The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 216 240 232
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 8 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.098% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 1.35% 0.96% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 21
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -2.17%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
vCloud
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 North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
593 622 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.85% 10.19% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 479 489 540
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing vCloud as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

vCloud
Salary Trend in the North West

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

vCloud Salary Trend in the North West

vCloud
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

vCloud Salary Histogram in the North West

vCloud
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Cheshire +26 2 £50,000 +28.20%
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing vCloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) VCAP
4 4 (40.00%) Private Cloud
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) vRealize
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) CentOS
5 3 (30.00%) Use Case
6 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 2 (20.00%) Heroku
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (20.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 2 (20.00%) Presales
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) DNS

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (20.00%) Heroku
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Force.com
4 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Presales Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) CMMI
4 1 (10.00%) Content Development
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) VCAP
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MBA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) vRealize
2 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam