The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 5 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 5.10% 2.31% 7.00%
As % of the Vendors category 11.90% 6.38% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
VMware
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42 47 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 42.86% 36.15% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 72
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

VMware
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

VMware Salary Trend in Macclesfield

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Clustering
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) HPUX
5 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) XenApp
6 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Security
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) FTP
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) LAN
7 2 (15.38%) CCNA
7 2 (15.38%) FlexPod

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) FTP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
4 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) AIX
2 4 (30.77%) HPUX
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (23.08%) XenApp
4 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Dell