Period
to 6 July 2020

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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 45 94
Rank change year-on-year -7 +49 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 166 378 390
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.59% 4.96% 3.14%
As % of the System Software category 22.71% 27.04% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 147 285 340
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £29,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +2.27%

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 731 1,398 1,818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.19% 18.34% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 589 1,108 1,405
Median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,875 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +9.20%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the East of England over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

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 6 July 2020. 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 -15 70 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +53 62 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Essex -19 15 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Suffolk +18 8 £90,000 +260.00% 2
Bedfordshire +12 7 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Norfolk +11 4 £24,000 -14.24%
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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.

1 166 (100.00%) VMware
2 137 (82.53%) Windows
3 115 (69.28%) Microsoft
4 107 (64.46%) Azure
5 101 (60.84%) Office 365
5 101 (60.84%) Active Directory
6 93 (56.02%) Windows Server
7 83 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 73 (43.98%) Firewall
9 54 (32.53%) Linux
10 53 (31.93%) DNS
11 50 (30.12%) vSphere
12 48 (28.92%) DHCP
13 47 (28.31%) Cisco
14 45 (27.11%) AWS
15 42 (25.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 36 (21.69%) VPN
16 36 (21.69%) SharePoint
16 36 (21.69%) Problem-Solving
17 35 (21.08%) WAN
17 35 (21.08%) SAN
17 35 (21.08%) PowerShell
18 34 (20.48%) LAN
19 33 (19.88%) SQL
20 32 (19.28%) Wireless
21 30 (18.07%) HP
22 29 (17.47%) Citrix
22 29 (17.47%) MS Exchange
22 29 (17.47%) TCP/IP
22 29 (17.47%) ITIL

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 36 (21.69%) SharePoint
2 29 (17.47%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.01%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) nginx
6 1 (0.60%) Apache
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Pulsar
6 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (16.87%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 107 (64.46%) Azure
2 101 (60.84%) Office 365
3 45 (27.11%) AWS
4 23 (13.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 22 (13.25%) OneDrive
6 8 (4.82%) Mimecast
7 6 (3.61%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 6 (3.61%) IaaS
8 5 (3.01%) PaaS
9 4 (2.41%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.60%) G Suite
10 1 (0.60%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 73 (43.98%) Firewall
2 53 (31.93%) DNS
3 48 (28.92%) DHCP
4 36 (21.69%) VPN
5 35 (21.08%) SAN
5 35 (21.08%) WAN
6 34 (20.48%) LAN
7 32 (19.28%) Wireless
8 29 (17.47%) TCP/IP
9 18 (10.84%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (10.24%) Network Security
11 13 (7.83%) Internet
11 13 (7.83%) VoIP
12 11 (6.63%) PBX
13 9 (5.42%) Skype
14 8 (4.82%) Cisco Wireless
15 5 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (3.01%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (3.01%) VLAN
16 4 (2.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (6.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2017
3 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.41%) Big Data
4 4 (2.41%) MySQL
4 4 (2.41%) Power BI
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.60%) GIS
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.60%) PolyBase
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.01%) JIRA
2 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.60%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (10.24%) Retail
2 10 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.61%) Finance
4 5 (3.01%) Legal
5 3 (1.81%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.60%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 41 (24.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (23.49%) Support Engineer
3 32 (19.28%) IT Engineer
4 21 (12.65%) VMware Engineer
5 20 (12.05%) Network Support
6 19 (11.45%) IT Support
6 19 (11.45%) Network Engineer
7 18 (10.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (10.84%) IT Support Engineer
8 17 (10.24%) Cloud Engineer
8 17 (10.24%) Windows Engineer
9 16 (9.64%) Analyst
10 14 (8.43%) Azure Engineer
10 14 (8.43%) Server Engineer
10 14 (8.43%) Server Support
10 14 (8.43%) VMware Support Engineer
11 13 (7.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (7.83%) Support Analyst
12 12 (7.23%) Network Support Engineer
12 12 (7.23%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.23%) Web Services
2 1 (0.60%) .NET
2 1 (0.60%) COM
2 1 (0.60%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.84%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.42%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.22%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.01%) Blog
6 5 (3.01%) EPoS
6 5 (3.01%) iPad
6 5 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.41%) Clustering
8 3 (1.81%) BBC
8 3 (1.81%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.81%) Replication
8 3 (1.81%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 137 (82.53%) Windows
2 93 (56.02%) Windows Server
3 54 (32.53%) Linux
4 26 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (10.24%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (9.64%) Windows 10
7 13 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.01%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.01%) CentOS
10 5 (3.01%) Unix
10 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (2.41%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.41%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.81%) Android
12 3 (1.81%) Debian
12 3 (1.81%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.20%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (21.69%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (17.47%) ITIL
4 21 (12.65%) Project Delivery
5 17 (10.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (9.64%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.04%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (8.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.23%) Change Management
10 11 (6.63%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (6.63%) Configuration Management
10 11 (6.63%) Decision-Making
10 11 (6.63%) Service Management
11 10 (6.02%) DevOps
11 10 (6.02%) Migration
12 9 (5.42%) Security Operations
12 9 (5.42%) Storage Management
13 8 (4.82%) Email Filtering
13 8 (4.82%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.08%) PowerShell
2 33 (19.88%) SQL
3 12 (7.23%) Python
4 10 (6.02%) Bash Shell
4 10 (6.02%) Perl
4 10 (6.02%) PHP
4 10 (6.02%) VBScript
5 5 (3.01%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.20%) C
7 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (5.42%) Degree
3 9 (5.42%) MCSA
4 8 (4.82%) MCP
4 8 (4.82%) MCSE
4 8 (4.82%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.22%) SANS
6 6 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.41%) CCNA
7 4 (2.41%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.81%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.20%) CCNP
9 2 (1.20%) CISSP
9 2 (1.20%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.20%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.20%) MCITP
9 2 (1.20%) SSCP
9 2 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.46%) SLA
2 5 (3.01%) AICPA
2 5 (3.01%) COBIT
2 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.01%) NIST
3 3 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 101 (60.84%) Active Directory
2 83 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 50 (30.12%) vSphere
4 14 (8.43%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (7.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 13 (7.83%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (6.02%) Docker
6 10 (6.02%) Xen
7 8 (4.82%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (4.22%) vCloud
9 3 (1.81%) pfSense
9 3 (1.81%) XenApp
10 2 (1.20%) KVM
10 2 (1.20%) NFS
10 2 (1.20%) Samba
10 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.20%) VMware NSX
10 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.02%) Kubernetes
1 10 (6.02%) SCCM
2 9 (5.42%) Terraform
3 6 (3.61%) Ansible
4 5 (3.01%) Puppet
5 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.41%) vRealize
5 4 (2.41%) WSUS
6 3 (1.81%) SCOM
7 2 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.20%) Nagios
7 2 (1.20%) OpenNMS
7 2 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.20%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.20%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.60%) PaperCut
8 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 166 (100.00%) VMware
2 115 (69.28%) Microsoft
3 47 (28.31%) Cisco
4 30 (18.07%) HP
5 29 (17.47%) Citrix
6 25 (15.06%) Veeam
7 14 (8.43%) SonicWALL
8 13 (7.83%) NetApp
9 9 (5.42%) Juniper
9 9 (5.42%) Meraki
9 9 (5.42%) Sophos
10 6 (3.61%) Oracle
10 6 (3.61%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.01%) Apple
11 5 (3.01%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.41%) Avaya
12 4 (2.41%) EMC
12 4 (2.41%) F5
12 4 (2.41%) SAP
13 3 (1.81%) CheckPoint