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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 43 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 235 205 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.84% 5.56% 5.65%
As % of the Vendors category 13.08% 12.59% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 183 181 176
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
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
1797 1628 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.65% 44.16% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1357 1569
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Stockport -17 12 £33,500 +7.20% 2
Rochdale -2 9 £50,000 - 2
Cheadle +9 7 - -
Bolton 0 5 £32,500 +47.72% 1
Salford -1 3 £48,500 +7.77%
Oldham -3 2 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Wigan - 2 £35,000 - 4
Altrincham -13 1 £30,000 -32.58% 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 315 (69.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 298 (65.35%) Windows
3 229 (50.22%) Microsoft
4 220 (48.25%) Citrix
5 163 (35.75%) Active Directory
6 151 (33.11%) Hyper-V
7 145 (31.80%) Cisco
8 129 (28.29%) MS Exchange
9 123 (26.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 117 (25.66%) SAN
11 115 (25.22%) NetApp
12 114 (25.00%) ITIL
13 109 (23.90%) MS Excel
14 98 (21.49%) Microsoft Certification
15 92 (20.18%) SQL
15 92 (20.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 87 (19.08%) XenApp
17 83 (18.20%) vSphere
17 83 (18.20%) Linux
18 78 (17.11%) Firewall
18 78 (17.11%) SQL Server
18 78 (17.11%) Citrix Certification
19 77 (16.89%) Windows Server 2003
20 74 (16.23%) WAN
21 71 (15.57%) HP
21 71 (15.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 69 (15.13%) CCA
23 68 (14.91%) LAN
24 66 (14.47%) DNS
25 62 (13.60%) IIS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 129 (28.29%) MS Exchange
2 62 (13.60%) IIS
3 55 (12.06%) SharePoint
4 50 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (5.92%) Apache
8 20 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (3.51%) Tomcat
9 16 (3.51%) Lync
10 13 (2.85%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.19%) nginx
12 8 (1.75%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (1.10%) Jetty
15 4 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.88%) TPMS
16 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 109 (23.90%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.61%) MS Office
3 8 (1.75%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.66%) Bond Adapt
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.29%) Office 365
3 12 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.75%) SaaS
5 7 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.10%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (0.88%) IaaS
9 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (25.66%) SAN
2 78 (17.11%) Firewall
3 74 (16.23%) WAN
4 68 (14.91%) LAN
5 66 (14.47%) DNS
6 55 (12.06%) NAS
7 48 (10.53%) DHCP
8 40 (8.77%) TCP/IP
9 35 (7.68%) NetScaler
10 30 (6.58%) Internet
11 23 (5.04%) VPN
12 20 (4.39%) iSCSI
13 15 (3.29%) Network Security
14 14 (3.07%) VLAN
15 13 (2.85%) IPsec
16 12 (2.63%) VoIP
16 12 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (1.75%) MPLS
17 8 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.11%) MySQL
3 24 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 16 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.97%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (1.54%) DB2
8 7 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (3.73%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.41%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.19%) NUnit
4 8 (1.75%) JUnit
4 8 (1.75%) Eclipse
4 8 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (1.75%) Selenium
4 8 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.44%) Moq
6 2 (0.44%) FxCop
6 2 (0.44%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.44%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.22%) Hudson
General
1 24 (5.26%) Finance
2 9 (1.97%) Retail
3 7 (1.54%) Marketing
4 6 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.32%) Law
4 6 (1.32%) Legal
4 6 (1.32%) German Language
5 5 (1.10%) Banking
5 5 (1.10%) Italian Language
5 5 (1.10%) Turkish Language
6 2 (0.44%) Military
6 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.44%) Advertising
6 2 (0.44%) Electronics
6 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 80 (17.54%) Support Engineer
2 66 (14.47%) Analyst
3 60 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 42 (9.21%) Consultant
5 41 (8.99%) 3rd Line Support
6 28 (6.14%) Architect
6 28 (6.14%) Citrix Engineer
7 27 (5.92%) Support Analyst
8 25 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 19 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 17 (3.73%) Service Analyst
12 16 (3.51%) Citrix Support
12 16 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
13 15 (3.29%) Server Engineer
13 15 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.07%) IT Support
15 13 (2.85%) Server Support
15 13 (2.85%) Network Engineer
16 12 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.24%) Web Services
2 14 (3.07%) HTML
3 12 (2.63%) .NET
3 12 (2.63%) CSS
4 11 (2.41%) HTML5
5 9 (1.97%) RESTful
5 9 (1.97%) jQuery
6 8 (1.75%) Backbone.js
6 8 (1.75%) CSS3
7 7 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.54%) Middleware
8 5 (1.10%) Servlets
8 5 (1.10%) J2EE
9 3 (0.66%) WCF
9 3 (0.66%) XML
10 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.44%) LINQ
10 2 (0.44%) Ninject
11 1 (0.22%) Ember.js
11 1 (0.22%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.58%) FlexPod
2 15 (3.29%) Clustering
3 9 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (1.97%) EqualLogic
3 9 (1.97%) Replication
4 7 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.32%) Statistics
6 5 (1.10%) Blog
6 5 (1.10%) Graphic Design
6 5 (1.10%) CLARiiON
7 4 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.88%) User Experience
8 3 (0.66%) Human Factors
8 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.66%) GIS
9 2 (0.44%) NHS
9 2 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.44%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 298 (65.35%) Windows
2 123 (26.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 92 (20.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (18.20%) Linux
5 77 (16.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (8.77%) Windows 7
7 23 (5.04%) Windows 8
7 23 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (3.73%) UNIX
8 17 (3.73%) Windows XP
9 16 (3.51%) Windows 2000
10 15 (3.29%) Solaris
11 10 (2.19%) AIX
12 9 (1.97%) SUSE
13 8 (1.75%) Debian
13 8 (1.75%) HPUX
13 8 (1.75%) VMS
13 8 (1.75%) CentOS
14 7 (1.54%) zOS
14 7 (1.54%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (25.00%) ITIL
2 38 (8.33%) Coaching
3 34 (7.46%) Change Management
4 26 (5.70%) Problem Management
5 25 (5.48%) Incident Management
6 24 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (5.26%) Change Control
7 22 (4.82%) Mentoring
8 21 (4.61%) Configuration Management
9 20 (4.39%) Business Continuity
9 20 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (3.51%) Service Management
11 16 (3.51%) Project Management
11 16 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (3.29%) Service Delivery
13 13 (2.85%) Migration
14 12 (2.63%) CRM
15 11 (2.41%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (20.18%) SQL
2 21 (4.61%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.85%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.41%) Perl
5 10 (2.19%) Java
6 9 (1.97%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.32%) PHP
7 6 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.10%) Ruby
8 5 (1.10%) Python
8 5 (1.10%) C
8 5 (1.10%) C#
9 4 (0.88%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.44%) VBScript
11 1 (0.22%) Scala
11 1 (0.22%) Groovy
11 1 (0.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 98 (21.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (17.11%) Citrix Certification
3 71 (15.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 69 (15.13%) CCA
5 60 (13.16%) MCSE
5 60 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (12.50%) CCNA
7 54 (11.84%) MCITP
8 34 (7.46%) MCTS
9 30 (6.58%) MCSA
10 28 (6.14%) MCP
11 20 (4.39%) Degree
12 18 (3.95%) NCDA
12 18 (3.95%) NCIE
13 14 (3.07%) VCAP
14 11 (2.41%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 10 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.97%) CCNP
17 7 (1.54%) VCP5
18 4 (0.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.89%) SLA
2 7 (1.54%) QA
3 6 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.44%) BS7799
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 315 (69.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (35.75%) Active Directory
3 151 (33.11%) Hyper-V
4 87 (19.08%) XenApp
5 83 (18.20%) vSphere
6 62 (13.60%) XenDesktop
7 26 (5.70%) VMware ESX
8 21 (4.61%) XenServer
9 20 (4.39%) vCloud
10 16 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (2.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (1.97%) KVM
12 9 (1.97%) Xen
13 7 (1.54%) Terminal Services
14 6 (1.32%) NFS
15 5 (1.10%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.66%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
17 2 (0.44%) Firmware
17 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 35 (7.68%) SCCM
2 22 (4.82%) SCOM
3 19 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 16 (3.51%) Puppet
5 10 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.75%) Tivoli
6 8 (1.75%) WSUS
7 6 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (1.32%) OpenNMS
8 5 (1.10%) Ansible
9 4 (0.88%) Nagios
10 3 (0.66%) Casper Suite
10 3 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.44%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.44%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 229 (50.22%) Microsoft
2 220 (48.25%) Citrix
3 145 (31.80%) Cisco
4 115 (25.22%) NetApp
5 71 (15.57%) HP
6 35 (7.68%) Symantec
7 33 (7.24%) EMC
8 32 (7.02%) Oracle
9 28 (6.14%) Red Hat
9 28 (6.14%) Dell
10 21 (4.61%) McAfee
11 19 (4.17%) Juniper
12 18 (3.95%) IBM
12 18 (3.95%) Veeam
13 13 (2.85%) AppSense
14 11 (2.41%) Fortinet
14 11 (2.41%) Sophos
15 10 (2.19%) BMC
15 10 (2.19%) CheckPoint
15 10 (2.19%) Brocade
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum up to £23,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 6k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £225 - £230 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 6,000 Car All + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago