Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 135 122
Rank change year-on-year +63 -13 -52
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 290 191 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.99% 2.33% 2.24%
As % of the System Software category 26.15% 20.69% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 224 179 141
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,500 £24,520
90th Percentile £58,375 £53,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -

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 1,109 923 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.24% 11.28% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 918 812 558
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 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
Wigan +32 39 £23,250 -38.00% 1
Stockport +25 27 £25,000 -41.86% 7
Bolton +18 14 £24,000 -40.00% 4
Altrincham +5 12 £50,000 +108.33% 2
Cheadle +5 4 £31,250 -27.33% 2
Salford -11 2 £31,250 -16.67% 3
Oldham +8 1 £32,500 -25.29%
Sale - 1 £25,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 290 (100.00%) VMware
2 193 (66.55%) Windows
3 144 (49.66%) Active Directory
4 133 (45.86%) Hyper-V
5 119 (41.03%) Windows Server
6 102 (35.17%) Linux
7 95 (32.76%) Microsoft
8 88 (30.34%) Cisco
9 82 (28.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 79 (27.24%) SAN
11 75 (25.86%) Firewall
11 75 (25.86%) MS Exchange
12 68 (23.45%) DevOps
12 68 (23.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 63 (21.72%) ITIL
14 62 (21.38%) Citrix
15 59 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
16 58 (20.00%) DNS
17 49 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
17 49 (16.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 48 (16.55%) Office 365
19 47 (16.21%) Exchange Server 2010
19 47 (16.21%) LAN
19 47 (16.21%) SQL
20 46 (15.86%) WAN
21 45 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
22 44 (15.17%) VMware ESXi
22 44 (15.17%) DHCP
23 43 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
24 41 (14.14%) Mentoring

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 75 (25.86%) MS Exchange
2 47 (16.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (6.55%) IIS
5 16 (5.52%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.79%) Skype for Business
7 9 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.76%) JBoss
9 7 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.07%) Confluence
10 6 (2.07%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.07%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.72%) Apache
11 5 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.69%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.69%) nginx
14 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 13 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (16.55%) Office 365
3 45 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (8.62%) IaaS
5 16 (5.52%) SaaS
6 12 (4.14%) PaaS
7 10 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (2.76%) IBM Cloud
9 7 (2.41%) GitHub
10 5 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (1.38%) NuGet
12 3 (1.03%) G Suite
13 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.34%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 79 (27.24%) SAN
2 75 (25.86%) Firewall
3 58 (20.00%) DNS
4 47 (16.21%) LAN
5 46 (15.86%) WAN
6 44 (15.17%) DHCP
7 38 (13.10%) TCP/IP
8 21 (7.24%) Unified Communications
9 17 (5.86%) VoIP
10 16 (5.52%) Network Security
11 12 (4.14%) VLAN
12 11 (3.79%) VPN
12 11 (3.79%) Wireless
13 10 (3.45%) Skype
13 10 (3.45%) SSL
13 10 (3.45%) VSAN
13 10 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (3.10%) Internet
14 9 (3.10%) NAS
14 9 (3.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.10%) MySQL
3 6 (2.07%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.03%) Big Data
5 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.34%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (8.28%) Jenkins
2 16 (5.52%) Cucumber
2 16 (5.52%) Selenium
3 11 (3.79%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.07%) Bitbucket
5 6 (2.07%) JIRA
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 32 (11.03%) Telecoms
2 23 (7.93%) Finance
3 11 (3.79%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.79%) Marketing
4 10 (3.45%) Legal
5 9 (3.10%) Military
6 8 (2.76%) Retail
7 7 (2.41%) Electronics
8 2 (0.69%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (14.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (13.45%) Support Engineer
3 36 (12.41%) Analyst
4 29 (10.00%) IT Support
5 28 (9.66%) IT Engineer
6 27 (9.31%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (8.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 23 (7.93%) Test Engineer
9 21 (7.24%) Service Desk Engineer
10 20 (6.90%) Service Analyst
10 20 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
10 20 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
11 19 (6.55%) Architect
12 18 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (5.86%) Integration Engineer
13 17 (5.86%) Test and Integration Engineer
14 16 (5.52%) 1st Line Support
14 16 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (5.52%) Administrator
14 16 (5.52%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.45%) Web Services
2 2 (0.69%) LAMP
3 1 (0.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.34%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.34%) Flash
3 1 (0.34%) JSON
3 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.03%) Driving Licence
2 25 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.45%) Replication
6 9 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.10%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (2.76%) Clustering
7 8 (2.76%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 8 (2.76%) Smartphone
8 7 (2.41%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.72%) HP Storage
9 5 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.38%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.69%) iPad
11 2 (0.69%) Tandem
12 1 (0.34%) Fintech
12 1 (0.34%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 193 (66.55%) Windows
2 119 (41.03%) Windows Server
3 102 (35.17%) Linux
4 82 (28.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (23.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (7.24%) Windows 7
7 19 (6.55%) Windows 10
8 12 (4.14%) Mac OS
9 10 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (3.10%) Unix
11 8 (2.76%) CentOS
12 7 (2.41%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.72%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (23.45%) DevOps
2 63 (21.72%) ITIL
3 59 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (16.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 43 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (14.14%) Mentoring
7 33 (11.38%) Scrum
8 30 (10.34%) Service Management
8 30 (10.34%) Tech Ops
8 30 (10.34%) Test Automation
9 28 (9.66%) Problem Management
9 28 (9.66%) Time Management
10 27 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (8.62%) SDLC
12 24 (8.28%) Information Security
13 23 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (7.93%) Test Scripting
14 20 (6.90%) Change Management
15 19 (6.55%) Configuration Management
16 17 (5.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (16.21%) SQL
2 36 (12.41%) Python
3 25 (8.62%) Perl
4 24 (8.28%) Java
4 24 (8.28%) PowerShell
5 21 (7.24%) C
6 18 (6.21%) Bash Shell
7 16 (5.52%) C++
8 7 (2.41%) Ruby
9 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) C#
10 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (12.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (11.03%) Degree
3 25 (8.62%) MCSE
4 24 (8.28%) Security Cleared
5 17 (5.86%) Numerate Degree
5 17 (5.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (5.17%) DV Cleared
6 15 (5.17%) MCSA
6 15 (5.17%) Network+ Certification
7 14 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (4.14%) DBS Check
9 11 (3.79%) CCNP
10 10 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (3.45%) MCTS
10 10 (3.45%) SC Cleared
11 9 (3.10%) CISSP
12 8 (2.76%) CCNA
12 8 (2.76%) CREST Certified
12 8 (2.76%) MCITP
12 8 (2.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.21%) PCI DSS
2 18 (6.21%) QA
3 11 (3.79%) GDPR
3 11 (3.79%) SLA
4 6 (2.07%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.03%) COSHH
7 2 (0.69%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.34%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 144 (49.66%) Active Directory
2 133 (45.86%) Hyper-V
3 44 (15.17%) VMware ESXi
4 37 (12.76%) Virtual Servers
5 27 (9.31%) vSphere
6 20 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (5.86%) Terminal Services
8 15 (5.17%) Xen
9 14 (4.83%) XenApp
10 11 (3.79%) VirtualBox
10 11 (3.79%) VMware NSX
10 11 (3.79%) XenDesktop
11 10 (3.45%) Docker
12 7 (2.41%) KVM
13 6 (2.07%) VMware Server
14 3 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (1.03%) XenServer
15 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (9.66%) Puppet
3 18 (6.21%) Ansible
4 12 (4.14%) SCCM
5 10 (3.45%) WSUS
6 8 (2.76%) SCOM
7 6 (2.07%) Packer
8 5 (1.72%) SmoothWall
8 5 (1.72%) Terraform
8 5 (1.72%) vCenter Server
9 4 (1.38%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.69%) Grafana
10 2 (0.69%) Nagios
10 2 (0.69%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.69%) vRealize
10 2 (0.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 1 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.34%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.34%) Simpana
Vendors
1 290 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (32.76%) Microsoft
3 88 (30.34%) Cisco
4 62 (21.38%) Citrix
5 21 (7.24%) Fortinet
6 20 (6.90%) HP
6 20 (6.90%) Veeam
7 19 (6.55%) IBM
8 17 (5.86%) Red Hat
9 16 (5.52%) Google
10 15 (5.17%) Huawei
11 13 (4.48%) Atlassian
12 11 (3.79%) Apple
13 9 (3.10%) NetApp
13 9 (3.10%) Oracle
14 7 (2.41%) Dell
14 7 (2.41%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.41%) SonicWALL
15 6 (2.07%) Aquila
15 6 (2.07%) Ivanti