Period
to 4 August 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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 54 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware 156 326 441
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.84% 5.00% 6.04%
As % of the Vendors category 13.66% 13.84% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 147 281 363
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £24,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,484 £61,950
North West median annual salary £45,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.65% +4.67% -

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 1,142 2,355 3,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 35.42% 36.13% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1,751 2,570
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +12 11 £32,500 +8.33%
Stockport -4 7 £38,000 -10.59% 3
Rochdale +7 6 £37,500 -7.41% 4
Salford +30 4 £29,250 -13.33%
Bolton +18 1 £42,500 -12.82% 3
Oldham +2 1 - -
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 96 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (53.21%) Windows
3 54 (34.62%) Azure
4 52 (33.33%) Linux
5 51 (32.69%) Microsoft
5 51 (32.69%) Windows Server
6 50 (32.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 50 (32.05%) Cisco
7 49 (31.41%) Python
8 46 (29.49%) AWS
9 41 (26.28%) Citrix
9 41 (26.28%) Ansible
10 40 (25.64%) Office 365
11 37 (23.72%) Active Directory
12 35 (22.44%) ITIL
13 33 (21.15%) Firewall
14 32 (20.51%) Puppet
15 31 (19.87%) Kubernetes
15 31 (19.87%) WAN
16 29 (18.59%) NetApp
16 29 (18.59%) Bash Shell
16 29 (18.59%) PowerShell
17 28 (17.95%) Hyper-V
17 28 (17.95%) SLA
17 28 (17.95%) LAN
18 27 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
18 27 (17.31%) SAN
19 23 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (14.74%) OpenStack
20 22 (14.10%) Docker

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 (14.74%) OpenStack
2 16 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.41%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.49%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.28%) Confluence
7 2 (1.28%) IIS
7 2 (1.28%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 54 (34.62%) Azure
2 46 (29.49%) AWS
3 40 (25.64%) Office 365
4 19 (12.18%) GCP
5 13 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (4.49%) Amazon S3
6 7 (4.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (3.85%) Power Platform
7 6 (3.85%) SaaS
7 6 (3.85%) Slack
8 5 (3.21%) GitHub
9 4 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (2.56%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (2.56%) AWS CodeBuild
9 4 (2.56%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (1.28%) IaaS
11 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.15%) Firewall
2 31 (19.87%) WAN
3 28 (17.95%) LAN
4 27 (17.31%) SAN
5 15 (9.62%) Software-Defined Networking
6 12 (7.69%) VPN
7 11 (7.05%) BGP
7 11 (7.05%) Network Security
7 11 (7.05%) VoIP
8 9 (5.77%) OSPF
9 8 (5.13%) VLAN
10 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
11 6 (3.85%) Wireless
12 5 (3.21%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (3.21%) DHCP
12 5 (3.21%) DNS
12 5 (3.21%) Internet
12 5 (3.21%) MPLS
12 5 (3.21%) Skype
12 5 (3.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.05%) MySQL
2 10 (6.41%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.49%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.85%) Big Data
4 6 (3.85%) GIS
4 6 (3.85%) Power BI
5 4 (2.56%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Jenkins
1 8 (5.13%) JIRA
2 6 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.21%) Subversion
4 2 (1.28%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (10.26%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.49%) Law
4 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.56%) Legal
6 3 (1.92%) Local Government
6 3 (1.92%) Retail
7 2 (1.28%) Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Billing
8 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 45 (28.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
2 18 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 17 (10.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (9.62%) Citrix Support
6 12 (7.69%) Analyst
6 12 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) Architect
8 8 (5.13%) Consultant
8 8 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (5.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (4.49%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.62%) Web Services
2 8 (5.13%) LDAP
3 3 (1.92%) Middleware
4 2 (1.28%) POSIX
5 1 (0.64%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.10%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.41%) Private Cloud
3 6 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 6 (3.85%) Life Science
3 6 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.85%) User Experience
4 4 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.28%) CMDB
6 2 (1.28%) Derivative
6 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 83 (53.21%) Windows
2 52 (33.33%) Linux
3 51 (32.69%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.41%) Unix
5 9 (5.77%) Windows 10
5 9 (5.77%) Windows 7
5 9 (5.77%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.85%) CentOS
7 6 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.28%) CatOS
8 2 (1.28%) HPUX
8 2 (1.28%) SUSE
9 1 (0.64%) Android
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 35 (22.44%) ITIL
3 20 (12.82%) High Availability
4 17 (10.90%) Mentoring
5 16 (10.26%) Open Source
6 15 (9.62%) Configuration Management
6 15 (9.62%) DevOps
7 13 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 12 (7.69%) Change Management
8 12 (7.69%) Problem Management
9 11 (7.05%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.41%) Service Management
10 10 (6.41%) Technical Leadership
11 9 (5.77%) Network Management
11 9 (5.77%) Project Delivery
11 9 (5.77%) Project Management
11 9 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
12 8 (5.13%) Scrum
12 8 (5.13%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (31.41%) Python
2 29 (18.59%) Bash Shell
2 29 (18.59%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.05%) SQL
4 7 (4.49%) Go
5 6 (3.85%) Java
5 6 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.92%) VBScript
7 2 (1.28%) AWK
7 2 (1.28%) Korn
7 2 (1.28%) Perl
7 2 (1.28%) Ruby
7 2 (1.28%) sed
8 1 (0.64%) C
8 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (12.18%) Degree
3 19 (12.18%) MCSE
4 18 (11.54%) CCNA
5 17 (10.90%) MCSA
6 15 (9.62%) CCIE
6 15 (9.62%) CCNP
6 15 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (7.69%) RHCE
8 10 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (3.21%) CCDP
10 5 (3.21%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.56%) MCITP
11 4 (2.56%) MCTS
12 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.28%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.95%) SLA
2 12 (7.69%) GDPR
3 2 (1.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 96 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (23.72%) Active Directory
3 28 (17.95%) Hyper-V
4 22 (14.10%) Docker
5 9 (5.77%) VMware NSX
6 6 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.21%) vCloud
7 5 (3.21%) vSphere
8 4 (2.56%) XenApp
9 3 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.28%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (26.28%) Ansible
2 32 (20.51%) Puppet
3 31 (19.87%) Kubernetes
4 20 (12.82%) Terraform
5 10 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (5.77%) SCCM
7 7 (4.49%) Grafana
8 6 (3.85%) Kibana
9 3 (1.92%) vCenter Server
10 2 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.28%) WSUS
11 1 (0.64%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.64%) Nagios
11 1 (0.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 51 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 50 (32.05%) Cisco
3 41 (26.28%) Citrix
4 29 (18.59%) NetApp
5 21 (13.46%) EMC
6 19 (12.18%) Dell
6 19 (12.18%) Red Hat
7 16 (10.26%) IBM
8 13 (8.33%) HP
9 8 (5.13%) Veeam
10 6 (3.85%) Fortinet
10 6 (3.85%) SaltStack
11 5 (3.21%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.92%) Google
12 3 (1.92%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.92%) Splunk
12 3 (1.92%) Sun
13 2 (1.28%) Aruba
13 2 (1.28%) Rapid7
13 2 (1.28%) ServiceNow