Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 237 133 156
Rank change year-on-year -104 +23 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 690 716 1,282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.52% 2.57% 2.24%
As % of the System Software category 7.72% 13.85% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 561 615 1,104
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,875 £38,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £58,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.86% +10.48% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £80,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +10.47% -4.44%

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 8,940 5,171 9,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.73% 18.56% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5,719 4,470 8,349
10th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £68,000 £64,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +3 155 £58,000 +5.45% 41
West London -17 47 £52,500 - 18
South London -31 22 £44,750 -25.42% 12
East London +5 10 £47,500 -14.43% 18
North London +16 1 £32,500 +16.07% 2
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 690 (100.00%) VMware
2 465 (67.39%) Windows
3 420 (60.87%) Azure
4 369 (53.48%) Active Directory
5 354 (51.30%) Microsoft
6 294 (42.61%) Windows Server
7 293 (42.46%) Microsoft 365
8 255 (36.96%) PowerShell
9 213 (30.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 185 (26.81%) Linux
11 180 (26.09%) AWS
12 171 (24.78%) Citrix
13 166 (24.06%) Cisco
14 165 (23.91%) Hyper-V
15 158 (22.90%) DNS
16 155 (22.46%) Firewall
17 151 (21.88%) Social Skills
18 146 (21.16%) Finance
19 131 (18.99%) Windows 10
20 128 (18.55%) SAN
21 127 (18.41%) DHCP
22 115 (16.67%) ITIL
23 111 (16.09%) DevOps
24 102 (14.78%) Azure Active Directory
25 99 (14.35%) Data Centre
26 97 (14.06%) Ansible
26 97 (14.06%) vSphere
27 96 (13.91%) SharePoint
28 92 (13.33%) SQL Server
28 92 (13.33%) Migration

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 96 (13.91%) SharePoint
2 71 (10.29%) MS Exchange
3 28 (4.06%) IIS
4 27 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (2.61%) OpenStack
6 17 (2.46%) Cloud Foundry
7 15 (2.17%) Apache
7 15 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (1.59%) Skype for Business
9 10 (1.45%) nginx
10 9 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.87%) Traefik
13 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.58%) Confluence
15 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.29%) Traffic Server
16 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
16 1 (0.14%) JBoss
16 1 (0.14%) Site Server
Applications
1 80 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.01%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.14%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 420 (60.87%) Azure
2 293 (42.46%) Microsoft 365
3 180 (26.09%) AWS
4 102 (14.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 73 (10.58%) IaaS
6 68 (9.86%) PaaS
7 55 (7.97%) SaaS
8 50 (7.25%) GCP
9 43 (6.23%) OneDrive
10 28 (4.06%) Amazon EKS
11 22 (3.19%) OpenShift
12 17 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (2.46%) IBM Cloud
12 17 (2.46%) Mimecast
13 14 (2.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 13 (1.88%) Power Platform
15 12 (1.74%) GitHub
15 12 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 11 (1.59%) Azure Storage
17 9 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 158 (22.90%) DNS
2 155 (22.46%) Firewall
3 128 (18.55%) SAN
4 127 (18.41%) DHCP
5 91 (13.19%) TCP/IP
6 72 (10.43%) VPN
7 60 (8.70%) WAN
8 58 (8.41%) LAN
9 31 (4.49%) VLAN
10 30 (4.35%) NetScaler
10 30 (4.35%) Network Security
11 25 (3.62%) HTTP
12 24 (3.48%) Remote Desktop
13 23 (3.33%) VoIP
14 21 (3.04%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (2.90%) SD-WAN
15 20 (2.90%) VSAN
16 19 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (2.32%) NAS
18 14 (2.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.91%) MySQL
3 25 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (3.19%) MongoDB
5 19 (2.75%) NoSQL
6 12 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.59%) InfluxDB
8 10 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (1.45%) Power BI
8 10 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.16%) Redis
10 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (0.87%) Event Store
13 5 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (5.51%) Jenkins
2 36 (5.22%) Git (software)
3 24 (3.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (2.17%) GitLab
5 10 (1.45%) Artifactory
5 10 (1.45%) JIRA
6 9 (1.30%) MSI
6 9 (1.30%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.87%) git-flow
7 6 (0.87%) Maven
8 5 (0.72%) Gradle
9 2 (0.29%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.29%) GoCD
9 2 (0.29%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.14%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.14%) jMock
10 1 (0.14%) Mockito
10 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 151 (21.88%) Social Skills
2 146 (21.16%) Finance
3 45 (6.52%) Banking
4 39 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (4.78%) Telecoms
6 25 (3.62%) Legal
7 22 (3.19%) Law
8 21 (3.04%) Documentation Skills
9 17 (2.46%) Financial Institution
10 16 (2.32%) Presentation Skills
11 14 (2.03%) Organisational Skills
12 10 (1.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 8 (1.16%) Aerospace
13 8 (1.16%) Police
14 7 (1.01%) Advertising
15 6 (0.87%) Back Office
15 6 (0.87%) Front Office
15 6 (0.87%) Marketing
15 6 (0.87%) Public Sector
16 5 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 180 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 65 (9.42%) Analyst
3 61 (8.84%) Azure Engineer
4 55 (7.97%) Architect
5 54 (7.83%) Support Engineer
6 48 (6.96%) VMware Engineer
7 45 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 42 (6.09%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 41 (5.94%) Windows Engineer
10 38 (5.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 33 (4.78%) Cloud Engineer
12 32 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
13 30 (4.35%) Consultant
14 24 (3.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 24 (3.48%) Support Analyst
14 24 (3.48%) Systems Engineer
15 23 (3.33%) IT Engineer
16 22 (3.19%) Service Analyst
16 22 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (3.04%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.20%) Web Services
2 18 (2.61%) Elastic Stack
3 17 (2.46%) .NET
3 17 (2.46%) JSON
4 15 (2.17%) XML
5 14 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (1.74%) Kafka
6 12 (1.74%) OAuth
6 12 (1.74%) SAML
7 11 (1.59%) HTML
7 11 (1.59%) OpenID
7 11 (1.59%) Spring
7 11 (1.59%) Spring Boot
8 10 (1.45%) Java EE
8 10 (1.45%) LAMP
8 10 (1.45%) LAPP Stack
8 10 (1.45%) Node.js
8 10 (1.45%) OAuth2
8 10 (1.45%) Spring Cloud
9 9 (1.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 99 (14.35%) Data Centre
2 55 (7.97%) Public Cloud
3 39 (5.65%) Management Information System
4 34 (4.93%) Cloud Native
5 30 (4.35%) Clustering
6 24 (3.48%) PKI
6 24 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
7 21 (3.04%) Hedge funds
7 21 (3.04%) Replication
8 18 (2.61%) Reinsurance
8 18 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (1.59%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.45%) Blackberry
11 10 (1.45%) EMC VNX
11 10 (1.45%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.30%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.01%) iPad
13 7 (1.01%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 465 (67.39%) Windows
2 294 (42.61%) Windows Server
3 185 (26.81%) Linux
4 131 (18.99%) Windows 10
5 63 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (6.81%) Windows Server 2016
7 37 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 32 (4.64%) CentOS
8 32 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (4.64%) Windows Server 2019
9 25 (3.62%) Unix
10 17 (2.46%) Apple iOS
11 16 (2.32%) Mac OS
11 16 (2.32%) Ubuntu
12 13 (1.88%) Android
13 11 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.01%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.87%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (30.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 115 (16.67%) ITIL
3 111 (16.09%) DevOps
4 92 (13.33%) Migration
5 82 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
6 79 (11.45%) Service Delivery
7 65 (9.42%) Project Delivery
8 62 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (8.70%) Infrastructure as Code
10 56 (8.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 55 (7.97%) Configuration Management
12 45 (6.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 40 (5.80%) Cybersecurity
13 40 (5.80%) Task Automation
14 39 (5.65%) Load Balancing
14 39 (5.65%) Patch Management
15 37 (5.36%) Project Management
16 36 (5.22%) Scrum
17 34 (4.93%) High Availability
18 30 (4.35%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 255 (36.96%) PowerShell
2 86 (12.46%) SQL
3 81 (11.74%) Python
4 49 (7.10%) Bash Shell
5 35 (5.07%) C#
6 29 (4.20%) Java
7 20 (2.90%) VBScript
8 17 (2.46%) Perl
9 15 (2.17%) Go
9 15 (2.17%) VB
10 12 (1.74%) Ruby
11 11 (1.59%) Ada
12 10 (1.45%) C++
13 9 (1.30%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.16%) C
14 8 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.72%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.14%) Groovy
16 1 (0.14%) PHP
16 1 (0.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 68 (9.86%) Degree
2 51 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 38 (5.51%) CCNA
6 28 (4.06%) MCSE
7 25 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (3.33%) SC Cleared
9 21 (3.04%) DV Cleared
10 18 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (2.17%) CCNP
11 15 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (1.74%) MCSA
13 10 (1.45%) AWS Certification
13 10 (1.45%) Master's Degree
14 9 (1.30%) TOGAF Certification
15 8 (1.16%) VCP6
16 6 (0.87%) VCP5
17 5 (0.72%) CCIE
17 5 (0.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.22%) SLA
2 11 (1.59%) PMO
3 9 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (0.87%) GDPR
4 6 (0.87%) QA
5 5 (0.72%) NIST
6 3 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.14%) Accessibility
System Software
1 369 (53.48%) Active Directory
2 165 (23.91%) Hyper-V
3 97 (14.06%) vSphere
4 64 (9.28%) Docker
5 58 (8.41%) VMware ESXi
6 48 (6.96%) XenDesktop
7 40 (5.80%) XenApp
8 38 (5.51%) Virtual Servers
9 34 (4.93%) Virtual Desktop
9 34 (4.93%) Virtual Machines
10 33 (4.78%) VMware NSX
11 21 (3.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 16 (2.32%) KVM
13 15 (2.17%) VMware Server
14 12 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
15 11 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (1.45%) Xen
17 7 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
17 7 (1.01%) Terminal Services
17 7 (1.01%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 97 (14.06%) Ansible
2 79 (11.45%) SCCM
3 77 (11.16%) Terraform
4 73 (10.58%) Microsoft Intune
5 67 (9.71%) Kubernetes
6 49 (7.10%) Puppet
7 39 (5.65%) SCOM
8 32 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (4.64%) vCenter Server
9 25 (3.62%) Grafana
10 20 (2.90%) Prometheus
11 17 (2.46%) Salt
12 16 (2.32%) WSUS
13 15 (2.17%) AirWatch
13 15 (2.17%) NetBackup
14 14 (2.03%) Rancher
15 9 (1.30%) FortiGate
15 9 (1.30%) PowerCLI
15 9 (1.30%) vRealize
16 8 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 690 (100.00%) VMware
2 354 (51.30%) Microsoft
3 171 (24.78%) Citrix
4 166 (24.06%) Cisco
5 77 (11.16%) HP
6 64 (9.28%) NetApp
7 61 (8.84%) Dell
8 55 (7.97%) Veeam
9 40 (5.80%) Google
10 36 (5.22%) Meraki
11 34 (4.93%) CommVault
11 34 (4.93%) EMC
12 33 (4.78%) SolarWinds
13 32 (4.64%) Red Hat
14 31 (4.49%) ServiceNow
15 28 (4.06%) Nimble Storage
16 26 (3.77%) IBM
16 26 (3.77%) SonicWALL
17 23 (3.33%) 3PAR
17 23 (3.33%) F5