Period
to 15 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
England > London
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 577 521 689
Rank change year-on-year -56 +168 +40
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 45 74 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.58% 1.20% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 40 70 54
10th Percentile £32,500 £50,625 £36,750
25th Percentile £52,188 £53,125 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +6.19% +5.16%
75th Percentile £80,000 £63,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,900 £73,875 £95,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.83% +29.65% -10.42%

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,816 6,158 8,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.47% 17.64% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,341 5,065 6,844
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in London

vCenter Server
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing vCenter Server in London.

Salary trend for vCenter Server in London

vCenter Server
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing vCenter Server in London over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

Salary histogram for vCenter Server in London

vCenter Server
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCenter Server within the London region over the 6 months to 15 June 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
Central London +17 14 £71,000 +14.52%
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, IT jobs citing vCenter Server 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 London region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 42 (93.33%) VMware
2 36 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 22 (48.89%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (37.78%) Banking
8 15 (33.33%) Finance
8 15 (33.33%) vSphere
9 14 (31.11%) Azure
9 14 (31.11%) Dell
9 14 (31.11%) EMC
10 13 (28.89%) HP
10 13 (28.89%) VSAN
10 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 12 (26.67%) SAN
12 11 (24.44%) Migration
12 11 (24.44%) Cisco
12 11 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 9 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
14 8 (17.78%) vRealize
14 8 (17.78%) Windows 10
14 8 (17.78%) AWS
14 8 (17.78%) Change Control
14 8 (17.78%) Microsoft 365
14 8 (17.78%) Firewall
14 8 (17.78%) Citrix

vCenter Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Azure
2 8 (17.78%) AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (15.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (8.89%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 4 (8.89%) Azure Storage
4 4 (8.89%) IaaS
4 4 (8.89%) SaaS
5 3 (6.67%) GCP
5 3 (6.67%) Google Workspace
5 3 (6.67%) PaaS
6 2 (4.44%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (2.22%) AWS IoT
7 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.22%) Azure Functions
7 1 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (2.22%) Serverless
7 1 (2.22%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) VSAN
2 12 (26.67%) SAN
3 8 (17.78%) DNS
3 8 (17.78%) Firewall
3 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.56%) DHCP
5 4 (8.89%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.67%) FTP
6 3 (6.67%) Skype
7 2 (4.44%) SD-WAN
7 2 (4.44%) VLAN
8 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.22%) LAN
8 1 (2.22%) MPLS
8 1 (2.22%) SMTP
8 1 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) GitLab
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (37.78%) Banking
2 15 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Social Skills
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
6 1 (2.22%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.22%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Backup Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Banking Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) VMware Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior VMware Architect
5 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.22%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.22%) Kafka
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
3 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 6 (13.33%) Clustering
3 6 (13.33%) EMC VNXe
3 6 (13.33%) FlexPod
3 6 (13.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 4 (8.89%) Replication
5 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 3 (6.67%) Cloud Native
5 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.44%) Hedge funds
6 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows 10
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.22%) Fedora
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (24.44%) Migration
2 11 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (17.78%) Change Control
4 7 (15.56%) ITIL
5 6 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (11.11%) High Availability
6 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) DevOps
8 3 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (6.67%) Fintech
8 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Service Management
8 3 (6.67%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.67%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (4.44%) C
3 2 (4.44%) Go
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) CCNA
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) MCSE
3 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) CISSP
5 1 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) GIAC
5 1 (2.22%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.22%) SANS
5 1 (2.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) GDPR
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 22 (48.89%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (33.33%) vSphere
5 9 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (17.78%) VMware NSX
7 7 (15.56%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (13.33%) vCloud
9 3 (6.67%) DFS Replication
9 3 (6.67%) Docker
9 3 (6.67%) Firmware
9 3 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
10 2 (4.44%) NFS
10 2 (4.44%) VMware Server
11 1 (2.22%) KVM
11 1 (2.22%) Samba
11 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
11 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) vRealize
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) SCOM
2 5 (11.11%) Terraform
3 4 (8.89%) Ansible
3 4 (8.89%) PowerCLI
4 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 3 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 3 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.67%) OfficeScan
4 3 (6.67%) Puppet
4 3 (6.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 3 (6.67%) WSUS
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.44%) Prometheus
5 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (2.22%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 42 (93.33%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Dell
3 14 (31.11%) EMC
4 13 (28.89%) HP
5 11 (24.44%) Cisco
6 8 (17.78%) Citrix
7 7 (15.56%) NetApp
8 6 (13.33%) Fortinet
8 6 (13.33%) Google
8 6 (13.33%) Isilon
9 4 (8.89%) Forcepoint
9 4 (8.89%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
10 3 (6.67%) Altiris
10 3 (6.67%) Huawei
10 3 (6.67%) McAfee
10 3 (6.67%) Veritas
11 2 (4.44%) Veeam