The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 45 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 18 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.59% 4.65% 3.38%
As % of the Vendors category 7.79% 10.05% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 14
Average salary £27,500 £30,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.56% +18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
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 Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
231 219 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.11% 46.30% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 199 178 176
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VMware
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Salary Trend in Lancashire

VMware
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Lancashire

VMware
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 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Chorley - 4 £49,000 - 2
Preston -9 2 £32,000 -13.51%
Blackpool -3 1 £24,000 -2.04% 1
Blackburn -7 1 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Lancaster - 1 £50,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
4 16 (51.61%) Citrix
4 16 (51.61%) Cisco
5 13 (41.94%) HP
5 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (38.71%) Office 365
6 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (38.71%) Firewall
6 12 (38.71%) Windows XP
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (32.26%) vSphere
9 9 (29.03%) DNS
9 9 (29.03%) LAN
9 9 (29.03%) WAN
9 9 (29.03%) DHCP
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
10 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
11 7 (22.58%) XenApp
11 7 (22.58%) SQL
11 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (22.58%) NetApp
12 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (19.35%) Migration
13 5 (16.13%) WMI
13 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (16.13%) WatchGuard

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Lync
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.23%) Apache
6 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) WAN
2 9 (29.03%) DHCP
2 9 (29.03%) LAN
2 9 (29.03%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) Internet
4 3 (9.68%) PBX
5 2 (6.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) IPv4
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) MS Access
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Legal
1 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (3.23%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows XP
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.13%) Linux
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.45%) UNIX
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Migration
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) People Management
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCSA
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) A+ Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCTS
4 2 (6.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) HNC
5 1 (3.23%) HND
5 1 (3.23%) GNVQ
5 1 (3.23%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) vSphere
4 7 (22.58%) XenApp
5 4 (12.90%) Terminal Services
6 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.23%) Postfix
8 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) WMI
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) Cisco
2 16 (51.61%) Citrix
3 13 (41.94%) HP
4 7 (22.58%) NetApp
5 5 (16.13%) Sophos
5 5 (16.13%) WatchGuard
5 5 (16.13%) Avaya
6 4 (12.90%) Juniper
6 4 (12.90%) Dell
7 3 (9.68%) Nortel
8 2 (6.45%) Draytek
9 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
9 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
9 1 (3.23%) ScanSafe
9 1 (3.23%) Lotus
9 1 (3.23%) IBM
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance, pension, healthcare,
Posted: 23 days ago
Blackburn
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 27 days ago