The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 33
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 0 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 2.41% 4.40%
As % of the System Software category - 22.86% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 18
Median salary - £33,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 35 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 8.11% 10.54% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 37
Median salary £25,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.24% -5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Lancashire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Lancashire

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
4 3 (37.50%) vCloud
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) IPv4
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) GroupWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) IPv4
3 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) C++
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) vCloud
3 1 (12.50%) NDS
3 1 (12.50%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
Blackpool and The Fylde College
Salary: From £27,449 to £30,004 per annum plus pension and benefits
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