The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 36 64 38
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs citing VMware 102 62 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.56% 3.28% 6.07%
As % of the Vendors category 13.32% 7.14% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 45 102
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £18,875 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £48,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
766 868 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.72% 45.97% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 552 651 683
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
North West

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -8 46 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Chester +22 11 £36,250 +83.54%
Northwich +4 8 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Wilmslow +7 7 £30,000 +81.81% 3
Crewe +12 5 - -
Knutsford - 5 - - 1
Macclesfield +3 3 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Runcorn - 3 £27,500 -
Sandbach - 1 £26,500 - 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 125 (80.13%) Windows
2 95 (60.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (51.92%) Microsoft
4 64 (41.03%) Citrix
5 58 (37.18%) Active Directory
6 54 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (33.33%) SQL
8 49 (31.41%) MS Excel
9 48 (30.77%) Hyper-V
10 45 (28.85%) Cisco
10 45 (28.85%) IIS
11 37 (23.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (23.08%) ITIL
13 35 (22.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 33 (21.15%) MS Exchange
15 31 (19.87%) Finance
15 31 (19.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 30 (19.23%) XenApp
16 30 (19.23%) DNS
17 29 (18.59%) Firewall
18 28 (17.95%) MCSE
19 27 (17.31%) SQL Server
19 27 (17.31%) Windows 7
20 23 (14.74%) Linux
21 22 (14.10%) WAN
21 22 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
22 21 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 21 (13.46%) LAN
23 19 (12.18%) Project Management
23 19 (12.18%) Windows XP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 45 (28.85%) IIS
2 33 (21.15%) MS Exchange
3 18 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (8.97%) SharePoint
4 14 (8.97%) Apache
5 13 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.56%) Lync
8 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.92%) Site Server
9 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.64%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 49 (31.41%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.18%) MS Office
3 2 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Office 365
2 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) PaaS
3 1 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.23%) DNS
2 29 (18.59%) Firewall
3 22 (14.10%) WAN
4 21 (13.46%) LAN
5 15 (9.62%) SAN
6 13 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (6.41%) SMTP
7 10 (6.41%) DHCP
7 10 (6.41%) FTP
7 10 (6.41%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.41%) VPN
8 3 (1.92%) Wireless
8 3 (1.92%) SMS
8 3 (1.92%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.28%) ADSL
9 2 (1.28%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (1.28%) IPsec
9 2 (1.28%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.28%) Network Security
9 2 (1.28%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.92%) MySQL
5 3 (1.92%) DB2
6 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.56%) MSI
2 2 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (0.64%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.64%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.64%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 31 (19.87%) Finance
2 15 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.33%) Back Office
4 5 (3.21%) Retail
5 4 (2.56%) Banking
6 3 (1.92%) Games
7 2 (1.28%) Billing
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (14.74%) Analyst
2 21 (13.46%) Consultant
3 19 (12.18%) Architect
3 19 (12.18%) Support Analyst
4 17 (10.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (9.62%) Technical Consultant
6 13 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 12 (7.69%) IT Support
8 11 (7.05%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.05%) Administrator
8 11 (7.05%) IT Support Analyst
9 10 (6.41%) 1st Line Support
10 9 (5.77%) Technical Support
10 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Implementation Consultant
11 8 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 8 (5.13%) Trainee
12 7 (4.49%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.13%) .NET
2 5 (3.21%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.28%) Web Services
3 2 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.28%) Middleware
3 2 (1.28%) LAMP
3 2 (1.28%) RESTful
4 1 (0.64%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.64%) WPF
4 1 (0.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) N-Tier
1 8 (5.13%) Replication
2 5 (3.21%) Firmware
2 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.92%) FlexPod
4 3 (1.92%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.92%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.64%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.64%) Celerra
6 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.64%) CMDB
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 125 (80.13%) Windows
2 54 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (22.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (19.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (17.31%) Windows 7
6 23 (14.74%) Linux
7 19 (12.18%) Windows XP
8 15 (9.62%) Windows 8
9 13 (8.33%) UNIX
10 5 (3.21%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.92%) Windows NT
13 2 (1.28%) AIX
13 2 (1.28%) HPUX
13 2 (1.28%) Solaris
13 2 (1.28%) SUSE
13 2 (1.28%) OS/400
13 2 (1.28%) zOS
13 2 (1.28%) CentOS
14 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.08%) ITIL
2 22 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (12.18%) Project Management
4 14 (8.97%) Migration
5 11 (7.05%) Business Continuity
6 6 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (3.85%) TOGAF
6 6 (3.85%) Test Scripting
7 5 (3.21%) Test Automation
7 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.56%) CRM
8 4 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (1.92%) Asset Management
9 3 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (1.28%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (1.28%) Integration Testing
10 2 (1.28%) Software Testing
10 2 (1.28%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (1.28%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.13%) VB
3 7 (4.49%) VB.NET
4 6 (3.85%) VB6
4 6 (3.85%) C
4 6 (3.85%) C#
5 5 (3.21%) VBScript
6 3 (1.92%) C++
7 1 (0.64%) Java
7 1 (0.64%) Perl
7 1 (0.64%) PHP
7 1 (0.64%) Ruby
7 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (23.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (17.95%) MCSE
3 21 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (10.90%) MCITP
5 15 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (9.62%) MCP
6 14 (8.97%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (8.97%) Security Cleared
7 12 (7.69%) CCNA
8 9 (5.77%) CCA
8 9 (5.77%) MCSA
8 9 (5.77%) CCNP
9 7 (4.49%) CCEE
9 7 (4.49%) CCIA
10 6 (3.85%) Degree
10 6 (3.85%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.21%) MCTS
12 3 (1.92%) HND
12 3 (1.92%) ISEB
12 3 (1.92%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.26%) SLA
2 11 (7.05%) QA
3 3 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 95 (60.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (37.18%) Active Directory
3 48 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 30 (19.23%) XenApp
5 18 (11.54%) XenDesktop
6 16 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (7.05%) VMware ESX
8 10 (6.41%) vSphere
9 6 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (3.21%) VMware Server
10 5 (3.21%) XenServer
11 4 (2.56%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.92%) Xen
12 3 (1.92%) KVM
13 2 (1.28%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.64%) vCloud
14 1 (0.64%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (7.05%) SCCM
2 3 (1.92%) SCOM
2 3 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.92%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.28%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.28%) MOM
3 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.64%) WSUS
4 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.64%) Puppet
4 1 (0.64%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 64 (41.03%) Citrix
3 45 (28.85%) Cisco
4 18 (11.54%) NetApp
5 13 (8.33%) HP
6 10 (6.41%) IBM
7 9 (5.77%) AppSense
8 8 (5.13%) Symantec
9 7 (4.49%) Dell
9 7 (4.49%) Oracle
10 6 (3.85%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.21%) EMC
11 5 (3.21%) Fujitsu
12 3 (1.92%) McAfee
12 3 (1.92%) Juniper
12 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.92%) CA
13 2 (1.28%) BMC
13 2 (1.28%) Altiris
13 2 (1.28%) Brocade
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 5% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 & Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Appleton Thorn, Cheshire
Net-Tec Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Posted: 20 days ago
Wilmslow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago