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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 252 239 280
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +41
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 14 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.042% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.50% 0.40% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 10
Average salary £58,750 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +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
933 756 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.30% 10.59% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 742 625 870
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 8 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
Essex - 3 £42,500 -
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (81.82%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) SAN
4 7 (31.82%) VMware ESX
4 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
5 6 (27.27%) vSphere
5 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (27.27%) NetApp
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) DNS
6 5 (22.73%) EMC
6 5 (22.73%) IIS
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
6 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (22.73%) VMFS
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) Economics
7 4 (18.18%) SLA
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) Citrix
8 3 (13.64%) CA
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (22.73%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.09%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) Network Security
4 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) DMZ
4 3 (13.64%) BIG-IP
4 3 (13.64%) VLAN
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) LDAP
6 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) Economics
3 3 (13.64%) e-Health
4 2 (9.09%) Clustering
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
4 3 (13.64%) BCP
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) VCP5
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) VMware ESX
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
3 6 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (22.73%) VMFS
5 3 (13.64%) VMware Server
6 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
1 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) NetApp
3 5 (22.73%) EMC
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) CA
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec
5 2 (9.09%) Sophos
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Acronis
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) SaltStack
5 2 (9.09%) Veritas
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) JBoss
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) Dell