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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 70 60 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 50 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.08% 3.38% 2.67%
As % of the System Software category 28.74% 33.14% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 33
Average salary £34,000 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.72% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £27,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £47,500 £45,000
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
174 175 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.73% 10.19% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 133 119 108
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,275 £20,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 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 22 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 -3 14 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Knutsford +7 11 £34,000 -
Chester +10 7 £42,500 +26.86% 4
Wilmslow -6 7 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Crewe -5 5 £37,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 131 (100.00%) VMware
2 90 (68.70%) Windows
3 65 (49.62%) Citrix
4 49 (37.40%) Microsoft
5 44 (33.59%) Active Directory
6 42 (32.06%) Cisco
7 41 (31.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (31.30%) Hyper-V
8 32 (24.43%) HP
8 32 (24.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (22.14%) MS Exchange
10 28 (21.37%) Finance
11 25 (19.08%) DHCP
11 25 (19.08%) DNS
11 25 (19.08%) SQL
12 24 (18.32%) TCP/IP
12 24 (18.32%) VPN
12 24 (18.32%) XenApp
12 24 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (17.56%) Cisco Certification
14 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (16.79%) SAN
14 22 (16.79%) Dell
14 22 (16.79%) LAN
14 22 (16.79%) PowerShell
15 21 (16.03%) MS Excel
15 21 (16.03%) ITIL
16 20 (15.27%) Exchange Server 2013
17 19 (14.50%) MCITP
18 18 (13.74%) Windows 7

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (22.14%) MS Exchange
2 24 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (15.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (7.63%) IIS
5 9 (6.87%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.34%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (5.34%) Lync
7 4 (3.05%) Apache
7 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.29%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.29%) Oracle 9iAS
9 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.53%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.34%) MS Office
3 3 (2.29%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Primavera
2 1 (0.76%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.98%) Office 365
2 9 (6.87%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.08%) DHCP
1 25 (19.08%) DNS
2 24 (18.32%) TCP/IP
2 24 (18.32%) VPN
3 22 (16.79%) SAN
3 22 (16.79%) LAN
4 18 (13.74%) WAN
5 16 (12.21%) VLAN
6 12 (9.16%) ADSL
6 12 (9.16%) Firewall
7 11 (8.40%) NAS
7 11 (8.40%) VDSL
7 11 (8.40%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (6.11%) Wireless
8 8 (6.11%) VoIP
9 7 (5.34%) Network Security
10 4 (3.05%) DMZ
10 4 (3.05%) HTTP
11 3 (2.29%) Broadband
11 3 (2.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.63%) MySQL
3 9 (6.87%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) JIRA
1 9 (6.87%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.34%) MSI
3 4 (3.05%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.05%) Selenium
3 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.05%) JMeter
General
1 28 (21.37%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Back Office
3 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Publishing
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Local Government
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (17.56%) Support Engineer
2 20 (15.27%) Architect
3 14 (10.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (9.92%) Analyst
5 12 (9.16%) IT Manager
5 12 (9.16%) Administrator
6 10 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.11%) Citrix Support
9 7 (5.34%) Lead Technical Architect
9 7 (5.34%) Lead Architect
9 7 (5.34%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.58%) Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) Citrix Engineer
11 5 (3.82%) Help Desk Trainee
11 5 (3.82%) Citrix Specialist
11 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.87%) XML
1 9 (6.87%) JSP
1 9 (6.87%) SOAP
1 9 (6.87%) J2EE
1 9 (6.87%) REST
2 7 (5.34%) Application Packaging
3 3 (2.29%) WebCenter
3 3 (2.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) Clustering
3 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.29%) Replication
4 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.29%) Life Science
5 2 (1.53%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.53%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.53%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.76%) Statistics
6 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.76%) Celerra
6 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (68.70%) Windows
2 41 (31.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (24.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (13.74%) Windows 7
5 17 (12.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (9.16%) UNIX
6 12 (9.16%) Windows 8
7 9 (6.87%) Linux
8 8 (6.11%) Windows XP
9 7 (5.34%) AIX
10 5 (3.82%) HPUX
10 5 (3.82%) Solaris
11 3 (2.29%) CentOS
11 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.76%) Android
12 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.03%) ITIL
2 12 (9.16%) Change Management
2 12 (9.16%) Mobile Device Management
2 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
3 11 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.11%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.58%) Migration
7 5 (3.82%) Project Management
7 5 (3.82%) Line Management
8 4 (3.05%) DevOps
8 4 (3.05%) Service Management
8 4 (3.05%) Time Management
8 4 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.29%) Network Design
9 3 (2.29%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.29%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.29%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.29%) ETL
9 3 (2.29%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.08%) SQL
2 22 (16.79%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.40%) Java
4 6 (4.58%) VBScript
4 6 (4.58%) VB
5 5 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.29%) Prolog
7 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.76%) PHP
7 1 (0.76%) C#
7 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (17.56%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (14.50%) MCITP
4 17 (12.98%) MCP
4 17 (12.98%) MCSE
4 17 (12.98%) CCNA
4 17 (12.98%) MCTS
5 11 (8.40%) Degree
5 11 (8.40%) JNCIA
6 5 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.82%) MCSA
7 3 (2.29%) OCP
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (2.29%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.53%) CISSP
8 2 (1.53%) CCA
8 2 (1.53%) RHCE
8 2 (1.53%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.53%) CCNP
8 2 (1.53%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 44 (33.59%) Active Directory
2 41 (31.30%) Hyper-V
3 24 (18.32%) XenApp
4 16 (12.21%) VMware ESX
5 15 (11.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (8.40%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.82%) vSphere
8 3 (2.29%) XenServer
9 1 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) SCCM
2 7 (5.34%) AppDNA
3 6 (4.58%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.53%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 131 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (49.62%) Citrix
3 49 (37.40%) Microsoft
4 42 (32.06%) Cisco
5 32 (24.43%) HP
6 22 (16.79%) Dell
7 17 (12.98%) EMC
8 15 (11.45%) Juniper
8 15 (11.45%) Oracle
9 14 (10.69%) NetApp
10 13 (9.92%) IBM
11 8 (6.11%) Avaya
12 7 (5.34%) Apple
13 3 (2.29%) BT
13 3 (2.29%) Business Objects
13 3 (2.29%) Toshiba
13 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.29%) CommVault
14 2 (1.53%) Lotus
15 1 (0.76%) AppSense
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Salary: £34000 per annum
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Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
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