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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 690 764 775
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +11
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 180 90 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.088% 0.096%
As % of the System Software category 1.54% 0.89% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 139 78 92
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
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
11701 10132 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.70% 9.96% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9706 8726 9557
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 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 22 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 +20 67 £52,500 +16.66% 3
South East +5 63 £45,000 -18.18% 5
North West -5 20 £52,000 +30.81% 2
East of England +14 14 £57,500 +9.52% 1
West Midlands +5 14 £67,500 +22.72%
Yorkshire -26 14 £67,500 +22.72% 1
South West - 9 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 314 (91.55%) VMware
2 246 (71.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (45.48%) vSphere
4 148 (43.15%) Windows
5 146 (42.57%) Linux
6 106 (30.90%) Microsoft
7 102 (29.74%) ITIL
8 101 (29.45%) SAN
9 88 (25.66%) HP
10 85 (24.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 68 (19.83%) Cisco
12 67 (19.53%) VMware ESX
13 63 (18.37%) EMC
14 62 (18.08%) PowerShell
15 60 (17.49%) NetApp
16 59 (17.20%) VMware ESXi
17 53 (15.45%) Citrix
18 51 (14.87%) Security Cleared
19 49 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
20 48 (13.99%) SLA
21 47 (13.70%) Active Directory
21 47 (13.70%) Hyper-V
21 47 (13.70%) NAS
22 45 (13.12%) CentOS
23 44 (12.83%) TCP/IP
24 42 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
25 41 (11.95%) MS Excel
26 40 (11.66%) Degree
27 39 (11.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 38 (11.08%) Cloud Computing

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (9.91%) OpenStack
2 23 (6.71%) Apache
3 19 (5.54%) IIS
4 17 (4.96%) MS Exchange
4 17 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.33%) SAS
7 8 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.17%) Lync
9 2 (0.58%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 41 (11.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.33%) SPSS
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.46%) Summit
2 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (11.08%) Cloud Computing
3 34 (9.91%) IaaS
4 21 (6.12%) PaaS
5 17 (4.96%) SaaS
6 11 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (2.33%) Amazon S3
8 7 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.17%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.58%) Office 365
12 1 (0.29%) Heroku
12 1 (0.29%) Engine Yard
12 1 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 101 (29.45%) SAN
2 47 (13.70%) NAS
3 44 (12.83%) TCP/IP
4 37 (10.79%) VPN
5 36 (10.50%) Firewall
6 35 (10.20%) IPsec
7 25 (7.29%) iSCSI
8 24 (7.00%) SSL
8 24 (7.00%) Internet
9 22 (6.41%) DNS
9 22 (6.41%) LAN
9 22 (6.41%) WAN
10 19 (5.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (3.50%) WAAS
11 12 (3.50%) DMZ
11 12 (3.50%) VLAN
12 11 (3.21%) FTP
12 11 (3.21%) Network Security
13 9 (2.62%) MPLS
13 9 (2.62%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.21%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (2.33%) MySQL
6 7 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.04%) Big Data
7 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (5.25%) Jenkins
2 17 (4.96%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.37%) Maven
4 4 (1.17%) Subversion
5 1 (0.29%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) Ant
5 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.29%) AnthillPro
5 1 (0.29%) FishEye
5 1 (0.29%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.29%) Apache Ivy
General
1 36 (10.50%) Finance
2 8 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (2.33%) Retail
3 6 (1.75%) Legal
3 6 (1.75%) Marketing
4 2 (0.58%) Publishing
4 2 (0.58%) Games
4 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.29%) Banking
5 1 (0.29%) Advertising
5 1 (0.29%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 77 (22.45%) Architect
2 46 (13.41%) Consultant
3 44 (12.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (9.91%) Solutions Architect
5 33 (9.62%) VMware Engineer
6 28 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 27 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
8 26 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
8 26 (7.58%) Technical Specialist
9 22 (6.41%) Administrator
9 22 (6.41%) VMware Specialist
9 22 (6.41%) Virtualisation Architect
10 20 (5.83%) Technical Architect
11 19 (5.54%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
11 19 (5.54%) DevOps Engineer
12 18 (5.25%) Cloud Architect
13 16 (4.66%) VMware Consultant
14 15 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 15 (4.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.16%) Web Services
2 9 (2.62%) J2EE
3 8 (2.33%) COM
4 3 (0.87%) HTML
4 3 (0.87%) CSS
5 2 (0.58%) .NET
6 1 (0.29%) Spring
6 1 (0.29%) SOAP
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.29%) Spring Integration
6 1 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.29%) REST
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.16%) Client/Server
2 24 (7.00%) Clustering
3 23 (6.71%) e-Health
4 17 (4.96%) Open Source
5 14 (4.08%) CLARiiON
6 13 (3.79%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.21%) Mainframe
7 11 (3.21%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (2.62%) FlexPod
9 7 (2.04%) Symmetrix
9 7 (2.04%) Symmetrix DMX
9 7 (2.04%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.04%) Celerra
10 6 (1.75%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.46%) Replication
12 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.17%) Blog
12 4 (1.17%) Social Media
13 3 (0.87%) PKI
13 3 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 148 (43.15%) Windows
2 146 (42.57%) Linux
3 49 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (13.12%) CentOS
5 39 (11.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (5.54%) UNIX
8 14 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (4.08%) Ubuntu
9 9 (2.62%) Debian
10 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.87%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (29.74%) ITIL
2 34 (9.91%) Change Management
3 32 (9.33%) Service Delivery
4 31 (9.04%) Performance Tuning
5 30 (8.75%) Capacity Planning
6 27 (7.87%) Capacity Management
7 26 (7.58%) Load Balancing
8 25 (7.29%) DevOps
9 24 (7.00%) Business Continuity
10 21 (6.12%) Service Management
11 17 (4.96%) PRINCE2
11 17 (4.96%) Scrum
11 17 (4.96%) Kanban
12 15 (4.37%) Build Automation
12 15 (4.37%) Configuration Management
13 13 (3.79%) Knowledge Management
14 11 (3.21%) TOGAF
14 11 (3.21%) Project Management
14 11 (3.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (2.92%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (18.08%) PowerShell
2 32 (9.33%) Java
3 29 (8.45%) Python
4 27 (7.87%) SQL
5 15 (4.37%) Perl
6 14 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.21%) Ruby
8 9 (2.62%) VBScript
9 7 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.17%) PHP
10 4 (1.17%) Korn
11 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.58%) C
12 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 85 (24.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 51 (14.87%) Security Cleared
3 40 (11.66%) Degree
4 36 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (9.91%) SC Cleared
5 34 (9.91%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (8.16%) MCITP
7 24 (7.00%) CCNP
8 18 (5.25%) VCAP
9 17 (4.96%) CCA
9 17 (4.96%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (4.96%) DV Cleared
10 13 (3.79%) MCSE
11 12 (3.50%) NCDA
11 12 (3.50%) NCIE
11 12 (3.50%) VTSP
11 12 (3.50%) MCTS
12 11 (3.21%) CCNA
13 9 (2.62%) VCP5
14 7 (2.04%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (13.99%) SLA
2 4 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 246 (71.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 156 (45.48%) vSphere
3 67 (19.53%) VMware ESX
4 59 (17.20%) VMware ESXi
5 47 (13.70%) Active Directory
5 47 (13.70%) Hyper-V
6 28 (8.16%) VMware Server
7 27 (7.87%) VMFS
8 22 (6.41%) XenDesktop
9 17 (4.96%) Xen
10 12 (3.50%) XenServer
11 9 (2.62%) XenApp
12 5 (1.46%) NFS
13 4 (1.17%) KVM
14 3 (0.87%) Squid
15 2 (0.58%) SRDF
15 2 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 1 (0.29%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 35 (10.20%) Puppet
2 34 (9.91%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (5.25%) Nagios
4 17 (4.96%) SCCM
4 17 (4.96%) SCVMM
5 15 (4.37%) Zenoss
5 15 (4.37%) ZABBIX
6 13 (3.79%) SCOM
7 7 (2.04%) Kibana
7 7 (2.04%) Graylog2
8 6 (1.75%) OpenNMS
8 6 (1.75%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.46%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.46%) logstash
10 4 (1.17%) SCOrch
10 4 (1.17%) Ansible
10 4 (1.17%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.87%) WSUS
11 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 314 (91.55%) VMware
2 106 (30.90%) Microsoft
3 88 (25.66%) HP
4 68 (19.83%) Cisco
5 63 (18.37%) EMC
6 60 (17.49%) NetApp
7 53 (15.45%) Citrix
8 28 (8.16%) CA
9 24 (7.00%) 3PAR
10 20 (5.83%) Oracle
10 20 (5.83%) Red Hat
11 17 (4.96%) Dell
11 17 (4.96%) Veeam
12 15 (4.37%) Perforce
13 13 (3.79%) IBM
14 9 (2.62%) Acronis
15 8 (2.33%) Splunk
15 8 (2.33%) Business Objects
15 8 (2.33%) Cognos
16 7 (2.04%) PlateSpin
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