Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 85 79
Rank change year-on-year +59 -6 -43
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 245 167 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.77% 3.37% 3.17%
As % of the System Software category 35.87% 22.91% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 171 139 101
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.53% +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +5.63%

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 683 729 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.65% 14.73% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 519 607 370
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -4.26% +16.05% +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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 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
Watford +36 83 £57,500 -2.54%
Hemel Hempstead +43 41 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Hatfield +37 33 £57,500 +9.52%
Welwyn Garden City +40 14 £71,800 +105.14%
Stevenage +8 14 £26,000 - 1
Waltham Cross - 13 £55,000 -
Cheshunt - 7 £50,000 -
Harpenden - 6 - - 1
Borehamwood - 5 £60,000 -
Hitchin - 3 £45,000 -
Tring +9 2 - -
Welwyn +6 2 £72,150 +69.76%
St Albans +3 2 £44,250 +10.63% 1
Berkhamsted - 2 - -
Hertford - 2 £26,500 -
Kings Langley - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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.

1 245 (100.00%) VMware
2 144 (58.78%) Windows
3 136 (55.51%) Active Directory
4 131 (53.47%) Microsoft
5 98 (40.00%) DNS
6 94 (38.37%) Windows Server
7 84 (34.29%) Hyper-V
7 84 (34.29%) Linux
8 80 (32.65%) Office 365
9 72 (29.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 72 (29.39%) Cisco
10 70 (28.57%) Firewall
11 69 (28.16%) Citrix
12 67 (27.35%) DHCP
13 59 (24.08%) SQL Server
14 57 (23.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 56 (22.86%) Windows 7
15 56 (22.86%) ITIL
16 55 (22.45%) PowerShell
17 52 (21.22%) vSphere
17 52 (21.22%) Windows Server 2012
18 51 (20.82%) Bash Shell
18 51 (20.82%) SCCM
19 50 (20.41%) MS Exchange
20 39 (15.92%) Microsoft Certification
21 38 (15.51%) SQL
21 38 (15.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 37 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
23 36 (14.69%) MCP
23 36 (14.69%) Python

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 50 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.06%) Apache
3 25 (10.20%) Skype for Business
4 17 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.08%) IIS
6 9 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.27%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.45%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.63%) Confluence
10 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.22%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.22%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (10.61%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 80 (32.65%) Office 365
2 72 (29.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (6.12%) IaaS
5 14 (5.71%) Mimecast
5 14 (5.71%) SaaS
6 9 (3.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (3.27%) OneDrive
7 8 (3.27%) PaaS
8 4 (1.63%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.41%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.41%) Datadog
10 1 (0.41%) G Suite
10 1 (0.41%) GitHub
10 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 98 (40.00%) DNS
2 70 (28.57%) Firewall
3 67 (27.35%) DHCP
4 35 (14.29%) Internet
5 28 (11.43%) iSCSI
6 26 (10.61%) TCP/IP
6 26 (10.61%) VPN
7 25 (10.20%) VLAN
8 23 (9.39%) SMTP
9 20 (8.16%) WAN
10 19 (7.76%) SAN
11 18 (7.35%) LAN
11 18 (7.35%) Network Security
12 12 (4.90%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (4.90%) Skype
12 12 (4.90%) Structured Cabling
12 12 (4.90%) Wireless
13 8 (3.27%) VoIP
14 7 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
14 7 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.31%) MySQL
3 11 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.27%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.45%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.04%) Redis
7 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.22%) Power BI
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.41%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (2.45%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.04%) Subversion
4 5 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.63%) Hudson
5 4 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.82%) JIRA
7 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) TestRail
7 1 (0.41%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.41%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (4.49%) Retail
2 6 (2.45%) Finance
3 5 (2.04%) Marketing
3 5 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.63%) Military
5 3 (1.22%) Legal
6 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.82%) Games
6 2 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (16.33%) Analyst
2 28 (11.43%) Consultant
2 28 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (8.98%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 22 (8.98%) Linux Specialist
4 19 (7.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 19 (7.76%) Cloud Consultant
4 19 (7.76%) Server Engineer
5 18 (7.35%) Senior Server Engineer
5 18 (7.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 17 (6.94%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.53%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.12%) Administrator
8 15 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (5.31%) Architect
9 13 (5.31%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (5.31%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 13 (5.31%) Senior Consultant
9 13 (5.31%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 12 (4.90%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.39%) LAMP
2 9 (3.67%) CSS
2 9 (3.67%) HTML
3 6 (2.45%) JSON
4 5 (2.04%) .NET
4 5 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (2.04%) Velocity
4 5 (2.04%) Web Services
4 5 (2.04%) XML
5 4 (1.63%) Middleware
5 4 (1.63%) Node.js
6 1 (0.41%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.41%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (5.31%) Public Cloud
4 12 (4.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (4.49%) Replication
6 7 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.86%) CMDB
7 6 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (2.45%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.22%) PKI
9 2 (0.82%) iPhone
10 1 (0.41%) CCTV
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.41%) SCADA
10 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 144 (58.78%) Windows
2 94 (38.37%) Windows Server
3 84 (34.29%) Linux
4 57 (23.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (22.86%) Windows 7
6 52 (21.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (13.47%) Windows 8
8 30 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (12.24%) Windows 10
9 23 (9.39%) CentOS
10 22 (8.98%) Ubuntu
11 13 (5.31%) Apple iOS
12 10 (4.08%) Unix
13 9 (3.67%) Windows XP
14 7 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (1.63%) SUSE
16 2 (0.82%) Android
16 2 (0.82%) Debian
17 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.86%) ITIL
2 38 (15.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 37 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (9.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (8.57%) Migration
7 21 (8.57%) Service Management
8 19 (7.76%) Server Virtualisation
9 17 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (6.53%) ITIL V3
11 15 (6.12%) Patch Management
11 15 (6.12%) Server Management
12 14 (5.71%) DevOps
12 14 (5.71%) PRINCE2
12 14 (5.71%) Server Patching
13 13 (5.31%) High Availability
14 12 (4.90%) Business Continuity
14 12 (4.90%) Presales
14 12 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (22.45%) PowerShell
2 51 (20.82%) Bash Shell
3 38 (15.51%) SQL
4 36 (14.69%) Python
5 24 (9.80%) Perl
6 22 (8.98%) VBScript
7 10 (4.08%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.04%) C#
8 5 (2.04%) C++
8 5 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.04%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.63%) C
9 4 (1.63%) Ruby
10 3 (1.22%) VB
11 2 (0.82%) Go
11 2 (0.82%) Java
12 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (15.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (14.69%) MCP
3 32 (13.06%) Degree
4 28 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (8.16%) MCTS
6 16 (6.53%) CCNA
6 16 (6.53%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (4.08%) CCAA
9 10 (4.08%) Security Cleared
10 8 (3.27%) MCSE
11 7 (2.86%) MCSA
11 7 (2.86%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.45%) RHCE
13 5 (2.04%) MCITP
14 3 (1.22%) Master's Degree
15 2 (0.82%) LPIC
16 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.41%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.80%) SLA
2 14 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 13 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 136 (55.51%) Active Directory
2 84 (34.29%) Hyper-V
3 52 (21.22%) vSphere
4 27 (11.02%) iptables
4 27 (11.02%) Samba
5 24 (9.80%) VMware Server
6 23 (9.39%) NFS
6 23 (9.39%) Postfix
7 21 (8.57%) Terminal Server
8 20 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (6.53%) Docker
10 12 (4.90%) XenDesktop
11 11 (4.49%) VMware NSX
11 11 (4.49%) XenServer
12 9 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (3.27%) Terminal Services
14 7 (2.86%) XenApp
15 6 (2.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (2.45%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (2.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (20.82%) SCCM
2 33 (13.47%) Puppet
3 20 (8.16%) SCOM
4 17 (6.94%) vRealize
5 14 (5.71%) AirWatch
5 14 (5.71%) SCVMM
6 12 (4.90%) Docker Swarm
6 12 (4.90%) Kubernetes
7 10 (4.08%) Nagios
8 9 (3.67%) Ansible
9 8 (3.27%) Terraform
10 7 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
10 7 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (2.86%) vCenter Server
11 6 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (2.04%) SCOrch
13 4 (1.63%) Munin
13 4 (1.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 4 (1.63%) WSUS
14 3 (1.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 245 (100.00%) VMware
2 131 (53.47%) Microsoft
3 72 (29.39%) Cisco
4 69 (28.16%) Citrix
5 34 (13.88%) NetApp
5 34 (13.88%) Sophos
6 30 (12.24%) EMC
7 25 (10.20%) HP
8 20 (8.16%) Dell
8 20 (8.16%) SonicWALL
9 18 (7.35%) Oracle
9 18 (7.35%) Veeam
10 15 (6.12%) Meraki
10 15 (6.12%) Symantec
11 13 (5.31%) Apple
11 13 (5.31%) IBM
11 13 (5.31%) Red Hat
12 8 (3.27%) Atlassian
13 7 (2.86%) CheckPoint
13 7 (2.86%) Hitachi