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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 52 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 303 218 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.82% 3.55% 3.69%
As % of the System Software category 35.11% 32.44% 35.60%
Number of salaries quoted 252 148 206
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £41,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-8.98% +9.86%
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
863 672 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.73% 10.95% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 722 496 654
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +32 209 £37,500 -9.63% 28
Cheshire +6 54 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Merseyside +13 35 £43,349 +15.59% 6
Lancashire -16 8 £35,500 +9.23% 3
Cumbria +1 2 £27,000 -40.00%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 461 (100.00%) VMware
2 324 (70.28%) Windows
3 254 (55.10%) Active Directory
4 250 (54.23%) Microsoft
5 210 (45.55%) Windows Server
6 165 (35.79%) Hyper-V
7 147 (31.89%) Cisco
8 141 (30.59%) Linux
9 117 (25.38%) DNS
10 116 (25.16%) Firewall
11 112 (24.30%) SQL Server
12 111 (24.08%) ITIL
13 103 (22.34%) DHCP
13 103 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 103 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 101 (21.91%) MS Excel
15 94 (20.39%) Citrix
16 92 (19.96%) Microsoft Certification
17 89 (19.31%) MS Exchange
17 89 (19.31%) Data Centre
18 85 (18.44%) LAN
18 85 (18.44%) WAN
19 79 (17.14%) PowerShell
20 73 (15.84%) SAN
21 70 (15.18%) MCSE
21 70 (15.18%) Microsoft Azure
22 69 (14.97%) SQL
23 66 (14.32%) VPN
24 64 (13.88%) Degree
25 61 (13.23%) Oracle

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 (19.31%) MS Exchange
2 53 (11.50%) IIS
3 37 (8.03%) Apache
4 31 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (6.07%) SharePoint
6 26 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (4.99%) Apache Pig
7 23 (4.99%) Apache Spark
7 23 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (3.25%) JBoss
9 15 (3.25%) Tomcat
10 14 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.95%) Skype for Business
12 7 (1.52%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.65%) CMS
14 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.43%) GroupWise
Applications
1 101 (21.91%) MS Excel
2 48 (10.41%) MS Office
3 4 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (15.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (12.58%) Office 365
3 54 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (5.64%) PaaS
5 25 (5.42%) IaaS
6 17 (3.69%) SaaS
7 11 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (2.17%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.87%) Basecamp
9 4 (0.87%) G Suite
9 4 (0.87%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 117 (25.38%) DNS
2 116 (25.16%) Firewall
3 103 (22.34%) DHCP
4 85 (18.44%) LAN
4 85 (18.44%) WAN
5 73 (15.84%) SAN
6 66 (14.32%) VPN
7 47 (10.20%) TCP/IP
8 42 (9.11%) VLAN
9 26 (5.64%) Remote Desktop
10 25 (5.42%) Wi-Fi
11 24 (5.21%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (5.21%) VoIP
12 22 (4.77%) Wireless
13 17 (3.69%) HTTP
13 17 (3.69%) MPLS
14 16 (3.47%) Internet
15 15 (3.25%) WLAN
16 14 (3.04%) BGP
16 14 (3.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.46%) MySQL
3 38 (8.24%) MongoDB
4 32 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 30 (6.51%) RDBMS
6 26 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (4.99%) Apache Hive
7 23 (4.99%) Big Data
7 23 (4.99%) Hadoop
8 21 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (4.34%) Jenkins
2 18 (3.90%) JIRA
3 10 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.95%) Selenium
5 8 (1.74%) Vagrant
6 7 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.08%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.08%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.87%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.87%) NuGet
8 4 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.65%) Subversion
10 2 (0.43%) JUnit
11 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.22%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.22%) Hudson
11 1 (0.22%) Travis CI
General
1 43 (9.33%) Finance
2 27 (5.86%) Military
3 18 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.25%) Banking
5 12 (2.60%) Back Office
6 7 (1.52%) Marketing
7 6 (1.30%) Legal
7 6 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.08%) Law
9 4 (0.87%) Retail
10 3 (0.65%) Games
11 2 (0.43%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (18.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 60 (13.02%) Support Engineer
3 50 (10.85%) Analyst
4 46 (9.98%) IT Support
5 36 (7.81%) Architect
5 36 (7.81%) IT Engineer
6 31 (6.72%) Server Engineer
7 30 (6.51%) Administrator
8 28 (6.07%) Windows Engineer
9 27 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
9 27 (5.86%) 3rd Line Support
10 25 (5.42%) Network Engineer
11 24 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 24 (5.21%) IT Support Engineer
12 23 (4.99%) Systems Administrator
13 21 (4.56%) Infrastructure Support
14 18 (3.90%) Support Analyst
14 18 (3.90%) Support Technician
15 17 (3.69%) Infrastructure Architect
15 17 (3.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.81%) Middleware
2 23 (4.99%) Apache Camel
2 23 (4.99%) Hibernate
2 23 (4.99%) Java EE
2 23 (4.99%) Spring
3 22 (4.77%) HTML
4 21 (4.56%) AngularJS
4 21 (4.56%) CSS
4 21 (4.56%) CSS3
4 21 (4.56%) HTML5
4 21 (4.56%) jQuery
4 21 (4.56%) Node.js
5 19 (4.12%) Web Services
6 18 (3.90%) LAMP
7 6 (1.30%) RESTful
7 6 (1.30%) SOAP
8 4 (0.87%) .NET
8 4 (0.87%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.65%) ELK Stack
9 3 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (19.31%) Data Centre
2 38 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.21%) iPad
4 23 (4.99%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.99%) Visualisation
5 19 (4.12%) Driving Licence
5 19 (4.12%) PKI
6 18 (3.90%) Public Cloud
7 17 (3.69%) Replication
8 16 (3.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 15 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
10 13 (2.82%) HP StoreVirtual
10 13 (2.82%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.17%) Clustering
11 10 (2.17%) RSA SecurID
12 9 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.95%) FlexPod
13 8 (1.74%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.74%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 324 (70.28%) Windows
2 210 (45.55%) Windows Server
3 141 (30.59%) Linux
4 103 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 103 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (7.81%) Windows 7
7 34 (7.38%) Windows 10
8 32 (6.94%) Unix
9 23 (4.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (4.34%) CentOS
10 20 (4.34%) Mac OS X
11 19 (4.12%) Windows 8
12 14 (3.04%) Solaris
13 11 (2.39%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (2.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 6 (1.30%) Windows Vista
16 5 (1.08%) AIX
16 5 (1.08%) OpenVMS
17 4 (0.87%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (24.08%) ITIL
2 60 (13.02%) DevOps
3 50 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (10.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 49 (10.63%) Information Security
5 39 (8.46%) Time Management
6 32 (6.94%) Scrum
7 31 (6.72%) SDLC
8 29 (6.29%) Mentoring
9 27 (5.86%) Configuration Management
10 26 (5.64%) High Availability
11 25 (5.42%) Analytics
12 24 (5.21%) Load Balancing
13 23 (4.99%) Data Analytics
14 21 (4.56%) PRINCE2
15 20 (4.34%) Automated Testing
16 19 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (3.90%) Business Continuity
18 17 (3.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 79 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 69 (14.97%) SQL
3 53 (11.50%) Python
4 48 (10.41%) Perl
5 42 (9.11%) C
6 39 (8.46%) Java
7 30 (6.51%) C#
8 27 (5.86%) JavaScript
9 21 (4.56%) Ruby
10 18 (3.90%) Bash Shell
11 15 (3.25%) VB
12 12 (2.60%) C++
13 11 (2.39%) PHP
14 10 (2.17%) VBScript
15 4 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.43%) Go
Qualifications
1 92 (19.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (15.18%) MCSE
3 64 (13.88%) Degree
4 60 (13.02%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (11.71%) CCNA
6 40 (8.68%) Security Cleared
7 33 (7.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (6.51%) DV Cleared
9 29 (6.29%) MCITP
9 29 (6.29%) MCSA
10 19 (4.12%) CCNP
11 17 (3.69%) ISEB
12 14 (3.04%) EMC Certification
13 12 (2.60%) SC Cleared
14 11 (2.39%) DBS Check
14 11 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (2.17%) NCDA
15 10 (2.17%) NCIE
16 6 (1.30%) MCP
17 5 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.86%) SLA
2 22 (4.77%) QA
3 9 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) GCP
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 254 (55.10%) Active Directory
2 165 (35.79%) Hyper-V
3 53 (11.50%) vSphere
4 25 (5.42%) Virtual Servers
5 22 (4.77%) XenApp
6 15 (3.25%) VMware Workstation
7 14 (3.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 14 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (2.17%) vCloud
9 10 (2.17%) XenDesktop
10 9 (1.95%) VirtualBox
11 8 (1.74%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (1.30%) Docker
12 6 (1.30%) Firmware
12 6 (1.30%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.87%) NFS
14 3 (0.65%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.43%) NDS
Systems Management
1 41 (8.89%) SCCM
2 29 (6.29%) Puppet
3 26 (5.64%) SCOM
4 22 (4.77%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (3.90%) AirWatch
6 15 (3.25%) WSUS
7 13 (2.82%) vRealize
8 12 (2.60%) Backup Exec
8 12 (2.60%) Nagios
9 11 (2.39%) Ansible
10 10 (2.17%) ServiceCenter
11 9 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (1.52%) SCOrch
12 7 (1.52%) SCVMM
13 6 (1.30%) HP SIM
14 4 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.87%) PowerCLI
14 4 (0.87%) RANCID
15 3 (0.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 461 (100.00%) VMware
2 250 (54.23%) Microsoft
3 147 (31.89%) Cisco
4 94 (20.39%) Citrix
5 61 (13.23%) Oracle
6 57 (12.36%) HP
7 53 (11.50%) NetApp
8 35 (7.59%) EMC
9 31 (6.72%) Veeam
10 24 (5.21%) Juniper
10 24 (5.21%) Symantec
11 22 (4.77%) Dell
12 18 (3.90%) IBM
13 16 (3.47%) WatchGuard
14 15 (3.25%) SonicWALL
15 14 (3.04%) Software AG
16 13 (2.82%) Red Hat
17 12 (2.60%) 3PAR
17 12 (2.60%) Avaya
18 11 (2.39%) Sophos
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Raytheon Systems Ltd
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
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