Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 45 114
Rank change year-on-year -23 +69 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 229 418 352
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.15% 4.96% 2.74%
As % of the System Software category 23.23% 27.57% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 198 326 300
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,100 £25,625 £29,000
90th Percentile £60,375 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 986 1,516 1,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.86% 17.97% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1,197 1,381
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -4.26% +16.05%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +11.76%

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 9 April 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 9 April 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 -25 98 £41,250 -21.43% 9
Cambridgeshire +52 85 £40,000 +14.29% 17
Essex -23 18 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Bedfordshire -4 13 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Norfolk -6 9 £25,250 -40.59% 3
Suffolk -3 5 £55,000 +96.43%
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 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.

1 229 (100.00%) VMware
2 167 (72.93%) Windows
3 150 (65.50%) Microsoft
4 141 (61.57%) Office 365
5 130 (56.77%) Azure
6 128 (55.90%) Active Directory
7 115 (50.22%) Windows Server
8 110 (48.03%) Hyper-V
9 86 (37.55%) Firewall
10 68 (29.69%) AWS
11 66 (28.82%) Linux
12 65 (28.38%) vSphere
13 63 (27.51%) Cisco
14 58 (25.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 52 (22.71%) DNS
16 50 (21.83%) SQL
17 49 (21.40%) ITIL
18 46 (20.09%) PowerShell
19 43 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
19 43 (18.78%) SQL Server
19 43 (18.78%) DHCP
20 41 (17.90%) Veeam
20 41 (17.90%) LAN
21 40 (17.47%) MS Exchange
22 39 (17.03%) WAN
23 38 (16.59%) HP
24 37 (16.16%) Citrix
25 34 (14.85%) SAN
25 34 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
26 33 (14.41%) Problem-Solving

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 40 (17.47%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.97%) SharePoint
3 17 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.75%) IIS
6 2 (0.87%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.44%) nginx
7 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.44%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (13.10%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 141 (61.57%) Office 365
2 130 (56.77%) Azure
3 68 (29.69%) AWS
4 21 (9.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (8.73%) OneDrive
6 12 (5.24%) IaaS
7 9 (3.93%) PaaS
8 7 (3.06%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 5 (2.18%) Mimecast
10 4 (1.75%) Power Platform
10 4 (1.75%) SaaS
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.44%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.44%) G Suite
11 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (37.55%) Firewall
2 52 (22.71%) DNS
3 43 (18.78%) DHCP
4 41 (17.90%) LAN
5 39 (17.03%) WAN
6 34 (14.85%) SAN
7 29 (12.66%) VPN
8 27 (11.79%) TCP/IP
9 25 (10.92%) Wireless
10 18 (7.86%) Network Security
11 16 (6.99%) VoIP
11 16 (6.99%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (6.11%) VLAN
13 13 (5.68%) Internet
14 12 (5.24%) iSCSI
15 10 (4.37%) SSL
16 8 (3.49%) BGP
16 8 (3.49%) Cisco Wireless
16 8 (3.49%) NetScaler
16 8 (3.49%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (6.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (4.37%) Big Data
5 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2017
5 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.75%) Power BI
7 3 (1.31%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.31%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.87%) MySQL
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.44%) GIS
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.44%) PolyBase
9 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.44%) MSI
2 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (11.35%) Retail
2 13 (5.68%) Finance
3 10 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.93%) Legal
5 4 (1.75%) Law
5 4 (1.75%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.31%) French Language
6 3 (1.31%) German Language
6 3 (1.31%) Swedish Language
7 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (23.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (18.34%) IT Engineer
3 38 (16.59%) Support Engineer
4 30 (13.10%) IT Support
5 29 (12.66%) Analyst
6 26 (11.35%) Support Analyst
7 24 (10.48%) IT Support Engineer
8 23 (10.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (10.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (9.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 19 (8.30%) Consultant
10 19 (8.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (7.42%) Architect
11 17 (7.42%) Server Engineer
12 15 (6.55%) Network Engineer
13 13 (5.68%) Windows Engineer
14 12 (5.24%) Administrator
14 12 (5.24%) Infrastructure Support
14 12 (5.24%) Network Support
14 12 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.80%) Web Services
2 2 (0.87%) COM
2 2 (0.87%) WSH
3 1 (0.44%) .NET
3 1 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.44%) Java RMI
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.48%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.99%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.49%) Clustering
5 8 (3.49%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.49%) Replication
6 6 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.18%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.18%) EPoS
7 5 (2.18%) iPad
7 5 (2.18%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.75%) Blog
8 4 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.31%) BBC
10 2 (0.87%) Industry 4.0
10 2 (0.87%) NHS
10 2 (0.87%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.87%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 167 (72.93%) Windows
2 115 (50.22%) Windows Server
3 66 (28.82%) Linux
4 34 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (13.10%) Windows 10
6 29 (12.66%) Windows Server 2016
7 19 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (4.37%) Windows Server 2019
9 8 (3.49%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.49%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.06%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.62%) CentOS
11 6 (2.62%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.18%) Fedora
13 4 (1.75%) Unix
14 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.44%) AIX
15 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 49 (21.40%) ITIL
3 33 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (10.48%) Service Delivery
6 18 (7.86%) Presales
7 17 (7.42%) Configuration Management
8 15 (6.55%) Server Virtualisation
8 15 (6.55%) Service Management
9 14 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (6.11%) Decision-Making
9 14 (6.11%) Incident Management
9 14 (6.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (5.68%) Change Management
10 13 (5.68%) Project Delivery
11 12 (5.24%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (5.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 11 (4.80%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (4.80%) Migration
13 10 (4.37%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 50 (21.83%) SQL
2 46 (20.09%) PowerShell
3 16 (6.99%) Python
4 12 (5.24%) Bash Shell
5 9 (3.93%) C
6 6 (2.62%) VBScript
7 4 (1.75%) Perl
7 4 (1.75%) PHP
7 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (7.42%) MCSE
2 17 (7.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.24%) CCNA
5 10 (4.37%) Degree
5 10 (4.37%) MCP
5 10 (4.37%) MCSA
6 9 (3.93%) SANS
6 9 (3.93%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.49%) VCP4
8 7 (3.06%) DV Cleared
8 7 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.18%) CCNP
9 5 (2.18%) CISSP
9 5 (2.18%) GIAC
9 5 (2.18%) Linux+ Certification
9 5 (2.18%) MCITP
9 5 (2.18%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (2.18%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.66%) SLA
2 7 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.18%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (2.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (1.75%) AICPA
4 4 (1.75%) COBIT
4 4 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.75%) NIST
5 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.44%) GDPR
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 128 (55.90%) Active Directory
2 110 (48.03%) Hyper-V
3 65 (28.38%) vSphere
4 25 (10.92%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.55%) Docker
6 11 (4.80%) XenApp
7 7 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (2.62%) Xen
8 6 (2.62%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.18%) NFS
9 5 (2.18%) Samba
9 5 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (2.18%) VirtualBox
9 5 (2.18%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.75%) vCloud
10 4 (1.75%) VMware NSX
11 3 (1.31%) pfSense
12 2 (0.87%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.87%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (6.99%) SCCM
2 15 (6.55%) Ansible
3 12 (5.24%) Puppet
4 10 (4.37%) Kubernetes
4 10 (4.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (2.62%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (2.62%) vCenter Server
6 5 (2.18%) Nagios
6 5 (2.18%) OpenNMS
6 5 (2.18%) vRealize
6 5 (2.18%) ZABBIX
7 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.75%) Terraform
8 3 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.31%) SCOM
8 3 (1.31%) WSUS
9 2 (0.87%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 229 (100.00%) VMware
2 150 (65.50%) Microsoft
3 63 (27.51%) Cisco
4 41 (17.90%) Veeam
5 38 (16.59%) HP
6 37 (16.16%) Citrix
7 26 (11.35%) NetApp
8 17 (7.42%) EMC
9 13 (5.68%) SonicWALL
10 9 (3.93%) SolarWinds
10 9 (3.93%) Sophos
11 8 (3.49%) Avaya
11 8 (3.49%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.06%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.06%) Dell
12 7 (3.06%) Meraki
12 7 (3.06%) Oracle
13 6 (2.62%) Ivanti
13 6 (2.62%) SAP
14 5 (2.18%) Juniper