The median annual salary for a VMware Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 779 827 787
Rank change year-on-year +48 -40  
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Support Engineer 73 123 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 114 144
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
% 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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

VMware Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Support Engineer in the UK

VMware Support 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 Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +25 73 £42,500 +6.25% 3
London +66 34 £42,500 +13.33%
South East +22 16 £38,000 -5.00%
Yorkshire +39 11 £27,500 -12.69% 1
West Yorkshire +23 8 £27,500 -12.69% 1
Berkshire +24 7 £38,000 -20.00%
East of England +18 7 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Surrey +33 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Hertfordshire +11 5 £32,500 -23.52%
Wetherby - 5 £27,500 - 1
Reading +33 4 £43,750 -18.60%
Hampshire +16 4 £40,000 -8.57%
Farnborough - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds +21 3 - -
North West -5 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £25,500 -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Warrington - 3 - -
West Midlands +30 2 £62,500 +58.22%
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Camberley +13 2 £38,000 -24.00%
South Yorkshire +8 2 £22,000 -34.32%
Sheffield +6 2 £22,000 -34.32%
Cambridge +6 2 £45,000 -
Bracknell +3 2 £38,000 -16.02%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £36,000 -
City of London +45 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Birmingham +21 1 £42,500 +3.65%
North Yorkshire +7 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Harrogate +3 1 £27,500 -31.25%

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 154 (100.00%) VMware
2 121 (78.57%) Windows
3 112 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 107 (69.48%) Active Directory
5 88 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 85 (55.19%) Microsoft
7 57 (37.01%) MS Exchange
8 45 (29.22%) PowerShell
9 39 (25.32%) MS Excel
10 38 (24.68%) Cisco
10 38 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (22.73%) VMware ESX
12 33 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
13 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
14 30 (19.48%) Windows 7
15 29 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (18.83%) Linux
16 27 (17.53%) ITIL
16 27 (17.53%) Hyper-V
16 27 (17.53%) SCCM
17 26 (16.88%) SAN
18 25 (16.23%) IIS
18 25 (16.23%) Hedge funds
18 25 (16.23%) Office 365
19 24 (15.58%) VMware ESXi
19 24 (15.58%) Degree
20 23 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (14.94%) MS Office
20 23 (14.94%) NetApp
20 23 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003

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 57 (37.01%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.23%) IIS
3 23 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 8 (5.19%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (3.90%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.95%) Confluence
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 39 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 23 (14.94%) MS Office
3 8 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.23%) Office 365
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.88%) SAN
2 20 (12.99%) DNS
2 20 (12.99%) Firewall
3 14 (9.09%) NAS
4 11 (7.14%) WAN
5 10 (6.49%) DHCP
5 10 (6.49%) LAN
5 10 (6.49%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.84%) Internet
6 9 (5.84%) SSL
7 6 (3.90%) VPN
8 5 (3.25%) VLAN
9 4 (2.60%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.60%) Network Security
9 4 (2.60%) VoIP
10 3 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.95%) Wireless
11 2 (1.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) JIRA
2 2 (1.30%) MSI
General
1 12 (7.79%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Electronics
3 3 (1.95%) Law
3 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Back Office
4 2 (1.30%) Banking
4 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.99%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.95%) Middleware
3 1 (0.65%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) Ajax
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.23%) Hedge funds
2 16 (10.39%) Clustering
3 8 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.55%) Replication
5 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.30%) iPad
7 2 (1.30%) iPhone
7 2 (1.30%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 121 (78.57%) Windows
2 88 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 38 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (19.48%) Windows 7
5 29 (18.83%) Linux
5 29 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (8.44%) Windows 10
8 7 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.55%) Solaris
9 4 (2.60%) Unix
10 3 (1.95%) CentOS
11 2 (1.30%) Android
11 2 (1.30%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.65%) SUSE
12 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (17.53%) ITIL
3 18 (11.69%) Change Management
3 18 (11.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 12 (7.79%) Time Management
5 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 10 (6.49%) High Availability
6 10 (6.49%) Migration
7 9 (5.84%) Change Control
8 8 (5.19%) Fault Analysis
8 8 (5.19%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.19%) Service Management
9 7 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (4.55%) Project Management
9 7 (4.55%) Web Filtering
10 6 (3.90%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.90%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (3.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 5 (3.25%) Release Management
11 5 (3.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (29.22%) PowerShell
2 19 (12.34%) SQL
3 8 (5.19%) Perl
4 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.95%) Python
4 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.30%) VB
5 2 (1.30%) VBScript
6 1 (0.65%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) Java
6 1 (0.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (15.58%) Degree
2 23 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (12.34%) MCSE
3 19 (12.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (7.79%) SC Cleared
4 12 (7.79%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (5.84%) CCNA
7 8 (5.19%) MCP
8 6 (3.90%) MCITP
8 6 (3.90%) MCSA
9 5 (3.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.30%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.65%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.39%) SLA
2 3 (1.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 112 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (69.48%) Active Directory
3 35 (22.73%) VMware ESX
4 27 (17.53%) Hyper-V
5 24 (15.58%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (12.99%) vSphere
7 19 (12.34%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (7.79%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (3.25%) VMware Server
10 5 (3.25%) XenApp
11 4 (2.60%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.95%) XenDesktop
13 2 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.30%) vCloud
14 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 27 (17.53%) SCCM
2 8 (5.19%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.90%) SCOM
4 4 (2.60%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (2.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (2.60%) WSUS
5 2 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.65%) MOM
Vendors
1 154 (100.00%) VMware
2 85 (55.19%) Microsoft
3 38 (24.68%) Cisco
4 23 (14.94%) NetApp
5 17 (11.04%) HP
6 13 (8.44%) Veeam
7 9 (5.84%) Citrix
7 9 (5.84%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.19%) Veritas
9 7 (4.55%) IBM
9 7 (4.55%) Symantec
10 6 (3.90%) Bloomberg
11 5 (3.25%) F5
11 5 (3.25%) Juniper
11 5 (3.25%) Nimble Storage
11 5 (3.25%) Reuters
12 4 (2.60%) Altiris
12 4 (2.60%) CommVault
12 4 (2.60%) Dell
12 4 (2.60%) EMC
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