The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 42 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware 94 104 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.39% 5.95% 5.35%
As % of the Vendors category 12.18% 13.81% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 75 78 70
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
VMware
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
772 753 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.29% 43.08% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 613 578 703
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VMware
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the Cheshire region.

VMware Salary Trend in Cheshire

VMware
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VMware
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 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 -16 19 £23,000 -33.33% 8
Crewe -2 10 £38,750 - 3
Runcorn -4 9 £40,000 +45.45%
Macclesfield +25 8 £25,000 -
Chester -7 8 £42,500 +57.40% 4
Knutsford -7 8 £35,750 -
Wilmslow -4 7 £41,000 +31.20%
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 - 2
Northwich - 1 £37,500 - 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware 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.

1 155 (75.61%) Windows
2 99 (48.29%) Active Directory
3 98 (47.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (44.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (43.41%) Microsoft
6 88 (42.93%) MS Exchange
7 58 (28.29%) Citrix
7 58 (28.29%) Hyper-V
8 57 (27.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 52 (25.37%) Cisco
10 48 (23.41%) DNS
11 47 (22.93%) SAN
12 46 (22.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 45 (21.95%) DHCP
14 44 (21.46%) SQL
15 43 (20.98%) ITIL
16 40 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 38 (18.54%) Firewall
18 35 (17.07%) NetApp
19 34 (16.59%) Exchange Server 2007
20 32 (15.61%) Cisco Certification
21 31 (15.12%) MS Excel
21 31 (15.12%) TCP/IP
21 31 (15.12%) HP
21 31 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
22 30 (14.63%) MCSE
22 30 (14.63%) SCCM
23 28 (13.66%) MCITP
23 28 (13.66%) CCNA
23 28 (13.66%) LAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 88 (42.93%) MS Exchange
2 57 (27.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (16.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (7.80%) IIS
6 7 (3.41%) Lync
6 7 (3.41%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.93%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.95%) Apache
8 4 (1.95%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle 9iAS
10 2 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.98%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.83%) MS Office
3 3 (1.46%) ProjectWise
4 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Primavera
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.27%) Office 365
2 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (23.41%) DNS
2 47 (22.93%) SAN
3 45 (21.95%) DHCP
4 38 (18.54%) Firewall
5 31 (15.12%) TCP/IP
6 28 (13.66%) LAN
7 27 (13.17%) WAN
8 26 (12.68%) VPN
9 13 (6.34%) VLAN
10 12 (5.85%) ADSL
11 11 (5.37%) VoIP
11 11 (5.37%) NAS
11 11 (5.37%) VDSL
12 9 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (3.90%) SSL
14 7 (3.41%) Wireless
15 5 (2.44%) iSCSI
16 3 (1.46%) Network Security
16 3 (1.46%) Intranet
16 3 (1.46%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.90%) MySQL
4 6 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (4.39%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.90%) JIRA
3 2 (0.98%) Selenium
3 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.98%) JMeter
General
1 24 (11.71%) Finance
2 11 (5.37%) Back Office
3 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.98%) Retail
5 2 (0.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.49%) French Language
6 1 (0.49%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.49%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.49%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (18.05%) Support Engineer
3 30 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 19 (9.27%) IT Manager
5 18 (8.78%) Infrastructure Manager
6 17 (8.29%) IT Support
7 16 (7.80%) Project Manager
8 15 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 14 (6.83%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 14 (6.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (6.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 12 (5.85%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (5.85%) Analyst
12 11 (5.37%) Team Leader
13 10 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
13 10 (4.88%) Administrator
14 9 (4.39%) Architect
14 9 (4.39%) Server Support
15 6 (2.93%) DBA
15 6 (2.93%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.90%) SOAP
1 8 (3.90%) XML
1 8 (3.90%) REST
2 7 (3.41%) J2EE
2 7 (3.41%) JSP
3 6 (2.93%) Web Services
4 3 (1.46%) WebCenter
5 2 (0.98%) Middleware
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (0.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.85%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.41%) Clustering
4 5 (2.44%) EMC VNX
5 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.95%) Replication
6 3 (1.46%) Life Science
6 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.98%) Photography
7 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.49%) NHS
8 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.49%) Social Media
8 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.49%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 155 (75.61%) Windows
2 91 (44.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (22.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (12.68%) Windows 7
5 22 (10.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (7.80%) Windows XP
7 15 (7.32%) Windows 8
8 12 (5.85%) Linux
9 10 (4.88%) UNIX
10 6 (2.93%) AIX
11 4 (1.95%) Solaris
12 3 (1.46%) HPUX
12 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.98%) CentOS
13 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.98%) ITIL
2 16 (7.80%) Problem Management
2 16 (7.80%) Mentoring
3 14 (6.83%) Software Delivery
4 13 (6.34%) Migration
5 12 (5.85%) Service Delivery
5 12 (5.85%) Change Management
6 11 (5.37%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.90%) Project Management
8 8 (3.90%) Line Management
9 7 (3.41%) Security Management
9 7 (3.41%) Risk Management
10 6 (2.93%) Project Planning
10 6 (2.93%) Patch Management
10 6 (2.93%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (2.93%) Time Management
11 5 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.44%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.46%) SQL
2 23 (11.22%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.41%) Java
3 7 (3.41%) VB
4 6 (2.93%) VBScript
4 6 (2.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.95%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.95%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.46%) Prolog
7 2 (0.98%) R
8 1 (0.49%) VB6
8 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (15.61%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (14.63%) MCSE
4 28 (13.66%) CCNA
4 28 (13.66%) MCITP
5 21 (10.24%) Degree
5 21 (10.24%) MCTS
6 18 (8.78%) MCP
7 13 (6.34%) MCSA
8 11 (5.37%) JNCIA
9 10 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.95%) CCNP
11 3 (1.46%) OCP
11 3 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.98%) RHCE
12 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.98%) CISSP
12 2 (0.98%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.24%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 99 (48.29%) Active Directory
2 98 (47.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (28.29%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.80%) XenApp
5 11 (5.37%) VMware ESX
5 11 (5.37%) vSphere
6 9 (4.39%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.93%) VMware Server
8 5 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.44%) vCloud
8 5 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.46%) XenServer
10 2 (0.98%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 30 (14.63%) SCCM
2 16 (7.80%) SCOM
3 15 (7.32%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.41%) WSUS
5 6 (2.93%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.49%) Puppet
6 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 89 (43.41%) Microsoft
2 58 (28.29%) Citrix
3 52 (25.37%) Cisco
4 35 (17.07%) NetApp
5 31 (15.12%) HP
6 19 (9.27%) Dell
7 17 (8.29%) EMC
8 16 (7.80%) Oracle
9 14 (6.83%) Juniper
10 13 (6.34%) IBM
11 7 (3.41%) Avaya
12 6 (2.93%) Apple
12 6 (2.93%) Symantec
12 6 (2.93%) McAfee
12 6 (2.93%) BT
12 6 (2.93%) ProCurve
13 5 (2.44%) Business Objects
14 4 (1.95%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.46%) Toshiba
15 3 (1.46%) LANDesk
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16500 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandbach
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + + Car (or Allowance) + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Frontline Consultancy
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 20 days ago