VMware Infrastructure Jobs

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring VMware Infrastructure skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 139 134 227
Rank change year-on-year -5 +93 -98
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2,169 2,453 3,130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.97% 2.65% 1.81%
As % of the System Software category 17.87% 17.20% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,738 1,612 2,188
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,747 £31,250
25th Percentile £35,750 £38,000 £38,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,021 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.50% +4.04% +5.26%
75th Percentile £57,000 £66,438 £62,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £77,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

All System Software Skills
UK

VMware Infrastructure falls under the System Software category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring system software skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12,139 14,261 31,519
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 11.05% 15.42% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9,285 9,600 15,562
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £56,325
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.35% +2.41%
75th Percentile £67,250 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the UK

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the UK

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
England 0 1,981 £45,000 -14.29% 293
UK excluding London -2 1,721 £42,500 -5.56% 245
Work from Home +15 749 £50,000 -9.09% 116
London -27 409 £60,000 -4.00% 67
South East +1 403 £42,500 -10.53% 78
South West -2 333 £49,000 +22.50% 35
Midlands +7 322 £42,864 -6.82% 46
North of England -33 314 £40,000 -15.79% 60
West Midlands +41 198 £45,000 +4.65% 23
East of England +7 195 £37,500 -22.68% 23
North West -28 154 £42,500 -15.00% 33
East Midlands -20 124 £42,500 -19.05% 23
Yorkshire -23 108 £47,500 +18.75% 22
Scotland -54 101 £50,000 +13.64% 8
North East +2 52 £32,500 -38.10% 8
Wales -1 36 £36,476 -18.94% 5
Northern Ireland -5 9 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Channel Islands +1 4 £85,000 -5.56%
Isle of Man - 4 £43,000 -

