The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 54 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +53
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 165 191 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.57% 4.80% 2.36%
As % of the System Software category 44.59% 47.28% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 118 153 77
Average salary £36,000 £34,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.59% -4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £23,000 £26,980
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
370 404 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.24% 10.15% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 273 329 241
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +11 8 £32,500 - 3
Rochdale -5 8 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Oldham +4 5 £31,778 -2.22%
Salford - 4 £40,000 -
Bury - 3 £27,500 -
Cheadle +2 2 £19,000 -17.39%
Stockport -6 2 - - 3
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 327 (100.00%) VMware
2 228 (69.72%) Windows
3 193 (59.02%) Microsoft
4 170 (51.99%) Cisco
5 152 (46.48%) NetApp
6 139 (42.51%) Citrix
7 137 (41.90%) Active Directory
8 96 (29.36%) MS Exchange
9 91 (27.83%) Hyper-V
10 89 (27.22%) ITIL
10 89 (27.22%) SAN
11 84 (25.69%) SQL Server
12 81 (24.77%) Linux
13 80 (24.46%) MS Excel
13 80 (24.46%) HP
13 80 (24.46%) Firewall
14 78 (23.85%) DNS
15 67 (20.49%) Oracle
16 65 (19.88%) XenDesktop
17 63 (19.27%) LAN
18 61 (18.65%) Windows Server 2012
19 58 (17.74%) WAN
19 58 (17.74%) DHCP
20 57 (17.43%) EMC
21 55 (16.82%) Microsoft Certification
21 55 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
22 54 (16.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 51 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003
23 51 (15.60%) XenApp
24 49 (14.98%) Windows 7

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 96 (29.36%) MS Exchange
2 42 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (10.70%) SharePoint
4 33 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 32 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (9.48%) IIS
7 22 (6.73%) WebLogic
7 22 (6.73%) WebSphere
8 21 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (3.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.83%) Apache
11 5 (1.53%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.22%) Lync
13 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.61%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.61%) nginx
14 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.31%) CMS
14 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 80 (24.46%) MS Excel
2 41 (12.54%) MS Office
3 5 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.53%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.81%) Office 365
2 7 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.83%) Mimecast
4 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.61%) IaaS
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (27.22%) SAN
2 80 (24.46%) Firewall
3 78 (23.85%) DNS
4 63 (19.27%) LAN
5 58 (17.74%) DHCP
5 58 (17.74%) WAN
6 42 (12.84%) VPN
7 30 (9.17%) VLAN
8 25 (7.65%) Network Security
8 25 (7.65%) NAS
8 25 (7.65%) VoIP
9 21 (6.42%) Wireless
10 20 (6.12%) TCP/IP
10 20 (6.12%) NetScaler
11 15 (4.59%) Cisco IOS
11 15 (4.59%) Ethernet
11 15 (4.59%) MPLS
12 14 (4.28%) iSCSI
13 13 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (3.36%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (25.69%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.17%) Oracle Database
3 24 (7.34%) Relational Database
4 23 (7.03%) RDBMS
5 22 (6.73%) DB2
5 22 (6.73%) Oracle Exadata
6 9 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.53%) MySQL
8 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.61%) Ingres
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.31%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.61%) MSI
3 1 (0.31%) NUnit
3 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.31%) FxCop
3 1 (0.31%) StyleCop
3 1 (0.31%) Moq
3 1 (0.31%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.31%) WiX
3 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (11.31%) Finance
2 21 (6.42%) Retail
3 15 (4.59%) Banking
4 7 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.53%) Legal
6 4 (1.22%) Advertising
7 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (18.35%) Support Engineer
2 56 (17.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 49 (14.98%) Architect
4 31 (9.48%) 3rd Line Support
5 29 (8.87%) Consultant
6 28 (8.56%) Analyst
7 27 (8.26%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (7.65%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (7.03%) Infrastructure Architect
10 22 (6.73%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 21 (6.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
12 19 (5.81%) Technical Support
13 17 (5.20%) Technical Engineer
14 14 (4.28%) Technical Support Engineer
14 14 (4.28%) Citrix Architect
15 13 (3.98%) Service Analyst
16 11 (3.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 11 (3.36%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.73%) WebSphere MQ
1 22 (6.73%) Middleware
1 22 (6.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (1.53%) .NET
3 4 (1.22%) Web Services
4 3 (0.92%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.31%) WCF
5 1 (0.31%) LINQ
5 1 (0.31%) XML
5 1 (0.31%) COM
5 1 (0.31%) Ninject
5 1 (0.31%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.98%) FlexPod
2 15 (4.59%) Replication
3 14 (4.28%) Clustering
4 12 (3.67%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.83%) Life Science
8 5 (1.53%) EqualLogic
9 4 (1.22%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.22%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.61%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.61%) Open Source
10 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.31%) Derivative
11 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.31%) NHS
11 1 (0.31%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 228 (69.72%) Windows
2 81 (24.77%) Linux
3 61 (18.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (14.98%) Windows 7
7 44 (13.46%) Solaris
8 29 (8.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (7.34%) AIX
9 24 (7.34%) HPUX
10 23 (7.03%) SUSE
11 22 (6.73%) zOS
11 22 (6.73%) OS/400
12 16 (4.89%) UNIX
13 15 (4.59%) Windows 8
14 12 (3.67%) Windows XP
15 11 (3.36%) Android
16 8 (2.45%) Mac OS X
17 6 (1.83%) CentOS
18 5 (1.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.22%) ITIL
2 42 (12.84%) Business Continuity
3 34 (10.40%) Coaching
4 33 (10.09%) Migration
5 32 (9.79%) Change Management
6 30 (9.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (8.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 24 (7.34%) Project Management
9 23 (7.03%) Mentoring
10 21 (6.42%) Incident Management
11 18 (5.50%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (4.28%) Line Management
13 13 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (3.98%) Problem Management
14 12 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (3.67%) Service Management
15 11 (3.36%) Service Delivery
16 10 (3.06%) PRINCE2
16 10 (3.06%) Configuration Management
17 8 (2.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.23%) PowerShell
2 36 (11.01%) SQL
3 22 (6.73%) C
4 9 (2.75%) VB
5 7 (2.14%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.14%) VBScript
6 6 (1.83%) PHP
7 4 (1.22%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.22%) Perl
8 2 (0.61%) Python
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.31%) AWK
9 1 (0.31%) Ruby
9 1 (0.31%) sed
9 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.31%) C#
9 1 (0.31%) C++
9 1 (0.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (16.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (16.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 40 (12.23%) MCSE
4 38 (11.62%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (11.31%) CCNA
6 32 (9.79%) NCDA
7 24 (7.34%) Degree
8 23 (7.03%) Citrix Certification
9 22 (6.73%) CCA
10 18 (5.50%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (5.50%) MCSA
11 16 (4.89%) Security Cleared
12 15 (4.59%) NCIE
12 15 (4.59%) MCTS
13 14 (4.28%) SC Cleared
14 12 (3.67%) MCITP
15 11 (3.36%) VCAP
16 10 (3.06%) ISEB
17 9 (2.75%) MCP
18 8 (2.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.14%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.83%) SLA
2 6 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.22%) QA
4 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 137 (41.90%) Active Directory
2 91 (27.83%) Hyper-V
3 65 (19.88%) XenDesktop
4 51 (15.60%) XenApp
5 45 (13.76%) vSphere
6 22 (6.73%) KVM
7 18 (5.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (4.28%) XenServer
9 11 (3.36%) VMware ESX
10 8 (2.45%) NFS
11 7 (2.14%) Xen
12 6 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (1.53%) vCloud
13 5 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.92%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.61%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.31%) Firmware
16 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
16 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (6.73%) Tivoli
2 11 (3.36%) WSUS
3 7 (2.14%) SCCM
3 7 (2.14%) WMI
4 6 (1.83%) Nagios
5 5 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.22%) Puppet
7 3 (0.92%) Legato
7 3 (0.92%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.92%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.92%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.31%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.31%) SCOM
9 1 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 327 (100.00%) VMware
2 193 (59.02%) Microsoft
3 170 (51.99%) Cisco
4 152 (46.48%) NetApp
5 139 (42.51%) Citrix
6 80 (24.46%) HP
7 67 (20.49%) Oracle
8 57 (17.43%) EMC
9 42 (12.84%) Juniper
10 41 (12.54%) Symantec
11 36 (11.01%) CA
11 36 (11.01%) IBM
12 32 (9.79%) Red Hat
13 24 (7.34%) CheckPoint
14 22 (6.73%) Brocade
14 22 (6.73%) BMC
15 18 (5.50%) Dell
16 17 (5.20%) AppSense
16 17 (5.20%) Veeam
17 14 (4.28%) WatchGuard
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien
Salary: Negotiable + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £31,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 26 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Northwood
Posted: 27 days ago