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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 33 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware 24 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.14% 7.39% 4.03%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 17.49% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 19
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £34,700 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -1.25%
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
228 183 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.82% 42.26% 51.17%
Number of salaries quoted 207 153 216
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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 +9 6 £34,000 - 1
Preston +13 3 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Blackburn -20 3 £45,000 +56.52% 3
Ormskirk - 3 £29,000 -
Burnley +4 2 £36,250 -
Blackpool -7 2 £57,500 +100.00% 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Cisco
3 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
3 23 (51.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (46.67%) MS Exchange
4 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 19 (42.22%) Citrix
6 17 (37.78%) Office 365
7 15 (33.33%) Windows XP
8 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
8 14 (31.11%) Firewall
9 13 (28.89%) LAN
9 13 (28.89%) WAN
9 13 (28.89%) vSphere
10 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (24.44%) DNS
11 11 (24.44%) HP
11 11 (24.44%) SQL
12 10 (22.22%) NetApp
12 10 (22.22%) DHCP
13 9 (20.00%) ITIL
13 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 9 (20.00%) Migration
14 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
14 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
15 7 (15.56%) XenApp
15 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (15.56%) Linux
16 6 (13.33%) MS Excel

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 21 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (11.11%) Lync
5 4 (8.89%) IIS
6 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) Apache
7 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.44%) nginx
7 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) LAN
2 13 (28.89%) WAN
3 11 (24.44%) DNS
4 10 (22.22%) DHCP
5 5 (11.11%) SAN
6 4 (8.89%) Internet
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.67%) MPLS
7 3 (6.67%) PBX
8 2 (4.44%) VoIP
8 2 (4.44%) SSL
8 2 (4.44%) VPN
8 2 (4.44%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (4.44%) Network Security
8 2 (4.44%) OpenVPN
9 1 (2.22%) IPv4
9 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) MS Access
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Project Manager
1 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (11.11%) IT Support
3 5 (11.11%) Junior
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 2 (4.44%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) EDI
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.56%) Linux
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.89%) UNIX
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.44%) Solaris
7 2 (4.44%) FreeBSD
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.44%) OpenBSD
7 2 (4.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
1 9 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (6.67%) CRM
3 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
3 2 (4.44%) Project Management
3 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (4.44%) People Management
4 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.22%) Service Management
4 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.22%) Information Security
4 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) CCNA
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCSA
4 3 (6.67%) GNVQ
4 3 (6.67%) NVQ Level 3
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) MCSE
4 3 (6.67%) MCP
4 3 (6.67%) HNC
4 3 (6.67%) HND
5 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.44%) VCP4
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (28.89%) vSphere
4 7 (15.56%) XenApp
5 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.67%) Postfix
6 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.44%) NFS
7 2 (4.44%) Sendmail
7 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.44%) Corosync
7 2 (4.44%) KVM
7 2 (4.44%) Ceph
7 2 (4.44%) Varnish
7 2 (4.44%) Dovecot
7 2 (4.44%) Openswan
7 2 (4.44%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (4.44%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) WMI
2 2 (4.44%) Nagios
2 2 (4.44%) Cacti
2 2 (4.44%) Munin
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) logstash
2 2 (4.44%) Rsyslog
2 2 (4.44%) Bacula
2 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (4.44%) yum
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Cisco
2 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
3 19 (42.22%) Citrix
4 11 (24.44%) HP
5 10 (22.22%) NetApp
6 6 (13.33%) Juniper
7 5 (11.11%) WatchGuard
7 5 (11.11%) Sophos
7 5 (11.11%) Avaya
8 4 (8.89%) Dell
9 3 (6.67%) MobileIron
9 3 (6.67%) Nortel
9 3 (6.67%) IBM
10 2 (4.44%) Oracle
10 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.44%) Draytek
10 2 (4.44%) Percona
11 1 (2.22%) ScanSafe
11 1 (2.22%) NETGEAR
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