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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 42 52 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware 100 67 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.11% 4.29% 6.76%
As % of the Vendors category 11.70% 9.68% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 82 57 122
Average salary £34,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £16,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £50,000 £59,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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
855 692 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.71% 44.33% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 686 573 901
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
(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 +6 42 £34,000 +33.33% 5
Wilmslow +3 16 £34,000 +21.42% 7
Knutsford - 10 £34,500 -
Runcorn +6 9 £25,000 -3.84% 2
Chester -1 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Crewe -2 3 £32,500 -22.15%
Northwich +3 2 £32,500 +103.12% 1
Daresbury - 2 £34,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £50,000 -
Nantwich - 1 - -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 150 (71.77%) Windows
2 126 (60.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (54.07%) Microsoft
4 107 (51.20%) Citrix
5 70 (33.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (33.01%) SQL
7 67 (32.06%) Active Directory
8 61 (29.19%) Hyper-V
9 58 (27.75%) Windows 7
10 57 (27.27%) Finance
11 56 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 47 (22.49%) MS Exchange
13 45 (21.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 43 (20.57%) IIS
15 42 (20.10%) XenApp
16 40 (19.14%) Cisco
17 39 (18.66%) MS Excel
18 35 (16.75%) VMware ESX
19 34 (16.27%) LAN
19 34 (16.27%) SAN
20 33 (15.79%) WAN
21 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
22 30 (14.35%) MCSE
22 30 (14.35%) UNIX
22 30 (14.35%) Disaster Recovery
22 30 (14.35%) MCITP
23 29 (13.88%) Windows Server 2012
24 28 (13.40%) Degree
24 28 (13.40%) XenDesktop
24 28 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 47 (22.49%) MS Exchange
2 43 (20.57%) IIS
3 28 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (6.22%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.26%) Lync
6 8 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.39%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.44%) Apache
10 3 (1.44%) Site Server
11 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 39 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP Business One
1 2 (0.96%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (16.27%) LAN
1 34 (16.27%) SAN
2 33 (15.79%) WAN
3 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
4 24 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (11.00%) DNS
5 23 (11.00%) Firewall
6 20 (9.57%) VPN
7 13 (6.22%) DHCP
8 8 (3.83%) iSCSI
9 7 (3.35%) ADSL
9 7 (3.35%) VoIP
10 6 (2.87%) Internet
11 4 (1.91%) Network Security
11 4 (1.91%) NAS
11 4 (1.91%) SMS
12 3 (1.44%) BGP
12 3 (1.44%) Wireless
13 2 (0.96%) VLAN
13 2 (0.96%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.35%) MySQL
4 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.96%) DB2
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (4.31%) LoadRunner
1 9 (4.31%) SilkPerformer
2 7 (3.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (1.91%) MSI
4 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 57 (27.27%) Finance
2 23 (11.00%) Back Office
3 7 (3.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.91%) Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Games
5 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (15.31%) Analyst
2 28 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (11.96%) Administrator
4 23 (11.00%) Support Analyst
5 20 (9.57%) Support Engineer
6 19 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (8.61%) Consultant
8 15 (7.18%) IT Support
9 14 (6.70%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (6.22%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (6.22%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (6.22%) Development Engineer
10 13 (6.22%) Senior Development Engineer
10 13 (6.22%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (4.78%) Windows Support Engineer
11 10 (4.78%) IT Support Analyst
11 10 (4.78%) Support Technician
11 10 (4.78%) Server Support
12 9 (4.31%) Test Manager
12 9 (4.31%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.31%) Application Packaging
2 8 (3.83%) .NET
3 2 (0.96%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.48%) COM
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) XML
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) Middleware
4 1 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) Thin Client
1 15 (7.18%) Fat Client
2 13 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.39%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.39%) Replication
3 5 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.91%) iPhone
4 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (1.91%) Clustering
4 4 (1.91%) Firmware
5 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.48%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.48%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.48%) CCTV
5 1 (0.48%) PKI
5 1 (0.48%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 150 (71.77%) Windows
2 70 (33.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (27.75%) Windows 7
4 45 (21.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (14.35%) UNIX
6 29 (13.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (12.44%) Linux
7 26 (12.44%) Windows XP
8 20 (9.57%) Windows 8
9 12 (5.74%) Windows 2000
10 10 (4.78%) VMS
11 7 (3.35%) Solaris
12 4 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.91%) Android
12 4 (1.91%) AIX
13 3 (1.44%) CentOS
14 2 (0.96%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.48%) HPUX
15 1 (0.48%) OS/400
15 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (11.96%) ITIL
3 17 (8.13%) Migration
3 17 (8.13%) Test Scripting
4 16 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (7.18%) Change Management
6 13 (6.22%) Test Strategy
7 9 (4.31%) Test Automation
7 9 (4.31%) Change Control
7 9 (4.31%) Test Management
8 8 (3.83%) Project Management
9 7 (3.35%) Regression Testing
9 7 (3.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (2.87%) Security Management
11 5 (2.39%) Automation Testing
11 5 (2.39%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.39%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (2.39%) Integration Testing
12 4 (1.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (1.91%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (33.01%) SQL
2 19 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 17 (8.13%) C#
4 13 (6.22%) C
4 13 (6.22%) C++
5 8 (3.83%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.83%) VBScript
6 7 (3.35%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.87%) VB
7 6 (2.87%) Perl
8 3 (1.44%) PHP
8 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.44%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.44%) VB6
9 2 (0.96%) Ruby
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
10 1 (0.48%) Python
10 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (14.35%) MCSE
2 30 (14.35%) MCITP
3 28 (13.40%) Degree
4 24 (11.48%) Citrix Certification
5 19 (9.09%) CCA
6 16 (7.66%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (7.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (7.18%) MCTS
7 15 (7.18%) ISEB
8 13 (6.22%) CCNA
8 13 (6.22%) MCP
9 9 (4.31%) CCNP
9 9 (4.31%) ISTQB
10 8 (3.83%) MCSA
11 6 (2.87%) HND
12 5 (2.39%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.44%) CCEE
13 3 (1.44%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.44%) SLA
2 19 (9.09%) QA
3 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 126 (60.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (32.06%) Active Directory
3 61 (29.19%) Hyper-V
4 42 (20.10%) XenApp
5 35 (16.75%) VMware ESX
6 28 (13.40%) XenDesktop
7 19 (9.09%) vSphere
8 17 (8.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (8.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (2.87%) Terminal Services
10 5 (2.39%) XenServer
11 4 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.91%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.44%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.96%) Xen
13 2 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.96%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.48%) KVM
14 1 (0.48%) vCloud
14 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.35%) SCCM
3 6 (2.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.91%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.44%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.44%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.96%) Nagios
6 2 (0.96%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.48%) Legato
7 1 (0.48%) Opsview
7 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 113 (54.07%) Microsoft
2 107 (51.20%) Citrix
3 40 (19.14%) Cisco
4 27 (12.92%) HP
5 22 (10.53%) NetApp
6 16 (7.66%) Oracle
7 15 (7.18%) Symantec
8 14 (6.70%) Dell
9 10 (4.78%) IBM
10 9 (4.31%) SAP
11 8 (3.83%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.83%) EMC
12 5 (2.39%) Sophos
12 5 (2.39%) Avaya
12 5 (2.39%) Fortinet
13 4 (1.91%) Kaspersky
13 4 (1.91%) Fujitsu
13 4 (1.91%) Veeam
13 4 (1.91%) Aerohive Networks
13 4 (1.91%) AppSense
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 6 days ago