The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 26 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 3 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 3.53% 23.64% 36.07%
As % of the Vendors category 6.12% 36.11% 62.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 19
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,750 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,250 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
VMware
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackburn region.

Vendors Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 57.65% 65.45% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 32
Average salary £36,750 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,250 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Blackburn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

VMware
Salary Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Blackburn region.

VMware Salary Trend in Blackburn

VMware
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Blackburn

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) Billing
4 2 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
1 2 (25.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) IBM