Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 11 December 2018 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 > Lancashire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 31 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 41 53 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 5.46% 6.18% 4.60%
As % of the Vendors category 13.95% 14.32% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 35
Lancashire median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,450
90th Percentile £48,689 £47,500 £44,600
North West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,474
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.48% -5.40%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 294 370 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 39.15% 43.17% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 222 281 343
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £50,173 £55,000 £47,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Lancashire

VMware
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for VMware in Lancashire

VMware
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Lancashire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in Lancashire

VMware
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 within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
Preston +20 10 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Blackburn +1 9 £31,000 -4.62% 1
Burnley +6 5 £40,000 +77.78% 3
Blackpool -9 5 £49,482 +79.93%
Chorley -1 3 £25,000 -16.67% 2
Nelson -1 3 £29,000 -
Skelmersdale - 2 - -
Newton-le-Willows -1 1 £62,500 - 1
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 24 (58.54%) Windows
3 16 (39.02%) Cisco
3 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
5 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (24.39%) Linux
8 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.95%) ITIL
8 9 (21.95%) Citrix
8 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
9 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
9 7 (17.07%) CCNA
9 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (17.07%) MySQL
9 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (14.63%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) DHCP
10 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
10 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
11 5 (12.20%) Degree
11 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (12.20%) Legal
11 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (12.20%) SLA
11 5 (12.20%) Oracle

VMware
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 4 (9.76%) Apache
1 4 (9.76%) nginx
1 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) CloudStack
2 3 (7.32%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) DHCP
2 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.76%) VoIP
2 4 (9.76%) Wireless
3 3 (7.32%) Broadband
3 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 3 (7.32%) VLAN
3 3 (7.32%) VPN
3 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
4 2 (4.88%) FTP
4 2 (4.88%) HTTP
4 2 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.44%) ADSL
5 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.44%) MPLS
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) PBX
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) MySQL
3 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) GitLab
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) IT Support
4 6 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Server Support
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) OpenVZ
2 3 (7.32%) LAMP
2 3 (7.32%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (7.32%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (4.88%) jQuery
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) Spring
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (24.39%) Linux
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
7 3 (7.32%) CentOS
7 3 (7.32%) FreeBSD
7 3 (7.32%) OpenBSD
7 3 (7.32%) Solaris
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Unix
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
3 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Service Management
5 4 (9.76%) Validation
6 3 (7.32%) Analytics
6 3 (7.32%) Coaching
6 3 (7.32%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.32%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (4.88%) Case Management
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) Data Security
7 2 (4.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) PHP
3 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.76%) Python
4 3 (7.32%) Perl
4 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) CCNA
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.88%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.88%) CCA
4 2 (4.88%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
4 2 (4.88%) MCP
4 2 (4.88%) MCSA
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) ISEB
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.20%) KVM
5 5 (12.20%) XenApp
6 2 (4.88%) Ceph
6 2 (4.88%) Corosync
6 2 (4.88%) DRBD
6 2 (4.88%) iptables
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Cacti
1 4 (9.76%) Munin
1 4 (9.76%) Nagios
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) Pacemaker
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle
6 4 (9.76%) HP
6 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.32%) Mitel
7 3 (7.32%) NetApp
7 3 (7.32%) Percona
8 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.44%) Veeam