The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 214 233 279
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +46
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 38 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.029% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 4.15% 0.25% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
vCloud
England

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

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
915 796 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.79% 11.71% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 734 621 842
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

vCloud
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

vCloud Salary Trend in the East of England

vCloud
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

vCloud Salary Histogram in the East of England

vCloud
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Hertfordshire - 26 £50,000 -
Essex - 9 £56,250 -
Suffolk - 3 £50,000 -
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 41 (82.00%) VMware
2 38 (76.00%) Windows
3 35 (70.00%) DNS
4 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
4 33 (66.00%) IIS
4 33 (66.00%) vSphere
5 24 (48.00%) Firewall
5 24 (48.00%) VMware ESX
6 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
7 22 (44.00%) Cisco
8 21 (42.00%) ITIL
8 21 (42.00%) Windows 2000
8 21 (42.00%) MS Exchange
8 21 (42.00%) DHCP
8 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
8 21 (42.00%) Citrix
8 21 (42.00%) Veritas
8 21 (42.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 21 (42.00%) Symantec
8 21 (42.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 21 (42.00%) Sophos
8 21 (42.00%) Blackberry
8 21 (42.00%) Clustering
8 21 (42.00%) NetBackup
8 21 (42.00%) Backup Exec
8 21 (42.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (42.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (42.00%) SC Cleared
8 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
8 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (66.00%) IIS
2 21 (42.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (42.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 21 (42.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 21 (42.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (24.00%) OpenStack
3 12 (24.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (24.00%) JBoss
3 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (24.00%) WebLogic
4 10 (20.00%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 9 (18.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.00%) SaaS
4 2 (4.00%) PaaS
4 2 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (70.00%) DNS
2 24 (48.00%) Firewall
3 21 (42.00%) DHCP
4 10 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 9 (18.00%) SAN
6 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (10.00%) Network Security
7 3 (6.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) LAN
8 1 (2.00%) WAN
8 1 (2.00%) DMZ
8 1 (2.00%) VLAN
8 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.00%) NAS
8 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Subversion
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 22 (44.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) VMware Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
1 3 (6.00%) XML
1 3 (6.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Blackberry
1 21 (42.00%) Clustering
2 6 (12.00%) Economics
3 4 (8.00%) Replication
4 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.00%) Open Source
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) e-Health
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows 2000
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (34.00%) Linux
4 13 (26.00%) UNIX
5 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (10.00%) Service Management
4 4 (8.00%) BCP
4 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.00%) High Availability
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.00%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Change Management
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (24.00%) Perl
3 10 (20.00%) Korn
3 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) SC Cleared
1 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) vSphere
2 24 (48.00%) VMware ESX
3 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (34.00%) XenApp
4 17 (34.00%) XenDesktop
5 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.00%) VMFS
7 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.00%) NFS
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (42.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 21 (42.00%) NetBackup
1 21 (42.00%) Backup Exec
2 10 (20.00%) Puppet
2 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (82.00%) VMware
2 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.00%) Cisco
4 21 (42.00%) Citrix
4 21 (42.00%) Veritas
4 21 (42.00%) Symantec
4 21 (42.00%) Sophos
5 13 (26.00%) IBM
6 12 (24.00%) Oracle
6 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (20.00%) Acronis
7 10 (20.00%) F5
7 10 (20.00%) SaltStack
8 4 (8.00%) EMC
8 4 (8.00%) HP
9 3 (6.00%) NetApp
10 1 (2.00%) Dell
10 1 (2.00%) CA