Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 64 45
Rank change year-on-year -19 -19 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 157 187 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.43% 4.37% 5.50%
As % of the System Software category 22.92% 35.22% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 148 150 231
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 685 531 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.97% 12.42% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 597 432 471
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +6.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +3.90%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Watford -6 37 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hatfield -1 33 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Hemel Hempstead -15 24 £40,250 +0.63% 2
St Albans +5 19 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Royston - 9 £35,000 -
Stevenage -8 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City -40 3 £38,750 +21.09%
Bishop's Stortford -5 2 £37,500 - 1
Tring - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 157 (100.00%) VMware
2 100 (63.69%) Windows
3 76 (48.41%) Windows Server
4 73 (46.50%) Microsoft
5 67 (42.68%) Active Directory
6 53 (33.76%) Linux
7 46 (29.30%) ITIL
8 45 (28.66%) Hyper-V
9 42 (26.75%) PowerShell
10 41 (26.11%) VMware ESXi
11 38 (24.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (22.93%) Office 365
13 33 (21.02%) Problem-Solving
13 33 (21.02%) Citrix
14 32 (20.38%) DNS
14 32 (20.38%) MCSE
14 32 (20.38%) MS Exchange
14 32 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (19.11%) Firewall
16 28 (17.83%) TCP/IP
16 28 (17.83%) DHCP
16 28 (17.83%) DevOps
17 27 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
18 26 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (15.29%) Cisco
20 23 (14.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 22 (14.01%) SCCM
21 22 (14.01%) SQL
22 21 (13.38%) SAN
22 21 (13.38%) NetApp

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 32 (20.38%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.83%) OpenStack
3 16 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (7.01%) IIS
5 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.18%) Apache
6 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.55%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.91%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.91%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (22.93%) Office 365
2 32 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (5.73%) SaaS
5 7 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (4.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.27%) IaaS
6 2 (1.27%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.38%) DNS
2 30 (19.11%) Firewall
3 28 (17.83%) DHCP
3 28 (17.83%) TCP/IP
4 21 (13.38%) SAN
5 14 (8.92%) Internet
6 13 (8.28%) LAN
6 13 (8.28%) VPN
7 11 (7.01%) WAN
8 8 (5.10%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (5.10%) VLAN
9 5 (3.18%) iSCSI
9 5 (3.18%) VoIP
10 4 (2.55%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.91%) Skype
12 2 (1.27%) ADSL
12 2 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.27%) NAS
12 2 (1.27%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.55%) MySQL
2 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.64%) Big Data
5 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.64%) OLTP
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (4.46%) Finance
2 6 (3.82%) Retail
3 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.27%) Billing
4 2 (1.27%) Legal
4 2 (1.27%) Local Government
5 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (29.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (20.38%) Support Engineer
3 21 (13.38%) VMware Engineer
3 21 (13.38%) Windows Engineer
4 19 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.19%) Analyst
6 14 (8.92%) Server Engineer
7 13 (8.28%) Infrastructure Support
7 13 (8.28%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 13 (8.28%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) Consultant
8 11 (7.01%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 9 (5.73%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.73%) IT Manager
9 9 (5.73%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 9 (5.73%) Team Leader
9 9 (5.73%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.10%) Web Services
2 4 (2.55%) Middleware
3 3 (1.91%) Velocity
4 1 (0.64%) Node.js
4 1 (0.64%) REST
4 1 (0.64%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.46%) Data Centre
3 17 (10.83%) Private Cloud
4 16 (10.19%) Computer Science
5 12 (7.64%) Fat Client
5 12 (7.64%) Thin Client
6 9 (5.73%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.46%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.91%) Clustering
10 3 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.27%) Replication
11 2 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (1.27%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.64%) BYOD
12 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.64%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 100 (63.69%) Windows
2 76 (48.41%) Windows Server
3 53 (33.76%) Linux
4 20 (12.74%) Unix
5 18 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (6.37%) AIX
8 9 (5.73%) Debian
9 7 (4.46%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.82%) Windows 7
11 5 (3.18%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.55%) CoreOS
12 4 (2.55%) HPUX
13 3 (1.91%) CentOS
13 3 (1.91%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.64%) Android
14 1 (0.64%) Solaris
14 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.30%) ITIL
2 33 (21.02%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (17.83%) DevOps
4 15 (9.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (8.28%) Runbook
5 13 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce
6 12 (7.64%) Migration
6 12 (7.64%) Tech Ops
7 8 (5.10%) Analytical Thinking
7 8 (5.10%) Coaching
7 8 (5.10%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.46%) Open Source
8 7 (4.46%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.82%) Data Protection
9 6 (3.82%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.18%) Information Management
10 5 (3.18%) Information Security
10 5 (3.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.75%) PowerShell
2 22 (14.01%) SQL
3 7 (4.46%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.82%) Python
5 5 (3.18%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.91%) Java
7 2 (1.27%) VBScript
8 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (24.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (20.38%) MCSE
3 18 (11.46%) MCSA
4 17 (10.83%) Degree
5 16 (10.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (8.92%) CCNA
6 14 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (7.64%) MCITP
8 9 (5.73%) CCNP
9 6 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.18%) MCP
11 2 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.27%) PMP
12 1 (0.64%) CCA
12 1 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.28%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.82%) SLA
4 5 (3.18%) GDPR
5 2 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 67 (42.68%) Active Directory
2 45 (28.66%) Hyper-V
3 41 (26.11%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (13.38%) vSphere
5 17 (10.83%) XenApp
6 10 (6.37%) VMware NSX
7 9 (5.73%) Ceph
7 9 (5.73%) Docker
7 9 (5.73%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (5.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (5.10%) Xen
9 7 (4.46%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.91%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.27%) BitLocker
11 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.64%) Samba
12 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (14.01%) SCCM
2 16 (10.19%) Puppet
3 15 (9.55%) vCenter Server
4 12 (7.64%) Ansible
5 11 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.55%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (2.55%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.55%) SCOM
7 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.64%) OpenView
9 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.64%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 157 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (46.50%) Microsoft
3 33 (21.02%) Citrix
4 24 (15.29%) Cisco
5 21 (13.38%) NetApp
6 17 (10.83%) HP
7 12 (7.64%) IBM
8 10 (6.37%) Oracle
9 9 (5.73%) EMC
10 7 (4.46%) Remedy
11 6 (3.82%) Sophos
11 6 (3.82%) Veeam
12 5 (3.18%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.18%) Avaya
12 5 (3.18%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.18%) Symantec
13 4 (2.55%) Juniper
13 4 (2.55%) SAP
14 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.91%) TIBCO