The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 52 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 27 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.99% 1.89% 6.92%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 25.00% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 33
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

System Software Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
45 36 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.32% 7.56% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 75
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Lancashire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Lancashire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Chorley +11 14 £42,500 +38.21%
Preston - 5 £22,500 - 1
Burnley - 1 £43,000 -
Colne - 1 £31,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (79.25%) Windows
3 30 (56.60%) Citrix
4 21 (39.62%) Windows XP
5 20 (37.74%) Migration
5 20 (37.74%) Data Centre
6 19 (35.85%) Office 365
6 19 (35.85%) Cisco
6 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
6 19 (35.85%) Juniper
7 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
7 16 (30.19%) Firewall
8 14 (26.42%) Finance
9 12 (22.64%) HP
9 12 (22.64%) VPN
9 12 (22.64%) NetApp
9 12 (22.64%) Project Management
9 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
9 12 (22.64%) LAN
10 11 (20.75%) WAN
10 11 (20.75%) SAN
10 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (18.87%) Business Continuity
12 8 (15.09%) ITIL
12 8 (15.09%) SQL
12 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
12 8 (15.09%) vSphere
13 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
13 7 (13.21%) MCSE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Firewall
2 12 (22.64%) LAN
2 12 (22.64%) VPN
3 11 (20.75%) WAN
3 11 (20.75%) SAN
4 7 (13.21%) Internet
5 6 (11.32%) DNS
5 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.55%) Network Security
6 4 (7.55%) NAS
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.77%) DHCP
8 2 (3.77%) VoIP
8 2 (3.77%) WLAN
8 2 (3.77%) RTP
8 2 (3.77%) SCCP
8 2 (3.77%) H.323
8 2 (3.77%) Wireless
8 2 (3.77%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.89%) MS Access
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Project Manager
2 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Junior
7 4 (7.55%) Support Manager
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Manager
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Junior Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.43%) Replication
3 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (79.25%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Windows XP
3 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.32%) Linux
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.55%) Solaris
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Migration
2 12 (22.64%) Project Management
3 10 (18.87%) Business Continuity
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL
5 5 (9.43%) Service Management
5 5 (9.43%) Change Management
6 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.55%) Software Licensing
6 4 (7.55%) Data Security
7 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.77%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (1.89%) Security Patching
9 1 (1.89%) People Management
9 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) PHP
3 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.89%) VBScript
3 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) MCSE
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.32%) MCITP
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) MCTS
4 4 (7.55%) MCP
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) CCVP
5 2 (3.77%) CCNP
5 2 (3.77%) CCNA
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
2 8 (15.09%) vSphere
3 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.66%) XenApp
5 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.89%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (56.60%) Citrix
3 19 (35.85%) Juniper
3 19 (35.85%) Cisco
3 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.64%) HP
4 12 (22.64%) NetApp
5 6 (11.32%) Veeam
6 5 (9.43%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (9.43%) EMC
7 2 (3.77%) Sun
7 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.77%) McAfee
7 2 (3.77%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.89%) Nortel
8 1 (1.89%) Epicor
8 1 (1.89%) Avaya
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
The SmartList
Posted: 19 days ago