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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 50 48
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 577 925 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.94% 5.01% 5.10%
As % of the System Software category 28.28% 35.67% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 474 791 896
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2040 2593 3016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 13.94% 14.04% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1752 2254 2516
Median salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,925 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -3 136 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Hampshire -9 135 £40,000 +5.26% 21
Berkshire -47 113 £45,000 -5.26% 18
Oxfordshire +25 63 £32,500 +3.17% 4
West Sussex -8 43 £37,000 -7.50% 5
Buckinghamshire -22 42 £35,500 -11.25% 6
Kent +8 25 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East Sussex -1 12 £30,000 -29.41%
Middlesex +5 8 £37,500 -31.81%
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 1134 (100.00%) VMware
2 793 (69.93%) Windows
3 540 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 485 (42.77%) Microsoft
5 455 (40.12%) Windows Server
6 388 (34.22%) Cisco
7 376 (33.16%) Linux
8 367 (32.36%) Hyper-V
9 304 (26.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 302 (26.63%) Firewall
11 276 (24.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 272 (23.99%) MS Exchange
13 269 (23.72%) Office 365
14 255 (22.49%) DNS
15 241 (21.25%) ITIL
16 238 (20.99%) Citrix
17 215 (18.96%) Microsoft Azure
18 207 (18.25%) SAN
19 201 (17.72%) SQL
20 198 (17.46%) WAN
21 191 (16.84%) TCP/IP
22 182 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
23 169 (14.90%) Cisco Certification
24 168 (14.81%) SQL Server
25 166 (14.64%) DHCP
25 166 (14.64%) Amazon AWS
26 163 (14.37%) Data Centre
27 158 (13.93%) LAN
28 145 (12.79%) Security Cleared
29 142 (12.52%) vSphere

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
1 272 (23.99%) MS Exchange
2 132 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 117 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 95 (8.38%) IIS
5 81 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 59 (5.20%) Skype for Business
7 42 (3.70%) Apache
8 39 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 34 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 24 (2.12%) OpenStack
11 22 (1.94%) Tomcat
12 17 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (0.97%) SAS
14 10 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.71%) nginx
15 8 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.53%) JBoss
17 5 (0.44%) WordPress
18 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 115 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 14 (1.23%) Teamcenter
2 5 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 269 (23.72%) Office 365
2 215 (18.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 166 (14.64%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (3.97%) IaaS
5 39 (3.44%) SaaS
6 30 (2.65%) PaaS
7 12 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.44%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.18%) G Suite
12 2 (0.18%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.18%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.088%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 302 (26.63%) Firewall
2 255 (22.49%) DNS
3 207 (18.25%) SAN
4 198 (17.46%) WAN
5 191 (16.84%) TCP/IP
6 166 (14.64%) DHCP
7 158 (13.93%) LAN
8 129 (11.38%) VPN
9 108 (9.52%) Internet
10 98 (8.64%) VLAN
11 83 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
12 76 (6.70%) VoIP
13 68 (6.00%) MPLS
14 57 (5.03%) BGP
15 53 (4.67%) Wireless
16 50 (4.41%) SSL
17 45 (3.97%) OSPF
18 41 (3.62%) Skype
19 39 (3.44%) Remote Desktop
20 36 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.35%) MySQL
3 35 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 33 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (2.65%) MongoDB
6 22 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (1.41%) Redis
9 15 (1.32%) MariaDB
10 13 (1.15%) Oracle Database
11 11 (0.97%) Big Data
12 10 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (0.71%) DB2
14 8 (0.71%) OLAP
14 8 (0.71%) SQLite
14 8 (0.71%) TokuDB
15 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (3.17%) Vagrant
2 26 (2.29%) Jenkins
3 17 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
4 14 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.15%) Git (software)
6 10 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (0.79%) Ant
7 9 (0.79%) Maven
8 8 (0.71%) JIRA
8 8 (0.71%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.53%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.44%) Selenium
10 5 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.26%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.18%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.18%) MSI
12 2 (0.18%) Subversion
13 1 (0.088%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.088%) SilkTest
General
1 103 (9.08%) Finance
2 74 (6.53%) Telecoms
3 36 (3.17%) Marketing
4 31 (2.73%) Manufacturing
5 21 (1.85%) Retail
6 18 (1.59%) Electronics
6 18 (1.59%) Military
7 17 (1.50%) Legal
8 14 (1.23%) Advertising
8 14 (1.23%) Automotive
9 12 (1.06%) Back Office
10 11 (0.97%) Banking
11 8 (0.71%) German Language
12 7 (0.62%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.62%) Law
12 7 (0.62%) Local Government
12 7 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.44%) French Language
13 5 (0.44%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 199 (17.55%) Support Engineer
2 177 (15.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 132 (11.64%) Administrator
4 123 (10.85%) IT Engineer
5 118 (10.41%) IT Support
6 96 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
7 95 (8.38%) Analyst
8 79 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 77 (6.79%) IT Support Engineer
10 70 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
11 69 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 69 (6.08%) Windows Engineer
12 68 (6.00%) Consultant
13 64 (5.64%) Support Analyst
14 60 (5.29%) Architect
15 57 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
16 56 (4.94%) Linux Administrator
17 55 (4.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 52 (4.59%) Network Engineer
19 49 (4.32%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.56%) .NET
2 17 (1.50%) HTML
3 16 (1.41%) Web Services
4 13 (1.15%) HTML5
4 13 (1.15%) LAMP
5 11 (0.97%) ASP.NET
6 9 (0.79%) XML
7 8 (0.71%) Middleware
7 8 (0.71%) Node.js
7 8 (0.71%) Software Packaging
8 7 (0.62%) JSON
8 7 (0.62%) REST
9 6 (0.53%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.44%) COM+
11 4 (0.35%) CSS
11 4 (0.35%) Kendo UI
11 4 (0.35%) WCF
12 2 (0.18%) IBM Integration Bus
12 2 (0.18%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 163 (14.37%) Data Centre
2 82 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 42 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 34 (3.00%) Clustering
6 33 (2.91%) Driving Licence
7 32 (2.82%) User Experience
8 30 (2.65%) Blackberry
9 27 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 25 (2.20%) Public Cloud
11 18 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
12 17 (1.50%) Cyber Attack
12 17 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
12 17 (1.50%) Replication
13 16 (1.41%) Fat Client
13 16 (1.41%) Thin Client
13 16 (1.41%) Virtual Team
14 14 (1.23%) PKI
14 14 (1.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 793 (69.93%) Windows
2 455 (40.12%) Windows Server
3 376 (33.16%) Linux
4 304 (26.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 276 (24.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 127 (11.20%) Unix
7 120 (10.58%) Windows 7
8 89 (7.85%) Windows 10
9 87 (7.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 63 (5.56%) Windows 8
11 54 (4.76%) CentOS
12 50 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 37 (3.26%) Debian
14 35 (3.09%) Ubuntu
15 28 (2.47%) Apple iOS
16 27 (2.38%) VxWorks
17 24 (2.12%) Mac OS
18 21 (1.85%) Android
18 21 (1.85%) Windows XP
19 17 (1.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (21.25%) ITIL
2 105 (9.26%) DevOps
3 79 (6.97%) Presales
4 72 (6.35%) Migration
5 60 (5.29%) Software Engineering
6 59 (5.20%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (5.03%) Cybersecurity
7 57 (5.03%) Project Management
8 50 (4.41%) High Availability
8 50 (4.41%) Load Balancing
8 50 (4.41%) Service Management
9 47 (4.14%) Configuration Management
10 43 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 40 (3.53%) PRINCE2
12 38 (3.35%) Service Delivery
13 37 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
15 34 (3.00%) Mentoring
15 34 (3.00%) Time Management
16 31 (2.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 201 (17.72%) SQL
2 135 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 122 (10.76%) Python
4 84 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 71 (6.26%) Perl
6 62 (5.47%) C
7 47 (4.14%) Ruby
8 46 (4.06%) Java
9 38 (3.35%) Shell Script
10 33 (2.91%) C++
11 30 (2.65%) PHP
12 16 (1.41%) JavaScript
13 15 (1.32%) Bourne shell
14 12 (1.06%) C#
15 9 (0.79%) VB
16 8 (0.71%) R
17 7 (0.62%) Go
18 6 (0.53%) VBScript
19 4 (0.35%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 182 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 169 (14.90%) Cisco Certification
3 145 (12.79%) Security Cleared
4 134 (11.82%) MCSE
5 101 (8.91%) Degree
6 99 (8.73%) CCNA
7 89 (7.85%) SC Cleared
8 74 (6.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 59 (5.20%) CCNP
10 51 (4.50%) MCP
11 50 (4.41%) DV Cleared
12 47 (4.14%) MCITP
13 42 (3.70%) MCSA
14 39 (3.44%) Citrix Certification
15 35 (3.09%) CCA
16 27 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (2.03%) CCIE
18 20 (1.76%) CCSP
19 15 (1.32%) A+ Certification
19 15 (1.32%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.53%) SLA
2 32 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.71%) QA
6 4 (0.35%) COBIT
6 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.26%) BS25999
8 2 (0.18%) GAMP
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.088%) GMP
9 1 (0.088%) GPG13
9 1 (0.088%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 19770
9 1 (0.088%) PMO
System Software
1 540 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 367 (32.36%) Hyper-V
3 142 (12.52%) vSphere
4 107 (9.44%) VMware ESXi
5 89 (7.85%) XenApp
6 63 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
7 47 (4.14%) KVM
8 46 (4.06%) Virtual Servers
9 35 (3.09%) Docker
10 34 (3.00%) VirtualBox
11 33 (2.91%) VMware Workstation
12 32 (2.82%) Terminal Services
13 31 (2.73%) XenDesktop
14 22 (1.94%) XenServer
15 18 (1.59%) LXC
15 18 (1.59%) VMware Server
16 10 (0.88%) vCloud
17 9 (0.79%) iptables
17 9 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
18 8 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 98 (8.64%) SCCM
2 76 (6.70%) Ansible
3 69 (6.08%) Puppet
4 59 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
5 51 (4.50%) Backup Exec
6 50 (4.41%) WSUS
7 39 (3.44%) vCenter Server
8 25 (2.20%) Nagios
9 23 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 21 (1.85%) SCOM
11 19 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 17 (1.50%) ZABBIX
13 14 (1.23%) FortiGate
14 12 (1.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 10 (0.88%) cPanel
15 10 (0.88%) NetBackup
15 10 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 9 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
16 9 (0.79%) SELinux
16 9 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1134 (100.00%) VMware
2 485 (42.77%) Microsoft
3 388 (34.22%) Cisco
4 238 (20.99%) Citrix
5 123 (10.85%) HP
6 77 (6.79%) Red Hat
7 72 (6.35%) NetApp
8 68 (6.00%) Dell
9 57 (5.03%) F5
10 55 (4.85%) Oracle
10 55 (4.85%) Veeam
11 52 (4.59%) Juniper
12 45 (3.97%) EMC
13 43 (3.79%) Symantec
14 38 (3.35%) Apple
15 34 (3.00%) CheckPoint
16 28 (2.47%) McAfee
17 27 (2.38%) WatchGuard
18 26 (2.29%) 3PAR
18 26 (2.29%) Sophos
Newbury, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + 25 days' holiday, pension etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + On Call Allowance + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Billingshurst, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Dependent on Experience + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefiits + training+ progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + on call allow+o/t
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 8 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 6 days ago