The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 40 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware 212 210 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.28% 5.10% 5.95%
As % of the Vendors category 12.07% 11.54% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 179 182 202
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1757 1820 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.76% 44.20% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1539 1627
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
North West

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Salary Trend in Manchester

VMware
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Manchester

VMware
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +2 13 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Stockport -7 10 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Cheadle +5 8 - - 1
Wigan +2 4 £31,000 -18.42%
Bolton -2 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Altrincham +4 1 - - 3
Salford -7 1 £22,000 -46.66% 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware 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.

1 345 (70.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 301 (61.18%) Windows
3 244 (49.59%) Microsoft
4 218 (44.31%) Citrix
5 176 (35.77%) Active Directory
6 158 (32.11%) MS Exchange
7 154 (31.30%) Cisco
8 135 (27.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 135 (27.44%) Hyper-V
9 128 (26.02%) NetApp
10 125 (25.41%) SQL
11 122 (24.80%) MS Excel
12 113 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 109 (22.15%) SAN
14 104 (21.14%) ITIL
15 103 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
16 95 (19.31%) vSphere
17 92 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
18 89 (18.09%) SQL Server
18 89 (18.09%) Linux
19 84 (17.07%) WAN
20 83 (16.87%) Firewall
21 80 (16.26%) LAN
22 78 (15.85%) HP
22 78 (15.85%) XenApp
23 65 (13.21%) MCSE
23 65 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
24 63 (12.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 62 (12.60%) XenDesktop
26 61 (12.40%) Citrix Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 158 (32.11%) MS Exchange
2 65 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (9.96%) SharePoint
4 39 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 39 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (7.52%) IIS
6 29 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (4.47%) Apache
7 22 (4.47%) Lync
8 19 (3.86%) Tomcat
9 10 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.83%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.63%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.02%) TPMS
12 5 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.81%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.61%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.41%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 122 (24.80%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.67%) MS Office
3 5 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.61%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.47%) Office 365
2 19 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.85%) SaaS
4 8 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.22%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.41%) IaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 109 (22.15%) SAN
2 84 (17.07%) WAN
3 83 (16.87%) Firewall
4 80 (16.26%) LAN
5 60 (12.20%) DNS
6 47 (9.55%) TCP/IP
7 40 (8.13%) DHCP
8 37 (7.52%) NAS
9 29 (5.89%) NetScaler
10 27 (5.49%) Internet
11 20 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
12 19 (3.86%) VPN
13 16 (3.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (3.05%) iSCSI
15 13 (2.64%) VoIP
16 12 (2.44%) Network Security
16 12 (2.44%) VLAN
17 9 (1.83%) WLAN
18 8 (1.63%) Unified Communications
19 7 (1.42%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 42 (8.54%) MySQL
3 31 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 22 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (3.46%) Oracle Database
6 17 (3.46%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (1.22%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.41%) DB2
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.20%) Redis
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (3.05%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.03%) NUnit
4 9 (1.83%) Selenium
5 7 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.42%) Eclipse
5 7 (1.42%) JUnit
6 5 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 5 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.61%) FxCop
8 3 (0.61%) StyleCop
8 3 (0.61%) Moq
8 3 (0.61%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.41%) Subversion
9 2 (0.41%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 31 (6.30%) Finance
2 12 (2.44%) Marketing
3 11 (2.24%) Retail
4 7 (1.42%) Banking
5 6 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.02%) Military
6 5 (1.02%) Electronics
6 5 (1.02%) Law
7 3 (0.61%) Legal
7 3 (0.61%) Advertising
8 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 86 (17.48%) Support Engineer
2 70 (14.23%) Analyst
3 47 (9.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 47 (9.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 40 (8.13%) Consultant
5 38 (7.72%) Architect
6 29 (5.89%) Support Analyst
7 27 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 24 (4.88%) Administrator
8 24 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 22 (4.47%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (3.86%) Service Analyst
10 19 (3.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 19 (3.86%) IT Support
11 16 (3.25%) Citrix Engineer
12 14 (2.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 14 (2.85%) Server Engineer
12 14 (2.85%) Infrastructure Manager
12 14 (2.85%) Network Support
12 14 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.93%) Web Services
2 16 (3.25%) .NET
3 14 (2.85%) HTML
4 12 (2.44%) CSS
5 10 (2.03%) jQuery
5 10 (2.03%) HTML5
6 9 (1.83%) Middleware
7 7 (1.42%) CSS3
8 6 (1.22%) RESTful
9 5 (1.02%) Backbone.js
9 5 (1.02%) WCF
9 5 (1.02%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.02%) XML
10 4 (0.81%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.81%) LINQ
11 3 (0.61%) Ninject
11 3 (0.61%) WPF
11 3 (0.61%) COM
12 2 (0.41%) XSLT
12 2 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.49%) FlexPod
2 13 (2.64%) EqualLogic
2 13 (2.64%) Replication
3 11 (2.24%) CLARiiON
3 11 (2.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.03%) Clustering
5 9 (1.83%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.42%) GIS
7 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.02%) Statistics
9 4 (0.81%) Human Factors
9 4 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.81%) Symmetrix
9 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.61%) Open Source
10 3 (0.61%) Celerra
10 3 (0.61%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.41%) PKI
11 2 (0.41%) PDA
11 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 301 (61.18%) Windows
2 135 (27.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 92 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 89 (18.09%) Linux
6 43 (8.74%) Windows 7
7 31 (6.30%) Windows XP
8 30 (6.10%) UNIX
9 26 (5.28%) Windows 8
10 25 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (3.05%) CentOS
12 14 (2.85%) Solaris
13 10 (2.03%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.22%) AIX
14 6 (1.22%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.81%) VMS
15 4 (0.81%) Debian
16 3 (0.61%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (21.14%) ITIL
2 30 (6.10%) Project Management
3 29 (5.89%) Change Management
3 29 (5.89%) Change Control
4 28 (5.69%) Problem Management
5 23 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (3.86%) Business Continuity
6 19 (3.86%) Configuration Management
6 19 (3.86%) Incident Management
7 17 (3.46%) Load Balancing
8 14 (2.85%) CRM
8 14 (2.85%) Migration
9 13 (2.64%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (2.64%) Service Management
9 13 (2.64%) SOA
9 13 (2.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (2.44%) Business Development
11 11 (2.24%) Scrum
11 11 (2.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 125 (25.41%) SQL
2 24 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.85%) Perl
4 13 (2.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.64%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.03%) Python
5 10 (2.03%) Shell Script
5 10 (2.03%) C#
6 9 (1.83%) C
7 8 (1.63%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.63%) Ruby
8 7 (1.42%) PHP
9 3 (0.61%) XAML
9 3 (0.61%) VBScript
10 2 (0.41%) Java
10 2 (0.41%) C++
10 2 (0.41%) XPath
11 1 (0.20%) Groovy
11 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 113 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (13.21%) MCSE
3 63 (12.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 61 (12.40%) Citrix Certification
5 53 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (9.96%) MCITP
7 47 (9.55%) CCA
7 47 (9.55%) CCNA
8 34 (6.91%) MCTS
9 28 (5.69%) MCSA
10 22 (4.47%) MCP
11 21 (4.27%) NCDA
12 18 (3.66%) Degree
13 14 (2.85%) NCIE
14 10 (2.03%) CCIA
15 9 (1.83%) SC Cleared
15 9 (1.83%) Security Cleared
15 9 (1.83%) CCNP
16 8 (1.63%) CCEE
17 7 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.55%) SLA
2 16 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.22%) BS7799
3 6 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.02%) QA
5 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 345 (70.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 176 (35.77%) Active Directory
3 135 (27.44%) Hyper-V
4 95 (19.31%) vSphere
5 78 (15.85%) XenApp
6 62 (12.60%) XenDesktop
7 33 (6.71%) XenServer
8 21 (4.27%) VMware ESX
9 19 (3.86%) vCloud
10 14 (2.85%) VMware Server
11 9 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.42%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (1.02%) Squid
14 4 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.81%) Xen
14 4 (0.81%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.81%) NFS
Systems Management
1 47 (9.55%) SCCM
2 32 (6.50%) SCOM
3 20 (4.07%) Backup Exec
4 12 (2.44%) Puppet
5 9 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (1.83%) Nagios
6 8 (1.63%) Tivoli
7 7 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (1.42%) Data Guard
7 7 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.22%) WSUS
9 4 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.81%) Cacti
9 4 (0.81%) OpenNMS
9 4 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.81%) logstash
10 3 (0.61%) Kibana
11 2 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.41%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 244 (49.59%) Microsoft
2 218 (44.31%) Citrix
3 154 (31.30%) Cisco
4 128 (26.02%) NetApp
5 78 (15.85%) HP
6 49 (9.96%) EMC
7 40 (8.13%) Oracle
8 32 (6.50%) Symantec
9 31 (6.30%) Dell
10 30 (6.10%) Red Hat
11 29 (5.89%) IBM
12 25 (5.08%) Veeam
13 21 (4.27%) McAfee
14 17 (3.46%) Juniper
15 15 (3.05%) 3PAR
16 11 (2.24%) BMC
16 11 (2.24%) Apple
17 10 (2.03%) AppSense
18 8 (1.63%) Sophos
18 8 (1.63%) ProCurve
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Car + pension + healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 23,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + on call
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance + pension + healt
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens + OT
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago