Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware 510 446 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.99% 5.63% 5.05%
As % of the Vendors category 16.29% 11.95% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 407 414 327
Manchester median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63% -7.10%

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 3,130 3,731 3,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.90% 47.06% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,555 3,007 2,510
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,162 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.73% +3.47% +1.88%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £61,250
North West median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Wigan +22 55 £22,500 -40.00% 2
Stockport +17 41 £31,500 -29.17% 6
Bolton +32 21 £24,000 -40.00% 4
Altrincham -5 14 £50,000 +33.33%
Rochdale +8 12 £70,000 +52.17% 3
Cheadle -2 10 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Heywood - 7 £42,500 - 3
Salford -22 5 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Sale -2 3 £32,000 +18.52% 1
Oldham -2 2 £32,500 -25.29% 1
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 359 (70.39%) Windows
2 335 (65.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 251 (49.22%) Active Directory
4 216 (42.35%) Windows Server
5 207 (40.59%) Microsoft
6 187 (36.67%) Cisco
7 166 (32.55%) Linux
8 164 (32.16%) Hyper-V
9 140 (27.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 136 (26.67%) Office 365
11 129 (25.29%) Firewall
12 126 (24.71%) ITIL
13 114 (22.35%) SAN
13 114 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 103 (20.20%) MS Exchange
15 102 (20.00%) Citrix
15 102 (20.00%) SQL
16 101 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
17 100 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 91 (17.84%) DevOps
19 90 (17.65%) Finance
19 90 (17.65%) DNS
20 80 (15.69%) Mentoring
21 77 (15.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 76 (14.90%) LAN
23 74 (14.51%) Amazon AWS
24 73 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
25 72 (14.12%) Information Security
26 71 (13.92%) WAN
27 70 (13.73%) Management Information System

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
1 103 (20.20%) MS Exchange
2 62 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (6.67%) IIS
5 33 (6.47%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.14%) Skype for Business
7 12 (2.35%) JBoss
8 11 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.76%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.76%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.57%) Confluence
12 7 (1.37%) Apache
13 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.39%) nginx
16 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
16 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (8.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 32 (6.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 136 (26.67%) Office 365
2 101 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (14.51%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (3.73%) IaaS
5 15 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (2.75%) SaaS
7 10 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.96%) GitHub
8 8 (1.57%) IBM Cloud
8 8 (1.57%) PaaS
9 5 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.59%) G Suite
10 3 (0.59%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 129 (25.29%) Firewall
2 114 (22.35%) SAN
3 90 (17.65%) DNS
4 76 (14.90%) LAN
5 71 (13.92%) WAN
6 66 (12.94%) TCP/IP
7 65 (12.75%) DHCP
8 62 (12.16%) Network Security
9 47 (9.22%) Wi-Fi
10 26 (5.10%) Unified Communications
11 24 (4.71%) VoIP
12 21 (4.12%) Wireless
13 18 (3.53%) SSL
13 18 (3.53%) VLAN
14 16 (3.14%) iSCSI
15 15 (2.94%) IP Telephony
15 15 (2.94%) Skype
15 15 (2.94%) VPN
16 12 (2.35%) Internet
17 11 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.55%) MySQL
3 10 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (6.86%) Jenkins
2 19 (3.73%) Cucumber
2 19 (3.73%) Selenium
3 11 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.76%) Bitbucket
5 9 (1.76%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.57%) JIRA
7 5 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.78%) Hudson
8 4 (0.78%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 90 (17.65%) Finance
2 50 (9.80%) Legal
3 45 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 32 (6.27%) Retail
5 24 (4.71%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.14%) Electronics
7 12 (2.35%) Marketing
8 11 (2.16%) Local Government
9 8 (1.57%) Military
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (21.57%) Analyst
2 91 (17.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 65 (12.75%) IT Analyst
4 62 (12.16%) Support Engineer
5 53 (10.39%) IT Support
6 48 (9.41%) Senior Analyst
6 48 (9.41%) Service Analyst
7 47 (9.22%) IT Security Analyst
7 47 (9.22%) Security Analyst
7 47 (9.22%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 47 (9.22%) Senior Security Analyst
8 44 (8.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 38 (7.45%) Service Desk Analyst
10 35 (6.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 34 (6.67%) Architect
12 33 (6.47%) IT Engineer
13 29 (5.69%) 3rd Line Support
13 29 (5.69%) VMware Engineer
14 25 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
14 25 (4.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.49%) Web Services
2 11 (2.16%) Middleware
3 6 (1.18%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.78%) React
5 2 (0.39%) LAMP
5 2 (0.39%) OAuth
5 2 (0.39%) SAML
6 1 (0.20%) .NET
6 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.20%) COM
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) JSON
6 1 (0.20%) Node.js
6 1 (0.20%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.20%) REST
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 45 (8.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 32 (6.27%) Data Centre
4 30 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.49%) Driving Licence
6 23 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.16%) Replication
9 10 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (1.76%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.57%) Clustering
12 6 (1.18%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.18%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.78%) EMC VNX
13 4 (0.78%) Robotics
14 3 (0.59%) iPhone
14 3 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.39%) Greenfield Project
16 1 (0.20%) Fintech
16 1 (0.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 359 (70.39%) Windows
2 216 (42.35%) Windows Server
3 166 (32.55%) Linux
4 140 (27.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 114 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (10.59%) Windows 10
7 51 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 16 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (2.35%) Mac OS
10 12 (2.35%) Unix
11 11 (2.16%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.96%) CentOS
13 8 (1.57%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.98%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.78%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.20%) Android
17 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (24.71%) ITIL
2 100 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 91 (17.84%) DevOps
4 80 (15.69%) Mentoring
5 73 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (14.12%) Information Security
7 66 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 52 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (10.20%) Service Management
9 51 (10.00%) Business Continuity
10 47 (9.22%) Web Development
11 45 (8.82%) Data Protection
11 45 (8.82%) Due Diligence
11 45 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
11 45 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
11 45 (8.82%) Scenario Testing
11 45 (8.82%) SIEM
11 45 (8.82%) Threat Analysis
11 45 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
12 42 (8.24%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 102 (20.00%) SQL
2 46 (9.02%) PowerShell
3 44 (8.63%) Python
4 31 (6.08%) Perl
5 30 (5.88%) Java
6 24 (4.71%) Bash Shell
7 19 (3.73%) C++
8 17 (3.33%) C
9 14 (2.75%) Ruby
10 4 (0.78%) Bourne shell
10 4 (0.78%) Korn
11 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.20%) C#
12 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 63 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (9.41%) CISSP
3 47 (9.22%) CREST Certified
3 47 (9.22%) SANS
4 40 (7.84%) MCSE
5 35 (6.86%) Degree
6 31 (6.08%) MCSA
7 25 (4.90%) MCP
8 22 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (3.92%) Network+ Certification
10 18 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (3.14%) CCNP
11 16 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (3.14%) Security Cleared
12 13 (2.55%) DV Cleared
12 13 (2.55%) MCTS
12 13 (2.55%) Numerate Degree
13 12 (2.35%) CCNA
13 12 (2.35%) DBS Check
14 10 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (15.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (11.37%) PCI DSS
3 52 (10.20%) GDPR
4 21 (4.12%) SLA
5 16 (3.14%) QA
6 7 (1.37%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.39%) COSHH
9 2 (0.39%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 335 (65.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 251 (49.22%) Active Directory
3 164 (32.16%) Hyper-V
4 58 (11.37%) VMware ESXi
5 49 (9.61%) Virtual Servers
6 46 (9.02%) vSphere
7 31 (6.08%) Virtual Machines
8 23 (4.51%) XenApp
9 21 (4.12%) Terminal Services
10 15 (2.94%) Docker
11 13 (2.55%) XenDesktop
12 10 (1.96%) Xen
13 9 (1.76%) VMware NSX
14 7 (1.37%) KVM
14 7 (1.37%) VirtualBox
15 6 (1.18%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.98%) vCloud
17 3 (0.59%) XenServer
18 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
19 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (7.06%) Puppet
2 32 (6.27%) SCCM
3 21 (4.12%) Ansible
4 16 (3.14%) SCOM
5 11 (2.16%) SCOrch
5 11 (2.16%) WSUS
6 9 (1.76%) Packer
6 9 (1.76%) vCenter Server
7 6 (1.18%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.18%) Nagios
7 6 (1.18%) Terraform
7 6 (1.18%) vRealize
8 5 (0.98%) SmoothWall
9 3 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.39%) Grafana
10 2 (0.39%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 207 (40.59%) Microsoft
2 187 (36.67%) Cisco
3 102 (20.00%) Citrix
4 44 (8.63%) Veeam
5 31 (6.08%) Fortinet
6 26 (5.10%) Google
6 26 (5.10%) HP
7 23 (4.51%) Red Hat
8 21 (4.12%) IBM
9 20 (3.92%) Huawei
9 20 (3.92%) NetApp
10 18 (3.53%) Atlassian
11 16 (3.14%) Oracle
12 14 (2.75%) Nimble Storage
12 14 (2.75%) SolarWinds
13 13 (2.55%) Juniper
13 13 (2.55%) Rackspace
14 12 (2.35%) Apple
14 12 (2.35%) Dell
15 11 (2.16%) EMC