Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 138 140 127
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 889 1,409 1,882
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.45% 2.45% 2.73%
As % of the System Software category 13.54% 14.68% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1,265 1,586
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +3.96%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 6,564 9,600 10,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.11% 16.71% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,476 7,997 8,470
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,800 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

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 4 June 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 4 June 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 -2 202 £52,500 - 20
South London +11 68 £60,000 +26.32% 1
West London +27 54 £50,000 - 3
East London -6 13 £55,000 -12.00% 2
North London -10 2 £29,250 -36.76% 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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.

1 889 (100.00%) VMware
2 629 (70.75%) Windows
3 488 (54.89%) Microsoft
4 470 (52.87%) Active Directory
5 415 (46.68%) Windows Server
6 379 (42.63%) Azure
7 335 (37.68%) Office 365
8 296 (33.30%) PowerShell
9 272 (30.60%) AWS
10 261 (29.36%) Hyper-V
11 231 (25.98%) Citrix
12 228 (25.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 226 (25.42%) Linux
14 201 (22.61%) Cisco
15 180 (20.25%) ITIL
16 177 (19.91%) Finance
17 175 (19.69%) SCCM
18 162 (18.22%) DNS
19 160 (18.00%) MS Exchange
19 160 (18.00%) Firewall
20 155 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
21 153 (17.21%) Data Centre
22 132 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
23 127 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
24 124 (13.95%) TCP/IP
25 120 (13.50%) Windows 10
26 117 (13.16%) Python
27 115 (12.94%) DHCP
28 114 (12.82%) Migration
29 111 (12.49%) 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
1 160 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 77 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 39 (4.39%) Skype for Business
5 38 (4.27%) IIS
6 33 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.24%) Apache
8 11 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.12%) CMS
9 10 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.12%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.01%) Confluence
11 7 (0.79%) nginx
11 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Fuse
12 6 (0.67%) SAS
13 5 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.34%) Drupal
14 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 82 (9.22%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.80%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.79%) Gliffy
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.22%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.22%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.22%) Shopify
4 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 379 (42.63%) Azure
2 335 (37.68%) Office 365
3 272 (30.60%) AWS
4 64 (7.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 55 (6.19%) IaaS
6 46 (5.17%) PaaS
7 43 (4.84%) Mimecast
8 38 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
9 34 (3.82%) SaaS
10 32 (3.60%) GCP
11 19 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 18 (2.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 16 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
14 14 (1.57%) Slack
15 13 (1.46%) Datadog
16 11 (1.24%) G Suite
16 11 (1.24%) Serverless
17 10 (1.12%) Amazon S3
17 10 (1.12%) OneDrive
18 6 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 162 (18.22%) DNS
2 160 (18.00%) Firewall
3 124 (13.95%) TCP/IP
4 115 (12.94%) DHCP
5 107 (12.04%) SAN
6 105 (11.81%) LAN
7 99 (11.14%) WAN
8 79 (8.89%) VPN
9 45 (5.06%) Skype
10 43 (4.84%) NetScaler
11 41 (4.61%) VoIP
12 38 (4.27%) BGP
13 35 (3.94%) Wireless
14 31 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (2.92%) NAS
16 24 (2.70%) Unified Communications
17 22 (2.47%) VLAN
18 21 (2.36%) Network Security
18 21 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
19 19 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.71%) MySQL
3 30 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
6 20 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (1.35%) Big Data
7 12 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.01%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.01%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.90%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.79%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.56%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (5.96%) Jenkins
2 38 (4.27%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.71%) JIRA
4 18 (2.02%) Vagrant
5 17 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (1.80%) Maven
7 13 (1.46%) DbUnit
7 13 (1.46%) jMock
7 13 (1.46%) JUnit
7 13 (1.46%) Mockito
7 13 (1.46%) SonarQube
7 13 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.24%) Bitbucket
9 9 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (1.01%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.67%) Artifactory
11 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.45%) RStudio
13 3 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.34%) GitLab
General
1 177 (19.91%) Finance
2 57 (6.41%) Banking
3 26 (2.92%) Legal
3 26 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.25%) Advertising
5 16 (1.80%) Public Sector
6 15 (1.69%) Law
7 10 (1.12%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.01%) Back Office
8 9 (1.01%) Retail
9 7 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.56%) Games
10 5 (0.56%) Marketing
11 4 (0.45%) French Language
11 4 (0.45%) Housing Association
11 4 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.22%) Billing
13 2 (0.22%) Local Government
13 2 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 179 (20.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 98 (11.02%) Administrator
3 91 (10.24%) Systems Administrator
4 74 (8.32%) Analyst
5 69 (7.76%) Support Engineer
6 57 (6.41%) Network Engineer
6 57 (6.41%) VMware Engineer
7 52 (5.85%) Consultant
7 52 (5.85%) IT Engineer
8 51 (5.74%) Cloud Engineer
9 50 (5.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 49 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
11 41 (4.61%) Architect
12 33 (3.71%) 3rd Line Support
12 33 (3.71%) IT Support
13 30 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
14 25 (2.81%) 2nd Line Support
14 25 (2.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 25 (2.81%) Server Engineer
15 24 (2.70%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.94%) Web Services
2 29 (3.26%) .NET
3 25 (2.81%) LDAP
4 22 (2.47%) SOAP
5 21 (2.36%) REST
6 16 (1.80%) Spring
6 16 (1.80%) XML
7 13 (1.46%) J2EE
7 13 (1.46%) PowerMock
8 12 (1.35%) Apache Camel
8 12 (1.35%) RESTful
9 10 (1.12%) Sensu
10 9 (1.01%) XMPP
11 8 (0.90%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.90%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (0.90%) Middleware
11 8 (0.90%) OAuth
11 8 (0.90%) SAML
12 5 (0.56%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.56%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 153 (17.21%) Data Centre
2 66 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (6.75%) Public Cloud
4 43 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.37%) Clustering
6 26 (2.92%) Private Cloud
7 25 (2.81%) Replication
8 24 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
9 23 (2.59%) Enterprise Storage
10 22 (2.47%) User Experience
11 21 (2.36%) EMC VNX
11 21 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
12 20 (2.25%) Hedge funds
12 20 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (1.57%) iPhone
14 12 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.12%) Blackberry
15 10 (1.12%) Driving Licence
16 9 (1.01%) CCTV
17 8 (0.90%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 629 (70.75%) Windows
2 415 (46.68%) Windows Server
3 226 (25.42%) Linux
4 155 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 127 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 120 (13.50%) Windows 10
7 91 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 70 (7.87%) Windows 7
9 57 (6.41%) Unix
10 45 (5.06%) CentOS
10 45 (5.06%) Windows Server 2019
11 44 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 30 (3.37%) Ubuntu
13 20 (2.25%) Windows 8
14 16 (1.80%) Android
15 15 (1.69%) Mac OS
15 15 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
17 11 (1.24%) Mac OS X
18 10 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (25.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 180 (20.25%) ITIL
3 132 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
4 114 (12.82%) Migration
5 107 (12.04%) DevOps
6 96 (10.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 73 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (7.31%) Configuration Management
9 64 (7.20%) Computer Science
10 56 (6.30%) Information Security
11 54 (6.07%) Project Delivery
11 54 (6.07%) Virtual Environments
12 47 (5.29%) Cybersecurity
13 45 (5.06%) Task Automation
14 41 (4.61%) Service Delivery
15 40 (4.50%) Change Management
16 39 (4.39%) ITSM
16 39 (4.39%) Mentoring
16 39 (4.39%) Technical Leadership
17 38 (4.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 296 (33.30%) PowerShell
2 117 (13.16%) Python
3 111 (12.49%) SQL
4 84 (9.45%) Bash Shell
5 40 (4.50%) Shell Script
6 32 (3.60%) Java
7 20 (2.25%) C#
8 18 (2.02%) Perl
9 17 (1.91%) VBScript
10 16 (1.80%) Ruby
11 15 (1.69%) C
12 11 (1.24%) Groovy
13 10 (1.12%) C++
14 9 (1.01%) Go
15 7 (0.79%) Ada
16 6 (0.67%) Korn
17 5 (0.56%) PHP
17 5 (0.56%) R
17 5 (0.56%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 100 (11.25%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (10.35%) Degree
3 87 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 78 (8.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 69 (7.76%) CCNA
6 51 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 51 (5.74%) MCSE
7 36 (4.05%) MCSA
8 35 (3.94%) CCNP
9 31 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
9 31 (3.49%) MCP
10 28 (3.15%) Security Cleared
11 22 (2.47%) CISSP
12 16 (1.80%) CCIE
13 13 (1.46%) MCITP
13 13 (1.46%) SANS
13 13 (1.46%) SC Cleared
14 12 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (1.12%) AWS Certification
16 9 (1.01%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (9.67%) SLA
2 27 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.91%) GDPR
4 13 (1.46%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.12%) QA
6 9 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.22%) PMO
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.11%) NIST
System Software
1 470 (52.87%) Active Directory
2 261 (29.36%) Hyper-V
3 111 (12.49%) VMware ESXi
3 111 (12.49%) vSphere
3 111 (12.49%) XenApp
4 70 (7.87%) XenDesktop
5 50 (5.62%) Docker
6 48 (5.40%) Virtual Machines
7 33 (3.71%) Terminal Server
7 33 (3.71%) Virtual Servers
8 29 (3.26%) VirtualBox
9 24 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
9 24 (2.70%) VMware NSX
10 17 (1.91%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 16 (1.80%) NFS
11 16 (1.80%) Xen
12 15 (1.69%) Firmware
13 11 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (1.24%) Samba
14 9 (1.01%) KVM
Systems Management
1 175 (19.69%) SCCM
2 79 (8.89%) Ansible
2 79 (8.89%) SCOM
3 68 (7.65%) Terraform
4 62 (6.97%) Puppet
5 54 (6.07%) vCenter Server
6 42 (4.72%) Microsoft Intune
7 39 (4.39%) Nagios
8 36 (4.05%) Kubernetes
9 27 (3.04%) WSUS
10 23 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
11 22 (2.47%) Grafana
12 20 (2.25%) vRealize
13 17 (1.91%) Single Sign-On
13 17 (1.91%) ZABBIX
14 16 (1.80%) PowerCLI
15 14 (1.57%) Avamar
15 14 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
15 14 (1.57%) Jamf Pro
16 11 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 889 (100.00%) VMware
2 488 (54.89%) Microsoft
3 231 (25.98%) Citrix
4 201 (22.61%) Cisco
5 106 (11.92%) HP
6 62 (6.97%) Dell
6 62 (6.97%) Red Hat
7 61 (6.86%) EMC
8 57 (6.41%) SolarWinds
9 56 (6.30%) Oracle
10 50 (5.62%) NetApp
11 41 (4.61%) Google
12 39 (4.39%) Veeam
13 33 (3.71%) IBM
14 30 (3.37%) Splunk
15 27 (3.04%) CheckPoint
15 27 (3.04%) Sophos
16 26 (2.92%) F5
17 25 (2.81%) Palo Alto
17 25 (2.81%) Symantec