Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
England > North West
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 369 331
Rank change year-on-year +27 -38 +38
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 18 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.015% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% 0.20% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 22
North West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.91% -29.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £35,125
90th Percentile £51,625 £35,000 £53,625
England median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.12% -15.00% +17.65%

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 1,110 1,007 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.45% 7.57% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 936 785 671
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

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 14 November 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 14 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
Manchester +12 9 £44,500 +27.14% 5
Merseyside - 8 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco
3 16 (88.89%) Windows
4 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
6 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
6 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
7 11 (61.11%) Veeam
7 11 (61.11%) SAN
8 10 (55.56%) EMC
8 10 (55.56%) iSCSI
8 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (55.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (50.00%) Business Continuity
9 9 (50.00%) VLAN
9 9 (50.00%) Firewall
10 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
11 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (38.89%) Avaya
11 7 (38.89%) MPLS
12 6 (33.33%) Nortel
12 6 (33.33%) Citrix
12 6 (33.33%) Dell
12 6 (33.33%) IIS
12 6 (33.33%) SQL
12 6 (33.33%) VBScript
12 6 (33.33%) SharePoint

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 6 (33.33%) IIS
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Azure Active Directory
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 10 (55.56%) iSCSI
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) VLAN
4 7 (38.89%) MPLS
5 6 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 6 (33.33%) Skype
6 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (16.67%) WAN
9 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) VSAN
10 1 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (5.56%) Internet
10 1 (5.56%) Network Security
10 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
10 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Administrator
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Network Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Architect
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) EMC VNX
2 2 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 6 (33.33%) Storage Management
4 4 (22.22%) Proactive Management
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) Compliance Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) VMware NSX
6 1 (5.56%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
2 4 (22.22%) vRealize
3 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.11%) WSUS
4 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco
3 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) Veeam
5 10 (55.56%) EMC
6 7 (38.89%) Avaya
7 6 (33.33%) Citrix
7 6 (33.33%) Dell
7 6 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (33.33%) Nortel
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) McAfee
8 2 (11.11%) NetApp
8 2 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (11.11%) Veritas
9 1 (5.56%) Rackspace