Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 64 53
Rank change year-on-year +34 -11 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 181 181 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.98% 4.35% 5.04%
As % of the System Software category 38.03% 27.47% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 124 179 168
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,000 £31,425
90th Percentile £63,500 £72,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% -

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 476 659 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.36% 15.83% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 371 549 451
Hertfordshire median annual salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £44,400 £43,500
% change year-on-year -9.91% +2.07% +2.96%

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 17 September 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 17 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
Watford +28 60 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Hemel Hempstead +10 29 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Welwyn Garden City +35 21 £32,500 -54.86% 2
Potters Bar +19 18 £32,500 -53.57% 2
Borehamwood - 11 £50,000 -
Hatfield -1 10 £71,500 +36.19% 1
Harpenden - 5 - - 2
Hitchin - 5 £35,500 -
Kings Langley - 4 - -
Stevenage +13 3 £29,000 -
Tring +6 3 - -
Cheshunt - 2 £47,500 -
Letchworth -10 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 181 (100.00%) VMware
2 116 (64.09%) Windows
3 103 (56.91%) Office 365
4 101 (55.80%) Active Directory
5 93 (51.38%) Windows Server
6 91 (50.28%) Azure
7 74 (40.88%) Hyper-V
7 74 (40.88%) Microsoft
8 61 (33.70%) Firewall
9 59 (32.60%) Linux
10 56 (30.94%) AWS
11 50 (27.62%) ITIL
12 43 (23.76%) Cisco
13 42 (23.20%) SQL Server
14 41 (22.65%) vSphere
15 40 (22.10%) DNS
16 38 (20.99%) Citrix
16 38 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 36 (19.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 34 (18.78%) PowerShell
19 31 (17.13%) Service Management
20 30 (16.57%) DHCP
20 30 (16.57%) iSCSI
21 29 (16.02%) Windows Server 2012
22 27 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
22 27 (14.92%) MS Exchange
22 27 (14.92%) MCSE
23 26 (14.36%) NetApp
23 26 (14.36%) Degree
23 26 (14.36%) Puppet

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 27 (14.92%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.05%) SharePoint
3 17 (9.39%) Apache
3 17 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.76%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.21%) IIS
7 3 (1.66%) Confluence
7 3 (1.66%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (6.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 103 (56.91%) Office 365
2 91 (50.28%) Azure
3 56 (30.94%) AWS
4 19 (10.50%) OneDrive
5 11 (6.08%) OpenShift
6 6 (3.31%) IaaS
7 5 (2.76%) SaaS
8 4 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.10%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.55%) Akamai
10 1 (0.55%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 61 (33.70%) Firewall
2 40 (22.10%) DNS
3 30 (16.57%) DHCP
3 30 (16.57%) iSCSI
4 25 (13.81%) VLAN
5 22 (12.15%) LAN
5 22 (12.15%) TCP/IP
5 22 (12.15%) WAN
6 14 (7.73%) Network Security
7 12 (6.63%) VPN
8 11 (6.08%) BIG-IP
8 11 (6.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (6.08%) FabricPath
8 11 (6.08%) SAN
9 9 (4.97%) Internet
10 8 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (3.87%) Skype
12 6 (3.31%) MPLS
12 6 (3.31%) SMTP
13 5 (2.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.97%) MySQL
3 7 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.66%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.10%) Power BI
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (7.18%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (6.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (6.08%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (5.52%) JIRA
4 7 (3.87%) MSI
5 3 (1.66%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.55%) TestRail
6 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.55%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (10.50%) Finance
2 13 (7.18%) Retail
3 5 (2.76%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Games
5 1 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (17.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (16.57%) Analyst
3 22 (12.15%) Support Analyst
4 21 (11.60%) Server Engineer
4 21 (11.60%) Support Engineer
5 20 (11.05%) IT Support
5 20 (11.05%) Senior Server Engineer
6 19 (10.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (10.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 14 (7.73%) Administrator
8 14 (7.73%) IT Analyst
8 14 (7.73%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (6.08%) IT Support Analyst
9 11 (6.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.08%) Technical Leader
10 10 (5.52%) Architect
10 10 (5.52%) IT Technician
10 10 (5.52%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.18%) Web Services
2 6 (3.31%) LAMP
3 5 (2.76%) Middleware
4 2 (1.10%) .NET
5 1 (0.55%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.55%) HTML
5 1 (0.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (5.52%) CCTV
4 9 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.87%) Replication
6 6 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.76%) PKI
7 5 (2.76%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.66%) Clustering
9 3 (1.66%) Social Media
9 3 (1.66%) User Experience
10 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) SCADA
11 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 116 (64.09%) Windows
2 93 (51.38%) Windows Server
3 59 (32.60%) Linux
4 29 (16.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (11.60%) Windows 10
6 19 (10.50%) Windows 7
7 18 (9.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (9.39%) CentOS
9 16 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (7.73%) Ubuntu
11 11 (6.08%) SUSE
11 11 (6.08%) Windows 8
12 8 (4.42%) Windows XP
13 6 (3.31%) Unix
14 4 (2.21%) Debian
15 2 (1.10%) Android
16 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.62%) ITIL
2 38 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 31 (17.13%) Service Management
4 27 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (13.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (12.15%) ITIL V3
8 19 (10.50%) Mentoring
9 15 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (8.29%) DevOps
10 13 (7.18%) Patch Management
11 12 (6.63%) Change Control
11 12 (6.63%) Migration
11 12 (6.63%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (6.63%) Server Management
12 11 (6.08%) Business Continuity
12 11 (6.08%) Deployment Automation
12 11 (6.08%) Infrastructure as Code
12 11 (6.08%) IT Strategy
12 11 (6.08%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.78%) PowerShell
2 24 (13.26%) Python
3 22 (12.15%) SQL
4 18 (9.94%) Bash Shell
5 11 (6.08%) Ruby
6 7 (3.87%) Perl
7 4 (2.21%) VBScript
8 3 (1.66%) Go
8 3 (1.66%) Java
8 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.55%) PHP
9 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (19.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (14.92%) MCSE
3 26 (14.36%) Degree
4 19 (10.50%) MCSA
5 15 (8.29%) MCP
6 14 (7.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (6.63%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (6.63%) Security Cleared
8 11 (6.08%) CCNA
8 11 (6.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (5.52%) SC Cleared
10 8 (4.42%) AWS Certification
11 7 (3.87%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (3.87%) MCTS
12 6 (3.31%) CCAA
12 6 (3.31%) RHCE
13 5 (2.76%) Numerate Degree
14 4 (2.21%) DBS Check
14 4 (2.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.29%) PCI DSS
2 14 (7.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (6.08%) SLA
4 8 (4.42%) PMO
5 2 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 101 (55.80%) Active Directory
2 74 (40.88%) Hyper-V
3 41 (22.65%) vSphere
4 17 (9.39%) VMware NSX
5 15 (8.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 15 (8.29%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (7.73%) Docker
7 13 (7.18%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (6.08%) KVM
9 10 (5.52%) XenApp
10 9 (4.97%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (4.97%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (4.42%) XenDesktop
12 7 (3.87%) VMware Server
13 6 (3.31%) iptables
13 6 (3.31%) NFS
13 6 (3.31%) Postfix
13 6 (3.31%) Samba
14 1 (0.55%) Firmware
14 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (14.36%) Puppet
2 21 (11.60%) SCCM
3 19 (10.50%) vRealize
4 17 (9.39%) SCOM
5 15 (8.29%) Ansible
6 13 (7.18%) Docker Swarm
6 13 (7.18%) Kubernetes
7 12 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (6.63%) SCOrch
8 11 (6.08%) Terraform
9 9 (4.97%) Nagios
10 6 (3.31%) vCenter Server
11 5 (2.76%) Munin
12 4 (2.21%) WSUS
12 4 (2.21%) ZABBIX
13 3 (1.66%) AirWatch
13 3 (1.66%) Backup Exec
13 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (1.66%) NetBackup
13 3 (1.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 181 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (40.88%) Microsoft
3 43 (23.76%) Cisco
4 38 (20.99%) Citrix
5 26 (14.36%) NetApp
6 25 (13.81%) EMC
7 20 (11.05%) F5
8 16 (8.84%) SonicWALL
9 14 (7.73%) HP
10 11 (6.08%) Meraki
11 10 (5.52%) Atlassian
11 10 (5.52%) Dell
12 9 (4.97%) Google
13 6 (3.31%) Oracle
14 5 (2.76%) Clearswift
14 5 (2.76%) Dell Compellent
14 5 (2.76%) Veeam
15 4 (2.21%) New Relic
15 4 (2.21%) SolarWinds
16 3 (1.66%) Symantec