The table below looks at the statistics 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 36 37 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +33
Permanent jobs citing VMware 199 244 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.15% 6.34% 3.84%
As % of the Vendors category 13.96% 14.30% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 152 204 143
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £58,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
VMware
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1426 1706 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.09% 44.32% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1385 1584
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 2015.

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 May 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 0 11 £54,000 +81.51% 5
Bolton +13 10 £42,500 +88.88% 1
Salford +12 7 £39,500 +79.54%
Oldham +3 4 £30,000 -7.69%
Bury - 3 £27,500 - 1
Wigan +1 2 £41,250 +32.00% 1
Stockport -11 2 - - 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 341 (70.31%) Windows
2 299 (61.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 266 (54.85%) Microsoft
4 195 (40.21%) Cisco
5 184 (37.94%) Active Directory
6 181 (37.32%) Citrix
7 180 (37.11%) NetApp
8 141 (29.07%) SAN
9 131 (27.01%) MS Exchange
10 121 (24.95%) SQL Server
11 117 (24.12%) ITIL
12 116 (23.92%) MS Excel
13 109 (22.47%) Data Centre
14 107 (22.06%) HP
14 107 (22.06%) DNS
15 102 (21.03%) Windows Server 2012
16 101 (20.82%) Linux
16 101 (20.82%) Windows Server 2008
17 100 (20.62%) Hyper-V
18 88 (18.14%) Firewall
19 82 (16.91%) XenDesktop
20 81 (16.70%) Microsoft Certification
21 79 (16.29%) DHCP
22 77 (15.88%) Windows Server 2003
23 76 (15.67%) Oracle
24 72 (14.85%) LAN
25 71 (14.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 69 (14.23%) Exchange Server 2010
27 66 (13.61%) SQL
28 64 (13.20%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 131 (27.01%) MS Exchange
2 69 (14.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (11.13%) SharePoint
4 45 (9.28%) IIS
4 45 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 28 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 26 (5.36%) WebSphere
8 22 (4.54%) WebLogic
9 17 (3.51%) Lync
10 12 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.65%) Apache
13 5 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.03%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2000
16 1 (0.21%) nginx
16 1 (0.21%) WorkSite
Applications
1 116 (23.92%) MS Excel
2 47 (9.69%) MS Office
3 5 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.03%) Sage 50
2 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.74%) Office 365
1 23 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.41%) SaaS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (29.07%) SAN
2 107 (22.06%) DNS
3 88 (18.14%) Firewall
4 79 (16.29%) DHCP
5 72 (14.85%) LAN
6 64 (13.20%) WAN
7 53 (10.93%) VPN
8 33 (6.80%) TCP/IP
9 29 (5.98%) NAS
9 29 (5.98%) VLAN
10 27 (5.57%) VoIP
11 24 (4.95%) Wireless
11 24 (4.95%) Network Security
12 23 (4.74%) Ethernet
13 17 (3.51%) iSCSI
14 15 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (3.09%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (2.89%) NetScaler
15 14 (2.89%) Internet
16 13 (2.68%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (24.95%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.04%) Oracle Database
3 28 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (4.95%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.74%) RDBMS
6 22 (4.54%) DB2
6 22 (4.54%) Oracle Exadata
7 19 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.24%) MySQL
10 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.82%) Big Data
12 4 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Eclipse
1 4 (0.82%) Maven
2 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.62%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.41%) MSI
4 1 (0.21%) NUnit
4 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) Moq
4 1 (0.21%) FxCop
4 1 (0.21%) StyleCop
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.21%) WiX
General
1 42 (8.66%) Finance
2 19 (3.92%) Retail
3 15 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.47%) Banking
5 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.03%) Advertising
6 4 (0.82%) Publishing
6 4 (0.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.21%) Marketing
7 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 77 (15.88%) Support Engineer
2 71 (14.64%) Architect
3 65 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 60 (12.37%) 3rd Line Support
5 43 (8.87%) Consultant
6 39 (8.04%) Analyst
7 34 (7.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 29 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
10 24 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
11 23 (4.74%) Citrix Architect
11 23 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (4.74%) Technical Support
12 22 (4.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.92%) IT Support
13 19 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
13 19 (3.92%) Support Specialist
14 17 (3.51%) Technical Architect
14 17 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 16 (3.30%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.36%) WebSphere MQ
2 25 (5.15%) Middleware