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 486 (22.41%) Microsoft Exchange
2 308 (14.20%) SharePoint
3 100 (4.61%) IIS
4 61 (2.81%) Apache
5 21 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 21 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (0.60%) OpenStack
7 12 (0.55%) Confluence
8 11 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (0.46%) nginx
10 9 (0.41%) SAS
11 8 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (0.37%) Jupyter
11 8 (0.37%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.18%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.18%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.092%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.092%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.092%) Tomcat
Applications
1 215 (9.91%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.14%) SPSS
5 2 (0.092%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.046%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.046%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.092%) Eikon
2 2 (0.092%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.046%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.046%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,102 (50.81%) Azure
2 994 (45.83%) Microsoft 365
3 377 (17.38%) AWS
4 251 (11.57%) Entra ID
5 137 (6.32%) GCP
6 107 (4.93%) SaaS
7 91 (4.20%) IaaS
7 91 (4.20%) OneDrive
8 69 (3.18%) Nutanix
9 63 (2.90%) Amazon S3
10 53 (2.44%) PaaS
11 47 (2.17%) OpenShift
12 43 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
13 34 (1.57%) Google Workspace
14 27 (1.24%) Power Platform
15 22 (1.01%) Power Automate
16 21 (0.97%) Azure DevOps
16 21 (0.97%) Mimecast
17 20 (0.92%) OCI
18 18 (0.83%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 781 (36.01%) Firewall
2 474 (21.85%) DNS
3 401 (18.49%) WAN
4 398 (18.35%) DHCP
5 342 (15.77%) LAN
6 335 (15.44%) SAN
7 293 (13.51%) VPN
8 231 (10.65%) TCP/IP
9 167 (7.70%) VLAN
10 149 (6.87%) Internet
11 135 (6.22%) Wi-Fi
12 134 (6.18%) Wireless
13 108 (4.98%) NAS
14 93 (4.29%) VoIP
15 83 (3.83%) Remote Desktop
16 80 (3.69%) SD-WAN
17 71 (3.27%) VSAN
18 69 (3.18%) SNMP
19 63 (2.90%) WLAN
20 61 (2.81%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 65 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
3 56 (2.58%) MongoDB
4 48 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
5 29 (1.34%) MySQL
6 16 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (0.55%) Power BI
8 10 (0.46%) MariaDB
9 9 (0.41%) DB2
9 9 (0.41%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.32%) Big Data
11 6 (0.28%) Redis
11 6 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.23%) InfluxDB
12 5 (0.23%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.18%) Metabase
14 3 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.14%) Ingres
14 3 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (2.07%) Jenkins
2 30 (1.38%) GitLab
3 26 (1.20%) JIRA
4 16 (0.74%) Git
4 16 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.60%) MSI
6 8 (0.37%) AdminStudio
6 8 (0.37%) Artifactory
6 8 (0.37%) Bitbucket
6 8 (0.37%) InstallShield
7 6 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (0.28%) Robot Framework
7 6 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.18%) Katalon Studio
9 4 (0.18%) Postman
9 4 (0.18%) Selenium
9 4 (0.18%) Subversion
9 4 (0.18%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (0.14%) CircleCI
General
1 601 (27.71%) Social Skills
2 351 (16.18%) Finance
3 191 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (3.64%) Organisational Skills
5 77 (3.55%) Aerospace
6 69 (3.18%) Public Sector
7 59 (2.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 54 (2.49%) Legal
9 53 (2.44%) Telecoms
10 52 (2.40%) Documentation Skills
11 51 (2.35%) Manufacturing
12 48 (2.21%) Banking
13 46 (2.12%) Law
14 42 (1.94%) Retail
15 26 (1.20%) Games
16 22 (1.01%) Marketing
17 18 (0.83%) Presentation Skills
18 16 (0.74%) Electronics
19 14 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
20 13 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 574 (26.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 328 (15.12%) Senior
3 327 (15.08%) Support Engineer
4 259 (11.94%) IT Engineer
5 241 (11.11%) IT Support
6 139 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 139 (6.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 137 (6.32%) Analyst
8 136 (6.27%) 3rd Line Support
9 132 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
10 131 (6.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 121 (5.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 112 (5.16%) Consultant
13 99 (4.56%) Lead
14 91 (4.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 89 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 86 (3.96%) Administrator
17 83 (3.83%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
18 73 (3.37%) Architect
19 72 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (2.90%) YAML
2 59 (2.72%) RabbitMQ
3 31 (1.43%) .NET
4 20 (0.92%) ARM Templates
5 18 (0.83%) REST
6 16 (0.74%) WebRTC
7 15 (0.69%) Elastic Stack
8 13 (0.60%) LDAP
9 10 (0.46%) JSON
10 9 (0.41%) HTML
11 8 (0.37%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (0.37%) XMPP
12 6 (0.28%) Middleware
12 6 (0.28%) Web Services
12 6 (0.28%) XML
13 5 (0.23%) ASP.NET
13 5 (0.23%) CSS
13 5 (0.23%) jQuery
13 5 (0.23%) LAMP
14 4 (0.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 348 (16.04%) Data Centre
2 136 (6.27%) Replication
3 122 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 108 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
5 101 (4.66%) Clustering
6 97 (4.47%) Public Cloud
7 81 (3.73%) Driving Licence
8 71 (3.27%) PKI
9 63 (2.90%) Onboarding
10 48 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
11 46 (2.12%) Private Cloud
12 34 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
13 33 (1.52%) IoT
14 32 (1.48%) CCTV
15 24 (1.11%) Operational Technology
16 22 (1.01%) PMI
17 21 (0.97%) iPad
18 20 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
19 19 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
19 19 (0.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1,535 (70.77%) Windows
2 961 (44.31%) Windows Server
3 619 (28.54%) Linux
4 332 (15.31%) Windows 10
5 232 (10.70%) Windows Server 2016
6 197 (9.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 182 (8.39%) Windows Server 2019
8 104 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 102 (4.70%) Windows 7
10 66 (3.04%) Ubuntu
11 63 (2.90%) Unix
12 54 (2.49%) Data ONTAP
12 54 (2.49%) Mac OS
13 51 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 47 (2.17%) Windows 8
15 44 (2.03%) CentOS
16 36 (1.66%) Apple iOS
17 34 (1.57%) Android
18 24 (1.11%) Debian
19 23 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 650 (29.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 502 (23.14%) Problem-Solving
3 475 (21.90%) ITIL
4 252 (11.62%) Customer Service
5 249 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
6 228 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 222 (10.24%) Project Management
8 189 (8.71%) Agile
9 186 (8.58%) DevOps
10 144 (6.64%) Mentoring
11 130 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
12 116 (5.35%) Change Management
12 116 (5.35%) Storage Management
13 114 (5.26%) Migration
14 112 (5.16%) Actionable Insight
14 112 (5.16%) Infrastructure Management
14 112 (5.16%) Project Delivery
15 103 (4.75%) Line Management
15 103 (4.75%) Service Delivery
16 102 (4.70%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 440 (20.29%) PowerShell
2 260 (11.99%) SQL
3 215 (9.91%) Python
4 156 (7.19%) Bash
5 59 (2.72%) Java
6 46 (2.12%) C#
7 40 (1.84%) Perl
8 23 (1.06%) JavaScript
9 22 (1.01%) VB
10 14 (0.65%) ActionScript
10 14 (0.65%) Shell Script
11 12 (0.55%) VBScript
12 11 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 10 (0.46%) RPG
13 10 (0.46%) Ruby
14 9 (0.41%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.37%) Korn
16 6 (0.28%) C++
17 4 (0.18%) C
17 4 (0.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 370 (17.06%) Security Cleared
2 339 (15.63%) Degree
3 207 (9.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 182 (8.39%) Cisco Certification
5 179 (8.25%) DV Cleared
5 179 (8.25%) SC Cleared
6 153 (7.05%) CCNA
7 124 (5.72%) MCSE
8 97 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 60 (2.77%) CCNP
10 57 (2.63%) MCSA
11 52 (2.40%) Azure Certification
12 41 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
12 41 (1.89%) MCP
13 30 (1.38%) DBS Check
14 27 (1.24%) A+ Certification
14 27 (1.24%) MCITP
15 26 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
16 25 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
17 23 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (5.81%) SLA
2 65 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 29 (1.34%) GDPR
5 22 (1.01%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.74%) SOC 2
7 14 (0.65%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.51%) Accessibility
9 10 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 8 (0.37%) NIST
10 8 (0.37%) PMO
11 7 (0.32%) QA
12 5 (0.23%) SOC 1
13 3 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (0.14%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.092%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.092%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.092%) NCSC
15 1 (0.046%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1,164 (53.67%) Active Directory
2 811 (37.39%) Hyper-V
3 266 (12.26%) vSphere
4 242 (11.16%) VMware ESXi
5 156 (7.19%) Docker
6 101 (4.66%) Virtual Machines
7 98 (4.52%) XenApp
8 91 (4.20%) XenDesktop
9 77 (3.55%) Virtual Desktop
10 64 (2.95%) VMware NSX
11 54 (2.49%) Virtual Servers
12 45 (2.07%) VirtualBox
13 35 (1.61%) Firmware
14 27 (1.24%) KVM
15 25 (1.15%) VMware Server
16 22 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
17 15 (0.69%) Terminal Services
18 14 (0.65%) OpenSSH
19 12 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
20 11 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 224 (10.33%) SCCM
2 222 (10.24%) Ansible
3 212 (9.77%) Microsoft Intune
4 201 (9.27%) vCenter Server
5 165 (7.61%) Kubernetes
6 107 (4.93%) Terraform
7 92 (4.24%) Puppet
8 88 (4.06%) WSUS
9 65 (3.00%) Prometheus
9 65 (3.00%) SCOM
10 42 (1.94%) ZABBIX
11 36 (1.66%) Failover Clustering
11 36 (1.66%) FortiGate
12 35 (1.61%) Nagios
13 34 (1.57%) NetBackup
14 27 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
14 27 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
15 26 (1.20%) Active Directory Federation Services
16 25 (1.15%) SmoothWall
17 22 (1.01%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2,169 (100.00%) VMware
2 1,182 (54.50%) Microsoft
3 412 (18.99%) Cisco
4 355 (16.37%) Citrix
5 346 (15.95%) Veeam
6 206 (9.50%) HP
7 191 (8.81%) Red Hat
8 158 (7.28%) NetApp
9 142 (6.55%) Dell
10 116 (5.35%) Google
11 97 (4.47%) Palo Alto
12 72 (3.32%) IBM
13 69 (3.18%) Fortinet
14 62 (2.86%) Oracle
15 58 (2.67%) Apple
16 56 (2.58%) Meraki
17 54 (2.49%) SolarWinds
17 54 (2.49%) SolidFire
18 52 (2.40%) EMC
18 52 (2.40%) Symantec