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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 148 162 139
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 33 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 0.68% 1.37%
As % of the System Software category 9.97% 6.49% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 50
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
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
331 370 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.50% 10.45% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 282 276 332
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 5 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 5 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
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
North West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 49 (81.67%) Windows
2 43 (71.67%) VMware
3 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
4 34 (56.67%) ITIL
5 31 (51.67%) MS Exchange
5 31 (51.67%) Firewall
6 28 (46.67%) SQL
7 27 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (43.33%) Active Directory
9 25 (41.67%) Linux
10 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
11 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (33.33%) Cisco
13 19 (31.67%) XenServer
14 18 (30.00%) Unix
14 18 (30.00%) Python
14 18 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (30.00%) Ruby
15 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (28.33%) .NET
15 17 (28.33%) OWASP
15 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (26.67%) EnterpriseDB
16 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
16 16 (26.67%) Puppet
16 16 (26.67%) Cobbler
16 16 (26.67%) OpenStack
16 16 (26.67%) CloudStack
16 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
16 16 (26.67%) DevOps

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 31 (51.67%) MS Exchange
2 16 (26.67%) CloudStack
2 16 (26.67%) JBoss
2 16 (26.67%) OpenStack
2 16 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 16 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (18.33%) Skype for Business
5 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (6.67%) IIS
8 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.67%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (51.67%) Firewall
2 12 (20.00%) DHCP
2 12 (20.00%) DNS
2 12 (20.00%) LAN
3 9 (15.00%) Network Security
4 8 (13.33%) SAN
5 7 (11.67%) NetScaler
6 6 (10.00%) WAN
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.00%) VLAN
8 3 (5.00%) VoIP
8 3 (5.00%) VPN
9 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.67%) DEFINITY
10 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) NUnit
1 1 (1.67%) Selenium
1 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (11.67%) Back Office
1 7 (11.67%) Law
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (20.00%) Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (11.67%) Network Engineer
9 6 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (8.33%) Consultant
11 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 4 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
11 4 (6.67%) IT Engineer
11 4 (6.67%) Technical Support
11 4 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
12 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
12 3 (5.00%) Project Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.67%) COM
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) HTML5
2 1 (1.67%) jQuery
2 1 (1.67%) RESTful
2 1 (1.67%) WCF
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.67%) BYOD
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.67%) iPad
3 1 (1.67%) Life Science
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) Windows
2 27 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (41.67%) Linux
4 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (30.00%) Unix
7 8 (13.33%) AIX
7 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (11.67%) CentOS
9 5 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
11 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
11 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) ITIL
2 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (28.33%) OWASP
3 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 16 (26.67%) DevOps
3 16 (26.67%) DSDM
3 16 (26.67%) RUP
3 16 (26.67%) Scrum
4 10 (16.67%) ITIL V2
5 8 (13.33%) Time Management
6 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
6 7 (11.67%) Patch Management
6 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (8.33%) Presales
8 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) Coaching
9 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.00%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) Python
2 18 (30.00%) Ruby
3 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 16 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (21.67%) CCNA
3 13 (21.67%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (15.00%) MCSE
5 8 (13.33%) NCDA
6 7 (11.67%) A+ Certification
6 7 (11.67%) CCNP
6 7 (11.67%) CISSP
6 7 (11.67%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (11.67%) HP ASE
6 7 (11.67%) MCITP
6 7 (11.67%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (11.67%) RHCE
6 7 (11.67%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (8.33%) MCTS
8 3 (5.00%) CCA
8 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (3.33%) MCSA
9 2 (3.33%) VCAP
System Software
1 26 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 19 (31.67%) XenServer
3 16 (26.67%) Xen
4 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (13.33%) XenApp
6 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
7 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.33%) vCloud
10 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (26.67%) Cobbler
1 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (26.67%) Puppet
1 16 (26.67%) Tivoli
2 8 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 8 (13.33%) WSUS
3 7 (11.67%) HP SIM
3 7 (11.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (10.00%) SCCM
5 5 (8.33%) SCOM
5 5 (8.33%) XenMobile
6 3 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (5.00%) SCOrch
7 2 (3.33%) SnapMirror
7 2 (3.33%) SnapVault
7 2 (3.33%) vRealize
8 1 (1.67%) AppDNA
8 1 (1.67%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) VMware
2 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (33.33%) Cisco
4 16 (26.67%) EnterpriseDB
4 16 (26.67%) Oracle
5 13 (21.67%) HP
6 11 (18.33%) NetApp
7 10 (16.67%) Citrix
8 9 (15.00%) Dell
9 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
9 8 (13.33%) Symantec
10 7 (11.67%) F5
10 7 (11.67%) GFI Software
10 7 (11.67%) IBM
10 7 (11.67%) MobileIron
10 7 (11.67%) ProCurve
10 7 (11.67%) SolarWinds
10 7 (11.67%) Sophos
11 4 (6.67%) AppSense
12 3 (5.00%) EMC
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