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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 691 683 794
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +111
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 187 178 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.071%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 1.63% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 153 164 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 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,750
% change year-on-year
- -5.21%
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
12565 10908 10838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.74% 10.55% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10672 9210 9412
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -17 62 £47,500 -20.83% 8
London -47 47 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East of England +7 28 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands +23 23 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Yorkshire -19 17 £67,500 +35.00% 1
South West -3 14 £47,500 +11.76%
East Midlands +1 9 £30,000 -39.39%
North West -25 9 £52,000 +73.33% 1
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (89.28%) VMware
2 255 (68.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 210 (56.30%) vSphere
4 180 (48.26%) Windows
5 151 (40.48%) Linux
6 133 (35.66%) SAN
7 128 (34.32%) Cisco
8 122 (32.71%) ITIL
9 116 (31.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 111 (29.76%) Microsoft
11 101 (27.08%) HP
12 99 (26.54%) NetApp
13 84 (22.52%) EMC
14 72 (19.30%) Citrix
14 72 (19.30%) Active Directory
15 70 (18.77%) Firewall
16 69 (18.50%) SQL Server
16 69 (18.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 67 (17.96%) CentOS
17 67 (17.96%) TCP/IP
18 66 (17.69%) Windows Server 2008
19 64 (17.16%) Hyper-V
20 63 (16.89%) NAS
20 63 (16.89%) VPN
21 60 (16.09%) DNS
22 58 (15.55%) VMware ESX
23 54 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
24 51 (13.67%) VMware ESXi
25 50 (13.40%) IPsec
26 49 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 45 (12.06%) OpenStack
2 32 (8.58%) IIS
3 29 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (7.77%) MS Exchange
4 28 (7.51%) Apache
5 27 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (6.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (3.75%) Tomcat
8 13 (3.49%) JBoss
9 11 (2.95%) WebLogic
9 11 (2.95%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.68%) SharePoint
11 9 (2.41%) GlassFish
12 8 (2.14%) SAS
13 6 (1.61%) Lync
14 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
16 2 (0.54%) CloudStack
Applications
1 14 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.14%) SPSS
3 1 (0.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Summit
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.85%) IaaS
3 32 (8.58%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (6.70%) PaaS
5 18 (4.83%) SaaS
6 12 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (3.22%) Office 365
7 11 (2.95%) IBM SmartCloud
8 4 (1.07%) HP Helion
8 4 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.07%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.07%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 133 (35.66%) SAN
2 70 (18.77%) Firewall
3 67 (17.96%) TCP/IP
4 63 (16.89%) NAS
4 63 (16.89%) VPN
5 60 (16.09%) DNS
6 50 (13.40%) IPsec
7 36 (9.65%) SSL
8 35 (9.38%) WAN
9 33 (8.85%) DHCP
9 33 (8.85%) LAN
10 28 (7.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (5.90%) WAAS
12 21 (5.63%) VLAN
12 21 (5.63%) Internet
13 18 (4.83%) MPLS
14 17 (4.56%) iSCSI
15 13 (3.49%) Network Security
15 13 (3.49%) BGP
16 11 (2.95%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.56%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (3.22%) MySQL
6 9 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.88%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.34%) Big Data
10 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.54%) DB2
10 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.54%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.54%) Riak
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.02%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.75%) Maven
4 11 (2.95%) Subversion
5 2 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 33 (8.85%) Finance
2 8 (2.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.88%) Retail
4 5 (1.34%) Marketing
5 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.54%) Advertising
6 2 (0.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Games
7 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (22.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 72 (19.30%) Architect
3 49 (13.14%) Consultant
4 48 (12.87%) Support Engineer
5 35 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 33 (8.85%) Solutions Architect
7 27 (7.24%) Virtualisation Architect
8 21 (5.63%) VMware Specialist
8 21 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 21 (5.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
9 20 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (5.09%) Administrator
11 17 (4.56%) Technical Architect
12 16 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (4.29%) Technical Specialist
13 15 (4.02%) Cloud Architect
13 15 (4.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 15 (4.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.58%) Web Services
2 8 (2.14%) J2EE
3 2 (0.54%) LAMP
3 2 (0.54%) JSON
3 2 (0.54%) XML
3 2 (0.54%) COM
3 2 (0.54%) .NET
3 2 (0.54%) libvirt
4 1 (0.27%) REST
4 1 (0.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.38%) Clustering
2 30 (8.04%) Replication
3 25 (6.70%) CLARiiON
4 19 (5.09%) Open Source
4 19 (5.09%) Blackberry
5 17 (4.56%) Client/Server
6 15 (4.02%) e-Health
7 13 (3.49%) FlexPod
8 12 (3.22%) Celerra
9 10 (2.68%) EqualLogic
10 8 (2.14%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.14%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.34%) Symmetrix DMX
11 5 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.34%) Economics
11 5 (1.34%) PKI
11 5 (1.34%) Symmetrix
12 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 180 (48.26%) Windows
2 151 (40.48%) Linux
3 69 (18.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 67 (17.96%) CentOS
5 66 (17.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (10.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (5.63%) UNIX
9 15 (4.02%) Ubuntu
10 14 (3.75%) Windows 2000
11 13 (3.49%) Debian
12 7 (1.88%) VMS
13 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.54%) Solaris
13 2 (0.54%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (32.71%) ITIL
2 33 (8.85%) Load Balancing
3 26 (6.97%) Change Management
3 26 (6.97%) DevOps
4 25 (6.70%) Service Management
5 23 (6.17%) Business Continuity
6 22 (5.90%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (5.63%) Capacity Planning
7 21 (5.63%) Capacity Management
7 21 (5.63%) Service Delivery
8 20 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (4.83%) PRINCE2
10 16 (4.29%) Project Management
10 16 (4.29%) Scrum
10 16 (4.29%) Kanban
11 15 (4.02%) Build Automation
11 15 (4.02%) Mentoring
12 14 (3.75%) Operations Management
13 11 (2.95%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 42 (11.26%) PowerShell
2 30 (8.04%) Perl
3 25 (6.70%) Java
4 24 (6.43%) SQL
5 21 (5.63%) Python
6 20 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 12 (3.22%) Ruby
8 11 (2.95%) PHP
9 9 (2.41%) Korn
10 7 (1.88%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.07%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.54%) C
12 2 (0.54%) C++
12 2 (0.54%) VBScript
12 2 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 116 (31.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 54 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (12.33%) Security Cleared
5 36 (9.65%) Citrix Certification
5 36 (9.65%) MCSE
6 34 (9.12%) CCNP
7 31 (8.31%) CCA
8 29 (7.77%) VCAP
9 27 (7.24%) VTSP
10 26 (6.97%) MCITP
10 26 (6.97%) SC Cleared
11 22 (5.90%) Degree
11 22 (5.90%) NCDA
11 22 (5.90%) NCIE
12 20 (5.36%) CCNA
13 16 (4.29%) MCTS
14 15 (4.02%) CCEE
15 13 (3.49%) VCP5
16 12 (3.22%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.46%) SLA
2 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 255 (68.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 210 (56.30%) vSphere
3 72 (19.30%) Active Directory
4 64 (17.16%) Hyper-V
5 58 (15.55%) VMware ESX
6 51 (13.67%) VMware ESXi
7 43 (11.53%) XenDesktop
8 22 (5.90%) VMware Server
9 20 (5.36%) XenApp
10 17 (4.56%) VMFS
11 9 (2.41%) Xen
12 7 (1.88%) XenServer
12 7 (1.88%) NFS
13 6 (1.61%) Firmware
14 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.54%) KVM
15 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (12.06%) Puppet
2 34 (9.12%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (7.24%) Backup Exec
4 22 (5.90%) NetBackup
5 21 (5.63%) SCOM
6 18 (4.83%) Nagios
6 18 (4.83%) ZABBIX
7 15 (4.02%) Zenoss
8 14 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
9 13 (3.49%) SCCM
10 11 (2.95%) HP SIM
10 11 (2.95%) Ansible
11 9 (2.41%) SCOrch
12 7 (1.88%) HP Data Protector
12 7 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (1.61%) OpenNMS
13 6 (1.61%) SCVMM
13 6 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (1.34%) XenMobile
15 4 (1.07%) Legato
Vendors
1 333 (89.28%) VMware
2 128 (34.32%) Cisco
3 111 (29.76%) Microsoft
4 101 (27.08%) HP
5 99 (26.54%) NetApp
6 84 (22.52%) EMC
7 72 (19.30%) Citrix
8 42 (11.26%) Red Hat
9 35 (9.38%) Symantec
10 29 (7.77%) Dell
11 28 (7.51%) Oracle
12 24 (6.43%) IBM
12 24 (6.43%) Veeam
13 20 (5.36%) 3PAR
14 19 (5.09%) CA
15 18 (4.83%) Sophos
16 15 (4.02%) Perforce
17 14 (3.75%) Brocade
17 14 (3.75%) Veritas
17 14 (3.75%) Acronis
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Flexible benefits, on call allo
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Flexible Benefits, on call allo
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens -medical & share
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens -medical & share
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Totton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: £40,000-£50,000 depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago