Period
to 27 July 2017

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 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 39 40
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 133 113 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.04% 5.10% 5.73%
As % of the Vendors category 10.97% 12.31% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 115 98 206
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.10% +15.67%
10th Percentile £25,950 £24,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,000 £55,150 £60,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -3.90% +13.24%

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 1212 918 1532
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.96% 41.41% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 922 734 1181
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,775 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £53,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 27 July 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 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +27 76 £37,500 -16.67% 7
Chester -5 6 £31,500 -3.08% 1
Runcorn -5 5 £36,000 +2.86%
Sandbach - 5 £30,000 -
Northwich +5 4 £32,250 -41.36%
Macclesfield 0 4 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Wilmslow -24 4 £30,000 -16.67%
Crewe -11 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Knutsford -36 2 - - 1
Middlewich - 1 £21,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £18,500 -
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 104 (78.20%) Windows
2 81 (60.90%) Active Directory
3 79 (59.40%) Microsoft
4 72 (54.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 70 (52.63%) Hyper-V
6 61 (45.86%) Citrix
7 58 (43.61%) Windows Server
8 51 (38.35%) MS Exchange
9 45 (33.83%) SAN
10 43 (32.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (30.83%) DNS
11 41 (30.83%) LAN
12 37 (27.82%) WAN
12 37 (27.82%) Cisco
13 35 (26.32%) VPN
13 35 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
14 33 (24.81%) Remote Desktop
15 31 (23.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 31 (23.31%) PowerShell
16 28 (21.05%) XenApp
16 28 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
17 25 (18.80%) Data Centre
17 25 (18.80%) DHCP
17 25 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (16.54%) Firewall
19 21 (15.79%) ITIL
20 20 (15.04%) Linux
21 19 (14.29%) SQL Server

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 51 (38.35%) MS Exchange
2 35 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.26%) IIS
5 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.01%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (12.78%) Office 365
3 16 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.26%) G Suite
5 2 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (33.83%) SAN
2 41 (30.83%) DNS
2 41 (30.83%) LAN
3 37 (27.82%) WAN
4 35 (26.32%) VPN
5 33 (24.81%) Remote Desktop
6 25 (18.80%) DHCP
7 22 (16.54%) Firewall
8 10 (7.52%) MPLS
9 9 (6.77%) VoIP
10 5 (3.76%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.01%) Wireless
11 4 (3.01%) WLAN
12 3 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.26%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.26%) TCP/IP
12 3 (2.26%) VLAN
13 2 (1.50%) LDAP
13 2 (1.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.52%) NuGet
3 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.50%) Maven
General
1 10 (7.52%) Finance
1 10 (7.52%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.26%) Marketing
4 2 (1.50%) Legal
4 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (19.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 24 (18.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (17.29%) Support Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 17 (12.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 16 (12.03%) Consultant
7 13 (9.77%) IT Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) IT Support
8 10 (7.52%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (7.52%) Wintel Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Analyst
9 9 (6.77%) Citrix Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (6.02%) Citrix Support
10 8 (6.02%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) VMware Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) VMware Support Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.50%) .NET
2 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.80%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.51%) Fat Client
2 6 (4.51%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.01%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.01%) Life Science
5 3 (2.26%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.50%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (78.20%) Windows
2 58 (43.61%) Windows Server
3 43 (32.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (15.04%) Linux
6 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (9.02%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.77%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.76%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.01%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.26%) VMS
11 3 (2.26%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.50%) CentOS
12 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.50%) Solaris
12 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.50%) Unix
12 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.75%) Android
13 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (15.79%) ITIL
3 12 (9.02%) DevOps
3 12 (9.02%) Presales
4 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (8.27%) Change Management
4 11 (8.27%) Mentoring
5 10 (7.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (7.52%) TDD
6 9 (6.77%) Machine Learning
6 9 (6.77%) Project Management
7 8 (6.02%) Migration
8 7 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.51%) Coaching
10 5 (3.76%) Service Management
11 4 (3.01%) Business Continuity
11 4 (3.01%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.01%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (3.01%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.31%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.27%) SQL
3 6 (4.51%) VBA
4 4 (3.01%) VBScript
5 2 (1.50%) Ruby
5 2 (1.50%) VB
6 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (23.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.03%) MCSE
3 14 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (9.02%) MCSA
5 11 (8.27%) CCA
5 11 (8.27%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (6.77%) CCNA
6 9 (6.77%) MCITP
7 7 (5.26%) Degree
8 6 (4.51%) CCNP
9 5 (3.76%) DBS Check
9 5 (3.76%) MCP
10 3 (2.26%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.26%) CCDE
10 3 (2.26%) CCIE
10 3 (2.26%) NCDA
11 2 (1.50%) CCENT
11 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.53%) QA
2 9 (6.77%) SLA
3 4 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 81 (60.90%) Active Directory
2 72 (54.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (52.63%) Hyper-V
4 28 (21.05%) XenApp
5 18 (13.53%) XenDesktop
6 15 (11.28%) Terminal Services
6 15 (11.28%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (7.52%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (7.52%) VirtualBox
7 10 (7.52%) Xen
8 8 (6.02%) vSphere
9 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.50%) Docker
10 2 (1.50%) KVM
10 2 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.75%) Firmware
11 1 (0.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (9.02%) Puppet
3 10 (7.52%) Ansible
4 8 (6.02%) SCOM
5 6 (4.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (3.76%) WSUS
7 4 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (3.01%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (2.26%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.26%) SCCM
9 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 79 (59.40%) Microsoft
2 61 (45.86%) Citrix
3 37 (27.82%) Cisco
4 18 (13.53%) NetApp
4 18 (13.53%) Veeam
5 13 (9.77%) Symantec
6 10 (7.52%) Dell
7 9 (6.77%) EMC
7 9 (6.77%) HP
8 7 (5.26%) SonicWALL
9 6 (4.51%) CommVault
9 6 (4.51%) EqualLogic
10 5 (3.76%) Google
11 4 (3.01%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.01%) Sophos
12 3 (2.26%) IBM
13 2 (1.50%) arcserve
13 2 (1.50%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (1.50%) Oracle
14 1 (0.75%) Palo Alto
Macclesfield
greywood
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £23,000 + bonus & an excellent bens package
Posted: 13 days ago
Lymm, Cheshire
Mitchell Chase
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum plus extensive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + £40-£50 base + Double OTE + Car
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
greywood
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ivanti
Salary: Competitive salary, Private Medical & Dental Coverage
Posted: 23 days ago
Warrington
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + £30-£40 base + Double OTE + Car
Posted: 24 days ago