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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 31 39 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 37 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.53% 4.52% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 41.57% 27.50% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 6
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -15.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £52,500 £53,250
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 Merseyside with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 89 80 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 15.70% 16.43% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 53 34
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 20 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Bootle - 9 £53,573 -
St Helens - 4 £31,000 - 1
Wirral - 2 - -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 51 (77.27%) Windows
3 38 (57.58%) Windows Server
4 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 31 (46.97%) Cisco
6 30 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 27 (40.91%) Linux
7 27 (40.91%) Data Centre
8 25 (37.88%) ITIL
8 25 (37.88%) Citrix
9 21 (31.82%) Hyper-V
10 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (25.76%) NetApp
12 17 (25.76%) Firewall
13 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
13 16 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
14 15 (22.73%) SAN
14 15 (22.73%) Finance
15 14 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (21.21%) SCCM
16 13 (19.70%) Oracle
17 12 (18.18%) EMC
17 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (18.18%) CCNA
17 12 (18.18%) vSphere
17 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related 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 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (16.67%) IIS
4 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (9.09%) Apache
5 6 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (9.09%) JBoss
5 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
7 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.03%) GroupWise
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.09%) IaaS
3 6 (9.09%) Office 365
3 6 (9.09%) PaaS
3 6 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) Firewall
2 15 (22.73%) SAN
3 11 (16.67%) DHCP
3 11 (16.67%) DNS
4 9 (13.64%) Network Security
5 7 (10.61%) VPN
6 6 (9.09%) Internet
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.06%) VLAN
9 3 (4.55%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.55%) Skype
10 2 (3.03%) LAN
10 2 (3.03%) WAN
11 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Law
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Architect
3 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Network Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Network Security Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Server Specialist
5 8 (12.12%) Storage Specialist
6 6 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) IT Support
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) Middleware
2 4 (6.06%) Web Services
2 4 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (9.09%) FlexPod
3 6 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 6 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.55%) iPad
5 3 (4.55%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.03%) Clustering
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (77.27%) Windows
2 38 (57.58%) Windows Server
3 27 (40.91%) Linux
4 16 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.58%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (7.58%) Unix
8 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.03%) CentOS
10 1 (1.52%) AIX
10 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.52%) Solaris
10 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) ITIL
2 9 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (13.64%) Human Factors
2 9 (13.64%) Information Security
2 9 (13.64%) IT Strategy
2 9 (13.64%) Physics
2 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
2 9 (13.64%) TOGAF
2 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (10.61%) Change Control
4 7 (10.61%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (10.61%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (10.61%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 6 (9.09%) Line Management
5 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (18.18%) CCNA
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (15.15%) MCSE
5 9 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (10.61%) Degree
6 7 (10.61%) MCITP
7 6 (9.09%) EMC Certification
7 6 (9.09%) NCDA
8 2 (3.03%) MCSA
8 2 (3.03%) MCSD
9 1 (1.52%) CCA
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.52%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 12 (18.18%) vSphere
4 4 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.03%) NDS
5 2 (3.03%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (1.52%) pfSense
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) SCCM
2 8 (12.12%) SCOM
3 7 (10.61%) SCOrch
3 7 (10.61%) SCVMM
4 6 (9.09%) AirWatch
5 4 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (4.55%) Icinga
6 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.55%) Puppet
6 3 (4.55%) vRealize
7 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.52%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (46.97%) Cisco
4 25 (37.88%) Citrix
5 17 (25.76%) NetApp
6 13 (19.70%) Oracle
7 12 (18.18%) EMC
8 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
9 7 (10.61%) IBM
10 6 (9.09%) Software AG
11 5 (7.58%) HP
12 4 (6.06%) Dell
13 3 (4.55%) Avaya
13 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
14 1 (1.52%) Sophos
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