Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a VMware Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1136 1147 1170
Rank change year-on-year +11 +23 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Architect 41 75 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.039% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.041% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 31 60 137
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £53,750 £49,975 £50,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

VMware Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Architect in the UK

VMware Architect
Top 11 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
England -9 40 £63,750 -1.92% 2
UK excluding London +43 20 £62,500 -1.96% 2
London -16 20 £65,000 -7.14%
South East +38 10 £62,500 -11.35% 2
North of England -6 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Yorkshire +24 5 £60,000 -
Midlands +24 2 £53,750 +19.44%
North West -23 2 £66,250 +1.92%
West Midlands +16 1 £65,000 +34.02%
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Wales - 1 £50,000 -

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (70.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (60.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
6 17 (41.46%) Windows
7 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.83%) SAN
8 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
9 10 (24.39%) Private Cloud
9 10 (24.39%) Firewall
9 10 (24.39%) TOGAF
9 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
10 9 (21.95%) Information Security
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (19.51%) Linux
11 8 (19.51%) MCSE
11 8 (19.51%) ITIL
11 8 (19.51%) Degree
11 8 (19.51%) Docker
11 8 (19.51%) Office 365
11 8 (19.51%) Puppet
12 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
12 7 (17.07%) IaaS
12 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
12 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
12 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
12 7 (17.07%) CCNP
12 7 (17.07%) Cisco
12 7 (17.07%) SQL Server

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 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (70.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (19.51%) Office 365
4 7 (17.07%) IaaS
5 6 (14.63%) PaaS
6 3 (7.32%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (4.88%) Bluemix
8 1 (2.44%) Slack
8 1 (2.44%) SoftLayer
8 1 (2.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) SAN
2 10 (24.39%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.32%) VSAN
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.44%) MPLS
6 1 (2.44%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Riak
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Node.js
2 2 (4.88%) SAML
2 2 (4.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (24.39%) Private Cloud
3 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.88%) PKI
5 2 (4.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) TOGAF
3 9 (21.95%) Information Security
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
5 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
6 5 (12.20%) Presales
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) High Availability
7 4 (9.76%) IT Strategy
7 4 (9.76%) Migration
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.88%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.88%) Line Management
9 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) Network Architecture
9 2 (4.88%) People Management
9 2 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) PHP
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
1 8 (19.51%) MCSE
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) CCNP
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) MiFID
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (60.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.51%) Docker
4 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
4 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.20%) vCloud
5 5 (12.20%) vSphere
6 3 (7.32%) VMware NSX
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.76%) vCenter Server
3 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 3 (7.32%) vRealize
4 2 (4.88%) Ansible
4 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.88%) Terraform
4 2 (4.88%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) F5
5 4 (9.76%) Brocade
5 4 (9.76%) NetApp
5 4 (9.76%) Rackspace
6 3 (7.32%) Google
6 3 (7.32%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) IBM
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) EMC
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 2 (4.88%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.44%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.44%) Symantec