The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for VMware Workstation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Workstation
England / North West
Rank 243 234 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.082% 0.018% -
As % of the System Software category 0.78% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £32,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.88% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £42,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -23.52% +54.54%  

VMware Workstation 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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 639 639 677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.54% 11.23% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 502 533 530
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing VMware Workstation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in the North West

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VMware Workstation in the North West

VMware Workstation
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Workstation within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Lancashire - 3 £32,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £32,500 -
VMware Workstation
England

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Workstation 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 North West region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
3 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
4 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (53.85%) Intranet
4 7 (53.85%) HTTP
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Apache
4 7 (53.85%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) C
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) MS Office
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) CentOS
6 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) SCCM
8 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
1 7 (53.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
2 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.69%) EMC