Period
to 19 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Virtual Servers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Servers over the 6 months to 19 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 156 250 238
Rank change year-on-year +94 -12 +47
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 2 15 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.077% 0.23% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 1.57% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 30
Median annual salary £65,000 £36,261 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +79.26% +61.16% -35.71%
10th Percentile £57,500 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £33,275
North West median annual salary £65,000 £44,815 £22,500
% change year-on-year +45.04% +99.18% -43.75%

Virtual Servers is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 429 953 1,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.56% 14.77% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 390 764 1,022
Median annual salary £52,500 £42,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% -5.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +13.33%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Manchester

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Servers in Manchester.

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 October 2020, IT jobs citing Virtual Servers also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance

Virtual Servers
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Services Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk