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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 705 708 789
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +81
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 166 154 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.075%
As % of the System Software category 1.36% 1.48% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 135 145 57
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £52,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -0.47%
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
12197 10438 11186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.43% 10.38% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10319 8899 9713
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,375
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 30 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 30 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 -11 59 £45,000 -25.00% 4
London -14 45 £51,250 +13.88% 4
West Midlands - 26 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 20 £67,500 -
East of England - 18 £50,000 - 2
North West -13 12 £52,000 +77.77% 1
South West -2 10 £52,500 +23.52%
East Midlands +2 6 £27,500 -44.44%
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 338 (90.13%) VMware
2 266 (70.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (51.47%) vSphere
4 167 (44.53%) Windows
5 152 (40.53%) Linux
6 138 (36.80%) SAN
7 124 (33.07%) ITIL
8 122 (32.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 110 (29.33%) Cisco
10 103 (27.47%) Microsoft
11 102 (27.20%) HP
12 100 (26.67%) NetApp
13 93 (24.80%) EMC
14 70 (18.67%) Citrix
15 66 (17.60%) CentOS
16 65 (17.33%) VMware ESX
17 62 (16.53%) VPN
17 62 (16.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 62 (16.53%) NAS
18 59 (15.73%) VMware ESXi
18 59 (15.73%) Active Directory
19 58 (15.47%) TCP/IP
19 58 (15.47%) Firewall
19 58 (15.47%) Hyper-V
20 57 (15.20%) SQL Server
21 56 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
22 54 (14.40%) IPsec
23 52 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
24 51 (13.60%) PowerShell
25 50 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 43 (11.47%) OpenStack
2 26 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (6.93%) Apache
2 26 (6.93%) MS Exchange
3 21 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 20 (5.33%) IIS
5 9 (2.40%) JBoss
5 9 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.13%) SAS
6 8 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.87%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.87%) GlassFish
7 7 (1.87%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.33%) Lync
9 2 (0.53%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.13%) SPSS
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Summit
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (10.67%) Cloud Computing
3 38 (10.13%) IaaS
4 27 (7.20%) PaaS
5 24 (6.40%) SaaS
6 7 (1.87%) IBM SmartCloud
7 6 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.60%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (1.33%) Office 365
9 4 (1.07%) Google Compute Engine
9 4 (1.07%) HP Helion
9 4 (1.07%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 138 (36.80%) SAN
2 62 (16.53%) VPN
2 62 (16.53%) NAS
3 58 (15.47%) Firewall
3 58 (15.47%) TCP/IP
4 54 (14.40%) IPsec
5 42 (11.20%) DNS
6 37 (9.87%) WAN
6 37 (9.87%) LAN
7 36 (9.60%) SSL
8 28 (7.47%) Cisco Nexus
9 26 (6.93%) Internet
10 22 (5.87%) DHCP
10 22 (5.87%) WAAS
11 19 (5.07%) iSCSI
12 17 (4.53%) VLAN
13 16 (4.27%) MPLS
14 13 (3.47%) Network Security
15 12 (3.20%) DMZ
16 11 (2.93%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.33%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (1.87%) MySQL
8 7 (1.87%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.33%) Big Data
11 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.53%) Riak
12 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.53%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.80%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.53%) Maven
4 9 (2.40%) Subversion
5 2 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 33 (8.80%) Finance
2 9 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.87%) Retail
4 5 (1.33%) Marketing
5 4 (1.07%) Legal
5 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.53%) Advertising
6 2 (0.53%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Games
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
7 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 80 (21.33%) Architect
2 75 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 46 (12.27%) Support Engineer
4 45 (12.00%) Consultant
5 40 (10.67%) Solutions Architect
6 32 (8.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (7.73%) Virtualisation Architect
8 28 (7.47%) VMware Specialist
9 25 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
