Period
to 4 December 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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 136 122
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 98 231 284
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.37% 2.31% 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 12.33% 12.52% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 89 215 264
Median annual salary £61,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.47% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £32,150
90th Percentile £87,750 £74,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 795 1,845 1,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.24% 18.48% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 705 1,667 1,620
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,515 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +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 4 December 2020.

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 4 December 2020. 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 - 2 £52,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (75.51%) Windows
3 52 (53.06%) Microsoft
4 51 (52.04%) Azure
5 48 (48.98%) Active Directory
6 40 (40.82%) PowerShell
7 38 (38.78%) Windows Server
8 36 (36.73%) Finance
9 30 (30.61%) Cisco
10 29 (29.59%) Office 365
11 28 (28.57%) Linux
11 28 (28.57%) Ansible
11 28 (28.57%) Public Cloud
11 28 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 27 (27.55%) AWS
13 26 (26.53%) ITIL
14 24 (24.49%) DNS
14 24 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (22.45%) Windows 10
16 21 (21.43%) Puppet
17 20 (20.41%) SaaS
17 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
17 20 (20.41%) HP
18 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
18 19 (19.39%) Python
18 19 (19.39%) Data Centre
19 18 (18.37%) DevOps
19 18 (18.37%) Citrix
20 17 (17.35%) Firewall
20 17 (17.35%) SQL

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 11 (11.22%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.20%) IIS
2 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.06%) Apache
4 3 (3.06%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 51 (52.04%) Azure
2 29 (29.59%) Office 365
3 27 (27.55%) AWS
4 20 (20.41%) SaaS
5 17 (17.35%) PaaS
6 14 (14.29%) IaaS
7 5 (5.10%) GCP
7 5 (5.10%) OpenShift
8 4 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (4.08%) OneDrive
9 3 (3.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.49%) DNS
2 17 (17.35%) Firewall
3 14 (14.29%) SAN
4 12 (12.24%) DHCP
5 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
6 9 (9.18%) LAN
6 9 (9.18%) WAN
7 6 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (6.12%) VPN
7 6 (6.12%) VSAN
8 5 (5.10%) Skype
9 4 (4.08%) VoIP
10 3 (3.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (3.06%) MPLS
10 3 (3.06%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.04%) Cisco Firepower
11 2 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 3 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.06%) Big Data
3 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.04%) Redis
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.08%) Bitbucket
2 4 (4.08%) GitLab
3 3 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.06%) Gradle
3 3 (3.06%) Maven
4 2 (2.04%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.02%) MSI
5 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Banking
3 6 (6.12%) Law
4 5 (5.10%) Marketing
5 2 (2.04%) Police
5 2 (2.04%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (16.33%) VMware Engineer
3 15 (15.31%) Storage Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) Administrator
6 10 (10.20%) Architect
6 10 (10.20%) IT Engineer
7 9 (9.18%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (9.18%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 9 (9.18%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) Network Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) Windows Administrator
9 7 (7.14%) AWS Administrator
9 7 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.12%) Backup Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) Storage and Backup Engineer
11 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) Kafka
2 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.04%) JSON
2 2 (2.04%) LAMP
2 2 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (2.04%) Node.js
2 2 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.02%) LDAP
3 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.02%) Web Services
3 1 (1.02%) WSH
3 1 (1.02%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 19 (19.39%) Data Centre
3 15 (15.31%) Client/Server
4 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (6.12%) EMC VNXe
5 6 (6.12%) FlexPod
5 6 (6.12%) Replication
5 6 (6.12%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 5 (5.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (5.10%) Private Cloud
7 4 (4.08%) Fat Client
7 4 (4.08%) Thin Client
8 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (2.04%) Clustering
9 2 (2.04%) EMC VNX
9 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (2.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 74 (75.51%) Windows
2 38 (38.78%) Windows Server
3 28 (28.57%) Linux
4 24 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (22.45%) Windows 10
6 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (12.24%) Windows 7
9 11 (11.22%) Unix
10 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2019
11 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (4.08%) Debian
13 3 (3.06%) Android
13 3 (3.06%) CentOS
14 2 (2.04%) Windows 8
15 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
15 1 (1.02%) Check Point GAiA
15 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (26.53%) ITIL
3 18 (18.37%) DevOps
4 14 (14.29%) ITSM
5 13 (13.27%) Change Control
6 12 (12.24%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.22%) Infrastructure Automation
8 10 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (10.20%) Service Management
9 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.16%) Patch Management
9 8 (8.16%) Problem Management
9 8 (8.16%) Project Delivery
10 7 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity
11 6 (6.12%) High Availability
11 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure as Code
11 6 (6.12%) Proactive Monitoring
12 5 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (5.10%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.82%) PowerShell
2 19 (19.39%) Python
3 17 (17.35%) SQL
4 10 (10.20%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.10%) Java
5 5 (5.10%) PHP
6 4 (4.08%) C#
7 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.06%) VB
8 2 (2.04%) Perl
8 2 (2.04%) Ruby
8 2 (2.04%) VBScript
9 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) Degree
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.08%) CCNA
4 4 (4.08%) MCP
4 4 (4.08%) MCSE
4 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.04%) CISM
7 1 (1.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.02%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.02%) CCSP
7 1 (1.02%) CISA
7 1 (1.02%) CISSP
7 1 (1.02%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) GDPR
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 48 (48.98%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
3 15 (15.31%) Docker
4 13 (13.27%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.16%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (6.12%) vSphere
7 4 (4.08%) XenApp
7 4 (4.08%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (2.04%) VMware NSX
9 2 (2.04%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.02%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.02%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (1.02%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.02%) Firmware
10 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (28.57%) Ansible
2 21 (21.43%) Puppet
3 17 (17.35%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (17.35%) Terraform
4 16 (16.33%) SCCM
5 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (12.24%) vCenter Server
6 10 (10.20%) Kubernetes
7 9 (9.18%) WSUS
8 5 (5.10%) NetBackup
9 3 (3.06%) Prometheus
9 3 (3.06%) ZABBIX
10 2 (2.04%) FortiGate
10 2 (2.04%) HAProxy
10 2 (2.04%) Packer
10 2 (2.04%) Rancher
10 2 (2.04%) SCOM
11 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (1.02%) Nessus
11 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 30 (30.61%) Cisco
4 20 (20.41%) HP
5 18 (18.37%) Citrix
6 11 (11.22%) EMC
7 9 (9.18%) SolarWinds
8 8 (8.16%) Dell
9 7 (7.14%) NetApp
10 6 (6.12%) Isilon
11 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
11 5 (5.10%) Veeam
12 4 (4.08%) CheckPoint
12 4 (4.08%) Fortinet
13 3 (3.06%) CA
13 3 (3.06%) Lotus
13 3 (3.06%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (3.06%) SAP
13 3 (3.06%) Splunk
13 3 (3.06%) Symantec