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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 14 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 10.81% - 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 29.63% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Average salary £33,250 - £25,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 - £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £32,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
27 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 36.49% 35.48% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 50
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) SAN
4 7 (53.85%) Change Management
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) DHCP
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) MS Office
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Server
7 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (30.77%) Network Management
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
8 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
8 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
8 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
8 3 (23.08%) Incident Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) DHCP
2 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) Broadband
5 3 (23.08%) Internet
5 3 (23.08%) PBX
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) VoIP
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) IT Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Change Management
1 7 (53.85%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
3 3 (23.08%) Document Management
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
3 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Server
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) BT
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) Lotus
3 3 (23.08%) Sage
3 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Google