Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 50 85
Rank change year-on-year -52 +35 -31
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 95 114 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.74% 4.78% 3.40%
As % of the System Software category 16.64% 26.70% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 43 87 166
10th Percentile £35,250 " £32,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,525 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +33.72% +7.50% -25.58%
75th Percentile £71,875 £58,750 £57,188
90th Percentile £76,250 £66,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 571 427 1,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.48% 17.92% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 404 356 878
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £37,000 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £84,625 £72,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Berkshire over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 31 July 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
Reading -42 43 £60,000 +62.16% 11
Bracknell -38 13 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Hungerford - 11 - -
Wokingham -1 8 £40,000 -15.79%
Slough -17 3 £33,750 -25.00% 3
Newbury +8 1 £31,500 -33.68%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 95 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (58.95%) Linux
3 55 (57.89%) Windows
4 42 (44.21%) Azure
5 32 (33.68%) Computer Science
6 29 (30.53%) AWS
6 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
6 29 (30.53%) SQL Server
7 27 (28.42%) Project Management
8 25 (26.32%) Degree
9 23 (24.21%) Firewall
9 23 (24.21%) Python
10 22 (23.16%) Hyper-V
10 22 (23.16%) Data Centre
10 22 (23.16%) Windows Server
10 22 (23.16%) Social Skills
11 21 (22.11%) Oracle
11 21 (22.11%) TCP/IP
12 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
13 18 (18.95%) Java
14 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
15 16 (16.84%) Marketing
15 16 (16.84%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (16.84%) Computer Science Degree
16 15 (15.79%) DevOps
16 15 (15.79%) Android
16 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (15.79%) Microsoft 365
16 15 (15.79%) Cisco
16 15 (15.79%) Telecoms

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (9.47%) IIS
3 9 (9.47%) OpenStack
4 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
5 6 (6.32%) CMS
5 6 (6.32%) Confluence
5 6 (6.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (6.32%) Umbraco
5 6 (6.32%) WordPress
6 4 (4.21%) Tornado
7 2 (2.11%) Apache
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.11%) JBoss
8 1 (1.05%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 42 (44.21%) Azure
2 29 (30.53%) AWS
3 15 (15.79%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (12.63%) SaaS
5 9 (9.47%) Mimecast
5 9 (9.47%) PaaS
6 7 (7.37%) IaaS
7 6 (6.32%) OneDrive
8 5 (5.26%) GCP
9 4 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (2.11%) Google Workspace
10 2 (2.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.21%) Firewall
2 21 (22.11%) TCP/IP
3 14 (14.74%) VPN
4 11 (11.58%) Internet
4 11 (11.58%) LAN
5 10 (10.53%) DHCP
5 10 (10.53%) DNS
5 10 (10.53%) SAN
5 10 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 9 (9.47%) VLAN
7 8 (8.42%) VoIP
8 7 (7.37%) IPsec
9 6 (6.32%) Network Security
9 6 (6.32%) SSL
10 5 (5.26%) H.323
11 4 (4.21%) iSCSI
11 4 (4.21%) NAS
12 3 (3.16%) WAN
12 3 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (2.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.32%) MySQL
4 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) JIRA
2 6 (6.32%) Android Studio
2 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.32%) WinDbg
2 6 (6.32%) Xcode
3 4 (4.21%) Selenium
4 1 (1.05%) GitLab
4 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (23.16%) Social Skills
2 16 (16.84%) Marketing
3 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 11 (11.58%) Automotive
5 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (8.42%) Finance
7 7 (7.37%) Public Sector
8 6 (6.32%) Legal
8 6 (6.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (5.26%) Electronics
9 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
10 2 (2.11%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (2.11%) Local Government
10 2 (2.11%) Military
11 1 (1.05%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (1.05%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Architect
2 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Senior Architect
3 12 (12.63%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (11.58%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Technical Architect
5 9 (9.47%) IT Manager
6 7 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Python Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Python Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Python Software Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) WebRTC
2 9 (9.47%) HTML
3 7 (7.37%) Django
3 7 (7.37%) Flask
4 6 (6.32%) .NET
4 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.32%) iOS SDK
5 4 (4.21%) pytest
5 4 (4.21%) Twisted
6 3 (3.16%) CSS
6 3 (3.16%) REST
7 2 (2.11%) RESTful
8 1 (1.05%) SOAP
8 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.32%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.32%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (6.32%) User Experience
3 5 (5.26%) Clustering
3 5 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.21%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (3.16%) PKI
6 2 (2.11%) CCTV
6 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.11%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.05%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 56 (58.95%) Linux
2 55 (57.89%) Windows
3 22 (23.16%) Windows Server
4 15 (15.79%) Android
4 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (14.74%) Apple iOS
5 14 (14.74%) Unix
6 11 (11.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (11.58%) Windows 10
7 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (9.47%) CentOS
9 8 (8.42%) Debian
10 6 (6.32%) Solaris
11 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.05%) VMS
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Computer Science
2 27 (28.42%) Project Management
3 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
4 16 (16.84%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (15.79%) DevOps
5 15 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (13.68%) SOA
8 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (11.58%) TDD
10 10 (10.53%) ArchiMate
10 10 (10.53%) Coaching
10 10 (10.53%) Data Architecture
10 10 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (8.42%) Full Stack Development
11 8 (8.42%) High Availability
11 8 (8.42%) IT Strategy
12 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.21%) Python
2 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.95%) Java
4 13 (13.68%) C
4 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
5 12 (12.63%) SQL
6 10 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.32%) Apple Swift
7 6 (6.32%) C#
7 6 (6.32%) C++
7 6 (6.32%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.11%) Perl
8 2 (2.11%) Ruby
9 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) Degree
2 16 (16.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.11%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.05%) CCNA
5 1 (1.05%) CCNP
5 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (23.16%) Hyper-V
2 13 (13.68%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.68%) vSphere
3 8 (8.42%) Docker
3 8 (8.42%) KVM
4 6 (6.32%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.21%) NFS
6 2 (2.11%) iptables
6 2 (2.11%) LXC
6 2 (2.11%) Postfix
6 2 (2.11%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.11%) SRDF
6 2 (2.11%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) Ansible
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (6.32%) SCCM
4 4 (4.21%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.16%) Puppet
5 3 (3.16%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
6 2 (2.11%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.11%) SCOM
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
3 21 (22.11%) Oracle
4 15 (15.79%) Cisco
5 12 (12.63%) Hitachi
6 9 (9.47%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.47%) Sophos
7 7 (7.37%) EMC
7 7 (7.37%) F5
7 7 (7.37%) HP
7 7 (7.37%) Palo Alto
8 6 (6.32%) NetApp
8 6 (6.32%) NetMotion Wireless
8 6 (6.32%) Sage
8 6 (6.32%) Sitecore
9 5 (5.26%) SAP
10 3 (3.16%) Dell
11 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.11%) Citrix
11 2 (2.11%) NEC