Period
to 17 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 57 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware 173 231 391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.64% 4.82% 6.28%
As % of the Vendors category 12.30% 13.52% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 140 190 344
10th Percentile £34,250 £28,902 £25,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +12.00%
75th Percentile £57,000 £55,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,375
North West median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +18.42% +1.33%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,407 1,708 2,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.72% 35.62% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 1,253 2,067
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £26,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Manchester

VMware
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in Manchester.

Salary trend for VMware in Manchester

VMware
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 April 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware in Manchester

VMware
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 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 April 2021. 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
Bolton +8 13 £42,250 -0.59% 1
Altrincham -18 6 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Stockport +21 5 £22,500 -28.57%
Wigan 0 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Bury - 3 £31,250 - 2
Salford +14 2 £42,000 -16.00% 5
Cheadle +9 1 £27,172 +20.76% 2
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2021, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 105 (60.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (50.87%) Azure
3 86 (49.71%) Windows
4 76 (43.93%) Microsoft
5 68 (39.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 65 (37.57%) Active Directory
7 55 (31.79%) Windows Server
8 54 (31.21%) Firewall
9 51 (29.48%) PowerShell
10 50 (28.90%) Microsoft 365
11 41 (23.70%) vSphere
11 41 (23.70%) Linux
12 39 (22.54%) DevOps
13 38 (21.97%) AWS
13 38 (21.97%) Cisco
14 37 (21.39%) Python
14 37 (21.39%) Migration
14 37 (21.39%) Ansible
15 36 (20.81%) Hyper-V
16 35 (20.23%) DNS
17 32 (18.50%) VMware NSX
18 31 (17.92%) Bash Shell
18 31 (17.92%) VMware ESXi
19 29 (16.76%) Data Centre
19 29 (16.76%) NetApp
20 28 (16.18%) Puppet
21 26 (15.03%) Public Cloud
21 26 (15.03%) VSAN
21 26 (15.03%) SAN
21 26 (15.03%) Configuration Management

VMware
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 23 (13.29%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.09%) Confluence
2 14 (8.09%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.36%) IIS
4 7 (4.05%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.47%) Apache
5 6 (3.47%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.47%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 88 (50.87%) Azure
2 50 (28.90%) Microsoft 365
3 38 (21.97%) AWS
4 14 (8.09%) IaaS
5 10 (5.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (4.62%) PaaS
7 7 (4.05%) Route 53
7 7 (4.05%) SaaS
8 6 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (3.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 6 (3.47%) CloudFront
8 6 (3.47%) GCP
9 5 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (2.31%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.16%) Logic Apps
11 2 (1.16%) Serverless
12 1 (0.58%) Amazon EKS
12 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 54 (31.21%) Firewall
2 35 (20.23%) DNS
3 26 (15.03%) SAN
3 26 (15.03%) VSAN
4 25 (14.45%) DHCP
5 23 (13.29%) WAN
6 22 (12.72%) VPN
7 18 (10.40%) VoIP
8 16 (9.25%) VLAN
9 14 (8.09%) IPv4
9 14 (8.09%) LAN
9 14 (8.09%) OSPF
9 14 (8.09%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (6.94%) Network Security
11 10 (5.78%) NAS
12 8 (4.62%) MPLS
12 8 (4.62%) SD-WAN
13 6 (3.47%) Skype
13 6 (3.47%) Wireless
14 5 (2.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.47%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.31%) Power BI
3 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.73%) MySQL
5 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.58%) Big Data
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.09%) JIRA
2 14 (8.09%) Subversion
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (5.20%) Finance
2 7 (4.05%) Law
3 5 (2.89%) Banking
4 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Legal
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.58%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 54 (31.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (14.45%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (12.14%) Support Engineer
3 21 (12.14%) Systems Engineer
4 20 (11.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 20 (11.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (11.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 19 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 19 (10.98%) Consultant
6 16 (9.25%) Azure Engineer
6 16 (9.25%) Network Engineer
7 15 (8.67%) VMware Engineer
8 14 (8.09%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 13 (7.51%) VMware Consultant
10 12 (6.94%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (6.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 12 (6.94%) IT Engineer
11 11 (6.36%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (6.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (5.20%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.67%) Web Services
2 6 (3.47%) REST
3 5 (2.89%) JSON
4 4 (2.31%) CSS
4 4 (2.31%) Django
4 4 (2.31%) Flask
4 4 (2.31%) HTML
5 3 (1.73%) SAML
6 2 (1.16%) OAuth
6 2 (1.16%) OAuth2
7 1 (0.58%) .NET
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (0.58%) Java EE
7 1 (0.58%) Middleware
7 1 (0.58%) SOAP
7 1 (0.58%) Spring
7 1 (0.58%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.58%) Spring Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.76%) Data Centre
2 26 (15.03%) Public Cloud
3 17 (9.83%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (6.36%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.47%) Clustering
6 5 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.89%) iPad
6 5 (2.89%) iPhone
6 5 (2.89%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.73%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.73%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.58%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.58%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 86 (49.71%) Windows
2 55 (31.79%) Windows Server
3 41 (23.70%) Linux
4 14 (8.09%) Unix
4 14 (8.09%) Windows Server 2019
5 11 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.78%) CentOS
7 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (4.05%) Android
9 5 (2.89%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 39 (22.54%) DevOps
3 37 (21.39%) Migration
4 26 (15.03%) Configuration Management
5 25 (14.45%) ITIL
6 18 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.40%) Infrastructure as Code
7 17 (9.83%) Task Automation
8 15 (8.67%) Scrum
8 15 (8.67%) SDLC
8 15 (8.67%) Service Management
9 14 (8.09%) Cyber Intelligence
9 14 (8.09%) Data Science
9 14 (8.09%) DevSecOps
9 14 (8.09%) Machine Learning
9 14 (8.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 14 (8.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 14 (8.09%) Software Testing
10 13 (7.51%) Change Management
10 13 (7.51%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.48%) PowerShell
2 37 (21.39%) Python
3 31 (17.92%) Bash Shell
4 18 (10.40%) SQL
5 6 (3.47%) PHP
6 5 (2.89%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.16%) Java
7 2 (1.16%) VB
8 1 (0.58%) C
8 1 (0.58%) C#
8 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (13.29%) RHCE
2 21 (12.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (8.09%) GIAC
5 12 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.78%) Degree
7 8 (4.62%) CCNA
7 8 (4.62%) MCSE
8 7 (4.05%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.47%) CCIE
9 6 (3.47%) CCNP
10 5 (2.89%) MCSA
11 4 (2.31%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 4 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.31%) MCP
11 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 4 (2.31%) SSCP
12 3 (1.73%) MCITP
12 3 (1.73%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) SLA
2 6 (3.47%) OpenSCAP
3 1 (0.58%) GRC
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 105 (60.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (37.57%) Active Directory
3 41 (23.70%) vSphere
4 36 (20.81%) Hyper-V
5 32 (18.50%) VMware NSX
6 31 (17.92%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (12.14%) Docker
8 16 (9.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (6.94%) vCloud
10 11 (6.36%) XenApp
11 10 (5.78%) XenDesktop
12 9 (5.20%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (4.05%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 4 (2.31%) KVM
16 3 (1.73%) VMware Server
17 2 (1.16%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
17 2 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
17 2 (1.16%) Shibboleth
18 1 (0.58%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 37 (21.39%) Ansible
2 28 (16.18%) Puppet
3 18 (10.40%) SCCM
4 14 (8.09%) Terraform
4 14 (8.09%) vRealize
5 12 (6.94%) FortiGate
6 9 (5.20%) Kubernetes
6 9 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (5.20%) vCenter Server
7 6 (3.47%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (2.89%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (1.16%) Nessus
9 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.58%) EnCase
10 1 (0.58%) FTK
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.58%) Salt
10 1 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 76 (43.93%) Microsoft
2 38 (21.97%) Cisco
3 29 (16.76%) NetApp
4 22 (12.72%) EMC
4 22 (12.72%) Veeam
5 21 (12.14%) HP
6 20 (11.56%) Red Hat
7 19 (10.98%) Citrix
8 15 (8.67%) Nimble Storage
8 15 (8.67%) Oracle
9 11 (6.36%) SolarWinds
10 7 (4.05%) Dell
10 7 (4.05%) Sophos
11 6 (3.47%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.89%) CA
12 5 (2.89%) Polycom
12 5 (2.89%) Proofpoint
13 4 (2.31%) Juniper
13 4 (2.31%) Splunk
14 3 (1.73%) LogicMonitor