Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 60 46
Rank change year-on-year -9 -14 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 174 194 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.09% 4.71% 5.25%
As % of the System Software category 26.56% 37.45% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 168 159 200
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +13.64% +3.53%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £27,325
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £64,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 655 518 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.38% 12.59% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 540 423 448
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Hatfield +13 52 £53,750 +7.50% 6
Watford -8 40 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hemel Hempstead -1 21 £37,000 -26.00%
St Albans +1 14 £35,000 +40.00%
Stevenage -10 6 - -
Welwyn Garden City -45 3 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Tring - 3 £37,500 -
Royston - 3 £35,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -2 2 £37,500 -
Ware - 2 £30,000 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £28,500 - 1
Potters Bar - 1 £70,000 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 174 (100.00%) VMware
2 114 (65.52%) Windows
3 84 (48.28%) Windows Server
4 71 (40.80%) Active Directory
5 65 (37.36%) Microsoft
6 64 (36.78%) Hyper-V
7 55 (31.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 55 (31.61%) Firewall
8 53 (30.46%) Linux
9 52 (29.89%) Office 365
10 50 (28.74%) PowerShell
11 47 (27.01%) Microsoft Azure
12 46 (26.44%) ITIL
12 46 (26.44%) MS Exchange
13 43 (24.71%) VMware ESXi
14 39 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (20.69%) DevOps
16 33 (18.97%) TCP/IP
16 33 (18.97%) Citrix
16 33 (18.97%) Unix
16 33 (18.97%) SQL
17 32 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
18 31 (17.82%) Cisco
19 28 (16.09%) NetApp
20 27 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (14.94%) OpenStack
22 25 (14.37%) vSphere
22 25 (14.37%) DNS
22 25 (14.37%) SCCM
23 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification

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 46 (26.44%) MS Exchange
2 26 (14.94%) OpenStack
3 21 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.90%) GlassFish
4 12 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 11 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (5.75%) IIS
6 10 (5.75%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.45%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.30%) Apache
11 2 (1.15%) JBoss
11 2 (1.15%) MQSeries
11 2 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.15%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.15%) ThingWorx
11 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.72%) Windchill
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 52 (29.89%) Office 365
2 47 (27.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (5.17%) IaaS
4 9 (5.17%) PaaS
5 7 (4.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.15%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.15%) SaaS
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.57%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (31.61%) Firewall
2 33 (18.97%) TCP/IP
3 25 (14.37%) DNS
4 19 (10.92%) LAN
4 19 (10.92%) SAN
4 19 (10.92%) VPN
4 19 (10.92%) WAN
5 15 (8.62%) Internet
6 13 (7.47%) DHCP
6 13 (7.47%) VLAN
7 11 (6.32%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (5.17%) iSCSI
9 6 (3.45%) Network Security
10 5 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.87%) SSL
11 3 (1.72%) FTP
11 3 (1.72%) Skype
11 3 (1.72%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.72%) MySQL
4 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.15%) Big Data
5 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (3.45%) Finance
2 5 (2.87%) Retail
3 4 (2.30%) German Language
4 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.15%) Billing
5 2 (1.15%) French Language
5 2 (1.15%) Legal
5 2 (1.15%) Local Government
5 2 (1.15%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (24.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (22.41%) Support Engineer
3 25 (14.37%) VMware Engineer
4 23 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (12.64%) Consultant
6 19 (10.92%) Analyst
7 17 (9.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (9.20%) Office 365 Consultant
9 15 (8.62%) Infrastructure Support
9 15 (8.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 14 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (7.47%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (6.90%) Applications Support
12 12 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
12 12 (6.90%) Windows Consultant
13 11 (6.32%) AWS DevOps
13 11 (6.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 11 (6.32%) Azure Consultant
13 11 (6.32%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.32%) Velocity
2 8 (4.60%) Web Services
3 4 (2.30%) Middleware
4 3 (1.72%) REST
5 2 (1.15%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.15%) EJB
5 2 (1.15%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (1.15%) HornetQ
5 2 (1.15%) Java EE
5 2 (1.15%) Java SE
5 2 (1.15%) JMS
5 2 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.57%) Node.js
6 1 (0.57%) SAML
6 1 (0.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.49%) Private Cloud
2 18 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 17 (9.77%) Computer Science
4 16 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.45%) Fat Client
7 6 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.45%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.87%) Replication
9 4 (2.30%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.30%) CCTV
9 4 (2.30%) Clustering
9 4 (2.30%) Driving Licence
9 4 (2.30%) iPhone
10 3 (1.72%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.72%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.72%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 114 (65.52%) Windows
2 84 (48.28%) Windows Server
3 53 (30.46%) Linux
4 33 (18.97%) Unix
5 27 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (9.77%) AIX
8 13 (7.47%) Debian
9 12 (6.90%) Windows 7
10 11 (6.32%) Windows 8
11 10 (5.75%) CoreOS
12 8 (4.60%) Ubuntu
13 7 (4.02%) Windows 10
14 5 (2.87%) Windows XP
15 4 (2.30%) HPUX
15 4 (2.30%) Windows Phone
15 4 (2.30%) Windows Vista
16 2 (1.15%) Android
16 2 (1.15%) CentOS
17 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 46 (26.44%) ITIL
3 39 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
4 36 (20.69%) DevOps
5 21 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (11.49%) E-Commerce
6 20 (11.49%) Presales
7 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (9.77%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 14 (8.05%) Mentoring
9 14 (8.05%) Migration
10 12 (6.90%) Load Balancing
11 11 (6.32%) Coaching
11 11 (6.32%) Mathematics
11 11 (6.32%) Physics
12 10 (5.75%) Runbook
13 9 (5.17%) Line Management
13 9 (5.17%) Proactive Monitoring
14 8 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.60%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (28.74%) PowerShell
2 33 (18.97%) SQL
3 17 (9.77%) Python
4 14 (8.05%) Bash Shell
5 10 (5.75%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.87%) Java
7 2 (1.15%) VBScript
8 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (12.64%) Degree
3 17 (9.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (9.20%) CCNA
4 16 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (8.62%) MCSE
6 9 (5.17%) MCSA
7 8 (4.60%) MCP
8 7 (4.02%) CCNP
9 4 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.72%) MCITP
10 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.15%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.15%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.15%) Master's Degree
11 2 (1.15%) MBA
11 2 (1.15%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.30%) GDPR
2 4 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.30%) SLA
3 2 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 71 (40.80%) Active Directory
2 64 (36.78%) Hyper-V
3 43 (24.71%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (14.37%) vSphere
5 22 (12.64%) Docker
6 19 (10.92%) XenApp
7 15 (8.62%) Ceph
8 8 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (4.60%) XenDesktop
9 7 (4.02%) DFS Replication
9 7 (4.02%) Terminal Services
10 6 (3.45%) VMware NSX
10 6 (3.45%) XenServer
11 5 (2.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.15%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (14.37%) SCCM
2 20 (11.49%) Puppet
3 15 (8.62%) Kubernetes
4 11 (6.32%) vCenter Server
5 10 (5.75%) Ansible
6 8 (4.60%) SCVMM
7 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (2.30%) SCOM
10 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (1.72%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.15%) Grafana
11 2 (1.15%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.15%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.15%) WhatsUp Gold
12 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.57%) OpenView
12 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 174 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (37.36%) Microsoft
3 33 (18.97%) Citrix
4 31 (17.82%) Cisco
5 28 (16.09%) NetApp
6 18 (10.34%) IBM
7 16 (9.20%) Oracle
8 13 (7.47%) Veeam
9 10 (5.75%) HP
9 10 (5.75%) Symantec
10 8 (4.60%) CheckPoint
11 7 (4.02%) Remedy
12 6 (3.45%) F5
13 5 (2.87%) Avaya
13 5 (2.87%) TIBCO
14 4 (2.30%) 3PAR
14 4 (2.30%) Aruba
14 4 (2.30%) EMC
14 4 (2.30%) Google
14 4 (2.30%) Juniper