
2 5 (4.42%) JSON
3 3 (2.65%) Kafka
3 3 (2.65%) LAMP
3 3 (2.65%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (2.65%) Node.js
3 3 (2.65%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.77%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.88%) WSH
5 1 (0.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.89%) Public Cloud
2 23 (20.35%) Data Centre
3 16 (14.16%) Client/Server
4 12 (10.62%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (8.85%) EMC VNXe
5 10 (8.85%) FlexPod
5 10 (8.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 6 (5.31%) Clustering
6 6 (5.31%) Replication
7 5 (4.42%) Fat Client
7 5 (4.42%) Thin Client
8 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.65%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.77%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.77%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.77%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 81 (71.68%) Windows
2 42 (37.17%) Windows Server
3 40 (35.40%) Linux
4 26 (23.01%) Windows 10
5 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (17.70%) Windows Server 2016
7 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (13.27%) Windows 7
9 11 (9.73%) Ubuntu
10 9 (7.96%) CentOS
10 9 (7.96%) Mac OS
11 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2019
12 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (4.42%) Unix
13 3 (2.65%) Android
13 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.88%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 25 (22.12%) Configuration Management
3 22 (19.47%) DevOps
4 18 (15.93%) ITIL
5 14 (12.39%) Change Control
6 10 (8.85%) Architectural Design
6 10 (8.85%) Infrastructure as Code
6 10 (8.85%) Proactive Monitoring
6 10 (8.85%) Server Management
7 8 (7.08%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (7.08%) Presales
7 8 (7.08%) Project Delivery
7 8 (7.08%) Service Management
8 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.19%) Change Management
8 7 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.19%) ITSM
8 7 (6.19%) Migration
8 7 (6.19%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.17%) PowerShell
2 16 (14.16%) Python
3 14 (12.39%) Bash Shell
4 13 (11.50%) SQL
5 7 (6.19%) PHP
6 5 (4.42%) Java
6 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.54%) C#
7 4 (3.54%) Ruby
8 2 (1.77%) Perl
8 2 (1.77%) VB
9 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (7.96%) Degree
1 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.31%) CCNA
2 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.42%) MCP
3 5 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.65%) CCNP
5 3 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.77%) CISM
6 2 (1.77%) MCSE
7 1 (0.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.88%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CCSP
7 1 (0.88%) CISA
7 1 (0.88%) CISSP
7 1 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.54%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (3.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (3.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) GDPR
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 43 (38.05%) Active Directory
2 28 (24.78%) Hyper-V
3 17 (15.04%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (14.16%) Docker
5 11 (9.73%) vSphere
6 6 (5.31%) VMware NSX
7 5 (4.42%) StorNext
7 5 (4.42%) Xsan
8 4 (3.54%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (3.54%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.54%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.65%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.77%) Firmware
11 1 (0.88%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (30.97%) Ansible
2 21 (18.58%) Puppet
3 18 (15.93%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (15.93%) Terraform
4 17 (15.04%) vCenter Server
5 16 (14.16%) Kubernetes
5 16 (14.16%) Microsoft Intune
6 14 (12.39%) SCCM
7 5 (4.42%) FortiGate
7 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (4.42%) SCDPM
8 4 (3.54%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (3.54%) Rancher
9 3 (2.65%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.65%) Prometheus
9 3 (2.65%) WSUS
9 3 (2.65%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.77%) SCOM
10 2 (1.77%) vRealize
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (43.36%) Cisco
3 47 (41.59%) Microsoft
4 28 (24.78%) HP
5 17 (15.04%) Dell
5 17 (15.04%) EMC
5 17 (15.04%) NetApp
6 15 (13.27%) Isilon
7 13 (11.50%) SolarWinds
8 11 (9.73%) Citrix
9 9 (7.96%) Fortinet
10 8 (7.08%) Juniper
11 7 (6.19%) 3PAR
11 7 (6.19%) Veeam
12 6 (5.31%) Apple
12 6 (5.31%) Aruba
12 6 (5.31%) CA
12 6 (5.31%) Nimble Storage
12 6 (5.31%) SonicWALL
12 6 (5.31%) Supermicro