Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 117 98
Rank change year-on-year +14 -19 -36
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 220 208 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.10% 2.69% 2.80%
As % of the System Software category 23.63% 24.38% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 180 176 162
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,125 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.04%

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 931 853 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.13% 11.05% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 782 727 580
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,150 £21,249
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £53,250
North West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +15 24 £41,250 +26.92% 3
Wigan +14 18 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Altrincham +6 11 £29,250 -10.00%
Salford -1 8 £37,500 -3.23% 3
Cheadle +1 4 £37,500 - 2
Rochdale -13 3 £33,000 -17.50%
Bolton +8 1 £32,500 -7.14%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 220 (100.00%) VMware
2 158 (71.82%) Windows
3 137 (62.27%) Hyper-V
4 132 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 103 (46.82%) Active Directory
6 86 (39.09%) Windows Server
7 78 (35.45%) Linux
8 69 (31.36%) Cisco
9 63 (28.64%) Office 365
10 61 (27.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 59 (26.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 57 (25.91%) DevOps
13 56 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
14 55 (25.00%) ITIL
15 53 (24.09%) Amazon AWS
16 50 (22.73%) WAN
17 48 (21.82%) LAN
18 46 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
19 44 (20.00%) MS Exchange
20 42 (19.09%) DNS
20 42 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
20 42 (19.09%) SAN
20 42 (19.09%) IaaS
21 41 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (18.64%) Citrix
21 41 (18.64%) Firewall
22 39 (17.73%) Mentoring
23 37 (16.82%) TCP/IP
24 34 (15.45%) Degree
25 33 (15.00%) MCSE

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 44 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (11.36%) SharePoint
4 18 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (6.36%) Skype for Business
6 11 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.73%) IIS
9 3 (1.36%) Confluence
9 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.91%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.91%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.45%) Apache
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 63 (28.64%) Office 365
2 56 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (24.09%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (19.09%) IaaS
5 19 (8.64%) NuGet
6 18 (8.18%) PaaS
7 17 (7.73%) SaaS
8 10 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.27%) G Suite
10 5 (2.27%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.73%) WAN
2 48 (21.82%) LAN
3 42 (19.09%) DNS
3 42 (19.09%) SAN
4 41 (18.64%) Firewall
5 37 (16.82%) TCP/IP
6 32 (14.55%) DHCP
7 18 (8.18%) VPN
8 15 (6.82%) VoIP
9 14 (6.36%) Skype
10 13 (5.91%) Unified Communications
10 13 (5.91%) WLAN
11 10 (4.55%) VLAN
12 8 (3.64%) Internet
13 6 (2.73%) NAS
13 6 (2.73%) PBX
14 5 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (2.27%) IP Telephony
14 5 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.00%) MySQL
3 4 (1.82%) Big Data
3 4 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.91%) Hazelcast
4 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 10 (4.55%) Selenium
4 6 (2.73%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.36%) JIRA
6 2 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (4.55%) Retail
1 10 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.09%) Finance
2 9 (4.09%) Manufacturing
2 9 (4.09%) Marketing
3 6 (2.73%) Military
4 5 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
5 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (12.27%) Support Engineer
3 26 (11.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 23 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 22 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
6 21 (9.55%) Team Leader
7 19 (8.64%) Administrator
7 19 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (8.18%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (8.18%) Architect
8 18 (8.18%) IT Support
9 17 (7.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
11 14 (6.36%) Senior DevOps
11 14 (6.36%) Test Engineer
12 13 (5.91%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 13 (5.91%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 12 (5.45%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.82%) Web Services
2 4 (1.82%) Flash
3 3 (1.36%) .NET
4 2 (0.91%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.91%) Apache Flex
4 2 (0.91%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.45%) CSS
5 1 (0.45%) CSS3
5 1 (0.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.45%) HTML
5 1 (0.45%) HTML5
5 1 (0.45%) Java EE
5 1 (0.45%) jQuery
5 1 (0.45%) JSON
5 1 (0.45%) LAMP
5 1 (0.45%) Node.js
5 1 (0.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.55%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.18%) Driving Licence
3 10 (4.55%) Clustering
3 10 (4.55%) Replication
4 9 (4.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (4.09%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.73%) Tandem
7 5 (2.27%) HP Storage
7 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.27%) NHS
7 5 (2.27%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.27%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.82%) FlexPod
8 4 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.82%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.91%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.91%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 158 (71.82%) Windows
2 86 (39.09%) Windows Server
3 78 (35.45%) Linux
4 61 (27.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (26.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (8.64%) Windows 10
7 18 (8.18%) Windows 7
8 9 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.18%) CentOS
10 6 (2.73%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (1.82%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.82%) Unix
12 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.45%) Android
14 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.91%) DevOps
2 55 (25.00%) ITIL
3 46 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (17.73%) Mentoring
6 26 (11.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (10.45%) TDD
8 22 (10.00%) Scrum
9 21 (9.55%) Presales
10 20 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (9.09%) Time Management
11 18 (8.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (6.82%) SDLC
13 14 (6.36%) Coaching
13 14 (6.36%) Software Delivery
13 14 (6.36%) Test Automation
13 14 (6.36%) Test Scripting
14 13 (5.91%) High Availability
15 12 (5.45%) Migration
15 12 (5.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.36%) C
2 24 (10.91%) Python
3 21 (9.55%) PowerShell
4 17 (7.73%) Java
5 16 (7.27%) SQL
6 15 (6.82%) Perl
7 12 (5.45%) C++
8 6 (2.73%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.91%) C#
9 2 (0.91%) VB
9 2 (0.91%) VBScript
10 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.45%) PHP
10 1 (0.45%) Ruby
10 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (15.45%) Degree
3 33 (15.00%) MCSE
4 29 (13.18%) Security Cleared
5 24 (10.91%) MCSA
6 17 (7.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (6.82%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (6.36%) DV Cleared
9 12 (5.45%) MCTS
10 9 (4.09%) MCITP
10 9 (4.09%) SC Cleared
11 7 (3.18%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (3.18%) MCP
12 6 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (2.27%) CCNA
13 5 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.82%) DBS Check
14 4 (1.82%) NCDA
14 4 (1.82%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.18%) QA
2 14 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.64%) SLA
4 7 (3.18%) ISO 9001
4 7 (3.18%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.36%) COSHH
5 3 (1.36%) GDPR
5 3 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.91%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.91%) PMO
7 1 (0.45%) COBIT
7 1 (0.45%) GPG13
7 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 137 (62.27%) Hyper-V
2 103 (46.82%) Active Directory
3 28 (12.73%) Xen
4 26 (11.82%) VirtualBox
5 25 (11.36%) vSphere
6 18 (8.18%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (7.27%) Terminal Services
8 13 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (3.18%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (2.73%) KVM
10 6 (2.73%) XenApp
10 6 (2.73%) XenServer
11 5 (2.27%) XenDesktop
12 4 (1.82%) Docker
13 3 (1.36%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.91%) NFS
14 2 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.45%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (15.00%) Ansible
2 29 (13.18%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (13.18%) Puppet
3 13 (5.91%) SCCM
3 13 (5.91%) SCOM
4 8 (3.64%) WSUS
5 5 (2.27%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.36%) Terraform
7 2 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.91%) Nessus
7 2 (0.91%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.45%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.45%) OpenVAS
8 1 (0.45%) Simpana
8 1 (0.45%) vRealize
8 1 (0.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 220 (100.00%) VMware
2 132 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 69 (31.36%) Cisco
4 41 (18.64%) Citrix
5 28 (12.73%) Veeam
6 22 (10.00%) HP
7 21 (9.55%) Google
8 19 (8.64%) IBM
9 17 (7.73%) NetApp
10 13 (5.91%) Red Hat
11 12 (5.45%) Dell
12 10 (4.55%) SolarWinds
13 9 (4.09%) EMC
14 8 (3.64%) CommVault
15 6 (2.73%) Aruba
15 6 (2.73%) Veritas
15 6 (2.73%) Zerto
16 5 (2.27%) Acme Packet
16 5 (2.27%) Sonus
17 4 (1.82%) Meraki