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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 54 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +38
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 185 185 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.85% 4.59% 2.62%
As % of the System Software category 46.13% 45.91% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 138 148 82
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £23,400 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,600
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
401 403 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.51% 10.00% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 300 329 269
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Rochdale -2 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Oldham +12 5 £33,556 +3.24% 3
Bolton -2 5 £32,500 - 3
Cheadle +4 4 £19,000 -17.39%
Stockport +5 3 £37,000 -26.00%
Salford - 2 £45,000 - 1
Bury - 2 £27,500 - 1
Altrincham -14 1 £42,500 -5.55%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 348 (100.00%) VMware
2 232 (66.67%) Windows
3 213 (61.21%) Microsoft
4 190 (54.60%) Cisco
5 166 (47.70%) NetApp
6 156 (44.83%) Citrix
7 150 (43.10%) Active Directory
8 108 (31.03%) Hyper-V
9 105 (30.17%) MS Exchange
10 98 (28.16%) SAN
11 90 (25.86%) MS Excel
12 89 (25.57%) ITIL
13 88 (25.29%) HP
14 86 (24.71%) Linux
14 86 (24.71%) DNS
14 86 (24.71%) Firewall
15 77 (22.13%) SQL Server
16 71 (20.40%) Oracle
17 67 (19.25%) EMC
18 65 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
19 63 (18.10%) XenDesktop
19 63 (18.10%) LAN
19 63 (18.10%) WAN
20 60 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
21 59 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
21 59 (16.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 58 (16.67%) DHCP
23 57 (16.38%) XenApp
24 55 (15.80%) vSphere
24 55 (15.80%) Windows Server 2003

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 105 (30.17%) MS Exchange
2 39 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (9.48%) IIS
4 32 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 31 (8.91%) SharePoint
6 30 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (6.32%) WebLogic
7 22 (6.32%) WebSphere
8 20 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (2.30%) Apache
11 7 (2.01%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.44%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (1.44%) Lync
13 2 (0.57%) nginx
13 2 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.29%) CMS
14 1 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 90 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 46 (13.22%) MS Office
3 5 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.44%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.03%) Office 365
2 4 (1.15%) IaaS
3 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (28.16%) SAN
2 86 (24.71%) DNS
2 86 (24.71%) Firewall
3 63 (18.10%) LAN
3 63 (18.10%) WAN
4 58 (16.67%) DHCP
5 37 (10.63%) VPN
6 35 (10.06%) NAS
7 32 (9.20%) VLAN
8 28 (8.05%) Network Security
9 27 (7.76%) NetScaler
10 22 (6.32%) VoIP
11 21 (6.03%) TCP/IP
11 21 (6.03%) Wireless
12 16 (4.60%) MPLS
13 15 (4.31%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (4.02%) iSCSI
15 13 (3.74%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (3.45%) Ethernet
17 10 (2.87%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.62%) Oracle Database
3 24 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.61%) RDBMS
5 22 (6.32%) DB2
5 22 (6.32%) Oracle Exadata
6 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.44%) MySQL
9 5 (1.44%) Ingres
9 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.29%) SQLite
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.57%) MSI
3 1 (0.29%) NUnit
3 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.29%) FxCop
3 1 (0.29%) StyleCop
3 1 (0.29%) Moq
3 1 (0.29%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.29%) WiX
3 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (11.78%) Finance
2 22 (6.32%) Retail
3 15 (4.31%) Banking
4 6 (1.72%) Legal
4 6 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.44%) Advertising
6 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 67 (19.25%) Support Engineer
2 59 (16.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (11.49%) Architect
4 36 (10.34%) Consultant
5 31 (8.91%) Analyst
5 31 (8.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 27 (7.76%) Solutions Architect
7 26 (7.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (6.61%) Infrastructure Architect
8 23 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 22 (6.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 20 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 20 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (5.75%) Technical Support
11 18 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
12 15 (4.31%) Citrix Support
12 15 (4.31%) Citrix Engineer
13 14 (4.02%) Server Engineer
13 14 (4.02%) Technical Support Engineer
14 13 (3.74%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.32%) WebSphere MQ
1 22 (6.32%) Middleware
2 5 (1.44%) .NET
3 4 (1.15%) Web Services
3 4 (1.15%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.57%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) WCF
5 1 (0.29%) LINQ
5 1 (0.29%) Ninject
5 1 (0.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.66%) FlexPod
2 15 (4.31%) Replication
2 15 (4.31%) Clustering
3 13 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.30%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.72%) Life Science
5 6 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.44%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.15%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.15%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.57%) Open Source
9 1 (0.29%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.29%) NHS
9 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 232 (66.67%) Windows
2 86 (24.71%) Linux
3 65 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (15.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (12.36%) Solaris
7 41 (11.78%) Windows 7
8 30 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (6.61%) AIX
9 23 (6.61%) HPUX
10 22 (6.32%) OS/400
10 22 (6.32%) SUSE
10 22 (6.32%) zOS
11 17 (4.89%) UNIX
11 17 (4.89%) Windows 8
12 13 (3.74%) Windows XP
13 8 (2.30%) Android
14 6 (1.72%) CentOS
14 6 (1.72%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (25.57%) ITIL
2 46 (13.22%) Business Continuity
3 36 (10.34%) Coaching
4 35 (10.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 34 (9.77%) Migration
6 32 (9.20%) Change Management
7 28 (8.05%) Project Management
8 27 (7.76%) Infrastructure Management
9 25 (7.18%) Mentoring
10 20 (5.75%) Incident Management
11 18 (5.17%) Service Delivery
11 18 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (4.60%) Line Management
13 14 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (3.74%) Problem Management
15 12 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (3.16%) Service Management
17 10 (2.87%) Configuration Management
18 9 (2.59%) PRINCE2
19 8 (2.30%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 42 (12.07%) SQL
2 40 (11.49%) PowerShell
3 24 (6.90%) C
4 9 (2.59%) VB
5 8 (2.30%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.01%) VBScript
7 6 (1.72%) PHP
8 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.86%) Perl
10 1 (0.29%) Python
10 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.29%) Ruby
10 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.29%) C#
10 1 (0.29%) C++
10 1 (0.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 60 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (16.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 44 (12.64%) MCSE
4 37 (10.63%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (10.34%) CCNA
6 33 (9.48%) NCDA
7 31 (8.91%) Citrix Certification
8 30 (8.62%) CCA
9 22 (6.32%) MCSA
10 20 (5.75%) Degree
11 19 (5.46%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (4.60%) MCTS
12 16 (4.60%) NCIE
13 15 (4.31%) MCITP
14 11 (3.16%) ISEB
14 11 (3.16%) VCAP
15 9 (2.59%) MCP
16 8 (2.30%) CCNP
17 7 (2.01%) Security Cleared
18 5 (1.44%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.01%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.44%) QA
3 5 (1.44%) SLA
4 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 150 (43.10%) Active Directory
2 108 (31.03%) Hyper-V
3 63 (18.10%) XenDesktop
4 57 (16.38%) XenApp
5 55 (15.80%) vSphere
6 22 (6.32%) KVM
7 14 (4.02%) XenServer
8 12 (3.45%) VMware ESX
9 9 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (2.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (2.30%) NFS
11 7 (2.01%) Xen
12 6 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (1.72%) vCloud
13 5 (1.44%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.57%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.29%) Firmware
15 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (6.32%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.45%) WSUS
3 10 (2.87%) SCCM
4 8 (2.30%) Nagios
5 7 (2.01%) WMI
6 5 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.15%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.15%) Puppet
7 4 (1.15%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.86%) Legato
8 3 (0.86%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.57%) SCOM
9 2 (0.57%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.29%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 348 (100.00%) VMware
2 213 (61.21%) Microsoft
3 190 (54.60%) Cisco
4 166 (47.70%) NetApp
5 156 (44.83%) Citrix
6 88 (25.29%) HP
7 71 (20.40%) Oracle
8 67 (19.25%) EMC
9 47 (13.51%) Symantec
10 42 (12.07%) Juniper
11 40 (11.49%) IBM
12 37 (10.63%) CA
13 31 (8.91%) Red Hat
14 24 (6.90%) CheckPoint
15 22 (6.32%) Brocade
15 22 (6.32%) BMC
15 22 (6.32%) Dell
16 16 (4.60%) Veeam
17 14 (4.02%) WatchGuard
18 12 (3.45%) SolarWinds
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Northwood
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + On call + healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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