Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 55 51
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware 358 417 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.02% 5.32% 4.82%
As % of the Vendors category 10.94% 12.40% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 298 373 291
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -

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 3,273 3,364 2,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.89% 42.94% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,702 2,870 2,286
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Stockport +7 30 £40,500 +24.62% 9
Wigan +14 19 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Rochdale -1 16 £63,500 +58.75%
Altrincham +1 14 £28,000 +3.70%
Salford -7 11 £36,000 -15.29% 5
Cheadle -4 4 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Bolton +5 1 £32,500 +5.69% 1
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 265 (74.02%) Windows
2 221 (61.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 198 (55.31%) Hyper-V
4 193 (53.91%) Microsoft
5 183 (51.12%) Active Directory
6 170 (47.49%) Windows Server
7 123 (34.36%) Office 365
8 118 (32.96%) Cisco
9 109 (30.45%) Linux
9 109 (30.45%) ITIL
10 106 (29.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 104 (29.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 93 (25.98%) Amazon AWS
13 90 (25.14%) DevOps
14 83 (23.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 83 (23.18%) LAN
15 80 (22.35%) WAN
15 80 (22.35%) Firewall
16 72 (20.11%) Citrix
17 71 (19.83%) Microsoft Certification
18 70 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
19 69 (19.27%) MS Exchange
20 67 (18.72%) TCP/IP
21 64 (17.88%) DNS
22 60 (16.76%) SAN
23 58 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
24 54 (15.08%) MCSE
25 52 (14.53%) MCSA
26 51 (14.25%) Puppet
27 48 (13.41%) Microsoft Office

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 69 (19.27%) MS Exchange
2 42 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (9.22%) SharePoint
4 29 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (4.75%) Skype for Business
6 15 (4.19%) IIS
7 14 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (3.91%) Tomcat
8 11 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.84%) Confluence
10 2 (0.56%) Apache
10 2 (0.56%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.28%) JBoss
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.28%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 123 (34.36%) Office 365
2 104 (29.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (25.98%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (12.85%) IaaS
5 29 (8.10%) SaaS
6 22 (6.15%) PaaS
7 19 (5.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (5.31%) NuGet
8 11 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (1.68%) Serverless
10 5 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.40%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (1.40%) G Suite
10 5 (1.40%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.84%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.84%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 83 (23.18%) LAN
2 80 (22.35%) Firewall
2 80 (22.35%) WAN
3 67 (18.72%) TCP/IP
4 64 (17.88%) DNS
5 60 (16.76%) SAN
6 44 (12.29%) DHCP
7 25 (6.98%) VPN
8 19 (5.31%) VLAN
9 18 (5.03%) VoIP
10 17 (4.75%) Skype
11 14 (3.91%) WLAN
12 13 (3.63%) Unified Communications
13 10 (2.79%) SSL
14 8 (2.23%) Internet
14 8 (2.23%) IP Telephony
14 8 (2.23%) iSCSI
14 8 (2.23%) Wireless
15 7 (1.96%) NAS
16 6 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.98%) MySQL
3 5 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (1.12%) Big Data
4 4 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.56%) Hazelcast
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (8.10%) Jenkins
2 26 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.79%) Cucumber
3 10 (2.79%) Selenium
4 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.84%) GoCD
7 3 (0.84%) JIRA
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (6.98%) Retail
2 22 (6.15%) Finance
3 21 (5.87%) Manufacturing
4 15 (4.19%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.79%) Marketing
6 9 (2.51%) Local Government
7 5 (1.40%) Games
7 5 (1.40%) Military
8 1 (0.28%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (17.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 57 (15.92%) Support Engineer
3 41 (11.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 40 (11.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 39 (10.89%) Analyst
6 30 (8.38%) IT Support
7 29 (8.10%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (8.10%) Architect
7 29 (8.10%) IT Engineer
8 26 (7.26%) VMware Engineer
9 25 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 23 (6.42%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (6.42%) Administrator
10 23 (6.42%) Lead DevOps
10 23 (6.42%) Service Analyst
11 22 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
12 21 (5.87%) Team Leader
13 19 (5.31%) Consultant
14 18 (5.03%) IT Analyst
15 17 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.82%) Web Services
2 13 (3.63%) .NET
3 11 (3.07%) Middleware
4 9 (2.51%) LAMP
5 5 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (1.12%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (1.12%) Flash
7 3 (0.84%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.56%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.28%) CSS
9 1 (0.28%) CSS3
9 1 (0.28%) HTML
9 1 (0.28%) HTML5
9 1 (0.28%) Java EE
9 1 (0.28%) jQuery
9 1 (0.28%) JSON
9 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.89%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.31%) Driving Licence
3 15 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (3.91%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.79%) Clustering
5 10 (2.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (2.79%) Replication
6 9 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.51%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (2.23%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.68%) Tandem
9 5 (1.40%) HP Storage
9 5 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.40%) NHS
9 5 (1.40%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.40%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.12%) FlexPod
11 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 265 (74.02%) Windows
2 170 (47.49%) Windows Server
3 109 (30.45%) Linux
4 106 (29.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (23.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (10.06%) Windows 10
7 34 (9.50%) Windows 7
8 13 (3.63%) CentOS
9 9 (2.51%) Data ONTAP
9 9 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.68%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.40%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.12%) Unix
12 4 (1.12%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (30.45%) ITIL
2 90 (25.14%) DevOps
3 70 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (11.17%) Mentoring
6 32 (8.94%) Continuous Delivery
7 27 (7.54%) Service Management
8 25 (6.98%) Migration
9 24 (6.70%) Software Delivery
9 24 (6.70%) Test Automation
10 23 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (6.42%) TDD
11 22 (6.15%) Presales
11 22 (6.15%) Scrum
12 20 (5.59%) Coaching
12 20 (5.59%) Configuration Management
12 20 (5.59%) Time Management
13 18 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (4.47%) Project Management
15 15 (4.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (11.17%) Python
2 30 (8.38%) SQL
3 27 (7.54%) Java
4 26 (7.26%) PowerShell
5 25 (6.98%) C
6 24 (6.70%) Bash Shell
7 20 (5.59%) Perl
8 12 (3.35%) C++
9 4 (1.12%) C#
10 2 (0.56%) VB
10 2 (0.56%) VBScript
11 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.28%) PHP
11 1 (0.28%) Ruby
11 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (19.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (15.08%) MCSE
3 52 (14.53%) MCSA
4 37 (10.34%) MCP
5 34 (9.50%) Degree
6 29 (8.10%) Security Cleared
7 17 (4.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (4.19%) Numerate Degree
9 14 (3.91%) DV Cleared
10 12 (3.35%) MCTS
11 9 (2.51%) MCITP
11 9 (2.51%) SC Cleared
12 8 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
14 6 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.40%) CCNA
16 4 (1.12%) DBS Check
16 4 (1.12%) NCDA
16 4 (1.12%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.22%) SLA
2 20 (5.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (5.31%) QA
4 11 (3.07%) ISO 9001
4 11 (3.07%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.84%) COSHH
5 3 (0.84%) GDPR
5 3 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.56%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.56%) PMO
7 1 (0.28%) COBIT
7 1 (0.28%) GPG13
7 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 221 (61.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 198 (55.31%) Hyper-V
3 183 (51.12%) Active Directory
4 33 (9.22%) vSphere
5 30 (8.38%) Xen
6 27 (7.54%) VirtualBox
7 19 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (5.03%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (4.47%) Docker
9 16 (4.47%) Terminal Services
10 13 (3.63%) XenApp
11 7 (1.96%) KVM
11 7 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (1.96%) XenServer
12 6 (1.68%) XenDesktop
13 5 (1.40%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.56%) NFS
14 2 (0.56%) vCloud
14 2 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 51 (14.25%) Puppet
2 45 (12.57%) Ansible
3 41 (11.45%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (10.89%) SCCM
5 18 (5.03%) SCOM
6 10 (2.79%) WSUS
7 6 (1.68%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.68%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.12%) Terraform
9 3 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.56%) Nessus
10 2 (0.56%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.56%) vRealize
11 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.28%) CSIRT
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.28%) OpenVAS
11 1 (0.28%) Simpana
11 1 (0.28%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 193 (53.91%) Microsoft
2 118 (32.96%) Cisco
3 72 (20.11%) Citrix
4 37 (10.34%) Veeam
5 30 (8.38%) Google
5 30 (8.38%) HP
6 25 (6.98%) NetApp
7 21 (5.87%) IBM
8 19 (5.31%) Red Hat
9 12 (3.35%) Dell
9 12 (3.35%) SolarWinds
10 10 (2.79%) EMC
11 9 (2.51%) Rackspace
12 8 (2.23%) CommVault
13 6 (1.68%) Aruba
13 6 (1.68%) F5
13 6 (1.68%) Veritas
13 6 (1.68%) Zerto
14 5 (1.40%) Acme Packet
14 5 (1.40%) Ivanti