Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 155 133
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 652 1,257 1,803
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.54% 2.23% 2.60%
As % of the System Software category 13.49% 12.75% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 585 1,102 1,552
Median annual salary £60,000 £54,250 £52,604
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.60% +3.13% +5.21%
10th Percentile £39,850 £29,000 £30,775
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +4.65%

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 4,832 9,857 10,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.80% 17.51% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4,145 8,177 8,898
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +5 139 £55,000 - 21
South London -6 42 £65,000 +39.78% 5
West London +21 26 £50,000 +11.11% 7
East London -1 7 £58,000 +3.72%
North London +12 2 £28,000 -44.00%
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 652 (100.00%) VMware
2 457 (70.09%) Windows
3 356 (54.60%) Microsoft
4 342 (52.45%) Active Directory
5 309 (47.39%) Azure
6 304 (46.63%) Windows Server
7 244 (37.42%) Office 365
8 229 (35.12%) PowerShell
9 207 (31.75%) Linux
10 187 (28.68%) AWS
11 186 (28.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 183 (28.07%) Hyper-V
13 178 (27.30%) Cisco
14 153 (23.47%) ITIL
15 151 (23.16%) Citrix
16 134 (20.55%) SCCM
17 130 (19.94%) Finance
18 123 (18.87%) DNS
19 111 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
20 110 (16.87%) Firewall
21 109 (16.72%) MS Exchange
22 101 (15.49%) Python
23 99 (15.18%) vSphere
24 97 (14.88%) Windows 10
25 96 (14.72%) HP
26 92 (14.11%) LAN
27 91 (13.96%) Windows Server 2016
28 89 (13.65%) TCP/IP
28 89 (13.65%) Data Centre
29 88 (13.50%) SLA

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
1 109 (16.72%) MS Exchange
2 56 (8.59%) SharePoint
3 42 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (6.44%) IIS
4 24 (3.68%) Skype for Business
5 23 (3.53%) Confluence
6 20 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (2.91%) CMS
8 12 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.53%) Apache
9 10 (1.53%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.77%) nginx
12 3 (0.46%) Drupal
12 3 (0.46%) WordPress
13 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.31%) SAS
13 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (7.36%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.31%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.31%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.31%) Shopify
3 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 309 (47.39%) Azure
2 244 (37.42%) Office 365
3 187 (28.68%) AWS
4 65 (9.97%) Azure Active Directory
5 52 (7.98%) IaaS
6 40 (6.13%) PaaS
7 36 (5.52%) SaaS
8 26 (3.99%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (3.53%) Mimecast
10 21 (3.22%) GCP
10 21 (3.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 17 (2.61%) OneDrive
12 16 (2.45%) Amazon S3
13 14 (2.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
14 11 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (1.69%) Route 53
15 10 (1.53%) G Suite
16 8 (1.23%) Serverless
17 6 (0.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 123 (18.87%) DNS
2 110 (16.87%) Firewall
3 92 (14.11%) LAN
4 89 (13.65%) TCP/IP
5 85 (13.04%) WAN
6 84 (12.88%) DHCP
7 59 (9.05%) VPN
8 57 (8.74%) SAN
9 44 (6.75%) VoIP
10 34 (5.21%) Skype
11 30 (4.60%) WebEx
12 29 (4.45%) NetScaler
13 25 (3.83%) Unified Communications
14 24 (3.68%) Wireless
15 22 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (3.22%) HTTP
17 18 (2.76%) H.323
18 17 (2.61%) MGCP
18 17 (2.61%) QSIG
18 17 (2.61%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (3.07%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (2.76%) MySQL
5 16 (2.45%) Hadoop
6 13 (1.99%) MongoDB
6 13 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.69%) Big Data
8 9 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (7.52%) Git (software)
2 47 (7.21%) Jenkins
3 38 (5.83%) JIRA
4 16 (2.45%) Artifactory
5 13 (1.99%) Vagrant
6 10 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (1.53%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.38%) Bitbucket
7 9 (1.38%) Gerrit
7 9 (1.38%) Maven
8 7 (1.07%) Bitbucket Server
8 7 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (0.92%) DbUnit
9 6 (0.92%) jMock
9 6 (0.92%) JUnit
9 6 (0.92%) Mockito
9 6 (0.92%) RStudio
9 6 (0.92%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.46%) Gradle
10 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 130 (19.94%) Finance
2 49 (7.52%) Banking
3 19 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.76%) Public Sector
5 13 (1.99%) Law
6 12 (1.84%) Legal
7 11 (1.69%) Advertising
8 9 (1.38%) Marketing
9 7 (1.07%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.07%) Retail
10 6 (0.92%) Back Office
11 5 (0.77%) Housing Association
11 5 (0.77%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.46%) Games
14 2 (0.31%) Billing
14 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.31%) German Language
14 2 (0.31%) Military
14 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (22.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 63 (9.66%) VMware Engineer
3 56 (8.59%) Administrator
4 50 (7.67%) Systems Engineer
5 49 (7.52%) Consultant
5 49 (7.52%) Systems Administrator
6 48 (7.36%) Support Engineer
7 46 (7.06%) Analyst
8 41 (6.29%) Network Engineer
9 39 (5.98%) IT Engineer
10 37 (5.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 36 (5.52%) Cloud Engineer
12 31 (4.75%) Windows Engineer
13 27 (4.14%) Windows Administrator
13 27 (4.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 26 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
15 22 (3.37%) Active Directory Engineer
16 20 (3.07%) Architect
16 20 (3.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 20 (3.07%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.36%) LDAP
2 22 (3.37%) Web Services
2 22 (3.37%) XMPP
3 20 (3.07%) .NET
4 16 (2.45%) XML
5 13 (1.99%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (1.38%) YAML
7 8 (1.23%) Shiny
7 8 (1.23%) SOAP
8 7 (1.07%) REST
8 7 (1.07%) Spring
9 6 (0.92%) J2EE
9 6 (0.92%) Middleware
9 6 (0.92%) PowerMock
10 5 (0.77%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.77%) Apache Camel
10 5 (0.77%) Hibernate
10 5 (0.77%) RESTful
11 4 (0.61%) LAMP
11 4 (0.61%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (13.65%) Data Centre
2 56 (8.59%) Public Cloud
3 36 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.99%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 19 (2.91%) Clustering
6 19 (2.91%) Private Cloud
7 15 (2.30%) Hedge funds
7 15 (2.30%) iPhone
8 13 (1.99%) Fat Client
8 13 (1.99%) Replication
8 13 (1.99%) Thin Client
8 13 (1.99%) User Experience
9 12 (1.84%) EMC VNX
9 12 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (1.23%) EMC VMAX
12 8 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (1.07%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 457 (70.09%) Windows
2 304 (46.63%) Windows Server
3 207 (31.75%) Linux
4 111 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 97 (14.88%) Windows 10
6 91 (13.96%) Windows Server 2016
7 69 (10.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (8.74%) Unix
9 47 (7.21%) Windows 7
10 43 (6.60%) CentOS
11 33 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (3.37%) Windows Server 2019
13 19 (2.91%) Ubuntu
14 16 (2.45%) Android
15 13 (1.99%) Debian
16 10 (1.53%) Windows 8
17 9 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
18 8 (1.23%) Solaris
19 7 (1.07%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (28.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 153 (23.47%) ITIL
3 76 (11.66%) Migration
4 75 (11.50%) DevOps
5 73 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
6 70 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 61 (9.36%) Configuration Management
8 51 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (7.67%) ITSM
10 48 (7.36%) Mentoring
11 44 (6.75%) Infrastructure as Code
12 41 (6.29%) Project Delivery
12 41 (6.29%) Service Management
13 37 (5.67%) Information Security
13 37 (5.67%) Task Automation
14 36 (5.52%) Cybersecurity
15 35 (5.37%) Patch Management
16 34 (5.21%) Problem Management
17 30 (4.60%) Virtual Environments
18 28 (4.29%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (35.12%) PowerShell
2 101 (15.49%) Python
3 64 (9.82%) SQL
4 62 (9.51%) Bash Shell
5 37 (5.67%) Shell Script
6 21 (3.22%) Java
7 18 (2.76%) Perl
8 15 (2.30%) Groovy
8 15 (2.30%) Ruby
9 13 (1.99%) C#
10 9 (1.38%) VBScript
11 8 (1.23%) C
11 8 (1.23%) C++
11 8 (1.23%) R
12 4 (0.61%) Ada
12 4 (0.61%) VB
13 3 (0.46%) Go
13 3 (0.46%) PHP
13 3 (0.46%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (10.28%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (7.67%) Degree
4 42 (6.44%) CCNA
5 36 (5.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 33 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
6 33 (5.06%) MCSE
7 24 (3.68%) Security Cleared
8 20 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 19 (2.91%) MCSA
10 18 (2.76%) CCNP
11 17 (2.61%) MCP
12 16 (2.45%) SC Cleared
13 15 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (1.99%) CISSP
15 12 (1.84%) CCIE
16 8 (1.23%) CEH
16 8 (1.23%) SANS
16 8 (1.23%) VCP5
17 7 (1.07%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (13.50%) SLA
2 15 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.69%) GDPR
4 7 (1.07%) QA
5 4 (0.61%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 342 (52.45%) Active Directory
2 183 (28.07%) Hyper-V
3 99 (15.18%) vSphere
4 83 (12.73%) VMware ESXi
5 66 (10.12%) XenApp
6 45 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 36 (5.52%) Virtual Machines
8 28 (4.29%) Docker
9 26 (3.99%) Virtual Servers
10 21 (3.22%) Virtual Desktop
11 20 (3.07%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 15 (2.30%) Terminal Server
13 13 (1.99%) VMware NSX
14 12 (1.84%) VirtualBox
15 10 (1.53%) VMware Server
16 9 (1.38%) NFS
16 9 (1.38%) Samba
17 8 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
18 7 (1.07%) Firmware
19 6 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 134 (20.55%) SCCM
2 74 (11.35%) Ansible
3 58 (8.90%) Terraform
4 48 (7.36%) SCOM
5 46 (7.06%) Puppet
6 43 (6.60%) Microsoft Intune
7 27 (4.14%) WSUS
8 25 (3.83%) Cisco CUCM
9 24 (3.68%) vCenter Server
10 23 (3.53%) Nagios
10 23 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (3.22%) Kubernetes
12 20 (3.07%) Single Sign-On
12 20 (3.07%) ZABBIX
13 17 (2.61%) Cisco UCCX
14 14 (2.15%) SCVMM
14 14 (2.15%) vRealize
15 12 (1.84%) PowerCLI
16 10 (1.53%) Grafana
16 10 (1.53%) Packer
Vendors
1 652 (100.00%) VMware
2 356 (54.60%) Microsoft
3 178 (27.30%) Cisco
4 151 (23.16%) Citrix
5 96 (14.72%) HP
6 46 (7.06%) Dell
7 45 (6.90%) EMC
7 45 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 35 (5.37%) SolarWinds
9 32 (4.91%) NetApp
10 27 (4.14%) Oracle
11 25 (3.83%) Sophos
12 24 (3.68%) Google
13 23 (3.53%) IBM
14 20 (3.07%) Meraki
14 20 (3.07%) Palo Alto
14 20 (3.07%) Splunk
15 19 (2.91%) F5
15 19 (2.91%) LogicMonitor
15 19 (2.91%) ServiceNow