The median annual salary for a VMware Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 226 194
Rank change year-on-year +36 -32  
Permanent jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 16 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 22
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £38,600 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £44,800 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4522 5924 4891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.37% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4820 4179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

VMware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in the West Midlands

VMware Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for VMware Engineer in the West Midlands

VMware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Engineer in the West Midlands

VMware Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Birmingham +24 11 £42,500 -
Solihull -7 2 £82,500 +106.25%
Coventry - 2 £41,500 -
Staffordshire +15 1 £34,000 -11.68%
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, VMware 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 across the West Midlands region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) NetApp
3 16 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (37.50%) Windows
6 11 (34.38%) NCDA
6 11 (34.38%) NCIE
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
10 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.50%) SQL
11 4 (12.50%) MCSE
11 4 (12.50%) MCSA
11 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
11 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
12 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
12 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (9.38%) Office 365
12 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
12 3 (9.38%) Linux
12 3 (9.38%) ITIL

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) NAS
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
1 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Logistics
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Presales
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (34.38%) NCDA
2 11 (34.38%) NCIE
3 4 (12.50%) MCSA
3 4 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) NCSA
5 1 (3.13%) MCTS
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) NetApp
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow