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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 243 230 254
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 10 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.18% 0.014%
As % of the System Software category 1.57% 1.90% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 1
Average salary £44,250 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,750
% change year-on-year
- -19.28%
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
637 686 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.92% 9.75% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 481 532 418
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Manchester +3 9 £46,000 +11.51% 1
Cheshire +1 1 £39,000 -13.33%
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Broadband
6 4 (33.33%) DSL
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) NCDA
6 4 (33.33%) NCIE
6 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
6 4 (33.33%) FlexPod
7 3 (25.00%) VCAP
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) SCCM
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) Broadband
2 4 (33.33%) DSL
2 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (33.33%) NCDA
2 4 (33.33%) NCIE
3 3 (25.00%) VCAP
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) VCP4
5 1 (8.33%) VCP5
5 1 (8.33%) CCEE
5 1 (8.33%) CCAA
5 1 (8.33%) CCIA
5 1 (8.33%) MCSD
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) CCA
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) VCDX
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) vSphere
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) vMotion
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Zerto
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 12 days ago