The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bolton region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 32 33 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware 14 1 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.87% 0.81% 25.64%
As % of the Vendors category 21.21% 2.56% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 30
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Vendors Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 37.08% 31.45% 52.14%
Number of salaries quoted 63 31 61
Average salary £32,500 £22,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
Manchester

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

VMware
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

VMware Salary Trend in Bolton

VMware
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Bolton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (50.00%) UNIX
4 11 (42.31%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Software Deployment
7 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Citrix
8 6 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
9 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
9 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
9 5 (19.23%) QA
9 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
9 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 5 (19.23%) TestDirector
9 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
9 5 (19.23%) ISEB
10 4 (15.38%) IBM
10 4 (15.38%) XML Messaging
10 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
11 3 (11.54%) XenApp
11 3 (11.54%) MS Office

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) OLAP
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Database Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Account Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) XML
1 4 (15.38%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) iSeries
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Software Deployment
3 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
4 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Business Development
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.85%) MOF
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Management
5 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
1 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) NCIE
5 1 (3.85%) VTSP
5 1 (3.85%) CCEE
5 1 (3.85%) CCAA
5 1 (3.85%) CCIA
5 1 (3.85%) MCDST
5 1 (3.85%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCEA
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) CCSP
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) vSphere
6 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) Lotus
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) Intel
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam
6 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.85%) CommVault
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Bolton School
Salary: Up to £15,189 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago