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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 239 240 269
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +29
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 13 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.041% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 1.42% 0.40% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 9
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +22.22%
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
917 749 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.95% 10.34% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 740 624 885
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 6 £57,500 -
Essex - 4 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 8 (40.00%) SAN
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) NetApp
6 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (30.00%) vSphere
6 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (25.00%) VMFS
7 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) HP
7 5 (25.00%) EMC
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) IIS
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) Client/Server
8 4 (20.00%) SLA
8 4 (20.00%) Citrix
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) DMZ
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) VLAN
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.00%) LDAP
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) e-Health
3 2 (10.00%) Economics
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) BCP
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) VCP5
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (30.00%) vSphere
3 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (25.00%) VMFS
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Server
5 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.00%) NFS
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) NetApp
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) EMC
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (15.00%) CA
6 3 (15.00%) Veritas
6 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 3 (15.00%) Sophos
6 3 (15.00%) Acronis
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.00%) F5
8 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) JBoss
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco
8 1 (5.00%) IBM