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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 41 81 90
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 89 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.02% 2.18% 2.29%
As % of the System Software category 37.24% 26.32% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 73 28 37
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +31.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,450 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,700 £50,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
239 133 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.48% 8.30% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 206 99 92
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,300 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +18 28 £31,500 -24.09% 5
Knutsford - 12 £50,000 - 1
Wilmslow +2 8 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Chester - 8 £37,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 6 £46,750 -
Crewe +19 4 £40,000 +19.40%
Runcorn -4 2 - -
Nantwich - 2 £45,000 -
Sandbach - 1 £25,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £50,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 159 (100.00%) VMware
2 96 (60.38%) Windows
3 87 (54.72%) Citrix
4 70 (44.03%) Microsoft
5 62 (38.99%) Finance
6 48 (30.19%) Active Directory
7 38 (23.90%) Cisco
8 34 (21.38%) HP
8 34 (21.38%) XenApp
9 32 (20.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (19.50%) LAN
11 30 (18.87%) EMC
11 30 (18.87%) NetApp
11 30 (18.87%) Hyper-V
11 30 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (17.61%) WAN
13 25 (15.72%) SLA
14 24 (15.09%) SQL
14 24 (15.09%) XenDesktop
15 23 (14.47%) VMware ESX
15 23 (14.47%) UNIX
16 22 (13.84%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (13.84%) Back Office
17 21 (13.21%) SAN
18 20 (12.58%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (12.58%) Linux
18 20 (12.58%) MS Excel
18 20 (12.58%) IIS
19 19 (11.95%) MS Exchange
19 19 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 20 (12.58%) IIS
2 19 (11.95%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.03%) Apache
5 7 (4.40%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.77%) Lync
6 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.52%) Office 365
3 2 (1.26%) SaaS
3 2 (1.26%) PaaS
3 2 (1.26%) IaaS
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.63%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.50%) LAN
2 28 (17.61%) WAN
3 21 (13.21%) SAN
4 20 (12.58%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (11.32%) DNS
6 17 (10.69%) VPN
7 16 (10.06%) DHCP
8 11 (6.92%) TCP/IP
9 9 (5.66%) Wireless
9 9 (5.66%) Firewall
9 9 (5.66%) Network Security
9 9 (5.66%) iSCSI
10 7 (4.40%) VoIP
11 6 (3.77%) VLAN
11 6 (3.77%) HTTP
12 5 (3.14%) NAS
13 4 (2.52%) DMZ
14 3 (1.89%) Intranet
14 3 (1.89%) Internet
14 3 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.92%) SQL Server
1 11 (6.92%) MySQL
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.40%) MSI
1 7 (4.40%) JIRA
2 6 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.77%) SoapUI
2 6 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.77%) Selenium
2 6 (3.77%) JMeter
3 2 (1.26%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (1.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 62 (38.99%) Finance
2 22 (13.84%) Back Office
3 2 (1.26%) Publishing
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.63%) Legal
4 1 (0.63%) Games
4 1 (0.63%) Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (18.24%) Support Engineer
2 24 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (12.58%) Administrator
4 19 (11.95%) Architect
4 19 (11.95%) Citrix Support
5 18 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (9.43%) Citrix Engineer
6 15 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (8.81%) Consultant
7 14 (8.81%) Analyst
7 14 (8.81%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 10 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (5.66%) Developer
10 8 (5.03%) Citrix Specialist
10 8 (5.03%) Lead Architect
11 7 (4.40%) Technical Architect
11 7 (4.40%) Lead Technical Architect
12 6 (3.77%) IT Consultant
12 6 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.40%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.77%) REST
2 6 (3.77%) XML
2 6 (3.77%) J2EE
2 6 (3.77%) JSP
2 6 (3.77%) SOAP
3 3 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
1 6 (3.77%) Fat Client
1 6 (3.77%) Thin Client
2 5 (3.14%) Clustering
2 5 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.26%) User Experience
4 2 (1.26%) Celerra
5 1 (0.63%) Life Science
5 1 (0.63%) Statistics
5 1 (0.63%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 96 (60.38%) Windows
2 30 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (14.47%) UNIX
4 22 (13.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (12.58%) Linux
6 11 (6.92%) Windows XP
6 11 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.29%) Solaris
8 6 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.77%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.77%) HPUX
9 5 (3.14%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.14%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.52%) AIX
11 3 (1.89%) VMS
11 3 (1.89%) CentOS
12 2 (1.26%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.63%) Android
13 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (9.43%) Service Delivery
3 11 (6.92%) ITIL
4 9 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (4.40%) DevOps
6 6 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (3.14%) Change Management
8 4 (2.52%) Migration
9 3 (1.89%) Project Management
9 3 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (1.89%) Time Management
9 3 (1.89%) Computer Security
9 3 (1.89%) Network Design
9 3 (1.89%) Change Control
10 2 (1.26%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (1.26%) Test Strategy
10 2 (1.26%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (1.26%) Software Deployment
10 2 (1.26%) Test Automation
10 2 (1.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.09%) SQL
2 13 (8.18%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.03%) VB
3 8 (5.03%) Java
4 4 (2.52%) VBScript
5 3 (1.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.26%) Perl
6 2 (1.26%) PHP
6 2 (1.26%) C#
6 2 (1.26%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) Python
7 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.18%) Degree
3 10 (6.29%) MCSE
4 8 (5.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.40%) MCP
5 7 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (4.40%) MCTS
5 7 (4.40%) MCITP
6 6 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.77%) MCSA
7 5 (3.14%) CCA
8 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.26%) Avaya Certification
8 2 (1.26%) ISEB
8 2 (1.26%) CCNP
8 2 (1.26%) CCNA
8 2 (1.26%) MCT
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.72%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 34 (21.38%) XenApp
3 30 (18.87%) Hyper-V
4 24 (15.09%) XenDesktop
5 23 (14.47%) VMware ESX
6 16 (10.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (5.66%) vSphere
8 8 (5.03%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (3.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.89%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.63%) XenServer
11 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (6.92%) SCCM
2 7 (4.40%) AppDNA
3 4 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.89%) SCOM
4 3 (1.89%) WSUS
4 3 (1.89%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.26%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.26%) Puppet
5 2 (1.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.63%) Cacti
6 1 (0.63%) Opsview
6 1 (0.63%) nmon
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) VMware
2 87 (54.72%) Citrix
3 70 (44.03%) Microsoft
4 38 (23.90%) Cisco
5 34 (21.38%) HP
6 30 (18.87%) EMC
6 30 (18.87%) NetApp
7 16 (10.06%) Oracle
8 12 (7.55%) Dell
9 9 (5.66%) Symantec
10 7 (4.40%) Apple
11 6 (3.77%) Avaya
12 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.14%) Sophos
13 4 (2.52%) Leostream
13 4 (2.52%) NETGEAR
13 4 (2.52%) Juniper
14 3 (1.89%) CommVault
14 3 (1.89%) SonicWALL
15 2 (1.26%) Aerohive Networks
Cheshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Microsoft Certs / Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Home Working + Company Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Venturi
Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package, Home Working
Posted: 21 days ago