Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 125 120
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1,263 1,692 2,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.49% 2.70% 2.91%
As % of the System Software category 14.20% 16.61% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,107 1,453 1,717
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £31,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 8,894 10,184 9,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.57% 16.23% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,353 8,487 8,318
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in London over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in London

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the London region over the 6 months to 27 February 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 -11 277 £45,500 -13.33% 68
South London +31 108 £47,000 -1.05% 9
West London +15 88 £47,500 -13.64% 43
East London +13 19 £50,000 -20.00% 26
North London -21 8 £32,500 -31.58% 4
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 1,263 (100.00%) VMware
2 934 (73.95%) Windows
3 752 (59.54%) Active Directory
4 657 (52.02%) Microsoft
5 575 (45.53%) Office 365
6 543 (42.99%) Windows Server
7 509 (40.30%) Azure
8 361 (28.58%) PowerShell
9 355 (28.11%) Hyper-V
10 342 (27.08%) AWS
11 336 (26.60%) Citrix
12 322 (25.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 314 (24.86%) Cisco
14 272 (21.54%) Firewall
15 267 (21.14%) Linux
16 259 (20.51%) DNS
17 251 (19.87%) Windows 10
18 232 (18.37%) Finance
19 222 (17.58%) MS Exchange
19 222 (17.58%) ITIL
19 222 (17.58%) Windows Server 2012
20 216 (17.10%) Problem-Solving
21 213 (16.86%) DHCP
22 204 (16.15%) SCCM
23 201 (15.91%) Data Centre
24 192 (15.20%) TCP/IP
25 190 (15.04%) SAN
26 175 (13.86%) vSphere
27 173 (13.70%) Microsoft Office
28 172 (13.62%) LAN

VMware Infrastructure
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
1 222 (17.58%) MS Exchange
2 100 (7.92%) SharePoint
3 77 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 66 (5.23%) IIS
5 47 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 44 (3.48%) Skype for Business
7 31 (2.45%) Tomcat
8 19 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (1.50%) OpenStack
9 16 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (1.11%) Drupal
10 14 (1.11%) WebSphere
11 11 (0.87%) Anypoint
11 11 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.71%) Apache
12 9 (0.71%) nginx
12 9 (0.71%) Red Hat Fuse
13 8 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.63%) IBM Domino
14 7 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 173 (13.70%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 19 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (1.19%) AutoCAD
5 7 (0.55%) Gliffy
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.079%) InDesign
6 1 (0.079%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.079%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.079%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.079%) Shopify
3 1 (0.079%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 575 (45.53%) Office 365
2 509 (40.30%) Azure
3 342 (27.08%) AWS
4 71 (5.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 57 (4.51%) IaaS
6 44 (3.48%) Mimecast
7 38 (3.01%) PaaS
8 36 (2.85%) GCP
9 30 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
9 30 (2.38%) SaaS
10 22 (1.74%) Datadog
11 17 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 17 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (1.11%) OneDrive
14 12 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (0.87%) Power Platform
16 10 (0.79%) Slack
16 10 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 9 (0.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 272 (21.54%) Firewall
2 259 (20.51%) DNS
3 213 (16.86%) DHCP
4 192 (15.20%) TCP/IP
5 190 (15.04%) SAN
6 172 (13.62%) LAN
7 164 (12.98%) WAN
8 143 (11.32%) VPN
9 80 (6.33%) Wireless
10 74 (5.86%) VoIP
11 60 (4.75%) NAS
12 56 (4.43%) VLAN
13 55 (4.35%) BGP
14 49 (3.88%) Network Security
15 48 (3.80%) iSCSI
16 47 (3.72%) Cisco ASA
17 40 (3.17%) Skype
18 38 (3.01%) NetScaler
19 35 (2.77%) Unified Communications
