Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 95 81
Rank change year-on-year -20 -14 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2152 2356 3136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.85% 3.10% 3.51%
As % of the System Software category 21.48% 25.17% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 2048 2687
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% -1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 10020 9359 9749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.27% 12.30% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8497 8112 8410
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -13 420 £48,000 -12.73% 34
West London +21 174 £45,000 -5.26% 19
South London +13 83 £37,000 -17.78% 1
North London +17 29 £47,500 +35.78%
East London -11 22 £35,000 -26.32% 12
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 2152 (100.00%) VMware
2 1513 (70.31%) Windows
3 1136 (52.79%) Active Directory
4 1082 (50.28%) Microsoft
5 918 (42.66%) Windows Server
6 701 (32.57%) Linux
7 624 (29.00%) Cisco
8 608 (28.25%) Citrix
9 563 (26.16%) Firewall
10 529 (24.58%) MS Exchange
11 524 (24.35%) Office 365
12 513 (23.84%) Finance
13 506 (23.51%) Windows Server 2008
14 499 (23.19%) DNS
15 490 (22.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 485 (22.54%) SAN
17 482 (22.40%) Hyper-V
18 472 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
19 443 (20.59%) PowerShell
20 411 (19.10%) ITIL
21 369 (17.15%) Amazon AWS
22 361 (16.78%) DHCP
23 342 (15.89%) SQL
24 331 (15.38%) SQL Server
25 327 (15.20%) TCP/IP
26 326 (15.15%) WAN
27 325 (15.10%) Data Centre
28 320 (14.87%) HP
29 304 (14.13%) VMware ESXi
29 304 (14.13%) SCCM

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
1 529 (24.58%) MS Exchange
2 244 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 183 (8.50%) SharePoint
4 156 (7.25%) IIS
5 140 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 107 (4.97%) Skype for Business
7 104 (4.83%) Apache
8 77 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 60 (2.79%) OpenStack
10 54 (2.51%) Tomcat
11 51 (2.37%) nginx
12 50 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
13 47 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 30 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
15 25 (1.16%) Confluence
16 20 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.56%) Mule
17 12 (0.56%) Mule ESB
18 11 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
19 9 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 182 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.093%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 31 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.28%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.28%) Northgate Housing
3 6 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.19%) Eikon
4 4 (0.19%) MetaTrader
4 4 (0.19%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.093%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.093%) Relativity
6 2 (0.093%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.046%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.046%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.046%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.046%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.046%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.046%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.046%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 524 (24.35%) Office 365
2 472 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 369 (17.15%) Amazon AWS
4 139 (6.46%) IaaS
5 95 (4.41%) PaaS
6 65 (3.02%) SaaS
7 45 (2.09%) Mimecast
8 36 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 27 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
11 18 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
12 11 (0.51%) G Suite
12 11 (0.51%) OneDrive
13 10 (0.46%) Dropbox
13 10 (0.46%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.42%) Bluemix
14 9 (0.42%) SoftLayer
15 8 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.33%) GitHub
16 7 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 563 (26.16%) Firewall
2 499 (23.19%) DNS
3 485 (22.54%) SAN
4 361 (16.78%) DHCP
5 327 (15.20%) TCP/IP
6 326 (15.15%) WAN
7 290 (13.48%) LAN
8 257 (11.94%) VPN
9 159 (7.39%) VLAN
10 132 (6.13%) NAS
11 104 (4.83%) Internet
12 98 (4.55%) VoIP
13 90 (4.18%) MPLS
14 80 (3.72%) iSCSI
14 80 (3.72%) Wireless
15 78 (3.62%) Cisco ASA
16 73 (3.39%) BGP
17 71 (3.30%) SSL
18 67 (3.11%) Skype
19 62 (2.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 109 (5.07%) MySQL
3 59 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (1.07%) MongoDB
8 22 (1.02%) MariaDB
9 21 (0.98%) Big Data
10 20 (0.93%) NoSQL
10 20 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
11 19 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 18 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (0.74%) Oracle Database
13 16 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
15 13 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
17 11 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 100 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 74 (3.44%) Git (software)
3 40 (1.86%) JIRA
4 36 (1.67%) MSI
5 34 (1.58%) Vagrant
6 28 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 28 (1.30%) TeamCity
7 27 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 25 (1.16%) Subversion
9 16 (0.74%) Visual Studio
10 12 (0.56%) Travis CI
11 11 (0.51%) Zephyr
12 9 (0.42%) Ant
12 9 (0.42%) GoCD
12 9 (0.42%) Maven
13 7 (0.33%) AdminStudio
14 6 (0.28%) Fiddler
14 6 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
15 5 (0.23%) Mercurial
General
1 513 (23.84%) Finance
2 160 (7.43%) Banking
3 93 (4.32%) Law
4 76 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 71 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 66 (3.07%) Legal
7 62 (2.88%) Games
8 49 (2.28%) Retail Banking
9 47 (2.18%) Retail
10 42 (1.95%) Back Office
11 37 (1.72%) Publishing
12 31 (1.44%) Marketing
13 28 (1.30%) Advertising
13 28 (1.30%) Financial Institution
14 21 (0.98%) Military
15 18 (0.84%) Front Office
16 17 (0.79%) Billing
17 8 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.28%) Electronics
18 6 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 396 (18.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 296 (13.75%) Analyst
3 197 (9.15%) Administrator
4 179 (8.32%) Support Engineer
5 178 (8.27%) Systems Engineer
6 166 (7.71%) Systems Administrator
7 159 (7.39%) IT Engineer
7 159 (7.39%) VMware Engineer
8 153 (7.11%) Support Analyst
9 148 (6.88%) IT Support
10 133 (6.18%) Architect
11 123 (5.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 113 (5.25%) Windows Engineer
13 99 (4.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 96 (4.46%) Network Engineer
15 95 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
15 95 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
16 87 (4.04%) Infrastructure Support
17 86 (4.00%) Consultant
18 85 (3.95%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (3.72%) Web Services
2 55 (2.56%) LAMP
3 52 (2.42%) .NET
4 33 (1.53%) Elastic Stack
4 33 (1.53%) LEMP Stack
5 31 (1.44%) Software Packaging
6 25 (1.16%) Node.js
7 22 (1.02%) Middleware
8 19 (0.88%) Sensu
9 18 (0.84%) REST
9 18 (0.84%) RESTful
10 17 (0.79%) SOAP
11 14 (0.65%) 802.1X
11 14 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
11 14 (0.65%) JSON
12 13 (0.60%) AngularJS
12 13 (0.60%) XML
13 11 (0.51%) LAPP Stack
14 10 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
15 9 (0.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 325 (15.10%) Data Centre
2 136 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 119 (5.53%) Replication
5 115 (5.34%) Clustering
6 112 (5.20%) Hedge funds
7 97 (4.51%) Management Information System
8 72 (3.35%) Public Cloud
9 63 (2.93%) Blackberry
10 48 (2.23%) User Experience
11 47 (2.18%) Enterprise Storage
11 47 (2.18%) Private Cloud
12 38 (1.77%) Fintech
13 36 (1.67%) EMC VNX
14 35 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
15 32 (1.49%) Fat Client
15 32 (1.49%) Thin Client
16 31 (1.44%) EMC VMAX
17 28 (1.30%) Client/Server
18 27 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1513 (70.31%) Windows
2 918 (42.66%) Windows Server
3 701 (32.57%) Linux
4 506 (23.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 490 (22.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 279 (12.96%) Windows 7
7 223 (10.36%) Unix
8 212 (9.85%) Windows 10
9 194 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 146 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 112 (5.20%) CentOS
12 85 (3.95%) Windows 8
13 84 (3.90%) Windows XP
14 78 (3.62%) Ubuntu
15 53 (2.46%) Debian
16 51 (2.37%) Solaris
17 50 (2.32%) Mac OS X
18 36 (1.67%) Mac OS
19 26 (1.21%) Android
19 26 (1.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (19.10%) ITIL
2 234 (10.87%) DevOps
3 198 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 175 (8.13%) Configuration Management
5 166 (7.71%) Migration
6 158 (7.34%) Service Delivery
7 133 (6.18%) Asset Management
8 131 (6.09%) Agile Software Development
9 117 (5.44%) Presales
9 117 (5.44%) Virtual Environments
10 114 (5.30%) Change Management
11 112 (5.20%) Project Management
12 100 (4.65%) High Availability
13 92 (4.28%) Capacity Management
14 88 (4.09%) Time Management
15 87 (4.04%) Service Management
16 84 (3.90%) Network Design
17 78 (3.62%) Mentoring
18 76 (3.53%) Problem Management
18 76 (3.53%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 443 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 342 (15.89%) SQL
3 191 (8.88%) Python
4 162 (7.53%) Bash Shell
5 117 (5.44%) Java
6 113 (5.25%) Perl
7 76 (3.53%) Ruby
8 63 (2.93%) PHP
9 58 (2.70%) C#
10 36 (1.67%) C
11 31 (1.44%) Shell Script
11 31 (1.44%) VBScript
12 30 (1.39%) T-SQL
13 27 (1.25%) Go
14 25 (1.16%) JavaScript
15 24 (1.12%) VB
16 22 (1.02%) Groovy
17 14 (0.65%) C++
18 13 (0.60%) Korn
19 8 (0.37%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 293 (13.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 254 (11.80%) Degree
3 222 (10.32%) MCSE
4 200 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
5 167 (7.76%) CCNA
6 112 (5.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 82 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 74 (3.44%) MCSA
9 71 (3.30%) CCNP
9 71 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
10 68 (3.16%) MCP
11 61 (2.83%) Security Cleared
12 46 (2.14%) SC Cleared
13 45 (2.09%) CCA
14 39 (1.81%) MCITP
15 38 (1.77%) RHCE
16 29 (1.35%) CCIE
17 23 (1.07%) CCEA
18 21 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
19 18 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (7.20%) SLA
2 38 (1.77%) QA
3 37 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 34 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.74%) PMO
6 9 (0.42%) GDPR
7 7 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.19%) GCP
8 4 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 22301
9 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.093%) COBIT
10 2 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.046%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.046%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.046%) MiFID
System Software
1 1136 (52.79%) Active Directory
2 482 (22.40%) Hyper-V
3 304 (14.13%) VMware ESXi
4 292 (13.57%) vSphere
5 231 (10.73%) XenApp
6 142 (6.60%) XenDesktop
7 97 (4.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 96 (4.46%) XenServer
9 94 (4.37%) Virtual Servers
10 90 (4.18%) Docker
11 88 (4.09%) Xen
12 76 (3.53%) KVM
13 70 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
14 54 (2.51%) Virtual Desktop
15 49 (2.28%) NFS
16 45 (2.09%) VMware Workstation
17 38 (1.77%) VMware NSX
18 26 (1.21%) Terminal Services
18 26 (1.21%) VMware Server
19 22 (1.02%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 304 (14.13%) SCCM
2 190 (8.83%) Puppet
3 178 (8.27%) Ansible
4 126 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
5 107 (4.97%) SCOM
6 104 (4.83%) vCenter Server
7 100 (4.65%) Nagios
8 72 (3.35%) Backup Exec
9 63 (2.93%) Microsoft Clustering
10 59 (2.74%) Terraform
11 56 (2.60%) WSUS
12 54 (2.51%) SCOrch
13 48 (2.23%) ZABBIX
14 41 (1.91%) vRealize
15 37 (1.72%) Salt
16 32 (1.49%) Kubernetes
17 28 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
18 27 (1.25%) AirWatch
19 24 (1.12%) logstash
20 23 (1.07%) Simpana
Vendors
1 2152 (100.00%) VMware
2 1082 (50.28%) Microsoft
3 624 (29.00%) Cisco
4 608 (28.25%) Citrix
5 320 (14.87%) HP
6 233 (10.83%) Red Hat
7 213 (9.90%) NetApp
8 130 (6.04%) Dell
8 130 (6.04%) Oracle
9 128 (5.95%) EMC
10 101 (4.69%) Veeam
11 87 (4.04%) IBM
11 87 (4.04%) Juniper
12 74 (3.44%) CheckPoint
12 74 (3.44%) SolarWinds
13 68 (3.16%) Symantec
14 67 (3.11%) Google
15 64 (2.97%) CommVault
16 62 (2.88%) 3PAR
17 60 (2.79%) F5