The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 22 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.85% 0.68% 7.97%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 1.69% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £25,250 £32,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.30% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
VMware
Lancashire

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

Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 59 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 34.62% 40.41% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 50
Average salary £28,750 £33,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +16.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £24,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

VMware
Salary Trend in Preston

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

VMware Salary Trend in Preston

VMware
Salary Histogram in Preston

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

VMware Salary Histogram in Preston

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) Internet
6 6 (37.50%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) EMC
7 5 (31.25%) NetApp
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) Project Management
7 5 (31.25%) Solaris
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
7 5 (31.25%) Service Management
7 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
7 5 (31.25%) Change Management
7 5 (31.25%) Veeam
7 5 (31.25%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) Juniper
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (18.75%) CCNP
9 3 (18.75%) CCNA
9 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 3 (18.75%) VoIP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) RTP
6 2 (12.50%) SCCP
6 2 (12.50%) H.323
6 2 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.25%) NAS
7 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
5 1 (6.25%) Data Security
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCVP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
4 5 (31.25%) Veeam
4 5 (31.25%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Sun
6 2 (12.50%) WatchGuard
6 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) Google
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Nortel
7 1 (6.25%) Avaya