20 32 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (11.08%) SQL Server
2 46 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 43 (3.40%) MySQL
4 40 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
6 26 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 23 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (1.43%) Big Data
9 16 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
10 15 (1.19%) Relational Database
11 13 (1.03%) DB2
12 11 (0.87%) Data Lake
12 11 (0.87%) Power BI
13 8 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.55%) MariaDB
14 7 (0.55%) MongoDB
14 7 (0.55%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 44 (3.48%) Jenkins
2 35 (2.77%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 22 (1.74%) Vagrant
4 22 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
5 17 (1.35%) MSI
6 15 (1.19%) JIRA
6 15 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 13 (1.03%) Maven
8 12 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (0.87%) DbUnit
9 11 (0.87%) jMock
9 11 (0.87%) JUnit
9 11 (0.87%) Mockito
9 11 (0.87%) SonarQube
10 8 (0.63%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.55%) Selenium
11 7 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.32%) GitLab
General
1 232 (18.37%) Finance
2 65 (5.15%) Banking
3 44 (3.48%) Law
4 41 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.22%) Legal
6 27 (2.14%) Advertising
7 22 (1.74%) Aerospace
8 20 (1.58%) Retail
9 15 (1.19%) Public Sector
10 12 (0.95%) Publishing
11 11 (0.87%) Marketing
12 9 (0.71%) Back Office
12 9 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.55%) French Language
14 6 (0.48%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.48%) Local Government
15 5 (0.40%) Games
15 5 (0.40%) Housing Association
16 4 (0.32%) Electronics
16 4 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 254 (20.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 148 (11.72%) Support Engineer
3 134 (10.61%) Analyst
4 115 (9.11%) IT Support
5 109 (8.63%) IT Engineer
6 103 (8.16%) Administrator
7 85 (6.73%) Network Engineer
7 85 (6.73%) Systems Administrator
8 74 (5.86%) Architect
9 69 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support
10 62 (4.91%) Desktop Support
11 60 (4.75%) VMware Engineer
12 59 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
12 59 (4.67%) IT Support Engineer
13 57 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
14 56 (4.43%) Cloud Engineer
15 54 (4.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 54 (4.28%) 3rd Line Support
16 52 (4.12%) IT Analyst
17 48 (3.80%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.17%) Web Services
2 27 (2.14%) .NET
3 26 (2.06%) LDAP
4 24 (1.90%) REST
5 22 (1.74%) SOAP
6 14 (1.11%) .NET Framework
6 14 (1.11%) LAMP
6 14 (1.11%) Sensu
6 14 (1.11%) Spring
6 14 (1.11%) XML
7 13 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (0.87%) Apache Camel
8 11 (0.87%) J2EE
8 11 (0.87%) PowerMock
9 10 (0.79%) RESTful
10 7 (0.55%) OAuth
11 6 (0.48%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (0.48%) Middleware
11 6 (0.48%) XMPP
12 5 (0.40%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 201 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 80 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.75%) Video Conferencing
5 58 (4.59%) Public Cloud
6 41 (3.25%) Replication
7 40 (3.17%) Private Cloud
8 39 (3.09%) Clustering
9 36 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
10 31 (2.45%) Hedge funds
11 29 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
12 26 (2.06%) Driving Licence
12 26 (2.06%) iPhone
13 21 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
14 19 (1.50%) CCTV
14 19 (1.50%) User Experience
15 15 (1.19%) Fat Client
15 15 (1.19%) Graphic Design
15 15 (1.19%) Thin Client
16 14 (1.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 934 (73.95%) Windows
2 543 (42.99%) Windows Server
3 267 (21.14%) Linux
4 251 (19.87%) Windows 10
5 222 (17.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 145 (11.48%) Windows 7
7 129 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 62 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 51 (4.04%) CentOS
10 34 (2.69%) Unix
11 32 (2.53%) Ubuntu
12 31 (2.45%) Windows 8
13 30 (2.38%) Android
14 29 (2.30%) Apple iOS
14 29 (2.30%) Mac OS
15 20 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (1.50%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.95%) VMS
18 11 (0.87%) Solaris
19 8 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (25.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 222 (17.58%) ITIL
3 216 (17.10%) Problem-Solving
4 162 (12.83%) Migration
5 141 (11.16%) DevOps
6 132 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 103 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (5.54%) Computer Science
9 66 (5.23%) Service Delivery
10 59 (4.67%) Change Management
11 57 (4.51%) Cybersecurity
12 54 (4.28%) Configuration Management
13 53 (4.20%) Load Balancing
14 52 (4.12%) Business Continuity
15 51 (4.04%) Project Delivery
15 51 (4.04%) Task Automation
15 51 (4.04%) Virtual Environments
16 50 (3.96%) Project Management
17 47 (3.72%) Information Security
18 46 (3.64%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 361 (28.58%) PowerShell
2 162 (12.83%) SQL
3 101 (8.00%) Python
4 94 (7.44%) Bash Shell
5 41 (3.25%) VBScript
6 39 (3.09%) Shell Script
7 32 (2.53%) Perl
8 30 (2.38%) Java
9 27 (2.14%) C
10 25 (1.98%) C#
11 19 (1.50%) Ruby
12 17 (1.35%) Go
13 14 (1.11%) VB
14 13 (1.03%) C++
15 11 (0.87%) Ada
16 8 (0.63%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.55%) Groovy
17 7 (0.55%) Korn
18 6 (0.48%) PHP
19 3 (0.24%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 136 (10.77%) Degree
2 123 (9.74%) Cisco Certification
3 117 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 106 (8.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 96 (7.60%) CCNA
6 66 (5.23%) MCSE
7 60 (4.75%) Computer Science Degree
8 55 (4.35%) CCNP
8 55 (4.35%) MCSA
9 26 (2.06%) Security Cleared
10 25 (1.98%) MCP
11 22 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (1.58%) MCITP
13 18 (1.43%) CISSP
14 15 (1.19%) CCIE
15 11 (0.87%) SC Cleared
16 10 (0.79%) AWS Certification
16 10 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
16 10 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (0.63%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (7.92%) SLA
2 46 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 20 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials
5 18 (1.43%) GDPR
6 13 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.55%) QA
8 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.32%) NIST
10 3 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 752 (59.54%) Active Directory
2 355 (28.11%) Hyper-V
3 175 (13.86%) vSphere
4 147 (11.64%) VMware ESXi
5 136 (10.77%) XenApp
6 82 (6.49%) XenDesktop
7 75 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
8 50 (3.96%) Docker
9 44 (3.48%) Virtual Servers
10 34 (2.69%) Virtual Desktop
11 33 (2.61%) VirtualBox
12 30 (2.38%) VMware NSX
13 22 (1.74%) Terminal Server
14 20 (1.58%) Firmware
14 20 (1.58%) VMware Workstation
15 19 (1.50%) Xen
16 18 (1.43%) KVM
17 12 (0.95%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 12 (0.95%) NFS
18 11 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 204 (16.15%) SCCM
2 87 (6.89%) vCenter Server
3 78 (6.18%) Ansible
4 74 (5.86%) Puppet
4 74 (5.86%) Terraform
5 62 (4.91%) SCOM
6 43 (3.40%) WSUS
7 40 (3.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 39 (3.09%) Nagios
9 38 (3.01%) Kubernetes
9 38 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
10 27 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
10 27 (2.14%) Grafana
11 25 (1.98%) Jamf Pro
12 24 (1.90%) FortiGate
13 21 (1.66%) PowerCLI
14 18 (1.43%) Packer
14 18 (1.43%) vRealize
15 16 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
15 16 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1,263 (100.00%) VMware
2 657 (52.02%) Microsoft
3 336 (26.60%) Citrix
4 314 (24.86%) Cisco
5 111 (8.79%) HP
6 79 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 76 (6.02%) Red Hat
8 68 (5.38%) Dell
8 68 (5.38%) Veeam
9 67 (5.30%) NetApp
10 56 (4.43%) Oracle
11 51 (4.04%) EMC
12 43 (3.40%) Symantec
13 40 (3.17%) CheckPoint
14 39 (3.09%) Sophos
15 36 (2.85%) Meraki
16 35 (2.77%) Google
17 34 (2.69%) ServiceNow
18 33 (2.61%) Apple
18 33 (2.61%) IBM