Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 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
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 33 54
Rank change year-on-year -24 +21 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware 266 518 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.76% 7.64% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 12.52% 17.58% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 221 446 384
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.79% +14.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,125 £21,475
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £63,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +12.50% -4.00%

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 2,125 2,946 3,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.05% 43.45% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,562 2,446 2,784
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +4.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Manchester

VMware
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in Manchester.

Salary trend for VMware in Manchester

VMware
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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
Altrincham +31 23 £35,000 -30.00% 7
Bolton -6 16 £33,750 +3.85% 5
Stockport -29 15 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Salford -9 9 £50,000 +42.86% 3
Oldham -3 4 £33,162 +9.63% 2
Cheadle -6 2 £25,750 -33.97% 3
Bury -4 1 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Wigan -11 1 £40,000 +77.78%
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 187 (70.30%) Windows
2 169 (63.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (58.65%) Azure
4 152 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 140 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 122 (45.86%) Office 365
7 108 (40.60%) Windows Server
7 108 (40.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 88 (33.08%) Firewall
9 73 (27.44%) Cisco
10 71 (26.69%) AWS
11 66 (24.81%) DNS
12 65 (24.44%) Hyper-V
13 59 (22.18%) Citrix
14 57 (21.43%) Linux
15 55 (20.68%) Data Centre
16 53 (19.92%) MS Exchange
17 50 (18.80%) SCCM
18 49 (18.42%) DHCP
18 49 (18.42%) SAN
19 45 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
20 44 (16.54%) Windows 10
21 43 (16.17%) NetApp
22 42 (15.79%) SQL Server
23 38 (14.29%) ITIL
24 37 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
25 36 (13.53%) DevOps
25 36 (13.53%) IIS
26 35 (13.16%) LAN
26 35 (13.16%) Agile Software Development

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 53 (19.92%) MS Exchange
2 36 (13.53%) IIS
3 25 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.38%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.01%) Apache
7 5 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.88%) SAS
7 5 (1.88%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.50%) nginx
9 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Elite 3E
1 3 (1.13%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 156 (58.65%) Azure
2 122 (45.86%) Office 365
3 71 (26.69%) AWS
4 23 (8.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (5.64%) IaaS
6 14 (5.26%) PaaS
7 12 (4.51%) SaaS
8 9 (3.38%) GCP
9 7 (2.63%) Mimecast
10 3 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.13%) Amazon Cognito
10 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.13%) AWS CloudTrail
10 3 (1.13%) Route 53
11 2 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.75%) AWS CodeBuild
12 1 (0.38%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.38%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 88 (33.08%) Firewall
2 66 (24.81%) DNS
3 49 (18.42%) DHCP
3 49 (18.42%) SAN
4 35 (13.16%) LAN
5 34 (12.78%) WAN
6 21 (7.89%) TCP/IP
7 20 (7.52%) VPN
8 17 (6.39%) VoIP
9 15 (5.64%) Remote Desktop
10 13 (4.89%) NetScaler
11 12 (4.51%) VLAN
12 10 (3.76%) DMZ
13 9 (3.38%) NAS
13 9 (3.38%) Wireless
14 7 (2.63%) IP Telephony
14 7 (2.63%) VSAN
15 6 (2.26%) iSCSI
15 6 (2.26%) SSL
16 5 (1.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.01%) MySQL
4 4 (1.50%) MariaDB
4 4 (1.50%) MS Access
5 3 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.75%) GIS
6 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.38%) Big Data
7 1 (0.38%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.38%) Ingres
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (3.76%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.50%) Selenium
4 3 (1.13%) MSI
4 3 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.75%) GitLab
6 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.38%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 22 (8.27%) Public Sector
2 21 (7.89%) Finance
2 21 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.76%) Fire and Rescue
3 10 (3.76%) Legal
3 10 (3.76%) Police
3 10 (3.76%) Retail
4 4 (1.50%) Law
4 4 (1.50%) Local Government
5 3 (1.13%) Banking
5 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.75%) Games
6 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 90 (33.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (16.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 32 (12.03%) IT Engineer
4 31 (11.65%) Support Engineer
5 18 (6.77%) Consultant
6 17 (6.39%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (5.26%) Architect
8 14 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
8 14 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
9 13 (4.89%) Windows Engineer
10 12 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (4.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (4.51%) Network Engineer
10 12 (4.51%) Server Engineer
11 11 (4.14%) Analyst
11 11 (4.14%) Azure Engineer
11 11 (4.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (3.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.63%) Web Services
2 5 (1.88%) Middleware
3 4 (1.50%) LAMP
3 4 (1.50%) LDAP
4 2 (0.75%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.38%) J2EE
5 1 (0.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (20.68%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.52%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.51%) Clustering
5 11 (4.14%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.76%) Driving Licence
7 8 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.01%) User Experience
8 6 (2.26%) PlayStation
8 6 (2.26%) Xbox
9 5 (1.88%) Life Science
9 5 (1.88%) Replication
10 4 (1.50%) PKI
10 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.75%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.75%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Licensing
12 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 187 (70.30%) Windows
2 108 (40.60%) Windows Server
3 57 (21.43%) Linux
4 44 (16.54%) Windows 10
5 37 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (6.02%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.26%) Unix
9 13 (4.89%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.50%) CentOS
11 4 (1.50%) Solaris
11 4 (1.50%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.13%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.13%) SUSE
13 1 (0.38%) Android
13 1 (0.38%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (40.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 38 (14.29%) ITIL
3 36 (13.53%) DevOps
4 35 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (10.90%) Migration
7 23 (8.65%) Mentoring
8 19 (7.14%) Service Management
9 16 (6.02%) Proactive Monitoring
9 16 (6.02%) Service Delivery
10 14 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (5.26%) Incident Management
10 14 (5.26%) Presales
10 14 (5.26%) Problem Management
11 13 (4.89%) Coaching
11 13 (4.89%) Configuration Management
11 13 (4.89%) Data Protection
12 12 (4.51%) Patch Management
13 11 (4.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (4.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.90%) SQL
2 16 (6.02%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.01%) Bash Shell
3 8 (3.01%) Python
4 5 (1.88%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.13%) Ruby
6 1 (0.38%) C
6 1 (0.38%) Go
6 1 (0.38%) Java
6 1 (0.38%) PHP
6 1 (0.38%) VB
6 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (12.41%) Degree
3 26 (9.77%) MCSA
4 21 (7.89%) MCSE
5 20 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (5.64%) MCITP
7 12 (4.51%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (4.14%) MCTS
9 10 (3.76%) Security Cleared
10 8 (3.01%) VCP6
11 5 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.88%) CISSP
12 4 (1.50%) MCP
13 3 (1.13%) CCNA
13 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.75%) CEH
14 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
15 1 (0.38%) CISA
15 1 (0.38%) CompTIA Security+
15 1 (0.38%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.76%) SLA
2 9 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.01%) GDPR
4 6 (2.26%) NIST
5 4 (1.50%) PMO
6 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.38%) DICOM
6 1 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 169 (63.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 65 (24.44%) Hyper-V
4 34 (12.78%) vSphere
5 25 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (6.77%) XenApp
7 16 (6.02%) XenDesktop
8 15 (5.64%) Docker
9 10 (3.76%) Virtual Desktop
9 10 (3.76%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (3.01%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 8 (3.01%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (2.26%) Terminal Services
12 6 (2.26%) VMware NSX
13 4 (1.50%) NFS
13 4 (1.50%) Samba
14 3 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (1.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 50 (18.80%) SCCM
2 20 (7.52%) Puppet
3 19 (7.14%) WSUS
4 14 (5.26%) SCOM
5 13 (4.89%) Nagios
6 12 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (4.51%) Terraform
7 11 (4.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 11 (4.14%) vRealize
8 10 (3.76%) XenMobile
9 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (1.88%) AirWatch
10 5 (1.88%) Ansible
10 5 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (1.88%) ZABBIX
11 4 (1.50%) Cacti
11 4 (1.50%) Galera Cluster
11 4 (1.50%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (1.50%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 152 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 73 (27.44%) Cisco
3 59 (22.18%) Citrix
4 43 (16.17%) NetApp
5 28 (10.53%) Veeam
6 20 (7.52%) EMC
7 14 (5.26%) Meraki
8 13 (4.89%) HP
9 12 (4.51%) Dell
10 10 (3.76%) Palo Alto
10 10 (3.76%) Red Hat
10 10 (3.76%) SolarWinds
11 9 (3.38%) Fortinet
12 8 (3.01%) Actuate
13 7 (2.63%) Oracle
14 6 (2.26%) Avaya
14 6 (2.26%) Symantec
14 6 (2.26%) WatchGuard
15 5 (1.88%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.88%) F5