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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Engineer
Rank 755 807 785
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 103 60 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.058% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.061% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 92 49 78
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-9.47% -2.56%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
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 £27,500 £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 6 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 6 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 +55 90 £46,500 -2.10% 5
London +22 45 £47,000 -14.54% 3
East of England +21 12 £53,750 +62.87% 1
South East -16 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Leicestershire - 9 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 9 £35,000 -
Essex - 8 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +1 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Cardiff -22 7 £31,500 -37.00%
Wales -26 7 £31,500 -37.00%
South Wales -28 7 £31,500 -37.00%
North West - 7 £31,000 -
Manchester - 7 £31,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £37,000 -
Hampshire -4 4 £50,000 +88.67%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £45,250 -
Peterborough - 4 £43,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £37,000 -
City of London -8 2 £58,750 +30.55%
South Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £45,000 -
Croydon +10 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Basingstoke +7 1 - -
Reading -7 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Berkshire -10 1 £55,000 +46.66%
South West -24 1 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands -25 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £47,500 -

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 205 (100.00%) VMware
2 134 (65.37%) Windows
3 108 (52.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (44.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 86 (41.95%) Active Directory
6 79 (38.54%) vSphere
7 78 (38.05%) Microsoft
8 70 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (32.20%) SAN
10 63 (30.73%) Cisco
11 49 (23.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (22.93%) MS Exchange
13 46 (22.44%) Disaster Recovery
14 44 (21.46%) Linux
15 42 (20.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 40 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
16 40 (19.51%) HP
17 39 (19.02%) DNS
18 37 (18.05%) Citrix
18 37 (18.05%) NetApp
19 36 (17.56%) Firewall
20 34 (16.59%) ITIL
21 33 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
22 32 (15.61%) EMC
23 30 (14.63%) IIS
24 29 (14.15%) MS Excel
24 29 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2010
25 28 (13.66%) PowerShell
25 28 (13.66%) DHCP
26 27 (13.17%) Dell

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 47 (22.93%) MS Exchange
2 30 (14.63%) IIS
3 29 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (4.88%) Lync
7 9 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.98%) CMS
11 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (32.20%) SAN
2 39 (19.02%) DNS
3 36 (17.56%) Firewall
4 28 (13.66%) DHCP
5 19 (9.27%) NAS
6 16 (7.80%) LAN
7 10 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.88%) VPN
8 7 (3.41%) VoIP
9 6 (2.93%) WAN
9 6 (2.93%) VLAN
9 6 (2.93%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (2.44%) iSCSI
10 5 (2.44%) Internet
11 4 (1.95%) DMZ
12 3 (1.46%) Intranet
12 3 (1.46%) Extranet
12 3 (1.46%) NetScaler
13 2 (0.98%) Wireless
13 2 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 26 (12.68%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Banking
3 9 (4.39%) French Language
3 9 (4.39%) Spanish Language
4 6 (2.93%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.93%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.44%) Law
5 5 (2.44%) Electronics
6 4 (1.95%) Back Office
7 2 (0.98%) Games
7 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
8 1 (0.49%) Military
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.98%) Web Services
1 2 (0.98%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.88%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.39%) Replication
3 9 (4.39%) Clustering
4 8 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.93%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.98%) EqualLogic
6 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.49%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 134 (65.37%) Windows
2 70 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (23.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (21.46%) Linux
5 42 (20.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (5.37%) UNIX
7 9 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.41%) Windows Vista
8 7 (3.41%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.93%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.93%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.44%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.44%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.46%) VMS
12 1 (0.49%) Android
12 1 (0.49%) Solaris
12 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (16.59%) ITIL
3 15 (7.32%) Service Delivery
4 10 (4.88%) Configuration Management
4 10 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 9 (4.39%) Change Management
6 8 (3.90%) Software Engineering
6 8 (3.90%) Capacity Management
7 7 (3.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (3.41%) Project Management
7 7 (3.41%) Integration Testing
8 6 (2.93%) Migration
9 5 (2.44%) Business Continuity
9 5 (2.44%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (2.44%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (2.44%) Data Protection
10 3 (1.46%) Wealth Management
10 3 (1.46%) Performance Management
11 2 (0.98%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.66%) PowerShell
2 19 (9.27%) SQL
3 13 (6.34%) VBScript
4 9 (4.39%) PHP
5 7 (3.41%) VB
5 7 (3.41%) C
5 7 (3.41%) C#
5 7 (3.41%) C++
6 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 91 (44.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 33 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (12.20%) CCNA
5 20 (9.76%) VCP5
6 15 (7.32%) Degree
7 14 (6.83%) Security Cleared
8 12 (5.85%) MCSE
8 12 (5.85%) VCAP
9 11 (5.37%) SC Cleared
10 10 (4.88%) MCDST
11 9 (4.39%) NCDA
11 9 (4.39%) NCIE
11 9 (4.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (3.41%) MCITP
13 6 (2.93%) DV Cleared
14 5 (2.44%) VCP4
15 4 (1.95%) CCNP
15 4 (1.95%) CCA
15 4 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (52.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (41.95%) Active Directory
3 79 (38.54%) vSphere
4 40 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (10.73%) Hyper-V
6 18 (8.78%) XenApp
7 17 (8.29%) VMware Server
8 15 (7.32%) vCloud
9 10 (4.88%) VMware ESX
10 8 (3.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (2.93%) XenDesktop
12 5 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (1.46%) XenServer
14 2 (0.98%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.98%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.98%) NFS
14 2 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.49%) Firmware
15 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (9.76%) SCOM
2 19 (9.27%) NetBackup
3 11 (5.37%) SCCM
4 10 (4.88%) Backup Exec
4 10 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (2.93%) HP SIM
5 6 (2.93%) Nagios
6 5 (2.44%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.46%) WSUS
8 2 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.98%) WMI
8 2 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.49%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 205 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (38.05%) Microsoft
3 63 (30.73%) Cisco
4 40 (19.51%) HP
5 37 (18.05%) Citrix
5 37 (18.05%) NetApp
6 32 (15.61%) EMC
7 27 (13.17%) Dell
8 21 (10.24%) Veeam
9 11 (5.37%) CheckPoint
9 11 (5.37%) Symantec
10 10 (4.88%) Sun
11 8 (3.90%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.93%) 3Com
12 6 (2.93%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.44%) Apple
13 5 (2.44%) Oracle
14 2 (0.98%) Veritas
14 2 (0.98%) Juniper
14 2 (0.98%) BMC
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