Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 54 33
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware 159 308 531
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 6.03% 4.75% 7.34%
As % of the Vendors category 16.72% 13.04% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 175 274 445
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.76% +3.44% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £69,250 £58,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

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 951 2,362 3,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.08% 36.44% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 825 1,783 2,544
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,500 £71,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +10.47% -1.71% +2.94%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Stockport +19 9 £33,000 -22.35%
Rochdale - 6 £45,000 - 2
Salford +23 3 £26,000 -13.33% 2
Bolton +9 2 £56,750 +68.15% 3
Wigan +4 1 £30,000 +22.45% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £36,500 -
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 94 (59.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (52.83%) Windows
3 69 (43.40%) Microsoft
4 52 (32.70%) Citrix
5 51 (32.08%) Azure
6 47 (29.56%) Windows Server
7 46 (28.93%) Active Directory
8 44 (27.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 43 (27.04%) Linux
10 38 (23.90%) SLA
11 37 (23.27%) Cisco
11 37 (23.27%) DNS
11 37 (23.27%) Office 365
12 35 (22.01%) NetApp
13 33 (20.75%) Hyper-V
14 32 (20.13%) DHCP
15 31 (19.50%) PowerShell
15 31 (19.50%) Ansible
16 30 (18.87%) Python
17 29 (18.24%) Firewall
18 28 (17.61%) EMC
19 27 (16.98%) ITIL
20 24 (15.09%) WAN
20 24 (15.09%) MS Exchange
20 24 (15.09%) AWS
21 23 (14.47%) IBM
21 23 (14.47%) Data Centre
22 22 (13.84%) SAN
23 21 (13.21%) Dell
23 21 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification

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 24 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.03%) IIS
5 7 (4.40%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.26%) Confluence
8 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 51 (32.08%) Azure
2 37 (23.27%) Office 365
3 24 (15.09%) AWS
4 9 (5.66%) GCP
5 7 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.26%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (1.26%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.26%) AWS CodeBuild
8 2 (1.26%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (1.26%) IaaS
8 2 (1.26%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.26%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.63%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.27%) DNS
2 32 (20.13%) DHCP
3 29 (18.24%) Firewall
4 24 (15.09%) WAN
5 22 (13.84%) SAN
6 21 (13.21%) LAN
7 16 (10.06%) VoIP
8 13 (8.18%) VPN
9 11 (6.92%) TCP/IP
9 11 (6.92%) VSAN
10 10 (6.29%) Network Security
11 8 (5.03%) Unified Communications
12 6 (3.77%) NAS
13 5 (3.14%) IP Telephony
13 5 (3.14%) Skype
13 5 (3.14%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (3.14%) SSL
13 5 (3.14%) VLAN
13 5 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (3.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.89%) MySQL
4 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.26%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (1.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.26%) Redis
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.63%) Power BI
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.26%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.26%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 15 (9.43%) Law
2 12 (7.55%) Finance
3 6 (3.77%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.89%) Legal
5 3 (1.89%) Marketing
6 2 (1.26%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.63%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
7 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (24.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (14.47%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (11.95%) Citrix Support
5 16 (10.06%) Network Engineer
6 15 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.81%) IT Engineer
8 12 (7.55%) Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (5.03%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.40%) VMware Engineer
12 7 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
13 6 (3.77%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 5 (3.14%) Cloud Engineer
14 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 5 (3.14%) IT Manager
14 5 (3.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.52%) Web Services
2 2 (1.26%) LDAP
2 2 (1.26%) SAML
3 1 (0.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.29%) Private Cloud
3 9 (5.66%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.52%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.26%) CMDB
7 2 (1.26%) Derivative
7 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.26%) Replication
7 2 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (52.83%) Windows
2 47 (29.56%) Windows Server
3 43 (27.04%) Linux
4 10 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (6.29%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (5.66%) Windows 10
6 8 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.40%) CentOS
7 7 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (2.52%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.89%) Unix
11 2 (1.26%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (16.98%) ITIL
3 15 (9.43%) Change Management
3 15 (9.43%) Migration
4 14 (8.81%) DevOps
5 12 (7.55%) High Availability
6 11 (6.92%) Configuration Management
6 11 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (6.92%) Project Management
6 11 (6.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (6.92%) Technical Leadership
7 10 (6.29%) Incident Management
7 10 (6.29%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.03%) Business Development
8 8 (5.03%) Information Security
8 8 (5.03%) Presales
8 8 (5.03%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.40%) Service Management
10 6 (3.77%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.50%) PowerShell
2 30 (18.87%) Python
3 20 (12.58%) Bash Shell
4 13 (8.18%) SQL
5 3 (1.89%) Go
6 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.26%) Ruby
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (8.81%) MCSA
3 14 (8.81%) RHCE
4 13 (8.18%) CCNA
4 13 (8.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (7.55%) MCSE
6 10 (6.29%) Degree
7 7 (4.40%) MCP
8 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 6 (3.77%) SSCP
9 5 (3.14%) CCIE
9 5 (3.14%) CCNP
10 3 (1.89%) HP AIS
10 3 (1.89%) HP ASE
10 3 (1.89%) HP MASE
10 3 (1.89%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.89%) MCITP
10 3 (1.89%) NCIE
10 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) GDPR
3 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.26%) COBIT
4 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 94 (59.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (28.93%) Active Directory
3 33 (20.75%) Hyper-V
4 17 (10.69%) Docker
5 12 (7.55%) vSphere
6 6 (3.77%) VMware Server
7 5 (3.14%) VMware NSX
7 5 (3.14%) XenApp
8 3 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.89%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (1.26%) vCloud
9 2 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (19.50%) Ansible
2 21 (13.21%) Kubernetes
2 21 (13.21%) Puppet
3 15 (9.43%) Terraform
4 9 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.77%) SCCM
6 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.26%) vRealize
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.63%) Grafana
9 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 52 (32.70%) Citrix
3 37 (23.27%) Cisco
4 35 (22.01%) NetApp
5 28 (17.61%) EMC
6 23 (14.47%) IBM
7 21 (13.21%) Dell
8 20 (12.58%) Veeam
9 15 (9.43%) HP
10 12 (7.55%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.40%) Splunk
12 6 (3.77%) Nimble Storage
13 4 (2.52%) Juniper
14 3 (1.89%) Avaya
14 3 (1.89%) Brocade
14 3 (1.89%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.89%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.89%) Sophos
15 2 (1.26%) Fortinet
15 2 (1.26%) SonicWALL