Period
to 17 January 2018

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 January 2018 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 38 43
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 421 486 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.67% 6.53% 5.62%
As % of the Vendors category 11.95% 15.41% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 384 435 280
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £21,475 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,125 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.37% -2.67% +7.14%

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 3,523 3,153 2,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.44% 42.37% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,855 2,685 2,279
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 17 January 2018.

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 January 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 +13 57 £43,000 -4.44% 5
Altrincham -8 15 £37,500 +41.51% 3
Salford -3 12 £38,000 +14.02% 6
Rochdale -20 12 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Cheadle -3 10 £43,000 +56.36% 1
Wigan +5 7 £67,500 +206.82% 3
Bolton +6 3 £40,000 +8.11% 2
Bury +2 3 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Sale +6 2 £23,500 -17.54%
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for VMware.

1 304 (72.21%) Windows
2 239 (56.77%) Active Directory
3 220 (52.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 217 (51.54%) Microsoft
5 205 (48.69%) Hyper-V
6 197 (46.79%) Windows Server
7 194 (46.08%) Office 365
8 171 (40.62%) Cisco
9 164 (38.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 144 (34.20%) ITIL
11 116 (27.55%) Linux
11 116 (27.55%) MS Exchange
12 108 (25.65%) WAN
13 104 (24.70%) LAN
13 104 (24.70%) TCP/IP
14 103 (24.47%) DNS
14 103 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
15 99 (23.52%) DevOps
16 98 (23.28%) Firewall
17 91 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
18 88 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
19 86 (20.43%) SAN
19 86 (20.43%) Microsoft Office
20 79 (18.76%) DHCP
20 79 (18.76%) MCSE
21 76 (18.05%) Microsoft Azure
22 74 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
23 68 (16.15%) Citrix
24 65 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
25 62 (14.73%) Windows 7

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
1 116 (27.55%) MS Exchange
2 91 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (9.74%) SharePoint
4 31 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (5.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (3.09%) IIS
6 13 (3.09%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.85%) Skype for Business
8 11 (2.61%) Apache
9 10 (2.38%) Apache Pig
9 10 (2.38%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.90%) nginx
11 7 (1.66%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.95%) WordPress
14 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 86 (20.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Epicor Tropos
1 2 (0.48%) Pegasus Opera
1 2 (0.48%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 194 (46.08%) Office 365
2 76 (18.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (6.41%) Mimecast
5 24 (5.70%) IaaS
6 21 (4.99%) SaaS
7 16 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (3.56%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (3.56%) Serverless
9 9 (2.14%) OneDrive
9 9 (2.14%) PaaS
10 8 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.43%) Amazon Kinesis
11 6 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.95%) GitHub
13 2 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 108 (25.65%) WAN
2 104 (24.70%) LAN
2 104 (24.70%) TCP/IP
3 103 (24.47%) DNS
4 98 (23.28%) Firewall
5 86 (20.43%) SAN
6 79 (18.76%) DHCP
7 35 (8.31%) VLAN
8 20 (4.75%) VoIP
9 18 (4.28%) VPN
10 13 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (2.38%) Skype
12 7 (1.66%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.66%) WLAN
13 6 (1.43%) Internet
14 5 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (0.95%) iSCSI
15 4 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
16 3 (0.71%) Network Security
16 3 (0.71%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.55%) MySQL
2 31 (7.36%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 12 (2.85%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 10 (2.38%) Big Data
5 10 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 8 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.24%) Power BI
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (6.65%) Jenkins
2 17 (4.04%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 10 (2.38%) NuGet
3 10 (2.38%) Selenium
4 6 (1.43%) Bitbucket
5 5 (1.19%) JIRA
5 5 (1.19%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.95%) GoCD
6 4 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.95%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.71%) Subversion
8 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
General
1 31 (7.36%) Finance
2 17 (4.04%) Manufacturing
3 16 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.33%) Retail
5 12 (2.85%) Military
6 10 (2.38%) Games
7 7 (1.66%) Local Government
8 3 (0.71%) Back Office
8 3 (0.71%) Billing
8 3 (0.71%) Marketing
9 2 (0.48%) Law
9 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 2 (0.48%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 107 (25.42%) Support Engineer
2 69 (16.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 54 (12.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 45 (10.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (9.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 41 (9.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 36 (8.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 36 (8.55%) IT Engineer
7 36 (8.55%) IT Support
8 32 (7.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 29 (6.89%) VMware Engineer
10 27 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 25 (5.94%) Administrator
11 25 (5.94%) Systems Engineer
12 22 (5.23%) 1st Line Support
13 21 (4.99%) Analyst
14 20 (4.75%) 1st Line Engineer
14 20 (4.75%) Architect
14 20 (4.75%) Windows Engineer
15 19 (4.51%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.31%) Web Services
2 18 (4.28%) Middleware
3 15 (3.56%) LAMP
4 10 (2.38%) AngularJS
4 10 (2.38%) Apache Camel
4 10 (2.38%) CSS
4 10 (2.38%) CSS3
4 10 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 10 (2.38%) HTML
4 10 (2.38%) HTML5
4 10 (2.38%) Java EE
4 10 (2.38%) jQuery
4 10 (2.38%) Node.js
4 10 (2.38%) Spring
5 6 (1.43%) .NET
5 6 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (0.95%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.24%) COM
7 1 (0.24%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.24%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.36%) Driving Licence
2 21 (4.99%) Data Centre
3 15 (3.56%) Replication
4 11 (2.61%) PKI
5 10 (2.38%) Private Cloud
6 9 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.90%) Clustering
7 8 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.43%) NHS
10 5 (1.19%) iPad
11 3 (0.71%) iPhone
11 3 (0.71%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.48%) FMCG
12 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.48%) Tandem
12 2 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.24%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.24%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 304 (72.21%) Windows
2 197 (46.79%) Windows Server
3 164 (38.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 116 (27.55%) Linux
5 103 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 62 (14.73%) Windows 7
7 61 (14.49%) Windows 10
8 25 (5.94%) CentOS
9 21 (4.99%) Unix
10 16 (3.80%) Windows 8
11 15 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (2.14%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
15 4 (0.95%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.71%) Debian
16 3 (0.71%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.71%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.48%) AIX
17 2 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (34.20%) ITIL
2 99 (23.52%) DevOps
3 65 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (6.89%) Scrum
6 25 (5.94%) Configuration Management
7 22 (5.23%) SDLC
7 22 (5.23%) Time Management
8 19 (4.51%) Information Security
8 19 (4.51%) Mentoring
8 19 (4.51%) Test Automation
9 17 (4.04%) Service Management
10 16 (3.80%) Analytics
10 16 (3.80%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (3.80%) Validation
11 15 (3.56%) Coaching
11 15 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (3.56%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (3.33%) Migration
12 14 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (9.98%) SQL
2 41 (9.74%) Java
3 37 (8.79%) Python
4 36 (8.55%) PowerShell
5 26 (6.18%) Perl
6 22 (5.23%) Bash Shell
7 21 (4.99%) C
8 19 (4.51%) C++
9 12 (2.85%) Ruby
10 10 (2.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.95%) C#
12 3 (0.71%) PHP
12 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.71%) VB
12 3 (0.71%) VBScript
13 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (18.76%) MCSE
3 52 (12.35%) MCP
4 38 (9.03%) MCSA
5 31 (7.36%) Degree
6 21 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (4.99%) Security Cleared
7 20 (4.75%) DV Cleared
7 20 (4.75%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (4.75%) Numerate Degree
8 18 (4.28%) CCNA
9 13 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.43%) CCA
11 6 (1.43%) NCDA
12 5 (1.19%) CCNP
12 5 (1.19%) MCITP
12 5 (1.19%) MCTS
13 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.50%) SLA
2 17 (4.04%) PCI DSS
3 13 (3.09%) QA
4 10 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.95%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) GDPR
6 1 (0.24%) GPG13
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 239 (56.77%) Active Directory
2 220 (52.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 205 (48.69%) Hyper-V
4 33 (7.84%) vSphere
5 31 (7.36%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (7.36%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (6.89%) Docker
7 28 (6.65%) Terminal Services
8 11 (2.61%) Xen
8 11 (2.61%) XenApp
9 10 (2.38%) VirtualBox
9 10 (2.38%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.43%) XenServer
11 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.24%) KVM
13 1 (0.24%) NFS
13 1 (0.24%) OpenSIPS
13 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (11.16%) Puppet
2 37 (8.79%) SCCM
3 27 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (5.46%) Ansible
5 15 (3.56%) Kubernetes
6 12 (2.85%) Terraform
7 11 (2.61%) Nagios
8 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (1.66%) WSUS
10 6 (1.43%) Packer
11 3 (0.71%) SCOM
11 3 (0.71%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.48%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.48%) XenMobile
13 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.24%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.24%) Nessus
13 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 217 (51.54%) Microsoft
2 171 (40.62%) Cisco
3 68 (16.15%) Citrix
4 55 (13.06%) Veeam
5 35 (8.31%) Red Hat
6 30 (7.13%) NetApp
7 20 (4.75%) Google
7 20 (4.75%) HP
8 10 (2.38%) Oracle
9 8 (1.90%) Dell
10 7 (1.66%) Lotus
10 7 (1.66%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.19%) Palo Alto
12 4 (0.95%) Apple
12 4 (0.95%) Capita
12 4 (0.95%) McAfee
12 4 (0.95%) Symantec
13 3 (0.71%) CommVault
13 3 (0.71%) Forcepoint
13 3 (0.71%) IBM