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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 63 66 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 137 152 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.83% 3.79% 2.37%
As % of the System Software category 36.63% 39.38% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 87 126 84
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -15.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
374 386 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.46% 9.61% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 271 322 302
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -1 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bolton +13 8 £38,750 +55.00% 1
Stockport +9 8 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Wigan 0 2 £24,000 -11.11% 1
Cheadle -2 2 £36,250 -
Salford +3 1 £30,000 +36.36% 1
Bury - 1 £27,500 - 2
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 301 (100.00%) VMware
2 222 (73.75%) Windows
3 187 (62.13%) Microsoft
4 120 (39.87%) Cisco
5 114 (37.87%) Citrix
6 108 (35.88%) Active Directory
7 94 (31.23%) SQL Server
8 91 (30.23%) NetApp
9 89 (29.57%) SAN
10 85 (28.24%) Data Centre
11 80 (26.58%) MS Excel
12 78 (25.91%) Linux
13 76 (25.25%) ITIL
14 74 (24.58%) Hyper-V
15 71 (23.59%) MS Exchange
16 62 (20.60%) HP
17 60 (19.93%) Oracle
17 60 (19.93%) Windows Server 2012
18 58 (19.27%) DNS
19 53 (17.61%) XenDesktop
20 50 (16.61%) Firewall
21 49 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
22 47 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
23 46 (15.28%) Coaching
24 45 (14.95%) DHCP
25 44 (14.62%) Business Continuity
26 43 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
26 43 (14.29%) LAN
27 42 (13.95%) Solaris
27 42 (13.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 71 (23.59%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 26 (8.64%) WebLogic
4 25 (8.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (7.97%) WebSphere
6 23 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (5.98%) IIS
9 6 (1.99%) Apache
9 6 (1.99%) Lync
10 5 (1.66%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.33%) nginx
11 4 (1.33%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.66%) CMS
12 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 80 (26.58%) MS Excel
2 39 (12.96%) MS Office
3 5 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Sage 50
2 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.00%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.30%) Office 365
2 24 (7.97%) IBM PureFlex
3 16 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (29.57%) SAN
2 58 (19.27%) DNS
3 50 (16.61%) Firewall
4 45 (14.95%) DHCP
5 43 (14.29%) LAN
6 37 (12.29%) WAN
7 33 (10.96%) TCP/IP
8 32 (10.63%) VPN
9 23 (7.64%) VoIP
10 16 (5.32%) Ethernet
11 14 (4.65%) NAS
11 14 (4.65%) NetScaler
12 13 (4.32%) VLAN
13 12 (3.99%) Wireless
13 12 (3.99%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (3.32%) IPv4
15 8 (2.66%) Internet
15 8 (2.66%) Network Security
16 6 (1.99%) MPLS
16 6 (1.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (31.23%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.30%) Oracle Database
3 25 (8.31%) Relational Database
4 24 (7.97%) DB2
4 24 (7.97%) RDBMS
4 24 (7.97%) Oracle Exadata
5 10 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.66%) MySQL
9 5 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.33%) SQLite
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.66%) MSI
2 2 (0.66%) Hudson
2 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.33%) WiX
3 1 (0.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.33%) NUnit
3 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.33%) FxCop
3 1 (0.33%) StyleCop
3 1 (0.33%) Moq
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (10.96%) Finance
2 24 (7.97%) Retail
3 18 (5.98%) Banking
4 8 (2.66%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.66%) Publishing
6 4 (1.33%) Advertising
6 4 (1.33%) Law
6 4 (1.33%) Marketing
7 2 (0.66%) Legal
7 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (21.59%) Architect
2 40 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (9.63%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (8.31%) Consultant
5 24 (7.97%) Systems Engineer
5 24 (7.97%) Support Engineer
5 24 (7.97%) Infrastructure Architect
5 24 (7.97%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 20 (6.64%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (5.65%) Administrator
9 16 (5.32%) Technical Architect
10 15 (4.98%) Analyst
11 10 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (3.32%) Support Specialist
11 10 (3.32%) Citrix Architect
12 9 (2.99%) Technical Support
12 9 (2.99%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.96%) Middleware
2 24 (7.97%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (7.97%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 10 (3.32%) Web Services
4 3 (1.00%) .NET
4 3 (1.00%) J2EE
5 2 (0.66%) COM
5 2 (0.66%) SOAP
5 2 (0.66%) XML
5 2 (0.66%) XSD
5 2 (0.66%) XSLT
5 2 (0.66%) JMS
5 2 (0.66%) WSDL
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.66%) WebCenter
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (0.33%) WCF
6 1 (0.33%) WPF
6 1 (0.33%) LINQ
6 1 (0.33%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 85 (28.24%) Data Centre
2 35 (11.63%) FlexPod
3 25 (8.31%) Clustering
4 16 (5.32%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.32%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.32%) Thin Client
6 10 (3.32%) Replication
7 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.66%) HACMP
9 4 (1.33%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.33%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.33%) HP StoreVirtual
10 3 (1.00%) CCTV
10 3 (1.00%) Derivative
11 2 (0.66%) iSeries
11 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.66%) Tandem
11 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 222 (73.75%) Windows
2 78 (25.91%) Linux
3 60 (19.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (13.95%) Solaris
7 37 (12.29%) AIX
7 37 (12.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (9.30%) Windows 7
9 27 (8.97%) HPUX
9 27 (8.97%) SUSE
10 24 (7.97%) zOS
10 24 (7.97%) OS/400
11 17 (5.65%) UNIX
12 11 (3.65%) CentOS
13 10 (3.32%) Mac OS X
13 10 (3.32%) Android
14 9 (2.99%) Debian
15 8 (2.66%) Ubuntu
15 8 (2.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.25%) ITIL
2 46 (15.28%) Coaching
3 44 (14.62%) Business Continuity
4 39 (12.96%) Mentoring
5 29 (9.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 27 (8.97%) Incident Management
6 27 (8.97%) Change Management
7 24 (7.97%) Migration
7 24 (7.97%) Converged Infrastructure
8 18 (5.98%) Service Management
8 18 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (4.98%) Configuration Management
11 14 (4.65%) Project Management
11 14 (4.65%) Server Building
12 11 (3.65%) Load Balancing
12 11 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (3.65%) Change Control
13 10 (3.32%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (3.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (12.62%) SQL
2 25 (8.31%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.99%) VBScript
4 8 (2.66%) VB
4 8 (2.66%) Python
5 6 (1.99%) C
6 5 (1.66%) PHP
6 5 (1.66%) Ruby
7 4 (1.33%) Perl
8 3 (1.00%) AWK
8 3 (1.00%) sed
9 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.33%) C#
10 1 (0.33%) Java
10 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (13.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 35 (11.63%) MCSE
4 28 (9.30%) Degree
5 26 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (8.31%) CCNA
7 21 (6.98%) NCDA
8 20 (6.64%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (5.65%) CCA
10 14 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (3.99%) Security Cleared
12 11 (3.65%) MCITP
13 10 (3.32%) SC Cleared
14 8 (2.66%) MCTS
14 8 (2.66%) MCSA
14 8 (2.66%) CCNP
14 8 (2.66%) VCAP
15 7 (2.33%) CCEE
15 7 (2.33%) MCP
15 7 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.98%) SLA
2 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.00%) QA
4 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (35.88%) Active Directory
2 74 (24.58%) Hyper-V
3 53 (17.61%) XenDesktop
4 37 (12.29%) XenApp
5 34 (11.30%) vSphere
6 25 (8.31%) KVM
7 19 (6.31%) XenServer
8 18 (5.98%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (4.65%) VMware ESX
10 11 (3.65%) vCloud
11 10 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (1.99%) VMware Server
14 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (1.33%) Xen
16 3 (1.00%) pfSense
17 2 (0.66%) Ceph
17 2 (0.66%) NFS
17 2 (0.66%) Firmware
17 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (7.97%) Tivoli
2 11 (3.65%) WSUS
2 11 (3.65%) SCCM
3 5 (1.66%) Puppet
3 5 (1.66%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.00%) cPanel
4 3 (1.00%) ARCserve
4 3 (1.00%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.00%) Plesk
4 3 (1.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.66%) Nagios
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.66%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (0.66%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.66%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.66%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 301 (100.00%) VMware
2 187 (62.13%) Microsoft
3 120 (39.87%) Cisco
4 114 (37.87%) Citrix
5 91 (30.23%) NetApp
6 62 (20.60%) HP
7 60 (19.93%) Oracle
8 40 (13.29%) IBM
8 40 (13.29%) EMC
9 38 (12.62%) Red Hat
10 33 (10.96%) Juniper
11 30 (9.97%) Symantec
12 29 (9.63%) CA
13 25 (8.31%) CheckPoint
14 24 (7.97%) BMC
14 24 (7.97%) Brocade
15 15 (4.98%) AppSense
16 11 (3.65%) Veeam
17 10 (3.32%) Dell
18 7 (2.33%) Sun
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Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000 +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + pension
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IT Lab
Salary: £33k - £40k basic (DOE)
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Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
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