The median annual salary for a VMware Specialist was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 914 919
Rank change year-on-year +52 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 12 21 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.021% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.022% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 41
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Specialist in the UK

VMware Specialist
Top 8 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 28 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 +38 10 £57,500 +15.00% 1
UK excluding London +30 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
London +28 5 £57,500 +15.00% 1
South East +39 3 £45,000 -8.62%
Midlands +12 1 - -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
North of England - 1 £42,500 -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

VMware Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (75.56%) Windows
4 31 (68.89%) Windows Server
5 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 22 (48.89%) Linux
7 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 17 (37.78%) ITIL
10 16 (35.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (33.33%) HP
12 14 (31.11%) Change Management
13 13 (28.89%) NetApp
13 13 (28.89%) Citrix
13 13 (28.89%) ITIL V3
13 13 (28.89%) vCenter Server
14 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
15 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
15 11 (24.44%) Cisco
15 11 (24.44%) vSphere
15 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (22.22%) SQL
17 9 (20.00%) SAN
17 9 (20.00%) Finance
18 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
18 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
18 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
19 7 (15.56%) Financial Institution

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 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.44%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (15.56%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) DHCP
4 5 (11.11%) VoIP
5 4 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.67%) Firewall
7 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.22%) Internet
8 1 (2.22%) Network Security
8 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.22%) VLAN
8 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Financial Institution
3 6 (13.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Fintech
2 5 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 5 (11.11%) PKI
3 4 (8.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Windows Server
3 22 (48.89%) Linux
4 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.11%) HPUX
7 4 (8.89%) VMS
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
7 4 (8.89%) Windows NT
8 3 (6.67%) AIX
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Change Management
3 13 (28.89%) ITIL V3
4 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (15.56%) High Availability
6 6 (13.33%) Change Control
6 6 (13.33%) Coaching
6 6 (13.33%) Service Management
7 5 (11.11%) Migration
7 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.89%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 4 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (6.67%) CRM
9 3 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (4.44%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
11 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.89%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.44%) MCITP
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (24.44%) vSphere
4 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (11.11%) UAG
5 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.89%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (8.89%) ISA Server
6 4 (8.89%) NFS
6 4 (8.89%) vCloud
6 4 (8.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.44%) MetaFrame
7 2 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.44%) XenApp
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.22%) Squid
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) vCenter Server
2 5 (11.11%) Ansible
2 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.11%) Puppet
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) SCCM
3 4 (8.89%) vMotion
3 4 (8.89%) WMI
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.22%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.22%) SELinux
5 1 (2.22%) vRealize
5 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) HP
4 13 (28.89%) Citrix
4 13 (28.89%) NetApp
5 11 (24.44%) Cisco
5 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.89%) Veritas
7 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) F5
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Lotus
8 1 (2.22%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.22%) Tripwire
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