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

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 51 46
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 192 222 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.79% 5.29% 5.15%
As % of the System Software category 27.47% 35.41% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 186 185 158
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +8.24%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 699 627 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.44% 14.95% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 563 536 432
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,375 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +9.09%

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 October 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 October 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 +21 51 £57,500 +15.00% 15
Watford -6 51 £45,000 -10.00% 5
St Albans 0 13 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -11 13 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Welwyn Garden City -37 10 £71,900 +124.69% 1
Ware - 6 £30,000 -
Stevenage +14 5 £40,000 +13.48% 6
Tring - 4 £37,500 -
Waltham Cross - 3 £55,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford -1 2 - -
Borehamwood +12 1 £24,000 -4.00%
Berkhamsted - 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £28,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £70,000 -
Royston - 1 £35,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 192 (100.00%) VMware
2 130 (67.71%) Windows
3 99 (51.56%) Windows Server
4 82 (42.71%) Firewall
5 76 (39.58%) Active Directory
6 73 (38.02%) Microsoft
6 73 (38.02%) Hyper-V
7 66 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 65 (33.85%) Office 365
9 57 (29.69%) PowerShell
10 56 (29.17%) Linux
11 54 (28.13%) MS Exchange
12 51 (26.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 43 (22.40%) TCP/IP
14 41 (21.35%) ITIL
15 39 (20.31%) DevOps
16 38 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
17 37 (19.27%) DNS
18 36 (18.75%) SQL
19 35 (18.23%) Cisco
19 35 (18.23%) NetApp
19 35 (18.23%) Windows Server 2012
20 34 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
21 33 (17.19%) VMware ESXi
21 33 (17.19%) Docker
22 32 (16.67%) Citrix
23 30 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
23 30 (15.63%) Unix
24 29 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
25 28 (14.58%) vSphere

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 54 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 28 (14.58%) OpenStack
3 23 (11.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (8.85%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.77%) GlassFish
6 11 (5.73%) Skype for Business
6 11 (5.73%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.69%) IIS
8 8 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.56%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.04%) JBoss
11 2 (1.04%) MQSeries
11 2 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.04%) ThingWorx
11 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.52%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.56%) Windchill
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) C-CURE
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 66 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (33.85%) Office 365
3 38 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (7.81%) IaaS
4 15 (7.81%) PaaS
5 11 (5.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (3.65%) SaaS
7 3 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 82 (42.71%) Firewall
2 43 (22.40%) TCP/IP
3 37 (19.27%) DNS
4 27 (14.06%) LAN
5 23 (11.98%) VPN
5 23 (11.98%) WAN
6 22 (11.46%) SAN
7 18 (9.38%) VLAN
8 17 (8.85%) Internet
9 16 (8.33%) DHCP
10 13 (6.77%) iSCSI
10 13 (6.77%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (5.73%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (5.73%) Skype
12 10 (5.21%) Network Security
13 8 (4.17%) Wireless
14 7 (3.65%) FTP
14 7 (3.65%) SSL
15 6 (3.13%) BIG-IP
16 5 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.08%) MySQL
4 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.56%) Big Data
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.52%) GIS
7 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.52%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.56%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) Ant
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (6.25%) Finance
2 7 (3.65%) Retail
3 5 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.08%) German Language
5 2 (1.04%) Back Office
5 2 (1.04%) Billing
5 2 (1.04%) French Language
5 2 (1.04%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Local Government
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (23.44%) Support Engineer
2 42 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (16.67%) Consultant
4 27 (14.06%) VMware Engineer
5 25 (13.02%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (11.46%) Analyst
7 21 (10.94%) Office 365 Consultant
8 20 (10.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 19 (9.90%) Cloud Consultant
9 19 (9.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 18 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support
10 18 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 18 (9.38%) Windows Consultant
11 16 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
11 16 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 16 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
11 16 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
12 15 (7.81%) Azure Consultant
13 13 (6.77%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.25%) Velocity
2 5 (2.60%) REST
2 5 (2.60%) Web Services
3 3 (1.56%) JSON
4 2 (1.04%) .NET
4 2 (1.04%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.04%) CSS
4 2 (1.04%) EJB
4 2 (1.04%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (1.04%) HornetQ
4 2 (1.04%) HTML
4 2 (1.04%) Java EE
4 2 (1.04%) Java SE
4 2 (1.04%) JMS
4 2 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.04%) XML
5 1 (0.52%) Middleware
5 1 (0.52%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 20 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 16 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (7.81%) Private Cloud
5 14 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (6.77%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.17%) Public Cloud
8 7 (3.65%) Cloud Native
8 7 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (3.13%) Blackberry
9 6 (3.13%) iPhone
10 5 (2.60%) Driving Licence
10 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (2.60%) Replication
11 4 (2.08%) CCTV
12 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.56%) Robotics
12 3 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 2 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 130 (67.71%) Windows
2 99 (51.56%) Windows Server
3 56 (29.17%) Linux
4 35 (18.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (15.63%) Unix
6 24 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (8.85%) AIX
8 16 (8.33%) Ubuntu
9 15 (7.81%) Debian
9 15 (7.81%) Windows 7
10 14 (7.29%) Windows 8
11 11 (5.73%) CoreOS
12 9 (4.69%) Windows 10
13 7 (3.65%) Windows XP
14 6 (3.13%) CentOS
14 6 (3.13%) Windows Phone
14 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (3.13%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.04%) Android
15 2 (1.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 41 (21.35%) ITIL
3 39 (20.31%) DevOps
4 34 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (13.54%) Presales
7 22 (11.46%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 21 (10.94%) E-Commerce
9 20 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (9.90%) Load Balancing
11 16 (8.33%) Service Management
12 15 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (7.29%) Decision-Making
13 14 (7.29%) Mentoring
13 14 (7.29%) Migration
14 13 (6.77%) Line Management
14 13 (6.77%) Mathematics
14 13 (6.77%) Physics
14 13 (6.77%) Virtual Environments
15 11 (5.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.69%) PowerShell
2 36 (18.75%) SQL
3 21 (10.94%) Python
4 18 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.69%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.08%) Java
8 2 (1.04%) C
8 2 (1.04%) C#
8 2 (1.04%) C++
8 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (13.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (11.98%) Degree
3 16 (8.33%) CCNA
3 16 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.29%) MCSE
5 13 (6.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (6.77%) MCP
5 13 (6.77%) MCSA
6 5 (2.60%) MBA
7 4 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.04%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.04%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.04%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.04%) MCITP
10 1 (0.52%) MCTS
10 1 (0.52%) OCP
10 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.29%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.13%) GDPR
3 5 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.60%) SLA
4 2 (1.04%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 76 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 73 (38.02%) Hyper-V
3 33 (17.19%) Docker
3 33 (17.19%) VMware ESXi
4 28 (14.58%) vSphere
5 14 (7.29%) Ceph
6 12 (6.25%) XenApp
7 9 (4.69%) VMware NSX
8 8 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (3.65%) DFS Replication
9 7 (3.65%) Terminal Services
9 7 (3.65%) XenDesktop
10 6 (3.13%) XenServer
11 5 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.56%) NFS
13 3 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (1.04%) Firmware
14 2 (1.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (14.06%) SCCM
2 25 (13.02%) Kubernetes
3 23 (11.98%) Puppet
4 17 (8.85%) Ansible
5 14 (7.29%) SCVMM
6 10 (5.21%) vCenter Server
7 7 (3.65%) SCOM
7 7 (3.65%) vRealize
8 6 (3.13%) Grafana
8 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (3.13%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 4 (2.08%) Backup Exec
9 4 (2.08%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (1.56%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.56%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 192 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (38.02%) Microsoft
3 35 (18.23%) Cisco
3 35 (18.23%) NetApp
4 32 (16.67%) Citrix
5 20 (10.42%) Veeam
6 18 (9.38%) IBM
7 17 (8.85%) Oracle
8 16 (8.33%) Symantec
9 11 (5.73%) F5
9 11 (5.73%) HP
10 9 (4.69%) Avaya
11 8 (4.17%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.65%) Remedy
13 6 (3.13%) EMC
13 6 (3.13%) SAP
13 6 (3.13%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.60%) Aruba
14 5 (2.60%) Juniper
15 4 (2.08%) Dell