3 22 (4.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 10 (2.06%) .NET
5 8 (1.65%) Web Services
6 5 (1.03%) J2EE
6 5 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.82%) REST
7 4 (0.82%) SAX
7 4 (0.82%) XML Schema
7 4 (0.82%) JMS
7 4 (0.82%) J2SE
7 4 (0.82%) XML
7 4 (0.82%) DOM
7 4 (0.82%) XSLT
7 4 (0.82%) Servlets
7 4 (0.82%) Grails
8 3 (0.62%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.41%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 109 (22.47%) Data Centre
2 49 (10.10%) FlexPod
3 33 (6.80%) Clustering
4 31 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.30%) Replication
7 11 (2.27%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.27%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.82%) Life Science
9 4 (0.82%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.62%) Statistics
10 3 (0.62%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.41%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.41%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.41%) Derivative
12 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.21%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 341 (70.31%) Windows
2 102 (21.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 101 (20.82%) Linux
3 101 (20.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (15.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (12.16%) Windows 7
6 42 (8.66%) Solaris
7 34 (7.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (4.95%) AIX
8 24 (4.95%) Windows 8
9 23 (4.74%) HPUX
9 23 (4.74%) SUSE
10 22 (4.54%) UNIX
10 22 (4.54%) OS/400
10 22 (4.54%) zOS
11 19 (3.92%) Windows XP
12 12 (2.47%) Android
13 9 (1.86%) CentOS
14 8 (1.65%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (24.12%) ITIL
2 47 (9.69%) Coaching
2 47 (9.69%) Business Continuity
3 42 (8.66%) Mentoring
4 37 (7.63%) Migration
5 35 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (6.80%) Change Management
7 30 (6.19%) Project Management
8 29 (5.98%) Incident Management
8 29 (5.98%) Infrastructure Management
9 25 (5.15%) PRINCE2
10 23 (4.74%) Converged Infrastructure
11 22 (4.54%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (3.92%) Service Management
13 15 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (2.89%) Problem Management
15 13 (2.68%) Change Control
15 13 (2.68%) Kalman Filter
16 12 (2.47%) Service Delivery
17 11 (2.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (13.61%) SQL
2 37 (7.63%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.51%) C
4 9 (1.86%) VB
5 8 (1.65%) VBScript
6 7 (1.44%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.44%) Perl
6 7 (1.44%) PHP
7 6 (1.24%) Java
8 5 (1.03%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.82%) XPath
10 3 (0.62%) Python
11 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.21%) Ruby
12 1 (0.21%) AWK
12 1 (0.21%) C#
12 1 (0.21%) sed
Qualifications
1 81 (16.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (14.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 54 (11.13%) MCSE
4 46 (9.48%) Degree
5 43 (8.87%) NCDA
6 40 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (8.04%) Citrix Certification
8 38 (7.84%) CCNA
9 37 (7.63%) CCA
10 21 (4.33%) MCSA
11 20 (4.12%) NCIE
11 20 (4.12%) VCAP
12 19 (3.92%) MCITP
13 18 (3.71%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (3.71%) CCEE
14 17 (3.51%) MCTS
15 16 (3.30%) Security Cleared
16 14 (2.89%) CCIA
16 14 (2.89%) SC Cleared
17 13 (2.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.09%) SLA
2 7 (1.44%) QA
3 6 (1.24%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 299 (61.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 184 (37.94%) Active Directory
3 100 (20.62%) Hyper-V
4 82 (16.91%) XenDesktop
5 64 (13.20%) XenApp
6 56 (11.55%) vSphere
7 31 (6.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 23 (4.74%) XenServer
9 22 (4.54%) KVM
10 17 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (3.51%) VMware ESX
11 14 (2.89%) vCloud
12 7 (1.44%) VMware Server
12 7 (1.44%) NFS
13 5 (1.03%) Xen
14 3 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.41%) Firmware
15 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (5.77%) SCCM
2 22 (4.54%) Tivoli
3 9 (1.86%) Puppet
4 8 (1.65%) NetBackup
4 8 (1.65%) Nagios
5 7 (1.44%) WSUS
6 6 (1.24%) XenMobile
6 6 (1.24%) SCOM
7 5 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.82%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.62%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.41%) cPanel
10 2 (0.41%) vMotion
10 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.41%) EMC Navisphere
10 2 (0.41%) WMI
11 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 266 (54.85%) Microsoft
2 195 (40.21%) Cisco
3 181 (37.32%) Citrix
4 180 (37.11%) NetApp
5 107 (22.06%) HP
6 76 (15.67%) Oracle
7 49 (10.10%) EMC
8 41 (8.45%) Symantec
9 40 (8.25%) Juniper
10 38 (7.84%) Red Hat
11 36 (7.42%) CA
12 35 (7.22%) IBM
13 28 (5.77%) AppSense
14 27 (5.57%) Brocade
15 26 (5.36%) Dell
16 24 (4.95%) CheckPoint
17 23 (4.74%) BMC
18 19 (3.92%) Veeam
19 12 (2.47%) SolarWinds
20 10 (2.06%) Meraki
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus 10% bonus and exellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Frontline Consultancy
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum +Extensive Benefis Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago