The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 38 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Permanent jobs citing VMware 450 446 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.91% 6.34% 4.11%
As % of the Vendors category 15.34% 14.30% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 343 358 240
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
VMware
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2934 3118 3469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.04% 44.31% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2295 2472 2839
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMware
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VMware Salary Trend in the North West

VMware
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in the North West

VMware
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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 +5 262 £39,500 +12.85% 46
Cheshire +2 106 £37,500 +7.14% 30
Merseyside +19 35 £37,500 -11.76% 14
Lancashire -1 32 £38,250 +34.21% 1
Cumbria +7 15 £62,500 - 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMware 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.

1 679 (73.72%) Windows
2 541 (58.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 474 (51.47%) Microsoft
4 371 (40.28%) Active Directory
5 350 (38.00%) Citrix
6 340 (36.92%) Cisco
7 276 (29.97%) MS Exchange
8 273 (29.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 258 (28.01%) NetApp
10 228 (24.76%) SAN
11 200 (21.72%) HP
12 198 (21.50%) Hyper-V
13 196 (21.28%) ITIL
14 193 (20.96%) Windows Server 2012
15 190 (20.63%) DNS
16 189 (20.52%) SQL Server
17 185 (20.09%) MS Excel
18 171 (18.57%) Firewall
19 167 (18.13%) SQL
20 162 (17.59%) DHCP
21 158 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2010
22 153 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
23 139 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
24 138 (14.98%) Linux
25 134 (14.55%) LAN
26 124 (13.46%) WAN
27 122 (13.25%) EMC
28 119 (12.92%) XenApp
29 117 (12.70%) MCSE
30 116 (12.60%) Oracle

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 276 (29.97%) MS Exchange
2 158 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (11.40%) SharePoint
4 86 (9.34%) IIS
5 80 (8.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 64 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 48 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (3.26%) Lync
9 28 (3.04%) WebSphere
10 22 (2.39%) WebLogic
10 22 (2.39%) Apache
11 21 (2.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 18 (1.95%) Tomcat
13 13 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
14 12 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
16 9 (0.98%) IBM Notes
17 8 (0.87%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
18 6 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 6 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 185 (20.09%) MS Excel
2 75 (8.14%) MS Office
3 5 (0.54%) PowerPivot
3 5 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.54%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 57 (6.19%) Office 365
2 32 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.98%) Mimecast
4 9 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.43%) SaaS
6 3 (0.33%) IaaS
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.22%) PaaS
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 228 (24.76%) SAN
2 190 (20.63%) DNS
3 171 (18.57%) Firewall
4 162 (17.59%) DHCP
5 134 (14.55%) LAN
6 124 (13.46%) WAN
7 93 (10.10%) VPN
8 78 (8.47%) TCP/IP
9 65 (7.06%) VLAN
10 45 (4.89%) VoIP
11 44 (4.78%) Wireless
12 42 (4.56%) NAS
13 36 (3.91%) Network Security
14 24 (2.61%) iSCSI
15 23 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (2.39%) Ethernet
16 22 (2.39%) MPLS
17 21 (2.28%) NetScaler
18 20 (2.17%) ADSL
19 19 (2.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (20.52%) SQL Server
2 54 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (5.43%) Oracle Database
4 31 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (2.71%) Relational Database
6 24 (2.61%) RDBMS
7 23 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (2.39%) DB2
8 22 (2.39%) Oracle Exadata
9 18 (1.95%) MySQL
10 8 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.54%) Big Data
13 3 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.33%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 9 (0.98%) JIRA
2 9 (0.98%) TestDirector
2 9 (0.98%) MSI
3 8 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.65%) Eclipse
5 6 (0.65%) Maven
5 6 (0.65%) JMeter
5 6 (0.65%) Selenium
5 6 (0.65%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.11%) WiX
6 1 (0.11%) FxCop
6 1 (0.11%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.11%) Moq
6 1 (0.11%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.11%) NUnit
6 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
General
1 112 (12.16%) Finance
2 28 (3.04%) Retail
3 19 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 17 (1.85%) Banking
5 12 (1.30%) Back Office
6 10 (1.09%) Billing
7 9 (0.98%) Legal
8 6 (0.65%) Law
9 5 (0.54%) Advertising
10 3 (0.33%) Publishing
10 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.22%) French Language
11 2 (0.22%) Norwegian Language
11 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.22%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 148 (16.07%) Support Engineer
2 142 (15.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 105 (11.40%) 3rd Line Support
4 99 (10.75%) Architect
5 73 (7.93%) Analyst
6 60 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 55 (5.97%) Consultant
8 41 (4.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 40 (4.34%) 2nd Line Support
10 39 (4.23%) Administrator
10 39 (4.23%) IT Support
11 37 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
12 35 (3.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 34 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
14 32 (3.47%) Infrastructure Architect
15 30 (3.26%) Server Engineer
15 30 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
15 30 (3.26%) Technical Architect
15 30 (3.26%) Technical Support
16 27 (2.93%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.04%) WebSphere MQ
2 22 (2.39%) Middleware
2 22 (2.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 18 (1.95%) .NET
4 16 (1.74%) XML
5 15 (1.63%) J2EE
5 15 (1.63%) REST
6 12 (1.30%) Web Services
7 9 (0.98%) Application Packaging
7 9 (0.98%) JSP
7 9 (0.98%) SOAP
8 6 (0.65%) Servlets
8 6 (0.65%) DOM
8 6 (0.65%) XSLT
8 6 (0.65%) J2SE
8 6 (0.65%) JMS
8 6 (0.65%) XML Schema
8 6 (0.65%) SAX
8 6 (0.65%) Grails
9 5 (0.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (5.86%) FlexPod
3 52 (5.65%) Clustering
4 33 (3.58%) Replication
5 26 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 24 (2.61%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.52%) Thin Client
7 14 (1.52%) Fat Client
7 14 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.65%) EqualLogic
8 6 (0.65%) Life Science
8 6 (0.65%) Statistics
9 5 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.33%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.33%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.33%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.33%) NHS
11 2 (0.22%) CLARiiON
11 2 (0.22%) PDA
11 2 (0.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 679 (73.72%) Windows
2 273 (29.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 193 (20.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 139 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 138 (14.98%) Linux
6 113 (12.27%) Windows 7
7 60 (6.51%) Solaris
8 59 (6.41%) UNIX
9 58 (6.30%) Windows 8
10 57 (6.19%) Windows XP
11 41 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 39 (4.23%) AIX
13 30 (3.26%) HPUX
14 23 (2.50%) SUSE
15 22 (2.39%) zOS
15 22 (2.39%) OS/400
16 15 (1.63%) CentOS
17 12 (1.30%) Android
18 9 (0.98%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (21.28%) ITIL
2 81 (8.79%) Migration
3 66 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 56 (6.08%) Business Continuity
4 56 (6.08%) Mentoring
5 55 (5.97%) Project Management
6 54 (5.86%) Change Management
7 52 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (5.65%) Coaching
8 42 (4.56%) Problem Management
9 40 (4.34%) Service Delivery
10 37 (4.02%) Infrastructure Management
11 36 (3.91%) Service Management
11 36 (3.91%) Incident Management
12 32 (3.47%) PRINCE2
13 27 (2.93%) Technical Architecture
14 21 (2.28%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (2.28%) Line Management
15 20 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
16 19 (2.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (18.13%) SQL
2 92 (9.99%) PowerShell
3 29 (3.15%) VB
4 26 (2.82%) VBScript
5 24 (2.61%) C
6 19 (2.06%) T-SQL
7 18 (1.95%) Java
8 14 (1.52%) PHP
9 10 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 9 (0.98%) Perl
10 9 (0.98%) VB.NET
11 8 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 8 (0.87%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.65%) XPath
13 5 (0.54%) Python
14 3 (0.33%) VB6
15 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.22%) C#
15 2 (0.22%) C++
15 2 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 153 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 117 (12.70%) MCSE
3 99 (10.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 89 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
5 83 (9.01%) CCNA
6 76 (8.25%) Degree
7 60 (6.51%) MCITP
8 59 (6.41%) Citrix Certification
9 52 (5.65%) CCA
10 45 (4.89%) NCDA
11 43 (4.67%) Security Cleared
12 41 (4.45%) MCSA
13 33 (3.58%) SC Cleared
14 32 (3.47%) MCTS
15 30 (3.26%) MCP
16 28 (3.04%) ISEB
17 23 (2.50%) NCIE
18 20 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
19 19 (2.06%) VCAP
20 18 (1.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.80%) SLA
2 16 (1.74%) QA
3 9 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 541 (58.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 371 (40.28%) Active Directory
3 198 (21.50%) Hyper-V
4 119 (12.92%) XenApp
5 114 (12.38%) XenDesktop
6 95 (10.31%) vSphere
7 51 (5.54%) VMware ESX
8 50 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 28 (3.04%) XenServer
10 24 (2.61%) KVM
11 20 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (1.74%) VMware Server
13 12 (1.30%) vCloud
14 10 (1.09%) NFS
15 7 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 7 (0.76%) Xen
16 6 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
17 3 (0.33%) Postfix
17 3 (0.33%) Terminal Server
18 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 73 (7.93%) SCCM
2 35 (3.80%) SCOM
3 26 (2.82%) WSUS
4 24 (2.61%) Tivoli
5 20 (2.17%) Backup Exec
6 12 (1.30%) WMI
6 12 (1.30%) Nagios
6 12 (1.30%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (1.09%) Puppet
9 7 (0.76%) AppDNA
9 7 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (0.76%) XenMobile
10 6 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.54%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.43%) AirWatch
13 3 (0.33%) SCDPM
13 3 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 474 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 350 (38.00%) Citrix
3 340 (36.92%) Cisco
4 258 (28.01%) NetApp
5 200 (21.72%) HP
6 122 (13.25%) EMC
7 116 (12.60%) Oracle
8 72 (7.82%) Dell
9 66 (7.17%) Juniper
10 54 (5.86%) Symantec
11 52 (5.65%) IBM
12 46 (4.99%) Red Hat
13 36 (3.91%) CA
14 29 (3.15%) Veeam
15 28 (3.04%) AppSense
15 28 (3.04%) Brocade
16 25 (2.71%) WatchGuard
17 24 (2.61%) CheckPoint
18 23 (2.50%) BMC
18 23 (2.50%) Avaya
Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + + 2k on call + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Posted: 16 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
IS Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent bens (inc. free on-site
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16500 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago