Period
to 11 July 2020

The median annual salary for a VMware Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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

VMware Engineer
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 526 716 654
Rank change year-on-year +190 -62 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 101 158 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.24% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 91 131 264
Median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £31,075
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +9.47% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 40,900 80,674 97,765
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.25% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32,726 63,517 79,261
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

VMware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured VMware Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in the UK excluding London

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Engineer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for VMware Engineer in the UK excluding London

VMware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Engineer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Engineer in the UK excluding London

VMware Engineer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
South East +98 37 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East of England +89 24 £35,000 -30.00% 1
North of England +120 18 £50,000 +33.33% 2
North West +113 17 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Midlands +114 10 £45,000 +20.00%
South West +104 9 £40,000 -30.43% 2
West Midlands +87 6 £35,000 -6.67%
East Midlands +72 4 £52,500 +16.67%
Scotland - 2 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +86 1 £43,000 -0.58% 1
Wales +16 1 £45,000 +16.88%
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 UK excluding London region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 76 (75.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (73.27%) Windows
4 57 (56.44%) Windows Server
5 55 (54.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 50 (49.50%) Active Directory
7 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
8 38 (37.62%) Office 365
9 34 (33.66%) Azure
10 30 (29.70%) Linux
11 28 (27.72%) PowerShell
12 23 (22.77%) Firewall
12 23 (22.77%) Hyper-V
13 21 (20.79%) Cisco
14 19 (18.81%) vSphere
15 16 (15.84%) DNS
16 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
16 14 (13.86%) ITIL
16 14 (13.86%) Python
17 13 (12.87%) Ansible
17 13 (12.87%) Puppet
17 13 (12.87%) Bash Shell
17 13 (12.87%) DHCP
17 13 (12.87%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (12.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (11.88%) Citrix
18 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
18 12 (11.88%) SAN
18 12 (11.88%) High Availability
19 11 (10.89%) Git (software)

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 38 (37.62%) Office 365
2 34 (33.66%) Azure
3 7 (6.93%) AWS
4 6 (5.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.99%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.77%) Firewall
2 16 (15.84%) DNS
3 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
4 13 (12.87%) DHCP
5 12 (11.88%) SAN
6 9 (8.91%) PBX
6 9 (8.91%) VPN
6 9 (8.91%) Wireless
7 6 (5.94%) LAN
8 5 (4.95%) VSAN
8 5 (4.95%) WAN
9 4 (3.96%) VLAN
9 4 (3.96%) VoIP
10 3 (2.97%) NAS
11 2 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.98%) FTP
11 2 (1.98%) Skype
12 1 (0.99%) Internet
12 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.94%) Subversion
4 5 (4.95%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (4.95%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 3 (2.97%) Law
1 3 (2.97%) Retail
2 2 (1.98%) Public Sector
2 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.99%) Advertising
3 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.99%) Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.96%) Driving Licence
2 4 (3.96%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.97%) Clustering
3 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.97%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.98%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (1.98%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 74 (73.27%) Windows
2 57 (56.44%) Windows Server
3 30 (29.70%) Linux
4 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.99%) CentOS
7 1 (0.99%) VyOS
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (54.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (13.86%) ITIL
3 13 (12.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.88%) High Availability
5 7 (6.93%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
6 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Automation
6 6 (5.94%) ITIL V3
6 6 (5.94%) Open Source
7 5 (4.95%) Information Security
8 4 (3.96%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.96%) Change Control
8 4 (3.96%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.96%) Risk Management
9 3 (2.97%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.97%) Data Protection
9 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.97%) Project Management
9 3 (2.97%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.72%) PowerShell
2 14 (13.86%) Python
3 13 (12.87%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.94%) Go
5 5 (4.95%) Perl
5 5 (4.95%) PHP
5 5 (4.95%) VBScript
6 4 (3.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (6.93%) Degree
3 5 (4.95%) MCSA
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) MCSE
4 4 (3.96%) VCAP
5 3 (2.97%) CCNP
5 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.98%) VCDX
6 2 (1.98%) VCP6
7 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) MCITP
7 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (75.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (49.50%) Active Directory
3 23 (22.77%) Hyper-V
4 19 (18.81%) vSphere
5 10 (9.90%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (8.91%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (7.92%) Docker
8 5 (4.95%) vCloud
9 4 (3.96%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (2.97%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.99%) XenApp
11 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (12.87%) Ansible
1 13 (12.87%) Puppet
2 6 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.95%) Terraform
4 4 (3.96%) PowerCLI
4 4 (3.96%) vRealize
5 3 (2.97%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.97%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.97%) SCCM
5 3 (2.97%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.98%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.98%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.99%) Avamar
7 1 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
3 21 (20.79%) Cisco
4 12 (11.88%) Citrix
5 9 (8.91%) HP
5 9 (8.91%) NetApp
6 6 (5.94%) Juniper
6 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.96%) Dell
7 4 (3.96%) EMC
8 3 (2.97%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.97%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.98%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.98%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.99%) Brocade
10 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.99%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (0.99%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.99%) McAfee