The median annual salary for a VMware Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

VMware Architect
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 895 921
Rank change year-on-year +58 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Architect 37 38 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.039% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.041% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 51
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,200 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £81,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -34.61% -3.70%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Architect in the UK

VMware Architect
Top 13 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 June 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 +37 37 £60,000 -14.28% 6
London +24 15 £60,000 -20.00%
West Yorkshire +15 14 £60,000 -
Leeds +8 14 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -6 14 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands - 7 £42,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Nottingham - 7 £42,500 - 1
City of London - 4 £62,500 -
South East +58 1 £70,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £70,000 -
Redhill - 1 £70,000 -

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (47.30%) Linux
3 35 (47.30%) Microsoft
4 34 (45.95%) SAN
5 33 (44.59%) Active Directory
6 29 (39.19%) NetApp
7 28 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (37.84%) vSphere
8 27 (36.49%) SQL Server
9 26 (35.14%) Windows
10 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (24.32%) SCCM
11 18 (24.32%) Degree
11 18 (24.32%) Firewall
11 18 (24.32%) Private Cloud
12 17 (22.97%) Presales
12 17 (22.97%) MCSE
12 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (21.62%) Web Services
13 16 (21.62%) SQL
13 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
13 16 (21.62%) High Availability
14 15 (20.27%) F5
14 15 (20.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
14 15 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (20.27%) SCSM
14 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
14 15 (20.27%) WAN

VMware Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 15 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.11%) IaaS
4 5 (6.76%) PaaS
5 3 (4.05%) SaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.95%) SAN
2 18 (24.32%) Firewall
3 15 (20.27%) WAN
4 10 (13.51%) iSCSI
4 10 (13.51%) LAN
5 8 (10.81%) NAS
6 7 (9.46%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.05%) DNS
7 3 (4.05%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.05%) MPLS
7 3 (4.05%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.05%) VPN
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.35%) 5G
9 1 (1.35%) Network Security
9 1 (1.35%) VLAN
9 1 (1.35%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.22%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.05%) MySQL
4 3 (4.05%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (20.27%) Law
1 15 (20.27%) Telecoms
2 12 (16.22%) Finance
3 10 (13.51%) Marketing
4 7 (9.46%) Electronics
4 7 (9.46%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.05%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) SAML
2 2 (2.70%) XMPP
3 1 (1.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) Private Cloud
2 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 10 (13.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (5.41%) Clustering
5 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.70%) PKI
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.35%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.30%) Linux
2 26 (35.14%) Windows
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 13 (17.57%) Unix
5 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Presales
2 16 (21.62%) High Availability
3 15 (20.27%) Document Management
4 13 (17.57%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.46%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (9.46%) ITIL
5 7 (9.46%) Load Balancing
5 7 (9.46%) Programme Management
6 6 (8.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.05%) BCP
7 3 (4.05%) DevOps
7 3 (4.05%) Project Management
7 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.05%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.70%) Information Security
8 2 (2.70%) IT Strategy
8 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.70%) Perl
4 2 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) Degree
2 17 (22.97%) MCSE
2 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (20.27%) MCITP
4 9 (12.16%) CCNP
4 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (9.46%) CCDP
6 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.05%) ISEB
8 2 (2.70%) VCAP
8 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (44.59%) Active Directory
3 28 (37.84%) vSphere
4 12 (16.22%) Docker
4 12 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
6 9 (12.16%) XenApp
7 6 (8.11%) vCloud
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.35%) KVM
10 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (24.32%) SCCM
2 15 (20.27%) SCOM
2 15 (20.27%) SCSM
3 13 (17.57%) Puppet
4 6 (8.11%) vCenter Server
5 5 (6.76%) SCVMM
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.70%) vRealize
8 1 (1.35%) Ansible
8 1 (1.35%) CloudForms
8 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (47.30%) Microsoft
3 29 (39.19%) NetApp
4 15 (20.27%) F5
4 15 (20.27%) SonicWALL
5 14 (18.92%) Cisco
5 14 (18.92%) HP
6 13 (17.57%) Rackspace
7 12 (16.22%) Brocade
8 10 (13.51%) Citrix
9 9 (12.16%) 3PAR
9 9 (12.16%) iManage
10 7 (9.46%) SAP
11 5 (6.76%) Dell
12 4 (5.41%) EMC
12 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
13 3 (4.05%) IBM
13 3 (4.05%) Infoblox
13 3 (4.05%) Oracle
14 1 (1.35%) Veeam
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