Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 48 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 701 571 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.34% 4.94% 6.53%
As % of the Vendors category 11.66% 11.58% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 617 487 733
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -3.90% +13.24%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 6010 4930 5851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 45.82% 42.61% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4792 4016 4593
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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 -4 415 £37,500 - 42
Cheshire -3 133 £37,500 +4.17% 13
Merseyside +8 103 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Lancashire -4 45 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Cumbria -5 1 - - 1
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 464 (66.19%) Windows
2 361 (51.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 333 (47.50%) Active Directory
4 319 (45.51%) Microsoft
5 269 (38.37%) Windows Server
6 242 (34.52%) Hyper-V
7 181 (25.82%) Cisco
8 176 (25.11%) MS Exchange
9 175 (24.96%) Linux
10 172 (24.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 169 (24.11%) Citrix
12 149 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 148 (21.11%) ITIL
14 140 (19.97%) DNS
15 134 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
16 133 (18.97%) Firewall
17 132 (18.83%) SAN
18 125 (17.83%) Office 365
19 120 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
19 120 (17.12%) PowerShell
20 116 (16.55%) WAN
21 110 (15.69%) LAN
22 108 (15.41%) DevOps
23 105 (14.98%) Microsoft Certification
24 99 (14.12%) Data Centre
25 96 (13.69%) DHCP
26 91 (12.98%) SQL Server
27 87 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
28 85 (12.13%) NetApp
29 83 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 176 (25.11%) MS Exchange
2 83 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 40 (5.71%) IIS
5 31 (4.42%) Skype for Business
6 30 (4.28%) SharePoint
7 16 (2.28%) IBM Notes
8 14 (2.00%) Apache Pig
8 14 (2.00%) Apache Spark
8 14 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (1.85%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.71%) Apache
11 9 (1.28%) OpenStack
12 8 (1.14%) nginx
12 8 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (1.00%) CMS
14 6 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.86%) Confluence
14 6 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (8.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 134 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (17.83%) Office 365
3 120 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (4.14%) IaaS
5 23 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.57%) SaaS
7 10 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (1.14%) Mimecast
10 7 (1.00%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.71%) G Suite
11 5 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.43%) PaaS
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.14%) Heroku
13 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 140 (19.97%) DNS
2 133 (18.97%) Firewall
3 132 (18.83%) SAN
4 116 (16.55%) WAN
5 110 (15.69%) LAN
6 96 (13.69%) DHCP
7 63 (8.99%) VPN
8 56 (7.99%) TCP/IP
9 43 (6.13%) VoIP
10 42 (5.99%) VLAN
11 34 (4.85%) Remote Desktop
12 29 (4.14%) Skype
13 23 (3.28%) Internet
14 20 (2.85%) MPLS
15 14 (2.00%) Network Security
16 13 (1.85%) WLAN
17 11 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (1.43%) ISDN
19 9 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
20 8 (1.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.99%) MySQL
3 22 (3.14%) MongoDB
4 19 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.00%) Apache Hive
5 14 (2.00%) Big Data
5 14 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 14 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.29%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.29%) Informix
13 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 38 (5.42%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.99%) NuGet
3 31 (4.42%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.86%) JIRA
4 6 (0.86%) Maven
5 5 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.29%) GoCD
7 2 (0.29%) Selenium
8 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.14%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (7.13%) Finance
2 28 (3.99%) Manufacturing
3 25 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.71%) Retail
5 11 (1.57%) Back Office
5 11 (1.57%) Legal
6 10 (1.43%) Advertising
6 10 (1.43%) Military
7 7 (1.00%) Law
7 7 (1.00%) Marketing
8 6 (0.86%) Local Government
9 4 (0.57%) Games
9 4 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (18.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 78 (11.13%) Analyst
3 77 (10.98%) Support Engineer
4 66 (9.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 62 (8.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 49 (6.99%) DevOps Engineer
7 47 (6.70%) Administrator
7 47 (6.70%) VMware Engineer
8 46 (6.56%) Support Analyst
9 44 (6.28%) Architect
10 40 (5.71%) IT Support
11 38 (5.42%) IT Engineer
12 37 (5.28%) Systems Administrator
13 34 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
14 32 (4.56%) Cloud Engineer
15 31 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 29 (4.14%) 2nd Line Support
16 29 (4.14%) Infrastructure Support
17 28 (3.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 28 (3.99%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.14%) Web Services
2 22 (3.14%) LAMP
3 21 (3.00%) Middleware
4 17 (2.43%) .NET
5 12 (1.71%) Apache Camel
5 12 (1.71%) Hibernate
5 12 (1.71%) Java EE
5 12 (1.71%) Spring
6 9 (1.28%) HTML
7 8 (1.14%) AngularJS
7 8 (1.14%) CSS
7 8 (1.14%) CSS3
7 8 (1.14%) HTML5
7 8 (1.14%) jQuery
7 8 (1.14%) Node.js
8 6 (0.86%) XML
9 3 (0.43%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.29%) Grails
10 2 (0.29%) Servlets
10 2 (0.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 99 (14.12%) Data Centre
2 24 (3.42%) Driving Licence
2 24 (3.42%) iPad
3 20 (2.85%) Management Information System
4 12 (1.71%) Clustering
4 12 (1.71%) iSeries
4 12 (1.71%) PKI
4 12 (1.71%) Replication
5 11 (1.57%) Private Cloud
6 9 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.28%) EMC VNX
6 9 (1.28%) Life Science
7 7 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.86%) FlexPod
9 4 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.57%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.57%) HP Storage
9 4 (0.57%) Tandem
9 4 (0.57%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 464 (66.19%) Windows
2 269 (38.37%) Windows Server
3 175 (24.96%) Linux
4 172 (24.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 149 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (8.13%) Windows 7
7 56 (7.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (6.99%) Windows 10
9 43 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (5.56%) Windows 8
11 38 (5.42%) CentOS
12 26 (3.71%) Unix
13 15 (2.14%) Solaris
13 15 (2.14%) Ubuntu
13 15 (2.14%) Windows XP
14 14 (2.00%) AIX
15 8 (1.14%) HPUX
16 7 (1.00%) Debian
17 6 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
17 6 (0.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (21.11%) ITIL
2 108 (15.41%) DevOps
3 87 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (11.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 53 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (5.85%) Migration
7 38 (5.42%) Continuous Delivery
7 38 (5.42%) Mentoring
8 35 (4.99%) TDD
9 30 (4.28%) Problem Management
9 30 (4.28%) Time Management
10 28 (3.99%) Change Management
11 27 (3.85%) Information Security
12 26 (3.71%) Service Delivery
13 25 (3.57%) Service Management
14 24 (3.42%) Analytics
15 22 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
16 21 (3.00%) Capacity Management
17 20 (2.85%) Scrum
18 19 (2.71%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (17.12%) PowerShell
2 82 (11.70%) SQL
3 58 (8.27%) Python
4 42 (5.99%) Perl
5 37 (5.28%) Bash Shell
6 35 (4.99%) Java
7 23 (3.28%) Ruby
8 19 (2.71%) VBScript
9 16 (2.28%) VB
10 15 (2.14%) C
11 11 (1.57%) PHP
12 10 (1.43%) JavaScript
13 9 (1.28%) C#
14 6 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.86%) VBA
15 3 (0.43%) C++
16 2 (0.29%) AWK
16 2 (0.29%) Groovy
16 2 (0.29%) Korn
16 2 (0.29%) sed
Qualifications
1 105 (14.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (10.70%) MCSE
3 62 (8.84%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (8.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 52 (7.42%) Degree
6 49 (6.99%) CCNA
7 41 (5.85%) MCSA
8 39 (5.56%) Security Cleared
9 24 (3.42%) MCP
9 24 (3.42%) SC Cleared
10 23 (3.28%) MCITP
11 20 (2.85%) CCNP
12 13 (1.85%) CCA
12 13 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (1.71%) NCDA
13 12 (1.71%) Numerate Degree
14 11 (1.57%) DV Cleared
14 11 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.00%) DBS Check
16 5 (0.71%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.13%) QA
2 42 (5.99%) SLA
3 21 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 361 (51.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 333 (47.50%) Active Directory
3 242 (34.52%) Hyper-V
4 73 (10.41%) vSphere
5 65 (9.27%) XenApp
6 53 (7.56%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (6.28%) Terminal Services
8 34 (4.85%) XenDesktop
9 27 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
10 24 (3.42%) Xen
11 21 (3.00%) VirtualBox
12 19 (2.71%) Docker
13 14 (2.00%) KVM
14 13 (1.85%) VMware Server
15 10 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
16 7 (1.00%) vCloud
17 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.86%) XenServer
18 5 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
19 4 (0.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 76 (10.84%) Opscode Chef
2 74 (10.56%) Puppet
3 68 (9.70%) Ansible
4 30 (4.28%) WSUS
5 25 (3.57%) SCCM
6 19 (2.71%) Nagios
7 16 (2.28%) SCOM
8 11 (1.57%) vCenter Server
9 8 (1.14%) Backup Exec
10 7 (1.00%) Terraform
11 5 (0.71%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.71%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.71%) Kubernetes
11 5 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.71%) vRealize
12 4 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.57%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.57%) Plesk
12 4 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 319 (45.51%) Microsoft
2 181 (25.82%) Cisco
3 169 (24.11%) Citrix
4 85 (12.13%) NetApp
5 74 (10.56%) HP
6 46 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 45 (6.42%) Veeam
8 28 (3.99%) EMC
8 28 (3.99%) Google
9 26 (3.71%) Oracle
10 24 (3.42%) Avaya
11 16 (2.28%) IBM
11 16 (2.28%) Lotus
12 13 (1.85%) Symantec
13 12 (1.71%) Dell
13 12 (1.71%) Infor
14 11 (1.57%) CommVault
14 11 (1.57%) Juniper
14 11 (1.57%) Mitel
14 11 (1.57%) Palo Alto
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Bonus + Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + CERTIFICATIONS PAID FOR
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Together Money
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000-24,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + On Call + Over Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £45k per year + Car Allowance & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 50K OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lymm, Cheshire
Mitchell Chase
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum plus extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 32k per year + Exc Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + healthcare / pension / vouchers
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago