Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 27 39
Rank change year-on-year -26 +12 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware 276 467 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.94% 7.24% 6.08%
As % of the Vendors category 11.85% 14.81% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 203 381 338
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%

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 2,329 3,153 2,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 41.72% 48.88% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,700 2,430 2,280
Berkshire median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 0 141 £41,000 -8.89% 23
Slough -2 38 £45,000 +9.09% 5
Newbury +13 35 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Bracknell -18 33 £52,500 - 5
Maidenhead -27 18 £41,250 -31.25% 2
Wokingham -22 4 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Windsor +20 1 £32,000 -3.03% 1
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 185 (67.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 134 (48.55%) Azure
3 127 (46.01%) Windows
4 103 (37.32%) Cisco
5 101 (36.59%) Windows Server
6 97 (35.14%) Microsoft
7 90 (32.61%) Hyper-V
8 80 (28.99%) Linux
9 77 (27.90%) Active Directory
10 76 (27.54%) AWS
11 74 (26.81%) Data Centre
12 69 (25.00%) Firewall
13 64 (23.19%) Office 365
14 63 (22.83%) Degree
15 61 (22.10%) EMC
16 57 (20.65%) Presales
17 55 (19.93%) DNS
17 55 (19.93%) PowerShell
18 54 (19.57%) ITIL
19 51 (18.48%) DHCP
19 51 (18.48%) VPN
20 50 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
21 49 (17.75%) NetApp
22 45 (16.30%) Telecoms
23 44 (15.94%) Dell
23 44 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 42 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
25 40 (14.49%) German Language
25 40 (14.49%) Italian Language
25 40 (14.49%) Banking

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 28 (10.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (3.26%) OpenStack
4 9 (3.26%) Skype for Business
5 8 (2.90%) IIS
6 5 (1.81%) Apache
6 5 (1.81%) nginx
7 3 (1.09%) Confluence
8 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (7.97%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 1 (0.36%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 134 (48.55%) Azure
2 76 (27.54%) AWS
3 64 (23.19%) Office 365
4 33 (11.96%) GCP
5 10 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.81%) IaaS
6 5 (1.81%) PaaS
6 5 (1.81%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.36%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.36%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 69 (25.00%) Firewall
2 55 (19.93%) DNS
3 51 (18.48%) DHCP
3 51 (18.48%) VPN
4 30 (10.87%) Wireless
5 27 (9.78%) SAN
5 27 (9.78%) TCP/IP
5 27 (9.78%) VoIP
6 22 (7.97%) LAN
6 22 (7.97%) Unified Communications
6 22 (7.97%) Wireless Security
7 21 (7.61%) WAN
8 20 (7.25%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (6.16%) Skype
10 16 (5.80%) Network Security
11 11 (3.99%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (3.62%) VLAN
13 9 (3.26%) NAS
14 8 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (2.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.26%) MySQL
2 9 (3.26%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.81%) Big Data
5 4 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.72%) HBase
7 2 (0.72%) OLAP
7 2 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.36%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.36%) Power BI
8 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (4.35%) Selenium
2 8 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.45%) JIRA
3 4 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.72%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.36%) JMeter
6 1 (0.36%) JUnit
6 1 (0.36%) NUnit
6 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.36%) TestNG
General
1 45 (16.30%) Telecoms
2 40 (14.49%) Banking
2 40 (14.49%) German Language
2 40 (14.49%) Italian Language
3 22 (7.97%) Retail
4 20 (7.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (3.99%) Electronics
5 11 (3.99%) Finance
6 10 (3.62%) Marketing
6 10 (3.62%) Public Sector
7 9 (3.26%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.90%) Law
8 8 (2.90%) Legal
9 6 (2.17%) Military
10 2 (0.72%) Games
10 2 (0.72%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
11 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (17.75%) Architect
2 39 (14.13%) Systems Engineer
3 30 (10.87%) Consultant
4 29 (10.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (10.51%) IT Engineer
5 24 (8.70%) Administrator
5 24 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (7.25%) Presales Solution Architect
6 20 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (6.88%) VMware Engineer
8 18 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
8 18 (6.52%) Support Engineer
9 16 (5.80%) Presales Engineer
9 16 (5.80%) Telecoms Engineer
10 14 (5.07%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (5.07%) VMware Architect
11 13 (4.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 13 (4.71%) Developer
11 13 (4.71%) Server Engineer
12 12 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.07%) HTML
2 10 (3.62%) Web Services
3 9 (3.26%) HTML5
3 9 (3.26%) WebRTC
4 8 (2.90%) LDAP
5 7 (2.54%) XML
6 6 (2.17%) SAP Basis
7 5 (1.81%) jQuery
7 5 (1.81%) JSON
7 5 (1.81%) Middleware
7 5 (1.81%) REST
7 5 (1.81%) SOAP
7 5 (1.81%) XSLT
8 4 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (1.45%) Java EE
8 4 (1.45%) JAX-RS
8 4 (1.45%) Kafka
8 4 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (1.45%) RESTful
8 4 (1.45%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 74 (26.81%) Data Centre
2 24 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (7.97%) Public Cloud
4 19 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.52%) EMC VMAX
6 14 (5.07%) Private Cloud
7 13 (4.71%) Clustering
8 9 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.81%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.81%) EMC VNX
10 5 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 4 (1.45%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.45%) IVR
12 3 (1.09%) Replication
12 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 127 (46.01%) Windows
2 101 (36.59%) Windows Server
3 80 (28.99%) Linux
4 50 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (6.52%) Unix
7 16 (5.80%) Windows 10
8 12 (4.35%) Ubuntu
8 12 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.26%) Android
9 9 (3.26%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.26%) Fedora
9 9 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.26%) Windows 7
10 8 (2.90%) CentOS
11 5 (1.81%) VMS
12 4 (1.45%) Debian
12 4 (1.45%) Gentoo
13 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.65%) Presales
2 54 (19.57%) ITIL
3 44 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 40 (14.49%) Demand Generation
5 37 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (9.42%) DNA
7 23 (8.33%) Decision-Making
7 23 (8.33%) DevOps
8 19 (6.88%) Analytics
9 18 (6.52%) Mentoring
9 18 (6.52%) Server Management
10 17 (6.16%) High Availability
10 17 (6.16%) Migration
10 17 (6.16%) Root Cause Analysis
11 16 (5.80%) Network Virtualisation
11 16 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (5.43%) ITSM
12 15 (5.43%) Storage Management
13 14 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (5.07%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.93%) PowerShell
2 31 (11.23%) SQL
3 28 (10.14%) Java
4 26 (9.42%) Python
5 11 (3.99%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.26%) Ruby
7 8 (2.90%) Bash Shell
7 8 (2.90%) Perl
8 5 (1.81%) ABAP
8 5 (1.81%) Go
8 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.81%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.45%) C
10 3 (1.09%) VBScript
11 1 (0.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 63 (22.83%) Degree
2 39 (14.13%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 28 (10.14%) CCIE
5 25 (9.06%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 22 (7.97%) CCIE Service Provider
7 18 (6.52%) DV Cleared
8 12 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (2.90%) CCNA
10 8 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.54%) CCNP
12 5 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.81%) MCSE
12 5 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.45%) CCDP
13 4 (1.45%) MCSA
14 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.36%) HP ASE
15 1 (0.36%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.17%) SLA
2 5 (1.81%) GDPR
3 3 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) PMO
4 2 (0.72%) QA
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 185 (67.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (32.61%) Hyper-V
3 77 (27.90%) Active Directory
4 26 (9.42%) vCloud
5 21 (7.61%) Docker
5 21 (7.61%) vSphere
6 20 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (3.99%) VMware NSX
9 9 (3.26%) iptables
9 9 (3.26%) Xen
10 5 (1.81%) VirtualBox
11 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.45%) XenApp
12 3 (1.09%) ProxySG
12 3 (1.09%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.72%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.72%) HDFS
13 2 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (11.96%) SCCM
2 24 (8.70%) vCenter Server
3 19 (6.88%) SCOM
4 18 (6.52%) Puppet
5 14 (5.07%) SCVMM
6 13 (4.71%) Ansible
7 12 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
7 12 (4.35%) NetBackup
7 12 (4.35%) WSUS
8 11 (3.99%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (3.99%) Nagios
9 10 (3.62%) Terraform
10 7 (2.54%) Grafana
11 6 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (1.81%) Graphite
12 5 (1.81%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (1.81%) Kibana
12 5 (1.81%) Kubernetes
12 5 (1.81%) ZABBIX
13 4 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 103 (37.32%) Cisco
2 97 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 61 (22.10%) EMC
4 49 (17.75%) NetApp
5 44 (15.94%) Dell
6 34 (12.32%) Google
7 32 (11.59%) Citrix
8 27 (9.78%) Oracle
9 24 (8.70%) HP
10 18 (6.52%) Red Hat
11 17 (6.16%) F5
12 16 (5.80%) ServiceNow
13 15 (5.43%) SAP
13 15 (5.43%) Symantec
14 12 (4.35%) AppDynamics
14 12 (4.35%) Veeam
15 10 (3.62%) Atlassian
16 9 (3.26%) CheckPoint
17 7 (2.54%) SolarWinds
18 6 (2.17%) Aruba