Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 36 21
Rank change year-on-year -11 -15 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 301 438 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.36% 6.42% 8.14%
As % of the Vendors category 11.66% 13.69% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 258 357 543
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,625 £68,750 £74,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £39,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.92% -3.05% -3.53%

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 2,581 3,199 3,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 45.99% 46.86% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,033 2,437 2,922
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,200 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 +20 153 £41,000 +17.14% 14
Bracknell -37 40 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Maidenhead -43 23 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Wokingham -11 20 £55,500 +23.33%
Slough -5 19 £35,000 -10.26% 8
Newbury -9 16 £45,000 +20.81% 3
Crowthorne - 2 £45,000 - 1
Windsor - 2 £50,000 - 2
Ascot - 1 £34,500 -
Thatcham - 1 £45,000 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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.

1 197 (65.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 189 (62.79%) Windows
3 156 (51.83%) Microsoft
4 122 (40.53%) Linux
5 117 (38.87%) Windows Server
6 111 (36.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 104 (34.55%) Hyper-V
8 96 (31.89%) Active Directory
9 95 (31.56%) Firewall
10 84 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
10 84 (27.91%) Office 365
11 75 (24.92%) Cisco
12 72 (23.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 64 (21.26%) SQL
14 62 (20.60%) Continuous Integration
15 58 (19.27%) Python
16 56 (18.60%) PowerShell
17 54 (17.94%) High Availability
18 53 (17.61%) DNS
18 53 (17.61%) TCP/IP
19 52 (17.28%) ITIL
20 50 (16.61%) Presales
21 49 (16.28%) Degree
21 49 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
22 48 (15.95%) Java
23 47 (15.61%) DHCP
23 47 (15.61%) SCCM
24 44 (14.62%) JavaScript
24 44 (14.62%) SQL Server
24 44 (14.62%) Virtual Machines

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 43 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 26 (8.64%) IIS
3 17 (5.65%) Skype for Business
4 15 (4.98%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 13 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (3.32%) nginx
8 9 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (2.66%) Apache
10 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 34 (11.30%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 111 (36.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (27.91%) Office 365
3 30 (9.97%) SaaS
4 27 (8.97%) IaaS
5 26 (8.64%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (7.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (5.32%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (5.32%) PaaS
8 14 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
9 13 (4.32%) Amazon S3
10 9 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (2.33%) GitHub
11 7 (2.33%) Serverless
12 5 (1.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (1.66%) Datadog
13 4 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (31.56%) Firewall
2 53 (17.61%) DNS
2 53 (17.61%) TCP/IP
3 47 (15.61%) DHCP
4 38 (12.62%) VPN
5 32 (10.63%) Skype
5 32 (10.63%) WAN
6 24 (7.97%) LAN
7 22 (7.31%) Wireless
8 21 (6.98%) Remote Desktop
9 20 (6.64%) H.323
10 18 (5.98%) BIG-IP
11 17 (5.65%) VoIP
12 15 (4.98%) IP Telephony
12 15 (4.98%) SNMP
13 14 (4.65%) SAN
13 14 (4.65%) VLAN
14 12 (3.99%) Internet
15 10 (3.32%) IPsec
15 10 (3.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.32%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (3.65%) DB2
5 11 (3.65%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (2.99%) MySQL
7 8 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.66%) Big Data
7 8 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.99%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (6.64%) Jenkins
2 17 (5.65%) Selenium
3 11 (3.65%) Vagrant
4 10 (3.32%) JIRA
5 9 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (2.99%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.66%) Ant
7 7 (2.33%) AdminStudio
7 7 (2.33%) MSI
8 6 (1.99%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.99%) JMeter
8 6 (1.99%) Redmine
8 6 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.66%) Travis CI
10 4 (1.33%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.33%) JUnit
10 4 (1.33%) Subversion
10 4 (1.33%) TestNG
11 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.66%) Maven
General
1 28 (9.30%) Electronics
2 18 (5.98%) Finance
3 17 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.32%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.32%) Marketing
5 4 (1.33%) Retail
6 3 (1.00%) Military
7 2 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (20.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (13.62%) Support Engineer
3 36 (11.96%) Consultant
4 22 (7.31%) IT Engineer
5 20 (6.64%) Administrator
5 20 (6.64%) Software Engineer
6 19 (6.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (5.98%) Architect
7 18 (5.98%) Graduate
7 18 (5.98%) Technical Consultant
8 17 (5.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (4.98%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
10 14 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 12 (3.99%) Cloud Consultant
12 12 (3.99%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
12 12 (3.99%) Implementation Consultant
12 12 (3.99%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.31%) HTML
2 24 (7.97%) WebRTC
3 20 (6.64%) Django
3 20 (6.64%) XML
4 19 (6.31%) HTML5
5 15 (4.98%) Web Services
6 11 (3.65%) REST
6 11 (3.65%) SOAP
7 10 (3.32%) J2EE
8 9 (2.99%) Twisted
9 8 (2.66%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (2.33%) JSON
10 7 (2.33%) LDAP
10 7 (2.33%) Software Packaging
11 6 (1.99%) Spring
12 5 (1.66%) .NET
13 4 (1.33%) Node.js
13 4 (1.33%) XSL
14 3 (1.00%) OAuth
14 3 (1.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.62%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.97%) Video Conferencing
3 23 (7.64%) Driving Licence
4 20 (6.64%) User Experience
5 17 (5.65%) Private Cloud
6 15 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.65%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (2.33%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.66%) EPoS
12 5 (1.66%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
14 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
14 3 (1.00%) NHS
14 3 (1.00%) PKI
15 2 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 189 (62.79%) Windows
2 122 (40.53%) Linux
3 117 (38.87%) Windows Server
4 40 (13.29%) Windows 10
5 33 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (10.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (8.31%) Android
8 24 (7.97%) Apple iOS
9 20 (6.64%) Ubuntu
9 20 (6.64%) Unix
10 19 (6.31%) Windows 7
11 15 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (4.32%) CentOS
13 8 (2.66%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.99%) DC/OS
14 6 (1.99%) VMS
15 4 (1.33%) Debian
16 3 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (23.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 62 (20.60%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (17.94%) High Availability
4 52 (17.28%) ITIL
5 50 (16.61%) Presales
6 49 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (13.95%) DevOps
8 39 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (11.96%) Migration
10 32 (10.63%) Software Engineering
11 30 (9.97%) Project Management
12 29 (9.63%) Mentoring
13 27 (8.97%) Computer Science
14 26 (8.64%) Cybersecurity
15 24 (7.97%) Load Balancing
15 24 (7.97%) OO
15 24 (7.97%) OOP
15 24 (7.97%) Test Automation
15 24 (7.97%) Waterfall
16 23 (7.64%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 64 (21.26%) SQL
2 58 (19.27%) Python
3 56 (18.60%) PowerShell
4 48 (15.95%) Java
5 44 (14.62%) JavaScript
6 30 (9.97%) Ruby
7 27 (8.97%) Go
8 20 (6.64%) Bash Shell
8 20 (6.64%) Objective-C
9 17 (5.65%) C
10 16 (5.32%) C#
11 15 (4.98%) Assembly Language
12 12 (3.99%) C++
13 7 (2.33%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.33%) VB
13 7 (2.33%) VBScript
14 5 (1.66%) Perl
15 4 (1.33%) XPath
16 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (16.28%) Degree
2 39 (12.96%) Security Cleared
3 32 (10.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (10.30%) MCSE
5 25 (8.31%) SC Cleared
6 21 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 20 (6.64%) MCSA
8 18 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (5.65%) CCNA
10 13 (4.32%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.99%) CISSP
11 6 (1.99%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (1.99%) GIAC
11 6 (1.99%) Linux+ Certification
11 6 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (1.99%) SANS
11 6 (1.99%) SSCP
12 5 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.33%) CCNP
13 4 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (7.31%) SLA
3 15 (4.98%) Cyber Essentials
3 15 (4.98%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 15 (4.98%) PMO
4 13 (4.32%) HL7
5 11 (3.65%) GAMP
6 10 (3.32%) QA
7 7 (2.33%) ISO 9001
8 5 (1.66%) GDPR
9 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.33%) COBIT
10 1 (0.33%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 197 (65.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (34.55%) Hyper-V
3 96 (31.89%) Active Directory
4 44 (14.62%) Virtual Machines
5 39 (12.96%) Docker
6 24 (7.97%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (6.31%) vSphere
8 17 (5.65%) VirtualBox
9 10 (3.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (2.99%) XenApp
11 8 (2.66%) XenDesktop
12 7 (2.33%) NFS
13 6 (1.99%) iptables
13 6 (1.99%) Samba
13 6 (1.99%) vCloud
13 6 (1.99%) VMware NSX
13 6 (1.99%) VMware Server
13 6 (1.99%) Xen
14 4 (1.33%) KVM
15 3 (1.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 47 (15.61%) SCCM
2 31 (10.30%) Ansible
3 29 (9.63%) SCVMM
4 24 (7.97%) Puppet
5 18 (5.98%) Nagios
6 14 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (4.32%) Single Sign-On
7 13 (4.32%) vCenter Server
8 12 (3.99%) Kubernetes
9 11 (3.65%) WSUS
10 10 (3.32%) Terraform
11 9 (2.99%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (2.33%) NetBackup
13 6 (1.99%) Graphite
13 6 (1.99%) Kibana
14 5 (1.66%) Packer
15 4 (1.33%) AirWatch
15 4 (1.33%) Mesos
15 4 (1.33%) Rancher
15 4 (1.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 156 (51.83%) Microsoft
2 75 (24.92%) Cisco
3 40 (13.29%) Google
4 32 (10.63%) Oracle
5 27 (8.97%) F5
6 26 (8.64%) HP
7 20 (6.64%) Citrix
8 19 (6.31%) Mitel
8 19 (6.31%) Veeam
9 18 (5.98%) Aruba
10 17 (5.65%) Red Hat
11 15 (4.98%) Juniper
12 14 (4.65%) Symantec
13 13 (4.32%) EMC
13 13 (4.32%) SAP
14 11 (3.65%) NetApp
15 10 (3.32%) SolarWinds
16 7 (2.33%) Apple
16 7 (2.33%) Autodesk
16 7 (2.33%) Meraki