Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a VMware Engineer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 654 570 576
Rank change year-on-year -84 +6 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 579 793 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 540 725 803
England median annual salary £44,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.30% -3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,450 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

VMware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured VMware Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in England

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VMware Engineer in England

VMware Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Engineer in England

VMware Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 268 £52,500 +10.53% 13
South East -96 107 £40,000 -11.11% 7
North of England -5 91 £37,000 -1.33% 4
East of England +16 69 £52,500 +25.00% 4
North West +10 47 £38,500 -14.44% 3
Yorkshire -4 44 £37,000 +5.71%
Midlands -6 25 £30,000 -25.00% 4
South West +7 20 £40,000 +5.26%
West Midlands -9 15 £30,000 -29.41% 1
East Midlands +22 10 £33,750 -15.63% 3
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, VMware Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 579 (100.00%) VMware
2 459 (79.27%) Windows
3 323 (55.79%) Windows Server
4 318 (54.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 314 (54.23%) Microsoft
6 312 (53.89%) Active Directory
7 178 (30.74%) Cisco
8 175 (30.22%) SAN
9 173 (29.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 168 (29.02%) Linux
11 166 (28.67%) Office 365
12 149 (25.73%) MS Exchange
13 145 (25.04%) Citrix
14 142 (24.53%) PowerShell
15 137 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
16 132 (22.80%) Windows Server 2008
17 130 (22.45%) vSphere
18 122 (21.07%) Firewall
19 121 (20.90%) ITIL
20 112 (19.34%) Hyper-V
21 105 (18.13%) Finance
22 103 (17.79%) Microsoft Certification
23 98 (16.93%) VMware ESXi
24 97 (16.75%) DNS
25 90 (15.54%) NetApp
26 88 (15.20%) SCCM
27 86 (14.85%) Data Centre
28 85 (14.68%) HP
29 83 (14.34%) SQL
29 83 (14.34%) Amazon AWS

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 149 (25.73%) MS Exchange
2 78 (13.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (10.54%) IIS
4 57 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (6.39%) OpenStack
6 21 (3.63%) Skype for Business
7 15 (2.59%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.07%) Apache
9 11 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.73%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.86%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.69%) JBoss
13 4 (0.69%) nginx
14 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 44 (7.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 166 (28.67%) Office 365
2 137 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.94%) IaaS
5 14 (2.42%) PaaS
6 11 (1.90%) SaaS
7 4 (0.69%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 175 (30.22%) SAN
2 122 (21.07%) Firewall
3 97 (16.75%) DNS
4 64 (11.05%) NAS
4 64 (11.05%) WAN
5 63 (10.88%) DHCP
6 62 (10.71%) LAN
7 55 (9.50%) TCP/IP
8 36 (6.22%) VPN
9 29 (5.01%) Remote Desktop
10 28 (4.84%) VoIP
11 22 (3.80%) VLAN
12 21 (3.63%) iSCSI
13 20 (3.45%) Internet
13 20 (3.45%) Skype
14 14 (2.42%) MPLS
15 11 (1.90%) Wireless
16 10 (1.73%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (1.73%) PCoIP
17 7 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (12.26%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.28%) MySQL
3 13 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.21%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (4.32%) MSI
2 9 (1.55%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.17%) Ant
4 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
General
1 105 (18.13%) Finance
2 37 (6.39%) Banking
3 19 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.07%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.73%) Retail
7 7 (1.21%) Back Office
8 4 (0.69%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.52%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.52%) Legal
10 2 (0.35%) French Language
10 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Games
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Marketing
11 1 (0.17%) Military
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.32%) Software Packaging
2 11 (1.90%) Web Services
3 9 (1.55%) LAMP
4 5 (0.86%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (0.69%) Middleware
5 4 (0.69%) SAML
5 4 (0.69%) XMPP
6 3 (0.52%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.52%) Sensu
7 2 (0.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.35%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.17%) CSS
8 1 (0.17%) HTML
8 1 (0.17%) REST
8 1 (0.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.85%) Data Centre
2 30 (5.18%) Clustering
3 23 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.80%) Replication
5 20 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 15 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.73%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.55%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.55%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.21%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.04%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.04%) PKI
11 5 (0.86%) Handset
12 4 (0.69%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.69%) EMC VNX
13 3 (0.52%) Fintech
13 3 (0.52%) HP Storage
13 3 (0.52%) iPad
14 2 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 459 (79.27%) Windows
2 323 (55.79%) Windows Server
3 173 (29.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 168 (29.02%) Linux
5 132 (22.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (12.78%) Windows 10
7 49 (8.46%) Windows 7
8 33 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (3.63%) Windows 8
10 19 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (3.11%) Unix
12 11 (1.90%) Windows XP
13 8 (1.38%) Debian
14 5 (0.86%) CentOS
14 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.52%) VMS
16 2 (0.35%) Fedora
16 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (20.90%) ITIL
2 54 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 54 (9.33%) E-Commerce
3 53 (9.15%) Migration
4 47 (8.12%) DevOps
5 28 (4.84%) Problem Management
6 26 (4.49%) Asset Management
6 26 (4.49%) Change Management
7 24 (4.15%) Task Automation
8 20 (3.45%) Time Management
8 20 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
9 19 (3.28%) Process Improvement
10 16 (2.76%) Service Delivery
11 15 (2.59%) High Availability
12 14 (2.42%) Business Continuity
12 14 (2.42%) Capacity Management
12 14 (2.42%) Configuration Management
12 14 (2.42%) Line Management
13 13 (2.25%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (2.07%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 142 (24.53%) PowerShell
2 83 (14.34%) SQL
3 30 (5.18%) Bash Shell
4 23 (3.97%) Python
5 21 (3.63%) Perl
6 14 (2.42%) Java
7 10 (1.73%) Ruby
8 8 (1.38%) C
8 8 (1.38%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.86%) AWK
9 5 (0.86%) sed
10 2 (0.35%) Groovy
10 2 (0.35%) PHP
10 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.35%) VBScript
11 1 (0.17%) C++
11 1 (0.17%) Go
11 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 103 (17.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (13.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 62 (10.71%) MCSE
4 54 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (7.60%) Degree
5 44 (7.60%) MCSA
6 38 (6.56%) CCNA
7 21 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (3.11%) CCNP
8 18 (3.11%) MCP
9 17 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (2.94%) MCITP
10 16 (2.76%) CCA
11 14 (2.42%) Security Cleared
11 14 (2.42%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (2.07%) SC Cleared
13 7 (1.21%) HP ASE
13 7 (1.21%) HPE ATP
13 7 (1.21%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (1.21%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.49%) SLA
2 5 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.52%) GDPR
5 2 (0.35%) QA
5 2 (0.35%) RMADS
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 318 (54.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 312 (53.89%) Active Directory
3 130 (22.45%) vSphere
4 112 (19.34%) Hyper-V
5 98 (16.93%) VMware ESXi
6 47 (8.12%) XenApp
7 31 (5.35%) XenDesktop
8 26 (4.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (4.49%) Virtual Desktop
9 17 (2.94%) Docker
10 16 (2.76%) Terminal Services
11 15 (2.59%) VMware NSX
11 15 (2.59%) VMware Server
12 14 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (2.07%) XenServer
14 11 (1.90%) NFS
15 10 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
16 8 (1.38%) Xen
17 5 (0.86%) vCloud
18 4 (0.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 88 (15.20%) SCCM
2 52 (8.98%) SCOM
3 41 (7.08%) vCenter Server
4 35 (6.04%) Backup Exec
5 25 (4.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 22 (3.80%) WSUS
7 18 (3.11%) Puppet
8 16 (2.76%) Kubernetes
9 14 (2.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (2.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 13 (2.25%) SCOrch
11 12 (2.07%) Ansible
11 12 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
13 10 (1.73%) Terraform
14 5 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (0.86%) NetVault Backup
14 5 (0.86%) Packer
14 5 (0.86%) vMotion
15 4 (0.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 579 (100.00%) VMware
2 314 (54.23%) Microsoft
3 178 (30.74%) Cisco
4 145 (25.04%) Citrix
5 90 (15.54%) NetApp
6 85 (14.68%) HP
7 54 (9.33%) Dell
8 48 (8.29%) Red Hat
9 47 (8.12%) Symantec
10 41 (7.08%) Veeam
11 32 (5.53%) EqualLogic
12 30 (5.18%) F5
13 26 (4.49%) EMC
14 24 (4.15%) Juniper
15 19 (3.28%) CommVault
16 18 (3.11%) Altiris
17 17 (2.94%) 3PAR
18 16 (2.76%) Google
19 15 (2.59%) Forcepoint
19 15 (2.59%) Veritas