Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a VMware Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

VMware Support Engineer
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1089 1104 1095
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9 -125
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Support Engineer 117 139 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.074% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.076% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 108 121 188
UK median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,875 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £50,700 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -10.96% -5.19% +13.24%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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 Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Support Engineer in the UK

VMware Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VMware Support Engineer in the UK

VMware Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Support Engineer over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Support Engineer in the UK

VMware Support Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Support Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +3 116 £37,500 - 5
UK excluding London +20 87 £32,500 -10.96% 2
South East +38 38 £32,500 -18.75%
London +8 30 £42,500 +2.41% 3
North of England +15 24 £37,000 +12.12% 2
North West +12 17 £40,750 - 2
Midlands +38 15 £29,500 -19.18%
West Midlands +19 10 £30,000 -17.81%
Yorkshire +13 7 £37,000 +12.12%
East Midlands +38 5 £22,000 -20.00%
East of England +8 5 £25,500 -27.14%
South West +11 4 £37,500 +17.19%
Scotland - 1 - -

VMware Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, VMware Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 117 (100.00%) VMware
2 106 (90.60%) Windows
3 87 (74.36%) Microsoft
4 85 (72.65%) Windows Server
5 76 (64.96%) Active Directory
6 74 (63.25%) MS Exchange
7 58 (49.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (42.74%) Cisco
9 44 (37.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 43 (36.75%) Office 365
11 41 (35.04%) ITIL
12 39 (33.33%) Citrix
12 39 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 38 (32.48%) Microsoft Azure
13 38 (32.48%) Hyper-V
14 32 (27.35%) Firewall
15 31 (26.50%) Microsoft Office
15 31 (26.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (25.64%) SQL
17 28 (23.93%) Symantec
18 27 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
18 27 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
19 26 (22.22%) Linux
20 25 (21.37%) LAN
21 24 (20.51%) SQL Server
22 22 (18.80%) DNS
22 22 (18.80%) WAN
23 21 (17.95%) Windows 10
23 21 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
24 20 (17.09%) vSphere

VMware Support Engineer 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 74 (63.25%) MS Exchange
2 39 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.27%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (26.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 43 (36.75%) Office 365
2 38 (32.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (27.35%) Firewall
2 25 (21.37%) LAN
3 22 (18.80%) DNS
3 22 (18.80%) WAN
4 15 (12.82%) SAN
5 13 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 12 (10.26%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (8.55%) VPN
8 8 (6.84%) VoIP
9 6 (5.13%) DHCP
10 4 (3.42%) NAS
11 3 (2.56%) VLAN
11 3 (2.56%) Wireless
12 2 (1.71%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.85%) IPsec
13 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.85%) Skype
13 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.71%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (9.40%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.98%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (0.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Clustering
2 13 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 13 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.85%) Fintech
4 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.85%) iPad
4 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (90.60%) Windows
2 85 (72.65%) Windows Server
3 44 (37.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (26.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (22.22%) Linux
6 21 (17.95%) Windows 10
7 13 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 11 (9.40%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.42%) Unix
9 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.85%) CentOS
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.04%) ITIL
2 14 (11.97%) Problem Management
3 13 (11.11%) Line Management
4 10 (8.55%) Change Management
5 9 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.98%) Capacity Management
6 7 (5.98%) Process Improvement
7 6 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.27%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.42%) Patch Management
9 4 (3.42%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.42%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (2.56%) Time Management
11 2 (1.71%) Application Packaging
11 2 (1.71%) CRM
11 2 (1.71%) E-Commerce
11 2 (1.71%) Migration
11 2 (1.71%) Network Management
11 2 (1.71%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.64%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) AWK
3 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.85%) C
3 1 (0.85%) sed
3 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (13.68%) MCSE
3 15 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (10.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (7.69%) MCSA
6 7 (5.98%) MCP
7 6 (5.13%) MCITP
8 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.56%) Degree
10 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.71%) CCNA
11 2 (1.71%) CCNP
12 1 (0.85%) CCAA
12 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.97%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (64.96%) Active Directory
2 58 (49.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (32.48%) Hyper-V
4 21 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (17.09%) vSphere
6 13 (11.11%) XenApp
7 8 (6.84%) XenDesktop
8 7 (5.98%) Terminal Services
9 6 (5.13%) VMware Server
10 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.85%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.85%) NFS
12 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (17.09%) Backup Exec
2 19 (16.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 13 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 12 (10.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (7.69%) SCCM
6 7 (5.98%) SCOM
7 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.71%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.71%) Simpana
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.85%) cPanel
8 1 (0.85%) Nagios
8 1 (0.85%) vMotion
8 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) VMware
2 87 (74.36%) Microsoft
3 50 (42.74%) Cisco
4 39 (33.33%) Citrix
5 28 (23.93%) Symantec
6 16 (13.68%) Dell
7 15 (12.82%) NetApp
8 13 (11.11%) EqualLogic
8 13 (11.11%) Juniper
9 12 (10.26%) Altiris
9 12 (10.26%) F5
9 12 (10.26%) Forcepoint
9 12 (10.26%) Veritas
10 10 (8.55%) Veeam
11 4 (3.42%) HP
12 2 (1.71%) CommVault
12 2 (1.71%) Dell Compellent
12 2 (1.71%) IBM
13 1 (0.85%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.85%) Polycom