Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 39 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 -21 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 428 362 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.74% 5.91% 10.34%
As % of the Vendors category 13.84% 12.81% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 353 318 812
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,350 £26,800
90th Percentile £71,850 £69,125 £71,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +2.41%

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 3,092 2,825 4,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.66% 46.11% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,374 2,168 3,307
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,350 £27,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 17 October 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 17 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 -5 122 £45,750 -8.50% 13
Maidenhead +16 87 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Slough +8 60 £41,250 -2.94% 8
Bracknell -12 57 £52,500 +23.53% 8
Newbury +12 25 £37,500 +53.06% 4
Wokingham +10 22 £41,250 -2.94% 3
Windsor -6 6 £33,000 -60.60% 2
Crowthorne - 6 £22,000 -
Thatcham +9 3 £45,000 +60.71%
Ascot +19 1 £55,000 +46.67% 1
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 308 (71.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 295 (68.93%) Windows
3 210 (49.07%) Windows Server
4 203 (47.43%) Microsoft
5 196 (45.79%) Active Directory
6 187 (43.69%) Linux
7 180 (42.06%) Microsoft Azure
8 147 (34.35%) Hyper-V
9 131 (30.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 114 (26.64%) Amazon AWS
11 111 (25.93%) SQL Server
12 100 (23.36%) Cisco
13 86 (20.09%) ITIL
14 85 (19.86%) Data Centre
15 83 (19.39%) Firewall
16 80 (18.69%) Citrix
17 76 (17.76%) DNS
18 74 (17.29%) Office 365
19 72 (16.82%) DHCP
20 69 (16.12%) IIS
21 63 (14.72%) WAN
21 63 (14.72%) Windows Server 2008
22 62 (14.49%) PowerShell
23 59 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
24 58 (13.55%) Private Cloud
24 58 (13.55%) SQL
25 56 (13.08%) LAN
26 55 (12.85%) Windows 10
27 54 (12.62%) VPN
28 53 (12.38%) Presales

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 69 (16.12%) IIS
2 43 (10.05%) MS Exchange
3 18 (4.21%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.74%) Apache
6 12 (2.80%) Skype for Business
7 10 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.87%) JBoss
9 7 (1.64%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.40%) Confluence
10 6 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.93%) nginx
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (6.07%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.57%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.93%) Scribe Insight
2 4 (0.93%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.23%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 180 (42.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (26.64%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (17.29%) Office 365
4 21 (4.91%) IaaS
5 19 (4.44%) PaaS
6 17 (3.97%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (3.97%) GitHub
7 16 (3.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (3.04%) SaaS
9 12 (2.80%) Amazon S3
10 11 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (2.34%) IBM Cloud
11 10 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (2.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (1.64%) Amazon Glacier
14 6 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (1.17%) Akamai
15 5 (1.17%) OpenShift
15 5 (1.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 83 (19.39%) Firewall
2 76 (17.76%) DNS
3 72 (16.82%) DHCP
4 63 (14.72%) WAN
5 56 (13.08%) LAN
6 54 (12.62%) VPN
7 52 (12.15%) SAN
8 45 (10.51%) TCP/IP
9 26 (6.07%) Wireless
10 22 (5.14%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (4.44%) NAS
12 18 (4.21%) VLAN
13 14 (3.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (3.04%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (3.04%) Network Security
15 12 (2.80%) Skype
16 11 (2.57%) Cisco ISE
16 11 (2.57%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (2.57%) iSCSI
17 10 (2.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.27%) MySQL
3 12 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.57%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (2.34%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.87%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.87%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.17%) Big Data
10 4 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.93%) Power BI
10 4 (0.93%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (6.07%) Jenkins
2 16 (3.74%) JIRA
3 12 (2.80%) Subversion
4 10 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.10%) Cucumber
6 7 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (1.64%) Vagrant
7 6 (1.40%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.17%) GitLab
8 5 (1.17%) Maven
9 4 (0.93%) AdminStudio
9 4 (0.93%) Ant
9 4 (0.93%) MSI
9 4 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.93%) Selenium
10 3 (0.70%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.23%) JMeter
11 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (12.15%) Finance
2 38 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.97%) Banking
4 16 (3.74%) Marketing
5 14 (3.27%) German Language
5 14 (3.27%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.04%) Legal
7 11 (2.57%) Electronics
8 10 (2.34%) Advertising
8 10 (2.34%) Italian Language
8 10 (2.34%) Retail
9 8 (1.87%) Back Office
9 8 (1.87%) Publishing
10 5 (1.17%) French Language
10 5 (1.17%) Portuguese Language
10 5 (1.17%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.47%) Billing
11 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 119 (27.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 56 (13.08%) Support Engineer
3 41 (9.58%) Architect
3 41 (9.58%) IT Engineer
4 38 (8.88%) Linux Engineer
5 33 (7.71%) Consultant
6 25 (5.84%) IT Support
7 24 (5.61%) Cloud Architect
8 23 (5.37%) IT Support Engineer
9 22 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
9 22 (5.14%) VMware Engineer
10 21 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 21 (4.91%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 20 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
12 19 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
12 19 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (4.21%) Virtualisation Engineer
14 17 (3.97%) Network Engineer
14 17 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.37%) .NET
2 13 (3.04%) Web Services
3 10 (2.34%) WCF
4 9 (2.10%) JSON
4 9 (2.10%) Middleware
5 8 (1.87%) HTML
6 6 (1.40%) Gherkin
6 6 (1.40%) XML
7 5 (1.17%) CSS
7 5 (1.17%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (1.17%) Spring Boot
8 4 (0.93%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.93%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (0.93%) J2EE
8 4 (0.93%) jQuery
8 4 (0.93%) React
8 4 (0.93%) REST
8 4 (0.93%) SOAP
8 4 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.86%) Data Centre
2 58 (13.55%) Private Cloud
3 36 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.74%) Clustering
4 16 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.34%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.10%) NHS
8 8 (1.87%) EMC VMAX
8 8 (1.87%) Replication
9 7 (1.64%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.17%) FlexPod
11 5 (1.17%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.17%) PKI
12 4 (0.93%) Life Science
13 3 (0.70%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 295 (68.93%) Windows
2 210 (49.07%) Windows Server
3 187 (43.69%) Linux
4 63 (14.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (12.85%) Windows 10
6 47 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (9.58%) Windows 7
8 36 (8.41%) Windows 8
9 28 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (5.61%) Ubuntu
11 23 (5.37%) Unix
12 15 (3.50%) CentOS
13 12 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (2.57%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.93%) Debian
15 4 (0.93%) SUSE
16 3 (0.70%) AIX
16 3 (0.70%) DC/OS
16 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (30.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 86 (20.09%) ITIL
3 53 (12.38%) DevOps
3 53 (12.38%) Presales
4 48 (11.21%) Migration
5 47 (10.98%) Logistics
5 47 (10.98%) Problem Management
6 45 (10.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 44 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (9.58%) Service Management
9 39 (9.11%) Incident Management
10 30 (7.01%) Open Source
11 29 (6.78%) Configuration Management
12 27 (6.31%) Scrum
13 25 (5.84%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (4.91%) Change Control
14 21 (4.91%) Project Management
15 20 (4.67%) Service Delivery
15 20 (4.67%) Virtual Environments
16 19 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 62 (14.49%) PowerShell
2 58 (13.55%) SQL
3 37 (8.64%) Python
4 25 (5.84%) Bash Shell
5 23 (5.37%) Java
6 20 (4.67%) C#
7 19 (4.44%) Ruby
8 18 (4.21%) JavaScript
9 11 (2.57%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.10%) Perl
11 8 (1.87%) C++
12 7 (1.64%) VB
13 6 (1.40%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.40%) VBScript
14 5 (1.17%) PHP
15 4 (0.93%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.47%) Go
17 1 (0.23%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.23%) C
17 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (10.75%) Degree
2 39 (9.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (7.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (7.48%) MCSE
5 29 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (5.37%) MCSA
7 21 (4.91%) CCIE
8 16 (3.74%) Security Cleared
9 12 (2.80%) CCNA
10 11 (2.57%) CCNP
10 11 (2.57%) DV Cleared
11 10 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (2.10%) MCSD
13 8 (1.87%) CCIE Data Center
13 8 (1.87%) EMC Certification
14 7 (1.64%) CCDP
14 7 (1.64%) CCIE Service Provider
14 7 (1.64%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.64%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.31%) SLA
2 14 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.04%) QA
4 9 (2.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.17%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.93%) GDPR
7 3 (0.70%) COBIT
8 2 (0.47%) GAMP
8 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.23%) ECSS
9 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 308 (71.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 196 (45.79%) Active Directory
3 147 (34.35%) Hyper-V
4 59 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (6.54%) Docker
5 28 (6.54%) XenApp
6 27 (6.31%) vSphere
6 27 (6.31%) XenDesktop
7 18 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (2.80%) VMware NSX
9 11 (2.57%) KVM
10 7 (1.64%) Samba
11 6 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.40%) Terminal Server
11 6 (1.40%) Xen
12 5 (1.17%) oVirt
13 4 (0.93%) Firmware
13 4 (0.93%) vCloud
13 4 (0.93%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (11.45%) vCenter Server
2 39 (9.11%) Ansible
3 35 (8.18%) Puppet
4 27 (6.31%) SCCM
5 26 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (3.04%) Kubernetes
7 12 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
7 12 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
7 12 (2.80%) Terraform
8 11 (2.57%) Nagios
9 10 (2.34%) Backup Exec
10 9 (2.10%) Grafana
10 9 (2.10%) SCOM
10 9 (2.10%) Single Sign-On
11 8 (1.87%) NetBackup
11 8 (1.87%) WSUS
12 7 (1.64%) CASB
12 7 (1.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 6 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (1.40%) Icinga
Vendors
1 203 (47.43%) Microsoft
2 100 (23.36%) Cisco
3 80 (18.69%) Citrix
4 45 (10.51%) Oracle
5 40 (9.35%) Red Hat
5 40 (9.35%) ServiceNow
6 39 (9.11%) BMC
7 38 (8.88%) EMC
8 31 (7.24%) HP
9 29 (6.78%) F5
10 27 (6.31%) NetApp
11 26 (6.07%) Dell
12 24 (5.61%) CheckPoint
13 19 (4.44%) Google
13 19 (4.44%) SolarWinds
14 18 (4.21%) SAP
15 17 (3.97%) Veeam
16 15 (3.50%) Palo Alto
16 15 (3.50%) Symantec
17 14 (3.27%) Splunk