The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 112 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 0.095% -
As % of the System Software category 7.80% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +22.22%
vCloud
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
218 277 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.43% 13.10% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 179 255 137
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

vCloud
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the Birmingham region.

vCloud Salary Trend in Birmingham

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing vCloud also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vCloud.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (95.24%) Hyper-V
2 20 (95.24%) XenDesktop
2 20 (95.24%) VTSP
2 20 (95.24%) NetApp
2 20 (95.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) EMC
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix Certification
3 18 (85.71%) CCA
3 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 18 (85.71%) NCDA
3 18 (85.71%) NCIE
3 18 (85.71%) WAAS
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (57.14%) MCSE
4 12 (57.14%) vSphere
4 12 (57.14%) VCAP
5 10 (47.62%) CCEA
5 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
5 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (47.62%) Celerra
5 10 (47.62%) CLARiiON
5 10 (47.62%) MCTS
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing vCloud also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vCloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
1 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) WAAS
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Architect
2 12 (57.14%) Virtualisation Architect
3 11 (52.38%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (47.62%) Storage Architect
4 10 (47.62%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 8 (38.10%) FlexPod Consultant
5 8 (38.10%) Technology Consultant
5 8 (38.10%) Consultant
5 8 (38.10%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Celerra
1 10 (47.62%) CLARiiON
2 8 (38.10%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Operations Management
2 1 (4.76%) High Availability
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) VTSP
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 20 (95.24%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCA
2 18 (85.71%) NCDA
2 18 (85.71%) NCIE
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (57.14%) MCSE
3 12 (57.14%) VCAP
4 10 (47.62%) CCEA
4 10 (47.62%) MCTS
4 10 (47.62%) MCITP
4 10 (47.62%) CCEE
4 10 (47.62%) CCIA
5 2 (9.52%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (95.24%) Hyper-V
2 20 (95.24%) XenDesktop
3 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 12 (57.14%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
1 2 (9.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) NetApp
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) EMC
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix
3 10 (47.62%) 3PAR
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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