Period
to 19 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 112 90
Rank change year-on-year -16 -22 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1,798 2,197 2,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.60% 2.96% 3.31%
As % of the System Software category 16.86% 22.49% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,507 1,949 2,373
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £30,300 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

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 10,662 9,768 10,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.42% 13.18% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8,876 8,343 8,886
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 August 2018.

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 August 2018. 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 -5 416 £52,500 +5.00% 51
West London -34 108 £50,000 +11.11% 30
South London -23 56 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East London -6 25 £46,500 -2.11% 18
North London -16 11 £55,000 +15.79% 2
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 1,798 (100.00%) VMware
2 1,171 (65.13%) Windows
3 937 (52.11%) Active Directory
4 845 (47.00%) Microsoft
5 671 (37.32%) Windows Server
6 536 (29.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 534 (29.70%) Cisco
8 508 (28.25%) Office 365
9 504 (28.03%) Linux
10 477 (26.53%) Finance
11 475 (26.42%) Citrix
12 467 (25.97%) DNS
13 452 (25.14%) Firewall
14 449 (24.97%) Amazon AWS
15 433 (24.08%) Hyper-V
16 428 (23.80%) PowerShell
17 417 (23.19%) MS Exchange
18 393 (21.86%) Windows Server 2008
19 389 (21.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 384 (21.36%) Windows Server 2012
20 384 (21.36%) ITIL
21 353 (19.63%) SAN
22 338 (18.80%) DHCP
23 314 (17.46%) SQL Server
24 305 (16.96%) SQL
25 288 (16.02%) WAN
26 280 (15.57%) Data Centre
27 261 (14.52%) SCCM
28 258 (14.35%) VPN
29 251 (13.96%) 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
1 417 (23.19%) MS Exchange
2 173 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 143 (7.95%) SharePoint
4 130 (7.23%) Skype for Business
5 109 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 77 (4.28%) OpenStack
7 75 (4.17%) IIS
8 61 (3.39%) Apache
9 51 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 41 (2.28%) Confluence
11 34 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
12 31 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
13 30 (1.67%) Tomcat
14 27 (1.50%) nginx
15 26 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
16 24 (1.33%) WebLogic
17 20 (1.11%) CMS
17 20 (1.11%) JBoss
18 18 (1.00%) Apache Spark
18 18 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 215 (11.96%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.56%) Elite 3E
2 10 (0.56%) Infor SunSystems
2 10 (0.56%) ReMetrica
3 8 (0.44%) MetaTrader
4 6 (0.33%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.28%) Documaker
6 4 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 3 (0.17%) Maximo
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.056%) Carpe Diem
9 1 (0.056%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.056%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.056%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 536 (29.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 508 (28.25%) Office 365
3 449 (24.97%) Amazon AWS
4 109 (6.06%) IaaS
5 65 (3.62%) SaaS
6 60 (3.34%) PaaS
7 54 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
8 43 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 42 (2.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 38 (2.11%) GitHub
11 26 (1.45%) Mimecast
12 24 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (1.00%) OneDrive
14 17 (0.95%) OpenShift
15 16 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 15 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
17 14 (0.78%) G Suite
18 12 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
18 12 (0.67%) Slack
19 11 (0.61%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 467 (25.97%) DNS
2 452 (25.14%) Firewall
3 353 (19.63%) SAN
4 338 (18.80%) DHCP
5 288 (16.02%) WAN
6 258 (14.35%) VPN
7 251 (13.96%) LAN
8 222 (12.35%) TCP/IP
9 135 (7.51%) Wireless
10 117 (6.51%) NAS
11 103 (5.73%) Skype
12 91 (5.06%) Network Security
12 91 (5.06%) Unified Communications
13 87 (4.84%) VLAN
