Period
to 26 June 2019

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 June 2019 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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 51 56
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 344 395 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.47% 5.51% 5.18%
As % of the Vendors category 14.43% 12.74% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 284 325 374
Manchester median annual salary £41,984 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.96% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,825 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,625 £65,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -

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 2,384 3,100 3,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.92% 43.28% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,832 2,563 3,023
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% -
10th Percentile £25,525 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,225 £72,500 £64,750
North West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 26 June 2019.

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 June 2019. 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 +11 43 £37,750 -1.31% 4
Salford -2 27 £35,000 - 1
Rochdale +10 6 £40,500 -40.00%
Bury - 6 £38,750 -
Cheadle +3 5 £40,000 +52.38% 3
Altrincham 0 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Wigan -18 3 £24,500 -53.33%
Sale - 2 £38,000 -
Oldham +7 1 £41,500 +27.69%
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 209 (60.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 206 (59.88%) Microsoft
3 204 (59.30%) Windows
4 180 (52.33%) Active Directory
5 146 (42.44%) Cisco
6 143 (41.57%) Windows Server
7 133 (38.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 114 (33.14%) Office 365
9 109 (31.69%) DNS
10 100 (29.07%) Hyper-V
11 88 (25.58%) ITIL
12 87 (25.29%) DHCP
13 86 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 85 (24.71%) Firewall
15 79 (22.97%) WAN
15 79 (22.97%) Amazon AWS
16 74 (21.51%) MS Exchange
17 73 (21.22%) LAN
18 72 (20.93%) TCP/IP
18 72 (20.93%) NetApp
19 59 (17.15%) PowerShell
19 59 (17.15%) Windows Server 2012
20 58 (16.86%) Microsoft Certification
21 56 (16.28%) DevOps
22 55 (15.99%) Finance
23 54 (15.70%) Citrix
23 54 (15.70%) Veeam
24 53 (15.41%) SAN
25 51 (14.83%) Data Centre
26 50 (14.53%) Linux

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 74 (21.51%) MS Exchange
2 34 (9.88%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (6.69%) IIS
5 12 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.16%) Apache
8 4 (1.16%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.87%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.87%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (12.79%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 133 (38.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (33.14%) Office 365
3 79 (22.97%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (6.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (3.78%) IaaS
7 9 (2.62%) GitHub
8 7 (2.03%) SaaS
9 5 (1.45%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.87%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.58%) PaaS
12 1 (0.29%) Azure Stack
12 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.29%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 109 (31.69%) DNS
2 87 (25.29%) DHCP
3 85 (24.71%) Firewall
4 79 (22.97%) WAN
5 73 (21.22%) LAN
6 72 (20.93%) TCP/IP
7 53 (15.41%) SAN
8 30 (8.72%) VPN
9 25 (7.27%) VLAN
10 19 (5.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (5.23%) Internet
12 16 (4.65%) iSCSI
12 16 (4.65%) Network Security
13 15 (4.36%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (4.07%) Broadband
14 14 (4.07%) Wireless
15 13 (3.78%) HTTP
15 13 (3.78%) SMTP
15 13 (3.78%) VSAN
16 12 (3.49%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.36%) MySQL
3 13 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (3.20%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.58%) RethinkDB
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.29%) Power BI
8 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (4.36%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.62%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.29%) GitLab
5 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (15.99%) Finance
2 21 (6.10%) Retail
3 19 (5.52%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.78%) Local Government
5 11 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.74%) Games
6 6 (1.74%) Legal
7 5 (1.45%) Marketing
8 3 (0.87%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (21.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 57 (16.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 46 (13.37%) Support Engineer
4 41 (11.92%) Architect
4 41 (11.92%) IT Engineer
5 38 (11.05%) Consultant
6 28 (8.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 28 (8.14%) IT Support
6 28 (8.14%) Network Engineer
7 25 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 25 (7.27%) Cloud Architect
8 24 (6.98%) Network Support
9 23 (6.69%) Analyst
10 22 (6.40%) IT Support Engineer
11 20 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
12 18 (5.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (5.23%) AWS Architect
13 17 (4.94%) Administrator
13 17 (4.94%) AWS Consultant
13 17 (4.94%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.63%) Web Services
2 17 (4.94%) Middleware
3 14 (4.07%) Flash
4 6 (1.74%) WAP
5 4 (1.16%) .NET
6 3 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (0.87%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.87%) WCF
7 2 (0.58%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.58%) Node.js
7 2 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.83%) Data Centre
2 31 (9.01%) Management Information System
3 27 (7.85%) Replication
4 20 (5.81%) FlexPod
5 18 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.23%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.91%) Driving Licence
8 7 (2.03%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.74%) FMCG
9 6 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.74%) PlayStation
9 6 (1.74%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.45%) Xbox
11 4 (1.16%) Clustering
11 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.16%) iPhone
11 4 (1.16%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 204 (59.30%) Windows
2 143 (41.57%) Windows Server
3 59 (17.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (14.53%) Linux
5 48 (13.95%) Windows 10
6 27 (7.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (7.27%) Windows 7
8 14 (4.07%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (2.33%) Unix
10 7 (2.03%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.16%) AIX
11 4 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.87%) SUSE
12 3 (0.87%) VMS
12 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.58%) Android
13 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.29%) CentOS
14 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (25.58%) ITIL
2 86 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 56 (16.28%) DevOps
4 50 (14.53%) Migration
5 36 (10.47%) Problem Management
6 35 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 33 (9.59%) Mentoring
8 31 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (8.72%) Coaching
10 27 (7.85%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (7.27%) IT Strategy
11 25 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
12 24 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (6.98%) Presales
13 23 (6.69%) Project Management
13 23 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (6.10%) Open Source
15 20 (5.81%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (5.52%) PRINCE2
16 19 (5.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (17.15%) PowerShell
2 41 (11.92%) SQL
3 20 (5.81%) Bash Shell
4 16 (4.65%) C
5 4 (1.16%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.87%) Python
7 2 (0.58%) Perl
7 2 (0.58%) VB
8 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (16.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (13.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 41 (11.92%) CCNA
4 37 (10.76%) MCSA
5 20 (5.81%) SSCP
6 19 (5.52%) Degree
7 18 (5.23%) MCP
8 13 (3.78%) MCSE
9 11 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 10 (2.91%) CCNP
11 9 (2.62%) VCAP
12 8 (2.33%) CCIE
13 6 (1.74%) VCP6
14 4 (1.16%) CISSP
14 4 (1.16%) CREST Certified
14 4 (1.16%) NCDA
14 4 (1.16%) NCIE
14 4 (1.16%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (7.27%) SLA
2 11 (3.20%) PMO
3 8 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.03%) QA
5 5 (1.45%) GDPR
6 3 (0.87%) NIST
7 2 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 209 (60.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 180 (52.33%) Active Directory
3 100 (29.07%) Hyper-V
4 43 (12.50%) vSphere
5 38 (11.05%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (6.40%) XenDesktop
7 20 (5.81%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (5.81%) VMware NSX
8 19 (5.52%) XenApp
9 17 (4.94%) Terminal Services
10 13 (3.78%) Virtual Desktop
10 13 (3.78%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (3.20%) NFS
12 8 (2.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 8 (2.33%) Docker
13 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.87%) vCloud
15 3 (0.87%) VirtualBox
16 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 43 (12.50%) SCCM
2 18 (5.23%) WSUS
3 14 (4.07%) Puppet
4 13 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (2.91%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (2.33%) SCOM
8 7 (2.03%) Kubernetes
8 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (1.74%) Ansible
9 6 (1.74%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (1.74%) Nagios
9 6 (1.74%) Terraform
10 5 (1.45%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (1.45%) vCenter Server
11 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.87%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 206 (59.88%) Microsoft
2 146 (42.44%) Cisco
3 72 (20.93%) NetApp
4 54 (15.70%) Citrix
4 54 (15.70%) Veeam
5 42 (12.21%) HP
6 26 (7.56%) Google
7 22 (6.40%) Fortinet
8 20 (5.81%) Meraki
9 17 (4.94%) Rackspace
10 13 (3.78%) SolarWinds
11 12 (3.49%) McAfee
12 11 (3.20%) Dell
12 11 (3.20%) EMC
13 9 (2.62%) Atlassian
14 7 (2.03%) Nimble Storage
14 7 (2.03%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.74%) IBM
15 6 (1.74%) Ivanti
15 6 (1.74%) Symantec