Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 56 43
Rank change year-on-year +27 -13 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 565 432 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.74% 5.48% 6.07%
As % of the Vendors category 17.97% 11.88% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 471 397 403
Manchester median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.41% -7.79%

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 3,145 3,636 3,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.06% 46.12% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,577 2,917 2,707
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +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 19 November 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 19 November 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
Wigan +25 62 £22,500 -16.67% 3
Stockport +9 51 £30,000 -30.23% 4
Bolton +34 22 £24,000 -40.00% 4
Altrincham -10 16 £50,000 +11.11%
Rochdale +10 13 £70,000 +52.17% 2
Heywood - 10 £43,750 -
Cheadle -2 9 £32,500 -24.42% 4
Salford -16 6 £35,000 -10.26% 7
Oldham +2 3 £34,000 -38.18% 2
Bury -2 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Sale -3 3 £32,000 +36.17% 1
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 388 (68.67%) Windows
2 374 (66.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 247 (43.72%) Active Directory
4 234 (41.42%) Microsoft
5 226 (40.00%) Cisco
6 198 (35.04%) Windows Server
7 197 (34.87%) Linux
8 148 (26.19%) SQL
9 138 (24.42%) Office 365
10 136 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 132 (23.36%) Firewall
12 127 (22.48%) Finance
12 127 (22.48%) ITIL
13 124 (21.95%) Mentoring
14 119 (21.06%) Hyper-V
15 115 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 115 (20.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 112 (19.82%) SAN
16 112 (19.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 111 (19.65%) Disaster Recovery
18 107 (18.94%) Management Information System
18 107 (18.94%) Information Security
19 105 (18.58%) PCI DSS
20 101 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
21 97 (17.17%) Network Security
21 97 (17.17%) DNS
22 96 (16.99%) MS Exchange
23 95 (16.81%) Citrix
24 89 (15.75%) Business Continuity
25 88 (15.58%) Legal

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 96 (16.99%) MS Exchange
2 51 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (6.73%) SharePoint
5 36 (6.37%) IIS
6 12 (2.12%) JBoss
7 10 (1.77%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.59%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.59%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.42%) Apache
9 8 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.06%) CMS
11 5 (0.88%) Confluence
12 4 (0.71%) nginx
12 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 82 (14.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 24 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 138 (24.42%) Office 365
2 101 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.77%) GitHub
7 9 (1.59%) SaaS
8 7 (1.24%) IaaS
9 6 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.53%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (23.36%) Firewall
2 112 (19.82%) SAN
3 97 (17.17%) DNS
3 97 (17.17%) Network Security
4 85 (15.04%) Wi-Fi
5 80 (14.16%) LAN
6 76 (13.45%) WAN
7 71 (12.57%) DHCP
8 59 (10.44%) TCP/IP
9 26 (4.60%) VoIP
10 20 (3.54%) Unified Communications
10 20 (3.54%) Wireless
11 16 (2.83%) iSCSI
12 14 (2.48%) VPN
13 13 (2.30%) Internet
13 13 (2.30%) IP Telephony
13 13 (2.30%) VSAN
14 12 (2.12%) VLAN
15 11 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (1.95%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.12%) MySQL
3 10 (1.77%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.18%) MS Access
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (5.49%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.48%) Cucumber
2 14 (2.48%) Selenium
3 10 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.59%) Bitbucket
5 8 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.88%) JIRA
7 5 (0.88%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.71%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.71%) Hudson
8 4 (0.71%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.35%) GitLab
10 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 127 (22.48%) Finance
2 88 (15.58%) Legal
3 44 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 29 (5.13%) Retail
5 21 (3.72%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.19%) Electronics
7 14 (2.48%) Marketing
8 8 (1.42%) Local Government
9 7 (1.24%) Publishing
10 6 (1.06%) Military
11 3 (0.53%) Games
12 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 2 (0.35%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (25.13%) Analyst
2 105 (18.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 100 (17.70%) IT Analyst
4 86 (15.22%) IT Security Analyst
4 86 (15.22%) Security Analyst
4 86 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
4 86 (15.22%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 86 (15.22%) Senior Security Analyst
5 68 (12.04%) Support Engineer
6 58 (10.27%) IT Support
7 43 (7.61%) Server Support
8 42 (7.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 40 (7.08%) Architect
9 40 (7.08%) Service Analyst
10 34 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
11 33 (5.84%) VMware Engineer
12 32 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
12 32 (5.66%) Support Technician
13 31 (5.49%) IT Technician
14 30 (5.31%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.02%) Web Services
2 8 (1.42%) Middleware
3 7 (1.24%) .NET
4 6 (1.06%) HTML
4 6 (1.06%) XML
5 4 (0.71%) 802.1X
5 4 (0.71%) React
6 3 (0.53%) LDAP
7 2 (0.35%) LAMP
7 2 (0.35%) OAuth
7 2 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.35%) SAML
8 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.18%) COM
8 1 (0.18%) J2EE
8 1 (0.18%) Node.js
8 1 (0.18%) REST
8 1 (0.18%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 107 (18.94%) Management Information System
2 82 (14.51%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 45 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (6.19%) Driving Licence
5 28 (4.96%) Data Centre
6 24 (4.25%) Self-Motivation
7 21 (3.72%) Replication
8 16 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.48%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (1.42%) Clustering
12 6 (1.06%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.88%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.71%) EMC VNX
14 4 (0.71%) NHS
14 4 (0.71%) Robotics
15 3 (0.53%) iPhone
15 3 (0.53%) Life Science
16 2 (0.35%) Greenfield Project
16 2 (0.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 388 (68.67%) Windows
2 198 (35.04%) Windows Server
3 197 (34.87%) Linux
4 136 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 115 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (8.50%) Windows 10
7 42 (7.43%) Windows 7
8 28 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (2.30%) Unix
11 12 (2.12%) Mac OS
11 12 (2.12%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.42%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.24%) CentOS
14 4 (0.71%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.71%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.53%) Solaris
16 1 (0.18%) Android
16 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (22.48%) ITIL
2 124 (21.95%) Mentoring
3 112 (19.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 111 (19.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 107 (18.94%) Information Security
6 89 (15.75%) Business Continuity
7 85 (15.04%) Web Development
8 84 (14.87%) Data Protection
9 83 (14.69%) Penetration Testing
9 83 (14.69%) Risk Analysis
9 83 (14.69%) Threat Analysis
10 82 (14.51%) Due Diligence
10 82 (14.51%) Scenario Testing
10 82 (14.51%) SIEM
10 82 (14.51%) Vulnerability Management
11 75 (13.27%) DevOps
12 64 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
13 60 (10.62%) Service Management
14 54 (9.56%) IT Strategy
15 52 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 148 (26.19%) SQL
2 65 (11.50%) PowerShell
3 36 (6.37%) Python
4 28 (4.96%) Java
5 25 (4.42%) Perl
6 23 (4.07%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.48%) C++
7 14 (2.48%) Ruby
8 11 (1.95%) C
9 4 (0.71%) Bourne shell
9 4 (0.71%) Korn
10 2 (0.35%) Go
10 2 (0.35%) PHP
10 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.18%) C#
11 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 87 (15.40%) CISSP
2 86 (15.22%) CREST Certified
2 86 (15.22%) SANS
3 60 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (5.84%) MCSE
5 28 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 27 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (4.78%) Degree
7 25 (4.42%) MCSA
8 21 (3.72%) Network+ Certification
9 20 (3.54%) CCNA
9 20 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (3.36%) CCNP
11 18 (3.19%) MCP
12 15 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (1.95%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.59%) CCIE
14 9 (1.59%) DBS Check
14 9 (1.59%) MCTS
15 8 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (20.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 105 (18.58%) PCI DSS
3 88 (15.58%) GDPR
4 18 (3.19%) SLA
5 7 (1.24%) QA
6 3 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 374 (66.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 247 (43.72%) Active Directory
3 119 (21.06%) Hyper-V
4 64 (11.33%) VMware ESXi
5 53 (9.38%) Virtual Servers
6 46 (8.14%) vSphere
7 41 (7.26%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (4.42%) XenApp
9 20 (3.54%) Terminal Services
10 19 (3.36%) Docker
11 14 (2.48%) XenDesktop
12 12 (2.12%) VMware NSX
13 9 (1.59%) vCloud
14 6 (1.06%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
16 2 (0.35%) Xen
17 1 (0.18%) Kamailio
17 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (5.84%) Puppet
2 32 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (4.07%) SCCM
4 17 (3.01%) Ansible
5 13 (2.30%) SCOM
6 12 (2.12%) SCOrch
7 10 (1.77%) Nagios
8 9 (1.59%) Packer
8 9 (1.59%) vCenter Server
9 8 (1.42%) Terraform
9 8 (1.42%) WSUS
10 7 (1.24%) vRealize
11 6 (1.06%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.88%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.88%) SmoothWall
13 4 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.71%) Kubernetes
14 3 (0.53%) SCVMM
14 3 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.53%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 234 (41.42%) Microsoft
2 226 (40.00%) Cisco
3 95 (16.81%) Citrix
4 49 (8.67%) Veeam
5 33 (5.84%) Fortinet
6 31 (5.49%) Red Hat
7 30 (5.31%) NetApp
8 29 (5.13%) HP
9 21 (3.72%) Huawei
10 18 (3.19%) Google
11 16 (2.83%) Oracle
12 15 (2.65%) Atlassian
12 15 (2.65%) Dell
13 14 (2.48%) Apple
13 14 (2.48%) EMC
13 14 (2.48%) IBM
13 14 (2.48%) Nimble Storage
13 14 (2.48%) SolarWinds
14 12 (2.12%) Avaya
15 10 (1.77%) Juniper