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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank - 243 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £28,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+55.35% -34.11%
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
809 579 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.98% 8.52% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 706 485 552
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Fujitsu