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

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 100 91
Rank change year-on-year -27 -9 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1,878 2,206 2,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.69% 3.14% 3.38%
As % of the System Software category 17.93% 24.04% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,548 1,942 2,449
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,200 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.33% +1.18%

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 10,472 9,176 10,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.98% 13.06% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8,725 7,860 8,872
London median annual salary £57,500 £54,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.99% +8.50% +8.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.38% +5.00%

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 June 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 June 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 +2 463 £52,500 +5.00% 56
West London -42 113 £50,000 +11.11% 38
South London -33 47 £45,000 +9.76% 3
East London -15 26 £35,000 -20.45% 21
North London -17 6 £56,250 +18.42% 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 1,878 (100.00%) VMware
2 1,239 (65.97%) Windows
3 996 (53.04%) Active Directory
4 867 (46.17%) Microsoft
5 738 (39.30%) Windows Server
6 629 (33.49%) Cisco
7 593 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 525 (27.96%) Office 365
8 525 (27.96%) Citrix
9 499 (26.57%) Linux
10 495 (26.36%) Finance
11 486 (25.88%) DNS
12 478 (25.45%) PowerShell
13 455 (24.23%) Amazon AWS
13 455 (24.23%) Firewall
14 446 (23.75%) Hyper-V
15 440 (23.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 424 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
17 415 (22.10%) MS Exchange
18 371 (19.76%) DHCP
18 371 (19.76%) SAN
19 345 (18.37%) SQL Server
20 342 (18.21%) ITIL
21 327 (17.41%) WAN
22 304 (16.19%) Data Centre
23 297 (15.81%) SCCM
24 284 (15.12%) SQL
24 284 (15.12%) NetApp
25 281 (14.96%) LAN
26 259 (13.79%) VPN

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
1 415 (22.10%) MS Exchange
2 190 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 151 (8.04%) SharePoint
4 148 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 140 (7.45%) Skype for Business
6 96 (5.11%) IIS
7 81 (4.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 81 (4.31%) OpenStack
8 60 (3.19%) Confluence
9 54 (2.88%) Apache
10 47 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 33 (1.76%) Tomcat
12 28 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
13 25 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
14 23 (1.22%) Apache Spark
15 15 (0.80%) CMS
16 14 (0.75%) WebLogic
16 14 (0.75%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.69%) nginx
18 12 (0.64%) JBoss
Applications
1 218 (11.61%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.80%) MetaTrader
3 14 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.48%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.27%) Documaker
5 5 (0.27%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.21%) Infor SunSystems
6 4 (0.21%) ReMetrica
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.11%) Maximo
7 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.053%) Carpe Diem
8 1 (0.053%) Eikon
8 1 (0.053%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.053%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 593 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 525 (27.96%) Office 365
3 455 (24.23%) Amazon AWS
4 128 (6.82%) IaaS
5 68 (3.62%) SaaS
6 66 (3.51%) PaaS
7 51 (2.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 45 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
9 44 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
10 39 (2.08%) GitHub
11 38 (2.02%) Mimecast
12 25 (1.33%) OneDrive
13 22 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
14 19 (1.01%) OpenShift
15 16 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
16 15 (0.80%) NuGet
17 14 (0.75%) G Suite
18 13 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 12 (0.64%) Slack
20 10 (0.53%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 486 (25.88%) DNS
2 455 (24.23%) Firewall
3 371 (19.76%) DHCP
3 371 (19.76%) SAN
4 327 (17.41%) WAN
5 281 (14.96%) LAN
6 259 (13.79%) VPN
7 214 (11.40%) TCP/IP
8 156 (8.31%) Wireless
9 125 (6.66%) NAS
9 125 (6.66%) Network Security
10 119 (6.34%) Skype
11 117 (6.23%) VLAN
12 111 (5.91%) Unified Communications
13 108 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
14 101 (5.38%) VoIP
15 100 (5.32%) Cisco IOS
16 86 (4.58%) Cisco Nexus
17 85 (4.53%) MPLS
18 76 (4.05%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.05%) Big Data
3 48 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (2.45%) MySQL
5 43 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 38 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (1.81%) Oracle Database
9 33 (1.76%) Hadoop
10 31 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 25 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
12 24 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 21 (1.12%) Relational Database
14 19 (1.01%) Blockchain
14 19 (1.01%) NoSQL
14 19 (1.01%) Redis
15 15 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
16 13 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (0.53%) Apache Accumulo
17 10 (0.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 105 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 97 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 85 (4.53%) JIRA
4 51 (2.72%) TeamCity
5 44 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 41 (2.18%) Maven
7 37 (1.97%) Visual Studio
8 36 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 33 (1.76%) Vagrant
10 31 (1.65%) Subversion
11 22 (1.17%) Ant
11 22 (1.17%) Eclipse
12 17 (0.91%) CA Release Automation
12 17 (0.91%) MSI
13 16 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (0.80%) Fiddler
14 15 (0.80%) IntelliJ
14 15 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (0.80%) ReSharper
15 12 (0.64%) Travis CI
General
1 495 (26.36%) Finance
2 119 (6.34%) Retail
3 87 (4.63%) Law
4 83 (4.42%) Banking
5 74 (3.94%) Legal
6 71 (3.78%) Manufacturing
7 69 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 67 (3.57%) Telecoms
9 43 (2.29%) Games
10 31 (1.65%) Marketing
11 27 (1.44%) Advertising
12 22 (1.17%) Military
13 20 (1.06%) German Language
13 20 (1.06%) Italian Language
14 17 (0.91%) Investment Banking
15 16 (0.85%) Billing
16 14 (0.75%) Financial Institution
17 13 (0.69%) Back Office
18 11 (0.59%) French Language
19 7 (0.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 333 (17.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 219 (11.66%) Analyst
3 179 (9.53%) Architect
4 164 (8.73%) Support Engineer
5 156 (8.31%) Systems Engineer
6 138 (7.35%) Administrator
7 119 (6.34%) Consultant
8 116 (6.18%) Windows Engineer
9 112 (5.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 106 (5.64%) Desktop Support
11 97 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
12 91 (4.85%) IT Support
12 91 (4.85%) VMware Engineer
13 85 (4.53%) Support Analyst
14 83 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 82 (4.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 79 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
17 74 (3.94%) Desktop Engineer
18 71 (3.78%) IT Engineer
19 66 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (6.28%) Web Services
2 65 (3.46%) Middleware
3 62 (3.30%) .NET
4 38 (2.02%) Node.js
5 32 (1.70%) REST
6 31 (1.65%) SOAP
7 30 (1.60%) ASP.NET
8 28 (1.49%) JSON
9 25 (1.33%) Elastic Stack
9 25 (1.33%) XML
10 23 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (1.22%) LDAP
11 21 (1.12%) TIBCO EMS
12 17 (0.91%) LAMP
13 16 (0.85%) ActiveMQ
13 16 (0.85%) WSH
14 15 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (0.80%) jQuery
15 13 (0.69%) Flash
15 13 (0.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 304 (16.19%) Data Centre
2 150 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (6.50%) Management Information System
4 119 (6.34%) Hedge funds
5 98 (5.22%) Blackberry
6 97 (5.17%) Public Cloud
7 80 (4.26%) Replication
8 70 (3.73%) Computer Science
9 68 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
10 63 (3.35%) Clustering
11 56 (2.98%) Private Cloud
12 50 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
13 44 (2.34%) User Experience
14 40 (2.13%) Fintech
15 35 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (1.60%) Fat Client
16 30 (1.60%) Thin Client
17 29 (1.54%) PKI
18 28 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
18 28 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1,239 (65.97%) Windows
2 738 (39.30%) Windows Server
3 499 (26.57%) Linux
4 440 (23.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 424 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 244 (12.99%) Windows 10
7 236 (12.57%) Windows 7
8 106 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 98 (5.22%) Unix
10 85 (4.53%) CentOS
11 75 (3.99%) Android
12 54 (2.88%) Windows 8
13 53 (2.82%) Solaris
14 47 (2.50%) Ubuntu
15 38 (2.02%) Apple iOS
16 37 (1.97%) Mac OS X
17 34 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
18 21 (1.12%) Debian
19 20 (1.06%) Mac OS
20 14 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (18.21%) ITIL
2 232 (12.35%) DevOps
3 209 (11.13%) Problem-Solving
4 183 (9.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 164 (8.73%) Migration
6 163 (8.68%) Presales
7 149 (7.93%) Configuration Management
8 123 (6.55%) Service Delivery
9 107 (5.70%) Project Management
10 106 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
11 103 (5.48%) Change Management
12 99 (5.27%) Patch Management
13 97 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
14 96 (5.11%) High Availability
15 83 (4.42%) Analytics
16 77 (4.10%) Network Design
17 75 (3.99%) Capacity Management
18 74 (3.94%) Mentoring
18 74 (3.94%) Service Management
19 73 (3.89%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 478 (25.45%) PowerShell
2 284 (15.12%) SQL
3 176 (9.37%) Python
4 123 (6.55%) Bash Shell
5 94 (5.01%) Java
6 79 (4.21%) Perl
7 60 (3.19%) JavaScript
8 51 (2.72%) Ruby
9 47 (2.50%) C#
10 34 (1.81%) PHP
11 30 (1.60%) C
11 30 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 24 (1.28%) VB
13 21 (1.12%) VBScript
14 17 (0.91%) Go
15 13 (0.69%) Scala
16 12 (0.64%) C++
16 12 (0.64%) ES6
17 10 (0.53%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 241 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
2 212 (11.29%) Degree
3 177 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 172 (9.16%) CCNA
5 132 (7.03%) CCNP
6 121 (6.44%) MCSE
7 118 (6.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 79 (4.21%) MCSA
9 77 (4.10%) CCIE
10 60 (3.19%) Security Cleared
11 51 (2.72%) MCP
12 37 (1.97%) MCITP
13 27 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
14 26 (1.38%) CISSP
15 23 (1.22%) SC Cleared
16 22 (1.17%) DV Cleared
16 22 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
17 21 (1.12%) CCDP
17 21 (1.12%) VCDX
18 19 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.70%) SLA
2 55 (2.93%) QA
3 52 (2.77%) PCI DSS
4 51 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (1.01%) GDPR
6 16 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
7 15 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 15 (0.80%) PMO
8 9 (0.48%) GCP
9 5 (0.27%) COBIT
10 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.16%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.053%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.053%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 996 (53.04%) Active Directory
2 446 (23.75%) Hyper-V
3 226 (12.03%) VMware ESXi
4 222 (11.82%) vSphere
5 210 (11.18%) XenApp
6 141 (7.51%) Docker
7 136 (7.24%) XenDesktop
8 76 (4.05%) Virtual Desktop
9 70 (3.73%) VMware NSX
10 69 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
11 67 (3.57%) XenServer
12 60 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
13 54 (2.88%) Virtual Servers
14 36 (1.92%) VMware Server
15 31 (1.65%) VirtualBox
16 30 (1.60%) DFS Replication
17 28 (1.49%) KVM
17 28 (1.49%) Xen
18 24 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
19 20 (1.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 297 (15.81%) SCCM
2 202 (10.76%) Puppet
3 168 (8.95%) Ansible
4 167 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
5 85 (4.53%) SCOM
5 85 (4.53%) vCenter Server
6 75 (3.99%) Kubernetes
7 72 (3.83%) Nagios
8 68 (3.62%) Backup Exec
8 68 (3.62%) Terraform
9 63 (3.35%) AirWatch
10 57 (3.04%) WSUS
11 52 (2.77%) SCOrch
12 43 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
13 32 (1.70%) Cisco CUCM
14 30 (1.60%) vRealize
15 27 (1.44%) Salt
15 27 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
16 25 (1.33%) Perfmon
17 22 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1,878 (100.00%) VMware
2 867 (46.17%) Microsoft
3 629 (33.49%) Cisco
4 525 (27.96%) Citrix
5 284 (15.12%) NetApp
6 243 (12.94%) HP
7 217 (11.55%) EMC
8 196 (10.44%) Dell
9 162 (8.63%) F5
10 127 (6.76%) Splunk
11 123 (6.55%) Red Hat
12 115 (6.12%) Veeam
13 108 (5.75%) Google
14 107 (5.70%) Juniper
15 98 (5.22%) Oracle
16 96 (5.11%) Apple
17 91 (4.85%) SolarWinds
18 74 (3.94%) CheckPoint
19 68 (3.62%) IBM
20 64 (3.41%) Bloomberg