Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 99 32
Rank change year-on-year +43 -67 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 267 180 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.41% 2.79% 6.66%
As % of the System Software category 25.19% 21.84% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 219 151 472
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £27,550
90th Percentile £69,000 £66,250 £73,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -2.30%

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 1,060 824 1,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.51% 12.79% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 816 712 1,094
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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
Reading +46 101 £46,500 +3.33% 14
Maidenhead -7 49 £60,000 +20.00%
Slough +3 30 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Bracknell -14 23 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Newbury +8 16 £44,000 +76.00% 5
Wokingham +15 9 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Crowthorne - 8 £22,000 -
Windsor - 6 £33,000 - 1
Thatcham +6 2 £45,000 +55.17%
Ascot - 2 £44,750 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 267 (100.00%) VMware
2 187 (70.04%) Windows
3 149 (55.81%) Active Directory
4 147 (55.06%) Microsoft
5 127 (47.57%) Linux
5 127 (47.57%) Windows Server
6 106 (39.70%) Hyper-V
7 103 (38.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 81 (30.34%) Amazon AWS
8 81 (30.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 76 (28.46%) SQL Server
10 57 (21.35%) Office 365
11 54 (20.22%) Cisco
11 54 (20.22%) Citrix
12 53 (19.85%) IIS
13 51 (19.10%) DNS
13 51 (19.10%) Private Cloud
14 50 (18.73%) Python
14 50 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (18.35%) Firewall
16 48 (17.98%) ITIL
17 46 (17.23%) Windows 10
18 45 (16.85%) PowerShell
18 45 (16.85%) VMware ESXi
19 43 (16.10%) DHCP
20 42 (15.73%) Migration
20 42 (15.73%) Degree
21 41 (15.36%) TCP/IP
21 41 (15.36%) Data Centre
22 40 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008

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 53 (19.85%) IIS
2 36 (13.48%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.37%) Tomcat
4 16 (5.99%) Skype for Business
5 14 (5.24%) Apache
6 13 (4.87%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.62%) nginx
8 6 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.25%) JBoss
8 6 (2.25%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.87%) Confluence
9 5 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.50%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (11.24%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.50%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (0.37%) Lorenzo
3 1 (0.37%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 103 (38.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (30.34%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (21.35%) Office 365
4 23 (8.61%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (7.12%) IaaS
6 18 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (6.74%) GitHub
7 16 (5.99%) Amazon S3
8 15 (5.62%) PaaS
9 14 (5.24%) SaaS
10 11 (4.12%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (4.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (3.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (3.75%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (2.62%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (2.62%) Amazon Glacier
12 7 (2.62%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (2.62%) Serverless
13 5 (1.87%) IBM Cloud
13 5 (1.87%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 51 (19.10%) DNS
2 49 (18.35%) Firewall
3 43 (16.10%) DHCP
4 41 (15.36%) TCP/IP
5 36 (13.48%) SAN
6 27 (10.11%) WAN
7 26 (9.74%) VPN
8 25 (9.36%) LAN
9 22 (8.24%) Skype
10 18 (6.74%) NAS
11 12 (4.49%) Wireless
12 11 (4.12%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (4.12%) H.323
12 11 (4.12%) iSCSI
13 10 (3.75%) VLAN
14 7 (2.62%) FCoE
14 7 (2.62%) Internet
14 7 (2.62%) Network Security
15 6 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (2.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.99%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.37%) MySQL
4 9 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.87%) Big Data
7 5 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.50%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.50%) Power BI
8 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.12%) DB2
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.37%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (8.61%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.87%) Subversion
3 10 (3.75%) AdminStudio
3 10 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.75%) MSI
4 9 (3.37%) JIRA
4 9 (3.37%) Selenium
5 8 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (3.00%) Vagrant
6 7 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.25%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.87%) GitLab
8 5 (1.87%) Maven
9 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.50%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.12%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.37%) JMeter
11 1 (0.37%) TestNG
General
1 34 (12.73%) Finance
2 16 (5.99%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.49%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.49%) Marketing
4 10 (3.75%) Electronics
5 8 (3.00%) Banking
6 5 (1.87%) Back Office
7 4 (1.50%) Retail
8 3 (1.12%) Legal
8 3 (1.12%) Military
9 2 (0.75%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 69 (25.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (15.36%) Support Engineer
3 25 (9.36%) IT Engineer
3 25 (9.36%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (7.49%) Consultant
5 17 (6.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 15 (5.62%) Architect
6 15 (5.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 14 (5.24%) VMware Engineer
8 13 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (4.87%) IT Support
8 13 (4.87%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (4.49%) Administrator
9 12 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.49%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (4.12%) Senior Support Engineer
10 11 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.24%) Web Services
2 13 (4.87%) HTML
3 12 (4.49%) XML
4 11 (4.12%) Django
4 11 (4.12%) HTML5
4 11 (4.12%) WebRTC
5 10 (3.75%) .NET
5 10 (3.75%) Software Packaging
6 7 (2.62%) REST
6 7 (2.62%) SOAP
7 6 (2.25%) WCF
8 5 (1.87%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (1.87%) J2EE
8 5 (1.87%) Spring Boot
8 5 (1.87%) Twisted
9 4 (1.50%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.50%) JSON
9 4 (1.50%) LDAP
9 4 (1.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.10%) Private Cloud
2 41 (15.36%) Data Centre
3 16 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (4.87%) User Experience
6 12 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (4.12%) Driving Licence
8 10 (3.75%) Public Cloud
9 9 (3.37%) Clustering
10 8 (3.00%) Replication
11 6 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (2.25%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.87%) PKI
13 3 (1.12%) BYOD
13 3 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.75%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 187 (70.04%) Windows
2 127 (47.57%) Linux
2 127 (47.57%) Windows Server
3 46 (17.23%) Windows 10
4 40 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (12.36%) Windows 7
6 27 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (8.61%) Unix
9 18 (6.74%) Windows 8
10 17 (6.37%) Windows XP
11 15 (5.62%) CentOS
12 14 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (4.87%) Ubuntu
14 12 (4.49%) Android
15 11 (4.12%) Apple iOS
16 4 (1.50%) DC/OS
17 3 (1.12%) AIX
17 3 (1.12%) VMS
18 2 (0.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (30.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 50 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.98%) ITIL
4 42 (15.73%) Migration
5 38 (14.23%) Problem Management
5 38 (14.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 35 (13.11%) DevOps
7 34 (12.73%) Incident Management
8 32 (11.99%) Service Management
9 28 (10.49%) Presales
10 27 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (10.11%) Logistics
11 23 (8.61%) Project Management
12 20 (7.49%) Computer Science
12 20 (7.49%) Open Source
13 19 (7.12%) Service Delivery
13 19 (7.12%) Waterfall
14 18 (6.74%) Configuration Management
15 17 (6.37%) High Availability
16 16 (5.99%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.73%) Python
2 45 (16.85%) PowerShell
3 37 (13.86%) SQL
4 36 (13.48%) Java
5 31 (11.61%) Ruby
6 27 (10.11%) JavaScript
7 24 (8.99%) Bash Shell
8 15 (5.62%) Go
9 12 (4.49%) C#
9 12 (4.49%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.49%) VB
10 11 (4.12%) Objective-C
10 11 (4.12%) VBScript
11 10 (3.75%) Assembly Language
12 8 (3.00%) Perl
13 6 (2.25%) C++
14 5 (1.87%) PHP
15 4 (1.50%) C
15 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (15.73%) Degree
2 19 (7.12%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (5.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (5.24%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.62%) MCSA
8 7 (2.62%) MCSE
9 6 (2.25%) CCNA
9 6 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.50%) CCIE
11 4 (1.50%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (1.12%) CCNP
13 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.75%) CCDP
13 2 (0.75%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.61%) SLA
2 11 (4.12%) QA
3 5 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.12%) COBIT
4 3 (1.12%) GAMP
4 3 (1.12%) GDPR
4 3 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 149 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 106 (39.70%) Hyper-V
3 45 (16.85%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (11.24%) Docker
5 27 (10.11%) XenApp
6 26 (9.74%) Virtual Machines
6 26 (9.74%) XenDesktop
7 17 (6.37%) vSphere
8 14 (5.24%) KVM
8 14 (5.24%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (3.00%) Xen
10 7 (2.62%) Samba
10 7 (2.62%) VirtualBox
11 6 (2.25%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.87%) oVirt
12 5 (1.87%) XenServer
13 3 (1.12%) iptables
13 3 (1.12%) vCloud
13 3 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.75%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 34 (12.73%) vCenter Server
2 33 (12.36%) Ansible
3 30 (11.24%) Puppet
4 29 (10.86%) SCCM
5 27 (10.11%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (5.24%) Terraform
6 14 (5.24%) WSUS
7 13 (4.87%) Kubernetes
8 12 (4.49%) Nagios
9 10 (3.75%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (3.00%) SCVMM
11 7 (2.62%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (2.62%) NetBackup
11 7 (2.62%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 6 (2.25%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (1.87%) Grafana
13 5 (1.87%) rkt
13 5 (1.87%) SCOrch
14 4 (1.50%) Icinga
14 4 (1.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 267 (100.00%) VMware
2 147 (55.06%) Microsoft
3 54 (20.22%) Cisco
3 54 (20.22%) Citrix
4 32 (11.99%) BMC
4 32 (11.99%) ServiceNow
5 30 (11.24%) Red Hat
6 27 (10.11%) Oracle
7 24 (8.99%) Google
8 16 (5.99%) Symantec
9 13 (4.87%) EMC
9 13 (4.87%) SAP
10 12 (4.49%) Dell
10 12 (4.49%) NetApp
10 12 (4.49%) Veeam
11 11 (4.12%) HP
12 10 (3.75%) Autodesk
13 9 (3.37%) Apple
13 9 (3.37%) F5
14 8 (3.00%) Nimble Storage