The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure 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 of the System Software category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 42 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 26 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.48% 3.87% 4.25%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 66.67% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 21
Average salary £40,000 £27,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.78% -35.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 21 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.97% 5.80% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 10 56
Average salary £34,000 £27,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.77% -35.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,500 £30,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware Infrastructure
Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (66.04%) Windows
3 24 (45.28%) HP
4 23 (43.40%) Cisco
4 23 (43.40%) Hyper-V
5 22 (41.51%) vSphere
6 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
7 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
8 19 (35.85%) EMC
8 19 (35.85%) Firewall
9 18 (33.96%) Citrix
10 17 (32.08%) NetApp
10 17 (32.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (30.19%) XenApp
12 15 (28.30%) MCITP
12 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (28.30%) WAN
13 14 (26.42%) Linux
14 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
14 13 (24.53%) SAN
14 13 (24.53%) XenServer
14 13 (24.53%) XenDesktop
15 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
16 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (20.75%) DNS
17 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
17 10 (18.87%) ITIL
17 10 (18.87%) Citrix Certification
17 10 (18.87%) CCEE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.66%) Lync
5 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) Firewall
2 15 (28.30%) WAN
3 13 (24.53%) SAN
4 11 (20.75%) DNS
5 8 (15.09%) LAN
5 8 (15.09%) VPN
6 7 (13.21%) VLAN
6 7 (13.21%) NetScaler
6 7 (13.21%) DHCP
7 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
8 5 (9.43%) Kerberos
8 5 (9.43%) IPsec
9 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
10 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.77%) NAS
12 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (1.89%) LDAP
12 1 (1.89%) HTTP
12 1 (1.89%) MPLS
12 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.89%) Informix
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Consultant
2 9 (16.98%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) WSH
2 4 (7.55%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (9.43%) FlexPod
1 5 (9.43%) PKI
2 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) Celerra
3 2 (3.77%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 35 (66.04%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Linux
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.21%) Solaris
7 3 (5.66%) UNIX
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 6 (11.32%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.66%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.66%) Project Management
4 3 (5.66%) Change Management
4 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.66%) Migration
5 2 (3.77%) Data Management
5 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.77%) Business Development
5 2 (3.77%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.77%) High Availability
6 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.89%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.89%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.89%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.89%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.43%) VB
3 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.66%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (28.30%) MCITP
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (18.87%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (18.87%) CCEE
4 9 (16.98%) CCIA
5 8 (15.09%) NCIE
6 7 (13.21%) NCDA
6 7 (13.21%) MCSE
7 6 (11.32%) CCA
7 6 (11.32%) CCEA
8 5 (9.43%) VCAP
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (7.55%) Degree
10 3 (5.66%) MCTS
10 3 (5.66%) VTSP
10 3 (5.66%) CCAA
10 3 (5.66%) MCP
10 3 (5.66%) CCSP
11 2 (3.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) Hyper-V
2 22 (41.51%) vSphere
3 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
4 16 (30.19%) XenApp
5 13 (24.53%) XenServer
5 13 (24.53%) XenDesktop
6 8 (15.09%) VMware ESX
7 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (9.43%) NFS
8 4 (7.55%) vCloud
9 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) NetBackup
2 6 (11.32%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) SCOM
3 5 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.77%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.89%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.89%) OpenView
5 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.89%) MOM
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) OVSD
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (45.28%) HP
3 23 (43.40%) Cisco
4 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
5 19 (35.85%) EMC
6 18 (33.96%) Citrix
7 17 (32.08%) NetApp
8 9 (16.98%) Dell
9 7 (13.21%) Symantec
9 7 (13.21%) CheckPoint
9 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
10 6 (11.32%) IBM
11 5 (9.43%) Kaspersky
12 4 (7.55%) Veeam
13 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
13 2 (3.77%) Facebook
13 2 (3.77%) Twitter
14 1 (1.89%) Trend Micro
14 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.89%) 3PAR