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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 90 67
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 194 106 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.74% 2.54% 3.63%
As % of the System Software category 45.33% 31.45% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 155 85 129
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,700 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
428 337 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.46% 8.08% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 347 274 368
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +9 14 £50,000 +16.27%
Altrincham +26 11 £45,000 +23.28%
Bolton -1 11 £32,500 +44.44%
Cheadle -3 9 £23,000 -
Oldham -2 5 £32,500 -2.61% 1
Rochdale - 5 £35,000 - 2
Wigan +5 3 £27,250 -0.18% 1
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 301 (100.00%) VMware
2 193 (64.12%) Windows
3 159 (52.82%) Microsoft
4 133 (44.19%) Citrix
5 121 (40.20%) Cisco
6 110 (36.54%) Hyper-V
7 105 (34.88%) Active Directory
8 101 (33.55%) MS Exchange
9 90 (29.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 86 (28.57%) SQL
10 86 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 81 (26.91%) SAN
11 81 (26.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 73 (24.25%) NetApp
13 68 (22.59%) HP
13 68 (22.59%) MS Excel
14 66 (21.93%) Cisco Certification
15 64 (21.26%) CCNA
16 58 (19.27%) vSphere
17 56 (18.60%) SQL Server
17 56 (18.60%) ITIL
18 54 (17.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 53 (17.61%) MCSE
20 52 (17.28%) WAN
21 51 (16.94%) LAN
22 50 (16.61%) Firewall
23 46 (15.28%) EMC
24 45 (14.95%) Linux
24 45 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
25 43 (14.29%) MCITP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 101 (33.55%) MS Exchange
2 36 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (7.31%) Apache
4 22 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (5.98%) SharePoint
6 16 (5.32%) IIS
7 13 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (3.99%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.99%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.99%) Lync
10 7 (2.33%) TPMS
11 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.33%) SAS
12 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 68 (22.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.98%) Office 365
2 14 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.66%) IaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (26.91%) SAN
2 52 (17.28%) WAN
3 51 (16.94%) LAN
4 50 (16.61%) Firewall
5 34 (11.30%) DNS
6 32 (10.63%) TCP/IP
7 16 (5.32%) VoIP
8 15 (4.98%) VPN
8 15 (4.98%) DHCP
9 14 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (4.32%) Internet
11 11 (3.65%) FTP
12 10 (3.32%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (3.32%) Unified Communications
12 10 (3.32%) SMTP
13 7 (2.33%) NAS
13 7 (2.33%) NetScaler
14 6 (1.99%) HTTP
14 6 (1.99%) Wireless
15 5 (1.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (6.31%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (4.65%) MySQL
5 13 (4.32%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.65%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.33%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.33%) DB2
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 7
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.66%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.66%) Selenium
3 4 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.00%) NUnit
4 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.66%) Subversion
5 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.66%) JUnit
6 1 (0.33%) FxCop
6 1 (0.33%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.33%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.33%) Moq
General
1 10 (3.32%) Finance
2 7 (2.33%) Marketing
3 4 (1.33%) Law
3 4 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.00%) Banking
4 3 (1.00%) Retail
4 3 (1.00%) Electronics
4 3 (1.00%) Military
4 3 (1.00%) Legal
4 3 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (18.94%) Support Engineer
2 51 (16.94%) Architect
3 34 (11.30%) Consultant
4 25 (8.31%) Solutions Architect
5 24 (7.97%) 2nd Line Support
6 22 (7.31%) Administrator
7 19 (6.31%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (5.98%) Analyst
9 15 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (4.98%) Infrastructure Manager
10 14 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
10 14 (4.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 14 (4.65%) Cisco Support
10 14 (4.65%) Windows Administrator
10 14 (4.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 14 (4.65%) Support Consultant
11 13 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (3.99%) Systems Support
13 11 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.31%) Web Services
2 16 (5.32%) Middleware
3 15 (4.98%) .NET
4 6 (1.99%) XML
5 5 (1.66%) jQuery
6 4 (1.33%) WPF
6 4 (1.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.00%) XSLT
7 3 (1.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (1.00%) REST
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.66%) WCF
8 2 (0.66%) LINQ
8 2 (0.66%) CSS3
8 2 (0.66%) HTML5
8 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.66%) COM
8 2 (0.66%) CSS
8 2 (0.66%) HTML
8 2 (0.66%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.32%) FlexPod
1 10 (3.32%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (2.66%) GIS
2 8 (2.66%) CLARiiON
2 8 (2.66%) Replication
3 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.99%) EqualLogic
5 5 (1.66%) Clustering
6 4 (1.33%) HP StorageWorks
6 4 (1.33%) Open Source
6 4 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.33%) Symmetrix
7 3 (1.00%) IVR
7 3 (1.00%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.66%) Celerra
8 2 (0.66%) iSeries
9 1 (0.33%) Statistics
9 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 193 (64.12%) Windows
2 90 (29.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 86 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (14.95%) Linux
4 45 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (7.64%) Windows 7
5 23 (7.64%) Windows XP
6 19 (6.31%) UNIX
7 17 (5.65%) Windows 8
7 17 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (4.65%) Solaris
9 7 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.99%) CentOS
11 5 (1.66%) AIX
11 5 (1.66%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.33%) HPUX
13 3 (1.00%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.33%) SUSE
14 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (18.60%) ITIL
2 36 (11.96%) Project Management
3 25 (8.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (6.64%) Service Management
5 19 (6.31%) Software Deployment
5 19 (6.31%) Business Continuity
6 16 (5.32%) Configuration Management
7 15 (4.98%) Change Control
8 14 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
8 14 (4.65%) Load Balancing
9 9 (2.99%) Use Case
9 9 (2.99%) Business Development
9 9 (2.99%) Data Management
10 8 (2.66%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (2.66%) Problem Management
11 7 (2.33%) Migration
11 7 (2.33%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (2.33%) Integration Testing
11 7 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (1.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 86 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (2.66%) Bash Shell
2 8 (2.66%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.33%) C#
4 6 (1.99%) Java
5 5 (1.66%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.33%) Python
6 4 (1.33%) Perl
6 4 (1.33%) XAML
7 3 (1.00%) XPath
8 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.66%) PHP
8 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.66%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.33%) C
9 1 (0.33%) C++
9 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.33%) AppleScript
9 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 81 (26.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (21.93%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (21.26%) CCNA
4 54 (17.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 53 (17.61%) MCSE
6 43 (14.29%) MCITP
7 30 (9.97%) Citrix Certification
8 24 (7.97%) MCTS
9 21 (6.98%) MCP
9 21 (6.98%) CCA
10 20 (6.64%) MCSA
11 15 (4.98%) NCDA
12 14 (4.65%) Degree
13 13 (4.32%) NCIE
14 12 (3.99%) CCEE
15 7 (2.33%) CCEA
15 7 (2.33%) CCIA
16 6 (1.99%) CCAA
16 6 (1.99%) HP AIS
16 6 (1.99%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.63%) SLA
2 13 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.66%) BS7799
4 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 110 (36.54%) Hyper-V
2 105 (34.88%) Active Directory
3 58 (19.27%) vSphere
4 35 (11.63%) XenApp
5 24 (7.97%) XenDesktop
6 23 (7.64%) VMware ESX
7 20 (6.64%) XenServer
8 13 (4.32%) VMware Server
9 12 (3.99%) Terminal Services
10 8 (2.66%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (1.99%) vCloud
11 6 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (1.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (1.33%) Xen
13 4 (1.33%) Squid
13 4 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 3 (1.00%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.66%) KVM
16 1 (0.33%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 32 (10.63%) SCCM
2 29 (9.63%) Backup Exec
2 29 (9.63%) SCOM
3 12 (3.99%) Tivoli
4 6 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.99%) Puppet
5 5 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.33%) Cacti
6 4 (1.33%) Nagios
7 3 (1.00%) WSUS
8 2 (0.66%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.66%) OpenNMS
8 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.33%) OpenView
9 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.33%) Ansible
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 301 (100.00%) VMware
2 159 (52.82%) Microsoft
3 133 (44.19%) Citrix
4 121 (40.20%) Cisco
5 73 (24.25%) NetApp
6 68 (22.59%) HP
7 46 (15.28%) EMC
8 38 (12.62%) Symantec
9 35 (11.63%) Oracle
10 34 (11.30%) IBM
11 23 (7.64%) Veeam
12 21 (6.98%) Juniper
13 19 (6.31%) Red Hat
14 16 (5.32%) Avaya
15 14 (4.65%) McAfee
16 13 (4.32%) Apple
16 13 (4.32%) 3PAR
17 12 (3.99%) Hitachi
17 12 (3.99%) Dell
18 11 (3.65%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car, Bonus, Health Cover
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The 100 Company
Salary: £0.00 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + car or allow + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago