The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 138 157 140
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 35 22 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.03% 0.67% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 10.61% 6.65% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 52
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £66,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
330 331 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.73% 10.12% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 284 253 324
Median salary £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Manchester region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Manchester

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Manchester

vSphere
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle +2 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
North West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 48 (82.76%) Windows
2 39 (67.24%) VMware
3 34 (58.62%) ITIL
4 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
5 30 (51.72%) Firewall
6 28 (48.28%) Linux
7 26 (44.83%) SQL
7 26 (44.83%) MS Exchange
8 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (37.93%) Active Directory
10 21 (36.21%) Python
10 21 (36.21%) Unix
10 21 (36.21%) Ruby
10 21 (36.21%) XenServer
11 19 (32.76%) EnterpriseDB
11 19 (32.76%) Bash Shell
11 19 (32.76%) Puppet
11 19 (32.76%) Cobbler
11 19 (32.76%) OpenStack
11 19 (32.76%) CloudStack
11 19 (32.76%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (32.76%) DevOps
11 19 (32.76%) Xen
11 19 (32.76%) WebSphere
11 19 (32.76%) OWASP
11 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (32.76%) Scrum
11 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (32.76%) WebLogic
11 19 (32.76%) .NET

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 19 (32.76%) CloudStack
2 19 (32.76%) JBoss
2 19 (32.76%) OpenStack
2 19 (32.76%) WebLogic
2 19 (32.76%) WebSphere
3 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (17.24%) Skype for Business
5 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
5 7 (12.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) Firewall
2 12 (20.69%) DHCP
2 12 (20.69%) DNS
3 11 (18.97%) LAN
4 9 (15.52%) Network Security
5 5 (8.62%) WAN
6 4 (6.90%) NetScaler
6 4 (6.90%) SAN
6 4 (6.90%) VPN
7 3 (5.17%) VLAN
7 3 (5.17%) VoIP
8 1 (1.72%) DEFINITY
8 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (12.07%) Back Office
1 7 (12.07%) Law
2 3 (5.17%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (20.69%) Analyst
5 11 (18.97%) Support Analyst
6 10 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
10 4 (6.90%) Consultant
10 4 (6.90%) IT Engineer
11 3 (5.17%) IT Support
11 3 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Public Cloud
1 3 (5.17%) Replication
2 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.72%) BYOD
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.72%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.72%) iPad
3 1 (1.72%) Life Science
3 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (82.76%) Windows
2 28 (48.28%) Linux
3 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (36.21%) Unix
5 18 (31.03%) Windows Server
6 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (13.79%) AIX
7 8 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (12.07%) CentOS
9 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) ITIL
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Configuration Management
2 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (32.76%) DevOps
2 19 (32.76%) DSDM
2 19 (32.76%) OWASP
2 19 (32.76%) RUP
2 19 (32.76%) Scrum
3 7 (12.07%) ITIL V2
3 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
3 7 (12.07%) Patch Management
3 7 (12.07%) Time Management
3 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (6.90%) Presales
5 3 (5.17%) Process Improvement
5 3 (5.17%) Use Case
6 2 (3.45%) Change Control
6 2 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) Python
2 21 (36.21%) Ruby
3 19 (32.76%) Bash Shell
3 19 (32.76%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (15.52%) CCNA
3 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.52%) MCSE
4 7 (12.07%) A+ Certification
4 7 (12.07%) CCNP
4 7 (12.07%) CISSP
4 7 (12.07%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (12.07%) HP ASE
4 7 (12.07%) MCITP
4 7 (12.07%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (12.07%) RHCE
4 7 (12.07%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (5.17%) NCDA
5 3 (5.17%) VCAP
6 2 (3.45%) CCA
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.45%) MCSA
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 22 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.21%) XenServer
3 19 (32.76%) Xen
4 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (10.34%) XenApp
6 5 (8.62%) XenDesktop
7 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.17%) vCloud
9 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (32.76%) Cobbler
1 19 (32.76%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (32.76%) Puppet
1 19 (32.76%) Tivoli
2 8 (13.79%) Backup Exec
3 7 (12.07%) HP SIM
3 7 (12.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (12.07%) WSUS
4 3 (5.17%) vRealize
5 2 (3.45%) SCCM
5 2 (3.45%) SCOM
5 2 (3.45%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.72%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.72%) SnapVault
6 1 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 39 (67.24%) VMware
2 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) EnterpriseDB
3 19 (32.76%) Oracle
4 14 (24.14%) Cisco
5 11 (18.97%) HP
6 9 (15.52%) Dell
7 8 (13.79%) Citrix
7 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
7 8 (13.79%) Symantec
8 7 (12.07%) F5
8 7 (12.07%) GFI Software
8 7 (12.07%) IBM
8 7 (12.07%) MobileIron
8 7 (12.07%) ProCurve
8 7 (12.07%) SolarWinds
8 7 (12.07%) Sophos
9 5 (8.62%) NetApp
10 3 (5.17%) EMC
11 2 (3.45%) Juniper
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