Period
to 27 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 245 166 145
Rank change year-on-year -79 -21 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 779 520 1,241
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.52% 2.13% 2.44%
As % of the System Software category 8.20% 11.16% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 664 447 1,097
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +20.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -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 9,501 4,659 9,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.48% 19.10% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6,303 4,025 7,553
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £29,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -5 166 £52,500 -12.50% 69
West London -57 42 £55,000 +10.00% 21
South London -18 26 £47,500 -17.39% 6
East London -30 21 £50,000 +5.26% 22
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 779 (100.00%) VMware
2 497 (63.80%) Windows
3 414 (53.15%) Active Directory
4 406 (52.12%) Microsoft
5 361 (46.34%) Azure
6 332 (42.62%) Microsoft 365
7 287 (36.84%) PowerShell
8 283 (36.33%) Windows Server
9 241 (30.94%) Social Skills
10 216 (27.73%) AWS
11 215 (27.60%) Linux
12 210 (26.96%) Citrix
13 207 (26.57%) Finance
14 186 (23.88%) Hyper-V
15 182 (23.36%) DNS
16 180 (23.11%) Problem-Solving
17 173 (22.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 163 (20.92%) DHCP
19 160 (20.54%) Windows 10
20 158 (20.28%) ITIL
20 158 (20.28%) Firewall
21 139 (17.84%) Cisco
22 131 (16.82%) SQL
23 123 (15.79%) Data Centre
24 120 (15.40%) Azure Active Directory
25 117 (15.02%) Degree
26 113 (14.51%) Terraform
27 111 (14.25%) Ansible
28 110 (14.12%) SAN
29 109 (13.99%) VMware ESXi

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
1 108 (13.86%) SharePoint
2 72 (9.24%) MS Exchange
3 43 (5.52%) IIS
4 18 (2.31%) nginx
5 17 (2.18%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.05%) OpenStack
7 13 (1.67%) Apache
7 13 (1.67%) Traefik
8 10 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (1.28%) JBoss
9 9 (1.16%) Confluence
10 8 (1.03%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 104 (13.35%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.39%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Carpe Diem
1 2 (0.26%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 361 (46.34%) Azure
2 332 (42.62%) Microsoft 365
3 216 (27.73%) AWS
4 120 (15.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 70 (8.99%) OneDrive
6 67 (8.60%) SaaS
7 56 (7.19%) GCP
8 42 (5.39%) Power Platform
9 40 (5.13%) PaaS
10 38 (4.88%) PowerApps
11 36 (4.62%) IaaS
12 29 (3.72%) Mimecast
13 26 (3.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 26 (3.34%) AWS CloudFormation
13 26 (3.34%) Nutanix
14 18 (2.31%) Amazon EKS
14 18 (2.31%) OpenShift
15 17 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
16 16 (2.05%) Amazon S3
17 14 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 182 (23.36%) DNS
2 163 (20.92%) DHCP
3 158 (20.28%) Firewall
4 110 (14.12%) SAN
5 84 (10.78%) WAN
6 81 (10.40%) TCP/IP
7 77 (9.88%) VPN
8 67 (8.60%) LAN
9 49 (6.29%) VLAN
10 37 (4.75%) BGP
11 31 (3.98%) NAS
12 27 (3.47%) Wireless
13 22 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (2.70%) VSAN
15 19 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
15 19 (2.44%) Internet
16 15 (1.93%) Network Security
16 15 (1.93%) VoIP
17 14 (1.80%) WebEx
18 13 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.49%) MySQL
3 22 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 17 (2.18%) Amazon RDS
5 16 (2.05%) MongoDB
5 16 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (1.67%) Event Store
6 13 (1.67%) Redis
7 9 (1.16%) Big Data
8 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (0.90%) DB2
10 6 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.77%) Power BI
11 4 (0.51%) ArangoDB
11 4 (0.51%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.26%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (5.78%) Jenkins
2 30 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 29 (3.72%) JIRA
4 19 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (1.93%) Maven
6 13 (1.67%) git-flow
6 13 (1.67%) Gradle
7 12 (1.54%) Ant
7 12 (1.54%) Bitbucket
8 11 (1.41%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (0.90%) Subversion
10 7 (0.90%) Terragrunt
11 6 (0.77%) GitLab
12 5 (0.64%) MSI
13 4 (0.51%) NUnit
14 3 (0.39%) GoCD
15 1 (0.13%) AutoIt
15 1 (0.13%) CircleCI
15 1 (0.13%) Spinnaker
General
1 241 (30.94%) Social Skills
2 207 (26.57%) Finance
3 79 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (7.19%) Banking
5 39 (5.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 31 (3.98%) Financial Institution
7 28 (3.59%) Documentation Skills
8 26 (3.34%) Presentation Skills
9 22 (2.82%) Marketing
10 20 (2.57%) Legal
11 19 (2.44%) Retail
12 16 (2.05%) Law
13 13 (1.67%) Telecoms
14 11 (1.41%) Organisational Skills
15 10 (1.28%) Advertising
15 10 (1.28%) Influencing Skills
16 6 (0.77%) Front Office
17 5 (0.64%) Back Office
18 4 (0.51%) Automotive
18 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 157 (20.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 88 (11.30%) Analyst
3 80 (10.27%) Architect
4 77 (9.88%) Support Engineer
5 55 (7.06%) IT Engineer
6 47 (6.03%) VMware Engineer
7 45 (5.78%) Azure Engineer
8 40 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 38 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 37 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
11 36 (4.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 34 (4.36%) Support Analyst
13 32 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
14 31 (3.98%) Consultant
15 29 (3.72%) IT Support
15 29 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
16 27 (3.47%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
16 27 (3.47%) Cloud Engineer
17 26 (3.34%) Administrator
17 26 (3.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.21%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (1.80%) LEMP Stack
2 14 (1.80%) RabbitMQ
3 13 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (1.67%) JSON
4 12 (1.54%) LAMP
5 11 (1.41%) .NET
5 11 (1.41%) Middleware
5 11 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (1.16%) 802.1X
7 7 (0.90%) HTML
7 7 (0.90%) Kafka
8 6 (0.77%) Node.js
9 5 (0.64%) OAuth
9 5 (0.64%) React
9 5 (0.64%) Web Services
10 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.51%) HTML5
10 4 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 123 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 48 (6.16%) Public Cloud
3 45 (5.78%) Clustering
4 36 (4.62%) User Experience
5 35 (4.49%) Replication
6 29 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (3.34%) Hedge funds
7 26 (3.34%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.18%) NHS
9 16 (2.05%) PKI
9 16 (2.05%) Virtual Team
10 14 (1.80%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.80%) Handset
11 13 (1.67%) Private Cloud
12 12 (1.54%) Smartphone
13 11 (1.41%) Social Media
14 10 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
15 9 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (1.16%) SWIFT
16 8 (1.03%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 497 (63.80%) Windows
2 283 (36.33%) Windows Server
3 215 (27.60%) Linux
4 160 (20.54%) Windows 10
5 89 (11.42%) Windows Server 2016
6 88 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 67 (8.60%) Windows Server 2019
8 54 (6.93%) Mac OS X
9 42 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 29 (3.72%) Unix
11 28 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (2.95%) Windows 7
13 21 (2.70%) Ubuntu
14 20 (2.57%) CentOS
15 16 (2.05%) Mac OS
16 13 (1.67%) Android
17 9 (1.16%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
19 3 (0.39%) VMS
20 2 (0.26%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (23.11%) Problem-Solving
2 173 (22.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 158 (20.28%) ITIL
4 96 (12.32%) DevOps
5 95 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 92 (11.81%) Change Management
7 81 (10.40%) Migration
8 77 (9.88%) Computer Science
9 66 (8.47%) Project Delivery
10 64 (8.22%) Cybersecurity
11 60 (7.70%) CI/CD
12 59 (7.57%) Project Management
13 56 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
14 52 (6.68%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (6.03%) Load Balancing
16 45 (5.78%) Infrastructure as Code
16 45 (5.78%) Mentoring
16 45 (5.78%) Service Management
17 43 (5.52%) ITSM
18 40 (5.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 131 (16.82%) SQL
3 89 (11.42%) Python
4 77 (9.88%) Bash
5 21 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 16 (2.05%) C#
6 16 (2.05%) Java
7 15 (1.93%) Go
7 15 (1.93%) VBScript
8 13 (1.67%) PHP
9 10 (1.28%) Ruby
10 9 (1.16%) Perl
11 7 (0.90%) C
11 7 (0.90%) VB
12 6 (0.77%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.51%) C++
13 4 (0.51%) F#
14 3 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.39%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 117 (15.02%) Degree
2 76 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (5.01%) CCNA
6 36 (4.62%) MCSE
7 34 (4.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (3.47%) Security Cleared
9 25 (3.21%) MCSA
10 21 (2.70%) MCP
11 19 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (2.18%) SC Cleared
13 14 (1.80%) TOGAF Certification
14 13 (1.67%) DV Cleared
15 10 (1.28%) CEH
15 10 (1.28%) CISSP
15 10 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (1.16%) Master's Degree
16 9 (1.16%) MCITP
17 8 (1.03%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.39%) SLA
2 37 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.93%) GDPR
4 8 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.03%) QA
5 5 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (0.51%) PMO
7 3 (0.39%) NCSC
8 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 414 (53.15%) Active Directory
2 186 (23.88%) Hyper-V
3 109 (13.99%) VMware ESXi
4 108 (13.86%) vSphere
5 58 (7.45%) XenApp
6 44 (5.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 40 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
8 37 (4.75%) Docker
9 29 (3.72%) XenDesktop
10 24 (3.08%) Virtual Servers
11 19 (2.44%) KVM
12 16 (2.05%) VMware NSX
13 12 (1.54%) VMware Server
14 10 (1.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 10 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (1.16%) BitLocker
15 9 (1.16%) Firmware
15 9 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (0.90%) vCloud
17 5 (0.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 113 (14.51%) Terraform
2 111 (14.25%) Ansible
3 99 (12.71%) Microsoft Intune
4 80 (10.27%) SCCM
5 71 (9.11%) Kubernetes
6 50 (6.42%) Puppet
7 40 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (4.36%) Grafana
9 32 (4.11%) Prometheus
10 23 (2.95%) Failover Clustering
10 23 (2.95%) SCOM
11 21 (2.70%) vCenter Server
12 18 (2.31%) Nagios
13 17 (2.18%) VxRail
14 15 (1.93%) Istio
14 15 (1.93%) Single Sign-On
15 13 (1.67%) Consul
15 13 (1.67%) FortiGate
15 13 (1.67%) Rancher
15 13 (1.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 779 (100.00%) VMware
2 406 (52.12%) Microsoft
3 210 (26.96%) Citrix
4 139 (17.84%) Cisco
5 86 (11.04%) ServiceNow
6 77 (9.88%) Google
7 64 (8.22%) HP
8 58 (7.45%) Veeam
9 56 (7.19%) EMC
10 54 (6.93%) Red Hat
11 48 (6.16%) Dell
12 41 (5.26%) Apple
13 29 (3.72%) NetApp
13 29 (3.72%) Okta
13 29 (3.72%) Oracle
14 28 (3.59%) LogicMonitor
15 27 (3.47%) IBM
16 26 (3.34%) Sophos
17 23 (2.95%) Commvault
17 23 (2.95%) SolarWinds