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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 34 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +32
Permanent jobs citing VMware 256 280 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.08% 7.04% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 16.39% 16.04% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 191 227 133
Average salary £38,424 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
1562 1746 1931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.22% 43.87% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1410 1615
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 15 £43,000 +22.85% 5
Bolton +9 9 £32,500 - 2
Salford - 8 £41,500 - 1
Oldham +4 5 £31,778 -2.22%
Stockport -15 4 £40,000 +40.96% 3
Bury - 3 £27,500 - 2
Cheadle +2 2 £19,000 -17.39%
Altrincham -13 1 £18,000 -58.26%
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 371 (70.13%) Windows
2 327 (61.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 291 (55.01%) Microsoft
4 215 (40.64%) Cisco
5 213 (40.26%) Active Directory
6 195 (36.86%) Citrix
7 186 (35.16%) NetApp
8 145 (27.41%) SAN
9 142 (26.84%) MS Exchange
10 130 (24.57%) ITIL
11 127 (24.01%) Windows Server 2008
12 124 (23.44%) SQL Server
13 119 (22.50%) HP
13 119 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 117 (22.12%) Hyper-V
15 116 (21.93%) MS Excel
16 113 (21.36%) DNS
17 110 (20.79%) Linux
18 109 (20.60%) Firewall
19 93 (17.58%) SQL
20 91 (17.20%) Oracle
21 88 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
22 87 (16.45%) DHCP
23 86 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
24 85 (16.07%) XenDesktop
25 79 (14.93%) LAN
26 76 (14.37%) XenApp
26 76 (14.37%) Exchange Server 2010
27 73 (13.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 73 (13.80%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 142 (26.84%) MS Exchange
2 76 (14.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (12.48%) SharePoint
4 53 (10.02%) IIS
5 44 (8.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 37 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (5.29%) WebSphere
8 25 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 22 (4.16%) WebLogic
10 19 (3.59%) Lync
11 17 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (2.08%) Apache
13 7 (1.32%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.95%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
16 2 (0.38%) nginx
16 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 116 (21.93%) MS Excel
2 54 (10.21%) MS Office
3 5 (0.95%) PowerPivot
3 5 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Sage 50
2 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.97%) Office 365
2 19 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.13%) Mimecast
4 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 145 (27.41%) SAN
2 113 (21.36%) DNS
3 109 (20.60%) Firewall
4 87 (16.45%) DHCP
5 79 (14.93%) LAN
6 73 (13.80%) WAN
7 52 (9.83%) VPN
8 35 (6.62%) VLAN
9 32 (6.05%) NAS
10 29 (5.48%) TCP/IP
11 28 (5.29%) Wireless
12 26 (4.91%) VoIP
13 25 (4.73%) Network Security
14 20 (3.78%) NetScaler
14 20 (3.78%) Ethernet
15 18 (3.40%) iSCSI
16 17 (3.21%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (3.02%) Cisco IOS
17 16 (3.02%) MPLS
18 13 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.94%) Oracle Database
3 39 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (4.54%) Relational Database
6 23 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 22 (4.16%) DB2
7 22 (4.16%) Oracle Exadata
8 20 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.13%) MySQL
10 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.57%) Big Data
13 2 (0.38%) Ingres
13 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.70%) TestDirector
3 8 (1.51%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.13%) Maven
4 6 (1.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.38%) MSI
6 1 (0.19%) NUnit
6 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.19%) FxCop
6 1 (0.19%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.19%) Moq
6 1 (0.19%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.19%) WiX
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 51 (9.64%) Finance
2 23 (4.35%) Retail
3 16 (3.02%) Banking
4 14 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.13%) Legal
5 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.95%) Advertising
7 3 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.19%) Publishing
8 1 (0.19%) Billing
8 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (18.34%) Support Engineer
2 69 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 68 (12.85%) 3rd Line Support
4 63 (11.91%) Architect
5 47 (8.88%) Analyst
6 43 (8.13%) Consultant
7 39 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 29 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (5.29%) 2nd Line Support
10 27 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (4.54%) Infrastructure Architect
12 23 (4.35%) Citrix Architect
13 22 (4.16%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 22 (4.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 22 (4.16%) Server Engineer
13 22 (4.16%) Technical Support
14 20 (3.78%) Support Specialist
14 20 (3.78%) IT Support
15 19 (3.59%) Technical Engineer
16 17 (3.21%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 22 (4.16%) Middleware
2 22 (4.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 11 (2.08%) .NET
4 9 (1.70%) Web Services
5 7 (1.32%) XML
6 6 (1.13%) DOM
6 6 (1.13%) XSLT
6 6 (1.13%) J2SE
6 6 (1.13%) JMS
6 6 (1.13%) XML Schema
6 6 (1.13%) SAX
6 6 (1.13%) J2EE
6 6 (1.13%) Servlets
6 6 (1.13%) REST
6 6 (1.13%) Grails
7 5 (0.95%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.57%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.38%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.64%) FlexPod
2 42 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.67%) Clustering
4 20 (3.78%) Replication
5 19 (3.59%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.21%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.13%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.13%) Life Science
8 6 (1.13%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.13%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.57%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.38%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.38%) Open Source
10 2 (0.38%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.38%) Derivative
10 2 (0.38%) Statistics
10 2 (0.38%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.19%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 371 (70.13%) Windows
2 127 (24.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 119 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 110 (20.79%) Linux
5 86 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (12.29%) Windows 7
7 45 (8.51%) Solaris
8 36 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (5.86%) UNIX
10 27 (5.10%) Windows 8
11 25 (4.73%) HPUX
12 24 (4.54%) AIX
13 23 (4.35%) SUSE
14 22 (4.16%) OS/400
14 22 (4.16%) zOS
15 21 (3.97%) Windows XP
16 11 (2.08%) Android
17 9 (1.70%) CentOS
18 8 (1.51%) Mac OS X
19 6 (1.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (24.57%) ITIL
2 48 (9.07%) Coaching
3 47 (8.88%) Migration
4 45 (8.51%) Business Continuity
4 45 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 40 (7.56%) Change Management
6 39 (7.37%) Mentoring
7 38 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (5.86%) Project Management
9 30 (5.67%) Infrastructure Management
10 29 (5.48%) Incident Management
11 25 (4.73%) PRINCE2
12 23 (4.35%) Service Management
13 21 (3.97%) Problem Management
14 18 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
15 15 (2.84%) Line Management
15 15 (2.84%) Service Delivery
16 14 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (2.46%) Automated Testing
18 12 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (17.58%) SQL
2 53 (10.02%) PowerShell
3 23 (4.35%) C
4 10 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 10 (1.89%) PHP
5 9 (1.70%) VB
6 7 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.32%) Perl
6 7 (1.32%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.32%) VBScript
6 7 (1.32%) Java
7 6 (1.13%) XPath
8 5 (0.95%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.95%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.57%) Python
10 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.19%) AWK
11 1 (0.19%) Ruby
11 1 (0.19%) sed
11 1 (0.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 88 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (13.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 63 (11.91%) MCSE
4 55 (10.40%) Degree
5 50 (9.45%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (9.07%) CCNA
7 44 (8.32%) NCDA
8 38 (7.18%) Citrix Certification
9 36 (6.81%) CCA
10 28 (5.29%) ISEB
11 26 (4.91%) MCSA
12 23 (4.35%) NCIE
13 22 (4.16%) MCITP
14 19 (3.59%) MCTS
14 19 (3.59%) VCAP
15 18 (3.40%) ISTQB
15 18 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (3.02%) Security Cleared
17 15 (2.84%) CCEE
18 14 (2.65%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.27%) QA
2 9 (1.70%) SLA
2 9 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 327 (61.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 213 (40.26%) Active Directory
3 117 (22.12%) Hyper-V
4 85 (16.07%) XenDesktop
5 76 (14.37%) XenApp
6 65 (12.29%) vSphere
7 30 (5.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (4.73%) XenServer
9 22 (4.16%) KVM
10 14 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (2.46%) VMware ESX
12 10 (1.89%) vCloud
13 8 (1.51%) NFS
13 8 (1.51%) VMware Server
14 7 (1.32%) Xen
15 6 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.38%) MetaFrame
18 1 (0.19%) Firmware
18 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (5.29%) SCCM
2 22 (4.16%) Tivoli
3 11 (2.08%) NetBackup
3 11 (2.08%) WSUS
4 9 (1.70%) Puppet
5 8 (1.51%) SCOM
5 8 (1.51%) Nagios
6 7 (1.32%) WMI
7 5 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.95%) SCOrch
7 5 (0.95%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.57%) Legato
8 3 (0.57%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.38%) vMotion
10 1 (0.19%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 291 (55.01%) Microsoft
2 215 (40.64%) Cisco
3 195 (36.86%) Citrix
4 186 (35.16%) NetApp
5 119 (22.50%) HP
6 91 (17.20%) Oracle
7 61 (11.53%) EMC
8 45 (8.51%) Symantec
9 42 (7.94%) Juniper
10 40 (7.56%) Red Hat
11 36 (6.81%) CA
11 36 (6.81%) IBM
12 31 (5.86%) Dell
13 27 (5.10%) AppSense
13 27 (5.10%) Brocade
14 24 (4.54%) CheckPoint
15 23 (4.35%) BMC
16 19 (3.59%) Veeam
17 17 (3.21%) WatchGuard
18 11 (2.08%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien
Salary: Negotiable + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GMC
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £50k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + medical & life cover, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 6 days ago