Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 101 98
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 300 291 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.71% 2.85% 3.16%
As % of the System Software category 18.36% 19.36% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 276 259 350
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,900 £32,500
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% +16.40%

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 1,634 1,503 1,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.78% 14.72% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,512 1,380 1,351
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,475 £28,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.15% +7.00% +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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -4 5 £51,500 +14.44%
VMware Infrastructure
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 300 (100.00%) VMware
2 221 (73.67%) Windows
3 171 (57.00%) Active Directory
4 166 (55.33%) Microsoft
5 119 (39.67%) Windows Server
6 110 (36.67%) Citrix
6 110 (36.67%) Firewall
7 104 (34.67%) ITIL
8 103 (34.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 102 (34.00%) Finance
10 100 (33.33%) DNS
11 97 (32.33%) PowerShell
12 91 (30.33%) MS Exchange
13 86 (28.67%) Office 365
14 82 (27.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 80 (26.67%) Linux
16 74 (24.67%) Amazon AWS
17 73 (24.33%) Cisco
18 68 (22.67%) DHCP
18 68 (22.67%) Hyper-V
19 66 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
19 66 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 62 (20.67%) SQL Server
21 61 (20.33%) Windows 7
22 59 (19.67%) Microsoft Office
23 57 (19.00%) VPN
23 57 (19.00%) Python
23 57 (19.00%) SAN
24 53 (17.67%) TCP/IP
24 53 (17.67%) WAN

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 91 (30.33%) MS Exchange
2 41 (13.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 19 (6.33%) Skype for Business
5 17 (5.67%) OpenStack
6 15 (5.00%) IIS
7 13 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (4.00%) Apache
9 8 (2.67%) Confluence
9 8 (2.67%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.67%) nginx
11 3 (1.00%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.67%) CMS
12 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.33%) JBoss
13 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (19.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.33%) Infor SunSystems
2 10 (3.33%) ReMetrica
3 5 (1.67%) MetaTrader
4 3 (1.00%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.33%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.33%) Maximo
5 1 (0.33%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.33%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 103 (34.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (28.67%) Office 365
3 74 (24.67%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (5.00%) IaaS
5 13 (4.33%) SaaS
6 11 (3.67%) OpenShift
7 8 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (2.67%) Mimecast
7 8 (2.67%) PaaS
8 7 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (1.67%) NuGet
10 4 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.33%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.33%) GitHub
10 4 (1.33%) Slack
11 2 (0.67%) G Suite
11 2 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.67%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 110 (36.67%) Firewall
2 100 (33.33%) DNS
3 68 (22.67%) DHCP
4 57 (19.00%) SAN
4 57 (19.00%) VPN
5 53 (17.67%) TCP/IP
5 53 (17.67%) WAN
6 39 (13.00%) LAN
7 26 (8.67%) Cisco IOS
8 25 (8.33%) NetScaler
9 24 (8.00%) Network Security
10 22 (7.33%) NX-OS
11 21 (7.00%) MPLS
12 20 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (6.00%) Skype
15 17 (5.67%) Internet
16 16 (5.33%) Wireless
17 15 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 15 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.67%) MySQL
4 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.00%) InfluxDB
8 3 (1.00%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.67%) Redis
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.33%) JIRA
2 13 (4.33%) Maven
3 11 (3.67%) Ant
4 10 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.67%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.00%) Gradle
6 6 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (1.67%) CA Release Automation
7 5 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.67%) Fiddler
7 5 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 5 (1.67%) ReSharper
7 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.33%) Metasploit
9 3 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.67%) MSI
General
1 102 (34.00%) Finance
2 24 (8.00%) Advertising
3 14 (4.67%) Law
4 12 (4.00%) Banking
5 11 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.33%) Legal
7 5 (1.67%) Billing
8 4 (1.33%) Military
9 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Retail
10 2 (0.67%) Back Office
10 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.33%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (17.33%) Analyst
2 47 (15.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (13.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (12.33%) Support Engineer
5 26 (8.67%) Administrator
5 26 (8.67%) Service Analyst
6 25 (8.33%) IT Support
7 22 (7.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 20 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 19 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
10 18 (6.00%) Desktop Support
10 18 (6.00%) IT Engineer
11 17 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
