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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 26 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.61% 4.19% 5.09%
As % of the System Software category 48.15% 68.18% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 25
Average salary £42,500 £27,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.96% -35.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £36,000 £48,100
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
54 22 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.57% 6.15% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 61
Average salary £40,000 £27,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.78% -35.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £49,550 £45,000
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 24 April 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (65.38%) Windows
3 23 (44.23%) Cisco
3 23 (44.23%) HP
4 22 (42.31%) Hyper-V
5 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
6 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 20 (38.46%) vSphere
7 19 (36.54%) Firewall
8 18 (34.62%) EMC
9 17 (32.69%) NetApp
10 16 (30.77%) Citrix
11 15 (28.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (28.85%) WAN
12 14 (26.92%) Linux
12 14 (26.92%) XenApp
13 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (25.00%) SAN
13 13 (25.00%) MCITP
14 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
15 11 (21.15%) XenServer
15 11 (21.15%) XenDesktop
15 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (21.15%) DNS
16 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
16 10 (19.23%) ITIL
17 8 (15.38%) LAN
17 8 (15.38%) VPN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.77%) Lync
5 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.92%) IIS
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 15 (28.85%) WAN
3 13 (25.00%) SAN
4 11 (21.15%) DNS
5 8 (15.38%) LAN
5 8 (15.38%) VPN
6 7 (13.46%) DHCP
6 7 (13.46%) VLAN
7 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 6 (11.54%) NetScaler
8 5 (9.62%) Kerberos
8 5 (9.62%) IPsec
9 4 (7.69%) Unified Communications
10 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.85%) NAS
12 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (1.92%) LDAP
12 1 (1.92%) HTTP
12 1 (1.92%) MPLS
12 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.92%) Informix
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Consultant
2 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Administrator
5 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) VMware Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) WSH
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (9.62%) FlexPod
1 5 (9.62%) PKI
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Celerra
3 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.92%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Linux
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.46%) Solaris
7 3 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (7.69%) Project Management
3 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.77%) Migration
4 3 (5.77%) Change Management
4 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Business Development
5 2 (3.85%) Data Management
5 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.92%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.92%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.92%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.62%) VB
3 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.77%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (25.00%) MCITP
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (15.38%) NCIE
3 8 (15.38%) CCEE
4 7 (13.46%) CCIA
4 7 (13.46%) NCDA
5 5 (9.62%) CCEA
5 5 (9.62%) MCSE
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (7.69%) CCA
6 4 (7.69%) Degree
7 3 (5.77%) VCAP
7 3 (5.77%) VTSP
7 3 (5.77%) CCAA
7 3 (5.77%) CCSP
7 3 (5.77%) MCP
7 3 (5.77%) MCTS
8 2 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Hyper-V
2 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 20 (38.46%) vSphere
3 14 (26.92%) XenApp
4 11 (21.15%) XenServer
4 11 (21.15%) XenDesktop
5 7 (13.46%) VMware ESX
6 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (9.62%) NFS
7 4 (7.69%) vCloud
8 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) NetBackup
2 5 (9.62%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) SCOM
2 5 (9.62%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (9.62%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.85%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.92%) OpenView
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.92%) MOM
4 1 (1.92%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) OVSD
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (44.23%) Cisco
2 23 (44.23%) HP
3 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
4 18 (34.62%) EMC
5 17 (32.69%) NetApp
6 16 (30.77%) Citrix
7 8 (15.38%) Dell
8 7 (13.46%) Symantec
8 7 (13.46%) CheckPoint
8 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
9 6 (11.54%) IBM
10 5 (9.62%) Kaspersky
11 4 (7.69%) Veeam
12 2 (3.85%) Facebook
12 2 (3.85%) Twitter
13 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.92%) Trend Micro
13 1 (1.92%) ProCurve