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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 65 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 24 43 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.40% 3.25% 5.28%
As % of the System Software category 22.86% 23.76% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 80
Median salary £35,000 £32,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £68,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%

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
105 181 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.50% 13.66% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 77 151 229
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £21,050 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 13 £38,500 +75.00% 3
Wilmslow -8 4 £34,000 -
Chester - 2 £35,000 -
Runcorn +2 1 £36,500 -8.75%
Macclesfield -2 1 £27,500 -2.65%
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Sandbach - 1 £32,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 79 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (74.68%) Windows
3 58 (73.42%) Microsoft
4 47 (59.49%) Active Directory
5 42 (53.16%) Windows Server
6 32 (40.51%) Cisco
7 25 (31.65%) Hyper-V
8 24 (30.38%) Linux
9 23 (29.11%) MS Excel
9 23 (29.11%) MS Office
10 22 (27.85%) SQL
10 22 (27.85%) Finance
11 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (25.32%) MS Exchange
13 19 (24.05%) Data Centre
14 18 (22.78%) PowerShell
14 18 (22.78%) ITIL
14 18 (22.78%) Firewall
15 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (17.72%) VMware Workstation
16 14 (17.72%) MCSE
16 14 (17.72%) DNS
17 13 (16.46%) MCSA
17 13 (16.46%) C
17 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
17 13 (16.46%) Intranet
17 13 (16.46%) SCCM
17 13 (16.46%) vSphere
18 12 (15.19%) Bash Shell
18 12 (15.19%) MongoDB

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (25.32%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.19%) Apache
2 12 (15.19%) IIS
3 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.27%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (29.11%) MS Excel
1 23 (29.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Office 365
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) Firewall
2 14 (17.72%) DNS
3 13 (16.46%) Intranet
4 12 (15.19%) HTTP
4 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
5 11 (13.92%) SAN
6 10 (12.66%) DHCP
7 8 (10.13%) VoIP
8 7 (8.86%) VLAN
9 6 (7.59%) MPLS
10 4 (5.06%) BGP
10 4 (5.06%) EIGRP
10 4 (5.06%) Ethernet
10 4 (5.06%) NAS
10 4 (5.06%) Network Security
10 4 (5.06%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (3.80%) LAN
11 3 (3.80%) PABX
11 3 (3.80%) WAN
12 2 (2.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Back Office
3 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (16.46%) IT Engineer
3 10 (12.66%) Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) IT Support
5 8 (10.13%) Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (8.86%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Network Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) IT Administrator
9 4 (5.06%) IT Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.06%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Data Centre
2 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.33%) Fat Client
3 5 (6.33%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.06%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.53%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.27%) CMDB
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) Statistics
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (74.68%) Windows
2 42 (53.16%) Windows Server
3 24 (30.38%) Linux
4 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.92%) CentOS
5 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
5 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.06%) Unix
8 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.27%) Android
10 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) ITIL
2 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (10.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (10.13%) Process Improvement
4 7 (8.86%) Patch Management
5 6 (7.59%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.33%) Direct Marketing
6 5 (6.33%) Information Management
7 4 (5.06%) SOA
7 4 (5.06%) Workflow
8 3 (3.80%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.80%) Business Continuity Management
8 3 (3.80%) Business Development
8 3 (3.80%) High Availability
8 3 (3.80%) Information Security
8 3 (3.80%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.80%) Security Patching
8 3 (3.80%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (2.53%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 18 (22.78%) PowerShell
3 13 (16.46%) C
4 12 (15.19%) Bash Shell
4 12 (15.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (17.72%) MCSE
3 13 (16.46%) MCSA
4 11 (13.92%) MCITP
4 11 (13.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (10.13%) CCNA
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.06%) CCNP
7 3 (3.80%) Degree
8 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.27%) CCA
9 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.27%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.27%) MCP
9 1 (1.27%) NCDA
9 1 (1.27%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (59.49%) Active Directory
2 25 (31.65%) Hyper-V
3 14 (17.72%) VMware Workstation
4 13 (16.46%) vSphere
5 12 (15.19%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (6.33%) Firmware
8 4 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.53%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (2.53%) XenApp
10 1 (1.27%) NDS
10 1 (1.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (1.27%) vCloud
10 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) SCCM
2 11 (13.92%) SCOM
3 8 (10.13%) vRealize
4 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.80%) Puppet
6 2 (2.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (2.53%) WSUS
7 1 (1.27%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.27%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (73.42%) Microsoft
3 32 (40.51%) Cisco
4 10 (12.66%) Citrix
5 9 (11.39%) Symantec
6 8 (10.13%) EMC
7 6 (7.59%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.59%) Dell
7 6 (7.59%) HP
8 4 (5.06%) arcserve
8 4 (5.06%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (5.06%) Sophos
9 3 (3.80%) IBM
9 3 (3.80%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.53%) Avaya
10 2 (2.53%) CommVault
10 2 (2.53%) NetApp
10 2 (2.53%) Oracle
10 2 (2.53%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.27%) 3PAR
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