The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation 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 Workstation over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 260 246 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.029% -
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.23%
VMware Workstation
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
706 574 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.55% 8.41% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 561 481 538
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Workstation across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Workstation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VMware Workstation Salary Trend in the North West

VMware Workstation
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 Workstation within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Cheshire - 2 - -
VMware Workstation
England

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Test Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft