Period
to 17 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 40 71
Rank change year-on-year -19 +31 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 46 35 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.82% 5.16% 2.67%
As % of the System Software category 18.47% 24.65% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 27
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,750 £25,850
25th Percentile £26,250 £27,125 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% -5.06% +8.97%
75th Percentile £48,750 £43,125 £41,750
90th Percentile £52,375 £44,600 £53,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 249 142 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.66% 20.94% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 220 128 114
10th Percentile £26,200 £22,088 £21,650
25th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £37,500 £39,087
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% -4.06% -2.28%
75th Percentile £56,250 £47,000 £52,375
90th Percentile £60,831 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the North East.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the North East over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 September 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -26 30 £37,500 - 9
Durham +1 13 £28,750 -8.47% 3
Northumberland 0 3 £34,000 -2.86%
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
3 32 (69.57%) Windows
4 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 26 (56.52%) Windows Server
5 22 (47.83%) Hyper-V
6 19 (41.30%) DNS
7 18 (39.13%) Firewall
7 18 (39.13%) Microsoft 365
8 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
9 15 (32.61%) Azure
10 14 (30.43%) Linux
11 13 (28.26%) DHCP
11 13 (28.26%) LAN
11 13 (28.26%) WAN
11 13 (28.26%) Citrix
11 13 (28.26%) vSphere
11 13 (28.26%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (28.26%) Social Skills
12 12 (26.09%) SAN
13 10 (21.74%) SLA
13 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
13 10 (21.74%) VPN
13 10 (21.74%) ITIL
13 10 (21.74%) SQL
13 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2016
13 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (21.74%) DevOps
14 9 (19.57%) AWS
14 9 (19.57%) Cisco

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft 365
2 15 (32.61%) Azure
3 9 (19.57%) AWS
4 4 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (8.70%) PaaS
5 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.52%) IaaS
5 3 (6.52%) SaaS
6 2 (4.35%) GCP
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (2.17%) Cohesity
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) DNS
2 18 (39.13%) Firewall
3 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
4 13 (28.26%) DHCP
4 13 (28.26%) LAN
4 13 (28.26%) WAN
5 12 (26.09%) SAN
6 10 (21.74%) VPN
7 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (8.70%) HTTP
8 4 (8.70%) NAS
8 4 (8.70%) SMTP
8 4 (8.70%) SSL
8 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (6.52%) Internet
9 3 (6.52%) IPv4
9 3 (6.52%) IPv6
9 3 (6.52%) OSPF
9 3 (6.52%) VoIP
9 3 (6.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
1 1 (2.17%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (28.26%) Social Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Administrator
1 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) IT Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Wintel Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) IT Support
4 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) IP Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 14 (30.43%) Linux
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (10.87%) CentOS
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (6.52%) Debian
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Unix
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (21.74%) DevOps
2 10 (21.74%) ITIL
3 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
4 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 6 (13.04%) Security Patching
6 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) High Availability
6 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.87%) Information Management
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
6 5 (10.87%) Patch Management
6 5 (10.87%) Revenue Management
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) ITSM
7 4 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (8.70%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.87%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) Python
3 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Jython
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) Degree
3 6 (13.04%) MCSE
4 5 (10.87%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 22 (47.83%) Hyper-V
3 13 (28.26%) vSphere
4 6 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (10.87%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (10.87%) XenApp
6 3 (6.52%) Docker
6 3 (6.52%) KVM
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (6.52%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.35%) NFS
7 2 (4.35%) Postfix
7 2 (4.35%) Terminal Server
7 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Ansible
2 6 (13.04%) Nagios
2 6 (13.04%) WSUS
3 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
4 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.70%) Puppet
4 4 (8.70%) Terraform
5 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
5 3 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (6.52%) Proxmox
5 3 (6.52%) Salt
5 3 (6.52%) SCCM
5 3 (6.52%) SCOM
5 3 (6.52%) ZABBIX
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.26%) Citrix
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco
5 6 (13.04%) SaltStack
5 6 (13.04%) SolarWinds
5 6 (13.04%) Veeam
6 5 (10.87%) Veritas
7 3 (6.52%) McAfee
8 2 (4.35%) Asigra
8 2 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.35%) Sophos
9 1 (2.17%) HP
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) Meraki
9 1 (2.17%) QNAP