Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 102 80
Rank change year-on-year +39 -22 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 408 373 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.16% 3.08% 3.47%
As % of the System Software category 25.05% 23.93% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 332 307 355
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £63,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,629 1,559 1,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.59% 12.87% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,211 1,274 1,109
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the East of England.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Hertfordshire +22 216 £52,000 +4.00% 25
Cambridgeshire +46 93 £41,702 +7.30% 10
Bedfordshire 0 44 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Essex +3 31 £52,500 - 12
Norfolk +23 12 £35,000 -4.11%
Suffolk +5 12 £37,000 -11.90% 3
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 408 (100.00%) VMware
2 262 (64.22%) Windows
3 214 (52.45%) Microsoft
4 180 (44.12%) Windows Server
5 172 (42.16%) Active Directory
6 170 (41.67%) Firewall
7 132 (32.35%) Hyper-V
8 130 (31.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 128 (31.37%) Office 365
10 107 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 101 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 101 (24.75%) Linux
12 99 (24.26%) Cisco
13 95 (23.28%) PowerShell
14 92 (22.55%) Citrix
15 84 (20.59%) DNS
15 84 (20.59%) MS Exchange
16 82 (20.10%) ITIL
16 82 (20.10%) vSphere
17 80 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 73 (17.89%) SCCM
19 68 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
20 67 (16.42%) Data Centre
21 65 (15.93%) SQL
21 65 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
22 63 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
23 60 (14.71%) SLA
24 58 (14.22%) VMware ESXi
25 56 (13.73%) NetApp
26 55 (13.48%) SAN

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 84 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 40 (9.80%) OpenStack
3 27 (6.62%) Skype for Business
4 25 (6.13%) SharePoint
5 22 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (2.94%) Tomcat
9 11 (2.70%) GlassFish
9 11 (2.70%) IIS
10 9 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.98%) nginx
12 3 (0.74%) Apache
12 3 (0.74%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.49%) Confluence
13 2 (0.49%) JBoss
13 2 (0.49%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.45%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.74%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) C-CURE
1 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 130 (31.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (31.37%) Office 365
3 68 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (6.62%) IaaS
5 21 (5.15%) PaaS
6 14 (3.43%) SaaS
7 13 (3.19%) Mimecast
8 12 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.98%) Akamai
9 4 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.25%) G Suite
11 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 170 (41.67%) Firewall
2 84 (20.59%) DNS
3 55 (13.48%) SAN
4 54 (13.24%) TCP/IP
5 44 (10.78%) VPN
5 44 (10.78%) WAN
6 43 (10.54%) LAN
7 40 (9.80%) DHCP
8 36 (8.82%) Network Security
8 36 (8.82%) VLAN
9 27 (6.62%) iSCSI
10 23 (5.64%) Remote Desktop
11 22 (5.39%) Fibre Channel
11 22 (5.39%) NAS
11 22 (5.39%) Wireless
12 20 (4.90%) Internet
13 16 (3.92%) Skype
13 16 (3.92%) SSL
14 13 (3.19%) Structured Cabling
15 9 (2.21%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.21%) Big Data
3 8 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (0.98%) GIS
5 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.98%) MySQL
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.98%) Redis
6 3 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.49%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.25%) Power BI
8 1 (0.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (2.70%) Vagrant
2 9 (2.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.47%) Subversion
3 6 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.98%) Ant
5 4 (0.98%) JIRA
6 3 (0.74%) Hudson
6 3 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.49%) Selenium
8 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.25%) NUnit
8 1 (0.25%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.25%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (9.80%) Retail
2 18 (4.41%) Finance
3 16 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.96%) Electronics
5 6 (1.47%) Back Office
6 5 (1.23%) Marketing
7 4 (0.98%) Automotive
7 4 (0.98%) German Language
8 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.74%) Military
9 2 (0.49%) French Language
9 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 2 (0.49%) Publishing
9 2 (0.49%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (17.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 52 (12.75%) Consultant
2 52 (12.75%) Support Engineer
3 47 (11.52%) Analyst
4 32 (7.84%) Architect
5 31 (7.60%) Cloud Consultant
6 28 (6.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 25 (6.13%) IT Engineer
8 23 (5.64%) Support Analyst
9 21 (5.15%) Windows Consultant
10 20 (4.90%) Administrator
10 20 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
10 20 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support
10 20 (4.90%) Office 365 Consultant
11 19 (4.66%) IT Support
11 19 (4.66%) Network Engineer
11 19 (4.66%) VMware Engineer
12 18 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.68%) Velocity
1 15 (3.68%) Web Services
2 9 (2.21%) CSS
2 9 (2.21%) HTML
3 7 (1.72%) .NET
3 7 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.72%) JSON
4 6 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (1.47%) XML
5 5 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (1.23%) LAMP
5 5 (1.23%) REST
6 4 (0.98%) ADSI
7 3 (0.74%) Flash
7 3 (0.74%) Node.js
8 2 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.49%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (0.49%) Java EE
8 2 (0.49%) Java SE
8 2 (0.49%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.42%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.64%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.39%) Hybrid Cloud
4 18 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
6 15 (3.68%) Cloud Native
6 15 (3.68%) Public Cloud
6 15 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (3.43%) Private Cloud
8 13 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (3.19%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (2.94%) Replication
10 11 (2.70%) Driving Licence
11 9 (2.21%) CCTV
12 6 (1.47%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.47%) iPhone
13 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.74%) PKI
14 3 (0.74%) Robotics
14 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 262 (64.22%) Windows
2 180 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 107 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 101 (24.75%) Linux
4 101 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (12.75%) Windows 7
6 41 (10.05%) Windows 10
7 38 (9.31%) Windows 8
8 31 (7.60%) Ubuntu
8 31 (7.60%) Unix
9 28 (6.86%) CentOS
10 27 (6.62%) AIX
11 21 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (4.90%) Debian
13 9 (2.21%) CoreOS
13 9 (2.21%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.72%) Apple iOS
16 6 (1.47%) Fedora
16 6 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (20.10%) ITIL
2 80 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 63 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (12.50%) DevOps
5 38 (9.31%) Patch Management
6 37 (9.07%) Presales
7 36 (8.82%) Change Management
8 34 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (8.09%) Service Management
10 32 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
10 32 (7.84%) Incident Management
11 31 (7.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (7.60%) Line Management
12 30 (7.35%) Risk Management
13 29 (7.11%) Migration
14 26 (6.37%) Computer Science
15 25 (6.13%) Load Balancing
16 24 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (5.64%) Configuration Management
18 22 (5.39%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 95 (23.28%) PowerShell
2 65 (15.93%) SQL
3 44 (10.78%) Python
4 41 (10.05%) Bash Shell
5 12 (2.94%) C
5 12 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 10 (2.45%) VBScript
7 8 (1.96%) Go
8 7 (1.72%) C#
8 7 (1.72%) C++
9 6 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.47%) TypeScript
10 4 (0.98%) Perl
10 4 (0.98%) PHP
11 3 (0.74%) Java
12 1 (0.25%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.25%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 65 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (11.27%) MCSE
3 40 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (9.80%) Degree
3 40 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (5.64%) MCP
5 22 (5.39%) CCNA
6 21 (5.15%) CISSP
6 21 (5.15%) SANS
6 21 (5.15%) SSCP
7 18 (4.41%) CCIE
7 18 (4.41%) CCNP
7 18 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (4.17%) CCSP
8 17 (4.17%) GCWN
8 17 (4.17%) ISSAP
8 17 (4.17%) ISSEP
8 17 (4.17%) RHCA
8 17 (4.17%) RHCE
8 17 (4.17%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (14.71%) SLA
2 18 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.72%) GDPR
5 2 (0.49%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.49%) QA
5 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 172 (42.16%) Active Directory
2 132 (32.35%) Hyper-V
3 82 (20.10%) vSphere
4 58 (14.22%) VMware ESXi
5 51 (12.50%) Docker
6 38 (9.31%) XenApp
7 28 (6.86%) XenDesktop
8 26 (6.37%) Virtual Machines
8 26 (6.37%) VMware Workstation
9 17 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (3.43%) VMware NSX
11 13 (3.19%) VirtualBox
12 12 (2.94%) BitLocker
12 12 (2.94%) Ceph
12 12 (2.94%) XenServer
13 10 (2.45%) Terminal Services
14 9 (2.21%) Xen
15 7 (1.72%) NFS
15 7 (1.72%) Samba
16 5 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 73 (17.89%) SCCM
2 42 (10.29%) Puppet
3 39 (9.56%) Kubernetes
4 36 (8.82%) Ansible
5 26 (6.37%) SCOM
6 24 (5.88%) vCenter Server
7 22 (5.39%) SCVMM
8 20 (4.90%) Backup Exec
9 19 (4.66%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (3.68%) Nagios
11 12 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
11 12 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (2.94%) Terraform
11 12 (2.94%) vRealize
12 11 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
13 10 (2.45%) PowerCLI
14 9 (2.21%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 9 (2.21%) WSUS
15 8 (1.96%) Consul
15 8 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 408 (100.00%) VMware
2 214 (52.45%) Microsoft
3 99 (24.26%) Cisco
4 92 (22.55%) Citrix
5 56 (13.73%) NetApp
6 51 (12.50%) HP
7 46 (11.27%) Veeam
8 36 (8.82%) Red Hat
9 33 (8.09%) Symantec
10 27 (6.62%) IBM
11 22 (5.39%) Oracle
12 20 (4.90%) Dell
13 19 (4.66%) EMC
14 16 (3.92%) Juniper
15 15 (3.68%) Meraki
16 13 (3.19%) 3PAR
16 13 (3.19%) CheckPoint
17 12 (2.94%) Brocade
18 11 (2.70%) SolarWinds
19 10 (2.45%) Ivanti