Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 66 69
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 37 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.18% 2.09% 2.22%
As % of the System Software category 42.53% 30.16% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 24
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +6.06% -26.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,438 £20,825
90th Percentile £66,250 £42,500 £44,500
North West median annual salary £37,750 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.86% -4.00% +8.70%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 87 63 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 9.82% 6.92% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 46 55
Lancashire median annual salary £28,000 £32,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.85% +41.30% -19.30%
10th Percentile £18,200 £20,750 £17,850
90th Percentile £46,000 £39,125 £43,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +4.48%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Lancashire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Lancashire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Burnley - 8 £22,750 -
Blackburn +9 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Newton-le-Willows - 6 £62,500 -
Preston - 4 £45,000 - 2
Nelson - 3 - -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) Cisco
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
5 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
6 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 10 (27.03%) Firewall
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
9 9 (24.32%) Citrix
9 9 (24.32%) Office 365
10 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (21.62%) Degree
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
12 6 (16.22%) Cognos
12 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
12 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (16.22%) DTS
12 6 (16.22%) ETL
12 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (16.22%) IBM
12 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (16.22%) Validation

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 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Liferay
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.70%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Office 365
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (16.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) MPLS
2 5 (13.51%) Network Security
3 4 (10.81%) VLAN
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 4 (10.81%) WAN
4 3 (8.11%) BGP
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.11%) SAN
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) ADSL
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (16.22%) DTS
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
2 6 (16.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) IT Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Support Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.51%) Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) IT Support
4 4 (10.81%) Server Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.41%) iPad
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.51%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) ETL
1 6 (16.22%) Product Management
1 6 (16.22%) Validation
2 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (13.51%) People Management
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) ERP
5 2 (5.41%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) IT Strategy
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.41%) Security Management
6 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) C++
3 1 (2.70%) VB
3 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.11%) CCNA
3 3 (8.11%) CCNP
3 3 (8.11%) MCP
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) MCSA
4 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) GDPR
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
2 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Server
4 3 (8.11%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (43.24%) Cisco
3 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Citrix
5 6 (16.22%) Cognos
5 6 (16.22%) Google
5 6 (16.22%) IBM
6 4 (10.81%) Mitel
7 3 (8.11%) F5
7 3 (8.11%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Apple
9 1 (2.70%) Avaya
9 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) Epicor
9 1 (2.70%) HP
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.70%) Sage
9 1 (2.70%) SAP