The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 106 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.050% -
As % of the System Software category 4.66% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
193 265 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.06% 13.20% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 169 246 150
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vCloud
West Midlands

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 23 July 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 10 (90.91%) NCDA
2 10 (90.91%) NCIE
2 10 (90.91%) NetApp
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) EMC
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (72.73%) CCA
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (72.73%) VTSP
3 8 (72.73%) WAAS
4 6 (54.55%) Celerra
4 6 (54.55%) CCEE
4 6 (54.55%) CCIA
4 6 (54.55%) vSphere
4 6 (54.55%) VCAP
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (54.55%) MCTS
4 6 (54.55%) CLARiiON
4 6 (54.55%) MCITP
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) WAAS
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Virtualisation Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Storage Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Technology Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 4 (36.36%) FlexPod Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) CLARiiON
1 6 (54.55%) Celerra
2 4 (36.36%) FlexPod
3 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
4 1 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
1 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (90.91%) NCDA
1 10 (90.91%) NCIE
2 8 (72.73%) VTSP
2 8 (72.73%) CCA
3 6 (54.55%) MCTS
3 6 (54.55%) MCITP
3 6 (54.55%) CCEE
3 6 (54.55%) CCIA
3 6 (54.55%) VCAP
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
4 4 (36.36%) CCEA
5 2 (18.18%) HP AIS
5 2 (18.18%) HP ASE
5 2 (18.18%) HP MASE
5 2 (18.18%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) XenApp
5 2 (18.18%) XenServer
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) EMC
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) NetApp
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Dell