Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a VMware Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 465 414 332
Rank change year-on-year -51 -82 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 92 130 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.43% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.45% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 82 124 316
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,875
90th Percentile £83,750 £60,875 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 30,686 29,084 37,604
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.94% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25,572 24,277 32,004
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -25 36 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Berkshire -13 32 £42,250 -15.50% 2
Hampshire -32 29 £58,000 +54.67% 2
Surrey +3 23 £47,500 -2.56%
Kent +20 6 £32,500 -31.58% 1
Oxfordshire -1 4 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 3 £35,000 -19.54% 1
West Sussex -4 1 - -
VMware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, VMware Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (100.00%) VMware
2 82 (89.13%) Windows
3 66 (71.74%) Windows Server
4 52 (56.52%) Cisco
5 51 (55.43%) Microsoft
6 46 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 45 (48.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (43.48%) SQL
10 38 (41.30%) MS Exchange
11 34 (36.96%) VMware ESXi
12 33 (35.87%) Microsoft Azure
13 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 30 (32.61%) Clustering
15 29 (31.52%) Symantec
16 28 (30.43%) Active Directory
16 28 (30.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 23 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 20 (21.74%) ITIL
19 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2013
19 19 (20.65%) Capacity Planning
20 18 (19.57%) F5
20 18 (19.57%) vCenter Server
21 17 (18.48%) SQL Server 2014
21 17 (18.48%) Capacity Management
22 16 (17.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
22 16 (17.39%) PowerShell
22 16 (17.39%) Juniper
22 16 (17.39%) Veritas
22 16 (17.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager

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 38 (41.30%) MS Exchange
2 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.43%) IIS
5 3 (3.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.22%) Office 365
3 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (2.17%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) SAN
2 9 (9.78%) Firewall
3 8 (8.70%) LAN
3 8 (8.70%) NAS
4 7 (7.61%) WAN
5 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.35%) DHCP
6 4 (4.35%) DNS
6 4 (4.35%) VoIP
7 3 (3.26%) VLAN
8 2 (2.17%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.17%) Skype
8 2 (2.17%) Wireless
9 1 (1.09%) VPN
9 1 (1.09%) VSAN
9 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
1 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Games
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) .NET
1 1 (1.09%) .NET Core
1 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.09%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.09%) Flash
1 1 (1.09%) JSON
1 1 (1.09%) SOAP
1 1 (1.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.61%) Clustering
2 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.52%) Replication
4 4 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.35%) EMC VNX
5 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.09%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 82 (89.13%) Windows
2 66 (71.74%) Windows Server
3 44 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (16.30%) Linux
5 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.61%) Windows 10
6 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.09%) Fedora
7 1 (1.09%) Unix
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) ITIL
2 19 (20.65%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (18.48%) Capacity Management
4 14 (15.22%) Change Management
5 12 (13.04%) Server Building
6 6 (6.52%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.35%) Migration
8 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 3 (3.26%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (3.26%) Server Hardening
10 2 (2.17%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.17%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (2.17%) Change Control
10 2 (2.17%) High Availability
10 2 (2.17%) Information Security
10 2 (2.17%) Proactive Monitoring
10 2 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.17%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.48%) SQL
2 16 (17.39%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (1.09%) C
5 1 (1.09%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) C++
5 1 (1.09%) Groovy
5 1 (1.09%) Kotlin
5 1 (1.09%) Perl
5 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (17.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (11.96%) CCNA
3 11 (11.96%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.52%) MCSE
5 5 (5.43%) MCP
6 4 (4.35%) CCA
6 4 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.35%) EMC Certification
6 4 (4.35%) MCSA
7 3 (3.26%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.17%) Degree
8 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.09%) CCNP
9 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.09%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 45 (48.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (36.96%) VMware ESXi
3 28 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 11 (11.96%) vSphere
6 4 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.17%) vCloud
8 1 (1.09%) Docker
8 1 (1.09%) NFS
8 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (30.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 18 (19.57%) vCenter Server
3 16 (17.39%) Backup Exec
3 16 (17.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 16 (17.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (13.04%) SCCM
5 10 (10.87%) SCOM
6 6 (6.52%) vRealize
7 4 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (4.35%) EMC VPLEX
7 4 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (4.35%) vMotion
8 2 (2.17%) Ansible
8 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.17%) Puppet
9 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.09%) PowerCLI
9 1 (1.09%) Rancher
9 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (56.52%) Cisco
3 51 (55.43%) Microsoft
4 29 (31.52%) Symantec
5 18 (19.57%) F5
6 16 (17.39%) Altiris
6 16 (17.39%) Forcepoint
6 16 (17.39%) Juniper
6 16 (17.39%) Veritas
7 9 (9.78%) Citrix
8 5 (5.43%) NetApp
9 4 (4.35%) Brocade
9 4 (4.35%) CommVault
9 4 (4.35%) EMC
9 4 (4.35%) Isilon
10 2 (2.17%) Google
10 2 (2.17%) Meraki
10 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.09%) McAfee
11 1 (1.09%) Sophos