The first table below looks at the demand for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 25 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 309 306 315
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 20 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.58% 1.23% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 14
Average salary £57,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.54% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1264 979 1170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.20% 8.18% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 860 1058
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vCloud
London

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

vCloud
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

vCloud Salary Trend in the City of London

vCloud
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

vCloud Salary Histogram in the City of London

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 30 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (54.55%) vSphere
4 13 (39.39%) Citrix
4 13 (39.39%) Windows
4 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 9 (27.27%) Linux
6 8 (24.24%) VMware ESX
6 8 (24.24%) Finance
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
7 7 (21.21%) XenApp
7 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (21.21%) Business Continuity
7 7 (21.21%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (21.21%) MCITP
7 7 (21.21%) Xen
7 7 (21.21%) SCCM
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
7 7 (21.21%) HP
8 6 (18.18%) ITIL
8 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
9 5 (15.15%) XenServer
9 5 (15.15%) EMC
9 5 (15.15%) Clustering

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) NetScaler
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.03%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.03%) FishEye
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) AnthillPro
2 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Architect
2 11 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Virtualisation Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Business Continuity
1 7 (21.21%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.09%) High Availability
5 3 (9.09%) ITSM
5 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 1 (3.03%) ETL
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Management
7 1 (3.03%) Security Management
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Build Automation
7 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) Python
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) VBScript
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) MCITP
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 30 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (54.55%) vSphere
3 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 8 (24.24%) VMware ESX
5 7 (21.21%) Xen
5 7 (21.21%) XenApp
5 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
6 5 (15.15%) XenServer
6 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.03%) NFS
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.03%) logstash
4 1 (3.03%) Kibana
4 1 (3.03%) Graylog2
4 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.03%) Zenoss
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Citrix
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) HP
4 5 (15.15%) EMC
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Veeam
6 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Splunk
7 1 (3.03%) New Relic
7 1 (3.03%) RightScale
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Perforce
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle