Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 123 100
Rank change year-on-year -10 -23 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1,591 1,945 2,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.62% 2.78% 3.07%
As % of the System Software category 15.91% 19.44% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,385 1,594 1,828
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,100 £31,250 £29,925
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -

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 10,001 10,004 8,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.48% 14.31% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8,293 8,415 7,379
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 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
Central London -5 346 £51,250 -6.82% 14
South London +24 81 £47,500 +15.85% 1
West London -12 71 £55,000 +15.79% 2
East London -2 25 £60,000 +71.43% 1
North London +22 15 £47,500 -24.00%
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 1,591 (100.00%) VMware
2 1,080 (67.88%) Windows
3 845 (53.11%) Microsoft
4 838 (52.67%) Active Directory
5 659 (41.42%) Windows Server
6 604 (37.96%) Microsoft Azure
7 537 (33.75%) Office 365
8 477 (29.98%) Firewall
9 474 (29.79%) Cisco
10 458 (28.79%) Hyper-V
11 441 (27.72%) Amazon AWS
12 397 (24.95%) Linux
13 387 (24.32%) Finance
14 369 (23.19%) PowerShell
15 358 (22.50%) MS Exchange
15 358 (22.50%) Citrix
16 355 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
17 354 (22.25%) ITIL
17 354 (22.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 344 (21.62%) Data Centre
19 332 (20.87%) SQL
20 325 (20.43%) DNS
21 272 (17.10%) SAN
22 271 (17.03%) Windows Server 2008
23 256 (16.09%) vSphere
24 250 (15.71%) HP
25 243 (15.27%) SQL Server
26 242 (15.21%) SCCM
27 241 (15.15%) WAN
28 238 (14.96%) DHCP

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
1 358 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 184 (11.57%) SharePoint
3 130 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 113 (7.10%) IIS
5 93 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 63 (3.96%) Skype for Business
7 53 (3.33%) Apache
8 51 (3.21%) Tomcat
9 33 (2.07%) OpenStack
10 21 (1.32%) nginx
11 20 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (1.19%) WebSphere
13 18 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
14 17 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (0.94%) JBoss
15 15 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (0.82%) Confluence
17 12 (0.75%) IBM Domino
18 11 (0.69%) CMS
18 11 (0.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 216 (13.58%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.063%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.38%) NetSuite
2 6 (0.38%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.063%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.063%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 604 (37.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 537 (33.75%) Office 365
3 441 (27.72%) Amazon AWS
4 106 (6.66%) IaaS
5 92 (5.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 89 (5.59%) SaaS
7 87 (5.47%) PaaS
8 61 (3.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 35 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (1.76%) Mimecast
11 24 (1.51%) GitHub
12 18 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (0.69%) OpenDNS
14 10 (0.63%) Amazon S3
15 9 (0.57%) Slack
16 8 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.50%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 6 (0.38%) G Suite
18 5 (0.31%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 477 (29.98%) Firewall
2 325 (20.43%) DNS
3 272 (17.10%) SAN
4 241 (15.15%) WAN
5 238 (14.96%) DHCP
5 238 (14.96%) TCP/IP
6 201 (12.63%) LAN
7 146 (9.18%) VPN
8 86 (5.41%) VoIP
9 81 (5.09%) VLAN
10 70 (4.40%) NAS
10 70 (4.40%) Network Security
11 62 (3.90%) Wireless
12 57 (3.58%) Skype
13 56 (3.52%) Internet
14 55 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
15 53 (3.33%) iSCSI
16 48 (3.02%) NetScaler
17 46 (2.89%) SSL
18 41 (2.58%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 69 (4.34%) MySQL
3 55 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
4 49 (3.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 40 (2.51%) NoSQL
6 34 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (2.07%) MongoDB
8 31 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 28 (1.76%) Relational Database
9 28 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 27 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
11 26 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
12 25 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 22 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 21 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (1.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 133 (8.36%) Jenkins
2 71 (4.46%) Maven
3 68 (4.27%) Git (software)
4 56 (3.52%) Gradle
5 54 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
6 51 (3.21%) Ant
7 38 (2.39%) JIRA
8 30 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (1.38%) TeamCity
10 21 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (1.07%) Subversion
12 16 (1.01%) SonarQube
12 16 (1.01%) Vagrant
13 11 (0.69%) DbUnit
13 11 (0.69%) jMock
13 11 (0.69%) JUnit
13 11 (0.69%) Mockito
13 11 (0.69%) WinDbg
14 10 (0.63%) Artifactory
14 10 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 387 (24.32%) Finance
2 110 (6.91%) Retail
3 105 (6.60%) Banking
4 60 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 47 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.33%) Publishing
7 26 (1.63%) Law
8 24 (1.51%) Marketing
9 19 (1.19%) Legal
10 18 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (1.07%) Advertising
12 13 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.75%) Games
14 10 (0.63%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.38%) Back Office
15 6 (0.38%) Front Office
16 4 (0.25%) Local Government
16 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.19%) French Language
17 3 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 291 (18.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 201 (12.63%) Analyst
3 159 (9.99%) Architect
4 158 (9.93%) Support Engineer
5 145 (9.11%) Administrator
6 122 (7.67%) Systems Engineer
7 118 (7.42%) AWS Engineer
8 109 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
9 103 (6.47%) Support Analyst
10 90 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
11 87 (5.47%) Network Engineer
12 83 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
12 83 (5.22%) IT Analyst
13 82 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 74 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
15 71 (4.46%) IT Support
16 70 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
17 68 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
18 63 (3.96%) Consultant
18 63 (3.96%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (5.41%) Web Services
2 74 (4.65%) .NET
3 28 (1.76%) LAMP
4 18 (1.13%) Elastic Stack
4 18 (1.13%) LDAP
5 17 (1.07%) JSON
5 17 (1.07%) Software Packaging
6 16 (1.01%) HTML
6 16 (1.01%) RESTful
7 15 (0.94%) J2EE
8 14 (0.88%) Middleware
9 13 (0.82%) LEMP Stack
9 13 (0.82%) REST
10 12 (0.75%) SOAP
11 11 (0.69%) Apache Camel
11 11 (0.69%) LAPP Stack
11 11 (0.69%) Natural Language Processing
11 11 (0.69%) PowerMock
11 11 (0.69%) Spring
12 10 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 344 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 118 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (6.47%) Clustering
4 93 (5.85%) Replication
5 92 (5.78%) Self-Motivation
6 82 (5.15%) Public Cloud
7 67 (4.21%) Management Information System
8 62 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
9 60 (3.77%) Hedge funds
10 49 (3.08%) Fintech
11 47 (2.95%) Video Conferencing
12 43 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
13 33 (2.07%) Private Cloud
14 29 (1.82%) User Experience
15 28 (1.76%) EMC VNX
16 24 (1.51%) Virtual Team
17 23 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
18 22 (1.38%) Fat Client
18 22 (1.38%) Thin Client
19 21 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1,080 (67.88%) Windows
2 659 (41.42%) Windows Server
3 397 (24.95%) Linux
4 355 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 271 (17.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 214 (13.45%) Windows 10
7 152 (9.55%) Windows 7
8 89 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 60 (3.77%) Unix
9 60 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 59 (3.71%) CentOS
11 54 (3.39%) Ubuntu
12 42 (2.64%) Windows 8
13 24 (1.51%) Android
14 23 (1.45%) Debian
15 20 (1.26%) Apple iOS
16 15 (0.94%) Mac OS
16 15 (0.94%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.75%) Solaris
18 10 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (22.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 354 (22.25%) ITIL
2 237 (14.90%) DevOps
3 204 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
4 195 (12.26%) Migration
5 151 (9.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 149 (9.37%) Configuration Management
7 130 (8.17%) Computer Science
8 121 (7.61%) Presales
9 115 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
10 92 (5.78%) High Availability
11 87 (5.47%) CRM
12 82 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
13 81 (5.09%) Project Management
14 80 (5.03%) Service Management
15 78 (4.90%) Mentoring
16 71 (4.46%) Information Security
17 69 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
18 68 (4.27%) Cybersecurity
19 65 (4.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 369 (23.19%) PowerShell
2 332 (20.87%) SQL
3 189 (11.88%) Python
4 153 (9.62%) Bash Shell
5 77 (4.84%) Perl
6 71 (4.46%) Ruby
7 45 (2.83%) Shell Script
8 40 (2.51%) Java
9 35 (2.20%) T-SQL
10 20 (1.26%) VBScript
11 19 (1.19%) JavaScript
12 16 (1.01%) PHP
12 16 (1.01%) VB
13 15 (0.94%) C
13 15 (0.94%) C#
14 6 (0.38%) Java 8
15 4 (0.25%) AWK
15 4 (0.25%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.25%) sed
16 3 (0.19%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 217 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 198 (12.45%) Degree
3 169 (10.62%) Cisco Certification
4 140 (8.80%) MCSE
5 126 (7.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 112 (7.04%) CCNA
7 100 (6.29%) Computer Science Degree
8 64 (4.02%) CCNP
9 59 (3.71%) MCSA
10 51 (3.21%) MCP
11 50 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
12 41 (2.58%) CCIE
13 36 (2.26%) Security Cleared
14 31 (1.95%) RHCE
15 28 (1.76%) SC Cleared
16 16 (1.01%) MCITP
17 15 (0.94%) CISSP
18 14 (0.88%) AWS Certification
19 13 (0.82%) DV Cleared
20 12 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.15%) SLA
2 40 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.89%) GDPR
4 27 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 17 (1.07%) Cyber Essentials
6 16 (1.01%) QA
7 13 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 10 (0.63%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.50%) COBIT
10 7 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.38%) NIST 800
12 3 (0.19%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.13%) PMO
14 1 (0.063%) ISO 15022
14 1 (0.063%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 838 (52.67%) Active Directory
2 458 (28.79%) Hyper-V
3 256 (16.09%) vSphere
4 145 (9.11%) VMware ESXi
5 133 (8.36%) XenApp
6 119 (7.48%) Docker
7 102 (6.41%) Virtual Servers
8 72 (4.53%) XenDesktop
9 67 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
10 41 (2.58%) VMware NSX
10 41 (2.58%) VMware Workstation
11 40 (2.51%) Virtual Desktop
12 34 (2.14%) VirtualBox
13 30 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
14 28 (1.76%) NFS
15 26 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 25 (1.57%) XenServer
17 19 (1.19%) BitLocker
18 17 (1.07%) DFS Replication
18 17 (1.07%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 242 (15.21%) SCCM
2 213 (13.39%) Puppet
3 196 (12.32%) Ansible
4 98 (6.16%) Opscode Chef
5 79 (4.97%) Kubernetes
6 78 (4.90%) SCOM
7 64 (4.02%) Backup Exec
8 62 (3.90%) Terraform
9 53 (3.33%) Nagios
9 53 (3.33%) vCenter Server
10 51 (3.21%) Salt
11 44 (2.77%) Microsoft Clustering
12 39 (2.45%) WSUS
13 33 (2.07%) Failover Clustering
14 32 (2.01%) Perfmon
14 32 (2.01%) vRealize
15 25 (1.57%) Single Sign-On
16 23 (1.45%) NetBackup
17 22 (1.38%) EMC NetWorker
18 20 (1.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1,591 (100.00%) VMware
2 845 (53.11%) Microsoft
3 474 (29.79%) Cisco
4 358 (22.50%) Citrix
5 250 (15.71%) HP
6 211 (13.26%) NetApp
7 202 (12.70%) Dell
8 185 (11.63%) EMC
9 96 (6.03%) Google
10 90 (5.66%) Red Hat
11 84 (5.28%) Veeam
12 68 (4.27%) Oracle
13 67 (4.21%) F5
14 65 (4.09%) IBM
15 61 (3.83%) SolarWinds
16 60 (3.77%) Veritas
17 58 (3.65%) Splunk
18 56 (3.52%) Palo Alto
19 54 (3.39%) CheckPoint
19 54 (3.39%) Juniper