Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 41 48
Rank change year-on-year -48 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 209 392 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.10% 5.12% 4.80%
As % of the System Software category 22.23% 33.45% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 156 358 450
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +22.70%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £29,975
90th Percentile £70,625 £75,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 940 1,172 1,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.92% 15.31% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 757 985 1,333
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,700 £73,550 £70,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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
Maidenhead +42 58 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Reading -62 58 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Bracknell -16 29 £37,500 -1.32% 4
Newbury -16 16 £25,000 -24.24% 2
Wokingham -4 11 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Slough -10 4 £32,500 -21.21% 3
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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.

1 209 (100.00%) VMware
2 124 (59.33%) Microsoft
3 109 (52.15%) Hyper-V
4 103 (49.28%) Windows
5 83 (39.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 79 (37.80%) Windows Server
7 71 (33.97%) Active Directory
8 70 (33.49%) WAN
9 69 (33.01%) Firewall
10 65 (31.10%) Linux
10 65 (31.10%) SQL Server
11 58 (27.75%) Oracle
12 56 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
13 51 (24.40%) LAN
14 50 (23.92%) ITIL
15 47 (22.49%) Cisco
16 42 (20.10%) Python
17 41 (19.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 41 (19.62%) PowerShell
18 39 (18.66%) TCP/IP
19 38 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 35 (16.75%) Office 365
20 35 (16.75%) Disaster Recovery
21 33 (15.79%) DNS
21 33 (15.79%) Presales
22 31 (14.83%) SAN
23 29 (13.88%) Data Centre
23 29 (13.88%) vSphere
24 27 (12.92%) Windows Server 2008
24 27 (12.92%) Oracle Database

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 25 (11.96%) IIS
2 16 (7.66%) Apache
3 14 (6.70%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.31%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (2.87%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.87%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.39%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.39%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.91%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.44%) Confluence
8 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.48%) Moodle
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 83 (39.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (16.75%) Office 365
4 19 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
4 19 (9.09%) PaaS
5 17 (8.13%) Bluemix
6 12 (5.74%) IaaS
7 10 (4.78%) Mimecast
8 8 (3.83%) SaaS
9 7 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (2.87%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.91%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.44%) Route 53
12 3 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.96%) Akamai
13 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.96%) Datadog
13 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.96%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 70 (33.49%) WAN
2 69 (33.01%) Firewall
3 51 (24.40%) LAN
4 39 (18.66%) TCP/IP
5 33 (15.79%) DNS
6 31 (14.83%) SAN
7 22 (10.53%) DHCP
8 16 (7.66%) VPN
9 15 (7.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (5.74%) BGP
10 12 (5.74%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (5.74%) Network Security
11 11 (5.26%) Internet
11 11 (5.26%) VLAN
12 10 (4.78%) MPLS
12 10 (4.78%) Wireless
13 9 (4.31%) OSPF
13 9 (4.31%) Wireshark
14 8 (3.83%) NetScaler
15 6 (2.87%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (31.10%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.92%) Oracle Database
3 13 (6.22%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.26%) Big Data
5 9 (4.31%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (3.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (3.35%) MySQL
8 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.91%) Redis
9 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.48%) DB2
11 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Jenkins
1 6 (2.87%) Vagrant
2 5 (2.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.91%) JIRA
3 4 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.44%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.48%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.48%) Selenium
6 1 (0.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (6.70%) Publishing
2 11 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (1.44%) German Language
3 3 (1.44%) Italian Language
3 3 (1.44%) Marketing
3 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.96%) Electronics
4 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Advertising
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (19.14%) Architect
2 25 (11.96%) Administrator
3 20 (9.57%) Consultant
3 20 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (8.13%) Support Engineer
4 17 (8.13%) Technical Support
5 15 (7.18%) Analyst
5 15 (7.18%) Cloud Architect
6 14 (6.70%) IT Support
6 14 (6.70%) Support Analyst
6 14 (6.70%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (6.22%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (5.74%) Cloud Administrator
8 12 (5.74%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (5.74%) IT Analyst
8 12 (5.74%) IT Support Analyst
8 12 (5.74%) Network Engineer
9 11 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
10 10 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (4.31%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.44%) Middleware
2 9 (4.31%) JSON
3 5 (2.39%) .NET
3 5 (2.39%) HTML
3 5 (2.39%) Web Services
4 3 (1.44%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (1.44%) LAMP
4 3 (1.44%) Node.js
5 2 (0.96%) Kafka
5 2 (0.96%) libvirt
5 2 (0.96%) WCF
6 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.48%) Java EE
6 1 (0.48%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.48%) PHP-FPM
6 1 (0.48%) REST
6 1 (0.48%) SOAP
6 1 (0.48%) WSDL
6 1 (0.48%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.88%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.57%) Public Cloud
3 17 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.74%) Private Cloud
5 11 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (4.31%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (4.31%) Mainframe
6 9 (4.31%) PDA
7 7 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.35%) Life Science
7 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.87%) Replication
9 5 (2.39%) Clustering
9 5 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.91%) FlexPod
10 4 (1.91%) PKI
11 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.44%) Robotics
12 2 (0.96%) NHS
12 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 103 (49.28%) Windows
2 79 (37.80%) Windows Server
3 65 (31.10%) Linux
4 38 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (12.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (9.57%) Unix
7 16 (7.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (7.18%) CentOS
9 13 (6.22%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.83%) Windows 10
10 8 (3.83%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.87%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.44%) Debian
12 3 (1.44%) Kali Linux
12 3 (1.44%) VMS
13 1 (0.48%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.92%) ITIL
2 35 (16.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (15.79%) Presales
4 27 (12.92%) Strategic Thinking
5 25 (11.96%) Open Source
6 23 (11.00%) Migration
7 20 (9.57%) Problem Management
8 19 (9.09%) Project Management
9 17 (8.13%) B2B
10 15 (7.18%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (6.70%) Analytics
11 14 (6.70%) Data Analytics
11 14 (6.70%) Load Balancing
11 14 (6.70%) Requirements Management
11 14 (6.70%) Risk Analysis
12 13 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (6.22%) Converged Infrastructure
12 13 (6.22%) DevOps
12 13 (6.22%) ERP
12 13 (6.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (20.10%) Python
2 41 (19.62%) PowerShell
3 22 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 22 (10.53%) Perl
4 20 (9.57%) SQL
5 16 (7.66%) Ruby
6 6 (2.87%) Java
6 6 (2.87%) PHP
7 5 (2.39%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (19.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.53%) MCSE
3 21 (10.05%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (9.09%) MCSA
5 14 (6.70%) MCSD
6 13 (6.22%) CCNP
6 13 (6.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (5.26%) CCIE
8 10 (4.78%) Degree
9 9 (4.31%) Security Cleared
10 7 (3.35%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.35%) VCP6
11 6 (2.87%) CCNA
12 4 (1.91%) CCDP
12 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.91%) MCP
13 3 (1.44%) JNCIE
13 3 (1.44%) Master's Degree
14 2 (0.96%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 2 (0.96%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.31%) QA
3 4 (1.91%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.96%) GAMP
5 2 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (52.15%) Hyper-V
2 71 (33.97%) Active Directory
3 29 (13.88%) vSphere
4 22 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (8.61%) VMware NSX
7 17 (8.13%) Docker
8 14 (6.70%) KVM
9 13 (6.22%) NFS
10 5 (2.39%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.91%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.44%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (1.44%) Xen
13 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.96%) vCloud
13 2 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.96%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.48%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.48%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 22 (10.53%) Ansible
1 22 (10.53%) vCenter Server
2 20 (9.57%) Puppet
3 12 (5.74%) Kubernetes
4 10 (4.78%) NetBackup
4 10 (4.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (3.83%) Nagios
7 7 (3.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (3.35%) vRealize
8 6 (2.87%) Backup Exec
9 5 (2.39%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (2.39%) SCCM
10 4 (1.91%) Terraform
11 3 (1.44%) FortiGate
11 3 (1.44%) Grafana
11 3 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.44%) Nessus
11 3 (1.44%) SCOM
11 3 (1.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 209 (100.00%) VMware
2 124 (59.33%) Microsoft
3 58 (27.75%) Oracle
4 47 (22.49%) Cisco
5 27 (12.92%) HP
6 25 (11.96%) Red Hat
7 23 (11.00%) IBM
8 17 (8.13%) Symantec
8 17 (8.13%) Veeam
9 16 (7.66%) Citrix
10 14 (6.70%) CommVault
10 14 (6.70%) Juniper
11 13 (6.22%) NetApp
12 12 (5.74%) CA
12 12 (5.74%) Dell
12 12 (5.74%) F5
12 12 (5.74%) SolarWinds
13 11 (5.26%) Palo Alto
14 10 (4.78%) CheckPoint
15 9 (4.31%) Intel