10 22 (5.87%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (5.07%) VMware Engineer
12 19 (5.07%) VMware Consultant
13 18 (4.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 18 (4.80%) Technical Architect
14 17 (4.53%) Cloud Architect
15 16 (4.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 15 (4.00%) Analyst
16 15 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
17 14 (3.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.27%) Web Services
2 8 (2.13%) J2EE
3 3 (0.80%) COM
4 2 (0.53%) .NET
4 2 (0.53%) libvirt
4 2 (0.53%) XML
4 2 (0.53%) LAMP
4 2 (0.53%) JSON
5 1 (0.27%) REST
5 1 (0.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.80%) Clustering
2 29 (7.73%) Client/Server
3 25 (6.67%) CLARiiON
4 24 (6.40%) e-Health
5 22 (5.87%) Replication
6 21 (5.60%) Open Source
7 13 (3.47%) Blackberry
7 13 (3.47%) FlexPod
8 12 (3.20%) Celerra
8 12 (3.20%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.67%) Mainframe
10 9 (2.40%) EqualLogic
11 6 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.33%) Symmetrix DMX
12 5 (1.33%) Symmetrix
13 4 (1.07%) Economics
13 4 (1.07%) PKI
13 4 (1.07%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 167 (44.53%) Windows
2 152 (40.53%) Linux
3 66 (17.60%) CentOS
4 62 (16.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (5.07%) UNIX
9 17 (4.53%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.67%) Debian
11 8 (2.13%) Windows 2000
12 7 (1.87%) VMS
13 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.53%) Solaris
13 2 (0.53%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (33.07%) ITIL
2 37 (9.87%) Change Management
3 34 (9.07%) Load Balancing
4 32 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
5 30 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
6 28 (7.47%) Capacity Management
6 28 (7.47%) Service Delivery
7 25 (6.67%) DevOps
8 23 (6.13%) Business Continuity
9 22 (5.87%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (5.60%) PRINCE2
11 19 (5.07%) Scrum
11 19 (5.07%) Kanban
12 18 (4.80%) Build Automation
12 18 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (4.80%) Service Management
13 17 (4.53%) Operations Management
13 17 (4.53%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.27%) Project Management
15 12 (3.20%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (13.60%) PowerShell
2 27 (7.20%) Java
3 23 (6.13%) SQL
3 23 (6.13%) Python
4 19 (5.07%) Perl
5 14 (3.73%) Bash Shell
6 10 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.87%) PHP
7 7 (1.87%) Korn
8 5 (1.33%) Ruby
9 4 (1.07%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.80%) VBScript
11 2 (0.53%) VB
11 2 (0.53%) C++
12 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 122 (32.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 52 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (11.20%) Security Cleared
5 37 (9.87%) Citrix Certification
6 32 (8.53%) CCA
6 32 (8.53%) CCNP
7 31 (8.27%) MCSE
7 31 (8.27%) MCITP
8 30 (8.00%) VCAP
9 29 (7.73%) Degree
10 27 (7.20%) VTSP
11 22 (5.87%) NCDA
11 22 (5.87%) NCIE
12 20 (5.33%) CCNA
13 18 (4.80%) SC Cleared
14 17 (4.53%) MCTS
15 15 (4.00%) CCEE
16 14 (3.73%) VCP5
17 12 (3.20%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 266 (70.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 193 (51.47%) vSphere
3 65 (17.33%) VMware ESX
4 59 (15.73%) Active Directory
4 59 (15.73%) VMware ESXi
5 58 (15.47%) Hyper-V
6 37 (9.87%) XenDesktop
7 31 (8.27%) VMware Server
8 28 (7.47%) VMFS
9 13 (3.47%) XenApp
10 12 (3.20%) Xen
11 7 (1.87%) XenServer
12 6 (1.60%) NFS
13 4 (1.07%) Firmware
14 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.53%) KVM
15 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (11.73%) Puppet
2 36 (9.60%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (5.60%) ZABBIX
4 20 (5.33%) Nagios
5 18 (4.80%) SCOM
5 18 (4.80%) Zenoss
6 17 (4.53%) Backup Exec
7 12 (3.20%) NetBackup
8 11 (2.93%) SCCM
9 9 (2.40%) SCVMM
10 8 (2.13%) OpenNMS
10 8 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (2.13%) SCOrch
10 8 (2.13%) Ansible
11 7 (1.87%) Kibana
11 7 (1.87%) Graylog2
11 7 (1.87%) HP SIM
12 5 (1.33%) XenMobile
12 5 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (1.07%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 338 (90.13%) VMware
2 110 (29.33%) Cisco
3 103 (27.47%) Microsoft
4 102 (27.20%) HP
5 100 (26.67%) NetApp
6 93 (24.80%) EMC
7 70 (18.67%) Citrix
8 34 (9.07%) Red Hat
9 29 (7.73%) Dell
10 28 (7.47%) CA
11 25 (6.67%) Veeam
12 24 (6.40%) Oracle
13 21 (5.60%) Symantec
13 21 (5.60%) 3PAR
14 19 (5.07%) IBM
15 18 (4.80%) Perforce
16 14 (3.73%) Acronis
17 12 (3.20%) Brocade
18 11 (2.93%) Sophos
19 10 (2.67%) F5
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Amicus ITS
Salary: £40,000-£50,000 depending on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
JWResource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens -medical & share
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago