Period
to 22 April 2021

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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 62 44
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18 +66
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 141 216 434
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.95% 4.19% 5.18%
As % of the System Software category 25.97% 22.76% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 98 186 322
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £25,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £33,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 543 949 1,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.22% 18.39% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 399 780 1,196
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -3.23%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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 -23 39 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Essex +34 38 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Hertfordshire -1 38 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Bedfordshire +31 16 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Norfolk +14 7 £32,500 +28.71% 2
Suffolk +18 3 £47,500 -13.64% 2
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, 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.

1 141 (100.00%) VMware
2 114 (80.85%) Windows
3 96 (68.09%) Azure
4 91 (64.54%) Microsoft
5 88 (62.41%) Active Directory
6 77 (54.61%) Microsoft 365
7 69 (48.94%) Windows Server
8 66 (46.81%) Hyper-V
9 48 (34.04%) Citrix
10 40 (28.37%) Linux
10 40 (28.37%) SharePoint
10 40 (28.37%) Firewall
10 40 (28.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 36 (25.53%) Public Cloud
12 34 (24.11%) Windows 10
13 32 (22.70%) Data Centre
14 31 (21.99%) PowerShell
15 29 (20.57%) DNS
16 28 (19.86%) Azure Active Directory
17 27 (19.15%) MS Exchange
17 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
17 27 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (19.15%) SCCM
18 26 (18.44%) Veeam
18 26 (18.44%) Microsoft Office
18 26 (18.44%) VPN
19 23 (16.31%) vSphere
20 22 (15.60%) Ivanti
20 22 (15.60%) Service Management
20 22 (15.60%) OneDrive

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 (28.37%) SharePoint
2 27 (19.15%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.84%) Confluence
6 3 (2.13%) IIS
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (18.44%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (68.09%) Azure
2 77 (54.61%) Microsoft 365
3 28 (19.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 22 (15.60%) OneDrive
5 21 (14.89%) AWS
6 19 (13.48%) Dynamics 365
7 17 (12.06%) IaaS
8 14 (9.93%) SaaS
9 9 (6.38%) PaaS
10 8 (5.67%) Mimecast
11 7 (4.96%) Power Platform
12 6 (4.26%) Azure Event Grid
12 6 (4.26%) Azure Logic Apps
12 6 (4.26%) Google Play
13 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (1.42%) Sumo Logic
15 1 (0.71%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 40 (28.37%) Firewall
2 29 (20.57%) DNS
3 26 (18.44%) VPN
4 19 (13.48%) WAN
5 18 (12.77%) DHCP
6 17 (12.06%) NetScaler
7 16 (11.35%) Skype
8 15 (10.64%) VLAN
9 11 (7.80%) SAN
9 11 (7.80%) VoIP
10 10 (7.09%) LAN
11 9 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
13 6 (4.26%) Internet
13 6 (4.26%) Network Security
14 3 (2.13%) NAS
15 2 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (1.42%) Wireless
16 1 (0.71%) MPLS
16 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) JIRA
2 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.42%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.71%) GitLab
General
1 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Local Government
2 5 (3.55%) Police
2 5 (3.55%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.13%) Retail
3 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.42%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (23.40%) Architect
1 33 (23.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (11.35%) Digital Architect
2 16 (11.35%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 16 (11.35%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (8.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (8.51%) Team Leader
4 10 (7.09%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Administrator
5 9 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
5 9 (6.38%) Technical Architect
6 8 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (4.96%) Analyst
7 7 (4.96%) Help Desk Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 6 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 6 (4.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.67%) Web Services
2 2 (1.42%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.71%) ADSI
3 1 (0.71%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.53%) Public Cloud
2 32 (22.70%) Data Centre
3 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.96%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.26%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.55%) FMCG
6 5 (3.55%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.84%) Replication
8 3 (2.13%) Clustering
8 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.42%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.42%) EPoS
9 2 (1.42%) PKI
9 2 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 114 (80.85%) Windows
2 69 (48.94%) Windows Server
3 40 (28.37%) Linux
4 34 (24.11%) Windows 10
5 27 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (14.89%) Windows Server 2016
7 19 (13.48%) Windows Server 2019
8 12 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (7.09%) Windows 7
10 8 (5.67%) CentOS
10 8 (5.67%) Ubuntu
11 6 (4.26%) Android
11 6 (4.26%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.55%) Unix
13 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 22 (15.60%) Service Management
3 21 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (13.48%) Technology Roadmap
4 19 (13.48%) Time Management
5 17 (12.06%) ITIL
6 16 (11.35%) Migration
6 16 (11.35%) Requirements Gathering
6 16 (11.35%) Strategic Roadmap
7 14 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (7.80%) DevOps
9 10 (7.09%) Software Licensing
10 8 (5.67%) Line Management
11 7 (4.96%) Application Virtualisation
11 7 (4.96%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (4.96%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (4.96%) Project Delivery
12 6 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (4.26%) High Availability
12 6 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.99%) PowerShell
2 19 (13.48%) Bash Shell
2 19 (13.48%) SQL
3 5 (3.55%) Python
4 3 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.67%) MCSE
3 8 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (4.26%) Degree
4 6 (4.26%) VCP6
5 5 (3.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.55%) DBS Check
6 4 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.84%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.13%) CCNA
7 3 (2.13%) MCSA
8 2 (1.42%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.42%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP
9 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) SLA
2 5 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 88 (62.41%) Active Directory
2 66 (46.81%) Hyper-V
3 23 (16.31%) vSphere
4 14 (9.93%) Xen
5 11 (7.80%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.13%) VMware NSX
10 2 (1.42%) Docker
10 2 (1.42%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.71%) KVM
11 1 (0.71%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (19.15%) SCCM
2 22 (15.60%) Ansible
3 20 (14.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (4.26%) PaperCut
4 6 (4.26%) Terraform
5 5 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.55%) Salt
6 4 (2.84%) AirWatch
7 3 (2.13%) Grafana
7 3 (2.13%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.42%) Graylog
8 2 (1.42%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.42%) SCOM
8 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.42%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (64.54%) Microsoft
3 48 (34.04%) Citrix
4 26 (18.44%) Veeam
5 22 (15.60%) Ivanti
6 19 (13.48%) Cisco
7 13 (9.22%) HP
8 12 (8.51%) Sophos
9 10 (7.09%) Oracle
9 10 (7.09%) Red Hat
10 6 (4.26%) Actifio
10 6 (4.26%) Avaya
10 6 (4.26%) BMC
10 6 (4.26%) Google
10 6 (4.26%) Intel
11 5 (3.55%) Dell
11 5 (3.55%) Juniper
11 5 (3.55%) NEC
11 5 (3.55%) Northgate
11 5 (3.55%) WatchGuard