Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 29 37
Rank change year-on-year -61 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 68 225 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.66% 7.51% 5.95%
As % of the System Software category 18.63% 45.92% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 65 188 236
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,600 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,500 £73,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +25.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 365 490 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 14.30% 16.34% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 328 379 557
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,425 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £70,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +15.38%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Reading.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Reading over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 68 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (54.41%) Hyper-V
3 35 (51.47%) Linux
4 33 (48.53%) Windows
5 30 (44.12%) TCP/IP
6 29 (42.65%) Windows Server
7 27 (39.71%) Active Directory
8 24 (35.29%) Firewall
8 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
10 20 (29.41%) DNS
10 20 (29.41%) Cisco
10 20 (29.41%) Python
10 20 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (25.00%) vSphere
11 17 (25.00%) Perl
11 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 16 (23.53%) Office 365
13 15 (22.06%) DevOps
13 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
13 15 (22.06%) IIS
13 15 (22.06%) ITIL
13 15 (22.06%) Puppet
14 14 (20.59%) Apache
14 14 (20.59%) VPN
14 14 (20.59%) Ansible
15 13 (19.12%) Unix
16 12 (17.65%) SQL
16 12 (17.65%) WAN
16 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (22.06%) IIS
2 14 (20.59%) Apache
3 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
4 6 (8.82%) OpenStack
5 5 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (7.35%) Skype for Business
5 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.88%) Confluence
6 4 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.47%) Moodle
9 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (23.53%) Office 365
4 9 (13.24%) SaaS
5 5 (7.35%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.41%) PaaS
7 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.47%) Datadog
7 1 (1.47%) G Suite
7 1 (1.47%) IaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.12%) TCP/IP
2 24 (35.29%) Firewall
3 20 (29.41%) DNS
4 14 (20.59%) VPN
5 12 (17.65%) WAN
6 11 (16.18%) DHCP
7 8 (11.76%) BGP
7 8 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (11.76%) Internet
7 8 (11.76%) MPLS
8 7 (10.29%) Ethernet
8 7 (10.29%) SAN
8 7 (10.29%) Wireshark
9 6 (8.82%) VLAN
10 5 (7.35%) IPsec
10 5 (7.35%) LAN
10 5 (7.35%) OSPF
10 5 (7.35%) Wireless
11 4 (5.88%) EIGRP
11 4 (5.88%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) Redis
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
3 5 (7.35%) JIRA
3 5 (7.35%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Electronics
2 3 (4.41%) Italian Language
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.41%) Marketing
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 15 (22.06%) Support Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Technical Support Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Network Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Architect
7 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (8.82%) Network Support
7 6 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) IT Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 4 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 4 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.47%) LAMP
2 1 (1.47%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.47%) PHP-FPM
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.41%) PKI
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) Handset
4 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.47%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 35 (51.47%) Linux
2 33 (48.53%) Windows
3 29 (42.65%) Windows Server
4 13 (19.12%) Unix
5 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.71%) CentOS
7 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (11.76%) Ubuntu
9 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (8.82%) Windows 10
11 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
11 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
12 3 (4.41%) Kali Linux
13 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.47%) Solaris
14 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) DevOps
1 15 (22.06%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
3 7 (10.29%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (8.82%) ERP
5 5 (7.35%) Migration
5 5 (7.35%) Project Management
5 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Analytics
7 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (4.41%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (4.41%) High Availability
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (4.41%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) Python
2 17 (25.00%) Perl
3 12 (17.65%) SQL
4 10 (14.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
6 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.41%) Java
7 3 (4.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) C
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.29%) CCIE
2 7 (10.29%) CCNP
2 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) CCSP
3 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.88%) JNCIA
4 3 (4.41%) JNCIE
5 2 (2.94%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) CCSA
6 1 (1.47%) CCSE
6 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 37 (54.41%) Hyper-V
2 27 (39.71%) Active Directory
3 17 (25.00%) vSphere
4 9 (13.24%) Docker
5 7 (10.29%) KVM
6 6 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (4.41%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.47%) NFS
10 1 (1.47%) Postfix
10 1 (1.47%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Puppet
2 14 (20.59%) Ansible
3 8 (11.76%) Kubernetes
4 7 (10.29%) Nagios
4 7 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (8.82%) SCCM
6 5 (7.35%) Backup Exec
6 5 (7.35%) NetBackup
7 3 (4.41%) FortiGate
7 3 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (4.41%) Nessus
7 3 (4.41%) Nmap
7 3 (4.41%) SCOM
7 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.47%) WSUS
9 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
3 20 (29.41%) Cisco
4 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
5 11 (16.18%) HP
5 11 (16.18%) Juniper
6 10 (14.71%) Dell
7 8 (11.76%) Oracle
8 7 (10.29%) Citrix
8 7 (10.29%) F5
8 7 (10.29%) Palo Alto
9 6 (8.82%) NetApp
9 6 (8.82%) SolarWinds
9 6 (8.82%) Veeam
10 4 (5.88%) Aruba
10 4 (5.88%) CommVault
10 4 (5.88%) EMC
10 4 (5.88%) Fortinet
10 4 (5.88%) Sophos
10 4 (5.88%) Veritas