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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 34 34 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing VMware 106 108 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.34% 5.89% 4.30%
As % of the Vendors category 13.70% 14.25% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82 74 57
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,900 £19,975
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -3.79%
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
774 758 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.29% 41.35% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 594 528 647
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 May 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 7 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 -4 28 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Runcorn +8 11 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Knutsford -1 11 £34,000 - 1
Wilmslow +1 9 £38,000 +26.66% 2
Chester +7 8 £37,500 +11.94% 7
Crewe -4 7 £37,500 - 3
Macclesfield +9 5 £25,000 -16.66%
Northwich 0 2 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Nantwich - 2 £38,750 - 2
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

1 190 (74.80%) Windows
2 135 (53.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (44.09%) Microsoft
4 109 (42.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (40.55%) Active Directory
6 98 (38.58%) Citrix
7 86 (33.86%) MS Exchange
8 65 (25.59%) Hyper-V
9 60 (23.62%) Cisco
10 55 (21.65%) SAN
11 51 (20.08%) Finance
11 51 (20.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 51 (20.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 46 (18.11%) NetApp
13 43 (16.93%) DNS
14 42 (16.54%) SQL
15 41 (16.14%) Microsoft Certification
16 40 (15.75%) Firewall
16 40 (15.75%) DHCP
16 40 (15.75%) MS Excel
17 39 (15.35%) EMC
17 39 (15.35%) Windows Server 2003
18 38 (14.96%) TCP/IP
19 37 (14.57%) ITIL
20 35 (13.78%) HP
21 33 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2007
21 33 (12.99%) PowerShell
22 32 (12.60%) XenApp
22 32 (12.60%) LAN
23 31 (12.20%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 86 (33.86%) MS Exchange
2 51 (20.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (8.27%) IIS
6 8 (3.15%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.15%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.76%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (2.76%) Apache
8 5 (1.97%) Lync
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.57%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 40 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.51%) MS Office
3 4 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.91%) Office 365
2 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (21.65%) SAN
2 43 (16.93%) DNS
3 40 (15.75%) Firewall
3 40 (15.75%) DHCP
4 38 (14.96%) TCP/IP
5 32 (12.60%) LAN
6 28 (11.02%) WAN
7 26 (10.24%) VPN
8 15 (5.91%) VLAN
9 13 (5.12%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (5.12%) Wireless
10 11 (4.33%) VoIP
11 10 (3.94%) ADSL
12 9 (3.54%) Network Security
12 9 (3.54%) NAS
12 9 (3.54%) VDSL
13 8 (3.15%) SSL
14 6 (2.36%) HTTP
15 5 (1.97%) DMZ
15 5 (1.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.54%) MySQL
3 8 (3.15%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.39%) Big Data
6 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.15%) JIRA
3 7 (2.76%) MSI
4 5 (1.97%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.97%) Selenium
4 5 (1.97%) JMeter
5 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (20.08%) Finance
2 14 (5.51%) Back Office
3 4 (1.57%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.79%) Publishing
5 2 (0.79%) Retail
5 2 (0.79%) French Language
5 2 (0.79%) Norwegian Language
5 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.79%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.39%) Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (19.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (16.14%) Support Engineer
3 31 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
4 22 (8.66%) Architect
5 18 (7.09%) Analyst
5 18 (7.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 16 (6.30%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 15 (5.91%) Administrator
7 15 (5.91%) Project Manager
7 15 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (5.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 13 (5.12%) IT Manager
9 13 (5.12%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.72%) Server Support
10 12 (4.72%) IT Support
11 11 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (4.33%) Team Leader
12 10 (3.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 9 (3.54%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.15%) J2EE
1 8 (3.15%) JSP
1 8 (3.15%) SOAP
1 8 (3.15%) XML
1 8 (3.15%) REST
2 7 (2.76%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.57%) .NET
4 2 (0.79%) Web Services
5 1 (0.39%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.69%) Clustering
2 10 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.97%) Fat Client
3 5 (1.97%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.97%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.79%) Replication
5 2 (0.79%) User Experience
5 2 (0.79%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.39%) Celerra
6 1 (0.39%) Statistics
6 1 (0.39%) Life Science
6 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 190 (74.80%) Windows
2 109 (42.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (20.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (15.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (10.63%) Windows 7
6 20 (7.87%) Windows 8
7 15 (5.91%) Linux
8 14 (5.51%) UNIX
9 13 (5.12%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.76%) AIX
11 5 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.97%) HPUX
11 5 (1.97%) Solaris
12 4 (1.57%) CentOS
13 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.39%) Android
14 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (14.57%) ITIL
2 20 (7.87%) Problem Management
3 18 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (5.51%) Software Delivery
4 14 (5.51%) Service Delivery
4 14 (5.51%) Migration
5 12 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (4.72%) Mentoring
6 11 (4.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (3.94%) Project Management
7 10 (3.94%) Change Management
7 10 (3.94%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (2.76%) Security Management
9 6 (2.36%) Time Management
9 6 (2.36%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (2.36%) DevOps
10 5 (1.97%) Line Management
10 5 (1.97%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (1.57%) Risk Management
11 4 (1.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 42 (16.54%) SQL
2 33 (12.99%) PowerShell
3 19 (7.48%) VB
4 18 (7.09%) VBScript
5 10 (3.94%) Java
6 3 (1.18%) VB6
6 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.79%) R
8 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.39%) PHP
8 1 (0.39%) C#
8 1 (0.39%) C++
8 1 (0.39%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 41 (16.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (12.20%) MCSE
2 31 (12.20%) MCITP
3 27 (10.63%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (8.27%) CCNA
4 21 (8.27%) Degree
5 15 (5.91%) MCP
6 13 (5.12%) MCTS
7 11 (4.33%) MCSA
8 9 (3.54%) JNCIA
9 8 (3.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.57%) CCNP
10 4 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.18%) CCA
12 2 (0.79%) CISSP
12 2 (0.79%) RHCE
12 2 (0.79%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.79%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.79%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.84%) SLA
2 4 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 135 (53.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (40.55%) Active Directory
3 65 (25.59%) Hyper-V
4 32 (12.60%) XenApp
5 29 (11.42%) VMware ESX
6 20 (7.87%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (6.69%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.54%) vSphere
9 6 (2.36%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.18%) XenServer
11 2 (0.79%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (11.81%) SCCM
2 20 (7.87%) SCOM
3 12 (4.72%) Backup Exec
4 11 (4.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (2.76%) AppDNA
6 4 (1.57%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.18%) WSUS
8 2 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.79%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.39%) Puppet
9 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 112 (44.09%) Microsoft
2 98 (38.58%) Citrix
3 60 (23.62%) Cisco
4 46 (18.11%) NetApp
5 39 (15.35%) EMC
6 35 (13.78%) HP
7 26 (10.24%) Dell
8 15 (5.91%) Juniper
9 12 (4.72%) IBM
9 12 (4.72%) Oracle
10 11 (4.33%) Avaya
11 10 (3.94%) McAfee
12 7 (2.76%) Apple
13 6 (2.36%) BT
14 5 (1.97%) Symantec
15 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
15 4 (1.57%) Lotus
15 4 (1.57%) CommVault
16 3 (1.18%) WatchGuard
16 3 (1.18%) Toshiba
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Including Car Allowance+bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Wilmslow
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Posted: 23 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago