Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 529 697 701
Rank change year-on-year +168 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 86 62 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.31% 0.75% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 87 54 122
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +6.19% -12.50%
10th Percentile £42,000 £36,750 £40,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £95,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -11.46% -4.00%

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 6,569 8,293 7,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.33% 14.27% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5,268 6,676 6,509
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £98,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 27 May 2020.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +74 28 £62,000 +24.00% 1
West London +34 8 £57,500 +21.05%
East London +11 4 £54,012 -6.07%
North London - 4 £28,000 -
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 85 (98.84%) VMware
2 69 (80.23%) Windows
3 67 (77.91%) Microsoft
4 63 (73.26%) Active Directory
5 57 (66.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 56 (65.12%) Windows Server
7 50 (58.14%) VMware ESXi
8 45 (52.33%) PowerShell
9 42 (48.84%) DNS
10 39 (45.35%) Citrix
10 39 (45.35%) Office 365
11 38 (44.19%) Azure
12 36 (41.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 32 (37.21%) DHCP
14 30 (34.88%) SAN
14 30 (34.88%) vSphere
15 25 (29.07%) Cisco
16 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
16 24 (27.91%) Finance
17 23 (26.74%) Linux
17 23 (26.74%) XenApp
18 21 (24.42%) NetApp
18 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Certification
18 21 (24.42%) Legal
19 20 (23.26%) ITIL
19 20 (23.26%) AWS
20 19 (22.09%) Dell
20 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
21 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
21 18 (20.93%) SCCM

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 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.79%) IIS
4 6 (6.98%) SAS
5 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.49%) Apache
7 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (45.35%) Office 365
2 38 (44.19%) Azure
3 20 (23.26%) AWS
4 18 (20.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (17.44%) Mimecast
6 11 (12.79%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (6.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (6.98%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (6.98%) Amazon S3
7 6 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (6.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (5.81%) IaaS
9 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.33%) PaaS
10 1 (1.16%) GCP
10 1 (1.16%) Logic Apps
10 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (48.84%) DNS
2 32 (37.21%) DHCP
3 30 (34.88%) SAN
4 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
5 17 (19.77%) Firewall
6 12 (13.95%) VLAN
7 11 (12.79%) VSAN
8 9 (10.47%) LAN
8 9 (10.47%) WAN
9 8 (9.30%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (8.14%) MPLS
11 6 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (5.81%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (5.81%) Cisco PIX
13 4 (4.65%) BGP
13 4 (4.65%) ISDN
13 4 (4.65%) OSPF
13 4 (4.65%) VPN
14 3 (3.49%) HTTP
14 3 (3.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Big Data
2 6 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.16%) MySQL
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 21 (24.42%) Legal
3 12 (13.95%) Law
4 5 (5.81%) Advertising
5 3 (3.49%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.49%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (15.12%) Analyst
3 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (9.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Consultant
5 6 (6.98%) Administrator
5 6 (6.98%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) IT Support
7 4 (4.65%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) IT Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Network Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) SAML
2 2 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.16%) LAMP
3 1 (1.16%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.95%) Enterprise Storage
2 12 (13.95%) Replication
3 8 (9.30%) Blackberry
4 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.98%) Private Cloud
6 5 (5.81%) Public Cloud
7 4 (4.65%) Clustering
7 4 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.16%) FMCG
10 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 69 (80.23%) Windows
2 56 (65.12%) Windows Server
3 23 (26.74%) Linux
4 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2016
5 14 (16.28%) CentOS
6 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2019
7 8 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (8.14%) Fedora
8 7 (8.14%) Ubuntu
9 6 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.49%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (2.33%) Solaris
11 2 (2.33%) Unix
11 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (23.26%) ITIL
3 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
4 12 (13.95%) Service Management
5 11 (12.79%) High Availability
6 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
6 9 (10.47%) Load Balancing
7 8 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (9.30%) Task Automation
8 7 (8.14%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (8.14%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.14%) V-Model
8 7 (8.14%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.98%) Change Control
9 6 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (6.98%) Release Management
10 5 (5.81%) Network Design
11 4 (4.65%) Project Management
11 4 (4.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.28%) Python
3 8 (9.30%) Bash Shell
3 8 (9.30%) SQL
4 7 (8.14%) C
5 2 (2.33%) VB
5 2 (2.33%) VBScript
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (17.44%) MCSE
2 15 (17.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (13.95%) CCNA
5 8 (9.30%) Linux+ Certification
6 7 (8.14%) CISSP
6 7 (8.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (8.14%) DV Cleared
6 7 (8.14%) GIAC
6 7 (8.14%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (8.14%) SANS
6 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
6 7 (8.14%) SSCP
7 6 (6.98%) CCNP
7 6 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (6.98%) MCITP
7 6 (6.98%) MCP
7 6 (6.98%) MCSA
8 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 63 (73.26%) Active Directory
2 57 (66.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (58.14%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (34.88%) vSphere
5 23 (26.74%) XenApp
6 14 (16.28%) Virtual Servers
7 13 (15.12%) XenDesktop
8 12 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (12.79%) Hyper-V
10 9 (10.47%) Xen
11 8 (9.30%) NFS
12 7 (8.14%) Docker
12 7 (8.14%) Samba
12 7 (8.14%) VirtualBox
13 6 (6.98%) Firmware
14 5 (5.81%) DFS Replication
14 5 (5.81%) VMware NSX
15 3 (3.49%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (2.33%) vCloud
16 2 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (20.93%) SCCM
2 8 (9.30%) Nagios
3 7 (8.14%) Ansible
3 7 (8.14%) Docker Swarm
3 7 (8.14%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.14%) OpenNMS
3 7 (8.14%) Puppet
3 7 (8.14%) ZABBIX
4 6 (6.98%) PowerCLI
5 5 (5.81%) NetVault Backup
5 5 (5.81%) SCOM
5 5 (5.81%) Terraform
6 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.49%) vRealize
6 3 (3.49%) WSUS
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 85 (98.84%) VMware
2 67 (77.91%) Microsoft
3 39 (45.35%) Citrix
4 25 (29.07%) Cisco
5 21 (24.42%) NetApp
6 19 (22.09%) Dell
7 17 (19.77%) HP
8 14 (16.28%) Red Hat
9 13 (15.12%) Veeam
10 12 (13.95%) EMC
11 11 (12.79%) SolarWinds
12 9 (10.47%) Oracle
13 7 (8.14%) Cloudera
13 7 (8.14%) Hortonworks
13 7 (8.14%) iManage
14 6 (6.98%) CheckPoint
15 3 (3.49%) Juniper
15 3 (3.49%) Sun
16 2 (2.33%) Forcepoint
16 2 (2.33%) Mitel