Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 70 97
Rank change year-on-year +8 +27 -28
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 286 383 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.24% 3.75% 3.31%
As % of the System Software category 24.87% 22.72% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 224 316 330
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -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 1,150 1,686 1,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.07% 16.50% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1,254 1,310
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +4.19%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,575 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £66,025
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 12 November 2019.

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 12 November 2019. 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 +12 145 £37,500 -25.00% 34
Cambridgeshire +18 82 £30,000 -29.41% 20
Essex +19 25 £34,750 -24.86% 6
Bedfordshire -20 20 £55,375 +30.29%
Norfolk +1 9 £35,000 - 1
Suffolk +5 4 £60,000 +14.29% 1
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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.

1 286 (100.00%) VMware
2 163 (56.99%) Windows
2 163 (56.99%) Active Directory
3 161 (56.29%) Office 365
4 146 (51.05%) Hyper-V
5 143 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 133 (46.50%) Azure
7 112 (39.16%) Windows Server
8 90 (31.47%) ITIL
9 87 (30.42%) AWS
10 83 (29.02%) Firewall
11 65 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 59 (20.63%) Citrix
13 57 (19.93%) Linux
14 54 (18.88%) Cisco
15 50 (17.48%) Data Centre
16 46 (16.08%) Veeam
16 46 (16.08%) MS Exchange
17 43 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
17 43 (15.03%) EMC
18 42 (14.69%) SLA
19 40 (13.99%) LAN
20 39 (13.64%) vSphere
21 38 (13.29%) WAN
22 36 (12.59%) MCSE
22 36 (12.59%) SQL
22 36 (12.59%) NetApp
22 36 (12.59%) PowerShell
23 34 (11.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 31 (10.84%) HP

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 46 (16.08%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.79%) SharePoint
3 17 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.80%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.45%) Apache
6 7 (2.45%) IIS
7 5 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.75%) nginx
8 4 (1.40%) JBoss
8 4 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.70%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.70%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.35%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 161 (56.29%) Office 365
2 133 (46.50%) Azure
3 87 (30.42%) AWS
4 9 (3.15%) OneDrive
5 8 (2.80%) IaaS
5 8 (2.80%) SaaS
6 6 (2.10%) PaaS
7 5 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.40%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.05%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.70%) GCP
10 2 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.35%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.35%) G Suite
11 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 83 (29.02%) Firewall
2 40 (13.99%) LAN
3 38 (13.29%) WAN
4 31 (10.84%) DNS
4 31 (10.84%) TCP/IP
5 29 (10.14%) iSCSI
6 27 (9.44%) DHCP
7 25 (8.74%) SAN
8 16 (5.59%) SSL
9 14 (4.90%) Network Security
9 14 (4.90%) VLAN
10 13 (4.55%) VPN
11 12 (4.20%) Skype
12 11 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (3.50%) Wireless
14 9 (3.15%) BGP
14 9 (3.15%) OSPF
15 8 (2.80%) NAS
16 7 (2.45%) Spanning Tree
16 7 (2.45%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.15%) Big Data
3 6 (2.10%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.75%) Redis
5 4 (1.40%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (1.40%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.40%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (3.85%) MSI
2 6 (2.10%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.10%) JIRA
3 5 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.75%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (9.44%) Public Sector
2 21 (7.34%) Finance
3 13 (4.55%) Retail
4 6 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.75%) Automotive
6 4 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.05%) French Language
7 3 (1.05%) German Language
7 3 (1.05%) Swedish Language
8 2 (0.70%) Electronics
8 2 (0.70%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (15.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (15.03%) Analyst
3 36 (12.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 36 (12.59%) Support Engineer
4 29 (10.14%) IT Support
5 28 (9.79%) Consultant
5 28 (9.79%) Support Analyst
6 27 (9.44%) Infrastructure Support
7 25 (8.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 25 (8.74%) Server Engineer
8 22 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
9 21 (7.34%) Architect
10 19 (6.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 18 (6.29%) Administrator
12 17 (5.94%) IT Analyst
13 16 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
13 16 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
14 15 (5.24%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
14 15 (5.24%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 15 (5.24%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.90%) Web Services
2 6 (2.10%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (1.40%) .NET
4 2 (0.70%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.70%) COM
4 2 (0.70%) LDAP
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.35%) CSS
5 1 (0.35%) CSS3
5 1 (0.35%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.35%) HTML
5 1 (0.35%) HTML5
5 1 (0.35%) Java EE
5 1 (0.35%) jQuery
5 1 (0.35%) LAMP
5 1 (0.35%) Middleware
5 1 (0.35%) Node.js
5 1 (0.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.48%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.20%) CCTV
4 10 (3.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (3.50%) Replication
5 9 (3.15%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.45%) PKI
7 6 (2.10%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.10%) User Experience
8 5 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.40%) Clustering
9 4 (1.40%) NHS
9 4 (1.40%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.05%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 163 (56.99%) Windows
2 112 (39.16%) Windows Server
3 57 (19.93%) Linux
4 29 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 19 (6.64%) Windows 7
8 16 (5.59%) CentOS
9 11 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.80%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.45%) Unix
12 6 (2.10%) Android
13 5 (1.75%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.75%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.75%) Solaris
13 5 (1.75%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.40%) SUSE
15 3 (1.05%) Fedora
16 2 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (31.47%) ITIL
2 65 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (10.14%) Mentoring
5 24 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (7.34%) DevOps
6 21 (7.34%) ITIL V3
6 21 (7.34%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 19 (6.64%) Configuration Management
8 17 (5.94%) Server Virtualisation
8 17 (5.94%) Service Delivery
8 17 (5.94%) Service Management
9 16 (5.59%) Problem Management
10 15 (5.24%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (5.24%) Server Management
11 14 (4.90%) IT Strategy
11 14 (4.90%) Presales
12 13 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (12.59%) PowerShell
1 36 (12.59%) SQL
2 14 (4.90%) Bash Shell
3 12 (4.20%) Python
4 7 (2.45%) Perl
5 5 (1.75%) C
5 5 (1.75%) PHP
5 5 (1.75%) PHP 5
5 5 (1.75%) PHP 7
6 4 (1.40%) Ruby
7 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.70%) VBScript
9 1 (0.35%) Java
9 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (12.59%) MCSE
3 34 (11.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (8.04%) MCSA
5 22 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (6.99%) CCNA
7 19 (6.64%) Degree
8 18 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (4.90%) CCNP
9 14 (4.90%) MCP
10 11 (3.85%) VCP4
11 8 (2.80%) AWS Certification
12 7 (2.45%) CCSA
12 7 (2.45%) CCSE
12 7 (2.45%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (2.45%) DBS Check
12 7 (2.45%) SC Cleared
12 7 (2.45%) Security Cleared
13 6 (2.10%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (2.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.69%) SLA
2 13 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.80%) PMO
4 5 (1.75%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 163 (56.99%) Active Directory
2 146 (51.05%) Hyper-V
3 39 (13.64%) vSphere
4 27 (9.44%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (7.69%) XenApp
6 20 (6.99%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 17 (5.94%) Docker
7 17 (5.94%) Virtual Servers
7 17 (5.94%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (5.24%) XenDesktop
9 12 (4.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (2.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (2.10%) Firmware
11 6 (2.10%) VMware NSX
12 4 (1.40%) KVM
13 3 (1.05%) NFS
13 3 (1.05%) Samba
13 3 (1.05%) VirtualBox
13 3 (1.05%) Xen
14 2 (0.70%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 29 (10.14%) SCCM
2 23 (8.04%) HP Data Protector
3 19 (6.64%) Ansible
4 16 (5.59%) Kubernetes
5 15 (5.24%) Puppet
6 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Intune
6 10 (3.50%) vRealize
7 9 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (3.15%) Terraform
7 9 (3.15%) vCenter Server
8 8 (2.80%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (2.80%) Nagios
9 7 (2.45%) Avamar
9 7 (2.45%) ZABBIX
10 6 (2.10%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (1.75%) HAProxy
11 5 (1.75%) Prometheus
11 5 (1.75%) SCOM
11 5 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 286 (100.00%) VMware
2 143 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 59 (20.63%) Citrix
4 54 (18.88%) Cisco
5 46 (16.08%) Veeam
6 43 (15.03%) EMC
7 36 (12.59%) NetApp
8 31 (10.84%) HP
9 18 (6.29%) Dell
10 14 (4.90%) F5
10 14 (4.90%) Oracle
11 12 (4.20%) Google
12 9 (3.15%) CheckPoint
12 9 (3.15%) ServiceNow
13 8 (2.80%) Ivanti
13 8 (2.80%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 7 (2.45%) SAP
14 7 (2.45%) SonicWALL
15 6 (2.10%) Red Hat