The median annual salary for a VMware Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Architect
UK
Rank 823 905 903
Rank change year-on-year +82 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Architect 37 51 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.049% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.051% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 59
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £58,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

VMware Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Architect in the UK

VMware Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VMware Architect in the UK

VMware Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Architect over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Architect in the UK

VMware Architect
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +96 37 £65,000 -7.14% 9
South East +66 13 £70,000 +12.00%
London +66 11 £60,000 -17.24% 6
Staines - 9 £70,000 -
Surrey - 9 £70,000 -
East Midlands +10 7 £42,500 -41.37% 1
Nottinghamshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Nottingham - 7 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +17 4 £60,000 - 2
Leeds +10 4 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire +6 4 £60,000 - 2
City of London +42 1 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Berkshire +30 1 £75,000 +20.00%
North West -13 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Manchester -17 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Gatwick - 1 £62,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £72,500 -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £95,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, VMware Architect 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 featuring VMware Architect in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 27 (40.91%) Linux
5 25 (37.88%) SAN
6 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
7 22 (33.33%) NetApp
7 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 20 (30.30%) Presales
8 20 (30.30%) vSphere
9 19 (28.79%) HP
9 19 (28.79%) Windows
10 18 (27.27%) WAN
10 18 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (24.24%) LAN
11 16 (24.24%) Cisco
11 16 (24.24%) Citrix
12 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 15 (22.73%) Data Centre
13 13 (19.70%) MCSE
13 13 (19.70%) SQL
13 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (19.70%) Load Balancing
14 12 (18.18%) MCITP
14 12 (18.18%) High Availability
15 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 11 (16.67%) SCCM
15 11 (16.67%) Degree
15 11 (16.67%) Clustering
16 10 (15.15%) Firewall

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.55%) IaaS
4 3 (4.55%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.88%) SAN
2 18 (27.27%) WAN
3 16 (24.24%) LAN
4 10 (15.15%) Firewall
5 9 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 9 (13.64%) NAS
6 5 (7.58%) DNS
6 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
7 4 (6.06%) DHCP
7 4 (6.06%) Network Security
7 4 (6.06%) VLAN
8 3 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (4.55%) VPN
9 2 (3.03%) IPv4
9 2 (3.03%) IPv6
10 1 (1.52%) 5G
10 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.52%) MPLS
10 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (13.64%) Marketing
2 8 (12.12%) Law
3 7 (10.61%) Finance
3 7 (10.61%) Games
3 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Electronics
4 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.67%) Clustering
3 10 (15.15%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (10.61%) Private Cloud
5 4 (6.06%) FlexPod
5 4 (6.06%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.03%) Replication
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.52%) iSeries
7 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Linux
2 19 (28.79%) Windows
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.06%) Unix
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Presales
2 13 (19.70%) Load Balancing
3 12 (18.18%) High Availability
4 8 (12.12%) Document Management
5 7 (10.61%) Project Management
6 6 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.06%) ITIL
7 4 (6.06%) Migration
7 4 (6.06%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.06%) SOA
7 4 (6.06%) Validation
8 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.55%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.03%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) Perl
4 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) MCSE
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.18%) MCITP
3 11 (16.67%) Degree
4 8 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.58%) CCNP
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.06%) CCDP
6 4 (6.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.55%) VCAP
8 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.52%) CCIE
9 1 (1.52%) CCMSE
9 1 (1.52%) CCSE
9 1 (1.52%) CCSM
9 1 (1.52%) ISEB
9 1 (1.52%) VCDX
9 1 (1.52%) VCP5
9 1 (1.52%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 20 (30.30%) vSphere
4 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 9 (13.64%) XenApp
6 6 (9.09%) VMware ESX
7 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
8 4 (6.06%) vCloud
8 4 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.52%) Docker
10 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.52%) KVM
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) SCCM
2 8 (12.12%) SCOM
2 8 (12.12%) SCSM
3 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (7.58%) Puppet
5 4 (6.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.52%) CloudForms
6 1 (1.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 22 (33.33%) NetApp
4 19 (28.79%) HP
5 16 (24.24%) Cisco
5 16 (24.24%) Citrix
6 9 (13.64%) 3PAR
7 8 (12.12%) SonicWALL
8 7 (10.61%) Dell
9 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 5 (7.58%) Oracle
11 4 (6.06%) AppSense
11 4 (6.06%) Symantec
11 4 (6.06%) Veeam
11 4 (6.06%) Veritas
12 3 (4.55%) SAP
13 2 (3.03%) F5
13 2 (3.03%) iManage
13 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
14 1 (1.52%) Google
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