The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 25 April 2017 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
England / North West
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 46 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15  
Permanent jobs citing VMware 342 274 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.45% 4.80% 6.71%
As % of the Vendors category 12.21% 11.43% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 292 226 336
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,146 £24,876
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £50,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2802 2398 2989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.67% 42.05% 44.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 1980 2334
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing VMware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the North West

VMware
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VMware in the North West

VMware
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the North West over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware in the North West

VMware
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 VMware within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 192 £40,000 +8.10% 43
Cheshire +1 71 £32,500 -8.45% 11
Merseyside +19 63 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Lancashire 0 18 £32,000 +7.56% 9
Cumbria +2 1 - - 2
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VMware.

1 433 (62.30%) Windows
2 372 (53.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 345 (49.64%) Active Directory
4 325 (46.76%) Microsoft
5 273 (39.28%) Windows Server
6 207 (29.78%) Hyper-V
7 204 (29.35%) Linux
8 165 (23.74%) Cisco
9 163 (23.45%) ITIL
10 158 (22.73%) MS Exchange
10 158 (22.73%) Citrix
10 158 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 143 (20.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 137 (19.71%) Firewall
13 133 (19.14%) DNS
14 131 (18.85%) Amazon AWS
15 130 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
15 130 (18.71%) SQL Server
16 127 (18.27%) DevOps
17 122 (17.55%) SAN
18 118 (16.98%) Data Centre
19 108 (15.54%) SQL
20 100 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
21 97 (13.96%) NetApp
22 95 (13.67%) WAN
23 94 (13.53%) DHCP
24 91 (13.09%) LAN
25 90 (12.95%) Office 365
26 87 (12.52%) Microsoft Certification
27 85 (12.23%) Disaster Recovery

VMware
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
1 158 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 64 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 52 (7.48%) IIS
5 41 (5.90%) SharePoint
6 38 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
7 34 (4.89%) Apache Pig
7 34 (4.89%) Apache Spark
8 26 (3.74%) Skype for Business
9 16 (2.30%) Apache
9 16 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (2.30%) Tomcat
10 14 (2.01%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.44%) JBoss
11 10 (1.44%) OpenStack
12 9 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.15%) Confluence
14 7 (1.01%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.86%) CMS
15 6 (0.86%) nginx
Applications
1 47 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Magento
2 3 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 131 (18.85%) Amazon AWS
2 130 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (12.95%) Office 365
4 31 (4.46%) IaaS
5 25 (3.60%) PaaS
6 21 (3.02%) SaaS
7 18 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (2.30%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.43%) Basecamp
13 2 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
14 1 (0.14%) G Suite
14 1 (0.14%) GitHub
14 1 (0.14%) Heroku
14 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 137 (19.71%) Firewall
2 133 (19.14%) DNS
3 122 (17.55%) SAN
4 95 (13.67%) WAN
5 94 (13.53%) DHCP
6 91 (13.09%) LAN
7 54 (7.77%) VPN
8 51 (7.34%) VLAN
9 47 (6.76%) VoIP
10 46 (6.62%) TCP/IP
11 36 (5.18%) Internet
12 24 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
13 23 (3.31%) Network Security
14 21 (3.02%) Skype
15 19 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (2.16%) Wireless
17 14 (2.01%) WLAN
18 13 (1.87%) NAS
18 13 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
19 10 (1.44%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 60 (8.63%) MySQL
3 43 (6.19%) MongoDB
4 37 (5.32%) Big Data
5 36 (5.18%) Relational Database
6 35 (5.04%) Hadoop
7 34 (4.89%) Apache Hive
7 34 (4.89%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (0.58%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
15 3 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
16 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (5.18%) Jenkins
2 13 (1.87%) JIRA
3 12 (1.73%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.73%) Selenium
4 11 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.29%) Maven
5 9 (1.29%) NuGet
6 8 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.01%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.86%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.43%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.29%) GoCD
10 2 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.29%) Subversion
10 2 (0.29%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.14%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.14%) Hudson
11 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 58 (8.35%) Finance
2 32 (4.60%) Military
3 27 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 20 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.73%) Retail
6 16 (2.30%) Back Office
7 14 (2.01%) Local Government
8 10 (1.44%) Advertising
9 9 (1.29%) Legal
10 8 (1.15%) Law
10 8 (1.15%) Marketing
11 6 (0.86%) Banking
12 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.29%) Games
14 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (17.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 87 (12.52%) Analyst
3 86 (12.37%) Support Engineer
4 75 (10.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 66 (9.50%) IT Support
6 59 (8.49%) Support Analyst
7 50 (7.19%) Architect
8 49 (7.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 43 (6.19%) IT Engineer
10 42 (6.04%) Administrator
11 39 (5.61%) Windows Engineer
12 37 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support
12 37 (5.32%) VMware Engineer
13 35 (5.04%) Cloud Architect
13 35 (5.04%) Consultant
14 32 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 32 (4.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 32 (4.60%) Server Engineer
15 30 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
15 30 (4.32%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (7.77%) Middleware
2 40 (5.76%) Web Services
3 34 (4.89%) Apache Camel
3 34 (4.89%) Hibernate
3 34 (4.89%) Java EE
3 34 (4.89%) Spring
4 27 (3.88%) LAMP
5 24 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 24 (3.45%) CSS
5 24 (3.45%) CSS3
5 24 (3.45%) HTML
5 24 (3.45%) HTML5
5 24 (3.45%) jQuery
5 24 (3.45%) Node.js
6 11 (1.58%) XML
7 7 (1.01%) .NET
8 6 (0.86%) J2SE
9 5 (0.72%) J2EE
9 5 (0.72%) Servlets
9 5 (0.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 118 (16.98%) Data Centre
2 32 (4.60%) iPad
3 27 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.60%) PKI
5 19 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.45%) Clustering
7 13 (1.87%) Driving Licence
7 13 (1.87%) Private Cloud
7 13 (1.87%) Public Cloud
8 12 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.58%) FlexPod
10 10 (1.44%) EMC VNX
11 9 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (0.86%) Life Science
12 6 (0.86%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.72%) Replication
14 4 (0.58%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 433 (62.30%) Windows
2 273 (39.28%) Windows Server
3 204 (29.35%) Linux
4 158 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 143 (20.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 58 (8.35%) Unix
7 52 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 45 (6.47%) Windows 7
10 41 (5.90%) CentOS
11 29 (4.17%) Solaris
12 26 (3.74%) Windows 8
13 25 (3.60%) Windows 10
14 16 (2.30%) AIX
15 15 (2.16%) Windows XP
16 13 (1.87%) Ubuntu
17 9 (1.29%) Debian
18 8 (1.15%) HPUX
18 8 (1.15%) Mac OS X
19 6 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (23.45%) ITIL
2 127 (18.27%) DevOps
3 100 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (12.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 65 (9.35%) Information Security
6 59 (8.49%) Scrum
7 54 (7.77%) Time Management
8 52 (7.48%) Migration
9 51 (7.34%) Mentoring
10 49 (7.05%) Analytics
11 48 (6.91%) SDLC
12 42 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (5.61%) Data Analytics
14 36 (5.18%) Service Management
14 36 (5.18%) Software Engineering
15 34 (4.89%) Visualisation
16 29 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (4.03%) IT Strategy
18 26 (3.74%) Open Source
19 24 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 108 (15.54%) SQL
2 84 (12.09%) PowerShell
3 77 (11.08%) Python
4 69 (9.93%) Perl
5 63 (9.06%) Java
6 46 (6.62%) C
7 43 (6.19%) Ruby
8 30 (4.32%) C#
8 30 (4.32%) JavaScript
9 27 (3.88%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.58%) PHP
10 11 (1.58%) VBScript
11 9 (1.29%) VB
12 8 (1.15%) C++
13 7 (1.01%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.72%) Groovy
15 4 (0.58%) VBA
16 3 (0.43%) AWK
16 3 (0.43%) Korn
16 3 (0.43%) sed
Qualifications
1 87 (12.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (10.65%) Degree
3 56 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (7.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 54 (7.77%) MCSE
6 46 (6.62%) CCNA
6 46 (6.62%) Security Cleared
7 32 (4.60%) DV Cleared
8 30 (4.32%) MCITP
9 27 (3.88%) MCSA
10 22 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (2.73%) CCNP
12 15 (2.16%) MCP
12 15 (2.16%) SC Cleared
13 14 (2.01%) NCDA
14 7 (1.01%) DBS Check
15 6 (0.86%) A+ Certification
16 5 (0.72%) EMC Certification
16 5 (0.72%) MCTS
16 5 (0.72%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.19%) SLA
2 25 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.16%) QA
4 9 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.72%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) GCP
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 372 (53.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 345 (49.64%) Active Directory
3 207 (29.78%) Hyper-V
4 63 (9.06%) vSphere
5 49 (7.05%) XenApp
6 43 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (4.75%) Terminal Services
8 31 (4.46%) Docker
9 23 (3.31%) XenDesktop
10 19 (2.73%) VMware ESX
11 13 (1.87%) vCloud
12 11 (1.58%) VMware Server
13 10 (1.44%) KVM
14 9 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (1.29%) Xen
15 7 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
15 7 (1.01%) VirtualBox
15 7 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.72%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 49 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (6.91%) Puppet
3 39 (5.61%) SCCM
4 31 (4.46%) Ansible
5 30 (4.32%) WSUS
6 22 (3.17%) SCOM
7 19 (2.73%) Nagios
8 18 (2.59%) Backup Exec
9 14 (2.01%) vCenter Server
10 12 (1.73%) AirWatch
11 11 (1.58%) Packer
12 10 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (1.29%) vRealize
14 8 (1.15%) SCVMM
15 7 (1.01%) SCOrch
16 5 (0.72%) FortiGate
16 5 (0.72%) Terraform
17 4 (0.58%) cPanel
17 4 (0.58%) HP SIM
17 4 (0.58%) Plesk
Vendors
1 325 (46.76%) Microsoft
2 165 (23.74%) Cisco
3 158 (22.73%) Citrix
4 97 (13.96%) NetApp
5 68 (9.78%) Oracle
6 64 (9.21%) HP
7 52 (7.48%) Red Hat
8 37 (5.32%) EMC
9 32 (4.60%) Veeam
10 29 (4.17%) Avaya
11 19 (2.73%) IBM
11 19 (2.73%) Rackspace
12 18 (2.59%) Google
13 17 (2.45%) Dell
14 15 (2.16%) Intel Security
14 15 (2.16%) Palo Alto
15 14 (2.01%) Symantec
16 13 (1.87%) SolarWinds
17 11 (1.58%) Juniper
18 10 (1.44%) SonicWALL
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 46,000 + 2,500 on call and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Posted: 11 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + on call
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Shift allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Metropolitan University
Salary: From £40,523 to £46,924 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Huge benefit package
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 + 2,500 oncall and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + unbeatable benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + 34 days holiday / private healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Modis International
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago