The first table below looks at the demand for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +18.27%
System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
273 193 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.43% 5.97% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 165 129 196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

vCloud
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

vCloud Salary Trend in Scotland

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) COM

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 1 (33.33%) Celerra
1 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) HP AIS
2 1 (33.33%) HP ASE
2 1 (33.33%) HP MASE
2 1 (33.33%) VCAP
2 1 (33.33%) CCEE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIA
2 1 (33.33%) NCDA
2 1 (33.33%) NCIE
2 1 (33.33%) VCDX
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
1 1 (33.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam