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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 May 2022 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 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 86 64 58
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware 203 180 192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.58% 4.58% 4.72%
As % of the Vendors category 10.43% 12.46% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 166 149 154
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,250 £28,946
25th Percentile £34,100 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,150 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.11% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £55,175 £57,000 £56,813
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% -9.47% +26.67%

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 1,947 1,445 1,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 34.30% 36.79% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,199 1,134 1,059
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £76,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - - +5.56%

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 22 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Bolton 0 14 £25,500 -34.19% 5
Altrincham +9 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Salford -14 9 £41,000 -2.38% 4
Wigan +1 6 £41,250 -17.50%
Stockport -7 3 £26,750 +16.30% 3
Cheadle -2 2 £31,500 +15.93%
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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.

1 157 (77.34%) Windows
2 135 (66.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (61.58%) Windows Server
4 114 (56.16%) Azure
5 111 (54.68%) Microsoft
6 104 (51.23%) Active Directory
7 97 (47.78%) Microsoft 365
8 81 (39.90%) Cisco
9 71 (34.98%) Firewall
10 68 (33.50%) AWS
11 67 (33.00%) Hyper-V
11 67 (33.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 63 (31.03%) PowerShell
13 62 (30.54%) Linux
14 60 (29.56%) DNS
15 54 (26.60%) DHCP
16 48 (23.65%) Problem-Solving
17 47 (23.15%) ITIL
18 46 (22.66%) Data Centre
19 45 (22.17%) Citrix
20 40 (19.70%) Social Skills
21 39 (19.21%) SharePoint
22 38 (18.72%) MS Exchange
23 37 (18.23%) SAN
23 37 (18.23%) Finance
24 35 (17.24%) DevOps
25 34 (16.75%) WAN
26 33 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
27 32 (15.76%) SQL
28 31 (15.27%) SQL Server

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 39 (19.21%) SharePoint
2 38 (18.72%) MS Exchange
3 30 (14.78%) IIS
4 16 (7.88%) Apache
5 12 (5.91%) nginx
6 11 (5.42%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.96%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (7.39%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.49%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 114 (56.16%) Azure
2 97 (47.78%) Microsoft 365
3 68 (33.50%) AWS
4 21 (10.34%) GCP
5 19 (9.36%) IaaS
5 19 (9.36%) PaaS
6 18 (8.87%) Azure Sentinel
7 13 (6.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (6.40%) OneDrive
8 10 (4.93%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (3.45%) Power Platform
10 7 (3.45%) PowerApps
11 5 (2.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (2.46%) AWS CodeCommit
11 5 (2.46%) AWS CodePipeline
11 5 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (2.46%) Azure Functions
11 5 (2.46%) Azure Service Fabric
11 5 (2.46%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 71 (34.98%) Firewall
2 60 (29.56%) DNS
3 54 (26.60%) DHCP
4 37 (18.23%) SAN
5 34 (16.75%) WAN
6 27 (13.30%) LAN
6 27 (13.30%) Remote Desktop
7 20 (9.85%) VPN
7 20 (9.85%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (8.87%) TCP/IP
9 17 (8.37%) Network Security
10 15 (7.39%) SNMP
10 15 (7.39%) VoIP
11 13 (6.40%) MPLS
12 12 (5.91%) VLAN
13 10 (4.93%) FTP
14 8 (3.94%) Wireless
15 7 (3.45%) SD-WAN
15 7 (3.45%) VSAN
16 5 (2.46%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.88%) MySQL
3 10 (4.93%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.46%) GIS
5 5 (2.46%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (7.39%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.42%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.43%) JIRA
4 6 (2.96%) Subversion
5 5 (2.46%) GitLab
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (19.70%) Social Skills
2 37 (18.23%) Finance
3 33 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (10.34%) Legal
5 15 (7.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 12 (5.91%) Law
6 12 (5.91%) Organisational Skills
6 12 (5.91%) Telecoms
7 9 (4.43%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.94%) Documentation Skills
8 8 (3.94%) Marketing
8 8 (3.94%) Public Sector
9 7 (3.45%) Banking
9 7 (3.45%) Retail
10 6 (2.96%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.48%) Advertising
11 3 (1.48%) Automotive
11 3 (1.48%) Games
12 2 (0.99%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 60 (29.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (11.33%) IT Engineer
3 22 (10.84%) Administrator
4 20 (9.85%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (8.37%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.39%) IT Support
7 14 (6.90%) IT Technician
8 13 (6.40%) Consultant
9 10 (4.93%) Analyst
9 10 (4.93%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (4.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.43%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.94%) Architect
11 8 (3.94%) Support Technician
12 7 (3.45%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
12 7 (3.45%) IT Administrator
12 7 (3.45%) IT Consultant
12 7 (3.45%) IT Manager
12 7 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.93%) SAML
2 9 (4.43%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (3.94%) LDAP
4 7 (3.45%) LAMP
4 7 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
4 7 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (2.96%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (2.46%) ADO
6 5 (2.46%) ARM Templates
6 5 (2.46%) JSON
6 5 (2.46%) REST
6 5 (2.46%) XMPP
7 4 (1.97%) Apache NiFi
7 4 (1.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (1.97%) Protocol Buffers
7 4 (1.97%) XML
8 2 (0.99%) .NET
8 2 (0.99%) HTML
9 1 (0.49%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.66%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.79%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (9.36%) Clustering
4 16 (7.88%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.43%) PKI
6 7 (3.45%) Handset
7 6 (2.96%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (2.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.46%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.97%) Cyber Defence
9 4 (1.97%) Life Science
10 3 (1.48%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.48%) Housing Association
10 3 (1.48%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (1.48%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.99%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.99%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 157 (77.34%) Windows
2 125 (61.58%) Windows Server
3 62 (30.54%) Linux
4 26 (12.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (10.84%) Windows Server 2016
6 20 (9.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (7.88%) Windows 10
8 14 (6.90%) CentOS
9 12 (5.91%) Unix
10 10 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2019
12 5 (2.46%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.97%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.99%) AIX
14 2 (0.99%) HPUX
14 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.99%) Solaris
14 2 (0.99%) SUSE
15 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (33.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 48 (23.65%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (23.15%) ITIL
4 35 (17.24%) DevOps
5 29 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (13.30%) Information Security
7 27 (13.30%) Service Delivery
8 25 (12.32%) Project Management
9 24 (11.82%) Agile
10 23 (11.33%) Patch Management
11 20 (9.85%) Capacity Management
12 18 (8.87%) Change Management
12 18 (8.87%) Data Loss Prevention
13 17 (8.37%) Business Continuity
13 17 (8.37%) CI/CD
13 17 (8.37%) Regulatory Compliance
13 17 (8.37%) Time Management
14 16 (7.88%) Requirements Gathering
14 16 (7.88%) Requirements Workshops
Programming Languages
1 63 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 32 (15.76%) SQL
3 30 (14.78%) Python
4 27 (13.30%) Bash
5 9 (4.43%) Java
6 7 (3.45%) C#
7 4 (1.97%) C++
8 2 (0.99%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (15.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (9.85%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.87%) MCSA
4 17 (8.37%) SC Cleared
5 15 (7.39%) MCTS
6 14 (6.90%) Degree
7 10 (4.93%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (4.93%) MCSE
8 7 (3.45%) CISSP
8 7 (3.45%) SSCP
9 5 (2.46%) MCITP
9 5 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.97%) CCA
11 3 (1.48%) AWS Certification
11 3 (1.48%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.99%) RHCE
13 1 (0.49%) MCP
13 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.88%) SLA
2 9 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.46%) GDPR
4 3 (1.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 135 (66.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (51.23%) Active Directory
3 67 (33.00%) Hyper-V
4 29 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (11.82%) Docker
6 16 (7.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (3.45%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 7 (3.45%) XenApp
8 6 (2.96%) vSphere
9 5 (2.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (2.46%) etcd
9 5 (2.46%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.97%) Postfix
11 3 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (13.30%) Ansible
2 22 (10.84%) Kubernetes
2 22 (10.84%) SCCM
2 22 (10.84%) WSUS
3 18 (8.87%) Puppet
4 16 (7.88%) Terraform
5 13 (6.40%) Nagios
6 12 (5.91%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (4.93%) Single Sign-On
8 9 (4.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (4.43%) SCOM
9 8 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (3.94%) ZABBIX
10 7 (3.45%) Cacti
10 7 (3.45%) Grafana
10 7 (3.45%) Prometheus
11 5 (2.46%) Bareos
11 5 (2.46%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (2.46%) Packer
Vendors
1 111 (54.68%) Microsoft
2 81 (39.90%) Cisco
3 45 (22.17%) Citrix
4 19 (9.36%) Google
4 19 (9.36%) Red Hat
5 18 (8.87%) Juniper
6 17 (8.37%) Fortinet
6 17 (8.37%) HP
7 14 (6.90%) EMC
8 13 (6.40%) Veeam
9 11 (5.42%) Dell
9 11 (5.42%) SolarWinds
9 11 (5.42%) Splunk
10 8 (3.94%) Avaya
11 7 (3.45%) Meraki
11 7 (3.45%) NetApp
12 6 (2.96%) Draytek
12 6 (2.96%) Ruckus Wireless
13 5 (2.46%) Barracuda Networks
13 5 (2.46%) NETGEAR