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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 36 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware 314 478 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.57% 6.92% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 13.66% 15.85% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 267 387 307
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £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
2298 3015 2940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.77% 43.66% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 2553 2411
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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 -7 177 £35,000 +2.94% 36
Cheshire -12 74 £34,250 -8.66% 17
Merseyside +8 29 £40,000 -1.23% 3
Lancashire +19 25 £33,000 +7.31% 4
Cumbria -6 6 £35,000 +2.94% 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 535 (75.89%) Windows
2 433 (61.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 373 (52.91%) Active Directory
4 342 (48.51%) Microsoft
5 325 (46.10%) Windows Server
6 244 (34.61%) Citrix
7 222 (31.49%) MS Exchange
8 218 (30.92%) Cisco
9 217 (30.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 195 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 190 (26.95%) Hyper-V
12 168 (23.83%) ITIL
13 161 (22.84%) SQL Server
14 150 (21.28%) SAN
15 144 (20.43%) Microsoft Certification
16 141 (20.00%) DNS
17 139 (19.72%) MS Excel
18 133 (18.87%) SQL
19 126 (17.87%) Linux
20 124 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2010
21 116 (16.45%) LAN
22 114 (16.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 113 (16.03%) WAN
24 108 (15.32%) NetApp
25 106 (15.04%) MCSE
26 102 (14.47%) Firewall
27 95 (13.48%) SharePoint
28 93 (13.19%) DHCP
29 87 (12.34%) HP
30 82 (11.63%) Finance

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 222 (31.49%) MS Exchange
2 124 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 95 (13.48%) SharePoint
4 82 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 78 (11.06%) IIS
6 47 (6.67%) Skype for Business
7 33 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (2.84%) Apache
9 19 (2.70%) WebLogic
10 16 (2.27%) WebSphere
11 15 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
11 15 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (1.56%) IBM Notes
12 11 (1.56%) nginx
13 8 (1.13%) JBoss
13 8 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.13%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.28%) iPlanet
15 2 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 139 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 61 (8.65%) MS Office
3 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.99%) Infor SunSystems
2 6 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.85%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.43%) Line 500
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (6.52%) Office 365
3 41 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.99%) IBM PureFlex
5 10 (1.42%) SaaS
6 6 (0.85%) PaaS
7 5 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.57%) IaaS
9 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.28%) GitHub
10 2 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 150 (21.28%) SAN
2 141 (20.00%) DNS
3 116 (16.45%) LAN
4 113 (16.03%) WAN
5 102 (14.47%) Firewall
6 93 (13.19%) DHCP
7 80 (11.35%) TCP/IP
8 75 (10.64%) VPN
9 47 (6.67%) VoIP
10 27 (3.83%) NAS
10 27 (3.83%) Wireless
11 26 (3.69%) Remote Desktop
12 24 (3.40%) NetScaler
13 23 (3.26%) Network Security
14 22 (3.12%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (2.98%) Internet
16 19 (2.70%) VLAN
17 13 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (1.84%) FTP
18 12 (1.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (3.12%) MySQL
4 20 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.55%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.41%) DB2
7 16 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.99%) Oracle Exadata
9 14 (1.99%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.84%) Informix
11 10 (1.42%) SAP HANA
12 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.85%) Big Data
14 5 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (0.71%) SQLite
15 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.13%) Gradle
2 8 (1.13%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.99%) Maven
4 6 (0.85%) Ant
5 5 (0.71%) FxCop
5 5 (0.71%) Gerrit
5 5 (0.71%) Moq
5 5 (0.71%) NUnit
5 5 (0.71%) StyleCop
5 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.71%) WiX
6 3 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.28%) Hudson
7 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 82 (11.63%) Finance
2 25 (3.55%) Law
3 22 (3.12%) Retail
4 21 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.84%) Legal
6 19 (2.70%) Banking
7 18 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.99%) Back Office
9 10 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.85%) German Language
11 5 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.43%) Marketing
13 2 (0.28%) Advertising
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Front Office
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 112 (15.89%) Analyst
3 82 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 78 (11.06%) IT Support
5 74 (10.50%) IT Engineer
6 63 (8.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 54 (7.66%) Systems Engineer
8 52 (7.38%) VMware Engineer
9 46 (6.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 44 (6.24%) Administrator
11 41 (5.82%) Consultant
12 39 (5.53%) Support Analyst
13 37 (5.25%) Architect
14 36 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 36 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
14 36 (5.11%) Technical Support
15 33 (4.68%) IT Support Engineer
16 32 (4.54%) Citrix Engineer
17 31 (4.40%) IT Manager
18 30 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.55%) Web Services
2 21 (2.98%) Middleware
3 14 (1.99%) IBM Integration Bus
3 14 (1.99%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (1.70%) LAMP
5 10 (1.42%) .NET
5 10 (1.42%) LAPP Stack
6 8 (1.13%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (0.99%) HTML
8 5 (0.71%) LINQ
8 5 (0.71%) Ninject
8 5 (0.71%) Regular Expression
8 5 (0.71%) WCF
8 5 (0.71%) WPF
9 3 (0.43%) JPA
9 3 (0.43%) RESTful
9 3 (0.43%) Spring
10 2 (0.28%) COM
11 1 (0.14%) J2EE
11 1 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (9.79%) Data Centre
2 42 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.40%) FlexPod
4 28 (3.97%) VCE vBlock
5 22 (3.12%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.84%) Clustering
7 19 (2.70%) Fat Client
7 19 (2.70%) Thin Client
8 15 (2.13%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.84%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.84%) HP StoreVirtual
9 13 (1.84%) Mainframe
10 12 (1.70%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.70%) EqualLogic
11 11 (1.56%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.42%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.28%) EMC VNX
13 9 (1.28%) iPhone
14 7 (0.99%) iPad
15 6 (0.85%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 535 (75.89%) Windows
2 325 (46.10%) Windows Server
3 217 (30.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 195 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 126 (17.87%) Linux
6 80 (11.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 79 (11.21%) Windows 7
8 58 (8.23%) Unix
9 45 (6.38%) Windows XP
10 41 (5.82%) Windows 8
11 39 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 34 (4.82%) Solaris
13 33 (4.68%) Windows 10
14 26 (3.69%) Mac OS X
15 25 (3.55%) AIX
16 18 (2.55%) CentOS
16 18 (2.55%) Data ONTAP
17 17 (2.41%) SUSE
18 14 (1.99%) HPUX
18 14 (1.99%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (23.83%) ITIL
2 57 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 50 (7.09%) Incident Management
3 50 (7.09%) Mentoring
4 36 (5.11%) PRINCE2
5 30 (4.26%) Information Security
5 30 (4.26%) Project Management
6 29 (4.11%) Coaching
7 26 (3.69%) Configuration Management
8 25 (3.55%) Automated Testing
8 25 (3.55%) Business Continuity
8 25 (3.55%) ITIL V3
8 25 (3.55%) Service Delivery
9 24 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (3.40%) High Availability
9 24 (3.40%) Problem Management
10 23 (3.26%) Case Management
11 22 (3.12%) Change Management
11 22 (3.12%) Migration
12 21 (2.98%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 133 (18.87%) SQL
2 45 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.70%) Perl
4 17 (2.41%) VB
5 15 (2.13%) PHP
6 14 (1.99%) Bash Shell
7 12 (1.70%) Ruby
7 12 (1.70%) VBScript
8 11 (1.56%) C
8 11 (1.56%) C#
9 9 (1.28%) Python
10 8 (1.13%) Java
10 8 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (20.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 114 (16.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 106 (15.04%) MCSE
4 75 (10.64%) Degree
5 70 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
6 64 (9.08%) CCNA
7 63 (8.94%) MCITP
8 58 (8.23%) MCP
9 57 (8.09%) MCTS
10 52 (7.38%) MCSA
11 35 (4.96%) Citrix Certification
12 31 (4.40%) CCA
13 28 (3.97%) NCDA
14 22 (3.12%) Security Cleared
15 21 (2.98%) ISEB
16 19 (2.70%) CISSP
17 17 (2.41%) SC Cleared
18 16 (2.27%) CCNP
18 16 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
19 11 (1.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.24%) SLA
2 34 (4.82%) QA
3 20 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
System Software
1 433 (61.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 373 (52.91%) Active Directory
3 190 (26.95%) Hyper-V
4 74 (10.50%) XenApp
5 70 (9.93%) vSphere
6 53 (7.52%) XenDesktop
7 21 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (2.27%) XenServer
10 15 (2.13%) Terminal Services
10 15 (2.13%) VMware ESX
11 14 (1.99%) KVM
12 11 (1.56%) VMware Server
13 10 (1.42%) Terminal Server
14 8 (1.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.85%) vCloud
17 4 (0.57%) Varnish
18 3 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 3 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 60 (8.51%) SCCM
2 27 (3.83%) SCOM
3 18 (2.55%) XenMobile
4 17 (2.41%) Puppet
5 15 (2.13%) Tivoli
6 12 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
6 12 (1.70%) NetBackup
7 10 (1.42%) Backup Exec
8 9 (1.28%) Nagios
8 9 (1.28%) WSUS
9 8 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.13%) SCOrch
10 7 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (0.99%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 7 (0.99%) HP SIM
10 7 (0.99%) HP UCMDB
10 7 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
12 5 (0.71%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 342 (48.51%) Microsoft
2 244 (34.61%) Citrix
3 218 (30.92%) Cisco
4 108 (15.32%) NetApp
5 87 (12.34%) HP
6 55 (7.80%) EMC
7 54 (7.66%) Oracle
8 49 (6.95%) Red Hat
9 36 (5.11%) Dell
9 36 (5.11%) Symantec
10 31 (4.40%) Juniper
11 24 (3.40%) CheckPoint
12 23 (3.26%) Brocade
13 22 (3.12%) IBM
13 22 (3.12%) SolarWinds
13 22 (3.12%) Veeam
14 20 (2.84%) Fortinet
15 18 (2.55%) Intel Security
15 18 (2.55%) SAP
16 17 (2.41%) 3PAR
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