The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 128 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.67% 0.088% -
As % of the System Software category 3.60% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
+3.88% -20.35%
vCloud
East of England

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

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
389 270 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.51% 11.90% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 295 223 235
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

vCloud
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

vCloud Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

vCloud
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead -7 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Watford - 1 - -
vCloud
East of England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 39 (97.50%) VMware
2 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 36 (90.00%) vSphere
3 35 (87.50%) DNS
3 35 (87.50%) Cisco
3 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 34 (85.00%) DHCP
4 34 (85.00%) SQL Server
4 34 (85.00%) IIS
4 34 (85.00%) Windows 2000
4 34 (85.00%) MS Exchange
4 34 (85.00%) VMware ESX
4 34 (85.00%) Clustering
4 34 (85.00%) NetBackup
4 34 (85.00%) Backup Exec
4 34 (85.00%) Veritas
4 34 (85.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 34 (85.00%) Symantec
4 34 (85.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 34 (85.00%) Sophos
4 34 (85.00%) Citrix
4 34 (85.00%) Blackberry
4 34 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (85.00%) Firewall
4 34 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 34 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (85.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (75.00%) XenApp

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (85.00%) IIS
1 34 (85.00%) MS Exchange
1 34 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 34 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 34 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (87.50%) DNS
2 34 (85.00%) DHCP
2 34 (85.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.50%) NAS
4 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (85.00%) SQL Server
1 34 (85.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 34 (85.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 34 (85.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (2.50%) Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 34 (85.00%) Blackberry
1 34 (85.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Economics
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 34 (85.00%) Windows 2000
2 34 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL
2 2 (5.00%) Service Management
3 1 (2.50%) BCP
3 1 (2.50%) Migration
3 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (2.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.50%) High Availability
3 1 (2.50%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) SC Cleared
1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 36 (90.00%) vSphere
2 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (85.00%) VMware ESX
3 30 (75.00%) XenApp
3 30 (75.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 34 (85.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 34 (85.00%) NetBackup
1 34 (85.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) VMware
2 35 (87.50%) Cisco
2 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 34 (85.00%) Citrix
3 34 (85.00%) Veritas
3 34 (85.00%) Symantec
3 34 (85.00%) Sophos
4 10 (25.00%) Acronis
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) EMC