Period
to 31 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 21 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware 118 98 306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.80% 9.73% 10.70%
As % of the Vendors category 14.51% 21.17% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 83 228
10th Percentile £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £29,750 £32,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -10.00%
75th Percentile £48,750 £47,000 £59,063
90th Percentile £56,750 £48,500 £65,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 813 463 1,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 53.73% 45.98% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 390 372 1,093
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,650 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,750 £47,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.11% +1.08% -7.00%
75th Percentile £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £67,500 £69,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Hertfordshire

VMware
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for VMware in Hertfordshire

VMware
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware in Hertfordshire

VMware
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 31 July 2021. 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 -2 28 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Hemel Hempstead +7 26 £47,500 +58.33% 5
Hatfield -1 24 £44,750 +42.06% 8
Rickmansworth - 9 £55,000 -
Borehamwood 0 7 - - 3
St Albans -2 6 £32,750 -27.22% 2
Hitchin - 4 £37,500 -
Stevenage -47 3 - - 5
Welwyn Garden City -4 2 £34,375 -23.61% 1
Letchworth +5 1 £39,000 +14.71%
Potters Bar - 1 £40,000 -
VMware
East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 70 (59.32%) Windows
2 69 (58.47%) Azure
3 61 (51.69%) Microsoft
4 57 (48.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 55 (46.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (38.98%) PowerShell
7 45 (38.14%) Microsoft 365
8 43 (36.44%) Active Directory
8 43 (36.44%) DNS
9 40 (33.90%) vSphere
10 38 (32.20%) Linux
10 38 (32.20%) Windows Server
11 30 (25.42%) Citrix
12 28 (23.73%) DHCP
13 27 (22.88%) AWS
13 27 (22.88%) Microsoft Intune
14 25 (21.19%) VLAN
14 25 (21.19%) TCP/IP
14 25 (21.19%) Red Hat
15 23 (19.49%) Windows 10
16 22 (18.64%) Social Skills
16 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (17.80%) XenDesktop
18 20 (16.95%) Public Cloud
19 18 (15.25%) NFS
19 18 (15.25%) Firewall
20 17 (14.41%) SharePoint
20 17 (14.41%) MS Exchange
20 17 (14.41%) SCCM
21 16 (13.56%) Azure Active Directory

VMware
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 17 (14.41%) MS Exchange
1 17 (14.41%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.71%) Apache
3 10 (8.47%) IIS
4 9 (7.63%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.93%) OpenEdge
6 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (13.56%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 69 (58.47%) Azure
2 45 (38.14%) Microsoft 365
3 27 (22.88%) AWS
4 16 (13.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (7.63%) GCP
5 9 (7.63%) OneDrive
6 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.39%) IaaS
7 2 (1.69%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.85%) AWS CodeCommit
8 1 (0.85%) AWS Direct Connect
8 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.85%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.85%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 43 (36.44%) DNS
2 28 (23.73%) DHCP
3 25 (21.19%) TCP/IP
3 25 (21.19%) VLAN
4 18 (15.25%) Firewall
5 10 (8.47%) NetScaler
6 9 (7.63%) Skype
7 8 (6.78%) Internet
8 7 (5.93%) LAN
8 7 (5.93%) NAS
8 7 (5.93%) WAN
9 6 (5.08%) SAN
9 6 (5.08%) SMTP
10 4 (3.39%) ADSL
10 4 (3.39%) MPLS
11 3 (2.54%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.54%) HTTP
11 3 (2.54%) VPN
12 2 (1.69%) VoIP
12 2 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.93%) MySQL
3 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.85%) Power BI
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) Maven
5 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (18.64%) Social Skills
2 14 (11.86%) Finance
3 10 (8.47%) Documentation Skills
3 10 (8.47%) Presentation Skills
4 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Local Government
5 4 (3.39%) Police
5 4 (3.39%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.69%) Games
6 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.69%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (37.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (34.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 32 (27.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (14.41%) IT Engineer
5 15 (12.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (11.86%) Architect
7 13 (11.02%) Analyst
8 10 (8.47%) Support Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Digital Architect
9 9 (7.63%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.78%) Escalation Engineer
10 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 7 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (5.93%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (5.08%) Administrator
12 6 (5.08%) IT Support
12 6 (5.08%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) LAMP
1 6 (5.08%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (5.08%) Middleware
2 5 (4.24%) LDAP
3 3 (2.54%) JSON
3 3 (2.54%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) J2EE
4 1 (0.85%) React
4 1 (0.85%) SAML
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.08%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.08%) Replication
3 4 (3.39%) Clustering
3 4 (3.39%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.54%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (2.54%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (2.54%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.85%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.85%) FMCG
5 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) PKI
5 1 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 70 (59.32%) Windows
2 38 (32.20%) Linux
2 38 (32.20%) Windows Server
3 23 (19.49%) Windows 10
4 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (12.71%) CentOS
6 13 (11.02%) Unix
7 10 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (7.63%) Windows 7
8 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.85%) AIX
10 1 (0.85%) Solaris
10 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (48.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (11.86%) DevOps
4 10 (8.47%) Migration
4 10 (8.47%) Requirements Gathering
5 9 (7.63%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.63%) ITIL
5 9 (7.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (7.63%) Service Management
5 9 (7.63%) Strategic Roadmap
5 9 (7.63%) Technology Roadmap
6 7 (5.93%) SIEM
6 7 (5.93%) Task Automation
7 5 (4.24%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.24%) Presales
7 5 (4.24%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.39%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (3.39%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.39%) Load Balancing
8 4 (3.39%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.98%) PowerShell
2 16 (13.56%) Python
3 9 (7.63%) Bash Shell
3 9 (7.63%) Perl
4 5 (4.24%) SQL
5 1 (0.85%) Groovy
5 1 (0.85%) Java
5 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.85%) Jython
5 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.93%) MCSA
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.08%) MCSE
4 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.39%) DBS Check
5 4 (3.39%) Degree
5 4 (3.39%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.54%) CCNA
6 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.85%) CAPM
7 1 (0.85%) OCP
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PMP
7 1 (0.85%) RHCA
7 1 (0.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.24%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (4.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 55 (46.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (36.44%) Active Directory
3 40 (33.90%) vSphere
4 21 (17.80%) XenDesktop
5 18 (15.25%) NFS
6 14 (11.86%) Hyper-V
7 9 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (5.93%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (5.08%) iptables
9 6 (5.08%) Postfix
9 6 (5.08%) Samba
10 5 (4.24%) Terminal Services
10 5 (4.24%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (3.39%) Docker
11 4 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.85%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (22.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (14.41%) SCCM
3 15 (12.71%) Puppet
4 12 (10.17%) Ansible
5 9 (7.63%) HAProxy
5 9 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (7.63%) Salt
6 6 (5.08%) vCenter Server
7 4 (3.39%) AirWatch
8 3 (2.54%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 3 (2.54%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.54%) SCOM
8 3 (2.54%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.69%) Grafana
9 2 (1.69%) Graylog
9 2 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.69%) Terraform
10 1 (0.85%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 61 (51.69%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.42%) Citrix
3 25 (21.19%) Red Hat
4 16 (13.56%) Veeam
5 13 (11.02%) Ivanti
6 11 (9.32%) Cisco
7 9 (7.63%) SolarWinds
7 9 (7.63%) Symantec
8 6 (5.08%) Clearswift
9 5 (4.24%) CyberArk
9 5 (4.24%) Oracle
10 4 (3.39%) Brocade
10 4 (3.39%) jetNEXUS
10 4 (3.39%) MobileIron
10 4 (3.39%) NEC
10 4 (3.39%) Northgate
11 3 (2.54%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.54%) EMC
11 3 (2.54%) Instagram
11 3 (2.54%) Rackspace