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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / North West
Rank 103 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 169 196 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.82% 3.47% 4.29%
As % of the System Software category 26.74% 29.70% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 126 167 230
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £24,969
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
632 660 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.54% 11.67% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 486 545 629
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -23 113 £40,000 +6.66% 27
Merseyside +10 36 £53,573 +42.86% 6
Cheshire -5 16 £37,500 +33.92% 7
Lancashire -21 2 £35,000 +6.06% 2
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 469 (100.00%) VMware
2 309 (65.88%) Windows
3 228 (48.61%) Microsoft
4 224 (47.76%) Active Directory
5 189 (40.30%) Windows Server
6 183 (39.02%) Hyper-V
7 162 (34.54%) Linux
8 141 (30.06%) Cisco
9 129 (27.51%) ITIL
10 118 (25.16%) Firewall
11 99 (21.11%) MS Excel
12 96 (20.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 95 (20.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 93 (19.83%) DNS
15 92 (19.62%) DevOps
16 91 (19.40%) SQL Server
17 90 (19.19%) Data Centre
18 87 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
18 87 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
19 83 (17.70%) Information Security
20 80 (17.06%) Citrix
20 80 (17.06%) Degree
21 79 (16.84%) DHCP
21 79 (16.84%) Python
21 79 (16.84%) WAN
22 76 (16.20%) LAN
23 73 (15.57%) Oracle
24 72 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
25 71 (15.14%) Perl
26 69 (14.71%) Java

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 67 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 43 (9.17%) Apache Pig
2 43 (9.17%) Apache Spark
2 43 (9.17%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (7.89%) IIS
4 27 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (5.76%) SharePoint
5 26 (5.54%) Apache
6 22 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (2.99%) JBoss
9 11 (2.35%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.13%) Skype for Business
11 9 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.92%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.71%) OpenStack
13 5 (1.07%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.85%) Confluence
15 3 (0.64%) nginx
15 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 99 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 43 (9.17%) MS Office
3 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 72 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (12.58%) Office 365
4 24 (5.12%) IaaS
5 23 (4.90%) PaaS
6 15 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (2.77%) Amazon S3
8 12 (2.56%) SaaS
9 4 (0.85%) Basecamp
9 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.85%) G Suite
9 4 (0.85%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.21%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) Heroku
10 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 118 (25.16%) Firewall
2 93 (19.83%) DNS
3 79 (16.84%) DHCP
3 79 (16.84%) WAN
4 76 (16.20%) LAN
5 62 (13.22%) SAN
6 49 (10.45%) VPN
7 38 (8.10%) VLAN
8 32 (6.82%) TCP/IP
9 28 (5.97%) VoIP
10 27 (5.76%) Network Security
10 27 (5.76%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (4.26%) Internet
12 20 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (3.20%) Wireless
13 15 (3.20%) WLAN
14 13 (2.77%) HTTP
14 13 (2.77%) NAS
15 12 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 58 (12.37%) MongoDB
3 57 (12.15%) MySQL
4 46 (9.81%) Big Data
5 45 (9.59%) Relational Database
6 43 (9.17%) Apache Hive
6 43 (9.17%) Hadoop
7 42 (8.96%) RDBMS
8 20 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.21%) Informix
14 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 20 (4.26%) JIRA
3 16 (3.41%) Selenium
4 12 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 8 (1.71%) Vagrant
6 7 (1.49%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.49%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.07%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.07%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.85%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.64%) Subversion
10 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.43%) JUnit
10 2 (0.43%) Maven
10 2 (0.43%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.21%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.21%) GoCD
11 1 (0.21%) Hudson
General
1 46 (9.81%) Finance
2 44 (9.38%) Military
3 12 (2.56%) Back Office
4 11 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.13%) Banking
6 9 (1.92%) Marketing
7 8 (1.71%) Legal
8 7 (1.49%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.28%) Law
10 3 (0.64%) Advertising
10 3 (0.64%) Games
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 64 (13.65%) Support Engineer
3 50 (10.66%) Analyst
4 43 (9.17%) IT Support
5 35 (7.46%) Architect
6 32 (6.82%) IT Engineer
7 31 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 31 (6.61%) Windows Engineer
8 25 (5.33%) Administrator
9 24 (5.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 24 (5.12%) IT Support Engineer
9 24 (5.12%) Network Engineer
9 24 (5.12%) Server Engineer
10 23 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
11 22 (4.69%) Support Analyst
12 21 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
12 21 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
12 21 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
13 19 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 19 (4.05%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (10.87%) Middleware
2 43 (9.17%) Apache Camel
2 43 (9.17%) Hibernate
2 43 (9.17%) Java EE
2 43 (9.17%) Spring
3 38 (8.10%) HTML
4 37 (7.89%) AngularJS
4 37 (7.89%) CSS
4 37 (7.89%) CSS3
4 37 (7.89%) HTML5
4 37 (7.89%) jQuery
4 37 (7.89%) Node.js
5 24 (5.12%) LAMP
6 22 (4.69%) Web Services
7 6 (1.28%) RESTful
8 4 (0.85%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (0.64%) POSIX
9 3 (0.64%) XML
10 2 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (19.19%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.18%) PKI
3 26 (5.54%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.26%) iPad
6 18 (3.84%) Public Cloud
7 17 (3.62%) Driving Licence
8 13 (2.77%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (2.77%) Private Cloud
9 12 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.35%) FlexPod
11 10 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (1.92%) Clustering
13 8 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.49%) Replication
15 6 (1.28%) HP StoreVirtual
15 6 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
16 5 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
17 4 (0.85%) EMC VNX
17 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 309 (65.88%) Windows
2 189 (40.30%) Windows Server
3 162 (34.54%) Linux
4 96 (20.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (20.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (9.59%) Unix
7 39 (8.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (6.61%) Windows 7
9 28 (5.97%) CentOS
10 20 (4.26%) Windows 10
11 19 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (3.84%) Windows 8
13 14 (2.99%) Solaris
14 11 (2.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 10 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
15 10 (2.13%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.28%) HPUX
16 6 (1.28%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.28%) Windows Vista
17 5 (1.07%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (27.51%) ITIL
2 92 (19.62%) DevOps
3 87 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (17.70%) Information Security
5 68 (14.50%) Time Management
6 67 (14.29%) Scrum
7 56 (11.94%) SDLC
8 52 (11.09%) Analytics
9 50 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
10 48 (10.23%) Data Analytics
11 42 (8.96%) Visualisation
12 33 (7.04%) Software Engineering
13 31 (6.61%) Mentoring
14 30 (6.40%) Configuration Management
14 30 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (5.33%) High Availability
16 23 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (4.05%) PRINCE2
17 19 (4.05%) Service Management
18 17 (3.62%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 79 (16.84%) Python
2 71 (15.14%) Perl
3 69 (14.71%) Java
3 69 (14.71%) PowerShell
4 68 (14.50%) SQL
5 65 (13.86%) C
6 47 (10.02%) C#
6 47 (10.02%) JavaScript
7 38 (8.10%) Ruby
8 20 (4.26%) Bash Shell
9 17 (3.62%) C++
10 12 (2.56%) VB
11 9 (1.92%) VBScript
12 6 (1.28%) PHP
13 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.64%) AWK
14 3 (0.64%) Go
14 3 (0.64%) Korn
14 3 (0.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 87 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (17.06%) Degree
3 62 (13.22%) MCSE
4 55 (11.73%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (10.02%) CCNA
5 47 (10.02%) Security Cleared
6 44 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 42 (8.96%) DV Cleared
8 29 (6.18%) MCITP
9 26 (5.54%) ITIL Certification
10 25 (5.33%) MCSA
11 20 (4.26%) CCNP
12 11 (2.35%) DBS Check
13 9 (1.92%) EMC Certification
13 9 (1.92%) NCIE
14 8 (1.71%) ISEB
14 8 (1.71%) NCDA
15 7 (1.49%) MCP
16 6 (1.28%) MCTS
16 6 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.40%) SLA
2 12 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.71%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) GCP
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 224 (47.76%) Active Directory
2 183 (39.02%) Hyper-V
3 45 (9.59%) vSphere
4 22 (4.69%) Virtual Servers
5 19 (4.05%) Docker
6 14 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 12 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (1.92%) VirtualBox
8 9 (1.92%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.71%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (1.49%) Firmware
11 6 (1.28%) vCloud
11 6 (1.28%) XenApp
12 5 (1.07%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.64%) Xen
15 2 (0.43%) NDS
15 2 (0.43%) NetIQ eDirectory
15 2 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (7.68%) SCCM
2 33 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (5.97%) Puppet
4 20 (4.26%) SCOM
5 14 (2.99%) Backup Exec
6 13 (2.77%) AirWatch
6 13 (2.77%) Nagios
7 12 (2.56%) Packer
8 11 (2.35%) WSUS
9 10 (2.13%) vRealize
10 8 (1.71%) Ansible
10 8 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (1.49%) SCOrch
11 7 (1.49%) SCVMM
12 6 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
13 4 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (0.85%) HockeyApp
13 4 (0.85%) HP SIM
13 4 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 469 (100.00%) VMware
2 228 (48.61%) Microsoft
3 141 (30.06%) Cisco
4 80 (17.06%) Citrix
5 73 (15.57%) Oracle
6 56 (11.94%) HP
7 54 (11.51%) NetApp
8 30 (6.40%) EMC
8 30 (6.40%) Veeam
9 26 (5.54%) Red Hat
10 24 (5.12%) Symantec
11 16 (3.41%) IBM
12 15 (3.20%) Dell
12 15 (3.20%) SonicWALL
13 14 (2.99%) Juniper
14 12 (2.56%) WatchGuard
15 9 (1.92%) 3PAR
15 9 (1.92%) CheckPoint
15 9 (1.92%) Software AG
15 9 (1.92%) Sophos
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Fantastic company
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Morson International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Carlisle, Cumbria
Logic Business Systems
Salary: From £19,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
2i Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified Competitive base salary + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Progress Housing Group
Salary: From £33,081 to £38,917 per annum Generous benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive Base Salary with pension, bonus and other
Posted: 14 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competetive Base Salary plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago