Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a VMware Engineer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 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
England > North West
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 327 323
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 47 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.36% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 44
North West median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £23,000 £35,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,000 £48,525
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12733 12123 12586
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.99% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10181 10198 10449
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

VMware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in the North West

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VMware Engineer in the North West

VMware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Engineer in the North West

VMware Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 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
Manchester -8 23 £35,000 -23.91% 3
Cheshire -24 15 £39,000 +11.43% 1
Merseyside +19 6 £38,500 -14.44%
Lancashire +1 3 £32,500 -15.58%
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (91.49%) Windows
3 35 (74.47%) Active Directory
4 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
5 25 (53.19%) Hyper-V
6 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
7 21 (44.68%) Cisco
7 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (44.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (42.55%) MS Exchange
9 19 (40.43%) DNS
9 19 (40.43%) WAN
10 17 (36.17%) ITIL
10 17 (36.17%) SAN
11 15 (31.91%) LAN
11 15 (31.91%) Citrix
11 15 (31.91%) Data Centre
12 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (29.79%) Firewall
12 14 (29.79%) Office 365
13 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (27.66%) Veeam
13 13 (27.66%) Service Delivery
13 13 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (23.40%) Degree
15 10 (21.28%) NetApp
15 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (21.28%) DHCP
15 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (42.55%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) DNS
1 19 (40.43%) WAN
2 17 (36.17%) SAN
3 15 (31.91%) LAN
4 14 (29.79%) Firewall
5 10 (21.28%) DHCP
5 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.89%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (14.89%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (12.77%) Internet
7 6 (12.77%) NAS
8 5 (10.64%) VPN
9 3 (6.38%) VoIP
10 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (4.26%) MPLS
10 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.13%) IPsec
11 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 6 (12.77%) Back Office
1 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (91.49%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
3 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.77%) Linux
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (27.66%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
3 7 (14.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (14.89%) Time Management
4 6 (12.77%) Server Patching
4 6 (12.77%) Strategic Thinking
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (8.51%) Business Transformation
5 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.51%) Proactive Management
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.38%) People Management
7 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.26%) Compliance Management
7 2 (4.26%) Presales
7 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery Management
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) Perl
3 5 (10.64%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.89%) MCSE
4 5 (10.64%) MCP
4 5 (10.64%) MCSA
5 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CCA
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.26%) NCDA
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (74.47%) Active Directory
2 25 (53.19%) Hyper-V
3 21 (44.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (19.15%) XenApp
4 9 (19.15%) XenDesktop
5 8 (17.02%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (10.64%) Terminal Services
6 5 (10.64%) vSphere
7 4 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (6.38%) VMware Server
9 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
1 5 (10.64%) WSUS
2 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.51%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 21 (44.68%) Cisco
4 15 (31.91%) Citrix
5 13 (27.66%) Veeam
6 10 (21.28%) NetApp
7 5 (10.64%) Zerto
8 4 (8.51%) CommVault
8 4 (8.51%) Dell
8 4 (8.51%) EqualLogic
9 3 (6.38%) Juniper
9 3 (6.38%) Mitel
9 3 (6.38%) Symantec
10 2 (4.26%) HP
10 2 (4.26%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.13%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (2.13%) EMC
11 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds