Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a VMware Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

VMware Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 425 361 363
Rank change year-on-year -64 +2 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 127 209 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.67% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.69% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 111 202 279
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £32,400
90th Percentile £58,000 £63,700 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,878 30,400 39,688
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.86% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24,953 25,194 33,601
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VMware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in the South East

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VMware Engineer in the South East

VMware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Engineer in the South East

VMware Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley -34 44 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Berkshire -3 40 £41,000 -21.90% 5
Hampshire -41 36 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Surrey +2 34 £47,500 -5.00% 3
West Sussex +11 12 £30,500 -30.29%
Kent +18 4 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 4 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Oxfordshire -19 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
East Sussex -23 1 £46,500 +32.86%
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 South East region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 127 (100.00%) VMware
2 112 (88.19%) Windows
3 91 (71.65%) Windows Server
4 87 (68.50%) Microsoft
5 67 (52.76%) Cisco
6 60 (47.24%) SQL Server
6 60 (47.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (45.67%) MS Exchange
7 58 (45.67%) Active Directory
8 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 55 (43.31%) SQL
10 44 (34.65%) VMware ESXi
11 42 (33.07%) Microsoft Azure
12 41 (32.28%) Exchange Server 2010
12 41 (32.28%) Symantec
13 36 (28.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 34 (26.77%) ITIL
14 34 (26.77%) Clustering
15 32 (25.20%) Firewall
16 29 (22.83%) vSphere
17 27 (21.26%) F5
17 27 (21.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 25 (19.69%) Linux
18 25 (19.69%) Citrix
18 25 (19.69%) vCenter Server
19 23 (18.11%) Exchange Server 2013
19 23 (18.11%) Juniper
19 23 (18.11%) SAN
19 23 (18.11%) Backup Exec
20 22 (17.32%) Forcepoint

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 58 (45.67%) MS Exchange
2 41 (32.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (18.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (9.45%) IIS
5 5 (3.94%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.36%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.57%) Apache
7 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.79%) JBoss
8 1 (0.79%) Moodle
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (16.54%) Office 365
3 7 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.36%) IaaS
5 2 (1.57%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.57%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.57%) SaaS
5 2 (1.57%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.20%) Firewall
2 23 (18.11%) SAN
3 14 (11.02%) LAN
4 13 (10.24%) NAS
4 13 (10.24%) TCP/IP
4 13 (10.24%) VoIP
5 11 (8.66%) DNS
5 11 (8.66%) WAN
6 10 (7.87%) DHCP
7 9 (7.09%) VLAN
8 7 (5.51%) iSCSI
9 6 (4.72%) VPN
9 6 (4.72%) Wireless
10 5 (3.94%) BIG-IP
10 5 (3.94%) Ethernet
10 5 (3.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (3.94%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (3.94%) Skype
11 3 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.36%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (47.24%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (11.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.57%) MySQL
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
1 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
1 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (9.45%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Financial Institution
2 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) .NET
1 1 (0.79%) .NET Core
1 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.79%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (0.79%) Flash
1 1 (0.79%) JSON
1 1 (0.79%) LDAP
1 1 (0.79%) SOAP
1 1 (0.79%) WCF
1 1 (0.79%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.77%) Clustering
2 11 (8.66%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.51%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (3.94%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.15%) Handset
7 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.36%) Replication
8 2 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.79%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) PKI
9 1 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.79%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 112 (88.19%) Windows
2 91 (71.65%) Windows Server
3 60 (47.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (19.69%) Linux
5 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (13.39%) Windows 10
7 11 (8.66%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.36%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.57%) CentOS
9 2 (1.57%) Fedora
9 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) ITIL
2 21 (16.54%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (11.81%) Capacity Management
3 15 (11.81%) Change Management
4 13 (10.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.51%) Server Building
6 6 (4.72%) Business Continuity
6 6 (4.72%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (4.72%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (3.94%) BCP
7 5 (3.94%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (3.94%) Change Control
7 5 (3.94%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (3.94%) E-Commerce
7 5 (3.94%) Line Management
7 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2
7 5 (3.94%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.15%) Information Security
9 3 (2.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (43.31%) SQL
2 19 (14.96%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.51%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.57%) C
4 2 (1.57%) Python
4 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) Groovy
5 1 (0.79%) Kotlin
5 1 (0.79%) Perl
5 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (21.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (16.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (14.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (11.81%) CCNA
6 7 (5.51%) MCP
6 7 (5.51%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.94%) CCA
7 5 (3.94%) CCNP
7 5 (3.94%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (3.94%) Degree
7 5 (3.94%) MCSA
7 5 (3.94%) MCSE
7 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.79%) CCDA
9 1 (0.79%) NCIE
9 1 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.79%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.57%) RMADS
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 58 (45.67%) Active Directory
2 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (34.65%) VMware ESXi
4 29 (22.83%) vSphere
5 22 (17.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.94%) vCloud
7 4 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.36%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.57%) NFS
9 2 (1.57%) VMware NSX
9 2 (1.57%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.79%) Docker
10 1 (0.79%) Xen
10 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (28.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 25 (19.69%) vCenter Server
3 23 (18.11%) Backup Exec
4 21 (16.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 21 (16.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (7.09%) SCCM
6 8 (6.30%) SCOM
7 6 (4.72%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (3.15%) NetVault Backup
9 3 (2.36%) WSUS
10 2 (1.57%) Ansible
10 2 (1.57%) Nagios
10 2 (1.57%) Puppet
10 2 (1.57%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.57%) Simpana
10 2 (1.57%) vRealize
11 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.79%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.79%) Rancher
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) VMware
2 87 (68.50%) Microsoft
3 67 (52.76%) Cisco
4 41 (32.28%) Symantec
5 27 (21.26%) F5
6 25 (19.69%) Citrix
7 23 (18.11%) Juniper
8 22 (17.32%) Forcepoint
9 21 (16.54%) Altiris
9 21 (16.54%) Veritas
10 19 (14.96%) NetApp
11 11 (8.66%) Dell
12 10 (7.87%) Veeam
13 8 (6.30%) HP
14 6 (4.72%) Red Hat
15 5 (3.94%) EqualLogic
16 4 (3.15%) CommVault
17 2 (1.57%) 3PAR
17 2 (1.57%) McAfee
17 2 (1.57%) Sophos