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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 35 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 414 407 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.18% 5.45% 5.31%
As % of the Vendors category 14.20% 12.24% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 318 332 320
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
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
2915 3324 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.48% 44.53% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2331 2593 2588
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +8 248 £37,500 +8.69% 24
Cheshire +6 107 £40,000 +17.64% 25
Merseyside +8 30 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Lancashire +6 17 £28,250 -5.83% 5
Cumbria -13 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 615 (75.37%) Windows
2 472 (57.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 391 (47.92%) Microsoft
4 327 (40.07%) Active Directory
5 287 (35.17%) Citrix
6 237 (29.04%) MS Exchange
7 236 (28.92%) Cisco
8 230 (28.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 201 (24.63%) SAN
10 190 (23.28%) SQL Server
11 187 (22.92%) ITIL
12 170 (20.83%) Hyper-V
13 168 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 165 (20.22%) SQL
15 162 (19.85%) DNS
16 155 (19.00%) MS Excel
17 152 (18.63%) Windows Server 2012
18 140 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2010
19 136 (16.67%) Linux
20 133 (16.30%) MCSE
21 131 (16.05%) HP
22 126 (15.44%) LAN
23 125 (15.32%) Firewall
24 123 (15.07%) NetApp
24 123 (15.07%) WAN
25 121 (14.83%) DHCP
26 112 (13.73%) Data Centre
27 96 (11.76%) Oracle
28 94 (11.52%) Windows Server 2003
28 94 (11.52%) Finance

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 237 (29.04%) MS Exchange
2 140 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (10.05%) SharePoint
4 68 (8.33%) IIS
5 66 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 65 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (4.17%) WebLogic
8 26 (3.19%) WebSphere
9 24 (2.94%) Lync
10 21 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (1.96%) Apache
12 11 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
14 7 (0.86%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.74%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.74%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
16 5 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 155 (19.00%) MS Excel
2 55 (6.74%) MS Office
3 6 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.37%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.61%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.37%) Primavera
6 3 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.12%) Magento
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 78 (9.56%) Office 365
2 46 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.82%) IBM PureFlex
5 9 (1.10%) Amazon S3
5 9 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (0.74%) SaaS
8 3 (0.37%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 201 (24.63%) SAN
2 162 (19.85%) DNS
3 126 (15.44%) LAN
4 125 (15.32%) Firewall
5 123 (15.07%) WAN
6 121 (14.83%) DHCP
7 93 (11.40%) VPN
8 83 (10.17%) TCP/IP
9 47 (5.76%) VoIP
10 42 (5.15%) VLAN
10 42 (5.15%) NAS
11 40 (4.90%) Internet
12 30 (3.68%) Wireless
13 24 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
14 22 (2.70%) NetScaler
15 20 (2.45%) Ethernet
16 16 (1.96%) iSCSI
17 15 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
18 14 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
19 13 (1.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (23.28%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.62%) Oracle Database
3 46 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 30 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (3.19%) RDBMS
8 23 (2.82%) DB2
8 23 (2.82%) Oracle Exadata
9 21 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (2.21%) MySQL
11 17 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.10%) Informix
13 9 (1.10%) Big Data
14 8 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.98%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 12 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.86%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.61%) JIRA
4 4 (0.49%) Hudson
5 2 (0.25%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.25%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.25%) WiX
5 2 (0.25%) FxCop
5 2 (0.25%) StyleCop
5 2 (0.25%) Moq
5 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.25%) NUnit
6 1 (0.12%) Maven
6 1 (0.12%) Gradle
6 1 (0.12%) Ant
General
1 94 (11.52%) Finance
2 26 (3.19%) Retail
3 22 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.45%) Law
5 16 (1.96%) Banking
6 15 (1.84%) Legal
7 13 (1.59%) Back Office
8 10 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.10%) Marketing
10 7 (0.86%) Publishing
11 6 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.74%) Advertising
12 5 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Games
13 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 121 (14.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 92 (11.27%) Support Engineer
3 87 (10.66%) Analyst
4 83 (10.17%) Architect
5 82 (10.05%) 3rd Line Support
6 63 (7.72%) Consultant
7 55 (6.74%) Administrator
8 53 (6.50%) IT Support
9 48 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
10 41 (5.02%) Support Analyst
11 38 (4.66%) Systems Administrator
11 38 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 37 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
13 36 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
14 31 (3.80%) Support Technician
15 29 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
15 29 (3.55%) Project Manager
16 27 (3.31%) Infrastructure Architect
17 24 (2.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
18 23 (2.82%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.39%) Middleware
2 28 (3.43%) Web Services
3 23 (2.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 23 (2.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 14 (1.72%) XML
5 12 (1.47%) COM
6 11 (1.35%) .NET
6 11 (1.35%) J2EE
7 7 (0.86%) HTML
7 7 (0.86%) SOAP
8 6 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (0.61%) WebCenter
9 5 (0.61%) REST
9 5 (0.61%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.49%) CSS
10 4 (0.49%) JSP
10 4 (0.49%) Ajax
10 4 (0.49%) jQuery
11 3 (0.37%) 802.1X
11 3 (0.37%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 112 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 49 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.88%) Clustering
4 36 (4.41%) FlexPod
5 28 (3.43%) Replication
6 22 (2.70%) Thin Client
6 22 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.70%) Fat Client
7 20 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 16 (1.96%) Private Cloud
9 8 (0.98%) EMC VNX
9 8 (0.98%) Blackberry
10 6 (0.74%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.74%) Statistics
10 6 (0.74%) User Experience
11 5 (0.61%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.61%) Social Media
11 5 (0.61%) HACMP
11 5 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.49%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 615 (75.37%) Windows
2 230 (28.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 152 (18.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 136 (16.67%) Linux
5 94 (11.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 88 (10.78%) Windows 7
7 72 (8.82%) UNIX
8 52 (6.37%) AIX
9 51 (6.25%) Solaris
10 49 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 43 (5.27%) Windows 8
12 39 (4.78%) Windows XP
13 28 (3.43%) SUSE
14 26 (3.19%) HPUX
15 23 (2.82%) OS/400
15 23 (2.82%) zOS
16 19 (2.33%) CentOS
17 16 (1.96%) Mac OS X
18 14 (1.72%) Android
19 10 (1.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (22.92%) ITIL
2 73 (8.95%) Mentoring
3 61 (7.48%) Migration
4 60 (7.35%) Business Continuity
5 53 (6.50%) Incident Management
5 53 (6.50%) Coaching
6 47 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 41 (5.02%) Project Management
8 34 (4.17%) Service Management
9 33 (4.04%) PRINCE2
10 32 (3.92%) Service Delivery
10 32 (3.92%) Change Management
10 32 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
11 30 (3.68%) Change Control
12 23 (2.82%) Converged Infrastructure
12 23 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (2.82%) Load Balancing
13 22 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (2.45%) Line Management
15 19 (2.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 165 (20.22%) SQL
2 39 (4.78%) PowerShell
3 21 (2.57%) PHP
4 18 (2.21%) Python
5 17 (2.08%) Perl
6 15 (1.84%) Java
7 13 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.23%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.23%) Ruby
9 9 (1.10%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.10%) C
10 8 (0.98%) C#
11 7 (0.86%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.61%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.61%) VBScript
13 4 (0.49%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.37%) AWK
14 3 (0.37%) Prolog
14 3 (0.37%) VB
14 3 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 168 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 133 (16.30%) MCSE
3 90 (11.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 85 (10.42%) Degree
5 73 (8.95%) MCITP
5 73 (8.95%) Cisco Certification
6 66 (8.09%) CCNA
7 52 (6.37%) MCSA
8 47 (5.76%) Citrix Certification
9 42 (5.15%) MCP
10 35 (4.29%) MCTS
11 33 (4.04%) CCA
12 31 (3.80%) Security Cleared
13 30 (3.68%) SC Cleared
14 20 (2.45%) NCDA
15 17 (2.08%) CCNP
16 14 (1.72%) CCEE
17 10 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (1.23%) EMC Certification
18 9 (1.10%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.84%) SLA
2 19 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.74%) QA
5 4 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 472 (57.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 327 (40.07%) Active Directory
3 170 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 77 (9.44%) vSphere
5 74 (9.07%) XenDesktop
5 74 (9.07%) XenApp
6 40 (4.90%) VMware ESX
7 30 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
8 27 (3.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (3.06%) KVM
10 24 (2.94%) VMware Server
10 24 (2.94%) XenServer
11 18 (2.21%) vCloud
12 11 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (0.98%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.49%) pfSense
15 4 (0.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 4 (0.49%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 68 (8.33%) SCCM
2 32 (3.92%) SCOM
3 27 (3.31%) Tivoli
4 20 (2.45%) WSUS
5 13 (1.59%) NetBackup
5 13 (1.59%) Backup Exec
6 12 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (1.10%) Puppet
7 9 (1.10%) XenMobile
8 8 (0.98%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (0.86%) cPanel
10 6 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (0.61%) ARCserve
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.61%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.61%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 391 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 287 (35.17%) Citrix
3 236 (28.92%) Cisco
4 131 (16.05%) HP
5 123 (15.07%) NetApp
6 96 (11.76%) Oracle
7 82 (10.05%) EMC
8 60 (7.35%) Juniper
9 57 (6.99%) IBM
10 52 (6.37%) Red Hat
11 45 (5.51%) Dell
12 42 (5.15%) Symantec
13 30 (3.68%) AppSense
14 28 (3.43%) CheckPoint
15 27 (3.31%) Brocade
15 27 (3.31%) Veeam
16 23 (2.82%) BMC
16 23 (2.82%) CA
17 20 (2.45%) McAfee
18 15 (1.84%) Apple
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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