Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 122 84
Rank change year-on-year +66 -38 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 375 214 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.17% 2.69% 3.62%
As % of the System Software category 29.18% 22.55% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 314 191 247
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,375 £50,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

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 1,285 949 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.70% 11.93% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,066 821 724
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +28 58 £22,500 -40.00%
Stockport +14 34 £26,250 -38.95% 2
Bolton +30 15 £24,000 -40.00% 3
Altrincham -5 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Heywood - 7 £47,500 -
Cheadle +2 5 £39,000 -9.30% 2
Bury -1 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Sale -4 3 £32,000 +36.17%
Oldham 0 1 £32,500 -40.91% 2
Salford -10 1 - - 6
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 375 (100.00%) VMware
2 249 (66.40%) Windows
3 159 (42.40%) Linux
4 156 (41.60%) Cisco
5 153 (40.80%) Active Directory
6 150 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 128 (34.13%) SQL
8 110 (29.33%) Finance
9 109 (29.07%) Mentoring
9 109 (29.07%) Windows Server
10 105 (28.00%) Firewall
11 104 (27.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 103 (27.47%) Disaster Recovery
13 101 (26.93%) PCI DSS
14 100 (26.67%) Hyper-V
15 98 (26.13%) Information Security
16 95 (25.33%) SAN
17 92 (24.53%) Network Security
18 87 (23.20%) Management Information System
19 86 (22.93%) Business Continuity
20 85 (22.67%) Legal
21 82 (21.87%) Data Protection
21 82 (21.87%) Wi-Fi
21 82 (21.87%) CISSP
21 82 (21.87%) GDPR
22 81 (21.60%) Cyber Kill Chain
22 81 (21.60%) Scenario Testing
22 81 (21.60%) Due Diligence
22 81 (21.60%) Web Development
22 81 (21.60%) Penetration Testing

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 53 (14.13%) MS Exchange
2 34 (9.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (7.73%) IIS
5 24 (6.40%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.93%) JBoss
6 11 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (2.40%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.40%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.60%) CMS
10 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.33%) Skype for Business
11 4 (1.07%) Apache
11 4 (1.07%) Confluence
12 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.53%) nginx
12 2 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 81 (21.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 59 (15.73%) Office 365
2 52 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.67%) GitHub
5 9 (2.40%) SaaS
6 7 (1.87%) IaaS
7 5 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.80%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (28.00%) Firewall
2 95 (25.33%) SAN
3 92 (24.53%) Network Security
4 82 (21.87%) Wi-Fi
5 64 (17.07%) DNS
6 62 (16.53%) LAN
6 62 (16.53%) WAN
7 55 (14.67%) DHCP
8 42 (11.20%) TCP/IP
9 13 (3.47%) Unified Communications
10 12 (3.20%) VoIP
11 10 (2.67%) VLAN
11 10 (2.67%) Wireless
12 9 (2.40%) VSAN
13 7 (1.87%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.60%) Intranet
14 6 (1.60%) IP Telephony
14 6 (1.60%) SSL
15 5 (1.33%) VPN
15 5 (1.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.40%) MongoDB
1 9 (2.40%) MySQL
2 7 (1.87%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 14 (3.73%) Cucumber
2 14 (3.73%) Selenium
3 10 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.40%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.07%) JIRA
6 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 110 (29.33%) Finance
2 85 (22.67%) Legal
3 37 (9.87%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.53%) Electronics
5 13 (3.47%) Marketing
6 8 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.60%) Military
7 6 (1.60%) Retail
8 3 (0.80%) Publishing
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
9 2 (0.53%) Billing
9 2 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 118 (31.47%) Analyst
2 84 (22.40%) IT Analyst
3 81 (21.60%) IT Security Analyst
3 81 (21.60%) Security Analyst
3 81 (21.60%) Senior Analyst
3 81 (21.60%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 81 (21.60%) Senior Security Analyst
4 48 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 43 (11.47%) IT Support
6 38 (10.13%) Support Engineer
7 31 (8.27%) Service Analyst
7 31 (8.27%) Support Technician
8 30 (8.00%) IT Technician
9 29 (7.73%) IT Support Technician
9 29 (7.73%) Server Support
9 29 (7.73%) Service Desk Analyst
10 28 (7.47%) DevOps Engineer
11 27 (7.20%) SAN Support
11 27 (7.20%) Server Support Technician
11 27 (7.20%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.87%) Web Services
2 6 (1.60%) .NET
2 6 (1.60%) HTML
2 6 (1.60%) XML
3 2 (0.53%) LAMP
4 1 (0.27%) Node.js
4 1 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 87 (23.20%) Management Information System
2 81 (21.60%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 19 (5.07%) Driving Licence
4 18 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.53%) Replication
6 16 (4.27%) Data Centre
6 16 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.13%) Clustering
7 8 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.33%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.80%) Life Science
11 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.27%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.27%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) iPad
11 1 (0.27%) iPhone
11 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 249 (66.40%) Windows
2 159 (42.40%) Linux
3 109 (29.07%) Windows Server
4 81 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (5.60%) Windows 10
7 19 (5.07%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.20%) Mac OS
9 11 (2.93%) Unix
10 7 (1.87%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.60%) CentOS
11 6 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (29.07%) Mentoring
2 103 (27.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 98 (26.13%) Information Security
4 86 (22.93%) Business Continuity
5 82 (21.87%) Data Protection
6 81 (21.60%) Due Diligence
6 81 (21.60%) Penetration Testing
6 81 (21.60%) Risk Analysis
6 81 (21.60%) Scenario Testing
6 81 (21.60%) SIEM
6 81 (21.60%) Threat Analysis
6 81 (21.60%) Vulnerability Management
6 81 (21.60%) Web Development
7 78 (20.80%) ITIL
8 55 (14.67%) DevOps
9 52 (13.87%) IT Strategy
10 50 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 41 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (10.67%) Service Management
13 39 (10.40%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (34.13%) SQL
2 39 (10.40%) PowerShell
3 28 (7.47%) Python
4 26 (6.93%) Java
5 21 (5.60%) Perl
6 19 (5.07%) Bash Shell
7 14 (3.73%) C++
8 7 (1.87%) C
8 7 (1.87%) Ruby
9 2 (0.53%) Go
9 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.27%) C#
10 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 82 (21.87%) CISSP
2 81 (21.60%) CREST Certified
2 81 (21.60%) SANS
3 39 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (5.60%) MCSE
4 21 (5.60%) Network+ Certification
5 18 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (4.27%) Degree
7 13 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.47%) MCSA
8 12 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.67%) CCNP
9 10 (2.67%) MCTS
10 9 (2.40%) DBS Check
11 8 (2.13%) CCNA
11 8 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (2.13%) MCITP
11 8 (2.13%) MCP
11 8 (2.13%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.60%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (27.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 101 (26.93%) PCI DSS
3 82 (21.87%) GDPR
4 16 (4.27%) SLA
5 7 (1.87%) QA
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 153 (40.80%) Active Directory
2 100 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 53 (14.13%) Virtual Servers
4 49 (13.07%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (11.47%) Virtual Machines
6 37 (9.87%) vSphere
7 20 (5.33%) Terminal Services
8 15 (4.00%) Docker
9 12 (3.20%) XenApp
10 10 (2.67%) VMware NSX
10 10 (2.67%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.60%) vCloud
11 6 (1.60%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.53%) Xen
14 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.27%) Kamailio
14 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (7.47%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (5.87%) Puppet
3 9 (2.40%) Nagios
3 9 (2.40%) Packer
4 8 (2.13%) Ansible
4 8 (2.13%) SCCM
4 8 (2.13%) WSUS
5 5 (1.33%) SmoothWall
5 5 (1.33%) vCenter Server
6 4 (1.07%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.07%) Terraform
7 3 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.80%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.80%) vRealize
8 2 (0.53%) Grafana
8 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.53%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 375 (100.00%) VMware
2 156 (41.60%) Cisco
3 150 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 58 (15.47%) Citrix
5 26 (6.93%) Fortinet
6 23 (6.13%) Veeam
7 21 (5.60%) Huawei
8 17 (4.53%) Red Hat
9 15 (4.00%) HP
10 14 (3.73%) Atlassian
11 13 (3.47%) Apple
11 13 (3.47%) IBM
12 12 (3.20%) Oracle
13 10 (2.67%) NetApp
14 9 (2.40%) Aquila
14 9 (2.40%) Dell
15 7 (1.87%) Ivanti
16 6 (1.60%) Aruba
16 6 (1.60%) Google
16 6 (1.60%) SolarWinds