Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 77 33
Rank change year-on-year +33 -44 +30
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 328 219 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.99% 3.40% 6.44%
As % of the System Software category 27.38% 22.98% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 259 200 485
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,450 £27,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £65,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 1,198 953 1,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.22% 14.79% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 912 825 1,182
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £26,275 £23,000 £27,025
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +9 78 £60,000 +9.09%
Reading +6 73 £47,000 +4.44% 21
Slough +22 50 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Bracknell +6 49 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Newbury +3 24 £38,750 +29.17% 2
Wokingham -3 17 £62,500 +68.92% 2
Crowthorne - 2 £22,000 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 328 (100.00%) VMware
2 227 (69.21%) Windows
3 172 (52.44%) Microsoft
4 166 (50.61%) Windows Server
5 154 (46.95%) Active Directory
6 133 (40.55%) Linux
7 132 (40.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 127 (38.72%) Hyper-V
9 100 (30.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 96 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
11 92 (28.05%) SQL Server
12 90 (27.44%) ITIL
13 79 (24.09%) WAN
14 75 (22.87%) Firewall
15 74 (22.56%) Cisco
16 67 (20.43%) DNS
17 65 (19.82%) LAN
18 64 (19.51%) IIS
19 63 (19.21%) DHCP
20 62 (18.90%) Citrix
21 60 (18.29%) Oracle
21 60 (18.29%) Data Centre
22 56 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
23 54 (16.46%) Office 365
24 53 (16.16%) Migration
25 51 (15.55%) Finance
25 51 (15.55%) SAN
26 49 (14.94%) vCenter Server
27 48 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
27 48 (14.63%) PowerShell

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 64 (19.51%) IIS
2 27 (8.23%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (3.05%) OpenStack
4 10 (3.05%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (3.05%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.13%) Apache
5 7 (2.13%) Confluence
5 7 (2.13%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.83%) JBoss
7 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (7.62%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) TRIRIGA
2 3 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 132 (40.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (16.46%) Office 365
4 22 (6.71%) IBM Cloud
5 13 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (3.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (3.35%) Amazon S3
7 11 (3.35%) PaaS
8 9 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (2.74%) Amazon Glacier
8 9 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (2.74%) GitHub
8 9 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (2.44%) SaaS
10 7 (2.13%) IaaS
11 5 (1.52%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.91%) Datadog
14 1 (0.30%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 79 (24.09%) WAN
2 75 (22.87%) Firewall
3 67 (20.43%) DNS
4 65 (19.82%) LAN
5 63 (19.21%) DHCP
6 51 (15.55%) SAN
7 32 (9.76%) TCP/IP
8 25 (7.62%) NAS
8 25 (7.62%) VPN
9 20 (6.10%) Network Security
10 19 (5.79%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (5.18%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (5.18%) Cisco ISE
11 17 (5.18%) Wireless
12 14 (4.27%) VLAN
13 13 (3.96%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (3.96%) iSCSI
14 12 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (2.74%) FCoE
16 8 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.79%) Oracle Database
3 16 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (3.96%) Big Data
5 12 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (3.35%) MySQL
7 9 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.52%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.52%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.91%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (8.84%) Jenkins
2 19 (5.79%) JIRA
3 12 (3.66%) Cucumber
4 9 (2.74%) Subversion
5 7 (2.13%) Ant
5 7 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.83%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.52%) GitLab
7 5 (1.52%) Maven
7 5 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (1.52%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.22%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.61%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.30%) AdminStudio
10 1 (0.30%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.30%) MSI
10 1 (0.30%) Spinnaker
General
1 51 (15.55%) Finance
2 17 (5.18%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.57%) Publishing
4 14 (4.27%) German Language
5 11 (3.35%) Banking
6 9 (2.74%) Marketing
7 8 (2.44%) Legal
7 8 (2.44%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.83%) Advertising
8 6 (1.83%) Electronics
9 5 (1.52%) Back Office
9 5 (1.52%) Retail
10 3 (0.91%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.61%) Billing
11 2 (0.61%) French Language
11 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (15.55%) Architect
3 32 (9.76%) Consultant
4 31 (9.45%) Support Engineer
5 25 (7.62%) Linux Engineer
6 23 (7.01%) Cloud Architect
7 19 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (4.57%) Administrator
9 15 (4.57%) IT Engineer
9 15 (4.57%) Network Architect
9 15 (4.57%) Network Security Architect
9 15 (4.57%) Presales Solution Architect
9 15 (4.57%) Security Architect
9 15 (4.57%) Security Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.57%) Team Leader
10 14 (4.27%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 14 (4.27%) VMware Engineer
11 13 (3.96%) Data Centre Architect
11 13 (3.96%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.62%) Middleware
2 17 (5.18%) .NET
3 12 (3.66%) Gherkin
4 8 (2.44%) JSON
4 8 (2.44%) WCF
4 8 (2.44%) Web Services
5 6 (1.83%) HTML
6 5 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (1.52%) Spring Boot
7 3 (0.91%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.61%) LDAP
8 2 (0.61%) libvirt
8 2 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.30%) LAMP
9 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 40 (12.20%) Private Cloud
3 21 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.88%) Public Cloud
6 14 (4.27%) Clustering
7 13 (3.96%) FlexPod
8 12 (3.66%) Life Science
9 10 (3.05%) IBM Mainframe
9 10 (3.05%) Mainframe
9 10 (3.05%) Replication
10 8 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (1.83%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.91%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.91%) NHS
12 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 227 (69.21%) Windows
2 166 (50.61%) Windows Server
3 133 (40.55%) Linux
4 56 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (13.41%) Windows 10
6 41 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 36 (10.98%) Windows 8
7 36 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (8.54%) Ubuntu
9 27 (8.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (4.88%) Unix
11 12 (3.66%) CentOS
12 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.22%) DC/OS
13 4 (1.22%) Debian
14 3 (0.91%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.61%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.30%) AIX
16 1 (0.30%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (30.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 90 (27.44%) ITIL
3 53 (16.16%) Migration
4 46 (14.02%) Presales
5 42 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (11.89%) DevOps
6 39 (11.89%) Problem Management
7 37 (11.28%) Open Source
8 29 (8.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 29 (8.84%) Service Management
9 28 (8.54%) Configuration Management
9 28 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 28 (8.54%) Scrum
10 27 (8.23%) Logistics
11 25 (7.62%) Strategic Thinking
12 24 (7.32%) Virtual Environments
13 23 (7.01%) Converged Infrastructure
13 23 (7.01%) Incident Management
14 21 (6.40%) Project Management
15 19 (5.79%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 48 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 42 (12.80%) Python
3 40 (12.20%) SQL
4 30 (9.15%) Bash Shell
5 19 (5.79%) Java
6 18 (5.49%) Ruby
7 15 (4.57%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.35%) C#
8 11 (3.35%) Perl
9 9 (2.74%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.52%) C++
10 5 (1.52%) PHP
11 4 (1.22%) VB
12 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 29 (8.84%) MCSE
4 28 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (6.71%) Degree
6 19 (5.79%) CCIE
7 18 (5.49%) MCSA
8 17 (5.18%) CCNP
9 15 (4.57%) MCSD
10 13 (3.96%) CCDP
10 13 (3.96%) Security Cleared
11 10 (3.05%) ISEB
12 8 (2.44%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.83%) CCNA
13 6 (1.83%) MCITP
13 6 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (1.52%) AWS Certification
15 4 (1.22%) CCIE Routing and Switching
15 4 (1.22%) CCIE Security
15 4 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.62%) SLA
2 14 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.96%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (2.74%) QA
5 8 (2.44%) GAMP
6 3 (0.91%) COBIT
6 3 (0.91%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.61%) GDPR
7 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 154 (46.95%) Active Directory
2 127 (38.72%) Hyper-V
3 48 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
4 29 (8.84%) XenApp
4 29 (8.84%) XenDesktop
5 25 (7.62%) VMware NSX
6 24 (7.32%) Docker
6 24 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
7 22 (6.71%) vSphere
8 12 (3.66%) KVM
9 10 (3.05%) NFS
10 9 (2.74%) Samba
11 8 (2.44%) Terminal Server
12 6 (1.83%) vCloud
13 5 (1.52%) oVirt
14 4 (1.22%) VirtualBox
14 4 (1.22%) Xen
14 4 (1.22%) XenServer
15 3 (0.91%) UAG
15 3 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 49 (14.94%) vCenter Server
2 38 (11.59%) Ansible
3 30 (9.15%) Puppet
4 27 (8.23%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (3.96%) CASB
5 13 (3.96%) Cisco Prime
5 13 (3.96%) Kubernetes
6 12 (3.66%) Terraform
7 11 (3.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (3.35%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 10 (3.05%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (3.05%) SCCM
9 9 (2.74%) NetBackup
10 7 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (1.83%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.83%) Grafana
11 6 (1.83%) Icinga
11 6 (1.83%) Nagios
11 6 (1.83%) SCOM
12 5 (1.52%) rkt
Vendors
1 328 (100.00%) VMware
2 172 (52.44%) Microsoft
3 74 (22.56%) Cisco
4 62 (18.90%) Citrix
5 60 (18.29%) Oracle
6 33 (10.06%) ServiceNow
7 32 (9.76%) HP
8 29 (8.84%) BMC
9 28 (8.54%) Red Hat
10 22 (6.71%) CheckPoint
11 21 (6.40%) F5
11 21 (6.40%) Juniper
12 20 (6.10%) EMC
12 20 (6.10%) Veeam
13 19 (5.79%) NetApp
13 19 (5.79%) SolarWinds
14 18 (5.49%) Aruba
14 18 (5.49%) IBM
14 18 (5.49%) Palo Alto
14 18 (5.49%) Sophos