Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a VMware Specialist was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

VMware Specialist
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1185 1242
Rank change year-on-year +24 +57 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 28 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.018% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.019% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 54
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £40,750 £38,100 £35,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,500 £66,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% +8.33% -

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
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 Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Specialist in the UK

VMware Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VMware Specialist in the UK

VMware Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Specialist over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Specialist in the UK

VMware Specialist
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +39 26 £57,500 +15.00% 1
UK excluding London +24 19 £43,750 -10.26% 1
London 0 9 £62,500 +25.00%
South East +34 7 £45,000 -35.71% 1
North of England +13 4 - -
West Midlands +6 4 £36,750 -24.62%
Midlands +5 4 £36,750 -20.11%
Yorkshire +10 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
South West - 2 £42,500 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

VMware Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, VMware Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (71.43%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 10 (35.71%) Office 365
8 9 (32.14%) SCCM
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (28.57%) MCSE
10 7 (25.00%) Citrix
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (21.43%) XenApp
11 6 (21.43%) NetScaler
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) Change Management
12 5 (17.86%) Dell
12 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
13 4 (14.29%) XenServer
13 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
13 4 (14.29%) Hedge funds
13 4 (14.29%) Presales
13 4 (14.29%) OneDrive
13 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (14.29%) XenMobile

VMware Specialist 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) OneDrive
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) NetScaler
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) NAS
3 2 (7.14%) Skype
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 3 (10.71%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Celerra
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Change Management
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Presales
2 4 (14.29%) Task Automation
3 3 (10.71%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.57%) Coaching
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) DNA
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Design
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) MCSE
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (14.29%) MCSA
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) MCITP
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 22301
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (21.43%) XenApp
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 4 (14.29%) XenServer
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.14%) MetaFrame
6 2 (7.14%) vSphere
7 1 (3.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.29%) XenMobile
3 3 (10.71%) Ansible
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.57%) SCOM
5 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.57%) vRealize
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Dell
5 4 (14.29%) Altiris
5 4 (14.29%) McAfee
5 4 (14.29%) Symantec
5 4 (14.29%) Wyse
6 3 (10.71%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco
7 2 (7.14%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) Brocade
8 1 (3.57%) EMC
8 1 (3.57%) IBM
8 1 (3.57%) Lotus
8 1 (3.57%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle