The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK
Rank 80 73 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2746 3914 4574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.27% 3.79% 4.30%
As % of the System Software category 27.10% 31.01% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 3259 3657
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10132 12620 13315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.07% 12.21% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8451 10637 11039
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in the UK

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 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
England -12 2511 £42,535 +0.08% 315
London -5 1036 £50,000 - 110
South East -11 555 £42,250 -0.58% 67
Yorkshire -10 221 £38,000 -1.29% 22
East of England -32 195 £42,500 +21.42% 26
West Yorkshire -3 176 £38,500 -1.28% 16
City of London +9 169 £47,500 -17.39% 26
North West -22 167 £40,000 +12.67% 39
West Midlands +3 140 £40,500 +6.57% 16
Surrey +6 137 £38,750 -13.88% 13
Berkshire -16 137 £47,500 +5.55% 16
South West -57 125 £35,000 -2.77% 17
Leeds -12 117 £38,500 -3.75% 11
Hampshire -5 111 £43,750 +2.94% 18
Manchester -4 109 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Hertfordshire -36 73 £45,000 +16.88% 8
Cambridgeshire +21 70 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Scotland +19 65 £42,000 +5.00% 12
Reading +3 65 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Birmingham -10 63 £41,500 +5.06% 2
Wales -4 52 £37,500 +10.29% 4
Oxfordshire +10 50 £42,000 -11.57% 5
Cambridge +14 49 £45,000 +28.57% 6
East Midlands -33 49 £37,500 +7.14% 14
South Wales 0 44 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Buckinghamshire -18 39 £37,500 -9.63% 8
Merseyside +9 37 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Essex -5 37 £52,500 +105.88% 3
Glasgow +10 35 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Farnborough +17 33 £52,500 -4.54% 5

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 5976 (100.00%) VMware
2 3971 (66.45%) Windows
3 2918 (48.83%) Microsoft
4 2809 (47.00%) Active Directory
5 2519 (42.15%) Windows Server
6 2009 (33.62%) Linux
7 1920 (32.13%) Cisco
8 1900 (31.79%) Hyper-V
9 1498 (25.07%) Firewall
10 1425 (23.85%) ITIL
11 1415 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 1411 (23.61%) Citrix
13 1330 (22.26%) MS Excel
14 1298 (21.72%) MS Exchange
15 1256 (21.02%) Windows Server 2008
16 1223 (20.47%) SAN
17 1187 (19.86%) DNS
18 1124 (18.81%) Data Centre
19 1032 (17.27%) SQL Server
20 1004 (16.80%) SQL
21 978 (16.37%) Office 365
22 966 (16.16%) Microsoft Certification
23 962 (16.10%) WAN
24 942 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
25 925 (15.48%) LAN
26 921 (15.41%) Finance
27 912 (15.26%) Amazon AWS
28 814 (13.62%) HP
29 802 (13.42%) DHCP
30 799 (13.37%) PowerShell

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills 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 1298 (21.72%) MS Exchange
2 634 (10.61%) IIS
3 499 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 408 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 376 (6.29%) SharePoint
6 359 (6.01%) Apache
7 315 (5.27%) Skype for Business
8 225 (3.77%) Tomcat
9 171 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 166 (2.78%) OpenStack
11 108 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
12 102 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
12 102 (1.71%) JBoss
13 90 (1.51%) nginx
14 69 (1.15%) WebSphere
15 56 (0.94%) Apache Spark
16 53 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 52 (0.87%) Apache Pig
17 52 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
18 50 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 1330 (22.26%) MS Excel
2 577 (9.66%) MS Office
3 72 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 58 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (0.49%) MS Project
6 10 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
7 9 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.084%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.050%) CATIA
10 2 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.017%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.017%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.017%) Mathcad
11 1 (0.017%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 31 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 31 (0.52%) RMDS
2 22 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 12 (0.20%) NetSuite
4 12 (0.20%) Teamcenter
5 10 (0.17%) Magento
5 10 (0.17%) Sentinel
6 9 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.13%) Visualfiles
8 5 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.084%) Oracle Retail
9 4 (0.067%) Infor CRM
9 4 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.067%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.050%) assyst
10 3 (0.050%) Eikon
10 3 (0.050%) Fishtalk
10 3 (0.050%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 978 (16.37%) Office 365
2 942 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 912 (15.26%) Amazon AWS
4 268 (4.48%) IaaS
5 228 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
5 228 (3.82%) PaaS
6 181 (3.03%) SaaS
7 143 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
8 73 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 69 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 56 (0.94%) Amazon S3
11 51 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 48 (0.80%) G Suite
13 46 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
14 38 (0.64%) Mimecast
15 34 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 25 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
17 21 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
18 17 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 16 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1498 (25.07%) Firewall
2 1223 (20.47%) SAN
3 1187 (19.86%) DNS
4 962 (16.10%) WAN
5 925 (15.48%) LAN
6 802 (13.42%) DHCP
7 724 (12.12%) TCP/IP
8 629 (10.53%) VPN
9 412 (6.89%) VLAN
10 372 (6.22%) VoIP
11 353 (5.91%) NAS
12 295 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
13 284 (4.75%) Internet
14 258 (4.32%) Wireless
15 234 (3.92%) Network Security
16 229 (3.83%) iSCSI
17 212 (3.55%) SSL
18 196 (3.28%) MPLS
19 168 (2.81%) BGP
20 165 (2.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1032 (17.27%) SQL Server
2 399 (6.68%) MySQL
3 167 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 139 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 133 (2.23%) Oracle Database
6 120 (2.01%) Hadoop
7 119 (1.99%) MongoDB
8 104 (1.74%) Relational Database
9 98 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 91 (1.52%) Big Data
11 85 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
12 74 (1.24%) RDBMS
13 69 (1.15%) DB2
14 59 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
15 58 (0.97%) NoSQL
16 52 (0.87%) Apache Hive
17 45 (0.75%) HBase
18 42 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
19 38 (0.64%) Redis
19 38 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 224 (3.75%) Jenkins
2 218 (3.65%) Git (software)
3 94 (1.57%) JIRA
4 71 (1.19%) Vagrant
5 70 (1.17%) TeamCity
6 61 (1.02%) Subversion
7 47 (0.79%) Selenium
8 45 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 40 (0.67%) Maven
10 37 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 32 (0.54%) Visual Studio
12 28 (0.47%) Cucumber
13 27 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
14 22 (0.37%) JUnit
14 22 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (0.32%) Mercurial
16 18 (0.30%) Hudson
16 18 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
17 16 (0.27%) MSI
18 14 (0.23%) DbUnit
General
1 921 (15.41%) Finance
2 297 (4.97%) Telecoms
3 178 (2.98%) Retail
4 117 (1.96%) Marketing
5 108 (1.81%) Banking
6 100 (1.67%) Legal
7 99 (1.66%) Advertising
8 92 (1.54%) Games
9 89 (1.49%) Back Office
10 86 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 84 (1.41%) Publishing
12 80 (1.34%) Military
13 79 (1.32%) Law
14 59 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 41 (0.69%) Billing
15 41 (0.69%) Electronics
16 27 (0.45%) Investment Banking
17 20 (0.33%) Automotive
17 20 (0.33%) German Language
18 15 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 896 (14.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 754 (12.62%) Support Engineer
3 650 (10.88%) Analyst
4 571 (9.55%) Architect
5 462 (7.73%) Administrator
6 408 (6.83%) VMware Engineer
7 400 (6.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 388 (6.49%) IT Support
9 385 (6.44%) Windows Engineer
10 353 (5.91%) Systems Administrator
11 337 (5.64%) IT Engineer
12 323 (5.40%) 3rd Line Support
13 319 (5.34%) Support Analyst
14 272 (4.55%) Network Engineer
15 269 (4.50%) Consultant
16 260 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
17 251 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
17 251 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
18 243 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
19 234 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (4.12%) Web Services
2 190 (3.18%) Middleware
3 159 (2.66%) HTML
4 156 (2.61%) LAMP
5 138 (2.31%) .NET
6 93 (1.56%) CSS
7 77 (1.29%) Node.js
8 74 (1.24%) XML
9 70 (1.17%) Spring
10 69 (1.15%) HTML5
11 64 (1.07%) jQuery
12 59 (0.99%) Apache Camel
13 56 (0.94%) Hibernate
13 56 (0.94%) Java EE
14 52 (0.87%) CSS3
14 52 (0.87%) RESTful
15 51 (0.85%) AngularJS
16 50 (0.84%) Software Packaging
17 45 (0.75%) SOAP
18 40 (0.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1124 (18.81%) Data Centre
2 355 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 272 (4.55%) Clustering
4 264 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 261 (4.37%) Computer Science
6 186 (3.11%) Driving Licence
7 181 (3.03%) Replication
8 145 (2.43%) PKI
9 120 (2.01%) Public Cloud
10 116 (1.94%) Private Cloud
11 114 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
12 113 (1.89%) Blackberry
13 106 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
14 97 (1.62%) EMC VNX
15 81 (1.36%) CMDB
16 78 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
17 74 (1.24%) Hedge funds
18 67 (1.12%) iPad
19 61 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
20 58 (0.97%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3971 (66.45%) Windows
2 2519 (42.15%) Windows Server
3 2009 (33.62%) Linux
4 1415 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 1256 (21.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 659 (11.03%) Windows 7
7 558 (9.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 550 (9.20%) Unix
9 390 (6.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 371 (6.21%) Windows 10
11 252 (4.22%) Windows 8
12 250 (4.18%) CentOS
13 186 (3.11%) Solaris
14 171 (2.86%) Ubuntu
15 146 (2.44%) Mac OS X
16 134 (2.24%) Debian
17 96 (1.61%) Windows XP
18 84 (1.41%) Android
19 68 (1.14%) Mac OS
20 56 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1425 (23.85%) ITIL
2 513 (8.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 509 (8.52%) DevOps
4 454 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
5 445 (7.45%) Presales
6 385 (6.44%) Project Management
7 378 (6.33%) Service Delivery
8 334 (5.59%) High Availability
9 319 (5.34%) Migration
10 281 (4.70%) Configuration Management
11 278 (4.65%) Service Management
12 266 (4.45%) Change Management
13 260 (4.35%) Mentoring
14 243 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 243 (4.07%) PRINCE2
15 238 (3.98%) Time Management
16 233 (3.90%) Software Engineering
17 230 (3.85%) Problem Management
18 215 (3.60%) IT Strategy
19 214 (3.58%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1004 (16.80%) SQL
2 799 (13.37%) PowerShell
3 520 (8.70%) Python
4 420 (7.03%) Perl
5 416 (6.96%) Java
6 360 (6.02%) Bash Shell
7 266 (4.45%) C
8 222 (3.71%) Ruby
9 192 (3.21%) JavaScript
10 141 (2.36%) C++
11 137 (2.29%) C#
12 127 (2.13%) PHP
13 122 (2.04%) VBScript
14 101 (1.69%) Shell Script
15 82 (1.37%) VB
16 30 (0.50%) Groovy
17 25 (0.42%) T-SQL
18 24 (0.40%) Bourne shell
19 19 (0.32%) Scala
20 17 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 966 (16.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 689 (11.53%) Cisco Certification
3 654 (10.94%) Degree
4 651 (10.89%) MCSE
5 533 (8.92%) CCNA
6 467 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 415 (6.94%) Security Cleared
8 332 (5.56%) MCSA
9 289 (4.84%) CCNP
10 248 (4.15%) SC Cleared
11 229 (3.83%) MCITP
11 229 (3.83%) MCP
12 184 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
13 156 (2.61%) DV Cleared
14 140 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
15 94 (1.57%) CCA
16 64 (1.07%) ISEB
17 58 (0.97%) CCIE
18 47 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 46 (0.77%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 400 (6.69%) SLA
2 155 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 102 (1.71%) QA
4 89 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (0.20%) PMO
7 10 (0.17%) GAMP
7 10 (0.17%) HL7
7 10 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.15%) DICOM
8 9 (0.15%) GCP
8 9 (0.15%) GPG13
9 6 (0.10%) ISO22301
9 6 (0.10%) PMBOK
9 6 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.084%) COBIT
10 5 (0.084%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.067%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.067%) ISO19770
12 3 (0.050%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2809 (47.00%) Active Directory
2 1900 (31.79%) Hyper-V
3 782 (13.09%) vSphere
4 459 (7.68%) XenApp
5 344 (5.76%) VMware ESX
6 319 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
7 280 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
8 277 (4.64%) XenDesktop
9 245 (4.10%) Virtual Servers
10 222 (3.71%) KVM
11 186 (3.11%) Xen
12 183 (3.06%) Docker
13 147 (2.46%) VMware Workstation
14 130 (2.18%) XenServer
15 128 (2.14%) NFS
16 121 (2.02%) vCloud
17 118 (1.97%) Terminal Services
18 96 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 84 (1.41%) VMware Server
20 77 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 578 (9.67%) SCCM
2 489 (8.18%) Puppet
3 331 (5.54%) Opscode Chef
4 313 (5.24%) Ansible
5 304 (5.09%) SCOM
6 208 (3.48%) Backup Exec
7 204 (3.41%) Nagios
8 168 (2.81%) WSUS
9 120 (2.01%) Microsoft Clustering
10 112 (1.87%) NetBackup
11 72 (1.20%) ZABBIX
12 68 (1.14%) Salt
13 66 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
13 66 (1.10%) SCVMM
14 63 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
15 60 (1.00%) Kubernetes
16 55 (0.92%) vRealize
17 53 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
18 47 (0.79%) Mesos
19 41 (0.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5976 (100.00%) VMware
2 2918 (48.83%) Microsoft
3 1920 (32.13%) Cisco
4 1411 (23.61%) Citrix
5 814 (13.62%) HP
6 719 (12.03%) NetApp
7 550 (9.20%) Oracle
8 487 (8.15%) Red Hat
9 464 (7.76%) EMC
10 329 (5.51%) Dell
11 301 (5.04%) CheckPoint
12 276 (4.62%) Veeam
13 275 (4.60%) Juniper
14 249 (4.17%) IBM
15 187 (3.13%) F5
16 177 (2.96%) Symantec
17 145 (2.43%) SolarWinds
18 143 (2.39%) Apple
19 129 (2.16%) 3PAR
19 129 (2.16%) Palo Alto
South East London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The North Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Varied role, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus scheme and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kendal, Cumbria
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Digital Gurus
Salary: £31000 per annum + bonus and on call
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23 - £27 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Up to £40k basic with £60k OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + additional company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum, + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago