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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware 384 410 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.36% 6.06% 4.52%
As % of the Vendors category 14.06% 13.66% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 303 341 266
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
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
2731 3002 3282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.25% 44.35% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2168 2419 2715
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -1 195 £41,250 +25.00% 58
Cheshire -3 97 £37,500 +17.18% 24
Lancashire -5 44 £42,500 +49.12% 9
Merseyside +6 41 £32,500 -31.57% 5
Cumbria - 6 £63,750 - 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 657 (73.90%) Windows
2 524 (58.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 444 (49.94%) Microsoft
4 344 (38.70%) Active Directory
5 337 (37.91%) Citrix
6 312 (35.10%) Cisco
7 277 (31.16%) MS Exchange
8 253 (28.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 250 (28.12%) NetApp
10 221 (24.86%) SAN
11 196 (22.05%) ITIL
12 185 (20.81%) DNS
13 184 (20.70%) HP
14 183 (20.58%) MS Excel
15 182 (20.47%) Hyper-V
16 181 (20.36%) SQL Server
17 179 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
18 172 (19.35%) Data Centre
19 158 (17.77%) Microsoft Certification
20 156 (17.55%) Firewall
21 155 (17.44%) Exchange Server 2010
22 153 (17.21%) DHCP
23 140 (15.75%) SQL
24 126 (14.17%) Linux
24 126 (14.17%) LAN
25 125 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
26 120 (13.50%) MCSE
27 116 (13.05%) WAN
28 110 (12.37%) Windows 7
29 106 (11.92%) Oracle

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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
1 277 (31.16%) MS Exchange
2 155 (17.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 86 (9.67%) SharePoint
5 71 (7.99%) IIS
6 69 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 46 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 28 (3.15%) Lync
9 26 (2.92%) WebSphere
10 24 (2.70%) WebLogic
11 17 (1.91%) Apache
12 16 (1.80%) Tomcat
13 15 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
16 8 (0.90%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
17 6 (0.67%) IBM Notes
18 4 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 4 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 183 (20.58%) MS Excel
2 64 (7.20%) MS Office
3 5 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.34%) ProjectWise
4 3 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.56%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.34%) Primavera
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 67 (7.54%) Office 365
2 35 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.45%) SaaS
5 4 (0.45%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.34%) IaaS
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.22%) PaaS
7 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 221 (24.86%) SAN
2 185 (20.81%) DNS
3 156 (17.55%) Firewall
4 153 (17.21%) DHCP
5 126 (14.17%) LAN
6 116 (13.05%) WAN
7 102 (11.47%) VPN
8 80 (9.00%) TCP/IP
9 64 (7.20%) VLAN
10 49 (5.51%) VoIP
11 44 (4.95%) NAS
12 39 (4.39%) Wireless
13 38 (4.27%) Network Security
14 26 (2.92%) Internet
15 23 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (2.59%) Ethernet
16 22 (2.47%) iSCSI
17 21 (2.36%) ADSL
17 21 (2.36%) MPLS
18 19 (2.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (20.36%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.62%) Oracle Database
3 40 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 23 (2.59%) RDBMS
6 22 (2.47%) DB2
6 22 (2.47%) Oracle Exadata
7 19 (2.14%) MySQL
8 18 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.56%) Big Data
14 4 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (1.24%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.01%) JIRA
2 9 (1.01%) MSI
3 5 (0.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.45%) JMeter
4 4 (0.45%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.45%) Maven
4 4 (0.45%) Selenium
4 4 (0.45%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.34%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.34%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.11%) FxCop
6 1 (0.11%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.11%) Moq
6 1 (0.11%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.11%) WiX
6 1 (0.11%) NUnit
General
1 105 (11.81%) Finance
2 24 (2.70%) Retail
3 21 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.57%) Back Office
4 14 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.46%) Legal
5 13 (1.46%) Banking
6 9 (1.01%) Billing
7 5 (0.56%) Advertising
8 4 (0.45%) Publishing
8 4 (0.45%) Law
9 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.22%) French Language
10 2 (0.22%) Norwegian Language
10 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.22%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.11%) Marketing
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 136 (15.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 135 (15.19%) Support Engineer
3 106 (11.92%) 3rd Line Support
4 105 (11.81%) Architect
5 70 (7.87%) Analyst
6 64 (7.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 55 (6.19%) Consultant
8 50 (5.62%) Infrastructure Manager
9 45 (5.06%) Administrator
10 43 (4.84%) IT Support
11 37 (4.16%) Project Manager
12 36 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
13 35 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
13 35 (3.94%) Technical Architect
13 35 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support
13 35 (3.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 33 (3.71%) Systems Administrator
14 33 (3.71%) Technical Support
15 32 (3.60%) Infrastructure Architect
16 26 (2.92%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.92%) Middleware
1 26 (2.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 22 (2.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 16 (1.80%) .NET
4 14 (1.57%) J2EE
5 13 (1.46%) REST
5 13 (1.46%) XML
6 12 (1.35%) Web Services
7 9 (1.01%) Application Packaging
7 9 (1.01%) SOAP
7 9 (1.01%) JSP
8 6 (0.67%) COM
9 4 (0.45%) J2SE
9 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.45%) Servlets
9 4 (0.45%) DOM
9 4 (0.45%) XSLT
9 4 (0.45%) SAX
9 4 (0.45%) XML Schema
9 4 (0.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 172 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 54 (6.07%) FlexPod
3 53 (5.96%) Clustering
4 49 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.71%) Replication
6 25 (2.81%) Client/Server
7 20 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.91%) Fat Client
8 17 (1.91%) Thin Client
9 15 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.79%) Life Science
10 7 (0.79%) Statistics
11 4 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.45%) EqualLogic
12 3 (0.34%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.34%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.34%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.22%) NHS
13 2 (0.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 657 (73.90%) Windows
2 253 (28.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 179 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 126 (14.17%) Linux
5 125 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 110 (12.37%) Windows 7
7 65 (7.31%) Windows XP
8 60 (6.75%) Solaris
9 55 (6.19%) Windows 8
10 52 (5.85%) UNIX
11 40 (4.50%) AIX
12 38 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 28 (3.15%) HPUX
14 23 (2.59%) SUSE
15 22 (2.47%) zOS
15 22 (2.47%) OS/400
16 14 (1.57%) CentOS
17 12 (1.35%) Android
18 8 (0.90%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (22.05%) ITIL
2 87 (9.79%) Migration
3 64 (7.20%) Business Continuity
4 63 (7.09%) Mentoring
5 57 (6.41%) Project Management
6 52 (5.85%) Change Management
6 52 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 49 (5.51%) Coaching
8 41 (4.61%) Incident Management
9 35 (3.94%) Infrastructure Management
9 35 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (3.82%) Service Management
10 34 (3.82%) Service Delivery
11 33 (3.71%) PRINCE2
12 30 (3.37%) Problem Management
13 28 (3.15%) Technical Architecture
14 26 (2.92%) Root Cause Analysis
15 23 (2.59%) Converged Infrastructure
16 19 (2.14%) Line Management
16 19 (2.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (15.75%) SQL
2 66 (7.42%) PowerShell
3 22 (2.47%) VB
4 19 (2.14%) VBScript
4 19 (2.14%) C
5 17 (1.91%) Java
6 13 (1.46%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.24%) PHP
8 10 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.01%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.01%) JavaScript
9 9 (1.01%) Perl
10 8 (0.90%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.56%) Python
12 4 (0.45%) XPath
13 3 (0.34%) VB6
13 3 (0.34%) Prolog
14 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.22%) C#
14 2 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 158 (17.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 120 (13.50%) MCSE
3 100 (11.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 89 (10.01%) Cisco Certification
5 80 (9.00%) CCNA
6 68 (7.65%) Degree
7 60 (6.75%) MCITP
8 58 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
9 51 (5.74%) CCA
10 43 (4.84%) NCDA
10 43 (4.84%) MCSA
11 42 (4.72%) Security Cleared
12 39 (4.39%) MCTS
13 36 (4.05%) SC Cleared
14 35 (3.94%) MCP
15 20 (2.25%) CCNP
15 20 (2.25%) NCIE
15 20 (2.25%) VCAP
16 19 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (2.02%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.61%) SLA
2 8 (0.90%) QA
3 6 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 524 (58.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 344 (38.70%) Active Directory
3 182 (20.47%) Hyper-V
4 105 (11.81%) XenDesktop
5 99 (11.14%) XenApp
6 85 (9.56%) vSphere
7 50 (5.62%) VMware ESX
8 45 (5.06%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (2.92%) XenServer
10 24 (2.70%) KVM
11 21 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (1.91%) VMware Server
13 16 (1.80%) vCloud
14 9 (1.01%) NFS
15 5 (0.56%) Xen
16 4 (0.45%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.22%) Firmware
17 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 79 (8.89%) SCCM
2 33 (3.71%) SCOM
3 25 (2.81%) Tivoli
4 22 (2.47%) WSUS
5 20 (2.25%) Backup Exec
6 13 (1.46%) Nagios
7 11 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (1.12%) Puppet
9 9 (1.01%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.79%) AppDNA
12 6 (0.67%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.45%) SCOrch
15 3 (0.34%) cPanel
15 3 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 3 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
15 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
15 3 (0.34%) OVSD
15 3 (0.34%) OpenView
Vendors
1 444 (49.94%) Microsoft
2 337 (37.91%) Citrix
3 312 (35.10%) Cisco
4 250 (28.12%) NetApp
5 184 (20.70%) HP
6 106 (11.92%) Oracle
7 100 (11.25%) EMC
8 79 (8.89%) Juniper
9 61 (6.86%) Dell
10 56 (6.30%) IBM
11 46 (5.17%) Symantec
12 44 (4.95%) Red Hat
13 36 (4.05%) CA
14 34 (3.82%) Veeam
15 29 (3.26%) AppSense
16 27 (3.04%) Brocade
17 25 (2.81%) CheckPoint
18 23 (2.59%) BMC
19 18 (2.02%) McAfee
19 18 (2.02%) Avaya
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
SCC
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + car/car allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16500 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + + Car (or Allowance) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Bailey Finch Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum OTE 80k-100k
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum with Great Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday