Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 54 39
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 521 421 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.67% 5.67% 6.61%
As % of the Vendors category 17.67% 12.35% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 448 382 431
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,325 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,375 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.71% -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 2,948 3,410 3,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.40% 45.95% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,444 2,759 2,651
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.88% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,600 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +23 47 £22,500 -66.67% 4
Stockport +5 44 £30,000 -30.23% 9
Rochdale +20 13 £59,500 +80.30% 3
Altrincham -17 13 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Bolton +22 12 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Salford -4 11 £35,500 -13.41% 7
Heywood - 10 £43,750 -
Cheadle +5 6 £39,000 -9.30% 3
Bury +3 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Oldham - 4 £30,250 - 1
Sale -1 3 £32,000 +36.17%
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 357 (68.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 346 (66.41%) Windows
3 241 (46.26%) Microsoft
4 225 (43.19%) Cisco
5 203 (38.96%) Linux
5 203 (38.96%) Active Directory
6 155 (29.75%) SQL
7 151 (28.98%) Windows Server
8 150 (28.79%) Finance
9 143 (27.45%) Mentoring
10 138 (26.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 134 (25.72%) Disaster Recovery
12 133 (25.53%) PCI DSS
13 126 (24.18%) Management Information System
14 124 (23.80%) Information Security
15 114 (21.88%) Network Security
16 110 (21.11%) Business Continuity
16 110 (21.11%) Firewall
17 109 (20.92%) Legal
17 109 (20.92%) ITIL
17 109 (20.92%) Data Protection
17 109 (20.92%) GDPR
18 108 (20.73%) SANS
18 108 (20.73%) CISSP
18 108 (20.73%) Wi-Fi
19 107 (20.54%) Penetration Testing
19 107 (20.54%) CREST Certified
20 106 (20.35%) Threat Analysis
20 106 (20.35%) Web Development
20 106 (20.35%) Risk Analysis

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 63 (12.09%) MS Exchange
2 34 (6.53%) IIS
3 27 (5.18%) SharePoint
4 26 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.92%) JBoss
7 8 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.54%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.34%) CMS
8 7 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.96%) Apache
9 5 (0.96%) Confluence
9 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.96%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.58%) nginx
10 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 105 (20.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 22 (4.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.34%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.77%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 103 (19.77%) Office 365
2 93 (17.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (4.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.54%) IaaS
5 8 (1.54%) SaaS
6 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.96%) GitHub
8 4 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.77%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.19%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.19%) NuGet
10 1 (0.19%) OpenDNS
10 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (21.88%) Network Security
2 110 (21.11%) Firewall
3 108 (20.73%) Wi-Fi
4 94 (18.04%) SAN
5 82 (15.74%) DNS
6 71 (13.63%) LAN
7 68 (13.05%) WAN
8 66 (12.67%) DHCP
9 53 (10.17%) TCP/IP
10 17 (3.26%) VoIP
11 13 (2.50%) Internet
12 11 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (2.11%) NAS
12 11 (2.11%) Unified Communications
12 11 (2.11%) VPN
13 10 (1.92%) iSCSI
13 10 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (1.73%) Broadband
14 9 (1.73%) Wireless
15 8 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.11%) MySQL
3 7 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.96%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.73%) Cucumber
2 9 (1.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.73%) Selenium
3 8 (1.54%) Bitbucket
4 6 (1.15%) JIRA
5 5 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.58%) GitLab
6 3 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.19%) Chocolatey
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.19%) Subversion
8 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 150 (28.79%) Finance
2 109 (20.92%) Legal
3 27 (5.18%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.99%) Retail
5 20 (3.84%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.65%) Electronics
7 14 (2.69%) Marketing
8 9 (1.73%) Local Government
9 7 (1.34%) Publishing
10 5 (0.96%) Games
11 4 (0.77%) Military
12 2 (0.38%) Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 149 (28.60%) Analyst
2 120 (23.03%) IT Analyst
3 109 (20.92%) IT Security Analyst
3 109 (20.92%) Security Analyst
4 107 (20.54%) Senior Analyst
4 107 (20.54%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 107 (20.54%) Senior Security Analyst
5 92 (17.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 61 (11.71%) Support Engineer
7 51 (9.79%) IT Support
8 45 (8.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 42 (8.06%) Server Support
10 36 (6.91%) Architect
11 32 (6.14%) IT Engineer
12 29 (5.57%) 3rd Line Support
12 29 (5.57%) Support Technician
13 28 (5.37%) IT Support Technician
13 28 (5.37%) IT Technician
14 26 (4.99%) Server Support Technician
14 26 (4.99%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (6.72%) Web Services
2 9 (1.73%) .NET
2 9 (1.73%) Middleware
3 8 (1.54%) HTML
4 7 (1.34%) XML
5 4 (0.77%) LDAP
5 4 (0.77%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.38%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.38%) Flash
6 2 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.19%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.19%) CSS
7 1 (0.19%) Ember.js
7 1 (0.19%) J2EE
7 1 (0.19%) LAMP
7 1 (0.19%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.19%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 126 (24.18%) Management Information System
2 105 (20.15%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 44 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.95%) Data Centre
5 22 (4.22%) Replication
5 22 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.07%) Driving Licence
8 13 (2.50%) Public Cloud
9 10 (1.92%) Clustering
10 7 (1.34%) FlexPod
11 5 (0.96%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (0.96%) NHS
12 4 (0.77%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.58%) iPhone
13 3 (0.58%) User Experience
13 3 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 346 (66.41%) Windows
2 203 (38.96%) Linux
3 151 (28.98%) Windows Server
4 95 (18.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (10.94%) Windows 10
7 46 (8.83%) Windows 7
8 24 (4.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (2.88%) Unix
10 15 (2.88%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.34%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (1.34%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.15%) CentOS
13 5 (0.96%) Solaris
14 4 (0.77%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.38%) Debian
17 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (27.45%) Mentoring
2 134 (25.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 124 (23.80%) Information Security
4 110 (21.11%) Business Continuity
5 109 (20.92%) Data Protection
5 109 (20.92%) ITIL
6 107 (20.54%) Penetration Testing
7 106 (20.35%) Risk Analysis
7 106 (20.35%) Threat Analysis
7 106 (20.35%) Vulnerability Management
7 106 (20.35%) Web Development
8 105 (20.15%) Due Diligence
8 105 (20.15%) Scenario Testing
8 105 (20.15%) SIEM
9 97 (18.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 68 (13.05%) IT Strategy
11 60 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (10.17%) DevOps
13 50 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
14 43 (8.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (29.75%) SQL
2 55 (10.56%) PowerShell
3 27 (5.18%) Python
4 22 (4.22%) Java
5 17 (3.26%) Bash Shell
6 15 (2.88%) Perl
7 9 (1.73%) C
7 9 (1.73%) C++
7 9 (1.73%) Ruby
8 3 (0.58%) PHP
8 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.38%) Go
10 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 108 (20.73%) CISSP
1 108 (20.73%) SANS
2 107 (20.54%) CREST Certified
3 50 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (5.37%) MCSA
5 25 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (4.61%) MCSE
6 24 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (4.41%) CCNA
8 15 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (2.50%) CCNP
9 13 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (2.30%) CCIE
10 12 (2.30%) Degree
11 11 (2.11%) MCP
12 10 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (1.34%) MCITP
13 7 (1.34%) MCTS
14 6 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (26.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 133 (25.53%) PCI DSS
3 109 (20.92%) GDPR
4 25 (4.80%) SLA
5 8 (1.54%) QA
6 6 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.38%) COBIT
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 357 (68.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 203 (38.96%) Active Directory
3 99 (19.00%) Hyper-V
4 54 (10.36%) vSphere
5 43 (8.25%) VMware ESXi
6 39 (7.49%) Virtual Machines
7 37 (7.10%) Virtual Servers
8 20 (3.84%) XenApp
9 18 (3.45%) Docker
10 15 (2.88%) Terminal Services
11 14 (2.69%) XenDesktop
12 9 (1.73%) VMware NSX
13 7 (1.34%) vCloud
14 6 (1.15%) VirtualBox
14 6 (1.15%) XenServer
15 5 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
16 4 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.58%) BitLocker
18 2 (0.38%) KVM
18 2 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (4.80%) Puppet
3 20 (3.84%) SCCM
4 12 (2.30%) Ansible
5 11 (2.11%) Nagios
6 9 (1.73%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.73%) SCOM
6 9 (1.73%) WSUS
7 8 (1.54%) Packer
8 6 (1.15%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.15%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.96%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.96%) SCVMM
9 5 (0.96%) Terraform
10 4 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.77%) ZENworks
11 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 241 (46.26%) Microsoft
2 225 (43.19%) Cisco
3 81 (15.55%) Citrix
4 45 (8.64%) NetApp
5 44 (8.45%) Veeam
6 32 (6.14%) Red Hat
7 30 (5.76%) HP
8 23 (4.41%) Fortinet
9 19 (3.65%) Google
10 15 (2.88%) Dell
11 14 (2.69%) IBM
12 13 (2.50%) Oracle
13 12 (2.30%) Nimble Storage
14 11 (2.11%) Atlassian
14 11 (2.11%) EMC
15 10 (1.92%) Apple
15 10 (1.92%) Huawei
15 10 (1.92%) Ivanti
15 10 (1.92%) Meraki
15 10 (1.92%) SAP