Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 116 104
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 210 269 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 2.60% 2.92%
As % of the System Software category 13.04% 15.72% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 185 227 275
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +8.25% -2.51%
10th Percentile £25,500 £33,100 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £95,000 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +8.25% -3.00%

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 1,611 1,711 1,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.59% 16.57% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,422 1,550 1,392
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +12.61% +11.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,375 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +10.00%

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 24 January 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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.

1 210 (100.00%) VMware
2 163 (77.62%) Windows
3 104 (49.52%) Active Directory
4 100 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 98 (46.67%) Windows Server
6 88 (41.90%) Office 365
7 87 (41.43%) Hyper-V
8 85 (40.48%) PowerShell
9 79 (37.62%) Azure
10 60 (28.57%) Citrix
10 60 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
11 58 (27.62%) AWS
12 55 (26.19%) TCP/IP
13 50 (23.81%) Degree
13 50 (23.81%) DevOps
14 45 (21.43%) DNS
14 45 (21.43%) MS Exchange
15 42 (20.00%) SQL
16 41 (19.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 39 (18.57%) Windows 10
18 38 (18.10%) Terraform
18 38 (18.10%) Windows 7
18 38 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
19 34 (16.19%) DHCP
20 33 (15.71%) Linux
21 31 (14.76%) SAN
22 30 (14.29%) BGP
23 29 (13.81%) Computer Science
23 29 (13.81%) SCCM
24 28 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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 45 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.29%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.90%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.43%) IIS
9 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (10.48%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 88 (41.90%) Office 365
2 79 (37.62%) Azure
3 58 (27.62%) AWS
4 8 (3.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.33%) Azure Stack
5 7 (3.33%) GCP
5 7 (3.33%) IaaS
6 5 (2.38%) SaaS
7 4 (1.90%) Datadog
7 4 (1.90%) Slack
8 2 (0.95%) PaaS
9 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.48%) GitHub
9 1 (0.48%) npm
9 1 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (26.19%) TCP/IP
2 45 (21.43%) DNS
3 34 (16.19%) DHCP
4 31 (14.76%) SAN
5 30 (14.29%) BGP
6 28 (13.33%) Firewall
7 23 (10.95%) LAN
8 21 (10.00%) VPN
8 21 (10.00%) WAN
9 15 (7.14%) VoIP
10 14 (6.67%) Wireless
11 10 (4.76%) NAS
12 9 (4.29%) VLAN
13 8 (3.81%) SMTP
14 7 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (3.33%) iSCSI
14 7 (3.33%) NetScaler
14 7 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
15 5 (2.38%) OSPF
16 4 (1.90%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.33%) MariaDB
2 7 (3.33%) MySQL
2 7 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 7 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.43%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (7.62%) Visual Studio
1 16 (7.62%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (5.24%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (4.29%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.81%) Vagrant
6 7 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.90%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.90%) JIRA
8 2 (0.95%) MSI
8 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.48%) Ant
9 1 (0.48%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.48%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.48%) Gradle
9 1 (0.48%) Maven
General
1 27 (12.86%) Finance
2 24 (11.43%) Law
3 13 (6.19%) Banking
4 9 (4.29%) Advertising
5 8 (3.81%) Marketing
6 5 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.43%) Legal
9 2 (0.95%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (16.67%) Analyst
2 29 (13.81%) Administrator
2 29 (13.81%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
3 25 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (10.48%) Support Engineer
5 20 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 19 (9.05%) IT Analyst
7 17 (8.10%) IT Support
8 16 (7.62%) Azure Engineer
8 16 (7.62%) Test Engineer
9 15 (7.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 14 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
11 13 (6.19%) Hyper-V Engineer
12 12 (5.71%) Desktop Support
12 12 (5.71%) Service Analyst
13 11 (5.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 11 (5.24%) Service Desk Analyst
14 10 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) REST
2 3 (1.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (1.43%) Flash
2 3 (1.43%) GraphQL
2 3 (1.43%) React
2 3 (1.43%) SOAP
2 3 (1.43%) Spring
2 3 (1.43%) Vue.js
3 2 (0.95%) Kafka
4 1 (0.48%) .NET
4 1 (0.48%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.48%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.48%) SAML
4 1 (0.48%) Sensu
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 22 (10.48%) iPhone
3 14 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 10 (4.76%) Replication
4 10 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.29%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.81%) iPad
6 8 (3.81%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (3.81%) Mobile Computing
7 7 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (2.86%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.86%) Clustering
9 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.90%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.90%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.90%) User Experience
10 3 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 163 (77.62%) Windows
2 98 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 39 (18.57%) Windows 10
4 38 (18.10%) Windows 7
4 38 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (15.71%) Linux
6 24 (11.43%) Android
7 17 (8.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (5.71%) Mac OS
10 10 (4.76%) CentOS
11 8 (3.81%) Mac OS X
11 8 (3.81%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.38%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.38%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.48%) Solaris
15 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 50 (23.81%) DevOps
3 41 (19.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 29 (13.81%) Computer Science
5 28 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (11.90%) API Integration
7 21 (10.00%) ITIL
7 21 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 16 (7.62%) Black-Box Testing
8 16 (7.62%) System Testing
9 15 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
10 12 (5.71%) Project Management
11 11 (5.24%) Migration
11 11 (5.24%) Proactive Monitoring
11 11 (5.24%) Storage Management
12 10 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (4.29%) Electronic Trading
14 8 (3.81%) Service Management
15 7 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 85 (40.48%) PowerShell
2 42 (20.00%) SQL
3 25 (11.90%) Shell Script
4 20 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 19 (9.05%) Python
6 7 (3.33%) Groovy
6 7 (3.33%) Korn
7 5 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.90%) Java
9 2 (0.95%) C#
9 2 (0.95%) C++
9 2 (0.95%) Perl
9 2 (0.95%) VB
10 1 (0.48%) C
10 1 (0.48%) Go
10 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.48%) Ruby
10 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (23.81%) Degree
2 26 (12.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.86%) CCNA
6 5 (2.38%) MCSA
7 4 (1.90%) MCSE
8 3 (1.43%) Avaya Certification
8 3 (1.43%) CCNP
8 3 (1.43%) MCITP
9 2 (0.95%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.95%) CISA
9 2 (0.95%) CISSP
9 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.48%) CISM
10 1 (0.48%) CIW
10 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.48%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.14%) SLA
2 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.43%) NIST
4 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.48%) GDPR
System Software
1 104 (49.52%) Active Directory
2 87 (41.43%) Hyper-V
3 25 (11.90%) VirtualBox
4 23 (10.95%) XenDesktop
5 20 (9.52%) XenApp
6 17 (8.10%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (6.67%) Docker
8 12 (5.71%) vSphere
9 7 (3.33%) KVM
10 6 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.90%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (1.43%) Firmware
14 2 (0.95%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (0.95%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.95%) Xen
15 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 1 (0.48%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 38 (18.10%) Terraform
2 29 (13.81%) SCCM
3 27 (12.86%) Puppet
4 19 (9.05%) Ansible
5 18 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (6.67%) vCenter Server
7 12 (5.71%) Kubernetes
8 11 (5.24%) Grafana
9 10 (4.76%) Packer
10 7 (3.33%) Kibana
10 7 (3.33%) SCOM
11 6 (2.86%) NetBackup
12 5 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (1.90%) Jamf Pro
13 4 (1.90%) Matomo
13 4 (1.90%) Nagios
14 3 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 3 (1.43%) vRealize
14 3 (1.43%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 210 (100.00%) VMware
2 100 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 60 (28.57%) Citrix
4 25 (11.90%) Cisco
4 25 (11.90%) LogicMonitor
5 18 (8.57%) Veeam
6 10 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 9 (4.29%) HP
7 9 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.81%) Avaya
8 8 (3.81%) Dell
8 8 (3.81%) Remedy
8 8 (3.81%) Symantec
9 6 (2.86%) Apple
9 6 (2.86%) Ivanti
9 6 (2.86%) NetApp
9 6 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.38%) F5
10 5 (2.38%) IBM
10 5 (2.38%) Polycom