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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 66 62 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 57 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.32% 3.43% 1.91%
As % of the System Software category 32.95% 31.94% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 26
Average salary £35,000 £33,926 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,725 £19,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £40,000 £40,950
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
173 191 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.09% 10.73% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 140 149 103
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £22,225
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

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 July 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 July 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 -2 21 £23,000 -22.03% 6
Wilmslow 0 7 £40,500 +21.80%
Crewe - 7 £37,500 - 2
Chester -10 6 £42,500 +26.86% 2
Knutsford -3 4 £39,500 +14.49% 1
Macclesfield - 4 £27,000 -
Runcorn -7 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (76.47%) Windows
3 49 (48.04%) Active Directory
4 48 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 45 (44.12%) Hyper-V
6 39 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (38.24%) MS Exchange
7 37 (36.27%) Cisco
7 37 (36.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (35.29%) Citrix
9 32 (31.37%) DNS
10 31 (30.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 29 (28.43%) TCP/IP
13 28 (27.45%) DHCP
13 28 (27.45%) SQL
14 27 (26.47%) MCSE
14 27 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
15 26 (25.49%) VPN
15 26 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
16 25 (24.51%) MCITP
17 23 (22.55%) MCTS
17 23 (22.55%) CCNA
17 23 (22.55%) SAN
18 22 (21.57%) MS Excel
18 22 (21.57%) Windows 7
19 21 (20.59%) ITIL
19 21 (20.59%) MCP
20 19 (18.63%) WAN
20 19 (18.63%) Office 365

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 30 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.86%) IIS
5 6 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.88%) Lync
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle 9iAS
7 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.71%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Primavera
2 1 (0.98%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.63%) Office 365
2 9 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.86%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.98%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.37%) DNS
2 29 (28.43%) TCP/IP
3 28 (27.45%) DHCP
4 26 (25.49%) VPN
5 23 (22.55%) SAN
6 19 (18.63%) WAN
7 18 (17.65%) LAN
8 14 (13.73%) Firewall
9 12 (11.76%) ADSL
9 12 (11.76%) NAS
10 11 (10.78%) VDSL
10 11 (10.78%) VLAN
11 10 (9.80%) VoIP
12 9 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (4.90%) Wireless
13 5 (4.90%) Broadband
14 3 (2.94%) HTTP
15 2 (1.96%) Network Security
15 2 (1.96%) SSL
16 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) MySQL
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) JIRA
1 7 (6.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.98%) JMeter
2 1 (0.98%) Selenium
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (11.76%) Back Office
2 6 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Local Government
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (20.59%) Support Engineer
1 21 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 10 (9.80%) Analyst
3 10 (9.80%) IT Support
4 9 (8.82%) Administrator
4 9 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.88%) Architect
6 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Support Technician
7 5 (4.90%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.92%) Technical Support
8 4 (3.92%) Product Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) XML
2 7 (6.86%) REST
2 7 (6.86%) SOAP
3 6 (5.88%) Web Services
3 6 (5.88%) J2EE
3 6 (5.88%) JSP
4 3 (2.94%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.92%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.92%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.92%) Clustering
4 3 (2.94%) Replication
4 3 (2.94%) Life Science
4 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.96%) Photography
5 2 (1.96%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.98%) Social Media
6 1 (0.98%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 78 (76.47%) Windows
2 39 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (36.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (21.57%) Windows 7
5 12 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 11 (10.78%) Linux
7 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.82%) UNIX
8 9 (8.82%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.92%) CentOS
9 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.94%) AIX
11 1 (0.98%) HPUX
11 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) ITIL
2 14 (13.73%) Change Management
2 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
3 11 (10.78%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 6 (5.88%) Line Management
5 5 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.92%) Project Management
6 4 (3.92%) Time Management
6 4 (3.92%) SDLC
7 3 (2.94%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.94%) Service Management
7 3 (2.94%) ETL
7 3 (2.94%) Migration
7 3 (2.94%) ITSM
8 2 (1.96%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.45%) SQL
2 18 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.84%) Java
4 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.94%) PHP
5 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.94%) VBScript
5 3 (2.94%) VB
5 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.94%) Prolog
6 2 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (30.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (26.47%) MCSE
3 26 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (24.51%) MCITP
5 23 (22.55%) MCTS
5 23 (22.55%) CCNA
6 21 (20.59%) MCP
7 11 (10.78%) MCSA
7 11 (10.78%) JNCIA
8 10 (9.80%) Degree
9 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.94%) OCP
10 3 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (1.96%) RHCE
11 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.96%) CCNP
11 2 (1.96%) CISSP
11 2 (1.96%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (1.96%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) SLA
2 5 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (48.04%) Active Directory
2 45 (44.12%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.80%) XenApp
4 6 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.90%) XenDesktop
5 5 (4.90%) vSphere
6 4 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.94%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.94%) XenServer
8 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) SCCM
2 6 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.98%) WSUS
4 1 (0.98%) SCOM
4 1 (0.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 37 (36.27%) Cisco
4 36 (35.29%) Citrix
5 18 (17.65%) HP
6 14 (13.73%) Dell
7 12 (11.76%) IBM
7 12 (11.76%) Oracle
8 11 (10.78%) Juniper
9 6 (5.88%) NetApp
10 5 (4.90%) Apple
11 3 (2.94%) Symantec
11 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.94%) CommVault
11 3 (2.94%) Avaya
11 3 (2.94%) EMC
11 3 (2.94%) Toshiba
11 3 (2.94%) BT
11 3 (2.94%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.96%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive Bonus
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