The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 62 49 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +38
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 40 85 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.12% 4.61% 2.13%
As % of the System Software category 21.62% 35.56% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 66 24
Average salary £28,500 £41,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.90% +4.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,750 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £73,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
185 239 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.41% 12.97% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 153 201 117
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £24,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 20 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Macclesfield +20 6 £28,000 -40.10%
Runcorn +10 3 £40,000 -
Daresbury - 2 £40,000 -
Wilmslow +3 1 - - 1
Northwich - 1 £47,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 121 (100.00%) VMware
2 101 (83.47%) Windows
3 72 (59.50%) Active Directory
4 58 (47.93%) Hyper-V
5 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
6 53 (43.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (43.80%) Windows Server
7 50 (41.32%) Citrix
8 49 (40.50%) MS Exchange
9 47 (38.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (37.19%) Cisco
11 42 (34.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 41 (33.88%) MS Excel
13 40 (33.06%) DNS
14 35 (28.93%) TCP/IP
14 35 (28.93%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (28.93%) MS Office
14 35 (28.93%) Windows 7
15 34 (28.10%) Exchange Server 2013
16 32 (26.45%) MCSE
17 31 (25.62%) VPN
17 31 (25.62%) DHCP
18 30 (24.79%) Windows XP
18 30 (24.79%) MCP
19 29 (23.97%) Cisco Certification
20 28 (23.14%) CCNA
21 24 (19.83%) MCITP
21 24 (19.83%) SQL
22 23 (19.01%) MCSA
23 22 (18.18%) MCTS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (40.50%) MS Exchange
2 42 (34.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (28.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (17.36%) IIS
5 15 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (4.13%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.65%) Apache
9 2 (1.65%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.83%) JBoss
10 1 (0.83%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 41 (33.88%) MS Excel
2 35 (28.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.65%) AWS CloudTrail
1 2 (1.65%) Office 365
1 2 (1.65%) SaaS
1 2 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.83%) IaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (33.06%) DNS
2 35 (28.93%) TCP/IP
3 31 (25.62%) DHCP
3 31 (25.62%) VPN
4 21 (17.36%) WAN
5 18 (14.88%) LAN
6 17 (14.05%) Firewall
7 8 (6.61%) SAN
7 8 (6.61%) VoIP
8 6 (4.96%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (4.13%) Wireless
10 4 (3.31%) Broadband
11 1 (0.83%) DMZ
11 1 (0.83%) Internet
11 1 (0.83%) PBX
11 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) Informix
3 2 (1.65%) Big Data
3 2 (1.65%) MySQL
4 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (9.92%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Back Office
4 5 (4.13%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.31%) Retail
5 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.48%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.65%) French Language
7 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (23.14%) IT Engineer
2 28 (23.14%) Support Engineer
3 26 (21.49%) Analyst
3 26 (21.49%) IT Support
4 25 (20.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 25 (20.66%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (19.01%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (9.09%) IT Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.44%) Software Tester
7 9 (7.44%) Tester
8 8 (6.61%) Support Manager
9 7 (5.79%) Citrix Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Help Desk Analyst
11 5 (4.13%) Architect
11 5 (4.13%) IT Manager
11 5 (4.13%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.13%) Support Technician
11 5 (4.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) .NET
2 3 (2.48%) JPA
2 3 (2.48%) RESTful
2 3 (2.48%) Spring
2 3 (2.48%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.61%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.96%) Fat Client
3 6 (4.96%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.48%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.48%) Life Science
6 2 (1.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.83%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.83%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 101 (83.47%) Windows
2 53 (43.80%) Windows Server
2 53 (43.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (38.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (28.93%) Windows 7
5 30 (24.79%) Windows XP
6 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (11.57%) Unix
8 12 (9.92%) Linux
9 8 (6.61%) Windows 8
10 6 (4.96%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.48%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.83%) AIX
12 1 (0.83%) Android
12 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Solaris
12 1 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.70%) ITIL
2 9 (7.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (6.61%) Matrix Management
4 7 (5.79%) Incident Management
5 6 (4.96%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (4.96%) Information Security
5 6 (4.96%) Software Testing
6 5 (4.13%) IT Audit
6 5 (4.13%) Manual Testing
6 5 (4.13%) Project Management
7 4 (3.31%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.48%) Business Continuity
8 3 (2.48%) Data Security
8 3 (2.48%) Open Source
8 3 (2.48%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.48%) Scrum
8 3 (2.48%) Supplier Management
9 2 (1.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.65%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.83%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.13%) C
3 5 (4.13%) Java
4 4 (3.31%) VBScript
5 2 (1.65%) C#
5 2 (1.65%) VB
6 1 (0.83%) Perl
6 1 (0.83%) Ruby
6 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (28.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (26.45%) MCSE
3 30 (24.79%) MCP
4 29 (23.97%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (23.14%) CCNA
6 24 (19.83%) MCITP
7 23 (19.01%) MCSA
8 22 (18.18%) MCTS
9 5 (4.13%) Degree
10 4 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.65%) HNC
12 1 (0.83%) CCA
12 1 (0.83%) CCNP
12 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.83%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) SLA
2 8 (6.61%) QA
3 6 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (59.50%) Active Directory
2 58 (47.93%) Hyper-V
3 15 (12.40%) XenApp
3 15 (12.40%) XenDesktop
4 8 (6.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (6.61%) vSphere
5 6 (4.96%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.31%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.48%) vCloud
7 3 (2.48%) Xen
8 2 (1.65%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) SCCM
2 5 (4.13%) SCOM
3 2 (1.65%) vRealize
4 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
3 50 (41.32%) Citrix
4 45 (37.19%) Cisco
5 11 (9.09%) Oracle
6 8 (6.61%) Apple
6 8 (6.61%) Fortinet
6 8 (6.61%) Juniper
6 8 (6.61%) Sybase
7 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.48%) Dell
8 3 (2.48%) Google
8 3 (2.48%) HP
8 3 (2.48%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.48%) NetApp
8 3 (2.48%) Sophos
9 2 (1.65%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.83%) Forcepoint
10 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.83%) Wyse
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