Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 44 59
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 27 62 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.68% 4.75% 2.93%
As % of the System Software category 20.15% 26.61% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 16
Merseyside median annual salary £43,250 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.57% +6.06% -26.67%
10th Percentile £33,375 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,575 £43,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -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 Merseyside with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 134 233 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 13.32% 17.87% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 95 156 91
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +17.65% -9.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 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
Liverpool -8 22 £45,000 +25.00% 1
St Helens -8 4 £35,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
4 12 (44.44%) Citrix
5 11 (40.74%) Linux
5 11 (40.74%) QA
6 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (29.63%) ITIL
8 8 (29.63%) Validation
8 8 (29.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (29.63%) Product Management
8 8 (29.63%) F5
8 8 (29.63%) Google
9 7 (25.93%) VoIP
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) CCNA
10 6 (22.22%) Firewall
10 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
10 6 (22.22%) Network Security
10 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 6 (22.22%) DevOps
11 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
11 5 (18.52%) Capita
11 5 (18.52%) CCNP
11 5 (18.52%) DHCP

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (29.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (25.93%) VoIP
3 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
3 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) Network Security
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) VPN
5 3 (11.11%) BGP
5 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.70%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) SMS
6 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) NuGet
General
1 4 (14.81%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Release Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
1 8 (29.63%) Product Management
1 8 (29.63%) Validation
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNA
3 5 (18.52%) CCNP
4 3 (11.11%) MCSA
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.41%) MCSE
6 1 (3.70%) CCDE
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) VMware NSX
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) CFEngine
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 12 (44.44%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) F5
4 8 (29.63%) Google
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) Capita
7 4 (14.81%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) IBM
8 2 (7.41%) Sophos
9 1 (3.70%) Aruba
9 1 (3.70%) Avaya
9 1 (3.70%) NetApp
9 1 (3.70%) Red Hat