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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 150 151 155
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 34 36 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 1.00% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 10.73% 9.45% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 37
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £24,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £46,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
317 381 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.79% 10.63% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 290 278 336
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Rochdale 0 4 £46,000 +2.79%
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Cheadle +5 1 £35,000 -6.66%
vSphere
North West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 39 (60.94%) Firewall
3 38 (59.38%) VMware
4 37 (57.81%) ITIL
5 36 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 34 (53.13%) Linux
7 33 (51.56%) Configuration Management
8 30 (46.88%) Puppet
9 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
9 28 (43.75%) Python
9 28 (43.75%) SQL
9 28 (43.75%) Ruby
9 28 (43.75%) XenServer
10 27 (42.19%) Unix
10 27 (42.19%) DevOps
11 26 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
11 26 (40.63%) Bash Shell
11 26 (40.63%) Cobbler
11 26 (40.63%) OpenStack
11 26 (40.63%) CloudStack
11 26 (40.63%) WebLogic
11 26 (40.63%) .NET
11 26 (40.63%) Oracle
11 26 (40.63%) JBoss
11 26 (40.63%) RUP
11 26 (40.63%) DSDM
11 26 (40.63%) Tivoli
11 26 (40.63%) Shell Script
11 26 (40.63%) OWASP
11 26 (40.63%) EnterpriseDB

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 (40.63%) CloudStack
1 26 (40.63%) JBoss
1 26 (40.63%) OpenStack
1 26 (40.63%) WebLogic
1 26 (40.63%) WebSphere
2 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
3 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (15.63%) IIS
4 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Office 365
2 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (60.94%) Firewall
2 23 (35.94%) DNS
3 21 (32.81%) DHCP
4 4 (6.25%) Internet
4 4 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 4 (6.25%) VPN
5 3 (4.69%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.69%) LAN
5 3 (4.69%) SNMP
5 3 (4.69%) VoIP
5 3 (4.69%) WAN
6 2 (3.13%) HTTP
6 2 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (10.94%) Law
1 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Publishing
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) IT Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) IT Support
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Clustering
1 6 (9.38%) Replication
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) PKI
3 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) BYOD
5 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) Life Science
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 34 (53.13%) Linux
3 27 (42.19%) Unix
4 24 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.56%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (57.81%) ITIL
2 33 (51.56%) Configuration Management
3 27 (42.19%) DevOps
4 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (40.63%) DSDM
4 26 (40.63%) OWASP
4 26 (40.63%) RUP
4 26 (40.63%) Scrum
5 7 (10.94%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.94%) Time Management
6 4 (6.25%) Use Case
7 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.69%) Network Management
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.69%) Presales
7 3 (4.69%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.13%) Change Control
8 2 (3.13%) High Availability
8 2 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Python
1 28 (43.75%) Ruby
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 26 (40.63%) Bash Shell
2 26 (40.63%) Shell Script
3 12 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (6.25%) VCAP
3 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 28 (43.75%) XenServer
2 26 (40.63%) Xen
3 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (14.06%) XenApp
5 8 (12.50%) vCloud
5 8 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 6 (9.38%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
7 5 (7.81%) ISA Server
8 3 (4.69%) NFS
9 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (46.88%) Puppet
2 26 (40.63%) Cobbler
2 26 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (40.63%) Tivoli
3 8 (12.50%) vRealize
4 6 (9.38%) SCCM
5 5 (7.81%) SCOM
6 4 (6.25%) RANCID
7 3 (4.69%) Nagios
8 1 (1.56%) Ansible
8 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) VMware
2 36 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 26 (40.63%) EnterpriseDB
3 26 (40.63%) Oracle
4 11 (17.19%) Citrix
5 8 (12.50%) Cisco
6 7 (10.94%) Dell
6 7 (10.94%) F5
6 7 (10.94%) MobileIron
7 6 (9.38%) Juniper
8 5 (7.81%) EMC
8 5 (7.81%) HP
9 3 (4.69%) Veeam
9 3 (4.69%) Zerto
10 2 (3.13%) AppSense
10 2 (3.13%) NetApp
10 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.56%) Symantec
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