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

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 167 137 124
Rank change year-on-year -30 -13 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 570 1,255 1,662
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.02% 2.50% 2.68%
As % of the System Software category 10.39% 14.21% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 577 1,150 1,480
Median annual salary £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.50% -6.36% +7.84%
10th Percentile £38,900 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% -

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 5,486 8,833 10,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.42% 17.56% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,552 7,404 8,464
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 March 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 March 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 -2 127 £62,250 +31.05% 24
West London +29 35 £50,000 +5.26% 8
South London -31 22 £50,750 +7.98% 12
East London +25 21 £47,500 -5.00% 11
North London +25 1 £32,500 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 570 (100.00%) VMware
2 359 (62.98%) Windows
3 280 (49.12%) Microsoft
4 271 (47.54%) Azure
5 259 (45.44%) Active Directory
6 226 (39.65%) Windows Server
7 195 (34.21%) Microsoft 365
8 193 (33.86%) PowerShell
9 162 (28.42%) Linux
10 151 (26.49%) Cisco
11 147 (25.79%) Firewall
12 144 (25.26%) Finance
13 140 (24.56%) DNS
13 140 (24.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 137 (24.04%) AWS
15 136 (23.86%) Hyper-V
16 113 (19.82%) Ansible
17 109 (19.12%) Citrix
18 104 (18.25%) DHCP
19 100 (17.54%) TCP/IP
20 93 (16.32%) ITIL
21 92 (16.14%) SAN
22 89 (15.61%) Data Centre
23 88 (15.44%) DevOps
24 81 (14.21%) Terraform
24 81 (14.21%) SharePoint
25 77 (13.51%) SCCM
26 76 (13.33%) Windows 10
27 73 (12.81%) Python
28 71 (12.46%) Windows Server 2012

