The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 26 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.40% 5.64% 7.53%
As % of the System Software category 46.43% 63.64% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 44
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

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

System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
56 55 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.48% 8.86% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 87
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Liverpool -10 15 £55,000 -4.34% 1
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (52.38%) Windows
3 30 (47.62%) HP
4 27 (42.86%) SAN
4 27 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 25 (39.68%) VMware ESX
5 25 (39.68%) NetApp
6 24 (38.10%) PowerShell
7 23 (36.51%) EMC
8 22 (34.92%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (33.33%) vCloud
9 21 (33.33%) SLA
10 20 (31.75%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (30.16%) Change Management
12 18 (28.57%) VMware Server
12 18 (28.57%) Client/Server
12 18 (28.57%) VMFS
12 18 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (26.98%) Capacity Management
13 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
13 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (26.98%) CA
13 17 (26.98%) e-Health
14 15 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
15 14 (22.22%) MCSE
16 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.76%) Lync
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) SAN
2 11 (17.46%) DNS
3 8 (12.70%) DHCP
4 7 (11.11%) LAN
4 7 (11.11%) WAN
5 6 (9.52%) DMZ
5 6 (9.52%) Firewall
6 4 (6.35%) Internet
7 3 (4.76%) Kerberos
7 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.76%) VPN
7 3 (4.76%) IPsec
7 3 (4.76%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.17%) NAS
8 2 (3.17%) Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) IMAP
9 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.59%) SMTP
9 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (17.46%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Consultant
3 11 (17.46%) Server Support
4 10 (15.87%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
6 8 (12.70%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Field Service Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.17%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) VMWare Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
1 2 (3.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 17 (26.98%) e-Health
3 3 (4.76%) PKI
3 3 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.17%) Celerra
4 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Windows
2 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
4 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Capacity Planning
2 20 (31.75%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (30.16%) Change Management
4 17 (26.98%) Capacity Management
5 10 (15.87%) ITIL
6 5 (7.94%) Project Management
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.76%) Migration
7 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.17%) High Availability
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.59%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.59%) Wealth Management
9 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.59%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.59%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.59%) ITSM
9 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) VB
2 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (22.22%) MCSE
4 11 (17.46%) MCP
4 11 (17.46%) Degree
5 6 (9.52%) MCITP
6 5 (7.94%) MCTS
7 3 (4.76%) NCIE
8 2 (3.17%) VCAP
8 2 (3.17%) CCEE
8 2 (3.17%) CCIA
8 2 (3.17%) VCP5
8 2 (3.17%) HP MASE
8 2 (3.17%) VCDX
8 2 (3.17%) NCDA
8 2 (3.17%) HP AIS
8 2 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.17%) MCSA
9 1 (1.59%) CCA
9 1 (1.59%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 25 (39.68%) VMware ESX
3 21 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 21 (33.33%) vCloud
4 18 (28.57%) VMFS
4 18 (28.57%) VMware Server
5 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 11 (17.46%) vSphere
7 7 (11.11%) XenDesktop
8 6 (9.52%) XenApp
9 4 (6.35%) XenServer
10 3 (4.76%) NFS
10 3 (4.76%) Terminal Services
10 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) SCCM
2 4 (6.35%) SCOM
3 3 (4.76%) HP SIM
4 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (47.62%) HP
3 25 (39.68%) NetApp
4 23 (36.51%) EMC
5 17 (26.98%) CA
5 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.87%) Citrix
7 7 (11.11%) Cisco
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle
9 3 (4.76%) Sage
9 3 (4.76%) Symantec
9 3 (4.76%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.17%) Kaspersky
10 2 (3.17%) Dell
11 1 (1.59%) Avaya
11 1 (1.59%) CommVault
11 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.59%) Mitel
Liverpool
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £425 - £440 per day + many benefits
Posted: 4 days ago