Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 100 90
Rank change year-on-year -24 -10 -27
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1,937 2,116 2,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.77% 3.07% 3.48%
As % of the System Software category 19.34% 24.43% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,591 1,829 2,545
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 10,018 8,661 9,988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.31% 12.55% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8,432 7,404 8,675
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £77,300
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -19 444 £55,000 +10.00% 55
West London -19 115 £47,500 +5.56% 45
South London -24 56 £41,000 -13.68% 2
East London +19 50 £35,000 -20.45% 17
North London -10 12 £62,500 +78.62% 3
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1,937 (100.00%) VMware
2 1,335 (68.92%) Windows
3 1,053 (54.36%) Active Directory
4 930 (48.01%) Microsoft
5 808 (41.71%) Windows Server
6 661 (34.12%) Cisco
7 581 (29.99%) Citrix
8 580 (29.94%) Microsoft Azure
9 500 (25.81%) Office 365
10 484 (24.99%) Linux
11 483 (24.94%) DNS
12 482 (24.88%) PowerShell
13 465 (24.01%) Finance
14 453 (23.39%) Firewall
14 453 (23.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 448 (23.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 447 (23.08%) Hyper-V
17 442 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
18 404 (20.86%) MS Exchange
19 396 (20.44%) SAN
20 363 (18.74%) DHCP
21 361 (18.64%) ITIL
22 352 (18.17%) SCCM
23 340 (17.55%) SQL Server
24 338 (17.45%) WAN
25 333 (17.19%) Data Centre
26 294 (15.18%) NetApp
27 292 (15.07%) LAN
28 291 (15.02%) HP
29 256 (13.22%) SQL

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
1 404 (20.86%) MS Exchange
2 186 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 185 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 175 (9.03%) SharePoint
5 137 (7.07%) IIS
6 136 (7.02%) Skype for Business
7 83 (4.28%) OpenStack
8 69 (3.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 59 (3.05%) Confluence
10 52 (2.68%) Apache
10 52 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
11 38 (1.96%) Tomcat
12 28 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
13 25 (1.29%) nginx
14 18 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
14 18 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (0.83%) Apache Spark
16 14 (0.72%) CMS
16 14 (0.72%) JBoss
17 12 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 190 (9.81%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.88%) MetaTrader
4 11 (0.57%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.10%) Documaker
7 2 (0.10%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.052%) Carpe Diem
8 1 (0.052%) Eikon
8 1 (0.052%) SAP EHS
8 1 (0.052%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 580 (29.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 500 (25.81%) Office 365
3 442 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
4 160 (8.26%) IaaS
5 79 (4.08%) PaaS
5 79 (4.08%) SaaS
6 55 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
7 48 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 47 (2.43%) Mimecast
9 34 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (1.08%) OpenShift
12 20 (1.03%) OneDrive
13 17 (0.88%) GitHub
13 17 (0.88%) NuGet
14 13 (0.67%) Slack
15 11 (0.57%) Amazon S3
16 10 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (0.52%) Route 53
16 10 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 483 (24.94%) DNS
2 453 (23.39%) Firewall
3 396 (20.44%) SAN
4 363 (18.74%) DHCP
5 338 (17.45%) WAN
6 292 (15.07%) LAN
7 230 (11.87%) TCP/IP
8 228 (11.77%) VPN
9 157 (8.11%) Wireless
10 144 (7.43%) NAS
11 128 (6.61%) VLAN
12 121 (6.25%) VoIP
13 116 (5.99%) Network Security
14 115 (5.94%) Unified Communications
15 114 (5.89%) Skype
16 94 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
17 86 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
18 76 (3.92%) NetScaler
19 72 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
20 67 (3.46%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (17.55%) SQL Server
2 73 (3.77%) Big Data
3 56 (2.89%) MySQL
4 43 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 33 (1.70%) Hadoop
7 33 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (1.39%) MongoDB
10 22 (1.14%) Relational Database
11 20 (1.03%) Oracle Database
12 18 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (0.77%) Redis
13 15 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (0.67%) MariaDB
15 12 (0.62%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (0.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 103 (5.32%) Jenkins
2 95 (4.90%) Git (software)
3 81 (4.18%) JIRA
4 63 (3.25%) TeamCity
5 44 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 39 (2.01%) Maven
7 38 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 35 (1.81%) Subversion
9 32 (1.65%) MSI
10 28 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
11 27 (1.39%) Vagrant
12 25 (1.29%) Ant
13 23 (1.19%) Eclipse
13 23 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
14 17 (0.88%) CA Release Automation
14 17 (0.88%) Fiddler
14 17 (0.88%) IntelliJ
14 17 (0.88%) ReSharper
14 17 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (0.57%) Artifactory
General
1 465 (24.01%) Finance
2 131 (6.76%) Law
3 127 (6.56%) Retail
4 88 (4.54%) Legal
5 77 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 75 (3.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 73 (3.77%) Banking
8 68 (3.51%) Manufacturing
9 42 (2.17%) Games
10 37 (1.91%) Marketing
11 23 (1.19%) Advertising
12 22 (1.14%) Billing
12 22 (1.14%) Military
13 21 (1.08%) Back Office
14 17 (0.88%) Publishing
15 13 (0.67%) German Language
15 13 (0.67%) Italian Language
16 12 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.62%) French Language
17 9 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 369 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 210 (10.84%) Analyst
3 172 (8.88%) Systems Engineer
4 163 (8.42%) Architect
5 161 (8.31%) Support Engineer
6 160 (8.26%) Consultant
7 142 (7.33%) Administrator
8 130 (6.71%) Desktop Support
9 123 (6.35%) VMware Engineer
10 115 (5.94%) Systems Administrator
11 111 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
12 100 (5.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 100 (5.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 99 (5.11%) Windows Engineer
14 89 (4.59%) IT Support
15 88 (4.54%) Support Analyst
16 84 (4.34%) Desktop Engineer
17 79 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
18 69 (3.56%) IT Engineer
18 69 (3.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (6.30%) Web Services
2 74 (3.82%) .NET
3 48 (2.48%) Middleware
4 34 (1.76%) SOAP
5 33 (1.70%) Elastic Stack
5 33 (1.70%) Node.js
6 31 (1.60%) REST
7 30 (1.55%) LDAP
8 29 (1.50%) ASP.NET
9 28 (1.45%) JSON
10 25 (1.29%) XML
11 24 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
13 22 (1.14%) LAMP
14 21 (1.08%) Software Packaging
15 19 (0.98%) ActiveMQ
15 19 (0.98%) AngularJS
16 17 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (0.72%) LEMP Stack
18 13 (0.67%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 333 (17.19%) Data Centre
2 168 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 135 (6.97%) Hedge funds
4 124 (6.40%) Management Information System
5 112 (5.78%) Public Cloud
6 96 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
7 94 (4.85%) Replication
8 89 (4.59%) Blackberry
9 69 (3.56%) Computer Science
10 67 (3.46%) Private Cloud
11 63 (3.25%) Clustering
12 50 (2.58%) User Experience
12 50 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
13 36 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
14 33 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
14 33 (1.70%) HP StoreVirtual
15 31 (1.60%) Fat Client
15 31 (1.60%) Thin Client
16 26 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (1.19%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1,335 (68.92%) Windows
2 808 (41.71%) Windows Server
3 484 (24.99%) Linux
4 453 (23.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 448 (23.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 237 (12.24%) Windows 10
7 219 (11.31%) Windows 7
8 101 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 98 (5.06%) CentOS
10 82 (4.23%) Unix
11 75 (3.87%) Ubuntu
12 63 (3.25%) Android
13 58 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
14 54 (2.79%) Windows 8
15 48 (2.48%) Solaris
16 39 (2.01%) Apple iOS
17 36 (1.86%) Mac OS X
18 33 (1.70%) Debian
19 25 (1.29%) Mac OS
20 24 (1.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (18.64%) ITIL
2 248 (12.80%) DevOps
3 199 (10.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 198 (10.22%) Migration
4 198 (10.22%) Presales
5 196 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
6 186 (9.60%) Configuration Management
7 152 (7.85%) Service Delivery
8 105 (5.42%) Change Management
9 96 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (4.59%) Patch Management
11 87 (4.49%) Server Virtualisation
12 86 (4.44%) Project Management
13 84 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
14 82 (4.23%) High Availability
15 81 (4.18%) Network Design
16 77 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
17 75 (3.87%) Analytics
18 74 (3.82%) Mentoring
18 74 (3.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 482 (24.88%) PowerShell
2 256 (13.22%) SQL
3 171 (8.83%) Python
4 135 (6.97%) Bash Shell
5 98 (5.06%) Java
6 88 (4.54%) Perl
7 55 (2.84%) JavaScript
8 54 (2.79%) C#
9 53 (2.74%) PHP
10 45 (2.32%) Ruby
11 29 (1.50%) VB
12 27 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 27 (1.39%) VBScript
13 19 (0.98%) C
14 16 (0.83%) Go
15 12 (0.62%) C++
16 11 (0.57%) Scala
17 8 (0.41%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.21%) Korn
18 4 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 225 (11.62%) Cisco Certification
1 225 (11.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 210 (10.84%) Degree
3 165 (8.52%) CCNA
4 154 (7.95%) MCSE
5 139 (7.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 107 (5.52%) CCNP
7 91 (4.70%) MCSA
8 72 (3.72%) CCIE
8 72 (3.72%) Security Cleared
9 63 (3.25%) MCP
10 50 (2.58%) MCITP
11 36 (1.86%) SC Cleared
12 28 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
13 25 (1.29%) CCDE
14 24 (1.24%) CCA
15 23 (1.19%) CCDP
16 21 (1.08%) CCIE Security
16 21 (1.08%) CISSP
16 21 (1.08%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (6.71%) SLA
2 72 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 61 (3.15%) PCI DSS
4 60 (3.10%) QA
5 19 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
5 19 (0.98%) PMO
6 17 (0.88%) GDPR
7 12 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 5 (0.26%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.21%) COBIT
9 4 (0.21%) GCP
10 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.10%) Government Security Classifications
10 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.052%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.052%) MiFID
System Software
1 1,053 (54.36%) Active Directory
2 447 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 245 (12.65%) vSphere
4 229 (11.82%) VMware ESXi
5 216 (11.15%) XenApp
6 123 (6.35%) XenDesktop
7 121 (6.25%) Docker
8 87 (4.49%) Virtual Desktop
9 77 (3.98%) Microsoft App-V
10 76 (3.92%) VMware NSX
11 68 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
12 54 (2.79%) Virtual Servers
13 50 (2.58%) XenServer
14 47 (2.43%) DFS Replication
15 46 (2.37%) Xen
16 31 (1.60%) BitLocker
16 31 (1.60%) VMware Server
17 26 (1.34%) KVM
18 21 (1.08%) Terminal Services
18 21 (1.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 352 (18.17%) SCCM
2 197 (10.17%) Puppet
3 179 (9.24%) Ansible
4 156 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
5 112 (5.78%) vCenter Server
6 108 (5.58%) SCOM
7 78 (4.03%) Nagios
8 69 (3.56%) SCOrch
9 61 (3.15%) Backup Exec
10 60 (3.10%) Kubernetes
11 54 (2.79%) Terraform
11 54 (2.79%) WSUS
12 53 (2.74%) AirWatch
13 45 (2.32%) Salt
14 37 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
14 37 (1.91%) vRealize
15 32 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
16 31 (1.60%) ZABBIX
17 28 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
18 25 (1.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,937 (100.00%) VMware
2 930 (48.01%) Microsoft
3 661 (34.12%) Cisco
4 581 (29.99%) Citrix
5 294 (15.18%) NetApp
6 291 (15.02%) HP
7 212 (10.94%) Dell
8 205 (10.58%) EMC
9 140 (7.23%) F5
10 129 (6.66%) Veeam
11 126 (6.50%) Splunk
12 113 (5.83%) Red Hat
13 97 (5.01%) Google
14 96 (4.96%) CheckPoint
15 89 (4.59%) Juniper
16 81 (4.18%) SolarWinds
17 76 (3.92%) Apple
18 65 (3.36%) Oracle
19 64 (3.30%) Bloomberg
20 63 (3.25%) Reuters