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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 273 208 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.92% 5.60% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 16.40% 12.58% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 225 187 179
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,620
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -1.25%
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
1665 1653 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.19% 44.47% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1425 1692
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Wigan - 16 £27,500 -
Stockport -1 12 £40,715 +25.27%
Bolton +2 11 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Salford - 10 £43,000 - 3
Oldham +13 8 £41,430 -30.73%
Rochdale 0 8 £32,500 -7.14%
Cheadle - 3 - - 1
Altrincham -2 1 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Bury - 1 £41,430 -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 354 (66.79%) Windows
2 336 (63.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 289 (54.53%) Microsoft
4 234 (44.15%) Citrix
5 214 (40.38%) Active Directory
6 205 (38.68%) Cisco
7 171 (32.26%) NetApp
8 168 (31.70%) Hyper-V
9 148 (27.92%) SAN
10 138 (26.04%) MS Exchange
11 127 (23.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 120 (22.64%) HP
13 116 (21.89%) ITIL
14 115 (21.70%) MS Excel
14 115 (21.70%) Firewall
14 115 (21.70%) Windows Server 2012
15 110 (20.75%) DNS
16 109 (20.57%) Linux
17 108 (20.38%) SQL Server
18 95 (17.92%) SQL
19 93 (17.55%) Microsoft Certification
20 87 (16.42%) XenApp
21 85 (16.04%) DHCP
22 83 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
23 82 (15.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 81 (15.28%) vSphere
24 81 (15.28%) IIS
25 78 (14.72%) Oracle
26 77 (14.53%) LAN
26 77 (14.53%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 138 (26.04%) MS Exchange
2 81 (15.28%) IIS
3 65 (12.26%) SharePoint
4 63 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (5.66%) Apache
5 30 (5.66%) WebSphere
6 28 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 28 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (3.58%) Tomcat
8 19 (3.58%) WebLogic
9 17 (3.21%) Lync
10 14 (2.64%) nginx
11 11 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
14 5 (0.94%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.94%) Jetty
14 5 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 115 (21.70%) MS Excel
2 38 (7.17%) MS Office
3 5 (0.94%) PowerPivot
3 5 (0.94%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.38%) MS Project
5 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.40%) Office 365
2 9 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.13%) IaaS
5 5 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.94%) Google App Engine
5 5 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (27.92%) SAN
2 115 (21.70%) Firewall
3 110 (20.75%) DNS
4 85 (16.04%) DHCP
5 77 (14.53%) WAN
5 77 (14.53%) LAN
6 55 (10.38%) NAS
7 42 (7.92%) TCP/IP
8 40 (7.55%) VPN
9 32 (6.04%) NetScaler
10 30 (5.66%) VLAN
11 27 (5.09%) iSCSI
12 24 (4.53%) Network Security
13 21 (3.96%) Wireless
13 21 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (3.40%) Internet
16 16 (3.02%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (2.83%) MPLS
17 15 (2.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (20.38%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.74%) Oracle Database
3 31 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (4.91%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (4.34%) MySQL
6 20 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 20 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (3.58%) Oracle Exadata
7 19 (3.58%) DB2
8 10 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.94%) Ingres
12 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (2.45%) Visual Studio
1 13 (2.45%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 10 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.70%) TestDirector
5 6 (1.13%) NUnit
5 6 (1.13%) Maven
6 5 (0.94%) Selenium
6 5 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (0.94%) JUnit
6 5 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.19%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.19%) WiX
8 1 (0.19%) FxCop
8 1 (0.19%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.19%) Moq
General
1 45 (8.49%) Finance
2 11 (2.08%) Legal
3 9 (1.70%) Manufacturing
3 9 (1.70%) Retail
4 8 (1.51%) Law
5 6 (1.13%) Banking
5 6 (1.13%) German Language
6 5 (0.94%) Italian Language
6 5 (0.94%) Turkish Language
7 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.38%) Billing
8 2 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 109 (20.57%) Support Engineer
2 73 (13.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 70 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (9.06%) Analyst
5 47 (8.87%) Consultant
6 46 (8.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 41 (7.74%) Architect
8 31 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
9 30 (5.66%) Citrix Engineer
10 27 (5.09%) Server Engineer
11 25 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
12 24 (4.53%) Technical Consultant
13 22 (4.15%) Infrastructure Architect
14 21 (3.96%) Citrix Support
14 21 (3.96%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
15 20 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 20 (3.77%) IT Support
15 20 (3.77%) Server Support
16 19 (3.58%) Administrator
17 16 (3.02%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.72%) WebSphere MQ
2 19 (3.58%) Middleware
3 17 (3.21%) Web Services
4 13 (2.45%) .NET
5 11 (2.08%) J2EE
5 11 (2.08%) Servlets
6 9 (1.70%) XML
7 6 (1.13%) DOM
7 6 (1.13%) XSLT
7 6 (1.13%) J2SE
7 6 (1.13%) JMS
7 6 (1.13%) XML Schema
7 6 (1.13%) SAX
7 6 (1.13%) HTML
7 6 (1.13%) REST
7 6 (1.13%) Grails
8 5 (0.94%) jQuery
8 5 (0.94%) RESTful
8 5 (0.94%) HTML5
8 5 (0.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.11%) FlexPod
2 38 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.58%) Clustering
4 17 (3.21%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.08%) Replication
6 9 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.51%) EqualLogic
8 7 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (0.94%) Life Science
9 5 (0.94%) Blog
10 4 (0.75%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.75%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.75%) CLARiiON
10 4 (0.75%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.75%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.57%) Statistics
11 3 (0.57%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.38%) Human Factors
12 2 (0.38%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 354 (66.79%) Windows
2 127 (23.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (21.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (20.57%) Linux
5 83 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (8.87%) Windows 7
7 38 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (6.98%) Solaris
9 29 (5.47%) UNIX
9 29 (5.47%) Windows 8
10 22 (4.15%) Windows XP
11 21 (3.96%) HPUX
11 21 (3.96%) SUSE
12 20 (3.77%) AIX
13 19 (3.58%) zOS
13 19 (3.58%) OS/400
14 10 (1.89%) Debian
15 9 (1.70%) Windows 2000
16 8 (1.51%) Android
17 5 (0.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (21.89%) ITIL
2 46 (8.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 43 (8.11%) Coaching
4 40 (7.55%) Business Continuity
5 37 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 36 (6.79%) Change Management
7 34 (6.42%) Migration
8 33 (6.23%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (6.23%) Incident Management
9 25 (4.72%) Project Management
9 25 (4.72%) Service Management
9 25 (4.72%) Service Delivery
10 24 (4.53%) Problem Management
11 23 (4.34%) Infrastructure Management
12 21 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
13 19 (3.58%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (3.40%) Line Management
14 18 (3.40%) Automated Testing
15 17 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
16 16 (3.02%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (17.92%) SQL
2 41 (7.74%) PowerShell
3 19 (3.58%) C
4 18 (3.40%) Java
5 12 (2.26%) PHP
6 10 (1.89%) Perl
7 9 (1.70%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.51%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.13%) XPath
11 4 (0.75%) Python
11 4 (0.75%) C#
12 3 (0.57%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.57%) Ruby
13 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.38%) VB
14 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 93 (17.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (15.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 63 (11.89%) MCSE
4 60 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
5 59 (11.13%) CCA
6 54 (10.19%) CCNA
6 54 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (8.68%) MCITP
8 35 (6.60%) MCSA
9 34 (6.42%) Degree
9 34 (6.42%) NCDA
10 30 (5.66%) NCIE
11 26 (4.91%) MCTS
12 25 (4.72%) VCAP
13 23 (4.34%) ISEB
14 18 (3.40%) MCP
14 18 (3.40%) ISTQB
15 11 (2.08%) Microsoft Certified Architect
16 10 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.21%) QA
2 11 (2.08%) SLA
3 7 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) BS7799
System Software
1 336 (63.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 214 (40.38%) Active Directory
3 168 (31.70%) Hyper-V
4 87 (16.42%) XenApp
5 81 (15.28%) vSphere
6 70 (13.21%) XenDesktop
7 22 (4.15%) VMware ESX
7 22 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (3.77%) KVM
9 14 (2.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 13 (2.45%) vCloud
11 12 (2.26%) XenServer
12 11 (2.08%) Xen
13 10 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (1.89%) NFS
14 5 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.94%) MetaFrame
15 3 (0.57%) Firmware
15 3 (0.57%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (6.23%) SCCM
2 20 (3.77%) SCOM
3 19 (3.58%) Tivoli
4 17 (3.21%) Puppet
5 13 (2.45%) WSUS
6 12 (2.26%) Backup Exec
7 11 (2.08%) NetBackup
8 10 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.51%) Nagios
10 7 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.32%) WMI
11 6 (1.13%) OpenNMS
12 5 (0.94%) Ansible
13 4 (0.75%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
14 3 (0.57%) XenMobile
15 2 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 2 (0.38%) SCDPM
15 2 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
15 2 (0.38%) Legato
Vendors
1 289 (54.53%) Microsoft
2 234 (44.15%) Citrix
3 205 (38.68%) Cisco
4 171 (32.26%) NetApp
5 120 (22.64%) HP
6 78 (14.72%) Oracle
7 69 (13.02%) EMC
8 52 (9.81%) Symantec
9 42 (7.92%) Red Hat
10 38 (7.17%) Juniper
11 34 (6.42%) Dell
12 31 (5.85%) IBM
12 31 (5.85%) CA
13 24 (4.53%) CheckPoint
13 24 (4.53%) Brocade
14 23 (4.34%) WatchGuard
15 20 (3.77%) BMC
16 15 (2.83%) Veeam
17 13 (2.45%) McAfee
18 12 (2.26%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car or Car Allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 basic + benefits + holidays / career
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance/car + commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Up to £30K bonus, car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £67000 per annum + OTE + £6.6K Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £67000 per annum + OTE + £6.6K Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago