Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 99 85
Rank change year-on-year -19 -14 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2,005 2,065 2,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.87% 2.96% 3.52%
As % of the System Software category 21.36% 24.86% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,686 1,748 2,572
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,925 £27,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £73,750
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 9,385 8,308 9,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.43% 11.90% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8,010 7,079 8,290
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -6 453 £48,500 -3.00% 73
West London +17 122 £42,750 -7.07% 41
South London +3 55 £35,000 -27.84% 7
East London +12 37 £40,000 -9.09% 22
North London +5 21 £47,500 +35.78% 6
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 2,005 (100.00%) VMware
2 1,419 (70.77%) Windows
3 1,058 (52.77%) Active Directory
4 1,005 (50.12%) Microsoft
5 905 (45.14%) Windows Server
6 660 (32.92%) Cisco
7 629 (31.37%) Citrix
8 562 (28.03%) Linux
9 503 (25.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 498 (24.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 484 (24.14%) Office 365
12 475 (23.69%) Firewall
13 472 (23.54%) Microsoft Azure
14 468 (23.34%) Finance
15 458 (22.84%) SAN
16 439 (21.90%) MS Exchange
17 438 (21.85%) Hyper-V
18 434 (21.65%) DNS
19 423 (21.10%) PowerShell
20 396 (19.75%) ITIL
21 365 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
22 345 (17.21%) SQL Server
23 337 (16.81%) HP
24 333 (16.61%) Data Centre
25 332 (16.56%) SCCM
26 316 (15.76%) WAN
27 309 (15.41%) Microsoft Certification
28 301 (15.01%) DHCP
29 290 (14.46%) SQL
30 281 (14.01%) 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
1 439 (21.90%) MS Exchange
2 192 (9.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 163 (8.13%) IIS
4 161 (8.03%) SharePoint
5 154 (7.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 114 (5.69%) Skype for Business
7 85 (4.24%) OpenStack
8 74 (3.69%) Apache
9 68 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 51 (2.54%) nginx
11 43 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 42 (2.09%) Tomcat
13 39 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 39 (1.95%) Confluence
14 19 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
15 16 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
17 11 (0.55%) SAS
18 10 (0.50%) uWSGI
19 9 (0.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 187 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 31 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.50%) MetaTrader
4 7 (0.35%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.20%) Eikon
6 3 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.100%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.100%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.100%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.100%) Relativity
8 1 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.050%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.050%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.050%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 484 (24.14%) Office 365
2 472 (23.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 365 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
4 140 (6.98%) IaaS
5 83 (4.14%) PaaS
6 58 (2.89%) SaaS
7 51 (2.54%) Mimecast
8 47 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 32 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
10 26 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
11 15 (0.75%) OpenShift
12 13 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
13 12 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (0.45%) G Suite
15 9 (0.45%) GitHub
16 8 (0.40%) SoftLayer
16 8 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 475 (23.69%) Firewall
2 458 (22.84%) SAN
3 434 (21.65%) DNS
4 316 (15.76%) WAN
5 301 (15.01%) DHCP
6 281 (14.01%) LAN
7 259 (12.92%) TCP/IP
8 200 (9.98%) VPN
9 135 (6.73%) VLAN
10 130 (6.48%) NAS
11 106 (5.29%) Wireless
12 100 (4.99%) VoIP
13 90 (4.49%) Internet
14 84 (4.19%) Unified Communications
15 79 (3.94%) Skype
16 74 (3.69%) Network Security
17 71 (3.54%) MPLS
18 66 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
19 64 (3.19%) iSCSI
20 59 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 90 (4.49%) MySQL
3 52 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 41 (2.04%) Big Data
6 33 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (1.40%) Hadoop
8 26 (1.30%) MongoDB
8 26 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (1.05%) MariaDB
10 20 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (0.85%) NoSQL
13 16 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (0.80%) Relational Database
14 15 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (0.45%) Redis
17 8 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 113 (5.64%) Jenkins
2 76 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 53 (2.64%) TeamCity
4 51 (2.54%) JIRA
5 45 (2.24%) MSI
6 41 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 35 (1.75%) Vagrant
8 30 (1.50%) Visual Studio
9 26 (1.30%) Subversion
10 24 (1.20%) Maven
11 20 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (0.85%) Ant
13 13 (0.65%) Travis CI
14 12 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (0.50%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.50%) Fiddler
15 10 (0.50%) IntelliJ
15 10 (0.50%) NuGet
15 10 (0.50%) ReSharper
16 8 (0.40%) Artifactory
General
1 468 (23.34%) Finance
2 153 (7.63%) Banking
3 136 (6.78%) Law
4 83 (4.14%) Legal
5 77 (3.84%) Telecoms
6 76 (3.79%) Retail
7 69 (3.44%) Investment Banking
8 48 (2.39%) Retail Banking
9 45 (2.24%) Games
10 41 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 37 (1.85%) Publishing
12 34 (1.70%) Back Office
13 33 (1.65%) Advertising
13 33 (1.65%) Manufacturing
14 28 (1.40%) Marketing
15 25 (1.25%) Military
16 24 (1.20%) Billing
17 22 (1.10%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.60%) Front Office
19 7 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 380 (18.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 236 (11.77%) Analyst
3 177 (8.83%) Systems Engineer
4 159 (7.93%) VMware Engineer
5 157 (7.83%) Support Engineer
6 152 (7.58%) Administrator
7 128 (6.38%) Consultant
8 127 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
9 124 (6.18%) IT Engineer
10 116 (5.79%) Architect
11 113 (5.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 112 (5.59%) IT Support
13 108 (5.39%) Desktop Support
14 105 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
14 105 (5.24%) Windows Engineer
15 104 (5.19%) Support Analyst
16 85 (4.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 83 (4.14%) Linux Engineer
18 78 (3.89%) 3rd Line Support
19 73 (3.64%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (4.24%) Web Services
2 56 (2.79%) .NET
3 44 (2.19%) Elastic Stack
4 38 (1.90%) LAMP
4 38 (1.90%) Software Packaging
5 36 (1.80%) LEMP Stack
6 35 (1.75%) Node.js
7 32 (1.60%) LDAP
8 26 (1.30%) REST
9 23 (1.15%) SOAP
10 22 (1.10%) JSON
11 18 (0.90%) AngularJS
12 17 (0.85%) ASP.NET
12 17 (0.85%) Sensu
12 17 (0.85%) XML
13 15 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
13 15 (0.75%) RESTful
14 13 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
15 12 (0.60%) Middleware
16 11 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 333 (16.61%) Data Centre
2 150 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (5.74%) Hedge funds
4 113 (5.64%) Replication
5 112 (5.59%) Computer Science
6 108 (5.39%) Management Information System
7 98 (4.89%) Public Cloud
8 89 (4.44%) Clustering
9 68 (3.39%) User Experience
10 55 (2.74%) Blackberry
11 46 (2.29%) Private Cloud
12 42 (2.09%) Fat Client
12 42 (2.09%) Thin Client
13 40 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
14 37 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
15 33 (1.65%) EMC VMAX
15 33 (1.65%) EMC VNX
15 33 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
16 30 (1.50%) Fintech
17 26 (1.30%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 1,419 (70.77%) Windows
2 905 (45.14%) Windows Server
3 562 (28.03%) Linux
4 503 (25.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 498 (24.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 239 (11.92%) Windows 7
7 233 (11.62%) Windows 10
8 136 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 121 (6.03%) Unix
10 114 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 103 (5.14%) CentOS
12 81 (4.04%) Ubuntu
13 76 (3.79%) Windows 8
14 49 (2.44%) Windows XP
15 44 (2.19%) Debian
15 44 (2.19%) Mac OS X
16 37 (1.85%) Solaris
17 24 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
18 21 (1.05%) Android
18 21 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (19.75%) ITIL
2 239 (11.92%) DevOps
3 195 (9.73%) Configuration Management
4 186 (9.28%) Migration
5 182 (9.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 168 (8.38%) Service Delivery
7 161 (8.03%) Presales
8 120 (5.99%) Asset Management
9 109 (5.44%) Virtual Environments
10 104 (5.19%) Change Management
11 101 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
12 90 (4.49%) Time Management
13 85 (4.24%) Project Management
14 80 (3.99%) Network Design
14 80 (3.99%) Server Virtualisation
15 79 (3.94%) High Availability
16 75 (3.74%) Capacity Management
17 72 (3.59%) Problem Management
17 72 (3.59%) Service Management
18 71 (3.54%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 423 (21.10%) PowerShell
2 290 (14.46%) SQL
3 174 (8.68%) Python
4 153 (7.63%) Bash Shell
5 104 (5.19%) Java
6 94 (4.69%) Perl
7 65 (3.24%) PHP
8 55 (2.74%) Ruby
9 48 (2.39%) C#
10 32 (1.60%) JavaScript
11 31 (1.55%) VBScript
12 27 (1.35%) Go
12 27 (1.35%) VB
13 24 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.05%) T-SQL
15 17 (0.85%) C
16 13 (0.65%) C++
17 10 (0.50%) Groovy
17 10 (0.50%) Scala
18 9 (0.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 309 (15.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 244 (12.17%) Degree
3 239 (11.92%) MCSE
4 192 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
5 154 (7.68%) CCNA
6 122 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 84 (4.19%) MCSA
8 75 (3.74%) CCNP
8 75 (3.74%) Citrix Certification
9 71 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
10 68 (3.39%) MCP
11 62 (3.09%) Security Cleared
12 53 (2.64%) CCA
13 45 (2.24%) MCITP
14 42 (2.09%) SC Cleared
15 41 (2.04%) CCIE
16 30 (1.50%) RHCE
17 20 (1.00%) CCEA
18 18 (0.90%) CCDP
18 18 (0.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (6.18%) SLA
2 48 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 31 (1.55%) QA
5 19 (0.95%) PMO
6 12 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.35%) GCP
7 7 (0.35%) GDPR
8 4 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (0.20%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.100%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.050%) COBIT
10 1 (0.050%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.050%) MiFID
System Software
1 1,058 (52.77%) Active Directory
2 438 (21.85%) Hyper-V
3 280 (13.97%) VMware ESXi
4 275 (13.72%) vSphere
5 241 (12.02%) XenApp
6 144 (7.18%) XenDesktop
7 118 (5.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 96 (4.79%) Docker
9 85 (4.24%) XenServer
10 79 (3.94%) Virtual Servers
11 77 (3.84%) Virtual Desktop
12 67 (3.34%) Xen
13 59 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
14 44 (2.19%) VMware NSX
15 40 (2.00%) KVM
16 33 (1.65%) DFS Replication
17 30 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
18 24 (1.20%) BitLocker
19 22 (1.10%) NFS
19 22 (1.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 332 (16.56%) SCCM
2 199 (9.93%) Ansible
3 184 (9.18%) Puppet
4 131 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
5 116 (5.79%) SCOM
5 116 (5.79%) vCenter Server
6 95 (4.74%) Nagios
7 76 (3.79%) SCOrch
8 58 (2.89%) Terraform
9 56 (2.79%) Backup Exec
10 48 (2.39%) ZABBIX
11 46 (2.29%) Salt
12 42 (2.09%) WSUS
13 41 (2.04%) Kubernetes
13 41 (2.04%) vRealize
14 37 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
15 28 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
16 26 (1.30%) Simpana
17 25 (1.25%) logstash
18 24 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2,005 (100.00%) VMware
2 1,005 (50.12%) Microsoft
3 660 (32.92%) Cisco
4 629 (31.37%) Citrix
5 337 (16.81%) HP
6 233 (11.62%) NetApp
7 170 (8.48%) EMC
8 167 (8.33%) Dell
9 160 (7.98%) Red Hat
10 118 (5.89%) Veeam
11 81 (4.04%) Splunk
12 80 (3.99%) Oracle
13 79 (3.94%) F5
14 74 (3.69%) Google
15 73 (3.64%) CheckPoint
16 72 (3.59%) CommVault
17 70 (3.49%) IBM
18 65 (3.24%) SolarWinds
19 63 (3.14%) 3PAR
20 61 (3.04%) Juniper