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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 73 61 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 48 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.80% 3.59% 2.25%
As % of the System Software category 28.74% 35.52% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 28
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
167 183 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.75% 10.09% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 122 123 95
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,000 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -4 16 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Knutsford 0 10 £34,000 - 1
Chester +17 5 £37,500 -1.31% 6
Wilmslow -3 5 £34,500 +15.00% 3
Crewe -9 3 £37,500 - 2
Macclesfield +3 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 137 (100.00%) VMware
2 94 (68.61%) Windows
3 78 (56.93%) Citrix
4 57 (41.61%) Microsoft
5 47 (34.31%) Active Directory
6 42 (30.66%) Cisco
6 42 (30.66%) Hyper-V
7 41 (29.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (23.36%) XenApp
8 32 (23.36%) HP
9 31 (22.63%) Finance
10 29 (21.17%) MS Exchange
11 28 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (18.98%) DHCP
12 26 (18.98%) DNS
13 24 (17.52%) VPN
14 23 (16.79%) MS Excel
14 23 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2010
15 22 (16.06%) TCP/IP
15 22 (16.06%) LAN
15 22 (16.06%) Dell
15 22 (16.06%) SAN
16 21 (15.33%) SQL
17 20 (14.60%) EMC
17 20 (14.60%) Cisco Certification
17 20 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (14.60%) PowerShell
18 19 (13.87%) Microsoft App-V
18 19 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (13.14%) WAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 29 (21.17%) MS Exchange
2 23 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (8.76%) IIS
5 8 (5.84%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.11%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (3.65%) Apache
7 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (3.65%) Lync
8 3 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.46%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle 9iAS
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 23 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Primavera
1 1 (0.73%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.22%) Office 365
2 8 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.84%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.98%) DHCP
1 26 (18.98%) DNS
2 24 (17.52%) VPN
3 22 (16.06%) TCP/IP
3 22 (16.06%) LAN
3 22 (16.06%) SAN
4 18 (13.14%) WAN
5 14 (10.22%) VLAN
6 12 (8.76%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (8.76%) Firewall
7 10 (7.30%) ADSL
8 9 (6.57%) Wireless
8 9 (6.57%) VDSL
8 9 (6.57%) Network Security
8 9 (6.57%) NAS
9 8 (5.84%) VoIP
10 5 (3.65%) HTTP
11 4 (2.92%) DMZ
12 3 (2.19%) Broadband
12 3 (2.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.57%) MySQL
3 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (5.84%) JIRA
1 8 (5.84%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.11%) MSI
3 5 (3.65%) JMeter
3 5 (3.65%) Selenium
3 5 (3.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.65%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (22.63%) Finance
2 14 (10.22%) Back Office
3 2 (1.46%) Publishing
4 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.73%) Legal
4 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (18.25%) Support Engineer
2 20 (14.60%) Architect
3 15 (10.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (9.49%) Analyst
5 12 (8.76%) Administrator
6 11 (8.03%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Citrix Support
7 10 (7.30%) IT Manager
8 8 (5.84%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Developer
9 7 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Lead Technical Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Lead Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Citrix Specialist
10 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.84%) J2EE
1 8 (5.84%) JSP
1 8 (5.84%) SOAP
1 8 (5.84%) XML
1 8 (5.84%) REST
2 7 (5.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.73%) .NET
3 1 (0.73%) Web Services
3 1 (0.73%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.38%) Clustering
3 5 (3.65%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.65%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.19%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.46%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.46%) User Experience
7 1 (0.73%) Replication
7 1 (0.73%) Statistics
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.73%) Celerra
7 1 (0.73%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 94 (68.61%) Windows
2 41 (29.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (11.68%) Windows 7
6 13 (9.49%) UNIX
7 12 (8.76%) Windows 8
8 10 (7.30%) Linux
9 9 (6.57%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.11%) AIX
11 5 (3.65%) HPUX
11 5 (3.65%) Solaris
12 4 (2.92%) CentOS
12 4 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.46%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.14%) ITIL
2 14 (10.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (8.03%) Mobile Device Management
4 10 (7.30%) Change Management
4 10 (7.30%) Mentoring
5 9 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.84%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.38%) Migration
7 6 (4.38%) Project Management
8 5 (3.65%) Time Management
8 5 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (3.65%) DevOps
9 3 (2.19%) Network Design
9 3 (2.19%) Computer Security
9 3 (2.19%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.19%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.19%) Line Management
10 2 (1.46%) ITIL V3
10 2 (1.46%) ITIL V2
10 2 (1.46%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.33%) SQL
2 20 (14.60%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.30%) Java
4 7 (5.11%) VBScript
5 6 (4.38%) VB
6 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.73%) Prolog
7 1 (0.73%) PHP
7 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.73%) C#
7 1 (0.73%) C++
7 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.95%) MCP
2 15 (10.95%) MCSE
2 15 (10.95%) CCNA
2 15 (10.95%) MCITP
3 13 (9.49%) MCTS
3 13 (9.49%) Degree
4 9 (6.57%) JNCIA
5 6 (4.38%) MCSA
6 5 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.92%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.46%) HP ASE
8 2 (1.46%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (1.46%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.46%) MCT
8 2 (1.46%) CCNP
8 2 (1.46%) RHCE
8 2 (1.46%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.49%) SLA
2 3 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 47 (34.31%) Active Directory
2 42 (30.66%) Hyper-V
3 32 (23.36%) XenApp
4 19 (13.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (12.41%) XenDesktop
6 14 (10.22%) VMware ESX
7 7 (5.11%) vSphere
8 3 (2.19%) XenServer
9 2 (1.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (7.30%) SCCM
2 7 (5.11%) AppDNA
3 6 (4.38%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.92%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.46%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.46%) WSUS
5 2 (1.46%) SCOM
5 2 (1.46%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 137 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (56.93%) Citrix
3 57 (41.61%) Microsoft
4 42 (30.66%) Cisco
5 32 (23.36%) HP
6 22 (16.06%) Dell
7 20 (14.60%) EMC
8 16 (11.68%) NetApp
9 13 (9.49%) Juniper
10 11 (8.03%) Oracle
10 11 (8.03%) IBM
11 8 (5.84%) Avaya
12 7 (5.11%) Apple
13 3 (2.19%) Toshiba
13 3 (2.19%) BT
13 3 (2.19%) CommVault
13 3 (2.19%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.19%) Symantec
14 2 (1.46%) Aerohive Networks
14 2 (1.46%) SonicWALL
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Including Car Allowance+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Wilmslow
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago