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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 61 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.80% 4.58% 5.30%
As % of the System Software category 21.05% 44.83% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 22
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
19 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.81% 10.21% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 53 36
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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
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 19 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
Blackburn +7 2 £45,000 +114.28% 1
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco
6 7 (38.89%) SAN
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) XenApp
7 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) WAN
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) HP
8 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
9 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 4 (22.22%) NetApp
9 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
9 4 (22.22%) Dell
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Legal
10 3 (16.67%) Migration
10 3 (16.67%) XenServer
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) MCTS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Lync
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) ADSL
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) OLAP
3 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) IT Director
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Celerra
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) iSeries
2 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) AS400
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
1 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCTS
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) CCIE
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) HP AIS
3 1 (5.56%) HP MASE
3 1 (5.56%) VCDX
3 1 (5.56%) NCDA
3 1 (5.56%) NCIE
3 1 (5.56%) VCAP
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) XenApp
2 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) XenServer
5 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) Xen
6 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) Dell
6 4 (22.22%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Veritas
7 1 (5.56%) AppSense
7 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard
7 1 (5.56%) Draytek
7 1 (5.56%) Veeam
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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