The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Engineer
Rank 804 831 806
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 88 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.058% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.061% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 79 56 71
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.63% -

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend

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

VMware Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

VMware Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Engineer over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

VMware Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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 +28 74 £45,000 -5.26% 5
London +45 36 £52,500 -4.54% 1
East of England +19 12 £50,000 +40.84%
Essex +6 8 £55,000 +54.92%
Leicestershire - 8 £35,000 - 3
East Midlands - 8 £35,000 - 3
Cardiff 0 7 £31,500 -37.00%
South Wales -10 7 £31,500 -31.89%
Wales -13 7 £31,500 -31.89%
South East -17 7 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £37,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £36,000 -
Peterborough - 4 £43,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £45,250 -
Surrey +6 3 £50,000 +5.26%
City of London +3 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Oxfordshire - 3 £34,000 -
Chelmsford +7 2 £50,000 +40.84%
Hampshire -6 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £45,000 -
Manchester - 2 £31,000 -
North West - 2 £31,000 -
Croydon +10 1 £60,000 +26.31%
South West -23 1 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands -29 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £47,500 -
Leicester - 1 £35,000 - 1
Coventry - 1 £35,000 -

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 197 (100.00%) VMware
2 126 (63.96%) Windows
3 99 (50.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 81 (41.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 79 (40.10%) Active Directory
6 72 (36.55%) vSphere
7 71 (36.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 69 (35.03%) Microsoft
8 69 (35.03%) SAN
9 64 (32.49%) Cisco
10 49 (24.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 47 (23.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 46 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 43 (21.83%) MS Exchange
14 42 (21.32%) DNS
15 40 (20.30%) NetApp
15 40 (20.30%) Firewall
16 39 (19.80%) HP
16 39 (19.80%) Linux
16 39 (19.80%) VMware ESXi
17 32 (16.24%) Citrix
18 31 (15.74%) MS Excel
18 31 (15.74%) DHCP
19 30 (15.23%) EMC
20 29 (14.72%) ITIL
20 29 (14.72%) IIS
21 28 (14.21%) Microsoft Certification
22 27 (13.71%) PowerShell
23 25 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2010
24 24 (12.18%) Veeam

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 43 (21.83%) MS Exchange
2 29 (14.72%) IIS
3 25 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (10.66%) SharePoint
5 12 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.08%) Lync
6 10 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 31 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (35.03%) SAN
2 42 (21.32%) DNS
3 40 (20.30%) Firewall
4 31 (15.74%) DHCP
5 23 (11.68%) NAS
6 16 (8.12%) LAN
7 11 (5.58%) TCP/IP
8 10 (5.08%) VPN
9 9 (4.57%) WAN
10 7 (3.55%) VLAN
10 7 (3.55%) VoIP
11 6 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (2.54%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.54%) Internet
13 4 (2.03%) DMZ
14 3 (1.52%) Intranet
14 3 (1.52%) Extranet
14 3 (1.52%) Wireless
14 3 (1.52%) Network Security
14 3 (1.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 20 (10.15%) Finance
2 13 (6.60%) Banking
3 6 (3.05%) Law
4 5 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.03%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.03%) Back Office
6 3 (1.52%) Electronics
7 2 (1.02%) Legal
7 2 (1.02%) Games
7 2 (1.02%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.02%) French Language
7 2 (1.02%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.51%) Retail
8 1 (0.51%) Military
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.02%) WSH
2 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.57%) Replication
2 9 (4.57%) Clustering
3 8 (4.06%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.05%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.02%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.51%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 126 (63.96%) Windows
2 71 (36.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (23.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (19.80%) Linux
6 10 (5.08%) UNIX
6 10 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.55%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.55%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.05%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.54%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.52%) VMS
11 1 (0.51%) Android
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.87%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (14.72%) ITIL
3 14 (7.11%) Service Delivery
4 10 (5.08%) Incident Management
5 9 (4.57%) Change Management
5 9 (4.57%) Project Management
6 8 (4.06%) Capacity Management
7 6 (3.05%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (3.05%) Software Engineering
7 6 (3.05%) Configuration Management
7 6 (3.05%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (2.54%) Business Continuity
8 5 (2.54%) E-Commerce
8 5 (2.54%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (2.54%) Integration Testing
8 5 (2.54%) Performance Management
8 5 (2.54%) Data Protection
9 4 (2.03%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (2.03%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (1.52%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.71%) PowerShell
2 20 (10.15%) SQL
3 12 (6.09%) VBScript
4 8 (4.06%) PHP
5 6 (3.05%) VB
5 6 (3.05%) C
5 6 (3.05%) C#
5 6 (3.05%) C++
6 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 81 (41.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (14.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (10.15%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (9.64%) CCNA
5 14 (7.11%) VCP5
6 13 (6.60%) Security Cleared
7 11 (5.58%) VCAP
8 10 (5.08%) MCDST
9 9 (4.57%) NCDA
9 9 (4.57%) NCIE
9 9 (4.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (4.06%) Degree
10 8 (4.06%) SC Cleared
10 8 (4.06%) MCSE
11 7 (3.55%) MCITP
12 5 (2.54%) DV Cleared
12 5 (2.54%) CCA
12 5 (2.54%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (2.03%) CCNP
14 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 99 (50.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (40.10%) Active Directory
3 72 (36.55%) vSphere
4 39 (19.80%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (9.14%) Hyper-V
6 17 (8.63%) XenApp
6 17 (8.63%) vCloud
7 16 (8.12%) VMware Server
8 11 (5.58%) VMware ESX
9 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (3.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (2.03%) XenDesktop
12 3 (1.52%) DFS Replication
13 2 (1.02%) ISA Server
13 2 (1.02%) NFS
14 1 (0.51%) Firmware
14 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (10.15%) SCOM
2 14 (7.11%) NetBackup
3 10 (5.08%) Backup Exec
3 10 (5.08%) SCCM
3 10 (5.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (3.05%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.05%) Nagios
5 4 (2.03%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.52%) WSUS
7 2 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.02%) WMI
7 2 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.51%) vMotion
8 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 197 (100.00%) VMware
2 69 (35.03%) Microsoft
3 64 (32.49%) Cisco
4 40 (20.30%) NetApp
5 39 (19.80%) HP
6 32 (16.24%) Citrix
7 30 (15.23%) EMC
8 24 (12.18%) Veeam
9 20 (10.15%) Dell
10 11 (5.58%) CheckPoint
10 11 (5.58%) Symantec
11 10 (5.08%) Sun
12 8 (4.06%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.55%) Red Hat
14 6 (3.05%) Oracle
15 5 (2.54%) Apple
15 5 (2.54%) 3Com
16 4 (2.03%) CommVault
16 4 (2.03%) Juniper
17 2 (1.02%) BMC
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