The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 31 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware 34 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.49% 7.42% 11.67%
As % of the Vendors category 12.23% 15.49% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 69
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,800 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £68,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
VMware
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 297 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.91% 47.90% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 222 263 307
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 23 £45,000 -21.73% 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 64 (81.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (60.76%) Windows
3 35 (44.30%) HP
4 32 (40.51%) SAN
5 30 (37.97%) Hyper-V
6 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
6 26 (32.91%) NetApp
6 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
6 26 (32.91%) VMware ESX
7 24 (30.38%) EMC
8 23 (29.11%) Capacity Planning
9 22 (27.85%) Citrix
9 22 (27.85%) SLA
9 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
10 21 (26.58%) VMware ESXi
10 21 (26.58%) vCloud
10 21 (26.58%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (25.32%) Change Management
12 18 (22.78%) Client/Server
12 18 (22.78%) CA
12 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (22.78%) VMFS
12 18 (22.78%) VMware Server
12 18 (22.78%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (21.52%) Capacity Management
13 17 (21.52%) e-Health
14 15 (18.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (18.99%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.06%) Lync
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (40.51%) SAN
2 13 (16.46%) DNS
3 8 (10.13%) Firewall
3 8 (10.13%) DHCP
4 7 (8.86%) WAN
4 7 (8.86%) LAN
5 6 (7.59%) DMZ
6 5 (6.33%) Kerberos
6 5 (6.33%) IPsec
7 4 (5.06%) Internet
7 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.80%) VPN
8 3 (3.80%) NAS
8 3 (3.80%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.53%) Wireless
10 1 (1.27%) LDAP
10 1 (1.27%) VoIP
10 1 (1.27%) SMTP
10 1 (1.27%) HTTP
10 1 (1.27%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (13.92%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.59%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Games
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Consultant
2 12 (15.19%) VMware Consultant
3 11 (13.92%) Server Support
4 10 (12.66%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (11.39%) VMware Specialist
5 9 (11.39%) Technical Specialist
6 8 (10.13%) Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Windows Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) IT Support Technician
10 3 (3.80%) Technical Administrator
10 3 (3.80%) Support Technician
10 3 (3.80%) IT Support
10 3 (3.80%) Virtualisation Specialist
11 2 (2.53%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) .NET
2 2 (2.53%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Client/Server
2 17 (21.52%) e-Health
3 5 (6.33%) PKI
4 3 (3.80%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.80%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.53%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Celerra
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.76%) Windows
2 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.19%) Windows 7
5 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.33%) Linux
7 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (26.58%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (25.32%) Change Management
4 17 (21.52%) Capacity Management
5 15 (18.99%) ITIL
6 5 (6.33%) Project Management
7 3 (3.80%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.80%) Migration
8 2 (2.53%) High Availability
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.27%) CRM
9 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.27%) MOF
9 1 (1.27%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.27%) Data Management
9 1 (1.27%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.27%) Business Development
9 1 (1.27%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.80%) SQL
4 2 (2.53%) VB
5 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (18.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (18.99%) MCSE
3 13 (16.46%) Degree
4 11 (13.92%) MCP
5 7 (8.86%) MCITP
6 5 (6.33%) MCTS
7 3 (3.80%) NCIE
8 2 (2.53%) VCDX
8 2 (2.53%) NCDA
8 2 (2.53%) VCAP
8 2 (2.53%) CCEE
8 2 (2.53%) CCIA
8 2 (2.53%) VCP5
8 2 (2.53%) HP AIS
8 2 (2.53%) HP MASE
8 2 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.53%) MCSA
9 1 (1.27%) CCSP
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.85%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (81.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (37.97%) Hyper-V
3 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
3 26 (32.91%) VMware ESX
4 21 (26.58%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (26.58%) vCloud
5 18 (22.78%) VMFS
5 18 (22.78%) VMware Server
6 12 (15.19%) vSphere
7 10 (12.66%) XenApp
8 9 (11.39%) XenDesktop
9 7 (8.86%) Terminal Services
10 5 (6.33%) NFS
11 4 (5.06%) XenServer
12 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) HP SIM
2 4 (5.06%) SCOM
3 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.27%) MOM
4 1 (1.27%) WSUS
4 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) HP
2 26 (32.91%) NetApp
3 24 (30.38%) EMC
4 22 (27.85%) Citrix
4 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
5 18 (22.78%) CA
6 10 (12.66%) Cisco
7 4 (5.06%) Symantec
7 4 (5.06%) Dell
8 3 (3.80%) Sage
8 3 (3.80%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.53%) Kaspersky
9 2 (2.53%) Mitel
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle
10 1 (1.27%) IBM
10 1 (1.27%) Avaya
10 1 (1.27%) CommVault
10 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.27%) 3PAR