The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Runcorn region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 11 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 4.76% 7.69% 6.94%
As % of the System Software category 13.33% 50.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £28,750 £29,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.54% -23.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 35.71% 15.38% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Average salary £24,000 £27,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% -29.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Runcorn

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) MetaFrame
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) CA
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) MetaFrame
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) CA
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Sun