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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 258 224 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.71% 5.52% 5.70%
As % of the Vendors category 15.71% 12.54% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 177 178 196
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
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
1642 1786 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.68% 43.98% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1392 1425
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 26 £47,500 -1.04% 2
Stockport +5 10 £31,000 +12.72% 3
Bolton +12 7 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Altrincham +9 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Cheadle +4 4 £42,500 - 2
Oldham +1 4 £21,500 - 1
Salford +4 3 £37,500 -21.87% 2
Wigan +3 3 £24,000 +6.66% 1
Bury - 2 £27,500 -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 353 (76.57%) Windows
2 279 (60.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 245 (53.15%) Microsoft
4 178 (38.61%) Active Directory
5 167 (36.23%) Citrix
6 148 (32.10%) Cisco
7 143 (31.02%) SQL Server
8 139 (30.15%) SAN
9 114 (24.73%) MS Exchange
10 109 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 107 (23.21%) ITIL
12 102 (22.13%) Linux
13 96 (20.82%) NetApp
13 96 (20.82%) DNS
14 93 (20.17%) MS Excel
15 89 (19.31%) Hyper-V
16 86 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
17 85 (18.44%) Windows Server 2012
18 81 (17.57%) HP
19 77 (16.70%) Data Centre
20 74 (16.05%) SQL
21 68 (14.75%) LAN
21 68 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
22 66 (14.32%) XenDesktop
23 65 (14.10%) DHCP
24 62 (13.45%) WAN
25 61 (13.23%) MCSE
25 61 (13.23%) Firewall
25 61 (13.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 60 (13.02%) Degree

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 114 (24.73%) MS Exchange
2 59 (12.80%) SharePoint
3 58 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (8.03%) IIS
5 29 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (6.07%) WebLogic
6 28 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (5.42%) WebSphere
8 17 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (3.04%) Lync
10 11 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (2.39%) Apache
11 7 (1.52%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.30%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.08%) nginx
14 4 (0.87%) Drupal
15 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 93 (20.17%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.16%) MS Office
3 3 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.08%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.46%) Office 365
2 35 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.21%) IBM PureFlex
4 20 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.74%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.65%) SaaS
9 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 139 (30.15%) SAN
2 96 (20.82%) DNS
3 68 (14.75%) LAN
4 65 (14.10%) DHCP
5 62 (13.45%) WAN
6 61 (13.23%) Firewall
7 44 (9.54%) TCP/IP
8 43 (9.33%) VPN
9 28 (6.07%) VoIP
10 27 (5.86%) Internet
11 25 (5.42%) NAS
12 22 (4.77%) Ethernet
13 20 (4.34%) NetScaler
13 20 (4.34%) VLAN
14 14 (3.04%) Wireless
15 12 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (2.39%) SNMP
16 11 (2.39%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (2.17%) IPv4
17 10 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (31.02%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (8.46%) Oracle Database
4 32 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (6.29%) Relational Database
6 24 (5.21%) Oracle Exadata
6 24 (5.21%) DB2
6 24 (5.21%) RDBMS
7 23 (4.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.39%) MySQL
10 8 (1.74%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.74%) Big Data
11 7 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.30%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Git (software)
1 4 (0.87%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.43%) NUnit
2 2 (0.43%) FxCop
2 2 (0.43%) StyleCop
2 2 (0.43%) Moq
2 2 (0.43%) Hudson
2 2 (0.43%) Gerrit
2 2 (0.43%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.43%) WiX
3 1 (0.22%) Gradle
3 1 (0.22%) Maven
3 1 (0.22%) Ant
General
1 54 (11.71%) Finance
2 22 (4.77%) Retail
3 14 (3.04%) Law
4 13 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.95%) Banking
7 7 (1.52%) Publishing
8 5 (1.08%) Marketing
9 4 (0.87%) Advertising
10 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.43%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (16.27%) Architect
2 51 (11.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (10.41%) Consultant
4 37 (8.03%) Analyst
4 37 (8.03%) Support Engineer
5 36 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
6 31 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
7 27 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
8 26 (5.64%) IT Support
9 25 (5.42%) Infrastructure Architect
10 24 (5.21%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 21 (4.56%) 2nd Line Support
12 19 (4.12%) Administrator
12 19 (4.12%) Infrastructure Manager
13 18 (3.90%) Support Analyst
14 17 (3.69%) Support Technician
15 16 (3.47%) Citrix Architect
16 14 (3.04%) Technical Support
16 14 (3.04%) Technical Architect
16 14 (3.04%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.03%) Middleware
2 24 (5.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 24 (5.21%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (3.90%) Web Services
4 7 (1.52%) .NET
4 7 (1.52%) J2EE
5 6 (1.30%) XML
6 5 (1.08%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.87%) HTML
7 4 (0.87%) CSS
7 4 (0.87%) Ajax
7 4 (0.87%) jQuery
8 3 (0.65%) XMPP
9 2 (0.43%) WCF
9 2 (0.43%) WPF
9 2 (0.43%) LINQ
9 2 (0.43%) SOAP
9 2 (0.43%) COM
9 2 (0.43%) XSD
9 2 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 77 (16.70%) Data Centre
2 41 (8.89%) Clustering
3 34 (7.38%) FlexPod
4 32 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.12%) Replication
6 15 (3.25%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.25%) Private Cloud
7 13 (2.82%) Thin Client
7 13 (2.82%) Fat Client
8 10 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.08%) HACMP
9 5 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.87%) Derivative
10 4 (0.87%) EMC VNX
10 4 (0.87%) Social Media
11 3 (0.65%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.65%) iSeries
11 3 (0.65%) LPAR
11 3 (0.65%) CCTV
11 3 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 353 (76.57%) Windows
2 109 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (22.13%) Linux
4 85 (18.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (8.89%) AIX
6 41 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (8.68%) Windows 7
8 36 (7.81%) Solaris
9 31 (6.72%) UNIX
10 27 (5.86%) HPUX
10 27 (5.86%) SUSE
11 24 (5.21%) zOS
11 24 (5.21%) OS/400
12 11 (2.39%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.39%) Windows 8
13 10 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
13 10 (2.17%) Android
13 10 (2.17%) CentOS
13 10 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (23.21%) ITIL
2 55 (11.93%) Mentoring
2 55 (11.93%) Coaching
3 42 (9.11%) Business Continuity
4 40 (8.68%) Incident Management
5 31 (6.72%) Infrastructure Management
6 30 (6.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (6.29%) PRINCE2
7 29 (6.29%) Migration
8 27 (5.86%) Change Control
9 24 (5.21%) Converged Infrastructure
10 22 (4.77%) Service Management
11 20 (4.34%) Project Management
12 16 (3.47%) Service Delivery
12 16 (3.47%) Change Management
12 16 (3.47%) Load Balancing
12 16 (3.47%) Server Building
13 15 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (3.04%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (16.05%) SQL
2 16 (3.47%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.04%) PHP
4 12 (2.60%) Python
5 11 (2.39%) Perl
6 8 (1.74%) Ruby
7 6 (1.30%) C#
7 6 (1.30%) Java
8 5 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.87%) ActionScript
10 3 (0.65%) sed
10 3 (0.65%) AWK
10 3 (0.65%) VBScript
10 3 (0.65%) VB
10 3 (0.65%) C
11 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (13.23%) MCSE
2 61 (13.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 60 (13.02%) Degree
4 42 (9.11%) MCITP
5 34 (7.38%) Citrix Certification
6 33 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (6.51%) CCNA
8 27 (5.86%) CCA
9 22 (4.77%) MCSA
10 18 (3.90%) NCDA
11 16 (3.47%) MCP
12 15 (3.25%) CCEE
13 11 (2.39%) Security Cleared
14 10 (2.17%) SC Cleared
14 10 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (2.17%) CCNP
15 9 (1.95%) MCTS
15 9 (1.95%) VCAP
16 7 (1.52%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.11%) SLA
2 8 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.65%) QA
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 279 (60.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 178 (38.61%) Active Directory
3 89 (19.31%) Hyper-V
4 66 (14.32%) XenDesktop
5 55 (11.93%) XenApp
6 47 (10.20%) vSphere
7 26 (5.64%) KVM
7 26 (5.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (5.42%) XenServer
9 24 (5.21%) VMware ESX
10 20 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (3.90%) VMware Server
12 13 (2.82%) vCloud
13 7 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.87%) pfSense
16 3 (0.65%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.65%) Cronacle
16 3 (0.65%) Xen
17 2 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (5.42%) Tivoli
2 20 (4.34%) SCCM
3 12 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (1.74%) XenMobile
4 8 (1.74%) SCOM
5 7 (1.52%) WSUS
5 7 (1.52%) Puppet
5 7 (1.52%) cPanel
6 6 (1.30%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.08%) Data Guard
7 5 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.08%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.87%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.87%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.87%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.65%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 245 (53.15%) Microsoft
2 167 (36.23%) Citrix
3 148 (32.10%) Cisco
4 96 (20.82%) NetApp
5 81 (17.57%) HP
6 59 (12.80%) Oracle
7 48 (10.41%) EMC
8 43 (9.33%) IBM
9 41 (8.89%) Red Hat
10 37 (8.03%) Symantec
11 30 (6.51%) AppSense
12 28 (6.07%) Brocade
13 27 (5.86%) CheckPoint
13 27 (5.86%) Juniper
14 24 (5.21%) BMC
14 24 (5.21%) CA
15 23 (4.99%) Dell
16 19 (4.12%) Veeam
17 13 (2.82%) McAfee
18 11 (2.39%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + generous on call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 + car allowance, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 23,000 + bonus, pension, training, certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus car and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum Up to £41,000
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Insurance, Pension etc.
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago