Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 271 139 164
Rank change year-on-year -132 +25 -31
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 678 472 1,190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.35% 2.44% 2.18%
As % of the System Software category 7.09% 12.86% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 567 400 1,024
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,469 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +14.29% -4.55%
75th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%

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 9,557 3,671 9,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.10% 18.97% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6,014 3,229 8,111
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £29,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £56,628 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.96% +10.00% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in London.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in London

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 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 -24 130 £55,000 -8.33% 60
West London -61 34 £52,500 -4.55% 15
South London -21 29 £44,750 -26.94% 10
East London -12 9 £70,000 -3.45% 16
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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.

1 678 (100.00%) VMware
2 450 (66.37%) Windows
3 379 (55.90%) Azure
4 349 (51.47%) Active Directory
5 322 (47.49%) Microsoft
6 300 (44.25%) Microsoft 365
7 272 (40.12%) PowerShell
8 252 (37.17%) Windows Server
9 200 (29.50%) Linux
10 185 (27.29%) Social Skills
11 172 (25.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 170 (25.07%) AWS
13 165 (24.34%) Hyper-V
14 153 (22.57%) Citrix
15 143 (21.09%) DNS
16 140 (20.65%) Firewall
17 135 (19.91%) Cisco
18 133 (19.62%) Finance
18 133 (19.62%) Windows 10
19 119 (17.55%) SAN
19 119 (17.55%) ITIL
20 117 (17.26%) DHCP
21 107 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
22 106 (15.63%) vSphere
23 100 (14.75%) Degree
24 94 (13.86%) Service Delivery
24 94 (13.86%) Azure Active Directory
24 94 (13.86%) Data Centre
25 93 (13.72%) Microsoft Office
26 91 (13.42%) Microsoft Intune

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 88 (12.98%) SharePoint
2 50 (7.37%) MS Exchange
3 38 (5.60%) IIS
4 24 (3.54%) OpenStack
5 20 (2.95%) Apache
6 17 (2.51%) Cloud Foundry
7 13 (1.92%) nginx
8 12 (1.77%) Skype for Business
9 9 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.88%) Traefik
11 6 (0.88%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.59%) JBoss
13 2 (0.29%) Traffic Server
14 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.15%) Confluence
14 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 93 (13.72%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Carpe Diem
1 2 (0.29%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 379 (55.90%) Azure
2 300 (44.25%) Microsoft 365
3 170 (25.07%) AWS
4 94 (13.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 61 (9.00%) GCP
6 56 (8.26%) PaaS
7 55 (8.11%) OneDrive
8 53 (7.82%) SaaS
9 52 (7.67%) IaaS
10 27 (3.98%) Amazon EKS
11 22 (3.24%) Mimecast
11 22 (3.24%) Power Platform
12 21 (3.10%) OpenShift
13 18 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
14 17 (2.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 17 (2.51%) IBM Cloud
15 16 (2.36%) PowerApps
16 10 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
16 10 (1.47%) Power Automate
16 10 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 143 (21.09%) DNS
2 140 (20.65%) Firewall
3 119 (17.55%) SAN
4 117 (17.26%) DHCP
5 81 (11.95%) VPN
6 69 (10.18%) TCP/IP
7 54 (7.96%) WAN
8 50 (7.37%) LAN
9 35 (5.16%) VLAN
10 26 (3.83%) NAS
10 26 (3.83%) VSAN
11 20 (2.95%) BGP
11 20 (2.95%) HTTP
12 19 (2.80%) Network Security
12 19 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
12 19 (2.80%) Wireless
13 18 (2.65%) NetScaler
13 18 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
14 16 (2.36%) Broadband
15 15 (2.21%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.01%) MySQL
3 16 (2.36%) NoSQL
3 16 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 12 (1.77%) Power BI
7 11 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (0.88%) Event Store
8 6 (0.88%) Redis
9 5 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (0.74%) Big Data
9 5 (0.74%) InfluxDB
10 4 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.44%) ArangoDB
11 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (4.13%) Jenkins
2 27 (3.98%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.36%) JIRA
4 15 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (1.62%) GitLab
6 9 (1.33%) Gradle
6 9 (1.33%) Maven
7 7 (1.03%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.03%) Terragrunt
8 6 (0.88%) Ant
8 6 (0.88%) git-flow
9 5 (0.74%) MSI
10 4 (0.59%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.29%) GoCD
12 2 (0.29%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.15%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 185 (27.29%) Social Skills
2 133 (19.62%) Finance
3 53 (7.82%) Banking
4 47 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 23 (3.39%) Presentation Skills
7 22 (3.24%) Documentation Skills
8 17 (2.51%) Financial Institution
8 17 (2.51%) Legal
9 16 (2.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 16 (2.36%) Law
10 11 (1.62%) Retail
11 9 (1.33%) Advertising
12 8 (1.18%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.18%) Organisational Skills
13 7 (1.03%) Police
14 6 (0.88%) Front Office
14 6 (0.88%) Public Sector
15 5 (0.74%) Military
16 4 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 153 (22.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 70 (10.32%) Analyst
3 67 (9.88%) Support Engineer
4 59 (8.70%) Architect
5 57 (8.41%) Azure Engineer
6 39 (5.75%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 36 (5.31%) IT Engineer
8 33 (4.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 31 (4.57%) Cloud Engineer
10 30 (4.42%) IT Support
11 29 (4.28%) Support Analyst
12 28 (4.13%) Desktop Engineer
12 28 (4.13%) VMware Engineer
13 26 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
14 25 (3.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 25 (3.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 25 (3.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 22 (3.24%) 2nd Line Support
16 21 (3.10%) Administrator
16 21 (3.10%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.95%) Elastic Stack
1 20 (2.95%) Web Services
2 16 (2.36%) JSON
3 15 (2.21%) LAMP
4 14 (2.06%) .NET
5 13 (1.92%) OAuth
5 13 (1.92%) XML
6 12 (1.77%) HTML
6 12 (1.77%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (1.77%) Spring
7 11 (1.62%) Java EE
7 11 (1.62%) Kafka
7 11 (1.62%) Node.js
7 11 (1.62%) SAML
7 11 (1.62%) Spring Boot
7 11 (1.62%) Spring Cloud
8 10 (1.47%) OpenID
9 9 (1.33%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (1.33%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 94 (13.86%) Data Centre
2 52 (7.67%) Public Cloud
3 34 (5.01%) Management Information System
4 30 (4.42%) Cloud Native
5 24 (3.54%) Video Conferencing
6 22 (3.24%) Clustering
6 22 (3.24%) PKI
7 21 (3.10%) Hedge funds
7 21 (3.10%) Replication
8 20 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.51%) Private Cloud
10 14 (2.06%) EMC VNX
10 14 (2.06%) User Experience
10 14 (2.06%) Virtual Team
11 13 (1.92%) Social Media
12 11 (1.62%) Blackberry
12 11 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
12 11 (1.62%) Reinsurance
13 9 (1.33%) Fat Client
13 9 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 450 (66.37%) Windows
2 252 (37.17%) Windows Server
3 200 (29.50%) Linux
4 133 (19.62%) Windows 10
5 78 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (6.93%) Windows Server 2016
7 34 (5.01%) Windows 7
7 34 (5.01%) Windows Server 2019
8 31 (4.57%) Unix
9 27 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (3.83%) Mac OS X
11 24 (3.54%) CentOS
12 19 (2.80%) Mac OS
13 15 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (2.06%) Android
15 11 (1.62%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.03%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.88%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.74%) Windows XP
19 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (25.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 119 (17.55%) ITIL
3 107 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
4 94 (13.86%) Service Delivery
5 88 (12.98%) DevOps
6 79 (11.65%) Migration
7 66 (9.73%) Project Delivery
8 55 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 52 (7.67%) Cybersecurity
10 51 (7.52%) Load Balancing
11 50 (7.37%) Computer Science
12 47 (6.93%) Configuration Management
13 44 (6.49%) Infrastructure as Code
14 41 (6.05%) Task Automation
15 37 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (5.31%) Change Management
17 33 (4.87%) Project Management
17 33 (4.87%) Scrum
18 30 (4.42%) Virtual Infrastructure
19 29 (4.28%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 272 (40.12%) PowerShell
2 87 (12.83%) SQL
3 79 (11.65%) Python
4 50 (7.37%) Bash Shell
5 31 (4.57%) C#
6 28 (4.13%) Java
7 17 (2.51%) VBScript
8 16 (2.36%) Perl
9 14 (2.06%) Go
10 12 (1.77%) Ruby
10 12 (1.77%) VB
11 11 (1.62%) Ada
12 10 (1.47%) C++
13 8 (1.18%) C
13 8 (1.18%) JavaScript
14 7 (1.03%) PHP
15 5 (0.74%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.59%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.29%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 100 (14.75%) Degree
2 65 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (5.90%) CCNA
5 35 (5.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (4.72%) MCSE
7 28 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 26 (3.83%) MCSA
9 21 (3.10%) MCP
10 19 (2.80%) Security Cleared
11 14 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (1.77%) SC Cleared
13 11 (1.62%) Master's Degree
14 10 (1.47%) VCP5
15 9 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
16 8 (1.18%) VCP6
17 7 (1.03%) CCNP
17 7 (1.03%) CISSP
18 6 (0.88%) CCIE
18 6 (0.88%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.60%) SLA
2 26 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.62%) GDPR
4 6 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.88%) PMO
4 6 (0.88%) QA
5 4 (0.59%) NIST
6 3 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.29%) NCSC
7 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 349 (51.47%) Active Directory
2 165 (24.34%) Hyper-V
3 106 (15.63%) vSphere
4 71 (10.47%) VMware ESXi
5 44 (6.49%) XenApp
6 42 (6.19%) Docker
7 41 (6.05%) XenDesktop
8 37 (5.46%) Virtual Desktop
9 32 (4.72%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (3.24%) Virtual Servers
11 19 (2.80%) KVM
11 19 (2.80%) VMware NSX
12 12 (1.77%) vCloud
13 11 (1.62%) VMware Server
14 10 (1.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 9 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
16 6 (0.88%) Ceph
16 6 (0.88%) Xen
17 5 (0.74%) Firmware
17 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 91 (13.42%) Microsoft Intune
2 82 (12.09%) Ansible
3 76 (11.21%) Terraform
4 69 (10.18%) SCCM
5 54 (7.96%) Kubernetes
6 49 (7.23%) Puppet
7 38 (5.60%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (4.13%) SCOM
9 20 (2.95%) Prometheus
10 18 (2.65%) Grafana
11 16 (2.36%) NetBackup
12 15 (2.21%) vCenter Server
13 14 (2.06%) Salt
14 12 (1.77%) PowerCLI
15 10 (1.47%) AirWatch
16 9 (1.33%) WSUS
16 9 (1.33%) ZABBIX
17 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
18 7 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
18 7 (1.03%) Rancher
Vendors
1 678 (100.00%) VMware
2 322 (47.49%) Microsoft
3 153 (22.57%) Citrix
4 135 (19.91%) Cisco
5 72 (10.62%) HP
6 64 (9.44%) ServiceNow
7 58 (8.55%) Dell
7 58 (8.55%) Veeam
8 57 (8.41%) Google
9 43 (6.34%) NetApp
10 38 (5.60%) Red Hat
11 33 (4.87%) CommVault
12 30 (4.42%) IBM
13 28 (4.13%) SolarWinds
14 26 (3.83%) EMC
15 25 (3.69%) Meraki
16 20 (2.95%) Apple
16 20 (2.95%) Zerto
17 19 (2.80%) Nimble Storage
17 19 (2.80%) SAP