Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 89 86
Rank change year-on-year -21 -3 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 305 359 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.82% 3.44% 3.41%
As % of the System Software category 20.64% 27.24% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 278 328 408
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -10.91% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,350 £32,000
90th Percentile £81,625 £74,125 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +15.79%

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 1,478 1,318 1,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.68% 12.64% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,366 1,203 1,413
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,100 £27,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +9 2 £58,250 +29.44%
VMware Infrastructure
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 305 (100.00%) VMware
2 221 (72.46%) Windows
3 170 (55.74%) Active Directory
4 165 (54.10%) Microsoft
5 123 (40.33%) Citrix
6 114 (37.38%) PowerShell
7 111 (36.39%) Windows Server
8 110 (36.07%) Cisco
9 107 (35.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 106 (34.75%) Finance
10 106 (34.75%) Firewall
11 100 (32.79%) DNS
12 90 (29.51%) Office 365
13 82 (26.89%) MS Exchange
14 72 (23.61%) Linux
15 70 (22.95%) WAN
15 70 (22.95%) SAN
16 68 (22.30%) ITIL
17 67 (21.97%) Amazon AWS
17 67 (21.97%) Hyper-V
18 64 (20.98%) Windows Server 2012
18 64 (20.98%) DHCP
19 62 (20.33%) SQL Server
20 60 (19.67%) SCCM
21 55 (18.03%) XenApp
21 55 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
22 54 (17.70%) LAN
23 52 (17.05%) Puppet
24 51 (16.72%) XenDesktop
24 51 (16.72%) Windows Server 2008

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 82 (26.89%) MS Exchange
2 44 (14.43%) IIS
3 33 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (7.87%) SharePoint
5 23 (7.54%) Confluence
6 16 (5.25%) Tomcat
7 15 (4.92%) Skype for Business
8 12 (3.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.30%) Apache
9 7 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.64%) SAS
11 3 (0.98%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.98%) JBoss
12 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.33%) CMS
13 1 (0.33%) nginx
13 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (13.44%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (4.92%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 107 (35.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (29.51%) Office 365
3 67 (21.97%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (9.51%) IaaS
5 20 (6.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (4.92%) NuGet
7 14 (4.59%) PaaS
8 10 (3.28%) Mimecast
8 10 (3.28%) SaaS
9 7 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.97%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.97%) CloudFront
10 6 (1.97%) GitHub
11 4 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.31%) Slack
11 4 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.98%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 106 (34.75%) Firewall
2 100 (32.79%) DNS
3 70 (22.95%) SAN
3 70 (22.95%) WAN
4 64 (20.98%) DHCP
5 54 (17.70%) LAN
6 45 (14.75%) VPN
7 41 (13.44%) Cisco IOS
7 41 (13.44%) NetScaler
8 38 (12.46%) Network Security
8 38 (12.46%) NX-OS
9 36 (11.80%) Cisco ASA
10 35 (11.48%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (10.82%) TCP/IP
12 29 (9.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 29 (9.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 29 (9.51%) MPLS
13 22 (7.21%) Internet
14 21 (6.89%) Skype
14 21 (6.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.97%) Big Data
4 6 (1.97%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.98%) MySQL
5 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.33%) HBase
7 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 28 (9.18%) JIRA
2 27 (8.85%) TeamCity
3 20 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (5.25%) Maven
6 15 (4.92%) Ant
6 15 (4.92%) CA Release Automation
6 15 (4.92%) Eclipse
6 15 (4.92%) Fiddler
6 15 (4.92%) IntelliJ
6 15 (4.92%) ReSharper
6 15 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.62%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.31%) MSI
10 3 (0.98%) Subversion
11 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.33%) WinDbg
General
1 106 (34.75%) Finance
2 21 (6.89%) Law
3 15 (4.92%) Legal
4 9 (2.95%) Billing
4 9 (2.95%) Military
4 9 (2.95%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.62%) Back Office
6 4 (1.31%) Advertising
6 4 (1.31%) Banking
6 4 (1.31%) Marketing
7 2 (0.66%) Electronics
7 2 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (26.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (10.49%) Analyst
3 29 (9.51%) Architect
4 28 (9.18%) Network Security Specialist
4 28 (9.18%) Security Specialist
5 27 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 23 (7.54%) Network Specialist
7 20 (6.56%) Consultant
7 20 (6.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 19 (6.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (5.57%) Administrator
9 17 (5.57%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
9 17 (5.57%) IT Engineer
9 17 (5.57%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
9 17 (5.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 16 (5.25%) Senior Network Security Specialist
10 16 (5.25%) Senior Network Specialist
10 16 (5.25%) Senior Security Specialist
10 16 (5.25%) Systems Engineer
11 15 (4.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.15%) .NET
1 34 (11.15%) Web Services
2 23 (7.54%) ASP.NET
3 22 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (5.90%) REST
5 17 (5.57%) JSON
5 17 (5.57%) SOAP
5 17 (5.57%) XML
6 15 (4.92%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (4.92%) TIBCO EMS
7 4 (1.31%) Flash
7 4 (1.31%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.98%) Node.js
8 3 (0.98%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (0.66%) Ajax
9 2 (0.66%) LAMP
9 2 (0.66%) LDAP
9 2 (0.66%) Middleware
9 2 (0.66%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.89%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.90%) Replication
5 17 (5.57%) Blackberry
6 12 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (3.28%) Enterprise Cloud
8 10 (3.28%) Fat Client
8 10 (3.28%) Thin Client
8 10 (3.28%) User Experience
9 9 (2.95%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.62%) EMC VMAX
10 8 (2.62%) Smartphone
10 8 (2.62%) STB
11 7 (2.30%) Clustering
11 7 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.97%) Fintech
12 6 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.97%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 221 (72.46%) Windows
2 111 (36.39%) Windows Server
3 72 (23.61%) Linux
4 64 (20.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (16.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (11.15%) Windows 10
7 31 (10.16%) Windows 7
8 24 (7.87%) CentOS
9 13 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.61%) Unix
11 7 (2.30%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.97%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.31%) Android
14 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.98%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.33%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.30%) ITIL
2 48 (15.74%) DevOps
3 41 (13.44%) Service Delivery
4 40 (13.11%) Configuration Management
5 28 (9.18%) Patch Management
6 27 (8.85%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (8.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 25 (8.20%) Change Management
9 24 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (7.87%) Migration
9 24 (7.87%) Service Management
9 24 (7.87%) Task Automation
10 22 (7.21%) ITSM
11 20 (6.56%) Release Management
12 19 (6.23%) Presales
13 18 (5.90%) Two-Factor Authentication
14 17 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (5.25%) Mobile Device Management
16 15 (4.92%) MVC
17 14 (4.59%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (37.38%) PowerShell
2 40 (13.11%) SQL
3 34 (11.15%) Python
4 27 (8.85%) Perl
5 26 (8.52%) C#
5 26 (8.52%) Java
6 20 (6.56%) JavaScript
7 18 (5.90%) Bash Shell
8 16 (5.25%) VBScript
9 9 (2.95%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.30%) C
10 7 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.98%) Ruby
11 3 (0.98%) Scala
12 2 (0.66%) PHP
13 1 (0.33%) VB
13 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (10.16%) CCNP
4 29 (9.51%) MCSE
5 21 (6.89%) CCNA
6 20 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (5.90%) CCIE
7 18 (5.90%) MCSA
8 14 (4.59%) Degree
9 11 (3.61%) CCSE
9 11 (3.61%) CISSP
9 11 (3.61%) CLAS
10 10 (3.28%) Security Cleared
11 9 (2.95%) SC Cleared
12 8 (2.62%) MCP
13 7 (2.30%) PMP
14 5 (1.64%) A+ Certification
14 5 (1.64%) PMI Certification
15 4 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
16 3 (0.98%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.21%) SLA
2 20 (6.56%) QA
3 7 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.64%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 170 (55.74%) Active Directory
2 67 (21.97%) Hyper-V
3 55 (18.03%) XenApp
4 51 (16.72%) XenDesktop
5 39 (12.79%) VMware ESXi
6 36 (11.80%) vSphere
7 22 (7.21%) Docker
8 21 (6.89%) XenServer
9 19 (6.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (4.59%) Virtual Desktop
10 14 (4.59%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (3.61%) BitLocker
12 9 (2.95%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (1.64%) Xen
14 4 (1.31%) KVM
14 4 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.98%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.98%) StorNext
15 3 (0.98%) Xsan
16 2 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 60 (19.67%) SCCM
2 52 (17.05%) Puppet
3 25 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (7.87%) Terraform
5 20 (6.56%) Ansible
5 20 (6.56%) SCOM
6 19 (6.23%) Perfmon
7 17 (5.57%) Backup Exec
8 15 (4.92%) Kibana
8 15 (4.92%) logstash
9 12 (3.93%) SCOrch
9 12 (3.93%) WSUS
10 10 (3.28%) vCenter Server
11 9 (2.95%) HP Data Protector
12 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Intune
12 8 (2.62%) SCDPM
12 8 (2.62%) SCSM
12 8 (2.62%) SCVMM
13 6 (1.97%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 305 (100.00%) VMware
2 165 (54.10%) Microsoft
3 123 (40.33%) Citrix
4 110 (36.07%) Cisco
5 44 (14.43%) HP
6 37 (12.13%) CheckPoint
7 36 (11.80%) Juniper
8 32 (10.49%) SolarWinds
9 30 (9.84%) F5
10 29 (9.51%) Blue Coat
10 29 (9.51%) Imperva
10 29 (9.51%) Infoblox
11 26 (8.52%) Google
12 24 (7.87%) Dell
12 24 (7.87%) Veeam
13 18 (5.90%) Zscaler
14 15 (4.92%) TIBCO
15 13 (4.26%) NetApp
16 12 (3.93%) EMC
16 12 (3.93%) Symantec