Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 69 58
Rank change year-on-year -29 -11 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 386 488 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.20% 3.69% 4.30%
As % of the System Software category 24.87% 35.23% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 322 390 500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1552 1385 1869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.87% 10.48% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1125 1443
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +9.09% +2.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £21,300
90th Percentile £66,200 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -4 218 £50,000 +17.65% 12
Cambridgeshire -65 76 £38,865 -6.35% 14
Bedfordshire +28 41 £43,500 -24.35% 3
Essex +3 33 £52,500 +23.53% 3
Suffolk -10 10 £42,000 +29.23%
Norfolk +21 8 £36,500 +32.73%
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 386 (100.00%) VMware
2 297 (76.94%) Windows
3 217 (56.22%) Windows Server
4 200 (51.81%) Microsoft
5 176 (45.60%) Active Directory
6 137 (35.49%) Firewall
7 128 (33.16%) Cisco
7 128 (33.16%) Linux
8 127 (32.90%) Hyper-V
9 118 (30.57%) Citrix
10 113 (29.27%) Office 365
11 109 (28.24%) SAN
12 100 (25.91%) MS Exchange
13 94 (24.35%) ITIL
14 91 (23.58%) DNS
15 90 (23.32%) VPN
16 78 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 77 (19.95%) vSphere
18 76 (19.69%) Microsoft Certification
19 75 (19.43%) PowerShell
20 74 (19.17%) SQL
20 74 (19.17%) Disaster Recovery
21 73 (18.91%) LAN
21 73 (18.91%) WAN
21 73 (18.91%) DHCP
21 73 (18.91%) Microsoft Azure
22 68 (17.62%) Amazon AWS
23 66 (17.10%) SQL Server
24 64 (16.58%) Windows Server 2012
24 64 (16.58%) Data Centre

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
1 100 (25.91%) MS Exchange
2 40 (10.36%) Skype for Business
3 35 (9.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (5.96%) CMS
6 17 (4.40%) IIS
7 15 (3.89%) SharePoint
8 12 (3.11%) OpenStack
9 10 (2.59%) JBoss
10 9 (2.33%) Apache
11 8 (2.07%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.55%) IBM Connections
12 6 (1.55%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (1.04%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.78%) Confluence
15 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
16 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
16 1 (0.26%) Zimbra
Applications
1 63 (16.32%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 113 (29.27%) Office 365
2 73 (18.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (17.62%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (7.25%) PaaS
5 15 (3.89%) IaaS
6 13 (3.37%) Mimecast
6 13 (3.37%) SaaS
7 7 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.55%) G Suite
9 5 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.04%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.78%) GitHub
12 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.26%) CloudBees
13 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 137 (35.49%) Firewall
2 109 (28.24%) SAN
3 91 (23.58%) DNS
4 90 (23.32%) VPN
5 73 (18.91%) DHCP
5 73 (18.91%) LAN
5 73 (18.91%) WAN
6 59 (15.28%) VoIP
7 39 (10.10%) TCP/IP
8 32 (8.29%) VLAN
9 28 (7.25%) NAS
10 27 (6.99%) Skype
11 26 (6.74%) Wireless
12 22 (5.70%) MPLS
13 20 (5.18%) Internet
13 20 (5.18%) iSCSI
13 20 (5.18%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (5.18%) SSL
14 16 (4.15%) PBX
15 14 (3.63%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.10%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.36%) MySQL
3 22 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.11%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (2.07%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.04%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.26%) MS Access
9 1 (0.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 20 (5.18%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.33%) Hudson
3 9 (2.33%) JUnit
3 9 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.07%) PyUnit
5 6 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.55%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.78%) Ant
6 3 (0.78%) Gradle
6 3 (0.78%) JIRA
6 3 (0.78%) Maven
6 3 (0.78%) Subversion
7 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (13.47%) Finance
2 26 (6.74%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.44%) Back Office
4 19 (4.92%) Military
5 18 (4.66%) Retail
6 16 (4.15%) Games
7 9 (2.33%) Advertising
7 9 (2.33%) Multimedia
8 8 (2.07%) Legal
8 8 (2.07%) Marketing
9 5 (1.30%) Dutch Language
9 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.78%) Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 108 (27.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 75 (19.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 62 (16.06%) Support Engineer
4 44 (11.40%) 3rd Line Support
5 41 (10.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 38 (9.84%) Consultant
7 37 (9.59%) Infrastructure Support
8 35 (9.07%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 33 (8.55%) Analyst
9 33 (8.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 32 (8.29%) IT Engineer
11 31 (8.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 30 (7.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 30 (7.77%) VMware Engineer
13 27 (6.99%) Support Analyst
14 24 (6.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
14 24 (6.22%) Cloud Engineer
15 23 (5.96%) Office 365 Engineer
16 19 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
17 18 (4.66%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.40%) Web Services
2 11 (2.85%) .NET
3 8 (2.07%) CSS
3 8 (2.07%) HTML
4 5 (1.30%) HTML5
5 4 (1.04%) Java EE
6 3 (0.78%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.78%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.78%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.78%) EDI
6 3 (0.78%) Flash
6 3 (0.78%) JavaBeans
6 3 (0.78%) JSON
6 3 (0.78%) REST
6 3 (0.78%) XML
7 2 (0.52%) Middleware
7 2 (0.52%) POSIX
8 1 (0.26%) ADSI
8 1 (0.26%) LAMP
8 1 (0.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.58%) Data Centre
2 54 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.92%) Client/Server
4 14 (3.63%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.85%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.85%) iPhone
5 11 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.85%) Replication
6 10 (2.59%) CMDB
6 10 (2.59%) HP Storage
7 9 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.33%) User Experience
8 8 (2.07%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.81%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.55%) Handset
10 6 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.55%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.30%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.78%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 297 (76.94%) Windows
2 217 (56.22%) Windows Server
3 128 (33.16%) Linux
4 78 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (16.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (12.18%) Unix
7 44 (11.40%) Windows 7
8 31 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (5.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (5.44%) Windows 8
11 18 (4.66%) Windows 10
12 16 (4.15%) CentOS
13 13 (3.37%) Mac OS
14 12 (3.11%) Windows XP
15 11 (2.85%) Ubuntu
15 11 (2.85%) Windows Vista
16 10 (2.59%) Windows Phone
17 9 (2.33%) Mac OS X
18 5 (1.30%) Android
19 4 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (24.35%) ITIL
2 74 (19.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 45 (11.66%) Change Management
4 37 (9.59%) DevOps
4 37 (9.59%) E-Commerce
5 32 (8.29%) Kalman Filter
5 32 (8.29%) Software Deployment
6 27 (6.99%) Migration
6 27 (6.99%) Network Management
7 26 (6.74%) Server Virtualisation
8 25 (6.48%) Server Building
9 24 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (5.96%) Mentoring
10 23 (5.96%) Problem Management
11 22 (5.70%) Presales
12 21 (5.44%) Project Management
13 20 (5.18%) Business Continuity
14 19 (4.92%) Document Management
14 19 (4.92%) Process Improvement
15 18 (4.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (19.43%) PowerShell
2 74 (19.17%) SQL
3 26 (6.74%) Java
4 24 (6.22%) VBScript
5 19 (4.92%) Bash Shell
5 19 (4.92%) Perl
5 19 (4.92%) Python
6 12 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.59%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.33%) C
9 7 (1.81%) C++
10 6 (1.55%) PHP
11 5 (1.30%) Julia
11 5 (1.30%) R
12 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.04%) Ruby
13 3 (0.78%) C#
13 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.78%) VBA
14 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 76 (19.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (15.03%) Degree
3 51 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (12.44%) CCNA
4 48 (12.44%) MCSE
5 29 (7.51%) MCSA
6 25 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (4.92%) MCP
8 17 (4.40%) MCITP
9 14 (3.63%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (3.37%) CCAA
11 9 (2.33%) CCNP
11 9 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (2.33%) MCTS
12 6 (1.55%) CISSP
13 4 (1.04%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (12.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (9.33%) SLA
3 21 (5.44%) PCI DSS
4 19 (4.92%) ISO 9001
5 9 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.26%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 176 (45.60%) Active Directory
2 127 (32.90%) Hyper-V
3 77 (19.95%) vSphere
4 39 (10.10%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (8.81%) XenApp
6 20 (5.18%) Terminal Services
7 12 (3.11%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.85%) Xen
9 10 (2.59%) vCloud
10 9 (2.33%) VMware NSX
11 8 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (1.81%) Docker
12 7 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (1.30%) KVM
14 5 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.78%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.78%) XenServer
16 2 (0.52%) Firmware
16 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (8.55%) Puppet
2 27 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (6.99%) SCCM
3 17 (4.40%) Ansible
4 15 (3.89%) WSUS
5 14 (3.63%) vCenter Server
6 11 (2.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (2.33%) Backup Exec
7 9 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (2.07%) SCOM
9 4 (1.04%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.04%) Nagios
9 4 (1.04%) Terraform
10 3 (0.78%) Cisco CME
10 3 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.26%) Grafana
12 1 (0.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 386 (100.00%) VMware
2 200 (51.81%) Microsoft
3 128 (33.16%) Cisco
4 118 (30.57%) Citrix
5 57 (14.77%) HP
6 47 (12.18%) NetApp
7 42 (10.88%) Oracle
8 29 (7.51%) IBM
9 21 (5.44%) Avaya
9 21 (5.44%) Veeam
10 19 (4.92%) Adobe
10 19 (4.92%) Xerox
11 18 (4.66%) Red Hat
12 15 (3.89%) Dell
13 14 (3.63%) SonicWALL
14 13 (3.37%) Juniper
15 11 (2.85%) EMC
16 10 (2.59%) WatchGuard
17 9 (2.33%) Siemens
18 8 (2.07%) Apple