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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
North West / Cheshire
Rank 59 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware 28 69 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.79% 5.27% 7.97%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 13.04% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24 54 114
Median salary £37,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%

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
442 529 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.07% 40.38% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 346 428 689
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 March 2017.

VMware Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VMware
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 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 -7 12 £42,500 +93.18% 3
Chester +7 4 £34,000 - 3
Wilmslow -6 2 £35,000 -
Crewe -8 2 £49,500 +52.30%
Northwich +4 1 £32,000 -31.91% 2
Macclesfield 0 1 £24,000 -14.28% 2
Runcorn -5 1 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Sandbach - 1 £30,000 -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 77 (77.78%) Windows
2 71 (71.72%) Active Directory
3 68 (68.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 61 (61.62%) Windows Server
5 60 (60.61%) Microsoft
6 38 (38.38%) Cisco
7 33 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 30 (30.30%) SQL
9 26 (26.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (25.25%) Linux
10 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (24.24%) PowerShell
11 24 (24.24%) MS Exchange
12 23 (23.23%) ITIL
13 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 22 (22.22%) Finance
14 21 (21.21%) Firewall
14 21 (21.21%) MS Excel
14 21 (21.21%) Data Centre
15 19 (19.19%) SAN
15 19 (19.19%) Office 365
15 19 (19.19%) vSphere
16 18 (18.18%) MS Office
17 17 (17.17%) MCSE
17 17 (17.17%) DNS
17 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (16.16%) Citrix
19 15 (15.15%) MCSA
19 15 (15.15%) MCITP
20 13 (13.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware
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 24 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.11%) IIS
3 10 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.09%) Apache
4 9 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.04%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.01%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 18 (18.18%) MS Office
3 3 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.19%) Office 365
2 11 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.21%) Firewall
2 19 (19.19%) SAN
3 17 (17.17%) DNS
4 10 (10.10%) Intranet
5 9 (9.09%) DHCP
5 9 (9.09%) HTTP
6 8 (8.08%) VoIP
7 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.07%) VLAN
8 6 (6.06%) MPLS
8 6 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (5.05%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.05%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (5.05%) Ethernet
10 4 (4.04%) NAS
11 3 (3.03%) LAN
11 3 (3.03%) Network Security
11 3 (3.03%) WAN
12 2 (2.02%) BGP
12 2 (2.02%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Back Office
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (17.17%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.15%) IT Engineer
4 13 (13.13%) Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) IT Support
6 10 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (10.10%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Administrator
8 7 (7.07%) Server Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.05%) Network Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.01%) Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) CMDB
6 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (77.78%) Windows
2 61 (61.62%) Windows Server
3 25 (25.25%) Linux
3 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (13.13%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.09%) CentOS
6 9 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (7.07%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.05%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.03%) VMS
12 2 (2.02%) Unix
13 1 (1.01%) Android
13 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.01%) Debian
13 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.23%) ITIL
2 13 (13.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 5 (5.05%) Patch Management
5 4 (4.04%) Direct Marketing
5 4 (4.04%) Information Management
5 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.04%) SOA
5 4 (4.04%) Workflow
6 3 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.03%) CRM
6 3 (3.03%) Data Extraction
6 3 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 3 (3.03%) ERP
6 3 (3.03%) Information Security
6 3 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (3.03%) Service Management
6 3 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.30%) SQL
2 24 (24.24%) PowerShell
3 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
3 10 (10.10%) C
4 9 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (2.02%) VB
5 2 (2.02%) VBScript
6 1 (1.01%) Perl
6 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (26.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (17.17%) MCSE
3 15 (15.15%) MCITP
3 15 (15.15%) MCSA
4 13 (13.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (8.08%) CCNA
5 8 (8.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.03%) NCDA
7 2 (2.02%) CCNP
7 2 (2.02%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.02%) Degree
7 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.02%) MCP
8 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.01%) CCA
8 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.01%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (71.72%) Active Directory
2 68 (68.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 19 (19.19%) vSphere
5 11 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
5 11 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (8.08%) XenApp
7 7 (7.07%) XenDesktop
8 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (4.04%) Firmware
10 3 (3.03%) VMware ESX
10 3 (3.03%) VMware Server
11 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
11 2 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (1.01%) NDS
12 1 (1.01%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) SCCM
2 9 (9.09%) SCOM
3 7 (7.07%) vRealize
4 4 (4.04%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.03%) Puppet
6 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 38 (38.38%) Cisco
3 16 (16.16%) Citrix
4 8 (8.08%) EMC
4 8 (8.08%) HP
4 8 (8.08%) NetApp
4 8 (8.08%) Palo Alto
5 7 (7.07%) IBM
6 5 (5.05%) Oracle
6 5 (5.05%) Sophos
6 5 (5.05%) Symantec
7 4 (4.04%) arcserve
7 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.04%) Dell
7 4 (4.04%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (3.03%) Juniper
8 3 (3.03%) Sage
8 3 (3.03%) SonicWALL
8 3 (3.03%) Veeam
9 2 (2.02%) 3PAR
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheshire
Morson International
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + MORE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Holidays, pension, bonus and flexible working!
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £22000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago