The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for vCloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vCloud Suite
North West / Manchester
Rank 194 176 184
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8  
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.90% 1.26% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Median salary £40,000 £63,750 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.25% +38.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -7.60%  

vCloud is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 421 318 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 10.80% 9.43% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 335 274 300
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing vCloud as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in Manchester

vCloud
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for vCloud in Manchester

vCloud
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCloud in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for vCloud in Manchester

vCloud
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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 - 4 £40,000 -
vCloud
North West

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing vCloud 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 vCloud.

1 15 (68.18%) Linux
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (59.09%) Ansible
3 13 (59.09%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (59.09%) Puppet
3 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Internet
5 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 8 (36.36%) DevOps
6 8 (36.36%) Python
6 8 (36.36%) Debian
6 8 (36.36%) CentOS
6 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (31.82%) High Availability
7 7 (31.82%) Salt
8 6 (27.27%) Zerto
8 6 (27.27%) Coaching
8 6 (27.27%) vMotion
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) vSphere
8 6 (27.27%) Veeam
8 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (27.27%) SCCM
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft

vCloud
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 6 (27.27%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Linux Support
5 4 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Linux Support
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) CentOS
4 8 (36.36%) Debian
4 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) High Availability
4 6 (27.27%) Coaching
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (18.18%) Load Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) vSphere
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) Ansible
1 13 (59.09%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (59.09%) Puppet
2 7 (31.82%) Salt
3 6 (27.27%) SCCM
3 6 (27.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Veeam
2 6 (27.27%) Zerto
3 4 (18.18%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat