The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Architect
Rank 883 881 837
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Architect 10 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.027% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.029% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 45
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £82,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +17.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VMware Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VMware Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Architect
Salary Trend

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

VMware Architect Salary Trend in the UK

VMware Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Architect over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 within the UK.

VMware Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -35 10 £55,000 -18.51% 2
East of England -17 4 £55,000 -
Essex - 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +9 2 £57,500 -28.12%
Reading -2 2 £57,500 -28.12%
London -15 2 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South East -31 2 £57,500 -23.33% 1
South West -16 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Devon - 1 £47,500 -

VMware Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited VMware Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (65.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 20 (57.14%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) Citrix
4 17 (48.57%) vSphere
5 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (28.57%) XenApp
7 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) LAN
7 8 (22.86%) WAN
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (20.00%) Xen
8 7 (20.00%) Hedge funds
9 6 (17.14%) vCloud
9 6 (17.14%) Systematic Trading
9 6 (17.14%) Banking
9 6 (17.14%) NAS
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (17.14%) SAN
9 6 (17.14%) DNS
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) IIS
10 4 (11.43%) ITIL
10 4 (11.43%) HP
10 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
10 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared

VMware Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited VMware Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) LAN
1 8 (22.86%) WAN
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) French Language
5 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Hedge funds
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) SUSE
6 1 (2.86%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (17.14%) Systematic Trading
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Product Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Product Management
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.86%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) VCP5
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 17 (48.57%) vSphere
4 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (28.57%) XenApp
6 7 (20.00%) Xen
7 6 (17.14%) vCloud
8 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
9 3 (8.57%) VMware Server
10 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
10 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
11 1 (2.86%) XenServer
11 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) Fujitsu
7 2 (5.71%) NetApp
7 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) Veeam
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) IBM