Period
to 17 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 68 69
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 +33
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 165 40 149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.88% 2.96% 3.80%
As % of the System Software category 28.50% 18.87% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 136 34 133
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,075 £23,700
25th Percentile £36,250 £29,250 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £48,750 £50,313 £48,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 579 212 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.14% 15.68% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 450 181 636
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £38,175
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.78% -3.35%
75th Percentile £53,438 £55,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £63,875 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £56,628 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.96% +10.00% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. 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
Northamptonshire +6 53 £40,000 +6.67% 11
Nottinghamshire +6 34 £42,500 +25.93% 13
Lincolnshire - 34 £37,500 - 2
Derbyshire -11 24 £32,500 +18.18% 9
Leicestershire -43 20 £48,750 +33.56% 17
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 165 (100.00%) VMware
2 115 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 107 (64.85%) Windows
4 89 (53.94%) Windows Server
5 84 (50.91%) Microsoft
6 73 (44.24%) Azure
6 73 (44.24%) Microsoft 365
7 62 (37.58%) Linux
7 62 (37.58%) Hyper-V
8 55 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 48 (29.09%) vSphere
10 46 (27.88%) Problem-Solving
11 45 (27.27%) Cisco
12 41 (24.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 40 (24.24%) Citrix
14 37 (22.42%) Social Skills
15 36 (21.82%) LAN
16 35 (21.21%) ITIL
17 34 (20.61%) SQL
17 34 (20.61%) DNS
17 34 (20.61%) PowerShell
18 33 (20.00%) WAN
18 33 (20.00%) DHCP
18 33 (20.00%) MCSA
18 33 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
19 31 (18.79%) Data Centre
19 31 (18.79%) Firewall
20 30 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
21 28 (16.97%) Windows 10
22 27 (16.36%) Windows Server 2019

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 17 (10.30%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.85%) IIS
4 7 (4.24%) OpenROAD
4 7 (4.24%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.64%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.64%) Siemens NX
2 6 (3.64%) Solid Edge
3 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Teamcenter
2 3 (1.82%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 73 (44.24%) Azure
1 73 (44.24%) Microsoft 365
2 18 (10.91%) SaaS
3 15 (9.09%) PaaS
4 14 (8.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (7.27%) OneDrive
6 9 (5.45%) IaaS
7 7 (4.24%) Mimecast
7 7 (4.24%) Power Platform
8 6 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (3.64%) Power Automate
8 6 (3.64%) PowerApps
9 4 (2.42%) AWS
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.61%) GitHub
10 1 (0.61%) Slack
10 1 (0.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.82%) LAN
2 34 (20.61%) DNS
3 33 (20.00%) DHCP
3 33 (20.00%) WAN
4 31 (18.79%) Firewall
5 24 (14.55%) SAN
6 21 (12.73%) Wireless
7 18 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (7.27%) VLAN
9 11 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 11 (6.67%) VPN
10 9 (5.45%) Internet
11 7 (4.24%) Skype
12 5 (3.03%) HTTPS
12 5 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
13 3 (1.82%) PBX
13 3 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.82%) RTP
13 3 (1.82%) SNMP
13 3 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.24%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (4.24%) Ingres
3 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.61%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.85%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.64%) JIRA
3 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (3.03%) GitLab
4 5 (3.03%) Gradle
5 2 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (22.42%) Social Skills
2 22 (13.33%) Public Sector
3 19 (11.52%) Telecoms
4 14 (8.48%) Manufacturing
5 13 (7.88%) Automotive
6 11 (6.67%) Back Office
7 6 (3.64%) Retail
8 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.03%) Police
9 3 (1.82%) Finance
9 3 (1.82%) Law
10 2 (1.21%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (1.21%) Games
10 2 (1.21%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.61%) Legal
11 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (22.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 37 (22.42%) Support Engineer
2 32 (19.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 25 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 25 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 25 (15.15%) IT Engineer
4 17 (10.30%) IT Support
5 12 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 11 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
7 9 (5.45%) Team Leader
8 8 (4.85%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 7 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.24%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.24%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
10 6 (3.64%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.24%) Entity Framework
1 7 (4.24%) WCF
1 7 (4.24%) WPF
2 5 (3.03%) .NET
2 5 (3.03%) REST
3 4 (2.42%) EDI
4 3 (1.82%) Kafka
4 3 (1.82%) Web Services
5 2 (1.21%) XMPP
6 1 (0.61%) ARM Templates
6 1 (0.61%) Flash
6 1 (0.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.79%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.88%) Driving Licence
3 10 (6.06%) User Experience
4 8 (4.85%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.85%) FMCG
5 7 (4.24%) Legacy Systems
5 7 (4.24%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.24%) PKI
5 7 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (3.64%) CCTV
7 5 (3.03%) Replication
8 4 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.42%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.82%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.21%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.21%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 1 (0.61%) Handset
11 1 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 107 (64.85%) Windows
2 89 (53.94%) Windows Server
3 62 (37.58%) Linux
4 33 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 28 (16.97%) Windows 10
6 27 (16.36%) Windows Server 2019
7 25 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (7.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (5.45%) CentOS
10 8 (4.85%) Windows 7
11 7 (4.24%) Android
12 6 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.82%) Unix
14 2 (1.21%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.88%) Problem-Solving
2 41 (24.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 35 (21.21%) ITIL
4 27 (16.36%) Project Management
5 25 (15.15%) Patch Management
6 17 (10.30%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (9.70%) DevOps
8 14 (8.48%) Open Source
9 12 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (7.27%) Security Patching
10 10 (6.06%) Capacity Management
10 10 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure as Code
10 10 (6.06%) Migration
10 10 (6.06%) Validation
11 9 (5.45%) Data Protection
12 8 (4.85%) Computer Science
12 8 (4.85%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.85%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (4.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 34 (20.61%) PowerShell
1 34 (20.61%) SQL
2 12 (7.27%) C#
3 7 (4.24%) Bash Shell
3 7 (4.24%) C
3 7 (4.24%) Ingres ABF
3 7 (4.24%) Python
4 5 (3.03%) Java
4 5 (3.03%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 55 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (20.00%) MCSA
3 20 (12.12%) MCITP
4 18 (10.91%) Citrix Certification
5 16 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (8.48%) MCSE
7 9 (5.45%) CCNA
7 9 (5.45%) CCNP
7 9 (5.45%) VCAP
8 8 (4.85%) Security Cleared
9 7 (4.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (3.64%) Degree
10 6 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (3.03%) CCDP
11 5 (3.03%) MCP
12 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.45%) GDPR
2 8 (4.85%) SLA
3 6 (3.64%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.42%) QA
6 2 (1.21%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 115 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 62 (37.58%) Hyper-V
3 48 (29.09%) vSphere
4 30 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (13.94%) XenApp
6 18 (10.91%) XenDesktop
7 9 (5.45%) NFS
8 8 (4.85%) Docker
9 7 (4.24%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (4.24%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (2.42%) KVM
11 2 (1.21%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.61%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.61%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (13.33%) SCCM
2 16 (9.70%) Ansible
3 12 (7.27%) WSUS
4 11 (6.67%) Kubernetes
5 7 (4.24%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (4.24%) SCOM
5 7 (4.24%) vCenter Server
6 6 (3.64%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (3.64%) vRealize
7 5 (3.03%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.42%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.82%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (1.82%) Rancher
9 3 (1.82%) Sysdig
9 3 (1.82%) Terraform
10 2 (1.21%) HP SIM
10 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 165 (100.00%) VMware
2 84 (50.91%) Microsoft
3 45 (27.27%) Cisco
4 40 (24.24%) Citrix
5 13 (7.88%) Veeam
6 11 (6.67%) Avaya
6 11 (6.67%) Dell
7 10 (6.06%) SAP
8 9 (5.45%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.24%) Actian
9 7 (4.24%) Aruba
9 7 (4.24%) McAfee
9 7 (4.24%) Sophos
9 7 (4.24%) Telerik
9 7 (4.24%) Xamarin
10 6 (3.64%) NetApp
10 6 (3.64%) Siemens
11 5 (3.03%) HP
11 5 (3.03%) IBM
11 5 (3.03%) Veritas