Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 19 23
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware 401 737 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.17% 9.39% 8.56%
As % of the Vendors category 12.96% 18.51% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 341 664 828
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,025 £70,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +6.25%

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 3,093 3,981 5,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.63% 50.70% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,393 3,042 4,440
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £27,725
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -39 132 £45,000 -10.00% 32
Bracknell -1 91 £40,000 - 7
Maidenhead +26 48 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Wokingham +5 31 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Slough -27 24 £39,500 -26.51% 6
Newbury -21 23 £25,000 -37.50% 5
Hungerford - 7 £32,500 -
Thatcham - 1 £50,000 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 231 (57.61%) Windows
2 202 (50.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 194 (48.38%) Microsoft
4 185 (46.13%) Windows Server
5 148 (36.91%) Active Directory
6 138 (34.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 137 (34.16%) Cisco
8 134 (33.42%) SQL Server
8 134 (33.42%) Linux
9 132 (32.92%) Hyper-V
10 118 (29.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 106 (26.43%) Firewall
12 89 (22.19%) SQL
13 87 (21.70%) MS Exchange
13 87 (21.70%) Amazon AWS
14 79 (19.70%) ITIL
15 78 (19.45%) WAN
16 76 (18.95%) TCP/IP
17 72 (17.96%) VMware ESXi
18 70 (17.46%) LAN
19 69 (17.21%) Oracle
20 61 (15.21%) Symantec
21 57 (14.21%) Office 365
22 56 (13.97%) Degree
23 51 (12.72%) Presales
24 50 (12.47%) Data Centre
25 48 (11.97%) DNS
25 48 (11.97%) SAN
25 48 (11.97%) Python
25 48 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2010

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 87 (21.70%) MS Exchange
2 48 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (11.47%) IIS
4 28 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (6.48%) OpenStack
6 21 (5.24%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.74%) Apache
7 15 (3.74%) Cloud Foundry
8 11 (2.74%) Skype for Business
9 8 (2.00%) nginx
10 7 (1.75%) Confluence
10 7 (1.75%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.50%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (1.00%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 44 (10.97%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 138 (34.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (21.70%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (14.21%) Office 365
4 21 (5.24%) PaaS
5 18 (4.49%) IaaS
6 12 (2.99%) IBM Cloud
6 12 (2.99%) SaaS
7 10 (2.49%) Bluemix
7 10 (2.49%) Mimecast
8 9 (2.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.50%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.25%) Akamai
12 3 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.75%) Route 53
13 2 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.50%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.25%) G Suite
14 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 106 (26.43%) Firewall
2 78 (19.45%) WAN
3 76 (18.95%) TCP/IP
4 70 (17.46%) LAN
5 48 (11.97%) DNS
5 48 (11.97%) SAN
6 45 (11.22%) VPN
7 38 (9.48%) DHCP
8 33 (8.23%) Internet
9 28 (6.98%) HTTP
10 25 (6.23%) IPsec
11 19 (4.74%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (4.74%) SSL
12 17 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (3.99%) NetScaler
13 16 (3.99%) VLAN
14 14 (3.49%) Wireless
15 12 (2.99%) BGP
15 12 (2.99%) Wireshark
16 11 (2.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (33.42%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 30 (7.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (5.49%) Oracle Database
4 14 (3.49%) MySQL
4 14 (3.49%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (1.75%) Big Data
8 6 (1.50%) Redis
9 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.25%) DB2
13 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.24%) JIRA
2 9 (2.24%) Selenium
3 8 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.00%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 30 (7.48%) Marketing
2 28 (6.98%) Finance
3 18 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.99%) Electronics
4 16 (3.99%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.99%) Publishing
6 9 (2.24%) Retail
7 8 (2.00%) Automotive
8 3 (0.75%) Advertising
9 2 (0.50%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 87 (21.70%) Support Engineer
2 75 (18.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 54 (13.47%) Administrator
4 42 (10.47%) IT Support
5 41 (10.22%) VMware Engineer
6 40 (9.98%) Architect
7 38 (9.48%) Systems Administrator
8 32 (7.98%) Analyst
9 30 (7.48%) Technical Support
10 27 (6.73%) Windows Engineer
11 26 (6.48%) Consultant
12 25 (6.23%) IT Engineer
13 23 (5.74%) Infrastructure Support
13 23 (5.74%) Technical Engineer
14 22 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
14 22 (5.49%) Cloud Engineer
14 22 (5.49%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 22 (5.49%) Technical Support Engineer
14 22 (5.49%) VMware Support Engineer
15 21 (5.24%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.23%) Middleware
2 10 (2.49%) .NET
2 10 (2.49%) JSON
3 9 (2.24%) WCF
4 6 (1.50%) HTML
4 6 (1.50%) Web Services
5 4 (1.00%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (0.75%) CSS
6 3 (0.75%) LAMP
6 3 (0.75%) Node.js
6 3 (0.75%) REST
6 3 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.50%) Java EE
7 2 (0.50%) Kafka
7 2 (0.50%) SOAP
7 2 (0.50%) WSDL
7 2 (0.50%) XSD
8 1 (0.25%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.25%) libvirt
8 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.47%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.73%) Clustering
3 23 (5.74%) Private Cloud
4 18 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.24%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (3.24%) Public Cloud
6 11 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.24%) PDA
8 8 (2.00%) iSeries
8 8 (2.00%) Replication
9 7 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.50%) Blog
10 6 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (1.00%) Life Science
12 4 (1.00%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.75%) EPoS
13 3 (0.75%) PKI
13 3 (0.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 231 (57.61%) Windows
2 185 (46.13%) Windows Server
3 134 (33.42%) Linux
4 118 (29.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (11.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (10.22%) Windows 10
7 35 (8.73%) Unix
8 33 (8.23%) Windows 7
9 24 (5.99%) Ubuntu
10 20 (4.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (4.49%) CentOS
11 18 (4.49%) Windows 8
12 14 (3.49%) Debian
13 10 (2.49%) Solaris
14 8 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (1.00%) AIX
16 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.75%) Kali Linux
17 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (19.70%) ITIL
2 51 (12.72%) Presales
3 41 (10.22%) DevOps
4 29 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (6.98%) Project Management
6 25 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (6.23%) Capacity Planning
7 23 (5.74%) Change Management
7 23 (5.74%) Migration
8 22 (5.49%) Information Security
8 22 (5.49%) Problem Management
9 21 (5.24%) Identity Management
9 21 (5.24%) Open Source
10 20 (4.99%) Capacity Management
10 20 (4.99%) Strategic Thinking
11 17 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (4.24%) System Testing
12 16 (3.99%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (3.99%) Programme Management
13 15 (3.74%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 89 (22.19%) SQL
2 48 (11.97%) Python
3 41 (10.22%) PowerShell
4 33 (8.23%) Bash Shell
5 25 (6.23%) Perl
6 23 (5.74%) Ruby
7 15 (3.74%) Shell Script
8 14 (3.49%) PHP
9 9 (2.24%) Java
10 5 (1.25%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.75%) Bourne shell
11 3 (0.75%) C
11 3 (0.75%) C#
12 2 (0.50%) C++
13 1 (0.25%) Go
13 1 (0.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 56 (13.97%) Degree
2 44 (10.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (10.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (6.73%) MCSE
5 24 (5.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (3.99%) MCSA
8 13 (3.24%) CCNP
9 12 (2.99%) MCSD
10 11 (2.74%) Security Cleared
11 10 (2.49%) CCIE
12 9 (2.24%) SC Cleared
13 8 (2.00%) CCNA
14 6 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.50%) MCP
15 4 (1.00%) CCA
15 4 (1.00%) CCSP
15 4 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (1.00%) JNCIA
15 4 (1.00%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (4.49%) QA
3 6 (1.50%) SLA
4 5 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.50%) GAMP
System Software
1 202 (50.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 148 (36.91%) Active Directory
3 132 (32.92%) Hyper-V
4 72 (17.96%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (8.98%) vSphere
6 33 (8.23%) Docker
7 32 (7.98%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (3.74%) NFS
9 13 (3.24%) XenDesktop
10 12 (2.99%) KVM
11 10 (2.49%) VMware NSX
12 9 (2.24%) XenApp
13 7 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (1.75%) Samba
14 4 (1.00%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.00%) XenServer
15 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (10.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 38 (9.48%) vCenter Server
3 34 (8.48%) Ansible
3 34 (8.48%) Backup Exec
4 32 (7.98%) Puppet
5 29 (7.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 24 (5.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 20 (4.99%) Kubernetes
8 18 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (4.24%) SCCM
10 13 (3.24%) Nagios
11 11 (2.74%) NetBackup
12 8 (2.00%) ZABBIX
13 7 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (1.75%) SCOM
14 4 (1.00%) EdgeSight
14 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
14 4 (1.00%) vRealize
15 3 (0.75%) Cisco CME
15 3 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 194 (48.38%) Microsoft
2 137 (34.16%) Cisco
3 69 (17.21%) Oracle
4 61 (15.21%) Symantec
5 43 (10.72%) Juniper
6 40 (9.98%) Citrix
7 39 (9.73%) F5
8 36 (8.98%) Red Hat
9 29 (7.23%) HP
9 29 (7.23%) Veritas
10 25 (6.23%) Forcepoint
11 24 (5.99%) Altiris
11 24 (5.99%) NetApp
12 21 (5.24%) IBM
13 18 (4.49%) EMC
14 17 (4.24%) CheckPoint
15 16 (3.99%) SAP
16 15 (3.74%) Apple
16 15 (3.74%) Dell
17 14 (3.49%) Veeam