Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 96 90
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 277 365 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.72% 3.12% 3.04%
As % of the System Software category 18.91% 26.18% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 243 315 447
City of London median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -12.73% +17.02% -1.05%

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 1465 1394 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.40% 11.91% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1268 1460
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +11.70% -1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 277 (100.00%) VMware
2 205 (74.01%) Windows
3 163 (58.84%) Active Directory
4 143 (51.62%) Windows Server
5 130 (46.93%) Microsoft
6 116 (41.88%) Citrix
7 95 (34.30%) Office 365
8 89 (32.13%) Finance
9 83 (29.96%) MS Exchange
10 76 (27.44%) Linux
11 75 (27.08%) SAN
12 67 (24.19%) Firewall
13 65 (23.47%) DNS
14 64 (23.10%) Microsoft Azure
15 61 (22.02%) ITIL
16 60 (21.66%) Cisco
17 57 (20.58%) HP
18 54 (19.49%) Windows Server 2008
19 51 (18.41%) Windows Server 2012
20 50 (18.05%) Data Centre
21 49 (17.69%) Hyper-V
21 49 (17.69%) PowerShell
22 47 (16.97%) DHCP
23 46 (16.61%) VMware ESXi
24 44 (15.88%) SQL Server
25 42 (15.16%) SCCM
26 41 (14.80%) TCP/IP
27 39 (14.08%) Windows 7
28 38 (13.72%) XenApp
28 38 (13.72%) Exchange Server 2010

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 83 (29.96%) MS Exchange
2 38 (13.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (7.94%) SharePoint
4 18 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (5.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (4.69%) IIS
7 11 (3.97%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.17%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.72%) Apache
11 2 (0.72%) CMS
11 2 (0.72%) Confluence
11 2 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (13.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.08%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 95 (34.30%) Office 365
2 64 (23.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (5.05%) IaaS
5 11 (3.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (3.97%) Mimecast
6 6 (2.17%) PaaS
7 5 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.81%) Yammer
8 4 (1.44%) SaaS
9 3 (1.08%) DigitalOcean
9 3 (1.08%) Dropbox
9 3 (1.08%) Loggly
9 3 (1.08%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.08%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.36%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.36%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 75 (27.08%) SAN
2 67 (24.19%) Firewall
3 65 (23.47%) DNS
4 47 (16.97%) DHCP
5 41 (14.80%) TCP/IP
6 38 (13.72%) LAN
7 35 (12.64%) WAN
8 27 (9.75%) Internet
9 24 (8.66%) VPN
10 21 (7.58%) iSCSI
11 20 (7.22%) VLAN
12 14 (5.05%) SSL
13 13 (4.69%) Wireless
14 12 (4.33%) VoIP
15 11 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (3.97%) Network Security
15 11 (3.97%) Skype
16 8 (2.89%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (2.89%) Intranet
16 8 (2.89%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.86%) MySQL
3 11 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.08%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.08%) Redis
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.36%) Big Data
7 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 6 (2.17%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.08%) MSI
2 3 (1.08%) Travis CI
2 3 (1.08%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.72%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.72%) JIRA
3 2 (0.72%) Maven
3 2 (0.72%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.36%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.36%) jMock
4 1 (0.36%) Mockito
4 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.36%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 89 (32.13%) Finance
2 24 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.33%) Banking
4 9 (3.25%) Billing
4 9 (3.25%) Military
5 6 (2.17%) Advertising
6 4 (1.44%) Law
6 4 (1.44%) Legal
6 4 (1.44%) Retail
7 3 (1.08%) Front Office
7 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Back Office
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (29.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (10.11%) Analyst
3 25 (9.03%) IT Engineer
4 24 (8.66%) Support Engineer
5 20 (7.22%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (7.22%) VMware Engineer
5 20 (7.22%) Windows Engineer
6 19 (6.86%) Administrator
7 18 (6.50%) IT Support
7 18 (6.50%) Server Engineer
8 17 (6.14%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (5.42%) Azure Engineer
10 14 (5.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.69%) IT Manager
11 13 (4.69%) Network Engineer
11 13 (4.69%) Team Leader
12 12 (4.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 12 (4.33%) Technical Analyst
13 11 (3.97%) IT Support Engineer
14 10 (3.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.69%) Web Services
2 12 (4.33%) .NET
3 6 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (1.81%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (1.44%) Node.js
6 3 (1.08%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.72%) CSS
7 2 (0.72%) Middleware
7 2 (0.72%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.72%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.72%) XML
7 2 (0.72%) XSLT
8 1 (0.36%) jBPM
8 1 (0.36%) LAMP
8 1 (0.36%) PowerMock
8 1 (0.36%) RESTful
8 1 (0.36%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.36%) SOAP
8 1 (0.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.05%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.11%) Replication
3 21 (7.58%) Blackberry
4 13 (4.69%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.97%) Fat Client
5 11 (3.97%) Thin Client
6 9 (3.25%) EMC VMAX
7 8 (2.89%) Fintech
8 7 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.53%) User Experience
9 6 (2.17%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.81%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.81%) Clustering
10 5 (1.81%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.81%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (1.81%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.81%) STB
10 5 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 205 (74.01%) Windows
2 143 (51.62%) Windows Server
3 76 (27.44%) Linux
4 54 (19.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (18.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (14.08%) Windows 7
7 23 (8.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (7.94%) Windows 10
9 16 (5.78%) Unix
9 16 (5.78%) Windows 8
10 14 (5.05%) CentOS
11 10 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.44%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.08%) CoreOS
13 3 (1.08%) Solaris
13 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.72%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.36%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (22.02%) ITIL
2 31 (11.19%) Service Delivery
3 24 (8.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (7.22%) Presales
5 19 (6.86%) Proactive Monitoring
6 18 (6.50%) Configuration Management
7 17 (6.14%) DevOps
8 16 (5.78%) Capacity Management
9 14 (5.05%) Change Control
9 14 (5.05%) IT Strategy
9 14 (5.05%) Project Management
10 13 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (4.69%) Incident Management
10 13 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (4.69%) Service Management
11 12 (4.33%) Virtual Environments
12 11 (3.97%) Business Continuity
12 11 (3.97%) Runbook
12 11 (3.97%) Software Deployment
13 10 (3.61%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.69%) PowerShell
2 35 (12.64%) SQL
3 24 (8.66%) Bash Shell
4 21 (7.58%) Java
5 16 (5.78%) Python
6 11 (3.97%) Perl
6 11 (3.97%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.17%) Ruby
7 6 (2.17%) VBScript
8 5 (1.81%) C#
9 4 (1.44%) PHP
10 3 (1.08%) C++
10 3 (1.08%) Go
10 3 (1.08%) Scala
10 3 (1.08%) VB
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 30 (10.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (9.39%) Degree
3 25 (9.03%) MCSE
4 24 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (6.50%) CCNA
6 14 (5.05%) MCSA
7 13 (4.69%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.97%) RHCE
9 10 (3.61%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.89%) MCP
11 7 (2.53%) MCITP
12 6 (2.17%) CCNP
13 4 (1.44%) Linux+ Certification
13 4 (1.44%) RHCSA
14 3 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.39%) SLA
2 6 (2.17%) QA
3 4 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 163 (58.84%) Active Directory
2 49 (17.69%) Hyper-V
3 46 (16.61%) VMware ESXi
4 38 (13.72%) XenApp
5 31 (11.19%) vSphere
5 31 (11.19%) XenDesktop
6 23 (8.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (6.14%) XenServer
8 15 (5.42%) VMware Workstation
9 12 (4.33%) Virtual Servers
10 11 (3.97%) Xen
11 9 (3.25%) DFS Replication
12 8 (2.89%) Docker
13 7 (2.53%) KVM
13 7 (2.53%) Terminal Services
14 6 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (1.44%) iptables
15 4 (1.44%) VirtualBox
16 3 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
17 2 (0.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (15.16%) SCCM
2 24 (8.66%) SCOM
3 21 (7.58%) Puppet
4 16 (5.78%) Backup Exec
5 15 (5.42%) XenMobile
6 14 (5.05%) vCenter Server
7 11 (3.97%) Ansible
7 11 (3.97%) HP Data Protector
7 11 (3.97%) SolarWinds Orion
8 10 (3.61%) SCOrch
8 10 (3.61%) WSUS
9 9 (3.25%) HP SIM
9 9 (3.25%) Nagios
10 8 (2.89%) AirWatch
10 8 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (2.17%) NetBackup
13 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Intune
14 4 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
15 3 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 277 (100.00%) VMware
2 130 (46.93%) Microsoft
3 116 (41.88%) Citrix
4 60 (21.66%) Cisco
5 57 (20.58%) HP
6 33 (11.91%) Dell
7 27 (9.75%) NetApp
8 25 (9.03%) 3PAR
8 25 (9.03%) Symantec
9 23 (8.30%) Red Hat
9 23 (8.30%) SolarWinds
10 19 (6.86%) Veeam
11 13 (4.69%) EMC
12 12 (4.33%) Google
13 11 (3.97%) IBM
13 11 (3.97%) Splunk
14 10 (3.61%) AppSense
15 9 (3.25%) CheckPoint
15 9 (3.25%) Xerox
16 8 (2.89%) McAfee