The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 704 724 804
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +80
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 173 139 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.083%
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 1.33% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 143 128 68
Average salary £50,000 £54,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.67% +9.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.91%
vCloud
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12126 10447 11497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.35% 10.34% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10237 8893 9956
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
South East -1 60 £45,000 -25.00% 4
London +2 52 £52,500 +7.69% 5
West Midlands +2 25 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -14 21 £67,500 +22.72% 1
East of England -9 15 £50,000 -9.09% 3
North West -15 14 £52,000 +82.45% 2
South West -11 9 £52,500 +23.52%
East Midlands -4 6 £27,500 -44.44% 1
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 333 (89.76%) VMware
2 264 (71.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 187 (50.40%) vSphere
4 159 (42.86%) Windows
5 153 (41.24%) Linux
6 137 (36.93%) SAN
7 122 (32.88%) ITIL
8 121 (32.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 102 (27.49%) HP
10 101 (27.22%) Microsoft
10 101 (27.22%) Cisco
11 97 (26.15%) NetApp
12 92 (24.80%) EMC
13 69 (18.60%) Citrix
14 65 (17.52%) CentOS
15 62 (16.71%) NAS
15 62 (16.71%) VMware ESX
16 61 (16.44%) VPN
17 59 (15.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 58 (15.63%) Hyper-V
18 58 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
19 57 (15.36%) TCP/IP
20 54 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
21 53 (14.29%) IPsec
22 52 (14.02%) Firewall
23 51 (13.75%) Active Directory
23 51 (13.75%) SQL Server
23 51 (13.75%) PowerShell
24 50 (13.48%) Cisco Certification
25 48 (12.94%) SLA

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 42 (11.32%) OpenStack
2 27 (7.28%) Apache
3 23 (6.20%) MS Exchange
3 23 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (4.04%) IIS
7 8 (2.16%) SAS
7 8 (2.16%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.89%) JBoss
8 7 (1.89%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.35%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.35%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.35%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.35%) Lync
10 3 (0.81%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.16%) SPSS
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Summit
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (10.51%) Cloud Computing
2 39 (10.51%) IaaS
3 26 (7.01%) PaaS
4 23 (6.20%) SaaS
5 7 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.62%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.35%) Office 365
7 5 (1.35%) IBM SmartCloud
8 4 (1.08%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (1.08%) HP Helion
8 4 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 137 (36.93%) SAN
2 62 (16.71%) NAS
3 61 (16.44%) VPN
4 57 (15.36%) TCP/IP
5 53 (14.29%) IPsec
6 52 (14.02%) Firewall
7 37 (9.97%) WAN
7 37 (9.97%) LAN
8 36 (9.70%) DNS
9 35 (9.43%) SSL
10 28 (7.55%) Cisco Nexus
11 26 (7.01%) Internet
12 22 (5.93%) WAAS
12 22 (5.93%) iSCSI
13 17 (4.58%) VLAN
14 16 (4.31%) MPLS
14 16 (4.31%) DHCP
15 13 (3.50%) Network Security
16 12 (3.23%) DMZ
17 11 (2.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.39%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.16%) MySQL
8 6 (1.62%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.35%) Big Data
9 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.54%) Riak
11 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.54%) DB2
11 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.54%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 23 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.85%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.58%) Maven
4 7 (1.89%) Subversion
5 2 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 34 (9.16%) Finance
2 9 (2.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.89%) Retail
4 6 (1.62%) Marketing
5 4 (1.08%) Legal
5 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.54%) Advertising
6 2 (0.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Games
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (22.64%) Architect
2 68 (18.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (11.86%) Support Engineer
3 44 (11.86%) Consultant
4 40 (10.78%) Solutions Architect
5 32 (8.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 32 (8.63%) Virtualisation Architect
6 28 (7.55%) VMware Specialist
7 26 (7.01%) Technical Specialist
8 22 (5.93%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (5.39%) VMware Engineer
9 20 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 20 (5.39%) Technical Architect
10 19 (5.12%) Cloud Architect
11 18 (4.85%) VMware Consultant
11 18 (4.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 16 (4.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.77%) Analyst
13 14 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
14 13 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.36%) Web Services
2 8 (2.16%) J2EE
3 4 (1.08%) COM
4 2 (0.54%) XML
4 2 (0.54%) LAMP
4 2 (0.54%) JSON
4 2 (0.54%) .NET
4 2 (0.54%) libvirt
5 1 (0.27%) HTML
5 1 (0.27%) REST
5 1 (0.27%) CSS
5 1 (0.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.09%) Clustering
2 29 (7.82%) Client/Server
3 25 (6.74%) CLARiiON
4 24 (6.47%) e-Health
5 22 (5.93%) Replication
6 21 (5.66%) Open Source
7 13 (3.50%) FlexPod
7 13 (3.50%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.23%) Celerra
9 10 (2.70%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.70%) Mainframe
10 9 (2.43%) EqualLogic
11 8 (2.16%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.35%) Symmetrix DMX
12 5 (1.35%) Symmetrix
12 5 (1.35%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.08%) Economics
14 3 (0.81%) PKI
14 3 (0.81%) Blog
14 3 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 159 (42.86%) Windows
2 153 (41.24%) Linux
3 65 (17.52%) CentOS
4 59 (15.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (7.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (4.85%) UNIX
9 17 (4.58%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.96%) Debian
11 7 (1.89%) VMS
12 5 (1.35%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.54%) Solaris
14 2 (0.54%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (32.88%) ITIL
2 38 (10.24%) Change Management
3 32 (8.63%) Load Balancing
3 32 (8.63%) Performance Tuning
4 30 (8.09%) Capacity Planning
5 29 (7.82%) Capacity Management
5 29 (7.82%) Service Delivery
6 25 (6.74%) Business Continuity
6 25 (6.74%) DevOps
7 22 (5.93%) PRINCE2
8 21 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (5.39%) Service Management
10 19 (5.12%) Scrum
10 19 (5.12%) Kanban
11 18 (4.85%) Build Automation
12 17 (4.58%) Operations Management
12 17 (4.58%) Mentoring
12 17 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (4.31%) Project Management
14 13 (3.50%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (13.75%) PowerShell
2 28 (7.55%) Java
3 24 (6.47%) SQL
3 24 (6.47%) Python
4 19 (5.12%) Perl
5 12 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 11 (2.96%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.89%) PHP
8 5 (1.35%) Ruby
8 5 (1.35%) Korn
9 4 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.08%) VBScript
10 2 (0.54%) VB
10 2 (0.54%) C++
11 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 121 (32.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 54 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (13.48%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (9.70%) Security Cleared
4 36 (9.70%) Citrix Certification
5 35 (9.43%) MCITP
6 34 (9.16%) Degree
7 32 (8.63%) CCA
8 31 (8.36%) MCSE
8 31 (8.36%) CCNP
9 29 (7.82%) VCAP
10 26 (7.01%) VTSP
11 22 (5.93%) NCDA
11 22 (5.93%) NCIE
12 19 (5.12%) CCNA
13 17 (4.58%) MCTS
14 14 (3.77%) CCEE
14 14 (3.77%) SC Cleared
15 13 (3.50%) VCP5
16 12 (3.23%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (12.94%) SLA
2 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 264 (71.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 187 (50.40%) vSphere
3 62 (16.71%) VMware ESX
4 58 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
4 58 (15.63%) Hyper-V
5 51 (13.75%) Active Directory
6 34 (9.16%) XenDesktop
7 31 (8.36%) VMware Server
8 28 (7.55%) VMFS
9 15 (4.04%) Xen
10 10 (2.70%) XenApp
11 7 (1.89%) XenServer
12 6 (1.62%) NFS
13 4 (1.08%) Firmware
14 3 (0.81%) KVM
15 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.27%) Squid
16 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (11.32%) Puppet
2 34 (9.16%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (5.66%) ZABBIX
4 20 (5.39%) Nagios
5 18 (4.85%) Zenoss
6 15 (4.04%) Backup Exec
7 14 (3.77%) SCOM
8 11 (2.96%) SCVMM
9 9 (2.43%) SCCM
10 8 (2.16%) OpenNMS
11 7 (1.89%) SCOrch
11 7 (1.89%) Kibana
11 7 (1.89%) Graylog2
12 6 (1.62%) Ansible
12 6 (1.62%) NetBackup
13 5 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (1.35%) Tivoli
14 4 (1.08%) XenMobile
14 4 (1.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 333 (89.76%) VMware
2 102 (27.49%) HP
3 101 (27.22%) Microsoft
3 101 (27.22%) Cisco
4 97 (26.15%) NetApp
5 92 (24.80%) EMC
6 69 (18.60%) Citrix
7 33 (8.89%) Red Hat
8 29 (7.82%) Dell
8 29 (7.82%) CA
9 25 (6.74%) Veeam
10 23 (6.20%) Oracle
10 23 (6.20%) 3PAR
11 18 (4.85%) Perforce
12 17 (4.58%) IBM
13 16 (4.31%) Symantec
14 13 (3.50%) Acronis
15 12 (3.23%) Brocade
16 8 (2.16%) Sophos
16 8 (2.16%) Business Objects
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Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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