The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Chester region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 20 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 21 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.17% 6.51% 10.94%
As % of the Vendors category 20.19% 15.04% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 17
Average salary £29,750 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £24,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £35,325 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 113 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.47% 43.30% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 84
Average salary £33,852 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.88% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,191 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
Cheshire

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VMware
Salary Trend in Chester

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

VMware Salary Trend in Chester

VMware
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Chester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Chester

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (59.38%) Windows
4 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (46.88%) Citrix
6 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 12 (37.50%) HP
7 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
8 11 (34.38%) vSphere
8 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
8 11 (34.38%) SAN
9 10 (31.25%) Thin Client
9 10 (31.25%) Cisco
9 10 (31.25%) VPN
9 10 (31.25%) Fat Client
9 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (28.13%) Firewall
10 9 (28.13%) Degree
11 7 (21.88%) NetApp
11 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
11 7 (21.88%) XenApp
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (18.75%) ITIL
13 5 (15.63%) IIS
13 5 (15.63%) MS Office
13 5 (15.63%) ADSL
13 5 (15.63%) LAN
13 5 (15.63%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Site Server
6 2 (6.25%) Lync
7 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 10 (31.25%) VPN
3 9 (28.13%) Firewall
4 5 (15.63%) ADSL
4 5 (15.63%) LAN
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.50%) DNS
6 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 3 (9.38%) MPLS
6 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
7 2 (6.25%) VLAN
7 2 (6.25%) VPLS
7 2 (6.25%) OSPF
7 2 (6.25%) BGP
7 2 (6.25%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) RIP
8 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) IT Support
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Help Desk Technician
4 3 (9.38%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Thin Client
1 10 (31.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.13%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) UNIX
7 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.25%) AIX
9 1 (3.13%) Solaris
9 1 (3.13%) Linux
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) MOF
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) NCIE
4 2 (6.25%) MCTS
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.25%) PMP
4 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.13%) VCDX
5 1 (3.13%) NCDA
5 1 (3.13%) HP AIS
5 1 (3.13%) HP MASE
5 1 (3.13%) VCAP
5 1 (3.13%) CCEE
5 1 (3.13%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (34.38%) vSphere
3 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
3 7 (21.88%) XenApp
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
4 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (9.38%) VMware Server
6 2 (6.25%) XenServer
6 2 (6.25%) Xen
7 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.13%) Legato
1 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) Citrix
3 12 (37.50%) HP
4 10 (31.25%) Cisco
5 7 (21.88%) NetApp
6 5 (15.63%) IBM
7 4 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
7 4 (12.50%) Kaspersky
7 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 4 (12.50%) Dell
7 4 (12.50%) EMC
8 3 (9.38%) Symantec
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle
10 1 (3.13%) Juniper
10 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.13%) CommVault
10 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
10 1 (3.13%) ProCurve
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