The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 126 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% - 0.063%
As % of the System Software category 2.30% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.75% -13.18%
vCloud
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 201 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.02% 10.49% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 147 150 94
Average salary £31,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

vCloud
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

vCloud Salary Trend in Cheshire

vCloud
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

vCloud Salary Histogram in Cheshire

vCloud
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 £37,500 -
Chester - 1 £62,500 -
vCloud
North West

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) WSUS
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (80.00%) WSUS
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat