Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 359 325
Rank change year-on-year +7 -34 +18
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 12 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.096% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 1.34% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 19
North West median annual salary £44,500 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.48% -10.63% -9.60%
10th Percentile £31,625 £33,850 £34,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £37,275 £53,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,137 1,043 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.13% 7.95% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 938 870 608
North West median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £58,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in the North West

vCenter Server
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the North West.

Salary trend for vCenter Server in the North West

vCenter Server
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the North West over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for vCenter Server in the North West

vCenter Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCenter Server within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Manchester +22 8 £44,500 +21.92%
Lancashire +5 4 £35,000 -
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing vCenter Server 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 North West region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) EMC
5 5 (41.67%) Office 365
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) EMC VNX
6 4 (33.33%) vRealize
6 4 (33.33%) VMware NSX
6 4 (33.33%) Proactive Management
6 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Veeam
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (25.00%) VLAN

vCenter Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) VSAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Proactive Management
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (58.33%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) VMware NSX
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) vRealize
2 3 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) Veeam
6 2 (16.67%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Bomgar
7 1 (8.33%) Brocade
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (8.33%) Veritas