Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 170 117 133
Rank change year-on-year -53 +16 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 89 84 230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.48% 2.30% 2.31%
As % of the System Software category 8.36% 11.68% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 64 211
10th Percentile £37,125 £33,125 £25,750
25th Percentile £49,375 £47,500 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.08% +9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £76,563 £70,313 £67,500
90th Percentile £92,025 £77,500 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -

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 1,064 719 1,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.71% 19.67% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 998 644 1,729
10th Percentile £38,440 £36,250 £28,450
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £44,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £95,000 £83,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £92,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £71,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.19% +3.85% +8.33%

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 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 89 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (65.17%) Windows
3 54 (60.67%) Active Directory
4 49 (55.06%) Azure
5 41 (46.07%) Microsoft
6 35 (39.33%) Microsoft 365
7 33 (37.08%) PowerShell
8 28 (31.46%) Windows Server
9 25 (28.09%) Service Delivery
10 24 (26.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 23 (25.84%) Social Skills
12 21 (23.60%) Citrix
12 21 (23.60%) DNS
13 20 (22.47%) HP
13 20 (22.47%) Finance
14 19 (21.35%) DHCP
14 19 (21.35%) Hyper-V
15 18 (20.22%) Cisco
15 18 (20.22%) Windows 10
16 17 (19.10%) Linux
17 16 (17.98%) Firewall
18 14 (15.73%) Migration
18 14 (15.73%) ITIL
18 14 (15.73%) AWS
18 14 (15.73%) vSphere
18 14 (15.73%) VMware ESXi
18 14 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
19 13 (14.61%) Task Automation
19 13 (14.61%) Azure Active Directory
19 13 (14.61%) Data Centre

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 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.99%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.49%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.37%) IIS
5 3 (3.37%) nginx
6 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.12%) Confluence
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.12%) JBoss
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 49 (55.06%) Azure
2 35 (39.33%) Microsoft 365
3 14 (15.73%) AWS
4 13 (14.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (10.11%) GCP
6 7 (7.87%) IaaS
7 4 (4.49%) Azure Storage
8 3 (3.37%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 3 (3.37%) OpenShift
9 2 (2.25%) GitHub
9 2 (2.25%) Mimecast
9 2 (2.25%) OneDrive
9 2 (2.25%) PaaS
9 2 (2.25%) SaaS
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.12%) Azure App Service
10 1 (1.12%) MinIO
10 1 (1.12%) Route 53
10 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.60%) DNS
2 19 (21.35%) DHCP
3 16 (17.98%) Firewall
4 13 (14.61%) SAN
5 8 (8.99%) LAN
5 8 (8.99%) Network Security
5 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.87%) WAN
6 7 (7.87%) WebEx
7 6 (6.74%) NetScaler
8 5 (5.62%) Skype
9 4 (4.49%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (4.49%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (4.49%) Ethernet
9 4 (4.49%) SD-WAN
9 4 (4.49%) VPN
10 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.37%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (3.37%) Wireless
11 2 (2.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) InfluxDB
2 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.37%) ArangoDB
4 2 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.49%) Maven
4 3 (3.37%) Gradle
5 2 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.25%) GitLab
5 2 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.25%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.12%) Ant
6 1 (1.12%) JIRA
6 1 (1.12%) MSI
General
1 23 (25.84%) Social Skills
2 20 (22.47%) Finance
3 11 (12.36%) Banking
4 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (10.11%) Financial Institution
5 9 (10.11%) Legal
6 5 (5.62%) Law
6 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
7 4 (4.49%) Front Office
8 2 (2.25%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.12%) Advertising
9 1 (1.12%) Back Office
9 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.12%) Police
9 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
9 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Architect
3 12 (13.48%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Azure Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Desktop Support
7 6 (6.74%) IT Support
7 6 (6.74%) SAN Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Storage Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) SAN Storage Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) JSON
2 3 (3.37%) Kafka
3 2 (2.25%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.12%) ADO
4 1 (1.12%) ARM Templates
4 1 (1.12%) Middleware
4 1 (1.12%) RAML
4 1 (1.12%) REST
4 1 (1.12%) RESTful
4 1 (1.12%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.12%) Spring
4 1 (1.12%) Swagger
4 1 (1.12%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.11%) Public Cloud
3 8 (8.99%) Hedge funds
4 7 (7.87%) Blackberry
5 6 (6.74%) Cloud Native
6 5 (5.62%) Clustering
6 5 (5.62%) Replication
6 5 (5.62%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (4.49%) PKI
8 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.12%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.12%) EMC VNXe
9 1 (1.12%) FlexPod
9 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.12%) iPhone
9 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.12%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 58 (65.17%) Windows
2 28 (31.46%) Windows Server
3 18 (20.22%) Windows 10
4 17 (19.10%) Linux
5 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.25%) CentOS
8 2 (2.25%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.12%) Android
9 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Service Delivery
2 24 (26.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (15.73%) ITIL
3 14 (15.73%) Migration
3 14 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (14.61%) Task Automation
5 12 (13.48%) DevOps
6 11 (12.36%) Data Protection
7 10 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (11.24%) Load Balancing
8 9 (10.11%) Server Management
8 9 (10.11%) Service Management
9 8 (8.99%) Change Management
9 8 (8.99%) Project Delivery
10 6 (6.74%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.74%) Decision-Making
10 6 (6.74%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (5.62%) Break/Fix
11 5 (5.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) PowerShell
2 13 (14.61%) Python
3 10 (11.24%) SQL
4 4 (4.49%) Java
4 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.25%) Go
7 1 (1.12%) Groovy
7 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.11%) Degree
3 6 (6.74%) CCNA
3 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.62%) MCSE
5 3 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) GDPR
1 8 (8.99%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) NIST
System Software
1 54 (60.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.35%) Hyper-V
3 14 (15.73%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (15.73%) vSphere
4 10 (11.24%) XenApp
5 7 (7.87%) Docker
6 5 (5.62%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (5.62%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (4.49%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (4.49%) VMware NSX
8 3 (3.37%) KVM
9 2 (2.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.25%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.12%) Firmware
10 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (13.48%) SCCM
3 11 (12.36%) Terraform
4 10 (11.24%) Ansible
5 7 (7.87%) NetBackup
6 6 (6.74%) Grafana
6 6 (6.74%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (6.74%) vCenter Server
7 5 (5.62%) Puppet
7 5 (5.62%) SCOM
8 4 (4.49%) FortiGate
8 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
8 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (4.49%) OfficeScan
8 4 (4.49%) PowerCLI
8 4 (4.49%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 4 (4.49%) WSUS
9 3 (3.37%) HAProxy
10 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (2.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (46.07%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.60%) Citrix
4 20 (22.47%) HP
5 18 (20.22%) Cisco
6 10 (11.24%) Nimble Storage
7 9 (10.11%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.87%) Dell
8 7 (7.87%) Google
9 6 (6.74%) Altiris
9 6 (6.74%) CommVault
9 6 (6.74%) EMC
9 6 (6.74%) McAfee
9 6 (6.74%) NetApp
10 5 (5.62%) 3PAR
10 5 (5.62%) IBM
11 4 (4.49%) Apple
11 4 (4.49%) CA
11 4 (4.49%) ServiceNow
11 4 (4.49%) Veritas