Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 92 29
Rank change year-on-year +38 -63 +35
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 295 190 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.69% 3.09% 6.91%
As % of the System Software category 26.50% 23.11% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 238 169 496
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,925 £25,400 £28,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £66,250 £72,500
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 1,113 822 1,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.71% 13.38% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 865 715 1,098
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £26,425
90th Percentile £71,850 £70,000 £71,500
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +16 81 £44,000 -2.22% 9
Maidenhead +9 68 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Slough +8 39 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Bracknell +1 39 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Newbury +8 17 £32,500 +35.42% 2
Wokingham +9 9 £42,500 - 2
Windsor -8 6 £33,000 -64.32% 2
Crowthorne - 6 £22,000 -
Thatcham +10 2 £45,000 +55.17%
Ascot - 1 £55,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 295 (100.00%) VMware
2 213 (72.20%) Windows
3 168 (56.95%) Microsoft
4 161 (54.58%) Active Directory
5 157 (53.22%) Windows Server
6 139 (47.12%) Linux
7 124 (42.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 112 (37.97%) Hyper-V
9 100 (33.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 90 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
10 90 (30.51%) SQL Server
11 66 (22.37%) Cisco
12 63 (21.36%) IIS
12 63 (21.36%) ITIL
13 61 (20.68%) Citrix
14 58 (19.66%) Firewall
14 58 (19.66%) Office 365
15 56 (18.98%) Private Cloud
16 52 (17.63%) DNS
17 51 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 50 (16.95%) DHCP
18 50 (16.95%) Data Centre
19 49 (16.61%) VMware ESXi
20 48 (16.27%) Finance
21 45 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
21 45 (15.25%) WAN
21 45 (15.25%) PowerShell
21 45 (15.25%) Windows 10
22 44 (14.92%) Root Cause Analysis
22 44 (14.92%) Problem Management

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 63 (21.36%) IIS
2 34 (11.53%) MS Exchange
3 17 (5.76%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.42%) Tomcat
5 12 (4.07%) Apache
5 12 (4.07%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.03%) Confluence
7 6 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.03%) JBoss
8 5 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.69%) nginx
8 5 (1.69%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.36%) Scribe Insight
2 4 (1.36%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.34%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 124 (42.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (19.66%) Office 365
4 19 (6.44%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (6.10%) GitHub
6 15 (5.08%) IaaS
7 14 (4.75%) Amazon S3
7 14 (4.75%) PaaS
8 12 (4.07%) SaaS
9 11 (3.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (3.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (2.71%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (2.71%) IBM Cloud
13 7 (2.37%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (2.37%) Amazon Glacier
13 7 (2.37%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (2.03%) Serverless
15 5 (1.69%) OpenShift
16 4 (1.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 58 (19.66%) Firewall
2 52 (17.63%) DNS
3 50 (16.95%) DHCP
4 45 (15.25%) WAN
5 43 (14.58%) LAN
6 37 (12.54%) SAN
7 34 (11.53%) VPN
8 32 (10.85%) TCP/IP
9 19 (6.44%) NAS
10 14 (4.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (4.41%) Skype
12 11 (3.73%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (3.73%) iSCSI
12 11 (3.73%) Wireless
13 10 (3.39%) Cisco ISE
13 10 (3.39%) Network Security
13 10 (3.39%) VLAN
14 8 (2.71%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (2.37%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (3.73%) MySQL
4 9 (3.05%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.05%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.71%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.37%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.69%) Big Data
9 4 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.36%) Power BI
9 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (8.47%) Jenkins
2 14 (4.75%) JIRA
3 13 (4.41%) Subversion
4 11 (3.73%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (2.71%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.71%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (2.71%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.03%) Bitbucket
6 6 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.69%) GitLab
7 5 (1.69%) Maven
7 5 (1.69%) Selenium
8 4 (1.36%) AdminStudio
8 4 (1.36%) MSI
8 4 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.02%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.68%) Ant
11 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (16.27%) Finance
2 20 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 13 (4.41%) Marketing
4 10 (3.39%) Electronics
5 9 (3.05%) Banking
6 8 (2.71%) Legal
7 7 (2.37%) Back Office
7 7 (2.37%) Publishing
8 6 (2.03%) Advertising
9 5 (1.69%) German Language
9 5 (1.69%) Retail
10 2 (0.68%) Billing
10 2 (0.68%) French Language
10 2 (0.68%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (30.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (14.58%) Support Engineer
3 28 (9.49%) Linux Engineer
4 26 (8.81%) Architect
5 25 (8.47%) IT Engineer
6 22 (7.46%) Consultant
7 18 (6.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 18 (6.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 17 (5.76%) VMware Engineer
9 16 (5.42%) Cloud Architect
9 16 (5.42%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (5.08%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (4.75%) IT Support
11 14 (4.75%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (4.07%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 12 (4.07%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.12%) .NET
2 14 (4.75%) Web Services
3 10 (3.39%) HTML
3 10 (3.39%) WCF
4 8 (2.71%) JSON
5 7 (2.37%) Middleware
6 6 (2.03%) XML
7 5 (1.69%) Spring Boot
8 4 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.36%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.36%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.36%) HTML5
8 4 (1.36%) J2EE
8 4 (1.36%) jQuery
8 4 (1.36%) Node.js
8 4 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (1.36%) React
8 4 (1.36%) REST
8 4 (1.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (18.98%) Private Cloud
2 50 (16.95%) Data Centre
3 18 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.41%) Clustering
4 13 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.05%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.71%) Replication
7 7 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.36%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.36%) FlexPod
10 4 (1.36%) PKI
11 3 (1.02%) BYOD
11 3 (1.02%) Life Science
11 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.02%) User Experience
12 2 (0.68%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 213 (72.20%) Windows
2 157 (53.22%) Windows Server
3 139 (47.12%) Linux
4 51 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (15.25%) Windows 10
6 35 (11.86%) Windows 7
7 33 (11.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (9.83%) Windows 8
9 27 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (6.44%) Unix
11 18 (6.10%) Ubuntu
12 14 (4.75%) CentOS
13 12 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (3.73%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.36%) Android
16 3 (1.02%) AIX
16 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
16 3 (1.02%) DC/OS
16 3 (1.02%) Debian
17 2 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (33.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 63 (21.36%) ITIL
3 45 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (14.92%) Migration
4 44 (14.92%) Problem Management
4 44 (14.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 39 (13.22%) DevOps
6 38 (12.88%) Service Management
7 37 (12.54%) Incident Management
7 37 (12.54%) Logistics
8 28 (9.49%) Open Source
9 27 (9.15%) Presales
10 26 (8.81%) Configuration Management
11 24 (8.14%) Scrum
12 20 (6.78%) Virtual Environments
13 19 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (5.76%) Service Delivery
15 16 (5.42%) Project Management
16 14 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (4.75%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.25%) PowerShell
2 44 (14.92%) SQL
3 39 (13.22%) Python
4 25 (8.47%) Java
5 23 (7.80%) Bash Shell
6 21 (7.12%) JavaScript
6 21 (7.12%) Ruby
7 18 (6.10%) C#
8 12 (4.07%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.71%) C++
9 8 (2.71%) Perl
10 7 (2.37%) VB
11 6 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.69%) PHP
12 5 (1.69%) VBScript
13 4 (1.36%) Go
13 4 (1.36%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.02%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.02%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (10.51%) Degree
2 25 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (6.44%) MCSE
5 18 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (4.07%) CCIE
7 11 (3.73%) Security Cleared
8 10 (3.39%) MCSA
9 9 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (2.71%) CCNP
10 8 (2.71%) DV Cleared
10 8 (2.71%) MCSD
11 6 (2.03%) CCDP
11 6 (2.03%) MCITP
11 6 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.69%) CCNA
12 5 (1.69%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.36%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 4 (1.36%) ISEB
13 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.47%) SLA
2 12 (4.07%) QA
3 9 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.02%) COBIT
5 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.68%) GDPR
6 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.34%) GAMP
7 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 161 (54.58%) Active Directory
2 112 (37.97%) Hyper-V
3 49 (16.61%) VMware ESXi
4 26 (8.81%) Docker
5 25 (8.47%) XenApp
5 25 (8.47%) XenDesktop
6 19 (6.44%) vSphere
7 18 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (3.73%) KVM
9 7 (2.37%) Samba
10 6 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (2.03%) Terminal Server
10 6 (2.03%) VMware NSX
10 6 (2.03%) Xen
11 5 (1.69%) oVirt
12 4 (1.36%) Firmware
12 4 (1.36%) vCloud
12 4 (1.36%) VirtualBox
12 4 (1.36%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (13.90%) vCenter Server
2 37 (12.54%) Ansible
3 32 (10.85%) Puppet
4 27 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (6.78%) SCCM
6 14 (4.75%) Kubernetes
7 13 (4.41%) Terraform
8 10 (3.39%) Nagios
9 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (3.05%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (2.71%) SCOM
10 8 (2.71%) WSUS
11 7 (2.37%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (2.37%) NetBackup
11 7 (2.37%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 6 (2.03%) CASB
12 6 (2.03%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (2.03%) Grafana
12 6 (2.03%) Icinga
13 5 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 295 (100.00%) VMware
2 168 (56.95%) Microsoft
3 66 (22.37%) Cisco
4 61 (20.68%) Citrix
5 39 (13.22%) Oracle
5 39 (13.22%) ServiceNow
6 38 (12.88%) BMC
7 31 (10.51%) Red Hat
8 17 (5.76%) EMC
9 16 (5.42%) F5
9 16 (5.42%) HP
9 16 (5.42%) NetApp
10 15 (5.08%) CheckPoint
10 15 (5.08%) SAP
11 14 (4.75%) Symantec
12 13 (4.41%) Google
12 13 (4.41%) SolarWinds
13 11 (3.73%) Aruba
13 11 (3.73%) Dell
13 11 (3.73%) Juniper