Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 33 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 486 420 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.39% 6.51% 9.91%
As % of the Vendors category 14.77% 13.17% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 393 367 808
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £29,525
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +3.66%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,290 3,190 4,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.05% 49.43% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,535 2,484 3,607
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Berkshire

VMware
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in Berkshire.

Salary trend for VMware in Berkshire

VMware
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Berkshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in Berkshire

VMware
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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 -10 125 £45,000 -14.29% 27
Maidenhead +12 99 £60,000 +6.67% 2
Bracknell +6 69 £52,500 +16.67% 7
Slough +10 66 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Newbury +9 34 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Wokingham +6 32 £50,000 +35.14% 3
Crowthorne - 2 £22,000 - 1
Thatcham +4 1 £41,000 +41.38%
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 325 (66.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 318 (65.43%) Windows
3 217 (44.65%) Windows Server
4 207 (42.59%) Microsoft
5 205 (42.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 194 (39.92%) Active Directory
7 186 (38.27%) Linux
8 163 (33.54%) Hyper-V
9 134 (27.57%) Amazon AWS
10 128 (26.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 127 (26.13%) Cisco
12 111 (22.84%) ITIL
13 109 (22.43%) Firewall
13 109 (22.43%) Data Centre
14 105 (21.60%) WAN
15 99 (20.37%) SQL Server
16 96 (19.75%) DNS
17 91 (18.72%) DHCP
18 87 (17.90%) Citrix
19 84 (17.28%) LAN
20 75 (15.43%) PowerShell
21 73 (15.02%) Presales
22 71 (14.61%) Office 365
23 70 (14.40%) DevOps
24 67 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
25 66 (13.58%) Oracle
25 66 (13.58%) IIS
25 66 (13.58%) SAN
26 62 (12.76%) SQL
27 56 (11.52%) Migration

VMware
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 66 (13.58%) IIS
2 48 (9.88%) MS Exchange
3 16 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.09%) Apache
5 13 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (2.67%) OpenStack
5 13 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.26%) Skype for Business
8 10 (2.06%) JBoss
8 10 (2.06%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (1.44%) Confluence
9 7 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.62%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) TRIRIGA
2 3 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) Lorenzo
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 205 (42.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 134 (27.57%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (14.61%) Office 365
4 23 (4.73%) IBM Cloud
5 21 (4.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (4.12%) PaaS
7 14 (2.88%) IaaS
8 13 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 12 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (2.26%) Akamai
10 11 (2.26%) Amazon S3
11 10 (2.06%) SaaS
12 9 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (1.85%) Amazon Glacier
12 9 (1.85%) GitHub
12 9 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (1.03%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.62%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 109 (22.43%) Firewall
2 105 (21.60%) WAN
3 96 (19.75%) DNS
4 91 (18.72%) DHCP
5 84 (17.28%) LAN
6 66 (13.58%) SAN
7 51 (10.49%) VPN
8 39 (8.02%) TCP/IP
9 36 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (6.58%) Wireless
11 26 (5.35%) NAS
12 25 (5.14%) Network Security
13 22 (4.53%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
15 17 (3.50%) NetScaler
16 16 (3.29%) VLAN
17 15 (3.09%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (3.09%) iSCSI
18 13 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
19 11 (2.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.12%) Oracle Database
3 17 (3.50%) MySQL
3 17 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (2.67%) Big Data
5 12 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.03%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.03%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.62%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (5.97%) Jenkins
2 19 (3.91%) JIRA
3 12 (2.47%) Cucumber
4 9 (1.85%) Subversion
5 7 (1.44%) Ant
5 7 (1.44%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.23%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.03%) GitLab
7 5 (1.03%) Maven
7 5 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (1.03%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.82%) MSI
8 4 (0.82%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.21%) AdminStudio
10 1 (0.21%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.21%) Spinnaker
General
1 52 (10.70%) Finance
2 34 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.56%) German Language
4 24 (4.94%) Banking
5 18 (3.70%) Retail
6 16 (3.29%) Italian Language
6 16 (3.29%) Publishing
7 11 (2.26%) Marketing
8 10 (2.06%) Advertising
9 8 (1.65%) Legal
9 8 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.23%) Electronics
11 5 (1.03%) Back Office
11 5 (1.03%) French Language
11 5 (1.03%) Portuguese Language
11 5 (1.03%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.41%) Billing
12 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.21%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 105 (21.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 71 (14.61%) Architect
3 46 (9.47%) Support Engineer
4 44 (9.05%) Consultant
5 37 (7.61%) Cloud Architect
6 34 (7.00%) IT Engineer
6 34 (7.00%) Linux Engineer
7 32 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 32 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (4.94%) Network Engineer
9 23 (4.73%) Administrator
10 22 (4.53%) Technical Architect
11 21 (4.32%) IT Support
11 21 (4.32%) Technical Consultant
12 20 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
13 19 (3.91%) IT Manager
14 18 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
15 17 (3.50%) Analyst
15 17 (3.50%) Operations Engineer
15 17 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.35%) Middleware
2 25 (5.14%) .NET
3 12 (2.47%) Gherkin
3 12 (2.47%) JSON
4 11 (2.26%) CSS
5 8 (1.65%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (1.65%) WCF
5 8 (1.65%) Web Services
6 6 (1.23%) HTML
7 5 (1.03%) Spring Boot
8 3 (0.62%) 802.1X
8 3 (0.62%) LAMP
9 2 (0.41%) Kafka
9 2 (0.41%) LDAP
9 2 (0.41%) libvirt
9 2 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.21%) Servlets
10 1 (0.21%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 109 (22.43%) Data Centre
2 37 (7.61%) Private Cloud
3 36 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (3.29%) Clustering
5 16 (3.29%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.67%) EMC VMAX
6 13 (2.67%) FlexPod
7 12 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (2.47%) Life Science
7 12 (2.47%) NHS
8 10 (2.06%) IBM Mainframe
8 10 (2.06%) Mainframe
8 10 (2.06%) Replication
9 8 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.44%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.82%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 318 (65.43%) Windows
2 217 (44.65%) Windows Server
3 186 (38.27%) Linux
4 67 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 44 (9.05%) Windows 7
7 43 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (8.44%) Windows 8
9 32 (6.58%) Ubuntu
10 29 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (3.91%) Unix
12 15 (3.09%) CentOS
13 9 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (1.23%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.82%) DC/OS
15 4 (0.82%) Debian
15 4 (0.82%) VMS
16 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.41%) Kali Linux
18 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (26.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 111 (22.84%) ITIL
3 73 (15.02%) Presales
4 70 (14.40%) DevOps
5 56 (11.52%) Migration
6 47 (9.67%) Open Source
7 43 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (7.82%) Change Control
9 37 (7.61%) Problem Management
9 37 (7.61%) Scrum
10 36 (7.41%) Logistics
11 32 (6.58%) Configuration Management
12 29 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (5.97%) ITIL V3
12 29 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
13 28 (5.76%) Network Design
13 28 (5.76%) Service Management
14 26 (5.35%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (5.35%) Strategic Thinking
15 24 (4.94%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.43%) PowerShell
2 62 (12.76%) SQL
3 44 (9.05%) Python
4 32 (6.58%) Bash Shell
5 20 (4.12%) C#
5 20 (4.12%) Java
6 18 (3.70%) Ruby
7 16 (3.29%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.67%) Perl
9 10 (2.06%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.85%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.44%) C++
12 6 (1.23%) PHP
13 5 (1.03%) VBScript
14 4 (0.82%) VB
15 1 (0.21%) C
15 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (9.67%) Degree
3 44 (9.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 43 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (8.85%) MCSE
5 32 (6.58%) CCIE
6 27 (5.56%) MCSA
7 20 (4.12%) CCNP
8 19 (3.91%) CCNA
9 18 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 16 (3.29%) MCSD
11 13 (2.67%) CCDP
11 13 (2.67%) CCIE Data Center
11 13 (2.67%) EMC Certification
11 13 (2.67%) VCAP
12 12 (2.47%) CCIE Service Provider
12 12 (2.47%) VCDX
13 10 (2.06%) ISEB
14 9 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.76%) SLA
2 18 (3.70%) QA
3 16 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (3.09%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (1.65%) GAMP
6 6 (1.23%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.03%) GDPR
8 3 (0.62%) COBIT
9 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.21%) ECSS
10 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 325 (66.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 194 (39.92%) Active Directory
3 163 (33.54%) Hyper-V
4 55 (11.32%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (7.41%) VMware NSX
6 35 (7.20%) XenApp
7 31 (6.38%) vSphere
7 31 (6.38%) XenDesktop
8 29 (5.97%) Docker
9 24 (4.94%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (2.47%) KVM
10 12 (2.47%) NFS
11 9 (1.85%) Samba
12 8 (1.65%) Terminal Server
13 7 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (1.23%) vCloud
14 6 (1.23%) XenServer
15 5 (1.03%) oVirt
16 4 (0.82%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (9.67%) vCenter Server
2 42 (8.64%) Ansible
3 35 (7.20%) Puppet
4 29 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (5.14%) Cisco Prime
6 23 (4.73%) SCCM
7 14 (2.88%) Kubernetes
7 14 (2.88%) SCOM
8 13 (2.67%) CASB
9 12 (2.47%) Microsoft Clustering
9 12 (2.47%) Terraform
10 11 (2.26%) Cisco CME
10 11 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 11 (2.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 10 (2.06%) NetBackup
12 9 (1.85%) Grafana
12 9 (1.85%) Nagios
13 7 (1.44%) Graylog
13 7 (1.44%) Icinga
13 7 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 207 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 127 (26.13%) Cisco
3 87 (17.90%) Citrix
4 66 (13.58%) Oracle
5 47 (9.67%) EMC
5 47 (9.67%) HP
6 45 (9.26%) F5
7 39 (8.02%) CheckPoint
8 36 (7.41%) Red Hat
9 34 (7.00%) NetApp
10 31 (6.38%) Dell
10 31 (6.38%) Palo Alto
11 30 (6.17%) ServiceNow
11 30 (6.17%) SolarWinds
12 26 (5.35%) BMC
13 25 (5.14%) Aruba
14 24 (4.94%) Juniper
15 21 (4.32%) Google
15 21 (4.32%) Splunk
15 21 (4.32%) Veeam