The median annual salary for a VMware Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

VMware Engineer
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 104 76
Rank change year-on-year +24 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 12 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.17% 0.18% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.19% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 22
Median salary £52,500 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -17.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 977 1051 1223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.85% 97.05% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 749 812 983
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

VMware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in Essex

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for VMware Engineer in Essex

VMware Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +10 12 £52,500 +50.00%
VMware Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Essex region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) NetApp
4 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (66.67%) vSphere
5 8 (66.67%) Office 365
5 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (66.67%) Perl
6 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
7 5 (41.67%) Hortonworks
7 5 (41.67%) Nagios
7 5 (41.67%) Java
7 5 (41.67%) Unix
7 5 (41.67%) JBoss
7 5 (41.67%) Python
7 5 (41.67%) ZABBIX
7 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (25.00%) NAS
8 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (41.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) SUSE
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Python
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (66.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (41.67%) ZABBIX
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) NetApp
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Hortonworks
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft