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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 66 59 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 211 288 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.70% 4.17% 3.24%
As % of the System Software category 31.31% 38.55% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 172 224 186
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
674 747 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.83% 10.81% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 552 639 544
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Manchester -3 120 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Cheshire -17 44 £29,000 -25.16% 10
Merseyside +13 22 £40,000 -2.43% 3
Lancashire +23 16 £33,000 -2.94% 1
Cumbria -4 6 £35,000 +4.47% 2
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 435 (100.00%) VMware
2 334 (76.78%) Windows
3 245 (56.32%) Microsoft
4 243 (55.86%) Active Directory
5 190 (43.68%) Windows Server
6 154 (35.40%) Citrix
6 154 (35.40%) Hyper-V
7 144 (33.10%) Cisco
8 126 (28.97%) MS Exchange
9 111 (25.52%) SQL Server
9 111 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 105 (24.14%) MS Excel
10 105 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 99 (22.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 91 (20.92%) ITIL
13 88 (20.23%) DNS
14 86 (19.77%) MCSE
15 84 (19.31%) SAN
16 77 (17.70%) Linux
17 76 (17.47%) SQL
18 73 (16.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 71 (16.32%) LAN
19 71 (16.32%) NetApp
20 68 (15.63%) HP
20 68 (15.63%) WAN
21 65 (14.94%) DHCP
22 64 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
23 59 (13.56%) MCITP
24 56 (12.87%) VPN
25 52 (11.95%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 126 (28.97%) MS Exchange
2 64 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (11.49%) SharePoint
5 32 (7.36%) IIS
6 26 (5.98%) Lync
7 21 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (3.68%) Apache
8 16 (3.68%) WebLogic
9 15 (3.45%) WebSphere
10 14 (3.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (2.53%) nginx
13 6 (1.38%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.46%) JBoss
15 2 (0.46%) Node.js
16 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
16 1 (0.23%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 105 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 51 (11.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.61%) Infor SunSystems
2 6 (1.38%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.69%) Line 500
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (6.90%) Office 365
4 15 (3.45%) IBM PureFlex
5 5 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.92%) SaaS
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.69%) IaaS
8 2 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.46%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.46%) GitHub
8 2 (0.46%) PaaS
9 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 88 (20.23%) DNS
2 84 (19.31%) SAN
3 71 (16.32%) LAN
4 68 (15.63%) WAN
5 65 (14.94%) DHCP
6 56 (12.87%) VPN
7 51 (11.72%) TCP/IP
8 46 (10.57%) Firewall
9 28 (6.44%) VoIP
10 19 (4.37%) NetScaler
10 19 (4.37%) Remote Desktop
11 17 (3.91%) NAS
12 16 (3.68%) Internet
13 15 (3.45%) Network Security
14 14 (3.22%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (2.76%) Broadband
16 11 (2.53%) Wireless
17 8 (1.84%) IPsec
17 8 (1.84%) ISDN
18 7 (1.61%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.83%) Relational Database
3 17 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (3.68%) Oracle Database
5 15 (3.45%) DB2
5 15 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
5 15 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 14 (3.22%) MySQL
7 8 (1.84%) Informix
8 6 (1.38%) SAP HANA
9 5 (1.15%) SQLite
10 4 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.69%) Big Data
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.46%) Redis
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.15%) FxCop
3 5 (1.15%) Gerrit
3 5 (1.15%) Moq
3 5 (1.15%) NUnit
3 5 (1.15%) StyleCop
3 5 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.15%) WiX
4 3 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.46%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.23%) Ant
6 1 (0.23%) Gradle
6 1 (0.23%) Maven
6 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 52 (11.95%) Finance
2 20 (4.60%) Law
3 19 (4.37%) Retail
4 16 (3.68%) Banking
5 14 (3.22%) Back Office
6 12 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (2.30%) Legal
8 8 (1.84%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.15%) German Language
9 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.69%) Marketing
11 2 (0.46%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 61 (14.02%) Analyst
3 53 (12.18%) IT Engineer
4 47 (10.80%) Support Engineer
5 45 (10.34%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 43 (9.89%) IT Support
7 35 (8.05%) 3rd Line Support
7 35 (8.05%) Architect
8 31 (7.13%) Consultant
8 31 (7.13%) Systems Engineer
9 30 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 28 (6.44%) VMware Engineer
11 26 (5.98%) IT Support Engineer
11 26 (5.98%) Tester
12 25 (5.75%) Citrix Engineer
13 24 (5.52%) Administrator
13 24 (5.52%) Solutions Architect
14 20 (4.60%) QA Tester
14 20 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
15 19 (4.37%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.37%) Web Services
2 16 (3.68%) Middleware
3 15 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 15 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (2.53%) LAMP
5 10 (2.30%) LAPP Stack
6 9 (2.07%) .NET
7 8 (1.84%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (1.15%) LINQ
8 5 (1.15%) Ninject
8 5 (1.15%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.15%) WCF
8 5 (1.15%) WPF
9 3 (0.69%) JPA
9 3 (0.69%) RESTful
9 3 (0.69%) Spring
10 1 (0.23%) COM
10 1 (0.23%) Gearman
10 1 (0.23%) XMPP
10 1 (0.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.80%) Data Centre
2 36 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.44%) VCE vBlock
4 22 (5.06%) FlexPod
5 20 (4.60%) Clustering
6 19 (4.37%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.45%) Fat Client
7 15 (3.45%) Thin Client
8 13 (2.99%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.84%) EMC VNX
9 8 (1.84%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.61%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.61%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.38%) Celerra
11 6 (1.38%) CLARiiON
11 6 (1.38%) HP StoreVirtual
12 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.92%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 334 (76.78%) Windows
2 190 (43.68%) Windows Server
3 111 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (17.70%) Linux
6 42 (9.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (8.74%) Windows 7
8 34 (7.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (7.82%) Windows XP
9 33 (7.59%) Unix
10 28 (6.44%) Solaris
10 28 (6.44%) Windows 10
11 25 (5.75%) AIX
12 24 (5.52%) Mac OS X
13 15 (3.45%) HPUX
13 15 (3.45%) OS/400
13 15 (3.45%) SUSE
13 15 (3.45%) zOS
14 14 (3.22%) CentOS
15 13 (2.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (20.92%) ITIL
2 37 (8.51%) Incident Management
3 30 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (6.44%) Mentoring
5 26 (5.98%) Project Management
6 24 (5.52%) Automated Testing
6 24 (5.52%) Business Continuity
7 22 (5.06%) High Availability
8 21 (4.83%) Case Management
8 21 (4.83%) Coaching
9 20 (4.60%) Information Security
10 19 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (4.37%) Defect Tracking
10 19 (4.37%) Migration
10 19 (4.37%) Service Delivery
11 18 (4.14%) Configuration Management
12 16 (3.68%) Change Management
12 16 (3.68%) Converged Infrastructure
12 16 (3.68%) Infrastructure Management
12 16 (3.68%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 76 (17.47%) SQL
2 37 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.45%) Perl
4 14 (3.22%) Bash Shell
4 14 (3.22%) PHP
5 12 (2.76%) Ruby
6 11 (2.53%) C
6 11 (2.53%) C#
7 9 (2.07%) VBScript
8 8 (1.84%) Python
8 8 (1.84%) VB
9 6 (1.38%) Java
10 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (22.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (19.77%) MCSE
3 73 (16.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 59 (13.56%) MCITP
5 51 (11.72%) Degree
6 46 (10.57%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (9.89%) CCNA
7 43 (9.89%) MCP
7 43 (9.89%) MCTS
8 41 (9.43%) MCSA
9 28 (6.44%) Citrix Certification
10 24 (5.52%) CCA
11 20 (4.60%) ISEB
12 18 (4.14%) CISSP
13 17 (3.91%) NCDA
14 16 (3.68%) Security Cleared
15 12 (2.76%) CCNP
15 12 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (2.53%) CISM
16 11 (2.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.13%) QA
2 28 (6.44%) SLA
3 11 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 243 (55.86%) Active Directory
2 154 (35.40%) Hyper-V
3 51 (11.72%) XenApp
4 41 (9.43%) XenDesktop
5 40 (9.20%) vSphere
6 15 (3.45%) KVM
6 15 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (2.76%) XenServer
8 11 (2.53%) VMware Server
9 8 (1.84%) Terminal Server
9 8 (1.84%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 7 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.15%) vCloud
12 4 (0.92%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.92%) Varnish
12 4 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.69%) Squid
13 3 (0.69%) Xen
14 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (4.83%) SCCM
2 16 (3.68%) Tivoli
3 12 (2.76%) XenMobile
4 11 (2.53%) SCOM
5 9 (2.07%) Puppet
5 9 (2.07%) WSUS
6 8 (1.84%) Backup Exec
6 8 (1.84%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (1.61%) HP SIM
7 7 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (1.15%) Nagios
8 5 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
8 5 (1.15%) Wonderware InTouch
9 3 (0.69%) Munin
9 3 (0.69%) SnapMirror
9 3 (0.69%) SnapVault
9 3 (0.69%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.46%) Cacti
Vendors
1 435 (100.00%) VMware
2 245 (56.32%) Microsoft
3 154 (35.40%) Citrix
4 144 (33.10%) Cisco
5 71 (16.32%) NetApp
6 68 (15.63%) HP
7 41 (9.43%) Red Hat
8 36 (8.28%) Oracle
9 34 (7.82%) EMC
9 34 (7.82%) Symantec
10 25 (5.75%) Juniper
11 22 (5.06%) Brocade
11 22 (5.06%) CheckPoint
11 22 (5.06%) IBM
11 22 (5.06%) SolarWinds
12 19 (4.37%) Dell
13 16 (3.68%) 3PAR
14 15 (3.45%) BMC
14 15 (3.45%) CA
15 11 (2.53%) Sophos
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Healthcare, 24 days, Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itlab
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itlab
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MINES ADVISORY GROUP
Salary: From £16,380 to £23,016 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Sandbach
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
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Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Cheshire
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Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £28k - 34k per year + Generous Benefits Package
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