The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.01% - -
As % of the System Software category 10.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +22.22%
vCloud
North West

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

System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
60 70 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.05% 10.97% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 52 54 86
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

vCloud
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

vCloud Salary Trend in Merseyside

vCloud
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Liverpool - 6 £57,500 -
vCloud
North West

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (95.24%) Capacity Planning
2 20 (95.24%) PowerShell
2 20 (95.24%) VMware ESX
2 20 (95.24%) EMC
2 20 (95.24%) SAN
2 20 (95.24%) NetApp
3 19 (90.48%) Client/Server
3 19 (90.48%) HP
3 19 (90.48%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (90.48%) VMFS
3 19 (90.48%) VMware Server
3 19 (90.48%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (85.71%) Capacity Management
4 18 (85.71%) e-Health
4 18 (85.71%) Change Management
4 18 (85.71%) SLA
4 18 (85.71%) CA
5 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) DMZ
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 1 (4.76%) Windows
8 1 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
8 1 (4.76%) vSphere
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) iSCSI

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) DMZ
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Consultant
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Specialist
3 7 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Client/Server
2 18 (85.71%) e-Health
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (90.48%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (85.71%) Capacity Management
3 18 (85.71%) Change Management
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (95.24%) VMware ESX
3 19 (90.48%) VMFS
3 19 (90.48%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) EMC
2 20 (95.24%) NetApp
3 19 (90.48%) HP
4 18 (85.71%) CA