Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 88 68
Rank change year-on-year +7 -20 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 376 408 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.58% 3.52% 3.87%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% 26.46% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 313 349 422
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,350 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
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 1,692 1,542 1,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.11% 13.31% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 1,282 1,195
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +9.09%
10th Percentile £23,088 £23,500 £22,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,750
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -4 192 £50,000 - 36
Cambridgeshire +51 102 £42,500 +11.84% 17
Bedfordshire +1 40 £42,500 -2.30% 5
Essex +9 27 £36,250 -30.95% 8
Suffolk -3 10 £52,500 +25.00% 3
Norfolk +15 8 £35,000 -4.11% 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 376 (100.00%) VMware
2 245 (65.16%) Windows
3 197 (52.39%) Microsoft
4 170 (45.21%) Windows Server
5 149 (39.63%) Firewall
6 137 (36.44%) Active Directory
7 124 (32.98%) Hyper-V
8 104 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
9 103 (27.39%) Linux
10 98 (26.06%) ITIL
11 97 (25.80%) Office 365
12 95 (25.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 93 (24.73%) Cisco
14 89 (23.67%) Citrix
14 89 (23.67%) MS Exchange
14 89 (23.67%) PowerShell
15 87 (23.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 74 (19.68%) Data Centre
16 74 (19.68%) Windows Server 2008
17 73 (19.41%) Microsoft Certification
17 73 (19.41%) DNS
18 71 (18.88%) vSphere
19 70 (18.62%) Amazon AWS
20 63 (16.76%) SQL
21 62 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
21 62 (16.49%) DevOps
21 62 (16.49%) VMware ESXi
22 59 (15.69%) TCP/IP
23 57 (15.16%) NetApp
23 57 (15.16%) Docker

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 89 (23.67%) MS Exchange
2 42 (11.17%) OpenStack
3 29 (7.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (6.38%) SharePoint
5 17 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (3.72%) Skype for Business
8 13 (3.46%) GlassFish
8 13 (3.46%) IIS
9 12 (3.19%) Tomcat
10 9 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (2.39%) WebLogic
11 8 (2.13%) Confluence
11 8 (2.13%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.33%) Apache
13 3 (0.80%) nginx
14 2 (0.53%) JBoss
14 2 (0.53%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.53%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 45 (11.97%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.80%) Windchill
6 2 (0.53%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Documaker
2 4 (1.06%) C-CURE
2 4 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 104 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (25.80%) Office 365
3 70 (18.62%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (6.38%) IaaS
5 17 (4.52%) PaaS
6 13 (3.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (2.13%) SaaS
8 6 (1.60%) GitHub
9 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.80%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.53%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.27%) G Suite
11 1 (0.27%) NuGet
11 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 149 (39.63%) Firewall
2 73 (19.41%) DNS
3 59 (15.69%) TCP/IP
4 53 (14.10%) SAN
5 45 (11.97%) WAN
6 40 (10.64%) LAN
7 37 (9.84%) VPN
8 36 (9.57%) DHCP
9 32 (8.51%) VLAN
10 30 (7.98%) Network Security
11 26 (6.91%) Remote Desktop
12 21 (5.59%) iSCSI
13 19 (5.05%) Fibre Channel
14 18 (4.79%) Internet
15 17 (4.52%) SSL
16 16 (4.26%) NAS
17 13 (3.46%) FTP
17 13 (3.46%) NetScaler
17 13 (3.46%) Wireless
18 12 (3.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.66%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.39%) Big Data
5 9 (2.39%) MySQL
5 9 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (2.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.53%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.27%) GIS
9 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.27%) OLTP
9 1 (0.27%) Power BI
9 1 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (3.99%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.19%) Vagrant
3 10 (2.66%) JIRA
4 6 (1.60%) Gerrit
4 6 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.06%) Ant
7 3 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.80%) Subversion
7 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.53%) Selenium
8 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.27%) NUnit
9 1 (0.27%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (13.30%) Retail
2 41 (10.90%) Finance
3 14 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.66%) Electronics
5 7 (1.86%) Back Office
5 7 (1.86%) Banking
6 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.06%) German Language
8 3 (0.80%) Marketing
9 2 (0.53%) Automotive
9 2 (0.53%) Billing
9 2 (0.53%) French Language
9 2 (0.53%) Legal
9 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.53%) Publishing
9 2 (0.53%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (19.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 62 (16.49%) Support Engineer
3 53 (14.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 43 (11.44%) Analyst
5 36 (9.57%) VMware Engineer
6 35 (9.31%) Consultant
7 32 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
8 28 (7.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 28 (7.45%) Architect
9 27 (7.18%) DevOps Engineer
9 27 (7.18%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (5.59%) Office 365 Consultant
11 20 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support
11 20 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 20 (5.32%) Support Analyst
11 20 (5.32%) VMware Support Engineer
11 20 (5.32%) Windows Engineer
12 19 (5.05%) Cloud Consultant
13 18 (4.79%) Server Engineer
13 18 (4.79%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.85%) Web Services
2 12 (3.19%) Velocity
3 10 (2.66%) Middleware
4 9 (2.39%) Flash
5 6 (1.60%) RESTful
5 6 (1.60%) SOAP
5 6 (1.60%) YAML
6 5 (1.33%) ADSI
6 5 (1.33%) REST
7 3 (0.80%) .NET
7 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.80%) JSON
7 3 (0.80%) LAMP
7 3 (0.80%) Node.js
8 2 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.53%) EJB
8 2 (0.53%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (0.53%) HTML
8 2 (0.53%) Java EE
8 2 (0.53%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (19.68%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 25 (6.65%) Hybrid Cloud
4 23 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.05%) Private Cloud
6 18 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (4.52%) Security Operations Centre
8 16 (4.26%) Public Cloud
9 15 (3.99%) Cloud Native
9 15 (3.99%) Management Information System
9 15 (3.99%) NHS
9 15 (3.99%) Replication
9 15 (3.99%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (2.66%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (2.39%) EMC VMAX
12 8 (2.13%) CCTV
12 8 (2.13%) Driving Licence
13 6 (1.60%) Blackberry
13 6 (1.60%) EMC VNX
13 6 (1.60%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 245 (65.16%) Windows
2 170 (45.21%) Windows Server
3 103 (27.39%) Linux
4 95 (25.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (19.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (8.78%) Unix
6 33 (8.78%) Windows 7
7 28 (7.45%) Ubuntu
7 28 (7.45%) Windows 10
8 27 (7.18%) CentOS
9 23 (6.12%) Debian
10 21 (5.59%) Windows 8
11 20 (5.32%) AIX
12 17 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (2.93%) CoreOS
15 10 (2.66%) Windows XP
16 8 (2.13%) Android
17 7 (1.86%) Solaris
18 6 (1.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (26.06%) ITIL
2 87 (23.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 62 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (16.49%) DevOps
4 42 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (8.78%) Service Management
6 32 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (8.24%) Change Management
8 28 (7.45%) Incident Management
8 28 (7.45%) Load Balancing
8 28 (7.45%) Risk Management
9 27 (7.18%) Line Management
9 27 (7.18%) Presales
9 27 (7.18%) Service Delivery
10 25 (6.65%) Cybersecurity
11 24 (6.38%) Migration
11 24 (6.38%) Project Management
12 22 (5.85%) Configuration Management
12 22 (5.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 21 (5.59%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 89 (23.67%) PowerShell
2 63 (16.76%) SQL
3 52 (13.83%) Python
4 39 (10.37%) Bash Shell
5 17 (4.52%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.66%) Go
7 9 (2.39%) C
7 9 (2.39%) PHP
7 9 (2.39%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.60%) Java
9 4 (1.06%) C#
9 4 (1.06%) Perl
10 3 (0.80%) C++
10 3 (0.80%) Ruby
11 2 (0.53%) Erlang
11 2 (0.53%) Haskell
11 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.53%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (19.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (14.10%) MCSE
3 47 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (11.70%) Degree
5 42 (11.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 27 (7.18%) CCNA
7 25 (6.65%) CISSP
7 25 (6.65%) SANS
7 25 (6.65%) SSCP
8 21 (5.59%) CCNP
8 21 (5.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 20 (5.32%) CCIE
9 20 (5.32%) CCSP
9 20 (5.32%) CSSLP
9 20 (5.32%) GCWN
9 20 (5.32%) ISSAP
9 20 (5.32%) ISSEP
9 20 (5.32%) RHCA
9 20 (5.32%) RHCE
9 20 (5.32%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.11%) SLA
2 15 (3.99%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.93%) PMO
4 8 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.60%) GDPR
6 2 (0.53%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.53%) QA
6 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 137 (36.44%) Active Directory
2 124 (32.98%) Hyper-V
3 71 (18.88%) vSphere
4 62 (16.49%) VMware ESXi
5 57 (15.16%) Docker
6 45 (11.97%) XenApp
7 28 (7.45%) XenDesktop
8 19 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (4.26%) Terminal Services
9 16 (4.26%) VirtualBox
10 14 (3.72%) Ceph
11 13 (3.46%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (3.46%) XenServer
12 12 (3.19%) Samba
12 12 (3.19%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (2.66%) VMware NSX
13 10 (2.66%) Xen
14 8 (2.13%) BitLocker
14 8 (2.13%) NFS
15 7 (1.86%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 56 (14.89%) SCCM
2 50 (13.30%) Puppet
3 44 (11.70%) Ansible
4 42 (11.17%) Kubernetes
5 28 (7.45%) SCOM
6 26 (6.91%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (5.32%) vCenter Server
8 19 (5.05%) Backup Exec
9 18 (4.79%) vRealize
10 15 (3.99%) SCVMM
11 13 (3.46%) Nagios
11 13 (3.46%) Terraform
12 9 (2.39%) Docker Swarm
13 8 (2.13%) Consul
13 8 (2.13%) Packer
13 8 (2.13%) PowerCLI
14 7 (1.86%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 6 (1.60%) Grafana
15 6 (1.60%) Rancher
15 6 (1.60%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 376 (100.00%) VMware
2 197 (52.39%) Microsoft
3 93 (24.73%) Cisco
4 89 (23.67%) Citrix
5 57 (15.16%) NetApp
6 49 (13.03%) HP
7 43 (11.44%) Red Hat
8 35 (9.31%) Veeam
9 30 (7.98%) Oracle
10 28 (7.45%) IBM
11 26 (6.91%) EMC
12 25 (6.65%) Symantec
13 19 (5.05%) CommVault
14 18 (4.79%) Dell
15 16 (4.26%) 3PAR
16 15 (3.99%) McAfee
17 14 (3.72%) F5
18 13 (3.46%) Ivanti
18 13 (3.46%) Juniper
19 12 (3.19%) SolarWinds