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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 74 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 37 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.79% 2.90% 4.26%
As % of the System Software category 18.95% 19.79% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 59
Median salary £36,500 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.86% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,800 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
95 187 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.44% 14.66% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 67 157 198
Median salary £32,500 £30,223 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,975 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £65,000 £47,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -1 8 £38,500 +75.00% 1
Chester - 3 £38,250 - 3
Wilmslow -4 2 £32,000 -
Runcorn -2 1 £36,500 -2.66%
Macclesfield -4 1 £24,000 -14.28%
Sandbach - 1 £32,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (78.08%) Windows
3 53 (72.60%) Microsoft
4 46 (63.01%) Active Directory
5 45 (61.64%) Windows Server
6 27 (36.99%) Cisco
7 22 (30.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (30.14%) ITIL
7 22 (30.14%) SQL
8 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
8 21 (28.77%) Linux
8 21 (28.77%) Hyper-V
9 20 (27.40%) PowerShell
9 20 (27.40%) Finance
10 18 (24.66%) MS Office
10 18 (24.66%) Data Centre
10 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (21.92%) MS Exchange
12 15 (20.55%) MCSE
12 15 (20.55%) Firewall
13 14 (19.18%) MCSA
14 13 (17.81%) Office 365
14 13 (17.81%) SCCM
14 13 (17.81%) vSphere
15 12 (16.44%) MCITP
15 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
15 12 (16.44%) DNS
15 12 (16.44%) VMware Workstation
15 12 (16.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (15.07%) SLA

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 16 (21.92%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.70%) Apache
2 10 (13.70%) IIS
3 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.37%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
2 18 (24.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) Office 365
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) Firewall
2 12 (16.44%) DNS
3 11 (15.07%) Intranet
4 10 (13.70%) HTTP
5 9 (12.33%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.96%) DHCP
6 8 (10.96%) SAN
6 8 (10.96%) VoIP
7 6 (8.22%) MPLS
7 6 (8.22%) VLAN
8 4 (5.48%) BGP
8 4 (5.48%) EIGRP
8 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
8 4 (5.48%) NAS
8 4 (5.48%) Network Security
8 4 (5.48%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (4.11%) LAN
9 3 (4.11%) WAN
10 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.74%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) JIRA
2 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Back Office
3 5 (6.85%) Marketing
3 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) IT Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.59%) IT Support
4 7 (9.59%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Administrator
5 6 (8.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.74%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.37%) CMDB
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (78.08%) Windows
2 45 (61.64%) Windows Server
3 21 (28.77%) Linux
4 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.33%) CentOS
6 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (12.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (5.48%) Unix
8 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.11%) VMS
9 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.37%) Android
10 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 10 (13.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (12.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (12.33%) Process Improvement
4 5 (6.85%) Direct Marketing
4 5 (6.85%) Information Management
4 5 (6.85%) Patch Management
5 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (5.48%) SOA
5 4 (5.48%) Workflow
6 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (4.11%) High Availability
6 3 (4.11%) Information Security
6 3 (4.11%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.11%) Service Management
6 3 (4.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (2.74%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.74%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) SQL
2 20 (27.40%) PowerShell
3 11 (15.07%) C
4 10 (13.70%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.70%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) VB
5 2 (2.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (30.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.55%) MCSE
3 14 (19.18%) MCSA
4 12 (16.44%) MCITP
4 12 (16.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (10.96%) CCNA
5 8 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.48%) CCNP
7 2 (2.74%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.74%) Degree
7 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.74%) NCDA
8 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.37%) CCA
8 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (63.01%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.77%) Hyper-V
3 13 (17.81%) vSphere
4 12 (16.44%) VMware Workstation
5 11 (15.07%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (8.22%) Firmware
8 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
9 3 (4.11%) XenApp
9 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.74%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.37%) NDS
11 1 (1.37%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) SCCM
2 9 (12.33%) SCOM
3 7 (9.59%) vRealize
4 4 (5.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.11%) Puppet
6 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (72.60%) Microsoft
3 27 (36.99%) Cisco
4 10 (13.70%) Citrix
5 6 (8.22%) CheckPoint
5 6 (8.22%) EMC
5 6 (8.22%) Symantec
6 5 (6.85%) HP
6 5 (6.85%) Sophos
7 4 (5.48%) arcserve
7 4 (5.48%) Dell
7 4 (5.48%) IBM
7 4 (5.48%) NetApp
7 4 (5.48%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (4.11%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle
9 2 (2.74%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.37%) Adobe
10 1 (1.37%) Intel
10 1 (1.37%) TOWER Software
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