Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 82 65
Rank change year-on-year -3 -17 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 123 198 296
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.84% 3.23% 4.07%
As % of the System Software category 13.56% 20.20% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 143 173 275
Median annual salary £36,500 £41,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.98% +12.33% -2.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,050 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £54,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.59% -5.56% +2.27%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 907 980 1,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.98% 15.99% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 831 861 1,021
Median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +16.88% +2.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +8 81 £40,000 -1.76% 29
South Yorkshire -3 18 £32,500 -2.99% 10
North Yorkshire -13 18 £30,000 -29.41% 4
East Yorkshire -10 4 £32,500 -13.33% 2
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 112 (91.06%) Windows
3 93 (75.61%) Windows Server
4 83 (67.48%) Microsoft
5 79 (64.23%) Active Directory
6 73 (59.35%) Azure
7 69 (56.10%) Microsoft 365
8 62 (50.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 54 (43.90%) Hyper-V
10 47 (38.21%) Firewall
11 43 (34.96%) DNS
12 38 (30.89%) SAN
13 35 (28.46%) PowerShell
14 33 (26.83%) Citrix
15 31 (25.20%) SQL
16 29 (23.58%) AWS
17 28 (22.76%) Windows 10
18 26 (21.14%) LAN
18 26 (21.14%) WAN
19 25 (20.33%) DHCP
19 25 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
20 24 (19.51%) Web Services
20 24 (19.51%) ITIL
21 23 (18.70%) MS Exchange
22 22 (17.89%) Microsoft Office
23 21 (17.07%) SLA
23 21 (17.07%) Cisco
23 21 (17.07%) Veeam
23 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
24 20 (16.26%) TCP/IP

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 23 (18.70%) MS Exchange
2 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.50%) IIS
4 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) DNN
6 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (17.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 73 (59.35%) Azure
2 69 (56.10%) Microsoft 365
3 29 (23.58%) AWS
4 10 (8.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (7.32%) OneDrive
6 5 (4.07%) GCP
7 4 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.44%) Amazon EKS
8 3 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.63%) Cohesity
9 2 (1.63%) IaaS
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.81%) GitHub
10 1 (0.81%) PaaS
10 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (38.21%) Firewall
2 43 (34.96%) DNS
3 38 (30.89%) SAN
4 26 (21.14%) LAN
4 26 (21.14%) WAN
5 25 (20.33%) DHCP
6 20 (16.26%) TCP/IP
7 15 (12.20%) Wireless
8 13 (10.57%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (9.76%) VPN
10 11 (8.94%) MPLS
11 10 (8.13%) Skype
12 9 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (7.32%) VLAN
13 8 (6.50%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (6.50%) Internet
14 6 (4.88%) NAS
15 3 (2.44%) Ethernet
15 3 (2.44%) FTP
15 3 (2.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.01%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.44%) GitLab
3 2 (1.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (7.32%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Marketing
3 4 (3.25%) Retail
4 3 (2.44%) Advertising
5 2 (1.63%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 52 (42.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (23.58%) IT Engineer
3 17 (13.82%) Analyst
3 17 (13.82%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (11.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) IT Support
7 9 (7.32%) Senior IT Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (6.50%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Service Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.51%) Web Services
2 2 (1.63%) YAML
3 1 (0.81%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.81%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.81%) LDAP
3 1 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) FMCG
2 6 (4.88%) Private Cloud
3 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.63%) NHS
4 2 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.81%) AS400
5 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.81%) iSeries
5 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 112 (91.06%) Windows
2 93 (75.61%) Windows Server
3 28 (22.76%) Windows 10
4 25 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (15.45%) Linux
7 15 (12.20%) Windows 7
8 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2016
9 11 (8.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.81%) Android
12 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.81%) Solaris
12 1 (0.81%) Unix
12 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (19.51%) ITIL
3 20 (16.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (13.01%) Change Management
6 14 (11.38%) DevOps
7 13 (10.57%) Infrastructure Automation
8 11 (8.94%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (7.32%) Availability Management
9 9 (7.32%) High Availability
9 9 (7.32%) Migration
9 9 (7.32%) Security Patching
10 8 (6.50%) SIEM
11 7 (5.69%) DNA
11 7 (5.69%) Presales
12 6 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (4.07%) Antivirus Management
13 5 (4.07%) Project Management
13 5 (4.07%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.46%) PowerShell
2 31 (25.20%) SQL
3 7 (5.69%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.07%) Python
5 2 (1.63%) PHP
5 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.81%) AWK
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) sed
6 1 (0.81%) VB
6 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.07%) MCSA
3 4 (3.25%) DBS Check
3 4 (3.25%) Degree
4 3 (2.44%) CCNA
4 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.63%) MCP
5 2 (1.63%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.07%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (4.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.63%) PMO
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (64.23%) Active Directory
2 54 (43.90%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.50%) XenDesktop
4 7 (5.69%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.44%) Xen
6 2 (1.63%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.63%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.63%) vSphere
7 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.81%) Docker
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) SCCM
1 11 (8.94%) SCOM
1 11 (8.94%) WSUS
2 10 (8.13%) Ansible
3 9 (7.32%) SCVMM
4 8 (6.50%) NetBackup
4 8 (6.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (6.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (6.50%) Terraform
5 6 (4.88%) PaperCut
6 5 (4.07%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (3.25%) FortiGate
7 4 (3.25%) NetVault Backup
7 4 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (3.25%) Packer
8 3 (2.44%) Puppet
8 3 (2.44%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 83 (67.48%) Microsoft
3 33 (26.83%) Citrix
4 21 (17.07%) Cisco
4 21 (17.07%) Veeam
5 18 (14.63%) Dell
6 17 (13.82%) EMC
7 13 (10.57%) CommVault
8 12 (9.76%) SonicWALL
9 11 (8.94%) HP
9 11 (8.94%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.50%) Juniper
10 8 (6.50%) Symantec
11 7 (5.69%) Dell Compellent
11 7 (5.69%) NetApp
12 6 (4.88%) IBM
13 5 (4.07%) SolarWinds
13 5 (4.07%) WatchGuard
13 5 (4.07%) Zerto
14 4 (3.25%) Sophos