Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 47 51
Rank change year-on-year -30 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1174 1799 2107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.86% 5.11% 4.92%
As % of the System Software category 28.91% 36.26% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1505 1781
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4061 4962 5898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.36% 14.10% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 4226 4959
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +1 402 £40,000 +6.67% 15
Thames Valley -73 334 £42,500 -5.56% 19
Surrey -10 279 £45,000 - 4
Berkshire -66 183 £45,000 -10.00% 10
West Sussex +15 87 £32,000 -30.81% 2
Buckinghamshire -13 85 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Oxfordshire -29 66 £32,500 -23.53% 2
Kent -24 40 £35,000 -18.60%
East Sussex -30 31 £40,000 -11.11%
Middlesex +16 5 £37,500 -11.24%
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 1174 (100.00%) VMware
2 831 (70.78%) Windows
3 597 (50.85%) Microsoft
4 593 (50.51%) Active Directory
5 536 (45.66%) Windows Server
6 403 (34.33%) Hyper-V
7 397 (33.82%) Cisco
8 350 (29.81%) Firewall
9 346 (29.47%) Linux
10 328 (27.94%) MS Exchange
11 294 (25.04%) Office 365
12 280 (23.85%) ITIL
13 271 (23.08%) Citrix
14 262 (22.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 256 (21.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 246 (20.95%) SQL Server
17 243 (20.70%) WAN
18 239 (20.36%) Microsoft Certification
19 235 (20.02%) Microsoft Azure
20 224 (19.08%) SAN
21 211 (17.97%) TCP/IP
22 207 (17.63%) LAN
23 195 (16.61%) DNS
24 193 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
25 188 (16.01%) Data Centre
26 185 (15.76%) SQL
27 184 (15.67%) vSphere
28 165 (14.05%) VPN
29 164 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
30 162 (13.80%) HP

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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
1 328 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 146 (12.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 141 (12.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 100 (8.52%) IIS
5 75 (6.39%) SharePoint
6 48 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 46 (3.92%) Apache
7 46 (3.92%) Skype for Business
8 41 (3.49%) OpenStack
9 30 (2.56%) Tomcat
10 25 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
13 12 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.68%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.60%) Zimbra
17 6 (0.51%) EPiServer
18 5 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 86 (7.33%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.085%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.11%) Teamcenter
2 11 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.51%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.085%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.085%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.085%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 294 (25.04%) Office 365
2 235 (20.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 164 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (4.51%) IaaS
5 46 (3.92%) PaaS
6 35 (2.98%) SaaS
7 27 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.77%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.34%) G Suite
11 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.17%) Route 53
12 2 (0.17%) Yammer
13 1 (0.085%) GitHub
13 1 (0.085%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.085%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 350 (29.81%) Firewall
2 243 (20.70%) WAN
3 224 (19.08%) SAN
4 211 (17.97%) TCP/IP
5 207 (17.63%) LAN
6 195 (16.61%) DNS
7 165 (14.05%) VPN
8 141 (12.01%) DHCP
9 134 (11.41%) VoIP
10 99 (8.43%) VLAN
11 67 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
12 63 (5.37%) Wireless
13 60 (5.11%) MPLS
14 54 (4.60%) Internet
14 54 (4.60%) Remote Desktop
15 52 (4.43%) IPsec
16 47 (4.00%) NAS
17 45 (3.83%) SSL
18 39 (3.32%) Ethernet
18 39 (3.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.79%) MySQL
3 34 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (2.73%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (2.21%) NoSQL
7 24 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (1.62%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 14 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (1.19%) Redis
12 12 (1.02%) Relational Database
13 11 (0.94%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.85%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.77%) MariaDB
16 8 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
18 6 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
18 6 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 19 (1.62%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.36%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (1.11%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.94%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.85%) JIRA
7 9 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.60%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.43%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.26%) eggPlant
11 2 (0.17%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.085%) Ant
12 1 (0.085%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.085%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.085%) Maven
12 1 (0.085%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.085%) Subversion
12 1 (0.085%) TestLink
12 1 (0.085%) TestRail
General
1 118 (10.05%) Finance
2 76 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 32 (2.73%) Retail
4 29 (2.47%) Marketing
5 27 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.87%) Electronics
7 20 (1.70%) Banking
8 19 (1.62%) Military
9 16 (1.36%) Legal
10 14 (1.19%) Law
11 10 (0.85%) Back Office
12 7 (0.60%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.60%) French Language
12 7 (0.60%) Games
12 7 (0.60%) Local Government
13 6 (0.51%) Advertising
14 5 (0.43%) Automotive
14 5 (0.43%) Billing
14 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 230 (19.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 150 (12.78%) Analyst
3 133 (11.33%) Support Engineer
4 101 (8.60%) Consultant
5 98 (8.35%) IT Engineer
5 98 (8.35%) Support Analyst
6 89 (7.58%) Administrator
7 78 (6.64%) IT Support
8 75 (6.39%) 3rd Line Support
9 72 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 72 (6.13%) Architect
10 70 (5.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 64 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
12 63 (5.37%) Systems Administrator
13 59 (5.03%) Windows Engineer
14 57 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
15 56 (4.77%) Network Engineer
16 55 (4.68%) VMware Engineer
17 50 (4.26%) Server Engineer
18 48 (4.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.39%) Web Services
2 14 (1.19%) .NET
3 13 (1.11%) HTML
4 11 (0.94%) LAMP
4 11 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (0.94%) WCF
5 10 (0.85%) 802.1X
6 8 (0.68%) HTML5
6 8 (0.68%) JSON
6 8 (0.68%) Middleware
7 6 (0.51%) REST
7 6 (0.51%) SOAP
8 5 (0.43%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.43%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.43%) Java EE
8 5 (0.43%) Node.js
9 4 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (0.34%) WSDL
9 4 (0.34%) XML
9 4 (0.34%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 188 (16.01%) Data Centre
2 65 (5.54%) Management Information System
3 57 (4.86%) Clustering
4 54 (4.60%) Driving Licence
5 48 (4.09%) Public Cloud
6 44 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
7 38 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (2.90%) Computer Science
9 29 (2.47%) Replication
10 26 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
11 23 (1.96%) Fat Client
11 23 (1.96%) Thin Client
12 21 (1.79%) Private Cloud
13 16 (1.36%) Virtual Team
14 13 (1.11%) Handset
15 12 (1.02%) PKI
15 12 (1.02%) User Experience
16 11 (0.94%) Blackberry
16 11 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 831 (70.78%) Windows
2 536 (45.66%) Windows Server
3 346 (29.47%) Linux
4 262 (22.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 256 (21.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 154 (13.12%) Windows 10
7 152 (12.95%) Windows 7
8 91 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 86 (7.33%) Windows 8
10 83 (7.07%) CentOS
10 83 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 81 (6.90%) Unix
12 31 (2.64%) Ubuntu
13 24 (2.04%) Mac OS X
14 18 (1.53%) Apple iOS
15 16 (1.36%) Debian
16 13 (1.11%) AIX
17 11 (0.94%) Android
18 10 (0.85%) Windows Vista
19 9 (0.77%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (23.85%) ITIL
2 116 (9.88%) DevOps
3 91 (7.75%) Presales
4 87 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 72 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (5.88%) Migration
7 60 (5.11%) Service Management
8 59 (5.03%) Project Management
9 58 (4.94%) Mentoring
9 58 (4.94%) Problem Management
10 53 (4.51%) High Availability
11 51 (4.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 51 (4.34%) Service Delivery
11 51 (4.34%) Software Engineering
12 48 (4.09%) Load Balancing
13 46 (3.92%) Configuration Management
14 42 (3.58%) Virtual Environments
15 39 (3.32%) Capacity Planning
16 38 (3.24%) Server Building
17 37 (3.15%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 185 (15.76%) SQL
2 161 (13.71%) PowerShell
3 139 (11.84%) Python
4 103 (8.77%) Bash Shell
5 99 (8.43%) Perl
6 57 (4.86%) Java
7 55 (4.68%) Ruby
8 41 (3.49%) C
9 35 (2.98%) PHP
10 21 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.19%) C++
12 12 (1.02%) JavaScript
13 11 (0.94%) Bourne shell
13 11 (0.94%) C#
14 6 (0.51%) VB
15 3 (0.26%) VBScript
16 2 (0.17%) Groovy
16 2 (0.17%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.17%) R
17 1 (0.085%) Go
Qualifications
1 239 (20.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 193 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
3 150 (12.78%) MCSE
4 123 (10.48%) CCNA
5 121 (10.31%) Security Cleared
6 91 (7.75%) SC Cleared
7 84 (7.16%) Degree
8 81 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 72 (6.13%) MCSA
10 68 (5.79%) CCNP
11 64 (5.45%) MCP
12 45 (3.83%) DV Cleared
13 40 (3.41%) MCITP
14 37 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
15 32 (2.73%) CCA
15 32 (2.73%) Citrix Certification
16 28 (2.39%) CCIE
17 27 (2.30%) RHCE
18 26 (2.21%) RHCSA
19 19 (1.62%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.73%) SLA
2 37 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.70%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.02%) QA
5 7 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.51%) PMO
7 5 (0.43%) BS25999
7 5 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.26%) COBIT
8 3 (0.26%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.17%) GAMP
9 2 (0.17%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.085%) GCP
10 1 (0.085%) PMBOK
System Software
1 593 (50.51%) Active Directory
2 403 (34.33%) Hyper-V
3 184 (15.67%) vSphere
4 71 (6.05%) XenApp
5 68 (5.79%) VMware ESXi
6 66 (5.62%) Virtual Machines
7 51 (4.34%) Virtual Servers
8 47 (4.00%) Docker
9 42 (3.58%) XenDesktop
10 41 (3.49%) KVM
10 41 (3.49%) VirtualBox
11 34 (2.90%) Terminal Services
12 24 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 23 (1.96%) VMware NSX
14 21 (1.79%) vCloud
15 20 (1.70%) Xen
16 17 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
17 14 (1.19%) XenServer
18 10 (0.85%) NFS
18 10 (0.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 118 (10.05%) SCCM
2 100 (8.52%) Puppet
3 68 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (4.77%) Ansible
5 52 (4.43%) vCenter Server
6 46 (3.92%) Backup Exec
7 37 (3.15%) WSUS
8 34 (2.90%) Nagios
9 24 (2.04%) SCOM
10 22 (1.87%) Kubernetes
11 21 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
12 14 (1.19%) FortiGate
13 13 (1.11%) vRealize
14 11 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
14 11 (0.94%) NetVault Backup
15 10 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
15 10 (0.85%) ZABBIX
16 9 (0.77%) NetBackup
17 8 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 8 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1174 (100.00%) VMware
2 597 (50.85%) Microsoft
3 397 (33.82%) Cisco
4 271 (23.08%) Citrix
5 162 (13.80%) HP
6 126 (10.73%) Red Hat
7 113 (9.63%) Dell
8 107 (9.11%) NetApp
9 85 (7.24%) Oracle
10 74 (6.30%) Juniper
11 62 (5.28%) Veeam
12 53 (4.51%) F5
13 48 (4.09%) Symantec
14 39 (3.32%) EqualLogic
15 38 (3.24%) CheckPoint
16 29 (2.47%) 3PAR
16 29 (2.47%) Apple
17 27 (2.30%) Avaya
17 27 (2.30%) Palo Alto
18 25 (2.13%) SAP