The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 240 237 251
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £40,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +86.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +73.91%
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
704 564 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.78% 7.81% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 584 475 643
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
VMware Workstation
England

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 31 July 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 - 1 - -
VMware Workstation
England

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu