Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 287 265
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMS 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.027% 0.040% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -2.30% +26.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £41,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £45,250
North West median annual salary £35,000 £46,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year -24.32% +6.32% +26.09%

VMS is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,725 1,672 1,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.18% 22.48% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,443 1,490 1,413
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £23,050 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing VMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Manchester

VMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for VMS in Manchester

VMS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham -8 1 - -
VMS
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Zerto
1 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent

VMS
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Zerto