Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 61 57
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware 423 422 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.77% 5.12% 4.51%
As % of the Vendors category 12.92% 11.44% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 338 382 288
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,000 £23,675
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,900 £53,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3,275 3,688 2,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.67% 44.71% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,698 3,090 2,431
Manchester median annual salary £43,250 £40,248 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% -1.83% +2.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +32 41 £38,250 -23.50% 9
Wigan +25 37 £37,500 - 3
Altrincham 0 12 £40,000 +48.15% 1
Rochdale +3 11 £70,000 +52.17% 1
Salford -14 10 £35,000 -16.67% 4
Bolton +13 9 £24,000 -31.43% 5
Cheadle -1 8 £27,500 -26.67% 1
Oldham +21 1 £32,500 -25.29% 1
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 292 (69.03%) Windows
2 269 (63.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 222 (52.48%) Active Directory
4 197 (46.57%) Microsoft
5 190 (44.92%) Windows Server
6 184 (43.50%) Hyper-V
7 143 (33.81%) Cisco
8 128 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 124 (29.31%) Office 365
10 115 (27.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 112 (26.48%) ITIL
12 107 (25.30%) Linux
13 104 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 92 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
14 92 (21.75%) Citrix
14 92 (21.75%) SAN
15 91 (21.51%) MS Exchange
15 91 (21.51%) Firewall
16 84 (19.86%) DevOps
17 80 (18.91%) DNS
18 79 (18.68%) LAN
19 73 (17.26%) WAN
20 69 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
21 68 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
22 61 (14.42%) TCP/IP
23 54 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
24 50 (11.82%) DHCP
25 49 (11.58%) SQL
25 49 (11.58%) Veeam
26 48 (11.35%) Exchange Server 2013

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 91 (21.51%) MS Exchange
2 54 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (11.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (7.80%) SharePoint
5 27 (6.38%) IIS
6 20 (4.73%) Skype for Business
7 12 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.36%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.18%) Apache
11 3 (0.71%) Confluence
12 2 (0.47%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.47%) JBoss
12 2 (0.47%) nginx
13 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
Applications
1 38 (8.98%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 124 (29.31%) Office 365
2 115 (27.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (9.46%) IaaS
5 21 (4.96%) SaaS
6 20 (4.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (4.02%) PaaS
8 14 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (2.13%) NuGet
10 8 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
11 5 (1.18%) GitHub
12 4 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.71%) G Suite
13 3 (0.71%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.47%) Serverless
15 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 92 (21.75%) SAN
2 91 (21.51%) Firewall
3 80 (18.91%) DNS
4 79 (18.68%) LAN
5 73 (17.26%) WAN
6 61 (14.42%) TCP/IP
7 50 (11.82%) DHCP
8 26 (6.15%) VoIP
9 25 (5.91%) VLAN
9 25 (5.91%) VPN
10 22 (5.20%) Unified Communications
11 19 (4.49%) Skype
12 16 (3.78%) Wireless
13 15 (3.55%) SSL
14 14 (3.31%) IP Telephony
14 14 (3.31%) WLAN
15 13 (3.07%) iSCSI
15 13 (3.07%) Network Security
16 12 (2.84%) VSAN
17 9 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.78%) MySQL
3 5 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (0.95%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.71%) Big Data
5 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.47%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (7.09%) Jenkins
2 16 (3.78%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.07%) Cucumber
3 13 (3.07%) Selenium
4 10 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.42%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.95%) Hudson
8 4 (0.95%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.71%) JIRA
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.24%) GoCD
General
1 35 (8.27%) Finance
2 33 (7.80%) Retail
3 29 (6.86%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.67%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.31%) Marketing
6 10 (2.36%) Local Government
7 6 (1.42%) Legal
7 6 (1.42%) Military
8 2 (0.47%) Back Office
8 2 (0.47%) Billing
8 2 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (18.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 57 (13.48%) Analyst
3 55 (13.00%) Support Engineer
4 41 (9.69%) Architect
5 39 (9.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 35 (8.27%) IT Support
7 34 (8.04%) Service Analyst
8 30 (7.09%) IT Engineer
9 29 (6.86%) Administrator
10 28 (6.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 28 (6.62%) DevOps Engineer
10 28 (6.62%) Systems Administrator
11 27 (6.38%) VMware Engineer
12 25 (5.91%) Consultant
12 25 (5.91%) Service Desk Analyst
13 24 (5.67%) IT Analyst
14 21 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 19 (4.49%) 1st Line Support
15 19 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.38%) Web Services
2 10 (2.36%) Middleware
3 7 (1.65%) .NET
4 4 (0.95%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.95%) Flash
4 4 (0.95%) LAMP
4 4 (0.95%) React
5 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.47%) Apache Flex
5 2 (0.47%) OAuth
5 2 (0.47%) SAML
6 1 (0.24%) COM
6 1 (0.24%) JSON
6 1 (0.24%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.24%) Node.js
6 1 (0.24%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 35 (8.27%) Driving Licence
3 24 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.02%) Enterprise Storage
5 15 (3.55%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (2.60%) Replication
7 10 (2.36%) Clustering
7 10 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.13%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.65%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.42%) Tandem
11 5 (1.18%) HP Storage
11 5 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.95%) EMC VNX
12 4 (0.95%) FlexPod
12 4 (0.95%) NHS
12 4 (0.95%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 292 (69.03%) Windows
2 190 (44.92%) Windows Server
3 128 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 107 (25.30%) Linux
5 104 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (9.46%) Windows 10
7 35 (8.27%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.60%) Mac OS
8 11 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.13%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.89%) CentOS
10 8 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.65%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.18%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (1.18%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.71%) Unix
13 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.47%) Android
14 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (26.48%) ITIL
2 84 (19.86%) DevOps
3 69 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (9.69%) Mentoring
6 37 (8.75%) Service Management
7 31 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (6.86%) Migration
9 28 (6.62%) Test Automation
10 27 (6.38%) Problem Management
11 26 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (6.15%) Tech Ops
12 25 (5.91%) Presales
12 25 (5.91%) Time Management
13 22 (5.20%) Scrum
14 21 (4.96%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (4.96%) Information Security
15 19 (4.49%) Change Management
16 18 (4.26%) Software Delivery
17 17 (4.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.58%) SQL
2 43 (10.17%) PowerShell
3 39 (9.22%) Python
4 27 (6.38%) C
5 23 (5.44%) Perl
6 22 (5.20%) Java
7 19 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 13 (3.07%) C++
9 5 (1.18%) Ruby
10 4 (0.95%) Bourne shell
10 4 (0.95%) Korn
11 3 (0.71%) C#
12 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (10.87%) MCSE
3 44 (10.40%) Degree
4 43 (10.17%) MCSA
5 31 (7.33%) MCP
5 31 (7.33%) Security Cleared
6 24 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (4.02%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (3.55%) DV Cleared
9 13 (3.07%) CCNP
9 13 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.60%) DBS Check
10 11 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (2.36%) CCNA
11 10 (2.36%) MCTS
11 10 (2.36%) SC Cleared
12 9 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (1.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (5.44%) QA
3 22 (5.20%) SLA
4 15 (3.55%) PCI DSS
5 10 (2.36%) GDPR
6 9 (2.13%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.71%) COSHH
7 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.47%) PMO
9 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 269 (63.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 222 (52.48%) Active Directory
3 184 (43.50%) Hyper-V
4 41 (9.69%) VMware ESXi
5 37 (8.75%) vSphere
6 29 (6.86%) Virtual Servers
7 21 (4.96%) XenApp
8 20 (4.73%) Xen
9 19 (4.49%) Terminal Services
10 17 (4.02%) VirtualBox
11 15 (3.55%) Virtual Machines
12 14 (3.31%) Docker
13 13 (3.07%) VMware NSX
14 11 (2.60%) XenDesktop
15 7 (1.65%) KVM
16 5 (1.18%) vCloud
17 4 (0.95%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.95%) XenServer
18 3 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
19 2 (0.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 41 (9.69%) Puppet
2 37 (8.75%) Ansible
3 33 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (7.33%) SCCM
5 25 (5.91%) SCOM
6 9 (2.13%) Terraform
6 9 (2.13%) vCenter Server
7 8 (1.89%) SCOrch
7 8 (1.89%) WSUS
8 7 (1.65%) vRealize
9 5 (1.18%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.71%) SmoothWall
11 3 (0.71%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 2 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.47%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.47%) Nagios
12 2 (0.47%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 197 (46.57%) Microsoft
2 143 (33.81%) Cisco
3 92 (21.75%) Citrix
4 49 (11.58%) Veeam
5 31 (7.33%) Google
6 29 (6.86%) HP
7 25 (5.91%) NetApp
8 24 (5.67%) IBM
9 18 (4.26%) Fortinet
9 18 (4.26%) SolarWinds
10 16 (3.78%) EMC
11 13 (3.07%) Dell
11 13 (3.07%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.84%) Rackspace
13 11 (2.60%) Apple
13 11 (2.60%) Huawei
13 11 (2.60%) Juniper
14 9 (2.13%) Aruba
14 9 (2.13%) F5
15 8 (1.89%) Atlassian