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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 92 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 159 234 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.87% 3.66% 3.60%
As % of the System Software category 27.04% 35.89% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 131 176 224
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £57,700 £57,500
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
588 652 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.62% 10.20% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 486 517 593
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £53,100
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -30 84 £45,000 +37.40% 18
Cheshire +24 30 £36,000 +4.34% 4
Merseyside +14 23 £34,000 -18.56% 3
Lancashire -17 9 £38,500 -10.46%
Cumbria +9 8 £42,500 -34.61% 2
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 334 (100.00%) VMware
2 245 (73.35%) Windows
3 194 (58.08%) Microsoft
4 193 (57.78%) Active Directory
5 165 (49.40%) Windows Server
6 119 (35.63%) Citrix
7 113 (33.83%) Cisco
8 95 (28.44%) Hyper-V
9 85 (25.45%) ITIL
10 81 (24.25%) SQL Server
11 77 (23.05%) MS Exchange
12 72 (21.56%) SAN
13 69 (20.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 66 (19.76%) DNS
15 65 (19.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 64 (19.16%) Firewall
17 63 (18.86%) Linux
17 63 (18.86%) MS Excel
18 61 (18.26%) LAN
19 56 (16.77%) DHCP
19 56 (16.77%) HP
19 56 (16.77%) Windows Server 2008
20 53 (15.87%) MCSE
21 51 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
22 48 (14.37%) Data Centre
23 47 (14.07%) WAN
24 43 (12.87%) SQL
25 40 (11.98%) VPN
25 40 (11.98%) NetApp
26 39 (11.68%) MCITP

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 77 (23.05%) MS Exchange
2 38 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (6.89%) IIS
5 21 (6.29%) Apache
6 16 (4.79%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.99%) Skype for Business
8 10 (2.99%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (2.69%) nginx
10 7 (2.10%) JBoss
11 5 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.20%) CMS
12 4 (1.20%) WordPress
13 3 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.90%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (18.86%) MS Excel
2 34 (10.18%) MS Office
3 5 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (7.78%) Office 365
4 23 (6.89%) IaaS
5 16 (4.79%) PaaS
6 11 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.80%) SaaS
8 3 (0.90%) Heroku
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.60%) GitHub
9 2 (0.60%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.30%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.30%) Force.com
10 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 72 (21.56%) SAN
2 66 (19.76%) DNS
3 64 (19.16%) Firewall
4 61 (18.26%) LAN
5 56 (16.77%) DHCP
6 47 (14.07%) WAN
7 40 (11.98%) VPN
8 35 (10.48%) TCP/IP
9 30 (8.98%) VoIP
10 19 (5.69%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (4.79%) IP Telephony
12 14 (4.19%) Wireless
13 13 (3.89%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (3.59%) MPLS
14 12 (3.59%) NAS
15 10 (2.99%) NetScaler
15 10 (2.99%) Network Security
16 8 (2.40%) Cisco IPT
16 8 (2.40%) Ethernet
16 8 (2.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (24.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.79%) MySQL
3 13 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.69%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (2.40%) DB2
7 7 (2.10%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.90%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.60%) SQLite
11 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.10%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.50%) MSI
2 5 (1.50%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.90%) NuGet
5 2 (0.60%) FxCop
5 2 (0.60%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.60%) Moq
5 2 (0.60%) NUnit
5 2 (0.60%) StyleCop
5 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.60%) WiX
6 1 (0.30%) gulp
6 1 (0.30%) Maven
6 1 (0.30%) Selenium
6 1 (0.30%) Subversion
6 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (6.29%) Finance
2 16 (4.79%) Banking
3 15 (4.49%) Back Office
3 15 (4.49%) Retail
4 14 (4.19%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.89%) Marketing
6 10 (2.99%) Publishing
6 10 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.50%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.50%) Law
8 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.20%) Legal
9 3 (0.90%) French Language
9 3 (0.90%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 70 (20.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 48 (14.37%) Analyst
3 35 (10.48%) Support Engineer
4 32 (9.58%) IT Engineer
5 28 (8.38%) Architect
6 27 (8.08%) IT Support
7 24 (7.19%) Administrator
8 23 (6.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 19 (5.69%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (5.39%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (5.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 16 (4.79%) IT Manager
12 16 (4.79%) Storage Engineer
12 16 (4.79%) Systems Administrator
13 15 (4.49%) Tester
14 14 (4.19%) IT Support Engineer
14 14 (4.19%) Server Engineer
14 14 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (3.89%) Linux Administrator
15 13 (3.89%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.69%) Web Services
2 7 (2.10%) .NET
2 7 (2.10%) LAMP
2 7 (2.10%) Middleware
3 5 (1.50%) HTML
3 5 (1.50%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (1.50%) REST
3 5 (1.50%) RESTful
3 5 (1.50%) SOAP
4 4 (1.20%) JPA
4 4 (1.20%) Spring
5 3 (0.90%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.60%) JSON
6 2 (0.60%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.60%) Ninject
6 2 (0.60%) Node.js
6 2 (0.60%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (0.60%) WCF
6 2 (0.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.37%) Data Centre
2 39 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.59%) Driving Licence
4 19 (5.69%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.79%) Clustering
6 14 (4.19%) User Experience
7 10 (2.99%) Fat Client
7 10 (2.99%) HP StoreVirtual
7 10 (2.99%) Replication
7 10 (2.99%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (2.69%) Public Cloud
9 8 (2.40%) CMDB
9 8 (2.40%) iPad
9 8 (2.40%) Life Science
9 8 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (2.10%) CCTV
10 7 (2.10%) EMC VNX
10 7 (2.10%) FMCG
10 7 (2.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 245 (73.35%) Windows
2 165 (49.40%) Windows Server
3 65 (19.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (18.86%) Linux
5 56 (16.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (10.18%) Mac OS X
7 32 (9.58%) Windows 10
8 31 (9.28%) Windows 7
9 26 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (5.69%) CentOS
11 17 (5.09%) Unix
12 16 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (4.79%) Windows XP
13 9 (2.69%) Windows 8
14 8 (2.40%) Android
15 7 (2.10%) AIX
15 7 (2.10%) Data ONTAP
15 7 (2.10%) Debian
15 7 (2.10%) Solaris
16 6 (1.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (25.45%) ITIL
2 31 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (7.78%) Project Management
4 21 (6.29%) Configuration Management
4 21 (6.29%) Mentoring
5 19 (5.69%) Automated Testing
6 17 (5.09%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (5.09%) Line Management
6 17 (5.09%) Presales
6 17 (5.09%) Service Delivery
7 16 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (4.79%) CRM
7 16 (4.79%) PRINCE2
7 16 (4.79%) TOGAF
8 14 (4.19%) Change Control
8 14 (4.19%) ITIL V3
8 14 (4.19%) Mobile Device Management
8 14 (4.19%) Service Management
9 13 (3.89%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.87%) SQL
2 30 (8.98%) PowerShell
3 19 (5.69%) PHP
4 16 (4.79%) Java
5 15 (4.49%) Ruby
6 14 (4.19%) VB
7 13 (3.89%) Perl
7 13 (3.89%) Python
8 11 (3.29%) Bash Shell
9 10 (2.99%) VBScript
10 9 (2.69%) C#
11 5 (1.50%) C
12 3 (0.90%) C++
12 3 (0.90%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 69 (20.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (15.87%) MCSE
3 39 (11.68%) MCITP
4 37 (11.08%) MCSA
5 35 (10.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 31 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (8.98%) CCNA
8 29 (8.68%) Degree
9 24 (7.19%) MCTS
10 23 (6.89%) MCP
11 21 (6.29%) ISEB
11 21 (6.29%) Security Cleared
12 19 (5.69%) SC Cleared
13 11 (3.29%) CISSP
13 11 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (2.99%) CCA
14 10 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (2.40%) PMI Certification
15 8 (2.40%) PMP
16 7 (2.10%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.98%) QA
2 22 (6.59%) SLA
3 14 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (3.89%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) ISO27002
System Software
1 193 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 95 (28.44%) Hyper-V
3 30 (8.98%) XenApp
4 29 (8.68%) vSphere
5 24 (7.19%) XenDesktop
6 22 (6.59%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (5.39%) XenServer
8 9 (2.69%) vCloud
9 8 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (2.40%) Xen
10 7 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 6 (1.80%) Varnish
12 5 (1.50%) Squid
12 5 (1.50%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.90%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.90%) NFS
14 3 (0.90%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (9.88%) SCCM
2 19 (5.69%) Puppet
3 13 (3.89%) SCOM
4 12 (3.59%) Nagios
5 11 (3.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (3.29%) WSUS
6 10 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (2.69%) SCVMM
8 7 (2.10%) Backup Exec
8 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.80%) AirWatch
9 6 (1.80%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (1.80%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (1.80%) Munin
9 6 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (1.50%) Ansible
10 5 (1.50%) HP SIM
10 5 (1.50%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.50%) XenMobile
10 5 (1.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 334 (100.00%) VMware
2 194 (58.08%) Microsoft
3 119 (35.63%) Citrix
4 113 (33.83%) Cisco
5 56 (16.77%) HP
6 40 (11.98%) NetApp
7 26 (7.78%) EMC
7 26 (7.78%) Oracle
8 23 (6.89%) CheckPoint
8 23 (6.89%) Juniper
9 22 (6.59%) Symantec
10 19 (5.69%) IBM
10 19 (5.69%) Sophos
11 17 (5.09%) Veeam
12 14 (4.19%) 3PAR
12 14 (4.19%) BMC
12 14 (4.19%) GFI Software
13 13 (3.89%) Dell
14 12 (3.59%) Red Hat
15 10 (2.99%) Apple
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Met University
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £16016 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Heywood, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Aintree, Liverpool, North West
Taskers Plc
Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 p.a.
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Liverpool John Moore University
Salary: £31,656 - £37,768 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago