The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 118 134 134
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 16 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 0.65% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.68% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 8
Average salary £57,500 £36,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.72% -37.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
VMware Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1797 2338 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.31% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1602 1697
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VMware Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

VMware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VMware Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with VMware Engineer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) Windows
3 29 (82.86%) Cisco
4 28 (80.00%) Linux
5 25 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (62.86%) PowerShell
6 22 (62.86%) Firewall
6 22 (62.86%) EMC
7 21 (60.00%) Python
8 20 (57.14%) Perl
8 20 (57.14%) Red Hat
9 19 (54.29%) ITIL
9 19 (54.29%) Ruby
10 18 (51.43%) Finance
10 18 (51.43%) Java
10 18 (51.43%) Fibre Channel
10 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
11 17 (48.57%) EMC VNX
11 17 (48.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 17 (48.57%) vSphere
11 17 (48.57%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (48.57%) Citrix
11 17 (48.57%) WSUS
11 17 (48.57%) Cisco IOS
11 17 (48.57%) Qualys
11 17 (48.57%) SCCM
12 16 (45.71%) Mentoring
13 15 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (42.86%) Shell Script

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with VMware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) OpenShift
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) Firewall
2 18 (51.43%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco IOS
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (22.86%) DNS
5 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.71%) DHCP
7 2 (5.71%) HTTP
7 2 (5.71%) LAN
7 2 (5.71%) LDAP
7 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.71%) SAN
7 2 (5.71%) SMTP
7 2 (5.71%) SSL
7 2 (5.71%) WAN
8 1 (2.86%) FWSM
8 1 (2.86%) snoop
8 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) LAMP
1 2 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (5.71%) MCollective
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
2 17 (48.57%) EMC VNX
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.71%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Unix
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.71%) CentOS
7 2 (5.71%) Debian
7 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 17 (48.57%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (45.71%) Mentoring
4 13 (37.14%) Server Patching
4 13 (37.14%) Service Management
4 13 (37.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (11.43%) High Availability
6 3 (8.57%) Data Management
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.71%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 1 (2.86%) Presales
8 1 (2.86%) Project Management
8 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.86%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) PowerShell
2 21 (60.00%) Python
3 20 (57.14%) Perl
4 19 (54.29%) Ruby
5 18 (51.43%) Java
6 15 (42.86%) Shell Script
7 5 (14.29%) C
8 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.57%) CCIE
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
4 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SAS 70
System Software
1 25 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (48.57%) vSphere
3 15 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (40.00%) VMware ESX
5 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
6 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
7 3 (8.57%) Docker
7 3 (8.57%) XenServer
8 2 (5.71%) qmail
8 2 (5.71%) Squid
8 2 (5.71%) Xen
9 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.86%) Firmware
9 1 (2.86%) iptables
9 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 17 (48.57%) SCCM
1 17 (48.57%) WSUS
2 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.71%) Cacti
3 2 (5.71%) collectd
3 2 (5.71%) Ganglia
3 2 (5.71%) Graphite
3 2 (5.71%) Legato
3 2 (5.71%) logstash
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.86%) Simpana
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (82.86%) Cisco
3 22 (62.86%) EMC
4 20 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 17 (48.57%) Citrix
5 17 (48.57%) Qualys
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.43%) CommVault
7 4 (11.43%) HP
7 4 (11.43%) IBM
7 4 (11.43%) NetApp
8 3 (8.57%) Dell
8 3 (8.57%) Juniper
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle
8 3 (8.57%) Sun
8 3 (8.57%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (5.71%) Mercator
9 2 (5.71%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (5.71%) Splunk
9 2 (5.71%) Veeam