Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 74 67
Rank change year-on-year -20 -7 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5435 7238 8815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.25% 3.81% 4.25%
As % of the System Software category 25.71% 30.38% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4704 6168 7256
England median annual salary £43,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.37% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,506 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.01% +0.01% -

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21142 23826 25246
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.65% 12.54% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17905 20337 20945
England median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in England

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in England.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in England

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in England

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
London -16 2215 £50,000 -1.96% 129
South East -23 1125 £40,000 -5.88% 84
North of England -14 855 £37,500 - 81
Yorkshire -7 467 £40,000 +6.67% 39
Midlands -16 451 £37,500 - 26
East of England -11 449 £42,500 +2.41% 16
North West -15 353 £37,500 - 39
South West -39 337 £37,500 +11.94% 25
West Midlands -14 299 £37,500 - 22
East Midlands -5 152 £37,500 +7.14% 4
North East +16 37 £30,000 -20.00% 3
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 5435 (100.00%) VMware
2 3797 (69.86%) Windows
3 2749 (50.58%) Microsoft
4 2719 (50.03%) Active Directory
5 2348 (43.20%) Windows Server
6 1793 (32.99%) Linux
7 1671 (30.75%) Hyper-V
8 1645 (30.27%) Cisco
9 1519 (27.95%) Firewall
10 1318 (24.25%) MS Exchange
11 1282 (23.59%) Citrix
12 1272 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 1213 (22.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 1207 (22.21%) DNS
14 1207 (22.21%) ITIL
15 1162 (21.38%) Office 365
16 1143 (21.03%) SAN
17 1090 (20.06%) Microsoft Azure
18 938 (17.26%) WAN
19 908 (16.71%) SQL
20 902 (16.60%) Amazon AWS
21 880 (16.19%) Data Centre
22 867 (15.95%) PowerShell
23 866 (15.93%) DHCP
24 856 (15.75%) SQL Server
25 819 (15.07%) vSphere
26 814 (14.98%) LAN
27 800 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
28 783 (14.41%) TCP/IP
29 779 (14.33%) Finance

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1318 (24.25%) MS Exchange
2 596 (10.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 470 (8.65%) IIS
4 451 (8.30%) SharePoint
5 428 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 304 (5.59%) Skype for Business
7 252 (4.64%) Apache
8 158 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 150 (2.76%) Tomcat
10 122 (2.24%) OpenStack
11 81 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
12 69 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
13 64 (1.18%) JBoss
14 61 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 60 (1.10%) nginx
16 47 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
17 37 (0.68%) WebLogic
18 29 (0.53%) CMS
19 26 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
19 26 (0.48%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 507 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
2 68 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 57 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 50 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 29 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.092%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (0.074%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.24%) Teamcenter
4 11 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.15%) Visualfiles
7 6 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (0.11%) thinkFolio
8 5 (0.092%) Magento
8 5 (0.092%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.092%) Remedy AR System
9 3 (0.055%) Northgate Housing
9 3 (0.055%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.055%) Workfront
10 2 (0.037%) Eikon
10 2 (0.037%) OpenCart
10 2 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.037%) RMDS
10 2 (0.037%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.037%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1162 (21.38%) Office 365
2 1090 (20.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 902 (16.60%) Amazon AWS
4 252 (4.64%) IaaS
5 189 (3.48%) PaaS
6 164 (3.02%) SaaS
7 119 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
8 67 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 64 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
10 45 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
11 33 (0.61%) OneDrive
12 32 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 27 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
14 22 (0.40%) Amazon S3
15 20 (0.37%) G Suite
16 19 (0.35%) Mimecast
17 18 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 13 (0.24%) Dropbox
19 12 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
20 11 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1519 (27.95%) Firewall
2 1207 (22.21%) DNS
3 1143 (21.03%) SAN
4 938 (17.26%) WAN
5 866 (15.93%) DHCP
6 814 (14.98%) LAN
7 783 (14.41%) TCP/IP
8 663 (12.20%) VPN
9 413 (7.60%) VLAN
9 413 (7.60%) VoIP
10 303 (5.57%) Internet
11 285 (5.24%) NAS
12 269 (4.95%) MPLS
13 250 (4.60%) Wireless
14 219 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
15 204 (3.75%) iSCSI
16 199 (3.66%) Skype
17 187 (3.44%) Network Security
18 183 (3.37%) BGP
19 178 (3.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 856 (15.75%) SQL Server
2 296 (5.45%) MySQL
3 172 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 122 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 90 (1.66%) MongoDB
6 89 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 87 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 83 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 65 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
9 65 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
10 58 (1.07%) Relational Database
11 46 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
12 41 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 41 (0.75%) Big Data
12 41 (0.75%) Hadoop
13 38 (0.70%) Redis
14 36 (0.66%) MariaDB
15 34 (0.63%) RDBMS
16 28 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 27 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 189 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 164 (3.02%) Jenkins
3 71 (1.31%) Vagrant
4 47 (0.86%) Subversion
4 47 (0.86%) TeamCity
5 43 (0.79%) JIRA
5 43 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 36 (0.66%) NuGet
8 33 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (0.55%) Maven
9 30 (0.55%) Visual Studio
10 28 (0.52%) MSI
11 18 (0.33%) Ant
12 17 (0.31%) Selenium
13 16 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
14 14 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
14 14 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 12 (0.22%) GitLab
15 12 (0.22%) Mercurial
General
1 779 (14.33%) Finance
2 309 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 143 (2.63%) Retail
4 130 (2.39%) Games
5 115 (2.12%) Marketing
6 112 (2.06%) Law
7 108 (1.99%) Legal
8 106 (1.95%) Banking
9 103 (1.90%) Manufacturing
10 77 (1.42%) Advertising
11 72 (1.32%) Back Office
12 46 (0.85%) Publishing
13 40 (0.74%) Military
14 39 (0.72%) Financial Institution
15 37 (0.68%) Electronics
16 18 (0.33%) Automotive
17 17 (0.31%) Billing
18 13 (0.24%) Front Office
18 13 (0.24%) Investment Banking
19 12 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 962 (17.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 684 (12.59%) Support Engineer
3 642 (11.81%) Analyst
4 453 (8.33%) Administrator
5 429 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 426 (7.84%) IT Support
7 413 (7.60%) IT Engineer
8 389 (7.16%) Architect
9 364 (6.70%) Support Analyst
10 351 (6.46%) VMware Engineer
11 346 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
12 333 (6.13%) Windows Engineer
13 327 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
14 277 (5.10%) Network Engineer
15 275 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
16 267 (4.91%) Infrastructure Support
17 253 (4.66%) Linux Engineer
18 242 (4.45%) Consultant
19 224 (4.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 211 (3.88%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (3.90%) Web Services
2 130 (2.39%) .NET
3 115 (2.12%) LAMP
4 75 (1.38%) Middleware
5 44 (0.81%) Software Packaging
6 42 (0.77%) HTML
7 40 (0.74%) XML
8 36 (0.66%) Node.js
9 35 (0.64%) 802.1X
10 33 (0.61%) SOAP
11 30 (0.55%) RESTful
12 28 (0.52%) Elastic Stack
13 26 (0.48%) REST
14 25 (0.46%) .NET Framework
15 24 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
16 23 (0.42%) JSON
17 20 (0.37%) HTML5
17 20 (0.37%) Sensu
18 19 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
19 18 (0.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 880 (16.19%) Data Centre
2 319 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 258 (4.75%) Clustering
4 235 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 221 (4.07%) Computer Science
6 163 (3.00%) Replication
7 157 (2.89%) Driving Licence
8 111 (2.04%) Public Cloud
9 107 (1.97%) Private Cloud
10 97 (1.78%) Hedge funds
11 91 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
12 89 (1.64%) Blackberry
13 75 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
14 63 (1.16%) Fat Client
14 63 (1.16%) Thin Client
15 57 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
16 56 (1.03%) User Experience
17 51 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
18 50 (0.92%) CMDB
19 49 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3797 (69.86%) Windows
2 2348 (43.20%) Windows Server
3 1793 (32.99%) Linux
4 1272 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 1213 (22.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 595 (10.95%) Windows 7
7 488 (8.98%) Unix
8 437 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 418 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 385 (7.08%) Windows 10
11 255 (4.69%) CentOS
12 230 (4.23%) Windows 8
13 166 (3.05%) Windows XP
14 125 (2.30%) Ubuntu
15 99 (1.82%) Debian
16 97 (1.78%) Solaris
17 76 (1.40%) Mac OS
18 69 (1.27%) Android
19 66 (1.21%) Mac OS X
20 57 (1.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1207 (22.21%) ITIL
2 466 (8.57%) DevOps
3 453 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 321 (5.91%) High Availability
5 317 (5.83%) Migration
6 310 (5.70%) Agile Software Development
7 307 (5.65%) Presales
8 304 (5.59%) Project Management
9 281 (5.17%) Configuration Management
10 270 (4.97%) Service Delivery
11 261 (4.80%) Change Management
12 257 (4.73%) Service Management
13 241 (4.43%) Mentoring
14 220 (4.05%) Load Balancing
15 184 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
16 178 (3.28%) Virtual Environments
17 175 (3.22%) Business Continuity
18 174 (3.20%) Problem Management
19 172 (3.16%) Time Management
20 171 (3.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 908 (16.71%) SQL
2 867 (15.95%) PowerShell
3 466 (8.57%) Python
4 388 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 321 (5.91%) Perl
6 285 (5.24%) Java
7 173 (3.18%) Ruby
8 156 (2.87%) C
9 136 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 102 (1.88%) VBScript
11 99 (1.82%) PHP
12 97 (1.78%) C#
13 79 (1.45%) JavaScript
14 78 (1.44%) C++
15 61 (1.12%) VB
16 38 (0.70%) Groovy
17 31 (0.57%) T-SQL
18 22 (0.40%) Bourne shell
19 20 (0.37%) Go
20 15 (0.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 800 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 664 (12.22%) Cisco Certification
3 595 (10.95%) MCSE
4 557 (10.25%) Degree
5 459 (8.45%) CCNA
6 387 (7.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 345 (6.35%) Security Cleared
8 313 (5.76%) MCSA
9 291 (5.35%) CCNP
10 237 (4.36%) SC Cleared
11 212 (3.90%) MCP
12 202 (3.72%) MCITP
13 124 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
14 122 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
15 120 (2.21%) DV Cleared
16 108 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
17 70 (1.29%) CCIE
18 63 (1.16%) CCA
19 53 (0.98%) Master's Degree
20 44 (0.81%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (6.38%) SLA
2 165 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 132 (2.43%) QA
4 114 (2.10%) PCI DSS
5 23 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 22 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 21 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 18 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (0.24%) BS25999
9 13 (0.24%) GDPR
9 13 (0.24%) PMO
10 11 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
11 10 (0.18%) COBIT
12 9 (0.17%) ISO 22301
13 8 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 6 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 4 (0.074%) HL7
16 3 (0.055%) DICOM
16 3 (0.055%) GCP
16 3 (0.055%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2719 (50.03%) Active Directory
2 1671 (30.75%) Hyper-V
3 819 (15.07%) vSphere
4 570 (10.49%) VMware ESXi
5 406 (7.47%) XenApp
6 253 (4.66%) Virtual Machines
7 234 (4.31%) XenDesktop
8 212 (3.90%) KVM
9 199 (3.66%) Docker
10 197 (3.62%) Virtual Servers
11 136 (2.50%) Xen
12 132 (2.43%) Terminal Services
13 127 (2.34%) VMware Workstation
14 104 (1.91%) vCloud
15 98 (1.80%) XenServer
16 84 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 80 (1.47%) NFS
18 79 (1.45%) VMware Server
19 77 (1.42%) VirtualBox
20 68 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 554 (10.19%) SCCM
2 425 (7.82%) Puppet
3 313 (5.76%) Ansible
4 307 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
5 260 (4.78%) Backup Exec
6 251 (4.62%) SCOM
7 210 (3.86%) WSUS
8 197 (3.62%) vCenter Server
9 170 (3.13%) Nagios
10 94 (1.73%) Microsoft Clustering
11 90 (1.66%) ZABBIX
12 84 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
13 54 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 52 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
15 48 (0.88%) Salt
15 48 (0.88%) vRealize
16 47 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
17 42 (0.77%) AirWatch
17 42 (0.77%) Terraform
18 38 (0.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5435 (100.00%) VMware
2 2749 (50.58%) Microsoft
3 1645 (30.27%) Cisco
4 1282 (23.59%) Citrix
5 729 (13.41%) HP
6 615 (11.32%) NetApp
7 488 (8.98%) Red Hat
8 355 (6.53%) Oracle
9 317 (5.83%) Dell
10 300 (5.52%) Veeam
11 268 (4.93%) Juniper
12 262 (4.82%) EMC
13 219 (4.03%) F5
14 193 (3.55%) CheckPoint
15 191 (3.51%) Symantec
16 171 (3.15%) IBM
17 123 (2.26%) SolarWinds
18 118 (2.17%) SonicWALL
19 112 (2.06%) 3PAR
20 105 (1.93%) Palo Alto
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Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Michael
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + OT + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6K Car Allowance, 8% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ninesharp
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
RM plc
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Good market rates
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Devon
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + extensive bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: £90 - £120 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
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