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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 27 32 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware 45 34 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.08% 5.53% 15.87%
As % of the Vendors category 15.10% 12.69% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 101
Average salary £37,500 £58,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.17% +38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £37,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
298 268 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 46.86% 43.58% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 245 234 324
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +5 34 £57,500 -4.16% 3
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 65 (82.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (60.76%) Windows
3 36 (45.57%) HP
4 31 (39.24%) SAN
4 31 (39.24%) Hyper-V
5 27 (34.18%) PowerShell
5 27 (34.18%) NetApp
5 27 (34.18%) Active Directory
6 26 (32.91%) VMware ESX
6 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (31.65%) EMC
8 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
8 23 (29.11%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (26.58%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (26.58%) vCloud
9 21 (26.58%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (26.58%) Citrix
10 20 (25.32%) SLA
10 20 (25.32%) Change Management
11 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (22.78%) CA
12 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (22.78%) Client/Server
12 18 (22.78%) VMware Server
12 18 (22.78%) VMFS
12 18 (22.78%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (21.52%) Capacity Management
13 17 (21.52%) e-Health
14 16 (20.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (18.99%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.80%) Lync
7 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) 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 31 (39.24%) SAN
2 13 (16.46%) DNS
3 9 (11.39%) DHCP
4 8 (10.13%) Firewall
5 7 (8.86%) LAN
5 7 (8.86%) WAN
6 6 (7.59%) DMZ
7 5 (6.33%) IPsec
7 5 (6.33%) Kerberos
7 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.80%) VPN
8 3 (3.80%) Internet
8 3 (3.80%) NAS
8 3 (3.80%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.27%) LDAP
9 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Informix
General
1 9 (11.39%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.59%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Consultant
2 12 (15.19%) VMware Consultant
3 9 (11.39%) VMware Specialist
3 9 (11.39%) Server Support
3 9 (11.39%) Technical Specialist
4 8 (10.13%) Administrator
4 8 (10.13%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (8.86%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.59%) Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Windows Administrator
6 6 (7.59%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) IT Support
7 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Administrator
8 3 (3.80%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (3.80%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.80%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) .NET
2 3 (3.80%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Client/Server
2 17 (21.52%) e-Health
3 5 (6.33%) PKI
4 3 (3.80%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.80%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Celerra
5 2 (2.53%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
6 1 (1.27%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (1.27%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.76%) Windows
2 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.66%) Windows 7
6 9 (11.39%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.33%) Linux
8 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.27%) UNIX
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 4 (5.06%) Project Management
7 3 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.80%) Migration
7 3 (3.80%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.53%) High Availability
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.27%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (1.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.27%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.27%) Business Development
9 1 (1.27%) Wealth Management
9 1 (1.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.27%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.80%) SQL
3 3 (3.80%) VB
4 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (20.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (18.99%) MCSE
4 13 (16.46%) Degree
5 11 (13.92%) MCP
6 9 (11.39%) MCITP
7 5 (6.33%) MCTS
8 4 (5.06%) NCIE
9 3 (3.80%) NCDA
10 2 (2.53%) VCAP
10 2 (2.53%) CCEE
10 2 (2.53%) CCIA
10 2 (2.53%) VCP5
10 2 (2.53%) HP AIS
10 2 (2.53%) HP MASE
10 2 (2.53%) VCDX
10 2 (2.53%) MCSA
10 2 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.32%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (82.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (39.24%) Hyper-V
3 27 (34.18%) Active Directory
4 26 (32.91%) VMware ESX
5 21 (26.58%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (26.58%) vCloud
6 18 (22.78%) VMFS
6 18 (22.78%) VMware Server
7 13 (16.46%) vSphere
8 10 (12.66%) XenApp
9 9 (11.39%) XenDesktop
10 7 (8.86%) Terminal Services
11 5 (6.33%) XenServer
11 5 (6.33%) NFS
12 3 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) SCCM
2 6 (7.59%) SCOM
3 4 (5.06%) HP SIM
4 3 (3.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.80%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.27%) OVSD
5 1 (1.27%) WSUS
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) OpenView
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.27%) MOM
5 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) HP
2 27 (34.18%) NetApp
3 25 (31.65%) EMC
4 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
5 21 (26.58%) Citrix
6 18 (22.78%) CA
7 10 (12.66%) Cisco
8 5 (6.33%) Symantec
9 4 (5.06%) Dell
10 3 (3.80%) Sage
10 3 (3.80%) ProCurve
10 3 (3.80%) Kaspersky
11 2 (2.53%) Oracle
11 2 (2.53%) Mitel
11 2 (2.53%) Facebook
11 2 (2.53%) Twitter
12 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.27%) IBM
12 1 (1.27%) CommVault
12 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
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