Period
to 22 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 86 50
Rank change year-on-year +1 -36 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 197 221 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.48% 3.23% 4.61%
As % of the System Software category 19.80% 21.86% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 167 162 314
Berkshire median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%

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 995 1,011 1,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.58% 14.78% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 834 779 941
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 +35 89 £41,500 -12.63% 2
Bracknell -19 24 £51,250 +36.67% 1
Wokingham +16 19 £55,500 -7.50%
Slough +7 17 £35,000 -31.03%
Maidenhead -45 15 £40,000 -33.33%
Newbury +4 13 £45,000 +80.00%
Crowthorne - 2 £45,000 -
Thatcham - 1 £45,000 -
Windsor - 1 £50,000 -
Ascot - 1 £34,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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.

1 197 (100.00%) VMware
2 122 (61.93%) Windows
3 120 (60.91%) Microsoft
4 93 (47.21%) Linux
5 82 (41.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 75 (38.07%) Hyper-V
7 74 (37.56%) Active Directory
7 74 (37.56%) Windows Server
8 68 (34.52%) Amazon AWS
9 58 (29.44%) Firewall
10 55 (27.92%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (27.41%) Python
12 49 (24.87%) SQL
13 46 (23.35%) Degree
14 44 (22.34%) Office 365
14 44 (22.34%) Java
14 44 (22.34%) DNS
15 42 (21.32%) JavaScript
15 42 (21.32%) Virtual Machines
16 40 (20.30%) Presales
16 40 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (19.80%) Google
18 37 (18.78%) SQL Server
18 37 (18.78%) DHCP
18 37 (18.78%) MS Exchange
19 36 (18.27%) Cisco
19 36 (18.27%) TCP/IP
20 35 (17.77%) PowerShell
21 34 (17.26%) Docker
21 34 (17.26%) Windows 10

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 37 (18.78%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.18%) IIS
3 16 (8.12%) Skype for Business
4 14 (7.11%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (5.58%) Tomcat
7 10 (5.08%) nginx
8 7 (3.55%) Apache
9 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 28 (14.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 82 (41.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (34.52%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (22.34%) Office 365
4 30 (15.23%) SaaS
5 26 (13.20%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (11.68%) IaaS
7 21 (10.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (8.12%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (7.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (6.60%) Amazon S3
10 13 (6.60%) PaaS
11 9 (4.57%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (3.55%) GitHub
12 7 (3.55%) Serverless
13 5 (2.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (2.54%) Datadog
14 4 (2.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 4 (2.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (2.03%) Route 53
14 4 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (29.44%) Firewall
2 44 (22.34%) DNS
3 37 (18.78%) DHCP
4 36 (18.27%) TCP/IP
5 31 (15.74%) Skype
6 28 (14.21%) VPN
7 20 (10.15%) H.323
8 13 (6.60%) WAN
9 12 (6.09%) LAN
10 11 (5.58%) VLAN
10 11 (5.58%) Wireless
11 8 (4.06%) SAN
11 8 (4.06%) VoIP
12 6 (3.05%) IPsec
12 6 (3.05%) Network Security
12 6 (3.05%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (3.05%) Unified Communications
13 5 (2.54%) Internet
13 5 (2.54%) IPv4
13 5 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.61%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.60%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (6.09%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.58%) DB2
5 11 (5.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (3.55%) MySQL
7 5 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.03%) Big Data
8 4 (2.03%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.52%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 18 (9.14%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.61%) Selenium
3 11 (5.58%) Vagrant
4 9 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (3.55%) AdminStudio
5 7 (3.55%) MSI
5 7 (3.55%) WebDriver
6 6 (3.05%) Ant
6 6 (3.05%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (2.54%) Travis CI
8 4 (2.03%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.03%) JMeter
8 4 (2.03%) JUnit
8 4 (2.03%) Subversion
8 4 (2.03%) TestNG
9 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.02%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.02%) gcov
10 2 (1.02%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (3.55%) Finance
1 7 (3.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.03%) Electronics
2 4 (2.03%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.03%) Marketing
3 3 (1.52%) Military
4 2 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Law
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (15.23%) Consultant
2 28 (14.21%) Support Engineer
3 23 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (10.15%) Software Engineer
5 19 (9.64%) Administrator
6 18 (9.14%) Graduate
6 18 (9.14%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (8.63%) Technical Consultant
8 14 (7.11%) IT Engineer
9 13 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (6.09%) Implementation Consultant
10 12 (6.09%) Technical Implementation Consultant
11 11 (5.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 10 (5.08%) Cloud Consultant
12 10 (5.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
12 10 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (5.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 10 (5.08%) Software Consultant
12 10 (5.08%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.69%) HTML
2 24 (12.18%) WebRTC
3 20 (10.15%) Django
4 19 (9.64%) HTML5
5 18 (9.14%) XML
6 15 (7.61%) Web Services
7 11 (5.58%) REST
7 11 (5.58%) SOAP
8 9 (4.57%) Twisted
9 8 (4.06%) Elastic Stack
9 8 (4.06%) J2EE
10 7 (3.55%) LDAP
10 7 (3.55%) Software Packaging
11 4 (2.03%) .NET
11 4 (2.03%) Node.js
11 4 (2.03%) Spring
11 4 (2.03%) XSL
12 3 (1.52%) OAuth
12 3 (1.52%) SAML
13 2 (1.02%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.18%) Video Conferencing
2 22 (11.17%) Driving Licence
3 20 (10.15%) User Experience
4 16 (8.12%) Data Centre
5 15 (7.61%) Private Cloud
6 13 (6.60%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (5.58%) Mobile App
8 9 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (3.05%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.52%) PKI
12 2 (1.02%) Clustering
12 2 (1.02%) Cyberattack
12 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.02%) NHS
13 1 (0.51%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 122 (61.93%) Windows
2 93 (47.21%) Linux
3 74 (37.56%) Windows Server
4 34 (17.26%) Windows 10
5 26 (13.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (12.69%) Android
7 24 (12.18%) Apple iOS
7 24 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (9.14%) Ubuntu
9 15 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (7.11%) Windows 7
11 13 (6.60%) CentOS
12 11 (5.58%) Unix
13 8 (4.06%) Windows XP
14 6 (3.05%) DC/OS
14 6 (3.05%) VMS
15 4 (2.03%) Debian
16 3 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (27.92%) Continuous Integration
2 40 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.30%) Presales
3 33 (16.75%) DevOps
3 33 (16.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 32 (16.24%) Software Engineering
5 29 (14.72%) High Availability
6 26 (13.20%) Migration
7 25 (12.69%) Project Management
8 24 (12.18%) OO
8 24 (12.18%) OOP
9 22 (11.17%) Computer Science
9 22 (11.17%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (11.17%) Test Automation
10 20 (10.15%) Android Development
10 20 (10.15%) iOS Development
10 20 (10.15%) Mentoring
11 19 (9.64%) Mathematics
12 18 (9.14%) CRM
12 18 (9.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.41%) Python
2 49 (24.87%) SQL
3 44 (22.34%) Java
4 42 (21.32%) JavaScript
5 35 (17.77%) PowerShell
6 30 (15.23%) Ruby
7 27 (13.71%) Go
8 20 (10.15%) Objective-C
9 15 (7.61%) Assembly Language
10 14 (7.11%) C#
11 12 (6.09%) C++
12 11 (5.58%) C
13 9 (4.57%) Bash Shell
14 7 (3.55%) Shell Script
14 7 (3.55%) VB
14 7 (3.55%) VBScript
15 4 (2.03%) Perl
15 4 (2.03%) XPath
16 2 (1.02%) Groovy
16 2 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (23.35%) Degree
2 19 (9.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (6.60%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.08%) MCSE
6 7 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.55%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.05%) CCNA
8 5 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.54%) MCSA
8 5 (2.54%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.03%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.52%) VCP6
11 1 (0.51%) CCA
11 1 (0.51%) CCIE
11 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.60%) HL7
2 12 (6.09%) SLA
3 11 (5.58%) GAMP
4 10 (5.08%) QA
5 5 (2.54%) GDPR
6 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.51%) COBIT
7 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (38.07%) Hyper-V
2 74 (37.56%) Active Directory
3 42 (21.32%) Virtual Machines
4 34 (17.26%) Docker
5 19 (9.64%) vSphere
6 17 (8.63%) VirtualBox
7 16 (8.12%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (5.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (4.57%) XenApp
10 8 (4.06%) XenDesktop
11 6 (3.05%) iptables
11 6 (3.05%) VMware Server
11 6 (3.05%) Xen
12 4 (2.03%) KVM
13 3 (1.52%) BitLocker
13 3 (1.52%) Firmware
13 3 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.51%) NFS
14 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (10.66%) SCCM
2 20 (10.15%) Ansible
3 15 (7.61%) Puppet
4 14 (7.11%) SCVMM
5 13 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (6.60%) Single Sign-On
6 12 (6.09%) Nagios
7 10 (5.08%) Kubernetes
8 9 (4.57%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (4.57%) Terraform
9 8 (4.06%) WSUS
10 7 (3.55%) NetBackup
11 6 (3.05%) Graphite
11 6 (3.05%) Kibana
12 5 (2.54%) Packer
13 4 (2.03%) AirWatch
13 4 (2.03%) Mesos
13 4 (2.03%) Rancher
13 4 (2.03%) Salt
13 4 (2.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 197 (100.00%) VMware
2 120 (60.91%) Microsoft
3 39 (19.80%) Google
4 36 (18.27%) Cisco
5 27 (13.71%) Oracle
6 16 (8.12%) Veeam
7 14 (7.11%) Symantec
8 13 (6.60%) Red Hat
9 11 (5.58%) Citrix
10 8 (4.06%) HP
11 7 (3.55%) Autodesk
12 6 (3.05%) Centreon
12 6 (3.05%) SonicWALL
12 6 (3.05%) Splunk
13 5 (2.54%) Dell
13 5 (2.54%) F5
13 5 (2.54%) NetApp
13 5 (2.54%) New Relic
14 4 (2.03%) Intel
14 4 (2.03%) SAP