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 81 (14.21%) SharePoint
2 61 (10.70%) MS Exchange
3 23 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (3.16%) Confluence
5 13 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.93%) Skype for Business
8 10 (1.75%) IIS
9 8 (1.40%) Apache
9 8 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.40%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.70%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.70%) CMS
11 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.53%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.53%) nginx
11 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.35%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.35%) Tradar
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 271 (47.54%) Azure
2 195 (34.21%) Microsoft 365
3 137 (24.04%) AWS
4 68 (11.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 49 (8.60%) IaaS
6 43 (7.54%) SaaS
7 42 (7.37%) PaaS
8 36 (6.32%) GCP
9 14 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (2.28%) OneDrive
11 11 (1.93%) Mimecast
11 11 (1.93%) OpenShift
12 10 (1.75%) Serverless
13 9 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (1.58%) GitHub
14 8 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (1.23%) Amazon S3
15 7 (1.23%) Power Platform
16 5 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 147 (25.79%) Firewall
2 140 (24.56%) DNS
3 104 (18.25%) DHCP
4 100 (17.54%) TCP/IP
5 92 (16.14%) SAN
6 60 (10.53%) WAN
7 57 (10.00%) LAN
8 53 (9.30%) VPN
9 34 (5.96%) VoIP
10 29 (5.09%) VLAN
11 26 (4.56%) VSAN
12 25 (4.39%) NetScaler
13 24 (4.21%) Network Security
14 23 (4.04%) HTTP
15 18 (3.16%) FTP
16 17 (2.98%) NAS
17 16 (2.81%) SSL
18 15 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
19 14 (2.46%) Internet
19 14 (2.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.16%) MongoDB
3 16 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.46%) Big Data
5 10 (1.75%) MySQL
6 7 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.23%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.05%) Redis
8 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (0.70%) Power BI
9 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.53%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.53%) HBase
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 31 (5.44%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.86%) JIRA
4 16 (2.81%) Artifactory
4 16 (2.81%) Maven
5 11 (1.93%) Gerrit
6 9 (1.58%) GitLab
7 8 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (1.40%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.23%) Gradle
9 6 (1.05%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.88%) MSI
10 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.70%) Ant
12 3 (0.53%) GoCD
13 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.35%) InstallShield
13 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
14 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 144 (25.26%) Finance
2 56 (9.82%) Banking
3 27 (4.74%) Legal
4 20 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.28%) Public Sector
6 12 (2.11%) Law
7 5 (0.88%) Back Office
7 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.88%) Marketing
8 4 (0.70%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.70%) Games
8 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.70%) Retail
9 3 (0.53%) Electronics
9 3 (0.53%) Front Office
9 3 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (0.53%) Publishing
10 2 (0.35%) Police
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 121 (21.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 61 (10.70%) Support Engineer
3 54 (9.47%) VMware Engineer
4 53 (9.30%) Architect
5 45 (7.89%) Consultant
6 42 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer
7 41 (7.19%) Windows Engineer
8 40 (7.02%) Analyst
8 40 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
9 37 (6.49%) Administrator
10 36 (6.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 34 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
12 32 (5.61%) Azure Engineer
13 30 (5.26%) IT Engineer
14 28 (4.91%) Cloud Engineer
14 28 (4.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 26 (4.56%) Server Engineer
16 24 (4.21%) Storage Engineer
17 22 (3.86%) 3rd Line Support
18 21 (3.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.56%) Elastic Stack
2 15 (2.63%) LDAP
3 13 (2.28%) Web Services
4 12 (2.11%) XML
5 11 (1.93%) .NET
5 11 (1.93%) REST
5 11 (1.93%) YAML
6 10 (1.75%) XMPP
7 9 (1.58%) Spring
8 8 (1.40%) RAML
8 8 (1.40%) Swagger
9 7 (1.23%) JSON
9 7 (1.23%) Kafka
10 5 (0.88%) 802.1X
10 5 (0.88%) Node.js
11 3 (0.53%) .NET Core
11 3 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
11 3 (0.53%) Laravel
11 3 (0.53%) LEMP Stack
11 3 (0.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.61%) Data Centre
2 45 (7.89%) Public Cloud
3 38 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.39%) Replication
6 22 (3.86%) Hedge funds
7 19 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 18 (3.16%) Client/Server
9 17 (2.98%) Clustering
9 17 (2.98%) Virtual Team
10 16 (2.81%) Enterprise Storage
11 13 (2.28%) PKI
11 13 (2.28%) Private Cloud
11 13 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
12 12 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 11 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (1.75%) EMC VNXe
14 10 (1.75%) FlexPod
14 10 (1.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
15 9 (1.58%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 359 (62.98%) Windows
2 226 (39.65%) Windows Server
3 162 (28.42%) Linux
4 76 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 71 (12.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (12.28%) Windows Server 2016
7 58 (10.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (6.49%) CentOS
9 36 (6.32%) Windows 7
10 35 (6.14%) Unix
11 29 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (4.91%) Windows Server 2019
13 21 (3.68%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.93%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.93%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (1.75%) Android
16 9 (1.58%) Mac OS X
17 6 (1.05%) Apple iOS
17 6 (1.05%) Debian
18 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (24.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 93 (16.32%) ITIL
3 88 (15.44%) DevOps
4 62 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
6 55 (9.65%) Configuration Management
7 53 (9.30%) Migration
8 42 (7.37%) Project Delivery
9 40 (7.02%) Infrastructure as Code
10 39 (6.84%) Presales
11 37 (6.49%) Mentoring
12 35 (6.14%) Project Management
13 32 (5.61%) Service Delivery
14 30 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
15 28 (4.91%) Change Management
15 28 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
15 28 (4.91%) Load Balancing
16 24 (4.21%) Proactive Monitoring
17 23 (4.04%) High Availability
18 22 (3.86%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 193 (33.86%) PowerShell
2 73 (12.81%) Python
3 60 (10.53%) SQL
4 57 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 40 (7.02%) Java
6 24 (4.21%) Perl
6 24 (4.21%) Ruby
7 23 (4.04%) Shell Script
8 21 (3.68%) JavaScript
9 14 (2.46%) C#
10 11 (1.93%) Groovy
11 10 (1.75%) PHP
12 9 (1.58%) VB
13 7 (1.23%) VBScript
14 6 (1.05%) Go
15 5 (0.88%) C
15 5 (0.88%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.70%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.53%) PHP 7
18 1 (0.18%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 46 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (7.72%) Degree
4 39 (6.84%) CCNA
5 33 (5.79%) MCSE
6 29 (5.09%) Security Cleared
7 22 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (3.68%) SC Cleared
9 19 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (2.98%) MCSA
11 15 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
12 13 (2.28%) MCITP
13 11 (1.93%) CCNP
13 11 (1.93%) DV Cleared
14 10 (1.75%) MCP
15 7 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (1.05%) AWS Certification
17 4 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 4 (0.70%) Master's Degree
17 4 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.44%) SLA
2 18 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (1.23%) NIST
5 6 (1.05%) GDPR
6 5 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 5 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.53%) QA
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.18%) PMO
8 1 (0.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 259 (45.44%) Active Directory
2 136 (23.86%) Hyper-V
3 71 (12.46%) vSphere
4 59 (10.35%) Docker
5 56 (9.82%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (6.67%) VMware NSX
7 34 (5.96%) XenApp
8 25 (4.39%) Virtual Servers
9 23 (4.04%) XenDesktop
10 18 (3.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 16 (2.81%) VMware Server
12 13 (2.28%) vCloud
12 13 (2.28%) Xen
13 11 (1.93%) KVM
13 11 (1.93%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
15 9 (1.58%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (1.23%) NFS
17 5 (0.88%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 113 (19.82%) Ansible
2 81 (14.21%) Terraform
3 77 (13.51%) SCCM
4 61 (10.70%) Puppet
5 54 (9.47%) Kubernetes
6 52 (9.12%) Microsoft Intune
7 42 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
8 41 (7.19%) vCenter Server
9 30 (5.26%) SCOM
10 18 (3.16%) Nagios
11 16 (2.81%) vRealize
12 12 (2.11%) Prometheus
13 10 (1.75%) AirWatch
14 9 (1.58%) Backup Exec
14 9 (1.58%) Grafana
14 9 (1.58%) Salt
14 9 (1.58%) vMotion
15 7 (1.23%) FortiGate
15 7 (1.23%) Istio
15 7 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 570 (100.00%) VMware
2 280 (49.12%) Microsoft
3 151 (26.49%) Cisco
4 109 (19.12%) Citrix
5 56 (9.82%) Dell
6 54 (9.47%) HP
7 50 (8.77%) EMC
8 47 (8.25%) NetApp
9 38 (6.67%) Veeam
10 37 (6.49%) Red Hat
11 32 (5.61%) SolarWinds
12 28 (4.91%) Meraki
13 27 (4.74%) Google
13 27 (4.74%) Oracle
14 22 (3.86%) Apple
14 22 (3.86%) Fortinet
15 21 (3.68%) ServiceNow
16 15 (2.63%) Avaya
16 15 (2.63%) Isilon
16 15 (2.63%) Sophos