The median annual salary for a VMware Engineer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
UK
Rank 528 500 443
Rank change year-on-year -28 -57  
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 352 518 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.50% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.52% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 336 462 575
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in the UK

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VMware Engineer in the UK

VMware Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Engineer over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Engineer in the UK

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 24 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 -10 348 £44,000 -2.22% 23
London +53 155 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Yorkshire +55 57 £37,500 -1.96% 4
South East -48 57 £47,500 -1.04% 5
West Yorkshire +51 53 £38,500 +5.47% 3
Leeds +28 36 £40,500 +5.19% 2
East of England +4 32 £47,500 +3.27% 1
Berkshire -18 26 £51,250 +2.50% 2
City of London +42 21 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hertfordshire +8 19 £47,500 +11.76%
North West -9 18 £42,500 +21.42% 5
West Midlands +26 16 £43,750 +9.37%
Reading +30 14 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Surrey +8 14 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Manchester -16 14 £36,500 +4.28% 3
Bradford - 12 £37,500 -
Birmingham +19 11 £42,500 -
Essex +24 10 £52,500 +27.27% 1
Colchester +9 10 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Leatherhead +4 7 £55,000 +41.02% 1
East Midlands -15 7 £42,500 -0.01% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 6 £45,250 +50.83%
Hampshire +8 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Watford -8 6 £47,500 +25.82%
South West -13 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Bracknell -16 6 £52,500 +11.70%
Farnborough +3 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Wetherby - 4 £27,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 4 £65,000 -
Guildford +19 3 £25,500 -43.33% 1

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, VMware Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 697 (100.00%) VMware
2 526 (75.47%) Windows
3 415 (59.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 391 (56.10%) Windows Server
5 386 (55.38%) Active Directory
6 329 (47.20%) Microsoft
7 196 (28.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 194 (27.83%) PowerShell
9 181 (25.97%) Cisco
10 175 (25.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 174 (24.96%) SQL Server
12 168 (24.10%) SAN
13 163 (23.39%) Linux
14 152 (21.81%) MS Exchange
15 151 (21.66%) MS Excel
15 151 (21.66%) Citrix
16 148 (21.23%) NetApp
16 148 (21.23%) Office 365
17 143 (20.52%) Microsoft Certification
18 130 (18.65%) ITIL
19 128 (18.36%) vSphere
20 126 (18.08%) Hyper-V
21 120 (17.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 115 (16.50%) SCCM
23 106 (15.21%) Data Centre
24 101 (14.49%) DNS
24 101 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
25 95 (13.63%) MCSE
25 95 (13.63%) VMware ESX
26 94 (13.49%) IIS

VMware Engineer 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
1 152 (21.81%) MS Exchange
2 94 (13.49%) IIS
3 63 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (9.04%) SharePoint
4 46 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (4.59%) Skype for Business
6 26 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (2.44%) CMS
8 8 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (1.00%) Apache
9 7 (1.00%) Confluence
10 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.72%) JBoss
11 4 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.14%) DNN
14 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 151 (21.66%) MS Excel
2 58 (8.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.44%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 148 (21.23%) Office 365
2 101 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.43%) SaaS
5 6 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.57%) IaaS
6 4 (0.57%) PaaS
7 3 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.29%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.14%) G Suite
9 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 168 (24.10%) SAN
2 101 (14.49%) DNS
3 90 (12.91%) Firewall
4 69 (9.90%) DHCP
5 59 (8.46%) TCP/IP
6 58 (8.32%) LAN
7 53 (7.60%) NAS
8 38 (5.45%) WAN
9 32 (4.59%) SSL
10 28 (4.02%) VPN
11 27 (3.87%) VLAN
11 27 (3.87%) VoIP
12 25 (3.59%) Internet
13 18 (2.58%) Network Security
14 12 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (1.43%) iSCSI
15 10 (1.43%) Skype
16 9 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (1.29%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (24.96%) SQL Server
2 48 (6.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (2.73%) MySQL
4 19 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (2.58%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.72%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.29%) Big Data
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (1.43%) MSI
2 9 (1.29%) JIRA
3 8 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.57%) Subversion
6 4 (0.57%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.29%) Ant
8 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.29%) Maven
8 2 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 87 (12.48%) Finance
2 14 (2.01%) Telecoms
3 13 (1.87%) Marketing
4 12 (1.72%) Electronics
4 12 (1.72%) Law
5 10 (1.43%) Banking
6 6 (0.86%) Back Office
7 5 (0.72%) Legal
7 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.72%) Retail
8 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.29%) Games
9 1 (0.14%) Advertising
9 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.02%) Software Packaging
2 21 (3.01%) .NET
3 20 (2.87%) HTML
4 19 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 19 (2.73%) Web Services
5 18 (2.58%) Ajax
6 17 (2.44%) CSS
7 15 (2.15%) LAMP
8 8 (1.15%) Middleware
9 3 (0.43%) Kafka
10 2 (0.29%) JSON
10 2 (0.29%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 106 (15.21%) Data Centre
2 37 (5.31%) Hedge funds
3 35 (5.02%) Clustering
4 30 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.44%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.87%) Replication
7 12 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (1.72%) PKI
8 10 (1.43%) EMC VNX
8 10 (1.43%) Public Cloud
9 9 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.15%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.15%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 6 (0.86%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.86%) Fintech
12 6 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 526 (75.47%) Windows
2 391 (56.10%) Windows Server
3 196 (28.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 175 (25.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 163 (23.39%) Linux
6 68 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (7.75%) Windows 7
8 41 (5.88%) Unix
9 34 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (4.30%) Windows 10
11 20 (2.87%) Solaris
12 9 (1.29%) CentOS
13 8 (1.15%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.86%) AIX
15 5 (0.72%) SUSE
15 5 (0.72%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (18.65%) ITIL
2 88 (12.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 73 (10.47%) Migration
4 55 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 48 (6.89%) Service Delivery
6 40 (5.74%) Presales
7 37 (5.31%) Change Management
8 35 (5.02%) High Availability
9 30 (4.30%) Time Management
10 28 (4.02%) Change Control
11 26 (3.73%) Configuration Management
11 26 (3.73%) Project Management
12 25 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (3.59%) Server Building
13 21 (3.01%) Capacity Management
14 20 (2.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (2.87%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 19 (2.73%) Incident Management
15 19 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (2.58%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 194 (27.83%) PowerShell
2 78 (11.19%) SQL
3 47 (6.74%) Perl
4 29 (4.16%) Python
5 27 (3.87%) Java
6 22 (3.16%) VBScript
7 16 (2.30%) Bash Shell
7 16 (2.30%) VB
8 14 (2.01%) Shell Script
9 13 (1.87%) PHP
10 5 (0.72%) Ruby
11 4 (0.57%) C
11 4 (0.57%) C++
12 3 (0.43%) C#
13 2 (0.29%) Groovy
13 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 143 (20.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 120 (17.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 95 (13.63%) MCSE
4 70 (10.04%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (9.04%) CCNA
6 53 (7.60%) MCSA
7 33 (4.73%) Degree
8 32 (4.59%) CCNP
9 23 (3.30%) Security Cleared
10 21 (3.01%) SC Cleared
11 17 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (2.30%) CCA
13 15 (2.15%) MCP
14 13 (1.87%) NCDA
15 11 (1.58%) NCIE
16 10 (1.43%) MCITP
16 10 (1.43%) RHCE
17 7 (1.00%) VCP6
18 6 (0.86%) DBS Check
18 6 (0.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.16%) SLA
2 15 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.29%) PMO
4 2 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 415 (59.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 386 (55.38%) Active Directory
3 128 (18.36%) vSphere
4 126 (18.08%) Hyper-V
5 95 (13.63%) VMware ESX
6 83 (11.91%) VMware ESXi
7 52 (7.46%) XenApp
8 37 (5.31%) XenDesktop
9 27 (3.87%) vCloud
10 26 (3.73%) VMware Server
11 25 (3.59%) Virtual Machines
12 21 (3.01%) VMware Workstation
13 19 (2.73%) Virtual Desktop
14 17 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
15 16 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
16 11 (1.58%) XenServer
17 10 (1.43%) Terminal Services
18 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 5 (0.72%) NFS
20 3 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 115 (16.50%) SCCM
2 46 (6.60%) SCOM
3 33 (4.73%) Puppet
4 32 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (4.30%) WSUS
6 24 (3.44%) NetBackup
7 16 (2.30%) Ansible
7 16 (2.30%) Backup Exec
8 15 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (2.01%) vMotion
10 7 (1.00%) Nagios
11 6 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.57%) OpenView
12 4 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.57%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.43%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.43%) PowerCLI
13 3 (0.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 697 (100.00%) VMware
2 329 (47.20%) Microsoft
3 181 (25.97%) Cisco
4 151 (21.66%) Citrix
5 148 (21.23%) NetApp
6 74 (10.62%) HP
7 42 (6.03%) EMC
8 37 (5.31%) Red Hat
9 35 (5.02%) Oracle
9 35 (5.02%) Veeam
10 21 (3.01%) Symantec
11 19 (2.73%) Dell
12 17 (2.44%) CommVault
13 15 (2.15%) Avaya
13 15 (2.15%) Dell Compellent
13 15 (2.15%) F5
13 15 (2.15%) Nimble Storage
14 14 (2.01%) Juniper
15 11 (1.58%) Google
15 11 (1.58%) IBM
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £450 - £550 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum dep on experience + on call allowance + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000 + Company Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
East London
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