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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 126 68 65
Rank change year-on-year -58 -3 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 166 137 185
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.51% 3.56% 4.14%
As % of the System Software category 14.47% 24.33% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 113 93 164
10th Percentile £32,250 £28,400 £25,225
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £32,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,915 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.41% +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 1,147 563 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.31% 14.63% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 581 384 684
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,647 £25,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £30,774
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -22 62 £52,500 +16.67% 10
Cambridgeshire -40 60 £50,000 - 4
Bedfordshire -14 24 £51,250 -2.38% 2
Essex -54 17 £48,750 -7.14% 3
Suffolk -15 3 £65,500 +37.89%
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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
2 124 (74.70%) Active Directory
3 123 (74.10%) Windows
4 115 (69.28%) Microsoft
5 114 (68.67%) Azure
6 105 (63.25%) Microsoft 365
7 85 (51.20%) ITIL
8 82 (49.40%) AWS
9 76 (45.78%) Windows Server
10 58 (34.94%) DNS
11 56 (33.73%) SCCM
12 53 (31.93%) Azure Active Directory
13 51 (30.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 50 (30.12%) Hyper-V
15 49 (29.52%) PowerShell
16 47 (28.31%) DHCP
17 46 (27.71%) Citrix
17 46 (27.71%) Social Skills
18 45 (27.11%) Windows Server 2012
18 45 (27.11%) Cisco
19 44 (26.51%) vSphere
20 42 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (24.70%) Data Centre
22 40 (24.10%) IaaS
22 40 (24.10%) MCSE
23 39 (23.49%) Service Delivery
24 38 (22.89%) Problem Management
25 37 (22.29%) VMware ESXi
26 36 (21.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 35 (21.08%) SQL Server

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 26 (15.66%) SharePoint
2 25 (15.06%) MS Exchange
3 18 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.23%) Skype for Business
5 8 (4.82%) IIS
6 7 (4.22%) Apache
6 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.41%) ArcGIS
7 4 (2.41%) Site Server
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (18.07%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 114 (68.67%) Azure
2 105 (63.25%) Microsoft 365
3 82 (49.40%) AWS
4 53 (31.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 40 (24.10%) IaaS
6 24 (14.46%) PaaS
7 15 (9.04%) SaaS
8 8 (4.82%) OneDrive
8 8 (4.82%) Power Platform
8 8 (4.82%) PowerApps
9 4 (2.41%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (1.20%) Azure Sentinel
11 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (34.94%) DNS
2 47 (28.31%) DHCP
3 34 (20.48%) Firewall
4 29 (17.47%) SAN
5 26 (15.66%) TCP/IP
6 18 (10.84%) WAN
7 16 (9.64%) Fibre Channel
7 16 (9.64%) LAN
8 12 (7.23%) Skype
9 11 (6.63%) VPN
10 10 (6.02%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (6.02%) VLAN
10 10 (6.02%) VoIP
11 7 (4.22%) MPLS
11 7 (4.22%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (3.01%) Network Security
12 5 (3.01%) SNMP
12 5 (3.01%) Wireless
13 4 (2.41%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.81%) MySQL
2 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.20%) GIS
3 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.41%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (27.71%) Social Skills
2 24 (14.46%) Finance
2 24 (14.46%) Pharmaceutical
3 23 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (12.65%) Telecoms
5 11 (6.63%) Marketing
6 10 (6.02%) Documentation Skills
6 10 (6.02%) Legal
7 9 (5.42%) Law
8 8 (4.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 6 (3.61%) Multimedia
10 5 (3.01%) Banking
11 4 (2.41%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.60%) Advertising
12 1 (0.60%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.60%) Military
12 1 (0.60%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.60%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (27.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (16.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (12.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 17 (10.24%) Applications Engineer
5 15 (9.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.83%) Consultant
6 13 (7.83%) Windows Engineer
6 13 (7.83%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) Wintel Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.63%) Architect
9 10 (6.02%) Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (5.42%) NOC Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) IT Consultant
11 8 (4.82%) Service Delivery Consultant
11 8 (4.82%) Technical Support
12 7 (4.22%) Administrator
12 7 (4.22%) Analyst
12 7 (4.22%) Security Engineer
12 7 (4.22%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.61%) Web Services
2 4 (2.41%) .NET
3 3 (1.81%) Java RMI
3 3 (1.81%) LDAP
4 2 (1.20%) Java EE
4 2 (1.20%) OAuth
4 2 (1.20%) OAuth2
4 2 (1.20%) OpenID
4 2 (1.20%) SAML
5 1 (0.60%) CSS
5 1 (0.60%) HTML
5 1 (0.60%) JSON
5 1 (0.60%) LAMP
5 1 (0.60%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.60%) Middleware
5 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.70%) Data Centre
2 33 (19.88%) Replication
3 21 (12.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 17 (10.24%) Clustering
5 16 (9.64%) PKI
6 15 (9.04%) Biotechnology
7 12 (7.23%) EMC VNX
8 8 (4.82%) Handset
8 8 (4.82%) Management Information System
9 7 (4.22%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (3.01%) Cloud Native
10 5 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (2.41%) Client/Server
11 4 (2.41%) CMDB
11 4 (2.41%) Life Science
12 3 (1.81%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.81%) HP Storage
13 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (1.20%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 123 (74.10%) Windows
2 76 (45.78%) Windows Server
3 45 (27.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (15.66%) Linux
5 21 (12.65%) Windows 10
6 17 (10.24%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (3.61%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.41%) CentOS
10 4 (2.41%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.20%) Debian
11 2 (1.20%) VMS
11 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (51.20%) ITIL
2 51 (30.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 39 (23.49%) Service Delivery
4 38 (22.89%) Problem Management
5 35 (21.08%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (16.87%) Change Management
7 27 (16.27%) Incident Management
8 22 (13.25%) Data Protection
8 22 (13.25%) DevOps
8 22 (13.25%) Load Balancing
9 20 (12.05%) Identity Management
10 19 (11.45%) Agile
10 19 (11.45%) Migration
11 17 (10.24%) Change Control
11 17 (10.24%) ITSM
11 17 (10.24%) Service Management
12 16 (9.64%) Computer Science
12 16 (9.64%) IT Strategy
13 15 (9.04%) Virtual Environments
14 14 (8.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.52%) PowerShell
2 32 (19.28%) SQL
3 10 (6.02%) Python
4 8 (4.82%) Java
5 6 (3.61%) Bash
6 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.60%) PHP
7 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (24.10%) MCSE
3 36 (21.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 30 (18.07%) MCSA
5 26 (15.66%) Degree
6 22 (13.25%) Security Cleared
7 21 (12.65%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (12.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 15 (9.04%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (9.04%) SC Cleared
10 13 (7.83%) Computer Science Degree
11 12 (7.23%) CCNP
12 8 (4.82%) CCNA
12 8 (4.82%) DV Cleared
13 6 (3.61%) NCDA
14 4 (2.41%) CISSP
15 2 (1.20%) CCA
15 2 (1.20%) MCP
16 1 (0.60%) CCIE
16 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.47%) SLA
2 7 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.01%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.81%) GxP
5 2 (1.20%) NIST
6 1 (0.60%) GDPR
6 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 124 (74.70%) Active Directory
2 50 (30.12%) Hyper-V
3 44 (26.51%) vSphere
4 37 (22.29%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (12.65%) Virtual Servers
6 15 (9.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 13 (7.83%) Virtual Desktop
8 12 (7.23%) Terminal Services
9 9 (5.42%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (4.82%) Docker
11 4 (2.41%) NFS
11 4 (2.41%) vCloud
11 4 (2.41%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (2.41%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.60%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.60%) Firmware
13 1 (0.60%) LXC
13 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 56 (33.73%) SCCM
2 21 (12.65%) SCOM
3 19 (11.45%) vCenter Server
4 18 (10.84%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 16 (9.64%) WSUS
6 15 (9.04%) SCVMM
7 14 (8.43%) Microsoft Clustering
8 13 (7.83%) Single Sign-On
9 12 (7.23%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (7.23%) SCOrch
10 10 (6.02%) Microsoft Intune
11 9 (5.42%) Kubernetes
12 7 (4.22%) Ansible
13 6 (3.61%) Terraform
14 4 (2.41%) Backup Exec
14 4 (2.41%) N-central
15 3 (1.81%) AirWatch
15 3 (1.81%) HP Data Protector
15 3 (1.81%) WMI
16 1 (0.60%) vMotion
Vendors
1 166 (100.00%) VMware
2 115 (69.28%) Microsoft
3 46 (27.71%) Citrix
4 45 (27.11%) Cisco
5 29 (17.47%) Veeam
6 26 (15.66%) NetApp
7 16 (9.64%) Brocade
8 15 (9.04%) 3PAR
8 15 (9.04%) HP
9 13 (7.83%) EMC
10 12 (7.23%) jetNEXUS
10 12 (7.23%) Rackspace
10 12 (7.23%) Symantec
11 9 (5.42%) Google
11 9 (5.42%) Sophos
12 8 (4.82%) Avaya
13 7 (4.22%) Oracle
14 6 (3.61%) Genesys
14 6 (3.61%) Red Hat
14 6 (3.61%) SolarWinds