The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware 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 Vendors for the Merseyside region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 41 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 32 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.82% 4.57% 7.48%
As % of the Vendors category 8.82% 9.32% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 48
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
363 236 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.67% 49.06% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 304 200 313
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
North West

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VMware
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Salary Trend in Merseyside

VMware
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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

VMware Salary Histogram in Merseyside

VMware
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 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -2 30 £42,500 +48.47% 1
St Helens - 1 - - 1
Birkenhead - 1 £22,500 - 2
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 55 (88.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (69.35%) Windows
3 27 (43.55%) Hyper-V
4 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
5 25 (40.32%) HP
6 24 (38.71%) Cisco
6 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
7 22 (35.48%) vSphere
8 21 (33.87%) Citrix
9 20 (32.26%) EMC
9 20 (32.26%) Firewall
10 18 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (29.03%) NetApp
11 17 (27.42%) XenApp
12 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (25.81%) WAN
13 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (24.19%) MCITP
14 14 (22.58%) XenServer
14 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
14 14 (22.58%) Linux
14 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (20.97%) SAN
15 13 (20.97%) XenDesktop
15 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
16 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
16 12 (19.35%) DNS
17 11 (17.74%) ITIL
18 10 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
18 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.84%) Lync
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) Firewall
2 16 (25.81%) WAN
3 13 (20.97%) SAN
4 12 (19.35%) DNS
5 9 (14.52%) LAN
6 8 (12.90%) DHCP
6 8 (12.90%) VPN
7 7 (11.29%) NetScaler
7 7 (11.29%) VLAN
7 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.06%) IPsec
8 5 (8.06%) Kerberos
9 4 (6.45%) Unified Communications
10 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.23%) NAS
12 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (1.61%) LDAP
12 1 (1.61%) HTTP
12 1 (1.61%) MPLS
12 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) Informix
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Consultant
2 10 (16.13%) Administrator
3 9 (14.52%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) VMware Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) WSH
2 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (9.68%) FlexPod
2 5 (8.06%) PKI
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
4 2 (3.23%) Celerra
4 2 (3.23%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.58%) Linux
3 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.29%) Solaris
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.84%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (6.45%) Change Management
3 4 (6.45%) Project Management
3 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.84%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
4 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.84%) Migration
5 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.23%) Data Management
5 2 (3.23%) Business Development
5 2 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.23%) High Availability
6 1 (1.61%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.61%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.68%) VB
3 4 (6.45%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (24.19%) MCITP
4 10 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (16.13%) CCEE
5 9 (14.52%) CCIA
5 9 (14.52%) NCIE
6 8 (12.90%) MCSE
6 8 (12.90%) NCDA
7 6 (9.68%) CCEA
7 6 (9.68%) CCA
8 5 (8.06%) VCAP
9 4 (6.45%) MCP
9 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (6.45%) Degree
10 3 (4.84%) VTSP
10 3 (4.84%) CCAA
10 3 (4.84%) MCTS
10 3 (4.84%) CCSP
11 2 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (88.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (43.55%) Hyper-V
3 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
4 22 (35.48%) vSphere
5 17 (27.42%) XenApp
6 14 (22.58%) XenServer
7 13 (20.97%) XenDesktop
8 8 (12.90%) VMware ESX
9 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (8.06%) NFS
10 4 (6.45%) vCloud
11 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) SCCM
2 7 (11.29%) NetBackup
3 6 (9.68%) Backup Exec
3 6 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (9.68%) SCOM
4 2 (3.23%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.61%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.61%) OVSD
5 1 (1.61%) OpenView
5 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.61%) MOM
5 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) HP
2 24 (38.71%) Cisco
2 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (33.87%) Citrix
4 20 (32.26%) EMC
5 18 (29.03%) NetApp
6 9 (14.52%) Dell
7 8 (12.90%) Symantec
8 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
8 7 (11.29%) Red Hat
9 6 (9.68%) IBM
9 6 (9.68%) Kaspersky
10 4 (6.45%) Veeam
11 2 (3.23%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.23%) CommVault
11 2 (3.23%) Facebook
11 2 (3.23%) Twitter
12 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.61%) DataCore
12 1 (1.61%) FalconStor
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Lloyds IP
Salary: £23k - 28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birkenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago