The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 62 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 152 98 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.79% 2.38% 3.34%
As % of the System Software category 38.68% 28.91% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 126 84 111
Average salary £33,500 £39,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.18% +19.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
393 339 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.79% 8.22% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 330 291 291
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Rochdale +3 15 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Stockport -5 6 £27,500 -57.69% 2
Cheadle +3 5 - -
Wigan +1 3 £27,000 -40.00%
Altrincham +4 1 - - 1
Bolton -1 1 £25,000 -39.39%
Salford -4 1 £22,000 -51.11%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 347 (100.00%) VMware
2 215 (61.96%) Windows
3 182 (52.45%) Microsoft
4 161 (46.40%) Citrix
5 126 (36.31%) Active Directory
6 111 (31.99%) Hyper-V
7 110 (31.70%) MS Exchange
8 99 (28.53%) Cisco
9 98 (28.24%) SAN
10 93 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 87 (25.07%) NetApp
12 84 (24.21%) MS Excel
13 81 (23.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 79 (22.77%) SQL
14 79 (22.77%) vSphere
15 73 (21.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 69 (19.88%) ITIL
17 65 (18.73%) SQL Server
18 62 (17.87%) HP
19 59 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
20 56 (16.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 56 (16.14%) Firewall
21 55 (15.85%) Linux
22 53 (15.27%) WAN
23 52 (14.99%) XenApp
24 50 (14.41%) LAN
25 46 (13.26%) Citrix Certification
26 45 (12.97%) Cisco Certification
27 44 (12.68%) XenDesktop
28 43 (12.39%) EMC

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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
1 110 (31.70%) MS Exchange
2 40 (11.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (8.93%) SharePoint
4 25 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (5.76%) IIS
7 13 (3.75%) Apache
8 12 (3.46%) Tomcat
9 11 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (2.59%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.02%) Lync
12 5 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (1.44%) TPMS
13 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
15 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 84 (24.21%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.76%) MS Office
3 4 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.48%) Office 365
2 16 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.73%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.86%) SaaS
7 2 (0.58%) IaaS
8 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (28.24%) SAN
2 56 (16.14%) Firewall
3 53 (15.27%) WAN
4 50 (14.41%) LAN
5 34 (9.80%) DNS
6 32 (9.22%) TCP/IP
7 31 (8.93%) NAS
8 24 (6.92%) Internet
9 23 (6.63%) DHCP
10 22 (6.34%) NetScaler
11 18 (5.19%) VPN
12 15 (4.32%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (3.46%) VLAN
14 11 (3.17%) iSCSI
14 11 (3.17%) Network Security
15 9 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (2.31%) Unified Communications
16 8 (2.31%) VoIP
17 6 (1.73%) IPsec
18 5 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.34%) MySQL
4 21 (6.05%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (3.17%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.44%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (0.58%) DB2
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (4.03%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.59%) NUnit
4 8 (2.31%) Selenium
5 6 (1.73%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.73%) JUnit
5 6 (1.73%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.86%) Gerrit
7 3 (0.86%) FxCop
7 3 (0.86%) StyleCop
7 3 (0.86%) Moq
8 2 (0.58%) Subversion
9 1 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 23 (6.63%) Finance
2 7 (2.02%) Banking
3 6 (1.73%) Marketing
4 5 (1.44%) Military
4 5 (1.44%) Electronics
5 3 (0.86%) Law
5 3 (0.86%) Advertising
5 3 (0.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (17.29%) Support Engineer
2 39 (11.24%) Analyst
3 34 (9.80%) Architect
4 29 (8.36%) Consultant
5 28 (8.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 24 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (6.34%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (5.48%) Administrator
10 15 (4.32%) Server Engineer
10 15 (4.32%) Service Analyst
10 15 (4.32%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (3.75%) Server Support
12 13 (3.75%) Server Support Engineer
13 12 (3.46%) Virtualisation Consultant
13 12 (3.46%) IT Support
13 12 (3.46%) Citrix Engineer
13 12 (3.46%) Infrastructure Manager
13 12 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.51%) Web Services
2 14 (4.03%) .NET
3 10 (2.88%) Middleware
3 10 (2.88%) HTML
4 9 (2.59%) HTML5
4 9 (2.59%) jQuery
5 8 (2.31%) CSS
6 6 (1.73%) CSS3
7 5 (1.44%) RESTful
7 5 (1.44%) WCF
8 4 (1.15%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.15%) LINQ
8 4 (1.15%) Backbone.js
9 3 (0.86%) XML
9 3 (0.86%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.86%) COM
9 3 (0.86%) Ninject
9 3 (0.86%) WPF
10 2 (0.58%) REST
10 2 (0.58%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.19%) FlexPod
2 10 (2.88%) EqualLogic
2 10 (2.88%) Clustering
2 10 (2.88%) CLARiiON
2 10 (2.88%) Replication
3 9 (2.59%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.02%) GIS
5 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.15%) Statistics
6 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.15%) Symmetrix
7 3 (0.86%) Celerra
7 3 (0.86%) Graphic Design
7 3 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.58%) iSeries
8 2 (0.58%) Open Source
8 2 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 215 (61.96%) Windows
2 93 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 81 (23.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 59 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (15.85%) Linux
6 33 (9.51%) Windows 7
7 21 (6.05%) Windows XP
7 21 (6.05%) Windows 8
8 18 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (4.90%) UNIX
10 12 (3.46%) Solaris
11 9 (2.59%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.73%) CentOS
12 6 (1.73%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.15%) VMS
14 3 (0.86%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.58%) SUSE
15 2 (0.58%) zOS
15 2 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (19.88%) ITIL
2 26 (7.49%) Project Management
3 25 (7.20%) Change Control
4 20 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (5.76%) Business Continuity
5 19 (5.48%) Configuration Management
6 17 (4.90%) Change Management
6 17 (4.90%) Load Balancing
7 13 (3.75%) Service Management
7 13 (3.75%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (3.46%) Business Development
9 11 (3.17%) Service Delivery
10 10 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (2.88%) Problem Management
10 10 (2.88%) Validation
11 9 (2.59%) Infrastructure Management
11 9 (2.59%) Scrum
11 9 (2.59%) Software Deployment
11 9 (2.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (2.31%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 79 (22.77%) SQL
2 19 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.59%) C#
3 9 (2.59%) JavaScript
3 9 (2.59%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.02%) Shell Script
5 6 (1.73%) C
6 5 (1.44%) Python
6 5 (1.44%) Perl
6 5 (1.44%) Ruby
7 4 (1.15%) PHP
8 3 (0.86%) XAML
9 2 (0.58%) XPath
9 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.29%) C++
10 1 (0.29%) Delphi
10 1 (0.29%) Java
10 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 73 (21.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (16.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 46 (13.26%) Citrix Certification
4 45 (12.97%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (11.53%) CCNA
6 39 (11.24%) MCSE
7 37 (10.66%) CCA
8 34 (9.80%) MCITP
9 28 (8.07%) MCTS
10 22 (6.34%) MCSA
11 21 (6.05%) MCP
12 19 (5.48%) NCDA
13 13 (3.75%) NCIE
13 13 (3.75%) Degree
14 8 (2.31%) CCEE
14 8 (2.31%) CCIA
15 5 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.44%) VCAP
15 5 (1.44%) CCAA
16 4 (1.15%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.51%) SLA
2 16 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.44%) BS7799
5 3 (0.86%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 126 (36.31%) Active Directory
2 111 (31.99%) Hyper-V
3 79 (22.77%) vSphere
4 52 (14.99%) XenApp
5 44 (12.68%) XenDesktop
6 19 (5.48%) XenServer
7 18 (5.19%) VMware ESX
8 16 (4.61%) vCloud
9 13 (3.75%) VMware Server
10 7 (2.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (1.73%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (1.73%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.15%) Xen
12 4 (1.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (1.15%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.86%) NFS
13 3 (0.86%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.86%) Squid
14 2 (0.58%) KVM
Systems Management
1 37 (10.66%) SCCM
2 26 (7.49%) SCOM
3 16 (4.61%) Backup Exec
4 9 (2.59%) Tivoli
5 8 (2.31%) Puppet
6 7 (2.02%) Nagios
6 7 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.15%) Cacti
7 4 (1.15%) OpenNMS
7 4 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.86%) WSUS
9 2 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.58%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.29%) logstash
10 1 (0.29%) Kibana
10 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 347 (100.00%) VMware
2 182 (52.45%) Microsoft
3 161 (46.40%) Citrix
4 99 (28.53%) Cisco
5 87 (25.07%) NetApp
6 62 (17.87%) HP
7 43 (12.39%) EMC
8 34 (9.80%) Oracle
9 29 (8.36%) IBM
10 28 (8.07%) Symantec
11 23 (6.63%) Dell
12 21 (6.05%) Veeam
13 19 (5.48%) Red Hat
14 15 (4.32%) 3PAR
15 13 (3.75%) Juniper
16 12 (3.46%) McAfee
17 11 (3.17%) Apple
17 11 (3.17%) BMC
18 8 (2.31%) AppSense
18 8 (2.31%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance + pension + healt
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens + OT
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Aximis West
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: up to 55k - Plus Pension, Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £180 - £210 per day
Posted: 14 days ago