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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 244 237 254
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 15 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.065% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.76% 0.59% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 8
Median salary £51,000 £61,250 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.73% +17.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £58,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +19.44%
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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
850 674 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.59% 10.94% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 714 500 662
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
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 4 December 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 -3 11 £51,000 -11.30%
Lancashire - 4 - -
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England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 23 (88.46%) VMware
1 23 (88.46%) vSphere
2 19 (73.08%) PowerShell
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Configuration Management
3 18 (69.23%) Puppet
4 17 (65.38%) Linux
5 15 (57.69%) IIS
5 15 (57.69%) Internet
5 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 15 (57.69%) SCCM
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
6 14 (53.85%) Zerto
6 14 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (53.85%) Ansible
6 14 (53.85%) Veeam
6 14 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (42.31%) Coaching
7 11 (42.31%) vMotion
7 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
7 11 (42.31%) Shell Script
7 11 (42.31%) Web Services
7 11 (42.31%) Python
8 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (30.77%) vRealize

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 15 (57.69%) IIS
2 6 (23.08%) Apache
3 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Office 365
3 4 (15.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (15.38%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (15.38%) Amazon S3
3 4 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (15.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Internet
2 8 (30.77%) DHCP
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) IPsec
3 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) IPv4
5 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
5 3 (11.54%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Design Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Senior VMware Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) LAMP
3 4 (15.38%) RESTful
4 3 (11.54%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 4 (15.38%) PKI
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Unix
6 3 (11.54%) CentOS
6 3 (11.54%) Debian
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 14 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (42.31%) Coaching
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 4 (15.38%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) High Availability
6 3 (11.54%) Network Management
7 1 (3.85%) Presales
7 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) PowerShell
2 11 (42.31%) Python
2 11 (42.31%) Shell Script
3 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) VCAP
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) vSphere
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (69.23%) Puppet
2 15 (57.69%) SCCM
3 14 (53.85%) Ansible
3 14 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (42.31%) vMotion
5 8 (30.77%) vRealize
6 4 (15.38%) PowerCLI
6 4 (15.38%) RANCID
7 3 (11.54%) Nagios
7 3 (11.54%) Salt
7 3 (11.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) VMware
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Veeam
3 14 (53.85%) Zerto
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Juniper
5 3 (11.54%) Dell