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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 34 53
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 29 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.32% 5.08% 2.20%
As % of the System Software category 38.67% 28.57% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 6
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -18.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £44,000 £50,000
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 75 84 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.76% 17.80% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 59 58 37
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £23,168
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
St Helens -5 13 £35,000 +4.47%
Liverpool -3 9 £45,000 +35.33% 2
Wirral - 2 - -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 48 (72.73%) Windows
3 28 (42.42%) Linux
3 28 (42.42%) Cisco
4 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 26 (39.39%) Active Directory
5 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 20 (30.30%) NetApp
6 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (27.27%) Citrix
8 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (22.73%) vSphere
9 15 (22.73%) Puppet
9 15 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (22.73%) Firewall
10 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (21.21%) ITIL
10 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
10 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
11 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
11 13 (19.70%) QA
11 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (19.70%) TDD
11 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (19.70%) Ansible
11 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
11 13 (19.70%) NuGet
12 12 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.58%) IIS
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) Firewall
2 9 (13.64%) Network Security
3 8 (12.12%) DHCP
3 8 (12.12%) DNS
4 6 (9.09%) Internet
4 6 (9.09%) SAN
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.06%) IP Telephony
6 4 (6.06%) LAN
6 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.06%) VLAN
7 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.52%) SMS
8 1 (1.52%) VPN
8 1 (1.52%) WAN
8 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
1 13 (19.70%) NuGet
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Law
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Network Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Network Security Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Security Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Server Specialist
2 9 (13.64%) Storage Specialist
3 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Server Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
6 5 (7.58%) Administrator
6 5 (7.58%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Release Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Server Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) Web Services
1 4 (6.06%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.09%) FlexPod
3 4 (6.06%) iPad
4 3 (4.55%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Windows
2 28 (42.42%) Linux
3 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.58%) Data ONTAP
7 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.06%) Mac OS
8 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
2 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (19.70%) TDD
3 9 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (13.64%) Human Factors
3 9 (13.64%) Information Security
3 9 (13.64%) Physics
3 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (12.12%) Change Control
4 8 (12.12%) DevOps
5 7 (10.61%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (9.09%) Change Management
6 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (7.58%) Migration
8 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (15.15%) CCNA
4 10 (15.15%) MCITP
5 9 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (9.09%) MCSA
6 6 (9.09%) NCDA
7 5 (7.58%) CCNP
8 4 (6.06%) MCSE
9 3 (4.55%) CCDE
9 3 (4.55%) CCIE
10 2 (3.03%) MCSD
11 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.73%) vSphere
3 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.58%) XenApp
5 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (22.73%) Puppet
2 13 (19.70%) Ansible
3 4 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.55%) SCCM
5 2 (3.03%) Icinga
5 2 (3.03%) SCOM
5 2 (3.03%) vRealize
6 1 (1.52%) Nagios
6 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (42.42%) Cisco
3 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 20 (30.30%) NetApp
5 18 (27.27%) Citrix
6 11 (16.67%) HP
7 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.06%) Avaya
8 4 (6.06%) EMC
8 4 (6.06%) IBM
8 4 (6.06%) Sophos
9 2 (3.03%) Aruba
9 2 (3.03%) Dell
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle
9 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.52%) AppSense
10 1 (1.52%) Meraki
10 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 4 days ago