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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 33 44 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Permanent jobs citing VMware 37 19 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.90% 3.99% 10.79%
As % of the Vendors category 16.44% 9.05% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 47
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,350 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
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
225 210 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.98% 44.12% 45.01%
Number of salaries quoted 200 172 202
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 14 £42,500 +38.21%
Preston -8 5 £22,500 -30.76% 1
Blackburn -16 4 £28,750 -4.16%
Blackpool - 2 £22,000 -
Burnley - 2 £44,500 -
Colne - 1 £31,000 -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 55 (76.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (50.00%) Citrix
4 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 27 (37.50%) Cisco
5 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 24 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 23 (31.94%) Data Centre
7 22 (30.56%) Office 365
8 21 (29.17%) Migration
9 20 (27.78%) Firewall
10 19 (26.39%) Juniper
10 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 17 (23.61%) ITIL
13 16 (22.22%) Finance
14 15 (20.83%) SAN
14 15 (20.83%) NetApp
14 15 (20.83%) HP
15 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (18.06%) Project Management
17 12 (16.67%) Business Continuity
17 12 (16.67%) VPN
17 12 (16.67%) LAN
18 11 (15.28%) SQL
18 11 (15.28%) WAN
18 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
19 10 (13.89%) vSphere
19 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
20 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) IIS
4 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.78%) Lync
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.39%) nginx
6 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.78%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) Firewall
2 15 (20.83%) SAN
3 12 (16.67%) LAN
3 12 (16.67%) VPN
4 11 (15.28%) WAN
5 8 (11.11%) DNS
6 7 (9.72%) Internet
6 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
7 6 (8.33%) Network Security
8 5 (6.94%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (6.94%) NAS
9 3 (4.17%) DHCP
9 3 (4.17%) VoIP
10 2 (2.78%) WLAN
10 2 (2.78%) SSL
10 2 (2.78%) RTP
10 2 (2.78%) SCCP
10 2 (2.78%) H.323
10 2 (2.78%) Wireless
10 2 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.39%) MS Access
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 13 (18.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (9.72%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Junior
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Support Manager
8 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.17%) IT Support
9 3 (4.17%) CRM Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Replication
3 5 (6.94%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.78%) iPhone
4 2 (2.78%) iPad
4 2 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 24 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.72%) Linux
6 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.94%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.94%) Solaris
8 3 (4.17%) UNIX
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.39%) CentOS
9 1 (1.39%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.39%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Migration
2 17 (23.61%) ITIL
3 13 (18.06%) Project Management
4 12 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 8 (11.11%) CRM
6 7 (9.72%) Service Management
7 5 (6.94%) Change Management
7 5 (6.94%) Data Security
8 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.56%) Software Licensing
9 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.78%) BCP
10 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.78%) Critical Success Factor
10 2 (2.78%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) PHP
3 2 (2.78%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (1.39%) Perl
4 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.39%) VBScript
4 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.39%) Python
4 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) MCSE
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) MCITP
3 5 (6.94%) MCTS
4 4 (5.56%) Degree
4 4 (5.56%) CCNA
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.56%) MCP
5 2 (2.78%) CCNP
5 2 (2.78%) CCVP
5 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) NCDA
6 1 (1.39%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (76.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
4 10 (13.89%) vSphere
5 9 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 5 (6.94%) XenApp
7 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.39%) Dovecot
8 1 (1.39%) Openswan
8 1 (1.39%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (1.39%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (1.39%) Corosync
8 1 (1.39%) KVM
8 1 (1.39%) Ceph
8 1 (1.39%) iptables
8 1 (1.39%) NFS
8 1 (1.39%) Postfix
8 1 (1.39%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
1 2 (2.78%) SCOM
1 2 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.78%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.39%) logstash
2 1 (1.39%) Rsyslog
2 1 (1.39%) Bacula
2 1 (1.39%) Pacemaker
2 1 (1.39%) Cacti
2 1 (1.39%) Munin
2 1 (1.39%) yum
2 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (1.39%) Nagios
2 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 36 (50.00%) Citrix
2 27 (37.50%) Cisco
2 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (26.39%) Juniper
4 15 (20.83%) HP
4 15 (20.83%) NetApp
5 6 (8.33%) Veeam
6 5 (6.94%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (6.94%) EMC
7 3 (4.17%) Dell
8 2 (2.78%) Sun
8 2 (2.78%) IBM
8 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.78%) McAfee
8 2 (2.78%) Sophos
8 2 (2.78%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.78%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle
9 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.39%) Percona
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
The SmartList
Posted: 18 days ago