Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 102 93
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 312 305 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.81% 2.96% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 19.31% 22.17% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 289 275 400
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,400 £31,250 £34,875
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 1,616 1,376 1,642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.57% 13.37% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,495 1,253 1,486
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.96% +7.77%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,675
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 5 £55,000 +22.22%
VMware Infrastructure
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 312 (100.00%) VMware
2 212 (67.95%) Windows
3 169 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 162 (51.92%) Active Directory
5 124 (39.74%) Firewall
5 124 (39.74%) PowerShell
6 123 (39.42%) Citrix
7 120 (38.46%) DNS
8 112 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 106 (33.97%) Cisco
9 106 (33.97%) Windows Server
10 99 (31.73%) Finance
11 85 (27.24%) MS Exchange
12 84 (26.92%) ITIL
13 80 (25.64%) DHCP
14 79 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
14 79 (25.32%) Office 365
15 78 (25.00%) Linux
16 76 (24.36%) SQL Server
17 75 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
18 73 (23.40%) WAN
19 62 (19.87%) SAN
19 62 (19.87%) Puppet
19 62 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
20 60 (19.23%) XenApp
21 59 (18.91%) XenDesktop
22 56 (17.95%) SQL
23 54 (17.31%) Microsoft Office
24 53 (16.99%) VPN
24 53 (16.99%) Hyper-V

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 85 (27.24%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (9.29%) IIS
3 29 (9.29%) SharePoint
4 26 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (6.09%) Skype for Business
6 18 (5.77%) Confluence
7 15 (4.81%) Tomcat
8 13 (4.17%) Apache
9 11 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.60%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.60%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.96%) nginx
12 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (17.31%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.85%) MetaTrader
2 8 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.92%) Infor SunSystems
3 6 (1.92%) ReMetrica
4 2 (0.64%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.32%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 112 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (25.32%) Office 365
3 21 (6.73%) IaaS
4 13 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (3.85%) NuGet
6 9 (2.88%) SaaS
7 8 (2.56%) PaaS
8 7 (2.24%) GitHub
9 5 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.60%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.60%) Mimecast
10 4 (1.28%) Slack
11 3 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.64%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.64%) Route 53
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.32%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 124 (39.74%) Firewall
2 120 (38.46%) DNS
3 80 (25.64%) DHCP
4 73 (23.40%) WAN
5 62 (19.87%) SAN
6 53 (16.99%) VPN
7 51 (16.35%) Cisco IOS
8 48 (15.38%) NX-OS
9 47 (15.06%) TCP/IP
10 45 (14.42%) LAN
11 42 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
11 42 (13.46%) NetScaler
11 42 (13.46%) Network Security
12 40 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
13 38 (12.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 38 (12.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 37 (11.86%) MPLS
15 27 (8.65%) WLAN
16 25 (8.01%) BGP
17 24 (7.69%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.92%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.92%) MySQL
5 4 (1.28%) Big Data
5 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.32%) HBase
8 1 (0.32%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.32%) MS Access
8 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (7.69%) JIRA
1 24 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
2 21 (6.73%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.09%) TeamCity
4 17 (5.45%) Visual Studio
5 13 (4.17%) Maven
6 12 (3.85%) Ant
6 12 (3.85%) CA Release Automation
6 12 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 12 (3.85%) Fiddler
6 12 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 12 (3.85%) ReSharper
6 12 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.88%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.96%) MSI
9 3 (0.96%) Subversion
10 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.32%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
General
1 99 (31.73%) Finance
2 12 (3.85%) Law
3 11 (3.53%) Advertising
3 11 (3.53%) Legal
4 10 (3.21%) Banking
5 8 (2.56%) Billing
6 7 (2.24%) Military
7 5 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.64%) Back Office
8 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.64%) Marketing
8 2 (0.64%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (19.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 45 (14.42%) Analyst
3 37 (11.86%) Network Security Specialist
3 37 (11.86%) Security Specialist
4 33 (10.58%) Network Specialist
5 32 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 31 (9.94%) Support Engineer
7 27 (8.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 24 (7.69%) Administrator
8 24 (7.69%) Architect
8 24 (7.69%) IT Support
9 22 (7.05%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
9 22 (7.05%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
10 19 (6.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 19 (6.09%) Senior Network Security Specialist
10 19 (6.09%) Senior Network Specialist
10 19 (6.09%) Senior Security Specialist
11 18 (5.77%) IT Engineer
11 18 (5.77%) Service Analyst
12 17 (5.45%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.33%) .NET
2 25 (8.01%) Web Services
3 22 (7.05%) ASP.NET
4 19 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (4.81%) JSON
6 13 (4.17%) REST
7 12 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
7 12 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (3.85%) SOAP
7 12 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
7 12 (3.85%) XML
8 9 (2.88%) X-Windows
9 8 (2.56%) LDAP
10 5 (1.60%) Spark Streaming
11 3 (0.96%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 3 (0.96%) CSS
11 3 (0.96%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (0.96%) Flash
11 3 (0.96%) LAMP
11 3 (0.96%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.94%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.29%) Management Information System
3 23 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.77%) Blackberry
4 18 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (5.13%) Replication
6 15 (4.81%) Enterprise Cloud
7 14 (4.49%) Computer Science
8 13 (4.17%) Public Cloud
9 10 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
10 8 (2.56%) Fat Client
10 8 (2.56%) iPhone
10 8 (2.56%) Thin Client
11 7 (2.24%) User Experience
12 6 (1.92%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (1.28%) Fintech
14 4 (1.28%) PKI
15 2 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 212 (67.95%) Windows
2 106 (33.97%) Windows Server
3 78 (25.00%) Linux
4 75 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 46 (14.74%) Windows 10
8 21 (6.73%) CentOS
9 18 (5.77%) Unix
10 12 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (3.53%) Windows 8
12 8 (2.56%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.60%) Android
14 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.32%) BlackBerry OS
16 1 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.32%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.92%) ITIL
2 51 (16.35%) DevOps
3 37 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
4 36 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 26 (8.33%) Change Management
5 26 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 25 (8.01%) Migration
6 25 (8.01%) Patch Management
7 24 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 24 (7.69%) Task Automation
8 23 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (7.37%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 22 (7.05%) Project Management
10 21 (6.73%) Service Management
11 20 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (6.41%) ITSM
11 20 (6.41%) Problem Management
12 18 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
13 17 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.45%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 124 (39.74%) PowerShell
2 56 (17.95%) SQL
3 51 (16.35%) Python
4 25 (8.01%) Perl
5 24 (7.69%) C#
6 22 (7.05%) Java
7 20 (6.41%) Bash Shell
8 17 (5.45%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.88%) C
9 9 (2.88%) Ruby
10 8 (2.56%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.24%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.60%) PHP
12 5 (1.60%) Scala
12 5 (1.60%) VBScript
13 3 (0.96%) C++
14 1 (0.32%) ES6
14 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (13.46%) CCNP
3 23 (7.37%) CCIE
4 22 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (6.09%) Degree
6 17 (5.45%) CISSP
7 15 (4.81%) CCSE
7 15 (4.81%) CLAS
7 15 (4.81%) MCSE
8 14 (4.49%) CCNA
9 12 (3.85%) MCSA
10 11 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (2.56%) Security Cleared
12 7 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.24%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.60%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.60%) MCP
14 4 (1.28%) AWS Certification
15 3 (0.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.17%) SLA
2 12 (3.85%) QA
3 6 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.28%) GDPR
5 3 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.32%) GCP
System Software
1 162 (51.92%) Active Directory
2 60 (19.23%) XenApp
3 59 (18.91%) XenDesktop
4 53 (16.99%) Hyper-V
5 43 (13.78%) vSphere
6 33 (10.58%) XenServer
7 27 (8.65%) Docker
7 27 (8.65%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (4.49%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (2.24%) KVM
12 6 (1.92%) Xen
13 4 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.96%) StorNext
14 3 (0.96%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.96%) Xsan
15 2 (0.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 62 (19.87%) Puppet
2 44 (14.10%) SCCM
3 36 (11.54%) Ansible
4 32 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (9.29%) Terraform
6 15 (4.81%) Perfmon
7 13 (4.17%) Backup Exec
8 12 (3.85%) Kibana
8 12 (3.85%) logstash
8 12 (3.85%) vCenter Server
9 10 (3.21%) HP Data Protector
9 10 (3.21%) WSUS
10 9 (2.88%) Nagios
11 8 (2.56%) Kubernetes
12 6 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (1.60%) HP SIM
13 5 (1.60%) Mesos
13 5 (1.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 4 (1.28%) Salt
14 4 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 312 (100.00%) VMware
2 169 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 123 (39.42%) Citrix
4 106 (33.97%) Cisco
5 45 (14.42%) Juniper
6 41 (13.14%) CheckPoint
6 41 (13.14%) F5
7 40 (12.82%) HP
8 39 (12.50%) Infoblox
9 38 (12.18%) Blue Coat
9 38 (12.18%) Imperva
10 35 (11.22%) SolarWinds
11 30 (9.62%) Google
12 25 (8.01%) Apple
13 23 (7.37%) Dell
13 23 (7.37%) Zscaler
14 18 (5.77%) IBM
14 18 (5.77%) Veeam
15 17 (5.45%) NetApp
16 16 (5.13%) Ivanti