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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 29 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 39 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.60% 3.55% 3.63%
As % of the System Software category 67.24% 37.50% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 16
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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
58 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.31% 9.46% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 57
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 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 29 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
Chorley +5 14 £42,500 +57.40% 2
Preston - 11 £51,750 -
Blackburn -11 2 £26,500 -29.33% 1
Burnley - 2 £46,000 -
Blackpool -8 1 - -
Colne - 1 £31,000 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (78.57%) Windows
3 30 (53.57%) Citrix
4 25 (44.64%) Data Centre
5 24 (42.86%) Windows XP
6 23 (41.07%) Migration
7 22 (39.29%) Office 365
8 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
9 18 (32.14%) Juniper
10 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
10 17 (30.36%) Cisco
11 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
12 14 (25.00%) Firewall
13 12 (21.43%) Project Management
13 12 (21.43%) LAN
13 12 (21.43%) NetApp
13 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (19.64%) HP
14 11 (19.64%) VPN
14 11 (19.64%) WAN
14 11 (19.64%) Finance
15 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
16 9 (16.07%) vSphere
16 9 (16.07%) Business Continuity
16 9 (16.07%) SAN
16 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
17 8 (14.29%) DNS
18 7 (12.50%) Internet

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.57%) nginx
4 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (39.29%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) Firewall
2 12 (21.43%) LAN
3 11 (19.64%) VPN
3 11 (19.64%) WAN
4 9 (16.07%) SAN
5 8 (14.29%) DNS
6 7 (12.50%) Internet
7 6 (10.71%) Network Security
8 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.14%) VoIP
9 4 (7.14%) NAS
10 3 (5.36%) MPLS
11 2 (3.57%) DHCP
11 2 (3.57%) WLAN
11 2 (3.57%) SSL
11 2 (3.57%) SCCP
11 2 (3.57%) H.323
11 2 (3.57%) RTP
11 2 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) MS Access
4 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Project Manager
2 15 (26.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (12.50%) Junior
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.71%) Junior Project Manager
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Support Manager
7 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Manager
8 3 (5.36%) IT Support
8 3 (5.36%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.57%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) EDI
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.71%) Replication
3 5 (8.93%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.14%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Statistics
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (78.57%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.50%) Linux
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.14%) Solaris
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.36%) UNIX
8 2 (3.57%) FreeBSD
8 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.57%) OpenBSD
8 2 (3.57%) CentOS
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Migration
2 12 (21.43%) Project Management
3 9 (16.07%) Business Continuity
4 7 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.93%) Service Management
5 5 (8.93%) Change Management
6 4 (7.14%) Data Security
6 4 (7.14%) Software Licensing
7 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.57%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (1.79%) Security Patching
9 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.79%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) PHP
3 2 (3.57%) Perl
3 2 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.79%) VBScript
4 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) MCSE
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.71%) MCITP
3 4 (7.14%) MCP
3 4 (7.14%) MCTS
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) CCNP
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) vSphere
3 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
3 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) NFS
4 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.57%) XenApp
4 2 (3.57%) Postfix
4 2 (3.57%) Sendmail
4 2 (3.57%) Varnish
4 2 (3.57%) Corosync
4 2 (3.57%) KVM
4 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.57%) Dovecot
4 2 (3.57%) Openswan
4 2 (3.57%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (3.57%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (3.57%) Ceph
4 2 (3.57%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nagios
1 2 (3.57%) Cacti
1 2 (3.57%) Munin
1 2 (3.57%) logstash
1 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (3.57%) Rsyslog
1 2 (3.57%) yum
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.57%) Bacula
1 2 (3.57%) Pacemaker
2 1 (1.79%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (53.57%) Citrix
3 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) Juniper
5 17 (30.36%) Cisco
6 12 (21.43%) NetApp
7 11 (19.64%) HP
8 6 (10.71%) Veeam
9 5 (8.93%) EMC
10 2 (3.57%) Oracle
10 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.57%) Percona
11 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.79%) McAfee
11 1 (1.79%) Avaya
11 1 (1.79%) Nortel
11 1 (1.79%) Epicor
11 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.79%) Sun
Chorley, Lancashire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colne, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Acme
Posted: 11 days ago
Chorley
Modis International - London
Salary: £20000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Lancashire
Modis International - London
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000 - £29100 per annum + Car, OT
Posted: 25 days ago