The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Lancashire region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 17 31 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMware 41 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.95% 6.46% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 21.81% 14.35% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 11
Average salary £28,500 £24,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,850 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 216 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.05% 45.00% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 154 194 240
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +4 20 £28,500 +18.75% 2
Preston -3 4 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Chorley 0 3 £26,250 -4.54%
Burnley -2 2 - -
Lancaster - 2 £28,500 -
Blackpool - 2 £27,500 -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (67.16%) Citrix
2 37 (55.22%) Microsoft
3 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (43.28%) Active Directory
5 28 (41.79%) Windows
6 26 (38.81%) Cisco
7 24 (35.82%) MS Exchange
7 24 (35.82%) WAN
7 24 (35.82%) Firewall
8 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (28.36%) LAN
10 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (26.87%) XenApp
11 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
12 15 (22.39%) SAN
12 15 (22.39%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (22.39%) Hyper-V
13 14 (20.90%) HP
14 13 (19.40%) CCNA
15 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (16.42%) Veeam
17 10 (14.93%) XenDesktop
18 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (13.43%) NetApp
18 9 (13.43%) IBM
18 9 (13.43%) iPhone
18 9 (13.43%) vSphere
19 8 (11.94%) Windows 7
19 8 (11.94%) DHCP
19 8 (11.94%) VPN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (35.82%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.82%) WAN
1 24 (35.82%) Firewall
2 19 (28.36%) LAN
3 15 (22.39%) SAN
4 8 (11.94%) DHCP
4 8 (11.94%) VPN
4 8 (11.94%) DNS
5 6 (8.96%) VoIP
6 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.99%) VLAN
9 1 (1.49%) Network Security
9 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.49%) IPsec
9 1 (1.49%) Internet
9 1 (1.49%) SSL
9 1 (1.49%) ADSL
9 1 (1.49%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
6 1 (1.49%) MS Access
General
1 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.97%) Automotive
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Analyst
2 10 (14.93%) Consultant
2 10 (14.93%) Support Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) IT Support
4 8 (11.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) IT Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Account Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) iPhone
2 5 (7.46%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.99%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.99%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.49%) Celerra
4 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.49%) iSeries
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) AS400
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (11.94%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.46%) Linux
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) Project Management
2 6 (8.96%) ERP
3 5 (7.46%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL
5 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (4.48%) Change Management
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.99%) CRM
6 2 (2.99%) Migration
6 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.99%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.49%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.49%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.49%) Business Development
7 1 (1.49%) Brand Management
7 1 (1.49%) Analytics
7 1 (1.49%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (1.49%) Data Management
7 1 (1.49%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.49%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) PowerHouse
3 1 (1.49%) C
3 1 (1.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (19.40%) CCNA
3 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.94%) CCNP
5 5 (7.46%) MCITP
6 4 (5.97%) CCIE
6 4 (5.97%) Degree
7 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.48%) MCSE
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.99%) CCEE
8 2 (2.99%) CCIA
8 2 (2.99%) NCIE
8 2 (2.99%) MCTS
9 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) NCDA
9 1 (1.49%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (43.28%) Active Directory
3 18 (26.87%) XenApp
4 15 (22.39%) Hyper-V
5 10 (14.93%) XenDesktop
6 9 (13.43%) vSphere
7 7 (10.45%) VMware ESX
8 5 (7.46%) Terminal Services
9 3 (4.48%) XenServer
10 2 (2.99%) vCloud
10 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.49%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) Citrix
2 37 (55.22%) Microsoft
3 26 (38.81%) Cisco
4 14 (20.90%) HP
5 11 (16.42%) Veeam
6 9 (13.43%) NetApp
6 9 (13.43%) IBM
7 6 (8.96%) Juniper
7 6 (8.96%) WatchGuard
8 5 (7.46%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.48%) EMC
10 2 (2.99%) Intel
10 2 (2.99%) Avaya
10 2 (2.99%) Symantec
10 2 (2.99%) Mitel
11 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.49%) Draytek
11 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.49%) Trend Micro
11 1 (1.49%) ProCurve
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Company Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago