Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 73 79
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 225 315 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.12% 4.15% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 24.43% 33.91% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 193 270 168
Manchester median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £20,925
90th Percentile £64,750 £59,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

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 921 929 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.76% 12.24% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 780 808 524
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Stockport +21 43 £43,000 -4.44% 5
Altrincham -2 16 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Wigan +11 12 £62,500 +56.25%
Salford -5 9 £37,500 +7.41% 3
Cheadle +1 8 £43,000 - 1
Rochdale -10 5 £33,000 -17.50%
Sale +4 2 £23,500 -17.54%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 225 (100.00%) VMware
2 167 (74.22%) Windows
3 144 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 127 (56.44%) Hyper-V
5 121 (53.78%) Active Directory
6 93 (41.33%) Office 365
7 87 (38.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 85 (37.78%) Windows Server
9 76 (33.78%) Linux
10 67 (29.78%) WAN
10 67 (29.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 66 (29.33%) Cisco
12 63 (28.00%) ITIL
13 62 (27.56%) LAN
14 60 (26.67%) DevOps
15 56 (24.89%) DNS
16 55 (24.44%) TCP/IP
17 50 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
18 49 (21.78%) Microsoft Azure
19 48 (21.33%) DHCP
20 47 (20.89%) MS Exchange
21 43 (19.11%) Microsoft Certification
22 42 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
23 41 (18.22%) Firewall
24 40 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
25 38 (16.89%) SAN
26 37 (16.44%) MCSE
26 37 (16.44%) Java
27 35 (15.56%) Degree
28 33 (14.67%) SharePoint

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 47 (20.89%) MS Exchange
2 33 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 33 (14.67%) SharePoint
3 22 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (7.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (5.78%) Skype for Business
6 9 (4.00%) Apache Pig
6 9 (4.00%) Apache Spark
6 9 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.67%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.22%) IIS
9 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.44%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 93 (41.33%) Office 365
2 49 (21.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (13.33%) IaaS
5 13 (5.78%) PaaS
6 9 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (4.00%) SaaS
7 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.89%) G Suite
7 2 (0.89%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.89%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.44%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.44%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 67 (29.78%) WAN
2 62 (27.56%) LAN
3 56 (24.89%) DNS
4 55 (24.44%) TCP/IP
5 48 (21.33%) DHCP
6 41 (18.22%) Firewall
7 38 (16.89%) SAN
8 20 (8.89%) VPN
9 15 (6.67%) VoIP
10 14 (6.22%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (5.33%) Skype
12 11 (4.89%) WLAN
13 9 (4.00%) VLAN
14 7 (3.11%) Internet
15 5 (2.22%) NetScaler
15 5 (2.22%) PBX
15 5 (2.22%) Unified Communications
16 4 (1.78%) Reverse Proxy
17 3 (1.33%) ADSL
17 3 (1.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.00%) MySQL
3 13 (5.78%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 9 (4.00%) Big Data
4 9 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.89%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.44%) Power BI
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (7.11%) Git (software)
1 16 (7.11%) NuGet
2 10 (4.44%) Cucumber
2 10 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.44%) Selenium
3 8 (3.56%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.67%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 15 (6.67%) Finance
2 11 (4.89%) Military
3 10 (4.44%) Games
3 10 (4.44%) Retail
4 9 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.56%) Marketing
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 2 (0.89%) Billing
6 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (16.89%) Support Engineer
2 36 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 28 (12.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 26 (11.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 23 (10.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 20 (8.89%) IT Engineer
7 20 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (8.44%) IT Support
8 19 (8.44%) VMware Engineer
9 18 (8.00%) Team Leader
10 15 (6.67%) Administrator
11 14 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (6.22%) Lead DevOps
12 13 (5.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 13 (5.78%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (5.33%) Analyst
14 11 (4.89%) Architect
14 11 (4.89%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.11%) Web Services
2 10 (4.44%) Middleware
3 9 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (4.00%) Apache Camel
3 9 (4.00%) CSS
3 9 (4.00%) CSS3
3 9 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (4.00%) HTML
3 9 (4.00%) HTML5
3 9 (4.00%) Java EE
3 9 (4.00%) jQuery
3 9 (4.00%) LAMP
3 9 (4.00%) Node.js
3 9 (4.00%) Spring
4 3 (1.33%) Flash
5 2 (0.89%) .NET
6 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.44%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.11%) Driving Licence
2 11 (4.89%) PKI
3 10 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.44%) Replication
4 9 (4.00%) Clustering
5 7 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.11%) Tandem
6 6 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (2.67%) NHS
6 6 (2.67%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.33%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.33%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.89%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.89%) iPad
9 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.89%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 167 (74.22%) Windows
2 87 (38.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 85 (37.78%) Windows Server
4 76 (33.78%) Linux
5 67 (29.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 26 (11.56%) Windows 10
8 19 (8.44%) Unix
9 7 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.11%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.22%) CentOS
10 5 (2.22%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.78%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.89%) Android
13 2 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (28.00%) ITIL
2 60 (26.67%) DevOps
3 50 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (13.33%) Scrum
6 25 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 22 (9.78%) Time Management
8 20 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (8.44%) Presales
9 19 (8.44%) SDLC
10 17 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (7.11%) TDD
12 14 (6.22%) Information Security
13 13 (5.78%) Coaching
13 13 (5.78%) Project Management
14 12 (5.33%) Analytics
14 12 (5.33%) Software Engineering
15 11 (4.89%) Configuration Management
15 11 (4.89%) Release Management
16 10 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.44%) Java
2 25 (11.11%) C
3 24 (10.67%) PowerShell
4 23 (10.22%) Python
5 19 (8.44%) Perl
6 18 (8.00%) C++
6 18 (8.00%) SQL
7 9 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.00%) Ruby
8 4 (1.78%) C#
9 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.89%) VB
9 2 (0.89%) VBScript
10 1 (0.44%) PHP
10 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (19.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (16.44%) MCSE
3 35 (15.56%) Degree
4 28 (12.44%) Security Cleared
5 19 (8.44%) DV Cleared
5 19 (8.44%) Numerate Degree
6 17 (7.56%) MCSA
7 15 (6.67%) MCP
8 13 (5.78%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (3.56%) CCNA
11 8 (3.56%) MCTS
12 7 (3.11%) MCITP
13 5 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (2.22%) NCDA
14 3 (1.33%) CCA
15 2 (0.89%) CISSP
15 2 (0.89%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.89%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.44%) QA
3 6 (2.67%) SLA
4 4 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.44%) COBIT
6 1 (0.44%) GPG13
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 127 (56.44%) Hyper-V
2 121 (53.78%) Active Directory
3 27 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (11.56%) vSphere
5 23 (10.22%) Terminal Services
6 17 (7.56%) VirtualBox
7 16 (7.11%) Xen
8 10 (4.44%) Docker
9 9 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.67%) XenDesktop
11 5 (2.22%) XenApp
11 5 (2.22%) XenServer
12 2 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.44%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.44%) NFS
13 1 (0.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (11.11%) Puppet
2 24 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (8.89%) Ansible
4 7 (3.11%) SCOM
5 6 (2.67%) Packer
5 6 (2.67%) SCCM
6 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.78%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.89%) Nessus
7 2 (0.89%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.89%) WSUS
7 2 (0.89%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.44%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.44%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.44%) OpenVAS
8 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 225 (100.00%) VMware
2 144 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 66 (29.33%) Cisco
4 32 (14.22%) Citrix
5 24 (10.67%) Veeam
6 19 (8.44%) Red Hat
7 17 (7.56%) HP
8 16 (7.11%) NetApp
9 14 (6.22%) Google
10 12 (5.33%) Dell
11 9 (4.00%) Oracle
12 8 (3.56%) CommVault
12 8 (3.56%) IBM
13 7 (3.11%) SolarWinds
14 6 (2.67%) Aruba
14 6 (2.67%) EMC
14 6 (2.67%) Lotus
14 6 (2.67%) Veritas
14 6 (2.67%) Zerto
15 4 (1.78%) Acme Packet