The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Workstation 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 Workstation over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank - 181 174
Permanent jobs citing VMware Workstation 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.049% 0.026%
As % of the System Software category - 0.61% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £40,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +86.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +82.60%
System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
390 329 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.72% 8.11% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 323 287 281
Average salary £33,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
VMware Workstation
North West

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Workstation across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Workstation Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware Workstation
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Workstation across the Manchester region.

VMware Workstation Salary Trend in Manchester

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware Workstation 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 Workstation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp