The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 100 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 144 222 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.60% 3.60% 4.01%
As % of the System Software category 24.08% 35.81% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 115 176 228
Median salary £38,250 £38,712 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
598 620 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.78% 10.05% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 482 487 543
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in the North West

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in the North West

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -38 73 £42,500 +10.60% 31
Cheshire +17 39 £36,000 +5.88% 4
Merseyside +15 14 £32,500 -35.00%
Lancashire -28 7 £40,000 -6.97% 4
Cumbria -2 5 £35,000 -45.09% 3
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 337 (100.00%) VMware
2 247 (73.29%) Windows
3 195 (57.86%) Active Directory
4 190 (56.38%) Microsoft
5 158 (46.88%) Windows Server
6 123 (36.50%) Cisco
7 118 (35.01%) Citrix
8 98 (29.08%) Hyper-V
9 89 (26.41%) MS Exchange
10 88 (26.11%) ITIL
11 85 (25.22%) SQL Server
12 74 (21.96%) SAN
13 73 (21.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 73 (21.66%) Windows Server 2012
14 72 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
15 67 (19.88%) LAN
16 65 (19.29%) MS Excel
17 62 (18.40%) HP
18 61 (18.10%) DNS
19 59 (17.51%) Firewall
20 58 (17.21%) DHCP
21 56 (16.62%) MCSE
22 55 (16.32%) Linux
23 51 (15.13%) WAN
24 49 (14.54%) SQL
24 49 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
25 47 (13.95%) NetApp
26 46 (13.65%) MCITP
27 44 (13.06%) VPN
28 43 (12.76%) MCSA

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 89 (26.41%) MS Exchange
2 41 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (11.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (7.42%) SharePoint
5 19 (5.64%) IIS
6 17 (5.04%) Apache
7 16 (4.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (3.86%) Skype for Business
9 11 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (2.97%) nginx
11 8 (2.37%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.19%) JBoss
13 3 (0.89%) WordPress
14 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.59%) Node.js
14 2 (0.59%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 65 (19.29%) MS Excel
2 38 (11.28%) MS Office
3 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Line 500
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (6.53%) Office 365
4 18 (5.34%) IaaS
5 13 (3.86%) PaaS
6 11 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.89%) Heroku
7 3 (0.89%) SaaS
8 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.59%) GitHub
8 2 (0.59%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.30%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.30%) Force.com
9 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 74 (21.96%) SAN
2 67 (19.88%) LAN
3 61 (18.10%) DNS
4 59 (17.51%) Firewall
5 58 (17.21%) DHCP
6 51 (15.13%) WAN
7 44 (13.06%) VPN
8 36 (10.68%) TCP/IP
9 32 (9.50%) VoIP
10 18 (5.34%) Wireless
11 17 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (4.15%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (3.86%) IP Telephony
13 13 (3.86%) NAS
14 12 (3.56%) Network Security
15 9 (2.67%) Ethernet
15 9 (2.67%) MPLS
16 8 (2.37%) IPsec
16 8 (2.37%) NetScaler
17 7 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.45%) MySQL
4 9 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.37%) DB2
6 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.89%) SQLite
9 1 (0.30%) Big Data
9 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.48%) MSI
2 5 (1.48%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.89%) FxCop
4 3 (0.89%) Gerrit
4 3 (0.89%) Moq
4 3 (0.89%) NUnit
4 3 (0.89%) StyleCop
4 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.89%) WiX
5 1 (0.30%) gulp
5 1 (0.30%) Maven
5 1 (0.30%) Selenium
5 1 (0.30%) Subversion
5 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (7.12%) Finance
2 17 (5.04%) Back Office
3 15 (4.45%) Marketing
4 14 (4.15%) Banking
5 13 (3.86%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.86%) Retail
6 8 (2.37%) Publishing
7 7 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.48%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.19%) French Language
9 4 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.19%) Law
10 3 (0.89%) Games
10 3 (0.89%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 74 (21.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (15.13%) Analyst
3 38 (11.28%) Support Engineer
4 36 (10.68%) IT Engineer
5 34 (10.09%) IT Support
6 24 (7.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 24 (7.12%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (6.23%) Architect
7 21 (6.23%) IT Manager
8 20 (5.93%) Administrator
9 19 (5.64%) Storage Engineer
10 18 (5.34%) Infrastructure Support
11 17 (5.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 17 (5.04%) IT Support Engineer
12 16 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
12 16 (4.75%) Tester
13 15 (4.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 15 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (4.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.97%) Web Services
2 6 (1.78%) LAMP
2 6 (1.78%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (1.19%) .NET
3 4 (1.19%) HTML
3 4 (1.19%) JPA
3 4 (1.19%) Middleware
3 4 (1.19%) RESTful
3 4 (1.19%) Spring
4 3 (0.89%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (0.89%) LINQ
4 3 (0.89%) Ninject
4 3 (0.89%) Regular Expression
4 3 (0.89%) WCF
4 3 (0.89%) WPF
5 2 (0.59%) COM
5 2 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.30%) CSS
6 1 (0.30%) ODBC
6 1 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.46%) Data Centre
2 37 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.64%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.64%) Driving Licence
4 15 (4.45%) Clustering
5 13 (3.86%) User Experience
6 11 (3.26%) HP StoreVirtual
7 10 (2.97%) Fat Client
7 10 (2.97%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.67%) Life Science
9 8 (2.37%) CMDB
10 7 (2.08%) CCTV
10 7 (2.08%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.08%) EMC VNX
10 7 (2.08%) FMCG
10 7 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.08%) VCE vBlock
11 6 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.78%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 247 (73.29%) Windows
2 158 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 73 (21.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (21.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (16.32%) Linux
5 37 (10.98%) Windows 7
6 35 (10.39%) Mac OS X
7 33 (9.79%) Windows 10
7 33 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (6.82%) Windows XP
9 21 (6.23%) CentOS
10 17 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (5.04%) Unix
11 10 (2.97%) Windows 8
12 9 (2.67%) Data ONTAP
12 9 (2.67%) Debian
13 8 (2.37%) AIX
14 7 (2.08%) Android
14 7 (2.08%) Solaris
15 5 (1.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.11%) ITIL
2 31 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (8.61%) Project Management
4 21 (6.23%) Automated Testing
4 21 (6.23%) Configuration Management
5 20 (5.93%) Presales
6 19 (5.64%) Mentoring
6 19 (5.64%) Service Delivery
7 16 (4.75%) Line Management
8 15 (4.45%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (4.45%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (4.45%) PRINCE2
8 15 (4.45%) Service Management
9 14 (4.15%) Change Control
9 14 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (4.15%) Software Engineering
10 13 (3.86%) Server Virtualisation
11 12 (3.56%) Business Development
11 12 (3.56%) Case Management
11 12 (3.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (14.54%) SQL
2 21 (6.23%) PowerShell
3 18 (5.34%) PHP
4 16 (4.75%) Ruby
4 16 (4.75%) VB
5 14 (4.15%) Python
6 13 (3.86%) Bash Shell
7 12 (3.56%) Perl
7 12 (3.56%) VBScript
8 10 (2.97%) Java
9 5 (1.48%) C
9 5 (1.48%) C#
10 3 (0.89%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.59%) C++
12 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 72 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (16.62%) MCSE
3 46 (13.65%) MCITP
4 43 (12.76%) MCSA
4 43 (12.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 37 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (10.68%) CCNA
7 34 (10.09%) Degree
8 32 (9.50%) MCTS
9 28 (8.31%) MCP
10 22 (6.53%) ISEB
11 17 (5.04%) Security Cleared
12 14 (4.15%) CISSP
12 14 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (4.15%) SC Cleared
13 13 (3.86%) CCA
13 13 (3.86%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (2.97%) NCDA
15 9 (2.67%) CCNP
16 8 (2.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.31%) QA
2 24 (7.12%) SLA
3 15 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (4.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) ISO27002
System Software
1 195 (57.86%) Active Directory
2 98 (29.08%) Hyper-V
3 29 (8.61%) XenApp
4 24 (7.12%) XenDesktop
5 22 (6.53%) vSphere
6 21 (6.23%) XenServer
7 7 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 7 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.08%) Xen
8 6 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (1.78%) Varnish
9 5 (1.48%) Squid
9 5 (1.48%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.48%) vCloud
9 5 (1.48%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.89%) KVM
11 2 (0.59%) oVirt
11 2 (0.59%) Postfix
11 2 (0.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (8.31%) SCCM
2 14 (4.15%) Puppet
3 11 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (3.26%) WSUS
4 10 (2.97%) Nagios
4 10 (2.97%) SCOM
5 9 (2.67%) Backup Exec
5 9 (2.67%) SCVMM
6 7 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (2.08%) HP SIM
6 7 (2.08%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (2.08%) XenMobile
7 6 (1.78%) HP Data Protector
7 6 (1.78%) Munin
7 6 (1.78%) ServiceCenter
8 5 (1.48%) AppDNA
8 5 (1.48%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.89%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 337 (100.00%) VMware
2 190 (56.38%) Microsoft
3 123 (36.50%) Cisco
4 118 (35.01%) Citrix
5 62 (18.40%) HP
6 47 (13.95%) NetApp
7 26 (7.72%) CheckPoint
8 23 (6.82%) Symantec
9 22 (6.53%) EMC
10 20 (5.93%) Juniper
11 19 (5.64%) Oracle
11 19 (5.64%) Sophos
12 18 (5.34%) IBM
13 17 (5.04%) 3PAR
14 16 (4.75%) GFI Software
14 16 (4.75%) Red Hat
15 14 (4.15%) BMC
16 13 (3.86%) Dell
16 13 (3.86%) Veeam
17 12 (3.56%) F5
Blackburn, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum to £23,000 + excellent bens package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigton, Cumbria
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Private Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31846.00 - £35662.00 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Lancaster Council
Salary: £26k - 31k per year + Fanastic Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
CN Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester City Council
Salary: £31k - 36.5k per year + Fanastic Benefits, Flexi-time & Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apex Network Solutions Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + generous benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 10 days ago