The median annual salary for a VMware Specialist was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 901 887
Rank change year-on-year +82 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 33 49 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.047% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.049% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 73
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,550 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +28.20%  

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 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

VMware Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Specialist in the UK

VMware Specialist
Top 16 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 3 months to 30 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 +61 30 £55,000 +10.00% 1
London +52 15 £65,000 +10.16%
Liverpool - 6 - - 1
North West - 6 - - 1
Merseyside - 6 - - 1
City of London +28 5 £65,000 +8.33%
Yorkshire - 5 £43,250 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £43,250 -
Bradford - 4 £43,250 -
East of England +35 3 £52,500 -
Essex - 3 £52,500 -
Colchester - 3 £52,500 -
South West - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -

VMware Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (90.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (75.00%) Windows
4 32 (61.54%) Linux
4 32 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 31 (59.62%) Active Directory
6 30 (57.69%) ITIL
7 27 (51.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
9 21 (40.38%) MS Exchange
9 21 (40.38%) vSphere
10 19 (36.54%) HP
10 19 (36.54%) SAN
10 19 (36.54%) Citrix
11 18 (34.62%) ITIL V3
12 16 (30.77%) Cisco
13 14 (26.92%) NetApp
13 14 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (25.00%) Change Management
15 12 (23.08%) Service Management
15 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
15 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (21.15%) vCloud
16 11 (21.15%) SQL
16 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
17 10 (19.23%) DNS
17 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V

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 21 (40.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) SAN
2 10 (19.23%) DNS
3 8 (15.38%) DHCP
3 8 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (15.38%) iSCSI
4 7 (13.46%) VoIP
5 3 (5.77%) IPsec
5 3 (5.77%) NAS
5 3 (5.77%) SSL
5 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
2 3 (5.77%) Legal
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.23%) PKI
3 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 7 (13.46%) HP Storage
6 3 (5.77%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (5.77%) EMC VNX
7 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.92%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (75.00%) Windows
2 32 (61.54%) Linux
2 32 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.38%) HPUX
5 8 (15.38%) VMS
5 8 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 8 (15.38%) Windows NT
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) CentOS
7 2 (3.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) ITIL V3
3 13 (25.00%) Change Management
4 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (23.08%) Service Management
5 9 (17.31%) Migration
6 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (15.38%) Coaching
6 8 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 8 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (13.46%) High Availability
7 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.54%) Change Control
9 5 (9.62%) Project Management
10 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.77%) CRM
10 3 (5.77%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 8 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (15.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.77%) VCP6
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (90.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (59.62%) Active Directory
3 21 (40.38%) vSphere
4 14 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (21.15%) vCloud
6 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
7 9 (17.31%) VMware ESX
7 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (15.38%) ISA Server
8 8 (15.38%) NFS
8 8 (15.38%) UAG
8 8 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (15.38%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.85%) XenApp
10 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (15.38%) vMotion
1 8 (15.38%) WMI
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
3 19 (36.54%) Citrix
3 19 (36.54%) HP
4 16 (30.77%) Cisco
5 14 (26.92%) NetApp
6 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 8 (15.38%) Veritas
7 3 (5.77%) EMC
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle
8 2 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
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