Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 82 75
Rank change year-on-year -32 -7 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 213 274 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.69% 3.67% 3.61%
As % of the System Software category 22.56% 34.51% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 190 250 163
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £59,600
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +8.70%

VMware Infrastructure 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 944 794 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.94% 10.64% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 816 729 515
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.97%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Stockport +8 35 £43,000 -4.44% 4
Altrincham -12 9 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Cheadle - 9 £43,000 - 1
Rochdale +3 6 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Wigan 0 4 £37,500 -
Salford -8 4 £38,000 +14.02%
Bolton -4 3 £40,000 +42.38%
Bury -7 3 £32,500 -23.53%
Sale +10 2 £23,500 -12.15%
Oldham -4 1 £55,000 +69.23%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 213 (100.00%) VMware
2 148 (69.48%) Windows
3 130 (61.03%) Active Directory
4 111 (52.11%) Microsoft
5 92 (43.19%) Hyper-V
6 86 (40.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 85 (39.91%) Windows Server
8 70 (32.86%) ITIL
9 69 (32.39%) Office 365
10 63 (29.58%) WAN
11 61 (28.64%) DNS
12 60 (28.17%) Linux
13 59 (27.70%) LAN
14 57 (26.76%) DHCP
15 56 (26.29%) MS Exchange
16 55 (25.82%) Cisco
17 48 (22.54%) Citrix
17 48 (22.54%) SAN
18 47 (22.07%) TCP/IP
19 46 (21.60%) DevOps
20 45 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
21 41 (19.25%) Windows 10
22 40 (18.78%) Microsoft Certification
22 40 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
23 39 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
24 37 (17.37%) Windows 7
25 36 (16.90%) MCSE
25 36 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
26 35 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
26 35 (16.43%) Degree

VMware Infrastructure
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 56 (26.29%) MS Exchange
2 39 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (13.15%) SharePoint
4 24 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (7.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (6.57%) Skype for Business
7 11 (5.16%) IBM Notes
8 9 (4.23%) Apache Pig
8 9 (4.23%) Apache Spark
8 9 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.35%) IIS
10 3 (1.41%) Apache
11 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 69 (32.39%) Office 365
2 36 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (5.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (3.29%) IaaS
6 4 (1.88%) PaaS
7 3 (1.41%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.47%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.47%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.47%) Heroku
9 1 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (29.58%) WAN
2 61 (28.64%) DNS
3 59 (27.70%) LAN
4 57 (26.76%) DHCP
5 48 (22.54%) SAN
6 47 (22.07%) TCP/IP
7 32 (15.02%) Firewall
8 14 (6.57%) VoIP
9 13 (6.10%) Skype
10 12 (5.63%) VPN
11 10 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (4.23%) VLAN
13 8 (3.76%) Internet
14 5 (2.35%) WLAN
15 4 (1.88%) ISDN
15 4 (1.88%) NetScaler
15 4 (1.88%) Network Security
16 3 (1.41%) iSCSI
16 3 (1.41%) MPLS
17 2 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.51%) MySQL
3 13 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.23%) Apache Hive
4 9 (4.23%) Big Data
4 9 (4.23%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.23%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (4.23%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.76%) Cucumber
2 8 (3.76%) Selenium
3 6 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.35%) Bitbucket
4 5 (2.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.41%) NuGet
5 3 (1.41%) Subversion
6 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.47%) JIRA
7 1 (0.47%) Maven
7 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (9.86%) Finance
2 19 (8.92%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.69%) Military
4 8 (3.76%) Games
4 8 (3.76%) Retail
5 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.41%) Back Office
6 3 (1.41%) Billing
6 3 (1.41%) Legal
6 3 (1.41%) Marketing
7 2 (0.94%) Law
7 2 (0.94%) Retail Finance
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (17.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 37 (17.37%) Support Engineer
2 28 (13.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 25 (11.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 22 (10.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 20 (9.39%) IT Support
6 18 (8.45%) Analyst
6 18 (8.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (7.98%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (7.51%) IT Engineer
8 16 (7.51%) IT Technician
9 14 (6.57%) Administrator
10 13 (6.10%) VMware Engineer
11 12 (5.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (5.16%) Support Analyst
13 9 (4.23%) Software Engineer
