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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 37 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware 212 191 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.37% 4.55% 6.51%
As % of the Vendors category 12.37% 10.37% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 187 166 221
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.25%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1714 1842 1806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.41% 43.85% 48.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1567 1553
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 11 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 11 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 +5 16 £26,500 -49.52% 5
Stockport +3 13 £27,500 -57.69% 5
Wigan +2 5 £35,000 -7.89%
Altrincham +5 4 £41,250 +32.00% 1
Cheadle +4 4 - -
Bolton -3 2 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Salford -6 1 £22,000 -41.33%
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 342 (68.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 311 (62.20%) Windows
3 245 (49.00%) Microsoft
4 215 (43.00%) Citrix
5 179 (35.80%) Active Directory
6 169 (33.80%) MS Exchange
7 158 (31.60%) Cisco
8 147 (29.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 143 (28.60%) SQL
10 128 (25.60%) Hyper-V
11 121 (24.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 121 (24.20%) NetApp
12 117 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 116 (23.20%) MS Excel
14 112 (22.40%) SAN
15 100 (20.00%) ITIL
16 96 (19.20%) vSphere
17 93 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
18 91 (18.20%) SQL Server
19 89 (17.80%) HP
19 89 (17.80%) WAN
20 86 (17.20%) LAN
21 85 (17.00%) Linux
22 84 (16.80%) Firewall
23 76 (15.20%) MCSE
24 75 (15.00%) XenApp
25 73 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2010
26 66 (13.20%) DNS
27 60 (12.00%) XenDesktop
28 58 (11.60%) Cisco Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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
1 169 (33.80%) MS Exchange
2 73 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (10.60%) SharePoint
4 45 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (7.00%) IIS
7 28 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (4.60%) Lync
9 21 (4.20%) Apache
10 20 (4.00%) Tomcat
11 16 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (1.80%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.80%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.20%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (1.00%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.80%) TPMS
15 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.40%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 116 (23.20%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.60%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.40%) Office 365
2 18 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.80%) SaaS
4 9 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.00%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.40%) IaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 112 (22.40%) SAN
2 89 (17.80%) WAN
3 86 (17.20%) LAN
4 84 (16.80%) Firewall
5 66 (13.20%) DNS
6 57 (11.40%) TCP/IP
7 46 (9.20%) DHCP
8 33 (6.60%) NAS
9 28 (5.60%) NetScaler
10 25 (5.00%) Internet
11 23 (4.60%) VPN
12 21 (4.20%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (3.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (3.20%) VoIP
15 15 (3.00%) iSCSI
16 12 (2.40%) VLAN
17 10 (2.00%) Network Security
17 10 (2.00%) WLAN
18 8 (1.60%) Unified Communications
19 6 (1.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (18.20%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.80%) MySQL
3 32 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (5.20%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (3.60%) Oracle Database
6 18 (3.60%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (1.20%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.40%) DB2
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.20%) Redis
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.20%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.60%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.40%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.20%) NUnit
4 6 (1.20%) Selenium
5 4 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.80%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.60%) JUnit
6 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.60%) FxCop
6 3 (0.60%) StyleCop
6 3 (0.60%) Moq
6 3 (0.60%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.40%) Subversion
8 1 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.20%) Hudson
8 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
General
1 27 (5.40%) Finance
2 12 (2.40%) Marketing
3 11 (2.20%) Retail
4 9 (1.80%) Law
5 7 (1.40%) Banking
6 5 (1.00%) Military
6 5 (1.00%) Electronics
6 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.80%) Legal
8 3 (0.60%) Advertising
9 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (17.60%) Support Engineer
2 70 (14.00%) Analyst
3 45 (9.00%) Consultant
3 45 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 43 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (7.80%) Architect
6 31 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (6.00%) Administrator
8 27 (5.40%) Support Analyst
9 23 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (4.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 22 (4.40%) IT Support
11 20 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (3.40%) Service Analyst
12 17 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (3.20%) DBA
14 15 (3.00%) Network Engineer
14 15 (3.00%) Infrastructure Manager
14 15 (3.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.60%) Web Services
2 19 (3.80%) .NET
3 10 (2.00%) Middleware
4 9 (1.80%) HTML
5 8 (1.60%) CSS
5 8 (1.60%) XML
6 7 (1.40%) jQuery
7 5 (1.00%) HTML5
7 5 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.00%) WCF
8 4 (0.80%) WPF
8 4 (0.80%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.80%) LINQ
9 3 (0.60%) Ninject
9 3 (0.60%) REST
9 3 (0.60%) CSS3
9 3 (0.60%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (0.60%) COM
9 3 (0.60%) XSLT
10 2 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.40%) FlexPod
2 18 (3.60%) Replication
3 13 (2.60%) EqualLogic
4 11 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.20%) CLARiiON
5 10 (2.00%) Clustering
6 9 (1.80%) GIS
6 9 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.00%) Statistics
9 4 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.80%) Symmetrix
9 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.80%) Open Source
10 3 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.60%) Celerra
10 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.60%) Human Factors
11 2 (0.40%) IVR
11 2 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 311 (62.20%) Windows
2 147 (29.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 93 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 85 (17.00%) Linux
6 45 (9.00%) Windows 7
7 33 (6.60%) Windows XP
8 31 (6.20%) UNIX
9 26 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (5.20%) Windows 8
10 17 (3.40%) CentOS
11 11 (2.20%) Solaris
12 6 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.20%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.00%) AIX
13 5 (1.00%) Debian
14 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.60%) HPUX
16 2 (0.40%) OS/400
16 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (20.00%) ITIL
2 36 (7.20%) Project Management
3 28 (5.60%) Problem Management
4 26 (5.20%) Change Control
5 24 (4.80%) Change Management
6 22 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (4.40%) Business Continuity
7 20 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 18 (3.60%) CRM
8 18 (3.60%) Load Balancing
9 16 (3.20%) Incident Management
10 15 (3.00%) Software Deployment
11 14 (2.80%) Migration
12 13 (2.60%) Risk Assessment
12 13 (2.60%) SOA
12 13 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (2.40%) Business Development
14 11 (2.20%) Infrastructure Management
15 10 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (2.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (28.60%) SQL
2 25 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.40%) Perl
4 16 (3.20%) Bash Shell
5 12 (2.40%) Python
6 11 (2.20%) Ruby
6 11 (2.20%) C#
7 10 (2.00%) PHP
8 9 (1.80%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.80%) C
8 9 (1.80%) JavaScript
9 8 (1.60%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.80%) VBScript
10 4 (0.80%) XAML
11 3 (0.60%) XPath
12 2 (0.40%) Java
12 2 (0.40%) C++
13 1 (0.20%) Delphi
13 1 (0.20%) VB
13 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (24.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (15.20%) MCSE
3 58 (11.60%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (11.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 52 (10.40%) CCNA
6 48 (9.60%) MCITP
7 44 (8.80%) Citrix Certification
8 30 (6.00%) CCA
9 28 (5.60%) MCSA
10 24 (4.80%) MCTS
11 22 (4.40%) Degree
12 18 (3.60%) MCP
13 17 (3.40%) NCDA
14 14 (2.80%) NCIE
15 11 (2.20%) CCIA
16 10 (2.00%) CCEE
17 9 (1.80%) CCENT
17 9 (1.80%) SC Cleared
17 9 (1.80%) Security Cleared
18 8 (1.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.20%) SLA
2 14 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.20%) QA
3 6 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.20%) BS7799
4 3 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 342 (68.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 179 (35.80%) Active Directory
3 128 (25.60%) Hyper-V
4 96 (19.20%) vSphere
5 75 (15.00%) XenApp
6 60 (12.00%) XenDesktop
7 35 (7.00%) XenServer
8 19 (3.80%) VMware ESX
9 18 (3.60%) vCloud
10 13 (2.60%) VMware Server
11 10 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (1.60%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.60%) Squid
13 7 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.80%) Xen
14 4 (0.80%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 44 (8.80%) SCCM
2 29 (5.80%) SCOM
3 21 (4.20%) Backup Exec
4 15 (3.00%) Puppet
5 12 (2.40%) Nagios
6 11 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
7 10 (2.00%) WSUS
8 9 (1.80%) Tivoli
9 7 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (1.40%) Data Guard
9 7 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.40%) logstash
10 6 (1.20%) Kibana
11 5 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.80%) Cacti
12 4 (0.80%) OpenNMS
12 4 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (0.40%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 245 (49.00%) Microsoft
2 215 (43.00%) Citrix
3 158 (31.60%) Cisco
4 121 (24.20%) NetApp
5 89 (17.80%) HP
6 52 (10.40%) EMC
7 44 (8.80%) Oracle
8 33 (6.60%) IBM
9 32 (6.40%) Symantec
10 31 (6.20%) Red Hat
11 29 (5.80%) Dell
12 27 (5.40%) Veeam
13 18 (3.60%) Juniper
13 18 (3.60%) McAfee
14 15 (3.00%) 3PAR
15 12 (2.40%) Apple
16 11 (2.20%) AppSense
16 11 (2.20%) BMC
16 11 (2.20%) ProCurve
17 10 (2.00%) Avaya
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car allowance, On-call
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum Healthcare Cashback Scheme, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum CIRCA £36,000, ONSITE GYM, COMPANY C
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,500 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £24 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 23,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita
Salary: car
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Fuel Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £51,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago