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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 174 177
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category - 2.05% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Median salary - £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -30.00% +5.26%  

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 469 342 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.13% 9.90% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 418 308 267
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
4 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Salt
5 3 (33.33%) Ansible
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Debian
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS
6 1 (11.11%) PaaS
6 1 (11.11%) Redis

vCloud
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Support
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Linux Support
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Debian
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Rackspace