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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 34 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 407 399 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.33% 5.66% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 14.09% 12.93% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 313 344 310
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
2888 3087 3381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.91% 43.82% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2312 2474 2848
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -4 214 £37,500 +15.38% 53
Cheshire -14 94 £37,500 +15.38% 24
Lancashire +2 48 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Merseyside +11 44 £32,500 -23.52% 10
Cumbria - 4 £45,000 - 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 641 (74.10%) Windows
2 507 (58.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 442 (51.10%) Microsoft
4 334 (38.61%) Active Directory
5 319 (36.88%) Citrix
6 293 (33.87%) Cisco
7 272 (31.45%) MS Exchange
8 248 (28.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 225 (26.01%) SAN
10 220 (25.43%) NetApp
11 204 (23.58%) ITIL
12 189 (21.85%) SQL Server
13 182 (21.04%) MS Excel
14 178 (20.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 175 (20.23%) HP
16 172 (19.88%) DNS
17 166 (19.19%) Hyper-V
18 164 (18.96%) Data Centre
18 164 (18.96%) Microsoft Certification
19 161 (18.61%) Exchange Server 2010
20 148 (17.11%) SQL
21 144 (16.65%) Firewall
22 136 (15.72%) DHCP
23 133 (15.38%) Linux
24 122 (14.10%) MCSE
24 122 (14.10%) LAN
25 121 (13.99%) Windows Server 2003
26 118 (13.64%) WAN
27 117 (13.53%) Oracle
28 107 (12.37%) Windows 7

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 272 (31.45%) MS Exchange
2 161 (18.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 90 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 83 (9.60%) SharePoint
5 73 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 64 (7.40%) IIS
7 43 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (3.47%) WebLogic
9 28 (3.24%) Lync
10 25 (2.89%) WebSphere
11 16 (1.85%) Apache
12 13 (1.50%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
14 10 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
15 8 (0.92%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
16 4 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
16 4 (0.46%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 182 (21.04%) MS Excel
2 76 (8.79%) MS Office
3 5 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) ProjectWise
5 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.58%) Sage 50
3 5 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.35%) Primavera
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 76 (8.79%) Office 365
2 44 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.89%) IBM PureFlex
4 23 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.35%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.35%) SaaS
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 225 (26.01%) SAN
2 172 (19.88%) DNS
3 144 (16.65%) Firewall
4 136 (15.72%) DHCP
5 122 (14.10%) LAN
6 118 (13.64%) WAN
7 97 (11.21%) VPN
8 83 (9.60%) TCP/IP
9 53 (6.13%) VLAN
10 52 (6.01%) VoIP
11 45 (5.20%) NAS
12 33 (3.82%) Wireless
13 32 (3.70%) Network Security
14 30 (3.47%) Internet
15 25 (2.89%) Ethernet
16 23 (2.66%) iSCSI
17 22 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (2.20%) FTP
18 19 (2.20%) MPLS
19 18 (2.08%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.24%) Oracle Database
3 45 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 27 (3.12%) RDBMS
7 26 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (2.66%) DB2
8 23 (2.66%) Oracle Exadata
9 22 (2.54%) MySQL
10 21 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.04%) Big Data
14 8 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
15 7 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 8 (0.92%) JIRA
3 3 (0.35%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.23%) Maven
4 2 (0.23%) Selenium
4 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.23%) MSI
4 2 (0.23%) JMeter
5 1 (0.12%) NUnit
5 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.12%) WiX
5 1 (0.12%) FxCop
5 1 (0.12%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.12%) Moq
5 1 (0.12%) Hudson
5 1 (0.12%) Gerrit
General
1 88 (10.17%) Finance
2 27 (3.12%) Retail
3 21 (2.43%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.85%) Banking
5 15 (1.73%) Legal
6 13 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.27%) Back Office
8 7 (0.81%) Law
8 7 (0.81%) Publishing
9 6 (0.69%) Marketing
10 5 (0.58%) Billing
10 5 (0.58%) Advertising
11 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.12%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 137 (15.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 108 (12.49%) Architect
3 107 (12.37%) Support Engineer
4 75 (8.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 67 (7.75%) Analyst
6 64 (7.40%) Consultant
7 50 (5.78%) Infrastructure Manager
8 48 (5.55%) Administrator
9 44 (5.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 44 (5.09%) IT Support
10 41 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
11 36 (4.16%) Solutions Architect
11 36 (4.16%) Project Manager
12 34 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
12 34 (3.93%) 2nd Line Support
13 33 (3.82%) Infrastructure Architect
14 32 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 31 (3.58%) Technical Architect
16 30 (3.47%) Technical Support
17 29 (3.35%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.16%) Middleware
2 25 (2.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 23 (2.66%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 18 (2.08%) Web Services
5 17 (1.97%) .NET
6 15 (1.73%) J2EE
6 15 (1.73%) XML
7 10 (1.16%) REST
8 9 (1.04%) SOAP
9 8 (0.92%) COM
10 7 (0.81%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.81%) JSP
11 4 (0.46%) HTML
11 4 (0.46%) CSS
11 4 (0.46%) jQuery
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (0.46%) WebCenter
11 4 (0.46%) Ajax
12 3 (0.35%) XSLT
12 3 (0.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 164 (18.96%) Data Centre
2 52 (6.01%) FlexPod
2 52 (6.01%) Clustering
3 50 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.93%) Replication
5 27 (3.12%) Client/Server
6 20 (2.31%) Thin Client
6 20 (2.31%) Fat Client
7 17 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.62%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.16%) EMC VNX
10 9 (1.04%) HP StoreVirtual
11 7 (0.81%) Private Cloud
12 6 (0.69%) Life Science
12 6 (0.69%) Statistics
12 6 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.58%) Social Media
14 4 (0.46%) Derivative
14 4 (0.46%) EqualLogic
14 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 641 (74.10%) Windows
2 248 (28.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 178 (20.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 133 (15.38%) Linux
5 121 (13.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 107 (12.37%) Windows 7
7 68 (7.86%) Solaris
8 59 (6.82%) Windows XP
9 57 (6.59%) UNIX
10 53 (6.13%) AIX
11 52 (6.01%) Windows 8
12 41 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 29 (3.35%) HPUX
14 26 (3.01%) SUSE
15 23 (2.66%) zOS
15 23 (2.66%) OS/400
16 15 (1.73%) CentOS
17 12 (1.39%) Mac OS X
18 10 (1.16%) Android
19 7 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (23.58%) ITIL
2 91 (10.52%) Migration
3 72 (8.32%) Mentoring
4 69 (7.98%) Business Continuity
5 58 (6.71%) Project Management
6 55 (6.36%) Coaching
7 54 (6.24%) Change Management
8 53 (6.13%) Incident Management
9 44 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 36 (4.16%) Service Management
10 36 (4.16%) Infrastructure Management
11 34 (3.93%) Service Delivery
12 31 (3.58%) Problem Management
13 30 (3.47%) PRINCE2
14 28 (3.24%) Technical Architecture
15 27 (3.12%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (2.77%) Root Cause Analysis
17 23 (2.66%) Converged Infrastructure
18 20 (2.31%) Server Building
18 20 (2.31%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (17.11%) SQL
2 61 (7.05%) PowerShell
3 17 (1.97%) C
3 17 (1.97%) Java
4 16 (1.85%) PHP
4 16 (1.85%) VBScript
5 15 (1.73%) VB
6 13 (1.50%) JavaScript
6 13 (1.50%) Perl
7 11 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.16%) Python
9 9 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 8 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.81%) C#
12 5 (0.58%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.46%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.35%) Prolog
14 3 (0.35%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.35%) AWK
14 3 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 164 (18.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 122 (14.10%) MCSE
3 105 (12.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 89 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
5 83 (9.60%) CCNA
6 80 (9.25%) Degree
7 70 (8.09%) MCITP
8 58 (6.71%) Citrix Certification
9 49 (5.66%) CCA
10 45 (5.20%) MCSA
11 43 (4.97%) Security Cleared
12 40 (4.62%) MCTS
13 39 (4.51%) MCP
14 37 (4.28%) SC Cleared
15 36 (4.16%) NCDA
16 21 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
17 20 (2.31%) CCNP
17 20 (2.31%) CCEE
18 14 (1.62%) NCIE
18 14 (1.62%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.01%) SLA
2 10 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.58%) QA
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 507 (58.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 334 (38.61%) Active Directory
3 166 (19.19%) Hyper-V
4 101 (11.68%) XenDesktop
5 92 (10.64%) XenApp
6 87 (10.06%) vSphere
7 46 (5.32%) VMware ESX
8 34 (3.93%) XenServer
9 33 (3.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 27 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
11 26 (3.01%) KVM
12 22 (2.54%) vCloud
13 20 (2.31%) VMware Server
14 9 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
15 7 (0.81%) NFS
16 5 (0.58%) Xen
16 5 (0.58%) Terminal Services
17 4 (0.46%) Ceph
18 3 (0.35%) Varnish
19 2 (0.23%) iptables
Systems Management
1 63 (7.28%) SCCM
2 26 (3.01%) SCOM
2 26 (3.01%) Tivoli
3 22 (2.54%) Backup Exec
3 22 (2.54%) WSUS
4 12 (1.39%) Nagios
5 9 (1.04%) Puppet
6 8 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.81%) cPanel
8 6 (0.69%) XenMobile
8 6 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (0.69%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.35%) Plesk
10 3 (0.35%) OpenView
10 3 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 442 (51.10%) Microsoft
2 319 (36.88%) Citrix
3 293 (33.87%) Cisco
4 220 (25.43%) NetApp
5 175 (20.23%) HP
6 117 (13.53%) Oracle
7 84 (9.71%) EMC
8 76 (8.79%) Juniper
9 64 (7.40%) IBM
10 55 (6.36%) Dell
11 50 (5.78%) Symantec
12 44 (5.09%) Red Hat
13 37 (4.28%) CA
14 36 (4.16%) Veeam
15 27 (3.12%) AppSense
15 27 (3.12%) Brocade
16 26 (3.01%) CheckPoint
17 23 (2.66%) BMC
18 15 (1.73%) SAP
18 15 (1.73%) SolarWinds
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