Period
to 22 January 2021

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 2021 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 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 45 51 31
Rank change year-on-year +6 -20 +23
Permanent jobs citing VMware 170 270 521
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 5.38% 4.79% 7.67%
As % of the Vendors category 14.77% 12.71% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 185 240 472
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.79% +14.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,450 £22,075
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +12.00%

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 1,151 2,125 2,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.46% 37.74% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1,570 2,476
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.50% +0.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
North West median annual salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11% +5.88%

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 January 2021.

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 2021. 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
Bolton +8 10 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Stockport +30 8 £29,000 -22.67% 3
Rochdale - 6 £45,000 -
Salford +15 4 £42,000 -16.00% 2
Bury +9 1 - -
Wigan +1 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £36,500 -
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 98 (57.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (54.71%) Windows
3 72 (42.35%) Azure
4 71 (41.76%) Microsoft
5 58 (34.12%) Active Directory
6 57 (33.53%) DNS
7 54 (31.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 52 (30.59%) Windows Server
9 47 (27.65%) Firewall
10 45 (26.47%) DHCP
11 43 (25.29%) Cisco
11 43 (25.29%) Office 365
12 40 (23.53%) Hyper-V
13 39 (22.94%) Linux
14 37 (21.76%) Citrix
15 35 (20.59%) PowerShell
16 33 (19.41%) Migration
16 33 (19.41%) DevOps
17 32 (18.82%) NetApp
18 30 (17.65%) AWS
18 30 (17.65%) vSphere
19 29 (17.06%) Python
20 28 (16.47%) MS Exchange
20 28 (16.47%) EMC
21 27 (15.88%) SQL Server
21 27 (15.88%) Ansible
22 26 (15.29%) Data Centre
22 26 (15.29%) WAN
22 26 (15.29%) Veeam
23 24 (14.12%) ITIL

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 28 (16.47%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.82%) IIS
3 14 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.24%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.53%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.94%) Confluence
6 4 (2.35%) Apache
6 4 (2.35%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 72 (42.35%) Azure
2 43 (25.29%) Office 365
3 30 (17.65%) AWS
4 8 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.53%) IaaS
7 5 (2.94%) GCP
8 4 (2.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.35%) CloudFront
8 4 (2.35%) Route 53
8 4 (2.35%) SaaS
9 3 (1.76%) Mimecast
10 2 (1.18%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.18%) OneDrive
10 2 (1.18%) Serverless
10 2 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (0.59%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 57 (33.53%) DNS
2 47 (27.65%) Firewall
3 45 (26.47%) DHCP
4 26 (15.29%) WAN
5 24 (14.12%) VoIP
6 23 (13.53%) SAN
7 20 (11.76%) VSAN
8 17 (10.00%) VPN
9 14 (8.24%) LAN
9 14 (8.24%) Network Security
10 13 (7.65%) TCP/IP
11 11 (6.47%) MPLS
11 11 (6.47%) Unified Communications
12 9 (5.29%) VLAN
13 8 (4.71%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (3.53%) IP Telephony
15 5 (2.94%) IPv4
15 5 (2.94%) NAS
15 5 (2.94%) OSPF
15 5 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.76%) MySQL
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.59%) Power BI
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.94%) JIRA
2 5 (2.94%) Subversion
3 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (8.24%) Law
2 13 (7.65%) Finance
3 8 (4.71%) Public Sector
4 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.94%) Banking
6 3 (1.76%) Legal
6 3 (1.76%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (12.94%) Network Engineer
3 18 (10.59%) Consultant
4 17 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (8.82%) IT Engineer
6 13 (7.65%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (7.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (7.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.06%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (6.47%) Analyst
9 10 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) VMware Consultant
10 9 (5.29%) VMware Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Citrix Support
11 8 (4.71%) Senior DevOps
11 8 (4.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Storage Consultant
12 7 (4.12%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.53%) Web Services
2 4 (2.35%) CSS
2 4 (2.35%) Django
2 4 (2.35%) Flask
2 4 (2.35%) HTML
2 4 (2.35%) REST
3 3 (1.76%) SAML
4 1 (0.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.29%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.82%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.29%) Private Cloud
4 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.94%) Clustering
6 5 (2.94%) Replication
7 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.59%) User Experience
9 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 93 (54.71%) Windows
2 52 (30.59%) Windows Server
3 39 (22.94%) Linux
4 13 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.47%) CentOS
5 11 (6.47%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.12%) Windows 10
8 6 (3.53%) Unix
9 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 33 (19.41%) DevOps
2 33 (19.41%) Migration
3 24 (14.12%) ITIL
4 21 (12.35%) Configuration Management
5 15 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (8.24%) Change Management
7 12 (7.06%) Project Management
8 10 (5.88%) Business Development
8 10 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (5.88%) High Availability
8 10 (5.88%) Presales
8 10 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
9 9 (5.29%) Information Security
9 9 (5.29%) Open Source
9 9 (5.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (5.29%) Service Management
10 7 (4.12%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.12%) Project Delivery
10 7 (4.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 29 (17.06%) Python
3 21 (12.35%) Bash Shell
4 17 (10.00%) SQL
5 6 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.35%) PHP
7 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.18%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (10.00%) RHCE
4 16 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (8.24%) CCNA
6 13 (7.65%) Degree
7 10 (5.88%) MCP
8 9 (5.29%) MCSA
8 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 9 (5.29%) SSCP
9 8 (4.71%) MCSE
10 7 (4.12%) CCIE
10 7 (4.12%) CCNP
11 5 (2.94%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 5 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (2.94%) GIAC
12 3 (1.76%) HP AIS
12 3 (1.76%) HP ASE
12 3 (1.76%) HP MASE
12 3 (1.76%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) GDPR
2 4 (2.35%) OpenSCAP
3 3 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.18%) PMO
5 1 (0.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 98 (57.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (34.12%) Active Directory
3 40 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 30 (17.65%) vSphere
5 20 (11.76%) Docker
6 15 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (7.06%) VMware NSX
8 8 (4.71%) VMware Server
9 7 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (3.53%) vCloud
11 5 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (2.94%) XenApp
12 4 (2.35%) KVM
13 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
14 2 (1.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (15.88%) Ansible
2 20 (11.76%) Puppet
3 19 (11.18%) Kubernetes
4 13 (7.65%) Terraform
5 10 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.88%) vRealize
6 8 (4.71%) SCCM
7 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.76%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (1.76%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.59%) Salt
10 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (41.76%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.29%) Cisco
3 37 (21.76%) Citrix
4 32 (18.82%) NetApp
5 28 (16.47%) EMC
6 26 (15.29%) Veeam
7 15 (8.82%) HP
8 13 (7.65%) IBM
9 11 (6.47%) Dell
10 10 (5.88%) Red Hat
11 9 (5.29%) Nimble Storage
12 8 (4.71%) Juniper
12 8 (4.71%) Splunk
13 6 (3.53%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.94%) Oracle
15 4 (2.35%) Sophos
16 3 (1.76%) Avaya
16 3 (1.76%) Brocade
17 2 (1.18%) Draytek
17 2 (1.18%) ESET