Period
to 20 June 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 June 2019 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 35 29
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 98 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.68% 6.87% 7.38%
As % of the Vendors category 21.88% 14.87% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 79 65 59
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,500 £33,300
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £61,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.20% +7.89% +11.76%

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 Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 448 437 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 53.40% 46.19% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 343 372 384
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -10.63% +15.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £66,125 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -2.17%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Watford

VMware
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for VMware in Watford

VMware
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Watford over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 Watford region with a requirement for VMware.

1 76 (77.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (58.16%) Windows
3 54 (55.10%) Microsoft
4 51 (52.04%) Office 365
5 45 (45.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 37 (37.76%) Hyper-V
7 35 (35.71%) Windows Server
7 35 (35.71%) Cisco
7 35 (35.71%) Linux
8 32 (32.65%) DNS
9 31 (31.63%) EMC
9 31 (31.63%) NetApp
9 31 (31.63%) Firewall
10 30 (30.61%) Active Directory
11 26 (26.53%) VPN
11 26 (26.53%) Dell
11 26 (26.53%) Windows 7
12 25 (25.51%) MS Exchange
12 25 (25.51%) Migration
13 24 (24.49%) SQL Server
14 23 (23.47%) VMware ESXi
15 22 (22.45%) Windows 10
15 22 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 21 (21.43%) Bash Shell
17 20 (20.41%) iSCSI
18 19 (19.39%) ITIL
18 19 (19.39%) Apache
18 19 (19.39%) vSphere
19 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
19 18 (18.37%) HP

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 25 (25.51%) MS Exchange
2 19 (19.39%) Apache
3 4 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.02%) JBoss
6 1 (1.02%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 51 (52.04%) Office 365
2 45 (45.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.06%) OneDrive
4 3 (3.06%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.02%) IaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.02%) PaaS
5 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.65%) DNS
2 31 (31.63%) Firewall
3 26 (26.53%) VPN
4 20 (20.41%) iSCSI
5 17 (17.35%) DHCP
6 11 (11.22%) Internet
6 11 (11.22%) VLAN
7 10 (10.20%) LAN
7 10 (10.20%) SMTP
7 10 (10.20%) WAN
8 8 (8.16%) Reverse Proxy
9 7 (7.14%) Unified Communications
9 7 (7.14%) WLAN
10 6 (6.12%) Converged Networks
11 5 (5.10%) MPLS
11 5 (5.10%) SAN
12 4 (4.08%) 2G
12 4 (4.08%) SNMP
12 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.20%) MySQL
3 7 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.06%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 20 (20.41%) Senior Server Engineer
1 20 (20.41%) Server Engineer
1 20 (20.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 19 (19.39%) Consultant
2 19 (19.39%) IT Support
3 16 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) Senior Consultant
5 11 (11.22%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.20%) Cloud Consultant
6 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 10 (10.20%) Linux Specialist
6 10 (10.20%) Senior Virtualisation Consultant
6 10 (10.20%) Server Consultant
6 10 (10.20%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 8 (8.16%) Help Desk Support Technician
7 8 (8.16%) IT Technician
7 8 (8.16%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) LAMP
2 4 (4.08%) XML
3 3 (3.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.02%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.02%) EJB
4 1 (1.02%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (1.02%) HornetQ
4 1 (1.02%) Java EE
4 1 (1.02%) Java SE
4 1 (1.02%) JMS
4 1 (1.02%) Web Services
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) CCTV
1 8 (8.16%) Data Centre
1 8 (8.16%) Hybrid Cloud
1 8 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (7.14%) CMDB
2 7 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.12%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.02%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (58.16%) Windows
2 35 (35.71%) Linux
2 35 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 26 (26.53%) Windows 7
4 22 (22.45%) Windows 10
5 17 (17.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (15.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (11.22%) Ubuntu
8 9 (9.18%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.14%) CentOS
10 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) Migration
2 22 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (19.39%) ITIL
4 15 (15.31%) Mentoring
4 15 (15.31%) Service Management
4 15 (15.31%) Strategic Roadmap
5 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.22%) Ticket Management
8 9 (9.18%) Business Continuity
8 9 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.18%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (9.18%) Time Management
9 8 (8.16%) Asset Management
9 8 (8.16%) Data Migration
9 8 (8.16%) Patch Management
9 8 (8.16%) Server Management
9 8 (8.16%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 7 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 15 (15.31%) Perl
3 11 (11.22%) Python
4 10 (10.20%) SQL
5 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (1.02%) AWK
7 1 (1.02%) Go
7 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.27%) MCSA
3 11 (11.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (11.22%) Degree
4 9 (9.18%) MCSE
5 8 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.16%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.08%) CCNA
6 4 (4.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (77.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (37.76%) Hyper-V
3 30 (30.61%) Active Directory
4 23 (23.47%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (19.39%) vSphere
6 10 (10.20%) iptables
6 10 (10.20%) NFS
6 10 (10.20%) Postfix
6 10 (10.20%) Samba
6 10 (10.20%) VMware Server
7 8 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (7.14%) Terminal Services
8 7 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) Puppet
2 7 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (7.14%) SCCM
2 7 (7.14%) SCOM
2 7 (7.14%) SCVMM
2 7 (7.14%) vRealize
3 6 (6.12%) vCenter Server
4 5 (5.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 35 (35.71%) Cisco
3 31 (31.63%) EMC
3 31 (31.63%) NetApp
4 26 (26.53%) Dell
5 18 (18.37%) HP
6 12 (12.24%) IBM
7 11 (11.22%) Citrix
7 11 (11.22%) Oracle
7 11 (11.22%) Red Hat
8 10 (10.20%) Veeam
9 9 (9.18%) Atlassian
10 8 (8.16%) Meraki
11 7 (7.14%) Hitachi
11 7 (7.14%) Snow
11 7 (7.14%) Symantec
12 5 (5.10%) SonicWALL
13 4 (4.08%) Avaya
13 4 (4.08%) Intel
14 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint