Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 69 49 59
Rank change year-on-year -20 +10 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMware 225 140 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.15% 5.40% 4.65%
As % of the Vendors category 10.93% 15.23% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 186 133 264
10th Percentile £29,125 £30,500 £24,300
25th Percentile £38,063 £36,250 £31,581
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +11.84%
75th Percentile £54,506 £56,250 £53,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £75,575
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 2,058 919 2,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.95% 35.44% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 777 1,773
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,400 £26,000
25th Percentile £38,134 £40,500 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,679 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +12.94% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Altrincham -5 9 £42,500 -
Stockport +3 6 £23,000 -30.30% 3
Bolton -10 6 £36,000 -36.56% 1
Bury - 6 £27,500 - 1
Salford -2 4 £45,000 +73.08% 4
Wigan - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £27,172 - 2
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 175 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 152 (67.56%) Microsoft
3 139 (61.78%) Azure
4 126 (56.00%) Windows
5 97 (43.11%) Windows Server
6 92 (40.89%) Active Directory
7 75 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
8 73 (32.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 69 (30.67%) PowerShell
10 68 (30.22%) Data Centre
11 67 (29.78%) AWS
12 63 (28.00%) Linux
13 62 (27.56%) Firewall
14 51 (22.67%) DevOps
15 46 (20.44%) NetApp
15 46 (20.44%) Cisco
16 42 (18.67%) Ansible
16 42 (18.67%) Public Cloud
16 42 (18.67%) Social Skills
17 41 (18.22%) VMware ESXi
17 41 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
18 39 (17.33%) Citrix
18 39 (17.33%) Presales
19 37 (16.44%) EMC
19 37 (16.44%) Migration
20 35 (15.56%) DNS
20 35 (15.56%) Python
20 35 (15.56%) Enterprise Storage
21 34 (15.11%) IaaS
21 34 (15.11%) ITIL

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 33 (14.67%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.89%) Confluence
4 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.78%) IIS
5 4 (1.78%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.33%) CICS
6 3 (1.33%) nginx
6 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 139 (61.78%) Azure
2 75 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
3 67 (29.78%) AWS
4 34 (15.11%) IaaS
5 18 (8.00%) PaaS
6 17 (7.56%) GCP
7 12 (5.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (5.33%) SaaS
8 9 (4.00%) Serverless
9 6 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.22%) OneDrive
11 4 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (1.78%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.78%) Azure Logic Apps
11 4 (1.78%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.33%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (1.33%) GitHub
12 3 (1.33%) Route 53
12 3 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (27.56%) Firewall
2 35 (15.56%) DNS
3 29 (12.89%) DHCP
4 24 (10.67%) SAN
5 23 (10.22%) VPN
5 23 (10.22%) WAN
6 21 (9.33%) LAN
7 19 (8.44%) VLAN
8 13 (5.78%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (5.33%) NAS
9 12 (5.33%) Network Security
9 12 (5.33%) OSPF
9 12 (5.33%) VoIP
10 10 (4.44%) IPv4
11 8 (3.56%) TCP/IP
11 8 (3.56%) Wireless
12 6 (2.67%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.67%) MPLS
13 5 (2.22%) Skype
13 5 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.56%) MySQL
3 7 (3.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.78%) Power BI
6 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.33%) DataStage
6 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.33%) Power Query
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.89%) JIRA
3 10 (4.44%) Subversion
4 3 (1.33%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.89%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.44%) GitLab
6 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.44%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.44%) Travis CI
General
1 42 (18.67%) Social Skills
2 10 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.00%) Public Sector
4 7 (3.11%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (2.67%) Finance
6 5 (2.22%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (2.22%) Law
7 4 (1.78%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (1.33%) Legal
9 2 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.89%) Automotive
9 2 (0.89%) Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.44%) Retail
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (25.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (12.00%) Azure Engineer
3 20 (8.89%) Architect
3 20 (8.89%) Support Engineer
4 19 (8.44%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (7.11%) Cloud Specialist
5 16 (7.11%) Data Centre Specialist
6 15 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (5.78%) IT Engineer
8 11 (4.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (4.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (4.89%) Analyst
9 10 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (4.44%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.44%) IT Support
10 9 (4.00%) Azure Architect
10 9 (4.00%) IT Technician
10 9 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.22%) ARM Templates
2 14 (6.22%) Web Services
3 10 (4.44%) LDAP
4 8 (3.56%) Java EE
5 5 (2.22%) REST
6 4 (1.78%) Django
6 4 (1.78%) Flask
6 4 (1.78%) JSON
6 4 (1.78%) Middleware
6 4 (1.78%) Spring
7 3 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (1.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.33%) CSS
7 3 (1.33%) CSS3
7 3 (1.33%) HTML
7 3 (1.33%) HTML5
7 3 (1.33%) LAMP
7 3 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (1.33%) Node.js
7 3 (1.33%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 68 (30.22%) Data Centre
2 42 (18.67%) Public Cloud
3 35 (15.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 27 (12.00%) Private Cloud
5 16 (7.11%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (6.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (3.11%) Clustering
8 6 (2.67%) PKI
9 5 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.22%) iPad
9 5 (2.22%) iPhone
9 5 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.78%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.78%) NHS
10 4 (1.78%) Replication
11 3 (1.33%) BYOD
11 3 (1.33%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.33%) VSAM
12 2 (0.89%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 126 (56.00%) Windows
2 97 (43.11%) Windows Server
3 63 (28.00%) Linux
4 21 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (8.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (7.11%) Unix
6 16 (7.11%) Windows Server 2019
7 15 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 14 (6.22%) Ubuntu
9 9 (4.00%) Android
10 6 (2.67%) CentOS
11 5 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.78%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.78%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.78%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.33%) AIX
13 3 (1.33%) Solaris
13 3 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.89%) Mesosphere
15 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 51 (22.67%) DevOps
3 41 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (17.33%) Presales
5 37 (16.44%) Migration
6 34 (15.11%) ITIL
7 21 (9.33%) Task Automation
8 20 (8.89%) Infrastructure as Code
8 20 (8.89%) Load Balancing
9 18 (8.00%) Storage Management
10 17 (7.56%) Analytics
10 17 (7.56%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 16 (7.11%) Network Virtualisation
11 16 (7.11%) Sales Enablement
11 16 (7.11%) Service Management
12 14 (6.22%) Scrum
13 12 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (5.33%) Project Management
13 12 (5.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 69 (30.67%) PowerShell
2 35 (15.56%) Python
3 25 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 17 (7.56%) SQL
5 9 (4.00%) Java
6 5 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.78%) C++
7 4 (1.78%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.33%) CFML
8 3 (1.33%) COBOL
8 3 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.33%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.89%) C#
9 2 (0.89%) Perl
9 2 (0.89%) VB
10 1 (0.44%) C
10 1 (0.44%) Jython
Qualifications
1 22 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.00%) RHCE
4 8 (3.56%) Degree
4 8 (3.56%) MCSA
5 7 (3.11%) MCSE
5 7 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.22%) GIAC
7 3 (1.33%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.33%) MCTS
8 2 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CCNA
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.44%) MCITP
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.44%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 175 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (40.89%) Active Directory
3 41 (18.22%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 26 (11.56%) VMware NSX
6 24 (10.67%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (10.22%) Docker
8 17 (7.56%) vSphere
9 16 (7.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (2.67%) XenApp
11 5 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.78%) KVM
13 3 (1.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (1.33%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.89%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.89%) LXC
14 2 (0.89%) NFS
14 2 (0.89%) SRDF
15 1 (0.44%) Firmware
15 1 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (18.67%) Ansible
2 34 (15.11%) SCCM
3 33 (14.67%) Puppet
4 16 (7.11%) Failover Clustering
5 15 (6.67%) Terraform
6 12 (5.33%) Kubernetes
6 12 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (4.89%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 10 (4.44%) vCenter Server
9 9 (4.00%) FortiGate
10 8 (3.56%) WSUS
11 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
12 4 (1.78%) Salt
13 3 (1.33%) HAProxy
13 3 (1.33%) Rancher
14 2 (0.89%) vRealize
15 1 (0.44%) Grafana
15 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
15 1 (0.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 152 (67.56%) Microsoft
2 46 (20.44%) Cisco
2 46 (20.44%) NetApp
3 39 (17.33%) Citrix
4 37 (16.44%) EMC
5 28 (12.44%) Dell
6 21 (9.33%) IBM
7 20 (8.89%) HP
8 17 (7.56%) Aruba
8 17 (7.56%) Red Hat
9 13 (5.78%) Veeam
10 10 (4.44%) Sophos
11 9 (4.00%) Google
12 8 (3.56%) Oracle
13 6 (2.67%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.22%) Polycom
14 5 (2.22%) Proofpoint
15 4 (1.78%) CA
15 4 (1.78%) Fortinet
15 4 (1.78%) SaltStack