Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 155 132
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 471 1,183 1,771
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.37% 2.18% 2.62%
As % of the System Software category 12.45% 12.36% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 425 1,038 1,568
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £84,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +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 3,783 9,575 10,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.02% 17.63% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3,306 7,937 8,917
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,125 £29,750 £28,950
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
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 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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 +8 92 £60,000 +9.09% 19
South London -20 21 £60,000 +29.03% 2
West London +31 18 £55,000 +29.41% 8
East London +5 2 £72,500 -14.71% 2
North London +28 1 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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.

1 471 (100.00%) VMware
2 318 (67.52%) Windows
3 257 (54.56%) Active Directory
4 256 (54.35%) Microsoft
5 238 (50.53%) Azure
6 219 (46.50%) Windows Server
7 180 (38.22%) PowerShell
8 175 (37.15%) Office 365
9 157 (33.33%) Linux
10 153 (32.48%) Cisco
11 131 (27.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 126 (26.75%) ITIL
13 124 (26.33%) AWS
14 120 (25.48%) Hyper-V
15 114 (24.20%) DNS
16 112 (23.78%) Citrix
17 93 (19.75%) Finance
18 89 (18.90%) Firewall
19 83 (17.62%) SCCM
20 82 (17.41%) Ansible
21 81 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
21 81 (17.20%) Python
22 79 (16.77%) DHCP
23 78 (16.56%) Windows 10
24 76 (16.14%) TCP/IP
24 76 (16.14%) vSphere
25 73 (15.50%) HP
26 70 (14.86%) MS Exchange
27 68 (14.44%) SharePoint
27 68 (14.44%) 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 70 (14.86%) MS Exchange
2 68 (14.44%) SharePoint
3 32 (6.79%) IIS
4 25 (5.31%) Confluence
5 18 (3.82%) CMS
5 18 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (3.82%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.91%) Apache
7 8 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.06%) nginx
10 3 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.21%) Drupal
12 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.42%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.21%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 238 (50.53%) Azure
2 175 (37.15%) Office 365
3 124 (26.33%) AWS
4 57 (12.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 47 (9.98%) IaaS
6 34 (7.22%) PaaS
7 30 (6.37%) SaaS
8 19 (4.03%) OneDrive
9 18 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (3.82%) Amazon S3
9 18 (3.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 16 (3.40%) Amazon ELB
11 15 (3.18%) Mimecast
11 15 (3.18%) Route 53
12 13 (2.76%) GCP
13 6 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (1.06%) G Suite
15 4 (0.85%) OpenShift
16 3 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 114 (24.20%) DNS
2 89 (18.90%) Firewall
3 79 (16.77%) DHCP
4 76 (16.14%) TCP/IP
5 68 (14.44%) LAN
6 63 (13.38%) WAN
7 56 (11.89%) SAN
8 50 (10.62%) VPN
9 44 (9.34%) VoIP
10 40 (8.49%) WebEx
11 25 (5.31%) NetScaler
11 25 (5.31%) Unified Communications
12 22 (4.67%) Skype
13 21 (4.46%) HTTP
14 18 (3.82%) H.323
14 18 (3.82%) ISDN
14 18 (3.82%) MGCP
14 18 (3.82%) QSIG
14 18 (3.82%) SCCP
14 18 (3.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.61%) MongoDB
3 16 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.97%) Hadoop
5 13 (2.76%) MySQL
6 11 (2.34%) Big Data
7 8 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (0.85%) Tableau
11 3 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.64%) Redis
11 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.64%) Tableau Server
12 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 43 (9.13%) Jenkins
3 25 (5.31%) JIRA
4 17 (3.61%) Artifactory
5 13 (2.76%) Gerrit
6 10 (2.12%) Bitbucket
6 10 (2.12%) Vagrant
7 7 (1.49%) Bitbucket Server
8 4 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.85%) GitLab
8 4 (0.85%) Gradle
8 4 (0.85%) Maven
8 4 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.64%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.64%) MSI
9 3 (0.64%) RStudio
10 2 (0.42%) GoCD
10 2 (0.42%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 93 (19.75%) Finance
2 41 (8.70%) Banking
3 19 (4.03%) Public Sector
3 19 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.34%) Advertising
4 11 (2.34%) Law
5 7 (1.49%) Legal
6 6 (1.27%) Marketing
6 6 (1.27%) Retail
7 5 (1.06%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.42%) Back Office
8 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.42%) Housing Association
8 2 (0.42%) Police
9 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.21%) Front Office
9 1 (0.21%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Military
9 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (22.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 52 (11.04%) VMware Engineer
3 46 (9.77%) Support Engineer
4 40 (8.49%) Systems Engineer
5 36 (7.64%) Network Engineer
6 35 (7.43%) Windows Engineer
7 32 (6.79%) Consultant
8 28 (5.94%) Administrator
8 28 (5.94%) Analyst
8 28 (5.94%) IT Engineer
9 24 (5.10%) Hyper-V Engineer
10 22 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 22 (4.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 21 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (4.03%) Active Directory Engineer
12 19 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
13 17 (3.61%) Azure Engineer
13 17 (3.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 17 (3.61%) Server Engineer
14 16 (3.40%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (9.77%) LDAP
2 30 (6.37%) XMPP
3 20 (4.25%) Elastic Stack
4 14 (2.97%) XML
5 13 (2.76%) YAML
6 5 (1.06%) .NET
7 4 (0.85%) Kafka
7 4 (0.85%) Shiny
8 3 (0.64%) LAMP
8 3 (0.64%) Middleware
8 3 (0.64%) Web Services
8 3 (0.64%) WSH
9 2 (0.42%) ATL
9 2 (0.42%) COM+
9 2 (0.42%) DCOM
9 2 (0.42%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (0.42%) Laravel
9 2 (0.42%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.42%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.04%) Public Cloud
2 41 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 21 (4.46%) Hybrid Cloud
4 20 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 19 (4.03%) Private Cloud
6 17 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.18%) Replication
8 14 (2.97%) Hedge funds
9 13 (2.76%) Clustering
9 13 (2.76%) Reinsurance
10 11 (2.34%) Fat Client
10 11 (2.34%) iPhone
10 11 (2.34%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (1.49%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (1.06%) PKI
14 5 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 318 (67.52%) Windows
2 219 (46.50%) Windows Server
3 157 (33.33%) Linux
4 81 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (16.56%) Windows 10
6 62 (13.16%) Windows Server 2016
7 59 (12.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (11.25%) Unix
9 44 (9.34%) CentOS
10 30 (6.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (6.16%) Windows 7
12 24 (5.10%) Windows Server 2019
13 14 (2.97%) Android
13 14 (2.97%) Debian
14 12 (2.55%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.70%) Mac OS
16 7 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (1.27%) Windows 8
18 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
18 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (27.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 126 (26.75%) ITIL
3 56 (11.89%) DevOps
4 50 (10.62%) Configuration Management
4 50 (10.62%) ITSM
5 39 (8.28%) Service Management
6 38 (8.07%) Infrastructure as Code
6 38 (8.07%) Mentoring
7 37 (7.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 36 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (7.64%) Migration
9 30 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (6.37%) Task Automation
10 27 (5.73%) Patch Management
11 24 (5.10%) Line Management
11 24 (5.10%) Server Management
12 23 (4.88%) Load Balancing
13 22 (4.67%) Problem Management
14 21 (4.46%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (4.25%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (38.22%) PowerShell
2 81 (17.20%) Python
3 60 (12.74%) SQL
4 44 (9.34%) Bash Shell
5 32 (6.79%) Shell Script
6 28 (5.94%) Ruby
7 27 (5.73%) Perl
8 19 (4.03%) Java
9 16 (3.40%) Groovy
10 10 (2.12%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.91%) C#
12 8 (1.70%) PHP
13 7 (1.49%) VBScript
14 6 (1.27%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.27%) VB
15 4 (0.85%) C++
15 4 (0.85%) R
16 3 (0.64%) C
16 3 (0.64%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (7.86%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (7.43%) ITIL Certification
3 33 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (5.94%) Degree
5 23 (4.88%) CCNA
6 21 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (4.03%) MCSE
8 18 (3.82%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.18%) SC Cleared
10 13 (2.76%) MCSA
11 10 (2.12%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (2.12%) MCP
12 9 (1.91%) CCNP
13 7 (1.49%) CCIE
13 7 (1.49%) Master's Degree
14 5 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (1.06%) VCP5
15 4 (0.85%) CISSP
16 3 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (14.01%) SLA
2 8 (1.70%) GDPR
3 7 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.85%) QA
5 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 257 (54.56%) Active Directory
2 120 (25.48%) Hyper-V
3 76 (16.14%) vSphere
4 46 (9.77%) VMware ESXi
5 30 (6.37%) XenApp
6 25 (5.31%) Docker
7 20 (4.25%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (3.18%) VMware Server
8 15 (3.18%) XenDesktop
9 14 (2.97%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (2.55%) VMware NSX
11 11 (2.34%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (2.12%) RHEV
13 9 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (1.49%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 7 (1.49%) vCloud
15 6 (1.27%) DFS Replication
16 5 (1.06%) BitLocker
16 5 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 5 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 83 (17.62%) SCCM
2 82 (17.41%) Ansible
3 54 (11.46%) Puppet
4 49 (10.40%) Microsoft Intune
5 45 (9.55%) Terraform
6 31 (6.58%) WSUS
7 24 (5.10%) Cisco CUCM
7 24 (5.10%) Kubernetes
8 22 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (4.67%) SCOM
9 18 (3.82%) Cisco UCCX
9 18 (3.82%) ZABBIX
10 16 (3.40%) Nagios
11 13 (2.76%) Single Sign-On
12 12 (2.55%) SCVMM
13 11 (2.34%) Packer
14 9 (1.91%) Prometheus
14 9 (1.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 9 (1.91%) vRealize
15 8 (1.70%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 471 (100.00%) VMware
2 256 (54.35%) Microsoft
3 153 (32.48%) Cisco
4 112 (23.78%) Citrix
5 73 (15.50%) HP
6 34 (7.22%) SolarWinds
7 30 (6.37%) Red Hat
8 29 (6.16%) NetApp
9 27 (5.73%) Oracle
9 27 (5.73%) Sophos
10 25 (5.31%) Meraki
11 22 (4.67%) Veeam
12 21 (4.46%) ServiceNow
13 18 (3.82%) EMC
14 14 (2.97%) Atlassian
14 14 (2.97%) Fortinet
14 14 (2.97%) Google
14 14 (2.97%) LogicMonitor
15 13 (2.76%) Apple
15 13 (2.76%) Palo Alto