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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 60 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +34
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 187 160 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.79% 4.21% 2.61%
As % of the System Software category 46.29% 43.24% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 139 137 75
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £24,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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
404 370 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.35% 9.73% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 321 317 271
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,750 £50,000
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 3 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 3 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 +4 12 £35,750 +2.14% 5
Oldham - 6 £35,500 -
Cheadle +9 5 £19,000 -
Bolton -10 4 £32,500 -
Stockport -3 3 £42,000 -13.84%
Wigan - 2 £27,500 -
Altrincham -10 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Salford - 1 £42,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 361 (100.00%) VMware
2 237 (65.65%) Windows
3 223 (61.77%) Microsoft
4 191 (52.91%) Cisco
5 164 (45.43%) NetApp
6 162 (44.88%) Citrix
7 158 (43.77%) Active Directory
8 119 (32.96%) Hyper-V
9 114 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 102 (28.25%) SAN
11 98 (27.15%) HP
12 96 (26.59%) Firewall
13 95 (26.32%) MS Excel
14 92 (25.48%) Linux
14 92 (25.48%) DNS
15 86 (23.82%) ITIL
16 81 (22.44%) SQL Server
17 68 (18.84%) LAN
17 68 (18.84%) WAN
17 68 (18.84%) EMC
17 68 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
18 66 (18.28%) Oracle
19 62 (17.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 61 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
20 61 (16.90%) DHCP
21 60 (16.62%) Windows Server 2003
21 60 (16.62%) XenDesktop
22 58 (16.07%) vSphere
22 58 (16.07%) XenApp
23 56 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 114 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 42 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (10.25%) IIS
4 35 (9.70%) SharePoint
5 34 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 25 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (6.09%) WebSphere
9 21 (5.82%) WebLogic
10 14 (3.88%) Apache
11 9 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (2.22%) nginx
13 7 (1.94%) IBM Notes
14 6 (1.66%) Lync
15 5 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
16 4 (1.11%) Tomcat
17 2 (0.55%) IBM HTTP Server
17 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2000
18 1 (0.28%) CMS
18 1 (0.28%) Jetty
Applications
1 95 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 39 (10.80%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) MS Project
5 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.82%) Office 365
2 6 (1.66%) IaaS
3 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 102 (28.25%) SAN
2 96 (26.59%) Firewall
3 92 (25.48%) DNS
4 68 (18.84%) LAN
4 68 (18.84%) WAN
5 61 (16.90%) DHCP
6 44 (12.19%) VPN
7 38 (10.53%) NAS
8 37 (10.25%) VLAN
9 31 (8.59%) Network Security
10 28 (7.76%) TCP/IP
11 26 (7.20%) NetScaler
12 22 (6.09%) Wireless
13 18 (4.99%) VoIP
13 18 (4.99%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (4.71%) iSCSI
14 17 (4.71%) MPLS
15 12 (3.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
17 10 (2.77%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (22.44%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.48%) Oracle Database
3 24 (6.65%) Relational Database
4 22 (6.09%) RDBMS
5 21 (5.82%) DB2
5 21 (5.82%) Oracle Exadata
6 12 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.05%) MySQL
8 10 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.39%) Ingres
12 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (2.49%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.55%) MSI
3 2 (0.55%) NUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Selenium
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) FxCop
4 1 (0.28%) StyleCop
4 1 (0.28%) Moq
4 1 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.28%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.28%) WiX
4 1 (0.28%) JUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 36 (9.97%) Finance
2 21 (5.82%) Retail
3 15 (4.16%) Banking
4 6 (1.66%) Legal
5 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.83%) Advertising
7 2 (0.55%) Billing
7 2 (0.55%) German Language
7 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.28%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (19.39%) Support Engineer
2 58 (16.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (11.36%) Architect
4 38 (10.53%) Consultant
5 36 (9.97%) Analyst
6 35 (9.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 30 (8.31%) Solutions Architect
8 26 (7.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 24 (6.65%) Infrastructure Architect
10 23 (6.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 23 (6.37%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 21 (5.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (5.26%) Technical Support
13 18 (4.99%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (4.43%) Technical Consultant
14 16 (4.43%) Citrix Support
14 16 (4.43%) Technical Engineer
15 15 (4.16%) Citrix Engineer
16 14 (3.88%) Server Engineer
17 13 (3.60%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.82%) WebSphere MQ
1 21 (5.82%) Middleware
2 7 (1.94%) .NET
3 5 (1.39%) Web Services
4 4 (1.11%) X-Windows
5 3 (0.83%) XML
6 2 (0.55%) HTML
7 1 (0.28%) J2EE
7 1 (0.28%) CSS
7 1 (0.28%) Servlets
7 1 (0.28%) WCF
7 1 (0.28%) LINQ
7 1 (0.28%) jQuery
7 1 (0.28%) RESTful
7 1 (0.28%) HTML5
7 1 (0.28%) Ninject
7 1 (0.28%) CSS3
7 1 (0.28%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.28%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.13%) FlexPod
2 20 (5.54%) Clustering
3 13 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.32%) Replication
5 10 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.22%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.66%) Life Science
9 5 (1.39%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.11%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.11%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.55%) NHS
11 2 (0.55%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.55%) Statistics
11 2 (0.55%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.55%) Open Source
11 2 (0.55%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.28%) Blog
12 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.28%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 237 (65.65%) Windows
2 92 (25.48%) Linux
3 68 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (16.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (11.91%) Solaris
7 42 (11.63%) Windows 7
8 32 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (6.09%) AIX
9 22 (6.09%) HPUX
10 21 (5.82%) OS/400
10 21 (5.82%) SUSE
10 21 (5.82%) zOS
10 21 (5.82%) Windows 8
11 18 (4.99%) UNIX
12 15 (4.16%) Windows XP
13 9 (2.49%) Android
14 8 (2.22%) Debian
15 6 (1.66%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.82%) ITIL
2 46 (12.74%) Business Continuity
3 36 (9.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 33 (9.14%) Coaching
5 31 (8.59%) Change Management
6 30 (8.31%) Migration
7 27 (7.48%) Mentoring
8 25 (6.93%) Project Management
9 23 (6.37%) Infrastructure Management
10 21 (5.82%) Incident Management
11 20 (5.54%) Service Delivery
11 20 (5.54%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (4.43%) Line Management
12 16 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (3.88%) Problem Management
13 14 (3.88%) Configuration Management
13 14 (3.88%) Service Management
14 12 (3.32%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (2.77%) ERP
15 10 (2.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (12.19%) SQL
2 40 (11.08%) PowerShell
3 24 (6.65%) C
4 9 (2.49%) T-SQL
4 9 (2.49%) PHP
5 7 (1.94%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.94%) VB
6 6 (1.66%) Perl
6 6 (1.66%) VBScript
7 5 (1.39%) Java
8 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.28%) C#
8 1 (0.28%) C++
8 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.28%) Python
8 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (17.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 56 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (11.08%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (11.08%) MCSE
4 39 (10.80%) CCNA
5 32 (8.86%) Citrix Certification
6 31 (8.59%) CCA
7 28 (7.76%) NCDA
8 21 (5.82%) MCSA
9 19 (5.26%) MCITP
10 17 (4.71%) Degree
10 17 (4.71%) MCTS
11 16 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (3.60%) NCIE
12 13 (3.60%) VCAP
13 12 (3.32%) VCP4
14 11 (3.05%) CCNP
14 11 (3.05%) ISEB
15 9 (2.49%) MCP
16 6 (1.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.66%) QA
4 5 (1.39%) SLA
5 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 158 (43.77%) Active Directory
2 119 (32.96%) Hyper-V
3 60 (16.62%) XenDesktop
4 58 (16.07%) vSphere
4 58 (16.07%) XenApp
5 21 (5.82%) KVM
6 15 (4.16%) VMware ESX
7 12 (3.32%) XenServer
8 10 (2.77%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (2.22%) Xen
10 8 (2.22%) NFS
10 8 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.39%) vCloud
11 5 (1.39%) MetaFrame
12 4 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.83%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.55%) Firmware
15 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (5.82%) Tivoli
2 14 (3.88%) WSUS
3 13 (3.60%) SCCM
4 9 (2.49%) Nagios
5 8 (2.22%) Puppet
6 7 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.94%) WMI
7 6 (1.66%) SCOM
8 5 (1.39%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.11%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.55%) Legato
11 2 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.55%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.55%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.28%) Ansible
12 1 (0.28%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 361 (100.00%) VMware
2 223 (61.77%) Microsoft
3 191 (52.91%) Cisco
4 164 (45.43%) NetApp
5 162 (44.88%) Citrix
6 98 (27.15%) HP
7 68 (18.84%) EMC
8 66 (18.28%) Oracle
9 50 (13.85%) Symantec
10 43 (11.91%) Juniper
11 38 (10.53%) CA
11 38 (10.53%) IBM
12 35 (9.70%) Red Hat
13 25 (6.93%) CheckPoint
14 21 (5.82%) Brocade
14 21 (5.82%) BMC
15 20 (5.54%) Dell
16 14 (3.88%) WatchGuard
17 13 (3.60%) Veeam
18 10 (2.77%) Meraki
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + + On-call
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Next Move IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Rochdale
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Car + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Commission, Audi
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago