Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 51 80
Rank change year-on-year -4 +29 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 86 326 388
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.31% 4.65% 3.51%
As % of the System Software category 18.42% 26.14% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 72 240 344
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,125 £65,000 £68,375
England median annual salary £48,481 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.07% -5.56% +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 467 1,247 1,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 23.40% 17.78% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 365 994 1,246
Median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -9.09% +3.53%
10th Percentile £25,400 £24,000 £23,625
90th Percentile £73,250 £66,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Cambridgeshire +24 36 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Hertfordshire -6 27 £31,500 -21.25% 5
Essex -2 12 £43,000 -21.82% 2
Suffolk +33 9 £70,000 +16.67% 2
Norfolk +20 2 £24,000 -31.43% 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 86 (100.00%) VMware
2 71 (82.56%) Windows
3 59 (68.60%) Microsoft
4 56 (65.12%) Azure
5 51 (59.30%) Hyper-V
6 47 (54.65%) Windows Server
7 45 (52.33%) Office 365
7 45 (52.33%) Active Directory
8 41 (47.67%) Firewall
9 31 (36.05%) Linux
10 25 (29.07%) DNS
11 24 (27.91%) VPN
12 21 (24.42%) DHCP
12 21 (24.42%) PowerShell
13 19 (22.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 18 (20.93%) WAN
14 18 (20.93%) LAN
14 18 (20.93%) Cisco
15 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
15 17 (19.77%) SharePoint
15 17 (19.77%) AWS
16 16 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
16 16 (18.60%) Wireless
16 16 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (17.44%) VoIP
17 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Office
17 15 (17.44%) vSphere
18 14 (16.28%) Network Security
18 14 (16.28%) SQL
18 14 (16.28%) Internet

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 17 (19.77%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.49%) IIS
5 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.33%) nginx
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Pulsar
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 56 (65.12%) Azure
2 45 (52.33%) Office 365
3 17 (19.77%) AWS
4 10 (11.63%) Mimecast
5 6 (6.98%) OneDrive
6 5 (5.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.16%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 41 (47.67%) Firewall
2 25 (29.07%) DNS
3 24 (27.91%) VPN
4 21 (24.42%) DHCP
5 18 (20.93%) LAN
5 18 (20.93%) WAN
6 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
7 16 (18.60%) Wireless
8 15 (17.44%) VoIP
9 14 (16.28%) Internet
9 14 (16.28%) Network Security
10 12 (13.95%) SAN
10 12 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (10.47%) PBX
12 4 (4.65%) Skype
13 2 (2.33%) Cisco Wireless
13 2 (2.33%) Junos
13 2 (2.33%) VLAN
13 2 (2.33%) WLAN
14 1 (1.16%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.33%) Big Data
2 2 (2.33%) MySQL
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Back Office
3 1 (1.16%) Catalan Language
3 1 (1.16%) Law
3 1 (1.16%) Legal
3 1 (1.16%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) Support Engineer
2 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (16.28%) Network Engineer
3 14 (16.28%) VMware Engineer
3 14 (16.28%) VMware Support Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Administrator
4 13 (15.12%) Network Support
4 13 (15.12%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (13.95%) Azure Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) Network Support Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) Server Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) Server Support
6 11 (12.79%) Server Support Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Analyst
10 6 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (6.98%) IT Administrator
10 6 (6.98%) IT Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (2.33%) COM
3 1 (1.16%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Blog
3 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.65%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.49%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.49%) Replication
4 3 (3.49%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 71 (82.56%) Windows
2 47 (54.65%) Windows Server
3 31 (36.05%) Linux
4 5 (5.81%) Windows 10
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (4.65%) CentOS
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.49%) Android
6 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.49%) Debian
6 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (15.12%) ITIL
4 11 (12.79%) DevOps
5 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.63%) Project Delivery
5 10 (11.63%) Service Management
6 9 (10.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.81%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.65%) Business Case
8 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.65%) Information Security
8 4 (4.65%) Information Security Management
8 4 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.65%) Security Architecture
8 4 (4.65%) Security Management
8 4 (4.65%) Security Testing
8 4 (4.65%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.42%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.28%) SQL
3 8 (9.30%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.98%) Perl
4 6 (6.98%) PHP
4 6 (6.98%) Python
4 6 (6.98%) VBScript
5 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (4.65%) SANS
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.33%) CCDP
4 2 (2.33%) CCIE
4 2 (2.33%) CCNP
4 2 (2.33%) MCITP
4 2 (2.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) AICPA
2 4 (4.65%) COBIT
2 4 (4.65%) NIST
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (59.30%) Hyper-V
2 45 (52.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (17.44%) vSphere
4 11 (12.79%) Docker
5 10 (11.63%) VMware Workstation
6 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (10.47%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (10.47%) Xen
7 3 (3.49%) vCloud
8 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.33%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.16%) iptables
9 1 (1.16%) KVM
9 1 (1.16%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) Kubernetes
2 8 (9.30%) Terraform
3 4 (4.65%) SCCM
4 3 (3.49%) Ansible
5 2 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.33%) SCOM
5 2 (2.33%) WSUS
6 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (68.60%) Microsoft
3 18 (20.93%) Cisco
4 12 (13.95%) Citrix
5 10 (11.63%) Sophos
6 9 (10.47%) HP
7 8 (9.30%) Juniper
7 8 (9.30%) Veeam
8 5 (5.81%) SonicWALL
9 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.49%) Meraki
10 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.33%) Aruba
11 2 (2.33%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.33%) NetApp
11 2 (2.33%) Oracle
12 1 (1.16%) CA
12 1 (1.16%) CyberArk
12 1 (1.16%) EMC
12 1 (1.16%) New Relic