Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 75 89
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14 -55
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 152 224 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.05% 3.97% 3.19%
As % of the System Software category 21.62% 22.76% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 133 182 162
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £73,125
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 703 984 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.12% 17.45% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 542 777 745
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,300 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 2020. 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 -2 76 £60,000 +41.18% 29
Slough +18 17 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Bracknell +4 14 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Ascot -4 10 £36,134 -19.25%
Newbury +23 8 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Windsor +10 7 £75,000 +127.27%
Wokingham -2 7 £57,500 -2.13%
Hungerford - 1 £34,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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.

1 152 (100.00%) VMware
2 93 (61.18%) Windows
3 83 (54.61%) Microsoft
4 70 (46.05%) Windows Server
5 60 (39.47%) Active Directory
6 58 (38.16%) Data Centre
7 53 (34.87%) Hyper-V
8 52 (34.21%) Office 365
9 49 (32.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 47 (30.92%) Azure
11 45 (29.61%) Linux
12 41 (26.97%) AWS
13 33 (21.71%) SQL Server
14 31 (20.39%) Cisco
15 30 (19.74%) SQL
16 29 (19.08%) EMC
17 28 (18.42%) Citrix
17 28 (18.42%) Firewall
18 26 (17.11%) SCCM
18 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (17.11%) SaaS
19 25 (16.45%) Migration
19 25 (16.45%) DNS
20 24 (15.79%) IaaS
21 23 (15.13%) PaaS
21 23 (15.13%) HP
21 23 (15.13%) Security Cleared
22 22 (14.47%) MS Exchange
22 22 (14.47%) DHCP
22 22 (14.47%) Azure Active Directory

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 22 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.24%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (5.92%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.95%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.29%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.97%) Confluence
7 3 (1.97%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.66%) IIS
8 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 52 (34.21%) Office 365
2 47 (30.92%) Azure
3 41 (26.97%) AWS
4 26 (17.11%) SaaS
5 24 (15.79%) IaaS
6 23 (15.13%) PaaS
7 22 (14.47%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.97%) GCP
9 3 (1.97%) Google Drive
10 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.66%) AtomSphere
11 1 (0.66%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.42%) Firewall
2 25 (16.45%) DNS
3 22 (14.47%) DHCP
4 19 (12.50%) SAN
5 16 (10.53%) VoIP
6 15 (9.87%) VPN
7 14 (9.21%) VLAN
8 12 (7.89%) NAS
9 8 (5.26%) Wireless
10 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
10 7 (4.61%) WAN
11 6 (3.95%) Unified Communications
11 6 (3.95%) Wireless Security
12 4 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.63%) LAN
12 4 (2.63%) OSPF
12 4 (2.63%) Skype
12 4 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.97%) SMTP
13 3 (1.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.95%) MySQL
3 6 (3.95%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.97%) Big Data
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) DbUnit
1 4 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.63%) JIRA
1 4 (2.63%) jMock
1 4 (2.63%) JUnit
1 4 (2.63%) Maven
1 4 (2.63%) Mockito
1 4 (2.63%) SonarQube
2 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.66%) Selenium
General
1 15 (9.87%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.58%) German Language
3 10 (6.58%) Retail
4 6 (3.95%) Banking
4 6 (3.95%) Italian Language
4 6 (3.95%) Marketing
5 5 (3.29%) Military
5 5 (3.29%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.63%) Electronics
7 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
8 1 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.66%) Local Government
8 1 (0.66%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 40 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (19.08%) Architect
3 16 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (9.21%) Server Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Field Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Senior Field Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Consultant
8 8 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.61%) IT Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) IT Support
10 5 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.29%) Administrator
10 5 (3.29%) Analyst
10 5 (3.29%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.29%) Network Architect
10 5 (3.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.89%) Web Services
2 9 (5.92%) REST
2 9 (5.92%) SOAP
2 9 (5.92%) XML
3 5 (3.29%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (2.63%) Apache Camel
4 4 (2.63%) J2EE
4 4 (2.63%) Kafka
4 4 (2.63%) LDAP
4 4 (2.63%) PowerMock
4 4 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (2.63%) RESTful
4 4 (2.63%) Spring
5 3 (1.97%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.66%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.66%) JMS
6 1 (0.66%) JSON
6 1 (0.66%) LAMP
6 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 58 (38.16%) Data Centre
2 22 (14.47%) Private Cloud
3 14 (9.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (5.26%) NHS
5 7 (4.61%) Clustering
6 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.63%) Life Science
8 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.97%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.66%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.66%) PKI
10 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.66%) User Experience
10 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 93 (61.18%) Windows
2 70 (46.05%) Windows Server
3 45 (29.61%) Linux
4 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.63%) CentOS
10 3 (1.97%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.97%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.97%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.32%) Android
11 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.32%) VMS
12 1 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.66%) Debian
12 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 25 (16.45%) Migration
3 20 (13.16%) ITIL
4 18 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.84%) Service Delivery
5 17 (11.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 16 (10.53%) Server Management
7 14 (9.21%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (9.21%) IT Strategy
7 14 (9.21%) People Management
7 14 (9.21%) Proactive Management
7 14 (9.21%) Storage Management
7 14 (9.21%) Validation
8 10 (6.58%) Service Design
9 8 (5.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 8 (5.26%) Presales
9 8 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (5.26%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.74%) SQL
2 21 (13.82%) Python
3 16 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.87%) PHP
5 13 (8.55%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.89%) Java
7 4 (2.63%) Perl
7 4 (2.63%) Ruby
8 3 (1.97%) ABAP
9 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.32%) VBScript
10 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (15.13%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.82%) DV Cleared
3 20 (13.16%) Degree
3 20 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (8.55%) MCSA
5 13 (8.55%) MCSE
6 11 (7.24%) AWS Certification
7 7 (4.61%) CCIE
7 7 (4.61%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 7 (4.61%) CCNA
8 6 (3.95%) CCIE Service Provider
9 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.63%) CCDP
10 4 (2.63%) CCNP
11 3 (1.97%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.97%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.97%) MCP
12 1 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) GDPR
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.66%) NIST
2 1 (0.66%) PMO
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 53 (34.87%) Hyper-V
3 12 (7.89%) vSphere
4 9 (5.92%) Docker
5 7 (4.61%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (4.61%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (4.61%) XenApp
6 5 (3.29%) VMware NSX
7 4 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.63%) Xen
7 4 (2.63%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.66%) NFS
9 1 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (17.11%) SCCM
2 20 (13.16%) NetBackup
3 17 (11.18%) SCOM
3 17 (11.18%) WSUS
4 15 (9.87%) SCVMM
5 14 (9.21%) EMC NetWorker
6 9 (5.92%) Ansible
7 7 (4.61%) Grafana
7 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (3.29%) Puppet
9 4 (2.63%) Kubernetes
9 4 (2.63%) Terraform
10 3 (1.97%) Graylog
10 3 (1.97%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (1.97%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.97%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.66%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.66%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.66%) SCSM
Vendors
1 152 (100.00%) VMware
2 83 (54.61%) Microsoft
3 31 (20.39%) Cisco
4 29 (19.08%) EMC
5 28 (18.42%) Citrix
6 23 (15.13%) HP
7 17 (11.18%) Symantec
8 13 (8.55%) NetApp
9 11 (7.24%) Oracle
10 10 (6.58%) Dell
11 7 (4.61%) Atlassian
11 7 (4.61%) SAP
11 7 (4.61%) Veeam
12 5 (3.29%) Google
12 5 (3.29%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.63%) Ivanti
13 4 (2.63%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.97%) Barracuda Networks
14 3 (1.97%) NETGEAR
14 3 (1.97%) SonicWALL