12 16 (5.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 16 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
13 15 (5.00%) Network Security Specialist
13 15 (5.00%) Network Specialist
13 15 (5.00%) Security Specialist
13 15 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.00%) .NET
2 15 (5.00%) Web Services
3 11 (3.67%) LDAP
4 10 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (3.33%) X-Windows
5 9 (3.00%) JSON
5 9 (3.00%) Middleware
6 6 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (2.00%) REST
6 6 (2.00%) SOAP
6 6 (2.00%) XML
7 5 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (1.67%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (1.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 4 (1.33%) CSS
8 4 (1.33%) LAMP
8 4 (1.33%) Node.js
8 4 (1.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.33%) Data Centre
2 32 (10.67%) Management Information System
3 21 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (5.33%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.00%) Replication
7 11 (3.67%) Public Cloud
8 10 (3.33%) Blackberry
9 9 (3.00%) Microsoft Licensing
9 9 (3.00%) User Experience
9 9 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.67%) Clustering
10 8 (2.67%) EMC VMAX
10 8 (2.67%) Enterprise Cloud
11 7 (2.33%) iPhone
12 6 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (2.00%) HP StoreVirtual
12 6 (2.00%) PKI
13 5 (1.67%) BYOD
13 5 (1.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 221 (73.67%) Windows
2 119 (39.67%) Windows Server
3 82 (27.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 80 (26.67%) Linux
5 66 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (20.33%) Windows 7
7 52 (17.33%) Windows 10
8 20 (6.67%) Unix
9 18 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (4.67%) CentOS
11 14 (4.67%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.00%) Android
13 5 (1.67%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.67%) Solaris
16 1 (0.33%) BlackBerry OS
16 1 (0.33%) Debian
16 1 (0.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (34.67%) ITIL
2 66 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 51 (17.00%) DevOps
4 42 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (11.67%) Configuration Management
7 31 (10.33%) Project Management
8 25 (8.33%) Patch Management
9 23 (7.67%) Problem Management
10 21 (7.00%) Service Delivery
11 20 (6.67%) Service Management
12 19 (6.33%) Migration
13 17 (5.67%) ITSM
13 17 (5.67%) Kalman Filter
14 16 (5.33%) Mentoring
15 15 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
16 14 (4.67%) Change Management
16 14 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (4.67%) High Availability
17 13 (4.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 97 (32.33%) PowerShell
2 57 (19.00%) Python
3 48 (16.00%) SQL
4 38 (12.67%) Bash Shell
5 22 (7.33%) Perl
6 15 (5.00%) Java
7 14 (4.67%) Ruby
8 11 (3.67%) C#
9 10 (3.33%) PHP
10 7 (2.33%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.67%) C++
12 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.00%) VBScript
13 2 (0.67%) C
13 2 (0.67%) Scala
13 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.33%) ES6
14 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (10.33%) Degree
3 23 (7.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (6.67%) CCNP
5 16 (5.33%) CCNA
6 14 (4.67%) MCSE
7 11 (3.67%) CISSP
7 11 (3.67%) MCSA
8 10 (3.33%) CCIE
8 10 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (3.33%) RHCE
9 8 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.67%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.33%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.00%) CCSE
11 6 (2.00%) CLAS
11 6 (2.00%) MCP
11 6 (2.00%) RHCSA
11 6 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.33%) GDPR
2 6 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.67%) QA
4 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.00%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 171 (57.00%) Active Directory
2 68 (22.67%) Hyper-V
3 50 (16.67%) XenApp
4 47 (15.67%) vSphere
5 46 (15.33%) XenDesktop
6 34 (11.33%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (11.00%) Docker
8 27 (9.00%) XenServer
9 21 (7.00%) Virtual Desktop
10 15 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (4.67%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (2.67%) KVM
13 7 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (1.67%) VirtualBox
15 4 (1.33%) Xen
16 3 (1.00%) DFS Replication
16 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.67%) Firmware
17 2 (0.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 53 (17.67%) Ansible
2 49 (16.33%) Puppet
3 35 (11.67%) SCCM
4 25 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (7.33%) vCenter Server
6 14 (4.67%) SCOM
6 14 (4.67%) Terraform
7 13 (4.33%) Backup Exec
8 12 (4.00%) vRealize
9 10 (3.33%) Nagios
10 9 (3.00%) Kubernetes
11 8 (2.67%) HP Data Protector
12 7 (2.33%) Salt
12 7 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (2.00%) Kibana
13 6 (2.00%) Perfmon
14 5 (1.67%) HP SIM
14 5 (1.67%) logstash
14 5 (1.67%) QRadar
15 4 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 300 (100.00%) VMware
2 166 (55.33%) Microsoft
3 110 (36.67%) Citrix
4 73 (24.33%) Cisco
5 33 (11.00%) HP
6 31 (10.33%) Apple
7 24 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 22 (7.33%) CheckPoint
9 21 (7.00%) Ivanti
10 20 (6.67%) IBM
11 19 (6.33%) Google
11 19 (6.33%) SolarWinds
12 18 (6.00%) F5
12 18 (6.00%) Juniper
13 16 (5.33%) Dell
13 16 (5.33%) Infoblox
14 15 (5.00%) Blue Coat
14 15 (5.00%) EMC
14 15 (5.00%) Imperva
15 14 (4.67%) Veeam