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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Engineer
Rank 839 863 811
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 53 66 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.056% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.060% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 57
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

VMware Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Engineer
Top 21 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 31 July 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 +5 52 £47,000 +10.58% 4
London +27 35 £47,000 -10.47% 2
South East +4 11 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Hounslow - 10 £54,750 - 1
Hampshire +7 7 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £42,500 -
East of England +2 5 £41,000 +9.33%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £41,000 -
Peterborough - 3 £37,500 -
Surrey +17 2 - - 1
Brighton - 2 £50,000 -
Croydon - 2 £49,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands -5 1 £47,500 +52.00% 1
Cardiff - 1 £31,500 -
South Wales - 1 £31,500 -
Wales - 1 £31,500 -
Northampton - 1 £47,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £41,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £41,000 -

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 126 (100.00%) VMware
2 89 (70.63%) Windows
3 76 (60.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (38.89%) Cisco
5 48 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 44 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (32.54%) SAN
8 38 (30.16%) vSphere
9 34 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
11 29 (23.02%) ITIL
11 29 (23.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (21.43%) Active Directory
13 26 (20.63%) EMC
14 25 (19.84%) Data Centre
15 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (18.25%) HP
16 23 (18.25%) Linux
17 22 (17.46%) IBM
18 21 (16.67%) Firewall
18 21 (16.67%) VMware ESX
19 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
20 19 (15.08%) IIS
20 19 (15.08%) DNS
20 19 (15.08%) DHCP
20 19 (15.08%) Dell
21 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
21 18 (14.29%) MS Exchange
22 16 (12.70%) Finance
22 16 (12.70%) NAS

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (15.08%) IIS
2 18 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 16 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.17%) Lync
6 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) Apache
8 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (32.54%) SAN
2 21 (16.67%) Firewall
3 19 (15.08%) DHCP
3 19 (15.08%) DNS
4 16 (12.70%) NAS
5 7 (5.56%) VPN
5 7 (5.56%) LAN
5 7 (5.56%) VLAN
6 6 (4.76%) Network Security
6 6 (4.76%) WAN
7 4 (3.17%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.38%) Wireless
8 3 (2.38%) IPsec
8 3 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.79%) SSL
10 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (12.70%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Law
3 4 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.84%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.73%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.76%) Replication
3 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.38%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 89 (70.63%) Windows
2 44 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (18.25%) Linux
6 5 (3.97%) UNIX
7 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.79%) Android
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.02%) ITIL
1 29 (23.02%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (11.11%) Project Management
2 14 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 11 (8.73%) Service Delivery
4 10 (7.94%) High Availability
5 9 (7.14%) Change Management
6 8 (6.35%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.56%) Migration
8 6 (4.76%) Server Building
9 4 (3.17%) Patch Management
9 4 (3.17%) Performance Management
10 3 (2.38%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (2.38%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.38%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.38%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (2.38%) Information Security
10 3 (2.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 48 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.14%) RHCT
4 8 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.35%) CCNA
5 7 (5.56%) MCSE
5 7 (5.56%) VCP5
5 7 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.97%) Degree
7 4 (3.17%) MCDST
8 3 (2.38%) MCSA
8 3 (2.38%) CCA
8 3 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.59%) CCNP
9 2 (1.59%) MCP
9 2 (1.59%) MCITP
9 2 (1.59%) VCAP
10 1 (0.79%) MCTS
10 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
1 3 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (60.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (30.16%) vSphere
3 27 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 21 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 11 (8.73%) vCloud
6 9 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.56%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.38%) Firmware
8 3 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (2.38%) XenApp
8 3 (2.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (2.38%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.59%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) SCOM
2 5 (3.97%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.17%) SCCM
4 3 (2.38%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.38%) Nagios
5 1 (0.79%) vMotion
Vendors
1 126 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (38.89%) Cisco
3 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
4 26 (20.63%) EMC
5 23 (18.25%) HP
6 22 (17.46%) IBM
7 19 (15.08%) Dell
8 13 (10.32%) NetApp
9 12 (9.52%) Red Hat
10 9 (7.14%) Citrix
11 6 (4.76%) Veeam
12 4 (3.17%) Sun
12 4 (3.17%) CommVault
13 3 (2.38%) Oracle
13 3 (2.38%) Mercator
13 3 (2.38%) Symantec
13 3 (2.38%) Juniper
14 2 (1.59%) Sophos
14 2 (1.59%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.59%) Brocade
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