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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / South East
Rank 70 63 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 557 853 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.79% 4.45% 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 27.30% 31.70% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 482 706 846
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,550 £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 2691 2795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 13.87% 14.04% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1732 2327 2330
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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
Berkshire -16 140 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Surrey +3 133 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Hampshire -6 113 £43,750 +2.94% 18
Oxfordshire +5 51 £41,500 -12.63% 4
Buckinghamshire -10 37 £40,000 - 11
Kent +3 33 £30,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex +2 25 £35,000 -17.64% 4
East Sussex +3 20 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Sussex +1 4 £32,500 -56.66%
Home Counties - 1 £32,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 1308 (100.00%) VMware
2 865 (66.13%) Windows
3 602 (46.02%) Active Directory
4 588 (44.95%) Microsoft
5 507 (38.76%) Windows Server
6 425 (32.49%) Hyper-V
7 416 (31.80%) Cisco
8 401 (30.66%) Linux
9 342 (26.15%) Firewall
10 311 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 288 (22.02%) ITIL
12 265 (20.26%) DNS
13 256 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 253 (19.34%) WAN
14 253 (19.34%) MS Excel
14 253 (19.34%) SAN
15 251 (19.19%) Citrix
16 247 (18.88%) Data Centre
17 240 (18.35%) LAN
18 232 (17.74%) MS Exchange
18 232 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 214 (16.36%) Office 365
20 213 (16.28%) TCP/IP
21 203 (15.52%) SQL Server
22 199 (15.21%) SQL
23 191 (14.60%) MCSE
24 189 (14.45%) Cisco Certification
25 181 (13.84%) Unix
26 177 (13.53%) Finance
27 175 (13.38%) Windows 7

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related 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
1 232 (17.74%) MS Exchange
2 137 (10.47%) IIS
3 85 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 78 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 70 (5.35%) Apache
6 53 (4.05%) SharePoint
6 53 (4.05%) Tomcat
7 50 (3.82%) Skype for Business
8 39 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 34 (2.60%) JBoss
10 33 (2.52%) OpenStack
11 24 (1.83%) CMS
12 22 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (0.76%) nginx
14 9 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.46%) IBM Domino
16 5 (0.38%) WordPress
17 4 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
18 3 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 253 (19.34%) MS Excel
2 128 (9.79%) MS Office
3 14 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.076%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 21 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
2 11 (0.84%) Teamcenter
3 10 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.31%) Infor CRM
4 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.076%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.076%) Magento
7 1 (0.076%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 214 (16.36%) Office 365
2 161 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 139 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
4 50 (3.82%) SaaS
5 49 (3.75%) IaaS
6 34 (2.60%) PaaS
7 28 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.38%) G Suite
9 5 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.38%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.076%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.076%) iTunes
12 1 (0.076%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.076%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 342 (26.15%) Firewall
2 265 (20.26%) DNS
3 253 (19.34%) SAN
3 253 (19.34%) WAN
4 240 (18.35%) LAN
5 213 (16.28%) TCP/IP
6 171 (13.07%) DHCP
7 148 (11.31%) VPN
8 110 (8.41%) VLAN
9 92 (7.03%) SSL
10 91 (6.96%) Cisco ASA
11 79 (6.04%) Internet
12 72 (5.50%) VoIP
13 56 (4.28%) BGP
14 53 (4.05%) Wireless
15 48 (3.67%) IP Telephony
16 43 (3.29%) OSPF
17 42 (3.21%) NAS
18 41 (3.13%) SMTP
19 40 (3.06%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 84 (6.42%) MySQL
3 45 (3.44%) Oracle Database
4 25 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 19 (1.45%) NoSQL
7 15 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (1.07%) MariaDB
9 13 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.76%) Big Data
11 10 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.76%) Redis
12 9 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (0.54%) Relational Database
14 5 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.38%) DB2
14 5 (0.38%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.31%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (2.98%) Jenkins
2 36 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.22%) Vagrant
4 14 (1.07%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (0.76%) JIRA
7 9 (0.69%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.61%) Subversion
9 7 (0.54%) Selenium
9 7 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.38%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.38%) Maven
10 5 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.31%) JUnit
11 4 (0.31%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.31%) WebLOAD
12 3 (0.23%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.23%) Trac
13 2 (0.15%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.15%) DbUnit
General
1 177 (13.53%) Finance
2 55 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 22 (1.68%) Legal
3 22 (1.68%) Retail
4 20 (1.53%) Electronics
5 19 (1.45%) German Language
5 19 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 19 (1.45%) Marketing
6 16 (1.22%) Military
7 14 (1.07%) Advertising
8 13 (0.99%) Back Office
9 12 (0.92%) Automotive
10 7 (0.54%) Banking
11 5 (0.38%) Law
12 4 (0.31%) French Language
13 3 (0.23%) Local Government
14 2 (0.15%) Billing
14 2 (0.15%) Games
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.076%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 234 (17.89%) Support Engineer
2 203 (15.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 118 (9.02%) Administrator
4 111 (8.49%) Analyst
5 107 (8.18%) IT Support
6 106 (8.10%) Architect
7 103 (7.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 94 (7.19%) Consultant
9 90 (6.88%) VMware Engineer
10 86 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support
11 85 (6.50%) Systems Administrator
12 76 (5.81%) Network Engineer
13 73 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
14 72 (5.50%) IT Engineer
15 71 (5.43%) Windows Engineer
16 69 (5.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 64 (4.89%) Infrastructure Support
18 58 (4.43%) Support Analyst
19 52 (3.98%) Linux Engineer
20 51 (3.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (4.36%) .NET
2 38 (2.91%) HTML
3 37 (2.83%) Web Services
4 36 (2.75%) LAMP
5 29 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 22 (1.68%) Ajax
6 22 (1.68%) CSS
6 22 (1.68%) Middleware
7 13 (0.99%) REST
8 12 (0.92%) HTML5
9 10 (0.76%) SOAP
10 8 (0.61%) Software Packaging
10 8 (0.61%) XML
11 6 (0.46%) JSON
12 5 (0.38%) Flash
12 5 (0.38%) LEMP Stack
13 4 (0.31%) XMPP
14 3 (0.23%) Kafka
14 3 (0.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (0.23%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 247 (18.88%) Data Centre
2 63 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (4.51%) Driving Licence
4 49 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 46 (3.52%) Clustering
6 39 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 33 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 32 (2.45%) Blackberry
9 30 (2.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 29 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
12 23 (1.76%) PKI
13 22 (1.68%) Replication
14 21 (1.61%) User Experience
15 19 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
16 16 (1.22%) EMC VNX
16 16 (1.22%) Fat Client
16 16 (1.22%) Thin Client
16 16 (1.22%) Virtual Team
17 15 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 865 (66.13%) Windows
2 507 (38.76%) Windows Server
3 401 (30.66%) Linux
4 311 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 256 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 181 (13.84%) Unix
7 175 (13.38%) Windows 7
8 103 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 97 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 91 (6.96%) Windows 10
11 72 (5.50%) Windows 8
12 48 (3.67%) CentOS
13 33 (2.52%) Ubuntu
14 29 (2.22%) Debian
15 28 (2.14%) Mac OS
16 26 (1.99%) Solaris
17 23 (1.76%) Apple iOS
17 23 (1.76%) Windows XP
18 18 (1.38%) Mac OS X
19 15 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (22.02%) ITIL
2 111 (8.49%) Presales
3 103 (7.87%) Project Management
4 90 (6.88%) Migration
5 87 (6.65%) DevOps
6 76 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (5.81%) Change Management
7 74 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 55 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 53 (4.05%) Risk Management
10 51 (3.90%) PRINCE2
10 51 (3.90%) Problem Management
11 50 (3.82%) B2B
12 49 (3.75%) Data Protection
12 49 (3.75%) Information Security
13 48 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
14 47 (3.59%) Open Source
15 45 (3.44%) Line Management
15 45 (3.44%) Server Hardening
15 45 (3.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (15.21%) SQL
2 152 (11.62%) PowerShell
3 97 (7.42%) Python
4 92 (7.03%) Perl
5 88 (6.73%) Java
6 69 (5.28%) Bash Shell
7 51 (3.90%) Ruby
8 47 (3.59%) C
9 34 (2.60%) PHP
10 22 (1.68%) C++
11 20 (1.53%) JavaScript
11 20 (1.53%) VB
12 19 (1.45%) Bourne shell
13 17 (1.30%) C#
13 17 (1.30%) Shell Script
13 17 (1.30%) VBScript
14 11 (0.84%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.31%) VBA
16 3 (0.23%) Go
16 3 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 191 (14.60%) MCSE
3 189 (14.45%) Cisco Certification
4 145 (11.09%) CCNA
5 132 (10.09%) Security Cleared
6 105 (8.03%) Degree
7 102 (7.80%) SC Cleared
8 92 (7.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 80 (6.12%) MCSA
10 68 (5.20%) CCNP
11 49 (3.75%) MCITP
12 45 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
13 44 (3.36%) MCP
14 42 (3.21%) Citrix Certification
15 39 (2.98%) CCA
16 37 (2.83%) DV Cleared
17 17 (1.30%) MCTS
18 15 (1.15%) A+ Certification
19 14 (1.07%) GCIH
19 14 (1.07%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.73%) SLA
2 71 (5.43%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.84%) GAMP
3 11 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.61%) QA
5 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.31%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.23%) ISO19770
7 2 (0.15%) COBIT
8 1 (0.076%) GMP
8 1 (0.076%) GPG13
8 1 (0.076%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.076%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.076%) PMO
8 1 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 602 (46.02%) Active Directory
2 425 (32.49%) Hyper-V
3 140 (10.70%) vSphere
4 91 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
5 76 (5.81%) XenApp
6 74 (5.66%) Virtual Servers
7 68 (5.20%) VMware ESX
8 66 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
9 34 (2.60%) KVM
10 29 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 22 (1.68%) VMware Server
12 21 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
12 21 (1.61%) XenServer
13 20 (1.53%) vCloud
14 19 (1.45%) Xen
14 19 (1.45%) XenDesktop
15 18 (1.38%) Docker
15 18 (1.38%) ISA Server
15 18 (1.38%) VirtualBox
15 18 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 96 (7.34%) SCCM
2 75 (5.73%) Puppet
3 43 (3.29%) WSUS
4 41 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (2.60%) Nagios
5 34 (2.60%) Red Hat Satellite
6 33 (2.52%) Backup Exec
7 30 (2.29%) SCOM
8 24 (1.83%) Ansible
9 22 (1.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 19 (1.45%) NetBackup
11 18 (1.38%) Nessus
12 16 (1.22%) SELinux
13 15 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
14 13 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
15 11 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 10 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
16 10 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 9 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
18 8 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1308 (100.00%) VMware
2 588 (44.95%) Microsoft
3 416 (31.80%) Cisco
4 251 (19.19%) Citrix
5 128 (9.79%) HP
6 123 (9.40%) NetApp
7 111 (8.49%) Red Hat
8 86 (6.57%) Oracle
9 62 (4.74%) Dell
10 52 (3.98%) EMC
11 51 (3.90%) Juniper
12 49 (3.75%) CheckPoint
13 45 (3.44%) F5
14 36 (2.75%) Veeam
15 32 (2.45%) Sophos
15 32 (2.45%) Symantec
16 30 (2.29%) Mitel
17 29 (2.22%) Apple
18 28 (2.14%) Palo Alto
19 26 (1.99%) TOWER Software
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