Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 30 55
Rank change year-on-year -62 +25 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 188 573 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.96% 6.60% 4.52%
As % of the System Software category 22.73% 44.42% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 166 479 418
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +1.52% +15.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,000 £28,850
90th Percentile £64,375 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -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 827 1290 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.00% 14.85% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 728 1087 1171
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.73% +19.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £23,279
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -62 65 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Bracknell -33 24 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Slough -20 22 £45,000 +12.50%
Newbury -21 21 £25,000 -35.06% 1
Maidenhead +18 13 £50,000 - 1
Wokingham +7 10 £46,250 +48.00%
Thatcham - 2 £29,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 188 (100.00%) VMware
2 106 (56.38%) Windows
3 91 (48.40%) Microsoft
4 90 (47.87%) Active Directory
5 79 (42.02%) Linux
6 77 (40.96%) Hyper-V
7 75 (39.89%) Windows Server
8 66 (35.11%) Cisco
9 63 (33.51%) Firewall
10 61 (32.45%) SQL Server
11 60 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
12 51 (27.13%) TCP/IP
13 44 (23.40%) DNS
13 44 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
14 40 (21.28%) ITIL
15 38 (20.21%) Red Hat
15 38 (20.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 38 (20.21%) Presales
16 37 (19.68%) VPN
17 33 (17.55%) WAN
17 33 (17.55%) Office 365
18 32 (17.02%) Data Centre
18 32 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (17.02%) Python
18 32 (17.02%) IIS
19 31 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
19 31 (16.49%) Virtual Machines
20 29 (15.43%) Cisco ASA
21 28 (14.89%) Finance
21 28 (14.89%) SQL

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 32 (17.02%) IIS
2 28 (14.89%) MS Exchange
3 22 (11.70%) Apache
4 13 (6.91%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.79%) OpenStack
6 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.72%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.66%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.13%) Confluence
10 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.53%) Drupal
12 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (9.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 60 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (17.55%) Office 365
4 17 (9.04%) PaaS
4 17 (9.04%) SaaS
5 10 (5.32%) IaaS
6 9 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (4.26%) Mimecast
8 4 (2.13%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.06%) Route 53
9 2 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.53%) G Suite
10 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 63 (33.51%) Firewall
2 51 (27.13%) TCP/IP
3 44 (23.40%) DNS
4 37 (19.68%) VPN
5 33 (17.55%) WAN
6 29 (15.43%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (14.36%) LAN
7 27 (14.36%) VLAN
8 26 (13.83%) DHCP
9 22 (11.70%) SAN
10 19 (10.11%) MPLS
11 18 (9.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (9.57%) Internet
11 18 (9.57%) IPsec
12 15 (7.98%) BGP
13 13 (6.91%) OSPF
14 10 (5.32%) Intranet
15 9 (4.79%) EIGRP
15 9 (4.79%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (4.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (32.45%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.23%) MySQL
3 20 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (6.91%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.72%) Redis
9 6 (3.19%) DB2
10 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.13%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (1.06%) SQLite
13 1 (0.53%) Informix
13 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.72%) TeamCity
2 4 (2.13%) JIRA
3 3 (1.60%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (14.89%) Finance
2 19 (10.11%) Telecoms
3 17 (9.04%) Marketing
4 16 (8.51%) Electronics
4 16 (8.51%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.26%) Back Office
6 5 (2.66%) Legal
6 5 (2.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (19.15%) Administrator
2 35 (18.62%) Analyst
3 30 (15.96%) Support Engineer
4 26 (13.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (13.83%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (11.70%) Support Analyst
6 16 (8.51%) Architect
6 16 (8.51%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (8.51%) Technical Support
7 15 (7.98%) Consultant
7 15 (7.98%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (7.45%) IT Support
8 14 (7.45%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (5.85%) DevOps Administrator
9 11 (5.85%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 11 (5.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (5.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (5.85%) Technical Support Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) IT Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.32%) WCF
2 9 (4.79%) .NET
3 5 (2.66%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.66%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.66%) HTML
3 5 (2.66%) Node.js
4 4 (2.13%) REST
5 3 (1.60%) JSON
5 3 (1.60%) Middleware
5 3 (1.60%) Web Services
6 2 (1.06%) Java EE
6 2 (1.06%) LAMP
6 2 (1.06%) SOAP
6 2 (1.06%) WSDL
6 2 (1.06%) XSD
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.02%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.32%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (4.79%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.26%) Clustering
4 8 (4.26%) PDA
5 7 (3.72%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.66%) Replication
6 5 (2.66%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.13%) Life Science
7 4 (2.13%) PKI
8 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.06%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.06%) NHS
8 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 106 (56.38%) Windows
2 79 (42.02%) Linux
3 75 (39.89%) Windows Server
4 38 (20.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (12.23%) Windows 10
7 20 (10.64%) CentOS
8 18 (9.57%) Unix
9 15 (7.98%) Ubuntu
10 14 (7.45%) Windows 7
10 14 (7.45%) Windows 8
10 14 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.13%) Debian
12 3 (1.60%) Kali Linux
13 2 (1.06%) AIX
13 2 (1.06%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.28%) ITIL
2 38 (20.21%) Presales
3 23 (12.23%) DevOps
4 18 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (9.04%) Migration
6 16 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (8.51%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (8.51%) Programme Management
6 16 (8.51%) Project Management
7 14 (7.45%) Mentoring
7 14 (7.45%) System Testing
8 13 (6.91%) Load Balancing
9 12 (6.38%) Open Source
10 11 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (5.32%) Time Management
11 10 (5.32%) Validation
12 9 (4.79%) B2B
12 9 (4.79%) Process Management
13 8 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.02%) Python
2 28 (14.89%) SQL
3 27 (14.36%) PowerShell
4 25 (13.30%) Perl
5 16 (8.51%) Bash Shell
6 11 (5.85%) Java
6 11 (5.85%) Ruby
7 8 (4.26%) PHP
8 4 (2.13%) C
8 4 (2.13%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.53%) C++
9 1 (0.53%) Go
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (12.77%) Degree
3 15 (7.98%) CCNA
4 13 (6.91%) CCNP
4 13 (6.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (5.85%) Security Cleared
6 10 (5.32%) CCIE
6 10 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (4.79%) MCSE
7 9 (4.79%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.13%) CCSP
8 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.13%) JNCIA
8 4 (2.13%) MCP
8 4 (2.13%) VCAP
8 4 (2.13%) VCDX
9 2 (1.06%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.06%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.53%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.66%) SLA
3 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (1.06%) COBIT
4 2 (1.06%) GAMP
4 2 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 90 (47.87%) Active Directory
2 77 (40.96%) Hyper-V
3 31 (16.49%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (13.83%) vSphere
5 18 (9.57%) KVM
5 18 (9.57%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (6.38%) Docker
6 12 (6.38%) XenApp
7 11 (5.85%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (4.26%) Terminal Services
8 8 (4.26%) XenServer
9 7 (3.72%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (3.19%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.60%) Xen
13 2 (1.06%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (1.06%) vCloud
13 2 (1.06%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.53%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.53%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 20 (10.64%) Puppet
2 13 (6.91%) Ansible
2 13 (6.91%) Nagios
3 12 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.32%) NetBackup
5 9 (4.79%) SCCM
5 9 (4.79%) WSUS
6 8 (4.26%) ZABBIX
7 7 (3.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (3.72%) vCenter Server
8 6 (3.19%) Backup Exec
9 5 (2.66%) Kubernetes
10 4 (2.13%) cPanel
10 4 (2.13%) SCOM
11 3 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (1.60%) Nessus
11 3 (1.60%) Nmap
11 3 (1.60%) Plesk
12 2 (1.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 188 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (48.40%) Microsoft
3 66 (35.11%) Cisco
4 38 (20.21%) Red Hat
5 27 (14.36%) Citrix
6 24 (12.77%) F5
7 21 (11.17%) NetApp
7 21 (11.17%) Oracle
8 19 (10.11%) HP
9 17 (9.04%) Juniper
10 16 (8.51%) SAP
11 12 (6.38%) CA
11 12 (6.38%) IBM
12 11 (5.85%) McAfee
12 11 (5.85%) Symantec
13 10 (5.32%) CheckPoint
13 10 (5.32%) Splunk
14 8 (4.26%) Dell
15 6 (3.19%) EMC
15 6 (3.19%) Veeam