Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 40 85
Rank change year-on-year -44 +45 -54
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 186 339 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.23% 5.15% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 19.08% 28.30% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 143 272 194
Berkshire median annual salary £41,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.90% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,600 £31,025 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 975 1,198 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.95% 18.21% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 812 918 788
Berkshire median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £81,125 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +7 103 £40,000 -10.59% 8
Newbury +12 30 £47,500 +26.67%
Slough -16 22 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Bracknell -33 16 £48,750 -7.14% 4
Maidenhead -33 7 £40,000 -33.33%
Wokingham -11 4 £47,500 -24.00%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 186 (100.00%) VMware
2 104 (55.91%) Windows
3 87 (46.77%) Azure
4 81 (43.55%) Windows Server
5 78 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 73 (39.25%) Hyper-V
7 64 (34.41%) Linux
8 63 (33.87%) Active Directory
9 52 (27.96%) Cisco
9 52 (27.96%) Data Centre
10 51 (27.42%) Degree
11 45 (24.19%) Office 365
11 45 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 44 (23.66%) DNS
13 43 (23.12%) DHCP
13 43 (23.12%) Firewall
13 43 (23.12%) Presales
14 40 (21.51%) AWS
14 40 (21.51%) VPN
15 35 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
16 32 (17.20%) EMC
16 32 (17.20%) Python
16 32 (17.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 31 (16.67%) NetApp
17 31 (16.67%) Wireless
18 30 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
18 30 (16.13%) ITIL
19 29 (15.59%) SQL
20 26 (13.98%) CCIE
20 26 (13.98%) DNA

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 21 (11.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.84%) IIS
3 8 (4.30%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.76%) Apache
4 7 (3.76%) nginx
5 6 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.08%) Confluence
7 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 1 (0.54%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 87 (46.77%) Azure
2 45 (24.19%) Office 365
3 40 (21.51%) AWS
4 21 (11.29%) GCP
5 13 (6.99%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.23%) SaaS
7 4 (2.15%) IaaS
7 4 (2.15%) PaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 44 (23.66%) DNS
2 43 (23.12%) DHCP
2 43 (23.12%) Firewall
3 40 (21.51%) VPN
4 31 (16.67%) Wireless
5 22 (11.83%) Unified Communications
5 22 (11.83%) Wireless Security
6 21 (11.29%) TCP/IP
6 21 (11.29%) VoIP
7 20 (10.75%) Skype
8 18 (9.68%) SAN
9 17 (9.14%) WAN
10 14 (7.53%) LAN
11 13 (6.99%) Network Security
12 10 (5.38%) VLAN
13 8 (4.30%) NAS
14 7 (3.76%) OSPF
15 5 (2.69%) BGP
15 5 (2.69%) EIGRP
15 5 (2.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.76%) MySQL
3 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.69%) Big Data
4 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.08%) HBase
7 2 (1.08%) OLAP
7 2 (1.08%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.54%) DB2
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (8.60%) Selenium
2 7 (3.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (2.15%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.08%) Ant
4 2 (1.08%) JIRA
4 2 (1.08%) JMeter
4 2 (1.08%) JUnit
4 2 (1.08%) TestNG
5 1 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (13.44%) Telecoms
2 22 (11.83%) Banking
2 22 (11.83%) German Language
2 22 (11.83%) Italian Language
3 10 (5.38%) Legal
4 9 (4.84%) Law
5 4 (2.15%) Finance
5 4 (2.15%) Military
6 3 (1.61%) Electronics
6 3 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.61%) Marketing
6 3 (1.61%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (15.05%) Systems Engineer
2 27 (14.52%) Architect
2 27 (14.52%) IT Engineer
3 26 (13.98%) Administrator
4 25 (13.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (13.44%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (11.83%) Consultant
6 20 (10.75%) Support Engineer
7 17 (9.14%) Graduate
8 15 (8.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (7.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 14 (7.53%) Presales Engineer
9 14 (7.53%) Telecoms Engineer
10 12 (6.45%) Development Engineer
10 12 (6.45%) Test Development Engineer
10 12 (6.45%) Test Engineer
11 11 (5.91%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (5.38%) Graduate Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.53%) HTML
2 12 (6.45%) HTML5
2 12 (6.45%) WebRTC
3 10 (5.38%) XML
4 9 (4.84%) LDAP
5 7 (3.76%) Web Services
6 6 (3.23%) REST
6 6 (3.23%) SAP Basis
6 6 (3.23%) SOAP
7 5 (2.69%) jQuery
7 5 (2.69%) JSON
7 5 (2.69%) Middleware
7 5 (2.69%) XSLT
8 2 (1.08%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (1.08%) J2EE
8 2 (1.08%) Kafka
8 2 (1.08%) MDX
8 2 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.08%) Spring
8 2 (1.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (27.96%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.53%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (5.38%) Clustering
6 5 (2.69%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.69%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.15%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.15%) IVR
8 3 (1.61%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.61%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) PKI
10 1 (0.54%) Replication
10 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (55.91%) Windows
2 81 (43.55%) Windows Server
3 64 (34.41%) Linux
4 45 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (10.22%) Unix
7 15 (8.06%) Ubuntu
8 13 (6.99%) Windows 10
9 12 (6.45%) Android
9 12 (6.45%) Apple iOS
10 10 (5.38%) Fedora
11 9 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (3.76%) CentOS
13 7 (3.76%) VMS
14 6 (3.23%) Debian
15 5 (2.69%) Gentoo
15 5 (2.69%) Windows 7
16 3 (1.61%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.12%) Presales
2 32 (17.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (16.13%) ITIL
4 26 (13.98%) DNA
5 24 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (11.83%) Demand Generation
7 20 (10.75%) Migration
8 19 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.68%) Network Virtualisation
10 17 (9.14%) DevOps
11 16 (8.60%) Test Automation
12 15 (8.06%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (6.99%) High Availability
14 12 (6.45%) Computer Science
14 12 (6.45%) Infrastructure Automation
14 12 (6.45%) Mathematics
14 12 (6.45%) OO
14 12 (6.45%) OOP
14 12 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.20%) Python
2 29 (15.59%) SQL
3 25 (13.44%) PowerShell
4 15 (8.06%) Java
5 10 (5.38%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.84%) Ruby
7 8 (4.30%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.76%) Go
8 7 (3.76%) Perl
9 5 (2.69%) ABAP
9 5 (2.69%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.15%) C
11 3 (1.61%) VBScript
12 2 (1.08%) C#
12 2 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 51 (27.42%) Degree
2 30 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (13.98%) CCIE
4 25 (13.44%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 22 (11.83%) CCIE Service Provider
5 22 (11.83%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (5.91%) DV Cleared
8 9 (4.84%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.15%) CCNA
11 3 (1.61%) CCDP
11 3 (1.61%) CCNP
11 3 (1.61%) MCSE
12 2 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.08%) MCSA
13 1 (0.54%) MCP
13 1 (0.54%) SCSA
13 1 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) SLA
2 6 (3.23%) GDPR
3 4 (2.15%) QA
4 3 (1.61%) HL7
5 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.54%) COBIT
6 1 (0.54%) GAMP
6 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (39.25%) Hyper-V
2 63 (33.87%) Active Directory
3 21 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (9.14%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (7.53%) Docker
6 12 (6.45%) vSphere
7 11 (5.91%) iptables
8 9 (4.84%) Xen
9 8 (4.30%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.61%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.08%) Apache Flume
11 2 (1.08%) HDFS
11 2 (1.08%) XenApp
12 1 (0.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.54%) vCloud
12 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (11.83%) SCCM
2 14 (7.53%) SCOM
3 12 (6.45%) vCenter Server
4 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 10 (5.38%) Puppet
5 9 (4.84%) Nagios
6 8 (4.30%) Ansible
7 7 (3.76%) Graphite
7 7 (3.76%) Kibana
7 7 (3.76%) NetBackup
7 7 (3.76%) SCVMM
7 7 (3.76%) ZABBIX
8 6 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (3.23%) WSUS
9 5 (2.69%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (2.15%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (2.15%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (2.15%) vMotion
Vendors
1 186 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 52 (27.96%) Cisco
4 32 (17.20%) EMC
5 31 (16.67%) NetApp
6 24 (12.90%) Dell
7 21 (11.29%) Google
8 20 (10.75%) Citrix
9 14 (7.53%) Red Hat
10 12 (6.45%) HP
10 12 (6.45%) Oracle
11 9 (4.84%) SAP
11 9 (4.84%) Symantec
11 9 (4.84%) Veeam
12 8 (4.30%) F5
13 7 (3.76%) Centreon
13 7 (3.76%) SonicWALL
14 6 (3.23%) Atlassian
14 6 (3.23%) SolarWinds
15 5 (2.69%) Palo Alto