14 84 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
14 84 (4.67%) VoIP
15 83 (4.62%) Internet
16 78 (4.34%) Cisco Nexus
17 73 (4.06%) MPLS
18 72 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.45%) Big Data
3 59 (3.28%) MySQL
4 53 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
5 46 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 44 (2.45%) Oracle Database
8 33 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (1.61%) Relational Database
11 25 (1.39%) NoSQL
12 24 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
13 23 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (1.28%) Blockchain
13 23 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
14 21 (1.17%) Hadoop
15 20 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
16 17 (0.95%) Redis
17 13 (0.72%) RDBMS
18 10 (0.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 105 (5.84%) Jenkins
2 93 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 75 (4.17%) JIRA
4 36 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 34 (1.89%) Maven
6 27 (1.50%) TeamCity
7 26 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 25 (1.39%) Subversion
8 25 (1.39%) Vagrant
9 23 (1.28%) Visual Studio
10 18 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (0.72%) Bitbucket
12 10 (0.56%) Ant
12 10 (0.56%) CA Release Automation
12 10 (0.56%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.56%) Gerrit
12 10 (0.56%) PEAR
12 10 (0.56%) Travis CI
12 10 (0.56%) WinDbg
13 9 (0.50%) MSI
General
1 477 (26.53%) Finance
2 98 (5.45%) Banking
3 95 (5.28%) Retail
4 65 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 61 (3.39%) Legal
6 57 (3.17%) Law
7 50 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 45 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 40 (2.22%) Games
10 36 (2.00%) Advertising
11 32 (1.78%) Investment Banking
12 26 (1.45%) Marketing
13 21 (1.17%) Financial Institution
14 19 (1.06%) Military
15 18 (1.00%) Back Office
16 17 (0.95%) German Language
16 17 (0.95%) Italian Language
17 13 (0.72%) Billing
18 11 (0.61%) Publishing
19 6 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 309 (17.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 230 (12.79%) Analyst
3 154 (8.57%) Architect
4 150 (8.34%) Administrator
5 143 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
6 137 (7.62%) Support Engineer
7 109 (6.06%) Consultant
8 101 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
8 101 (5.62%) Windows Engineer
9 95 (5.28%) DevOps Engineer
10 84 (4.67%) VMware Engineer
11 83 (4.62%) IT Support
12 80 (4.45%) Desktop Support
12 80 (4.45%) Support Analyst
13 77 (4.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 72 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 71 (3.95%) IT Engineer
16 67 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
17 66 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support
18 62 (3.45%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (5.67%) Web Services
2 72 (4.00%) Middleware
3 53 (2.95%) .NET
4 39 (2.17%) Node.js
5 37 (2.06%) LDAP
6 28 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
7 25 (1.39%) REST
7 25 (1.39%) SOAP
8 24 (1.33%) LAMP
9 23 (1.28%) JSON
10 22 (1.22%) XML
11 20 (1.11%) ASP.NET
12 18 (1.00%) jQuery
12 18 (1.00%) React
13 17 (0.95%) Keras
13 17 (0.95%) TensorFlow
13 17 (0.95%) WebSockets
14 16 (0.89%) Spring
15 15 (0.83%) AngularJS
15 15 (0.83%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 280 (15.57%) Data Centre
2 138 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (6.40%) Management Information System
4 96 (5.34%) Hedge funds
5 86 (4.78%) Public Cloud
6 70 (3.89%) Blackberry
6 70 (3.89%) Replication
7 69 (3.84%) Computer Science
8 67 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
9 64 (3.56%) Private Cloud
10 57 (3.17%) Fintech
11 56 (3.11%) Clustering
12 41 (2.28%) User Experience
13 39 (2.17%) PKI
13 39 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
14 34 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
15 32 (1.78%) Virtual Team
16 31 (1.72%) Client/Server
17 29 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (1.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1,171 (65.13%) Windows
2 671 (37.32%) Windows Server
3 504 (28.03%) Linux
4 393 (21.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 384 (21.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 228 (12.68%) Windows 7
7 221 (12.29%) Windows 10
8 128 (7.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 113 (6.28%) Unix
10 92 (5.12%) CentOS
11 57 (3.17%) Android
12 56 (3.11%) Windows 8
13 55 (3.06%) Ubuntu
14 53 (2.95%) Solaris
15 46 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 28 (1.56%) Apple iOS
16 28 (1.56%) Mac OS X
17 20 (1.11%) Debian
17 20 (1.11%) Mac OS
18 16 (0.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (21.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 384 (21.36%) ITIL
3 212 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
4 180 (10.01%) DevOps
5 175 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 143 (7.95%) Presales
7 139 (7.73%) Migration
8 138 (7.68%) Project Management
9 130 (7.23%) Configuration Management
10 115 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
10 115 (6.40%) Service Delivery
11 101 (5.62%) High Availability
12 100 (5.56%) Change Management
13 94 (5.23%) Patch Management
14 90 (5.01%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (4.34%) Server Virtualisation
16 77 (4.28%) Change Control
17 75 (4.17%) ITSM
18 73 (4.06%) Analytics
19 72 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 428 (23.80%) PowerShell
2 305 (16.96%) SQL
3 189 (10.51%) Python
4 140 (7.79%) Bash Shell
5 102 (5.67%) Java
6 82 (4.56%) Perl
7 60 (3.34%) Ruby
8 48 (2.67%) JavaScript
9 45 (2.50%) PHP
10 34 (1.89%) C#
11 32 (1.78%) C
12 29 (1.61%) VBScript
13 28 (1.56%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.17%) Go
15 17 (0.95%) C++
15 17 (0.95%) VB
16 13 (0.72%) ES6
16 13 (0.72%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.56%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 216 (12.01%) Cisco Certification
2 204 (11.35%) Degree
3 190 (10.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 161 (8.95%) CCNA
5 134 (7.45%) MCSE
6 127 (7.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 121 (6.73%) CCNP
8 66 (3.67%) MCSA
9 58 (3.23%) CCIE
10 57 (3.17%) Security Cleared
11 54 (3.00%) MCP
12 35 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
13 33 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
13 33 (1.84%) MCITP
14 25 (1.39%) DV Cleared
15 22 (1.22%) SC Cleared
16 20 (1.11%) CISSP
17 19 (1.06%) RHCE
18 18 (1.00%) CCDP
19 17 (0.95%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.34%) SLA
2 45 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 41 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (2.28%) QA
4 23 (1.28%) GDPR
5 16 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
5 16 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 15 (0.83%) GCP
6 15 (0.83%) PMO
7 6 (0.33%) COBIT
7 6 (0.33%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.056%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.056%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 937 (52.11%) Active Directory
2 433 (24.08%) Hyper-V
3 209 (11.62%) vSphere
4 204 (11.35%) VMware ESXi
5 186 (10.34%) XenApp
6 130 (7.23%) Docker
7 113 (6.28%) XenDesktop
8 68 (3.78%) Virtual Servers
9 62 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
10 60 (3.34%) XenServer
11 58 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
11 58 (3.23%) VMware NSX
12 46 (2.56%) VMware Server
13 37 (2.06%) VirtualBox
14 35 (1.95%) VMware Workstation
15 33 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
16 27 (1.50%) KVM
17 26 (1.45%) Xen
18 22 (1.22%) Firmware
19 18 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 261 (14.52%) SCCM
2 200 (11.12%) Puppet
3 186 (10.34%) Ansible
4 181 (10.07%) Opscode Chef
5 90 (5.01%) SCOM
6 80 (4.45%) Nagios
7 63 (3.50%) WSUS
8 61 (3.39%) Kubernetes
9 57 (3.17%) Terraform
10 55 (3.06%) vCenter Server
11 51 (2.84%) Backup Exec
12 45 (2.50%) AirWatch
13 39 (2.17%) vRealize
14 38 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
14 38 (2.11%) SCOrch
15 29 (1.61%) Cisco Prime
16 25 (1.39%) Perfmon
17 24 (1.33%) Salt
18 23 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
18 23 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,798 (100.00%) VMware
2 845 (47.00%) Microsoft
3 534 (29.70%) Cisco
4 475 (26.42%) Citrix
5 226 (12.57%) NetApp
6 204 (11.35%) EMC
7 194 (10.79%) HP
8 164 (9.12%) Red Hat
9 161 (8.95%) Dell
10 141 (7.84%) F5
11 119 (6.62%) Oracle
12 107 (5.95%) SolarWinds
13 103 (5.73%) Veeam
14 98 (5.45%) Splunk
15 94 (5.23%) Juniper
16 85 (4.73%) Google
17 81 (4.51%) Apple
18 78 (4.34%) IBM
19 60 (3.34%) Meraki
19 60 (3.34%) Symantec