Period
to 19 August 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 129 113
Rank change year-on-year -23 -16 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1,258 1,798 2,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.24% 2.60% 2.96%
As % of the System Software category 12.77% 16.86% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,074 1,507 1,949
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -3.41%

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 9,855 10,662 9,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.58% 15.41% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8,160 8,876 8,343
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 -7 347 £55,000 +4.76% 62
South London +36 97 £46,500 +3.33% 14
West London -13 65 £42,750 -14.50% 25
East London +39 34 £55,920 +20.26% 20
North London -1 4 £50,000 -9.09% 7
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 1,258 (100.00%) VMware
2 858 (68.20%) Windows
3 633 (50.32%) Active Directory
4 603 (47.93%) Microsoft
5 527 (41.89%) Windows Server
6 469 (37.28%) Office 365
7 441 (35.06%) Microsoft Azure
8 377 (29.97%) Amazon AWS
9 343 (27.27%) Hyper-V
10 320 (25.44%) Cisco
11 312 (24.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 309 (24.56%) Citrix
13 306 (24.32%) PowerShell
14 291 (23.13%) Firewall
15 277 (22.02%) DNS
16 271 (21.54%) Linux
17 264 (20.99%) Finance
18 248 (19.71%) DHCP
19 237 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
20 226 (17.97%) MS Exchange
21 224 (17.81%) SAN
22 219 (17.41%) ITIL
23 213 (16.93%) SQL
24 202 (16.06%) Problem-Solving
25 198 (15.74%) vSphere
26 195 (15.50%) Data Centre
27 190 (15.10%) SCCM
27 190 (15.10%) TCP/IP
28 186 (14.79%) Windows 10
29 185 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008

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
1 226 (17.97%) MS Exchange
2 132 (10.49%) SharePoint
3 88 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 49 (3.90%) Skype for Business
6 48 (3.82%) IIS
7 32 (2.54%) OpenStack
7 32 (2.54%) Tomcat
8 23 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (1.43%) Confluence
10 17 (1.35%) Apache
11 15 (1.19%) JBoss
12 13 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (1.03%) nginx
12 13 (1.03%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.72%) IBM Notes
15 8 (0.64%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 139 (11.05%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.32%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.32%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.24%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.16%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.079%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 469 (37.28%) Office 365
2 441 (35.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 377 (29.97%) Amazon AWS
4 72 (5.72%) IaaS
5 63 (5.01%) Azure Active Directory
6 57 (4.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 42 (3.34%) PaaS
8 41 (3.26%) SaaS
9 32 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
10 31 (2.46%) GitHub
11 26 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (1.99%) Amazon S3
13 19 (1.51%) G Suite
14 16 (1.27%) Mimecast
15 13 (1.03%) OneDrive
15 13 (1.03%) OpenDNS
16 10 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
17 8 (0.64%) Power Platform
18 6 (0.48%) OpenShift
19 5 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 291 (23.13%) Firewall
2 277 (22.02%) DNS
3 248 (19.71%) DHCP
4 224 (17.81%) SAN
5 190 (15.10%) TCP/IP
6 167 (13.28%) WAN
7 151 (12.00%) LAN
8 94 (7.47%) VPN
9 84 (6.68%) Network Security
10 63 (5.01%) VLAN
11 59 (4.69%) Skype
12 57 (4.53%) NAS
13 52 (4.13%) Wireless
14 50 (3.97%) VoIP
15 47 (3.74%) BGP
16 40 (3.18%) iSCSI
17 39 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
17 39 (3.10%) MPLS
18 30 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
19 27 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.50%) MySQL
3 43 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 23 (1.83%) Relational Database
7 20 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
10 16 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 16 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.19%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (0.95%) Oracle Database
14 11 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
14 11 (0.87%) Big Data
15 8 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 83 (6.60%) Jenkins
2 52 (4.13%) Git (software)
3 37 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 34 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 31 (2.46%) TeamCity
6 26 (2.07%) JIRA
6 26 (2.07%) Maven
7 20 (1.59%) DbUnit
7 20 (1.59%) jMock
7 20 (1.59%) JUnit
7 20 (1.59%) Mockito
7 20 (1.59%) SonarQube
8 19 (1.51%) Visual Studio
9 10 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.64%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.48%) Artifactory
12 6 (0.48%) GitLab
12 6 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.48%) Terragrunt
General
1 264 (20.99%) Finance
2 74 (5.88%) Retail
3 69 (5.48%) Banking
4 49 (3.90%) Law
5 34 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 24 (1.91%) Legal
7 21 (1.67%) Marketing
8 20 (1.59%) Aerospace
9 18 (1.43%) Advertising
10 13 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.03%) Public Sector
11 12 (0.95%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.87%) Publishing
13 9 (0.72%) Back Office
13 9 (0.72%) Games
14 6 (0.48%) Local Government
15 5 (0.40%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.32%) Billing
16 4 (0.32%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 264 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 155 (12.32%) Analyst
3 130 (10.33%) Support Engineer
4 103 (8.19%) VMware Engineer
5 84 (6.68%) Systems Engineer
6 82 (6.52%) Administrator
7 79 (6.28%) Architect
8 75 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support
9 70 (5.56%) Network Engineer
9 70 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 69 (5.48%) IT Analyst
11 63 (5.01%) AWS Engineer
11 63 (5.01%) Support Analyst
12 61 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
13 60 (4.77%) IT Support
14 58 (4.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 57 (4.53%) IT Engineer
16 55 (4.37%) Consultant
16 55 (4.37%) Linux Engineer
16 55 (4.37%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (5.56%) Web Services
2 25 (1.99%) RESTful
3 23 (1.83%) SOAP
4 20 (1.59%) Apache Camel
4 20 (1.59%) J2EE
4 20 (1.59%) PowerMock
5 14 (1.11%) .NET
5 14 (1.11%) REST
6 12 (0.95%) Spring
7 11 (0.87%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (0.79%) Software Packaging
9 9 (0.72%) LAMP
9 9 (0.72%) XML
10 7 (0.56%) COM
10 7 (0.56%) HTML
11 6 (0.48%) JSON
12 5 (0.40%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.40%) CSS
12 5 (0.40%) Middleware
12 5 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 195 (15.50%) Data Centre
2 122 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (7.07%) Management Information System
4 71 (5.64%) Clustering
4 71 (5.64%) Self-Motivation
5 70 (5.56%) Replication
6 49 (3.90%) Hedge funds
7 46 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
8 40 (3.18%) Public Cloud
9 34 (2.70%) Private Cloud
10 24 (1.91%) Fat Client
10 24 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
10 24 (1.91%) Thin Client
11 23 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
12 21 (1.67%) Driving Licence
12 21 (1.67%) iPhone
13 19 (1.51%) User Experience
14 16 (1.27%) Virtual Team
15 14 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
16 13 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 858 (68.20%) Windows
2 527 (41.89%) Windows Server
3 271 (21.54%) Linux
4 237 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 186 (14.79%) Windows 10
6 185 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 126 (10.02%) Windows 7
8 60 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (3.82%) Unix
10 33 (2.62%) CentOS
11 31 (2.46%) Mac OS
12 30 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (2.23%) Ubuntu
14 25 (1.99%) Android
15 21 (1.67%) Windows 8
16 18 (1.43%) Apple iOS
17 12 (0.95%) Debian
18 9 (0.72%) Solaris
19 8 (0.64%) Mac OS X
19 8 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (24.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 219 (17.41%) ITIL
3 202 (16.06%) Problem-Solving
4 178 (14.15%) Migration
5 143 (11.37%) DevOps
6 133 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 86 (6.84%) Configuration Management
8 85 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
9 84 (6.68%) Project Management
10 78 (6.20%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 75 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (5.88%) Change Management
13 71 (5.64%) Presales
14 70 (5.56%) Computer Science
14 70 (5.56%) Service Delivery
15 56 (4.45%) Business Continuity
16 54 (4.29%) Mentoring
17 53 (4.21%) Fintech
18 50 (3.97%) High Availability
19 49 (3.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 306 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 213 (16.93%) SQL
3 97 (7.71%) Python
4 74 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 36 (2.86%) Java
6 35 (2.78%) Perl
7 30 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 23 (1.83%) C#
9 22 (1.75%) C
10 19 (1.51%) T-SQL
11 16 (1.27%) C++
11 16 (1.27%) Ruby
12 13 (1.03%) JavaScript
13 12 (0.95%) Ada
14 10 (0.79%) VB
15 7 (0.56%) PHP
15 7 (0.56%) VBScript
16 4 (0.32%) Go
17 3 (0.24%) Bourne shell
18 2 (0.16%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 146 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
1 146 (11.61%) Degree
2 138 (10.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 104 (8.27%) CCNA
4 96 (7.63%) MCSE
4 96 (7.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 65 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 59 (4.69%) CCNP
7 55 (4.37%) MCSA
8 31 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
9 28 (2.23%) CCIE
10 24 (1.91%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 20 (1.59%) MCITP
11 20 (1.59%) Security Cleared
12 18 (1.43%) MCP
13 14 (1.11%) SC Cleared
14 13 (1.03%) AWS Certification
15 10 (0.79%) CCA
15 10 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (0.72%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.20%) SLA
2 29 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.87%) QA
4 10 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.56%) GDPR
5 7 (0.56%) PMO
6 4 (0.32%) COBIT
6 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.16%) NIST
8 2 (0.16%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 633 (50.32%) Active Directory
2 343 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 198 (15.74%) vSphere
4 118 (9.38%) XenApp
5 90 (7.15%) XenDesktop
6 88 (7.00%) VMware ESXi
7 74 (5.88%) Docker
8 66 (5.25%) Virtual Servers
9 65 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
10 41 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
11 34 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
12 30 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
12 30 (2.38%) VMware NSX
13 28 (2.23%) VirtualBox
14 25 (1.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 20 (1.59%) NFS
16 16 (1.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 14 (1.11%) Xen
18 12 (0.95%) vCloud
19 11 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 190 (15.10%) SCCM
2 121 (9.62%) Ansible
3 112 (8.90%) Puppet
4 84 (6.68%) Opscode Chef
5 69 (5.48%) Terraform
6 60 (4.77%) SCOM
7 59 (4.69%) Kubernetes
8 34 (2.70%) vCenter Server
9 33 (2.62%) Backup Exec
10 29 (2.31%) Salt
11 23 (1.83%) Nagios
12 21 (1.67%) WSUS
13 20 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
13 20 (1.59%) PowerCLI
14 16 (1.27%) Perfmon
15 15 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
15 15 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
16 12 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
16 12 (0.95%) NetBackup
17 11 (0.87%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1,258 (100.00%) VMware
2 603 (47.93%) Microsoft
3 320 (25.44%) Cisco
4 309 (24.56%) Citrix
5 147 (11.69%) HP
6 143 (11.37%) Dell
7 121 (9.62%) NetApp
8 113 (8.98%) EMC
9 99 (7.87%) Veeam
10 84 (6.68%) Red Hat
11 58 (4.61%) Google
12 56 (4.45%) Meraki
13 44 (3.50%) Symantec
14 41 (3.26%) SolarWinds
15 39 (3.10%) SaltStack
16 38 (3.02%) Sophos
17 34 (2.70%) Oracle
18 32 (2.54%) Avaya
19 31 (2.46%) Juniper
20 29 (2.31%) CheckPoint