14 8 (3.76%) Integration Engineer
14 8 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
14 8 (3.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
14 8 (3.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.68%) Web Services
2 9 (4.23%) AngularJS
2 9 (4.23%) Apache Camel
2 9 (4.23%) CSS
2 9 (4.23%) CSS3
2 9 (4.23%) Hibernate
2 9 (4.23%) HTML
2 9 (4.23%) HTML5
2 9 (4.23%) Java EE
2 9 (4.23%) jQuery
2 9 (4.23%) LAMP
2 9 (4.23%) Middleware
2 9 (4.23%) Node.js
2 9 (4.23%) Spring
3 3 (1.41%) .NET
4 2 (0.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.47%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.15%) Driving Licence
2 10 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.69%) PKI
3 8 (3.76%) Replication
4 7 (3.29%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.35%) iPad
5 5 (2.35%) NHS
6 4 (1.88%) Clustering
7 3 (1.41%) FMCG
7 3 (1.41%) iPhone
7 3 (1.41%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.94%) Tandem
8 2 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.47%) CMDB
9 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Life Science
9 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 148 (69.48%) Windows
2 86 (40.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 85 (39.91%) Windows Server
4 60 (28.17%) Linux
5 45 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (19.25%) Windows 10
7 37 (17.37%) Windows 7
8 24 (11.27%) Windows 8
9 16 (7.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (7.04%) Unix
11 8 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.41%) CentOS
13 2 (0.94%) Android
13 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.94%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.94%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.47%) Debian
14 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (32.86%) ITIL
2 46 (21.60%) DevOps
3 40 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.27%) Scrum
5 23 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (10.33%) Time Management
7 17 (7.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (7.98%) SDLC
8 16 (7.51%) Validation
9 14 (6.57%) Configuration Management
10 13 (6.10%) Analytics
11 12 (5.63%) Software Engineering
12 11 (5.16%) Information Security
13 10 (4.69%) Software Testing
14 9 (4.23%) Data Analytics
14 9 (4.23%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.23%) Service Delivery
14 9 (4.23%) Visualisation
15 8 (3.76%) Project Management
15 8 (3.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.02%) Java
2 29 (13.62%) PowerShell
3 26 (12.21%) Python
4 25 (11.74%) SQL
5 23 (10.80%) Perl
6 17 (7.98%) C
7 15 (7.04%) C++
8 11 (5.16%) Ruby
9 9 (4.23%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.35%) VB
10 5 (2.35%) VBScript
11 4 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.94%) C#
12 2 (0.94%) PHP
13 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (18.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (16.90%) MCSE
3 35 (16.43%) Degree
4 22 (10.33%) Security Cleared
5 19 (8.92%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (7.98%) DV Cleared
6 17 (7.98%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (4.23%) MCP
8 8 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (2.35%) MCSA
10 5 (2.35%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.88%) CCNA
11 4 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.41%) HNC
12 3 (1.41%) HND
12 3 (1.41%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.94%) CCA
13 2 (0.94%) CISSP
13 2 (0.94%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.98%) QA
2 7 (3.29%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.29%) SLA
3 5 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 130 (61.03%) Active Directory
2 92 (43.19%) Hyper-V
3 29 (13.62%) vSphere
4 25 (11.74%) Terminal Services
4 25 (11.74%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.76%) Docker
6 8 (3.76%) XenApp
7 6 (2.82%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.41%) Xen
10 2 (0.94%) KVM
10 2 (0.94%) NFS
10 2 (0.94%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (7.51%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (7.51%) Puppet
2 7 (3.29%) WSUS
3 6 (2.82%) Packer
4 5 (2.35%) Ansible
4 5 (2.35%) SCCM
5 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.41%) Nagios
7 2 (0.94%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.94%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.94%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.47%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.47%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.47%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.47%) SCSM
8 1 (0.47%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 213 (100.00%) VMware
2 111 (52.11%) Microsoft
3 55 (25.82%) Cisco
4 48 (22.54%) Citrix
5 20 (9.39%) HP
6 17 (7.98%) Red Hat
7 13 (6.10%) Veeam
8 12 (5.63%) Google
9 11 (5.16%) Lotus
10 9 (4.23%) NetApp
10 9 (4.23%) Oracle
11 6 (2.82%) Dell
12 4 (1.88%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.88%) Zerto
13 3 (1.41%) EMC
13 3 (1.41%) EqualLogic
13 3 (1.41%) Meraki
13 3 (1.41%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (1.41%) Panasonic
13 3 (1.41%) SolarWinds