The first table below looks at the demand for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 1 August 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 688 747 763
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +16
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 207 89 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.088% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 1.78% 0.88% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 158 75 103
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +22.22%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11630 10171 10720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.03% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9687 8703 9303
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in England

vCloud
Salary Trend in England

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

vCloud Salary Trend in England

vCloud
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

vCloud Salary Histogram in England

vCloud
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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
London -3 72 £52,500 +12.90% 4
South East +32 70 £42,500 -22.72% 6
North West +25 29 £57,500 +35.29%
East of England -2 16 £60,000 +14.28% 4
West Midlands +16 12 £67,500 +22.72%
Yorkshire -23 10 £67,500 +22.72%
South West - 10 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £37,500 -
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 323 (91.76%) VMware
2 253 (71.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (45.17%) Windows
4 157 (44.60%) vSphere
5 145 (41.19%) Linux
6 110 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 98 (27.84%) SAN
8 96 (27.27%) ITIL
9 93 (26.42%) HP
10 82 (23.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 70 (19.89%) VMware ESX
12 68 (19.32%) PowerShell
13 67 (19.03%) VMware ESXi
13 67 (19.03%) Cisco
14 61 (17.33%) EMC
15 60 (17.05%) Security Cleared
16 57 (16.19%) Citrix
16 57 (16.19%) NetApp
17 55 (15.63%) Active Directory
17 55 (15.63%) MS Excel
17 55 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
18 47 (13.35%) Hyper-V
19 46 (13.07%) SLA
20 44 (12.50%) SC Cleared
21 41 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
21 41 (11.65%) Degree
22 40 (11.36%) Finance
22 40 (11.36%) TCP/IP
22 40 (11.36%) NAS
23 39 (11.08%) IaaS

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 34 (9.66%) OpenStack
2 21 (5.97%) IIS
3 20 (5.68%) Apache
4 15 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (2.27%) SAS
6 8 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.14%) CloudStack
7 4 (1.14%) Lync
7 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 55 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.27%) SPSS
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Summit
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (11.08%) IaaS
3 37 (10.51%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (5.97%) PaaS
5 16 (4.55%) SaaS
6 11 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (1.70%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.14%) Google Compute Engine
9 4 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.57%) Heroku
10 2 (0.57%) Engine Yard
11 1 (0.28%) Office 365
11 1 (0.28%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 98 (27.84%) SAN
2 40 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 40 (11.36%) NAS
3 34 (9.66%) Firewall
4 30 (8.52%) VPN
5 27 (7.67%) IPsec
6 24 (6.82%) iSCSI
7 22 (6.25%) DNS
7 22 (6.25%) Internet
8 21 (5.97%) LAN
8 21 (5.97%) WAN
9 19 (5.40%) SSL
10 15 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (3.41%) VLAN
11 12 (3.41%) DMZ
12 11 (3.13%) FTP
12 11 (3.13%) Network Security
13 9 (2.56%) WAAS
13 9 (2.56%) NetScaler
14 8 (2.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 15 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (2.27%) Big Data
7 6 (1.70%) MySQL
8 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 15 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.69%) Maven
4 4 (1.14%) Subversion
5 1 (0.28%) Ant
5 1 (0.28%) JIRA
5 1 (0.28%) AnthillPro
5 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.28%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.28%) FishEye
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Ivy
General
1 40 (11.36%) Finance
2 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.27%) Retail
4 6 (1.70%) Legal
4 6 (1.70%) Marketing
5 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.57%) Games
5 2 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.28%) Banking
6 1 (0.28%) Advertising
6 1 (0.28%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 71 (20.17%) Architect
2 51 (14.49%) Consultant
3 38 (10.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (10.23%) VMware Engineer
5 33 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
6 29 (8.24%) Solutions Architect
7 26 (7.39%) Administrator
7 26 (7.39%) Support Engineer
8 25 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (7.10%) Technical Specialist
9 24 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
10 22 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
11 20 (5.68%) VMware Specialist
11 20 (5.68%) Technical Architect
12 18 (5.11%) Virtualisation Architect
13 17 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
14 16 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
14 16 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 16 (4.55%) Analyst
15 15 (4.26%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.52%) Web Services
2 9 (2.56%) J2EE
3 8 (2.27%) COM
4 3 (0.85%) HTML
4 3 (0.85%) CSS
5 2 (0.57%) Apache Camel
5 2 (0.57%) Spring Integration
5 2 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.57%) Spring
5 2 (0.57%) .NET
6 1 (0.28%) SOAP
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.95%) Clustering
2 27 (7.67%) Client/Server
3 23 (6.53%) e-Health
4 16 (4.55%) Open Source
5 13 (3.69%) CLARiiON
5 13 (3.69%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 11 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.27%) FlexPod
7 8 (2.27%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.99%) Symmetrix
8 7 (1.99%) Symmetrix DMX
9 6 (1.70%) Celerra
9 6 (1.70%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.42%) Replication
11 4 (1.14%) Social Media
11 4 (1.14%) Blog
12 3 (0.85%) PKI
12 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 159 (45.17%) Windows
2 145 (41.19%) Linux
3 55 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (10.80%) CentOS
5 37 (10.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (8.81%) UNIX
7 23 (6.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (3.41%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.70%) Debian
11 3 (0.85%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (27.27%) ITIL
2 39 (11.08%) Change Management
3 36 (10.23%) Service Delivery
4 30 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
5 29 (8.24%) Capacity Planning
6 28 (7.95%) Capacity Management
7 27 (7.67%) DevOps
8 26 (7.39%) Service Management
9 24 (6.82%) Load Balancing
10 21 (5.97%) Business Continuity
11 16 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 15 (4.26%) Scrum
12 15 (4.26%) Kanban
13 14 (3.98%) Configuration Management
14 13 (3.69%) Software Engineering
14 13 (3.69%) Build Automation
15 12 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
16 11 (3.13%) TOGAF
16 11 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 68 (19.32%) PowerShell
2 39 (11.08%) Java
3 34 (9.66%) Python
4 28 (7.95%) SQL
5 20 (5.68%) Perl
6 16 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 15 (4.26%) Ruby
8 12 (3.41%) VBScript
9 7 (1.99%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.14%) Korn
10 4 (1.14%) PHP
11 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.57%) Groovy
12 2 (0.57%) C
13 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (23.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 60 (17.05%) Security Cleared
3 44 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 41 (11.65%) Degree
5 32 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (6.82%) MCITP
8 19 (5.40%) CCNP
9 18 (5.11%) VCAP
10 17 (4.83%) DV Cleared
11 15 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (3.98%) CCA
13 11 (3.13%) MCSE
13 11 (3.13%) CCNA
13 11 (3.13%) MCTS
13 11 (3.13%) VTSP
14 10 (2.84%) NCDA
14 10 (2.84%) NCIE
15 9 (2.56%) VCP5
16 6 (1.70%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (13.07%) SLA
2 4 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 253 (71.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 157 (44.60%) vSphere
3 70 (19.89%) VMware ESX
4 67 (19.03%) VMware ESXi
5 55 (15.63%) Active Directory
6 47 (13.35%) Hyper-V
7 28 (7.95%) VMware Server
8 26 (7.39%) VMFS
9 21 (5.97%) XenDesktop
10 17 (4.83%) Xen
11 13 (3.69%) XenServer
12 11 (3.13%) XenApp
13 6 (1.70%) KVM
13 6 (1.70%) NFS
14 3 (0.85%) Squid
15 2 (0.57%) SRDF
15 2 (0.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 1 (0.28%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 31 (8.81%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (8.81%) Puppet
2 17 (4.83%) SCVMM
3 16 (4.55%) SCCM
3 16 (4.55%) Nagios
4 13 (3.69%) ZABBIX
4 13 (3.69%) Zenoss
5 11 (3.13%) SCOM
6 7 (1.99%) Kibana
6 7 (1.99%) Graylog2
7 6 (1.70%) Backup Exec
8 5 (1.42%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.42%) logstash
9 4 (1.14%) Ansible
9 4 (1.14%) SCOrch
9 4 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (1.14%) OpenNMS
10 3 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.85%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 323 (91.76%) VMware
2 110 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 93 (26.42%) HP
4 67 (19.03%) Cisco
5 61 (17.33%) EMC
6 57 (16.19%) Citrix
6 57 (16.19%) NetApp
7 28 (7.95%) CA
8 25 (7.10%) 3PAR
9 21 (5.97%) Oracle
10 20 (5.68%) Red Hat
11 19 (5.40%) Veeam
12 16 (4.55%) IBM
12 16 (4.55%) Dell
13 13 (3.69%) Perforce
14 11 (3.13%) PlateSpin
15 8 (2.27%) Splunk
15 8 (2.27%) Business Objects
15 8 (2.27%) Cognos
16 7 (1.99%) Acronis
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