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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Engineer
Rank 838 795 803
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 64 81 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.076% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.081% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 53 66 88
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £38,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-11.18% -13.14%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

VMware Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Engineer
Top 26 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 19 September 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 -34 63 £45,000 - 5
London -31 36 £50,000 - 4
City of London +12 12 £45,000 +2.27% 1
East Midlands - 9 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 9 £32,500 -
South East -23 6 £42,500 +24.08%
West Yorkshire -29 5 £42,000 +35.48%
Yorkshire -29 5 £42,000 +35.48%
South West - 4 £41,250 -
Berkshire -3 3 £32,500 -36.58%
Reading -10 3 £32,500 -36.58%
Surrey -1 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Manchester -4 2 £33,250 +9.01%
North West -24 2 £33,250 +9.01%
New Malden - 2 - -
Devon - 2 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire -15 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
East of England -31 1 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £35,000 -
Bath - 1 £37,500 -
Bristol - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £20,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £37,500 -

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) VMware
2 115 (80.99%) Windows
3 100 (70.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (45.77%) vSphere
5 57 (40.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 54 (38.03%) Microsoft
7 49 (34.51%) Linux
8 46 (32.39%) Active Directory
8 46 (32.39%) Cisco
9 45 (31.69%) SAN
10 42 (29.58%) Citrix
11 40 (28.17%) MS Exchange
12 39 (27.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (26.76%) DNS
14 36 (25.35%) HP
15 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2003
16 29 (20.42%) Dell
17 28 (19.72%) NetApp
18 27 (19.01%) SQL
19 26 (18.31%) IIS
19 26 (18.31%) Firewall
19 26 (18.31%) Veeam
19 26 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
20 25 (17.61%) VMware ESXi
20 25 (17.61%) vCloud
21 24 (16.90%) VMware ESX
22 23 (16.20%) Disaster Recovery
22 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2012
22 23 (16.20%) Hyper-V
22 23 (16.20%) Security Cleared

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 40 (28.17%) MS Exchange
2 26 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (18.31%) IIS
3 17 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2000
5 11 (7.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (5.63%) Apache
7 5 (3.52%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.82%) Lync
8 4 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.11%) CMS
10 2 (1.41%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (14.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.82%) SaaS
2 4 (2.82%) IaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (31.69%) SAN
2 38 (26.76%) DNS
3 26 (18.31%) Firewall
4 17 (11.97%) DHCP
5 16 (11.27%) NAS
6 12 (8.45%) iSCSI
6 12 (8.45%) Wireless
7 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.93%) SSL
9 6 (4.23%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (3.52%) LAN
11 3 (2.11%) VLAN
12 2 (1.41%) VPN
13 1 (0.70%) WAN
13 1 (0.70%) HTTP
13 1 (0.70%) Network Security
13 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.70%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.75%) MySQL
2 7 (4.93%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (7.04%) Finance
2 4 (2.82%) French Language
2 4 (2.82%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Billing
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Clustering
2 13 (9.15%) Replication
3 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.45%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.63%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.52%) Firmware
6 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.41%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.41%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.41%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.41%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 115 (80.99%) Windows
2 49 (34.51%) Linux
3 39 (27.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 11 (7.75%) UNIX
8 6 (4.23%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.82%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.82%) Solaris
11 2 (1.41%) VMS
12 1 (0.70%) Debian
12 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (7.75%) Migration
2 11 (7.75%) ITIL
3 8 (5.63%) Change Management
4 7 (4.93%) Information Security
5 6 (4.23%) Information Security Management
5 6 (4.23%) Security Management
5 6 (4.23%) ISMS
6 5 (3.52%) Configuration Management
7 4 (2.82%) Project Management
7 4 (2.82%) Change Control
7 4 (2.82%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (2.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (2.11%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.11%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.11%) Validation
9 2 (1.41%) Data Security
9 2 (1.41%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.41%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.01%) SQL
2 18 (12.68%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.93%) VBScript
3 7 (4.93%) VB
4 5 (3.52%) Perl
5 4 (2.82%) PHP
5 4 (2.82%) C
6 3 (2.11%) C#
6 3 (2.11%) C++
7 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.70%) Python
8 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (40.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (16.20%) SC Cleared
2 23 (16.20%) Security Cleared
3 18 (12.68%) VCP5
4 17 (11.97%) DV Cleared
5 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (10.56%) Degree
7 12 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (7.75%) MCSE
9 10 (7.04%) CCNA
10 6 (4.23%) MCITP
11 5 (3.52%) MCP
12 4 (2.82%) MCDST
12 4 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (1.41%) CCA
14 2 (1.41%) NCDA
14 2 (1.41%) NCIE
15 1 (0.70%) VCAP
15 1 (0.70%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
System Software
1 100 (70.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (45.77%) vSphere
3 46 (32.39%) Active Directory
4 25 (17.61%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (17.61%) vCloud
5 24 (16.90%) VMware ESX
6 23 (16.20%) Hyper-V
7 19 (13.38%) XenApp
8 11 (7.75%) VMware Server
9 9 (6.34%) XenServer
10 4 (2.82%) XenDesktop
10 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.70%) NFS
12 1 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (9.15%) NetBackup
2 10 (7.04%) Backup Exec
2 10 (7.04%) WSUS
3 8 (5.63%) SCOM
3 8 (5.63%) HP SIM
4 6 (4.23%) SCCM
5 5 (3.52%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (2.82%) ARCserve
6 4 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (2.11%) Nagios
8 2 (1.41%) Puppet
8 2 (1.41%) CA LISA
8 2 (1.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 142 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (38.03%) Microsoft
3 46 (32.39%) Cisco
4 42 (29.58%) Citrix
5 36 (25.35%) HP
6 29 (20.42%) Dell
7 28 (19.72%) NetApp
8 26 (18.31%) Veeam
9 15 (10.56%) Symantec
10 13 (9.15%) EMC
11 11 (7.75%) Oracle
12 8 (5.63%) Sun
13 6 (4.23%) Mitel
14 5 (3.52%) F5
15 4 (2.82%) PlateSpin
15 4 (2.82%) CA
16 3 (2.11%) 3Com
16 3 (2.11%) Red Hat
17 2 (1.41%) Juniper
17 2 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
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