Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 66 47
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 299 266 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.33% 3.97% 5.17%
As % of the System Software category 25.49% 24.88% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 214 259 416
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,625
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.53% - -

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 1,173 1,069 1,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.98% 15.96% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 899 894 1,249
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +10.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,200
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Maidenhead +23 95 £60,000 +9.09%
Reading -35 55 £44,471 -11.06% 16
Bracknell +18 54 £52,500 +19.32% 5
Slough +21 26 £42,500 - 3
Wokingham -8 18 £62,500 +71.23%
Newbury -8 17 £40,000 +25.00% 2
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 299 (100.00%) VMware
2 178 (59.53%) Windows
3 170 (56.86%) Microsoft
4 137 (45.82%) Hyper-V
5 127 (42.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 127 (42.47%) Windows Server
6 113 (37.79%) WAN
7 104 (34.78%) Active Directory
8 98 (32.78%) Firewall
9 95 (31.77%) Linux
10 90 (30.10%) Oracle
11 88 (29.43%) SQL Server
12 86 (28.76%) LAN
13 84 (28.09%) Amazon AWS
14 83 (27.76%) ITIL
15 68 (22.74%) Cisco
16 64 (21.40%) Microsoft Certification
17 60 (20.07%) PowerShell
18 53 (17.73%) DNS
19 52 (17.39%) Data Centre
20 51 (17.06%) Windows Server 2012
21 50 (16.72%) Strategic Thinking
22 48 (16.05%) Middleware
23 47 (15.72%) Open Source
23 47 (15.72%) Presales
24 46 (15.38%) Migration
25 44 (14.72%) DHCP
26 42 (14.05%) Python
26 42 (14.05%) HP
26 42 (14.05%) Disaster Recovery

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 38 (12.71%) IIS
2 26 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 18 (6.02%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (3.34%) Apache
6 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.67%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.67%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.00%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.67%) Confluence
10 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 22 (7.36%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 127 (42.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (28.09%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (13.04%) Office 365
4 34 (11.37%) IBM Cloud
5 32 (10.70%) Bluemix
6 12 (4.01%) SaaS
7 9 (3.01%) PaaS
8 8 (2.68%) IaaS
9 6 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.67%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.34%) Datadog
11 4 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.00%) GitHub
12 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.67%) Amazon Glacier
13 2 (0.67%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 113 (37.79%) WAN
2 98 (32.78%) Firewall
3 86 (28.76%) LAN
4 53 (17.73%) DNS
5 44 (14.72%) DHCP
6 38 (12.71%) SAN
7 26 (8.70%) Network Security
7 26 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 23 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 22 (7.36%) Cisco ISE
10 21 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (7.02%) Wireless
11 18 (6.02%) VPN
12 13 (4.35%) VLAN
13 12 (4.01%) BGP
13 12 (4.01%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (4.01%) NAS
14 11 (3.68%) OSPF
14 11 (3.68%) Wireshark
15 9 (3.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (29.43%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.70%) Oracle Database
3 22 (7.36%) Big Data
4 14 (4.68%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.34%) MySQL
6 7 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.67%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.34%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (6.69%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.02%) JIRA
3 12 (4.01%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (2.34%) Ant
5 7 (2.34%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.34%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.00%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.67%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.67%) Spinnaker
8 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.33%) Selenium
9 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 28 (9.36%) Publishing
2 25 (8.36%) Finance
3 14 (4.68%) German Language
4 11 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.01%) Legal
6 5 (1.67%) Advertising
6 5 (1.67%) Marketing
7 4 (1.34%) Electronics
7 4 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.00%) Back Office
8 3 (1.00%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.67%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 72 (24.08%) Architect
2 35 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (10.03%) Consultant
4 29 (9.70%) Cloud Architect
5 28 (9.36%) Administrator
6 22 (7.36%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (6.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 19 (6.35%) Cloud Administrator
8 19 (6.35%) Network Architect
9 18 (6.02%) Data Centre Architect
9 18 (6.02%) Virtualisation Architect
10 16 (5.35%) Network Security Architect
10 16 (5.35%) Presales Solution Architect
10 16 (5.35%) Security Architect
10 16 (5.35%) Security Solutions Architect
11 15 (5.02%) Support Engineer
11 15 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (4.68%) Implementation Consultant
12 14 (4.68%) Network Engineer
12 14 (4.68%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.05%) Middleware
2 18 (6.02%) .NET
3 16 (5.35%) JSON
4 12 (4.01%) Gherkin
5 9 (3.01%) Web Services
6 7 (2.34%) WCF
7 6 (2.01%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (2.01%) HTML
8 3 (1.00%) 802.1X
8 3 (1.00%) libvirt
9 2 (0.67%) Kafka
9 2 (0.67%) LAMP
9 2 (0.67%) LDAP
9 2 (0.67%) Node.js
10 1 (0.33%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.33%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 33 (11.04%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (8.03%) Public Cloud
4 21 (7.02%) Private Cloud
5 18 (6.02%) IBM Mainframe
5 18 (6.02%) Mainframe
6 16 (5.35%) FlexPod
7 14 (4.68%) Life Science
8 12 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (2.34%) Clustering
10 7 (2.34%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (1.00%) NHS
13 3 (1.00%) PKI
13 3 (1.00%) Replication
13 3 (1.00%) Robotics
14 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 178 (59.53%) Windows
2 127 (42.47%) Windows Server
3 95 (31.77%) Linux
4 51 (17.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (14.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 22 (7.36%) Ubuntu
8 21 (7.02%) Windows 10
9 18 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (6.02%) Windows 8
10 14 (4.68%) Unix
11 10 (3.34%) CentOS
12 4 (1.34%) Debian
12 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.00%) DC/OS
13 3 (1.00%) VMS
14 2 (0.67%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (27.76%) ITIL
2 50 (16.72%) Strategic Thinking
3 47 (15.72%) Open Source
3 47 (15.72%) Presales
4 46 (15.38%) Migration
5 42 (14.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 36 (12.04%) Scrum
7 34 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (11.37%) Converged Infrastructure
8 28 (9.36%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (9.36%) Requirements Management
9 27 (9.03%) Configuration Management
9 27 (9.03%) DevOps
9 27 (9.03%) Problem Management
10 25 (8.36%) Test Automation
11 24 (8.03%) Analytics
12 23 (7.69%) Data Analytics
13 21 (7.02%) ITIL V3
13 21 (7.02%) Project Management
14 20 (6.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 60 (20.07%) PowerShell
2 42 (14.05%) Python
3 28 (9.36%) SQL
4 24 (8.03%) Bash Shell
5 16 (5.35%) JavaScript
5 16 (5.35%) Ruby
6 13 (4.35%) C#
7 7 (2.34%) Perl
8 6 (2.01%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.67%) C++
9 5 (1.67%) Java
10 4 (1.34%) PHP
11 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (21.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (13.38%) MCSE
3 34 (11.37%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (10.70%) MCSA
5 28 (9.36%) MCSD
6 25 (8.36%) CCIE
7 22 (7.36%) CCNP
8 17 (5.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (5.35%) CCDP
9 16 (5.35%) Degree
10 10 (3.34%) ISEB
11 9 (3.01%) Security Cleared
12 6 (2.01%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 6 (2.01%) CCIE Security
12 6 (2.01%) VCP6
13 5 (1.67%) CCNA
13 5 (1.67%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.34%) MCITP
15 3 (1.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (5.69%) QA
3 16 (5.35%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (2.68%) GAMP
5 6 (2.01%) SLA
System Software
1 137 (45.82%) Hyper-V
2 104 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 39 (13.04%) VMware NSX
4 35 (11.71%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (8.03%) vSphere
6 22 (7.36%) Docker
6 22 (7.36%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (7.02%) NFS
8 10 (3.34%) KVM
9 8 (2.68%) XenApp
9 8 (2.68%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.67%) Terminal Server
10 5 (1.67%) vCloud
11 4 (1.34%) VirtualBox
12 3 (1.00%) UAG
12 3 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.67%) Samba
13 2 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.33%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 36 (12.04%) vCenter Server
2 32 (10.70%) Ansible
3 22 (7.36%) Puppet
4 20 (6.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 17 (5.69%) Cisco Prime
6 16 (5.35%) CASB
7 13 (4.35%) Kubernetes
8 9 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (2.68%) NetBackup
9 8 (2.68%) Terraform
10 7 (2.34%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 6 (2.01%) Nagios
12 5 (1.67%) Backup Exec
12 5 (1.67%) Grafana
12 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (1.67%) SCCM
12 5 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (1.67%) vRealize
13 4 (1.34%) Graphite
13 4 (1.34%) Icinga
Vendors
1 299 (100.00%) VMware
2 170 (56.86%) Microsoft
3 90 (30.10%) Oracle
4 68 (22.74%) Cisco
5 42 (14.05%) HP
6 30 (10.03%) Veeam
7 29 (9.70%) CheckPoint
8 26 (8.70%) IBM
9 25 (8.36%) SolarWinds
10 24 (8.03%) Aruba
10 24 (8.03%) Citrix
10 24 (8.03%) CommVault
11 23 (7.69%) Juniper
12 22 (7.36%) Infoblox
12 22 (7.36%) Sophos
13 21 (7.02%) Palo Alto
14 19 (6.35%) F5
15 18 (6.02%) Fortinet
15 18 (6.02%) McAfee
15 18 (6.02%) Meraki