The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VMware 70 66 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.74% 5.38% 5.93%
As % of the Vendors category 12.70% 12.67% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 62 48 77
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 551 521 808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.16% 42.46% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 424 403 620
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing VMware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Cheshire

VMware
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for VMware in Cheshire

VMware
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware in Cheshire

VMware
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 31 £37,000 +13.84% 6
Chester -3 5 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Macclesfield 0 4 £40,000 +50.94%
Northwich 0 4 £32,250 -41.36%
Wilmslow -8 4 £32,500 -9.72%
Sandbach - 4 £30,000 -
Runcorn +4 2 £35,750 -4.66%
Knutsford -18 1 - -
Nantwich - 1 £18,500 -
Crewe - 1 £29,000 -
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 79 (75.24%) Windows
2 72 (68.57%) Active Directory
3 65 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 58 (55.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 37 (35.24%) MS Exchange
7 33 (31.43%) Hyper-V
8 32 (30.48%) SAN
9 31 (29.52%) Citrix
10 29 (27.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (23.81%) Cisco
13 23 (21.90%) ITIL
13 23 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2013
14 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
14 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (20.00%) PowerShell
16 20 (19.05%) LAN
17 19 (18.10%) SQL
17 19 (18.10%) DNS
17 19 (18.10%) XenApp
17 19 (18.10%) Data Centre
17 19 (18.10%) Remote Desktop
18 18 (17.14%) vSphere
18 18 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (17.14%) WAN
19 16 (15.24%) Firewall
19 16 (15.24%) Finance
19 16 (15.24%) Disaster Recovery
19 16 (15.24%) VPN

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (35.24%) MS Exchange
2 23 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.67%) IIS
5 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.81%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.90%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.95%) Apache
8 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.95%) GroupWise
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.57%) Office 365
3 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.95%) G Suite
4 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.48%) SAN
2 20 (19.05%) LAN
3 19 (18.10%) DNS
3 19 (18.10%) Remote Desktop
4 18 (17.14%) WAN
5 16 (15.24%) Firewall
5 16 (15.24%) VPN
6 11 (10.48%) DHCP
7 6 (5.71%) VoIP
8 5 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (4.76%) VLAN
9 3 (2.86%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.86%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.86%) WLAN
10 2 (1.90%) DMZ
10 2 (1.90%) Intranet
10 2 (1.90%) MPLS
10 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.86%) NuGet
3 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.95%) JIRA
3 1 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.81%) Back Office
3 4 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 17 (16.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (15.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (15.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (12.38%) IT Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) IT Support
5 12 (11.43%) Analyst
6 11 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (10.48%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.62%) Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Administrator
10 4 (3.81%) Coordinator
10 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (3.81%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.86%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.86%) EMC VNX
3 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.95%) CMDB
4 1 (0.95%) NHS
4 1 (0.95%) Replication
4 1 (0.95%) User Experience
4 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 79 (75.24%) Windows
2 50 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 29 (27.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.33%) Linux
6 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.48%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.57%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.71%) Windows 10
9 6 (5.71%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.81%) CentOS
10 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.86%) VMS
11 3 (2.86%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.90%) Android
12 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.90%) Solaris
12 2 (1.90%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.90%) Unix
13 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.90%) ITIL
2 16 (15.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
4 7 (6.67%) Migration
4 7 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 5 (4.76%) Change Management
5 5 (4.76%) Coaching
5 5 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 5 (4.76%) Presales
5 5 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.81%) DevOps
6 4 (3.81%) Service Management
7 3 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (2.86%) Health Informatics
7 3 (2.86%) Machine Learning
7 3 (2.86%) Resource Management
7 3 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.86%) SOA
7 3 (2.86%) Time Management
7 3 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (18.10%) SQL
3 4 (3.81%) VBA
4 3 (2.86%) VBScript
5 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.90%) VB
6 1 (0.95%) C
6 1 (0.95%) Perl
6 1 (0.95%) Python
6 1 (0.95%) Ruby
6 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.38%) MCSA
2 13 (12.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (10.48%) MCITP
3 11 (10.48%) MCSE
4 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.81%) DBS Check
4 4 (3.81%) NCDA
5 3 (2.86%) CCNA
5 3 (2.86%) Degree
6 2 (1.90%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.90%) CCA
6 2 (1.90%) CCNP
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.90%) MCP
6 2 (1.90%) MCTS
7 1 (0.95%) CCDE
7 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) SLA
2 5 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 72 (68.57%) Active Directory
2 58 (55.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (31.43%) Hyper-V
4 19 (18.10%) XenApp
5 18 (17.14%) vSphere
6 11 (10.48%) XenDesktop
7 7 (6.67%) Terminal Services
7 7 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.81%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (3.81%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.86%) VirtualBox
9 3 (2.86%) Xen
10 2 (1.90%) Firmware
10 2 (1.90%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.90%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.95%) Docker
11 1 (0.95%) KVM
11 1 (0.95%) NDS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) SCCM
2 6 (5.71%) vRealize
3 5 (4.76%) SCOM
4 4 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.81%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.86%) Ansible
5 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.86%) Puppet
6 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 31 (29.52%) Citrix
3 25 (23.81%) Cisco
4 16 (15.24%) NetApp
5 12 (11.43%) HP
6 9 (8.57%) EMC
6 9 (8.57%) Veeam
7 6 (5.71%) Palo Alto
8 5 (4.76%) IBM
9 4 (3.81%) Juniper
9 4 (3.81%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.86%) Oracle
10 3 (2.86%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.90%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.90%) Sage
12 1 (0.95%) Dell
12 1 (0.95%) Draytek
12 1 (0.95%) Google
12 1 (0.95%) Intel
12 1 (0.95%) Tableau
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