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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 65 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 69 63 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.00% 3.30% 1.38%
As % of the System Software category 40.12% 31.34% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 63 59 15
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,675 £20,900 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
172 201 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.97% 10.52% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 147 150 94
Average salary £31,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +9 28 £37,500 +20.96% 4
Wilmslow -1 6 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Chester -11 5 £37,250 -6.87% 1
Crewe 0 4 £32,000 -5.18%
Knutsford -7 3 £50,000 +44.92%
Macclesfield - 3 £29,000 -
Runcorn -5 2 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Daresbury - 2 £45,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (80.53%) Windows
3 48 (42.48%) Microsoft
3 48 (42.48%) Active Directory
4 47 (41.59%) Hyper-V
5 40 (35.40%) MS Exchange
6 39 (34.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (33.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (32.74%) Cisco
9 36 (31.86%) Citrix
9 36 (31.86%) SQL
10 33 (29.20%) DNS
10 33 (29.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 32 (28.32%) Exchange Server 2010
12 29 (25.66%) MCSE
13 27 (23.89%) DHCP
14 26 (23.01%) Exchange Server 2013
15 25 (22.12%) TCP/IP
16 24 (21.24%) MS Excel
16 24 (21.24%) Windows 7
16 24 (21.24%) MCITP
17 23 (20.35%) Cisco Certification
18 22 (19.47%) VPN
18 22 (19.47%) ITIL
18 22 (19.47%) MCTS
19 20 (17.70%) PowerShell
19 20 (17.70%) MCP
19 20 (17.70%) CCNA
20 19 (16.81%) Firewall
21 18 (15.93%) SAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 40 (35.40%) MS Exchange
2 32 (28.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (23.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (11.50%) IIS
5 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.42%) Lync
6 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.65%) Oracle 9iAS
7 3 (2.65%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (21.24%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.50%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.65%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Primavera
2 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.04%) Office 365
2 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (29.20%) DNS
2 27 (23.89%) DHCP
3 25 (22.12%) TCP/IP
4 22 (19.47%) VPN
5 19 (16.81%) Firewall
6 18 (15.93%) SAN
7 17 (15.04%) WAN
8 15 (13.27%) LAN
9 10 (8.85%) ADSL
9 10 (8.85%) NAS
10 9 (7.96%) VoIP
10 9 (7.96%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (7.96%) VDSL
10 9 (7.96%) VLAN
11 5 (4.42%) Wireless
12 2 (1.77%) SSL
12 2 (1.77%) Broadband
12 2 (1.77%) HTTP
13 1 (0.88%) Internet
13 1 (0.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) Informix
3 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.54%) MySQL
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) JIRA
1 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (9.73%) Back Office
2 9 (7.96%) Finance
3 7 (6.19%) Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Marketing
6 3 (2.65%) Retail
6 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (20.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (19.47%) Support Engineer
3 19 (16.81%) Analyst
4 13 (11.50%) IT Manager
5 12 (10.62%) IT Support
6 11 (9.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 11 (9.73%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.85%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (7.96%) Support Technician
9 8 (7.08%) Administrator
10 7 (6.19%) Help Desk Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.42%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.42%) Architect
11 5 (4.42%) Product Manager
11 5 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support Technician
12 4 (3.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Support Analyst
12 4 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) Web Services
1 7 (6.19%) XML
2 5 (4.42%) SOAP
2 5 (4.42%) REST
3 4 (3.54%) J2EE
3 4 (3.54%) JSP
4 3 (2.65%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.77%) HTML
6 1 (0.88%) Middleware
6 1 (0.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.31%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.42%) Thin Client
4 5 (4.42%) User Experience
4 5 (4.42%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.65%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.65%) Replication
6 3 (2.65%) Clustering
6 3 (2.65%) Life Science
7 2 (1.77%) Photography
7 2 (1.77%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (80.53%) Windows
2 39 (34.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (33.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (21.24%) Windows 7
5 18 (15.93%) Linux
6 17 (15.04%) UNIX
7 10 (8.85%) Windows 8
7 10 (8.85%) Windows XP
8 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.54%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.77%) CentOS
12 1 (0.88%) Android
12 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.47%) ITIL
2 12 (10.62%) Change Management
3 11 (9.73%) Mentoring
4 9 (7.96%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (7.96%) Information Security
5 7 (6.19%) Cyber Security
6 6 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.31%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.31%) Matrix Management
7 5 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.42%) Line Management
7 5 (4.42%) SDLC
8 4 (3.54%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.65%) Service Management
9 3 (2.65%) Risk Management
9 3 (2.65%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.65%) ITSM
9 3 (2.65%) ETL
9 3 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.86%) SQL
2 20 (17.70%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.31%) Java
4 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.42%) C
5 4 (3.54%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.65%) Prolog
6 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.77%) VBScript
7 2 (1.77%) VB
7 2 (1.77%) Python
7 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (29.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (25.66%) MCSE
3 24 (21.24%) MCITP
4 23 (20.35%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (19.47%) MCTS
6 20 (17.70%) MCP
6 20 (17.70%) CCNA
7 16 (14.16%) MCSA
8 13 (11.50%) Degree
9 9 (7.96%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.65%) OCP
11 3 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.88%) PMP
12 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.31%) SLA
3 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (42.48%) Active Directory
2 47 (41.59%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.31%) XenApp
3 6 (5.31%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.42%) vSphere
5 4 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.54%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (11.50%) SCCM
2 6 (5.31%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.54%) WSUS
4 3 (2.65%) SCOM
5 2 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (42.48%) Microsoft
3 37 (32.74%) Cisco
4 36 (31.86%) Citrix
5 16 (14.16%) Oracle
6 15 (13.27%) Juniper
7 14 (12.39%) HP
8 12 (10.62%) Dell
9 9 (7.96%) IBM
10 7 (6.19%) Apple
10 7 (6.19%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.31%) Sybase
12 4 (3.54%) LANDesk
13 3 (2.65%) Symantec
13 3 (2.65%) CommVault
13 3 (2.65%) NetApp
14 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
15 1 (0.88%) Sophos
15 1 (0.88%) Sage
15 1 (0.88%) EMC
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £31,000 - £42,000
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Industry Expert Training!
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Cheshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
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