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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 60 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 165 114 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.01% 2.95% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 42.31% 33.63% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 125 98 101
Average salary £34,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.65% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
390 339 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.47% 8.79% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 315 297 266
Average salary £33,027 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.31% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 8 £46,500 -
Cheadle +7 7 - -
Stockport -6 5 £27,500 -57.69%
Salford +1 2 £48,000 +6.66% 2
Oldham +1 1 - -
Bolton -3 1 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Wigan -4 1 £22,500 -50.00%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 328 (100.00%) VMware
2 209 (63.72%) Windows
3 180 (54.88%) Microsoft
4 160 (48.78%) Citrix
5 119 (36.28%) Active Directory
6 116 (35.37%) Hyper-V
7 105 (32.01%) MS Exchange
8 98 (29.88%) NetApp
9 96 (29.27%) SAN
10 92 (28.05%) Cisco
11 84 (25.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 80 (24.39%) vSphere
13 78 (23.78%) MS Excel
14 73 (22.26%) ITIL
15 72 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 70 (21.34%) Windows Server 2003
17 68 (20.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 62 (18.90%) SQL
18 62 (18.90%) SQL Server
19 59 (17.99%) Citrix Certification
20 57 (17.38%) XenApp
20 57 (17.38%) Windows Server 2012
21 55 (16.77%) Linux
22 54 (16.46%) WAN
22 54 (16.46%) CCA
23 52 (15.85%) HP
24 50 (15.24%) Cisco Certification
25 48 (14.63%) LAN
26 47 (14.33%) Firewall
26 47 (14.33%) XenDesktop

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 105 (32.01%) MS Exchange
2 42 (12.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (10.37%) SharePoint
4 30 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (8.23%) IIS
6 26 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 23 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (6.10%) Apache
9 14 (4.27%) Tomcat
10 11 (3.35%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.13%) Lync
12 6 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.52%) nginx
13 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.22%) Jetty
14 4 (1.22%) WebLogic
14 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.91%) TPMS
16 1 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 78 (23.78%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.79%) MS Office
3 7 (2.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.88%) Office 365
3 11 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.83%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.22%) Google App Engine
5 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.91%) SaaS
7 2 (0.61%) IaaS
8 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (29.27%) SAN
2 54 (16.46%) WAN
3 48 (14.63%) LAN
4 47 (14.33%) Firewall
5 44 (13.41%) NAS
6 41 (12.50%) DNS
7 30 (9.15%) DHCP
8 29 (8.84%) TCP/IP
9 28 (8.54%) NetScaler
10 25 (7.62%) Internet
11 16 (4.88%) VPN
12 15 (4.57%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (4.27%) iSCSI
13 14 (4.27%) Network Security
14 12 (3.66%) VLAN
15 10 (3.05%) IPsec
15 10 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (2.13%) MPLS
16 7 (2.13%) HTTP
17 6 (1.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (18.90%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (7.32%) MySQL
3 17 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (4.57%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.74%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.22%) DB2
9 4 (1.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (4.27%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.74%) NUnit
4 7 (2.13%) Selenium
4 7 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 7 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (2.13%) JUnit
5 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.61%) FxCop
6 2 (0.61%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.61%) Moq
6 2 (0.61%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 24 (7.32%) Finance
2 6 (1.83%) Banking
3 4 (1.22%) German Language
3 4 (1.22%) Italian Language
3 4 (1.22%) Turkish Language
4 3 (0.91%) Marketing
4 3 (0.91%) Retail
4 3 (0.91%) Advertising
5 2 (0.61%) Military
5 2 (0.61%) Electronics
5 2 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.30%) Law
6 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (17.07%) Support Engineer
2 35 (10.67%) Analyst
3 32 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 31 (9.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 28 (8.54%) Architect
6 25 (7.62%) Consultant
7 20 (6.10%) Citrix Engineer
8 18 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (4.27%) Service Analyst
10 14 (4.27%) Administrator
10 14 (4.27%) Server Engineer
10 14 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
10 14 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (3.66%) Server Support Engineer
11 12 (3.66%) Server Support
11 12 (3.66%) Support Analyst
12 11 (3.35%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.05%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.37%) Web Services
2 11 (3.35%) HTML
3 10 (3.05%) .NET
3 10 (3.05%) HTML5
4 9 (2.74%) CSS
5 8 (2.44%) jQuery
5 8 (2.44%) RESTful
6 7 (2.13%) CSS3
6 7 (2.13%) Backbone.js
7 6 (1.83%) Middleware
8 4 (1.22%) Servlets
8 4 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (1.22%) J2EE
9 3 (0.91%) WCF
9 3 (0.91%) COM
10 2 (0.61%) LINQ
10 2 (0.61%) Ninject
11 1 (0.30%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.01%) FlexPod
2 10 (3.05%) Clustering
3 8 (2.44%) EqualLogic
4 7 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.13%) Replication
5 6 (1.83%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.22%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.22%) Blog
6 4 (1.22%) GIS
7 3 (0.91%) Human Factors
7 3 (0.91%) Statistics
8 2 (0.61%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.30%) Firmware
9 1 (0.30%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.30%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.30%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.30%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 209 (63.72%) Windows
2 84 (25.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (21.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (17.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (16.77%) Linux
6 32 (9.76%) Windows 7
7 21 (6.40%) Windows 8
8 19 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (5.18%) Windows XP
10 13 (3.96%) Windows 2000
11 11 (3.35%) Solaris
12 9 (2.74%) UNIX
13 8 (2.44%) VMS
14 6 (1.83%) SUSE
14 6 (1.83%) CentOS
15 4 (1.22%) zOS
15 4 (1.22%) OS/400
15 4 (1.22%) AIX
15 4 (1.22%) HPUX
16 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (22.26%) ITIL
2 25 (7.62%) Change Management
3 24 (7.32%) Change Control
4 21 (6.40%) Project Management
5 20 (6.10%) Configuration Management
6 19 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (5.49%) Business Continuity
8 13 (3.96%) Service Management
9 12 (3.66%) Service Delivery
9 12 (3.66%) Incident Management
9 12 (3.66%) Load Balancing
9 12 (3.66%) Problem Management
9 12 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (3.05%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (3.05%) Migration
10 10 (3.05%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (2.74%) Infrastructure Management
11 9 (2.74%) Business Development
12 8 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 62 (18.90%) SQL
2 17 (5.18%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.05%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 6 (1.83%) Shell Script
5 6 (1.83%) C
6 5 (1.52%) Perl
7 4 (1.22%) PHP
7 4 (1.22%) Java
7 4 (1.22%) Ruby
8 3 (0.91%) Python
8 3 (0.91%) C#
9 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.30%) Delphi
10 1 (0.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 72 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (20.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 59 (17.99%) Citrix Certification
4 54 (16.46%) CCA
5 50 (15.24%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (14.02%) CCNA
7 37 (11.28%) MCSE
7 37 (11.28%) MCITP
8 34 (10.37%) MCTS
9 21 (6.40%) MCSA
9 21 (6.40%) MCP
10 20 (6.10%) NCDA
11 16 (4.88%) NCIE
12 14 (4.27%) Degree
13 12 (3.66%) VCAP
14 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 7 (2.13%) VCP5
15 5 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.22%) CCNP
16 4 (1.22%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.84%) SLA
2 14 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.83%) QA
3 6 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.52%) BS7799
5 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 119 (36.28%) Active Directory
2 116 (35.37%) Hyper-V
3 80 (24.39%) vSphere
4 57 (17.38%) XenApp
5 47 (14.33%) XenDesktop
6 16 (4.88%) vCloud
7 15 (4.57%) VMware ESX
8 11 (3.35%) XenServer
8 11 (3.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (3.05%) VMware Server
10 8 (2.44%) Xen
11 6 (1.83%) NFS
11 6 (1.83%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (1.22%) KVM
14 3 (0.91%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.91%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (10.98%) SCCM
2 24 (7.32%) SCOM
3 12 (3.66%) Backup Exec
4 11 (3.35%) Puppet
5 9 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.13%) Tivoli
6 7 (2.13%) Nagios
7 4 (1.22%) WSUS
7 4 (1.22%) Cacti
7 4 (1.22%) OpenNMS
7 4 (1.22%) Ansible
8 3 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.61%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.30%) logstash
10 1 (0.30%) Kibana
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 328 (100.00%) VMware
2 180 (54.88%) Microsoft
3 160 (48.78%) Citrix
4 98 (29.88%) NetApp
5 92 (28.05%) Cisco
6 52 (15.85%) HP
7 34 (10.37%) EMC
8 26 (7.93%) Oracle
9 20 (6.10%) Symantec
9 20 (6.10%) Dell
10 19 (5.79%) IBM
11 18 (5.49%) Red Hat
11 18 (5.49%) Veeam
12 13 (3.96%) 3PAR
12 13 (3.96%) Juniper
13 11 (3.35%) BMC
13 11 (3.35%) McAfee
14 10 (3.05%) AppSense
15 9 (2.74%) CheckPoint
16 7 (2.13%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Experts
Salary: £45000 per annum + car allowance & other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bolton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago