Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 126 117
Rank change year-on-year -24 -9 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1,227 1,762 2,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.27% 2.62% 2.87%
As % of the System Software category 12.80% 16.51% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,060 1,492 1,863
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -0.99%
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 9,587 10,674 10,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.74% 15.88% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7,940 8,927 8,489
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
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 22 November 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 22 November 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 -22 284 £48,750 -7.14% 76
South London +50 121 £42,500 -10.53% 14
West London +7 80 £42,500 -22.73% 40
East London +28 27 £85,000 +61.90% 20
North London -6 9 £32,500 -40.91% 5
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1,227 (100.00%) VMware
2 890 (72.53%) Windows
3 705 (57.46%) Active Directory
4 590 (48.08%) Microsoft
5 561 (45.72%) Office 365
6 498 (40.59%) Windows Server
7 454 (37.00%) Azure
8 336 (27.38%) Hyper-V
9 311 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 310 (25.26%) AWS
10 310 (25.26%) Cisco
11 298 (24.29%) Citrix
12 288 (23.47%) PowerShell
13 278 (22.66%) Windows 10
14 262 (21.35%) DNS
15 261 (21.27%) Firewall
16 251 (20.46%) Linux
17 231 (18.83%) DHCP
18 228 (18.58%) Finance
19 218 (17.77%) ITIL
19 218 (17.77%) Problem-Solving
20 213 (17.36%) Windows Server 2012
21 212 (17.28%) SAN
22 202 (16.46%) MS Exchange
23 201 (16.38%) vSphere
24 198 (16.14%) SCCM
25 190 (15.48%) TCP/IP
26 182 (14.83%) Data Centre
27 160 (13.04%) Windows 7
28 159 (12.96%) 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
1 202 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 142 (11.57%) SharePoint
3 66 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 53 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 42 (3.42%) IIS
6 36 (2.93%) Skype for Business
7 29 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 22 (1.79%) OpenStack
9 21 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (1.55%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.06%) IBM Notes
13 12 (0.98%) Confluence
14 11 (0.90%) IBM Domino
15 10 (0.81%) Anypoint
15 10 (0.81%) nginx
16 8 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
17 7 (0.57%) Apache
18 5 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 151 (12.31%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.98%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.081%) Gliffy
6 1 (0.081%) InDesign
6 1 (0.081%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.41%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 561 (45.72%) Office 365
2 454 (37.00%) Azure
3 310 (25.26%) AWS
4 73 (5.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 52 (4.24%) IaaS
6 37 (3.02%) GCP
7 32 (2.61%) SaaS
8 28 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (1.63%) Mimecast
10 18 (1.47%) OneDrive
11 17 (1.39%) Amazon S3
11 17 (1.39%) PaaS
12 16 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (1.30%) Power Platform
13 13 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 13 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (1.06%) GitHub
14 10 (0.81%) Datadog
15 8 (0.65%) G Suite
16 5 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 262 (21.35%) DNS
2 261 (21.27%) Firewall
3 231 (18.83%) DHCP
4 212 (17.28%) SAN
5 190 (15.48%) TCP/IP
6 159 (12.96%) LAN
7 151 (12.31%) WAN
8 125 (10.19%) VPN
9 87 (7.09%) Network Security
10 74 (6.03%) VoIP
11 69 (5.62%) Wireless
12 68 (5.54%) VLAN
13 63 (5.13%) iSCSI
14 62 (5.05%) NAS
15 51 (4.16%) BGP
16 42 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
16 42 (3.42%) Skype
17 38 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
18 35 (2.85%) MPLS
19 33 (2.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (2.04%) MySQL
3 25 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
5 19 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
6 18 (1.47%) Big Data
7 17 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 16 (1.30%) Power BI
9 14 (1.14%) Relational Database
10 12 (0.98%) DB2
10 12 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 10 (0.81%) Data Lake
12 10 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (0.73%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (3.34%) Jenkins
2 37 (3.02%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.28%) Visual Studio
4 23 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
5 18 (1.47%) MSI
6 16 (1.30%) Maven
7 15 (1.22%) JIRA
7 15 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 14 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (0.90%) DbUnit
9 11 (0.90%) jMock
9 11 (0.90%) JUnit
9 11 (0.90%) Mockito
9 11 (0.90%) SonarQube
10 9 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (0.65%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.57%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.49%) Terragrunt
14 5 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 228 (18.58%) Finance
2 60 (4.89%) Banking
3 58 (4.73%) Law
4 45 (3.67%) Telecoms
5 32 (2.61%) Aerospace
5 32 (2.61%) Retail
6 21 (1.71%) Marketing
7 14 (1.14%) Advertising
8 13 (1.06%) Legal
8 13 (1.06%) Public Sector
9 12 (0.98%) Publishing
10 11 (0.90%) Back Office
11 10 (0.81%) Local Government
12 7 (0.57%) Private Banking
13 6 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.49%) German Language
14 5 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.33%) Games
15 4 (0.33%) Housing Association
16 3 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 253 (20.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 153 (12.47%) Support Engineer
3 145 (11.82%) Analyst
4 115 (9.37%) IT Support
5 91 (7.42%) IT Engineer
6 86 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support
7 83 (6.76%) VMware Engineer
8 68 (5.54%) IT Analyst
8 68 (5.54%) Network Engineer
9 67 (5.46%) Administrator
10 66 (5.38%) Architect
11 64 (5.22%) Support Analyst
12 61 (4.97%) Desktop Support
13 57 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
14 55 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
15 52 (4.24%) Cloud Engineer
16 50 (4.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 50 (4.07%) IT Support Engineer
17 48 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
18 44 (3.59%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (1.96%) Web Services
2 21 (1.71%) .NET
3 17 (1.39%) SOAP
4 15 (1.22%) REST
5 12 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (0.90%) Apache Camel
6 11 (0.90%) J2EE
6 11 (0.90%) PowerMock
7 10 (0.81%) RESTful
8 9 (0.73%) LDAP
9 7 (0.57%) .NET Framework
9 7 (0.57%) XML
9 7 (0.57%) XMPP
10 6 (0.49%) CSS
10 6 (0.49%) HTML
11 5 (0.41%) Apache Thrift
11 5 (0.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 5 (0.41%) WSDL
12 4 (0.33%) 802.1X
12 4 (0.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 182 (14.83%) Data Centre
2 92 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (7.17%) Management Information System
4 65 (5.30%) Replication
5 64 (5.22%) Video Conferencing
6 48 (3.91%) Private Cloud
7 47 (3.83%) Clustering
8 44 (3.59%) Public Cloud
9 42 (3.42%) Hedge funds
9 42 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
10 26 (2.12%) Driving Licence
10 26 (2.12%) iPhone
11 24 (1.96%) User Experience
12 23 (1.87%) Fat Client
12 23 (1.87%) Thin Client
13 21 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
14 20 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
15 15 (1.22%) N-Tier
16 14 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 13 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 890 (72.53%) Windows
2 498 (40.59%) Windows Server
3 278 (22.66%) Windows 10
4 251 (20.46%) Linux
5 213 (17.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 160 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 139 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (2.93%) Android
9 36 (2.93%) Mac OS
10 32 (2.61%) CentOS
11 26 (2.12%) Unix
12 25 (2.04%) Apple iOS
13 23 (1.87%) Windows 8
14 17 (1.39%) Ubuntu
15 16 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (1.14%) Mac OS X
17 13 (1.06%) Solaris
18 12 (0.98%) Windows Vista
19 8 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 218 (17.77%) ITIL
2 218 (17.77%) Problem-Solving
3 154 (12.55%) Migration
4 135 (11.00%) DevOps
5 124 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 97 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (6.68%) Service Delivery
8 76 (6.19%) Project Management
9 70 (5.70%) Change Management
10 60 (4.89%) Business Continuity
11 57 (4.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 51 (4.16%) Cybersecurity
13 49 (3.99%) Configuration Management
14 48 (3.91%) Project Delivery
15 46 (3.75%) Presales
15 46 (3.75%) Virtual Environments
16 45 (3.67%) Mentoring
17 43 (3.50%) Computer Science
18 41 (3.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 288 (23.47%) PowerShell
2 149 (12.14%) SQL
3 74 (6.03%) Python
4 63 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 34 (2.77%) C
6 29 (2.36%) C#
7 27 (2.20%) Java
8 24 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 21 (1.71%) C++
9 21 (1.71%) Perl
10 18 (1.47%) VBScript
11 14 (1.14%) Ada
11 14 (1.14%) Go
11 14 (1.14%) Ruby
11 14 (1.14%) VB
12 13 (1.06%) JavaScript
13 10 (0.81%) T-SQL
14 8 (0.65%) PHP
15 1 (0.081%) Clojure
15 1 (0.081%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 136 (11.08%) Degree
2 124 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
3 111 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 96 (7.82%) CCNA
5 92 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 78 (6.36%) MCSE
7 56 (4.56%) CCNP
8 55 (4.48%) MCSA
9 41 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
10 17 (1.39%) CCIE
10 17 (1.39%) MCITP
10 17 (1.39%) Security Cleared
11 15 (1.22%) AWS Certification
11 15 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (1.06%) SC Cleared
13 11 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (0.81%) JNCIA
14 10 (0.81%) JNCIP
14 10 (0.81%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (7.74%) SLA
2 46 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.33%) GDPR
5 4 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.24%) NIST
6 3 (0.24%) PMO
7 2 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 705 (57.46%) Active Directory
2 336 (27.38%) Hyper-V
3 201 (16.38%) vSphere
4 112 (9.13%) VMware ESXi
5 104 (8.48%) XenApp
6 92 (7.50%) XenDesktop
7 77 (6.28%) Virtual Machines
8 54 (4.40%) Docker
9 45 (3.67%) Virtual Servers
10 44 (3.59%) Virtual Desktop
11 29 (2.36%) VMware NSX
12 25 (2.04%) VirtualBox
12 25 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
13 19 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 18 (1.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 18 (1.47%) Xen
15 17 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 13 (1.06%) KVM
17 12 (0.98%) NFS
18 8 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 198 (16.14%) SCCM
2 80 (6.52%) Ansible
3 77 (6.28%) Terraform
4 73 (5.95%) Puppet
5 54 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (4.24%) vCenter Server
7 47 (3.83%) SCOM
8 46 (3.75%) Kubernetes
9 37 (3.02%) WSUS
10 28 (2.28%) Microsoft Intune
11 26 (2.12%) Cisco CUCM
12 21 (1.71%) FortiGate
12 21 (1.71%) PowerCLI
13 19 (1.55%) Backup Exec
13 19 (1.55%) Nagios
14 16 (1.30%) Jamf Pro
15 12 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
15 12 (0.98%) Perfmon
15 12 (0.98%) Red Hat Satellite
16 9 (0.73%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1,227 (100.00%) VMware
2 590 (48.08%) Microsoft
3 310 (25.26%) Cisco
4 298 (24.29%) Citrix
5 97 (7.91%) HP
6 89 (7.25%) Veeam
7 82 (6.68%) Dell
8 80 (6.52%) Red Hat
9 64 (5.22%) NetApp
10 61 (4.97%) Meraki
11 52 (4.24%) EMC
12 51 (4.16%) SolarWinds
13 37 (3.02%) Symantec
14 36 (2.93%) CheckPoint
15 35 (2.85%) Sophos
16 34 (2.77%) Juniper
17 32 (2.61%) Avaya
18 31 (2.53%) Oracle
19 29 (2.36%) Apple
20 27 (2.20%) IBM